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PowerSite Pro Profile: A Stamford, CT Single Property Website

We are excited to present this PowerSite Pro single property Website: 1117westoverroad.com Marketed by Berkshire Hathaway REALTOR® Thomas Vozzella, the property is a five-bedroom home in Stamford, Connecticut. Using our new PowerSite Pro platform Thomas has added: lots of high definition photos a detailed description a bio including contact information. Thomas has spent 18 years in real estate sales, marketing and office management experience, and always places the customer...
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Oil Edges Higher Alongside Equities With Stimulus Hopes Growing - Bloomberg

Oil Edges Higher Alongside Equities With Stimulus Hopes Growing - Bloomberg Oil gained for a third day as a Democratic sweep in the U.S. stoked optimism around the prospect of more fiscal stimulus under the incoming Joe Biden administration. The slight rise of less than 1% on Thursday left futures in New York at their highest since late February. Prices tracked a move higher in equities as Democrats are poised to take control of the Senate, House and presidency, setting the stage for addit...
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3 doctors who received the Pfizer vaccine discuss their side effects and why they chose to get vaccinated

Dr. Michael Bernstein receiving the Pfizer vaccine last week. Dr. Michael Bernstein Last week, the FDA authorized emergency use of the two-dose Pfizer vaccine to battle the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Frontline healthcare workers have been first in line to receive the vaccine, including three doctors who spoke to Business Insider about what it was like to receive the first dose. Dr. Michael Bernstein from Connecticut says he had muscle soreness for about 24 hours after the shot, as did Dr....
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I flew from New York to Boston and returned on Amtrak. Here's why the train blew the plane out of the water during the pandemic.

Riding Amtrak during the pandemic. Thomas Pallini/Business Insider The New York-Boston sector of the Northeast is short enough where train travel actually rivals air travel in time and cost. Five airlines now fly between the two cities from three airports in the New York area and compete with Amtrak's Northeast Regional and Acela services.   While each traveler has their own preference, the pandemic has forced flyers and riders to factor in health and safety when making their travel choice...
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Home Value Growth Breaks Records as Rents Stabilize

Impressive late-year metrics set up 2021 as a banner year – Annual rent appreciation rose from 0.7% in October to 1.1% in November, bouncing back after an eight-month trend downward – Home values posted both the largest monthly and quarterly increases in Zillow records dating back to 1996 – Strong growth is expected in 2021 for sales, rents and home values as vaccine optimism rises and market forces remain Seattle, WA – Dec. 18, 2020 (PRNewswire) — Rent appreciation began to recover ...
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Pfizer's vaccine authorization means 2.9 million high-risk people will get the shot within days - the first step in a 9-month path to normalcy

A nurse prepares to inject staff with the Pfizer/BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine at Bradley Manor residential care home in the UK on December 9, 2020. Liam McBurney/PA Images via Getty Images The FDA has authorized the first coronavirus vaccine in the US, a two-dose regimen from Pfizer and BioNTech. Some frontline healthcare workers and residents of long-term care facilities could receive the shots in as little as 24 hours, likely on Monday. The US could immunize 20 million people by the end of ...
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Most coronavirus cases spread from people with no symptoms, CDC says in new report

A diner has his temperature checked at Manhattan restaurant Daniel on September 30, 2020, the first day that indoor dining is allowed in New York City since the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak. People who are infected with the coronavirus but show no symptoms probably account for most coronavirus transmission, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported on Friday. That includes people who are asymptomatic and those who have not yet developed symptoms. Anthony Fauci warn...
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China curtailed travel ahead of the Lunar New Year. As Thanksgiving approaches, the US is ignoring that example.

A family celebrates Thanksgiving in 2016 in Stamford, Connecticut. John Moore/Getty On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised against traveling for Thanksgiving. But millions of Americans still plan to see relatives and host large, multi-household gatherings. Ahead of the Lunar New Year, Chinese authorities banned large gatherings and put hotspots in lockdown, which experts say reduced coronavirus spread. Much of the US does not seem to be following that example. ...
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9 public-health experts share their own Thanksgiving plans: Most are staying home, but some will gather outdoors with masks

Dr. Anthony Fauci, left, will be skipping an extended family Thanksgiving this year. Al Drago/AFP via Getty Images, filadendron/Getty Images As Thanksgiving approaches, Americans must decide whether to gather with their loved ones amid the dramatic surge in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. Many public-health experts, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, are tweaking holiday traditions and hunkering down at home with just their immediate families. Here's how nine public-health experts are c...
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The best Airbnbs with pools in the US

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb Due to COVID-19, not everyone feels comfortable diving into a shared hotel or local pool.Those without their own pools can book an Airbnb getaway to lounge poolside instead.While cold weather might be just around the corner, plenty of these rentals are in places that stay warm all year, others include heated pools, and some are so good you just might want to book them now for next summer.We ...
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OxyContin maker to plead guilty in $8 billion settlement

