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Joe Biden again tests negative for COVID-19

Former Vice President Joe Biden does not have COVID-19, the Democratic nominee's campaign said on Sunday. Biden "underwent PCR testing for COVID-19 today and COVID-19 was not detected," the campaign said. PCR tests, usually conducted by nasal or throat swab, detect whether a person has an active infection. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden does not have COVID-19, his campaign said Sunday evening.In a statement, a spokesperson for Biden told reporters that the former vice president "underwent PCR testing for COVID-19 today and COVID-19 was not detected."PCR tests, usually conducted by taking a nasal or throat swab, detect whether a person has an active infection.Biden also tested negative on Friday. ...
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Tech chiefs to testify on social media regulation

Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for October 5. Lucia Moses here, filling in for Lauren Johnson. Today's news: Tech chiefs to testify, why Pepsi isn't following Coke into hard seltzer, and Triller user numbers disputed.First: remember to subscribe here to get this newsletter daily. Sen. Ted Cruz, left, and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. AP/Jacquelyn Martin; AP/Jose Luis Magana The CEOs of Facebook, Google, and Twitter will all testify before Congress, days before the election, over legal protections for internet companiesRead the full story here. ...
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“It’s crazy”: Trump takes a car ride to greet supporters

Javier AnsorenaFOLLOWCorrespondent in New York Updated:10/05/2020 1:29h save Donald Trump He decided on Sunday afternoon to get into an official car and go for a ride to greet followers outside the Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, where he has been admitted since Friday for Covid-19. On the same day that his medical team recognized that the US president had had two episodes of respiratory distress that required the use of artificial oxygen, Trump decided to skip the quarantine rules that are established to protect those infected by the virus and the people around them. Uploaded in a armored vehicle, accompanied by several people from his team and members of the Secret Service, Trump toured an area near the hospital, waving to supporters who have gathered to support him.?...
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Green Electricity Provider to Create 1,000 New Jobs in UK

Article content(Bloomberg) — A UK clean energy company is seeking to create 1,000 jobs by the end of next year, expanding its technology to simplify the way consumers buy electricity.Octopus Energy Ltd. said it wants to make the UK the “Silicon Valley of energy” and detailed a plan to expand its cloud-computing platform, known as Kraken, which aims to make it easier and cheaper for people to use renewable energy.The new jobs will go mainly to graduates and will help Octopus double its workforce by the end of 2021, according to a statement by the company on Monday. Positions will be spread across its sites in London, Brighton, Warwick and Leicester. It will also build a technology, data science and artificial intelligence center in Manchester, in the north of England.Prime Minister Boris...
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Fintech startup Currensea, founded by two former investment bankers, is launching its business debit card. Check out the pitch deck it used to fund its expansion.

London fintech startup Currensea has announced the launch of its open banking debit card for small- and medium-sized businesses. The startup allows businesses and individuals to get real-time foreign exchange rates and pay from their main account using an open banking API. "After a holiday in 2017 we were hit by annoying bank fees and we said'We want to be able to pay from our bank account without getting slammed from charges,'" CEO Craig Goulding said. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. London fintech startup Currensea has announced the launch of an open banking debit card for small- and medium-sized businesses, as well as a fresh £5 million ($6.5 million) fundraise.Currensea allows users to pay interbank foreign exchange fees for their ...
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‘I got £2,600 in expired Childcare Vouchers back’: Can you reclaim lost vouchers like MSE Jenny did?

MSE Jenny:'It was scary that £1,000s could be wiped off the balance' MSE Jenny, who gets her Childcare Vouchers from Sodexo, was stunned to realise she'd lost £1,000s of vouchers after they expired without her realising. She said: "I'd amassed quite a lot of vouchers, mainly because I didn't need to use childcare while I was on maternity leave. However, when I logged on again, I noticed that a huge chunk was missing. "It turns out £2,652 had expired. After a phone call and email I managed to get the credit back on my account – but it was scary that thousands could be wiped off the balance without a separate notification." Another Sodexo customer, Emma Forster, told us that she had £180 of vouchers expire last August – and again, she says she didn't se...
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‘I got £2,600 in expired childcare vouchers back’-how to check if you’ve lost vouchers and reclaim them

'It was scary that £1,000s could be wiped off the balance' MSE Jenny, who gets her childcare vouchers from Sodexo, was stunned to realise she'd lost £1,000s of vouchers after they expired without her realising-though she was later able to get them back. She said: "I'd amassed quite a lot of vouchers, mainly because I didn't need to use childcare while I was on maternity leave. However, when I logged on again, I noticed that a huge chunk was missing. "It turns out £2,652 had expired. After a phone call and email I managed to get the credit back on my account-but it was scary that thousands could be wiped off the balance without a separate notification." Another Sodexo customer, Emma Forster, told us that £180-worth of vouchers belonging to her expired ...