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No TikTok deal is no problem for red-hot software giant Oracle

No TikTok deal is no problem for red-hot software giant Oracle

Who needs viral videos? Not Oracle, apparently. Oracle’s plan to buy the US assets of Chinese-owned TikTok in a partnership with Walmart is dead now that Donald Trump is out of the White House. But investors don’t seem concerned: They’re still treating Oracle like it’s a red-hot social media stock instead of a boring database…MORE

CDC now calls coronavirus Delta variant a ‘variant of concern’

CDC now calls coronavirus Delta variant a ‘variant of concern’

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now calls the Delta variant of the novel coronavirus, also known as B.1.617.2, a “variant of concern.” The variant of concern designation is given to strains of the virus that scientists believe are more transmissible or can cause more severe disease. Vaccines, treatments and tests that detect…MORE

4 takeaways from the latest batch of Trump’s election-related emails

4 takeaways from the latest batch of Trump’s election-related emails

A previously secret trove of emails released Tuesday by the House Oversight Committee sheds new light on how former President Donald Trump pressured the Justice Department on multiple fronts to do his bidding in his quest to overturn the 2020 election results. The emails show how Trump’s efforts to pressure Jeffrey Rosen — the acting…MORE

8-year-old boy in medically induced coma following shooting, police say

8-year-old boy in medically induced coma following shooting, police say

An 8-year-old boy is in a medically induced coma following a shooting in Cincinnati on Monday, according to police. The boy’s mother, Marcella Thompson, told CNN affiliate WLWT, “He’s fighting so hard. He’s the strongest child I’ve ever seen. They told me my baby wasn’t going to make it through that day. My baby made…MORE

‘Beauty and the Beast’ limited musical series in the works at Disney+

‘Beauty and the Beast’ limited musical series in the works at Disney+

It’s a tale as old as time and it’s back for more. Disney’s animated classic, “Beauty and the Beast” is being turned into an eight-episode musical series for the Disney+ streaming network. The series is a prequel to the 2017 live-action film and will tell the story before Belle and the Beast fell in love.…MORE

‘Potential red flag’: Trump struggles to clear Senate GOP fields

‘Potential red flag’: Trump struggles to clear Senate GOP fields

A growing number of GOP Senate contenders are spurning former President Donald Trump‘s wishes with campaigns that defy his criticism or ignore his support of a rival, as the Republican Party debates his role in its future. In Alabama, Trump’s early endorsement of Rep. Mo Brooks has failed to stop the GOP primary field from…MORE

Trump and House committee still at loggerheads over tax records

Trump and House committee still at loggerheads over tax records

Lawyers for Donald Trump and the House Oversight Committee revealed on Tuesday that they’re at a standstill in the Democrats’ long-running pursuit of tax records from Trump’s accounting firm Mazars USA. “This has dragged on forever,” the House’s general counsel Douglas Letter said at a hearing Tuesday. He and lawyers for Trump said there had…MORE

Lisa Banes, ‘Gone Girl’ actress, has died following hit and run accident

Lisa Banes, ‘Gone Girl’ actress, has died following hit and run accident

Actress Lisa Banes, who appeared in numerous television series and films like “Gone Girl,” died Monday after suffering injuries sustained from being hit by a scooter in New York City earlier this month, the NYPD and a law enforcement official told CNN Tuesday. She was 65. Banes suffered severe head trauma after being struck by…MORE

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