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The top 9 movies on Netflix this week, from 'The Mitchells vs. the Machines' to 'Scarface'

"The Mitchells vs. the Machines" Netflix Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Insider a list of which movies have been most prominent on Netflix's daily top-10 lists that week. Netflix counts a view if an account watches a movie or TV show for at least two minutes. The animated "Mitchells vs. the Machines" was Netflix's most popular movie this week. See more stories on Insider's business page. 9. "State of Play" (2009) Universal Pictures ...
Tags: Europe, New York, Hollywood, Movies, Media, Entertainment, Washington Post, Montana, Iraq, Trends, Features, Netflix, Anna Kendrick, Manhattan, Streaming, Miami


Steep rise in flight and holiday prices as UK travel green list looms

Hike in prices fuelled by limited flights to quarantine-free holiday destinations Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageFlight prices and holiday bookings jumped as the government prepared to unveil the list of countries to which British holidaymakers can travel without having to quarantine on their return.Travel experts said the limited number of flights available and the prospect of foreign trips to green list destinations without having to quarantine was pushing up price...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Business, UK, Travel & leisure, UK News, World news, Portugal, Ryanair, Airline Industry, Easyjet, Flights, Tui Travel, International Airlines Group, British Airways


Tilray climbs 10% as the cannabis company gets a double upgrade to 'buy' from Jefferies

A Tilray worker tends to cannabis plants. Tilray Tilray shares jumped 10% on Friday after Jefferies upgraded the cannabis company to a buy rating. Tilray's tie-up with Aphria was a "perfect match," said Jefferies, which also raised its price target to $23 a share. In the analysts' upside scenario, the stock could climb to $31. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tilray shares stepped up by roughly 10% on Friday, bolstered by a double upgrade to "buy" from "underperf...
Tags: Europe, US, Trends, Markets, Cannabis, Canada, M&a, Jefferies, Bennett, Carla Mozee, Thc, Tilray, Aphria, Owen Bennett, Price Target, Buy Rating


Millions of Johnson & Johnson vaccine doses made at a Baltimore plant are reportedly being held across Europe, Africa, and Canada as a precaution

Emergent BioSolutions disposed of 15 million doses of J&J vaccine in March Photo by Tasos Katopodis / Getty Images Johnson & Johnson vaccine doses are on hold in Europe, Africa, and Canada, the New York Times reported. The doses were produced in a Baltimore plant around the time some batches were contaminated. Emergent BioSolutions had to discard 15 million J&J doses in March after the incident. See more stories on Insider's business page. Millions of doses of the Johnson & Johnson vac...
Tags: Europe, US, Trends, Canada, South Africa, New York Times, Healthcare, Food And Drug Administration, Astrazeneca, Fda, Pfizer, Vaccine, Johnson, Baltimore, Johnson & Johnson, Europe Africa


Afghanistan is being overrun by crystal meth as US begins withdrawal

An addict in central Herat in western Afghanistan. Aref Karimi for Insider As the US exits Afghanistan after 20 years, it is leaving behind a flourishing, violent trade in heroin and, increasingly, crystal meth. The Om weed, which contains the key ingredient for making meth, grows wild in Afghanistan's mountains. One in five Afghans are either involved in the drug trade, or addicted to drugs. See more stories on Insider's business page. Herat - For weeks, Afghan police had been st...
Tags: Europe, News, Drugs, Mexico, Meth, US, Trends, Turkey, Iran, Syria, Afghanistan, Military, United States, Taliban, Kabul, Defence


‘We’re piggy in the middle’: Brexit has made life impossible, say Jersey fishers

Their families have been fishing here for decades but despite promises of frictionless trade, the market for their fish is disappearingSteph Noel, who has been fishing the waters off Jersey for almost four decades, could not see the point of chugging out to sea in his 8.5-metre boat, Belle Bird, this weekend.“There’s no value in it for me,” he said. “It’ll cost me in bait and diesel but even if I have a good day there’s no market there for what I bring back.” Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, European Union, UK News, World news, Foreign Policy, Channel Islands, Brexit, Jersey, Noël, Fishing Industry


