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SL Green looks to sell Midtown's News Building

6 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

SL Green Realty is considering selling the Art Deco “News Building” in Midtown, which could hit the market with an asking price in the area of $1 billion. The Marc Holliday-led...
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Verizon Is Testing a Game Streaming Service, Report Says

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

Add Verizon to the growing number of companies that want to create a streaming video game service. The telecom giant is testing Verizon Gaming on select nVidia Shield set-top...
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Box office totals for best picture Academy Awards nominees

14 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

A list of the box office totals for the best picture nominees for the 91st annual Academy Awards that were announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...
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5 burning questions ahead of the Oscar nominations

22 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

The Oscars still don't have a host, but on Tuesday morning, they'll at least have nominees. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will unveil nominations to the 91st...
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5 burning questions ahead of Tuesday's Oscar nominations

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

The Oscars still don't have a host, but on Tuesday morning, they'll at least have nominees. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will unveil nominations to the 91st...
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How EA quickly captures 3D scans of athletes' faces for its sports games

How EA quickly captures 3D scans of athletes' faces for its sports games

2 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Electronic Arts and Canon showed off a 17-camera capture rig at CES 2019 to demonstrate how they capture athletes' faces in 3D while on the road.
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The New Faces of Watch Design

The New Faces of Watch Design

3 days ago   |   Fortune

If your notion of a watchmaker conjures up images of a wizened man, loupe affixed to his face, tinkering with a variety of tiny cogs and wheels in the Vall?e de Joux...
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Banksy mural on garage in Wales sold but will stay in place

4 days ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

A British art dealer says he has bought a mural stenciled by street artist Banksy on a garage wall in Wales for more than 100,000 pounds. The artwork in...
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Here's how you can watch the UFC's first event on ESPN+ for free this weekend

Here's how you can watch the UFC's first event on ESPN+ for free this weekend

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The UFC, the...
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AI system teaches robots how to navigate wilderness trails

AI system teaches robots how to navigate wilderness trails

4 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Wilderness trail traversal is a useful skill for rescuers and outdoor enthusiasts alike, but one that's difficult to teach to robots. It's not that the mechanical beasts aren't...
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Viacom buys streaming service Pluto TV for $340M

Viacom buys streaming service Pluto TV for $340M

Viacom is getting into the streaming TV business. The operator of MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon has purchased free streaming service Pluto TV for $340 million. Pluto... Read more ...

State Department calls off border security conference due to 'very limited...

State Department calls off border security conference due to 'very limited funding' amid government shutdown

The Department of State is postponing an international conference on border security and export control "due to the partial US government shutdown," a spokesperson said in a... Read more ...

Mueller is said to be probing the Trump campaign's ties to the NRA during...

Mueller is said to be probing the Trump campaign's ties to the NRA during the 2016 election

The special counsel Robert Mueller is said to be interested in the relationship between President Donald Trump's campaign and the National Rifle Association. The FBI has long... Read more ...

The cognitively impaired woman who gave birth at an Arizona care facility is...

The cognitively impaired woman who gave birth at an Arizona care facility is more cognizant than previously reported, her family's attorney reveals

Last month, a Phoenix, Arizona care facility made headlines when it was reported that a patient gave birth despite having been in a vegetative state. Now the woman's attorney... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi won't allow White House officials access to the House floor for...

Nancy Pelosi won't allow White House officials access to the House floor for State of the Union 'walkthrough'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructed the Sergeant at Arms to cancel a walkthrough for White House officials preparing the State of the Union address. President Trump wants to... Read more ...

The head of tech at Credit Suisse gives her best advice for workers losing...

The head of tech at Credit Suisse gives her best advice for workers losing their jobs to robots

Business Insider talked to Laura Barrowman, the chief technology officer at Credit Suisse, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Monday. Barrowman said workers... Read more ...

A Kentucky PR firm was reportedly behind high schooler Nick Sandmann's...

A Kentucky PR firm was reportedly behind high schooler Nick Sandmann's statement on his viral confrontation with a Native American protester

A Kentucky-based PR firm was reportedly behind a statement from the high schooler at the center of a confrontation with a Native American protester at a Washington, DC... Read more ...

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Bill Belichick's big-name coaching staff from his first...

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Bill Belichick's big-name coaching staff from his first Super Bowl

The New England Patriots are in the Super Bowl... again. The Patriots are going for their sixth Super Bowl win in 18 years, and the two constants during that dynasty are Tom... Read more ...

Here's what happens to the Chick-fil-A in Mercedes-Benz Stadium that will be...

Here's what happens to the Chick-fil-A in Mercedes-Benz Stadium that will be closed during the Super Bowl

Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, home of Super Bowl 2019 , has a Chick-fil-A, but it closes on Sundays - when most NFL games are played. When Chick-fil-A closes, it... Read more ...

New Electric Pickup Truck Faces An Uphill Climb To Get Americans On Board

New Electric Pickup Truck Faces An Uphill Climb To Get Americans On Board

A new startup is taking over a once-abandoned auto plant in central Illinois to make electric trucks and SUVs. But Americans have been slow to adopt electric vehicles. (Image... Read more ...