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Six Nations 2020: Italy 0-17 Scotland - Hogg, Harris & Hastings with tries

Scotland run in three tries against Italy in Rome to earn their first win in six games in the Six Nations and ease the pressure on head coach Gregor Townsend.
Tags: News, Scotland, Rome, Italy, Hastings, Hogg Harris

From Elon Musk to Tim Cook, here's where the world's most influential tech founders and CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many of whom launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 52 CEOs and founders in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For new college students, choosing a major can feel l...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Elon Musk, Cook, Sweden, Maryland, Microsoft, Yahoo, Mba, Stanford, India, Satya Nadella, Trends

We identified the 54 most powerful people at Netflix. Here's our exclusive chart of its top executives and their roles. (NFLX)

Netflix, the global leader in streaming TV, is facing more pressure to hold onto its standing as legacy-media and tech rivals pursue their own streaming plays. Business Insider spoke with current and former Netflix employees, and industry experts, to identify the 54 most powerful executives who are leading key growth areas at the company. They include influential execs like chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, as well as some less familiar names, like Rochelle King, vice president of creative ...
Tags: Hollywood, Disney, Trends, Netflix, Ken Burns, Black Mirror, Ted Sarandos, Reed Hastings, Hastings, NFLX, Scott Stuber, New York Times Dealbook, Todd Yellin, Bela Bajaria, Greg Peters, Rochelle King

Death shrouds for Mars burial (no joke), algae skis, bacteria-built house, biobased food packaging, Coca-Cola, Absolut go paper, and more: The Digest’s Top 10 Innovations for the week of February 12th

We all will die eventually, but one burial-garment designer and one bioengineer are thinking of future human burials on Mars with a new death garment made of four 100% biodegradable layers from silk and they plan to run experiments in which they dissolve the Martian death garments using alkaline hydrolysis to ensure residues do not cause any toxicity issues for using the human compost for growing crops. In today’s Digest, let’s not get totally bummed out about getting buried on Mars with biobas...
Tags: Australia, Top Stories, Mars, Coca Cola, Hastings, The Digest, Pia Interlandi, J J Hastings, Interlandi

Storm Ciara: Hastings lifeboat battles through waves

Hastings lifeboat nearly capsized as it answered an emergency call at the height of Storm Ciara.
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Storm Ciara: Missing surfer found after Hastings search

A surfer was rescued by the coastguard more than two hours after getting into trouble during Storm Ciara. The man was seen struggling off the coast of Hastings, East Sussex, at about 11:00 GMT, prompting a search involving the Coastguard helicopter. He was found alive by the Coastguard about six miles away in Rye Bay shortly before 13:30. Saffron Peterson, who phoned emergency services, said he lost his board and was being "sucked under the swell". A video shared on social media appeared to show...
Tags: News, Coastguard, Hastings, HM Coastguard, Hastings East Sussex, Rye Bay, Saffron Peterson

Kate Hodges' Playlist for Her Book "Warriors, Witches, Women"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Roxane Gay, and many others. Kate Hodges' book Warriors, Witches, Women is filled with captivating illustrated profiles of mythology's most interesting women. In her own words, here is Kate Hodges' Book Notes ...
Tags: Music, London, David, Bob Dylan, Bob, Stevie Nicks, Jack, Venus, Joan Baez, Hastings, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Dylan, Rhiannon, Siouxsie Sioux, Antiheroines, Death Valley Girls

Flood warnings as heavy rain forecast across burnt out regions in NSW

Water NSW is monitoring ash and silt runoff into water catchments, including Sydney’s Warragamba DamWidespread rain is forecast for much of New South Wales with warnings in place for severe weather and possible flooding in some parts of the state.An initial flood watch is in place for possible riverine flooding along the coastal rivers from the Tweed to the Hastings from Thursday. Continue reading...
Tags: Water, Australia news, Natural disasters and extreme weather, New South Wales, Sydney, Western Australia, Bushfires, Australia Weather, Hastings

Media Buyers to Netflix: Take Our Money!

