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‘Dinner on Us’ programs serves up truly special pandemic meals

Los Toros Mexican Restaurant owner Nick Montaño welcomes guests to the first “Dinner on Us” program at Los Toros Mexican Restaurant in Chatsworth, CA April 15, 2021. The “Dinner on Us” program is being launched by Los Toros Mexican Restaurant, in partnership with the Office of Councilmember John Lee and The Change Reaction. This program will provide a free meal to Twelfth District families experiencing food insecurity as a result of COVID-19, as well as show appreciation to individuals who hav...
Tags: Health, Business, News, California, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Chatsworth, John Lee, Los Angeles City, LA County, Kathie, Stankovich, Top Stories LADN


Top 5 Inspiration Tricks For Female Entrepreneurs – What To Do When You Feel Demotivated

No one is motivated 100% of the time. Everyone goes through these phases. Here are some motivational tips for female entrepreneurs. The post Top 5 Inspiration Tricks For Female Entrepreneurs – What To Do When You Feel Demotivated appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Others, Entrepreneur Advice, Personal Motivation


Bryce Edwards: Political Roundup – Government's ban on live animal exports

ANALYSIS: The Labour Government received plaudits this week for its historic announcement it will ban the live export of animals by sea. It's said to be a world first. The decision comes after years of pressure, which increased... [Author: [email protected]]
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How to Relieve Stress and Anxiety at Work

Work can be stressful, especially for someone who suffers from anxiety. However, there are things that you can do to help reduce your anxiety and stress levels.
Tags: Jobs, Stress, Career Advice, Anxiety at Work


Mercury, PowAR up the ante for Tilt to $8.10 a share

Mercury NZ and infrastructure investor Powering Australian Renewables (PowAR) have lifted their offer for Tilt Renewables to $8.10 a share from $7.80 in response to a reported Canadian bid.Separately, Tilt's majority shareholder... [Author: [email protected]]
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How to log in to Goodreads on desktop or mobile, so you can catalog your reading list online

There are several ways to log in to Goodreads, a popular online hub for tracking your reads. Catherine Falls Commercial/Getty Images You can log in to Goodreads using a Goodreads account or an existing Facebook, Amazon, Google, or Apple account. For the iOS or Android app, you can use a Goodreads account or an active Facebook, Amazon, or Apple account to sign in. If you used a Google account to create a Goodreads account, you'll need to set a Goodreads-specific password to log in on th...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Books, Trends, Reading, Catherine, Goodreads, Facebook Amazon, Facebook Amazon Google, Facebook Google Amazon, Tech Insider, Account Settings, Amazon Enter, Log In


A guide to haptics, the technology that makes your devices vibrate, shake, and more

Haptic Touch on an iPhone uses vibrations to mimic the feeling of pressing a button or scrolling. Lorenzo Di Cola/NurPhoto via Getty Images Haptics are any type of technology that gives you a tactile response - for example, when your phone vibrates. If you use an iPhone, you may be familiar with Haptic Touch, a feature which vibrates your phone when you long-press the screen. Haptics have been around since the 1970s, and are used in medical equipment, video games, and more. Visit Insider&...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Trends, Macbook, Nintendo, Touchscreen, 3d Touch, Magic Mouse, Taptic Engine, Haptic Feedback, Tech Insider, Haptics, Haptic Touch, BI-freelancer, Tech Reference, Software & Apps (Reference


Roger Stone sued by federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes and interest

Roger Stone. Joshua Roberts/Reuters GOP strategist and Trump ally Roger Stone and his wife were sued by the federal government for $2 million in unpaid taxes. The complaint accused the couple of using their company to avoid paying personal income tax. Stone was indicted in 2019 on several charges connected to the Mueller investigation on Russian interference in the 2020 election. He was later pardoned by Trump. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former GOP strategist Roger St...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Taxes, Congress, Trends, Gop, United States, Lawsuits, Donald Trump, Doj, Irs, Trump, Roger Stone, Stone, Mueller, Stones


Bad Company

The arc of institutions, including governments and corporations, particularly public ones, bends toward short-term thinking, bullying, anti-competitive behavior and laziness. The antidote is persistent vigilance and heroic leadership. The organizational math is compelling. When a toxic employee shows up, it might be easier to simply work around him. When competitors engage in graft or corruption, the easy path is to compete in the same way. It’s only fair. And when employees are rewarded for sho...
Tags: Leadership, Uncategorized, Seth Godin


Local Focus: Māori brand Kaitahi wins FoodStarter

Iwi-owned enterprise Kaitahi came out on top on Thursday night, winning the major prize in the nationwide competition, FoodStarter. The company based in Waverley, South Taranaki makes frozen smoothie drops from locally sourced ingredients... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Iwi, Kaitahi, Waverley South Taranaki


