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Liz Cheney manages to hold on to her leadership position in GOP vote, amid ongoing division in the party

Republican Conference Chairman Rep. Liz Cheney speaks during a press conference with House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy and Republican Whip Rep. Steve Scalise at the US Capitol on December 17, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Rep. Liz Cheney will keep her leadership position following a tense GOP closed-door meeting and vote. The Wednesday night meeting focused on the fates of both Cheney and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene in the party. Following the meeting...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Texas, Republicans, Washington, Politico, Trends, Georgia, Cnn, Gop, Wyoming, House, House Of Representatives, Illinois, Donald Trump, Cheney


A hedge fund made $700 million on its GameStop investment but bailed after Elon Musk's 'Gamestonk' tweet

r/WallStreetBets weren't the only ones to make money off of GameStop. Brendan McDermid/REUTERS Senvest Management made $700 million on its Gamestop investment, The Wall Street Journal reported. The hedge fund sold its 5% stake after Elon Musk tweeted about the Reddit-fueled rally. Senvest's profit shows retail investors are far from the only winners of the market frenzy. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Reddit-fueled market mania that sent GameStop and other ...
Tags: Elon Musk, Finance, Wall Street, Trends, Markets, Reddit, The Wall Street Journal, Wall Street Journal, Hedge Fund, Journal, Hedge Funds, Gamestop, Musk, Melvin Capital, George Sherman, Ryan Cohen


Capitol Police force is still reeling from the deadly January 6 attack, and officers are demanding answers

Capitol Police officers at the US Capitol on January 6 as supporters of Donald Trump tried to enter the building. Jose Luis Magana/AP Photos Capitol Police officers want plans for how to deal with protests after the January 6 attack.  Several officers told CNN they received conflicting information during the attack.  Union officials are also preparing a vote of "no confidence" on the department's leadership.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Some Capitol Police offic...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Trends, Cnn, Washington Dc, Npr, Donald Trump, Capitol Police, Trump, Capitol, Hill, Gary Peters, MPD, Laury, Metropolitan Police Department, Wjla


Liz Cheney manages to hold on to her leadership position in GOP vote, among ongoing division in the party

Republican Conference Chairman Rep. Liz Cheney speaks during a press conference with House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy and Republican Whip Rep. Steve Scalise at the US Capitol on December 17, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Rep. Liz Cheney will keep her leadership position following a tense GOP closed-door meeting and vote. The Wednesday night meeting focused on the fates of both Cheney and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene in the party. Following the meeting...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Texas, Republicans, Washington, Politico, Trends, Georgia, Cnn, Gop, Wyoming, House, House Of Representatives, Illinois, Donald Trump, Cheney


McKinsey has agreed to pay $573 million over its role in boosting opioid sales during an epidemic that has killed more than 450,000 Americans

Bottles of prescription painkiller OxyContin made by Purdue Pharma LP. Reuters McKinsey has agreed to pay $573 million to settle investigations into its role in the opioid crisis. The firm has been accused of boosting drug sales during the epidemic, but it won't admit wrongdoing. At least 450,000 Americans have died of an opioid overdose since 1999. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Global consulting firm McKinsey & Company has agreed to pay $573 million to settle inv...
Tags: Finance, US, Trends, Markets, Healthcare, The Times, Associated Press, District Of Columbia, McKinsey Company, Mckinsey, Purdue, Purdue Pharma, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Read, Opioid, Opioid Epidemic, Opioid Crisis


Capitol police are still reeling from the deadly January 6 attack, and officers are demanding answers

Capitol police in riot gear guard as supporters of Donald Trump try to open a door of the US Capitol in Washington DC on January 6, 202. Jose Luis Magana/AP Photos Capitol Police officers want answers on how to deal with future protests after the January 6 attack.  Several officers told CNN they received conflicting information during the attack.  Union officials are also preparing a vote of "no confidence" on the department's leadership.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more sto...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Trends, Cnn, Washington Dc, Npr, Donald Trump, Capitol Police, Trump, Capitol, Hill, Gary Peters, MPD, Laury, Metropolitan Police Department, Wjla


The best office chairs for 2021

Our bodies aren't made to withstand hours sitting at a desk, but opting for one of these picks for the best office chair can help alleviate any discomfort.
Tags: Trends, Smart Home, Best Of, Buying Guides, Ergonomic Chairs, Office Chairs, Computer Chairs, Back Support


