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Wellness

Can Employer Mandates Get More Americans Vaccinated? New York and California Are Finding Out – Alex Fitzpatrick

What to do about the U.S. vaccine uptake rate? Even with what appears to be a slight increase as people try to protect themselves against the more transmissible Delta variant now spreading through many parts of the country, only a pitiful 0.1% or so of Americans are currently getting their first dose every day. That’s […]

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Lifestyle

Electric Vehicle Startup Lucid Motors Collects $4.5 bln and Hits Markets via SPAC – Nicholas Say

After completing a merger with a SPAC, the California-based startup Lucid Motors raised $4.5 billion and started trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange on Monday. Founded in 2007 as a battery company called Atieva, the startup developed an all-electric sedan called “Air” with Peter Rawlinson behind the project. He was formerly leading engineer on the […]

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Tech

South Africa’s state-owned port and rail company Transnet says a cyberattack five days ago continues to cause disruption at Cape Town and other major ports (Bloomberg) –

Bloomberg:South Africa’s state-owned port and rail company Transnet says a cyberattack five days ago continues to cause disruption at Cape Town and other major ports  —  – Transnet says cyber attack affects operations at four harbors  — Company turns to manual operations at affected port terminals Read More

Vigilante app Citizen is paying users to livestream crime scenes and emergencies – James Vincent

Citizen alerts users to local crime and emergencies based on their location. | Image: Citizen Citizen, an app dedicated to blasting people with notifications about emergencies and crime scenes in their area, has been paying users to film its content. The company has been recruiting “field team members” via online job listings, offering applicants $200 […]

Cryptocurrency exchanges Huobi and OKCoin are closing their subsidiaries in Beijing, as China expands its crack down; shares of Huobi’s parent drop ~22% (Coco Feng/South China Morning Post) –

Coco Feng / South China Morning Post:Cryptocurrency exchanges Huobi and OKCoin are closing their subsidiaries in Beijing, as China expands its crack down; shares of Huobi’s parent drop ~22%  —  The latest moves by Huobi and OKCoin follow the central government’s actions against businesses related to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies BTCChina … Read More

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Finance

5 Money Mistakes That Will Wreck Your Retirement – Stacy Johnson

wavebreakmedia / Shutterstock.com Retirement planning is no walk in the park. It’s complicated. No surprise that many of us make mistakes that can turn retirement dreams into last-minute panic. As retirement nears, there are tons of things to think about, like when to take Social Security, how much to take out of your 401(k), creating […]

8 Common and Costly Homebuying Myths – Miranda Marquit

Shift Drive / Shutterstock.com Buying a home is a complicated financial transaction, so it’s no surprise that there are quite a few myths that surround homebuying. Unfortunately, these common beliefs can cost you money or prevent you from getting a home. Before starting house hunting, make sure you aren’t falling prey to the following misconceptions. […]

11 Ideas for Living on Social Security Alone – Brandon Ballenger

Dmytro Zinkevych / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on NewRetirement. Living on Social Security alone is not only possible, but many retirees already accomplish that very feat every year. While the lifestyle associated with Social Security income isn’t exactly luxurious, it doesn’t have to equal rice and beans for the rest of your […]

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Travel

How to Apply for Dubai Visa from Nigeria – travelwaka

Applying for a Dubai visa from Nigeria is the first step to take when planning a trip to Dubai. Dubai offers an e-visa to Nigerian citizens. You can process your Dubai visa online. Unlike other countries, Dubai does not require so much documentation. To get a Dubai visa, you can process the application online. Dubai […]

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Food

The 23 Essential Park City Restaurants – Megan Barber

Courtesy of Five5eeds From sushi in a luxe private tatami room to gastropub steaks in a rooftop igloo, here’s where to eat in Utah’s fanciest ski town Just 35 minutes from Salt Lake City International Airport, Park City is an easily accessible alpine oasis that has something for everyone: a walkable downtown, picture-perfect mountains, and […]

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