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Tom Cotton says Warriors co-owner should be forced to sell his stake in the NBA team following his comments that 'nobody cares about' the Uyghur genocide in China

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. AP Photo/Alex Brandon Tom Cotton wants a Warriors co-owner forced out after he said that people don't really care about atrocities against Uyghur...
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Epstein and Maxwell were a ‘Batman and Robin' duo, says Prince Andrew's ex

Epstein and Maxwell were a ‘Batman and Robin' duo, says Prince Andrew's ex

6 hours ago   |   RT

The royal's ex-lover says she was used as “bait” to find women for Epstein's friends Prince Andrew's ex-girlfriend Lady Victoria Hervey has called Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine...
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Metaverse company Animoca Brands more than doubles in value to $5 billion after Soros and the Winklevoss twins back the Sandbox owner's latest funding round

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Sandbox The Sandbox Animoca Brands raised $358 million in a funding round valuing the company at $5 billion. The metaverse developer got buy-in from Soros Fund Management...
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NBA co-owner backtracks after saying ‘no one cares' about Uighur Muslims

NBA co-owner backtracks after saying ‘no one cares' about Uighur Muslims

13 hours ago   |   RT

Billionaire CEO Chamath Palihapitiya claimed that nobody cares about the Chinese ethnic group Chamath Palihapitiya, part-owner of the NBA franchise the Golden State Warriors...
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Epstein worked to ‘whitewash' Clinton ties - media

Epstein worked to ‘whitewash' Clinton ties - media

13 hours ago   |   RT

Disgraced pedo billionaire had ex-employees sign papers stating they never saw Bill Clinton at ‘orgy island' Jeffrey Epstein reportedly had ex-managers of his ‘orgy island'...
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“He Has an Incredible Knack to Smell the Next Fad”: How Klaus Schwab Built a Billionaire Circus at Davos

14 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair

The überrich flock annually to the World Economic Forum, where they can schmooze and strike deals under the guise of saving the world. A new book reveals how its founder...
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Elon Musk says social media accounts that track his travel movements are becoming a 'security issue'

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Matt Rourke/AP Photo Elon Musk said social media reporting on his travel movements is "becoming a security issue." He responded Monday to a Twitter post...
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Hong Kong Billionaire Michael Kadoorie To Increase Family Stake In Peninsula Hotel Operator For $337 Million

17 hours ago   |   Forbes

After the deal's completion, the Kadoorie family will have a combined shareholding of 1,194,658,489 shares, or a 72.43% stake.
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Billionaire Lim Kok Thay's Genting HK May File For Liquidation After Court Rejects Funding Request

18 hours ago   |   Forbes

Genting Hong Kong-the cruise ship operator controlled by Malaysian billionaire Lim Kok Thay-said it is considering filing for liquidation after a German court denied its...
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Report: World's 10 Richest Men Doubled Their Wealth During COVID Pandemic

1 day ago   |   Slate   |   2 articles

Oxfam says the total wealth of billionaires soared from $8.6 trillion in March 2020 to $13.8 trillion in November 2021.
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Hong Kong to kill 2,000 animals after hamsters get COVID-19

Hong Kong to kill 2,000 animals after hamsters get COVID-19

The pet shop employee tested positive for the delta variant on Monday, and several hamsters imported from the Netherlands at the store tested positive as well. Read more ...

Website for free virus tests is here. How does it work?

Website for free virus tests is here. How does it work?

WASHINGTON - Under criticism after weeks of shortages, President Joe Biden's administration is working to make COVID-19 rapid test kits more available and accessible to... Read more ...

President Biden year one takeaways: Grand ambitions, humbling defeats

President Biden year one takeaways: Grand ambitions, humbling defeats

Joe Biden's long arc in public life has always had one final ambition: to sit behind the Resolute Desk of the Oval Office. Read more ...

Increased testing recourses to meet demand; President Biden launching 500...

Increased testing recourses to meet demand; President Biden launching 500 million free at-home tests

With COVID-19 cases surging and tests hard to find officials are working together to make resources more accessible. Read more ...

Embassies May Have to Relocate After Indonesia Passes Law to Move Capital City

The movement of the capital to Nusantara was reportedly described as a "10-year national priority program." Read more ...

3 Florida men were arrested in connection with Capitol riot, including...

Alan Fischer is seen at the Capitol riot on January 6, 2021. US District Court for the District of Columbia Three Florida men were arrested last week in connection with the... Read more ...

Nomi Health closing testing sites due to extreme cold weather forecast

Nomi Health closing testing sites due to extreme cold weather forecast

Due to the extreme cold weather forecast, it has made the decision to close its testing sites in Omaha, Lincoln and Grand Island Read more ...

Speeding skier charged with manslaughter after killing 5-year-old in crash...

Speeding skier charged with manslaughter after killing 5-year-old in crash on slopes

A 5-year-old girl was killed during a skiing lesson in the French alps when another skier slammed into her "at high speed," according to officials. Read more ...

Chris Evans to play Gene Kelly in upcoming movie

Chris Evans to play Gene Kelly in upcoming movie

Chris Evans, who was Captain America in Marvel's whatever, plans to produce and play Gene Kelly in a new movie. Read more ...

MTA exploring platform barriers after Times Square subway shove tragedy

MTA exploring platform barriers after Times Square subway shove tragedy

Transit leaders will explore the installation of platform barriers following the horrific death of a woman shoved onto the tracks at the Times Square subway station. Read more ...