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48-hours only: Early-bird prices for Disrupt Berlin 2018

Das ist super geil — this is awesome! Early-bird prices for Disrupt Berlin 2018 passes have returned to the roost. But you need to act fast, because our time-sensitive offer expires in just 48 hours. This opportunity translates to serious savings in any lan

Cartoon: Mr. and Mrs. Perkins go gift shopping

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Morning Digest: Longtime Tennessee GOP senator won't seek another term in 2020

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. Leading Off ●

Stuhec marks return from injury by winning downhill

lka Stuhec won a World Cup downhill race for her first victory since missing all of last season with an injury

Auction Preview: Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles at Montgomery Auction, Columbia, Dec 22

What: Fine Chinese Snuff BottlesWhere: Montgomery Auction, 9570 Berger Rd, Suite D, Columbia, MD, USAWhen: December 22, 09.00 AM ESTTop lots of the sale:- Chinese enamelled snuff bottle, Qianlong Mark, Signed Lang Shi Ning. H 7 cm. From the collection of Sar

Seismic scores $100 million Series E investment on $1 billion valuation

Seismic has been helping companies create and manage their sales and marketing collateral since 2010. Today the company announced a $100 million Series E investment on a $1 billion valuation. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and T Rowe Price.

Loeb's lack of testing no concern for Hyundai

Loeb last week was confirmed for six 2019 rallies for Hyundai, and will share the third car with Dani Sordo alongside regulars Thierry Neuville and Andreas Mikkelsen. Read Also: Loeb's Hyundai deal forces Paddon out of WRC The nine-time World Rally champion w

Pramerica to acquire DHFL’s stake in DHFL Pramerica Asset Managers

The transaction will make DPAM a wholly-owned business of PGIM, the global asset management business of Prudential Financial.

Ex-president of Oberoi Group, Kapil Chopra announces launch of The Postcard Hotel, India’s all new experiential luxury hospitality brand

The Postcard Hotel has announced the opening of three luxury hotels on the opening day, ready to receive guests, spread across Goa.

Historic Israeli Moon Mission Will Carry Time Capsule to Space

Israel’s first spacecraft—packed full of national, cultural, and traditional symbols—is scheduled for launch from Cape Canaveral in February. Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and nonprofit SpaceIL this week unveiled a time capsule that will […

How much are we learning about the genome? Natural selection is science's best critic

Even as they've struggled to highlight parts of the human genome worth investigating, scientists have wondered how much they're actually learning through the methods they use. Now, two researchers have determined that natural selection and our own evolutionar

4 Must-Have New Soundtracks from Waxwork Records for Your Vinyl Collection

For vinyl soundtrack collectors all over, this is truly the golden renaissance. A handful of companies these days have really listened to fans clamoring to get their favorite original scores on vinyl; and […] The post 4 Must-Have New Soundtracks from Wa

It Turns Out Feathers Are 70M Years Older Than We Thought

A new discovery pushes the origin of feathers back by 70 million years. Paleontologists found that pterosaurs had at least four types of feathers in common with the dinosaurs they lived alongside 230 […] The post It Turns Out Feathers Are 70M Years Olde

Messi receives 5th Golden Shoe award for Europe's top scorer

Lionel Messi has received his record fifth Golden Shoe award for leading all of Europe's leagues in scoring last season

Waiting period for EB-5 visas may extend to 7 years in 2019

Applying earlier for the EB-5 permanent residency programme of the US would ensure timely approvals

Yes Bank sells 2.13% stake of Fortis Healthcare in multiple tranches

Yes Bank sold 12,337,323 equity shares, constituting 2.1279 percent of the paid-up share capital of Fortis Healthcare (FHL), in various tranches, the last one being on December 18, 2018.

Yellow Vest movement blowback to financial crisis that never ended – RT’s Keiser Report

Current events happening in France or the so-called #GiletsJaunes movement is a blowback of the financial crisis of 2008, say Max and Stacy from RT’s Keiser Report. Read Full Article at RT.com

Grab some popcorn for Rocket Tuesday! The year in space goes out with style

It’s Rocket Tuesday! If everything goes off there will be a launch of a Falcon 9, a Delta IV, a Soyuz, AND Blue Origin's New Shepherd. All on one day. SpaceX will start the day, at 9:11 ET, with a Falcon 9 launch from Cape Canaveral. That flight will be de

With demand falling, retailers offer gold to Indians for as little as Re 1

Demand for gold is falling, partly as a result of government measures, higher local prices and the metal's fading appeal among more youthful customers

Piaget Launches Flagship Boutique in Sydney, Australia

Piaget celebrated the launch of their first Australian boutique with an intimate harbourside dinner at a private residence in Darling Point. Against a backdrop of sweeping Sydney Harbour views and illuminated by candlelight, the Maison welcomed guests and sha

SEBI to implement valuation norms for debt securities shortly, says ED Muralidhar Rao

There was a need to review valuation norms in order to ensure interest of incoming, outgoing and existing investor is protected.

