Day: December 8, 2021

Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan invest $3.4B for science advances

The company that runs the philanthropy of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, is investing up to…

U.S. government to end gas-powered vehicle purchases by 2035 under Biden order

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters after driving a Jeep Rubicon 4xe at an event for clean…

Omicron covid variant impact, oil prices, dollar moves

SINGAPORE — Futures pointed to a relatively flat trading session in Asia-Pacific on Thursday, following modest overnight gains on Wall…

U.S.-led diplomatic Olympic boycott snowballs as top Western allies join

The U.S.-led diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics snowballed Wednesday as Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom signed on,…

Global News at 5:30 Toronto: December 8, 2021

A dramatic river rescue caught on camera in Niagara Falls. A Toronto boxer at the centre of an assault investigation…

Canadian field hockey team headed home from South Africa following wait due to travel restrictions

Canada’s women’s junior field hockey team is scheduled to arrive home on Thursday after being stranded in South Africa due…

World’s largest lab-grown steak weighing nearly four ounces was 3D printed

World’s largest lab-grown steak weighing nearly four ounces that was 3D printed from real bovine cells which matured into fat…

Texas energy regulators, gas industry try to reassure the public that the state’s power grid is ready for winter

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ADRs End Mostly Higher; Nestle Up 2.2% Among Companies Actively Trading

By Adriano Marchese International stocks trading in New York closed mostly higher on Wednesday. The S&P/BNY Mellon index of American…

“CBS Evening News” headlines for Wednesday, December 8, 2021

“CBS Evening News” headlines for Wednesday, December 8, 2021 – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Here’s a look at the…