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The DASHBOARD Act could force big tech to reveal the actual monetary value of user data

THE DASHBOARD ACT COULD FORCE BIG TECH TO REVEAL THE ACTUAL MONETARY VALUE OF USER DATA

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Cigarette smoking is at an all time low, but college students are increasingly turning to vaping, and schools are scrambling to regulate it

CIGARETTE SMOKING IS AT AN ALL TIME LOW, BUT COLLEGE STUDENTS ARE INCREASINGLY TURNING TO VAPING, AND SCHOOLS ARE SCRAMBLING TO REGULATE IT

More students are vaping than ever before, and universities are scrambling to adapt Despite widespread university bans specifically...

 
 
 
Gigi Hadid says she has rights to paparazzi photos with an argument that threatens to change the way Instagram reposting works

GIGI HADID SAYS SHE HAS RIGHTS TO PAPARAZZI PHOTOS WITH AN ARGUMENT THAT THREATENS TO CHANGE THE WAY INSTAGRAM REPOSTING WORKS

Gigi Hadid is fighting a copyright infringement lawsuit alleging she posted a paparazzi photo on her Instagram that she didn't have...

Mitch McConnell won't cancel crucial Senate votes, even with 7 Democrats out of town for the presidential debates

MITCH MCCONNELL WON'T CANCEL CRUCIAL SENATE VOTES, EVEN WITH 7 DEMOCRATS OUT OF TOWN FOR THE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell dismissed requests to postpone crucial votes because several Democratic lawmakers will be traveling...

 
 
 
Judi Dench says Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein films should still be respected

JUDI DENCH SAYS KEVIN SPACEY AND HARVEY WEINSTEIN FILMS SHOULD STILL BE RESPECTED

Judi Dench defended the films of Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein in an interview with the Radio Times this week. The 84-year-old...

The rise and fall of Payless ShoeSource

THE RISE AND FALL OF PAYLESS SHOESOURCE

Payless ShoeSource is closing all of its US stores this year after years of competition with Amazon , Target , and Wal Mart. But the...

 
 
 
Global stocks will sink into a bear market if trade tensions escalate, UBS predicts

GLOBAL STOCKS WILL SINK INTO A BEAR MARKET IF TRADE TENSIONS ESCALATE, UBS PREDICTS

Trade tensions raging on unabated will likely push global stocks into a bear market, UBS predicts. President Donald Trump and the Chinese...

11 life-saving skills everyone should know

11 LIFE-SAVING SKILLS EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW

Although not always possible to predict when emergency medical situations will happen, knowing how to respond to them safely and effectively...

 
 
 
People are calling out Kim Kardashian for releasing a shapewear line called 'Kimono,' and for only using slim models to promote it

PEOPLE ARE CALLING OUT KIM KARDASHIAN FOR RELEASING A SHAPEWEAR LINE CALLED 'KIMONO,' AND FOR ONLY USING SLIM MODELS TO PROMOTE IT

Kim Kardashian West revealed a look at her new line of shapewear called Kimono Solutionwear on Twitter . Many of her followers, including...

Alex Rodriguez didn't know half the people at his Met Gala table, but did remember that Kylie Jenner talked about 'lipstick and how rich she is'

ALEX RODRIGUEZ DIDN'T KNOW HALF THE PEOPLE AT HIS MET GALA TABLE, BUT DID REMEMBER THAT KYLIE JENNER TALKED ABOUT 'LIPSTICK AND HOW RICH SHE IS'

Alex Rodriguez spoke about his 2019 Met Gala experience during an interview with Sports Illustrated and revealed that he was seated...

 
 
 
The new iPod touch is a nostalgic nod to the past, but it could be important to Apple's future

THE NEW IPOD TOUCH IS A NOSTALGIC NOD TO THE PAST, BUT IT COULD BE IMPORTANT TO APPLE'S FUTURE

Apple launched a new iPod touch earlier this year, marking the first time it's updated the portable music player since 2015. In an...

'Hell is coming': Western Europe braces for unprecedented heatwave that could turn deadly

'HELL IS COMING': WESTERN EUROPE BRACES FOR UNPRECEDENTED HEATWAVE THAT COULD TURN DEADLY

Countries including France, Germany, Spain, Switzerland, and Portugal will experience a massive heatwave from Wednesday, with hot air...

 
 
 
Jameela Jamil criticized Kim Kardashian's new body foundation and said she'd rather 'make peace' with her stretch marks and eczema than wear it

JAMEELA JAMIL CRITICIZED KIM KARDASHIAN'S NEW BODY FOUNDATION AND SAID SHE'D RATHER 'MAKE PEACE' WITH HER STRETCH MARKS AND ECZEMA THAN WEAR IT

On Monday, Jameela Jamil took to Twitter to call out Kim Kardashian West's newest beauty product, the KKW Beauty Skin Perfecting Body...

An 8-year-old was taking care of a 4-year-old because conditions at one Texas Border Patrol station were so dire

AN 8-YEAR-OLD WAS TAKING CARE OF A 4-YEAR-OLD BECAUSE CONDITIONS AT ONE TEXAS BORDER PATROL STATION WERE SO DIRE

Lawyers who visited a Texas Border Patrol station last week found a number of migrant children caring for one another, including an...

