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51 Mother's Day gifts under $50 that are still thoughtful and personal

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Mother's Day is a great opportunity to show thanks for your mom or guardian with a thoughtful gift. You don't have to spend a fortune - there are plenty of great gifts for mom under $50. We did the tough digging and found 51 of the best gifts for Mother's Day under $50. While nothing shows your appreciation for mom like your year-round love and support, a Mother's Day gift she'll love is alw...
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Tennis Champion Serena Williams is Getting a New Documentary Series on Amazon Prime

Serena Williams is already a global superstar athlete by being a 23-time Grand Slam tennis champion. But soon people will get to see her in a new light with Amazon Studios producing a new documentary series that will follow her life on and off the tennis court. The Hollywood Reporter has news on the Amazon Serena Williams documentary series that’s currently in production. The series doesn’t yet have a title, but this is the first project in a new first-look deal that Serena Williams has stru...
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Serena Williams Sets Docuseries, First-Look TV Deal at Amazon

Serena Williams has signed a first-look TV deal with Amazon, which includes a docuseries about her personal and professional life. “I’m very excited to be partnering with Amazon Studios – they are developing some of the most inspiring and important content for a global audience,” Williams said. “I have a lot of stories I’m eager […]
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Serena Williams will give you major fitspo in a shorts bodysuit perfect for spring workouts

As we get closer to bikini season, Serena Williams is taking on her workouts in style....
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The SEC says it's looking closely at the wild earnings projections attached to many SPAC offerings

FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission logo adorns an office door Reuters The SEC is warning investors on the lofty projections that come with many SPAC offerings. The agency added it will "look carefully" at filings and disclosures of SPACs. The SEC said it will treat SPAC deals with the same level of scrutiny as traditional IPOs. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell The US Securities and Exchange Commission issued a warning to blank-...
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The Impossible Burger's creator could go public at a $10 billion valuation, report says

Impossible Foods Popular plant-based meat maker Impossible Foods is exploring going public at a $10 billion valuation, sources told Reuters.The California-based company is considering a public listing via an IPO or SPAC, Reuters reported.Shares in rival Beyond Meat are trading 400% higher than its IPO price in 2019.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Impossible Foods, the startup behind wildly popular vegan burgers, is exploring a public listing that co...
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Serena Williams and daughter Olympia pose poolside in the cutest matching swimsuits

Serena Williams and her daughter are quite the fashionable pair. MORE: Serena...
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A COVID-19 expert shares his simple sports analogy to explain why vaccines work against variants

Marianne Ayala/Insider There's concern coronavirus variants can partially evade vaccines made to target the original virus. But research suggests the parts of our immune system activated by vaccines can still fight variants. Experts say to think of vaccines like an elite athlete: They can dominate even when off their A game. See more stories on Insider's business page. For a while, Dr. Jeremy Faust struggled to put into words why he was not worried about COVID-19 variants renderin...
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SEC official warns on red-hot SPAC market and says the blank-check firms have significant and undiscovered issues

Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images An SEC official warned about 'undiscovered' issues surrounding fundraising by SPACs, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The surge in SPACs is "turning up questions" that need careful examination, said the acting head of the SEC's Corporation Finance division. About 300 SPACs have been created this year and have raised about $98 billion. See more stories on Insider's business page. A top regulator with the Securities and Exchange C...
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Dow soars 452 points as recovery hopes grow amid accelerated vaccine rollout

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 11, 2020 in New York. Bryan R. Smith / AFP via Getty Images US stocks closed higher on Friday buoyed by optimism over the pace of vaccinations. Risk appetite returned as a heightened pace of the vaccine rollout promised by President Joe Biden suggested the economy was headed for a reopening. Oil prices edged higher following news that it could take weeks to dislodged the container ship blocking the Suez Canal. Sign up here ...
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Halle Berry responds to fired radio host's 'disgusting' remarks comparing her skin tone to toast

