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Notable NY politician gets furlough from BOP as he is "considered for home confinement"

When I saw the headline of this new New York Post piece, "Sheldon Silver released early on furlough after less than a year in prison," I thought the paper was misusing a term because furloughs from federal prison seem extraordinarily rare. But the story explains it has the right term: Disgraced former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sprung from federal prison early on furlough — while he awaits a decision from the agency on whether he can serve out the remainder of his term in...
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The 10 best places to shop for men's underwear

Tommy John Underwear is the one thing you wear every day, but probably hardly put any thought into. It may be time for an upgrade in comfort and style - and here are the best places to shop. Our favorite places to buy underwear include Tommy John, Saxx, MeUndies, Bombas, and All Citizens. If there's one article of clothing you wear every day, it's a pair of underwear. They've become such a standard wardrobe staple that most people put little to no thought into the kinds they b...
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2021 has seen the weakest start to central bank gold buying in over a decade, the World Gold Council says

Getty Images Central banks have offloaded 16.7 tonnes of total global gold reserves in 2021. Gold prices are down 11% from January 5 highs of roughly $1949 per ounce. Banks did add 8.8 tonnes to global gold reserves in February, however. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. 2021 has been a bad year for gold lovers. The precious metal is down more than 8% year-to-date while digital alternatives like bitcoin continue their historic run.To add to gold bul...
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2020 2021 2022 ACA Health Insurance Premium Tax Credit Percentages

If you buy health insurance from healthcare.gov or a state-run ACA exchange, up through the year 2020, whether you qualify for a premium tax credit is determined by your income relative to the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). You didn’t qualify for a premium tax credit if your income was above 400% of FPL. That was a hard cutoff. See Stay Off the ACA Premium Subsidy Cliff. The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (also known as President Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus package) removed the hard cutoff...
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Is Yahoo Answers Dying? Yes, Son, Yes It Is

Yahoo announced on Monday that it will soon send its Answers service to that great trash bin in the sky, bringing about 15 years’ worth of absurd, typo-ridden questioning and equally irreverent answering to an end. Read more...
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US services expand at the fastest pace since 2014 amid surging demand, IHS says

Kyle Lee (front), barista and Richie Woo (back), barista, prepare take-out only orders for customers at Henry's House of Coffee on Monday, March 1, 2021 in San Francisco, Calif. Lea Suzuki/The San Francisco Chronicle/Getty Images IHS Markit's gauge of service-sector activity rose to 59.8 last month from 58.3. The reading signals the fastest rate of expansion since 2014. Still, ISM's industry gauge declined as supplier pressures and costs cut into business optimism. Visit the Business s...
Tags: US, Trends, Silver, ISM, Chris Williamson, Jpmorgan, IHS, Bureau of Economic Analysis, PMI, Institute for Supply Management, Daniel Silver, IHS Markit, Kyle Lee, Ben Winck, Richie Woo, Henry s House of Coffee


How to invest in silver, a precious metal that both diversifies your portfolio and rises with new tech industries

Bullion bars and coins are the "purest" way to invest in silver, but silver-company stocks and silver -tracking funds and notes can be more convenient to own. VladK213/Getty Images You can buy silver in two basic ways: physical bullion (bars, coins) or silver-backed securities (stocks, funds, ETNs). While bullion is a "purer," more direct way to own silver, securities are easier to hold and can appreciate. Silver offers a long-term hedge against inflation and stocks, but also benefits from...
Tags: London, Trends, Alternative Investments, Gold, Markets, Fresnillo, Commodities, United States, Switzerland, Reddit, Warren Buffett, Silver, Paas, Lse, Freelance, Invesco


The Dallas Mavericks have refrained from playing the national anthem before home games

The Portland Trail Blazers and Dallas Mavericks kneel during the national anthem before an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Kim Klement/ AP Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks, opted not to play the national anthem before home games. Cuban said he supports his players kneeling during the national anthem as a form of protest. NBA rulebook states players must stand during the national anthem, but the rule has not been enforced. Visit the Busines...
Tags: Politics, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, America, Trends, Mark Cuban, Nba, Espn, Silver, Black Lives Matter, Portland Trail Blazers, Adam Silver, Mavericks, Orlando Florida, Azmi Haroun, Kneeling Protest


Is silver a good investment? A beginner's guide to silver and the role it can play in your portfolio

Though often dismissed as "the poor man's gold," silver offers investment advantages in its own right, as well as some of gold's strengths. Bet_Noire/Getty Images Silver is seen as a safe haven investment in uncertain times, a hedge against inflation and stocks. Silver's use as an industrial metal in many fields also affects its price performance and outlook. Silver is cheaper than gold, but more thinly traded, making it more volatile and illiquid. Visit Business Insider's Investin...
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US Mint couldn't meet demand for gold and silver coins due to pandemic buying

