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A pair of jeans recovered in a shipwreck and believed to be made by Levi Strauss in 1857 just sold for $95,000

businessinsider.com Men's "Miner's" Pants sold at auction for $95,000 Holabird Americana A pair of "miner's pants" recovered from an 1857 shipwreck were sold last week for a hefty price tag.…

Blockparty Co-Founder Stole $1 Million in Bitcoin and Cash From Company, FBI Alleges

decrypt.co The FBI today arrested and charged the co-founder of blockchain event startup Blockparty for swindling $1 million in cash and crypto from the company to spend on luxury…

New York, Sydney, San Francisco: World’s 10 most expensive cities to live in 2022

foxbusiness.com New York City and Singapore were ranked the most expensive cities to live in the world, according to a new report. The Worldwide Cost of Living survey by the Economist…

California bill would exempt church-sponsored housing projects from hellish zoning laws

reason.com From shelters to soup kitchens, zoning laws often outlaw churches and religious nonprofits from carrying out their charitable missions on land they own. A new bill in…

Adding Josh Bell Adds An Entirely New Dimension To The Landscape Of The Cleveland Guardians

forbes.com S Signing switch-hitting first baseman Josh Bell to a free agent contract is exactly the spark the Cleveland Guardians need to build upon their outstanding 2022 breakout…

Nine Lives, Maybe 10? The Curious Case Of Pilot Rob DeLaurentis

forbes.com Explorers and adventurers seem to have more than one life. In pursuit of their goals, risk is a given. After all, that’s part of the thrill of completing a project. How much…

Justice Dept Arrests CTO of Blockchain Company on Charges He Defrauded Firm of More Than $1M

coindesk.com The 28-year-old Thapa was arrested on Wednesday in the Southern District of California. The Justice Department did not name the victim company, but it appears to be New York…

California travel agent charged with embezzling more than $400,000 from parents for school trips

siliconvalley.com A San Diego-based travel agent has been charged with embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from Orange and Los Angeles county parents for eighth grade school trips to…

Regular homebuyers feel they struggle to compete with investors who turn properties into Airbnbs and Vrbos. Government officials are trying to change that

businessinsider.com A woman stands outside of a short-term rental home in San Diego, California. Ron Levine Leaders in cities such as Atlanta and San Diego have aimed to limit short-term-rental…

Emboldened athletes push back on old-school coaching methods

apnews.com SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some of Geoff Bond’s rowers loved and appreciated his demanding style. They thrived on how the coach at the University of California-San Diego pushed…

How I Landed a $250,000 Investment From the Co-Founder of Netflix

entrepreneur.com How I Landed a $250,000 Investment From the Co-Founder of Netflix Sheena Jongeneel, CEO and co-founder of Stylette, discusses her winning strategy on 'Elevator Pitch…

Cubs Step Up To Add Taillon Despite Booming Market, Broad Interest

forbes.com When Jameson Taillon was 24, he wrapped up his rookie season by beating Jake Arrieta and a Cubs team that was bound for glory. He’ll base out of the home clubhouse the next…

Security compliance and automation platform Drata nabs $200M at $2B valuation

techcrunch.com Drata, a security compliance and automation platform that helps companies adhere to frameworks such as SOC 2 and GDPR, has raised $200 million in a Series C round of funding…

Give people what they want for the holidays: Money

vox.com Amanda Northrop for Vox/Getty Images Thinking of getting your kid’s teacher a present? Consider a gift card or cold, hard cash. Ask a teacher what gifts they hope to receive…

Aaron Judge Maintains Control When It Comes To Free Agency Insanity

forbes.com Absence makes the heart grow fonder and it is wonderful to see the return of the Baseball Winter Meetings after two years of interruptions due to the pandemic and Major…

Motional Launches First Uber Robotaxi Service In Las Vegas

forbes.com Back in 2016, former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick called automated vehicles an existential threat to his ride-hailing business. He went on to burn several billion dollars trying…

The easiest way to travel full time? See what a 28-year-old paid for an apartment on a cruise ship

cnbc.com Austin Wells loves to travel the world. But he doesn't like long flights, jet lag or an unsettled routine. And that's why, Wells, who is 28 and lives in San Diego, leased a…

White Sox Need To Get Defensive With Additions To Roster

forbes.com Jose Abreu isn’t the reason the White Sox have been a poor defensive team, and it shouldn’t be assumed his departure will fix a pattern of defensive deficiencies that began…

Renting Is Usually Cheaper Than Owning, But Not Always

forbes.com A new study by LendingTree found that renting is usually cheaper than owning a home, but not always. To look at how the cost of renting a home differs from owning one, the…

