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Pot stocks surge for a second day after a marijuana legalization act passes a key vote

Pot stocks surge for a second day after a marijuana legalization act passes a key vote

30 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

On Wednesday, the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act passed a key vote by the House Judiciary Committee. Cannabis company stocks surged Wednesday and...
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Trump set a deadline to impose car tariffs. Then nothing happened

Trump set a deadline to impose car tariffs. Then nothing happened

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump said he would decide this month whether to follow through with threats to levy steep tariffs on car imports to the US. But the White House allowed a...
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These Beers Are What Experts Are Bringing To Thanksgiving Dinner

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

Those inside the beer industry, though, know what type of beer is suited to complement every part of the meal, from the cranberry sauce to a hot, crusty apple pie.
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Credit Suisse says investors should buy Virgin Galactic because of its 'near-term monopoly' in commercial space tourism

Credit Suisse says investors should buy Virgin Galactic because of its 'near-term monopoly' in commercial space tourism

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Credit Suisse is recommending investors buy shares in the newly public space tourism company Virgin Galactic . The firm's analysts initiated coverage of the company on Thursday...
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Jake Burton Carpenter, pioneer who turned snowboarding into a billion-dollar industry, dies at 65

3 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   4 articles

Helped turn the sport into an Olympic showpiece
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Trade Show Makes Bold Move In Support Of Female Leadership

4 hours ago   |   Forbes

Shoptalk, a leading trade conference in the retail industry, announced that its premier annual event, held next March in Las Vegas, will feature only women speakers.
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Meet the 22 power players leading the explosion of the US sports betting space

Meet the 22 power players leading the explosion of the US sports betting space

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider is recognizing the early leaders who who are capitalizing on legal sports betting in the US. We are highlighting 22 power players, based on a mixture of...
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10 college degrees that will be increasingly desirable in the 2020s

10 college degrees that will be increasingly desirable in the 2020s

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

While some industries are slowly dying out, others are growing. To determine which college majors are expected to grow in desirability throughout the next decade, we looked at...
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Top finance recruiters have advice for frustrated job-seekers: go middle-market, keep a sense of humor, and delete your Hotmail account

Top finance recruiters have advice for frustrated job-seekers: go middle-market, keep a sense of humor, and delete your Hotmail account

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The job market for finance professionals has shifted across specializations, recruiters and career coaches said in New York this week. And 2020 will be a tough year for...
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Introducing Influencer Dashboard, a weekly newsletter on the business of YouTube, Instagram, and influencers

Introducing Influencer Dashboard, a weekly newsletter on the business of YouTube, Instagram, and influencers

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

There! This is Amanda Perelli, and welcome to the influencer industry newsletter from Business Insider: Influencer Dashboard. I report on the business of social-media...
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Benjamin Netanyahu was just indicted on fraud and bribery charges, becoming...

Benjamin Netanyahu was just indicted on fraud and bribery charges, becoming the first Israeli prime minister to be indicted in office

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday was indicted on bribery and fraud charges in three corruption cases. Netanyahu is accused of receiving gifts and positive... Read more ...

Myles Garrett accused Mason Rudolph of calling him a racial slur, prompting...

Myles Garrett accused Mason Rudolph of calling him a racial slur, prompting their ugly fight

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett was suspended indefinitely by the NFL after tearing off Mason Rudolph's helmet and swinging it at the Pittsburgh Steelers... Read more ...

WeWork to lay off 2,400 employees in SoftBank revamp

WeWork to lay off 2,400 employees in SoftBank revamp

WeWork said on Thursday it is laying off around 2,400 employees globally, as the office-sharing company seeks to drastically cut costs and stabilize its business after it... Read more ...

One of the most beloved PC gaming series of all time just returned with a...

One of the most beloved PC gaming series of all time just returned with a stunning trailer

Valve revealed "Half-Life: Alyx" with a trailer earlier today, and confirmed a March 2020 release window for the new game. "Half-Life: Alyx" is the first entry in the... Read more ...

WeWork lays off 2,400 employees

WeWork lays off 2,400 employees

Embattled office-sharing startup WeWork confirmed on Thursday that it had cut 2,400 jobs in a round of layoffs following its failed IPO attempt. WeWork began to meet with... Read more ...

17 photos from inside Trump's tour of an Apple factory with Tim Cook

17 photos from inside Trump's tour of an Apple factory with Tim Cook

President Trump visited Apple' s Austin manufacturing plant yesterday, and CEO Tim Cook gave him a tour. Apple produces the new Mac Pro in the plant, which will ship next... Read more ...

Uber's CEO is spending millions on shares as Travis Kalanick cashes out

Uber's CEO is spending millions on shares as Travis Kalanick cashes out

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi spent $6.7 million on shares of the company on Monday, November 18, SEC filings show . Khosrowshahi now holds 1.53 million Uber shares, roughly 0.09%... Read more ...

Watch Janelle Monae time travel to the Civil War-era South in the chilling...

Watch Janelle Monae time travel to the Civil War-era South in the chilling new trailer for 'Antebellum'

The teaser trailer for upcoming horror film "Antebellum" was released on Thursday, and it takes a terrifying look at the Civil War-era South. Janelle Monae stars as Veronica, a... Read more ...

'It's life or death for us': A group of McDonald's employees filed a lawsuit...

'It's life or death for us': A group of McDonald's employees filed a lawsuit accusing the chain of failing to protect workers from violence in restaurants

A group of McDonald's employees in Chicago has filed a lawsuit against the chain, they announced in a Thursday press release. The lawsuit, filed Thursday by 17 Chicago-area... Read more ...

Trump is taking extra steps to protect alleged war criminal Eddie Gallagher...

Trump is taking extra steps to protect alleged war criminal Eddie Gallagher after he already pardoned him

President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that he would not allow the Navy to strip Chief Eddie Gallagher of his Trident, the insignia that marks him as a Navy SEAL. "The Navy... Read more ...