The best air fryers for 2021

Looking for a healthier way to fry? We've rounded up the best air fryers on the market to make French fries and fried chicken, without the excess calories.
Tags: Trends, Cuisinart, Smart Home, Philips, Buying Guides, Air Fryers, Ninja Foodi, T2E


Capitol riots: Parler boss says he has been fired by the board

The "free speech-driven" social media platform has been largely offline since Capitol riots.
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Two Google engineers resign over firing of AI ethics researcher

The resignations come as workers have demanded commitments to academic freedom and management change in Google's research organization
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How Effective Budgeting Helps Small Businesses And Entrepreneurs

Too many businesses with great ideas fail because they run out of money. Ensuring success starts with effective budgeting, argues Elie Y. Katz, founder, president & CEO of National Retail Solutions (NRS). The post How Effective Budgeting Helps Small Businesses And Entrepreneurs appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Money Management, Professionalisms, Business Finance, Business Budget, Elie Katz, Elie Y Katz, National Retail Solutions NRS


GM’s “electric” Super Bowl commercial

Mary Barra continues to make all the right moves. Disclosure: happy shareholder. Here’s one of GM’s spots for the big game this Sunday. I’m taking the Chiefs btw. ...The post GM’s “electric” Super Bowl commercial appeared first on The Reformed Broker.
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Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 20 Ultra: Which should you buy?

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus is one handful of a phone, offering high-end performance and a beautiful design. But is it better than the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra?
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, Samsung Galaxy, Buying Guides, Smartphone Comparisons, Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, Note 20 Ultra, Galaxy S21 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus


McKinsey agrees to settle claims over role in opioid crisis: report

The reported settlement is with 43 states, the District of Columbia and three territories
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Tilt Renewables opens its books for non-binding offers

Takeover candidate and wind farm specialist Tilt Renewables said it had received a number of non-binding indicative proposals to acquire the company, following a strategic review process being conducted by its major shareholder, Infratil.The... [Author: [email protected]]
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Chip shortage hits General Motors production

Multiple plants will be affected next week due to backlogs affecting the whole car industry.
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How to take a screenshot on an iPhone X

Since Apple ditched Touch ID on the iPhone X, ordinary tasks are slightly different on newer models. Here's how to take a screenshot on an iPhone X or newer.
Tags: Apple, Ios, Mobile, Trends, Screenshots, How-to, iPhone X, Tier 4


Democrats are moving to propose a new $1,400 stimulus check plan that cuts the number of people eligible for relief

President Joe Biden has pledged to act fast on stimulus, boosting market optimism Tom Brenner/Reuters Democrats are moving to propose a plan that would lower the income threshold for a third wave of stimulus checks. Individuals earning $50,000 or below would get a full check. Biden's administration has said it aims to get payments out the door by mid-March at the latest. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Democrats are floating a new proposal that would restrict the nu...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington Post, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Biden, Stimulus, Reuters, Jen Psaki, Tom Brenner, Coronavirus, Stimulus Check, Original Reporting


Democrats are moving to propose a new $1,400 stimulus check plan that cuts the number of eligible people

President Joe Biden has pledged to act fast on stimulus, boosting market optimism Tom Brenner/Reuters Democrats are moving to propose a plan that would lower the income threshold for a third wave of stimulus checks. Individuals earning $50,000 or below would get a full check. Biden's administration has said it aims to get payments out the door by mid-March at the latest. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Democrats are floating a new proposal that would restrict the nu...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington Post, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Biden, Stimulus, Reuters, Jen Psaki, Tom Brenner, Coronavirus, Stimulus Check, Original Reporting


Prosecutors seek new arrest warrant for Kyle Rittenhouse, whose whereabouts are unknown

Kyle Rittenhouse appears along with his attorney Mark Richards at an arraignment hearing carried on Zoom. Kenosha County Court/Zoom/YouTube Prosecutors can't find Kyle Rittenhouse. They are seeking his arrest and arguing for a $200,000 increase in bail. Mail to Rittenhouse's stated address was returned to sender. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Prosecutors in Wisconsin are demanding that Kyle Rittenhouse, the teenage vigilante charged with murdering two people at a ...
Tags: News, Nbc, Milwaukee, Trends, Wisconsin, Bail, Illinois, Black Lives Matter, Charles Davis, Kenosha, Richards, Kenosha County, Antioch Illinois, Rittenhouse, Mark Richards, Proud Boys


