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Evan Sharp, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer
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April 08, 2019 - 11:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Pinterest, among a gaggle of tech companies planning to go public this year, hopes to raise as much as $1.5 billion in its initial offering of shares. The digital scrapbooking site said in a regulatory filing Monday that it will put about 75 million shares up for sale at a price...
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In this April 18, 2017 file photo, conference workers speak in front of a demo booth at Facebook's annual F8 developer conference, in San Jose, Calif.
Noah Berger/AP Photo, File
April 08, 2019 - 9:18 am
By Danica Kirka, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — The U.K. unveiled plans on Monday to vastly increase government oversight of social media companies, with a first of its kind watchdog that could fine executives or even ban companies if they fail to block content such as terrorist propaganda or...
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President Donald Trump speaks during the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, April 4, 2019, in Washington.
Evan Vucci/AP Photo
April 05, 2019 - 7:27 am
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Abandoning his threat to immediately seal the southern border, President Donald Trump warned instead on Thursday that he'd slap tariffs on cars coming to the U.S. from Mexico unless the Mexicans do more to stop the flow of migrants and drugs to the...
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Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie Bezos
Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file
April 04, 2019 - 4:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon said Thursday that founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has finalized his divorce with wife MacKenzie, who will get a stake in the online shopping giant worth more than $35 billion. In a tweet, MacKenzie Bezos said she is giving up all her interest in The Washington Post, the newspaper...
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David Cattai, owner of Dino's Party Center in South Philly.
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Paul Kurtz
April 04, 2019 - 3:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The supply of helium, the second-most abundant element in the universe, has been up in the air these days. As a result, a worldwide shortage of the element — one that has to be mined from the ground and reserved — is causing disruptions for stores that sell a staple...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
April 04, 2019 - 2:02 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — As New Jersey legislators wrestle with whether to legalize adult-use marijuana, health officials in the state have issued a report suggesting that demand for medical marijuana is high enough that the program must expand to help those in need. There are a half-dozen...
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PARIS, Oct. 10, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A visitor looks at Andy Warhol's Campbell's Soup Cans during a media preview for the exhibition "Being Modern: MoMA in Paris" at Foundation Louis Vuitton in Paris, France, on Oct. 10, 2017.
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David Madden
April 03, 2019 - 3:41 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — More changes at Camden-based Campbell Soup amid investor concerns about the company’s recent performance. While no changes are planned in general staffing, the company’s chief operating officer will soon be gone as the company eliminates the position in a management...
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Amazon has trained its Prime members to expect low prices. So naturally those shoppers have been reluctant to dish out for expensive groceries at Whole Foods.
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April 03, 2019 - 12:08 pm
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) -- Amazon has trained its Prime members to expect low prices. So naturally those shoppers have been reluctant to dish out for expensive groceries at Whole Foods. Amazon bought Whole Foods in 2017 for nearly $14 billion to gain entry into the $860 billion...
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In this April 10, 2018, file photo, a high school principal displays vaping devices that were confiscated from students in such places as restrooms or hallways at the school in Massachusetts.
Steven Senne/AP Photo, File
April 03, 2019 - 11:00 am
By Matthew Perrone, AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials are investigating whether electronic cigarettes may trigger seizures in some people who use the nicotine-vaping devices. The Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it has reviewed 35 reports of seizures among e-...
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