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Costco (NASDAQ:COST) is raising its minimum wage to $16 an hour for  U.S. store workers
  Costco (NASDAQ:COST) is raising its minimum wage to $16 an hour for  U.S. store workers. Congress is still in debate...
Why did German Chancellor Angela Merkel say that she won’t take the AstraZeneca vaccine?
    Angela Merkel, one of the most respected person worldwide, has said that she won’t take the AstraZeneca...
Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) to Cut 5,000 Jobs and Close More Stores
  With online ordering increasing, Best Buy (BBY) expects 40% of its sales to come from online purchases this year. That’s...
Paramount+ to stream ‘Behind the Music,’ MTV’s ‘Unplugged’ & More Music
  This spring, get ready for one more music streaming service as Viacom – CBS is launching Paramount+, its music...
Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) Q3 Earnings & Breaking Revenues Top Estimates with $304 million in revenue
    Groupon  ( NASDAQ: GRPN) reported third-quarter 2020 non-GAAP earnings of 15 cents per share, versus the Zacks...
Washington DC Fox 5 suspends news anchor for “fat shaming” obese who get COVID-19 vaccine in tweet
  Blake McCoy, co-anchor of Fox 5’s evening broadcast has been suspended from his post at the WTTG station, for tweeting...
American diplomats forced to take anal swab coronavirus tests in China
    American diplomats, who are stationed in China, said that they were made to take anal swabs instead of respiratory...
Liz Cheney says Trump should not play a role in GOP or country future: McCarthy says he has a right to speak at CPAC
  On Wednesday, the rifts in the GOP were once again apparent during a House Republican news conference. The conference...
Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine meets requirements for emergency use authorization.
    The US Food and Drug Administration issued a report that  the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine has met the...
Ex-aide Lindsey Boylan alleges sexual harassment details against Governor Cuomo
  A former aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Lindsey Boylan  has accused Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment.  She said,...
Fry’s Electronics is permanently closing stores and going out of business
    “After nearly 36 years in business as the one-stop-shop and online resource for high-tech professionals across...
Jay-Z sells half of his Champagne brand  Armand de Brignac to LVMH, which owns Dom Pérignon and Moët & Chandon
  Jay-Z’s Champagne brand Armand de Brignac, also known as “Ace of Spades.” The terms of the deal were not...
NY Prosecutors Expand Trump Business Probe: To Look At Don Jr.
  Investigations on Donald Trump and the Trump Organization at the Manhattan District Attorney’s office are expanding....
Square (NYSE:SQ) Beats on Revenue $3.11 billion Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results
  Square last issued its earnings data on February 23rd, 2021. The technology company reported $0.32 earnings per share for...
Home Depot (NYSE:HD) earnings Q4 2020 top estimates $32.3 billion. Increases Quarterly Dividend by 10 Percent
  The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, today reported fourth quarter and fiscal 2020...
When Is the NEW Upcoming iPhone 13 Coming Out?
  Apple has always been secretive when it comes discussing new  smartphone launches. It’s been rumored that  the...
Spotify brings Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen together on podcast
  Former President Barack Obama and Former First Lady Michelle Obama started a production company called Higher Ground after...
Biden to Order Flags to Half Staff to Honor Half a Million U.S. Lives Lost To Coronavirus
  At a Monday briefing, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said that President Biden has ordered flags to be lowered at...
The Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Administration Provides More Lending to Small Businesses Relief Fund
    In United States Small businesses account for 44 percent of U.S. GDP, create two-thirds of net new jobs, and...
College Admissions Scandal Documentary ‘Operation Varsity Blues’ Coming to Netflix
      Operation Varsity Blues,” directed by Chris Smith, will premiere  on the streaming service on March 17,...
UK court rules to block Epic Games from contesting Apple’s Fortnite ban another well deserved win for the tech Giant
    Epic games the creator of Fortnite will not be able to  pursue its case against Apple in the United Kingdom,...
U.K. PM Boris Johnson reveals go-slow phased plan to remove England lockdown by June
    Boris Johnson has laid out a roadmap to ease England from total lockdown which went into effect from January 4. The...
Dominion sues  MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell for $1.3 billion
    MyPillow and its CEO Mike Lindell has been accused of spreading false conspiracy theories that Dominion Voting...
