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Ready players: 5M-sf e-sports complex rises in Shanghai

1 day ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A nearly 5.4-million-square-foot e-sports complex will be built in Shanghai, meant to solidify the city as the center of the competitive gaming industry. Work has begun on the...
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Get your COVID-19 vaccine at a New Jersey mall or Disneyland. Here are 15 places across the country that have transformed into mass vaccination sites

Get your COVID-19 vaccine at a New Jersey mall or Disneyland. Here are 15 places across the country that have transformed into mass vaccination sites

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sports stadiums, malls, and amusement parks are taking on a new role amid the COVID-19 pandemic - they're transforming into mass vaccination sites to...
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‘Jake Paul p****** off the wrong Irishman! I'll rip his head off!' Conor McGregor sparring partner Dylan Moran to RT Sport

‘Jake Paul p****** off the wrong Irishman! I'll rip his head off!' Conor McGregor sparring partner Dylan Moran to RT Sport

2 days ago   |   RT

Conor McGregor's sparring partner in Dubai, Irish pro boxer Dylan Moran, has vowed to rip YouTuber Jake Paul's head off and insists he's "pissed off the wrong Irishman" when...
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Biden says he'll direct FEMA to set up COVID-19 vaccination sites across the country to speed up distribution

Biden says he'll direct FEMA to set up COVID-19 vaccination sites across the country to speed up distribution

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden announced during a Friday speech that he will instruct the Federal Emergency Management Agency to build facilities to...
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Wynn Resorts to launch sports betting app in Iowa soon

2 days ago   |   Review Journal

On Friday, Wynn Resorts Ltd. secured market access for the WynnBet app in Iowa, making it the seventh state ready to host the gaming platform.
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How the Chevy Corvette went from America's icon to mid-engine marvel taking after Ferraris and Lamborghinis

How the Chevy Corvette went from America's icon to mid-engine marvel taking after Ferraris and Lamborghinis

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement For almost 70 years, the Chevrolet Corvette was a front-engined sports car. It was a great performer, but was missing that one last element that'd make...
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GM reportedly may produce an electric Corvette SUV as part of a new sporty line of EVs

GM reportedly may produce an electric Corvette SUV as part of a new sporty line of EVs

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Last year Ford launched the Mustang Mach-E, an electric crossover with a sports car's moniker. Now it appears General Motors may follow in the Blue...
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GM may expand Corvette lineup to include a crossover SUV

2 days ago   |   CNBC

GM is weighing whether to expand its Corvette lineup - currently a two-seat sports car - to add its first-ever crossover or SUV.
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REVIEW: The $80,000 mid-engine Corvette is the best bargain supercar, yet it's unexpectedly tame to drive

REVIEW: The $80,000 mid-engine Corvette is the best bargain supercar, yet it's unexpectedly tame to drive

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The person walking their dog pumped a fist triumphantly into the air upon seeing my Rapid Blue 2020 Corvette loaner drive by. So did a driver in their...
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Gun sales boomed in 2020, with background checks hitting record highs as millions of people bought guns for the first time

Gun sales boomed in 2020, with background checks hitting record highs as millions of people bought guns for the first time

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement 2020 was an unprecedented year in many ways - including firearm sales. The FBI said it processed a record 39.7 million firearm background checks in 2020...
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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 ...

Good Things Happen When Dog, Goat Elected Mayor

Good Things Happen When Dog, Goat Elected Mayor

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 raise money to... 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 ...

The Trump ban across social media wasn't censorship - it was a series of...

The Trump ban across social media wasn't censorship - it was a series of editorial decisions by media companies that call themselves social platforms

Summary List Placement In the wake of Trump's permanent ban from Twitter and indefinite ban from Facebook, right-wing public figures cried censorship. Media personalities and... 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...