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French publisher's jarring memoir to be released in English

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

An English-language edition of "Le Consentement," a French publisher's jarring memoir about her abusive relationship as a teenager with a prominent writer in his 50s, will come out next year.
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Pet scams on the rise as adoptions skyrocket amid pandemic

Pet scams on the rise as adoptions skyrocket amid pandemic

Don't fall for this pet scam! The Better Business Bureau says it has seen a dramatic increase in false pet advertising since the start of the pandemic. Read more ...

Trump's ban on TikTok is another move in the 'tug-of-war' between the US and...

Trump's ban on TikTok is another move in the 'tug-of-war' between the US and China that may send the Oracle deal back to the drawing board, experts say

Summary List Placement After weeks of uncertainty, the Trump administration is upholding its decision to take action against TikTok and WeChat, two of the world's most... Read more ...

S&P 500, Nasdaq drop for 3rd straight week as tech continues downward spiral

S&P 500, Nasdaq drop for 3rd straight week as tech continues downward spiral

Summary List Placement The S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite indexes declined for the third straight week on falling tech giants and weakening economic data. Mega-cap tech stocks... Read more ...

U.S. To Bar Downloads Of TikTok, WeChat

U.S. To Bar Downloads Of TikTok, WeChat

As of Sunday, no mobile app store in the U.S. will be allowed to distribute or maintain the popular Chinese-owned apps, the Commerce Department says. (Image credit: Brent... Read more ...

'Biggest growth quarter of all time' will help inflation meet overhauled...

'Biggest growth quarter of all time' will help inflation meet overhauled target, Fed's Bullard says

Summary List Placement Third-quarter GDP is on track for 30% growth, and such strong improvement can lift inflation closer to its new target, James Bullard, president of the... Read more ...

6 outside consultants have been indicted for bribing Amazon employees more...

6 outside consultants have been indicted for bribing Amazon employees more than $100 million to help sellers gain an advantage over competitors

Summary List Placement The Grand Jury in the Western District of Washington has indicted six marketplace consultants over a scheme to bribe Amazon employees in exchange for... Read more ...

Trump to block TikTok and WeChat downloads in the U.S. from September 20

Trump to block TikTok and WeChat downloads in the U.S. from September 20

The Trump administration will ban WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok from U.S. app stores starting Sunday night, a move that will block Americans from downloading the... Read more ...

Democratic Senator Gary Peters faces Republican John James in Michigan

Democratic Senator Gary Peters faces Republican John James in Michigan

Summary List Placement Republican John James is challenging Democratic Sen. Gary Peters for US Senate in Michigan. The candidates: Peters, a former US House Representative from... Read more ...

It's all good if Michael Chandler gets an immediate UFC title shot | Opinion

It's all good if Michael Chandler gets an immediate UFC title shot | Opinion

As Michael Chandler gets set for what potentially could be a life-altering opportunity with the UFC, it's worth taking a minute to remember he was half of the tandem who helped... Read more ...

US trade mixed as traders mull the pace of economic recovery

US trade mixed as traders mull the pace of economic recovery

Summary List Placement US stocks traded mixed on Friday as investors looked for signs of new stimulus amid the slowing economic recovery. Congress continues to face major... Read more ...