Coinbase Global, the biggest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, will list on the Nasdaq, marking a milestone in the journey of virtual currencies from niche technology to mainstream asset.
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Toshiba CEO steps down, shares surge on bidding war expectations
Toshiba Corp CEO Nobuaki Kurumatani resigned on Wednesday amid controversy over a $20 billion buyout bid from CVC Capital Partners and the conglomerate's shares surged on reports that KKR & Co and Brookfield are also planning offers.
World stocks hit record high as bond yields ease
TOKYO (Reuters) -Global stock markets rose to a record high on Wednesday as bond yields eased after data showed U.S. inflation was not rising wildly as the economy reopens.
Suspects arrested in murder of long-missing California college student Kristin Smart
Police arrested a longtime suspect on Tuesday for the murder of Kristin Smart, a 19-year-old college freshman who went missing from her California university 25 years ago, but said her body had not yet been found.
White officer who shot and paralyzed Black man in Kenosha, Wisconsin, returned to duty
A white policeman cleared of criminal wrongdoing after shooting an African-American man in the back last August in Kenosha, Wisconsin, igniting deadly protests that helped stoke a summer of U.S. racial tensions, has been returned to duty.
Japan halts Tepco plan to restart key nuclear plant after safety breaches
TOKYO (Reuters) -Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) said on Wednesday that Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco), operator of the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, will be prevented from restarting its only operable atomic power station after safety breaches at the facility were uncovered last year.
Use-of-force expert testifies that Chauvin justified in deadly arrest of Floyd
MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) -Defense attorneys in the murder trial of Derek Chauvin on Tuesday called an expert witness who testified that the former Minneapolis police officer was justified and reasonable in his use of force during his arrest of George Floyd.
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