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The Margin: As coronavirus cases surge across the U.S., the internet has one word for this image of a crowded beach: Florida

While Americans across the country grapple with the harsh reality of sickness, death, job losses, and isolation, beach-goers in Florida over the weekend seemed to be having a great time......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 29th, 2020

Fashion brand Zara seeks to distance itself from Hong Kong controversy

Spanish fashion brand Zara, seeking to avoid becoming embroiled in controversy over protests in Hong Kong, issued a statement on Chinese social media expressing support for China's sovereignty over the Asian financial hub......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 5th, 2019

Retailer Zara seeks distance from Hong Kong protests

Spanish fashion brand Zara, seeking to avoid becoming embroiled in controversy over protests in Hong Kong, issued a statement on Chinese social media expressing support for China’s sovereignty over the Asian financial hub......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 4th, 2019

7 things to know today and how job seekers are setting digital boundaries

Good morning, Orlando! When you're job hunting, do you go to great lengths to keep you digital distance from potential employers? According to a recent survey from JDP, a firm that does social media screenings for employers, one in five acknowle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 22nd, 2019

The Death of the Mall

We’ve all heard this story before. Malls are dying. Commerce is moving online at breakneck pace. Investing in retail is a death wish. No less a figure than Bill Gates, Sr. told m.....»»

Category: blogSource: madhedgefundtraderAug 19th, 2019

China Factory Output Weakest In 17 Years, Everything Missed

With currency turmoil and social unrest, China's economic assault tonight was supposed be the great equalizer - confirming that a few trillion here or there and everything looks awesome and happy, and not a tiny bit angry (and that the Americans .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 13th, 2019

Univision unloads Gizmodo, The Onion to private equity firm

, satirical-news hub The Onion and other English-language sites to the private equity firm Great Hill Partners. Terms were not disclosed. The Spanish-language broadcaster bought much of what was... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 9th, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook collects data on non-users for ‘security’ — here"s the whole story (FB)

Mark Zuckerberg told Congress on Wednesday that Facebook collects data on people who don't use the social network for "security purposes." Zuckerberg says that Facebook likes to keep track o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

States With the Most Premature Death

The most likely cause of death for Americans depends a great deal on age. Homicide, suicide, and unintentional injury were the three leading causes of death for people between the ages of 15 and 44.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 18th, 2018

Beware: These Eight Words Helped Cause The Great Depression

Authored by Hunter Lewis via The Mises Institute, Can the entire story of the worst economic disaster in American history really be told from just eight words in a political party’s platform? In this case, yes. Here .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 9th, 2018

Council speaker keeping distance from Union Square tech hub fight

This speaker says he is keeping quiet on controversial plans to develop a tech hub and office center on 14th Street. City Council Speaker Corey Johnson told Crain's he is not involved in the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 20th, 2018

2 young children and their great-grandmother died in a rapidly growing California wildfire, bringing the death toll to 5

Associated Press/Noah Bergman The death count from a rapidly growing Northern California wildfire rose to five Saturday. Two young children and their great-grandmother who had been unaccounted for were c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2018

Watch Jeff Bezos tell the funny story about the moment in college he realized he "was never going to be a great theoretical physicist"

During an interview at The Economic Club of Washington, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told a funny story about the time in college when a friend helped him with a difficult math problem. "That.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2018

Designed for poor Americans, Social Security is a good deal for the wealthy, too

Social Security was one of the most progressive programs to emerge from the Great Depression. But it helps the poor and wealthier .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 20th, 2018

Cancer will become the leading cause of death for rich Americans, study says

Cancer is threatening the lives of wealthy Americans. Veuer's Natasha Abellard has the story......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 13th, 2018

The Facebook Movie Told Us What We Needed to Know About Mark Zuckerberg

Rewatching “The Social Network,” eight years later: What seemed like an underdog story at the time is now more of a warning......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 18th, 2018

Mediator: The Facebook Movie Told Us What We Needed to Know About Mark Zuckerberg

Rewatching “The Social Network,” eight years later: What seemed like an underdog story at the time is now more of a warning......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 19th, 2018

What eight social trends told us about America"s economy in 2018

We’re about to say “thank u, next” to a year that gave us oat milk shortages and compostable straws galore. Before we ring in 2019, it’s time to take a look at what some of 2018’s hottest social... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 2nd, 2019

Jeremy Lin told a great story about how Mike D"Antoni "empowers" players and helped inspire the famous Linsanity run

Paul Bereswill/Getty Jeremy Lin credited Mike D'Antoni for.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 5th, 2019

Community service is great. So why is it such a pain?

When students do community service, they often want credit because—for high schoolers especially—it matters. Volunteering for social causes and charities a student’s chances at college... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 21st, 2019