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Kroger says it will pay workers $100 to get vaccinated against the coronavirus

Kroger logo is seen at one of their stores in Athens, Ohio. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Kroger says it will pay employees $100 to get vaccinated against COVID-19.  Those who can't get vaccinated can take a course for the payment.  Retailers like Instacart and Dollar General have also incentivized employees to get vaccinated. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Kroger announced that it would pay all associates $100 if they get vaccinated again...
Tags: Science, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Retail, Usa Today, Instacart, Wall Street Journal, Kroger, Long Beach California, Athens Ohio, Coronavirus, COVID, Sarah Al Arshani, Stephen Zenner, Getty Images Kroger


Trump's attempts to overturn the election have cost taxpayers more than $519 million so far, Washington Post finds

President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House, early Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, in Washington. AP Photo/Evan Vucci Trump spent the weeks following the election alleging mass election fraud. His attempts to overturn the results have reportedly cost taxpayers more than $519 million so far.  More than $488 million was for Capitol security while another $30 million was in state costs. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Trump's atte...
Tags: Post, Politics, Texas, Congress, California, Washington Post, Washington, Senate, White House, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Washington Dc, House Of Representatives, National Mall


The White House says intelligence officials will be the ones to determine whether Trump can access briefings

US President Donald Trump looks down during an event on lowering prescription drug prices in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC on November 20, 2020. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images The White House says intelligence officials will decide if the former president can have briefings. President Joe Biden says he doesn't think it's a good idea. But Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Biden trusts his intelligence team to decide. Visit the Business section of Insider for mo...
Tags: Politics, Cbs News, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, New York Times, Biden, Donald Trump, The Washington Post, Trump, Jen Psaki, Psaki, Classified Information, Michelle Mark


Gab's CEO says Trump doesn't use the platform, after reports wrongly suggest he returned to social media

President Donald Trump. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Gab CEO Andrew Torba said Saturday that former President Donald Trump doesn't use the platform. A number of media outlets, including Insider, incorrectly reported Trump had joined Gab. Since being banned from social media sites like Twitter and Facebook, Trump has been quiet online. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Editor's note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly reported that Do...
Tags: Google, Politics, Washington Post, Trends, Social Media, Tech, United States, News UK, Donald Trump, Pittsburgh, Trump, David Schoen, US Capitol, Andrew Torba, Tech Insider, Torba


Rajasthan PSC Police Sub-Inspector Recruitment Examination 2021

Rajasthan Police Sub-Inspector Platoon Commander  Recruitment 2021 by RPSC Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) invites Online application in the prescribed format for the recruitment for the following 859 Sarkari Naukri vacancy of Sub-Inspector / Platoon Commander in Rajasthan Police under Home Department of Rajasthan Government (Advt. No. 08/EP-I/2020-21).  Rajasthan PSC recruitment examination requires hard work, dedication, and extensive study. The details... Please Click on the Titl...
Tags: Jobs, Police, Commander, Rajasthan, PSC, Manisha, RPSC, Rajasthan PSC, Sub-Inspector, RPSC Rajasthan Public Service Commission RPSC, Government-jobs-for-Graduates


Best cheap Apple deals for February 2021

Apple fans know how fleeting deals can be, but we've rounded up some great Apple deals for you right here.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Computing, Ipad Mini, MacBook Air, Ipad Pro, Macbook Pro, AirPods, iPhone 11, Iphone 11 Pro, Apple Watch Series 5, AirPods Pro, Commerce 2020


The NFL has offered Biden all 30 of its stadiums to be used for mass COVID-19 vaccination sites

Governor Doug Ducey and the Arizona Department of Health Services announced Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, that Arizona will open a 24/7 vaccination site at State Farm Stadium. Ross D. Franklin, File/Associated Press The NFL offered Biden use of all 30 of the league's stadiums for mass COVID-19 vaccination sites. Mass vaccination sites continue to open across the US as part of Biden's vaccine plans. Sites have already opened at Yankee Stadium, Disneyland Resort, and seven NFL stadiums. Visit the Bu...
Tags: Science, California, Football, US, Sports, NFL, San Francisco, Trends, Joe Biden, Arizona, Cbs, Vaccine, National Football League, Roger Goodell, Bronx, Biden


