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Who's Buying Up Land On Hawaii's Big Island & Why?

npr.org A tech billionaire is quietly buying up land in Hawaii. No one knows why WAIMEA, Hawaii — A life-size bronze statue of a cowboy sits at the center of Waimea. The cowboy is…

Big Oil companies ask Supreme Court to intervene in high-stakes climate case

aol.com A coalition of major oil companies are asking the Supreme Court to rule on a key aspect of numerous ongoing nationwide lawsuits filed by cities, counties and states,…

Honolulu bribery trial won't be postponed despite an investigation into a threat against a US judge

aol.com An upcoming bribery trial against Honolulu’s former top prosecutor won’t be delayed despite an ongoing investigation into allegations that a defendant threatened the judge…

States Where the Most People Live Alone

247wallst.com There were nearly 130 million households living in the United States in 2022, and of those, 37.1 million, or 28.6%, were one-person households — people living alone. If we…

Federal income tax brackets and rates for 2023-2024

finance.yahoo.com The amount you pay in taxes is determined by your income and filing status, which determine your tax rates and tax brackets. Your tax rate is the percentage of income you…

How Oprah And Other Billionaires Are Buying Up Hawaii. Plus: The Ramifications Of Alabama’s IVF Ruling

forbes.com This is this week’s ForbesWomen newsletter, which every Thursday brings news about the world’s top female entrepreneurs, leaders and investors straight to your inbox. Click…

Americans are Flocking to Ohio From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

SR-22 in Virginia

aol.com Motorists in Virginia convicted of serious traffic infractions might need to file an SR-22 to regain their driving privileges. Although commonly referred to as SR-22…

RENAISSANCE HONOLULU HOTEL & SPA DEBUTS WHERE SKY MEETS SAND IN THE HEART OF HONOLULU

benzinga.com Hawaii's First Renaissance Hotel Invites Travelers to Discover the Best of Oahu with Innovative Design, World-Class Cuisine and Locally-Inspired Living HONOLULU, Feb. 28,…

Americans are Flocking to Illinois From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

Map shows US states where pregnant women can't get divorced

newsweek.com Few people know that a 1973 law in Missouri stops pregnant wives from divorcing, but who knew similar legislation exists in four other states: Arizona, Arkansas, California…

Fact check: More gun ownership does not lead to less gun violence

poynter.org A map claiming to show levels of gun violence across the United States says that states with more guns have lower levels of gun violence. But data shows that states with…

These Are The Median Down-Payments For A House In Each US State

zerohedge.com These Are The Median Down-Payments For A House In Each US State Since housing costs vary across U.S. states, so too does the income required to buy a house, and the down…

41 locations of Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba’s and Bonefish Grill to close

silive.com STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- If you’re a fan of Aussie-style steaks and the deep-fried Bloomin’ Onion, it will soon be a little harder to get your fix: Several Outback Steakhouse…

Southwest Airlines offers boarding option many passengers love

thestreet.com Booking flights on most major U.S. airlines requires already having a specific seat reserved before entering the aircraft. This is not the case with Southwest Airlines (LUV)…

26 small business grants for minorities

aol.com None Access to capital is one of the many financial challenges minority-owned businesses face • None Business grants are a great option for minority-owned businesses since…

FAA Finds 17 Corrective Actions For SpaceX After Second Starship Explosion

zerohedge.com FAA Finds 17 Corrective Actions For SpaceX After Second Starship Explosion The US Federal Aviation Administration has completed its investigation into the second flight of…

The bloom is off the onion…Owner shuts down 41 Outback, Carrabba’s, Bonefish Grill, and Fleming’s locations

fortune.com Bloomin’ Brands, the owner of Outback Steakhouse and several other well-known restaurant chains, has shut the doors on 41 locations. The company, on an earnings call,…

Home prices continued to soar higher across the US in the 4th quarter

aol.com None US home prices climbed up 6.5% year-over-year in the last quarter of 2023. • None Housing values jumped in 49 US states last year, with Rhode Island seeing the biggest…

Rebates for energy-efficient appliances are coming, finally

siliconvalley.com By Todd Woody | Bloomberg Remember the US Inflation Reduction Act’s lucrative rebates for heat pumps, induction stoves and other high-efficiency electric appliances? If you…

Make $250k? Here's How Where You Live Impacts Its Value

aol.com As your income goes up, so will your tax rates. In 2024, a $250,000 income eeks a single tax filer into the 35% federal income tax bracket. On top of that, you may need to…

Americans are Flocking to Pennsylvania From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

This Will Be America’s Smallest State in 2040

247wallst.com It is no secret that Florida, which barely had three-quarter of a million residents in 1910, jumped over the century to become the third-most populous state with over 22…

Bloomin' Brands closes 'underperforming' restaurants including Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba's Italian Grill locations

local10.com Dozens of Outback Steakhouse, Bonefish Grill, Carrabba’s Italian Grill and Fleming’s restaurants are closing their doors across the country, after their parent company,…

