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Twins who run businesses reveal what it’s like working together, fighting division, and marketing ‘the twindom of it all’

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Twins who run businesses reveal what it’s like working together, fighting division, and marketing ‘the twindom of it all’

Insider spoke to five sets of twin cofounders to find out what makes them tick. The twins say dividing up tasks and constant communication helped them grow. Some like to market their “twindom,” but others fear it looks like a gimmick. Loading Something is loading. Working in a family business is pretty common: In the […]

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Luxury Rental Buildings Take ‘Working From Home’ to the Next Level

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Luxury Rental Buildings Take ‘Working From Home’ to the Next Level

When Christopher Dossman and his wife, Yao Li, were looking for an apartment in New York last year, they compiled the usual list of preferences: washer/dryer, proximity to a grocery store, subway access. But a top priority for them was a work-from-home space. In April, the couple moved into the Willoughby, a 34-story tower in […]

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Steve Bannon’s Contempt Conviction Hailed By Jan. 6 Committee

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Steve Bannon’s Contempt Conviction Hailed By Jan.  6 Committee

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a longtime ally of former President Donald Trump, was convicted Friday of contempt charges for defying a congressional subpoena from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the US Capitol. Committee leaders called the verdict “a victory for the rule of law.” Bannon, 68, was convicted after a […]

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Disinformation Shifting Views On Ukrainian Refugees

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Disinformation Shifting Views On Ukrainian Refugees

When Dominika Sokur speaks to her children in the playground, she overhears hostile reactions that she believes are being fueled by disinformation. “When we come to the playground, people go: ‘Ah, the Ukrainians have come, let’s get out of here’,” said Sokur, 41, a Czech married to a Ukrainian who lives in the town of […]

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If the Jan. 6 hearings have successfully proven one thing, it’s that Trump is a ‘master gaslighter,’ politics expert says

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If the Jan.  6 hearings have successfully proven one thing, it’s that Trump is a ‘master gaslighter,’ politics expert says

TheJan. 6 committee zeroed in on Trump’s “dereliction of duty” during its public hearing on Thursday. But a politics expert said the panel has been most successful in highlighting Trump’s manipulation methods. “Trump is a master gaslighter,” Matthew Schmidt said. Loading Something is loading. Donald Trump’s actions and inactions surrounding January 6, 2021 took center […]

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Off-duty NYC corrections officer charged with murder in teen’s shooting death

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Off-duty NYC corrections officer charged with murder in teen’s shooting death

NYC correction officer arraigned on murder charges in Bronx shooting 01:55 An off-duty New York City corrections officer has been charged with murder in the shooting death of an 18-year-old in the Bronx, authorities said. The NYPD said in a statement that a little after 1:30 am on Thursday, police responded to a report of […]

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China is set to launch the next piece of its space station on Sunday — in a rocket that previously rained parts back onto Earth

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China is set to launch the next piece of its space station on Sunday — in a rocket that previously rained parts back onto Earth

China is poised to launch the second module of its new space station on Sunday. The Wentian module was loaded onto a Long March 5B rocket and rolled onto a launchpad on Hainan Island. It’s unclear if the rocket will fall to Earth uncontrolled, risking impact, as its two predecessors did. Loading Something is loading. […]

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Could Donald Trump face legal consequences as a result of the January 6 hearings? Political experts are torn.

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Could Donald Trump face legal consequences as a result of the January 6 hearings?  Political experts are torn.

TheJan. 6 panel’s first eight hearings focused on Trump’s efforts to overturn the 2020 election. But legal experts are mixed on whether the evidence will lead to criminal charges against Trump. A recent poll suggests Americans are also evenly divided on if they think Trump should be indicted. Loading Something is loading. The House Select […]

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Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson believes there is enough evidence from Jan. 6 hearings to bring charges against Trump

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Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson believes there is enough evidence from Jan.  6 hearings to bring charges against Trump

TheJan. 6 Capitol insurrection has taken a serious toll on the United States’ standing and reputation on the world stage, former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Friday, adding that he believes there’s likely enough evidence from the House committee hearings to bring criminal charges against former President Donald Trump. Matthew Pottinger, the deputy national […]

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Dividends are payments made by a company to its shareholders — here’s how they work

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Dividends are payments made by a company to its shareholders — here’s how they work

Dividends are periodic payments made to investors who own stock in a company, fund, or partnership. The payment of regular, ever-increasing dividends is seen as a sign of a well-run, healthy company. Large, mature companies tend to pay the biggest dividends. Loading Something is loading. Long before credit cards offered reward points, stocks offered dividends. […]

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