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Covid vaccine passports: Everything we know so far

In this photo illustration, a message saying “COVID-19 PCR test result has been verified, of Travel Pass app mobile application by IATA (International Air Transport Association) seen displayed on a smartphone screen in front of IATA logo. Pavlo Gonchar | LightRocket | Getty Images Italy, Iceland, Greece and Spain now allow or are opening their […]

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Target, CVS, Starbucks and other retailers ease mask mandates for fully vaccinated customers

Shoppers wear protective masks inside a Target Corp. store in New York, U.S., on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. Target is scheduled to release earnings figures on August 19. Jeenah Moon | Bloomberg | Getty Images The CDC said Thursday that fully vaccinated people do not need to wear a mask or stay 6 feet apart […]

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Taxes and inflation will be key themes for markets in the week ahead

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE The final week of April is going to be a busy one for markets with a Federal Reserve meeting and a deluge of earnings news. Hot topics in markets will continue to be inflation and taxes. President Joe Biden is expected to detail […]

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Cramer counts Chipotle, Darden among ‘last man standing’ restaurant plays

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday revealed a list of stocks he expects will benefit from the “last man standing scenario.” “After a year of carnage, big businesses with deep pockets are triumphing over their smaller competitors who didn’t make it,” the “Mad Money” host said. The scenario will play out vividly in the restaurant industry, […]

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Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: AstraZeneca, Moderna, Fintech Acquisition & more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: AstraZeneca (AZN) – AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine will be recommended for people aged 65 and older in Canada, according to a CBC report. That news comes after several European countries suspended use of the vaccine, amid reports of side effects. Both the World Health […]

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Chipotle will link executive compensation to environmental and diversity goals

Brian Niccol, CEO of Chipotle Mexican Grill Adam Jeffery | CNBC Chipotle Mexican Grill said Thursday that executive compensation will now be linked to hitting targets tied to the company’s environmental and diversity goals. The burrito chain is following in the footsteps of Starbucks and McDonald’s, both of which recently announced that performance for racial […]

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How much I overpaid by living off bitcoin for a week

Four years ago, I attempted to live off bitcoin for a week and failed. It was too hard to find businesses that would accept it as a form of payment. Bitcoin was trading in the $2,500 range at the time in 2017. Later that year, it soared to a then-record high of nearly $20,000. In […]

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Covid vaccine rollout gives CVS, Walgreens a chance to bring health care to communities of color

Dr. Virginia Banks, an infectious disease specialist, is part of a group of Black physicians and scientists who are focused on ways to solve health-care disparities. Dr. Virginia Banks Dr. Virginia Banks says if the U.S. really wants to bring the pandemic to an end, it’s going to take mobile vans of vaccines in neighborhoods […]

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