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Officials built a chain-link fence around a California restaurant that defied lockdown, and arrested its co-owner 3 times - but it says it will keep serving diners

California Gov. Gavin Newsom. AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File Officials in Burbank, California, put up a fence around the Tin Horn Flats grill to stop it reopening. The restaurant had repeatedly defied lockdown measures. Officials cut off power and padlocked the door. Its owners say they'll never comply, and will keep serving diners. See more stories on Insider's business page. Officials in Burbank, California, have put up a chain-link fence around a restaurant that repeatedly refused t...
Tags: Retail, Burbank, California, Newsom, Restaurant, Lockdown, Dining, Coronavirus

Dear Sophie: Help! My H-1B wasn’t chosen!

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for Entrepreneur Immigration Services.” She connects people with the businesses and opportunities that expand their lives. More posts by this contributor Dear Sophie: What should I know about prenups and getting a green card thro...
Tags: TC, Column, California, Immigration, Los Angeles, Barack Obama, Tech, Diversity, Silicon Valley, Lawyers, Biden, National Venture Capital Association, H-1b Visa, Co, Trump, Sophie

Sun Valley firm making see-through seat dividers, readying theaters for return of live performances

LA Propoint, a design, engineering, fabrication, and installation manufacturer of theatrical and theme park systems, has designed and built custom prototype seat dividers for theaters and auditoriums to help performance spaces welcome back audience members after a year of the pandemic. Co-owner Jim Hartman shows the divider on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) LA Propoint, a design, engineering, fabrication, and installation manufacturer of th...
Tags: Health, News, La, Government, US, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Community, Camilla, Theater, Co, Don, Sun Valley, LA County, Hartman

Inspiring Tips From Female Business Owners Who Are Redefining What It Means to Be an Entrepreneur in a Post-COVID-19 World

It’s safe to say, women have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic across the world. According to , female-led small businesses reported greater reductions in sales than their male counterparts. While both female and male-led businesses reported that their sales had fallen, a greater proportion of female-led businesses (47 percent) reported that sales fell by 50 percent or more compared to male-led SMBs (41 percent).   And while the COVID-19 crisis has disproportionately impacted wom...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Women, Facebook Messenger, Co, Right Now, Jolie, Facebook Photo, Keita, Dia Co, Michelle Klein, Nadia Boujarwah, Global Business Customer Marketing, COVID, Keita Williams, Seattle Keita

2 hours after the mass shooting in Colorado, Rep. Lauren Boebert sent a campaign email encouraging supporters to say 'HELL NO' to gun control

Rep Lauren Boebert of Colorado Screenshot via House Committee on Natural Resources Rep. Lauren Boebert was tweeting about Biden while a mass shooting was unfolding in her home state. Following the shooting that left ten dead, Boebert said she was praying for those affected. The representative's campaign reportedly sent a pro-gun email to supporters two hours after the shooting. See more stories on Insider's business page. One of Congress' most ardent Second Amendment supporter...
Tags: Congress, Colorado, Washington, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, United States, Nancy Pelosi, Boulder, Biden, Gun Rights, BETO, Co, Mass Shooting, Boulder Colorado

Wall Street billionaire Leon Black steps down as CEO and chairman of Apollo with immediate effect, 2 months after an investigation into his Jeffrey Epstein links

Apollo CEO and chairman Leon Black is stepping down. LUCY NICHOLSON/Reuters Leon Black is stepping down as CEO and chairman at Apollo Global Management with immediate effect. Apollo said in January that Black would step down as CEO on or before July 31, but would remain chairman. It follows an investigation into Black's financial ties with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. See more stories on Insider's business page. Leon Black, CEO and chairman of Apollo Global Management, i...
Tags: Trends, Apollo, Black, Securities And Exchange Commission, Co, Jeffrey Epstein, Epstein, Debra, Family Office, Apollo Global Management, Leon Black, Jay Clayton, Marc Rowan, Kate Duffy, LUCY NICHOLSON Reuters Leon Black, Marc Josh Harris

Genome scalpel invented for industrial microalgae to efficiently turn CO 2 into biofuel

Researchers from the Qingdao Institute of BioEnergy and Bioprocess Technology (QIBEBT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) have stripped hundred-kilobase genome from a type of oil-producing microalgae, knocking out genes non-essential for it to function. By doing so, they have created a "genome scalpel" that can trim microalgal genomes rapidly and creatively.
Tags: Science, Co, Chinese Academy of Sciences CAS, Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy, Bioprocess Technology QIBEBT

