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The Origins Of The Dollar's Value

The Origins Of The Dollar’s Value

The Origins Of The Dollar’s Value Tyler Durden Sun, 08/09/2020 – 14:20 Authored by Frank Shostak via The Mises Institute,…

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NBPA executive director Michele Roberts: Can’t rule out NBA bubble in 2021

The Bubble has worked, but could the NBA play next season under the same conditions? NBPA executive director Michele Roberts isn’t ruling that out.
      

Another Riot Declared In Portland After Leftists Set Fire Inside Police Union Building

Another Riot Declared In Portland After Leftists Set Fire Inside Police Union Building

Another Riot Declared In Portland After Leftists Set Fire Inside Police Union Building Tyler Durden Sun, 08/09/2020 – 13:55 Another…

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NFL, NFL Referees Association agree to COVID-19 protocols; refs can opt out by Aug. 13

After weeks of negotiating, the NFL and the NFL Referees Association agreed to terms on COVID-19 health and safety protocols for the 2020 season.
      

Politics

Navarro and Mnuchin say DOJ cleared Trump executive actions as Democrats mull legal challenge

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro is sure President Trump’s recent executive actions on coronavirus relief will pass any legal challenge against them.

No Payment, No Problem: Bizarre New World Of Consumer Debt

No Payment, No Problem: Bizarre New World Of Consumer Debt

No Payment, No Problem: Bizarre New World Of Consumer Debt Tyler Durden Sun, 08/09/2020 – 13:30 Authored by Wolf Richter…

Tech news

New bidders reportedly emerge for TikTok in the US as powerful critics assail the process

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that TikTok and Twitter have held talks about a potential merger, even as the video sharing company defends itself against President Donald Trump’s pressure to force the sale of the business or potentially ban it. As the internationally distributed video streaming version of Chinese technology developer Bytedance’s social media […]

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Detroit Tigers prospect Tarik Skubal discusses his battle with COVID-19: ‘It did get scary’

Detroit Tigers prospect Tarik Skubal said he was trying to be cautious while training out in Arizona. But that didn’t stop him from getting COVID-19.
      

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Nearly 20,000 fake US driver’s licenses from China and other countries seized at Chicago airport

Customs and Border Protection officers seized nearly 20,000 counterfeit U.S. driver’s licenses at Chicago’s O’Hare airport this year. The shipment…