Day: November 7, 2020

US intel expected Burisma emails as part of Russia disinformation: NYT

  • US intelligence analysts suspected at least as far back as last month that a mixture of hacked and forged emails from the Ukrainian company Burisma Holdings might be dumped online as an “October surprise,” The New York Times reported Wednesday.
  • Russian military-intelligence hackers successfully breached Burisma’s servers in January, The Times reported earlier this year.
  • Wednesday’s report said analysts contacted people with knowledge of the hack because they were concerned “the Burisma material would be
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Redfin beats Q3 estimates but stock dips; CEO says company’s tech is a ‘passport to a new life’

Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman at a Technology Alliance luncheon in Seattle. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota)

Redfin beat analyst expectations for its fiscal third quarter, reporting revenue of $236.9 million and a earnings per share of $0.32. Revenue was down 1% year-over-year due to a pandemic-driven shortfall in Redfin’s home-buying business, while net income more than quadrupled. Wall Street expected revenue of $227 million and earnings per share of $0.25.

Still, the company’s stock was

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Economist Oscar Llamosas named as new Paraguayan finance minister

By Daniela Desantis

ASUNCION, Oct 29 (Reuters)Economist Oscar Llamosas was named as Paraguay’s new finance minister by President Mario Abdo on Thursday, after the previous minister stepped down for a senior role at Latin America’s main lending bank.

Llamosas, a former vice minister of Paraguay’s financial administration, will lead the economic team after the departure of Benigno López, who resigned this month for a position at the Washington-based Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

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Estimated 257,000 in NC lost health insurance due to pandemic job cuts

An estimated 257,000 people in North Carolina lost their health insurance due to job loss during the first six months of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to estimates released Monday in the North Carolina Medical Journal, a publication of NC Institute of Medicine and The Duke Endowment.

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That’s on top of the more than 1.1 million people who were already uninsured in North Carolina in 2019. Last year, 11.4% of the state’s population was

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The World’s #1 Business Coach For Entrepreneurs Says This Is The Key To Achievement

Many of us have audacious goals for our personal and professional lives. Even if you haven’t taken the opportunity to clarify your ambitions in specific terms, you most likely have a vague idea of things you want to achieve. For example, you may want to have a successful career, write a book, or

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