Soon after the estimates were unveiled, losses deepened on the Wall Street. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down more than 300 points in late-morning trading. Markets sank further after President Donald Trump suggested that he might seek to delay the presidential election, although the election date is set by Congress. … [Read more...] about US economy shrinks by record-breaking 32.9%, unemployment rises to 15%
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Pictured: Empty trams cross in front of Flinders Street Station on Sunday. Melbourne residents are banned from leaving their homes between 8pm and 5am other than for a small number of essential reasons under an unprecedented night-time curfew … [Read more...] about Victoria records 439 new coronavirus cases and 11 more deaths as Premier Daniel Andrews announces massive $4,957 on-the-spot fines to crackdown on quarantine dodgers – and flights into the state are cancelled
Quantic Dream also announced that Detroit's Twitch extension, Community Play, was a big success. Nearly 500 streamers used the Twitch overlay to call on their viewers to vote for what decisions should be made in the game. In total, more than 1.5 million votes were cast. … [Read more...] about Detroit: Become Human Reaches New Sales Record After Launching On Steam
“PG&E is committed to interacting with our regulators in a completely transparent and ethical manner,” utility spokesman Donald Cutler said in an email Wednesday. “For more than a year we’ve been working cooperatively and constructively with the other parties in this proceeding and we’re pleased to say we’ve come to a settlement agreement that was filed yesterday.” … [Read more...] about PG&E agrees to $86.5m penalty in San Bruno fallout; bills to drop
Here’s a tougher follow-up question: Will the album compete for best pop vocal album, as Swift’s last three albums have, or best alternative music album? (Albums may compete in only one "genre album" category.) Unfortunately, we can’t just go by the charts: The album enters both the all-genre Billboard 200 and Alternative Albums at No. 1 this week. … [Read more...] about Will the Grammys Classify Taylor Swift’s ‘Folklore’ as Pop or Alternative?