GAO Report Finds U.S. Sent Billions in Coronavirus Stimulus Checks to Dead People

The federal government’s quick action to issue stimulus payments in the wake of the coronavirus crisis led to more than a billion dollars of fraudulent payments, while slow action to address the health risks might have worsened the outbreak, according to a report by a government watchdog. “In emergency situations, such as the Covid-19 pandemic, … Read more GAO Report Finds U.S. Sent Billions in Coronavirus Stimulus Checks to Dead People

Roundup Not Carcinogenic, Formula Won’t Change After Settlement: Bayer CEO

Jun.25 — Bayer AG Chief Executive Officer Werner Baumann discusses the settlement to resolve U.S. lawsuits over its weedkiller Roundup, his firm’s acquisition of Monsanto, and investments in the health and nutrition markets. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Guy Johnson on “Bloomberg Markets.”

LVMH backs down on renegotiating Tiffany deal

French luxury goods giant LVMH is not asking to renegotiate its $16.2-billion acquisition of U.S. jewelry chain Tiffany after deliberating whether to do so, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality … Read more LVMH backs down on renegotiating Tiffany deal

Erdogan spokesman: ‘France and those supporting Haftar are on wrong side of Libyan conflict’

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Ibrahim Kalin, a spokesman for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, discussed the situation in Libya, where Turkey has sent troops in support of the UN-backed Tripoli-based government. He also talked about Syria and the dispute with the Trump administration over Turkey’s acquisition of Russian S-400 air defence systems. Subscribe to France … Read more Erdogan spokesman: ‘France and those supporting Haftar are on wrong side of Libyan conflict’

Erdogan adviser: ‘France and those supporting Haftar are on wrong side of Libyan conflict’

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Ibrahim Kalin, a special adviser and spokesperson for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, discussed the situation in Libya, where Turkey has sent troops in support of the UN-backed Tripoli-based government. He also talked about Syria and the dispute with the Trump administration over Turkey’s acquisition of Russia S-400 air defence … Read more Erdogan adviser: ‘France and those supporting Haftar are on wrong side of Libyan conflict’

Tech giant opposes restrictions, seeks a solution

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced on May 15 that it will impose new restrictions on Huawei’s acquisition of semiconductors. On Monday, the Chinese telecom giant condemned the decision and said it is looking for a solution. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on … Read more Tech giant opposes restrictions, seeks a solution

“It feels like theft” – Hamilton land owner fighting compulsory acquisition | nzherald.co.nz

They believe the land in question is worth several hundred thousand dollars but the council maintains the road widening and infrastructure for the subdivision adds value to the property, and are offering no compensation. Full story: http://nzh.tw/12325537 Subscribe: https://goo.gl/LP45jX Check out our playlists: https://goo.gl/Swd249 Like NZ Herald on Facebook: https://goo.gl/tUC4oq Follow NZ Herald on Instagram: https://goo.gl/oLicXe Follow … Read more “It feels like theft” – Hamilton land owner fighting compulsory acquisition | nzherald.co.nz

Disney Takes $1.4 Billion Coronavirus Hit, With Worse to Come

Walt Disney Co. investors got a taste of just how bad the coronavirus pandemic will be for the world’s largest entertainment company. The crisis cost Disney as much as $1.4 billion in lost profit last quarter, the company said Tuesday, with $1 billion coming from shuttered theme parks alone, and nearly every part of its … Read more Disney Takes $1.4 Billion Coronavirus Hit, With Worse to Come

Recapping one of the wildest NBA seasons in history | NBA on ESPN

ESPN reporter Royce Young reflects on the most notable moments of the 2019-20 NBA season, including the Los Angeles Lakers’ acquisition of Anthony Davis to pair with LeBron James, New Orleans Pelican rookie Zion Williamson’s debut season, Kobe Bryant’s sudden death, and the season’s indefinite suspension because of the coronavirus pandemic. Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ … Read more Recapping one of the wildest NBA seasons in history | NBA on ESPN