Feed Posts

Selena Gomez announces virtual movie premiere for ‘This Is the Year’

Selena Gomez announces virtual movie premiere for ‘This Is the Year’

Selena Gomez is inviting everyone to a virtual premiere for her upcoming new movie, “This Is The Year.” Gomez and David Henrie star in the film which is Henrie’s directorial feature debut. Gomez is an executive producer on the film. Due to the pandemic the film has to have a virtual premiere. The movie is…MORE

Boeing loses more jet orders

Boeing loses more jet orders

Boeing lost orders for another 43 jets in July. But that’s actually an improvement for the troubled aircraft maker’s order book. The latest canceled orders were for the 737 Max, its best-selling jet, which has been grounded since March 2019 following two fatal crashes that killed 346 people. But despite the extended grounding, Boeing didn’t…MORE

TikTok picks the first recipients of its $200 million creator fund

TikTok picks the first recipients of its $200 million creator fund

TikTok has picked the first round of content creators to be on the receiving end of a $200 million fund designed to reward their top users and bring in new ones. The video app announced the new program on July 22 with the intention of supporting “ambitious creators who are seeking opportunities to foster a…MORE

Cheese could drive a wedge between the UK and Japan in trade talks

Cheese could drive a wedge between the UK and Japan in trade talks

Cheese exports worth less than $150,000 could be holding up a trade deal between Britain and Japan. Since Brexit, the UK government has struggled to replicate the trade agreements it once enjoyed with dozens of countries around the world as an EU member. Now talks with Japan, Britain’s fourth biggest trading partner outside the European…MORE

Airbnb is reportedly close to filing an IPO

Airbnb is reportedly close to filing an IPO

Airbnb is reportedly close to filing to go public, marking a surprise turnaround for the company that recently cut a quarter of its workforce during the pandemic. The Wall Street Journal reports that the home-sharing company is planning to file IPO paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission later this month and could be publicly…MORE

A surprise ‘safe-haven’ investment has surged 180% since March

A surprise ‘safe-haven’ investment has surged 180% since March

Bitcoin is on a tear: The price of one bitcoin is now trading just above $11,500, the highest level in about a year. Bitcoin has surged more than 60% in 2020 and is up more than 180% from its mid-March lows of about $4,000. What’s driving the bitcoin spike? Experts say much of it is…MORE

New polls suggest slim Biden lead in crucial battleground of Wisconsin

New polls suggest slim Biden lead in crucial battleground of Wisconsin

Three new polls out this week find former Vice President Joe Biden leading or in a tight race with President Donald Trump in the crucial battleground state of Wisconsin. Trump won Wisconsin in 2016 by a very narrow margin — 0.77% — and that gave him the necessary 270 votes in the Electoral College required…MORE

The Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences won’t play football this fall

The Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences won’t play football this fall

The Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences each voted Tuesday to postpone college football and all other fall sports seasons as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 global pandemic, a development that may signal the beginning of the end for all sports at the collegiate level in 2020. Both leagues hope to play football in the…MORE

Watchdog finds documents withheld during interior secretary confirmation process

Watchdog finds documents withheld during interior secretary confirmation process

An Interior Department official ordered documents about David Bernhardt withheld from the public while the Senate considered his nomination to lead the department, the department’s inspector general concluded Tuesday. The documents were due under the Freedom of Information Act to watchdog groups that questioned whether Bernhardt complied with ethics and recusal requirements as deputy secretary,…MORE