Tether Loses $1 Peg, Bitcoin Drops to 2020 Levels of Near $24K – CoinDesk

Tether Loses  Peg, Bitcoin Drops to 2020 Levels of Near K – CoinDesk

Tether Loses $1 Peg, Bitcoin Drops to 2020 Levels of Near $24K  CoinDesk Cryptocurrency TerraUSD Plunges as Investors Bail  The Wall Street Journal UST’s Do Kwon Was Behind Earlier Failed Stablecoin, Ex-Terra Colleagues Say  CoinDesk Controversial stablecoin UST — which is meant to be pegged to the dollar — plummets below 30 cents  CNBC Terra Flops  Bloomberg View Full Coverage … Read more

Surfside collapse: Tentative settlement, valued at $997 million, reached with families of victims

Surfside collapse: Tentative settlement, valued at 7 million, reached with families of victims

Harley Tropin, one of the plaintiffs’ lead attorneys, announced the decision during a hearing Wednesday. The proposal still needs final approval from Miami-Dade County Circuit Court Judge Michael Hanzman. “We’re pleased to give this recovery to the victims which we think is extremely meaningful and a big step to bringing them closure to this horrible … Read more

Finland announces bid to join NATO in historic move

A French soldier takes part in a major drill as part of NATO’s EFP (Enhance forward presence) operation at the Tapa Estonian army camp near Rakvere, on February 6, 2022. Alain Jocard | dpa | Getty Images Finland’s President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin said Thursday that the country should apply to join … Read more

Saudi Aramco eclipses Apple to once again become the world’s most valuable company

Aramco is now worth about $2.43 trillion, compared with Apple’s $2.37 trillion, according to data from Refinitiv. Market capitalizations fluctuate frequently: earlier this year, Apple (AAPL) hit the $3 trillion mark, becoming the first to do so and making it by far the most valuable company on the planet. But the latest market moves point … Read more

Chinese jet aborts takeoff, catches fire, causing minor injuries from evacuation

Rescue workers are seen at the site where an Airbus A319 plane of Tibet Airlines caught fire after an aborted takeoff, at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport in Chongqing, China May 12, 2022. cnsphoto via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, May 12 (Reuters) – China’s Tibet Airlines said all passengers … Read more

Citadel Securities, BlackRock, Gemini Slam Social Media Accusations of Involvement With UST Collapse

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Has the Milky Way’s Black Hole Come to Light?

What’s going on with our galaxy? Astronomers have long suspected that 26,000 light-years away in the constellation Sagittarius, lurking behind the clouds of dust and gas that shroud the center of the Milky Way, there is a massive black hole. Into this darkness, the equivalent of millions of stars have been dispatched to eternity, leaving … Read more

North Korea reports positive covid case for the first time

Placeholder while article actions load TOKYO — North Korea on Thursday reported its first coronavirus outbreak since the pandemic began almost two years ago, with state media declaring a “most serious national emergency.” The detection of the BA.2 omicron subvariant of the coronavirus in the capital, Pyongyang, is a concerning development for a country that … Read more