Law Commission proposes changes to 'out of date' succession legislation

The Law Commission is proposing changes to laws about who inherits a person's property when they die.An issues paper and public consultation website was released today, while the commission said it had identified parts of succession... [Author: [email protected]]
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There are two kinds of benefits you will receive from participating in The Year of Living Creatively. First, you'll make major progress on a passionate project of yours that needs a major jolt. And second, you'll develop the kind of skills, mindset, and mojo you'll need to succeed with any creative project of yours in the future. What follows are the ten qualities you will develop during your two-month participation in The Year of Living Creatively. 1. CURIOSITY: Curiosity is the drivin...
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Matt Gaetz's ally and accused sex trafficker Joel Greenberg made 150 Venmo payments to dozens of women and a 17-year-old girl, report says

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., speaks during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, on Capitol Hill Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. AP Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, The Daily Beast reported. One of the people paid by Greenberg, accused of sex trafficking, was a 17-year-old girl. Greenberg is an ally of Rep. Matt Gaetz, who is facing a Justice Department probe. See more stories on Insider's business page. Jo...
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French Montana seeks $5 million for his Calabasas mansion

The dining room. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) The media room. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds The kitchen. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) Breakfast nook. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) The recording studio. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) The wine cellar. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) The master bedroom. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) The covered outdoor kitchen with a brick pizza oven and dining area. (Photo by Noel Kleinman) The poolside fire pit. (Photo by Noe...
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Look inside a Singapore supermarket billionaire's $50 million mansion, which combines a historic bungalow with an ultra-modern house and has a 100-foot swimming pool

The home is a "good class bungalow," Singapore's most rare and coveted type of real estate. TA.LE Architects Singapore billionaire Lim Hock Leng lives in a $50 million historic bungalow combined with a modern mansion. Lim, who co-owns Singapore's 3rd-largest supermarket chain with his two brothers, has amassed a fortune of $1.2 billion with his brothers. The mansion features a swimming pool that starts indoors and extends outside. See more stories on Insider's business page. ...
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Congressional Democrats plan to introduce bill that would add four more justices to the Supreme Court, per report

The US Supreme Court Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images Four members of Congress have plans to try to expand the Supreme Court, according to The Intercept. House and Senate Democrats are poised to introduce a bill Thursday that would add four justices. Earlier this month, Biden ordered a commission to study possible Supreme Court reforms. See more stories on Insider's business page. Democrats are reportedly ready to try and add more justices to the US Supreme Court.Four members of Con...
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US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

SolarWinds headquarters in Austin, Texas. Sergio Flores/Reuters The Biden administration is set to sanction Russian intelligence officials over attempts to influence the 2020 election. Russian officials and entities could also be sanctioned for misconduct, including the SolarWinds hack. The sanctions may be announced this week, just days after Biden and Putin last spoke on Tuesday. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US government is set to impose sanctions on around a doz...
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Transtasman bubble: Qantas, Jetstar bookings strong, long haul flights from October

Qantas says demand for bubble-free transtasman travel from Monday has been "strong" and it has plans to add more flights next months.The company said Qantas and Jetstar have seen strong demand since the two-way transtasman bubble... [Author: [email protected]]
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Pandemic forces closure of Ratbags and Innocent Bystander bars in Dunedin

"It's a hell of a thing to go through."An emotional Phil Ellis, co-owner of the popular Ratbags and Innocent Bystander in Dunedin's Octagon, was referring to the effects of Covid-19 on the hospitality sector, which has forced the... [Author: [email protected]]
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Watch Ford testing its next-gen driver-assist tech on a mega road trip

Ford has posted a video showing off its next-generation driver-assist tech — called BlueCruise — on a road trip covering more than 100,000 miles.
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4 Ways To Ensure Your Business Thrives

Here are four things that will help you ensure your business thrives and that you have a rewarding career as an entrepreneur. The post 4 Ways To Ensure Your Business Thrives appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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Presentation Skills 101: How To Improve Your Communication Skills In 2021

Communication is an integral part of being human. This is why communication training is a good investment for individuals and businesses. The post Presentation Skills 101: How To Improve Your Communication Skills In 2021 appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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What to Do for Job Interview Anxiety

Instead of trying to avoid or suppress job interview anxiety, embrace it and use it to your advantage. The stress that develops as the interview arrives can help you prepare mentally.
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Geraldo Rivera calls Dan Bongino a 'son of a b----' and 'nothing but a punk' in chaotic Fox News segment

Fox News contributor Dan Bongino argues with Fox News correspondent-at-large Geraldo Rivera on "Hannity" Wednesday night. Fox News Two Fox News stars got into an intense shouting match on "Hannity" Wednesday night. Longtime correspondent Geraldo Rivera called Dan Bongino a "son of a b----" live on-air. "I wanna see the country burn? You son of a b---- ... You're a punk, Bongino," Rivera said. See more stories on Insider's business page. What started as a standard segment on looting...
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Headed back to work with pandemic easing? Here’s how to get over that pet-owner anxiety