The Vanquest Markhor-45 Pack A Hard Use, Real World Review

Vanquest Markhor-45 Pack USA – -( I’ve been especially loyal to one specific large pack for everything I use a pack for in the woods & backcountry. I’ve loyally used this pack as my day pack, multi-day pack, camp pack, and meat hauler for well over a decade. It is a surplus USMC military pack with an internal frame (why didn’t they have these when I was jumping out of Airplanes? …Airborne!). I do have to say, this year opened my eyes to a few new options in multiple areas and t...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, US, Product Reviews, Gear, New Mexico, US Army, Haiti, Co, Hunter, Usmc, YouTube Facebook, Cordura, Colorado New Mexico, Markhor, Elk Camp

Can Snap Sustain Revenue Growth of 50% Annually Over the Next Several Years?

Snap Inc. made some ambitious promises at its Investor Day Tuesday, saying that it expects sustained annual revenue growth of 50% for the next several years, and detailing how each of the five buttons at the bottom of the Snapchat application have contributed and will contribute to that growth. Co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel said...
Tags: Advertising, Evan Spiegel, Co, Snap Inc, Social Pro Daily, Chat & Messaging

Palantir sinks 13% as filings show 3 top executives offloaded 2.7 million shares following lockup expiration

Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters Palantir stock slid 13% on Tuesday as insiders take advantage of a lockup expiration to offload shares of the big data company. Co-founder Stephen Cohen and two other top executives sold 2.7 million shares of Palantir since the lockup expired on February 18. The move comes as the price of Palantir stock continues to fall from Jan. 27 highs of over $39 per share. Watch Palantir trade live here. Palantir stock sank as much as 13% on Tuesday after regulatory filings sho...
Tags: Trends, Peter Thiel, SEC, Goldman Sachs, Wall Street Journal, Palantir, Co, Alex Karp, Cohen, Stephen Cohen, Cathie Wood, Arnd Wiegmann Reuters Palantir, Will Daniel, Peter Thiel Nathan Gettings Joe Lonsdale

Robinhood’s pain is Public’s gain as VCs rush to give it more money, a social-focused free stock trading service, is nearing the close of a Series D just two months after raising a $65 million Series C , sources familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. The San Francisco-based fintech aims to give people the ability to invest in companies using any amount of money, with a focus on community activity over active trading. It competes with Robinhood, M1 Finance and other American fintech companies that offer consumers a way to invest in equit...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, San Francisco, Tech, Public, Robinhood, Accel, Alex Wilhelm, Co, Leif Abraham, M1 Finance, PFOF, Robinhood M1 Finance

Homebuilder Tri Pointe rebranding local builders under one name

TRI Pointe Group, the nation’s 16th largest homebuilder, announced Tuesday, Jan. 19, that it is consolidating its six regional firms into a single brand: Tri Pointe Homes Inc. It’s the latest development for a company that went from three out-of-work homebuilding execs and a pickup truck 11 years ago to one of the nation’s biggest housing providers, with more than $3 billion in gross revenue as of 2019, according to the latest Builder Magazine Top 100 companies. In another development, Tri Point...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, California, Housing, Sport, Development, Soccer, Dallas, Construction, Lake Tahoe, Southern California, Co, Weyerhaeuser, Bauer, Irvine

The Best Personal Loans For You

A personal loan is a kind of loan that will assist you make a major investment or consolidate high-interest debts. Since personal loans usually have lower interest rates than credit cards, they may be used to aggregate a single, lower-cost monthly payment of several credit card debts. Credit may be a valuable financial weapon, but it’s a major liability to take out some sort of loan. It’s important to carefully evaluate the benefits and drawbacks that may impact your specific credit image bef...
Tags: Finance, Sales, Social Security, Co

Delta Airlines Bans Guns Checked on Flights to DC Leading Up To Stolen Inauguration

Opinion United States Of America on Lockdown,  iStock-Gemini Pro Studio Ft Collins, CO –-( Flying commercial airlines into the Washington DC area: Delta Airlines has just announced that passengers may not fly with guns (in checked baggage and otherwise within TSA regulations) on any of its flights into the “Washington DC area” This certainly includes DCA (Washington National, also called Washington Reagan), and likely includes IAD (Washington, Dulles), BWI (Baltimore), and PHL ...
Tags: Guns, Delta Airlines, Washington Dc, Delta, Philadelphia, Tsa, Dc, South West, Frontier, Co, United States of America, Planet Earth, John Farnam, Gun Rights News, Defense Training International, Farnam

