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John Rich’s song ‘Progress’ goes No. 1 after Truth Social release

A country music star shunned so-called “woke” record labels and released a song directly to Donald Trump’s social media app Truth Social and video-sharing site Rumble — catapulting it to No. 1 in the world on the Apple iTunes song chart. John Rich, the Nashville-based musician and one-half of the duo “Big and Rich,” released …

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Spotify’s quarterly revenue, user growth beats expectations

A smartphone is seen in front of a screen projection of the Spotify logo in this picture illustration taken April 1, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register STOCKHOLM, July 27 (Reuters) – Spotify (SPOT.N) reported second-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates on Wednesday, helped by a 14% jump in …

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South Korean PM to recommend presidential pardon for Samsung’s Jay Y. Lee

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee arrives at a court in Seoul, South Korea, October 26, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, July 27 (Reuters) – South Korea’s prime minister said on Wednesday he would recommend to the president a pardon for Jay Y. Lee, vice chairman …

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Twitter has set a date for its shareholders to vote on Elon Musk acquisition

The company on Tuesday sent shareholders a letter saying it would hold a virtual special meeting on September 13 to vote on the merger agreement, according to a regulatory filing. The announcement comes as the legal fight between: Twitter: (TWTR:) and Musk over the deal revs up. Musk earlier this month moved to terminate his …

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Twitter to hold shareholder vote on Musk’s offer in September

July 26 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) said on Tuesday it would hold a shareholder meeting on Sept. 13 to vote on the social media company’s proposed $44 billion takeover offer by Tesla (TSLA.O) chief Elon Musk. The company’s plan, which was disclosed in a filing, comes as the world’s richest person prepares for a …

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China regulator denies report on data strategy to avoid US delistings

Chinese and US flags flutter outside a company building in Shanghai, China November 16, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register: HONG KONG, July 25 (Reuters) – China’s securities regulator on Monday denied a media report that said Beijing planned to sort US-listed Chinese companies based on the sensitivity …

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S&P 500 ends choppy session nearly flat; investors eye Fed, earnings

Apple, Amazon.com among companies to report earnings this week FOMC to kick off two-day policy meeting from Tuesday Miner Newmont falls after raising annual cost forecast Indexes: Dow up 0.3%, S&P 500 up 0.1%, Nasdaq down 0.4% NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 saw-sawed on Monday and ended close to unchanged as …

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Biden makes push for chips legislation with CEOs meeting

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on climate change and renewable energy at the site of the former Brayton Point Power Station in Somerset, Massachusetts, US July 20, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, July 25 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden met virtually on Monday with the …

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T-Mobile agrees to pay customers $350 million in settlement over massive data breach

In the proposed settlement announced Friday, T-Mobile also agreed to spend an extra $150 million on cybersecurity through the end of 2023. Court documents outlining the proposed agreement were filed in the US District Court for the Western District of Missouri. More than 76 million US residents affected by the breach will be part of …

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