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Lebanon was already in financial crisis before the explosion in Beirut — and now experts are predicting devastating consequences

The deadly explosion that rocked Beirut on Tuesday may have devastating consequences for a country already in financial crisis. Inflation has caused Lebanon’s currency to plunge in value since October 2019, and prices of basic food staples have skyrocketed. Almost half of Lebanon’s population lives below the poverty line, and 33% of the country is […]

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New York prosecutors reportedly subpoenaed Deutsche Bank as part of an extensive investigation into Trump’s business dealings

The Manhattan district attorney’s office subpoenaed Deutsche Bank as part of a wide-ranging investigation into President Donald Trump’s business dealings, The New York Times reported. Prosecutors issued the subpoena last year and are seeking documents that could point to potential fraud. Deutsche Bank reportedly complied with the subpoena and turned over Trump’s financial statements and […]

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Twitter temporarily blocked the Trump campaign from tweeting after it shared a video of the president spreading COVID-19 misinformation (TWTR)

Twitter briefly banned the Trump campaign’s account from tweeting Wednesday after it violated the company’s policies against COVID-19 misinformation, a spokesperson told Business Insider. The campaign tweeted a video of Trump falsely claiming to Fox News that children are “almost immune” from the disease. Trump also tweeted a link to the video, which has since […]