Stock futures bounce back as oil rises

David Nelson, chief strategist at Belpointe, and senior vice president of Wealth Enhancement Group, Nicole Webb, influence market movement. US stock futures turned higher on Wednesday morning, after spending most of the night lower. Major futures indices are pointing to a 0.2% gain when the opening bell on Wall Street rings. Get your FOX business … Read more

Microsoft acquires Activision Blizzard | GamesIndustry.biz

Share this article Microsoft has reached an agreement to acquire Activision Blizzard, the company confirmed today. Sarah E. Needleman of the Wall Street Journal broke the news this morning, saying the outlet’s sources told him the Xbox maker was close to reaching a deal to buy the Call of Duty company. Six minutes later, Dina … Read more

Some Massachusetts residents report problems with federal COVID-19 test request website

The federal government quietly launched its website for Americans to request free at-home COVID-19 tests on Tuesday, a day before the site officially went live. The website, COVIDTests.gov, includes a link for Americans to access an order form managed by the Post Office. People can order four home tests per residential address, which will be … Read more

UK PM Johnson faces growing pressure to resign

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits Finchley Memorial Hospital, an NHS (National Health Service) community hospital, in North London, UK Jan. 18, 2022. Ian Vogler/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Johnson faces a mounting revolt from lawmakers Threshold for leadership challenge may be close Revelations about lockdown parties undermine … Read more

Something in Your Eyes May Reveal if You’re at Risk of Early Death, Study Shows

A quick and painless scan of the human eyeball could one day help doctors identify “rapid aging,” which poses an increased risk of early mortality. Aging obviously has an impact on everyone’s body, but just because two people have the same number of years under their belt doesn’t mean they physically decline at the same … Read more

China wants internet giants to get approval for investments, fundraisings – sources

The banner of the highest office of the China Cyberspace Administration (CAC) in Beijing, China, July 8, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s cyber regulator has drawn up new guidelines that require the country’s large internet companies to obtain their approval before making … Read more

Letitia James seeks to force Trump, Donald Jr. and Ivanka to cooperate with probe

New York Attorney General Letitia James has sued to force former President Donald Trump, Donald Trump, Jr., and Ivanka Trump to cooperate with her investigation into Trump Organization financial dealings. James filed a motion on Tuesday seeking a court order to compel the three family members to appear for sworn testimony, as required by subpoenas … Read more