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Global shares weather May's Brexit debacle, pound steadies

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

Global share markets and the sterling weathered a UK political storm as investors wagered that London will have no choice but to delay its Brexit deadline to avoid a disorderly...
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Millennial Money: Don't let Instagram envy get you into debt

21 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

When was the last time scrolling through Instagram made you feel better? If you're like me, the puppy photos on your feed momentarily boost your mood, but the parade of...
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More nasty weather could complicate power restoration effort

22 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Utility officials say it may take until Thursday to finish restoring power in the Kansas City area after last week's winter blast and forecasts for more bad weather won't help....
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Asian shares recover as China outlines 2019 policy plans

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Asian markets bounced back from slight early losses on Tuesday after senior economic officials said Beijing will cut taxes and keep monetary policy flexible to help weather...
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These under-$100 rain boots are made with ethically harvested rubber - a material most people don't realize comes from trees

These under-$100 rain boots are made with ethically harvested rubber - a material most people don't realize comes from trees

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

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. Alice +...
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For furloughed workers, here's how to get by without a paycheck

1 day ago   |   CNBC

When it comes to weathering any financial hardship, the secret to success comes down to two tools: budgeting and borrowing.
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Icelandic police say tourists keep crashing because they're distracted by the Northern Lights

Icelandic police say tourists keep crashing because they're distracted by the Northern Lights

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Akureyri Police Superintendent Johannes Sigfusson said people are paying attention to the sky instead of Iceland's icy, windy and narrow roads. Of the 18 people who died in...
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Miley Cyrus tweeted an incredibly long list of the things she loves about her husband Liam Hemsworth, and it includes his dirty socks on the floor

Miley Cyrus tweeted an incredibly long list of the things she loves about her husband Liam Hemsworth, and it includes his dirty socks on the floor

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Miley Cyrus has shared a love letter to her new husband Liam Hemsworth to mark his 29th birthday. The incredibly long message lists all the things she loves about Hemsworth...
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Phones Are the World's Ablest Spies

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Last week's column admonished IBM's The Weather Company for being unclear about the way The Weather Channel app, its weather forecasting service, uses people's location data...
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Divers Find Cockpit Recorder From Doomed Lion Air Flight 610

2 days ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Investigators may now be able to learn more about why Lion Air Flight 610 crashed into the Java Sea last October, killing all 189 people on board, after Indonesian Navy divers...
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College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

A business owner posted on Facebook before the game that he would make the donation if the Syracuse Orange defeated No. 1-ranked Duke. Read more ...

A photographer captured the notes William Barr's grandson wrote during his...

A photographer captured the notes William Barr's grandson wrote during his grandpa's confirmation hearing

William Barr, President Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, sat for his confirmation hearing on Tuesday, but Barr wasn't alone - members of his family, including his... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez secures powerful House committee seat that gives...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez secures powerful House committee seat that gives her a huge say over Wall Street

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted that she got a spot on the powerful House Financial Services Committee. The committee has broad authority to oversee big banks and... Read more ...

WATCH: Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces she's running for...

WATCH: Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces she's running for president in 2020 on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced her widely-expected candidacy for the presidency on CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Tuesday. Asked why she was... Read more ...

William Barr: Mueller and I are 'good friends' and 'I don't believe' he...

William Barr: Mueller and I are 'good friends' and 'I don't believe' he 'would be involved in a witch hunt'

William Barr, President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee, said Tuesday that he does not believe the special counsel Robert Mueller "would be involved in a witch hunt... Read more ...

Theresa May suffers historic defeat after MPs reject her Brexit deal

Theresa May suffers historic defeat after MPs reject her Brexit deal

Theresa May's Brexit deal rejected by the UK parliament. MPs in the House of Commons voted by a margin of 432 to 202 against the deal. It is the biggest Commons defeat for a... Read more ...

Huawei Founder Denies His Firm Spies For China

Huawei Founder Denies His Firm Spies For China

In rare remarks to foreign media, Ren Zhengfei says his telecommunications equipment company is independently owned and would not give China user data. Experts disagree. Read more ...

Snapchat's parent company is losing its CFO after less than a year, and the...

Snapchat's parent company is losing its CFO after less than a year, and the stock is plummeting

Tim Stone, the CFO of Snapchat parent company Snap, is quitting. On Tuesday, the exec notified the beleaguered messaging app company of his intention to quit "to pursue other... Read more ...

NAACP joins Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Kerry Washington in slamming CBS...

NAACP joins Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Kerry Washington in slamming CBS News for apparent lack of Black journalists on 2020 election team

The NAACP released a statement Tuesday that criticized CBS News for not including any Black journalists on its recently announced 2020 Election team. By not including any Black... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams 'far-right former governor' Scott Walker...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams 'far-right former governor' Scott Walker after he mischaracterizes her proposed tax hike on the superrich

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's simplification of her proposal to hike taxes on the super-rich in a tweet on Tuesday. Walker said he... Read more ...