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Fauci calls out Fox for its silence after host compares him to Nazi doctor

Fauci calls out Fox for its silence after host compares him to Nazi doctor

Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday night called out Fox News for staying silent after one of its personalities and streaming hosts, Lara Logan, compared him to an infamous Nazi doctor. Speaking on MSNBC with host Chris Hayes, Fauci said, “What I find striking, Chris, is how she gets no discipline whatsoever from the Fox network.…MORE

Didi says it will leave New York ‘immediately’ and list in Hong Kong
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Didi says it will leave New York ‘immediately’ and list in Hong Kong

Didi said Friday that it would “immediately” start delisting from the New York Stock Exchange and instead prepare to sell shares in Hong Kong, just months after its disastrous IPO. “After a careful study, the company will start delisting on the New York Stock Exchange immediately, and start preparations for listing in Hong Kong,” the…MORE

‘This is a crisis now.’ Biden official pleads with Congress to immediately address computer chip shortage
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‘This is a crisis now.’ Biden official pleads with Congress to immediately address computer chip shortage

The worldwide computer chip shortage is fanning the flames of inflation and limiting the supply of everything from iPhones to new cars. Unfortunately, this highly disruptive shortage is unlikely to go away until “deep into 2022,” Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo told CNN. Raimondo, who recently toured semiconductor factories in Asia, said short-term problems linked mostly…MORE

Dollar General is targeting new customers with a new store model and name
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Dollar General is targeting new customers with a new store model and name

Dollar General has become a retail empire by building small stores in rural towns across America to attract mainly low-income shoppers. Now, the company will expand its push to win wealthier customers in the suburbs using a new store model and name: Popshelf. Dollar General said Thursday it will open 1,000 Popshelf stores over the…MORE

MLB blacks out players on its website
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MLB blacks out players on its website

If you went to Major League Baseball’s website on Thursday and felt something was off, you’re not alone. MLB’s website has become a desolate place that lacks any news or images of baseball’s biggest stars. That’s because of the MLB lockout — the ninth work stoppage in baseball history, which took effect at midnight Thursday.…MORE

Burger King is returning the Whopper to its original price
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Burger King is returning the Whopper to its original price

Burger King’s Whopper is turning 64 years old, and it’s giving the sandwich a price to match. This Friday and Saturday, Burger King will sell its signature sandwich for 37 cents in what it’s calling a “two-day birthday bash.” The promotion will be offered exclusively to members of the chain’s Royal Perks rewards program and…MORE

Workers are ghosting employers. Here’s how companies can combat no-shows
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Workers are ghosting employers. Here’s how companies can combat no-shows

Home health provider Interim HealthCare of the Upstate currently has 51 open positions it’s looking to fill. Since September, 17 candidates have canceled their interviews and 20 didn’t even show up. Recruitment and retention tends to be difficult in the home health care industry, but it’s been even tougher over the last several months. “We…MORE

BuzzFeed votes to go public amid staff walkout
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BuzzFeed votes to go public amid staff walkout

BuzzFeed, the website most known for its lists, quizzes and journalism, is going public and its debut on the Nasdaq will serve as a bellwether for the rest of the media industry’s financial futures. Shareholders of 890 Fifth Avenue Partners, a special purpose acquisition company, approved a merger with BuzzFeed on Thursday. BuzzFeed will also…MORE

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