‘They could have stopped the plague’: Trump says China trade deal unlikely after coronavirus

President Trump said Friday that brokering a trade deal with China is unlikely due to its botched handling of the coronavirus pandemic. “I don’t think about it now,” Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One. “The relationship with China has … Read more…

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire buys Dominion Energy natural gas assets in $10 billion deal

It’s the first major purchase from Berkshire since the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent market collapse in March. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

In 2020’s biggest energy deal, six global firms strike $20 billion agreement with Abu Dhabi state oil giant

The deal is the single-largest energy infrastructure investment in the region, and the biggest in the world so far this year, according to Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Australian regulator says Google’s $2.1 billion Fitbit deal could harm competition

Australia’s antitrust regulator warned Google’s $ 2.1 billion acquisition of fitness tracker maker Fitbit may give it too much of people’s data, potentially hurting competition in health and online advertising markets. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE:

With 70-game proposal, players’ union closes gap with MLB, but deal for season remains elusive

MLB will almost certainly reject the union’s latest offer. What remains unclear is whether its negotiators, and more specifically the 30 owners they represent, are willing to continue working toward a deal they considered effectively settled two days earlier. Sports … Read more…

Australian regulator says Google’s $2.1 billion Fitbit deal could harm competition

Australia’s antitrust regulator warned Google’s planned $ 2.1 billion acquisition of fitness tracker maker Fitbit may give it too much of people’s data, potentially hurting competition in health and online advertising markets. Reuters: Technology News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Kim Kardashian West Inks Exclusive Spotify Deal for Criminal-Justice Reform Podcast

Spotify continues to bulk up its podcast roster, signing a deal with Kim Kardashian West for an exclusive series looking at a case involving criminal-justice reform. A Spotify spokesman confirmed the company’s deal with Kardashian West and TV producer Lori … Read more…

AMRN Makes Peace With Apotex, IDYA Cuts Deal With GSK, SLRX On Watch, NBIX, TAK Ink $2Bln Pact

Today’s Daily Dose brings you news about Amarin’s settlement agreement with Apotex; Annovis Bio’s progress in its Alzheimer’s drug development program; IDEAYA’s deal with GlaxoSmithKline; promising results of Lilly’s monarchE study in breast cancer; Neurocrine Biosciences and Takeda’s $ 2 … Read more…

Lauren London Is Already Educating Her Sons About How To Deal With Police [VIDEO]

Lauren London joined Jada Pinkett-Smith for a “Red Table Talk” conversation about how gun violence affects women. The episode is available on Facebook Watch now and also features activist Erica Ford and gun violence survivors Rain Stippec and Dani Robinson. In the … Read more…

Talkspace CEO says he’s pulling out of six-figure deal with Facebook, won’t support a platform that incites ‘racism, violence and lies’

The company’s CEO said that he pulling out of a deal with Facebook that would have been potentially lucrative. But he said he can’t move forward until the company moderates post that incite violence. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

NTLA Gains On Amended REGN Deal, GILD Reports SIMPLE Results, MYOV On Watch, NVUS Slumps

Today’s Daily Dose brings you news about Passport Health Plan failing to secure a new Medicaid managed care contract; Gilead’s Remdesivir trial results in COVID-19 patients; Iterum missing trial goals in SURE2 study; Ocugen pulling the plug on ocular Graft … Read more…

Canada’s Aurora Cannabis surges after making a CBD deal to enter the lucrative U.S. market

Aurora Cannabis has agreed to buy U.S.-based CBD company Reliva, giving the struggling Canadian company a business foothold in America. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Senate Democrats call for Trump administration to unveil details of TSMC plant deal

Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday urged the Trump administration to answer “serious questions” about Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd’s plans to build a U.S.-based $ 12 billion plant, flagging national security concerns and potentially undisclosed subsidies. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

Questlove & Black Thought Sign First-Look Deal With Universal Television Alternative Studio

Source: NBC / Getty As members of The Roots, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Tarik “Black Thought” Trotter have been rightly heralded as one of Hip-Hop’s brightest acts and now they’re taking their talents to new levels. It was recently announced … Read more…

Questlove & Black Thought Sign First-Look Deal With Universal Television Alternative Studio

Source: NBC / Getty As members of The Roots, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Tarik “Black Thought” Trotter have been rightly heralded as one of Hip-Hop’s brightest acts and now they’re taking their talents to new levels. It was recently announced … Read more…

China’s purchases of US goods will fall way short of ‘phase one’ trade deal due to the coronavirus, says think tank

The Center for Strategic and International Studies projected that exports of U.S. goods to China could come in at only $ 60 billion for the entire 2020 — much lower than what’s outlined in the “phase one” trade deal. US … Read more…

Trump Says He’s ‘Torn’ on China Deal as Advisers Signal Harmony on Trade

The president’s comments, coming just hours after advisers said the agreement was on track, indicate an increasingly unstable relationship. NYT > Business > DealBook SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…