Maxine Waters did not incite a riot on Saturday. But she may have inspired a young woman to run for office.

Representative Maxine Waters(C) (D-CA) speaks to the media during an ongoing protest at the Brooklyn Center Police Department in Brooklyn Centre, Minnesota on April 17, 2021. - Police officer, Kim Potter, who shot dead Black 20-year-old Daunte Wright in a Minneapolis suburb after appearing to mistake her gun for her Taser was arrested April 14 on manslaughter charges. CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Rep. Maxine Waters said protesters should be "more confrontational" if police enjoy imp...
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Walter Mondale made history by choosing Geraldine Ferraro as first female running mate on a major party ticket

On Wednesday, Sept. 5, 1984, Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale and his running mate, Geraldine Ferraro, wave as they leave an afternoon rally in Portland, Ore. AP Photo/ Jack Smith Former Vice President Walter Mondale died Monday at the age of 93. Mondale served as Jimmy Carter's vice president before running for president himself in 1984. During his campaign, Mondale made history by selecting Geraldine Ferraro as his running mate. See more stories on Insider's busi...
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Transtasman bubble: Vodafone changes tune on potentially dismissing stranded staff

Vodafone NZ says it is updating its messaging to staff about personal travel to Australia during the bubble. The move follows media highlighting a memo that warned staff they faced possible "termination" if a border closure meant... [Author: [email protected]]
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NASA keeping an eye on weather forecast for SpaceX’s crewed launch on Thursday

SpaceX and NASA will send another four astronauts to the International Space Station early Thursday, so long as the weather is fine. So what's the forecast?
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NASA eyes weather forecast for SpaceX’s crewed launch on Thursday

SpaceX and NASA will send another four astronauts to the International Space Station early Thursday, so long as the weather is fine. So what's the forecast?
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Rights When Sending Money Overseas

Several laws regulate international money payments. With the rising trend of money transfer across borders, you need to be familiar with the laws and regulations. The post Rights When Sending Money Overseas appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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Mayor Garcetti focuses on recovery during State of the City address

Los Angeles is “strong, and bruised,” Mayor Eric Garcetti declared Monday, April 19, during his annual State of the City address, delivered this year via social media from the Griffith Observatory, the L.A. skyline looming over his shoulder. The complete speech: With recovery seeming more of a reality with each passing day, the mayor’s pandemic-framed speech dropped significant hints about a possible rebound strategy that could include nearly $1 billion to address ...
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Joe Biden said in 2015 he learned how to be a good vice president from Walter Mondale

Pictured on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, Vice President Joe Biden talks with former Vice President Walter Mondale as they participate in a forum honoring Mondale's legacy, at George Washington University in Washington. Mondale, a liberal icon who lost the most lopsided presidential election after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, died Monday, April 19, 2021. He was 93. AP Photo/Molly Riley Then-Vice President Joe Biden honored former VP Walter "Fritz" Mondale at an ...
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Trump calls for Biden to reinstate a foreign travel ban to 'keep our country safe from radical Islamic terrorism'

Former president Donald Trump said in a statement on Monday night that the travel ban should be reinstated to keep the US safe from radical Islamic terrorism. Getty Trump called for Biden to reinstate the travel ban to keep the US safe from radical Islamic terrorists. Biden revoked Trump's travel ban, which primarily affected predominantly Muslim countries, on his first day in office. Trump did not name the countries he thought should be subject to the travel ban. See more stories on I...
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Indonesian edtech CoLearn gets $10M Series A led by Alpha Wave Incubation and GSV Ventures

A Zoom screenshot with CoLearn’s founding team: Marc Irawan, Abhay Saboo and Sandeep Devaram Indonesian startup CoLearn started as a chain of physical tutoring centers and was in the process of shifting to a hybrid offline-online model when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. The team sensed that remote learning would permanently change how students want to be tutored and decided to focus completely on its app, which launched in August 2020. CoLearn has since been downloaded more than 3.5 million time...
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Biden says he's 'prepared to compromise' on infrastructure plan during meeting with bipartisan group of lawmakers

President Joe Biden has framed his infrastructure plan as a means of strengthening democracy and undermining autocracy. Alex Wong/Getty Images Biden met with a group of bipartisan lawmakers Monday to discuss his $2 trillion infrastructure bill. He told reporters before the meeting that he was "prepared to compromise" on the legislation. The GOP has argued much of the spending is directed toward nontraditional infrastructure. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe B...
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‘Hidden’ magma pools under volcanoes may pose alarming eruption threats

The study analyzed magma collected from a 2009 incident in which geothermal drillers encountered magma that geophysical surveys failed to detect.Currently, magma imaging technology can't accurately detect magma pools under a certain size.Hidden magma pools pose safety concerns because magma from other sources might combine with the hidden magma, which could trigger unexpectedly explosive eruptions.In 2009, scientists with the Deep Drilling Project were drilling a mile-deep borehole into Iceland'...
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Jimmy Carter mourns the death of Walter Mondale, calling him the 'best vice president in our country's history'

