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Food tech startup Strong Roots raises $18 million for vegetable-based frozen products

Strong Roots, a U.K.-based technology company developing frozen natural health foods, announced that it's raised $18.3 million in venture capital.Read More...

Food tech startup Strong Roots raises $18 million for vegetable-based frozen products

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U.S. smartphone financing tech startup PayJoy raises $20 million PayJoy, a startup that has developed smartphone technology to facilitate access to credit in emerging markets, has raised $20 million from venture capital firm Greylock Partners, the company said on Thursday....
16:00, 05/23/2019

AI Startup Boom Raises Questions of Exaggerated Tech Savvy Engineer.ai says it uses artificial intelligence to help automate app-development. Current and former staffers say the company inflates its technical prowess to attract customers and investors....
13:34, 08/14/2019

Data warehouse startup Yellowbrick raises $81 million Data warehouse startup Yellowbrick has raised $81 million in a round of funding led by DFJ Growth, with participation from Alphabet's VC arm GV and others.Read More...
19:00, 06/05/2019

Israeli startup NeuroBlade raises $23 million to develop AI chip Israeli startup NeuroBlade said on Wednesday it has completed a $23 million early funding round, led by Marius Nacht, co-founder of Check Point Software Technologies, with the participation of new investor Intel Capital....
17:00, 06/26/2019

Self-driving truck startup TuSimple raises additional $120 million Self-driving truck startup TuSimple said on Tuesday it raised an additional $120 million from investors to be used to expand long-haul services for truck fleets and jointly develop an autonomous commercial vehicle with truck makers and suppliers....
23:34, 09/17/2019

Berlin startup Adjust raises $227 million in bet on mobile ad growth Adjust, a Berlin startup specializing in audience measurement and fraud prevention in mobile advertising, said on Wednesday it had raised $227 million to invest in expanding its platform and growing in new markets....
09:51, 06/12/2019

Israeli checkout-free technology startup Trigo raises $22 million Trigo, an Israeli-startup whose technology allows customers to automatically check out in grocery stores, said on Monday it raised $22 million in an early stage funding round, bringing funds raised to date to $29 million....
05:34, 09/17/2019

Brex raises $100 million at $2.6 billion valuation for startup-friendly credit card Brex, which offers corporate credit cards for startups and scale-ups, has raised $100 million at a $2.6 billion valuation -- less than a year after launch.Read More...
15:34, 06/11/2019

Linux security startup Capsule8 raises approximately $6.5 million led by Intel Capital Capsule8 has received a multimillion-dollar investment from Intel Capital. The startup will use the money to protect Linux production environments.Read More...
06:00, 08/08/2019

Valtix raises $14 million for cloud-native security products Valtix, a startup developing cloud-native enterprise security solutions, today announced that it's raised $14 million in a series A financing round.Read More...
16:17, 06/19/2019

Misfits Market raises $16.5 million to find homes for ugly food The burgeoning “ugly food” market is gaining steam, with New York-based Misfits Market today announcing it has raised $16.5 million in a series A round of funding led by Greenoaks Capital. Around a third of food produced globally each year is either lost or wasted, as reported by the Uni...
19:34, 06/11/2019

Dawn Capital raises $125 million for new Europe tech fund Venture capital firm Dawn Capital said on Thursday it had raised $125 million for its latest fund which is aimed at business-to-business technology companies across Europe....
10:34, 06/20/2019

Sennder raises $70 million amid road freight tech boom Sennder, a platform and marketplace that connects commercial shippers with smaller freight carriers, has raised $70 million in a series C round of funding.Read More...
12:51, 07/22/2019

Finistere, three Israeli firms to invest $100 million in food tech Food technologies-focused Finistere Ventures and three Israeli firms said on Monday they formed a partnership that would invest up to $100 million in agrifood startups in Israel....
06:17, 05/27/2019

Frozen Yogurt Is a Breakfast Food Eating a frozen dessert for breakfast seems like the ultimate morning rebellion. Not only is it the “wrong” time of day, but starting your day with all that sugar is a bold choice, though not much bolder than kicking off your morning with a cinnamon roll, if you think about it....
19:17, 05/24/2019

Quickly Thaw Frozen Food Using These Techniques If you’ve ever found yourself in a position where you need to defrost some chicken thighs ASAP, you’ve probably wondered which thawing method is best and also quickest. Well, you’re in luck—because that’s exactly what we’re about to tell you....
19:34, 07/19/2019

