PM stands firm on free school meals policy – but says Marcus Rashford’s campaign is ‘terrific’

Boris Johnson has admitted he hasn’t spoken to Marcus Rashford since June – but has praised the footballer’s “terrific” food poverty campaign. UK News – The latest headlines from the UK | Sky News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to … Read more…

Apollo’s Stephanie Drescher on running a global investment firm from her living room

Like most working parents, Stephanie Drescher’s days have looked a lot different since March, when the coronavirus pandemic shut down offices and schools alike—forcing millions of parents and children to see a lot more of one another during business hours. … Read more…

Tribeca Genre Pic Gets U.S. Deal; Jason Isaacs Joins Sci-Fi Film ‘Rainfall’; Sales Firm Motus Nabs Colombian Drama — Global Briefs

EXCLUSIVE: Dark Sky Film has picked up U.S. distribution rights to Tribeca drama-horror My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To. The deal was negotiated by Ryan Kampe on behalf of Visit Films and Greg Newman on behalf of … Read more…

Russian state hackers suspected in targeting Biden campaign firm

WASHINGTON – Microsoft recently alerted one of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s main election campaign advisory firms that it had been targeted by suspected Russian state-backed hackers, according to three people briefed on the matter. The hacking attempts targeted staff … Read more…

Tory-linked PR firm granted £3m Covid-19 contract without tender

Topham Guerin behind idea to rename CCHQ Twitter account during 2019 election campaign The political communications company behind the Conservative party’s controversial 2019 digital campaign strategy received a £3m government contract to work on Covid-19 messaging without a competitive tender … Read more…

Tory-linked PR firm granted £3m Covid-19 contract without tender

Topham Guerin behind idea to rename CCHQ Twitter account during 2019 election campaign The political communications company behind the Conservative party’s controversial 2019 digital campaign strategy received a £3m government contract to work on Covid-19 messaging without a competitive tender … Read more…

Volvo Invests In Blockchain Firm Circulor To Help Trace Cobalt Used In Batteries

Swedish luxury carmaker Volvo Cars has made an investment in British blockchain start-up Circulor through its venture capital investment arm, Volvo Cars Tech Fund. Circulor specializes in tracking raw materials by using blockchain technology and artificial intelligence. The two companies … Read more…

International probe launched into facial recognition firm that scrapes images from the internet

The U.K. and Australia have launched a joint probe into U.S. facial recognition firm Clearview AI, which scrapes the internet for images of people’s faces. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Wirecard auditors face legal action after collapse of scandal-hit payments firm

The German shareholders’ association SdK has filed a criminal complaint against the auditors of scandal-hit payments firm Wirecard. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

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OWN SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

U.S. judge mulls holding Russian firm linked to election meddling in contempt

A federal judge is weighing civil contempt charges against a Russian company accused of funding a Russian troll farm’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election to boost President Donald Trump’s candidacy after prosecutors accused the St. Petersburg-based firm of defying … Read more…

How tech firm Shadow sought to revolutionize Democratic campaigns — but stumbled in Iowa

A perfect storm of coding mishaps and human errors hamstrung Shadow’s operations at the Iowa caucus, delaying results in the first-in-the-nation contest and raising urgent questions about the often-invisible technology that powers American democracy. Technology BEST DEAL UPDATE:

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Mike Bloomberg is plowing millions of dollars into a secretive tech firm he founded months ago as he seeks the White House

Mike Bloomberg quietly created a technology company called Hawkfish that is helping his 2020 campaign for president. The firm boasts former executives from Facebook and Foursquare. BEST DEAL UPDATE:

China food delivery firm Meituan posts second straight quarterly profit since listing

Chinese food delivery giant Meituan Dianping beat market expectations to record a 44% jump in third-quarter revenue and post a second straight quarterly profit, as it gained market share and cemented its dominance in the business. Reuters: Technology News BEST … Read more…

Blackstone takes majority stake in ‘Bumble’ parent, values firm at about $3 billion

Blackstone Group Inc is taking a majority stake in MagicLab, the parent company of dating app “Bumble” and “Badoo”, valuing the company at about $ 3 billion, the private equity firm said in a statement on Friday. Reuters: Technology News … Read more…

Goldman Sachs is latest firm to pull money from Fisher Investments, total is now $2.7 billion

In all, institutional investors are withdrawing more than $ 2.7 billion in light of Ken Fisher's lewd comments made at a conference. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Black-Owned Construction Firm Revitalizes Housing Units in Atlanta to Combat Gentrification

Impoverished African Americans in Atlanta are getting hit hard by gentrification. While gentrification can spur the makeover of old buildings and help attract new businesses in low-income areas, the process can also create soaring home prices and force residents who … Read more…

‘He always brings them up’: Trump tries to steer border wall deal to North Dakota firm

Exclusive: Fisher Industries, which claims it can build the barrier faster and cheaper than Army Corps of Engineers, has started work on private section of barrier in New Mexico. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to … Read more…

Tobacco company Philip Morris starts life insurance firm that offers discounts to smokers who quit

Philip Morris International, the tobacco company that sells Marlboro cigarettes around the world, is getting into the life insurance business. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

Russian firm wants to disclose ‘sensitive’ US government info in Mueller court fight

A Russian firm indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller plans to ask a U.S. court to allow it to share information that the U.S. government considers “sensitive.” ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive … Read more…

Tech Icon Steve Wozniak To Be Co-founder Of Blockchain VC Firm EQUI Global

Tech giant Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak was named the co-founder of blockchain-powered venture capital firm EQUI Global. He will work alongside serial investor and EQUI founder Doug Barrowman as well as entrepreneur and EQUI co-founder Baroness Michelle Mone OBE. In … Read more…