Coors Light Sues Bud Light for...Telling the Truth

A legal battle is brewing over the Super Bowl corn syrup ad.
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Cases and mounts aim to keep your phone protected and close at hand

Tech Review: The Scooch phone case and mounting system work together to help you protect, mount and keep your phone close at hand.
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Here are some good (and cheap) indie games to occupy your weekend

Games can be a bit of time sink — and time is a finite resource. For those of you living for the weekend (this weekend, in particular), we’ve come up with a few new indie games (and one classic) to try that won’t take up too much of your time or money. As fun as it is to dive deep into Open World/Action/RPG/Survival/Battle Royale extravaganza #284, not everyone has that kind of time. We get it… life happens, and you need to eat, shop, and maybe tend to pets or children. Sometimes you just want t...
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Lyft Soars on Its First Day of Trading

The company was able to capitalize on investors' growing excitement over the gig economy.
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The 10.5-inch Apple iPad Pro is on sale on Amazon for as low as $500

If you’ve been looking to get your hands on an Apple tablet (and don’t want to spend $900 or more on the newest iPad Pro), then Amazon currently has the excellent last-gen 10.5-inch iPad Pro on sale for as low as $500, one of the best prices we’ve seen yet. The post The 10.5-inch Apple iPad Pro is on sale on Amazon for as low as $500 appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Sure-Fire Signs that it is Time for a Career Change

Have you ever had one of those days when your heart just isn’t into it anymore? If you feel as though this doesn’t work, then you may want to explore the possibility of a new career.
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Marc Benioff and Jeff Lawson have jumped into a fight over a rich San Francisco neighborhood's efforts to block a homeless shelter from being built on a parking lot

An oh-so-San Francisco battle is going on right now that involves the city's massive homeless population. And tech CEOs Marc Benioff and Jeff Lawson, of Salesforce and Twilio respectively, have jumped into the middle. These execs are trying to stop a wealthy San Francisco neighborhood from preventing a new homeless shelter from being built on a nearby parking lot. An oh-so-San Francisco battle is going on right now that involves the city's massive homeless population, rich property owners, ev...
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DC Universe revealed the release date for 'Swamp Thing,' its next original series

DC Universe announced that its next original series, "Swamp Thing," will premiere on May 31. "Titans" season 2 and the animated "Harley Quinn" series will premiere this fall. DC Universe announced when its next original series will premiere on the streaming platform at Wondercon in California on Friday. "Swamp Thing" will debut on DC Universe May 31. The series is based on the DC Comics character of the same name created by writer Len Wein and artist Bernie Wrightson. DC Universe also revea...
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Credit union liquidated as manager charged with embezzlement

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A credit union that serves employees of the CBS television network has been liquidated as one of its long-time managers faces charges of embezzling $40 million from the institution over a nearly 20-year period. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles said Friday that 62-year-old Edward Rostohar was arrested March 12 […]
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In San Francisco, a fight over a homeless shelter shines a harsh light on a conflicted population

As of 2017, there were roughly 7,000 people living without homes in San Francisco, a number that comprises minors — a lot of them. The San Francisco Unified School District estimates that as of 2017, roughly 2,100 of the children in the school system were homeless —  a number that it said looked to be escalating, not shrinking. While parents may not hesitate to send their offspring to these same schools, some may be uncomfortable with the idea of homeless adults and families seeking shelter in c...
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Why AMC Entertainment's Debt Refinancing Is a Big Deal

AMC just bought itself a few more years.
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Dollar General's Earning Miss: Don't Let It Fool You

The deep discounter's investments for growth should begin paying off next year.
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Is Marijuana Stock Cronos Group a Buy?

Shares are slipping after disappointing results, but its deep pockets could make it a cannabis company worth owning.
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Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg's letter to New Zealand

In the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attacks, Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has written a letter to the Herald outlining the actions the social media giant will take. The terrorist attacks in Christchurch... [Author: [email protected]]
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UC workers to strike April 10 over alleged ‘intimidation tactics’

An estimated 25,000 University of California workers plan to stage a one-day strike April 10, accusing the school system of using intimidation tactics to prevent them from protesting the outsourcing of jobs. The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Local 3299, which represents the service and patient care workers, announced the strike Friday, March 29. The union claims the university is interfering with their rights and creating a climate of fear as the two sides grapple...
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Alaska Air Could Ramp Up Share Buybacks Soon

The West Coast-focused airline has already paid down a lot of the debt it took on to buy Virgin America, and free cash flow is set to surge over the next two years.
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Could This Gold Company's Big Oil Bet Turn Into a Headwind?