Make Frozen Teethers With Baby Food Pouches We are at a stage with our infant son where every unexplained expression of discontentment is met with the question: “Do you think he’s teething?” Right now, it’s likely that he is. He’s drooly and a little fussy, and whenever I let him feel the “cold” of a canned beverage straight out of the fridg...
20:34, 08/14/2019

Wilson: My snooker career almost died in a Findus frozen food factory "World Championship quarter-finalist Gary Wilson tells Desmond Kane how he was forced to take drastic action to save his snooker career from the deep freeze."...
14:17, 05/01/2019

Self-driving truck startup TuSimple raises additional $120 mln Self-driving truck startup TuSimple said on Tuesday it raised an additional $120 million from investors to be used to expand long-haul services for truck fleets and jointly develop an autonomous commercial vehicle with truck makers and suppliers....
12:19, 09/17/2019

Amazon Invests in U.K. Food-Delivery Startup Deliveroo Amazon is investing in British food-delivery company Deliveroo, becoming one of the startup’s biggest investors and giving it additional firepower against Uber Technologies’ Uber Eats service....
21:51, 05/18/2019

Amazon Invests in U.K. Food Delivery Startup Deliveroo Amazon is investing in British food delivery company Deliveroo, becoming the startup’s biggest investor in its latest funding round and marking the retailing giant’s latest overseas bet....
10:17, 05/17/2019

Virginia Theological Seminary, With Deep Roots in Slavery, Sets Aside $1.7 Million to Pay Reparations The Virginia Theological Seminary, in what is being called a first for an institution of its kind, has set aside $1.7 million in a fund to pay reparations to the descendants of enslaved Africans that toiled on its campus during the 1800s....
11:34, 09/11/2019

Lab-grown meat, GMOs, high-tech ag: 'Fate of Food' explores solutions to global food crisis Amanda Little explores how we'll feed the world when there too many mouths to feed amid intensifying climate change.        ...
21:34, 06/06/2019

With 150 million users, Brainly raises $30 million to expand its social learning platform in the U.S. Brainly, which claims 150 million monthly users globally, has raised $30 million to expand its P2P learning platform in the U.S. and elsewhere.Read More...
16:34, 07/25/2019

Cybersecurity firm Siemplify raises $30 million, brings total to $58 million U.S.-Israeli cybersecurity provider Siemplify said on Monday it raised $30 million in private funding, bringing its total raised to date to $58 million....
14:17, 05/20/2019

P&G Posts Strong Sales Even as It Raises Prices Procter & Gamble reported its highest quarterly sales growth in more than a decade, riding strong consumer spending on household staples even as the company continued to raise prices....
21:17, 07/30/2019

S&P raises Indonesia's rating to 'BBB' on strong economic prospects Ratings agency S&P said on Friday it had raised Indonesia's sovereign credit rating to 'BBB', citing the country's strong economic growth prospects and supportive policy dynamics....
11:51, 05/31/2019

150 of the top tech startup cities join forces at TNW2019 Silicon Valley may be the largest tech hub in the world, but other areas aren’t far behind. Major cities like Amsterdam and Barcelona have become thriving ecosystems for tech startups. But as we move into a new era of tech innovation, these cities are facing challenges like scaling, gender diversity...
05:51, 05/04/2019

GoPro raises revenue forecast on strong demand for new cameras GoPro Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast and reported a smaller-than-expected loss on Thursday, boosted by strong demand for its new line of action cameras from its flagship brand HERO, sending its shares up 13 percent....
01:51, 05/10/2019

Are Americans benefiting from the strong economy? A Fed report raises questions Almost 4 in 10 people wouldn't be able to cover a $400 emergency, according to the Federal Reserve report that lays out the everyday concerns that worry U.S. households....
03:00, 05/24/2019

Huawei Accused by Startup of Enlisting Professor to Obtain Its Tech Huawei is accused of enlisting a Chinese university professor working on a research project to improperly access the startup's technology, according to court documents filed last week....
15:17, 05/10/2019

PayPal backs Swedish financial tech startup Tink PayPal Holdings Inc has invested 10 million euros ($11.2 million) in Tink, a Swedish company that enables banks and financial technology startups to access financial data more easily, the companies said on Tuesday....
07:51, 06/04/2019