Nio is bringing battery swap stations to Europe, but there’s no round of applause

Chinese electric car manufacturer Nio has announced its dive into the European market and it sounds like a big one… but will it stick the landing? The company will bring four battery swap stations to the Oslo region by September, and then will expand to other Norwegian locations, starting in 2022. [email protected] confirms the battery swap station will come to Europe, with 4 starting in the Oslo region in 2021. Then from 2022 to other Norwegian locations pic.twitter.com/jLUi8f9vCO — Matthias Schmidt ...
Tags: Startups, Europe, Shift, Oslo, NIO, China Nio, Matthias Schmidt


Torsus Praetorian 4X4 Off-Road Bus Updated

Torsus’ Praetorian, heavy-duty, off-road 4X4 buses, has announced a number of technical advances. These rugged off-road buses are made to cross some of the most inhospitable terrains on earth. Updates include LED lights, an advanced air conditioning system, passenger door, and pneumatic footsteps, a new fire system, and improved interior features. Built to transport up […] The post Torsus Praetorian 4X4 Off-Road Bus Updated appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Travel, Europe, Technology, Global, Sales, Eu, Too Big To Fail, Emerging Markets, Autos, Man, Export, Trucks, Diesel, Rvs, 4x4, News Blog


EU accuses UK as France seeks to ‘rapidly defuse’ Jersey fishing row

France moves to calm diplomatic waters but Brussels says Britain has breached terms of Brexit trade dealThe European Union accused the UK of breaching the terms of the post-Brexit trade deal on Thursday as tensions over fishing rights in the Channel Islands were de-escalated after a dramatic 24 hours, with Royal Navy boats ordered to retreat from Jersey shores.Brussels’ claim that London had flouted the rules came on a day in which 60 vessels blockaded Jersey’s harbour, a French boat rammed a Br...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, London, France, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, Britain, Military, Foreign Policy, Royal Navy, Boris Johnson, Brussels


French fishers’ protest over Jersey rights is over but the dispute will go on

New restrictions and deep cuts to allowances mean both French and Jersey boat owners feel betrayed by BrexitDawn was still four hours away and the small Normandy port of Carteret was alive, some boats hurriedly unloading their catch for a rapid turnaround, others turning on their lights and firing up their engines for the first time that night.Minutes after 3am on Thursday they had left the quayside and, in pitch darkness and a gentle swell, were pushing smartly out to sea to join a growing arma...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, European Union, UK News, World news, Foreign Policy, Normandy, Royal Navy, Brexit, Jersey, Cherbourg, St Malo, Carteret, Fishing Industry, BrexitDawn


The increasingly accessible Arctic is becoming another arena for US-China military jockeying

A US Marine Corps AH-1Z Viper over the Gulf of Alaska during Northern Edge 2021, May 3, 2021. US Marine Corps/Lance Cpl. Brendan Mullin The strategic importance of the Arctic is clear, as the US prepares for training exercises and China becomes more active in the Arctic region. "China, Russia, the US - Alaska is in the middle of all of it," former US intelligence officer says. See more stories on Insider's business page. Over the next two weeks, US armed forces will crawl through, driv...
Tags: Europe, Sweden, Washington, China, Russia, US, Alabama, America, Trends, Getty Images, Beijing, Xi Jinping, Alaska, Crimea, Arctic, Marines


Secretary of State Antony Blinken visits Ukraine and warns Russia the US will respond if it acts 'recklessly'

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and Secretary of State Antony Blinken. Efrem Lukatsky/Getty Images Blinken on Thursday warned Russia the US will respond if it behaves "recklessly." The warning came as Blinken visited Ukraine as a show of support against Russian aggression. Russia recently amassed roughly 100,000 troops on Ukraine's borders. See more stories on Insider's business page. Secretary of State Antony Blinken in an interview with BBC Radio 4's Today Program on ...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia, US, International, Trends, Eu, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Nato, New York Times, Crimea