Cosmos Video – a ‘Club Penguin for adults’ to socialise and work – raises $2.6M from LocalGlobe

All over the world startups are piling into the space marked “virtual interaction and collaboration”. What if a startup created a sort of ‘Club Penguin for adults’? Step forward Cosmos Video, which has a virtual venues platform that allows people to work, hang out and socialize together. It has now raised $2.6m in seed funding LocalGlobe with participation from Entrepreneur First, Andy Chung and Phillip Moehring (AngelList), and Omid Ashtari (former President of Citymapper). Founders Rahul Goyal...
Tags: Google, TC, Europe, Video, Microsoft, Christmas, Entrepreneur, Tech, Telecommunications, President, Computing, Virtual Reality, Internet Culture, Video Conferencing, Angellist, Co

Candu raises $5M to help software companies onboard users intelligently

This morning Candu, a software startup that provides no-code web tools for SaaS apps, announced a $5 million funding round. TechCrunch caught up with founder Jonathan Anderson and lead investor Villi Iltchev, a partner at Two Sigma Ventures, to chat about the deal. First thing: This round, a bit like Scotch, has aged. It’s from March. And while it is very common for venture capital rounds to get announced after the fact, a nearly nine-month delay would normally be a stretch. However, Anderson ex...
Tags: Startups, TC, Tech, Anderson, Co, ACV, Candu, Jonathan Anderson, Villi Iltchev, Two Sigma Ventures, Pendo, Recent Funding,, Iltchev

‘Giving Voice’ Review: August Wilson’s Words Inspire Today’s Youth in Competition Doc

True to its title, “Giving Voice” amplifies the lives and talents of half a dozen high school students from different American cities who aim to be finalists in the national August Wilson monologue competition. Co-directors James D. Stern and Fernando Villena’s inspirational documentary, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival pre-pandemic, chronicles Wilson’s work and […]
Tags: Reviews, Sundance film festival, Co, Wilson, James D. Stern, Fernando Villena, Giving Voice

Comment on cannoli pound cake by Jess

Do you think this would ship well? I live in CO and would love to make and send to my folks in NJ.
Tags: Food, Co, Jess

Everything you want to know about Army Special Forces: How Green Berets are picked, trained, and armed

A US soldier assigned to 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) free falls over a drop zone in Germany, March 17, 2015. US Army/VIS Jason Johnston US Army Special Forces, widely known as the "Green Berets," are one of America's most elite and capable special operations units. Green Berets have an illustrious history and are a key component in projecting US dominance and bringing the fight to the enemy. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. US Army Special Forces,...
Tags: Europe, Law, Navy, Washington, France, Germany, Iraq, US, America, Trends, Afghanistan, United States, Taliban, Philippines, Army, Cambodia

SPC MD 1754

MD 1754 CONCERNING HEAVY SNOW FOR WEST-CENTRAL TO SOUTH-CENTRAL CO Mesoscale Discussion 1754 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0617 PM CDT Sun Oct 25 2020 Areas affected...West-central to south-central CO Concerning...Heavy snow Valid 252317Z - 260315Z SUMMARY...Heavy snow that has affected portions of the Upper CO Valley along the I-70 corridor should shift south and may subside, while a separate band of heavy snow likely forms across portions of the Upper AR Valley, includin...
Tags: Weather, Norman, Co, Pueblo, Sangre de Cristos, Upper CO Valley, Upper AR Valley, Upper CO Valley Radar, Trinidad Grams

Facebook's much-hyped oversight board that can overrule even CEO Mark Zuckerberg likely won't make any decisions until after Election Day

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears before a House Financial Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019. Andrew Harnik/AP Facebook's oversight board — a pseudo-independent group sometimes called Facebook's "Supreme Court" that can review and overrule the company's decisions to remove posts — announced its launch Thursday. Facebook and Instagram users will now be able to submit appeals on content moderation to the board for review. The board has give...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Politics, Instagram, Washington, Advertising, US, Trends, United States, Capitol Hill, Co, Board, HARRIS, House Financial Services Committee, Andrew Harnik, Helle Thorning Schmidt

The Austin State of Entrepreneurship The Austin State of Entrepreneurship Hear some of Austin’s most successful entrepreneurs share their wins and challenges, plus, you’ll meet some of our accelerator programs and their companies. Hear more stories like theirs, and discover the extensiveness of Austin’s startup community by watching the entire State of Entrepreneurship at the top or the clips below. https...
Tags: Startups, Texas, News, Entrepreneur, Startup, Austin, Houston, Co, Southwest, Austin Dallas, Austin Startups, Thomaz, Austin Startup Week, Pitchbook Capital Factory, Austin State of Entrepreneurship, Austin State