Cubs Sign Cody Bellinger, Seek Dansby Swanson Signature Too

forbes.com Determined to return to contention, the Chicago Cubs spent Tuesday signing Cody Bellinger and courting Dansby Swanson. Pairing Bellinger, a former National League MVP, with…

Brian Snitker Steers His Braves Toward Sixth Straight Playoff Berth

forbes.com After watching his two biggest rivals compete for headlines at the Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego, Atlanta manager Brian Snitker says he’s ready to defend the…

MLB commissioner Manfred says 2023 'big year' for A's future

apnews.com SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Oakland Athletics will have their relocation fee waived if they decide to move to Las Vegas, and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred says 2023 is a big year…

Insurance Provider Enthea Offering Psychedelic Therapy Coverage As An Employee Benefit

forbes.com Enthea, a provider of insurance plans for psychedelic healthcare, announced on Tuesday that the company will launch its services in 40 markets across the U.S. next year,…

The Road To Recovery In Learning: How California Points The Way

forbes.com Linda Darling-Hammond authored this commentary based on her experience serving as president of the California State Board of Education. Across the nation last week, many…

The Margin: Eating 400 calories a day from these foods could raise your dementia risk by over 20%

marketwatch.com Talk about food for thought. A growing body of research suggests that ultra-processed foods like frozen pizzas and breakfast cereals high in sugars, fats and empty calories…

Tesla’s latest EV will fill up on subsidies

foxbusiness.com Do people buy Teslas because they are cool or because they are efficient? The answer matters for the rollout of the electric-vehicle maker’s heavy-duty truck. The company’s…

The pandemic was so bad for kids' mental health that desperate parents are turning to special education for help

fortune.com The pandemic was so bad for kids’ mental health that desperate parents are turning to special education for help The COVID-19 pandemic sent Heidi Whitney’s daughter into a…

Sen. Warren demands answers from bank that dealt extensively with FTX

nbcnews.com When it came to pitching banking services to the crypto community, Silvergate Bank held an ace card: an endorsement from none other than Sam Bankman-Fried, the celebrity…

Want A Biotech Lab? This Start Up Is Revolutionizing The Bioeconomy With On Demand Lab Space

forbes.com The age of biotechnology is here. Products across a broad range of markets are made with biology, and conscious consumers demand a level of sustainability that only…

Eating ultra-processed food might lead to cognitive decline, according to a new study

fortune.com New study says eating ultra-processed food might lead to cognitive decline You may want to think twice before you reach for that bag of potato chips. According to a new…

The 11 most expensive cities in the world

businessinsider.com New York City, as well as Singapore, ranked No. 1 in the Economist Intelligence Unit's 2022 Worldwide Cost of Living ranking. Alexander Spatari/Getty Images The Economist…

TuSimple And Navistar End Self-Driving Truck Development Deal

yahoo.com TuSimple Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: TSP) and Navistar agreed to terminate their co-development under the 2020 Joint Development Agreement. "I decided to return as TuSimple's CEO…

Sen. Warren demands answers from Silvergate Bank about its business dealings with FTX

nbcnews.com When it came to pitching banking services to the crypto community, Silvergate Bank held an ace card: an endorsement from none other than Sam Bankman-Fried, the celebrity…

Can a Crypto Stock Be a Value Stock? This Billionaire Investor Thinks So

fool.com The crypto market is in a state of turmoil right now -- top cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are down 64% and 67% year to date, respectively, and many altcoins are…

These Were the 5 Best and Worst Performing Utilities Stocks in November 2022

247wallst.com Investing in utilities stocks is among the best low-risk and long-term investments. This is because demand for utilities will never cease, and most utilities are highly…

If Trea Turner Is A $300 Million Shortstop, How Will The Market For Xander Bogaerts Evolve?

forbes.com Besides the frenzy for Aaron Judge either returning to the Yankees or going elsewhere, the other thing to watch is how the shortstop market continues to unfold. The first…

Fred McGriff Keeps Hall Of Fame Hat Logo A Mystery To Be Named Later

forbes.com Fred McGriff says young black players need to play winter baseball in the Caribbean. The newest member of the Baseball Hall of Fame told writers at the San Diego Winter…

Dusty Baker Believes His Astros Could Keep World Championship

forbes.com Even without Justin Verlander, Dusty Baker is confident the Houston Astros can repeat as World Champions – something no team has done since the New York Yankees won three…