Franco-Nevada is investing in the energy space, but oil is a commodity just like precious metals. Diversification is great but not perfect.
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3 Dividend Stocks That Pay You Better Than Coca-Cola Does

These dividend stocks offer better yields and growth potential than the beverage giant.
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Business briefly: Kudlow calls for one-half point rate cut by Fed

A top Trump administration official on Friday called on the Federal Reserve to cut its key interest rate by a half-percentage point. Larry Kudlow, head of the president’s National Economic Council, said in an interview with CNBC that the Fed should do more to help the economy by cutting rates. It signaled last week that it expected to keep rates unchanged for this entire year after raising its benchmark rate four times in 2018 to the current level of 2.25 percent to 2.5 percent. Kudlow said his ...
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The best stand-up comedy on Netflix right now (April 2019)

Feeling a little funny? There are hundreds of hilarious comedy specials out there, and you can't be expected to comb through them all. Lucky for you, we've compiled a list of the best stand-up specials on Netflix. The post The best stand-up comedy on Netflix right now (April 2019) appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Peru frees indigenous leader from jail as copper mine protests mount

Peruvian police released an indigenous leader from jail on Friday after hundreds of protesters in a remote Andean region demanded his freedom by cutting off access to a huge Chinese copper mine.
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India's anti-satellite missile test may have created 6,500 pieces of space junk larger than a pencil eraser, according to a new simulation

This week, India launched a missile to intentionally destroy one of its own satellites. "Mission Shakti," as the anti-satellite missile test is known, created a slew of debris about 175 miles above Earth. Analytical Graphics Inc., an engineering software company that models the space environment around Earth, created a simulation of the event. It suggests that 6,500 pieces of space debris larger than a pencil eraser were created. India fired a missile into space on Wednesday, struck one of it...
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Years of Mark Zuckerberg's old Facebook posts have vanished. The company says it 'mistakenly deleted' them. (FB)

Some old Facebook posts by CEO Mark Zuckerberg have vanished, and the company says it "mistakenly deleted" them. The disappearances include posts about key moments in the company's history, like the acquisition of Instagram in 2012. "A few years ago some of Mark’s posts were mistakenly deleted due to technical errors," a spokesperson said in a statement. Facebook won't restore the posts. Facebook has also made changes to the way it saves its archives of previous corporate announcements and blo...
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880 Million Reasons to Like ExxonMobil's Business Model

Built to survive the ups and downs in the volatile energy industry, the second half of 2018 shows why investors should like Exxon.
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Is Deere a Buy?

The company faces near-term risk from trade dispute-related issues, but should that deter long-term investors? Here's the lowdown.
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Downside of $900 million: Australian rich-lister says success is 'insulating'

He had his first property at 19, doubled the investment in 18 months and is now one of Australia's wealthiest people with a fortune of A$866 million ($902m).But Jonathan Hallinan says it's lonely at the top. "It's insulating," he... [Author: [email protected]]
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Facebook considers restricting some live video after Christchurch mosque shooting

Facebook Inc. is considering placing restrictions on who can post live videos in the wake of a shooting in New Zealand earlier this month that was filmed and disseminated in real time.The social media company came under sharp criticism... [Author: [email protected]]
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How to play Fortnite on Mac

If you want to play Fortnite on Mac, you may be worried about performance issues or gameplay quality. Fortunately, today's Macs are ready to handle Fortnite, as long as you have the right specs and settings. Here's everything you need to know. The post How to play Fortnite on Mac appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Is Chinese tech giant Huawei a sinister spy - or simply incompetent?

COMMENT: Never mind the vaguely conspiratorial murmurings that Huawei could be spying on the UK through backdoors in its telecommunications network. Never mind Washington's incendiary charge that the Chinese technology giant is... [Author: [email protected]]
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