New York Governor Cuomo: Trump Administration Fueling “Politics of Division”

This video was published by QuickTake by Bloomberg: “When you are violent, it creates a scapegoat to shift the blame. It allows the President of the United States to tweet about ‘looting’ rather than murder by a police officer.” New York Governor Cuomo denounced President Donald Trump for fueling continuing violence during protests over the … Read more New York Governor Cuomo: Trump Administration Fueling “Politics of Division”

U.S. Protests: Mayor de Blasio Responds to Police Vehicle Driving Into Crowd in New York

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio addressed a widely shared video of a police vehicle driving into a crowd in Brooklyn on Saturday, saying the protesters were in the wrong. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called his comments “unacceptable.” Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: … Read more U.S. Protests: Mayor de Blasio Responds to Police Vehicle Driving Into Crowd in New York

NASA Administrator Explains Weather Mishap Ahead of Second Try for Historic SpaceX Launch

SpaceX pressed ahead with its second attempt to launch astronauts for NASA — a historic first for a private company — but more stormy weather threatened more delays. Elon Musk’s company came within 17 minutes Wednesday of launching a pair of NASA astronauts for the first time in nearly a decade from the U.S., before … Read more NASA Administrator Explains Weather Mishap Ahead of Second Try for Historic SpaceX Launch

CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez Arrested Covering George Floyd Protests in Minneapolis

A CNN reporter and his crew were arrested and released by police in Minneapolis early Friday, after a night of continued protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was handcuffed on the ground while police knelt on his back and neck. CNN’s Omar Jimenez, who the cable network said identifies … Read more CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez Arrested Covering George Floyd Protests in Minneapolis

Von der Leyen Outlines $825 Billion Coronavirus Stimulus for European Union

The European Union has stepped back from the brink. Again. Unprecedented in nature and ambitious in scope, the 2.4 trillion euros ($2.6 trillion) in total recovery spending unveiled by the EU — anchored by 750 billion euros of joint debt issuance — has already started to calm jittery markets and it might just restore a … Read more Von der Leyen Outlines $825 Billion Coronavirus Stimulus for European Union

China Approves Hong Kong Security Bill

Chinese lawmakers approved a proposal for sweeping new national security legislation in Hong Kong, defying a threat by U.S. President Donald Trump to respond strongly to a measure that democracy advocates say will curb essential freedoms in the city. The National People’s Congress, China’s rubber-stamp legislature, approved the draft decision by a vote of 2,878-1 … Read more China Approves Hong Kong Security Bill

SpaceX Delayed: Florida Weather Postpones Historic Launch With NASA Astronauts to Saturday

The launch of a SpaceX rocket ship with two NASA astronauts on a history-making flight into orbit has been called off with 16 minutes to go in the countdown because of the danger of lightning. Liftoff is rescheduled for Saturday. The spacecraft was set to blast off Wednesday afternoon for the International Space Station, ushering … Read more SpaceX Delayed: Florida Weather Postpones Historic Launch With NASA Astronauts to Saturday

Will We Ever Go Back to the Office?

Should we work from home forever? Join us for a live discussion with Bloomberg Opinion’s Sarah Green Carmichael about the future of work in a post-coronavirus world. Rather than bring employees back anytime soon, Sarah says organizations should settle into remote work for the long haul — as some are beginning to do. Google and … Read more Will We Ever Go Back to the Office?

Burundi Ruling Party Candidate Wins Vote Rejected by Rival

Burundian ruling party candidate Evariste Ndayishimiye won the nation’s presidential election, which was marred by violence and health concerns because of the coronavirus outbreak. The outcome was immediately rejected by the opposition. Ndayishimiye won with 68.7% of the ballots cast on May 20, according to the Independent National Electoral Commission. His main rival, Agathon Rwasa, … Read more Burundi Ruling Party Candidate Wins Vote Rejected by Rival

15-Year Rule of Burundi’s ‘Paramount Leader’ Ends with Election

Burundi ruling party candidate Evariste Ndayishimiye won last week’s presidential election, which was marred by violence and health concerns because of the coronavirus outbreak. Ndayishimiye won with 68.7% of the ballots cast on May 20, according to the Independent National Electoral Commission. His main rival, Agathon Rwasa, got 24.2%, the commission announced on Monday. Burundi’s … Read more 15-Year Rule of Burundi’s ‘Paramount Leader’ Ends with Election

Is ethereum setting up for a bull run?

Cryptocurrency analysts feel ethereum is becoming a staking platform. Insights via @CME Group : https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake by Bloomberg is a global news … Read more Is ethereum setting up for a bull run?

Coronavirus: Nursing Home Uses Plexiglass to Connect Loved Ones During Covid-19

A nursing home in Montijo, central Portugal, has created a special visiting room with a plexiglass screen, allowing relatives to visit their loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic while abiding by social distancing rules. It was a touching moment when Jose, an 84-year-old care home resident near Lisbon, was reunited with his son on Monday. … Read more Coronavirus: Nursing Home Uses Plexiglass to Connect Loved Ones During Covid-19

MIT Professor’s Moderna Stake on Brink of Topping $1 Billion

Another early investor of Moderna Inc. is on the cusp of owning a stake worth at least $1 billion after the biotech firm reported encouraging early trial results for an experimental Covid-19 vaccine. The value of board member Bob Langer’s 3.2% holding, including stock options, rose to $934.3 million Monday, as the shares surged 20% … Read more MIT Professor’s Moderna Stake on Brink of Topping $1 Billion

Trump Aide Accuses China of Using Travelers to ‘Seed’ Virus

The Trump administration stepped up its campaign of blaming China for the deadly coronavirus pandemic, with a top aide suggesting Beijing sent airline passengers to spread the infection worldwide. “The virus was spawned in Wuhan province, patient zero was in November,” White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said on ABC’s “This Week.” “The Chinese, behind … Read more Trump Aide Accuses China of Using Travelers to ‘Seed’ Virus

Moderna Announces ‘Encouraging’ Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Results

Moderna, a Massachusetts-based biotech company, says its experimental vaccine against the coronavirus showed ‘encouraging’ results in the early stages of testing. The vaccine triggered immune responses in 8 healthy, middle-aged volunteers by generating antibodies similar to those seen in people who have recovered from Covid-19. The next phase is determining the size of the dose … Read more Moderna Announces ‘Encouraging’ Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Results