This year in startups – TechCrunch

Welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I wrote about U.S. VC activity…

Business News

Ariana Grande’s sweatshirts inspired a series of TikTok memes

Ariana Grande's signature oversized sweatshirts have inspired memes on TikTok and Instagram.Grande recently responded to the trend, which has featured videos impersonating her sleeved hands doing everything from making sandwiches to washing…

Warren Buffett said an 89-year-old carpet seller would ‘run rings around’ Fortune 500 CEOs. Here’s the remarkable story of Mrs B

AP Images Warren Buffett said an 89-year-old carpet saleswoman would "run rings around" the best corporate executives and business-school graduates in America. Berkshire Hathaway's billionaire boss praised Rose "Mrs B" Blumkin after…

Colin Firth is splitting from Livia Giuggioli, his wife of 22 years

Colin Firth and his wife Livia Giuggioli are officially splitting after 22 years of marriage.The couple's publicists said they "maintain a close friendship and remain united in their love for their children."A…

Political News

China’s Hard-Liners Win a Round in Trump’s Trade Deal

BEIJING — President Trump’s initial retreat from his trade-war threats has handed hard-liners in China a victory. A longer, pricklier trade war and…

‘Mayors for Mike’: How Bloomberg’s Money Built a 2020 Political Network

Mayor Svante Myrick of Ithaca, N.Y., a city of about 31,000 that won a $100,000 Bloomberg grant for a supervised injection facility, said…

Money talk

13 Ways to Supercharge Your Focus, Increase Motivation and Boost Drive

From music choices to power naps, there are myriad ways to up your workplace game. December 14, 2019 8 min read Opinions expressed…

How Your Investments Can Change the World If You Truly Care About Them

Put your money where your values are. December 13, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. According to…

Entertainment News

Chase Young Says ‘Plan’ Is To Return to OSU, Not Thinking About Draft

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Ohio State superstar Chase Young -- the projected #1 overall…

Richard Grieco Breaks Down During Airport Bust for Public Intoxication

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com "21 Jump Street" star Richard Grieco doesn't react well when…

Kanye West & Joel Osteen Talking Religious Road Show

Exclusive TMZ.com Kanye West and Joel Osteen know a good thing when they see it,…

Sports News

Jose Mourinho refuses to deny claim Christian Eriksen wants Tottenham transfer exit

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho refused to deny that midfielder Christian Eriksen wants to leave the…

Paul Pogba’s vow to Man Utd’s young stars as French ace prepares for injury return

Paul Pogba has told Manchester United’s young players to make the most of their opportunity…

UFC 245 UK start time: Full card, running order, TV channel and live stream

There are not one, not two, but three world title fights in Las Vegas tonight…

World News

Boris Johnson goes north to celebrate crushing election win

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has visited northern England to thank newly elected Conservative lawmakers for their successful campaigns and…

Alleged militants kill police officer in eastern Indonesia

Alleged members of an Islamic militant group have shot a police officer to death in the latest assault targeting officials…

Ex-Sudan strongman al-Bashir gets 2 years for corruption

A court in Sudan has convicted former President Omar al-Bashir of money laundering and corruption, sentencing him to two years…

Travelling

Best things to see and do in Marrakech from bustling souks to ornate palaces

Marrakech makes for a pretty unique city break destination. After all, it boasts lively souks…

Technology News

This year in startups – TechCrunch

Welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump…

Health & Fitness

How two experimental Alzheimer’s drugs reverse aging

New research in mice reveals the mechanisms through which two experimental drugs that may treat Alzheimer's disease have broader, anti-aging properties and…