Sale of bullion rose 258% as investors raced for safe havens and online activists launched a buying frenzy The United States Mint was unable to meet surging demand for its gold and silver bullion coins in 2020 and through January, due partly to pandemic-driven demand and plant capacity issues, it said.Sales of US gold bullion coins rose 258% last year while silver coin demand was up 28%, the Mint said on Tuesday. Heavy buying has continued in 2021, it said, squeezing supplies, which had already ...
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Joel Silver and Daryl Katz Settle Dispute Over Silver Pictures

Producer Joel Silver has officially settled his long-running dispute with Canadian billionaire Daryl Katz, six years after the two went into business together. Silver exited his namesake company, Silver Pictures, in 2019, but the two sides continued to wage a legal battle in arbitration. Katz accused Silver of failing to meet his projections due to […]
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GameStop shares plunge as traders dump stock

Reddit-inspired surge in stocks such as struggling video games store and AMC dive as hedge funds close positionsShares in GameStop plunged by 60% in early trading on Wall Street as the trading mania sparked by small investors that sent its stock surging and cost hedge funds billions of dollars faded.The struggling video game store chain has been the focal point of a battle by small traders using forums such as Reddit to punish Wall Street hedge funds that have bet billions on certain stocks fall...
Tags: Business, Technology, Money, Investments, Amc, Shares, World news, Commodities, Financial Sector, US news, Stock Markets, Reddit, Silver, Hedge Funds, Gamestop, ButGameStop


Australian investors warned to be careful as GameStop share frenzy spreads

Wild volatility in local stocks such as shopping centre operator Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield and the silver price sparks Asic concernAustralia’s financial regulator has warned retail stock-pickers to be extra careful about where they invest their money as the social media-driven market frenzy for GameStop shares spills into other markets such as silver amid wild volatility in values.With the lure of huge profits from punts in the US retail chain depicted as a chance to beat financial giants at the...
Tags: Business, US, Investing, Australia news, Stock Markets, Silver, Gamestop, Australian economy, Unibail Rodamco Westfield


Silver spikes as much as 13% to an 8-year high as Reddit day traders turn their buying power towards a fresh target

Alizar Raldes/Getty Images Silver jumped as much as 13% on Monday as amateur investors piled in, before slipping back slightly. The so-called silver squeeze follows the Reddit-driven surge in GameStop shares last week. But the rally sparked controversy on Reddit, with users saying GameStop should remain the target. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The price of silver jumped as much as 13% to a near 8-year high on Monday in the latest attempt by ama...
Tags: London, US, Trends, Markets, Fresnillo, Commodities, Reddit, Silver, Silver Price, Futures, Gamestop, Blackrock, Wells Fargo, RBC Capital Markets, Short Squeeze, Cameron Winklevoss


Silver spikes 13% to 8-year high as Reddit day traders turn their buying power towards a fresh target

Alizar Raldes/Getty Images The price of silver jumped as much as 13%, to $30.35 per ounce, on Monday as amateur investors piled in. The metal hovered near an eight-year high. The so-called silver squeeze follows the Reddit-driven surge in GameStop shares last week. But the rally sparked controversy on Reddit, with users saying GameStop should remain the target. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The price of silver on Monday jumped as much as 13%, to...
Tags: London, US, Trends, Markets, Fresnillo, Commodities, Reddit, Silver, Silver Price, Futures, Gamestop, Blackrock, Wells Fargo, RBC Capital Markets, Short Squeeze, AXi


Silver price hits eight-year high – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: Silver hits $30 for first time since 2013Introduction: Silver price soars as retail frenzy continuesAPMEX: dramatic shift in demandBut analysts warn rally could stumbleWallStreetBets post argues silver squeeze is hedge fund plot 12.21pm GMT Media news: The New European, the weekly title launched five years ago to battle Brexit, has been bought by a consortium of investors including ex-BBC director general and New York Times ch...
Tags: Europe, Business, China, Economics, UK News, World news, Commodities, US news, Stock Markets, Bbc, Britain, New York Times, Reddit, Lionel Barber, Ftse, Silver


Global stocks jump as retail investors shift focus to silver after a massive short-seller squeeze

Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images Global stocks jumped on Monday as the retail investor army turned a new darling asset: silver.The world's largest silver-backed ETF posted a record $1 billion in inflows as of Friday, the FT reported.Silver surfers sent London's benchmark index and UK mining stocks higher on the new short-squeeze.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Global shares rose on Monday as retail investors shifted focus to the silver market, showi...
Tags: Hong Kong, Japan, UK, London, Germany, US, Trends, Bank Of America, Joe Biden, Gop, Reddit, Silver, Biden, Financial Times, Gamestop, Wells Fargo


Silver price hits eight-year high as retail traders pile in – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: Silver hits $30 for first time since 2013Introduction: Silver price soars as retail frenzy continuesAPMEX: dramatic shift in demandBut analysts warn rally could stumbleFull story: Redditors set their sights on silver after GameStop frenzy 10.15am GMT The Financial Times flags up that those hoping to hurt Wall Street banks by piling into silver could get stung.“It’s a fools’ errand, it’s financial anarchy; somebody is going to...
Tags: Business, London, Economics, UK News, World news, Commodities, US news, Stock Markets, Reddit, Ftse, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Silver, Norman, Financial Times, Gamestop, Redditors


