Twitter suspends pro-Bloomberg accounts over ‘platform manipulation’ | US news

Twitter has started suspending and restricting dozens of accounts posting content promoting the Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg. “We took enforcement action on about 70 accounts, which includes a combination of permanent suspensions and account challenges to verify ownership,”...

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser goes all-in for Mike Bloomberg for president

It is among the reasons Bowser (D), 47, says she is not fazed by allegations that former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg made profane and sexist comments about women. Since endorsing Bloomberg three weeks ago, she has become...

Warren Buffet reports $29B profit in Q4

Warren Buffett is "almost certain" that stocks will outperform bonds over time if interest rates and corporate tax rates remain low.Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, released Saturday, is a widely watched event on Wall Street and Main Street that...

It’s not about ‘whose fault’

Last year I was tucked into my coach seat on an American Eagle flight, plastic wine glass on my tray, when the guy in front of me suddenly jerked his seat into the fully-reclined position. As the wine...

Venmo, Noom and even Solitaire shared my personal info with data firms

Many of us have ditched cash and, instead, use smartphone apps like Venmo to pay for goods and services. The app is free, it takes just a second to initiate and finish a transaction. I don't have to write a check...

The Netflix ‘Love is Blind’ couples, rated

Throughout the first five episodes, six couples got engaged and were whisked off to a resort in Mexico. As their relationships become more “real,” some of them will come to wistfully remember the pods, the power they hold...

Lori Vallow appears in Hawaii court; bail set at $5 million

The mother of two missing children appeared in Hawaii court Friday after her arrest on an Idaho warrant for felony child desertion charges, the latest development in a case spanning multiple states, suspicious death investigations and allegations of cult-like religious beliefs.Lori Vallow's...

Tax refunds can vanish if you have old IRS bills, other debts

As much as people relish getting a tax refund, many others just dread seeing that money disappear to cover a host of delinquent bills — such as old income tax bills. "If you owe the IRS money, they're obviously not...

Mike Bloomberg under fire for using ‘snazzy ads’ to mask weak climate plan |...

Mike Bloomberg has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to environmental advocacy causes, but his campaign is coming under fire for a climate plan that lags far behind the other Democratic candidates for president. In the latest televised Democratic...

Will membership cards be required to get pizza?

Is the Costco food court becoming a members-only club?Or will only some locations bar the public from buying a cheap slice of pizza or $1.50 hot dog and soda combo without proof of membership?Signs have been spotted at...