Halle Berry is responding to fired radio host Rob Lederman comparing his desired toaster settings to her, Serena Williams and Gayle King's skin tones.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Amazon triples its ‘last-mile’ delivery network in Southern California

The big trucks arrive in the dark, bearing Xboxes, bento boxes, printers and playsets. After dawn, cargo vans load up with everything from apple slicers to yoga mats, then fan out into the neighborhoods, where drivers knock and drop, then speed off to their next delivery. Now, with online shopping skyrocketing amid last year’s pandemic lockdowns, e-commerce retailers are scrambling to open more and more “last-mile” delivery stations in a mad dash to speed up distribution. And no one is expanding...
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US stocks rise as recovery optimism grows after new vaccine pledge from Biden

NYSE trader Gregory Rowe works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the end of the trading day. Craig Ruttle/AP US stocks opened mostly higher on Friday, buoyed by optimism over President Joe Biden's new vaccine pledge. Investors' risk appetite returned as increased vaccine momentum points to a wider economic reopening by the summer. Oil prices edged higher following news that it could take weeks to dislodged the container ship blocking the Suez Canal. Sign up here for ou...
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A Cathie Wood ETF bought about 800,000 shares in a Serena Williams-backed SPAC that just entered a $1.6 billion deal

Cathie Wood. ARK Invest Cathie Wood's ARK Robotics fund bought about 800,000 shares in a SPAC backed by Serena Williams.The SPAC, called Jaws Spitfire, recently entered a $1.6 billion merger with a 3D printing company.Wood's flagship Innovation ETF is currently sitting on a 8% year-to-date loss.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Cathie Wood's ARK Autonomous Technology & Robotics exchange-traded fund recently bought shares in a special-purpos...
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YouTube star David Dobrik has been dropped by 13 brands including HelloFresh, EA Sports, and Honey

Manny Carabel/Getty Images Hi, this is Amanda Perelli and welcome back to Insider Influencers, our weekly rundown on the business of influencers, creators, and social-media platforms. Sign up for the newsletter here.In this week's edition:13 brands have stopped working with YouTube star David DobrikInfluencers start to make money from Clubhouse's boom How ESPN quadrupled its TikTok follower count in the past yearYouTube Shorts launches in the US - here's how it worksAnd more in...
Tags: Media, Instagram, Youtube, Advertising, US, Newsletter, Trends, Netflix, Tennessee, Espn, Serena Williams, Clubhouse, Lime, Influencers, Espn Deportes, Sam Lessin

Serena Williams-backed SPAC to take digital manufacturing firm Velo3D public in $1.6 billion deal

Serena Williams competes in the 2018 Wimbledon final. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers Velo3D announced on Tuesday that it will merge with Jaws Spitfire Acquisition, a blank-check company backed by tennis legend Serena Williams. The deal will put the combined company at an enterprise value of approximately $1.6 billion. The merger is expected to occur in the second half of 2021. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell Digital manufacturing firm Velo3D announced on Tue...
Tags: Ipo, Trends, Markets, Silicon Valley, Stock Market, Serena Williams, SPAC, Andrew Boyers, Lam Research, Hedosophia, Baron Capital Group, SPAC IPO, Isabelle Lee, SPAC Analytics, Opening Bell Digital, MI Exclusive

Serena Williams-Backed SPAC to Take Printing Firm Velo3D Public at $1.6 Billion Valuation

(Reuters) -Velo3D Inc, a 3D printing technology firm, will merge with Jaws Spitfire Acquisition Corp, backed by tennis star Serena Williams, in a...
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Serena Williams withdraws from Miami Open

Serena Williams pulls out of this week's Miami Open after having oral surgery.
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20 celebrity-taught courses you can take online, from writing with Shonda Rhimes to singing with Christina Aguilera

