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AT&T, Cigna abandon promises to stop financing Republicans who voted to overturn the election

Erin Schaff/Getty Images AT&T and Cigna have resumed funding GOP election objectors, Popular Information reported Friday. Some companies paused PAC contributions after GOP efforts to overturn Biden's victory led to violence. Here's how much each S&P 500 corporate PAC had given - and if they've paused or resumed contributions. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. AT&T and Cigna both gave money last month to groups overseen by Republican lawmakers who sought t...
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13 members of the pro-Trump House Freedom Caucus refused to condemn Myanmar's generals who violently overthrew elected leaders

From left, Reps. Andy Harris, R-Md., Andrew Clyde, R-Ga., and Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., conclude a news conference with members of the House Freedom Caucus outside the Capitol to oppose the Equality Act, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, on Thursday February 25, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images A House resolution censuring those who carried out the Myanmar coup passed by a 398-14 vote on Friday. Over a dozen GOP Rep...
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Amazon will pay contract delivery drivers $8.2 million to settle a wage-theft lawsuit

Sean Gallup/Getty Images Amazon has agreed to pay $8.2 million to settle a wage-theft lawsuit, Vice News reported Friday. Contract delivery drivers alleged Amazon was to blame for drivers not receiving legally required breaks and overtime. Amazon has faced similar legal challenges in California and other states. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon agreed last month to pay some of its contract delivery drivers in Washington state $8.2 million to settle a class-action wa...
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Best cheap printer deals for March 2021

If you need a printer, you probably need it now. We’ve rounded up a handful of the best printer deals available along with a list of a few that we recommend.
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5 Ways To Save Money By Going Green

People don’t often think of going green as being a way to save money, but some ecofriendly lifestyle changes can help you save or earn significant sums of money. 1. Recycle Old Phones When it’s time to replace your cell phone, you can recycle your old phone at ecoatms near me. What is ecoatm? These machines allow you to exchange old phones for cash. The phones are then reused or recycled. Some of the materials used in cell phones are difficult to acquire or toxic to the environment. By recyc...
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IRS clarifies when a cryptocurrency transaction isn't a tax transaction

The tax world is full of instances that are different from the real world. There are quarterly estimated tax payments that don't align with our standard calendar quarters. There are birthdays that are considered having been celebrated earlier when we get older. And now there are financial transactions that aren't financial transactions, at least when it comes to cryptocurrency. IRS has crypto questions: Cryptocurrency, often referred to generally as bitcoin (the Kleenex tissue of virtual mone...
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Biden wants to send migrants to the northern US border amid effort to wrangle those arriving at the southern border

Central American asylum seekers arrive to a bus station after being released by U.S. Border Patrol agents on February 26, 2021 in Brownsville, Texas. John Moore/Getty Images US Customs and Border Patrol wants to fly migrants to processing sites up north. There's been an influx of migrants arriving at the southern US border, with a lag in processing. The Biden administration has already sent FEMA there to assist. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden'...
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The best online sales happening now, including deals from REI, Sur la Table, and Coop Home Goods

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider We rounded up the best sales and deals happening online today, including savings at REI, Coop Home Goods, and Sur la Table.Deals in this story are subject to change throughout the day. The prices listed reflect the deal at the time of publication. For even more deals and savings across the web, check out our round-up of the best Sleep Week mattress deals and all of the best...
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In Atlanta speech, President Biden calls for an end to anti-Asian attacks and says that Georgia 'made it possible to pass the American Rescue Plan'

Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Biden and Vice President Harris spoke at Emory University in Atlanta on Friday. The two spoke about Tuesday's shootings and addressed the rise in Anti-Asian hate crimes. Biden said that, Georgia and its voters, 'made it possible to pass the American Rescue Plan." See more stories on Insider's business page. In heartfelt speeches on Friday, President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris addressed Tuesday's shootings at Atlanta-area ...
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Texas Roadhouse founder Kent Taylor reportedly died by suicide after suffering from severe 'post-Covid related symptoms'

