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Move over growth stocks. Here's why investors are once again bullish on ETFs

4 days ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. There's little oxygen in these markets. Stocks are barely budging again on Wednesday as investors look ahead to the upcoming slate of earnings calls to see if...
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Ahead of the deadly Capitol riot, Trump's administration failed to follow the normal security playbook used for events like the Super Bowl and the State of the Union

Ahead of the deadly Capitol riot, Trump's administration failed to follow the normal security playbook used for events like the Super Bowl and the State of the Union

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Trump administration failed to follow a well-known playbook for coordinating police and law enforcement responses ahead of the deadly pro-Trump riots...
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Tokyo Olympics hit the 200-days-to-go mark

Tokyo Olympics hit the 200-days-to-go mark

13 days ago   |   WGN TV

TOKYO - Tick-Tock-Tick. The countdown clock for the postponed Tokyo Olympics hit 200 days to go on Monday. Tick-Tock-Tick. Also on Monday, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide...
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Michelob Ultra's sales have soared even as people ditch beer. Here's how the brand has catered to health-focused consumers in the pandemic

Michelob Ultra's sales have soared even as people ditch beer. Here's how the brand has catered to health-focused consumers in the pandemic

18 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Beer sales have either trended downward or remained flat at best in recent years. But Michelob Ultra is bucking the trend, gaining market share and...
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The Worst Predictions of 2020

The Worst Predictions of 2020

19 days ago   |   Politico

On the last day of 2019, President Donald Trump joined in on New Year's Eve celebrations at Mar-a-Lago, ringing in 2020 with what was, in retrospect, a terrible prediction...
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Scout Campers' newest and largest pickup truck-mounted RV can sleep up to 6 people - see inside the $23,625 Kenai

Scout Campers' newest and largest pickup truck-mounted RV can sleep up to 6 people - see inside the $23,625 Kenai

20 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Scout Campers, which specializes in off-grid hardshell pickup truck campers, has launched its newest and largest model: the Kenai . The $23,625 camper...
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The best snow sleds

The best snow sleds

25 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A proper snow sled is an entertaining way to spend a snow day, no matter if you're playing hooky from work or just looking to pass some time on the...
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The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Manhunt: Deadly Games' to 'The Ripper'

The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Manhunt: Deadly Games' to 'The Ripper'

28 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Spectrum original series "Manhunt: Deadly Games," about the security officer Richard Jewell who was mistakenly suspected of planting a bomb at the...
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Allyson Felix's New Training Regimen-And Perspective On Running-Heading Into Tokyo Olympics

30 days ago   |   Forbes

Four-time Olympian and sprinter Allyson Felix began 2020 in her peak training push to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics. After the Games were postponed to 2021 and her training...
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5 people who took Anna Wintour's $90 MasterClass on leadership share their most valuable takeaways, from 'owning who you are' to giving direct and fast feedback

5 people who took Anna Wintour's $90 MasterClass on leadership share their most valuable takeaways, from 'owning who you are' to giving direct and fast feedback

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Anna Wintour, Vogue's global editorial director and Condé Nast's chief content officer , understands why viewers are tuning in to her MasterClass. "I...
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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 ...