Finance

Autistic futures trader who triggered crash…

A U.S. judge has sentenced a socially awkward math whiz-turned-futures trader who helped trigger a U.S. stock market “flash crash” from his parents’ suburban London home to time served and a year's home confinement

5 Drinks That Can Help You Sleep

Sleeping the recommended time each night does not always come easy. Here are a variety of natural drinks that can help induce sleep.

UK to Enlist Huawei to Help Build 5G Network…

UK to Enlist Huawei to Help Build 5G Network Despite US Warnings The Trump administration has been pushing for a total ban on Huawei products, stating Beijing could potentially use the tech for spying. The administration also warned that information shared between the U.K. and U.S. could be put at risk. On Tuesday, the British government announced that it will allow Huawei to assist in building their 5G network. Huawei, who has been operating in the U.K. under government supervision since 2003, will reportedly be excluded from "security critical" areas. Ian Levy, National Cyber Security Centre, via CNN Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport A "disappointed" Trump administration will continue to encourage "all countries" to avoid using Huawei equipment. Trump administration official, via CNN

Apple holiday season tops projections as iPhone…

Apple is still reaping huge profits from the iPhone

MSGs More Common In Food Than You Think

Monosodium glutamate is a flavor enhancer commonly added to Chinese food, canned vegetables, soups, and processed meats.

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Seattle Introduces Smartphone Voting System

Seattle Introduces Smartphone Voting System Over 1.2 million residents in Seattle's King County will be able to vote via their smartphones. This type of voting process is a first for elections in the U.S. It is already being used in a current election concerning a board of supervisors. The election started on January 22 and will last until February 11. To vote, residents must provide their names and birthdays in a web portal. They must also provide signatures, which can be verified since voting in Washington is done through mail. Paper copies of electronic votes will also be counted for the election. King County director of elections Julie Wise says the mobile system makes it easier for people to vote. Julie Wise, via statement

Starbucks' results top estimates but coronavirus…

It was a happy holiday at Starbucks, but the coronavirus outbreak in China could slow the company's sales momentum

Engaging With Art May Help You Live Longer

New research suggests that going to museums, art galleries, concerts, the opera, or the theater may help older adults live longer.

Tailgate woes cause Ford F-150 recall in Canada…

Ford is recalling its popular F-150 pickup in Canada to fix a problem with electric tailgate latches

Rediscovering The Art Of Doing Nothing

The World Health Organization now recognizes burnout as a medical diagnosis, and unfortunately, it is affecting thousands of people on the daily.

Bad timing: New virus poses threat to fragile…

China's new virus is striking at a bad time for the world economy

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Scientist May Know Why Stress Causes Grey Hair

You don’t necessarily have to be 50 anymore to start seeing grey hair. Many young people are beginning to see more grey and white hairs, scientists believe they know why.

Budget deficit to break $1 trillion despite…

An annual congressional report says that the U.S. budget deficit is likely to burst through the symbolic $1 trillion barrier this year despite a healthy economy

Amazon Employees Mass-Protest Climate Policy

More than 350 Amazon employees went on a mass-protest in retaliation of the company's corporate communications policy its contribution to climate change.

In grinding manufacturing slump, 3M cuts another…

A profound slump in manufacturing and a trade war that has slowed economic growth in China has led to a second round of layoffs at 3M

How To Release Anger

Not dealing with anger head-on can lead to mental and physical damage. Here are some ways you can release your anger. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Shutterstock Clip4-Stringr Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Shutterstock Clip7-Shutterstock Clip8-Shutterstock

UNCG will visit Western Carolina on Wednesday night

What's next for the Keystone XL pipeline in South…

Plans for construction of the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline inched forward last week with several approvals at the federal and state levels

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Home Care Help People Save Money And Heal Faster

People prefer home care for many reasons, but the top reasons are being able to save money and getting treated in the comfort of their own home. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Shutterstock Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Shutterstock Clip6-Shutterstock Clip7-Shutterstock Clip8-Shutterstock

Trump taps ex-Tennessee House speaker for US…

President Donald Trump has nominated a former Tennessee House speaker to serve on the board of directors of the nation's largest public utility