Video Republican Ted Cruz AKA ‘Cancun Cruz’ trolled with Mariachi band and call on ‘traitor’ to resign
    After coming back from Mexico and leaving stranded Texans and his dog behind angry protesters from the Houston...
Boeing  is  Suspending 777s After Engine Failure In agreement with the with the Federal Aviation Administration
  241 people were on board on the flight 328 from Denver International Airport to Honolulu when the engine blew up in the...
Supreme Court rejects Trump’s plea to keep tax records secret
    On Monday, the Supreme Court refused to step in and stop the handing over of Trump’s tax records to a New...
GOP Arkansas Governor Hutchinson says Trump reelection 2024 would “hurt” Republicans
    On Sunday, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson said that former President Donald Trump would not receive his support...
Android 12 Developer Preview: Is 5G Pixel 6 XL coming soon?
      Last week the first Android 12 Developer was released. According to Mishaal Rahman, XDA, it has a hidden UI...
Why Should you Publish a FREE Blog on CWEB.com and Pick Your Unique URL
    If you are one among the many who have wanted to publish a blog but have not done so for number of reasons, here is...
Bay Area Costco Store to Offer Coronavirus Vaccine
    On Saturday, Costco announced that it will also offer the coronavirus vaccine in certain stores in California,...
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine no longer needs ultra-freezing temperature for storage
  In a report on Friday, manufactures of the COVID-19 vaccine, Pfizer BioNTech, said that it no longer has to be stored at...
Images and Live Video of Debris falling from United Airlines Boeing 777 on Broomfield neighborhood
    Broomfield, Colorado — Large pieces of metal fell down on northwest Denver metro neighborhoods Saturday afternoon...
Australia confirms Facebook back in talks with government after earlier news ban
  Scott Morrison, the Prime Minister of Australia, said that the social media giant Facebook has come back to the...
Tension laid bare as Buckingham Palace releases statement on Prince Harry and Megan Markle
    The tale of two sides (the royal family and the Sussexes) one from and the other across the pond has taken a new...
President Biden to visit Texas soon and sign major disaster order after winter storm batters state
  On Friday, President Joe Biden announced that he will visit Texas soon and will also sign a major disaster declaration for...
Texas Winter Storm Freezes Pipes: Millions Face Water Crisis. Shocking Videos.
  Americans down south are facing several crises due to winter storms in Texas. After power shortages for days, most of the...
House Democrats advance $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid bill and $1,400 direct checks for Americans. Read Full Bill.
  Democrats on Friday advanced a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill and releasing the full bill text which includes an increase in...
Can blue gas overtake Tesla? New emission- free processes fuel 300-mile full tank trip compared to 250 mile from Musk’s single battery charge electric car
  Tesla has long been considered the powerhouse of future vehicles with the advent of its electric cars and has remained the...
Two Floridians dressed as elderly women to try and get second doses of Covid-19 vaccine
    On Thursday, the Director of the Florida Department of Health in Orange county said that two women had been...
The UK’s Supreme Court has ruled Uber drivers must be treated as workers rather than self-employed
    The UK’s Supreme Court has rules Uber drivers must be treated as workers rather than self-employed. Thousands...
Walmart will raise wages to average over $15 per hour: 425,000 workers to benefit
  On Thursday, Walmart, the nation’s largest private employer, will increase the pay for workers to an average above $15...
Jim Hendren, Senator Arkansas, leaves GOP after ‘many sleepless nights’: Registers as Independent
    On Thursday, Arkansas senator Jim Hendren issued a statement saying that he had decided to leave the GOP and...
San Diego Padres said to have agreed on 14-year deal with Fernando Tatis Jr. at $340 million
      On Wednesday, sources told ESPN that the San Diego Padres have signed a 14-year contract extension for the sum...
Apple TV Now Available on Google Chromecast
  Today, February 18, 2021 is the day when viewers who were looking forward to watching Apple TV programs on Google, can see...
Analysts predict Bitcoin to reach $1M while others call it a risk investment
    The past week crypto currency Bitcoin has crossed the $50,000 mark. This rally got a boost in interest if not...