Reliance to Buy Majority Stake in Shopping Tech Startup Fynd Reliance has announced it will be buying a stake in Fynd, an Indian technology startup that is funded by Google and works as an inventory management platform....
01:34, 08/06/2019

Google invests in augmented reality tech startup Hello TeamSolar Hello TeamSolar has partnered with Google to create augmented reality (AR) technology focused on customized experiences in particular locations.Read More...
19:00, 06/05/2019

Nestle to boost healthy food products in Brazil, eyes partnerships Nestle SA will increase its natural and organic products in Brazil, its No. 4 market worldwide, as part of a wider Americas plan to cut sugar, sodium and saturated fats in its food, a spokesman said....
17:34, 05/17/2019

Cuba announces rationing of food and hygiene products amid US sanctions Cuba announced new rationing of food and basic cleaning and hygiene products as the communist-run island grapples with increased US sanctions and the economic crisis affecting its close ally Venezuela....
07:51, 05/11/2019

Royal Caribbean Raises Revenue Outlook on Strong Cruise Bookings Royal Caribbean expects to earn even more money per passenger this year due to strong demand for cruises and higher booking prices. The cruise-ship operator said first-quarter profit rose 14%....
23:17, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Safran raises profit forecasts after strong first half results France's Safran raised full-year forecasts as it reported stronger than expected first-half profits, sending shares in the world's second-largest aerospace supplier sharply higher on Thursday....
10:51, 09/05/2019

Montana man suing cryonics company for $1 million and return of father's frozen head  A Montana man is suing a cryonics company for $1 million and demanding his father's frozen head be returned after the company cremated the rest of his body. ...
03:51, 06/12/2019

New Startup-Focused Bank Gets More Than $100 Million From Investors A group of investors has bet more than $100 million on Grasshopper Bancorp, a new digital bank that is looking to tap into the growth of technology startups and the venture-capital firms that fund them....
19:17, 05/30/2019

Shopify raises full-year forecast on strong demand for e-commerce tools Canada's Shopify Inc raised its 2019 profit and revenue forecast on Tuesday, as a booming e-commerce market boosted demand for its tools used in buildings online shopping apps and websites....
15:17, 04/30/2019

Azim Premji-Backed Software Startup Latest Indian Tech Unicorn Icertis, which competes with SAP SE and Oracle Corp. to help businesses manage contracts in the cloud, has raised $115 million, propelling it to unicorn status as investors flock to enterprise......
16:34, 07/17/2019

Freedom Robotics raises $6.6M to take the hassle out of founding a robotics startup After years — decades even — of promises, the robotics industry is finally beginning to realize its potential. Nowhere is this phenomenon clearer than in the world of warehouse automation. Freedom Robotics, a new Bay Area-based startup, came out of stealth this week with plans to help ease the barri...
00:00, 07/24/2019

A Chinese EV Startup Screwed Aston Martin Out Of Over $20 Million In October of 2018, Aston Martin reported that it had sold the tooling and intellectual property of the Vanquish to a mystery buyer for $26 million. Now, Aston Martin has reported that the mystery buyer was Detroit Electric and, well, Aston shareholders may not actually be seeing most of that $26 mi...
06:51, 08/19/2019

Plant-based and vegan fast-food choices keep sprouting with more meat-free products coming Since January, Del Taco, Burger King, Red Robin and QDOBA Mexican Eats have joined the meat-free revolution by adding new vegan-friendly menu items.       ...
18:00, 07/01/2019

Finished Tech Products Could Take Some Blows in Tariffs Fight Escalating volleys of tariffs by the U.S. and China stand to pile pressure on already stressed supply chains, potentially pinching technology companies and consumers on both sides....
18:34, 05/14/2019

Here’s how to find ethical alternatives to big tech products and services It’s not like any of us went to a store for unethical people and told the clerk to load us up with dozens of products and services developed by companies that have no regard for personal privacy, human rights, or the future of our planet. But here we sit. There’s a good chance that the company that ...
05:00, 06/08/2019

Digital Banking Startup Overcomes Setbacks to Raise $170 Million A digital bank with operations across Europe which recently launched in the U.S. has raised another $170 million in its latest funding round, pushing its valuation to $3.5 billion....
16:51, 07/18/2019

