For many New Yorkers, one of
the only good things to come out of the coronavirus pandemic is
a temporary relaxation of some state regulations, allowing
people to buy to-go wine and cocktails or get them delivered.
U.S. prosecutors have charged
the recently ousted owner of a Hollywood movie distributor with
defrauding a federal coronavirus emergency relief program and a
BlackRock Inc investment fund, including to pay for a
Beverly Hills mansion and other luxuries.
Argentina missed payments
on around $500 million in already delayed bond coupons on
Friday, creditors and a ratings agency said, marking the
country's ninth sovereign default amid ongoing restructuring
talks with creditors.
New York state's attorney
general said on Friday she has settled a lawsuit against three
companies accused of tricking struggling borrowers into paying
more than $1,000 for student loan debt relief services that were
available for free.