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and GEOFF MULVIHILL | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin, the powerful prescription painkiller that experts say helped touch off an opioid epidemic, will plead guilty to three federal criminal charges as part of a settlement of more than $8 billion, Justice Department officials told The Associated Press. The company will plead guilty to three counts, including conspiracy to defraud the United States and violating federal anti-kickback...
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All the Lightness as they Rotate Towards Winter: Chad Salmela and the Family in Finland

FOMO: Fear of missing out. FOMO through the lens of envy is probably not the way to thrive. FOMO through the lens of seizing the day, on the other hand, has a lovely ring to it. Chad Salmela: biathlete, skier, running coach, forever linked with “HERE COMES DIGGINS”, husband, and parent. He is also the lone member of his family of four without a Finnish passport, although he has Finnish ancestry. His wife, Mimmu, hails from Finland, son Taavi (11), and daughter Iita (9) are all Finnish citizen...
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Oil falls 5% as economic outlook dims with rising virus cases | Reuters

Oil falls 5% as economic outlook dims with rising virus cases | Reuters:Oil prices plunged about 5% on Monday, weakening as rising coronavirus cases stoked worries about global demand, and a potential return of Libyan production bolstered oversupply fears.Crude oil followed other equities and commodities markets in turning risk-averse on Monday as rising COVID-19 infection rates in Europe and other countries prompted renewed lockdown measures, casting doubt over economic recovery.“We’re seeing m...
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Meet Steve Cohen, the controversial hedge-fund billionaire who just agreed to buy the New York Mets and owns mansions in some of America's swankiest ZIP codes

Steven Cohen, the new owner of the New York Mets. Lucy Nicholson/REUTERS; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Billionaire hedge-fund manager Steve Cohen signed an agreement to buy the New York Mets, pending approval from other Major League Baseball team owners. Cohen was banned from investing between 2016 and 2019 following a lawsuit with the SEC, Bloomberg reported. Cohen has a large portfolio of luxury real estate that spans from the Hamptons to Connecticut to Los Angeles. He has a net worth o...
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A state-by-state look at unemployment in America: 50 people share how they're getting by — and what's next

The Unemployed States of America. Courtesy of LaTrell Smith, Paul Krueger, Callie Price, Julia Bauer, Eric Witiw, Julia Sayers Gokhale, Paula Jan Beasley, Erin Zettell, Stephanie Becerra, Beatrice Johnson, Reuben Harness, and Kimberly Stephens; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The Unemployed States of America takes readers deep inside the decimated American workforce. Business Insider gathered stories from 50 people facing unemployment in their states to see how they're coping during the coro...
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Catholic Church lobbied for $1.4 billion in taxpayer funds — and LA and OC dioceses both got millions

By REESE DUNKLIN and MICHAEL REZENDES | Associated Press NEW YORK — The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid, with many millions going to dioceses that have paid huge settlements or sought bankruptcy protection because of clergy sexual abuse cover-ups. The church’s haul may have reached — or even exceeded — $3.5 billion, making a global religious institution with more than a bill...
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Oil dives over 5% as U.S. crude stocks hit record, COVID cases mount - Reuters

Oil dives over 5% as U.S. crude stocks hit record, COVID cases mount - Reuters:Oil prices tumbled over 5%, or more than $2 a barrel on Wednesday, after U.S. crude storage hit another record and coronavirus cases rebounded in countries like Germany and surged in heavily populated areas of the United States.The United States had its second-largest rise in infections since the pandemic began. Mounting infections there as well as in China, Latin America and India have unnerved investors and pressure...
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Oil up above 2% on tighter supplies, eased lockdowns - Reuters

Oil up above 2% on tighter supplies, eased lockdowns - Reuters:Oil was up 2% on Monday on tighter crude supplies from major producers and as coronavirus lockdowns kept easing despite a record rise in cases globally.Brent crude settled at $43.08 a barrel, up 89 cents, or 2.1%. The West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude contract for August, the day’s more-active contract, settled at $40.73 a barrel, rising 90 cents, or 2.3%.Prices got a boost from a plummeting U.S. and Canadian oil rig count, an indi...
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Belmont kicks off Triple Crown, with Tiz the Law favored

It’s been 17 years since Jack Knowlton and his Sackatoga Stable pals rode yellow school buses to the Belmont Stakes. It was a rollicking party on wheels for the group that came to watch their colt Funny Cide try to sweep the Triple Crown. It didn’t happen that day. Now, the ownership group that buys just one or two New York-bred colts a year is back to try again with Tiz the Law. He’s the star of a 10-horse field for the Belmont on Saturday, perhaps the biggest event in U.S. sports since the cor...
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PowerSite Pro Profile: A Stamford, CT Single Property Website

