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‘Persuasion is OVER’: Illinois ORDERS restaurants to turn away ‘dine-in customers’ as California urges bars to close over Covid-19

Illinois governor announced the partial closure of bars and restaurants to keep citizens “safe” from the coronavirus, while California put out new guidelines urging elder citizens to remain home and some businesses to close. In Illinois, the closures will begin at the end of the business day on Monday and continue through March 30. The…

Redfin Blows Away Estimates to End 2019, Issues Rosy Outlook for 2020

There was a lot of information to unpack from tech-forward real estate brokerage Redfin‘s (NASDAQ:RDFN) final earnings report of 2019 — most of it very positive. The company continues to chip away at market share, even though a housing market dominated by soaring prices (now even in rural areas) and a supply shortage of home…

Quentin Tarantino ‘steering away’ from R-rated ‘Star Trek’ movie

Quentin Tarantino has cast doubt on plans to make an R-rated Star Trek movie. The revered director has been linked to a new instalment in the longrunning sci-fi film franchise for months, after reportedly making a successful pitch for an edgier story to studio executives at Paramount Pictures. Previous reports suggested a screenplay is in…

Newfoundland-set musical Come From Away to tour China next year

China is set to get a taste of Newfoundland charm as “Come From Away” heads to its first non-English-speaking country in 2020. Producers say the smash musical will open in Shanghai for a limited engagement in May, with further cities in China to be announced. “Come From Away” tells the true story of how the…