December 3, 2021 By David Randall NEW YORK (Reuters) – Star stock picker Cathie Wood’s ARK Innovation ETF tumbled more than 7% and hit its lowest level since November 2020 on Friday as bets on a more aggressive Federal Reserve pushed investors to sell the high-growth, high-valuation stocks that rallied during the early stages of […]

December 3, 2021 (Reuters) – A spate of tyre failures during last month’s Qatar Grand Prix were caused by running over the circuit’s kerbs and not due to any production defects, Pirelli said on Friday. Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas, Williams pair George Russell and Nicholas Latifi and McLaren’s Lando Norris suffered left-front failures during the floodlit […]

December 3, 2021 JERUSALEM (Reuters) – A six-year-old boy, the sole survivor of an Italian cable car disaster who was kidnapped and taken to Israel by his grandfather, flew back to Italy on Friday night following a nearly three-month custody battle, the boy’s aunt said. Israel’s Supreme Court this week rejected a request by Eitan […]

December 3, 2021 By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) -A lawyer for Donald Trump on Friday urged a U.S. appeals court to find the former president immune from author E. Jean Carroll’s defamation lawsuit arising from her allegation that he raped her, an argument Carroll’s lawyer said would put him “above the law.” Alina Habba, […]

December 3, 2021 WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday signed legislation funding federal agencies through mid-February, the White House said, averting a government shutdown after some Republicans had threatened a standoff over COVID-19 vaccine mandates. The law funds the U.S. government through Feb. 18, giving the narrowly divided Congress another 11 weeks to […]

December 3, 2021 By Daniel Wiessner (Reuters) -Tesla Inc has asked a U.S. court to affirm its recent victory in an arbitration with a former engineer who claimed the automaker fired and defamed her for raising concerns about defective floormats and contracting practices. In a petition filed in San Francisco federal court on Thursday, Tesla […]

December 3, 2021 By Shadia Nasralla and Ron Bousso LONDON (Reuters) – Up until a few days ago, the leadership of British North Sea producer Siccar Point was negotiating the sale of a stake in the promising Cambo oil development to another private equity-backed company, NEO, sources told Reuters. But on Thursday Royal Dutch Shell, […]

December 3, 2021 PARIS (Reuters) – Paris Saint Germain forward Lionel Messi has “incredible talent” and the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner will soon fire on all cylinders, manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday. Messi stunned the sports world when he left boyhood club Barcelona and joined PSG on a two-year deal in the close season. […]

December 3, 2021 MILAN (Reuters) – UniCredit’s German arm is set to take a significant portion of the around 3,000 voluntary redundancies expected under the Italian bank’s new business plan, a person close to the matter said. Bloomberg News reported earlier on Friday half of the expected job cuts would hit the group’s German operations. […]

December 3, 2021 By Steve Scherer and David Shepardson OTTAWA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The main trucking lobbies in Canada and the United States are warning that vaccine and testing requirements for workers will further disrupt supply chains because there is already a dire shortage of drivers. Canada will require vaccines for truck drivers starting in January, […]

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