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GameStop Shares Likely To Fall After Reports Of Robinhood App Ban | GameStop

Shares of GameStop and other companies that have soared amid the growing assault by small investors on Wall Street appeared on the verge of plummeting Thursday after the amateur trading app Robinhood banned users from investing in them.Pre-market trading at GameStop, a US video game store chain, suggests a turnaround when Wall Street opens on Thursday, after the value of shares more than doubled on Wednesday.The company's market value has risen to more than $ 24 billion, nearly 10 times what it was worth a week ago.But its shares were scheduled to open down 20% before Wall Street's opening bell, after the amateur trading app Robinhood, which has been a key conduit for small investors, barred them from trading the stocks. .Blackberry, AMC and Nokia are also expected to post big drops.Sha...
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Tony Hawk lands 720 at 52, could be his last (video)

He still has it!Do you want to know how old Tony Hawk is? It's so old that the video game that made it a household name, Tony Hawk's professional skater, was relaunched in September, 21 years after its launch, to tap into millennials' thirst for nostalgia. Hawk is 52 years old. He retired from competition in 2003 but still skates every day. It's Tony Hawk, after all. How could I not keep skating? He can still do tricks that only a handful of people in the world can, but those days are coming to an end. He posted a video on Twitter this week of him hooking up a 720 (two full rotations) for the first time in years and acknowledged that it is probably one of the last times he will complete the stunt. (Just a warning: the video contains a couple of F-bombs.)As impressive as it is that...
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Utah man arrested who shot two Latinos and insulted them in racist attack

Illustrative image of a crime scene. Foto: Kat Wilcox / Pexels DENVER, Colorado - A Louisiana man was detained in Murray, Utah, as suspected of having participated in an attack on Tuesday, first with paint bullets and then with real bullets, against two Latino workers, for which the detainee is accused of hate crime, the Police Department of that city reported on Wednesday . The suspect, Andrew Guarino, 33 years old and residing in Pearl River, Luisiana, he used racist slurs against Hispanics during and even after being handcuffed. According to official information, a Hispanic man was walking near some apartments south of Salt Lake City when, from a moving car, they shot him with paint bullets, without hitting him. Shortly afterwards, from t...
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Life in prison for assassin of refugee-friendly German mayor

Rosalia SanchezFOLLOWCorrespondent in Berlin Updated:28/01/2021 16:20h save Related newsThe sentence closes a traumatic episode for German democracy, the murder in June 2019 of the mayor Walter Lübcke, favorable to the reception of refugees, at the hands of the radical Stephan Ernst, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment. The Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt has issued the maximum penalty contained in the German Penal Code and has underlined the "particular gravity of the guilt". The process has revealed how far the radicalization through social media and it has served as a certain catharsis thanks to the fact that the accused has staged a process of repentance and has asked the family for forgiveness. If you show good behavior, you can commute your sentence to p...
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The Consell leaves 90% of the hotels on the Costa Blanca out of the aid of the “Plan Resiste”

Tourists at the reception of one of the few hotels open this winter that, like all those in Benidorm, runs out of aid David Revenga The hotel businessmen of the Valencian Community They do not give credit to the wording that the Valencian Government has given to the Resiste Plan endowed with more than 100 million euros in which an attempt is made to alleviate, through the municipalities, the situation of the sectors most affected by the pandemic. Although this plan includes hotels and tourist accommodation with affected activity, ...
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El Campello approves with the rejection of PP and Vox the creation of a pet cemetery

El Campello approves with the rejection of PP and Vox the creation of a pet cemetery The El Campello City Council approved today, in an ordinary plenary session and with the rejection of PP and Vox, to initiate the appropriate procedures for the creation of a municipal garden-cemetery for pets and thus remedy the need of a large part of the citizenry, owner of pets. In addition, it seeks to avoid burial in unauthorized places and economically boost the municipality, generating jobs associated with both this activity and that of local tourism, "placing El Campello as a benchmark in t...
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Yannick Bestaven wins the 9th Vendée Globe with the «Maître CoQ IV»

@DuryAlonsoVigo (Pontevedra) Updated:01/28/2021 15:25h save At 03:19:46 UTC this morning, Thursday, January 28, 2021, Yannick Bestaven crossed the finish line in third position with the «Maître CoQ IV», and achieved the victory of the ninth edition of the lap the Vendée Globe solo sailing world after the 10 hours and 15 minutes time bonus awarded to him by the International Regatta Jury for having participated in the search and rescue tasks of skipper Kevin Escoffier when he was He sank his ship "PRB" in the South Atlantic.His first words were for Charlie Dalin. "There are two winners in this Vendée Globe"Yannick Bestaven repeated, elegantly recalling the fraternity so typical of the men and women of the sea.Upon reaching the Vendée Globe jetty, he repeatedly raises his arm...
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Antonio Abril, Ortega’s strong man, leaves Inditex after 32 years as general secretary

Antonio April. Juan Carlos Castro placeholder image Antonio Abril, one of the strong men of Amancio Ortega during the expansion of the textile company, leaves Inditex. He does so after 32 years in the group, where he was part of the leadership as general secretary. The company reported yesterday the resignation in April to the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV) and explained, in a statement, that the historic manager makes this decision "to dedicate himself to the University", more specifically to "his obligations as president of the Co...
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How a third stimulus check might differ from the previous ones; 5 key topics in the discussion

There are several differences between the first two stimulus checks sent by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the one expected to be approved by the federal Legislature under the Administration of Joe Biden. Base amount The first and the most that is mentioned is the base amount of the payments. Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES), approved in March; and the Coronavirus Supplemental Allocations in Response and Relief Act of 2021, approved last December, established base payments of $ 1,200 and $$ 600 per individual, respectively. In the event of a third round, that amount is expected to be $ 1,400. The figure comes after leaders in Congress from the more progressive wing and even former President Donald Trump advocated an increase from $ 600 to $ 2...
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Pons leads No. 18 Tennessee past Mississippi state

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Even on a miserable shooting night, Tennessee coach Rick Barnes is convinced the shots will fall sooner or later.The 18th-ranked Volunteers made just 37% of their shots from the field, and 16% from 3 points, but still posted a 56-53 victory over Mississippi state on Tuesday night."If our guys are shooting good shots, I can't worry about how we're shooting," Barnes said. "The question is: can you win when you are not shooting?"Yves Pons scored 13 points to lead Tennessee's victory (11-3, 5-3 Southeastern Conference). He was a critical force in the first half for the Vols, then hit a couple of shots late in the second half when the Bulldogs (9-8, 4-5), who managed to shoot 33%, tied the game."This was a must win," Pons said.In the final 2:30 of the game, with Pons...