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Business could be on the precipice of an automation explosion

16 hours ago   |   Fortune

Automation is hardly a new threat to workers. Long before the arrival of COVID-19 disrupted businesses, many manufacturing executives were already changing how their companies...
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Cryptocurrencies and SPACs show signs of 'irrational exuberance,' but the stock market is not in a bubble, says UBS

Cryptocurrencies and SPACs show signs of 'irrational exuberance,' but the stock market is not in a bubble, says UBS

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement UBS's Mark Haefele said in a Friday note that while cryptocurrencies and SPACs show signs of "irrational exuberance," investors shouldn't worry that the...
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The cost to build a house depends on the size of your home, but it's generally more expensive than buying a home

The cost to build a house depends on the size of your home, but it's generally more expensive than buying a home

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement According to HomeAdvisor, you could spend $100 to $200 per square foot when building a house, or more if you live in a high-cost area or build a...
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A medical exam is part of the life insurance underwriting process, and it can lower the premiums you'll pay

A medical exam is part of the life insurance underwriting process, and it can lower the premiums you'll pay

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Traditional life insurance policies include a medical exam as part of the underwriting process. The medical exam is paid for by the insurance company and...
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Morgan Stanley MD promotion list -Wall Street bonus season - Vista's 7Park goes dark

Morgan Stanley MD promotion list -Wall Street bonus season - Vista's 7Park goes dark

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hello, readers! Happy Saturday, and welcome to Insider Finance. Here's a rundown of the must-know stories from the past week: Morgan Stanley just...
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We asked 12 prominent European tech investors to pick out fintech startups they think will blow up in 2021. Here are the 19 they chose

We asked 12 prominent European tech investors to pick out fintech startups they think will blow up in 2021. Here are the 19 they chose

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Venture capitalists still look to be bullish on Europe's fintech companies heading into 2021. The sector continued its run as being by far the biggest in...
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NY prosecutors interview Michael Cohen about Trump finances

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - New York prosecutors conducted an hourslong interview Thursday of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, asking a range of questions about...
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Joe Biden's stimulus plan would enact $400 weekly federal unemployment benefits through September 2021 - and it may continue beyond that date

Joe Biden's stimulus plan would enact $400 weekly federal unemployment benefits through September 2021 - and it may continue beyond that date

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden rolled out a colossal $1.9 trillion economic aid package on Thursday evening. It contains numerous provisions that could assist...
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Build your credit and save money in 2021 with Self Financial

Build your credit and save money in 2021 with Self Financial

2 days ago   |   New York Post

If you're trying to manage your finances better in 2021, you're not the only one - whether you're looking to take control of your credit or build credit while saving money...
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How mortgage rates will change once Democrats fully control Washington

How mortgage rates will change once Democrats fully control Washington

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Rates on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages increased following the Democrats' two-seat Senate victory in Georgia in early January. As votes were tallied late...
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Dog and goat serving as mayor raise money for a playground

Dog and goat serving as mayor raise money for a playground

FAIR HAVEN, Vt. - A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor have helped raise money to renovate a Vermont community playground. The oddball idea of pet mayor elections to... Read more ...

Armed protesters rallied at state capitols as cities and states ramp up...

Armed protesters rallied at state capitols as cities and states ramp up security ahead of Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Armed protesters showed up to the state capitol buildings of Ohio, Texas, Oregon, and Michigan on Sunday ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Parler could return to the App Store 'if they get...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Parler could return to the App Store 'if they get their moderation together'

Summary List Placement Conservative-leaning social media app Parler could return to the Apple App Store if it steps up its moderation, Apple CEO Tim Cook said in a Fox News... Read more ...

After Trump's Twitter ban, critics want other populists like Brazil's Jair...

After Trump's Twitter ban, critics want other populists like Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro and India's Narendra Modi booted from social media

Summary List Placement President Trump's social media ban has opened a can of worms for tech firms who face calls from activists and academics to clamp down on other populist... Read more ...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Summary List Placement Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday, two days before a historic inauguration where she and President-elect Joe... Read more ...

The Florida data scientist who claims she was fired by the health department...

The Florida data scientist who claims she was fired by the health department for refusing to alter COVID-19 data said she'll turn herself into police after a warrant was issued for her arrest

Summary List Placement In a lengthy Twitter thread Saturday, Rebekah Jones, the data scientist who said she was fired in May by the Florida Department of Health for refusing to... Read more ...

What happened last week? Biden introduced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

What happened last week? Biden introduced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, Parler sued Amazon, and Loews Hotels cancelled a fundraiser for a senator

Summary List Placement What happened last week? As Washington last week readied for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, the incoming president announced a massive... Read more ...

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

If you're fascinated by unsolved 19th century murders and have $2 million burning a hole in your pocket, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Read more ...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

Summary List Placement The US economy is receiving fresh fiscal support after months of plodding negotiations. But one measure of the labor market suggests the massive stimulus... Read more ...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the Republican Party

Summary List Placement Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska has warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the GOP in a blistering op-ed for The... Read more ...