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Tech stocks lead the market higher as traders weigh vaccine progress against virus concerns

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Technology stocks led the market higher on Thursday, even as COVID-19 concerns lingered following New York City's decision to transfer its school system to remote learning. A rise in daily COVID-19 cases led to an infection rate of more than 3% in New York City, which spurred Mayor Bill DeBlasio to shut down physical learning at schools on Wednesday. On the economic data front, 742,000 more Americans filed for unemployment last week, more than experts had forecast. Watch major indexes update live here. Technology stocks led the market higher on Thursday even as...
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Megyn Kelly says she removed her sons from their New York City school that has 'gone off the deep end' after it circulated a letter about racism

9 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Megyn Kelly said that she pulled her sons out of their NYC school after the school circulated a letter about racism.
Kelly said that the school had "gone off the deep end" by asking faculty to read the letter, entitled "If You Really Want to Make a Difference in Black Lives, Change How You Teach White Kids."
The former Fox News and NBC News host discussed the letter during a conversation on the November 16 episode of her podcast.
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