Globally, gold prices also slipped on Tuesday, dragged by a stronger US dollar, but the safe-haven metal’s decline was limited by growing fears over the global economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis. Spot gold was down 0.2% at $1,925.09 per ounce by 0320 GMT. US gold futures fell 0.2% to $1,931.20. … [Read more...] about Gold and silver prices fall, tracking declines in global rates
A baby boy was on the way. Food and fun ensued. A handful of folks – adults and children as young as 9 – were under the shade of a front yard silver maple. Then someone heard a sharp crack. … [Read more...] about Tree Falls On Dad-To-Be At Gender Reveal Party
One Night in Miami, which Amazon has not yet dated but which is definitely in the race this year, provides Regina King some juicy material for her directorial debut, and this three-time Emmy-winning and Oscar-winning star proves really adept in giving her actors room to deliver powerful turns in the dialogue-heavy story of a meeting of four Black icons in 1964 the night of Cassius Clay’s defeat over Sonny Liston to become Heavyweight Champion of the World. Malcolm X, Jim Brown, Sam Cooke, and Clay all meet in a hotel room and discuss many topics related to their responsibility in standing up for their race in the heat of the Civil Rights Movement. It is based on Kemp Powers inventive stage play and the playwright also got to adapt it, a drama that imagines the conversation between the four icons who really did meet that night in Miami. The next day Clay joined the Islamic religion so this was obviously a momentous gathering, and kudos to Kemp for discovering it and its rich … [Read more...] about Oscars: Fall Film Fest Circuit Aims To Promote Early Contenders McDormand, Winslet, Hopkins, King, And More – But Is It Just Too Damn Early?
The inventory alert index reflects inventory pressure of automobile dealers. It typically is lower than 50 percent when the market is healthy. It is composed of inventory, market demand, dealership finances and surveys of dealers' purchases, sales and stocks. … [Read more...] about Auto dealer inventory falls as market demand increases, CADA says
Here’s how much political advertising has already spiked: In the week before Labor Day in 2018, 76,500 political ads were created on Facebook, according to Laura Edelson, a researcher at New York University’s Online Political Transparency Project. (Since 2018, Edelson has used Facebook’s ad library, a public database of all ads on the platform, to build her own repository of U.S. online political advertising.) … [Read more...] about Why Facebook’s blocking of new political ads may fall short