Turkish drone strikes in northeastern Syria on Wednesday killed at least three members of a local Christian force and wounded others, including civilians, a Kurdish official and a Syrian opposition war monitor said. Turkey has been attacking Kurdish fighters in Syria for years but attacks on the fighters from the country’s Christian minority have been rare. The force that was targeted, the local Christian Syriac police known as Sutoro, works under the U.S.-backed and Kurdish-led Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria.
Bitcoin's (BTC-USD) rally continues this morning with the cryptocurrency hitting a fresh two-year high, topping $59 thousand. The latest surge adds to bitcoin's recent gains, with the asset up over 40% year-to-date. In the tech sector, Apple (AAPL) has reportedly abandoned its plans to get into the electric car business. The tech giant has been in the process of developing a self-driving, electric vehicle, but abandoned those plans and will move many of the employees involved in the project to their AI division, according to Bloomberg. Yahoo Finance trending tickers include Beyond Meat (BYND), Viking Therapeutics (VKTX), and Baidu (BIDU). Key guests include:9:40 a.m. ET - Scott Chronert, Citi U.S. Equity Strategist & Managing Director10:15 a.m. ET - Neil Blumenthal, Warby Parker Co-Founder and Co-CEO and Dave Gilboa, Warby Parker Co-Founder and Co-CEO10:30 a.m. ET - Aaron Ford, Nevada Attorney General10:40 a.m ET - Daniel Schreiber, Lemonade CEO11 a.m. ET - Yung-Yu Ma, BMO Wealth Management U.S. Chief Investment Officer
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The rouble strengthened to a near two-week high against the dollar on Wednesday as a favourable month-end tax period drew to a close, with capital controls and high interest rates continuing to buttress the Russian currency. The rouble has recovered ground since being hampered by sanctions risk last week. It has been helped in part by the tax period, which usually sees exporters convert foreign currency revenues to pay local liabilities, and also has other fundamental factors playing in its favour.
Investors are playing it safe ahead of the crucial inflation reading that will guide hopes for interest rate cuts.
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The Trump administration banned the gun attachment after it was used in the deadly Las Vegas shooting.
Republicans in the nation’s capital will gather in a hotel this weekend and cast their ballots for the GOP presidential candidate they would like to see occupy the White House. The contest may be the best chance for former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley to score a victory in a presidential nomination contest. The event takes place in the run-up to Super Tuesday, when 15 states will hold Republican presidential contests on March 5, the most of any day on the primary calendar.
France had no prior knowledge of Microsoft's partnership with tech startup Mistral AI, a finance ministry official told Reuters, denying suggestions that French lobbying for looser European AI rules had been on behalf of the U.S. tech giant. Earlier this week, Microsoft said it had made a 15-million euro ($16 million) investment in Mistral, and would soon make the Paris-based company's AI models available via its Azure cloud computing platform. Following the announcement, a Microsoft spokesperson told Reuters it had invested in Mistral without taking a stake.
Q4 2023 Zeta Global Holdings Corp Earnings Call
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Labour leader Keir Starmer says Tories are 'political wing of flat earth society' at Prime Minister’s Questions
The dollar firmed up on Wednesday as markets awaited a raft of global inflation data for clues on when central banks may start easing policy, while the New Zealand dollar tumbled after its central bank trimmed its forecast for a peak in rates. The Aussie was also hanging at its lowest in over a week after inflation data came in softer than expected, reinforcing expectations that domestic interest rates are unlikely to increase further. The data calendar looks light on Wednesday so analysts said markets were likely to focus on consumer inflation data from the U.S., Germany, France and Spain on Thursday ahead of euro area figures due on Friday.
His daughter Lady Gabriella paid tribute to her husband, describing him as an ‘exceptional man who lit up the lives of all who knew him’
The analysts covering Chesapeake Energy Corporation ( NASDAQ:CHK ) delivered a dose of negativity to shareholders...
The ex-president further cements his Republican front-runner status in the key swing state.
Q4 2023 Recursion Pharmaceuticals Inc Earnings Call
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