October 26, 2021

A man from Georgia blew most of his COVID-19 small business loan on a $58,000 Pokémon card, prosecutors say

Collectors have been coughing up thousands to get their hands on rare Pokémon cards. John Keeble/Getty Images Prosecutors say a man from Georgia spent $57,789 […]
October 26, 2021

A Bank of America exec says she likes to ask job candidates about times they've showed initiative. Here's how you should answer.

Katy Ingle, head of diversity and inclusion EMEA, Bank of America. Bank of America. Insider asked Bank of America exec Katy Ingle what question she […]
October 26, 2021

Cruises no longer have to follow COVID-19 rules from January, the CDC said

A cruise ship in Florida. Getty Images Cruise ships will be allowed to lift COVID-19 restrictions from mid-January, the CDC said Monday. An order imposing […]
October 26, 2021

Astronomers using a NASA space telescope spotted the first signs of a planet beyond the Milky Way

A composite image of the galaxy M51, created using X-ray observations from the Chandra telescope and optical light images from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. X-ray: […]
October 26, 2021

Whistleblower Frances Haugen says Facebook's investment in the 'metaverse' shows how its priorities are all wrong

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen leaves the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Britain October 25, 2021. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen says she's "shocked" […]
October 26, 2021

Rep. Mo Brooks shifted blame onto his staff after he was accused of helping to organise the January 6 Capitol rally

Rep. Mo Brooks AP Rep. Mo Brooks shifted blame onto his staff for his alleged role in planning the "Stop the Steal" rally. Two planners […]
October 26, 2021

The SEC is likely to get the green light to target stablecoins this week, report says

SEC Chairman, Gary Gensler. Alex Wong/Getty Images The SEC has secured authority over stablecoin regulation, Bloomberg reported on Monday. A highly-anticipated report laying out the […]
October 26, 2021

Cathie Wood responds to Elon Musk flagging the surge in price pressures and says technology like blockchain will 'bend the curve' on inflation

Cathie Wood and Elon Musk Cindy Ord and Picture Alliance Technology like blockchain could help temper inflation, ARK boss Cathie Wood said on Twitter. Wood […]
October 26, 2021

California ports resort to $100-per-container fines to get shipping firms to move cargo from clogged-up docks, as a record number of ships wait off the coast

Containers are clogging up Southern California ports. Getty Images/Sasin Tipchai California ports will start fining shipping firms if they don't clear containers in time. Containers […]
October 26, 2021

10 Things in Politics: China's economy flashes red flags

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