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Netherlands vs USA predictions: World Cup 2022 | Qatar World Cup 2022 News

Al Jazeera’s AI robot Kashef has crunched the numbers and churned out some predictions for today’s game. The first match of the World Cup knockout phase will pit three times runners-up the Netherlands against the USA. Kashef, our artificial intelligence (AI) robot, has analyzed more than 200 metrics, including the number of wins, goals scored …

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35% of millionaires say they won’t have enough to retire, report finds

A cool $1 million is not what it used to be. There are more millionaires in the US and globally than ever before, with nearly 24.5 million millionaires nationwide as of 2022, according to the latest Global Wealth Report from the Credit Suisse Research Institute. Even so, having seven figures in the bank offers less …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, December 2

A GE AC4400CW diesel-electric locomotive in Union Pacific livery, is seen ahead of a possible strike if there is no deal with the rail worker unions, as a Metrolink commuter train (right) arrives at Union Station in Los Angeles, California, September 15 , 2022. Bing Guan | Reuters Here are the most important news items …

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S&P 500 futures fall slightly as investors wait Friday’s US jobs data

S&P 500 futures were slightly lower Thursday night as investors looked ahead to the November jobs report. Futures tied to the benchmark stock index dipped 0.15%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were lower by 0.15% and the Nasdaq 100 futures fell 0.25%. Shares of tech companies were on the move in after-hours trading following quarterly …

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Racism uproar at home threatens to eclipse royal visit to US

LONDON (AP) — Renewed allegations of racism at Buckingham Palace threatened to overshadow Prince William’s trip to the United States after campaigners said the palace needed to acknowledge a wider problem that goes beyond one member of staff. The controversy erupted Wednesday when a Black advocate for survivors of domestic abuse said a senior member …

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Stock futures near flat after Wednesday’s rally

Stock futures were mixed Thursday as investors continued reacting to Wednesday comments from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and picked through a mixed set of earnings reports. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 8 points lower, or near flat. Nasdaq-100 and S&P-500 futures each gained 0.1%. Salesforce’s stock shed 7% in premarket …

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Russian oil sanctions are about to kick in. And they could disrupt markets in a big way

European oil sanctions are due to kick in on December 5. The idea is to reduce oil revenues for Russia given its war in Ukraine. Andrey Rudakov | Bloomberg | GettyImages Upcoming sanctions on Russian oil are set to be “really disruptive” for energy markets if European nations fail to set a cap on prices, …

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Dow sheds 200 points as investors digest mixed economic signals, await Powell’s speech

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell Wednesday as Wall Street waded through new economic data and awaited an afternoon speech on the economy from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell. The 30-stock index lost 253 points, or 0.8%. The S&P 500 shed 0.4%, while the Nasdaq Composite was near flat. Investors were hit with conflicting economic …

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