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Lauren Boebert says adding Supreme Court judges is an 'act of political terrorism'

Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo. Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post via Getty Images Rep. Lauren Boebert said adding Supreme Court justices was "political terrorism." The Republican lawmaker criticized a move by House Democrats to add four judges to the bench. This comes weeks after she tweeted her support of guns right after the King Soopers mass shooting. See more stories on Insider's business page. Controversial Colorado lawmaker Lauren Boebert has landed herself in hot water again. In a twee...
Tags: Politics, News, Supreme Court, Congress, Colorado, Senate, Trends, House, Nancy Pelosi, Republican Party, Republican, Biden, BETO, Trump, Denver Post, Boulder Colorado


Robinhood back online after 'experiencing issues with crypto trading,' sparking users' outrage amid massive Dogecoin rally

Robinhood app SOPA Images/Getty Images Robinhood said it was "experiencing issues with crypto trading" on Thursday evening but says service has been "fully restored." The trading issues came as Dogecoin's price has soared in recent days, prompting outrage from users. Robinhood has come under fire repeatedly after users were unable to trade during market rallies. See more stories on Insider's business page. Robinhood said on Thursday evening that it was experiencing issues executing...
Tags: Finance, Trends, Markets, Reddit, Crypto, Doge, Robinhood, Dogecoin, Tech Insider, Robinhood Crypto, Tyler Sonnemaker, GameStop AMC, SOPA Images Getty Images Robinhood


Robinhood 'experiencing issues with crypto trading,' sparking users' outrage amid massive Dogecoin rally

Robinhood app SOPA Images/Getty Images Robinhood said it was "experiencing issues with crypto trading" on Thursday evening. The trading issues came as Dogecoin's price has soared in recent days, prompting outrage from users. Robinhood has come under fire repeatedly after users were unable to trade during market rallies. See more stories on Insider's business page. Robinhood said on Thursday evening that it was experiencing issues executing users' cryptocurrency trades."We'r...
Tags: Finance, Trends, Markets, Reddit, Doge, Robinhood, Dogecoin, Tech Insider, Tyler Sonnemaker, GameStop AMC, SOPA Images Getty Images Robinhood, Eastern Time Robinhood


Elon Musk reveals when Starlink internet service will likely exit beta

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has revealed when Starlink's broadband service will likely exit beta, and also when the service could be available for moving vehicles.
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, News, Trends, Web, StarLink, Internet From Space


Auckland's Queen St gets $1.5m pedestrian makeover: Mayor Goff says 'it's time' for plastic sticks to go

The Queen St pedestrianisation "plastic sticks" which two weeks ago led to a legal threat from property owners and businesses will soon be gone and replaced with boardwalks, seating and native plants. Auckland Council today announced... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Auckland, Auckland Council, Goff


Auckland's Queen St gets $1.1m pedestrian makeover; Mayor Goff says time for plastic sticks to go

The Queen St pedestrianisation "plastic sticks" which two weeks ago led to a legal threat from property owners and businesses will soon be gone and replaced with boardwalks, seating and native plants. The Auckland Council today... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Auckland, Auckland Council, Goff


Why Regular Holiday Time For Employees Also Benefits Employers

You’ll be surprised how beneficial holiday time spent outside the workplace is for your team’s performance inside the workplace. The post Why Regular Holiday Time For Employees Also Benefits Employers appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Vacation, Workplace Productivity, Others, Employee Welfare


Citigroup to exit consumer banking in 13 markets

The US banking group will shut down its retail operations in countries including China and India.
Tags: Business, China, US, Citigroup


Watch this amazingly clear footage of recent NASA spacewalks

These days NASA livestreams its spacewalks from outside the International Space Station (ISS), offering interested folks the chance to watch astronauts doing their job in one of the coolest workspaces ever. The real-time footage, however, can sometimes be a bit blurry or unstable, occasionally leaving viewers squinting as they try to work out exactly what […]
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, International Space Station, Iss, Eva, Space Station, Spacewalk


Working from Home and Mental Health

Many people who began to work from home realized that it is not all fun and games. Furthermore, it can cause strain on your mental health. Sure, you do not have to commute to work, but there are other things that may increase stress and anxiety levels.
Tags: Jobs, Working From Home, Career Advice, Home and Mental Health


Low Stress Career Options

Anxiety disorders can make life difficult because of excessive worry and analyzation. If you don't believe that you are ready to handle a high-stress job, you still have plenty of great options.
Tags: Jobs, Career Opportunities, Discover Career Opportunities