Four Tips on Facing Fears When Creating a Business

Spiritual business coach Ava Johanna overcame homelessness and hardship and found prosperity. Here's her story, plus her top four tips on facing fears.  It's all about seeing beyond your past when creating a business. [Author: Laurel Delaney]
Tags: Sales, Laurel Delaney, Facing Fears, Beyond Your Past, Found Prosperity, Overcame Hardship, Overcame Homelessness, Spiritual Business Coach, Ava Johanna


36 photos that show how Tom Brady evolved into an NFL and fashion icon

Theo Wargo / Staff / Getty Images Tom Brady is a six-time Super Bowl champion, securing his spot as the greatest quarterback of all time. He is also the husband of the world's highest-paid supermodel, Gisele Bündchen, he is the second-highest-paid NFL player of all time, and in addition to being an NFL icon, he has become somewhat of a fashion icon off the field. Brady's fashion sense had humble beginnings. Below we take a look at how his style has evolved over the years. Visit the Busine...
Tags: Life, Sports, NFL, Trends, Features, Bill Belichick, Tom Brady, Michigan, Patrick Swayze, Met Gala, Stephen Curry, Reuters, Tom, Brady, Mike Segar, Gisele Bündchen


U.S. Navy controls inventions that claim to change "fabric of reality"

U.S. Navy holds patents for enigmatic inventions by aerospace engineer Dr. Salvatore Pais.He came up with technology that can "engineer" reality, devising an ultrafast craft, a fusion reactor and more.While mostly theoretical at this point, the inventions could transform energy, space, and military sectors. The U.S. Navy controls patents for some futuristic and outlandish technologies, some of which, dubbed "the UFO patents," came to life recently. Of particular note are inventions by the somew...
Tags: Astronomy, Space, Technology, Navy, Department Of Defense, Physics, Military, Innovation, Invention, Nikola Tesla, U S Navy, Cosmos, PAIS, Patuxent River Maryland, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Salvatore Cezar Pais


Liz Cheney has been formally censured by the Wyoming GOP for voting to impeach Trump

Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference with other House Republican leadership in Washington on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images The Wyoming GOP voted Saturday to censure Rep. Liz Cheney. Cheney, and 9 other House Republicans, voted on January 13 to impeach President Donald Trump. "My vote to impeach was compelled by the oath I swore to the Constitution," Cheney said Saturday. Visit the Business section of In...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington, Trends, Gop, Wyoming, House, Donald Trump, Cheney, South Carolina, Censure, Trump, Capitol, Tom Rice, House Republican, Carbon County


L.A. County confirms 9 new cases of MIS-C in children

Los Angeles County reported 4,860 new cases of COVID-19 and 193 additional deaths on Saturday, Jan. 6, and confirmed nine new cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children. The number of coronavirus patients in county hospitals was 4,421, according to the state dashboard, with 28.8% of those people in intensive care units. The latest cases of MIS-C bring the total number of children infected in the county to 75, including one death. MIS-C is an inflammatory condition associated with COV...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Supreme Court, Education, California, Government, NFL, Paul Simon, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Nba, Long Beach, Community, Associated Press


AstraZeneca set to weather Covid in better health than rivals

The Anglo-Swedish firm already had a strong lineup of cancer drugs when vaccine success gave it a further boostBefore the pandemic, AstraZeneca was highly regarded in the business and pharmaceutical world – seen as one of the UK’s best companies. Now, thanks to Britain’s successful vaccine programme, it is a household name.The Anglo-Swedish firm, which publishes annual results on Thursday, has sprung to prominence as maker of one of the world’s first Covid-19 vaccines, approved for use in the UK...
Tags: Business, UK, Science, India, Eu, Britain, Astrazeneca, Pharmaceuticals industry, GlaxoSmithKline, UK EU, Coronavirus, COVID


Best cheap Apple iPhone deals for February 2021

Apple devices can get pricey, but don't despair: Here's an up-to-date list of the best iPhone deals available.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Mobile, Trends, Iphone 6, Iphone 7, iPhone 8, iPhone X, Evergreen Deals


Perfect storm: have the influencers selling a dream lost their allure?

