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Elon Musk Says Paying Twitter $8 per Month Will Get You a Blue Verified Checkmark, Fewer Ads, and Priority in Tweet Replies and Search

Elon Musk offered new, but limited, details on Twitter's potential new verification system on Tuesday.

Neuralink Executive Says Twins With Elon Musk Conceived Via IVF

Zilis told colleagues the twins were conceived via in vitro fertilization.

Student-Loan Worker Says Income-Based Debt-Repayment Plans Have Always Been a ‘Bad Program’

The purpose of income-driven repayment plans for student loans is in the name: Give borrowers affordable monthly payments based on the income they're bringing home, with the promise of loan forgiveness after about 20 years.

South Africa health minister calls travel bans on country amid Omicron variant fears ‘unjustified’: report

South Africa's Health Minister Joe Phaahla said the move to place travel restrictions on the country amid fears over the new COVID-19 variant is "unjustified" at a media briefing on Friday, CNBC reported.

The shipping crisis in California is now so bad that officials should consider declaring a state of emergency, the head of the California Trucking...

Officials in Southern California should consider declaring a state of emergency to help ease clogged ports in the area, a state trucking boss said.

Taliban fighters riding bumper cars and a merry-go-round following their takeover of Afghanistan

As thousands of people swarmed Kabul's airport on Monday in a bid to escape the Taliban's takeover of Afghanistan, videos circulating on social media appeared to show armed Taliban fighters enjoying amusement-park rides.

Conservative Supreme Court Justice Breyer Signals He Won’t Be Retiring Soon—A Blow to Progressives

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has hired four law clerks for the fall term, the court confirmed to Bloomberg on Friday, signaling that he may not have plans to retire soon.

Man Group Has a Message for Reddit Rookies: We’re Watching You

The world’s largest publicly-listed hedge fund has decided that the Reddit mob is now too influential to be ignored.

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