Intermodal Growth Fuels US Traffic Volume Gains

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E-commerce, the restocking of inventories and tighter truck capacity were among the factors that boosted U.S. intermodal volumes in October and the third quarter. “Inventory replenishment and increasing e-commerce activity, along with some capacity constraints on the trucking side, have helped intermodal to turn the corner this quarter,” said Joni Casey, president and CEO of … Read more

SpaceX launches third-generation GPS navigation satellite

SpaceX launches third-generation GPS navigation satellite

Recovering from a last-second October 2 launch abort, SpaceX successfully fired off the same Falcon 9 rocket Thursday night, boosting a third-generation Global Positioning System navigation satellite into orbit for the U.S. Space Force. The nine Merlin 1D engines in the rocket’s first stage, including two replacement engines, roared to life at 6:24 p.m. ET, … Read more

I don’t see that President Trump has a path legally with these election lawsuits: Political Correspondent

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Jon Ward, Yahoo News Senior Political Correspondent joins the Yahoo Finance Live panel to discuss the latest on the 2020 presidential election. Video Transcript AKIKO FUJITA: As we continue to track the results here, the Dow now up 500 points roughly. The Dow, the NASDAQ, and the S&P all up handily as they pace for … Read more

Pennsylvania secretary of state says “majority” of ballots counted

Pennsylvania secretary of state says "majority" of ballots counted

Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar told reporters on Thursday evening that there are “several hundred thousand ballots remaining to be counted,” but added “we already have counted the majority of ballots.” Boockvar said that military and overseas ballots will be counted through Tuesday, and said that provisional ballots need to be counted as well. … Read more

Biogen Analysts Brace For Favorable Aducanumab Adcom Verdict

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Biogen Inc (NASDAQ: BIIB) shares saw a nice 40% bump Wednesday following the release of FDA briefing document prepared for Friday’s Adcom meeting to discuss aducanumab BLA. Morgan Stanley analyst Matthew Harrison maintained an Overweight rating and $357 price target. BofA Securities analyst Geoff Meacham upgraded Biogen from Underperform to Neutral and increased the price target … Read more

Jack Ma Had It Right About One Thing

Jack Ma Had It Right About One Thing

(Bloomberg Opinion) — Jack Ma was right: You can’t use rules for a railway station to run an airport. Or, regulate a cutting-edge online lending platform like a traditional bank. Chinese authorities effectively took the founder of e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. to task for such views by suspending the $35 billion initial public … Read more

The controversies of 19-year-old TikTok star Zoe LaVerne, who apologized for kissing her 13-year-old fan

The controversies of 19-year-old TikTok star Zoe LaVerne, who apologized for kissing her 13-year-old fan

zoe laverne tiktok Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images Zoe LaVerne is a controversial 19-year-old social media star with more than 17 million TikTok followers. LaVerne, who most recently apologized for kissing and “catching feelings” for a 13-year-old fan, has been gaining notoriety online since 2016, when she first attracted a following on lip-sync app Musical.ly. Fellow … Read more

What a Joe Biden presidency would mean for oil

What a Joe Biden presidency would mean for oil

Bloomberg Forget Biden Vs. Trump: The Incumbent Is Winning in Stock Market (Bloomberg) — A strange thing happened on the way to the biggest post-election surge in modern stock-market history. On Wednesday, while the S&P 500 was tacking on $600 billion of fresh value, most of its members fell.How the index still managed to gain … Read more