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Block-by-block maps reveal where SpaceX must offer Starlink satellite-internet to 642,000 homes and businesses at competitive prices

Summary List PlacementOver the next 10 years, the Federal Communications Commission could pay SpaceX $885.5 million to expand its Starlink satellite-internet service. In exchange, the Elon Musk-founded aerospace company must offer high-speed internet access at competitive rates to more than half a million estimated new subscribers... go to Article >

Insider Transportation: QuantumScape's battery breakthrough, Amazon's Zoox deal, and more

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Summary List PlacementAs the automotive world steadily shifts away from internal combustion and toward an electric future, one of the big questions about how exactly this will work comes down to power. Specifically, when will batteries be... read more

A Texas superintendent reveals how — and why — he got SpaceX to turn his rural school district into a Starlink satellite-internet laboratory

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Summary List PlacementWhen it rolled out a big test of its Starlink satellite-internet project this summer, SpaceX decided to make Ector County Independent School District, a rural education system in western Texas, a vital experiment.... read more

All 11 US airlines are running Black Friday sales, but the meager discounts are just another sign of an industry in crisis — here's the list

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Summary List PlacementBlack Friday is here, and airlines are looking to get a jump on 2021 travel bookings after a lackluster Thanksgiving. All 11 major US airlines have some kind of Black Friday special with discounted flights and other... read more

Biden poised to sign final stimulus package with $1,400 checks within days

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Summary List PlacementPresident Joe Biden is on course to sign a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan within days, marking his first major legislative achievement nearly two months into his administration. The Senate approved the massive rescue package... read more

The latest pandemic relief plan doesn't renew PPP, but it includes $28.6 billion in grants to support independent restaurants and bars

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Summary List PlacementThe latest stimulus bill passed by the Senate doesn't include a plan to renew the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which will close at the end of March. However, the pandemic relief plan includes $28.6 billion for the... read more

Pfizer and Moderna's COVID-19 shots were 10 times less effective against the variant first found in South Africa in a new study

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Summary List PlacementCOVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech appear significantly less effective against the coronavirus variant first found in South Africa, a lab study has suggested.  The percentage of protective antibodies that... read more

US growth prospects may overtake investor risk appetite as the biggest factor driving the dollar, says HSBC (USD)

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Summary List PlacementThe US dollar immediately jumped after Friday's blowout US jobs report for February. HSBC says that the move suggests prospects for US economic growth -- or a theme of "US exceptionalism" -- rather than risk appetite, are... read more

Southwest Airlines just announced 3 brand-new destinations in a continued low-cost leisure route expansion

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Summary List PlacementSouthwest Airlines on Monday announced plans to serve three new destinations across the US later this year. The low-cost carrier will soon serve Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; Bellingham, Washington; and Eugene, Oregon in... read more

The US could return to full employment in 2022 due to stimulus boost, Yellen says

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Summary List PlacementOne of the slowest-recovering sections of the US economy can return to pre-pandemic health as early as next year, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Monday. That would be the labor market. While business output and... read more

Here are 5 big revelations in SoFi's plans to go public via Chamath Palihapitiya's SPAC, including how the fintech is thinking about the future of...

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Summary List PlacementNews broke January 7 that personal-finance startup SoFi, last valued at $4.3 billion, is preparing to go public via special purpose acquisition company Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp V (SCH). The SPAC, raised by... read more

DEUTSCHE BANK: Buy these 16 online stocks set to capitalize on 2020's shift in consumer habits — including one with an upside of over 78%

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Summary List PlacementLast year's lockdowns fast-tracked the shift in consumer spending away from brick-and-mortar stores to online shopping and e-commerce. And this is likely to continue this year, even as economies reopen and consumers... read more