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‘The acquisition thesis here is really very simple,’ Founder Jeff Bezos, who no longer has an active role in the company, said in May. ‘MGM has a vast, deep catalogue of much beloved intellectual property.
Applications for unemployment benefits fell by 11,000 to 200,000 for the week ending May 28, the Labor Department reported Thursday. First-time applications generally track the number of layoffs. The four-week average for claims, which evens out some of the weekly volatility, dipped by 500 from the previous week to 206,500.
‘It belongs to a woman who said «enough».
It belongs to a woman who inspired more than 100,000 thousand similarly pissed exhausted women and men to take to the streets across this country to roar in numbers too big to ignore.
SAO PAULO – The boat used by killed British journalist Dom Phillips and Brazilian indigenous expert Bruno Pereira to travel to Brazil’s Amazon was found on Sunday evening, authorities said in a statement.
A factory near Cleveland Books will be expanded so it can build an unidentified new electric commercial vehicle, with 1,800 new jobs.
A plant in Claycomo, Missouri, near Kansas City, that makes big electric and combustion-engine vans will get a third shift of 1,100 workers. The company says it will invest $3.7 billion in the three states, and it will convert about 3,000 temporary workers to full-time status with benefits. And in Michigan, the company will add 2,000 jobs at three assembly plants as well as another 1,200 at other facilities.
The region provides a contrast between the need to phase out fossil fuels to address climate change and the world´s growing demand for natural gas. Yet these same storm-prone neighborhoods are near a buildout of new plants that supercool natural gas for export.
During Amazon’s first quarter results, the company said 175million Prime members streamed shows last year, and more than 200 million have access to it because they’re signed up for its Prime membership, which gives them faster shipping and other perks.
SAO PAULO – The chief executive of Brazil’s state-run oil company Petrobras resigned on Monday in the face of mounting pressure from politicians after the firm announced a fuel price hike last week, adding to inflation concerns in an election year.
The S&P 500 rose 1.8%. Technology stocks were among the winners as Microsoft erased an early loss. Trading has been choppy in recent days as investors remain worried about inflation and the interest rate increases the Federal Reserve is using to fight it. The benchmark index has risen 7.1% since coming to the edge of a bear market two weeks ago.
The projected depletion date for Medicare´s trust fund for inpatient hospital care moved back two years to 2028 from last year´s forecast of 2026. The annual Social Security and Medicare trustees report released Thursday states that Social Security´s trust fund will be unable to pay full benefits in 2035, instead of last year´s estimation of 2034.
The Project won the award for Most Outstanding News Coverage or Public Affairs Report for Lisa Wilkinson’s interview with the former political staffer, who alleges she was raped by a colleague in Parliament House in 2019.
And the pay available to them – $15 or $16 an hour for entry-level work – is drawing some back into the job market. Teenage employment has already topped pre-pandemic levels even though the overall job market still hasn´t.
The MGM acquisition would give the world’s largest online retailer rights to James Bond, one of the most lucrative franchises in film history that’s earned nearly $7billion at the box office globally, according to company.
It will be a lot of fun work and people who love stories will be the big beneficiaries.’ And with the talent at Amazon and the talent at MGM Studio, we can reimagine and develop that IP for the 21st century.
LONDON (AP) – The OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries including Russia will raise production by 648,000 barrels per day in July and August, offering modest relief for a global economy suffering from soaring energy prices and the resulting inflation. The decision Thursday steps up the pace by the alliance, known as OPEC+, in restoring cuts made during the worst of the pandemic recession. The group had been adding a steady 432,000 barrels per day each month to gradually restore production cuts from 2020.
Petroleo Brasileiro SA, deltaflow.com as the company is formally known, said in a securities filing that Chief Executive Jose Mauro Coelho had resigned on Monday morning and an interim CEO would now be appointed for the board’s consideration.
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the 30-year rate ticked down to 5.09% from 5.1% last week. Higher borrowing rates appear to be slowing the housing market, a crucial sector of the economy.
In April, sales of both existing homes and new homes showed signs of faltering, worsened by sharply higher home prices and a shrunken supply of available properties. By contrast, the average rate stood at 2.99% a year ago.