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European Unity On Iran Nuclear Deal May Be Cracking

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Europe has so far remained united in its backing for the 2015 Iran nuclear deal or JCPOA, despite strong pressure from the Trump administration to abandon the agreement. The deal saw most sanctions on Iran lifted in return for limits on nuclear fuel enrichment – but the U.S. withdrew and re-imposed sanctions in 2018. As […]

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A USC student and TikTok star with 1.6 million followers explains the 3 main ways she earns money, and how much she makes

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Cosette Rinab is a junior at the University of Southern California and TikTok creator with 1.6 million followers. She splits her time between studying film and public relations for school, and growing her TikTok page. Rinab shared how she earns money through the app, from brand promotions, to music integrations, to livestreaming. She said the […]

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Here’s where the royal family gets their money

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The Queen doesn’t get all her money from taxpayers. She profits from a land trust called the Duchy of Lancaster in addition to the estates and artwork she inherited from her father. Prince Charles paid Harry and Meghan, William and Kate, and their children a combined $6.5 million (£5 million) in 2019, according to The […]

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New Street Protests in France Amid Pension Strikes

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Opponents of President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed overhaul of France’s pension system marched in Paris and other French cities Thursday, the latest round of street protests against the government plan that also has brought 43 straight days of railway strikes. At the call of trade unions, train and metro workers, teachers and other workers took to […]

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Investors from the DTX Company, Forerunner, Greycroft, and others name 16 direct-to-consumer startups that will take off in 2020

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While many direct-to-consumer upstarts matured in 2019, other new ones are emerging. Investors such as Greycroft’s Ian Sigalow, Science’s Peter Pham, and former Google and Oath exec Tim Armstrong are backing DTC startups like Kangaroo, Tonal, and StockX. Business Insider asked 16 investors which DTC companies they think will blow up this year and why. […]

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The Grand Hotel Birmingham Set to Open in Summer 2020

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Starwood Capital Group, a leading global private investment group, announced today that The Grand Hotel, housed in one of Birmingham’s most iconic buildings overlooking the city’s Colmore Row, will once again open its doors to the public in the summer of 2020, following a restoration that will return the city centre landmark to its former […]

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Rights Group Demands Israel Rein in Murky Spyware Company

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An Israeli court heard a case Thursday calling for restrictions to be slapped on NSO Group, an Israeli company that makes surveillance software that is said to have been used to target journalists and dissidents around the world. The case, brought by Amnesty International, calls for Israel to revoke the spyware firm’s export license, preventing […]

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Distributed Ledger Technology & the Blockchain Explained

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This is a preview of The Blockchain in Banking research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more insights like this with our brand new Banking coverage. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing banking news and analysis to your inbox. What Is a Distributed Ledger? Blockchain has gotten a lot […]

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It’s time for James Bond to jump to streaming TV

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The producers who oversee the creative direction of the James Bond franchise, Barbara Broccoli and Michael Wilson, told Variety in a new interview that they weren’t ruling out streaming in the future. The franchise is a major force at the box office, but after nearly six decades on the big screen, there’s also plenty of […]

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Few Statehouses Feature Memorials to Actual Historical Women

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Ohio’s Statehouse would join a small number of others around the country with outdoor monuments dedicated to real women in U.S. history under a proposal expected Thursday to create a memorial to Ohio women who fought for voting rights. Currently, all statues of historical figures outside the Statehouse are of men, including Christopher Columbus, President […]

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US green energy investment climbed to record highs in 2019 — despite the Trump administration’s stance on climate change

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The US renewable energy industry saw a 28% spending increase in 2019, ignoring the Trump administration’s views on climate change to reach a new investment record, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. The sector took in $55.5 billion in investment last year, beating out Europe and taking second place to China. The spending was bolstered […]