Happy Monday. It’s President’s Day, a day reserved to honor our greatest Presidents. Ironically this weekend saw the second impeachment acquittal for former President Donald Trump. President Washington would have all the feels today.
In Case You Missed It.
Dutchess Meghan Markle is expecting her second child with the Duke of Sussex.
An earthquake in Japan caused an enormous landslide that caused 140 injuries but thankfully no deaths.
The entire state of Texas is under a winter storm warning.
Already-frozen Chicago may get another foot of snow.
The Japanese Nikkei stock market rose above 30,000 for the first time since 1989.
The U.S. stock market is closed for Presidents Day, along with banks and the post office.
The Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges are closed for the Lunar New Year.
The Toronto Stock Exchange is closed for Family Day in Canada.
Most of the Catholic countries will begin celebrating Carnaval this week. In lockdown.
Coronavirus Update: Total confirmed cases as of 4:45 p.m. ET Saturday: 27,630,443 — Total deaths: 485,109 — Total tests: 330,066,415