Hop on the feta pasta trend, but with play food
Hop on the feta pasta trend, but with play food
The musician, who helped forge the skiffle craze, died peacefully in his sleep, aged 90.
Nepal’s government signed a peace agreement Thursday with a small communist rebel group widely feared because they were known for violent attacks, extortion and bombings. The government agreed to lift a ban on the group, release all their party members and supporters in jail and drop all legal cases against them, while the group agreed to give up all violence and resolve any issues through peaceful dialogue, the government said in a statement after peace talks. Details of the agreement would be made public at a joint ceremony Friday with Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Oli and the leader of the rebel group Netra Bikram Chand, who is better known by his guerrilla name, Biplav.
After a searing U.S. bond selloff, markets are laser-focused on Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's next move. But while investors will be closely watching the Fed chief, due to speak Thursday at a Wall Street Journal conference https://www.wsj.com/video/watch-jerome-powell-at-wsj-jobs-summit/10FF0DF9-C0E4-4215-8996-5E5BA991BBCE.html, for any hints of concern about last week's jump in bond yields, they see a high bar for the U.S. central bank to actually take action. Thursday's event will be Powell's last outing before the Fed's policy-making committee convenes March 16-17.
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BerGenBio ASA (OSE:BGBIO), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel, selective AXL kinase inhibitors for severe unmet medical need, is pleased to announce it has closed recruitment into the company sponsored randomised Phase II clinical trial (BGBC020), assessing the efficacy and safety of bemcentinib for the treatment of hospitalised COVID-19 patients in South Africa and India.
Mikko Rantanen scored twice and had two assists as the Colorado Avalanche beat the San Jose Sharks 4-0 on Wednesday night. Philipp Grubauer made 26 saves for his 14th career shutout and the Avalanche got payback for a 6-2 loss Monday night in San Jose. Gabriel Landeskog added a goal and three assists for Colorado, which went 3-1 on its road trip and pulled into a three-way tie for third place in the West Division with Arizona and Minnesota.
Murray, a three-time Grand Slam winner who claimed his first tour-level victory since August in the first round against Robin Haase, held his own against Rublev in a tight first set that lasted 62 minutes before the Russian raced away with the second. "I want to be playing at this level because I learn a lot from a match like this," Murray said. Murray's long-time rival Roger Federer is set to make his return to the court in Doha next week after two knee operations in the past 12 months and the Briton has backed the 20-time Grand Slam winner to hit top gear.
(San Jose Sharks) with a Goalie Save from San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche, 03/03/2021
California will begin setting aside 40% of all vaccine doses for the state’s most vulnerable neighborhoods in an effort to inoculate people most at risk from the coronavirus and get the state’s economy open more quickly. Two officials in Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration shared details Wednesday on condition of anonymity. Many of the neighborhoods are concentrated in Los Angeles County and the Central Valley.
The K-SmartHome Virtual Exhibition, which presents solutions and home appliances from small and medium-sized companies in Korea related to smart homes, is officially opening on February 17, 2021. In consideration of the current situation in which it is difficult to participate in offline exhibition halls due to COVID-19, the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy has opened the 3D & VR premium K-SmartHome Virtual Exhibition, where people can experience smart home solutions and smart appliances.
(Colorado Avalanche) with a Goal from San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche, 03/03/2021
Lawmakers cancel a session as they are told of "potential threats" from a militia on Thursday.
Mar. 4—The Weatherly Area School Board Wednesday night formalized its emergency contract for cleaning services to get schools reopened from the COVID-19 pandemic. The board first held a public hearing according to Section 528 of the Pennsylvania School Code. Board Vice President April Walters, who chaired the session, said it was a public hearing to obtain testimony from the public into hiring ...
Mar. 4—Mountain Top native Caroline Jones gave a TEDx Talk about introducing leadership concepts to young children. The presentation by Jones, who holds the titles of Miss Commonwealth 2020 and 2021 in the Miss Greater Hazleton Scholarship Organization, was recently released on TED.com and TEDx YouTube. The nonprofit TED began as a conference in 1984 that focused on technology, entertainment ...
Mar. 4—Communities that rely on state funds for maintaining and repairing roads will receive smaller allocations this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the state. Liquid fuels funds that the city of Hazleton, Hazle Twp. and West Hazleton will receive for road maintenance will be reduced by about 7.7% percent because of decreased gas tax revenue that the state collected during ...