Justice Dept. sues Roger Stone over unpaid taxes

By Marshall Cohen | CNN The Justice Department filed a civil lawsuit against former President Donald Trump’s ally Roger Stone on Friday, accusing him and his wife of owing nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes. In a six-count civil complaint, investigators said Stone and his wife, Nydia Stone, owed about $1.5 million in unpaid taxes form 2007 and 2011, and an additional $407,000 from 2018. “The Stones evaded and frustrated the (Internal Revenue Service’s) collection efforts” by repeatedly funneling ...
Tags: Politics, Crime, Taxes, News, Congress, Russia, Sport, Cnn, Soccer, Courts, Donald Trump, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Roger Stone, Internal Revenue Service


The Ruling Out of Possibilities (On Failure)

Success is made possible by understanding how something doesn’t work, [so] prior failings may be more aptly referred to as the ruling out of possibilities. ~Peter Attia [1] Most of my clients are CEOs, many of whom have founded a new company, and all of the rest have embarked upon similarly ambitious paths. In this context failure is inevitable--not terminal or permanent, but failure nonetheless. The failed business model. The failed strategic plan. The failed investment. The failed hire...
Tags: Leadership, Stanford, Management, Carl Sagan, Seth Godin, Duncan, William James, Michigan State, Kevin, Daniel Kahneman, Carol Dweck, Richard Davidson, Sharon Begley, Karen Reivich, Andrew Shatte, Edbatista


Can an iPhone be hacked? A breakdown of common hacks and cyber hygiene best practices

To avoid being hacked, make sure you stay away from suspicious links and spam messages. Neil Godwin/Future via Getty Images Your iPhone can be hacked in various ways, although iPhones are safer than Androids. Experts say the best way to stay safe from hacks is to be vigilant of strange links or sketchy apps and to only give out information when necessary. Poor battery life and sluggish performance can be indicators of an iPhone hack. You might need to restore your iPhone to factory setting...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Trends, Malware, Cybersecurity, Spyware, Green, Hacking, iPhone hacking, App Store, Icloud, Apple Id, Jailbreaking, Johns Hopkins, Carnegie Mellon University, Don


Regulators urge safety recall of $4,295 Peloton treadmill after child dies

Regulators want Peloton to conduct a safety recall following reports of injuries on its new Tread+ treadmill. AP Photo/Jeff Chiu Federal regulators are urging Peloton to recall its Tread+ machine following reports of injuries, The Washington Post reported. "This doesn't happen with other treadmills," one official told The Post. The company has resisted the request, saying the device is safe if used properly. See more stories on Insider's business page. Federal regulators are pressu...
Tags: Post, News, Washington Post, Trends, Consumer Product Safety Commission, Retail, Charles Davis, Foley, John Foley, CPSC, The Post, Peloton, Tech Insider, Peloton Tread, AP Photo Jeff Chiu Federal, Peloton Jessica Kleiman


'Bring it up now!' Biden demands action in the Senate on guns during wide-ranging press conference with the prime minister of Japan

President Joe Biden, accompanied by Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, speaks at a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, April 16, 2021, in Washington. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik President Biden called on the Senate to address gun control "now" at a Friday press conference. Following another mass shooting Thursday, Biden called the uptick in gun deaths a "national embarrassment." The president reaffirmed his support for universal background checks and a ban on as...
Tags: Japan, Politics, Washington, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Iran, Indianapolis, United States, House, Gun Control, Tokyo, Pbs, Biden, South China Sea


The Flair 58 espresso maker is a coffee-lover’s dream machine

The best money I ever spent on coffee was buying myself the original Flair Espresso Maker. The Flair has a cult following among espresso aficionados for making it easy to make espresso at coffee-shop quality in a compact, affordable design that requires no electricity. The roughly 6-9 bars of pressure necessary for a proper espresso are created with your own arm strength, rather than any fancy machinery. But while the original Flair (and the Flair Pro follow-up) were capable of delivering incred...
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Following uproar, White House says it will raise this year's cap on refugee admissions - but not yet

'Immigrants and Refugees Welcome' signage outside Central Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia on July 27, 2019. Raymond Boyd/Getty Images President Joe Biden will set an increased cap on refugee admissions by May 15, the White House said. That comes after the Biden administration earlier suggested it was sticking with President Trump's cap of 15,000. The White House faced pushback from refugee advocates and congressional Democrats for breaking a promise. See more stories on...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, White House, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, United States, Refugees, Biden, Charles Davis, Trump, Atlanta Georgia, Sullivan, Jake Sullivan


NASA has chosen SpaceX's Starship to land its next astronauts on the moon

Left: The SN10 Starship prototypes soars above Boca Chica, Texas, March 3, 2021. Right: Elon Musk Spacex; Britta Pedersen-Pool/Getty Images NASA is awarding SpaceX an exclusive contract to land the first humans on the moon since 1972. The company's Starship spaceship will carry two astronauts to the moon as early as 2024. SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, beat out Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin for the contract. See more stories on Insider's business page. NASA has picked SpaceX to put it...
Tags: Amazon, Transportation, Spacex, Elon Musk, Florida, Science, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Orion, Mars, Jeff Bezos, Astronauts, Spaceflight, Artemis, Musk