 
 
 
Can you find the hot air balloon hidden among the sea of beach balls?

CAN YOU FIND THE HOT AIR BALLOON HIDDEN AMONG THE SEA OF BEACH BALLS?

Travel company the Big Domain just released a new brainteaser : a hot air balloon is hidden among a sea of beach balls. It's taking...

WATCH SPACEX'S 'MOST DIFFICULT LAUNCH EVER'

For the first time, SpaceX has launched its Falcon Heavy rocket with US Air Force payload onboard. It's also the first time that SpaceX...

 
 
 
I paid $350 to eat at Noma, the 2nd best restaurant in the world, where guests feast on mold, potted plants, and a giant kebab made from vegetables - here's what it was like

I PAID $350 TO EAT AT NOMA, THE 2ND BEST RESTAURANT IN THE WORLD, WHERE GUESTS FEAST ON MOLD, POTTED PLANTS, AND A GIANT KEBAB MADE FROM VEGETABLES - HERE'S WHAT IT WAS LIKE

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Approaching Noma, perhaps the world's most famous restaurant, one can't help feel the sort of trepidation that...

Counties that flipped from Obama to Trump in 2016 still lag behind the rest of the country economically, according to a new study

COUNTIES THAT FLIPPED FROM OBAMA TO TRUMP IN 2016 STILL LAG BEHIND THE REST OF THE COUNTRY ECONOMICALLY, ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY

Counties that voted for President Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012 but flipped to President Donald Trump in 2016 still lag behind the...

 
 
 
Want to take vacation time off and not regret it? Here's exactly how much you should be taking

WANT TO TAKE VACATION TIME OFF AND NOT REGRET IT? HERE'S EXACTLY HOW MUCH YOU SHOULD BE TAKING

An INSIDER poll revealed that over half of Americans felt that they "took the right amount of time off" last year. Those people who...

Chick-fil-A is taking over America by offering the best customer service in fast food

CHICK-FIL-A IS TAKING OVER AMERICA BY OFFERING THE BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE IN FAST FOOD

Chick-fil-A was named America's most beloved fast-food chain in the American Customer Satisfaction Index's annual survey. This is the...

 
 
 



Meet the bankers involved in AbbVie's $63 billion bid for Botox-maker Allergan

Meet the bankers involved in AbbVie's $63 billion bid for Botox-maker Allergan

AbbVie is buying Botox-maker Allergan in a $63 billion deal, the companies said on Tuesday . The deal would combine AbbVie, which makes the blockbuster drug Humira, with... Read more ...

The Clampett Mansion from ‘The Beverly Hillbillies' Gets a Massive Price...

The Clampett Mansion from ‘The Beverly Hillbillies' Gets a Massive Price Cut-to $195 Million

Jed Clampett's learning the hard reality of the real estate slowdown . The house that was featured as the setting for The Beverly Hillbillies has been on the market for roughly... Read more ...

Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 3.5% year-over-year in April

Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 3.5% year-over-year in April

S&P/Case-Shiller released the monthly Home Price Indices for March ("April" is a 3 month average of February, March and April prices). This release includes prices for 20... Read more ...

In his sanctions announcement, Trump accidentally named the wrong Supreme...

In his sanctions announcement, Trump accidentally named the wrong Supreme Leader of Iran, who has been dead since 1989

President Trump in an announcement Monday said the US was imposing sanctions on Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini - who has been dead since 1989. The sanctions in fact apply to Iran's... Read more ...

Jameela Jamil criticized Kim Kardashian's new body foundation and said she'd...

Jameela Jamil criticized Kim Kardashian's new body foundation and said she'd rather 'make peace' with her stretch marks and eczema than wear it

On Monday, Jameela Jamil took to Twitter to call out Kim Kardashian West's newest beauty product, the KKW Beauty Skin Perfecting Body Foundation . In her tweets, Jamil said the... Read more ...

MX raises $100 million to clean and process financial data

MX raises $100 million to clean and process financial data

MX, a Utah-based startup that cleans and processes data for financial institutions and financial tech firms, has raised $100 million in venture capital. Read more ...

Wall Street is setting rock-bottom expectations for Trump and Xi's G20...

Wall Street is setting rock-bottom expectations for Trump and Xi's G20 meeting - but the stakes are sky-high

Wall Street strategists and economists have low expectations for President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping's meeting later this week at the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan. If... Read more ...

FedEx is suing the US government, claiming that complying with Huawei's...

FedEx is suing the US government, claiming that complying with Huawei's blacklisting violates its constitutional rights and traps it 'between a rock and a hard place'

FedEx is suing the Trump administration, saying it's "virtually impossible" to comply with its restrictions on trade with Huawei and other blacklisted companies. As checking... Read more ...

Google Pay has added PayPal integration for online merchants

Google Pay has added PayPal integration for online merchants

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Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. Announces the Sales of Three Non-Core Assets for...

Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. Announces the Sales of Three Non-Core Assets for $166M

The three hotels, the 507-room Hilton Atlanta Airport in Atlanta, Georgia; the 317-room Hilton New Orleans Airport in New Orleans, Louisiana; and the 274-room Embassy Suites... Read more ...