Mar. 4—The Salvation Army of Tamaqua plans to sell its 105 W. Broad St. building as it transitions from a community center to a service center. While the transition is slated for April 5, officials said the Army has no intentions of leaving the borough. "There is a great need here and we are committed to continue serving the people. The community, school district, businesses and individuals ...
Resurgent worries about rising U.S. bond yields hit global shares on Thursday as investors waited to see if Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell will address concerns about the risk of a rapid rise in long-term borrowing costs. Benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasuries rose to 1.477% , heading back towards a one-year high of 1.614% set last week on bets on a strong economic recovery aided by government stimulus and progress in vaccination programmes.
SpaceX has successfully landed one of its rockets in Boca Chica, Texas, at the end of a high altitude test flight.The Starship SN10 test model was developed by billionaire Elon Musk's company with the intention of carrying humans and 100 tons of cargo to the moon and Mars.It was the company's third attempt at a vertical landing, but it still ended in flames.The Starship exploded minutes after touch down.For Musk, it was mixed news.The rocket's two predecessors both crashed into the ground when they attempted landing.He tweeted: 'RIP SN10, honorable discharge.''Musk’s ambition is to make human space travel more affordable and routine with the ultimate goal to enable people to live on Mars.His private space company is planning the first orbital Starship flight for the end of this year.He's also promised a private lunar excursion in 2023 with the Japanese online fashion retail billionaire Yusaku Maezawa.On Wednesday, Maezawa launched a search for eight people to join him on the trip around the moon.
The request comes after a report was released on BLM receiving over $90 million in donations in 2020. Brown wants the funds to pay for organizing efforts.
(Bloomberg) -- China led Asian stocks lower and U.S. futures declined Thursday after a surge in sovereign bond yields reignited concerns about valuations. Treasuries held those losses.MSCI Inc.’s Asia-Pacific gauge suffered its worst loss this week with China and Hong Kong bearing the brunt of the selloff. The technology sector struggled while real estate, finance and energy shares outperformed as part of a global shift to value segments. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures dipped after a slump in the indexes took the tech-heavy gauge to a two-month low. European contracts slid.Australian bonds tumbled after benchmark Treasury yields approached 1.5% in U.S. trading. A market gauge of inflation expectations over the next five years hit its highest level since 2008.The rise in inflation expectations and long-term borrowing costs is stoking concern that the prolonged rally in equity markets may be in jeopardy. Investors are trying to assess central banks’ appetite to buy more longer-dated bonds to keep financial conditions loose. The focus turns to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s upcoming comments, after Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said the recent climb in yields reflected economic optimism.“Inflation is a concern; there is a lot of money sloshing around the system and it makes sense to have some sort of a correction right now,” said Shana Sissel, Spotlight Asset Group chief investment officer. “And bond yields going up is the market’s implicit way of tightening since the Fed has made it clear they don’t have the intention of doing so.”Read: U.S. Inflation Expectations Hit Decade High as Yields ResurgeTraders are also assessing data pointing to an uneven economic recovery from the depths of the pandemic. The U.S. economy expanded modestly in the first two months of the year and vaccinations are supporting business optimism, according to the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book. Democratic leaders in the Senate are working to consolidate support for the $1.9 trillion stimulus bill, which is expected to spur the expansion.Elsewhere, oil was above $61 a barrel as investors waited for the result of a critical OPEC+ policy meeting later Thursday. Bitcoin traded around $50,000.Some key events to watch this week:OPEC+ meeting on output Thursday.U.S. factory orders, initial jobless claims and durable goods orders are due Thursday.Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks Thursday.The February U.S. employment report on Friday will provide an update on the speed and direction of the nation’s labor market recovery.These are some of the moves in markets:StocksS&P 500 futures fell 0.5% as of 6 a.m. in London. The S&P 500 fell 1.3%. The Nasdaq 100 lost 2.9%.Japan’s Topix index fell 1%.Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 index fell 0.8%.South Korea’s Kospi index slid 1.1%.Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost 2.2%.Shanghai Composite was down 1.9%. The CSI 300 Index lost 2.8%.Euro Stoxx 50 futures dropped 0.8%.CurrenciesThe yen traded at 107.08 per dollar.The offshore yuan was at 6.4730 per dollar.The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index was little changed.The euro traded at $1.2060.BondsThe yield on 10-year Treasuries was steady at 1.47% after rising nine basis points.Australia’s 10-year bond yield rose 10 basis points to 1.77%.CommoditiesWest Texas Intermediate crude added 0.6% to $61.66 a barrel.Gold was 0.4% higher at about $1,717.24 an ounce.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P.