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HungryPanda raises $20m in funding

1 hour ago   |   UKTN

HungryPanda, a specialist online food delivery platform serving Asian restaurants and overseas Chinese populations, has announced $20 million in funding led by Laurel Bowden...
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Aberdeen University set to lodge planning permission for £50million redevelopment project

3 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Aberdeen University has confirmed that its multi-million pound ambitions could be realised as early as September in 2022. Applications for planning permission are expected to...
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‘People are scared': New York City's Chinatown takes hit over coronavirus fears

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Businesses in the usually busy neighborhood are cutting staff as sales drop even though the virus has not yet made it to New York City New York City's Chinatown is typically a...
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Firm can learn from masters of disaster

4 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

Businesswoman Claire Forbes is using knowledge gained at a US training facility known as Disaster City to further develop the crisis management firm her father launched 25...
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The vampire video game that sinks its teeth into the 1%

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 mixes sex and the shadow economy in a fiercely political horror fantasy Vampires have stood for many things over the centuries. In...
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Demolition of old AECC building will begin next month

5 hours ago   |   Energy Voice   |   2 articles

Demolition of the old Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre will begin in weeks with the council still looking for tenants for the Bridge of Don site. The P&J has learned...
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Rothy's latest shoe drop is a new take on classic Mary Janes - here's our review after wearing them around New York City

Rothy's latest shoe drop is a new take on classic Mary Janes - here's our review after wearing them around New York City

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Rothy's, the footwear startup famous for turning recycled water bottles into colorful, breathable flats , just launched a new style for spring. The Mary Jane is available in...
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MARKET REPORT: Smith & Nephew shrugs off coronavirus concern 

MARKET REPORT: Smith & Nephew shrugs off coronavirus concern 

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Sales at the medical device group, which makes everything from bone screws to wound dressings, rose 4.8 per cent to a record £4bn, beating City estimates.
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Elizabeth Warren bought a full-page ad in a GOP billionaire's newspaper so she could taunt him about the $2.3 billion he'd pay under year one of her wealth tax

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Warren bought a full-page ad in a newspaper that's owned by Sheldon Adelson, a Republican billionaire, and said he would pay $2.3 billion in the first year of her wealth...
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In a leaked memo from Crux Informatics, the data startup backed by Two Sigma, Goldman Sachs, and Citi threatens legal action if its former employees talk to journalists

In a leaked memo from Crux Informatics, the data startup backed by Two Sigma, Goldman Sachs, and Citi threatens legal action if its former employees talk to journalists

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Crux Informatics, which raised tens of millions from Goldman Sachs, Two Sigma, and Citi, has overhauled its executive and technology teams since it was founded in last 2017, as...
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A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from...

A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan to quarantine

A crowd of Ukrainian protesters on Thursday attacked buses ferrying Wuhan evacuees to a quarantine hospital. The buses were transporting 45 Ukrainians and 27 foreign nationals... Read more ...

The Vive Cosmos is a brand new VR headset worth getting excited about

The Vive Cosmos is a brand new VR headset worth getting excited about

HTC's new Vive Cosmos modular VR headset When it comes to virtual reality headsets, the biggest names in the business are Oculus and Vive. The former is owned by Facebook... Read more ...

Doomsday mother Lori Vallow arrested in Hawaii, bail set to $5 million

Doomsday mother Lori Vallow arrested in Hawaii, bail set to $5 million

Doomsday mom Lori Vallow was arrested in Hawaii, according to the Kaua'i Police Department. Her bail is set at $5 million. Two of her children, Tylee Ryan, 17, and Joshua... Read more ...

A Google manager has been arrested and charged with murder after his wife...

A Google manager has been arrested and charged with murder after his wife was reported missing in Hawaii

Google product manager Sonam Saxena has been arrested in connection with the disappearance of his wife, Smriti Saxena. Smriti, who was a Microsoft business program manager, was... Read more ...

Corbyn willing to serve in shadow cabinet under new Labour leader

Corbyn willing to serve in shadow cabinet under new Labour leader

Mr Corbyn says he would be happy to serve in any capacity Jeremy Corbyn says he would be happy to serve in any future shadow cabinet if the new Labour leader asked him to do... Read more ...

Traders betting against Tesla have lost nearly $12 billion so far this year

Traders betting against Tesla have lost nearly $12 billion so far this year

Tesla short-sellers are down nearly $12 billion in mark-to-market losses in 2020 through Wednesday's close, according to data from financial-analytics firm S3 Partners. That... Read more ...

Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Greg Robinson is facing federal drug...

Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Greg Robinson is facing federal drug charges after police found a whopping 157 pounds of marijuana in his rental car

Police in El Paso, Texas, say they found 157 pounds of marijuana in a car rented by Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Greg Robinson. Robinson and his former teammate from... Read more ...

Elizabeth Warren tore into Bloomberg at the Democratic debate for linking...

Elizabeth Warren tore into Bloomberg at the Democratic debate for linking the end of a discriminatory housing practice to the 2008 financial crisis

Warren torched Bloomberg at Thursday's Democratic debate in Las Vegas over his past comments linking the end of redlining to the 2008 financial crisis. "When Mayor Bloomberg... Read more ...

L Brands CEO steps down as company sells majority share in Victoria's Secret

L Brands CEO steps down as company sells majority share in Victoria's Secret

Les Wexner is stepping down as CEO and chairman of L Brands after nearly six decades at the helm of the company. The company is selling a 55% stake in Victoria's Secret to... Read more ...

Tesla's 110% stock rally could signal an electric revolution, and this miner...

Tesla's 110% stock rally could signal an electric revolution, and this miner expects to cash in

Tesla stock has rocketed about 110% in 2020, hitting a record high of $917 on Wednesday. Hochschild Mining said the electric-car maker's rally bodes well for its rare-earth... Read more ...