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Former NFL star Richard Sherman arrested on suspicion of DUI

theguardian.com Former NFL star Richard Sherman was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to the Washington State Patrol. In a probable cause…

Meet a 30-year-old delivery driver who dumped the apps to go into business for himself because of a minimum wage law

finance.yahoo.com Tony Illes was riding high for four years as a full-time delivery driver for several apps—by his count, he made 10,000 deliveries, a good living in the gig economy. Just…

Why Costco hot dogs have kept $1.50 price tag since 1985

foxbusiness.com Costco’s signature $1.50 hot dogs remain an ever-popular staple for shoppers at any of the retailer’s 602 warehouses nationwide, but exactly how has the big-box store kept…

Boeing’s tragedy: The fall of an American icon

euronews.com The combination of a misaligned merger, a lack of in-house skills and experience to run a global network, and other major factors compromised the future of the once-great…

Column: Chuck Philips (1952-2024) singlehandedly made music industry journalism better

latimes.com Few people outside the music industry may know the name Chuck Philips, but few inside the industry will forget it. As the leading music industry investigative reporter of…

What Donald Trump can learn from the Big Mac index

economist.com Little is more symbolic of globalisation than a McDonald’s hamburger. The American fast-food chain opened its first Chinese branch in 1990. The outlet was in Shenzhen, a…

Another crypto boss falls

economist.com Fictional money, a shot at inordinate riches and a good chance of landing in jail at some point. That, in a nutshell, is the popular board game of Monopoly. But it describes…

Americans are getting fed up with social media companies, they just don’t want the government to do anything about it

aol.com The EU continued its streak of tackling big tech in a way the U.S. has either never been able or willing to. This time, the bloc took aim at TikTok, the Chinese-owned app…

The pet-products market is booming. But does your dog need a coat?

aol.com In the thick of a Minnesota winter, it’s not uncommon to see dogs — especially those of the short-haired, sinewy or small variety — sporting outerwear on their neighborhood…

We started homeschooling our kids to travel. We've bonded as a family, and they're learning through unique experiences

businessinsider.com By choosing to homeschool her kids, Terri Peters and her husband have been able to take them to places like Curaçao throughout the year while still completing their…

Bitcoin Price Prediction as Judge Approves Binance’s $4.3 Billion Plea Deal

cryptonews.com In the wake of Binance’s substantial $4.3 billion plea agreement, market analysts are closely watching the Bitcoin price prediction, searching for indicators that may signal…

US Judge Approves Binance’s $4.3 Billion Plea Agreement

bitcoinist.com According to the latest report, Binance Holdings Ltd. will pay one of the largest corporate penalties in United States history after a judge approved the company’s plea…

Prosecutors want Binance's CZ kept on tighter leash ahead of sentencing

cnbc.com Changpeng Zhao, founder and CEO of Binance, attends the Viva Technology conference dedicated to innovation and startups at Porte de Versailles exhibition center in Paris on…

Binance Must Pay $4.3 Billion In Federal Case as CZ Awaits Sentencing

decrypt.co A federal judge accepted a guilty plea from cryptocurrency exchange Binance along with $4.3 billion in fines and penalties to settle its case—the largest such assessment in…

US District Judge Sanctions Binance’s $4.3 Billion Plea Deal

news.bitcoin.com Binance Holdings is set to pay $4.3 billion in fines following the approval of its plea agreement with prosecutors by U.S. District Judge Richard Jones on Friday. Beyond the…

Expeditors International: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

seattletimes.com Expeditors International of Washington Inc. (EXPD) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $158.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Seattle-based company said it…

As Techstars retools, some former staffers say it lost focus on what made it successful

techcrunch.com As Techstars retools, some former staffers say it lost focus on what made it successful Well-known accelerator group Techstars announced a slew of changes to its operations…

Rise In Mail-In-Voting: A Convenience Or Pathway To Fraud?

zerohedge.com Rise In Mail-In-Voting: A Convenience Or Pathway To Fraud? Authored by Kevin Stocklin via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), As states gear up for highly consequential…

Techstars CEO defends changes, says physical presence in a city is not necessary for investment

techcrunch.com Earlier this week, accelerator group Techstars announced changes to its operations. But what was planned internally to be an exciting new chapter for the organization ended…

Judge Sanctions Binance’s $4.3 Billion Plea Deal in US Court

coingape.com Binance Holdings Ltd. has agreed to a $4.3 billion plea deal, receiving approval from a US judge. This settlement marks one of the most substantial criminal penalties…

Judge approves Binance $4.3-billion guilty plea as U.S. seeks to modify founder Zhao’s bond

theglobeandmail.com A U.S. judge on Friday accepted Binance’s guilty plea and more than $4.3 billion penalty for violating federal anti-money laundering and sanctions laws through lapses in…

Why MLB's new uniforms are getting mixed reviews

npr.org Why MLB's new uniforms are getting mixed reviews Major League Baseball players and fans alike are expressing their disappointment with new uniforms rolled out for the…

Judge approves Binance $4.3 billion guilty plea as US seeks to modify founder Zhao's bond

aol.com A U.S. judge on Friday accepted Binance's guilty plea and more than $4.3 billion penalty for violating federal anti-money laundering and sanctions laws through lapses in…

Judge Fines Binance $4.3 Billion in US Plea Deal

watcher.guru Following the guilty plea issues in November of 2023, a US Judge approved Binance’s plea deal to see the exchange pay a $4.3 billion fine. Indeed, the approval will now see…

Sur La Table Cooks Up AI Merchandising Strategy

mediapost.com Chadwick Radaz, director at Sur La Table, says the company's small marketing team has spent less time manually merchandising search results on the page through AI-powered…

Grant Cardone: 'Sanctuary City Real Estate Values Could Create Systemic Banking Crisis'

benzinga.com Grant Cardone has been very vocal on X, formerly Twitter, of late, making several posts about the ruling against former President Donald Trump, in which he was ordered to…

WA pharmacies close in record numbers as Bartell Drugs, Rite Aid slide

seattletimes.com A record number of Washington state pharmacies shut down last year, driven by the string of Bartell Drugs and Rite Aid closures in the Seattle area.