John Deere unveils smallest tractor to take on Mahindra Jivo

The four-wheel drive 3028EN tractor is developed by John Deere India though the company did not reveal investment details for its development. Pricing details will also be revealed in the coming weeks.

UEFA investigates alleged offensive chants by Chelsea fans

UEFA says it wants a deeper investigation into alleged anti-Semitic chants by Chelsea fans that the club condemned after a Europa League game

Ada nets $19 million Series A to grow its customer service chatbot

Ada is on a mission to build chatbots powered by artificial intelligence. The company today is announcing a $19 million Series A that will go far in helping it reach that goal. The company sees the capital fueling international expansion and launching product

The Weird Reason 'Tsunami Fires' Broke Out After Japan Earthquake

Here's why the ocean appeared shiny and bubbling after a tsunami hit Okushiri Island.

All That Glitters Is Not Food: FDA Warns to Watch Out for Non-Edible Glitters

If you're thinking about glitzing up your holiday baking with some food glitter, health officials have a warning for you.

Too Much Screen Use Really Might Change Your Kid's Brain

Some say the hysteria over screen time echoes parents' worries that their kids were watching too much TV in the 1980s. But new studies show there's nothing overblown about parents' growing concern.

Matter Sucked in by Black Holes May Travel into the Future, Get Spit Back Out

What happens at the center of a black hole? Not a singularity, as Einstein’s theories predict.

After Texas Obamacare decision, real health care reform is more urgent than ever

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Preview: Wild vs. Sharks

On Monday, the Minnesota Wild got some good news on the injury front as well as bad news.

Former VW boss Winterkorn leaves Bayern supervisory board

Former VW boss Winterkorn leaves Bayern supervisory board

BMW: DTM still needs more manufacturers for 'stability'

Following the exit of Mercedes, the DTM managed to attract a third marque to join the grid in 2019 in the form of Aston Martin, which will be represented via a new tie-up between R-Motorsport and HWA. It comes as the DTM moves towards a new common ruleset, kn

Ricciardo suffered hardest year mentally

The Australian won two of the first six races but failed to finish on the podium over the next 15 events as poor reliability, chiefly from Red Bull's engine supplier Renault, blighted his campaign. Ricciardo, who has now left Red Bull and will race for the Re

Crude oil slides to year lows on oversupply fears despite agreed cuts

Oil prices dropped more than 3 percent on Tuesday with main crude benchmarks, Brent and WTI, trading at the lowest levels in more than a year. Forecasts of record US shale oil output triggered worries about global oversupply. Read Full Article at RT.com

Auction Preview: Antiques at 5 Treasure, Port Jefferson, Dec 29

What: AntiquesWhere: 5 Treasure, 199 Norwood Avenue, Port Jefferson, NY, USAWhen: December 29; 10.00 am ESTTop lots of the sale:- East Han Bronze Animal for Keeping Away from Evil. This bronze animal has two horns which mean to keep away from evil. It ha

Auction Preview: Classic Car Auction at Oldtimer Galerie Toffen - The Swiss Auctioneers, Gstaad, Dec 29

What: Classic Car AuctionWhere: Oldtimer Galerie Toffen; Gurbestrasse 1, 3125 Toffen, SwitzerlandWhen: December 29; 04.00 pm CETTop lots of the sale:- Porsche 356 A 1500 GS Carrera GT, 1958. With only 35 examples built, this is one of the «holy grails&r

Auction Preview: Asian Antique and Artwork at Portland Antique Gallery, Portland, Dec 29

What: Asian Antique and ArtworkWhere: Portland Antique Gallery; 5933 NE Win Sivers Dr. Suite 205, Portland, OR 97220, United StatesWhen: December 29; 10.00 pm GMTTop lots of the sale:- Natural Jadeite Bangle. Size 53.2 mm by 9.4 mm. Free Shippin. Estimate: $

With Rs 300-bn IPOs yet to take off, Sebi pitches for correct pricing

Sebi Chairman Ajay Tyagi asked investment bankers to do more 'diligence' while setting a price that will be acceptable to both the issuers as well as investors

2019 Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition makes a grand entrance - Roadshow

The Lincoln Continental's suicide doors are back and ready to usher riders onto red carpets the world over.

YouTuber punishes package thieves with glitter bomb, fart sprayer - CNET

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