Irene Jiang / Business Insider Kent Taylor, who founded Texas Roadhouse in 1993, died Thursday at the age of 65. Taylor's family said he died by suicide after "a battle with post-Covid related symptoms." Louisville's mayor remembered Taylor as a 'kind and generous spirit' who put others first. See more stories on Insider's business page. Kent Taylor, the founder and CEO of Texas Roadhouse, known for his deep care for workers and entrepreneurial spirit, died Thursday at...
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How to connect and disconnect Bluetooth headphones on your Mac computer, and troubleshoot connection issues

Bluetooth headphones, speakers, or other devices can be wirelessly connected to your Mac computer. krisanapong detraphiphat/Getty Images To connect Bluetooth headphones to a Mac computer, you can go to System Preferences or use a menu bar shortcut. If your Bluetooth devices aren't pairing to your Mac, you can try a few different troubleshooting tricks. You can disconnect or remove your Bluetooth headphones from a Mac if you don't want to use them. Visit Insider's Tech Referenc...
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How to enable cookies in Google Chrome on any device to improve your web browsing experience

Enabling cookies in Chrome on all your devices can improve your web browsing experience. Geber86/Getty Images You can enable cookies in Google Chrome on your computer or Android from the Chrome Settings menu. To enable all cookies in Chrome on your Mac, PC, or Android, select "allow all cookies" on the cookies settings page. On an iPhone or iPad, Chrome cookies are always automatically enabled and can't be turned off. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Cookies...
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Nvidia RTX 2070 vs. GTX 1080

The RTX 2070 and GTX 1080 are both long in the tooth but still great gaming cards. With global GPU shortages, if you're considering one of them, which is best?
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The 67 best movies on Hulu right now

From award-winning dramas to the latest hits, Hulu has an awesome collection of movies. We've put together the best films currently available on the streamer.
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The 57 best movies on Amazon Prime right now

Feel like laughing? Crying? Little bit of both? Spend less time deciding and more time watching with our curated list of the best movies on Amazon Prime.
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Best cheap Bose speaker deals for March 2021

Whether you want a quality Bluetooth speaker or something bigger for your home stereo or theater system, we've got all the best cheap Bose speaker deals here.
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Couple prepare to harvest New Zealand's first commercial pineapple crop

By RNZ A Northland family are preparing to harvest the country's first commercial pineapple crop - and they are looking for more New Zealanders to grow the golden fruit and supply the country.Linda and Owen Schafli moved to... [Author: [email protected]]
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China and Taiwan face off in pineapple war

Taiwan fights back against Chinese curbs on the export of their fruit - with plenty of support.
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Texas Roadhouse founder Kent Taylor died by suicide after suffering from severe 'post-Covid related symptoms'

Irene Jiang / Business Insider Kent Taylor, who founded Texas Roadhouse in 1993, died Thursday at the age of 65. Taylor's family said he died by suicide after "a battle with post-Covid related symptoms." Louisville's mayor remembered Taylor as a 'kind and generous spirit' who put others first. See more stories on Insider's business page. Kent Taylor, the founder and CEO of Texas Roadhouse, known for his deep care for workers and entrepreneurial spirit, died Thursday at...
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A popular flea collar is linked to nearly 1,700 pet deaths. Now Congress is pushing the company to recall the product.

A display of Seresto flea and tick collars at a pet store in Rochester, New York. Aylin Woodward/Insider A Congressional subcommittee is calling for a temporary recall of Seresto flea and tick collars. A USA Today investigation found that 1,700 pet deaths linked to the collars were reported to the EPA. Elanco, the company that sells the collars, told Insider it doesn't think a recall is warranted. See more stories on Insider's business page. After a damning USA Today investigation ...
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The 5 best cordless vacuums we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Cordless vacuums are convenient but they shouldn't sacrifice cleaning power or comfort. The Shark Anti-Allergen Cordless Vacuum picks up all kinds of particles on a variety of surfaces. It reaches low and deep under furniture and has a cleaning path light. It's also reasonably priced. Compared to a clunky corded vacuum, a sleek cordless stick vacuum is a lot more convenient. Cordless vacuums tend to be lighter and more compact, and they don't have ...
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The 5 best places to buy groceries online in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Shopping for groceries online can be a convenient way to save time. Instacart is widely available nationwide without a membership fee, and you can "shop" locally. Many services have policies to reduce social interactions and support the shopper community. Online grocery shopping is an incredibly convenient way to shop without crowded aisles and rogue shopping carts in the parking lot. Though it's not for those who want to pick their own fruit or get the d...
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The 5 best places to buy men's pajamas, whether you're looking to keep cool or cozy