Singapore Airlines is betting big that Asia will open to Americans by starting flights between the US and Japan this summer

A Singapore Airlines Boeing 777-300ER. Thiago B Trevisan/Shutterstock.com Singapore Airlines is resuming flights on the Singapore-Los Angeles via Tokyo, Japan route in June. Flights will operate with a premium-configured Boeing 777-300ER offering first class and business class, premium economy class, and economy class cabins. Japan is still closed to Americans but the airline hopes that the US' vaccination progress will see international borders open quickly to its citizens. See more...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Asia, Europe, Japan, News, Greece, Singapore, Planes, Americas, US, Los Angeles, Trends, European Union, Flying, Tokyo


Chinese EV startup Nio is entering the international market - and plans to start deliveries in Norway in September

Nio CEO William Li, stood next to a Nio car. STR/AFP via Getty Images Nio said it plans to start deliveries of its electric vehicles in Norway in September. This would be the Chinese company's first international market. It said the first vehicle on offer in Norway would be the Nio ES8, a seven-seater smart SUV. See more stories on Insider's business page. Electric-vehicle startup Nio announced plans to launch sales in Norway later this year, marking its first entry into a market ...
Tags: Transportation, Europe, Elon Musk, China, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Transport, Norway, Electric, Electric Cars, Oslo, Nordic, Li, NIO


UK patrol vessels to remain off Jersey as French fishers end protest

PM says vessels will remain in area following six-hour protest in St Helier harbour over post-Brexit rules on fishing rightsBoris Johnson has said two Royal Navy patrol vessels would remain in place around Jersey as French fishers ended a six-hour protest at St Helier’s harbour in an escalating dispute over post-Brexit fishing rules.The French flotilla of about 60 boats departed after a delegation had met Jersey authorities. “It’s rubbish, I’m sorry,” said Cyril Piraud, one fisher who was part o...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, European Union, UK News, World news, Military, Foreign Policy, Normandy, Royal Navy, Johnson, Channel Islands, Brexit, Jersey, St Helier


UK navy vessels to remain off Jersey as French fishers end protest

PM says boats will stay after six-hour demonstration in St Helier harbour over post-Brexit fishing rulesBoris Johnson said two Royal Navy patrol vessels would remain in place around Jersey as French fishers ended a six-hour protest at St Helier’s harbour in an escalating dispute over post-Brexit fishing rules.The French flotilla of about 60 boats departed after a delegation met Jersey authorities. “It’s rubbish, I’m sorry,” said Cyril Piraud, one fisher who was part of the delegation, according ...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, European Union, UK News, World news, Military, Foreign Policy, Normandy, Royal Navy, Johnson, Channel Islands, Brexit, Jersey, St Helier


EU wants to mass produce three ‘course-changing’ Covid drugs from October

Health commissioner says plan is to reduce hospitalisation and tackle long-term impact of CovidCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThree Covid medicines with the potential to “change the course” of the pandemic will be authorised for mass production and use in the EU by October under a European Commission plan.Stella Kyriakides, the commissioner for health, said such a move would reduce hospitalisation and tackle the long-term impact of Covid, with one in 10 people report...
Tags: Europe, Business, Eu, European Union, World news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, European Commission, Astrazeneca, Pharmaceuticals industry, GlaxoSmithKline, Ursula von der Leyen, Coronavirus, Stella Kyriakides


Drugs to ‘change course of pandemic’ to be trialled for use in EU

Three therapeutics will be authorised by European Commission for mass production and use in bloc by OctoberCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThree Covid medicines with the potential to “change the course” of the pandemic will be authorised for mass production and use in the EU by October under a European Commission plan.Stella Kyriakides, the commissioner for health, said such a move would reduce hospitalisation and tackle the long-term impact of Covid, with one in 10 p...
Tags: Europe, Business, Eu, European Union, World news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, European Commission, Astrazeneca, Pharmaceuticals industry, GlaxoSmithKline, Ursula von der Leyen, Coronavirus, Stella Kyriakides