The problems facing the middle class present a high-end issue

seattletimes.com The middle class has been struggling since the 1970s. It's a potent social and political mix. Columnist Jon Talton looks at the squeeze on Seattle's middle class.

NFL roster-cut candidates: Alvin Kamara, Russell Wilson among possibilities

newsweek.com Each NFL team will soon have the opportunity to throw cash at free agents and add highly touted prospects to their rosters through the draft. But there is some other…

These REITs Just Hiked Their Dividends

finance.yahoo.com In a positive development for investors, two real estate investment trusts (REITs) recently announced dividend increases. This signals potential opportunities in the real…

Rent prices fell slightly overall in January, but rose in some parts of US

aol.com The asking prices for rent edged down overall in the U.S. for the sixth consecutive month in January, but not enough for renters to feel any relief given how much prices…

A man accused of stabbing another passenger on a Seattle to Las Vegas flight charged with assault

apnews.com A man who witnesses say stabbed another passenger on an airline flight and told authorities he intended to kill the victim has been charged with assault with a dangerous…

Tiny homes: Are they worth it?

aol.com Although tiny homes have been a fixture of American life since the 1800s, they have never been more popular than they are now. These low-cost, energy-efficient alternatives…

All Of The Elements Are In Place For An Economic Crisis Of Staggering Proportions

zerohedge.com All Of The Elements Are In Place For An Economic Crisis Of Staggering Proportions Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, They were able to delay the U.S.…

A booming stock market means homebuyers will be more tolerant of high mortgage rates, Compass CEO says

aol.com None A strong US stock market means homebuyers are more tolerant of high mortgage rates, Compass CEO Robert Refkin said. • None Mortgage rates have been climbing back up…

Uber CEO says the company took its drivers 'for granted'

businessinsider.com Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Uber, said that the company has undervalued its drivers in the past. Leigh Vogel/Getty Images Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says that prioritizing…

Emma Stone, Emily Blunt, Sterling K. Brown and More Oscar Nominees Reveal the Last Time They Cried Watching a Movie

variety.com Everyone could use a good cry now and again. And what better way to get those tears flowing than watching a movie? Variety caught up with this year’s Oscar nominees at the…

Passenger stabs fellow traveler with weapon of pens and rubber bands on Seattle-to-Vegas flight

nbcnews.com A passenger aboard a Las Vegas-bound flight fashioned a weapon out of pens and rubber bands and stabbed a fellow passenger in a bloody, unprovoked attack, officials said…

The Wealthiest Cities in Every US State

247wallst.com Even though they make up slightly more than half of the world’s population, cities around the globe account for more than 80% of the worldwide GDP, according to the U.S.…

Amazon stock: Bezos selling shares is just 'a distraction'

investing.com Investing.com -- Jeff Bezos sold a further chunk of Amazon stock (NASDAQ: ), a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed earlier this week, capping off…

Here's why the maker of Stanley tumblers is being sued

aol.com The parent company behind Stanley's viral tumblers is being sued over concerns the drinkware items contain lead. Credit - Justin Sullivan—Getty Images A Seattle-based law…

Viral TikTok Shows That Living In An All-Inclusive Resort Is Cheaper Than Rent Now And People Are Loving The Idea

benzinga.com As the cost of living continues to surge across the United States, a unique perspective shared on social media has sparked widespread interest and debate on a unique…

The Airbus A340 airplane was built to rule long-haul travel. Now it’s vanishing from the skies

aol.com While the A380 superjumbo is enjoying a steady resurgence after having been on the brink of retirement during the pandemic, its older sibling – another four-engined aircraft…

Trupanion, Inc. Surpasses 1 Millionth Subscription Pet Milestone

benzinga.com SEATTLE, Feb. 22, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Building on its track record of consistently strong growth, Trupanion TRUP, a leading provider of medical insurance for cats and…

Jelly Roll Announces Dates For 2024 Beautifully Broken U.S. Arena Tour

billboard.com Jelly Roll is hitting the road this summer for his biggest tour to date, a U.S. run that will bring the Grammy-nominated country rapper to arenas from coast-to-coast. The…

10 affordable cities for retirees who don’t mind the winter

aol.com Arizona, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina — warmer-weather states like these usually get credit for being top places to retire. But what if you don’t like heat or humidity…

Jelly Roll to Embark on Arena Tour in Late Summer and Fall, Hitting 37 U.S. Cities

variety.com The roll that country star Jelly Roll is on will make itself felt in arenas in the late summer and fall of 2024, as the singer has laid out an itinerary that has him…

Have kids? Good luck buying a house this year

aol.com Families with kids are being boxed out of the increasingly unaffordable U.S. housing market as the cost of both a new mortgage and child care soar higher. A recent study…

These American cities are obsessed with dogs

economist.com ONE OF THE caricatures of millennials (along with eating too much avocado toast, as if that’s possible) is that they treat their pets like children. Precious pups are carted…

Here’s where the price of rent is dropping in the US

aol.com Rents continue to cool, dropping for the sixth month in a row nationwide, and providing a bit of relief to renters. The national median price of rent for apartments ranging…

The Growing Environmental Footprint Of Generative AI

nakedcapitalism.com Yves here. This article usefully provides data on potential generative AI energy use and why cheery notions that its appetite will fall are likely to prove to be wrong. By…

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