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The reported hack exposed new tensions between the Trump campaign and the state party, which overspent and failed to properly account for its expenditures in 2018, leading to a shakeup…

The attacks are designed to lock up hospital information systems, endangering patient care just as nationwide cases of COVID-19 are spiking.

Biden says it will "take a lot of hard work to end this pandemic" and called Trump's handling of the coronavirus an insult to its victims, especially as cases, hospitalizations…

A hearing to reform an internet law and hold tech companies accountable for how they moderate content quickly turned into a political scuffle as lawmakers not only went after the…

Business

Total revenue in Q3 rose to $21.47 billion from $17.65 billion, well ahead of analyst estimates of $19.82 billion.

Alphabet’s profit in the quarter was $11.2 billion, or $16.40 per share, on revenue of $46.2 billion.

Amazon’s cloud services also saw strong demand as companies switched to virtual offices to curb the spread of the pandemic.

After-tax profit was 2.75 billion euros ($3.23 billion), down 31% from 3.99 billion euros for the same quarter a year ago, pre-COVID-19, but far better than the 1.53 billion euro…

Coronavirus — COVID-19

Germany moved to shut down restaurants, bars and theaters again, France weighs demands for another lockdown and the rise in cases across the US is moving governors to ban indoor…

Health officials in the border cities of El Paso and Ciudad Juarez are facing twin disasters in the tightly knit metropolitan area of 3 million people.

U.S. government officials are putting an early end to a study testing an Eli Lilly antibody drug for people hospitalized with COVID-19 because it doesn’t seem to be helping them.

Over 5,600 people died of the virus in the seven days ended Oct. 25. Deaths have risen for at least two weeks straight in 16 states, compared with nine states…

Media, Arts and Entertainment

The company enjoyed a quarter's results of stuck-at-home parents looking to keep their kids entertained.

Unions representing over 10,000 Disney theme park workers have told Gov. Newsom that Disneyland can safely reopen when its location moves into the state’s “orange tier” of COVID-19 test positivity…

Contributor Commentary

Industry and wireless analyst Jeff Kagan comments on AT&T and where it is heading. He looks at the strengths and weaknesses of the company both long term and short term.

Are you paying attention to bond yields?

I recently had the chance to speak with John W. Dean, former White House counsel for President Richard Nixon, who testified before Congress during the Watergate scandal and pleaded guilty…

Apple just introduced the iPhone 12. What will investors and users think? Will this be a good year for Apple? There are many things to consider like 5G, camera, MagSafe…

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