From bootstrapped to a $2.1B valuation, ReCharge raises $227M for subscription management platform

ReCharge , a provider of subscription management software for e-commerce, announced today that it has raised $227 million in a Series B growth round at a $2.1 billion valuation.  Summit Partners, ICONIQ Growth and Bain Capital Ventures provided the capital. Notably, Santa Monica, California-based ReCharge was bootstrapped for several years before raising $50 million in a previously undisclosed Series A from Summit Partners in January of 2020. And, it’s currently cash flow positive, accordi...
Tags: Food, Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Cloud, Ecommerce, Europe, California, Funding, Startup, Tech, E-commerce, Software, SaaS, Venture Capital, Harry


UK sends patrol vessels as 80 French protest boats gather off Jersey

Downing Street dispatches armed boats to ‘monitor situation’ amid row over post-Brexit rules on fishing rightsTwo British naval patrol vessels have arrived off the coast of Jersey as about 80 French boats also gathered at the port in St Helier in protest over post-Brexit rules on fishing rights.HMS Severn and HMS Tamar were deployed a mile off the coast of Jersey while observing the French flotilla amassing at about 6am south of the Channel Island’s capital before it headed into the port just be...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, European Union, UK News, World news, Military, Foreign Policy, Royal Navy, Channel Islands, Brexit, Jersey, St Helier, Channel Island, Fishing Industry


TechCrunch Survey of Scottish Tech Hubs: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen

TechCrunch is embarking on a major new project to survey European founders and investors in cities outside the larger European capitals. Over the next few weeks, we will ask entrepreneurs in these cities to talk about their ecosystems, in their own words. This is your chance to put Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen on the Techcrunch Map!. If you are a tech startup founder or investor in one of these cities please fill out the survey form here. We are particularly interested in hearing from ...
Tags: TC, Europe, Business, Tech, Economy, Companies, Edinburgh, TechCrunch, Startup Company, Verizon Media, COVID, Edinburgh Glasgow Dundee Aberdeen


UK sends gunboats to Jersey as 80 French vessels gather in St Helier

Downing Street dispatches navy ships to ‘monitor situation’ amid row over post-Brexit rules on fishing rightsTwo British naval gunboats have arrived off the coast of Jersey as about 80 French boats also gathered at the port in St Helier in protest over post-Brexit rules on fishing rights.HMS Severn and HMS Tamar held back while observing the French flotilla amassing at about 6am south of the Channel Island capital before heading into the port just before 7am. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, European Union, UK News, World news, Military, Foreign Policy, Royal Navy, Channel Islands, Downing Street, Brexit, Jersey, St Helier, Channel Island


UK sends gunboats to Jersey as 80 French vessels protest in St Helier

Downing Street dispatches navy ships to ‘monitor situation’ amid row over post-Brexit rules on fishing rightsTwo British naval gunboats have arrived off the coast of Jersey as about 80 French boats also gathered at the port in St Helier in protest over post-Brexit rules on fishing rights.HMS Severn and HMS Tamar were deployed a mile off the coast of Jersey while observing the French flotilla amassing at about 6am south of the Channel Island capital before it headed into the port just before 7am....
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, European Union, UK News, World news, Military, Foreign Policy, Royal Navy, Channel Islands, Downing Street, Brexit, Jersey, St Helier, Channel Island


China is now the world's biggest market for Cuban cigars

A man samples a Cuban Cohiba cigar, made by Habanos, at an event in Shanghai in June 2006. REUTERS/Aly Song China has become the world's biggest market for Cuban cigars, overtaking Spain. Sales in China have grown more than 50% in the past 6 years, Cuba's state cigar company, Habanos, said this week. A box of hand-rolled Cuban cigars - considered the best in the world - can cost thousands of dollars. See more stories on Insider's business page. China has overtaken Spain to bec...
Tags: Europe, China, Africa, US, International, Trends, Spain, Shanghai, Retail, John, Cuba, Havana, Xinhua News Agency, Jose Maria Lopez, China China, Cigar Aficionado


