December 2, 2021

South Carolina jury orders Walmart to pay $10 million to a woman who lost part of her leg after stepping on a rusty nail while shopping

April Jones sued Walmart in 2017, and last month, a jury in Florence County awarded her with $10 million. Sue Ogrocki/AP Photo Walmart has been […]
December 2, 2021

Senior UK politician warns people to avoid 'snogging under the mistletoe' over the holidays as Omicron raises fears of uncontrolled spread

A couple kiss under the mistletoe at a Santa-themed event in Seattle, Washington in 2014. UK minister Thérèse Coffey this week warned against doing the […]
December 2, 2021

Just 4 metaverse projects sold $106 million in virtual land last week, with The Sandbox taking a massive lead: DappRadar

Metaverse Thinkhubstudio Sales of virtual land have boomed in the last week, bringing in $105.87 million for just four metaverse projects, DappRadar said.  Gaming platform […]
December 2, 2021

The FBI still hasn't found proof that Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos' phone and isn't prioritizing that theory, report says

A composite image of Jeff Bezos and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Joshua Roberts/Reuters and Mandel Ngan/Reuters The National Enquirer published intimate texts exposing […]
December 2, 2021

10 Things in Politics: SCOTUS seems likely to undercut Roe

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December 2, 2021

10 things in tech you need to know today

Hello! The rebrands just keep coming: Payments giant Square is officially changing its name to Block. Plus, Spotify released its personalized "Spotify Wrapped" data. Let's get […]
December 2, 2021

Superstar investor Cathie Wood says the metaverse is a multitrillion-dollar opportunity that will infiltrate every sector

Cathie Wood is the founder and CEO of Ark Invest. Patrick T. Fallon/Getty Images Cathie Wood said Wednesday the metaverse is set to become a […]
December 2, 2021

The first British woman to climb Everest said that people who know what they want to do from a young age are lucky. Here's her best career advice.

Rebecca Stephens. Rebecca Stephens Rebecca Stephens was the first British woman to summit Everest, and climb the Seven Summits. Despite her success, she said she […]
December 2, 2021

Mark Meadows called reports on his book 'fake news' after Trump said it was fake news

A composite image of former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows and former President Donald Trump. Getty Images Meadows' book said Trump tested positive, […]
December 2, 2021

Tesla is selling a $1,900 quad bike for children aged 8 and up, but can't guarantee orders will arrive in time for the holidays

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Picture Alliance/Getty Images Tesla launched a new children's quad bike called "Cyberquad for Kids."  The company's website says the ATV is […]