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Disney Reveals Susan Arnold to Succeed Bob Iger as Disney Chairman

The Walt Disney Company has announced that Susan Arnold will succeed Bob Iger as chairman of the board at Disney. Iger, who has served as chairman of the board since 2012, will depart the role on Dec… [+2319 chars]... read more (ComicBook.com)



OFS Credit Company, Inc. Prices Preferred Stock Offering

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OFS Credit Company, Inc. (the Company) (Nasdaq: OCCI, OCCIP, OCCIO) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 1,220,000 shares of 5.25% Series E Term… [+5563 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Livia Global Announces Voluntary Recall of Two Lots of its LiviaOne Liquid Probiotics because of the Potential for Contamination with Pseudomonas Aeruginosa

VISALIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Livia Global, Inc. a health and wellness company that offers LiviaOne Liquid Probiotics & BioLifePet Liquid Probiotics, today announced that it is voluntarily re… [+2813 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



The Lancet Respiratory Medicine Publishes Peer-Reviewed Paper and Independent Expert Commentary on Positive Phase 3 Lenzilumab Results

BURLINGAME, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humanigen, Inc. (Nasdaq:HGEN) (Humanigen), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on preventing and treating an immune hyper-response called cytokine … [+11458 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Suns Merger Investigation: Halper Sadeh LLP Announces Investigation Into Whether the Sale of SLR Senior Investment Corp. Is Fair to Shareholders; Investors Are Encouraged to Contact the Firm – SUNS

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, is investigating whether the sale of SLR Senior Investment Corp. (NASDAQ: SUNS) to SLR Investment Corp. (SLRC) is fair … [+1654 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



INVESTOR ALERT: Kirby McInerney LLP Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed on Behalf of Ginkgo Bioworks Holdings, Inc. (DNA) Investors and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm Before January 18, 2022

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP reminds investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on behal… [+2984 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



New – Site-to-Site Connectivity with AWS Direct Connect SiteLink

We are launching AWS Direct Connect SiteLink, a new capability of AWS Direct Connect that lets you create connections between your on-premises networks through the AWS global network backbone. Until… [+3552 chars]... read more (Amazon.com)



How income inequality can drive COVID infections

Latin American countries were quick to mandate lockdowns and mobility restrictions when COVID-19 hit in March 2020. While it was clear that these public health measures would put the brakes on the re… [+5717 chars]... read more (Stanford.edu)



Devon Energy Corp.: The Recent Weakness Is An Opportunity

Funtay/iStock via Getty Images Introduction The Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE: DVN) reported third quarter 2021 earnings on November 2, 2021. 1 - Q3 Snapshot The company announc… [+9318 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



Why the Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) share price lost momentum in November

The Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX: WES) share price lost momentum during November 2021. In the first half of November, Wesfarmers shares rose by more than 5%. Indeed, between mid-October and mid-November the … [+3014 chars]... read more (Motley Fool Australia)



Susan Arnold to succeed Bob Iger as Disney chairman

Walt Disney Co. said Susan Arnold will take the reins from Bob Iger as chairman of the board at the entertainment giant. Arnold, who has sat on the Mouse House’s board for 14 years and who has serv… [+1738 chars]... read more (New York Post)



Tour news: Charlotte Day Wilson, KeiyaA, Zedd, A Wilhelm Scream, El Ten Eleven, more

CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON Charlotte Day Wilson just released the deluxe edition of Alpha (featuring BADBADNOTGOOD, Syd, King Princess, Amaarae, and Meshell Ndegeocello) and she also announced a 2022 tour… [+4941 chars]... read more (Brooklyn Vegan)



What is Coming to Netflix in December 2021

Photo: Netflix LOST IN SPACE is returning for its third season on Netflix in December 2021. You can also catch the second season of the Netflix original series THE WITCHER. And with Christmas approa… [+20636 chars]... read more (Thetvaddict.com)



Women are ditching their heels post-COVID and it’s dividing fashionistas

Cindy Grosz feels like a liberated woman. “I’ve been buying heels since I was in college,” Grosz, a 58-year-old radio host, told The Post. Her shoe collection includes dozens of high-end pairs, fro… [+7926 chars]... read more (New York Post)



Jim Cramer Demands Biden Impose Military-Enforced Vaccine Mandate For All Americans

