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River Plate may be forced to use an outfield player in goal for their next Copa Libertadores tie after all four of the club's registered keepers tested positive for COVID-19. River said in a statement they had asked the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) for special dispensation to include goalkeepers Leo Diaz and Agustin Gomez in their squad for Wednesday’s game against Independiente of Santa Fe. Diaz made his debut on Sunday in River’s league defeat by Boca Juniors.
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The Beachbody Company, LLC ("Beachbody"), a leading subscription health and wellness company, today announced that the Beachbody’s management team is participating in the 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology & Media Conference on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.
A health minister suggested all foreign travel remained ‘dangerous’, despite it being legal to visit a number of other countries again.
(Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks on Wednesday are set to track U.S. declines as concern about faster inflation shadows the economic recovery from the pandemic. A dollar gauge was near the lowest level this year.Futures slipped in Japan and Australia after key U.S. equity benchmarks closed lower and large technology stocks like Amazon.com Inc. and Microsoft Corp. erased gains. U.S. futures dipped. A slide in crude on the possibility of more supply from Iran hurt energy stocks. Treasury yields dipped. Markets are closed Wednesday in Hong Kong and South Korea for holidays.Stocks have been volatile after touching a record in early May. Investors have been whipsawed by concerns about accelerating inflation amid elevated commodity prices, as well as a Covid-19 resurgence in countries including India. Traders are awaiting the latest Federal Reserve minutes for clues on how policy makers view price pressures, and any hints of a timeline for tapering stimulus.In Bank of America Corp.’s latest fund manager survey, inflation topped the list of the biggest tail risks, followed by a bond market taper tantrum and asset bubbles. Covid-19 was in fourth place.“The market has been trying to process a very unusual economic environment and a confluence of factors that it has not faced for a long time,” said David Donabedian, chief investment officer of CIBC Private Wealth Management. “I personally would say that the stock market has absorbed it all extremely well because there’s still a high conviction view on earnings being strong.”Bitcoin fell to the lowest since February after the People’s Bank of China reiterated that digital tokens cannot be used as a form of payment. AT&T Inc. plunged the most in the S&P 500 after the company said it plans to spin off its media operations.Here are some key events this week:The Fed publishes minutes from its April meeting Wednesday, which may provide clues to officials’ views on the recovery and how they define “transitory” when it comes to inflationEIA crude oil inventory report WednesdaySt. Louis Fed President James Bullard and Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic to speak at separate events WednesdayIMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and ECB President Christine Lagarde speak at the Vienna Economic Dialogue ThursdayEuro-area finance ministers and central bank chiefs hold an informal meeting. A larger group of EU finance ministers and central bank chiefs will meet May 22These are some of the main moves in markets:StocksS&P 500 futures dipped 0.1% as of 8:02 a.m. in Tokyo. The S&P 500 fell 0.9%Nasdaq 100 futures were little changed. The Nasdaq 100 fell 0.7%Nikkei 225 futures fell 1.2%Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index futures fell 1.1%CurrenciesThe yen was at 108.92 per dollarThe offshore yuan traded at 6.4217 per dollarThe Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index was steady after falling 0.3%The euro was at $1.2222BondsThe yield on 10-year Treasuries fell one basis point to 1.64%Australia’s 10-year bond yield held at 1.79%CommoditiesWest Texas Intermediate crude fell 1.2% to $65.49 a barrelGold future were at $1,869.21 an ounceMore stories like this are available on bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P.
Thomas Tuchel said his Chelsea side had taken a big step towards ensuring a top-four finish in the Premier League but offered a note of caution after his team's crucial 2-1 revenge win over Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday. The win, three days after they lost to Leicester in the FA Cup final, lifted Chelsea above them into third place with 67 points and if they win their last game away to Aston Villa on Sunday they will guaranteed a Champions League berth.
West Ham know they cannot afford another slip-up as they look to secure European qualification and will be wary of a well-drilled West Brom side. West Brom are playing for pride having been relegated two weeks ago, but Sam Allardyce will be looking forward to denting his former club’s chances. West Brom vs West Ham is scheduled for an 8.15pm BST kick-off on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.
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Square, Inc. ("Square") (NYSE:SQ) today announced the pricing of $1,000,000,000 principal amount of its 2.75% senior notes due 2026 (the "2026 Notes") and $1,000,000,000 principal amount of its 3.50% senior notes due 2031 (the "2031 Notes" and, together, the "Notes") in a private placement to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Act") and outside the United States to non-U.S. persons pursuant to Regulation S under the Act. The sale of the Notes is expected to settle on May 20, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. Interest on each series of the Notes will be payable in cash semi-annually in arrears, beginning on December 1, 2021.
The PGA of America joined with other organizations with statements of support for the PGA Tour and European Tour in response to a Saudi-backed “Super Golf League” trying to lure top players with massive amounts of money. Seth Waugh, the CEO of the PGA of America, left no doubt about his position. To chase the money is to give up on the Ryder Cup.
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Fox News filed a motion Tuesday to dismiss a massive $1.6 billion lawsuit from by voting-technology firm Dominion Voting Systems, citing concerns about freedom of speech and introducing a new development to the closely-watched case. In the motion, Fox News said Dominion failed to identify “any actionable defamation” by Fox News and did not stipulate […]
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The Denver Broncos waived receiver DaeSean Hamilton on Tuesday, four days after he seriously injured a knee while working out on his own. The former Penn State star was the second Broncos veteran to suffer a season-ending injury while boycotting the team's voluntary offseason program at their union's urging. Hamilton tore an ACL on Friday, the same day the Broncos cut Ja’Wuan James, whom they had placed on the reserve/non-football injury list after the right tackle tore an Achilles tendon while working out away from the team’s headquarters earlier this month.
Los Angeles Angels star outfielder Mike Trout is expected be sidelined for six to eight weeks because of a strained right calf, a setback that could keep him out through the All-Star break. The Angels put Trout on the injured list Tuesday, a day after he made an early exit in a 7-4 win over Cleveland. Trout came up limping after running toward third on an inning-ending popup in the first.
Two men embracing on a magazine cover was more than risqué for Indonesia, thought LGBT+ researcher Ais, when he first discovered a trove of retro LGBT+ zines in Bali last year. "Suddenly it felt like I was a part of something bigger than myself," said Ais, 29, who does not want to reveal his full name due to the sensitivity of the matter, of his discovery of the zines. The LGBT+ zines, or community-based publications printed in small batches, were distributed across the Indonesian archipelago during the 1980s and 1990s, a sign of more permissive times in the world's largest Muslim-majority nation.
Mr Morgan was killed with an axe in the car park of the Golden Lion pub in London on March 10 1987
Thomas Tuchel says his players needed no added motivation to beat Leicester City after watching Daniel Amartey throw a Chelsea pennant following the FA Cup Final. Leicester star Amartey was filmed on team-mate Wesley Fofana’s Instagram live throwing the ceremonial Chelsea pennant over his head in the Wembley changing rooms after Leicester’s 1-0 Cup Final win at Wembley on Saturday. The two teams faced off again on Tuesday night at Stamford Bridge in a must-win game for both sides given they are fighting for a Premier League top-four finish - and Chelsea took a huge step towards Champions League qualification with a 2-1 win.