Silvia Sanchez and daughter Arianna Pineda take care of Lexi, but will have less time at home for her now that the pandemic is easing. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Silvia Sanchez and daughter Arianna Pineda take care of Lexi, but will have less time at home for her now that the pandemic is easing. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Silvia Sanchez and daughter Arianna Pineda take care of Lexi...
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These are the 6 Republicans who voted against a bipartisan bill on anti-Asian hate crimes

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex. Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images The Senate voted Wednesday to move forward a bill that would address the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes. In a rare bipartisan showing, almost all senators voted to advance the bill. Insider reached out to the six Republican senators who voted to block the legislation. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Senate overwhelmingly voted on Wednesday to advance a bill addressing the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes amid the COVI...
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LG’s awesome rollable TV goes on sale in U.S., but it ain’t cheap

LG's awesome 65-inch rollable TV is now on sale in the U.S., but its hefty price tag suggests it won't be seeing the inside of too many living rooms.
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The AstraZeneca and J&J vaccines share the same technology. It could explain why both have possible links to rare blood clots.

Nurse Elizabeth Johnson administers a COVID-19 vaccine to Melissa Mendez in Reading, Pennsylvania. Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle/Getty Images AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine may be linked to a type of rare blood clot in the brain. The same type of clot might also be associated with J&J's shot, but regulators aren't sure yet. Experts wonder whether the clotting issues are related, since both shots use the same technology. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
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Make coronavirus vaccines patent-free, former world leaders urge Biden

Dr. Michelle Chester draws the Covid-19 vaccine into a syringe at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, on December 14, 2020 in the Queens borough of New York. MARK LENNIHAN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images President Joe Biden is being urged to suspend patents for coronavirus vaccines. The move would allow developing countries to produce the vaccines on their own. The request came in a letter signed by over 100 Nobel laureates and 75 former world leaders. See more stories on Insider's business p...
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Find Your Dream Job With These Tips

Everyone wants to find their dream job and live a happy and fulfilling life while making money! It's actually possible to find your dream job. This article will provide you with several tips that will help you get the job that you're dreaming about.
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Spiteful Wife Sells Cheating Husband’s Yu-Gi-Oh! Card Collection for ¥20.5 Million

A bitter wife unable to cope with her husband cheating on her decided to sell his Yu-Gi-Oh! cards as revenge, certain to have some asking for proof of her husband’s unfaithfulness, while others may ask if she has a husband at all – the story perhaps being a fabrication to drum up attention towards the […]
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Current Uncontrolled Technology Versus Uncontrollable AGI

A fear of many who are familiar with AI and technology is that Artificial intelligence could progress to the point where it is rapidly self-improving and not controllable by humanity. The scenarios... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Board’s vote puts LAUSD on path to providing universal preschool by 2024

LAUSD School Board President Kelly Gonez launches a push for universal preschool in Los Angeles on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 with UTLA Vice President Julie Van Winkle and School Board Member Jackie Goldberg at LAUSD’s Arminta Early Education Center in North Hollywood on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Children return to a second day of preschool at LAUSD’s Arminta Early Education Center in North Hollywood where LAUSD School Board President ...
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2 Coinbase execs are worth nearly $1 billion after barely a year at the crypto company as its direct listing showers wealth on employees

Coinbase chief product officer Surojit Chatterjee (left) has a stake in the company worth $657 million. CEO Brian Armstrong (right) has a stake worth $13 billion. Coinbase Coinbase made its public market debut on Wednesday. Coinbase executives and investors saw the value of their shares skyrocket as a result. At Wednesday's closing price of $328.28, two top execs' shares are now worth a combined $957 million. See more stories on Insider's business page. Coinbase, one of the wor...
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LA City Council president urges equitable allocation of coronavirus relief funds

Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez introduced a motion on Wednesday, April 14, calling for the city to consider using the $1.35 billion it’s getting from the federal American Rescue Plan to help women, families, children and underserved communities. “We cannot simply balance the budget and return to business as usual,” she said in a statement. “This pandemic has highlighted systemic inequities throughout this city. We must use this budget and any future federal funding, to lift up ...
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Business pushback against voting measures gains steam

By David Koenig, Brian Slodysko and Michelle Chapman | Associated Press Big business has ratcheted up its objections to proposals that would make it harder to vote, with several hundred companies and executives signing a new statement opposing “any discriminatory legislation.” The letter, published Wednesday in The New York Times and The Washington Post, was signed by companies including Amazon, Google, Starbucks and Bank of America, and individuals such as Warren Buffett and Michael Bloomberg,...
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Is Alibaba's fate a warning to China’s tech giants?

Alibaba’s run-in with Chinese regulators has made things tense for its other technology giants.
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'By joining together we could make a difference'

The cooperative firms who say their business model made them more resilient to the pandemic.
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The All-in-One Guide to Getting Another Source of Income

The growing digital world has made it more accessible to monetize one’s abilities than ever. You don't need to be an Einstein or Edison to achieve fame and fortune. How can you get an extra source of income? Check out the following ideas. 
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We're looking for a mobile editor and two senior staff writers to bring our editorial team to the next level.
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