This article was originally published by Tyler Durden at ZeroHedge.  CNBC’s Jim Cramer has drawn quite a bit of attention to himself by demanding in a rant on his show “Mad Money” that President Bid… [+3251 chars]... read more (Shtfplan.com)



New – Enhanced Dead-letter Queue Management Experience for Amazon SQS Standard Queues

Hundreds of thousands of customers use Amazon Simple Queue Service (SQS) to build message-based applications to decouple and scale microservices, distributed systems, and serverless apps. When a mess… [+7167 chars]... read more (Amazon.com)



Avianca Emerges From Chapter 11

BOGOTA, Colombia, Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Avianca announced today that it has successfully completed its financial restructuring process and emerged from Chapter 11 as a more efficient and finan… [+5737 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



Cramer's Investing Club: Why Costco's monthly sales miss doesn’t change our view

(This article was sent first to members of the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer. To get the real-time updates in your inbox, subscribe here.) Costco, a stock we own for the Charitable Trust, repo… [+3132 chars]... read more (CNBC)



Rocket Companies, Inc. (RKT) CEO Jay Farner Presents at Credit Suisse 25th Annual Technology Conference (Transcript)

Rocket Companies, Inc. (NYSE:RKT) Credit Suisse 25th Annual Technology Conference December 1, 2021 3:45 PM ET Company Participants Jay Farner - CEO Conference Call Participants Timothy Chiodo… [+32807 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



The logic of what Nigerians call ‘money rituals’

What I find highly frustrating in discussions of certain killings in Nigeria is the assumption that the deaths were about money rituals. In instances of violent murders where the motive remains uncle… [+8495 chars]... read more (The Punch)



Network Address Management and Auditing at Scale with Amazon VPC IP Address Manager

Managing, monitoring, and auditing IP address allocation for at-scale networks, as the growth in cloud workloads and connected devices continues at a rapid pace, is a complex, time-consuming, and pot… [+6755 chars]... read more (Amazon.com)



‘Tis the Season for TikTok Monetization

TikTok unwrapped a holiday present for creators Wednesday, revealing new ways for them to make cash.  The social video company unveiled two updates: Tips and Video Gifts. The latter effectively lift… [+3025 chars]... read more (WWD)



Woolworths (ASX:WOW) share price falls after outbidding Wesfarmers for API

The Woolworths Group Ltd(ASX: WOW) share price is falling this morning after outbidding rivalWesfarmers Ltd(ASX: WES) for Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd(ASX: API). At the time of writing, … [+2699 chars]... read more (Motley Fool Australia)



Announcing support for extracting data from identity documents using Amazon Textract

Creating efficiencies in your business is at the top of your list. You want your employees to be more productive, have them focus on high impact tasks, or find ways to implement better processes to i… [+12985 chars]... read more (Amazon.com)



Taxing Wealth Is a Sure-Fire Way to End up with a Less Wealthy Society

In 1696, England instituted a window tax, which determined household taxes based on the number of windows in the home. The tax was intended to target wealthier households who would theoretically have… [+4365 chars]... read more (Daily Signal)



INVESTOR ALERT: Kirby McInerney LLP Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed on Behalf of Zhangmen Education Inc. (ZME) Investors and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm Before January 18, 2022

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP reminds investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf … [+4422 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



PulteGroup Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 7% to $0.15 Per Share

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM) announced today that its Board of Directors voted to approve a 7% increase in the Companys quarterly cash dividend to $0.15 per common share. Th… [+1400 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



ComEd Targets Reliability and Clean Energy Transition for 2022

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC), which regulates the states public utilities, today approved ComEd investments that enhance reliability and enable the transition to c… [+2696 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



U.S. Treasury Yields Likely To Rise In 2022, But Not For The Reasons Most People Think

steinphoto/E+ via Getty Images We expect the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield to rise in 2022 and be between 1.5% and 2.0% at the end of the year. During 2022, the yield could overshoot this range. We ar… [+8050 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



HashiCorp's IPO Will Place It Among the Most Richly Valued Open Source Tech Companies

The HashiCorp IPO intends to shoot the narrows between Thanksgiving and Christmas, with its first IPO pricing interval set to give it among the richest valuations of any technology company with a str… [+1473 chars]... read more (Slashdot.org)