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IRS gives the taxpayers an extension

  • Crystal Ng
  • 3 Days ago
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IRS is extending its tax filing deadline because its server crashed on Tax Day. October 15 is the extended deadline for the filing of tax returns. The actual deadline to file tax forms was April 17, Tuesday. However, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced an extension for taxpayers. This leniency is because of the complications […]

How does tax liability affect the value of Bitcoin?

  • Crystal Ng
  • 3 Days ago
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The changes in the value of Bitcoin has been explained by tax burdens. The $20 billion downdrafts in the past two weeks may be because of the selling of $1 billion of Bitcoin. Once again, investors are startled by the sudden fluctuations of the largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Unlike the usual, however, the changes in the […]

Has Elon Musk finally come to terms with the real problem?

  • Crystal Ng
  • 4 Days ago
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Tesla Model 3 sedan’s production is on another “planned production pause”. There are problems in its highly computerized assembly line. Tesla Inc. has recently faced an abundance of problems in its production. Just two months ago, the company had opted to bring to halt the Tesla Model 3 production line. It lasted for about four […]

Climate Change Affects the Timing of Natural Processes

  • Crystal Ng
  • 5 Days ago
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Global warming is becoming more concerning by the minute. Climate change has made an impact on the timing of natural processes. One of the most pressing issues in this generation is the negative impact that capitalism has towards the environment. To start off, there is a significant number of people out there who believes the […]

FDA Bans the Sales of Bulk Concentrated Caffeine Products

  • Crystal Ng
  • 6 Days ago
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Powdered caffeine has caused caffeine overdose in the past – leading to the loss of precious lives. The FDA has banned the sales of bulk caffeine products in powdered and liquid form. Four years ago, there was an uproar over the death of a prom king in Ohio. Logan Stiner, who at the time of […]

Can Apple’s commitment to Renewal make an impact?

  • Crystal Ng
  • 10 Days ago
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Apple continues to show its dedication towards sustaining the environment. Apple and Google have both purchased RECs such that they are 100 percent running on clean energy. With all the commotion about climate change and the role we have assumed in the contribution of it, it is no wonder that large multinational corporations are taking […]

Plane Crash in Scottsdale on Monday

  • Crystal Ng
  • 11 Days ago
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A single-engine aircraft crashed into TPC Scottsdale golf course on Monday. All 6 people on board were killed in the accident. Another accident has happened this week, snatching away innocent lives. Officials have addressed the accident as a plane crash, nonetheless, the reason behind the crash, if any, has not been announced as of yet. […]

“Streaming Apps” to “Instant Apps,” Why the Change?

  • Crystal Ng
  • 25 Days ago
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Google has introduced the new technology “Instant Apps”. It is a variation of the previous “Streaming Apps”. Google has brought a new feature to the Play Store in celebration of the Annual Game Developers Conference last week. A few games on Android will now allow users to access them before officially downloading them. This “Try […]

Logging Allegations Come to Light, Facebook’s Public Opinion Sways

  • Crystal Ng
  • 26 Days ago
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Zuckerberg admits to Cambridge Analytica rumor. Facebook says calls and texts logging requires users’ permission. Just last week, there was news of Facebook Inc. alleged leak of some 50 million users’ personal information to a British firm, Cambridge Analytica. Cambridge Analytica has supposedly worked for President Trump in the 2016 electoral campaign. Following that, several […]

United Airlines responsible for another loss

  • Crystal Ng
  • 1 month ago
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United Airlines have, once again, evoked strong negative emotions in their passengers. Just last year, there was news of a passenger, coerced into leaving a plane because they made a mistake and overbooked the flight. As of Monday night, they are now responsible for the death of somebody’s beloved pet. On Flight 1284 from Houston […]

Unexpected Rewards for Evoni William’s Good Deed

  • Crystal Ng
  • 1 month ago
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An extraordinary act of kindness that has occurred recently has reassured our faith in humanity, once again. A recent high school graduate who has been working at the Texas Waffle House is the perfect illustration of the fact that you will be rewarded for the good deeds that you have done when you least expect […]

International Women’s Day as well as Women’s History Month

  • Crystal Ng
  • 1 month ago
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International Women’s Day, as defined on their website, “is a global day that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.” A number of multinational corporations have made an effort to acknowledge the significance of March 8th, otherwise known as the […]

Jeff Bezos, First Centi-Billionaire in America

  • Crystal Ng
  • 2 Months ago
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Jeff Bezos, the co-founder of Amazon has officially made it all the way to the top of Forbes list of world’s billionaires. Moreover, he has become the first and only person in America to acquire the title of centi-billionaire at a total worth of $127 billion, as determined by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. He has […]

China bans Facebook messaging service WhatsApp

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 7 Months ago
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The Chinese government has disabled Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp, the New York Times reports. Nadim Kobeissi, an applied cryptographer at Paris-based research firm Symbolic Software, told the Times his company began noticing slowdowns in the service Wednesday. By Monday, the block had become comprehensive. Authorities blocked video-chat and file-sharing functions within WhatsApp in mid-July, but […]

Walgreens to revise proposal to buy over 2,000 Rite Aid stores

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 7 Months ago
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In yet another effort to appease the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), U.S. pharmacy chain Walgreens will likely revise its June proposal to acquire 2,186 individual Rite Aid stores for $5.18 billion, sources told Bloomberg Monday. Walgreens’ announcement could come early this week, the sources said. The two chains have been pursuing a deal for almost […]

Equifax stares down almost two dozen class actions after cyberattack

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 7 Months ago
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Credit reporting and monitoring company Equifax is facing at least 23 proposed class action lawsuits in the wake of its announcement Thursday that a cyber attack compromised the personal information of up to 143 million Equifax customers, USA Today reports. Various law firms have filed suits in 14 different states as well as D.C., according […]

Markets rise as Irma weakens, North Korea anniversary passes without nuke test

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 7 Months ago
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Markets around the world are rising as Florida missed the worst of Irma this weekend, and as North Korea’s founding celebration, which took place Saturday, did not include a missile test, Reuters reports. Irma hit the Florida keys Sunday as a Category 4 hurricane, then came into Miami, damaging several buildings and creating a storm […]

Facing $5 billion worth of debt, Toys “R” Us hires restructuring consultants

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 8 Months ago
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Toys “R” Us has hired law firm Kirkland & Ellis as restructuring consultants to help the reeling toy giant negotiate its debt as the holiday season approaches, CBS News reports. The company may seek bankruptcy protection. In its first quarter earnings statement, the company reported over $5 billion in long-term debt as of April 29. Per […]

Starting school later could boost the U.S. economy by $83 million over 10 years

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 8 Months ago
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A recent study conducted by the RAND Corporation suggests that delaying the start of the school day until 8:30 a.m. could boost the U.S. economy by $83 billion over the course of a decade, madison.com reports. Pediatric health experts have long argued that a later start to the school day would better accommodate teenagers’ sleep […]

U.S. Labor Department releases August 2017 employment data

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 8 Months ago
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Friday, the U.S. Labor Department released hiring and unemployment data for August, The New York Times reports. Employers created 156,000 jobs last month—less than analysts expected. Employers added more than 200,000 in June and July (the Department revised each of those figures downward by 41,000 in this most recent report). August’s figure marks a sequential […]
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