How to format an SD card and erase all of its data

There are multiple ways to format an SD card. nicolas_/Getty Images You can format an SD card using Windows, Mac, and Android devices, and likely your digital camera too. Formatting an SD card will erase everything on it, including the junk or corrupted files you usually can't see. If your SD card won't format correctly, make sure the write-protect switch isn't turned on. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you've ever used an SD card before, you...
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A love letter to Eve Online’s tutorial

“Don’t be afraid to die!” Eve Online player “Grey Gal.” Eve Online is an immense game with nearly two decades of player-driven history and lore behind it. To the uninitiated, beginning your life in New Eden is daunting to say the least. For those unfamiliar, Eve Online is a free-to-play, massively-multiplayer, online game where thousands of players vie for resources, power, and combat victories in a shared universe set in space. The gist of the game, as far as I’ve managed to experience it, is t...
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Coronavirus: LA County aims to vaccinate 80% of residents by end of June

Los Angeles County is on track to attain its goal of vaccinating 80% of residents 16 and older against the coronavirus by the end of June, Paul Simon, chief science officer for the county’s public health department said Friday, April 16. Allocations of the vaccines are slowly inching upward to meet the demand. County vaccination sites administered 670,000 doses from April 4 to April 11, Simon said, reflecting a pace of 100,000 shots given each day. Of the 5 million residents 16 to 49 years old w...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, California, Government, Paul Simon, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Community, Pfizer, Pasadena, Metro, Simon, State


Union, laid-off hotel workers allege misuse of PPP funds at LAX Sheraton

A union representing dozens of laid-off workers from the Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles International Airport hotel has filed a with the U.S. Small Business Administration, alleging the hotel’s owner may have misused federal funds that were intended to keep staff employed. The workers, who recently held a protest outside the Sheraton, are urging the SBA to conduct an investigation into the nearly $4.4 million in federal Paycheck Protection Program loans that were approved for the hotel. O...
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Ring Doorbell Pro is ridiculously cheap at Newegg today

Any Ring Doorbell is going to add security, as well as convenience to your home setup, especially this one.
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Movies & TV

The latest movie news, reviews, TV show recaps, previews, and news relating to everything cinema based, with a technological angle. Digital Trends offers a full range of coverage for all things entertainment related. Related Categories:   | |  | |
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The 24 best movies on HBO Max right now

If you're a lover of cinema, HBO Max is the place to be. But you don't have to search for the best movies you can stream -- we've got them lined up here.
Tags: Hbo, Trends, Home Theater, What To Watch, Streaming, Movies & TV, HBO Max


The 56 best movies on Amazon Prime Video right now

With more than 24,000 movie titles at your fingertips, choosing is the hardest part. We're here to help with this list of the best movies on Amazon Prime Video.
Tags: Amazon, Entertainment, Trends, Home Theater, What To Watch, Amazon Prime Video, Movies & TV, best movies on Amazon Prime


Local Focus: Rotorua restaurants get social media savvy

Rotorua is a well-established tourism destination, but the goal now is to make Rotorua famous for its dining options as well.With this in mind, almost 20 Rotorua hospitality businesses were invited to participate in a social media... [Author: [email protected]]
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3 ways to ask for a raise or promotion without feeling like you're bragging

Talking about your professional accomplishments doesn't have to feel like bragging. 10'000 Hours/Getty Harrison Monarth is an executive coach and founder of Gurumaker, a leadership development service. He teaches high-level executives to overcome shyness and hesitation to brag about their professional accomplishments. Being specific about your organizational impact and success will help your boss make a more informed decision. See more stories on Insider's business page. As an ...
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51 Mother's Day gifts under $50 that are still thoughtful and personal

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Mother's Day is a great opportunity to show thanks for your mom or guardian with a thoughtful gift. You don't have to spend a fortune - there are plenty of great gifts for mom under $50. We did the tough digging and found 51 of the best gifts for Mother's Day under $50. While nothing shows your appreciation for mom like your year-round love and support, a Mother's Day gift she'll love is alw...
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Coronavirus: LA County on track for regional herd immunity

Los Angeles County is on track to vaccinating 80% of residents 16 and older against the coronavirus by the end of June, Paul Simon, chief science officer for the county’s public health department said Friday, April 16. Allocations of the vaccines are slowly inching upward to meet the demand. County vaccination sites administered 670,000 doses from April 4 to April 11, Simon said, reflecting a pace of 100,000 shots given each day. Of the 5 million residents 16 to 49 years old who became eligible ...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, California, Government, Paul Simon, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Community, Pfizer, Pasadena, Metro, Simon, State



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