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Trading legend Art Cashin shares his poem to say goodbye to 2020 and welcome the New Year

Finance
Source: NYSE photoArt Cashin couldn't lead the New York Stock Exchange in the singing of "Wait til the Sun Shines Nellie" this year, but he penned this poem for UBS and its clients and is sharing it with us here. Happy New Year, Art. Look forward to seeing you on the floor in 2021.Zoom In IconArrows pointing outwardsZoom In IconArrows pointing outwardsSubscribe to CNBC PRO for exclusive insights and analysis, and live business day programming from around the world.Let's block ads! (Why?) Finance
Aretha Franklin: Stars and fans say goodbye at emotional, seven-hour funeral

Aretha Franklin: Stars and fans say goodbye at emotional, seven-hour funeral

Entertainment
Media playback is unsupported on your device Musicians, family, friends and fans have said a final goodbye to Aretha Franklin at her funeral in Detroit.Lasting over seven hours, the memorial was both mournful and celebratory, with the crowd breaking into a spontaneous dance of praise at one point.Focusing on Franklin's gospel roots, the service featured music from Ariana Grande and Chaka Khan, with Stevie Wonder delivering an emotional finale.Franklin died earlier this month of pancreatic cancer at the age of 76.Her final send-off involved 100 pink Cadillacs, a gold-plated coffin, three presidential tributes and eulogies by more than a dozen preachers. They remembered her not just as the Queen of Soul, but as an aunt, grandmother, friend, civi...
Goodbye Mr Chip: 'Crisis' sees Samsung boss quit

Goodbye Mr Chip: 'Crisis' sees Samsung boss quit

Technology
The chief executive of Samsung Electronics has resigned, with a warning that the South Korean technology giant is in the throes of an "unprecedented crisis".Kwon Oh-hyun announced his decision to step down on Friday, when the company estimated that its quarterly profits from July to September will reach a record high of 14.5 trillion won (£9.6bn).Although Samsung is reaping the rewards of a continued boom in the memory chip industry, it is also struggling to overcome a bribery scandal.The company's heir and de facto head, Lee Jae-yong, was jailed for five years in August after being convicted of offering bribes to South Korea's former president Park Geun-hye.Image:Lee is appealing his five-year sentence and maintains he is innocentMr Kwon - affectionately known as "Mr Chip" - has been with...
Charlie Gard parents given more time to say goodbye to terminally ill son

Charlie Gard parents given more time to say goodbye to terminally ill son

Health
Charlie Gard's parents have been told they will be able to spend more time with their terminally ill baby.Chris Gard and Connie Yates had been expecting their 10-month-old's life support to be turned off on Friday.Great Ormond Street Hospital has since disclosed it is putting plans in place for Charlie's care to allow his family to spend more time with him.On Tuesday, Charlie's parents lost their final legal appeal to take him to the US for experimental treatment.Judges at the European Court of Human Rights concluded that further treatment would "continue to cause Charlie significant harm", in line with advice from specialists at Great Ormond Street.He has a rare genetic disease as well as brain damage and is believed to be one of 16 children in the world to have the condition; mitochondri...