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Saxx Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The right pajamas can promote better sleep by helping regulate body temperature.There are a variety of styles and materials, from cotton sets to temperature-regulating pants. Whatever your pajama style is, these are the best places to shop for sleepwear for men.Studies show a good night's sleep is vital for your physical and mental health, and general quality ...
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WWE Fastlane 2021 will be the first WWE Network event to stream on Peacock - here's how to watch all the action this Sunday

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Roman Reigns, pictured here in 2015, will face Daniel Bryan during Fastlane on March 21. Ron ElkmanSports Imagery/Getty Images Peacock and WWE Network will stream WWE Fastlane 2021 on March 21 at 7 p.m. ET.Fastlane is the first WWE PPV event to be included with a Peacock Premium subscription.You can get four months of Peacock Premium for 50% off if you sign up before April 9. Premium (4-Month Plan) (small...
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Current aide says Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed her, bringing number of accusers to 9

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Spencer Platt/Getty Images A current employee for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo came forward to accuse him of sexual harassment. The aide, Alyssa McGrath, told the New York Times that Cuomo made suggestive comments to her. Cuomo "fostered an unusual work triangle with her and her friend," another accuser, The Times said. See more stories on Insider's business page. A ninth woman has come forward to accuse New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, the New...
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SCOTT GALLOWAY: We've replaced capitalism with cronyism, where the ultra-wealthy are protected and future generations are screwed

Modern day "capitalism" in America means flattening the risk curve for people who already have money by borrowing from future generations, writes Galloway. Spencer Platt/Getty Scott Galloway is a bestselling author and professor of marketing at NYU Stern. The following is a recent blog post, republished with permission, that originally ran on his blog, "No Mercy/No Malice." In it, he decries modern-day capitalism: the rich getting richer by borrowing off the backs of future generations. S...
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Extra Crunch roundup: AI eats fintech, fundraising visas, no-code transition tips, more

Most American retail banks are designed the same way: Customers must pass several desks set aside for loan and mortgage officers before they can talk to a customer representative. I only step inside a bank a few times each year, but even pre-pandemic, I can’t remember the last time I saw someone sitting at one of those desks. Everyone I know who’s obtained a home or business loan in the recent past started with an online application process. For this morning’s column, Alex Wilhelm interviewed Da...
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A brief guide to webcams, and a comparison between standalone and built-in devices

Webcams can be built-in or standalone devices, and there are advantages to both. Razer A webcam is a built-in or standalone camera that captures still images and video on a computer. Webcams are commonly used for video conferencing and for online video streaming. Even if your laptop has a built-in webcam, there are reasons why you might want to add a standalone device. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. A webcam is a simple video camera that, when attached to a co...
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Being Ubiquitous in Your Industry

Have you considered the power behind being ubiquitous in your industry? In other words, how often does your name come up in conversation when your industry is mentioned? There are those whose name never comes up, or perhaps seldomly, and …Read More » The post Being Ubiquitous in Your Industry first appeared on The Sales Leader.
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COVID-19 outbreak at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club leads to partial closure, per report

President Trump's Mar-a-Lago. Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images) Trump's Palm Beach club has partially closed following a COVID-19 outbreak, according to a report. A Mar-a-Lago club member told the Associated Press they received a call about the closure Friday. The former president moved to the resort after leaving office in January. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump's Palm Beach club has partial...
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