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Mario Gabelli sees ‘extraordinarily good’ U.S. economic growth in 2021

Finance
Mario GabelliScott Mlyn | CNBCInvestor Mario Gabelli struck a positive note on Tuesday on the U.S. economy even as coronavirus cases in the country are on the rise.More than 8 million coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the U.S. alone, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. A CNBC analysis also found that cases are growing by 5% or more in 35 states.This recent infection increase comes as the latest economic data shows signs the U.S. recovery may be stalling. However, Gabelli thinks the U.S. economy will continue to recover into the new year."In the U.S., I see extraordinarily good growth in 2021," Gabelli, chairman of Gamco Investors, said at the annual CNBC Financial Advisor Summit. "That's because of a long runway for automobiles, a long runway for housing and I see some ...
Fauci sees similarities between HIV, COVID-19 in public health response

Fauci sees similarities between HIV, COVID-19 in public health response

Health
Oct. 16 (UPI) -- The HIV epidemic in the 1980s and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic are very different but the two share "some similarities" related to public health response, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Friday. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, was a researcher at the government agency during the early stages of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and he recalls the "messaging difficulty" he and his colleagues faced then. Advertisement At least initially, a widely held belief existed that HIV/AIDS affected only "one community" and "would not become a global problem," as it eventually did, Fauci said during a "fireside chat" hosted by Johns Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health. Because some people infected with the new coronavirus only experience m...
Strictly Come Dancing launch sees Nicola Adams and Katya Jones paired

Strictly Come Dancing launch sees Nicola Adams and Katya Jones paired

Entertainment
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Extreme weather: October downpour sees UK’s wettest day on record

Extreme weather: October downpour sees UK’s wettest day on record

Science
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The Latest: Czech Republic sees surge in new infections

The Latest: Czech Republic sees surge in new infections

Health
PRAGUE — The Czech Republic and neighboring Slovakia have registered big jumps in new coronavirus infections, setting a new record for the fourth straight day.The Health Ministry says the day-to-day increase reached 8,618 confirmed cases on Friday, over 3,000 more than the previous record set a day earlier in the nation of over 10 million.The Czech Republic has had a total of 109,374 cases since the beginning of the pandemic with 905 deaths. Of those, almost 27,000 have tested positive in the first five days of this week while 146 have died this week, according to Saturday's figures.The government has responded to the record surge by imposing a series of new restrictive measures. Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Friday he cannot rule out a lockdown of the entire country.In Slovakia, the