Day: October 20, 2021

New York lawyers plead guilty in Molotov cocktail case

Published by Reuters By David Thomas (Reuters) – Two New York lawyers pleaded guilty on Wednesday for their roles in a Molotov cocktail attack during May 2020 protests sparked by George Floyd’s death. Prosecutors said one of the lawyers, Urooj Rahman, threw a gasoline-filled bottle into an empty police vehicle, attempted to distribute Molotov cocktails

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Tesla 3Q profit more than quadruples to $1.6 bn

Published by AFP New York (AFP) – Tesla’s third-quarter profits more than quadrupled on sharply higher sales despite a global semiconductor shortage that has plagued the auto industry, according to results released Wednesday. Elon Musk’s electric car company posted a record profit of $1.6 billion for the three-month period as revenues surged 57 percent to

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In Senate hearing to become envoy to Japan, Rahm Emanuel both defends and expresses regret over handling of Laquan McDonald shooting

Published by Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel both defended and expressed regret over his handling of the police shooting of Laquan McDonald under questioning from senators during a confirmation hearing Wednesday on his nomination as U.S. ambassador to Japan. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Menendez of New Jersey noted the

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Tesla beats quarterly revenue estimates

Published by Reuters (Reuters) – Tesla Inc on Wednesday beat Wall Street expectations for third-quarter revenue on the back of record deliveries as the electric carmaker navigated through a prolonged global shortage of chips and raw materials. Tesla, the world’s most valuable automaker, has defied the pandemic and the global supply-chain crisis, posting record revenue

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Bitcoin’s New All-Time High Underscores Its Mainstream Value

Published by ValueWalk Bitcoin is undeniably a mainstream asset class and most investors should consider including crypto assets as part of a diversified portfolio, asserts the boss of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory, asset management and fintech organisations. Q3 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more The bullish observation from Nigel Green,

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Greg Cote’s Thursday night NFL pick

Published by Miami Herald NFL WEEK 7 GREG COTE’S THURSDAY PICK BRONCOS (3-3) at BROWNS (3-3) Line: CLE by 3. Cote’s pick: CLE 23-17. TV: 8:20 p.m. Thursday, Fox/NFL. Denver on a three-game skid and Cleveland after two straight losses present to Dawg Pound patrons and America a desperate pairing for the Week 7 kickoff

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