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Talking Biz News Today — Jan. 4, 2021

January 4, 2021

Posted by Irina Slav

Some of Monday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Cuts likely as Fiat Chrysler-PSA tie-up nears approval, by Colleen Barry, Tom Krisher

Tesla’s annual sales up 36% but comes short of delivery goal


Bitcoin soars past $33,000, its highest ever, by Shannon Liao

These five patents offer hints about what an Apple car could look like, by Clare Duffy

The Wall Street Journal

Roku Nears Deal to Buy Rights to Quibi’s Content, by Amol Sharma, Benjamin Mullin, Cara Lombardo

Manufacturers Want Biden to Boost ‘Buy American’ Practices, by Austen Hufford, Bob Tita


More than 20 years of airline passenger traffic growth got erased in 2020, report finds, by Abigail Ng

Studios are experimenting with film release models. Here’s what that could mean for movie piracy, by Sarah Whitten


Hedge funds bet on recovery in 2021, by Maiya Keidan, Rod Nickel

Delta Air Lines CEO expects positive cash flow by spring

News about business journalism

NY Times econ reporter Casselman: Half of my 2020 sources were women

Swift returns to Fargo Forum as a business reporter

Seeking Alpha hires Bloomberg’s Fineman

NY Post hires Paynter to cover luxury real estate

Why Quartz’s management decided to buy the financial news site

Energy reporter Elliott switching to Tesla beat for WSJ

Columbus CEO names Deyo its associate editor

Barron’s, chronicler of personal and national finance, turns 100 in 2021

Boston Biz Journal reporter DeAngelis hired by Business Insider

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