Netflix has been unwavering in its vow not to pursue advertising, a stance that CEO Reed Hastings reiterated during the company's most recent investor video last week. "There's not easy money there," Hastings said of trying to compete with Google, Facebook and Amazon in the targeted advertising game. "If we don't have exposure to that,...
Tags: Amazon, Advertising, Netflix, Reed Hastings, Hastings, Google Facebook, Streaming & OTT

Hastings hopes to have 'earned trust' in Russell's absence

Scotland fly-half Adam Hastings hopes his display against Ireland "earned a bit of trust" after revealing Finn Russell FaceTimed him pre-match.
Tags: Scotland, Ireland, Rugby, Hastings, Russell, Adam Hastings, Finn Russell FaceTimed

10 months in jail for Dakota County driver whose boulder fatally hit 2 women

The Hastings man also must pay restitution and write a letter of apology.
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New rideshare service Ola arrives in Napier and Hastings from today

Ola, one of the world's largest ridesharing platforms, officially rolls into action in Napier and Hastings today. The local launch of the popular app is part of an expansion for Ola across 11 new cities and towns in New Zealand,... [Author: [email protected]]
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Netflix gave a detailed explanation of why it won't sell advertising, but it's still working with brands in other ways (NFLX)

Netflix on Tuesday gave its most detailed explanation yet for why it won't sell advertising.  It doesn't want to spend money trying to challenge online-advertising giants like Google and Facebook, CEO Reed Hastings said. It also wants "none of the controversy around exploiting users with advertising," Hastings said. Still, Netflix has been cozying up to brands in other ways, including more product placements, brand partnerships, and consumer products, as Business Insider has covered closely. V...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, California, US, Trends, Nike, European Union, Netflix, Comcast, Nbcuniversal, Ken Burns, Hulu, Burger King, Coca Cola

Netflix is still saying ‘no’ to ads

Despite ongoing and investor pressure, Netflix is still declining to adopt an advertising-based business model as a means to boost its revenue, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings confirmed on Tuesday. The company on its Q4 earnings call again shot down the idea of an ad-supported option, with Hastings explaining there’s no “easy money” in an online advertising business that has to compete with the likes of Google, Amazon, and Facebook. Explained the exec, “Google and Facebook and Amazon are tremendousl...
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'Hop to it': Foodstuffs makes no apologies for bringing out Easter eggs in January

When Easter eggs were put out on the shelves of supermarkets around Hawke's Bay this week, not everyone was happy to see them.Both Hastings and Flaxmere New Worlds had eggs of various shapes and sizes for sale from Monday.A Foodstuffs... [Author: [email protected]]
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Hastings boy who died after weekend skiing accident in Welch, Minn., remembered

Tegan P. Johnson "loved life and simply lived it to the fullest," his obituary said.
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Hastings boy who died after weekend skiing accident in Welch, Minn., is remembered

Tegan P. Johnson "loved life and simply lived it to the fullest," his obituary said.
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NSW, Victoria bushfires: Australia fires cause tens of thousands to flee in mass evacuation – live

Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused by fire victims in Cobargo. Follow today’s live news and latest updates 4.23am GMT Mick Granger from Victoria Police says that 1,200 people are being evacuated from Mallacoota by sea today, and will make the 16-hour voyage to Hastings, which is a deepwater port on the Mornington Peninsula.“We know that one of the ADF vessels has left Mallacoota ...
Tags: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Hastings, Granger, Mornington Peninsula, ADF, Victoria Police, Bureau of Meteorology, Richard Russell, Mallacoota, East Gippsland, Mick Granger, Navy Mallacoota

Netflix’s Reed Hastings, Ted Sarandos to See Pay Hiked in 2020 to $34.7 Million Each

Netflix’s two highest-paid execs next year again are set to be CEO Reed Hastings and chief content officer Ted Sarandos. The streamer disclosed compensation of its four top execs in an 8-K filing Monday, as approved by the board of directors’ compensation committee. Hastings is to receive a salary of $650,000 and $34 million in […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Ted Sarandos, Reed Hastings, Hastings, Reed Hastings Ted Sarandos

Ex-sheriff's lieutenant gets life terms for child sex abuse

A former southwest Missouri sheriff's lieutenant has been sentenced to six consecutive life terms for sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl. Greene County Judge David Jones said during sentencing Friday that he hopes 68-year-old David Hastings never leaves prison, the Springfield News-Leader reported. Assistant Greene County Prosecutor Stephanie Wan said Hastings groomed the victim before sexually abusing her for more than a year.
Tags: News, Missouri, David Jones, Hastings, Greene County, Springfield News, David Hastings, Assistant Greene County, Stephanie Wan

