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60 gifts Mom will love - from a convertible handbag to a waterproof Kindle

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Artifact Uprising Show Mom your appreciation with any of these 60 thoughtful gifts. From loungewear to jewelry to tech gadgets, there's a gift for all tastes and budgets. For more inspiration, check out all of the Insider Reviews gift guides. Although mothers may be challenging to shop for - humbly resigning to the phrase "you don't have to get me anything" - we can safely say she'll love an...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Nordstrom, Gift Guide, Shonda Rhimes, Barack Obama, Trends, Georgia, Gifts, Neil Degrasse Tyson, Ugg, Dyson, Philips, National Geographic, Mom, Amazon Echo


Rishi Sunak’s billionaire in-laws hit with £5.5m bill in Amazon India tax dispute

News follows disclosure of competition case brought by small traders against US tech giant and family-run Indian joint venture CloudtailA joint venture between Rishi Sunak’s billionaire in-laws and the internet retailing giant Amazon is in a multimillion-pound dispute with the Indian tax authorities, a Guardian investigation has found.The disclosure adds to the list of legal battles currently involving the joint venture, following news on Friday that India’s competition commission has been given...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Politics, Technology, Internet, India, US, UK News, World news, Regulators, E-commerce, South and Central Asia, Amazon India, Amazon Continue, Rishi Sunak


Warren Buffett is under fire for avoiding taxes. Give him a break.

Warren Buffett. Getty Images OPINION Warren Buffett is getting roasted for avoiding taxes after ProPublica's bombshell report. The billionaire investor is donating almost all of his money to good causes. Buffett lives modestly, supports higher taxes on the wealthy, and doesn't use popular tax loopholes. See more stories on Insider's business page. Warren Buffett is being cast as the face of billionaire greed after ProPublica reported this week that he pays very little in federa...
Tags: Amazon, Elon Musk, Taxes, Congress, Opinion, Charity, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Billionaires, Stocks, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Bill


Congress unveils bipartisan package of bills designed to rein in tech giants like Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Apple

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Washington DC on Oct. 23, 2019. Andrew Harnik/AP House lawmakers unveiled the bills to reel in tech companies' power over the online market. The "Big Four" have faced mounting scrutiny from Congress over antitrust concerns in recent years. This lew legislation would be a significant step toward loosening tech's monopoly power. See more stories on Insider's business page. House lawmakers on Friday unveiled five bills designed to rein in big tech c...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Politics, News, Congress, Trends, Washington Dc, House, AP House, Andrew Harnik, David N Cicilline, Big Tech, Tech Insider


Congress unveils 5 bipartisan bills that mark its biggest step yet in regulating tech giants like Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Apple

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Washington DC on Oct. 23, 2019. Andrew Harnik/AP House lawmakers unveiled the bills to reel in tech companies' power over the online market. The "Big Four" have faced mounting scrutiny from Congress over antitrust concerns in recent years. This lew legislation would be a significant step toward loosening tech's monopoly power. See more stories on Insider's business page. House lawmakers on Friday unveiled five bills designed to rein in big tech c...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, New York Post, Politics, News, Congress, Trends, Joe Biden, Access, Washington Dc, House, Donald Trump, Orbitz


Elizabeth Warren rips into Jeff Bezos over his upcoming trip to space: 'He's laughing at every person in America who actually paid taxes'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has been outspoken about taxing the ultra-rich. MARK RALSTON/AFP via Getty Images; Tom Williams/Getty Images Sen. Elizabeth Warren slammed Jeff Bezos over his upcoming Blue Origin spaceflight. "He's laughing at every person in America who actually paid taxes," Warren said. The comments came following a ProPublica report on Bezos' and other billionaires' income taxes. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is taking J...
Tags: Amazon, Politics, Washington, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, US, America, Trends, Bloomberg, Pennsylvania, Warren, Jeff Bezos, Blue Origin, Mark, Bezos, Sen Elizabeth Warren


Trump’s PAC Site Tricks Donors Into Recurring Charges With ‘Happy Birthday’ Dark Patterns

It’s tough out there being a Donald Trump supporter. He makes you and your fascist compatriots chant “toilet” at plague rallies, then he leaves thousands of you freezing in the cold with no way to return to the parking lot. He tells you to try and overthrow the U.S. government then gets stingy with the pardons. Then…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Politics, Science, Brands, Paul ryan, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, PAUL, The Trump Organization, Presidents Of The United States, American People Of German Descent, Economy Of The United States, Wealth Of Donald Trump, Donald Trump 2020 Presidential Campaign


Democrats plan to take on big tech with 5 major antitrust bills aimed at making it easier to weaken monopolies

ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images/Rich Fury/Getty Images/Stephen J. Cohen/WireImage/Mateusz Wlodarczyk/NurPhoto via Getty Images House Democrats plan to introduce five bills aimed at weakening big tech monopolies, Politico reported. The bills would let regulators block mergers between rivals and unwind past ones, and bar some anticompetitive practices. The bills reflect recommendations from the House's landmark antitrust investigation and report last year. See more stories on Insider&...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Politics, News, Enterprise, Congress, Washington, Politico, US, Trends, Legislation, Pennsylvania, Democrats, House


DOJ Vows to Hunt Down Whoever Let the Public Know How Little Billionaires Pay in Taxes

This week, ProPublica released a massive scoop—a treasure trove of financial records showing how some of the U.S.’s wealthiest billionaires scamper off with virtually no tax burden. And the U.S. government knows exactly what to do in response: find whoever released those embarrassing records and incarcerate the shit…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Spacex, Elon Musk, Politics, Science, Barack Obama, Tesla, Tax, Joe Biden, Berkshire Hathaway, Jeff Bezos, Propublica, Donald Trump, Doj, Michael Bloomberg, Tax Investigation


It's perfectly legal for billionaires to pay so little in taxes. Democrats say they could finally change that after the bombshell ProPublica report.

Felipe Castro holds a sign advertising a tax-preparation office for people who still need help completing their taxes before the IRS deadline on April 14, 2010, in Miami. Joe Raedle/Getty Images A ProPublica report based on secret IRS files showed billionaires pay relatively little tax. Inequality experts have been warning for years that the wealthy pay relatively low taxes. The details added impetus to a push by Democrats to ramp up taxes on the country's highest earners. See more sto...
Tags: Amazon, Congress, White House, America, Trends, Reagan, Joe Biden, Gop, Miami, Warren Buffett, Goldman Sachs, Jeff Bezos, Biden, Wyden, The Washington Post, Collins


US authorities are investigating the 'illegal' leak of billionaires' tax information, including data on Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, and Warren Buffett

ProPublica revealed tax return information on Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk. Susan Walsh/AP; Joshua Roberts/Reuters; Axel Schmidt/Getty Images The US government is investigating how tax information on the richest Americans went public. ProPublica reported on the income and tax payments of Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, and other billionaires. The White House described the leaking of tax information as "illegal." See more stories on Insider's business page. The US government is investig...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Treasury, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Jeff Bezos, Biden, Irs, Musk, Buffett


Anthony Scaramucci says Elon Musk scared people off bitcoin but he backs it to soar like Amazon stock in the long run

Anthony Scaramucci founded SkyBridge Capital. Reuters/ Rick Wilking Anthony Scaramucci said Elon Musk had "scared people" off bitcoin, but backed it to soar in the long run. He said bitcoin was like Amazon stock, which swung dramatically in its early history. Scaramucci's SkyBridge capital has around $500 million in bitcoin and sees it as digital gold. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Anthony Scaramucci has said that bitcoin will shoot higher in...
Tags: Amazon, Elon Musk, White House, Trends, Tesla, Cnbc, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Scaramucci, Skybridge, Harry Robertson, SkyBridge Capital Reuters, Rick Wilking Anthony Scaramucci, Things Before the Opening Bell Anthony Scaramucci


UK Covid live: Burnham calls for surge vaccination for Manchester amid 6,048 new cases across the country

Latest updates: mayor calls for rollout to be speeded up as latest figures show 60% weekly increase in new cases Greater Manchester and Lancashire to receive emergency Covid support Teaching unions call for return of masks to classrooms in England Tensions rise over EU trade row with UK over sausage salesMassive internet outage hits websites including Amazon and GuardianCoronavirus global updates – live 4.24pm BST The UK has recorded 6,048 new coronavirus cases, according to the latest updat...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Politics, UK, England, Eu, European Union, UK News, Ireland, Foreign Policy, NHS, House Of Commons, Manchester, Greater Manchester, Northern Ireland, Nicola Sturgeon


UK Covid live: Burnham calls for surge vaccination for Manchester amid rising cases

Latest updates: mayor calls for rollout to be speeded up as surge testing extended in Greater Manchester and LancashireGreater Manchester and Lancashire to receive emergency Covid support Teaching unions call for return of masks to classrooms in England Tensions rise over EU trade row with UK over sausage salesMassive internet outage hits websites including Amazon and GuardianCoronavirus global updates – live 3.14pm BST In the Commons Andrew Mitchell, the Conservative former international de...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Politics, UK, England, Eu, European Union, UK News, Ireland, Foreign Policy, NHS, House Of Commons, Manchester, Greater Manchester, Northern Ireland, Boris Johnson


UK Covid live: surge testing extended in Greater Manchester and Lancashire as areas added to ‘minimal travel’ list

