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The Kardashian-Jenners built dynastic wealth off TV deals, and their new pact with streaming superpower Disney is the latest move in expanding their $2 billion empire

The Kardashian-Jenners signed a multiyear deal with Disney to produce “new global content” that will stream on its Hulu and Disney Star platforms, according to a Disney press release. The content will air in late 2021, after the final season of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” on E!, for which […]
The Kardashian-Jenners built dynastic wealth off TV deals, and their new pact with streaming superpower Disney is the latest move in expanding their $2 billion empire
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Take a look inside Kamala Harris’ multimillion-dollar real estate portfolio, which includes property in California and Washington, DC

Before joining Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on his 2020 ticket, Sen. Kamala Harris spent 16 years working in California and national politics. She was first a District Attorney and Attorney General in California, and then a US Senator. The Wall Street Journal’s Katherine Clarke reported that Harris owns multiple […]
Take a look inside Kamala Harris’ multimillion-dollar real estate portfolio, which includes property in California and Washington, DC
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Meet Kamala Harris, America’s vice president-elect

Democratic nominee Joe Biden is projected to win the presidency, making running mate Sen. Kamala Harris vice president-elect. Harris makes history by becoming the nation’s first vice president-elect who is a woman, Black, or of Indian descent. Before joining the US Senate, she served as the district attorney of San […]
Meet Kamala Harris, America’s vice president-elect
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Meet Robert Mercer, the conservative billionaire who was a megadonor for Trump during the 2016 campaign but is notably absent in 2020

Robert Mercer and his daughter, Rebekah, were amongst the most prominent conservative megadonors in 2016, extending unwavering support to President Trump. So far, Mercer has only made one six-figure donation to Trump’s reelection campaign. An influential figure in the hedge-fund industry and a computer scientist, Mercer made principal investments in […]
Meet Robert Mercer, the conservative billionaire who was a megadonor for Trump during the 2016 campaign but is notably absent in 2020
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A Beverly Hills mansion replete with COVID-19-era amenities like a coronavirus cleaning room and a ‘Zoom room’ is on the market for $18 million. Take a look inside.

A Beverly Hills home is on the market with coronavirus-era modifications like a room stocked with face masks, disinfecting wipes, and hand sanitizer. The property is currently on the market for $US18.7 million. The house also has perks like a wine cellar, pool, and a partnership with the iconic Beverly […]
A Beverly Hills mansion replete with COVID-19-era amenities like a coronavirus cleaning room and a ‘Zoom room’ is on the market for $18 million. Take a look inside.
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I took a virtual drawing class taught by professors for $75 — and while I enjoyed it and would take it again, I understand why college students don’t want to spend another semester online

I took a $US75 virtual drawing class taught by college professors. The class made me long for my college years, but some elements of the undergraduate experience were missing, which made me thankful I finished school before the pandemic. I missed meeting my classmates and professors in the same space, […]
I took a virtual drawing class taught by professors for $75 — and while I enjoyed it and would take it again, I understand why college students don’t want to spend another semester online
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“It’s our neighbourhood, but it’s also a safety net:” How households in a Texas neighbourhood banded together to exchange essential items and help each other through the coronavirus pandemic.

A neighbourhood on the outskirts of Austin, Texas, is coming together to help each other through the coronavirus pandemic. Neighbours in Ratten Creek are donating supplies, money, and time to those who need help paying emergency bills and grocery shopping. Others are using their skills and passions, like art, sewing, […]
“It’s our neighbourhood, but it’s also a safety net:” How households in a Texas neighbourhood banded together to exchange essential items and help each other through the coronavirus pandemic.
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From bakeries in France to golf courses in Arizona, here is what is considered an ‘essential’ business during the coronavirus outbreak across borders

As countries, states and cities issue lockdowns and stay-at-home orders, only “essential” businesses are staying open. Businesses that fall under the “non-essential” category are mostly recreational, such as theatres, museums, and gyms,Business Insider’s Irene Jiang explains. While essential businesses typically include grocery stores, banks, and healthcare operations across the board, […]
From bakeries in France to golf courses in Arizona, here is what is considered an ‘essential’ business during the coronavirus outbreak across borders
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7 times Roger Stone has looked like a perfect Bond villain

On Thursday, Roger Stone wore round dark glasses and a top hat as he received his 40-month sentence after being convicted of witness tampering, false statements, and obstruction of justice,Business Insider previously reported. Aside from obstructing justice, Stone is also known for making odd fashion choices, such as his round […]
7 times Roger Stone has looked like a perfect Bond villain
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The mansion Tom Petty rebuilt after an arsonist tried to burn it down is back on the market for US$5 million just a year after it sold — here’s a look inside the sprawling Encino property

An 11,483-square-foot Encino, California, mansion once owned by late rockstar Tom Petty is on the market for $US4.995 million. Petty’s ex-wife was given the home in their 1996 divorce, and she unsuccessfully tried to sell it in 2013. In 2015, J.P. Morgan foreclosed on the property, then sold it for […]
The mansion Tom Petty rebuilt after an arsonist tried to burn it down is back on the market for US$5 million just a year after it sold — here’s a look inside the sprawling Encino property
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Sephora is opening 100 new stores across the country this year — here are 17 of the most iconic brands owned by its parent company, French luxury giant LVMH

In 2019, LVMH, the world’s largest luxury goods seller, saw record growth, bringing in revenue that reached €53.7 billion ($US59 billion), Business of Fashion reported. Last year, the conglomerate also agreed to buy American jewellery retailer Tiffany & Co. for $US16.2 billion, which, according to the New York Times, will […]
Sephora is opening 100 new stores across the country this year — here are 17 of the most iconic brands owned by its parent company, French luxury giant LVMH