Shake-up at The Agency: Former Compass leader named new president

Rainy Hake Austin is set to join The Agency as president. Co-founder and current president Billy Rose will move to a vice-chairman role on the company's board of directors.
Tags: California, Radio, Luxury, Compass, Industry News, Agency, Co, Luxury Real Estate, Brokerage, Select, Mauricio Umansky, Alain Pinel, The Agency, Billy Rose, Rainy Hake Austin, Hake Austin

Canada: Case Study: Laridae v. Co-operators - Field LLP

An Ontario Court ordered an insurer to defend a data breach claim in the face of data exclusion clauses where it was unclear whether or not all of the claims against the insured fell within the clauses.
Tags: News, Canada, Co, Ontario Court, Laridae

Spotlight: How One Company Named After a Micro-Organism Is Transforming eLearning

The concept of eLearning has become more important than ever in 2020. But many platforms still do not meet the needs of companies that want to train and educate their employees. At least, that’s what the founders of Water Bear Learning discovered. Water Bear Learning – Small Business Spotlight Now, they’re on a mission to change that through engaging solutions and high quality designs. Learn more about their offerings below in this week’s Small Business Spotlight. What the Business Does Cre...
Tags: Asia, US, Sales, Accenture, Co, Andrew, Small Biz Spotlight, Caryn, Small Business Trends With, Andrew DeBell, DeBell

The Difficulty of Starting a Business Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic has put a strain on every aspect of the United States, from the economy to healthcare. With an unemployment rate of over eleven percent as of June 2020 and a COVID-19 death rate of approximately 150,000 lives, the country has taken a significant toll in all areas. For entrepreneurs who were on the precipice of launching a business right before COVID-19 hit, the setbacks taken therein could be monumental. Some leaders of start-ups have taken this opportunity to grow durin...
Tags: Business, Featured, Microsoft, Washington, Global, Sales, Startup, BBC News, United States, Global Economy, Start-up, Co, Shah, Global News, Lakhani, World entrepreneurship

SPC MD 1237

MD 1237 CONCERNING SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 375... FOR EASTERN CO...EASTERN NM Mesoscale Discussion 1237 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0614 PM CDT Wed Jul 15 2020 Areas affected...Eastern CO...Eastern NM Concerning...Severe Thunderstorm Watch 375... Valid 152314Z - 160115Z The severe weather threat for Severe Thunderstorm Watch 375 continues. SUMMARY...Convection should spread east across the remainder of ww375 later this evening. Wind/hail remain possible. DISCUSSION......
Tags: Weather, Mexico, Norman, Co, TX, DARROW, High Plains, TX Panhandle, TX South Plains, Eastern CO Eastern NM

In Publishing, ‘Everything Is Up for Change’

A wave of deaths and retirements prompted publishers to name new leaders. Now the industry is in a rare moment of transformation that promises to influence the books put out into the world.
Tags: News, Davis, Black People, Penguin Random House, Hiring and Promotion, Alice, Lucas, Minorities, Co, Dawn, Henry, Sonny, Lisa, Dana, Carolyn, Inc

SPC MD 1229

MD 1229 CONCERNING SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 371... FOR WESTERN/CENTRAL KS...NORTHWEST OK Mesoscale Discussion 1229 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1121 PM CDT Tue Jul 14 2020 Areas affected...Western/Central KS...Northwest OK Concerning...Severe Thunderstorm Watch 371... Valid 150421Z - 150615Z The severe weather threat for Severe Thunderstorm Watch 371 continues. SUMMARY...Isolated hail/wind threat continue across western/central KS and northwest OK. DISCUSSION...An expan...
Tags: Weather, Norman, Co, DARROW, TX Panhandle

SPC MD 1226

MD 1226 CONCERNING SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 369... FOR EASTERN CO TO THE NORTHERN TX PANHANDLE Mesoscale Discussion 1226 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0622 PM CDT Tue Jul 14 2020 Areas affected...Eastern CO to the northern TX Panhandle Concerning...Severe Thunderstorm Watch 369... Valid 142322Z - 150115Z The severe weather threat for Severe Thunderstorm Watch 369 continues. SUMMARY...Convection should increase across southeast CO into southwest KS over the next few hours....
Tags: Weather, Norman, Co, El Paso County, DARROW, Pueblo County, Eastern Co