'I thought long Covid would kill me' - Welsh triathlete Silver

Welsh triathlete Chris Silver says the effects of suspected 'long Covid' were so severe that he thought he may never recover.
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NBA Players Could Assist With COVID-19 Vaccination Advocacy

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We've Hit the 'Collectable Gold Masks' Stage of the Pandemic

Face masks are an absolute necessity during the coronavirus pandemic. They help protect the wearer and, more importantly, the people around them. Yet, they also cover the majority of people’s faces, and it can be dull to wear a generic surgical mask or even the same cloth mask over and over again. Some people have…Read more...
Tags: Health, Science, Gold, Silver, Face Masks, Coronavirus, Covid 19


Newly-released Georgia Senate runoff polls show Democratic candidates with a widening lead

Georgia Democratic Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock greet each other onstage during the "Vote GA Blue" concert for Georgia Democratic Senate candidates Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff at New Birth Church on December 28, 2020. Paras Griffin/Getty Images The two Georgia Senate runoff elections will decide whether Republicans maintain control of the Senate. If Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock both win, Democrats will control the legislative and executive branches, allowing f...
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Newly released Georgia Senate runoff poll finds Democratic candidates with widening leads

Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock, Democratic US Senate candidates in Georgia, greet each other at an event on Monday. Paras Griffin/Getty Images The two Georgia Senate runoff elections next Tuesday will decide whether Republicans maintain control of the Senate. If Jon Ossoff and the Rev. Raphael Warnock both win, Democrats will control the legislative and executive branches, allowing for President-elect Joe Biden to more easily accomplish his legislative goals. A newly released poll from JMC...
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NBA commissioner Adam Silver confident season will go on safely

NBA commissioner Adam Silver didn’t wait to be asked the question on everyone’s mind before going ahead and answering it at the top of his hour-long conference call with reporters on Monday, the day before the NBA’s 2020-21 season is set to begin – outside of a bubble to protect those involved from the coronavirus. “I’ve been asked many times, ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the current state of the pandemic?’” said Silver, referencing the COVID-19 pandemic that continues to surge a...
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NBA commissioner: ‘A presumption of innocence’ as league investigates Clippers

NBA commissioner Adam Silver cautioned that the league is giving the Clippers the benefit of the doubt as they investigate allegations made in a lawsuit filed last week regarding the team’s recruitment of All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard in 2019. “We take due process incredibly seriously in this league,” Silver said during a conference call with reporters on Monday, a day before the start of the 2020-21 season. “And while it’s our job to investigate when allegations are made, there’s always a pres...
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Is Silver A Safe Investment In 2021?

Humans have been investing in silver for decades, with the precious metal serving as a valuable alternative to traditional stock trading. Like gold, silver is a safe haven asset. During 2020, as more alternative investment options open up, many are wondering if silver is still a safe investment. In this article, we’re going to answer just that. The Current State of Silver. Silver hit an eleven-year low this year. However, in March 2020, the metal reached $11.74 an ounce. Since then, it had re...
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Cap On Paying Back ACA Health Insurance Subsidy Premium Tax Credit

For the most part, the ACA health insurance subsidy, aka the premium tax credit, is set up such that it doesn’t matter how much you receive upfront when you enroll. The upfront subsidy is only an estimate. The final subsidy is squared up on your tax return. If you didn’t receive the subsidy when you enrolled but your actual income qualifies, you will get the subsidy as a tax credit when you file your tax return. If the government paid more subsidy than your actual income qualifies for, you will ...
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Disney Plus Unscripted Executive Dan Silver Joins Netflix

Disney Plus’ vice president of nonfiction originals Dan Silver has exited the streamer for a new role at Netflix, Variety has confirmed. Silver will take on the role of director of documentary feature films at Netflix. He will report to Lisa Nishimura, vice president of independent film and documentary features. Silver has a long history […]
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A Gift For the Nursing Mama

In a year like no other, chances are if you know someone pregnant or with a newborn, you may not be able to see them this year. Many aunties, uncles, and grandparents are experiencing the joy of a new family member virtually. We love spoiling newborns but if you’re looking for something for mom, I’ve recently been introduced to a company that may have something quite coveted by new moms and moms-to-be. And, it’s a small gift that you can have shipped to her that can help immensely. S...
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ForeverCar Extended Warranty Review (2020)

ForeverCar offers four coverage plans to choose from, each with a monthly payment option.The provider has received much positive customer feedback, with many reviews mentioning knowledgeable staff and affordable extended coverage.After receiving a quote from ForeverCar, compare it to a few of our vetted providers to make sure you’re getting the best coverage at the best price possible. Affiliate disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you purchase the products below. ...
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