Trump clings to jobs numbers as a campaign life raft — and as a race-relations plan

Biden, the former vice president and presumptive Democratic nominee, accused Trump of ‘spiking the ball’ when millions are still unemployed or suffering. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Coronavirus By the Numbers: U.S. States Reopen As COVID-19 Cases Reach 5.1 Million Worldwide

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At least 4 states combined numbers from two tests, possibly providing a misleading picture of coronavirus spread

At least four states combined data from two different test results, potentially providing a misleading picture of when and where coronavirus spread as the nation eases restrictions. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

Unemployment Numbers: 3.2 Million New Claims as Layoffs Persist During Pandemic

Initial steps to reopen businesses have yet to offset continuing job losses, with a “secondary wave” of layoffs hitting white-collar industries. NYT > Business > Economy SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Coronavirus By the Numbers: Some U.S. States Reopen As COVID-19 Cases Reach 3.5 Million Worldwide

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Marriott: Hackers accessed more than 5 million passport numbers during November’s massive data breach

The attack resulted in an additional 20.3 million encrypted passport numbers being swiped, but there is no evidence that the hackers were able to decrypt the data, the company said. Innovations BEST DEAL UPDATE :

US weekly jobless claims fall, though numbers show some softening in the labor market

The underlying trend suggested some softening in labor market conditions. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: … Read more…

Deadspin’s audience engagement numbers contradict ‘stick to sports’ mandate: report

Deadspin’s “stick to sports” edict is contradicted by its own data — and a report on the embarrassing news was posted on the company’s own Twitter account. The website often wrote about politics and culture as well as sports, but … Read more…

Customers feel more accomplished when progress tracked in round numbers

The study shows reaching a goal expressed in round numbers results in higher levels of customer satisfaction. That was particularly true when the final goal was still distant. Hitting intermediate targets expressed as round numbers increased customers’ feeling of progress … Read more…

Capital One data breach exposes tens of thousands of Social Security numbers, linked bank accounts

Capital One says a data breach identified earlier this month exposed personal information of its customers, including social security details and bank account numbers. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop the latest electronics deals direct from Samsung

TIDAL Is Undergoing a Criminal Investigation in Norway for Falsifying Streaming Numbers

JAY-Z’s TIDAL streaming service is currently undergoing a criminal investigation in Norway for allegedly “faking” streams for Beyoncé’s Lemonade and Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo. Last year, TIDAL was exposed by Norwegian newspaper Dagens Næringsliv, who obtained a hard … Read more…

The economy’s not as strong as the numbers indicate, says Starwood Capital Group CEO Barry Sternlicht

Jim Cramer sits down with Barry Sternlicht, chairman and CEO of Starwood Capital Group, amid a vigorous sell-off to hear his take on the U.S. economy. Real Estate BEST DEAL UPDATE: Easily Sell Your Home With ForSaleByOwner! A Home Sells … Read more…