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A senior Chinese health official just predicted that most of the country will get COVID

10 minutes ago   |   Fortune

About 80 to 90% of the Chinese population may eventually be infected with the virus, according to the latest estimate by Feng Zijian, a former deputy chief at China's Centers...
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Brittney Griner is coming home after Biden swaps a Russian arms dealer called 'the Merchant of Death' for the WNBA star

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

For months, Russia and the U.S. have been negotiating a prisoner swap.
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The 17 best books of 2022, from 'I'm Glad My Mom Died' to Amanda Gorman's poetry

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon; Amazon Goodreads is the world's largest platform for readers to rate and review...
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Trea Turner acquisition latest sign Phillies are all-in on World Series pursuit

1 hour ago   |   ABC

The checkbook is open and the money is flowing. After coming up short in October, the Philadelphia Phillies are positioning themselves for a Word Series title - no matter the cost.
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Women's Basketball World Reacts To Brittney Griner's Release From Russian Penal Colony

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The United States has negotiated the release of Brittney Griner from a Russian penal colony in exchange for international arms dealer Viktor Bout, President Joe Biden confirmed...
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Instead of keeping my money in one place, I've found squirreling it away in different spots makes saving easier and more fun

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money. In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners , however...
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This Is Why The U.S. Can't Have A Government-Run Healthcare System

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

When it comes to healthcare, America can't do what virtually all other countries do: have a government-run system. Why? Because the U.S. massively subsidizes the world's other...
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Tesla investors tell Elon Musk to stop wasting time on Twitter as his erratic tweets prompt them to sell shares

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Elon Musk is the CEO of both Twitter and Tesla. Getty Images Elon Musk's tweets about politics and memes have dented some investors' confidence in him. Tesla shareholders spoke...
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How Will China Turn Its Economy Back On? The World Is About to Find Out

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

Strict “zero Covid” curbs have been smothering growth. After easing them, Beijing faces the twin challenges of rising caseloads and wary consumers.
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East Fork Pottery's CEO Has Stepped Down. What Will Happen to the Brand?

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

Since East Fork started in 2009, its fans have been drawn to a founder's frank and candid style of communication. Can it stay transparent in a muddy world?
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US accuses former Ukrainian MP of money laundering

US accuses former Ukrainian MP of money laundering

Andrey Derkach faces a seven-count indictment in relation to the purchase of two condominiums in Beverly Hills, California The US Justice Department has charged the ex-deputy... Read more ...

I fill executive-assistant jobs at tech companies that pay up to $250,000 a...

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Gambling Regulators Need To Crack Down On Sports Gambling Ads Disguised As...

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Lina Khan's aggressive campaign against Meta is heading to trial-and...

The FTC has sued to prevent Meta's acquisition of Within Unlimited and its fitness app Supernatural, asserting it would hurt competition. Read more ...

Congress probes Jared Kushner's dealings amid 666 Fifth Avenue sale

Congress is upping the ante in a probe of Jared Kushner's diplomatic dealings around the time of his family firm's sale of a prominent office building in Manhattan. Two... Read more ...

DOJ undermines Google in Supreme Court case over who's responsible for...

The DOJ's position undermines Google in a case that could reshape the role of content moderation on digital platforms. Read more ...

Democrats break with tradition by passing over 89-year-old Dianne Feinstein...

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Female Twitter staff had 'targets on their backs' in Elon Musk's layoffs, a...

Two women filed a lawsuit saying that Twitter "disproportionately targeted" female staff for layoffs. Getty Images Two women said in a lawsuit that female Twitter staff were... Read more ...

Meta employees can reportedly no longer discuss 'disruptive' topics like...

A sign posted in front of Meta headquarters on February 02, 2022 in Menlo Park, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Meta updated its "community engagement expectations" on... Read more ...

Candy maker Ferrero to buy Halo Top owner, expanding North American business

Wells Enterprises was founded in 1913 and has grown to be the second-largest ice cream company in the U.S., trailing only Ben & Jerry's owner Unilever. Read more ...