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Phil Hall

July 29, 2022 9:57 AM
The first example of a celebrity endorsing a product came in 1850 when flamboyant showman P.T. Barnum imported the Swedish opera singer Jenny Lind and ...
July 18, 2022 12:20 PM
Two new data reports released Monday morning are pointing to rising problems impacting the U.S. housing market. Construction Concern: The latest Housi ...
July 18, 2022 10:17 AM
The Walt Disney Co.’s (NYSE: DIS) fastest-growing U.S. streaming service is not the eponymous jewel in its digital crown, but an asset it picked ...
July 18, 2022 10:00 AM
Global investors are paying record prices for U.S. residential real estate. What Happened: According to new data from the National Association of Real ...
July 18, 2022 8:46 AM
The second quarter of this year was a jackpot-smashing time for Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA). According to data from Cox Automotive, Tesla was not only the to ...
July 17, 2022 12:49 PM
“Thor: Love and Thunder” lost audience love and box office thunder during its second week in U.S. theatrical release, but it nonetheless h ...
July 16, 2022 1:53 PM
July 17 is National Ice Cream Day, a commemoration signed into law in 1984 by President Ronald Reagan via a proclamation that declared ice cream to be ...
July 16, 2022 11:03 AM
Many people have dreamed of packing it all up and moving to another country to begin a new professional and personal life. According to InterNations, ...
July 16, 2022 8:46 AM
To the surprise of perhaps no one, the San Francisco Bay Area was named the leading labor market for the U.S.-Canadian technology workforce in the Sco ...
July 15, 2022 5:30 PM
Sometimes, real life can be more interesting than reel life. Case in point: Delia Owens’ 2018 best-selling novel “Where the Crawdads Sing, ...
July 15, 2022 3:56 PM
The U.S. small business community has seen the near future — and nearly half of don’t see themselves continuing to operate in it. Wha ...
July 15, 2022 11:51 AM
The record-high inflation level has yet to take a bite out of Americans’ dining out habits, as a new survey from Popmenu found that 40% of indiv ...
July 15, 2022 10:41 AM
The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) has yet another controversy over one of its films, this time involving the new Marvel Cinematic Universe movie “ ...
July 14, 2022 7:16 PM
Just when you thought you knew everything there was to know about Vincent van Gogh, a hitherto unknown painting by the brilliantly doomed artist emerg ...
July 14, 2022 5:13 PM
A California state legislator representing the Bay Area declared San Francisco is "veering toward a public health mess" after the city&rsquo ...
July 14, 2022 4:28 PM
Ivana Trump, the Czechoslovakian-born first wife of Donald Trump who worked as a partner in his rise to fame and fortune in New York City’s comm ...
July 14, 2022 1:07 PM
Japanese currency markets are in a new state of tumult as the yen hit a 24-year low against the U.S dollar. What Happened: The Japan Times report ...
July 14, 2022 12:34 PM
Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has poured more than $1 million into a lobbying effort seeking to block the passage of antitrust legislation aimed at m ...
July 14, 2022 12:22 PM
The renewed rise in mortgage rates, a major mortgage-backed securities deal featuring non-qualified mortgages and a cooling in rental housing prices d ...
July 14, 2022 8:46 AM
Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) went down Thursday morning, with users being disconnected from the social media giant’s website and app. What Happened ...
July 13, 2022 4:05 PM
Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) will soon be offering Bobbie, a European-style USDA Organic infant formula made by the same-named San Francisco co ...
July 13, 2022 3:32 PM
New York City is not lacking in problems: rising crime levels coupled with record-high retirements and resignations from its police force, skyrocketin ...
July 13, 2022 11:36 AM
This morning’s news that the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI) grew 1.3% month-over-month and 9.1% year-over-year in June set off a firestorm of c ...
July 13, 2022 10:19 AM
The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) and Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) have announced new strategies to solidify the advertising on their respective streaming ser ...
July 13, 2022 10:11 AM
Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX) has announced the nationwide availability of a lab-developed, automated molecular diagnostic test to identify if a perso ...
July 13, 2022 10:08 AM
Five years ago, astronomers were electrified to confirm the discovery of Comet C/2017 K2, more commonly known as Comet K2. At the time, it was believe ...
July 12, 2022 1:25 PM
NASA unveiled a series of dramatic full-color photographs taken by the James Webb Space Telescope, offering the deepest imagery ever captured of the d ...
July 12, 2022 11:29 AM
The average price paid for a new vehicle in the U.S. during June was $48,043, according to new data Kelley Blue Book, a Cox Automotive company. This m ...
July 12, 2022 11:03 AM
Three former Florida-based employees of the Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) have filed a lawsuit claiming that they were fired after challenging the compa ...
July 11, 2022 3:27 PM
Twitter’s (NYSE: TWTR) lawsuit against Elon Musk over his attempt to withdraw from his acquisition of the company marks the latest in a long, lo ...