Killing Eve to Game of Thrones: the biggest TV disappointments of 2019

Villanelle was too sadistic, the world of Westeros was too silly and Line of Duty swerved disastrously off-piste. Here are the TV turkeys of the yearWarning: this article contains spoilers.Buoyed by the success of his disbelief-stretching smash Bodyguard, Jed Mercurio’s cop drama began its fifth series, and Line of Duty fever swept the country. Bookies took bets on the identity of H, and the show finally got the respect it deserved after years of providing gasp-inducing twists. The addition of S...
Tags: Television, Culture, Television & radio, Game Of Thrones, Line of Duty, Alan Partridge, Hastings, Westeros, Jed Mercurio, The Crown, Stephen Graham, Villanelle, Adrian Dunbar, Killing Eve, The Good Place, Keeley Hawes Thandie Newton

Down your tools: Building on Hastings state houses stopped over power line clearance

Unison has agreed to move its power lines after work on four new state houses in Hastings was ordered to stop because the buildings were too close to the lines.The houses being built on Bledisloe Place are among 25 new state houses... [Author: [email protected]]
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Song in my Heart England Hastings Friday 2018 August 17

Off to Hastings today Although it is the site of the conquest of Britain by the Norman William the Conqueror Rosemary
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You See Pepsi, I See Coke: New Tricks for Product Placement

The streaming services have data on viewers’ spending habits and brand preferences, and they’re looking into new ways to use it.
Tags: News, Reed, Hastings, Netflix Inc, Kellogg Company, Advertising and Marketing, Web-Original Programming, Data-Mining and Database Marketing,, Vudu Inc, Black Mirror (TV Program

College Hockey All-Decade Team: Third Team

Jon Gillies will have to lead Providence in order to upset Boston University tonight | Matt Dewkett It’s been a tumultuous decade in college hockey, to say the least. But through it all, the overall talent level in the sport has never been higher, and some fantastic players have come through the ranks. As the 2010s come to a close, I’ve put together three “All-Decade teams” of some of the best players to play college hockey from 2010-2011 through the present. I made my selections on a s...
Tags: Minnesota, Minneapolis, Sport, New Hampshire, Ncaa, Hockey, NHL, Ncaa Tournament, Huskies, Providence, Hastings, Boston University, Gophers, Mavericks, Joey, St Cloud

The retail stores killed by the internet that people miss the most, according to Reddit users

Amazon and the proliferation of online shopping have led to the demise of many brick-and-mortar stores, whose customers are turning to the internet for their purchases. In a popular thread on Reddit, users were recently asked what businesses and stores they miss the most have been "killed" off by the internet. From Blockbuster to music record stores, these are some of the retailers that Reddit users wish were still around. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Online shopping ha...
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'Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is a Coward'

The streaming service is happy to pretend it's a moral force bringing the power of documentary filmmaking to new markets. Until that becomes inconvenient. The Outline: This past January, at the request of the Saudi Arabian government, Netflix spiked an episode of its comedy news show Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, owing to the subject matter, which was the Saudi Arabian government's murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Speaking at the New York Times's DealBook conference in New Y...
Tags: New York, Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, Tech, Netflix, New York Times, Poland, Ohio, Reed Hastings, Auschwitz, Hastings, Treblinka, Hasan Minhaj, Khashoggi, Morawiecki, Jamal Khashoggi

General Election 2019: The bar chart war in one battleground constituency

A small poll in Hastings kicked off a huge debate - online and off.
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Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings Faces House Ethics Investigation of Relationship with Top Staffer

Representative Alcee Hastings (D., Fla.) is under investigation by the House Ethics Committee over his relationship with a top staffer, according to a Thursday press release from the Committee."The Committee is aware of public allegations arising out of Representative Alcee Hastings' personal relationship with an individual employed in his congressional office," read the statement. "On May 14, 2019, the Committee . . . began an investigation regarding the allegations."While the announcement ...
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DealBook Conference Live Updates: Boeing’s C.E.O. ‘Thought About’ Resigning

America’s most important business leaders provide insights on the hot-button issues of our time.
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