Social media stars, already under fire for trips to Dubai in lockdown, are now involved in a row over Instagram postsMakeup artist Sasha Louise Pallari started her hashtag #filterdrop in summer 2020. A social media campaign to discourage influencers promoting beauty products by using filters to exaggerate their effect, it paid off last week when the Advertising Standards Authority banned two tanning brands from using misleading filters on Instagram Stories. The ruling means that in future all us...
Tags: Business, UK, Media, Instagram, Celebrity, Advertising, Social Media, Life and style, Culture, Digital Media, Dubai, Advertising Standards Authority, Anderson, Kathy Burke, Priti Patel, Maura Higgins


The New York City MTA sparked backlash for saying it removed benches from subway stations to 'prevent the homeless from sleeping on them'

An R subway train arrives in a virtually empty Fifth Avenue station near Central Park on November 16, 2020 in New York City. Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The New York City MTA said on Twitter it removed benches from stations "to prevent the homeless from sleeping on them." The since-deleted tweet sparked an immediate backlash from thousands of people on Twitter. A spokesperson for the MTA said the tweet "was posted in error." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Metrop...
Tags: Transportation, New York, News, New York City, City, Trends, Mta, Manhattan, Bill De Blasio, Jeremy, Fifth Avenue, Andrew Cuomo, New York Subway, Central Park, Gothamist, Dean


Netflix announces projects from Barack and Michelle Obama's Higher Ground Productions. Here's what's in development.

Michelle and Barack Obama. The Washington Post/Getty Images Netflix has announced six new projects from Barack and Michelle Obama's Higher Ground Productions. The six projects include films and series of varying topics and genres. The new titles will be released on the streaming platform over the next few years. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Higher Ground Productions, former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama's production company, has anno...
Tags: Politics, Entertainment, Barack Obama, Trends, Netflix, Michelle Obama, Michael Lewis, Mount Everest, Barack, Michelle, David Roberts, Tenzing, Edmund Hillary, Tech Insider, Adam Conover, Andrea Beaty


Hubble captures an image of a busy star factory, galaxy NGC 1792

NASA has shared another beautiful image captured by the Hubble Space Telescope of the starburst galaxy NGC 1792.
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, Hubble, NGC, Spiral Galaxy, Breaking Twitter


UFC 2021: Schedule, results, fighters, fight cards, and more

Here's a rundown of what to expect for the UFC in 2021 and a list of which fighters to keep your eyes on, plus a guide on how you can watch UFC with ESPN+.
Tags: News, Trends, Streaming, Ufc, Movies & TV, ESPN Plus, UFC 2021


Here's what Costco looked like when it opened in 1983 and the annual membership was $25

Costco opened its first warehouse store in Seattle in 1983. Before that, there was Price Club, which opened in 1976. The two big-box stores merged in 1993 and became PriceCostco.Watch the video above to see what Costco looked like 40 years ago. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories.Following is a transcript of the video.Narrator: Costco is one of the most popular big-box stores in the United States. It's known for selling everything in bulk from toilet paper to seafood.Jerry Seinfeld: Look ...
Tags: Trends, United States, Jerry Seinfeld, Seattle, Costco, Pacific Northwest, San Diego California, Jim Sinegal, Costco Wholesale, Costco Wholesale Corporation, Jeff Brotman, Price Club, PriceCostco, Katya Kupelian, Price Club Sinegal, Seattle Annual


Overeem vs Volkov Live Stream: Watch UFC Fight Night

Tuning into the UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs Volkov live stream when the action kicks off at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT couldn’t be easier. The event is being broadcast exclusively through ESPN+ at no added cost to subscribers — new and existing. Overeem vs Volkov Live Stream: Watch UFC Fight Night Unlike blockbuster UFC […]
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What are these rich people doing pumping crappy assets?

Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s broadly based on the daily column that appears on Extra Crunch , but free, and made for your weekend reading. Want it in your inbox every Saturday morning? Sign up here.  Ready? Let’s talk money, startups and spicy IPO rumors. It’s been a bizarre few weeks, with Robinhood raising a torrent of new funds to keep its zero-cost trading model afloat during turbulent market conditions, other neo-trading hous...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, Elon Musk, Tech, Best, Robinhood, Databricks, Gamestop, Exchange, Chamath Palihapitiya, Elon, SPAC, Unity, GAAP, Jabal, NLP


Virginia has moved closer to abolishing the death penalty in a watershed moment for the Southern state

The Virginia State Capitol in Richmond. Zach Gibson/Getty Images Virginia is on the cusp of abolishing the death penalty. The state legislature advanced similar bills that would end the practice. Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam is expected to sign a final bill into law. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. With a key legislative vote on Friday, Virginia is on the cusp of abolishing the death penalty, a watershed moment for a state that long embraced the practice as an anti...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Washington, Senate, Virginia, Trends, Georgia, House, Death Penalty, Capital punishment, Biden, University Of Virginia, South, Trump, House of Delegates, Richmond Times Dispatch


The 10 Super Bowl commercials that generated the most buzz online

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7yvrDTtsHw&feature=emb_title iSpot provided data on the top Super Bowl commercials trending on social media. Some brands that have advertised in the past are sitting this year out.  Top ads on the list found success by focusing on nostalgia and making the planet a better place. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Even Super Bowl commercials look different this year.The Super Bowl venue in Tampa, Florida, will be at a fraction of its nor...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Matthew Mcconaughey, Jimmy Kimmel, US, Peyton Manning, NFL, America, Trends, General Motors, Gm, Marshawn Lynch, Norway, Jordan, Ashton Kutcher, Jeff Bezos


The best Presidents Day gaming laptop sales and deals for 2021

President's Day sales are here early. We've got all the best Presidents Day gaming laptop deals right here.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Computing, Laptops, President's Day 2020


Magnetic Microrobots

Simple, microscopic robots, remotely driven by magnetic fields, can use capillary forces to manipulate objects floating at an oil-water interface. The micro-robots in the Penn team’s study are thin... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Boost your confidence at work with these 4 helpful tips

We’d all appreciate a little confidence boost now and again. Sadly, when we’re at work it’s all too easy to retreat back into our shells and count down the minutes until we can log off again. Sometimes we’re worried we don’t fit in, others experience a daily struggle with imposter syndrome, some are self-conscious or worried that they’ll be laughed at. Whatever the reasoning behind your low self-esteem, you don’t have to live with it. Especially if it’s holding you back in terms of success and ...
Tags: Work, Sales, Confidence, Blog & Grow, Boost your confidence, Boost your confidence at work, Confidence At Work, Helpful Tips To Boost Confidence


How to optimize your Android smartphone for gaming

Your Android smartphone might be your only mobile gaming companion these days. Here’s how to kick it into high gear and get the best gaming experience from it.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Gaming, Trends, Smartphone, How-to, Optimize


A group of Black Republicans are pressing the National Museum of African American History to properly 'honor' Clarence Thomas

Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File A group of Black Republicans wants a Smithsonian museum to better reflect the legacy of Clarence Thomas. The push was led by freshman GOP Rep. Byron Donalds of Florida. "Black History transcends political correctness and partisanship," Donalds wrote. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A group of Black Republicans, led by freshman GOP Rep. Byron Donalds of Florida, have asked the Nationa...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Politics, Supreme Court, Trends, Democrats, Gop, Smithsonian, Fox News, Biden, Donalds, Black, US supreme court, Trump, Thomas, Anita Hill


Rep. Jeffries slams newly elected Rep. Owens for voting to overturn the 2020 election results

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries of New York questions US Attorney General William Barr during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on July 28, 2020. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Rep. Hakeem Jeffries slammed newly elected Rep. Burgess Owens for urging Democrats to practice patriotism. Owens urged Democrats on Friday to recite the pledge to begin the House Judiciary Committee session.  Jeffries said Owens couldn't lecture about patriotism because he had voted to overturn the 2020 election resu...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Politics, New York, Congress, Senate, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, House, House Of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Donald Trump, Hakeem Jeffries



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