Gersh Promotes Sylvee Legge To Agent, Below-The-Line

EXCLUSIVE: Sylvee Legge has been promoted to Agent, Below-the-Line at Gersh. Legge entered the agency via its mailroom in 2018 and swiftly climbed the ranks to Assistant, Coordinator, and Agent Trainee, prior to her latest promotion. She worked most recently under below the line agent Tara Kromer, and is the first Agent Trainee in Gersh history […]

White House Correspondents’ Association Plans Return Of Annual Dinner In 2022

The White House Correspondents’ Association is planning for a return of its annual dinner in 2022, after Covid-19 forced the cancellation of the past two annual events. The WHCA dinner, designed to raise money for scholarships, has long been one of D.C.’s highest profile gatherings of Beltway insiders, media personalities and public officials. But breaking […]

US adds 210,000 jobs in November ahead of discovery of Omicron variant

Total is less than half the growth that economists expected while unemployment rate dropped to 4.2% Last modified on Fri 3 Dec 2021 09.58 EST The US economy added 210,000 jobs in November, less than half the jobs growth that economists had expected, in a report that was compiled before the discovery of the Omicron […]

Germany steps closer to making Covid vaccines mandatory, imposes strict curbs on unvaccinated

National and regional leaders agreed on Thursday to ban Germany's unvaccinated population from all non-essential businesses, such as bars, restaurants and movie theaters in a bid to encourage vaccine uptake. Data from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control shows that 68.4% of the German population is fully vaccinated, slightly above the EU-wide vaccination […]

Bitcoin backed by Apple heavyweights: ‘Hope it will become single world currency’

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are 'apolitical' says financial expert We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Bitcoin was handed a huge boost this […]

Shell to go ahead with seismic tests in whale breeding grounds after court win

Judgment rules company can blast sound waves in search for oil along South Africa’s eastern coastline Last modified on Fri 3 Dec 2021 05.48 EST Royal Dutch Shell will move ahead with seismic tests to explore for oil in vital whale breeding grounds along South Africa’s eastern coastline after a court dismissed an 11th-hour legal […]

With Rs 7,000 cr stuck, over 20k PMC Bank depositors are playing waiting game

The amount stuck is 60 per cent of the total Rs 11,800-crore in deposits. The draft amalgamation scheme of Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative (PMC) Bank with Unity Small Finance Bank (SFB) allowed quick relief to depositors with savings of up to Rs 5 lakh, but a long wait for those who had their nest egg […]

Netflix Loses Appeal In Exec Poaching Legal Battle With Fox

A judge today shut down Netflix’s appeal in a long-running legal battle centered on the streamer poaching executives from Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Netflix had claimed, in part, that Fox’s contracts were void because they violate California’s famed seven-year rule and severely restrict employee mobility. It had also claimed that Fox must show resulting […]

Public anger over new Covid restrictions puts leaders across Europe on defense

New restrictions, or variations on the old ones, are cropping up around the world, especially in Europe. It's a thorny calculus made more difficult by the prospect of backlash, increased social divisions and, for many politicians, the fear of being voted out of office. Greeks over 60 who refuse coronavirus vaccinations could be hit with monthly fines of more […]