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Evaluating the market for the Royals players that weren't traded

Evaluating the market for the Royals players that weren’t traded

The trade deadline has passed, and the Royals were actually pretty transactional. In the past two months they have made six significant trades, adding 12 new players to the organization: But there were still some trade candidates that the Royals ultimately held onto. We don’t know what, if any, kind of discussions the Royals had …

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“It Is Critical That Our Work Be Shown To Audiences” – Deadline

“It Is Critical That Our Work Be Shown To Audiences” – Deadline

The day after the David Zaslav-run Warner Bros Discovery completely sheltered the HBO Max DC movie Batgirl which is in post production, the pic’s directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah have responded with a statement. Courtesy DC Films “We are saddened and shocked by the news. We still can’t believe it. As directors, it …

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Sanders Tore Into Manchin Surprise Deal As Falling Far Short

Sanders Tore Into Manchin Surprise Deal As Falling Far Short

Sanders assailed Manchin’s bill on Tuesday night as woefully inadequate. He urged Democrats to amend the bill since it omitted many programs like childcare. Manchin’s bill also excluded universal pre-K, student debt relief, and the Biden child tax credit. Loading Something is loading. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont tore into the $740 billion climate, energy, …

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Paul Britton, CEO of $9.5 billion derivatives firm, says the market hasn't seen the worst of it

Paul Britton, CEO of $9.5 billion derivatives firm, says the market hasn’t seen the worst of it

(Click here to subscribe to the Delivering Alpha newsletter.) The market has seen tremendous price swings this year – whether it comes to equities, fixed income, currencies, or commodities — but volatility expert Paul Britton doesn’t think it ends there. Britton is the founder and CEO of the $9.5 billion derivatives firm, Capstone Investment Advisors. …

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Jennette McCurdy Is Ready to Move Forward, and to Look Back

Jennette McCurdy Is Ready to Move Forward, and to Look Back

When Jennette McCurdy was 16, she was in her third year on “iCarly,” the hit teen sitcom on Nickelodeon. Millions of young viewers admired her for her comic portrayal of Sam Puckett, the wisecracking pal of his title character, and she was proud that her lucrative work was helping to support her family. McCurdy was …

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8 Productivity, Collaboration Startups Likely to Survive Post-Pandemic

8 Productivity, Collaboration Startups Likely to Survive Post-Pandemic

The pandemic-driven move to remote work gave a huge boost to productivity and collaboration tools. Now companies are reevaluating which tools they need, possibly leading to shakeout of the market. Here are 8 startups likely to survive and become essential workplace tools. It’s no secret that productivity-and-collaboration tools saw a huge boost from the pandemic. …

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Five Former Treasury Secs Throw Support Behind Manchin Inflation Plan

Five Former Treasury Secs Throw Support Behind Manchin Inflation Plan

Five former Treasury secretaries backed Manchin’s inflation-fighting bill in a Wednesday statement. The group includes secretaries from the George W. Bush, Clinton, and Obama administrations. The secretaries urged Congress to pass the plan “immediately,” adding it will help cool inflation. Loading Something is loading. Sen. Joe Manchin just won valuable new backing for his plan …

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