Latest updates: Hancock tells Commons surge testing is being extended in response to rising cases; people urged to avoid travel in and out of both areasGreater Manchester and Lancashire to receive emergency Covid support Tensions rise over EU trade row with UK over sausage salesStop Brexit ‘blame game’, Northern Ireland business leaders tell UK and EUMassive internet outage hits websites including Amazon and GuardianCoronavirus global updates – live 12.56pm BST At the Downing Street lobby br...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Politics, UK, England, Eu, European Union, UK News, Ireland, Foreign Policy, NHS, House Of Commons, Manchester, Greater Manchester, Northern Ireland, Boris Johnson


Why Republicans don't want major corporations like Amazon to pay even a minimum tax rate of 15%

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky speaks after a GOP policy luncheon on Capitol Hill. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File The Biden administration is suggesting an international minimum tax rate on corporations. Republicans are unlikely to support it given their reluctance to cede domestic tax authority overseas. There was already early criticism of a minimum tax last week from McConnell. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics newsletter. The Biden administration moved one s...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Washington Post, Kentucky, Senate, White House, US, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New York Times, Treasury, Mitch McConnell, Janet Yellen, Capitol Hill


Amazon could sidestep new G7 corporate tax measures because its profit margins are below a 10% threshold

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Andrej Sokolow/picture alliance via Getty Images Amazon could escape new G7 measures to further tax tech giants, The Guardian reported. Amazon's slim profit margin could put it below a 10% threshold being considered for the tax. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has said separately that Amazon would be caught by the new measures. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon may be able to avoid new taxes agreed by the G7 because its profit margins are ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Europe, Politics, UK, London, Singapore, Trends, News UK, Treasury, Guardian, Janet Yellen, Oxfam, US Treasury, OECD


'Tiger Mom' Amy Chua speaks out about her battle with Yale Law

Hello!Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Insider's Business co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.What we're going over today:How "Tiger Mom" Amy Chua became the pariah of Yale Law.50 founders and VCs dish on what it's like to work with Jason Calacanis, Silicon Valley's most polarizing investor.Gen Xers, in the middle of middle-age, are embracing the status quo.Capitol Hill staffers vent about unlivable pay an...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Florida, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Life, White House, US, NFL, America, Newsletter, Trends, Bank Of America, Bloomberg, Brooklyn


G7 leaders reach 'historic' agreement to crack down on tech giants by forcing Amazon, Facebook, and others to pay more tax

G7 finance ministers meet in London on June 5, 2021. Henry Nicholls - WPA Pool/Getty Images The G7 group of wealthy nations has reached a "historic agreement" on taxing multinational companies. The agreement will ensure that tech giants pay more tax where they operate. It also pledges to introduce a global minimum corporate tax rate of 15 percent. See more stories on Insider's business page. Finance ministers for some of the world's wealthiest nations have reached a "historic agre...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Politics, UK, London, Taxes, News, Microsoft, US, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Economy, Bbc


G7 leaders reach 'historic' agreement to crackdown on tech giants by forcing Amazon, Facebook, and others to pay more tax

G7 finance ministers meet in London on June 5, 2021. Henry Nicholls - WPA Pool/Getty Images The G7 group of wealthy nations has reached a "historic agreement" on taxing multinational companies. The agreement will ensure that tech giants pay more tax where they operate. It also pledges to introduce a global minimum corporate tax rate of 15 percent. See more stories on Insider's business page. Finance ministers for some of the world's wealthiest nations have reached a "historic agre...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Politics, UK, London, Taxes, News, Microsoft, US, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Economy, Bbc


US stocks drop as investors weigh inflation concerns against reports Biden may pare tax hikes

AP Images / Richard Drew US stocks pared back earlier losses but closed lower on Thursday with mega-cap tech stocks and Tesla in the red. Biden has floated creating a 15% minimum tax for corporations rather than pursuing his proposed corporate tax rate increase, according to a report. Wall Street is also focused on how strong jobless data out today will impact Fed policy. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. US stocks pared back earlier losses but c...
Tags: Amazon, White House, China, US, Kodak, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Ap, Federal Reserve, Biden, Nasdaq, Dow, S&P 500, ADP, Fed


Inside Ginkgo's SPAC deal

Hello,Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and today in healthcare news:We take a look inside Ginkgo's filings as it prepares to go public via SPAC at a $15 billion (!) valuation;These are the banks hiring healthcare dealmakers;The US is testing whether mixing booster COVID-19 shots is safe.If you're new to this newsletter, sign up here. Comments, tips? Email me at [email protected] or tweet @lydiaramsey125. Let's get to it... A biological engineer aliq...
Tags: Amazon, White House, US, Trends, Healthcare, Deutsche Bank, Philadelphia, Bankers, Madison, Ginkgo Bioworks, SPAC, Hahnemann University Hospital, Johnson Johnson, Houston Texas, NIAID, Fauci


