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36 Old Words We Use Today But With New Meanings

Words sometimes have two meanings, as Led Zeppelin sang in “Stairway to Heaven.” And indeed they often do. Especially, words can acquire new meanings and lose old ones. For example,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 9th, 2019

32 Popular Slang Terms and Phrases That No One Uses Anymore

The English language is constantly changing and adapting to the needs of its users. While new words are created and some old words acquire new meanings, others just fade from use. Of these words we........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 4th, 2019

Hirsch: Words reveal an uncomfortable reality

Mean-spirited terms muscle way into today's vocabulary.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2019

Decliners Outnumbered Advancing Issues; Short Interest Ticked Higher

Commenting on today’s trading Gorilla Trades strategist Ken Berman said: The major indices broke their three-day winning streak on Friday, due to President Trump’s downbeat words regarding the tr.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 9th, 2019

CBF Morning Run: What you need to know today and dreaded insect safaris

Happy Wednesday morning, Columbus. At some point, I became the go-to guy in our house for insect, arachnid and general bug disposal. To be honest, it's not a job I relish. In fact, I really have come to dread these words: "Dad? Can you come here? .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2019

Five things you need to know and a few final words on Bunbury

Good morning, Cincinnati! I’m filling in for Rob and Bill again today. Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: D. Lynn Meyers directs the Ensemble Theatre’s comeback story Arts writer Janelle .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Amazon's Alexa can delete your voice recordings – if you ask

Amazon will let you utter the words, “Alexa, delete what I said today,” and recordings from the give.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 29th, 2019

Key Words: Longtime market bull sees unsettling parallel between today and March 2000

Plenty of pundits have compared the trading action in today’s market to the bursting of the dot-com bubble, but the latest Wall Street type to make that connection isn’t your typical broken-clock bear......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

Facebook points finger at Google and Twitter for data collection

'Other companies suck in your data too' Facebook explained in many, many words today with a blog post detailing how it gathers information about you from around the web......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 17th, 2018

The Left is Wrong About the Separation Between Church and State | Opinion

It is sadly ironic that a few select words of Jefferson—the “wall of separation between church and state”—have been abused and distorted today by those seeking to dismantle the foundations of our republic......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 13th, 2018

Key Words: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says he’s quitting Facebook: ‘You are the product’

Wozniak told USA Today: ‘The users get none of the profits back.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018

Key Words: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says he’s quitting Facebook — he’d rather pay and keep his data

Wozniak told USA Today: ‘with Facebook, you are the product.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018

Key Words: He ran up a million dollars in student-loan debt en route to becoming an orthodontist

While studying at USC to become an orthodonist — dental school is among the costliest of all graduate curricula — Mike took out $601,506 in student loans. Today that debt has grown to seven figures, and even that could double over time......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 25th, 2018

10 words you didn’t know were officially part of the dictionary

Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images   The dictionary is a living document that changes as our language does. Every year, new words are created and added to the dictionary, and other words take on new meanings over time. Merriam-Webster .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

15 mind-bending words that have 2 completely opposite meanings

Flickr / Marco Arment If you clip something, are you cutting it or attaching it together? If something is transparent, is it invisible or obvious?  .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

Why GoPro, Inc. Stock Soared Today

The action camera specialist enjoyed some kind words from Wall Street today. Here's what investors need to know......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 26th, 2018

It"s OK to skip school or work for today"s Cubs game. The team already wrote your excuse.

You can stop stumbling over words to make up an.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 1st, 2018

'Why not give it a try? You never know': Mega Millions' $1.6 billion jackpot creates a frenzy - USA TODAY

USA TODAY'Why not give it a try? You never know': Mega Millions' $1.6 billion jackpot creates a frenzyUSA TODAYLOS ANGELES — Non-stop. Intense. Crazy. Those are a few of the words be.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 22nd, 2018

How VoIP transforms a company’s telephone system

In 1876, Alexander Graham Bell spoke the first words ever transmitted over a telephone, and forever changed the way people -- and businesses -- communicate. Today, over 140 years later, a phone call is still a critical component of day-to-day busi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Key Words: Trump exclaims in Friday morning tweet: ‘Shutdown today if Democrats don’t vote for Border Security!’

With an exclamatory tweet early Friday, President Donald Trump restated his willingness to undertake a partial government shutdown — cutting off funding for the Department of Home.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 21st, 2018

7 Important Things You Have to Know Now

The war of words between President Trump and Democrats in Congress escalates, one of the leading figures in American retail dies, and other important things to know today......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 3rd, 2019