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Markets 2021: Stocks soar, IPOs explode, crypto goes wild

Dec. 23, 2021 14:10 PM EST

Wall Street delivered another strong year for investors in 2021, as a resurgence in consumer demand fueled by the reopening of the global economy pumped up corporate profits. As of Dec. 22, the S&P 500 had risen 25%, its third-straight annual increase. Along the way, the...

New Twitter CEO steps from behind the scenes to high profile

Nov. 29, 2021 19:03 PM EST

Newly named Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal has emerged from behind the scenes to take over one of Silicon Valley's highest-profile and politically volatile jobs. But his prior lack of name recognition coupled with a solid technical background appears to be what some big...

Twitter CEO steps down, leaves company at a crossroads

Nov. 29, 2021 17:47 PM EST

Jack Dorsey is out of his post as Twitter’s chief executive for the second time in his career — this time, he says, by choice. Dorsey, who co-founded the company, offered no specific reasons for his resignation Monday beyond an abstract argument that Twitter, where...

Hertz, Lee Enterprises rise; Walmart, Peloton fall

Nov. 29, 2021 16:31 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday: Berry Global Group Inc., up $5.14 to $71.61. Shareholder Ancora Advisors reportedly want the packing company’s board to consider strategic alternatives, including...

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey will step down from his executive role at the social media platform

Nov. 29, 2021 10:58 AM EST
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey will step down from his executive role at the social media platform.

Collins Dictionary picks NFT as word of the year 2021

Nov. 24, 2021 12:55 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Collins Dictionary has chosen the term NFT as its word of the year after surging interest in the digital tokens that can sell for millions of dollars brought it into the mainstream. NFT is short for non-fungible token. Collins defines it as “a unique...

Prince Harry says he warned Twitter CEO of U.S. Capitol riot

Nov. 10, 2021 08:51 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Prince Harry has sharply attacked the failure of social media companies to challenge hate online, revealing that he warned the chief executive of Twitter ahead of the Jan. 6 Capitol riots that the site was being used to stage political unrest. ...