Fauci's forthcoming book seemingly scrubbed from Amazon, Barnes & Noble amid backlash

White House coronavirus adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci's forthcoming book appears to have been scrubbed from Amazon and other major...
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Groups representing Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, and Google are suing Florida over Gov. DeSantis' new bill banning online 'deplatforming'

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Two tech industry groups filed a lawsuit against a new bill signed by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. The lawsuit calls the bill - which bans "deplatforming" - a "smorgasbord of constitutional violations." The groups that filed the suit count Facebook, Twitter, Google, and Amazon as members. See more stories on Insider's business page. Two industry groups that represent tech companies including Facebook,...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, Florida, Politics, News, Disney, Trends, University Of Miami, Facebook Twitter Google, Ron DeSantis, CCIA, Facebook Twitter Amazon, DeSantis, Tech Insider


10 things in tech: Elon's tweets, Venmo update, Cybertruck facial recognition

Elon Musk REUTERS/Mike Blake Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. The SEC has rapped Tesla, saying CEO Elon Musk's tweets violated its rules. A court settlement requires Musk's tweets to go through Tesla's lawyers. More on the SEC's irritation here.2. Mark Zuckerberg was spotted surfing while wearing a bracelet that claims to fend off sharks. The $84 device - also seen on Barack Obama - is designed...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Texas, La, Barack Obama, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Joe Biden, Tokyo, SEC, Las Vegas, Nevada


10 Things in Politics: Trump's hot vax NJ summer

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Programming note: We are taking a short holiday break. We hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend. We'll be back Wednesday.Here's what we're talking about:Trump is content playing golf and plotting rallies while prosecutors loom over his summerThe White House is reportedly to unv...
Tags: Amazon, Minnesota, Washington, Senate, White House, China, Massachusetts, Politico, US, Trends, Reagan, Joe Biden, Cnn, Brooklyn, Gop, Missouri


Sen. Klobuchar wants the Justice Department to investigate Amazon's $8.45 billion MGM purchase over antitrust concerns

Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Samuel Corum/Pool/AFP Sen. Klobuchar said the Justice Department "must conduct a thorough investigation" of Amazon's $8.45 billion MGM deal. MGM's extensive film library gives Amazon an edge in the crowded streaming market. Republicans are also concerned about the deal. Sen. Hawley said the "sale should not go through." See more stories on Insider's business page. Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota says the US Department of Justice should investigate...
Tags: Amazon, Politics, News, Media, Entertainment, Congress, Colorado, US, Trends, Walmart, Netflix, Missouri, Washington Dc, Antitrust, Department Of Justice, Doj


31 Father's Day gifts under $100 that he'll actually use and appreciate

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Getting dad a thoughtful and personal Father's Day gift doesn't have to cost a fortune. We found plenty of great Father's Day gift ideas under $100. From headphones to a plush robe to grilling tools, these gifts suit a wide range of interests. Father's Day, is just around the corner on June 20 - and will probably catch up to you sooner than you'd expect. Dads can be notoriou...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, White House, Trends, Gifts, Harry, Bellroy, Anker, Dad, Father's Day, Gift Ideas, Samsung Galaxy, Gifts For Men, Amazon Gift, Brandt Ranj, Gifts for Dad


Most executives say they want more contract and temp workers. A majority of those workers say that's not good enough.

Jorge Vargas joins other rideshare drivers in a demonstration in November 2020 urging voters to vote reject Proposition 22, a ballot measure that exempted companies like Uber and DoorDash from California's AB-5 law. Al Seib /Los Angeles Times/Getty Images Contract workers "overwhelmingly" want to be permanent employees, according to a new McKinsey-Ipsos survey. But executives say they plan to rely more heavily on contract labor, McKinsey previously found. The findings reveal a huge div...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Transportation, Facebook, Lyft, Uber, Twitter, Politics, New York, News, Media, Labor, California, US, America, Trends


Amazon just got sued by the US government for the first time, alleging the world's largest online marketplace is engaging in unfair practices with third-party sellers

Amazon now joins Facebook and Google, which have both been hit with antitrust lawsuits. Francis Scialabba Hello! This story is from today's edition of Morning Brew, an awesome daily email publication read by 2.5 million next-generation leaders like you. Sign up here to get it!Do Amazon's marketplace policies make shopping on the internet more expensive?Washington, DC, Attorney General Karl Racine thinks so, which is why he sued Amazon over antitrust allegations yesterday. Those a...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Ecommerce, Politics, Finance, US, Trends, Regulation, Antitrust, Amazon Marketplace, Racine, Morning Brew, Tech Insider, Karl Racine, Francis Scialabba



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