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Masterclass; Gilbert Espinoza/Insider There's only one Samuel L. Jackson or Serena Williams, and most people can't take lessons from them. E-learning platforms provide access to celebs and career experts through affordable online courses. Find free or cheap online courses taught by celebrities below, through platforms like MasterClass. If I could learn a backhand serve from anyone in the world, ...
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Serena Williams' engagement ring cost 200x the average price - see photos

Serena Williams married Alexis Ohanian in 2017, and the tennis champ has a giant engagement...
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Serena Williams wows in dramatic high-low gown as she celebrates Grammys with daughter

Tennis champ Serena Williams proved she's got moves off of the court when she uploaded...
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Thoughts on Leadership: Celebrating Women’s History Month

Monday marked the beginning of Women’s History Month, a celebration of extraordinary women who lead—and have led—the charge to positively transform our world. At HomeServices of America, we’re fortunate to have Teresa Palacios Smith, chief diversity, equity and inclusion officer, leading our initiatives to showcase and support women leaders across the globe. Outside of HomeServices of America, Teresa is very involved with women’s leadership programs and councils, and within our organization, has...
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‘Creed 3’ Enters the Ring in Thanksgiving 2022 with Michael B. Jordan Confirmed as Director

Michael B. Jordan, the star of the Creed franchise, has officially been confirmed as the director of Creed 3 – something that has been rumored for months. The fresh news here is the Creed 3 release date: the boxing sequel will punch its way into theaters on Thanksgiving 2022. Deadline reports that MGM has slotted Creed 3 for Thanksgiving 2022, and the studio finally provided official confirmation that Jordan will be getting behind the camera for his directing debut on the new movie. Keenan Co...
Tags: Movies, Sports, Sequels, Jordan, Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Creed, Ryan Coogler, Richard, Serena Williams, Tessa Thompson, MGM, Venus, Michael B Jordan, Denzel Washington, Rocky Balboa

The 16 best MasterClass classes, taught by celebrities like Neil deGrasse Tyson, Chris Voss, and Serena Williams

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. MasterClass provides online video classes taught by well-known celebrities and industry leaders.An annual subscription costs $180 ($15 a month) and grants access to all of MasterClass's offerings. Below, you'll find a personal review, some common FAQs, and 16 of the best MasterClass courses.Who better to teach you writing than Margaret Atwood, a backhand than Serena Williams, or singing than Christina Ag...
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Serena Williams, Gabrielle Union Express Support For Meghan Markle, Prince Harry After Bombshell Interview

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Serena Williams Says She Can So Relate Meghan Markle’s Palace Ordeal

The tennis star wrote a moving Twitter post decrying sexism and racism after the interview with the Duchess of Sussex.
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Serena Williams says she understood the 'pain and cruelty' suffered by Meghan

Tennis superstar Serena Williams says she understands the "pain and cruelty" suffered by Meghan, the wife of Prince Harry, after the Duchess of Sussex told Oprah Winfrey that an unnamed member of the royal family raised the issue of how dark their unborn baby Archie's skin would be while she was pregnant.
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The Latest: Serena Williams 'Proud' of Meghan for Interview

Tennis star Serena Williams says she's proud of Meghan Markle following her interview with Oprah Winfrey.
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International Women's Day: Serena Williams reads reimagined version of Kipling's famous poem, ‘If'

Serena Williams reads Rudyard Kipling's 'If', reimagined by spoken word artist Deanna Rodger to celebrate International Women's Day.
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Black Americans have legitimate reasons to be skeptical of getting the COVID-19 vaccine - a bioethicist explains why

It's important to learn the painful medical histories of Black people to help combat their trust in the medical system. Felix Dlangamandla/Beeld/Gallo Images via Getty Images Black Americans are being hospitalized and dying from COVID-19 at higher rates than white Americans, says bioethicist Esther Jones. Still, many Black people are skeptical about receiving the vaccine due to distrust of the American medical system.  Jones says healthcare workers and policymakers can help close racia...
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