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By in America on July 19, 2020
AMERICA • Business
Olympic track and field legend Carl Lewis slams system that’s failing relay athletes
August 6, 2021
Olympic track and field legend Carl Lewis explains why he was so critical of the U.S. men’s 4x100m relay team after it finished sixth in its semifinal.
Biden signs bill awarding medals to those who protected Capitol from rioters on Jan. 6
August 5, 2021
President Joe Biden signed legislation awarding Congressional Gold Medals to police officers and others who defended the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

Business News
Wall Street stocks near record highs ahead of crucial jobs report
August 5, 2021
European shares hit fresh all-time peak after fourth consecutive rise
Lyft and Uber’s fork on road to profit
August 5, 2021
Apple’s iPhone scanning plans, ByteDance retrenches, Google’s new Nests
Las Vegas properties: rent collection remains the best game in town
August 5, 2021
Wall Street is betting on cash flows taken in by gaming operators to support specialised property trusts
Wells Fargo and BlackRock delay return-to-office plans
August 5, 2021
Amazon also postpones return date until January as Delta variant drives rise in US Covid-19 cases
A quick note on expensive stocks
August 5, 2021
Growth, growth baby.
Weber slashes IPO pricing in signal of cooling market
August 5, 2021
Listing raises only $252m even as spending on barbecues has surged as the pandemic has kept consumers at home
Business Analysis

Levi Strauss to acquire athletic wear maker Beyond Yoga
August 6, 2021
Levi Strauss & Co. said on Thursday it would buy apparel maker Beyond Yoga for an undisclosed amount, as it looks to expand its presence in the lucrative leggings category that boomed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
News Corporation says 4Q revenue rose
August 5, 2021
News Corporation on Thursday said revenue in the fourth quarter rose to $2.49 billion, 30% higher than the $1.92 billion in the year-ago period.
Science Branson's Virgin Galactic to sell space flight tickets starting at $450,000
August 5, 2021
Spaceship company Virgin Galactic said it will open ticket sales on Thursday for space flights starting at $450,000 a seat, weeks after billionaire founder Richard Branson's high-profile trip to the edge of space.
Beyond Meat sales jump on restaurant demand
August 5, 2021
Plant-based meat maker Beyond Meat said Thursday that its revenue jumped 32% in the second quarter as demand from restaurants returned.
Zillow rides booming real estate market to 70% revenue growth
August 5, 2021
Zillow Group Inc. reported a whopping 70% increase in year-over-year revenue for the second quarter, attributed in part to growth in the company's buying arm.
S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record ahead of jobs report
August 5, 2021
U.S. stock indexes rose Thursday as investors balanced the latest jobs data and mixed corporate earnings.