We are excited to present this PowerSite Pro single property Website: 1117westoverroad.com Marketed by Berkshire Hathaway REALTOR® Thomas Vozzella, the property is a five-bedroom home in Stamford, Connecticut. Using our new PowerSite Pro platform Thomas has added: lots of high definition photos a detailed description a bio including contact information. Thomas has spent 18 years in real estate sales, marketing and office management experience, and always places the customer...
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WWE Money In The Bank 2020 Picks: Ladder Matches At WWE Headquarters

(CBSNewYork/CBS Local) — For the second time in as many months, WWE will hold a pay-per-view in an empty arena. Money In The Bank was originally scheduled to take place in Baltimore, but the COVID-19 pandemic forced the company to shift the proceedings to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, where Raw and SmackDown have been broadcast for the past two months. However, not every match will be contested in the sunshine state. Two of the contests will provide a change of scenery, as both the men’...
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Oil up 3% as countries ease lockdowns, production falls - Reuters

Oil up 3% as countries ease lockdowns, production falls - Reuters:Oil was up 3% on Monday as more countries announced they would begin easing coronavirus lockdowns and as crude supply cuts by the world’s top producing nations and companies take hold.Worldwide fuel demand fell by an estimated 30% in April largely due to stay-at-home orders, and weak consumption is expected to overhang the crude market for months, even as major world oil-producers reduce output as of May 1. However, analysts have ...
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Private tech companies mobilize to address shortages for medical supplies, masks and sanitizer

Startups across the nation and around the world are looking for ways to relieve shortages of much-needed personal protective equipment and sanitizers used to halt the spread of COVID-19. While some of the largest privately held technology companies, like SpaceX and Tesla, have shifted to manufacturing ventilators, smaller companies are also trying to pitch in and relieve scarcity locally. Supplies have been difficult to come by in some of the areas hardest hit by the outbreak of the novel corona...
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Banks send more staff home and to secondary locations as virus spreads

More than 50 staff at Societe Generale's London office were working from home on Friday, while Bank of America Corp is splitting its trading force and sending 100 New York-based staff to nearby Stamford, Connecticut, from Monday as a precautionary measure against the spread of coronavirus, sources familiar with the matter said.
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Oil falls 1% as demand fears outweigh hopes for bigger OPEC+ cuts - Reuters

Oil falls 1% as demand fears outweigh hopes for bigger OPEC+ cuts - Reuters:Oil prices sank about 1% on Tuesday as fears that energy demand would take a long-term hit from the growing coronavirus outbreak outweighed hopes for more production cuts from OPEC and its allies.Brent crude settled at $53.96 a barrel, sliding 49 cents, or 0.9%, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude settled at $49.61 a barrel, losing 50 cents, or 1%. Both benchmarks were at their lowest since January 2019.“I thi...
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Oil eases as focus shifts from Iran tensions to U.S. crude build - Reuters

Oil eases as focus shifts from Iran tensions to U.S. crude build - Reuters:Oil prices retreated further on Thursday, adding to sharp losses in the previous session as the market shifted focus toward rising U.S. crude stocks and away from worries about the conflict between the United States and Iran.Broadly, prices were moving back toward where they stood before a Jan. 3 U.S. drone strike killed a top Iranian general, prompting an Iranian rocket attack on Iraqi air bases hosting U.S. forces. Thes...
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Purdue’s Payments to the Sackler Family Grew Amid Scrutiny Over the Opioid Epidemic, Court Filing Shows

The wealthy owners of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma started taking far more money out of the company after it was fined for misleading marketing of the powerful prescription painkiller. A court filing made by the company Monday evening shows Purdue made payments for the benefit of members of the Sackler family who own the company totaling $10.7 billion from 2008 through 2017. That includes taxes and other payments. Family members received $4.1 billion in cash over that period. By contrast, ...
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Healthcare Royalty Partners garners over $659 mln for fourth fund

Healthcare Royalty Partners has raised over $659 million for its fourth fund, according to an SEC filing. No target was listed in the document. The Stamford, Connecticut-based investment firm “purchases royalties and uses debt-like structures to invest in commercial or near-commercial stage life science assets,” according to its website.
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Yet another company has been hit by a ransomware attack

Hackers struck Pitney Bowes, a technology company based out of Stamford, Connecticut that provides ecommerce, shipping, data and mailing services.
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Dressbarn clothing chain is being shuttered after attempted sale

Ascena Retail Group Inc. will start winding down its Dressbarn clothing chain, the latest upheaval in a continued retail shakeout. After trying to find a new owner, Ascena said Monday that it’s preparing to close the approximately 650-store chain. No timeline was given, and stores will remain open until the wind-down commences. Ascena, whose brands have come under pressure as consumer tastes shift, needs to make changes after posting more than $1 billion of losses in the past four years, a...
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