59 thoughtful gifts for your wife, from sweet personalized items to romantic grand gestures

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. AUrate Thoughtful gifts for your wife are key, whether it's for a birthday, anniversary, or just because. We rounded up unique gift ideas for her, whether you want a grand gesture or a personalized memento. Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all of Insider Reviews' gift guides here. Putting extra care into picking out thoughtful gifts for your wife shows her just how how special she is and ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Europe, Nordstrom, Gift Guide, Japan, London, Instagram, Shopping, Disney, Trends, Gifts, Aclu, Patagonia


US stocks close mixed with tech lower as traders weigh economic-recovery data

In this May 13, 2020, file photo, Ford Motor line workers put together ventilators that the automaker is assembling at the Ford Rawsonville plant in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File US stocks close mixed as traders weigh economic recovery data against inflationary concerns. Shares of Moderna and Pfizer also slipped after the US said it will support a proposal to waive intellectual property protections for coronavirus vaccines. Oil prices snapped a two-day winning str...
Tags: Europe, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Pfizer, Biden, Ford Motor, ADP, Nela Richardson, US Consumer Product Safety Commission, Moderna, OANDA, Ethereum Vitalik Buterin, Weyerhauser, Edward Moya, Peloton Interactive


Supercell likes Metacore’s games so much it just gave it another $180M credit line

Metacore, a Finnish mobile games company, seems to have an amazing ‘relationship’ with Supercell, another (quite successful) Finnish mobile games company. Back in September 2020, Metacore raised $17.7 million in equity from Supercell and another $11.8 million line of credit, sometimes also called a debt round. That amazing relationship appears to be ongoing. Because Metacore has now raised yet another debt round from Supercell, but this time for €150 million ($180 million). These guys really lik...
Tags: Startups, TC, Gaming, Europe, Tech, Supercell, Video Gaming, Recent Funding, Metacore, Merge Mansion, Mika Tammenkoski


One of Tesla's biggest emissions credit buyers doesn't need them any more, threatening a key profit source for Elon Musk

Stellantis won't need Tesla's help anymore to meet European environmental regulations. Feature China: Barcroft Media via Getty Images Tesla is losing one of its biggest buyers of emissions credits. Stellantis, formerly FCA, said it would meet European emissions rules in 2021 without help from Tesla. Sales of regulatory credits have propelled Tesla to profitability in the last two years. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sales of regulatory credits have largely driv...
Tags: Europe, Elon Musk, France, Trends, Tesla, Italy, Fca, Fiat Chrysler, Reuters, PSA Group, Groupe PSA, Barcroft Media, Getty Images Tesla, Tim Levin, Stellantis


Asteroid impact: NASA simulation shows we are sitting ducks

At an international space conference, attendees took part in an exercise that imagined an asteroid crashing into Earth. With the object first spotted six months before impact, attendees concluded that there was insufficient time for a meaningful response.There are an estimated 25,000 near-Earth objects potentially threatening our planet. The asteroid 2021 PDC was first spotted on April 19, 2021 by the Pan-STARRS project at the University of Hawaii. By May 2, astronomers were 100% certain it w...
Tags: Europe, Astronomy, Space, Hollywood, Africa, Nasa, Earth, Innovation, Croatia, Natural Disaster, Asteroid, Johnson, Bruce Willis, Telescopes, Liv Tyler, University of Hawaii


Investors poured the most money into crypto last week since February, pushing ether holdings to a record high

The cryptocurrency ether runs on the Ethereum network. Dado Ruvic/Reuters CoinShares data showed strong inflows pushed ether holdings to record highs. Overall, digital assets saw the largest inflows since February last week. Bitcoin cash saw outflows of 10%, knocking it out of the top ten most-held digital assets list. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Investors poured the most money into crypto assets since February last week, analytics firm CoinS...
Tags: Europe, Trends, Bitcoin, Ada, Cardano, Coinmarketcap, Coinshares, Sophie Kiderlin, Ethereum network Dado Ruvic Reuters



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