Fear, loathing, and zoning reform in Minnesota

reason.com Minneapolis, Minnesota, earned itself a spot in the YIMBY pantheon for being the first city in America to end single-family-only zoning. The latest edition of Rent Free…

Macy's will close about 150 department stores, but open new locations of better performing chains

cnbc.com As Macy's chases sales growth, the department store operator said Tuesday that it will close about 150 of its namesake stores and open more shops with better locations or a…

Americans are Flocking to New York From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

Mark Zuckerberg was blown away by a visit to a Japanese McDonald's and joked that it was so good it should have a Michelin star

businessinsider.com Mark Zuckerberg is having a great time in Japan and shared a post visiting a Japanese McDonald's. • The billionaire was so impressed with the meal, he said it should have a…

Taylor Swift's bracelet message goes viral

newsweek.com Taylor Swift's dad has been accused of assaulting a paparazzi while in Australia but Swifties have come out in support of the singer's father, with one fan making a…

Donald Trump vice president update as new favorite emerges

newsweek.com Senator Tim Scott has emerged as the favorite to be Donald Trump's running mate, according to one online betting platform. As Trump's decisive wins in primary contests move…

Elon Musk's Tesla wins big from Biden's electric car charging push

politico.com The government funding will effectively embed Tesla’s distinctively shaped red-and-white chargers into the experience of not just Tesla drivers, but of all EV users on…

US Issues Warning To Pacific Island Countries Over Chinese Security Assistance, Citing Potential To 'Fuel Regional And International Tensions'

benzinga.com The United States has issued a warning to Pacific Island nations against seeking security assistance from China, following reports of Chinese police presence in Kiribati, a…

SpaceX discloses cause of Starship anomalies as it clears an FAA hurdle

arstechnica.com A little more than three months after the most recent launch of a Starship vehicle, which ended with both the booster and upper stage being lost in flight, the Federal…

Southwest Airlines makes pricing move its passengers need to know

thestreet.com There are many reasons Southwest Airlines is popular with its loyal customer base, and it's not just because of the carrier's generous carry-on policy. When flying Southwest…

Warren Buffett Admits This Error, A 'Favorite Child' Sees Profit Boom

investors.com Warren Buffett — who tends to own a mistake — copped to another one over the weekend while discussing the latest Berkshire Hathaway (BRKB) earnings. The admission came…

Outback Steakhouse’s parent company closes 41 ‘underperforming’ restaurants

cnn.com Fans of Outback Steakhouse may be surprised to see their local restaurant permanently closed after the chain’s parent company abruptly shut down dozens of locations around…

Prison inmate led scheme swindling U.S out of $550 million in Covid tax credits, feds say

cnbc.com A California prison inmate locked up on a gang-related murder charge led a scheme that defrauded the U.S. government out of more than $550 million in Covid-era federal tax…

Elon Musk Engages With Racial IQ Content On X While Facing Drug Allegations, Tesla Stock Turmoil

benzinga.com While most CEOs avoid wading into social topics or political issues, Tesla Inc TSLA CEO Elon Musk has not shied away from voicing his opinion. In addition to weighing in on…

Map shows best 15 US states to see solar eclipse in 2024

newsweek.com The U.S. will soon get a special cosmological treat, as a total eclipse is set to creep across the country in a few weeks. On April 8, the moon will be positioned in such a…

Map reveals Joe Biden's approval rating by state

newsweek.com A map shows Joe Biden's net approval ratings among registered voters in different states, revealing the large regional differences in how the president is viewed by the…

Americans are Flocking to Florida From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

CEO Bob Iger Slashes Disney Stake by 80%

247wallst.com Investors can learn much by paying attention to how corporate insiders handle positions in their own companies. People may sell shares for various reasons (including buying…

These States Pay Air Traffic Controllers the Most

247wallst.com The job of an air traffic controller carries immense responsibility—directing take-offs, landings, and aircraft in flight requires precision, quick decisions, and grace…

The average cost of owning a car

aol.com For most Americans, owning a car is an important part of modern life. Increasingly, however, it’s becoming a financial burden for many, as the average cost of a car…

The Best County to Live In Every State

247wallst.com Many of the most commonly cited economic indicators — including unemployment, gross domestic product, and industrial output — are useful gauges of prosperity and productive…

States Where Americans Own the Most Guns, Ranked

247wallst.com The United States is the only country in the world with more guns than people. With an estimated 433.9 million civilian-owned firearms nationwide, according to the National…

Every US State’s Worst Natural Disaster

247wallst.com The United States is a large nation. Out of 195 countries, it comes in at third not only in population but in land mass as well. It also has an impressive geographical…

The best video games of 2024, so far

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Americans are Flocking to Texas From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

The County In Every State With the Worst Poverty Rate

247wallst.com Hardships have always existed in America, although it wasn’t always measured as it is today. Poverty thresholds weren’t developed until the early 1960s when the Social…

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