ARKX space exploration ETF incoming
Ark Invest plans to add a “Space Exploration ETF” under the ticker ARKX, according to a securities filing on Wednesday. The Space Exploration ETF would focus on companies that are “leading, enabling, or benefitting from technologically enabled products and/or services that occur beyond the surface of the Earth,” the filing said. https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/13/cathie-woods-ark-invest-plans-space-exploration-etf-arkx.html
The U.S. Capitol resembled an armed camp as lawmakers prepared to vote on impeaching President Donald Trump for a second time. The U.S. Secret Service has begun what it calls National Special Security Event Operations, as concern grows of possible violence ahead of next week’s inauguration. Click the link in our bio to read more. 📷 1. Members of the National Guard rest in the Capitol Visitors Center. By Saul Loeb / Getty Images 📷 2. By Sarah Silbiger / Bloomberg 📷 3. By Saul Loeb / Getty Images 📷 4. By Sarah Silbiger / Bloomberg 📷 5. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, Democrat of Maryland, walks past members of the National Guard. By Saul Loeb / Getty Images
Bitcoin’s rise (and periodic falls) has been well documented. But there is a physical commodity whose price is climbing so rapidly it’s even outperformed the world’s biggest cryptocurrency. Liquified natural gas is surging to new heights, propelled by severe cold weather, supply outages and maritime congestion. The North Asian price benchmark has now risen 18-fold in less than nine months. Tap the link in bio for more on what’s causing the rally — and who’s winning as a result.
BREAKING: Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House on a charge of incitement of insurrection, making him the first and only president to be impeached twice. Ten Republicans joined Democrats in the vote. Trump will now face a trial in the Senate for his role in a deadly riot by his supporters that left five dead and the U.S. Capitol ransacked. Tap the link in bio for the latest in our live blog. 📷: Mandel Ngan / AFP via Getty Images
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New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told her Instagram followers she thought her life was in danger when Trump supporters stormed the Capitol last week. "I had a pretty traumatizing event happen to me, and I do not know if I can even disclose the full details of that event, due to security concerns," she said on an hour-long Instagram Live. "I did not know if I was going to make it to the end of that day alive — and not just in a general sense, but also in a very, very specific sense." The second-term Democrat said she felt unsafe when she was brought to a secure room with other lawmakers whom she suspected "would create opportunities to allow me to be hurt." See more at the link in bio. 📷: Drew Angerer/Getty Images
National Guard members, many with weapons at their side, slept in shifts on floors inside the U.S. Capitol overnight, in a stark display of the bolstered security in and around the building ahead of next week’s presidential inauguration.⠀ ⠀ Acting Defense Secretary Chris Miller approved the deployment of up to 15,000 Guard members to Washington, with at least 10,000 of those expected to arrive by this weekend. And Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy has decided to allow Guard members to carry weapons.⠀ ⠀ Read more live coverage of the House’s vote on whether to impeach President Trump at the link in our bio.⠀ ⠀ Photos: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA/Shutterstock (1 and 3), Michael Reynolds/EPA/Shutterstock (2)