Tony Owusu

Covering breaking news, retirement, gaming and everything in between. Tony has been with TheStreet for four years.

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Facebook Defends Libra Cryptocurrency in Sometimes-Hostile Senate Hearing

Facebook Defends Libra Cryptocurrency in Sometimes-Hostile Senate Hearing

Facebook's head of crypto David Marcus received tough questioning on the Hill on Tuesday, primarily from Democratic Senators.

President Trump Says Google Should Be Investigated for Foreign Behavior

President Trump Says Google Should Be Investigated for Foreign Behavior

The president tweeted early Tuesday that the recent claims of billionaire investor Peter Thiel will be looked at.

Slack Rallies by 3% as Research Firms Initiate Bullish Coverage

Slack Rallies by 3% as Research Firms Initiate Bullish Coverage

Canaccord, Barclays and William Blair all published bullish notes on the messaging service, which went public via a direct listing in June.

Uber, Lyft Reportedly Show NYC Ridership Drop in May After Minimum-Wage Law

Uber, Lyft Reportedly Show NYC Ridership Drop in May After Minimum-Wage Law

Uber's ridership was down 8% in May from March while Lyft was down 17,000 rides.

Charles Schwab Reportedly Negotiating Purchase of USAA Units

Charles Schwab Reportedly Negotiating Purchase of USAA Units

Charles Schwab is targeting USAA's wealth-management and brokerage units, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Why Tiki Barber Was Attracted to the Cannabis Industry

Why Tiki Barber Was Attracted to the Cannabis Industry

Tiki co-founded Grove Group Management, an investment fund focused on the cannabis industry, with Kevin Shin in 2018.

JPMorgan Is Bullish on the S&P 500's Second-Half Performance

JPMorgan Is Bullish on the S&P 500's Second-Half Performance

JPMorgan raised its S&P price target to 3,200 from 3,000.

Hey, Canopy Growth...NFL Legend Says Small Cannabis Players Are Here to Stay

Hey, Canopy Growth...NFL Legend Says Small Cannabis Players Are Here to Stay

Tiki Barber says the valuation of some cannabis companies is out of whack with the revenue they currently bring in. Here's how it will change.

Facebook Makes Case for Libra Ahead of Tuesday's Senate Hearing

Facebook Makes Case for Libra Ahead of Tuesday's Senate Hearing

David Marcus, the Facebook executive that's heading up its efforts to develop its own cryptocurrency, will testify before Congress twice this week.

Bitcoin Tanks on Concerns About Opposition to Facebook's Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Tanks on Concerns About Opposition to Facebook's Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin is testing its 50-day moving average at $9,900 for the first time since mid-February.