IRS chief likely to be questioned (again) about different tax filing deadlines

It's likely to be déjà vu all over again for IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig, testifying here in March before a House tax panel, when he goes before the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday, April 13. Not to get your tax deadline hopes up too much, but Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Chuck Rettig is testifying tomorrow, April 13, before the Senate Finance Committee (SFC). The The last time he talked to lawmakers, it was in March to Representatives on the Ways and Means (W&M) Oversigh...
Tags: Taxes, Oregon, Senate, Pennsylvania, Idaho, House, Irs, Sfc, Senate Finance Committee, Internal Revenue Service, Dusty Springfield, Rettig, Senate Finance, Sen Mike Crapo, Charles Rettig, Chuck Rettig


Free File can help those who don't usually file taxes get COVID payments and more

Since the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) was enacted on March 11, the Internal Revenue Service has distributed approximately 159 million COVID-19 economic impact payments (EIPs). Those deliveries come to more than $376 billion. This third round of coronavirus pandemic payments, worth up to $1,400 per person, has been going out in batches. Recipients include taxpayers who've filed 2020 returns, Social Security recipients, and veterans and their families. Still, there are some folks who aren't o...
Tags: Taxes, Department Of Defense, Social Security, Vita, Irs, Internal Revenue Service, CTC, Earned Income Tax Credit EITC, Child Tax Credit CTC, ARPA, TCE, Recovery Rebate Tax Credit


Biden budget would beef up IRS tax enforcement

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen elaborated on the Biden Administration's fiscal year 2022 budget request for the IRS. (U.S. Treasury photo via Facebook) The White House last week kicked off the fiscal year 2022 budget process by sending a to the House Appropriations Committee chairman and issuing a press release on President Joe Biden's funding priorities. The official 2022 discretionary budget request that also got attention during the presidential campaign, such as education, m...
Tags: Taxes, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, House, Janet Yellen, Biden, Irs, Trump, Yellen, U S Treasury, Internal Revenue Service, House Appropriations Committee, Biden Administration, IRS U S Treasury, Facebook The White House


Bernie Madoff's tax legacy: Ponzi scheme loss deduction

Bernie Madoff leaving a court hearing in 2009. Bernard "Bernie" Lawrence Madoff died on April 14 in a federal prison medical facility where he was being treated for terminal kidney disease. The 82-year-old had been in jail since 2009 for orchestrating the world's largest Ponzi scheme. Madoff pleaded guilty on March 12, 2009, to 11 federal crimes, including operating the financial fraud that bilked as many as 37,000 people in 136 countries over two decades. He was sentenced three months la...
Tags: Taxes, Sam, Irs, Securities And Exchange Commission, Madoff, Ponzi, Senate Finance Committee, Internal Revenue Service, Bernie Madoff, IRS Criminal Investigation, Doug Shulman, TCJA, Charles Ponzi, Bernard Bernie Lawrence Madoff, Richard C Breeden, Bernie Madoff Madoffs


Some returns & tax payments are still due by April 15

For the second consecutive year, millions of individual taxpayers aren't freaking out about their taxes as April 15 nears. That's because for the second consecutive year, the annual Tax Day has been postponed. But still, some folks are crashing right about now to get their 2020 filings done. That's because the Internal Revenue Service decision to move Tax Day 2021 from mid-April to May 17 applies only to individuals who must file income tax returns, aka the IRS' 1040 forms series. And some of t...
Tags: Taxes, Louisiana, Irs, Internal Revenue Service, Uncle Sam, Texas Oklahoma, FBAR


Lesson #336: How to Find the Best Advertising Agency for Your Business

If you are investing material dollars in marketing campaigns, more often than not, you have considered engaging, or have engaged, an advertising agency to assist you with those efforts.  Those decisions whether or not to manage your marketing campaigns with in-house teams vs. third party agencies are typically not easy decisions.  And, if you decide to outsource to an agency, the selection process can be overwhelming, with the thousands of agencies out there to choose from.  This post will hel...
Tags: Google, Startups, DSP, Forrester, George Deeb, Google Facebook Amazon, House Teams vs Third Party, Google Ads Microsoft Ads Facebook Google Analytics


Review: Cozy Grove is what happens when game developers give a damn about players

Cozy Grove is an exploration and adventure game from developer Spry Fox. It was recently released on consoles and I managed to get my hands on a review copy for the Nintendo Switch. I normally don’t play these kinds of games but there was something special about this one: ghost bears. The big idea: Cozy Grove is a game in the same genre as Animal Crossing. It’s safe to say that fans of one would probably enjoy spending time with the other. But, as mentioned, Cozy Grove has ghost bears. That migh...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Animal Crossing, Nintendo Switch, Distract, Cozy Grove


