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Songs Are Getting Shorter. Blame the Economics of Streaming Music

54 minutes ago   |   Fortune

If it seems your favorite songs today aren't as long as the ones you liked several years ago, you're not imagining things. The average song length on the Billboard Hot 100...
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Angry Train Crash Survivors Claim Netflix Used Disaster Footage in “Bird Box”

3 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Netflix is accused of using footage of the deadly Lac-M?gantic rail disaster in Canada in its post-apocalyptic thriller, Bird Box. Survivors of the 2013 train crash are...
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14 unlikely celebrity couples fans didn't see coming

14 unlikely celebrity couples fans didn't see coming

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Whether they don't run in the same circle or have major age differences, some celebrity pairings come as a surprise. Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson surprised fans with their...
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Boyd Gaming to build a new Las Vegas headquarters

18 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Boyd Gaming's new Las Vegas headquarters would be just a mile or so west of its current primary office building. Other casino operators, including MGM Resorts International and...
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Daily horoscope for Wednesday, January 16, 2019

23 hours ago   |   National Post

Moon Alert Avoid shopping or important decisions from 1 PM to 8:30 PM EST today. After that, the Moon moves from Taurus into Gemini. Aries For most of this day, the Moon is in...
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Netflix Is Creating a Series Called ‘Space Force' Starring Steve Carell

23 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Steve Carell will star in a new Netflix comedy series he co-created called “Space Force.” From the creators of The Office , the series will follow a fictional group of men and...
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'Ghostbusters' is getting a sequel 31 years after the last movie - here's the first teaser trailer

'Ghostbusters' is getting a sequel 31 years after the last movie - here's the first teaser trailer

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A day after announcing a new "Ghostbusters" movie was coming, a surprise teaser trailer for the sequel is here and it's completely ignoring the last movie that was...
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Nicki Minaj is worth a reported $85 million - here's how she built her fortune

Nicki Minaj is worth a reported $85 million - here's how she built her fortune

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

According to Celebrity Net Worth , Minaj has a net worth $85 million. She's made a lot of money from her music, which includes collaborations and features on tracks with other...
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New NASCAR Cup team owners invest in minor league hockey team

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

Spire Sports + Entertainment continues to branch out from its core business of driver representation and sponsorship acquisition.
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Paris Jackson reportedly checked into a treatment facility for 'physical and emotional health'

Paris Jackson reportedly checked into a treatment facility for 'physical and emotional health'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Paris Jackson has reportedly checked herself into a treatment facility. Jackson reportedly wants to "prioritize her physical and emotional health." Sources say the treatment is...
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Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump Fixer Michael Cohen Tried to Rig Presidential Election Polls, Says...

Trump Fixer Michael Cohen Tried to Rig Presidential Election Polls, Says Tech Consultant

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's former lawyer and fixer, reportedly hired someone to try rigging online polls in Trump's favor during the 2016 presidential election. According to... Read more ...

Ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight the company over the $120 million...

Ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight the company over the $120 million severance it denied him following allegations of sexual misconduct

Former CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight CBS over its decision to deny him $120 million severance, CBS said in an SEC filing on Thursday. The CBS board of directors denied Moonves... Read more ...

Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 and a boxing glove in a...

Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 and a boxing glove in a Walmart bag to try and rig polls in Trump's favor

Michael Cohen in early 2015 paid a small tech firm to try and rig two online polls to help then-candidate Donald Trump. The president's former lawyer and fixer reportedly paid... Read more ...

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on...

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on China to help get a trade deal done

The US is considering eliminating some or all tariffs on China, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is pushing for tariffs on $250... Read more ...

LeBron James was eating dinner with Kevin Love when Kyrie Irving called to...

LeBron James was eating dinner with Kevin Love when Kyrie Irving called to apologize for bristling at LeBron's leadership on the Cavs

Kyrie Irving called LeBron James to apologize for bristling as James' leadership tactics when they were with the Cleveland Cavaliers. When James received the call, he was... Read more ...

Anti-vaxxing, diabetes, and air pollution are among the biggest global...

Anti-vaxxing, diabetes, and air pollution are among the biggest global health threats of 2019

The World Health Organization has released a list of the top threats to global health in 2019 . While past lists have included outbreaks of various diseases, this year's list... Read more ...

Pelosi backtracks on her letter asking Trump to delay State of the Union

Pelosi backtracks on her letter asking Trump to delay State of the Union

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested moving the date of the president's annual State of the Union address until the partial government shutdown is over, citing security... Read more ...

Tesla is ending its popular referral program that rewarded owners with a...

Tesla is ending its popular referral program that rewarded owners with a load of free perks because it's getting too expensive

Tesla's customer referral program will end February 1, Elon Musk said on Twitter . The program was adding too much cost to vehicle production, especially the Model 3 , he... Read more ...

Can't afford a house? The Fed says exorbitant student loan debt could be at...

Can't afford a house? The Fed says exorbitant student loan debt could be at fault

A new paper from the Federal Reserve suggests that exorbitant student loan debt is keeping young people from buying houses. "We estimate that roughly 20 percent of the decline... Read more ...