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Female culinary pros sign on for UNLV initiative

3 days ago   |   Review Journal

Dozens in Las Vegas' food and beverage world unite to take on the gender gap in their industry.
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Malls across the US are trying to survive the 'retail apocalypse' by adding rides, indoor ski parks, and other entertainment options

Malls across the US are trying to survive the 'retail apocalypse' by adding rides, indoor ski parks, and other entertainment options

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Thousands of retail stores in the US have closed in the past few years because of changing consumer needs. This "retail apocalypse" is crippling traditional shopping...
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The fall of WeWork was a jolt to venture capital-how that could change VC investing

The fall of WeWork was a jolt to venture capital-how that could change VC investing

4 days ago   |   Fortune

When news broke in September that SoftBank-backed WeWork was pulling its doomed IPO , a chill ran across the capital markets. Mere days before, entertainment and talent agency...
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Netflix Fares Well Despite Competition From Disney, But Curbs Expectations For 2020

4 days ago   |   Forbes

The entertainment behemoth reported its first quarterly results since Disney and Apple debuted their streaming services in November.
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Upgrade Your Business Trip With These In-Flight Essentials

5 days ago   |   Wired

Stay productive, comfortable, and entertained while you wing your way to another very important meeting.
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A Chinese theme park made a live pig bungee jump to try and attract visitors

A Chinese theme park made a live pig bungee jump to try and attract visitors

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

A Chinese theme park made a live pig bungee jump on Saturday. Video footage shows the pig being dragged to the platform and squealing as it is pushed off and the crowd...
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Ex professor charged for allegedly blowing $200K grant on strippers, bars

Ex professor charged for allegedly blowing $200K grant on strippers, bars

6 days ago   |   New York Post

A former Philadelphia professor who allegedly blew grant money on strippers has now been charged with theft in connection to the nearly $200,000 used for adult entertainment...
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IHeartRadio Podcast Awards Show Delivers A Solid Hour Of Entertainment For Podcast Fans

7 days ago   |   Forbes

The second annual iHeartRadio Podcast Awards last night was a one-hour event, starting at 8 PM Pacific, that honored the best and the brightest in the world of podcasting
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Disney is scrubbing the word 'Fox' from 20th Century Fox, chipping away at Rupert Murdoch's legacy

Disney is scrubbing the word 'Fox' from 20th Century Fox, chipping away at Rupert Murdoch's legacy

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Disney removed the word "Fox" from the name of the famed 20th Century Fox movie studio, Variety magazine reported Friday. The studio will now be known as 20th Century Studios...
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Report: Disney dropping the 'Fox' from movie studio names

8 days ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Disney is dropping the word "Fox" from the movie studios it acquired as part of last year's $71 billion purchase of Fox's entertainment business, according to published reports.
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'Bad Boys for Life' wins the box office for a second-straight weekend

'Bad Boys for Life' wins the box office for a second-straight weekend

"Bad Boys for Life" won the domestic box office for a second-straight weekend, bringing in $34 million. Its domestic box office total is over $100 million. Universal's Oscar... Read more ...

California case of Wuhan coronavirus is the 3rd US diagnosis of the virus

California case of Wuhan coronavirus is the 3rd US diagnosis of the virus

A third person in the US is confirmed to have been infected with the Wuhan coronavirus. The person, who has not been identified, contacted state health officials and entered... Read more ...

Iowa's biggest newspaper just endorsed Elizabeth Warren ahead of the state's...

Iowa's biggest newspaper just endorsed Elizabeth Warren ahead of the state's February 3 caucuses

The Des Moines Register, Iowa's largest and most influential newspaper, unveiled its endorsement of Sen. Elizabeth Warren ahead of the state's caucus on February 3. "She is a... Read more ...

'I stand with Greta': Mnuchin's wife posts - then deletes - support for...

'I stand with Greta': Mnuchin's wife posts - then deletes - support for climate activist

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's wife on Saturday appeared to publicly break with her husband over support for Greta Thunberg's climate change activism. “I stand with Greta... Read more ...

Trump's lawyers prepare to give a masterclass in disinformation during...

Trump's lawyers prepare to give a masterclass in disinformation during opening arguments in Saturday's impeachment trial

President Donald Trump's lawyers will take center stage Saturday as they begin opening arguments in his historic impeachment trial. They will argue that the two articles of... Read more ...

Xi Jinping warned of the 'grave situation' created by the 'accelerating'...

Xi Jinping warned of the 'grave situation' created by the 'accelerating' spread of coronavirus

Chinese President Xi Jinping warned of the "grave situation" posed by the deadly coronavirus outbreak and promised ramped-up measures were coming from the government to address... Read more ...

Hong Kong is shutting down its schools until February 17 to limit the spread...

Hong Kong is shutting down its schools until February 17 to limit the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus

Hong Kong is declaring a citywide emergency and closing down its schools until February 17 in an attempt to limit the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus , officials announced on... Read more ...

Mike Pompeo accused a veteran NPR reporter of 'lying,' being 'unhinged,' and...

Mike Pompeo accused a veteran NPR reporter of 'lying,' being 'unhinged,' and misidentifying Bangladesh for Ukraine on a map

In a Saturday statement , Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused an NPR host and veteran reporter of lying, being an example of the "unhinged" media, and misidentifying... Read more ...

US orders charter flight to evacuate citizens and diplomats from...

US orders charter flight to evacuate citizens and diplomats from virus-stricken Wuhan - report

The United States is preparing to evacuate its diplomats and citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, according to a new report. Wuhan is the epicenter of a deadly coronavirus... Read more ...

Saudis ‘in talks to buy Newcastle United' as crown prince eyes Premier...

Saudis ‘in talks to buy Newcastle United' as crown prince eyes Premier League entry

The sovereign wealth fund controlled by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in talks to buy Premier League club Newcastle United, according to reports. The Saudi Public... Read more ...