Apple Car will be fully autonomous with no driver input, insiders claim

Apple's highly anticipated electric vehicle will be fully autonomous, with the first model likely aimed at delivery and robotaxi services, a new report claims.
Tags: Apple, News, Cars, Trends, Autonomous Vehicles, Self-driving Cars, Autonomous Cars, Apple Car


LA Metro CEO Phillip Washington to step down in May

L.A. Metro CEO Phillip Washington is stepping down from the public transportation agency he has led for the last six years. Los Angeles Mayor and Metro Chairman Eric Garcetti announced Wednesday, Feb. 3, that Washington has decided not to extend or renew his contract when it expires in May. “Phil Washington has been a visionary leader, reimagining our transit network and steering our region toward an era of generational growth and lasting progress,” Garcetti said in a statement. “With Phil at th...
Tags: Apple, Transportation, Business, Hollywood, News, Washington, Government, Senate, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Long Beach, Community, Biden, Pasadena


What A Travel Paramedic Does and How To Become One

Healthcare professionals are in short supply around the world, and that includes paramedics and EMTs. All you need to get started are a passport and sense of adventure.
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Take A Look At The Best Tips For Event Promotion Companies

Event managers are concerned with selling as many tickets as possible and pulling crowds to their occasions. Have you tried to post your event in music blogs? If you’re a promotional company that has tried out numerous tactics on selling out your music events, consider adopting some new tricks. Don’t act like you know everything and be attentive to learning. You may end up striking gold by changing your approach and improving on yourself. In this post, you’ll learn how to do your event promot...
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Guide to loan application for advance salary

There are many instances in life when you need to make urgent payments but you find your bank balance to be insufficient. The panic that sets in because of this is very real and many people face it. Left with no option, you are forced to delay the expense and wait till your next paycheck arrives. Unfortunately, this leads to many missed opportunities and uncalled for troubles. Thankfully, these days you get a salary advance loan, which is also known as a payday loan. This is a very short-term lo...
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Do You Want Your Website Visitors to Remain Longer? Top Tips for Better Visitor Retention

There is no doubt that your business website can serve as an invaluable and essential tool for marketing your brand and business, but only if it’s set up in just the right way. Your website has a lot of potential for conversions, but, once again, only if your visitors remain. If you are getting people to visit your site but they don’t seem to want to stay, you could have a potential issue on your hands. And people who don’t stay will not contribute to higher conversions, either. So do you want y...
Tags: Sales, More, Better Visitor Retention


Should You Hire Someone with a Criminal Record?

Nearly every employer will do a background check. A background check is something that is designed to pull up any criminal records that might be present regarding a potential applicant. At the same time, if something pops up, should you hire that person?
Tags: Jobs, Career Advice, Criminal Record


Podcast – Brad Farberman

Brad Farberman talks to Jeff about his upcoming Bandcamp Friday compilation to support live music venues, meeting people on twitter, and other stuff. https://bradfarberman.bandcamp.com Brad on twitter (for dad jokes): https://twitter.com/BradFarberman Disclaimer: All of the sales numbers I talked about were made up. Lies, damn lies, and statistics.
Tags: Business, Podcast, Music, Jazz, Jeff, Brad, Brad Farberman


Santa Ana moves closer to possible $4 hour bump for grocery, pharmacy workers

Santa Ana officials took another step this week – a cautious step – toward mandating a $4 an hour hazard pay boost for grocery and pharmacy workers. The City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday night to consider an ordinance by March 2 that would require a bump in pay for four months. Dubbed “hero pay,” it would affect approximately 55 stores in the city that have at least 300 employees nationwide and 10 employees per store locally. But before any final action is taken, some council members made clear tha...
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Can't remember how much COVID payment you already got? Find it at your online IRS taxpayer account

I'm willing to bet that line 30 will be one of the most scrutinized lines on the 2020 tax year Form 1040. That's where taxpayers can claim the new Recovery Rebate Credit, or RRC. The RRC is the official name of the money issued in 2020 and earlier this year as COVID-19 economic impact payments, or EIPs. The payments actually were advance payments on this tax credit. If you didn't get any or all of either EIP last year, you can claim it this filing season on the aforementioned and likely popular...
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