How to use Google Earth’s Timelapse feature to view new 3D content

Google Earth's Timelapse feature has been enhanced with 3D imagery that shows in incredible detail how our planet has changed over the last four decades.
Tags: Google, News, Trends, Earth, How-to, Timelapse, Google Earth, Changing Planet


Analyst Cam: Unit4 ERPx Briefing Part 2

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. Below is Part 2 of the presentation, Dmitri Krakovsky, Chief Product Officer of... [Author: vinnie]
Tags: Trends, Vinnie, Enterprise Software (other vendors, Dmitri Krakovsky, Analyst Cam


Burning Platform: More work from Anywhere

In the 41st episode of the series we have Tammie Hilend, CIO of Maxar Technologies While the COVID-19 pandemic and related WFH protocols have turned many of us into recluses, the big realization is you can WFA - as in... [Author: vinnie]
Tags: Trends, Future Of Work, Telecommunications, Vinnie, Burning Platform, Tammie Hilend, CIO of Maxar Technologies


Analyst Cam: Unit4 ERPx Briefing

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. Dmitri Krakovsky, Chief Product Officer of Unit4 spent a generous hour briefing me... [Author: vinnie]
Tags: Trends, Vinnie, Vertical Markets (Banking, Enterprise Software (other vendors, Retail etc, Dmitri Krakovsky, Analyst Cam


Robinhood fires back as Massachusetts regulator seeks to revoke state license

Trading app Robinhood said on Thursday that the Massachusetts Securities Division was considering revoking its license to operate in the state over its alleged failure to adequately protect customers and their assets.
Tags: Finance, Massachusetts, Article, Robinhood, FBN, Fbn/markets, FOXBusiness, Fox-business/investing-and-transactions, Brittany De Lea, Massachusetts Securities Division, Eba60612-85c5-5d68-974e-cc215a52c0df


Why Organization Can Be Good for Work and Mental Health

Some people are better at staying organized than others. A lot of people have unorganized work areas, schedules, and time. However, it can be beneficial to regularly organize these things for your overall wellbeing.
Tags: Jobs, Organization, Mental Health, Career Advice


Comment System Problems Are Being Repaired

The comment system was not supposed to be impacted by the recent site work. A developer ported the site and was fixing speed problems and other errors. I have requested repair of the comment system.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Technology, Internet, World, Innovation


Covid 19 coronavirus transtasman bubble: Air New Zealand offers rewards to Qantas and Virgin Australia frequent travellers

Air New Zealand is trying to lure high-value flyers from Qantas and Virgin Australia with privileges from the upper level of its loyalty scheme.In a sign of intensifying competition, Gold or higher status members in the Australian... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand


‘Vax Day’ launches in LA County, with 3.5 million more local residents seeking their shots

Four months after coronavirus vaccinations began in California, eligibility expanded Thursday, April 15, to everyone in the state age 16 and over, signaling that future supplies can be counted on over coming weeks get shots into the arms of everyone in the state who wants one. Anyone living or working in L.A. County 16 and older can schedule vaccination appointments on the MyTurn website. Residents 16 and 17 can only receive the Pfizer vaccine, according to county officials, and should sign up a...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, California, Government, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Long Beach, Beverly Hills, Community, Pfizer, Disneyland, Pasadena, Gavin Newsom


Sky hikes the price of Neon streaming service by 15 per cent

Sky TV is increasing the cost of its Neon streaming service by 15 per cent to $15.99 a month. The price increase will apply from May 17.Sky says those who want to avoid the price increase can commit to Neon for 12 months (the... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business


Wow! IRS Comm'r Rettig Estimates Annual Tax Gap at $1 Trillion!

Today (April 13, 2021) the Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on The 2021 Filing Season and 21st Century IRS.  The sole witness was IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig. There are three takeaways I want to share:1. The IRS is Overburdened! I encourage you to at least skim Commissioner Rettig's written testimony. He lays out numerous challenges that that IRS has faced for years and even more due to COVID-19 tax law changes. Consider the three rounds of Economic Impact Payments they had to issue...
Tags: Taxes, Congress, Hearing, Biden, Wyden, Irs, Trump, Sfc, Senate Finance Committee, EITC, Cardin, Rettig, COMM, Professor Nellen, Simplification, Tax Gap


Why professional violin bows are so expensive

Read the original article on Business Insider [Author: [email protected] (Taryn Varricchio,Emily Christian)]
Tags: Video, Music, France, Trends, Play, Retail, Price, Sound, Cost, Musician, Violin, Bow, Instrument, Video Format So Expensive, Taryn Varricchio Emily Christian



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