Penn National plummets 20% after weak earnings and allegations against Dave Portnoy

Penn National Gaming, which owns a 36% stake in Barstool Sports, fell 21% on Thursday. The stock fell after the company reported weak third-quarter earnings Thursday morning. It continued to decline after Insider published allegations against Barstool founder, Dave Portnoy. Loading Something is loading. Penn National Gaming Inc. fell 21% on Thursday after the company…

American Chambers of Commerce across Asia are urging Biden to sign on to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership

AmChams from four countries are calling on Biden to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. The CPTPP is an outgrowth of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-country trade agreement that was signed by President Obama in 2016. Former President Trump withdrew from the TPP in 2017.  Loading Something is loading. As President Biden…

‘Parents cry because they can’t provide food’

By Kate McGoughBBC News education reporterImage caption, Steve Barton set up a food bank in StalybridgeThe number of families struggling to provide food for their children has surged since the pandemic started, research shows. In many cases, the people affected do not currently qualify for free school meals. But in Stalybridge, Greater Manchester, one man’s…