TuSimple, Navistar scrap deal to develop self-driving trucks By Reuters

investing.com (Reuters) - TuSimple Holdings Inc and Navistar (NYSE:NAV) have ended a deal to co-develop self-driving trucks, the companies announced on Monday. In 2020, Illinois-based…

TuSimple, Navistar scrap deal to develop self-driving trucks

reuters.com Dec 5 (Reuters) - TuSimple Holdings Inc (TSP.O) and Navistar have ended a deal to co-develop self-driving trucks, the companies announced on Monday. In 2020, Illinois-based…

Bullpen Depth, Catcher Top Brewers’ Wish List As MLB Winter Meetings Get Underway

forbes.com Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings officially are officially underway in sunny San Diego and there’s already been two big blockbusters with Justin Verlander…

Phillies Give Free Agent Shortstop Trea Turner 11 Years At $300 Million

forbes.com In rating the available baseball free agents, USA TODAY Sports Weekly placed Aaron Judge first, Carlos Correa second, and Trea Turner third. The Philadelphia Phillies…

Justin Verlander Jumps To Mets As Tough Quest For 300 Wins Continues

forbes.com Less than 48 hours after losing star pitcher Jacob deGrom, the New York Mets filled the gaping void by signing fellow free agent Justin Verlander. According to Jeff Passan…

NASA's Orion capsule flies over Apollo landing sites, heads home

pbs.org Support Intelligent, In-Depth, Trustworthy Journalism. Marcia Dunn, Associated Press Marcia Dunn, Associated Press Leave your feedback CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s…

NASA capsule flies over Apollo landing sites, heads home

apnews.com CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s Orion capsule and its test dummies swooped one last time around the moon Monday, flying over a couple Apollo landing sites before heading…

How Much Must You Earn To Buy A Home In 2022? Plus, Prices Fell In These 10 Cities

benzinga.com A homebuyer must earn $93,684 to afford the $2,342 monthly mortgage payment on the typical U.S. home. That's down 14.51% from one month ago, and up 21.37% from $73,668 a…

6 Sweet And Savory Dishes To Enjoy On Hanukkah

forbes.com Hanukkah is beginning on the evening of December 18, and classic holiday favorites like latkes, brisket, and jelly doughnuts are in store. But if you want to amp up these…

Princess Punzalan Chats About FOX TV’s ‘The Cleaning Lady’

forbes.com Princess Punzalan's wedding made the front page of newspapers in the Philippines. An actress known for portraying villains in her home country, Bernadette Vela…

Baseball Hall Of Fame Unanimously Rewards Fred McGriff’s 19 Seasons Of Excellence

forbes.com The results are in, and the Contemporary Baseball Era Players Committee has elected first baseman Fred McGriff to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. McGriff’s…

Aaron Judge’s Contract Negotiations Will Likely Be Main Event Of Frenzied Winter Meetings

forbes.com Normally the first Sunday of December finds Brian Cashman scaling down Stamford’s Landmark Building in an elf costume, something he did almost every year since 2010 until…

Homeowners looking to move are eyeing cities in this state

thehill.com (NEXSTAR) – Homebuyers looking to offset soaring home prices and near-7% mortgage rates and are more willing than ever to shop outside of their city, according to a new…

For Fred McGriff And Dale Murphy, Contemporary Baseball Era Peers Could Mean A Hall Of Fame Call

forbes.com As we’ve all been reminded innumerable times, there are no sure things in life. But even before the members of the electorate were revealed Monday, there were few things…

UC San Diego Students Say Strike Disrupting Classes, Exams

zerohedge.com UC San Diego Students Say Strike Disrupting Classes, Exams Authored by Micaela Rocaforte via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), As finals week commences, students at the…

Meet the 40-year-old money coach ditching the U.S. to retire in Portugal

fortune.com A money coach is ditching California for Portugal to fulfill her home-owning and retirement dreams. Here’s how she’s doing it In May of next year, just in time for summer,…

'Elon Musk Fired Me in a Tweet'

newsweek.com I worked at Twitter for eight years as a software engineer, and spent the last six working for Twitter Android as the tech lead for the Tweets team. It was a very supportive…

12 Hotels With Plenty Of Family-Friendly Holiday Spirit

forbes.com If you’re looking for a bit of extra holiday cheer, these hotels around the country have plenty of entertainment for families. Some hotels offer experiences for both guests…

Home prices falling in two-thirds of U.S. metro areas

siliconvalley.com Survey says” looks at various rankings and scorecards judging geographic locations while noting these grades are best seen as a mix of artful interpretation and data. Buzz:…

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