Walter Mondale, Former Vice President of the United States, sat on stage with former President Jimmy Carter during a celebration of Mondale's 90th birthday Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota's campus in Minneapolis. Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via Getty Images Jimmy Carter mourned the death of his former vice president, Walter Mondale, who died on Monday. Carter said he considered Mondale "the best vice president in our country'...
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House prices continue to soar; biggest gains in entry-level properties - QV

By RNZ New house price figures show the average price of entry-level properties in Ruapehu has increased by more than 70 per cent in the last year.The latest Quotable Value (QV) Quartile Index showed the rise in the central... [Author: [email protected]]
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United stock falls after $1.4B loss as CEO promises a "clear path to profitability"

United kicked off 2021 with a fifth consecutive quarterly loss of $1.4 billion, though the loss narrowed from $1.7 billion a year ago. On an adjusted basis, the company reported a net loss of $2.4 billion.
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NASA video shows Mars helicopter’s historic first flight

NASA has released a high-definition video showing the Ingenuity Mars helicopter taking its historic first flight on the red planet.
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What’s new on Disney+ in May 2021

Disney+ has Star Wars and MCU content along with Pixar films, Disney Channel shows, and other content. Here's every new addition that you should be aware of.
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Former Vice President Walter Mondale, who served with Jimmy Carter, dead at 93

Walter Mondale, Former Vice President of the United States, sat on stage with former President Jimmy Carter during a celebration of Mondale's 90th birthday Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota's campus in Minneapolis. Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via Getty Images Walter Mondale, who served as vice president under Jimmy Carter, died at the age of 93. See more stories on Insider's business page. Walter Mondale, who served as vice pr...
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SpaceX is preparing to test-fly a new Starship after the last four exploded. It could return NASA astronauts to the moon.

Left: The SN10 Starship prototypes soars above Boca Chica, Texas on March 3, 2021. Right: SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. SpaceX; Britta Pedersen-Pool/Getty Images Every high-flying Starship so far has exploded, but SpaceX is preparing to try again this week. NASA has picked SpaceX to turn the mega-spaceship into a moon lander for astronauts. Watch the new Starship prototype fly below. (We'll embed livestreams as they become available.) See more stories on Insider's business page. SpaceX is ...
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How Walmart is pitching advertisers

Hello and welcome to Insider Advertising for April 20. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on:First, we're looking for nominations for the rising stars of PR. Submit your nominations here by April 23.Walmart pitch deck.TikTok becomes a mainstay for brands.Trading apps and influencers.If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here for your daily insider's guide to advertising and media.Tips, comments, suggestions? Drop me a line at LJohnso...
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United is going on the offensive against rival Southwest in another spat with competitors

Southwest Airlines and United Airlines aircraft. Joe Amon/The Denver Post/Getty and Carlos Yudica/ United Airlines is targeting Southwest Airlines with new advertisements aimed at Denver flyers. In the ads, it criticizes Southwest for its open seating policy, routes, and on-time performance. The campaign is scheduled to appear on trains, television networks, social media, and even Spotify. See more stories on Insider's business page. A new United Airlines advertising ca...
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No Autopilot or FSD During Recent Tesla Crash

Elon Musk has tweeted that there was no autopilot or FSD activated during the recent Tesla crash. The best theory that is making the rounds now is that the two people who died in a Tesla crash had... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Sony confirms all 2021 4K, 8K TV prices, including massive 100-inch Bravia X92J

We've known since CES 2021 that Sony has some awesome TVs in store for this year, and now we know how much they cost and when they'll start shipping to buyers.
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A COVID Baby Bust Happened, Will There Be a COVID Baby Boom?

In Italy, births plunged 21.6% in December, 2020 from the December 2019 and France had the lowest total babies born in a year since WW2. National birth levels seem to be down around 2-20% around the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Payhawk raises $20M to unify corporate cards, payments and expenses

Fintech startup Payhawk has raised a $20 million funding round. QED Investors is leading the round with existing investor Earlybird Digital East also participating. Payhawk is building a unified system to manage all the money that is going in and out. Essentially, companies switching to Payhawk can replace several services they already use and that didn’t interact well with each other. Payhawk lets you issue corporate cards for your employees, manage invoices and track payments from a single int...
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Instagram deletes accounts of Kiwi small business owners without a reason

By RNZ Small business owners are losing money and being left in the dark as to why their Instagram accounts have been disabled.Hannah Koumakis is one of hundreds of New Zealanders using Instagram to grow her small business,... [Author: [email protected]]
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Mass chicken deaths disaster referred to Crown Solicitor after 180,000 birds die near Helensville

The death of 180,000 chickens at a broiler farm on Auckland's outskirts has been referred to the Crown Solicitor.The animals died at D B Chicks near Helensville in late November 2019, in what an animal law expert called the biggest... [Author: [email protected]]
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Low Fertility Trap

In 2020, the number of expected babies per South Korean woman fell to 0.84 in 2020 which is down from the previous record low of 0.92 in 2019. The capital city Seoul has almost 20% of the population... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Royal Caribbean CEO 'optimistic' cruises could resume by mid-summer

Royal Caribbean Group CEO Richard Fain expressed optimism Monday that cruise lines will be able to resume operations this summer, more than one year after the industry effectively shut down in the coronavirus pandemic.
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