The pop star lashed out at the Grammys, but the Recording Academy's CEO denies reports that the singer's shocking snub had anything to do with his Super Bowl booking.
World shares rallied to a record peak on Wednesday following an overnight surge that saw the Dow Jones benchmark crack 30,000 for the first time as investors cheered a dramatically improved global outlook. The formal start of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House and increasing confidence a COVID-19 vaccine would be ready soon ushered in renewed appetite for global shares. After weeks of waiting, President Donald Trump's administration on Monday cleared the way for Biden to prepare for the start of his administration, giving him access to briefings and funding.
The ban comes even as the two neighbours are in talks to ease border tensions.