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What's inside a wasp's nest?

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Michael Mills: This is a wasp nest. In the wild, some of these nests are built underground using clay or mud. But...
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Inside the US government's top-secret bioweapons lab

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator : In 1968, about 6,000 sheep died near this government facility. They were poisoned by a chemical weapon...
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U.S. Will Make Sure The World Gets Vaccinated When More ‘Confident' In Own Rollout, Blinken Says

4 hours ago   |   Forbes

Secretary of State Antony Blinken reiterated that the priority is vaccinating Americans, though the U.S. wants to be a “leader” in vaccinating the world.
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Make-A-Wish CEO Gives Update On Wish Granting During Covid-19 Pandemic

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

In honor of World Wish Day on April 29, the anniversary of the wish that inspired the founding of the Make-A-Wish organization, Richard K. Davis, president and CEO of...
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Pfizer vaccine may be less effective against South African and UK coronavirus variants, according to Israeli study

Pfizer vaccine may be less effective against South African and UK coronavirus variants, according to Israeli study

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Coronavirus variants first found in South Africa and the UK are able to partially "breakthrough" the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, according to an Israeli...
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Prehistoric cavemen starved themselves of oxygen to induce hallucinations and inspire their ancient paintings, study finds

Prehistoric cavemen starved themselves of oxygen to induce hallucinations and inspire their ancient paintings, study finds

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Prehistoric cave dwellers living in Europe purposefully starved themselves of oxygen to hallucinate while creating their decorative wall paintings , a...
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China's digital currency will be distributed using a two-tiered system to help get it into consumers' hands

China's digital currency will be distributed using a two-tiered system to help get it into consumers' hands

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The People's Republic of China introduced its first blockchain-powered digital currency controlled by its central bank, The Wall Street Journal first...
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A millennial who left the corporate world and scaled a 6-figure copywriting business explains how she did it

A millennial who left the corporate world and scaled a 6-figure copywriting business explains how she did it

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sarah Turner was working as a research associate in 2013 and miserable with her job, when her beloved dog was hit and killed by a car. The accident...
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Wall Street Bets traders are more skilled and responsible than they get credit for, a new academic study finds

Wall Street Bets traders are more skilled and responsible than they get credit for, a new academic study finds

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Traders who frequent Reddit's WallStreetBets forum don't get the credit they deserve when it comes to making investment decisions, according to a new...
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3 reasons why volatility could come roaring back to a stock market that's drifting along near record highs, according to UBS

3 reasons why volatility could come roaring back to a stock market that's drifting along near record highs, according to UBS

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Wall Street's key measure of stock-market volatility is at its lowest since the COVID-19 crisis took off in the US last year, but that calmness will...
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Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.'...

Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.' Israeli outlets blame an Israeli cyberattack

Summary List Placement Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, described a Sunday morning blackout at its Natanz uranium enrichment facility as an act... Read more ...

What's inside a wasp's nest?

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Michael Mills: This is a wasp nest. In the wild, some of these nests are built underground using clay or mud. But... Read more ...

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy Nuance for about $16 billion...

Buying Nuance could bolster Microsoft's assets in voice software, where it already has technology for developers. Read more ...

‘If it has a pool, it's a free-for-all': Las Vegas housing market sizzles

Las Vegas' housing market is in overdrive. Homes are selling rapidly, prices are setting record highs and many buyers are paying cash. Read more ...

New York's lockdown self-harm and other commentary

New York's lockdown self-harm and other commentary

Economy desk: NY's Lockdown Self-Harm The “Great Lockdown” of 2020, laments The Wall Street Journal's editorial board, involved massive, “self-inflicted” harm - but some states... Read more ...

What people get wrong about superfoods

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Nina Shapiro: There is no such thing as a superfood. There are a lot of foods that are super good for you, and... Read more ...

Inside the US government's top-secret bioweapons lab

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator : In 1968, about 6,000 sheep died near this government facility. They were poisoned by a chemical weapon... Read more ...

Housing, new bank proposed at Wells Fargo site at Nicollet and Lake

Project for Pride in Living to develop building, hire "diverse workforce." Read more ...

Big Food is watching you: General Mills and rivals go all in on analytics

Pandemic-driven rise in online shopping has widened the trove of data available to companies as they target consumers. Read more ...

As diners return, restaurants face a new hurdle: finding workers

As restrictions ease and vaccinations rise, owners say there are more openings than available workers. Read more ...