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RPT Amazon launches virtual healthcare clinic in U.S. for common ailments

November 15 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN.O) on Tuesday launched the Amazon Clinic, a virtual platform where users can connect with healthcare providers to help treat common conditions such as allergies and skin conditions. Amazon has been looking for years to expand its presence in the healthcare sector, where it is a small player. He …

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Wall Street ends lower as investors gauge Fed’s policy path

Losses accelerate as choppy session ends Fed’s Brainard signals slower rate hikes ahead Real estate, the main discretionary declines of the S&P sector Biogen and Lilly rise up over failure of Roche’s Alzheimer’s drug Indices down: Dow 0.63%, S&P 500 0.89%, Nasdaq 1.12% Nov 14 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s major indexes ended lower on Monday, …

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Twitter restores ‘official’ label; $8 blue check mark option vanishes

November 11 (Reuters) – Elon Musk’s Twitter Inc brought back the “official” badge to some accounts on Friday, just days after removing it, while several users reported that the new subscription option for the tick mark of blue check was gone. The move follows a rise in fake accounts on the platform after new boss …

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Musk warns of Twitter bankruptcy as more senior executives quit

November 10 (Reuters) – New owner of Twitter Inc, Elon Musk, on Thursday raised the possibility of the social media platform going bankrupt, capping a chaotic day that included a warning from a U.S. privacy regulator and the exit from the leader in enterprise trust and security. The billionaire in his first mass call with …

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Wall Street ends lower after midterm election, CPI in focus

Meta Platforms wins over decision to cut 11,000 jobs Disney sees biggest one-day drop since 2001 after report Indices: S&P 500 -2.08%, Nasdaq -2.48%, Dow -1.95% Nov 9 (Reuters) – Wall Street closed sharply lower on Wednesday as Republican gains in the midterm elections looked more modest than some expected as investors also focused on …

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Elon Musk sells Tesla shares worth $3.95 bln days after Twitter deal

Nov. 8 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc. (TSLA.O) Boss Elon Musk sold $3.95 billion worth of shares in the electric vehicle maker, according to regulatory filings, days after closing the $44 billion deal for Twitter Inc. The latest sale brings the total Tesla shares Musk has sold to around $36 billion since November last year, leaving …

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Wall Street ends higher as investors eye U.S. midterms

Take-Two and Lyft collapse on pessimistic forecasts Amgen climbs on cholesterol drug data Indices: S&P 500 +0.56%, Nasdaq +0.49%, Dow +1.02% Nov 8 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Tuesday in the vote in the midterm elections that will determine control of the U.S. Congress, with investors betting on a political deadlock that could …

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U.S. stocks end higher, Meta jumps as investors eye midterms

Meta Platforms mobilizes after job cuts report Apple slips as COVID-19 curbs iPhone production in China Closing of indices: S&P 500 +0.96%, Nasdaq +0.85%, Dow +1.31% Nov 7 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended sharply higher on Monday as investors focused on Tuesday’s midterm elections that will determine control of Congress, while shares of Meta Platforms …

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Musk fired Twitter execs in attempt to avoid payouts, layoffs planned – reports

October 29 (Reuters) – Twitter (TWTR.N) new owner Elon Musk has laid off senior executives in a bid to avoid hefty severance packages, while lining up other layoffs as early as Saturday to avoid stock awards due Nov. 1, media reported Saturday. Musk has fired Twitter chief executive Parag Agrawal, chief financial officer Ned Segal …

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