An extra-time goal from Alex Berenguer sealed Athletic Bilbao's place in a second successive Copa del Rey final after they beat Levante 2-1 (3-2 on aggregate) on Thursday. The Basque side will play Real Sociedad in last season's postponed Copa final on April 4 before taking on Barcelona in this year's a fortnight later. Roger Marti opened the scoring for Levante after 17 minutes with a close-range finish.
Wells Fargo & Co said on Thursday it will give all employees up to 8 hours of paid time off to accommodate COVID-19 vaccine appointments, according to a memo seen by Reuters. "While we understand that choosing to be vaccinated is a personal decision, we encourage you to consider getting the vaccine when it's available to you," head of human resources David Galloreese said in the memo sent to all employees. The bank is also expanding its program to provide free coronavirus testing to employees.
“Impeachment: American Crime Story” has found its Hillary Clinton in Emmy Award-winning actress Edie Falco. She is the latest high-profile star to join the series, which will detail the events surrounding the impeachment of President Bill Clinton. It was previously announced that Beanie Feldstein will star as Monica Lewinsky, with Clive Owen as Bill Clinton, […]
Shares of Okta (NASDAQ: OKTA) fell as much as 9.6% in trading on Thursday after the company reported fourth-quarter 2021 results. On an adjusted basis, which pulls out one-time items, the company made a profit of $8 million, or $0.06 per share. In fiscal 2022, management said they expect revenue growth of 29% to 30% to $1.08 billion to $1.09 billion, and a loss of $0.44 to $0.49 per share.
Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Actemra® (tocilizumab) subcutaneous injection for slowing the rate of decline in pulmonary function in adult patients with systemic sclerosis-associated interstitial lung disease (SSc-ILD), a debilitating condition with limited treatment options. Actemra is the first biologic therapy approved by the FDA for the treatment of the disease.
Children were evacuated from a school in the Eastern District of Tutuila, the main island of American Samoa, on March 4, following an 8.1-magnitude earthquake near the Kermadec Islands led to tsunami warnings across the Pacific.The earthquake, which struck in the morning, was the strongest of three large quakes recorded in the region in less than 24 hours.This footage shows students evacuating from Samoana High School, located in Utulei, American Samoa. After initially issuing a tsunami warning and evacuation orders for coastal areas, authorities downgraded guidance to a tsunami advisory. Credit: Dakota Sofa via Storyful
Declines for the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI), S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC), and Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQINDEX: ^IXIC) were substantial, but the indexes finished well above their worst levels. Fulgent Genetics (NASDAQ: FLGT) and T2 Biosystems (NASDAQ: TTOO) both moved sharply higher after reporting solid earnings results. Fulgent Genetics fell 8% in the regular session, but its stock had jumped 33% as of 5 p.m. EST in after-hours trading.
Polls suggest more than 70 per cent of the American public back the legislation
Compass Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: CMPX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing proprietary antibody therapeutics intended to engage the immune system to treat both solid tumors and hematological malignancies, today announced that Thomas Schuetz, MD, PhD, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Compass Therapeutics, will participate in the following virtual investor conferences:
Liverpool’s 1-0 defeat to Chelsea at Anfield on Thursday night saw Jurgen Klopp’s Premier League champions set an unwanted club record. Mason Mount’s first-half goal was enough to consign Liverpool to yet another home loss as their title defence lies in tatters. Thursday’s defeat was Liverpool’s fifth consecutive League defeat at home - the first time the club has lost five in a row in the top flight in their 129-year history.
A street sign from London’s Abbey Road has sold for more than £37,000 at auction. The plaque from the street that is home to the famous recording studios, and featured on a Beatles album cover, smashed expectations at the sale. The classic white, black and red sign was created in 1967 by Sir Misha Black and was one of 275 signs being sold on behalf of Westminster City Council.
Richard Barnett, 60, of Arkansas faces federal charges including disorderly conduct in a capitol building
There were also wins for Tottenham and Everton on Thursday.
The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz Announces Investigation of Washington Prime Group Inc. (WPG) on Behalf of Investors
The earthquakes have caused little damage so far, but they continue to unnerve residents in Reykjavik and other nearby cities, according to CNN
Mason Mount hailed a “massive win” for Chelsea over Liverpool as their “brave” approach earned a crucial three points in the race for the top four. Mount scored the only goal of the game as the Blues triumphed 1-0 at Anfield on Thursday night, condemning Liverpool to a club record fifth straight home defeat. The result lifts Chelsea back into the top four, a point ahead of fifth-placed Everton and two clear of West Ham in sixth, albeit having played a game more than both sides.
While some fans will surely be disappointed with the corporate infringement, critics would like to see the franchise rid of all Native American imagery and branding.
Liverpool have taken one point from the last 21 on offer at home since Christmas.
Feelings were still running high in Algeria as thousands marched again to mark the two years since the Hirak rallies that ousted former leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from power. Also Kenyans are giving two wheels a spin as more people hop on their bikes in Nairobi. And Kenyan camel breeders cash in on white gold as demand for the animals' milk booms.
Every Premier League fixture for the 2020/21 season plus confirmed dates and kick-off times