Blockchain startup Ripple buys $30 million stake in MoneyGram Blockchain firm Ripple has bought $30 million worth of shares and warrants in MoneyGram International Inc, the two companies said on Monday, as they partner to use Ripple's product for cross-border payment and foreign exchange settlement....
02:17, 06/18/2019

The tech media keeps hyping awful, exploitative fintech products I’ve long espoused the belief that the entire tech press corps deserves to be quarantined on an isolated island in the South Pacific, where they don’t have phones or the internet. No exceptions. It’s a bit extreme, but it’d spare the rest of humanity our collective incredulous, fawning fuckwittery w...
16:51, 08/09/2019

GV joins $50 million investment in ‘wearable therapy’ startup Cala Health Cala Health, a startup that's developing "wearable therapies" to tackle hand tremors, has raised $50 million in a round of funding from GV and others.Read More...
15:51, 05/21/2019

At-home blood testing startup Baze rakes in $6 million from Nature’s Way By now, the venture world is wary of blood testing startups offering health data from just a few drops of blood. However, Baze, a Swiss-based personal nutrition startup providing blood tests you can do in the convenience of your own home, collects just a smidgen of your sanguine fluid through an MIT...
09:51, 08/31/2019

Biotech Startup Century Therapeutics Lands $250 Million in Venture Financing Corporate and venture-capital investors are funneling $250 million into startup Century Therapeutics to finance an effort to cure cancers through a new type of cellular therapy....
07:34, 07/01/2019

10th annual Hunger Walk raises money for food bank TUCSON – The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona held their 10th annual hunger walk at the Kino Sports Complex Saturday morning. Around 1,400 people were estimated to have participated in the fundraiser. The money raised will go to help feeding those in need. Every year The Community Food ...
01:51, 09/16/2019

French photo startup Meero joins unicorn club after $230 million fundraising French startup Meero, which offers online editing and production tools for photographers, has raised $230 million in a boost for the country's technology and start-up scene that President Emmanuel Macron hopes will boost the overall economy....
10:51, 06/19/2019

Self-driving car startup Gatik emerges from stealth with $4.5 million in seed funding and Walmart partnership Gatik, a business-to-business self-driving startup based in Palo Alto, emerged from stealth with $4.5 million in funding and a Walmart partnership.Read More...
02:51, 06/07/2019

Read the pitch deck that business travel startup Lola used to secure $37 million in funding Lola.com CEO Mike Volpe thinks business travel on the whole is just horrible – but he saw that as a big business opportunity. Lola focuses on making it easier for medium-sized companies to manage corporate travel arrangements. Companies use the service to authorize employees to make travel-rel...
00:34, 08/22/2019

Two Health-Tech Companies Join IPO Parade With Strong Debuts Livongo and Health Catalyst, two rare health-technology firms joining the march of billion-dollar companies into the public markets, jumped in their trading debuts Thursday....
22:51, 07/25/2019

Ways to save money with tech: An assortment of apps and some products shine light on savings There are many ways to save money using technology. There's an array of apps, websites, and smart home products you can use to cut costs.       ...
09:17, 08/01/2019

London retains strong lead in tech investment -Mayor's agency London-based technology companies attracted a record 2.56 billion pounds ($3.26 billion) in venture capital in the first six months of 2019, more than twice as much as those in Berlin, the Mayor of London's investment agency said on Monday....
02:00, 06/10/2019

London retains strong lead in tech investment: Mayor's agency London-based technology companies attracted a record 2.56 billion pounds ($3.26 billion) in venture capital in the first six months of 2019, more than twice as much as those in Berlin, the Mayor of London's investment agency said on Monday....
04:17, 06/10/2019

‘Frozen dragon of the north’ flew over North America 77 million years ago If you were to travel back in time to an age when dinosaurs roamed the Earth, you’d have plenty of things to fear. Dinosaurs that ruled the land were often massive and the oceans were dominated by creatures just as fearsome. The skies had their own fair share of impressive beasts, and newly discover...
20:34, 09/11/2019

Celebrities and their food products that 'give back' A lot of celebrities these days have put their money in the food industry, and now thanks to some of them, we have a chance to eat healthier and give back.        ...
19:17, 08/02/2019

Shares on Shanghai's new tech board largely decline after strong debut a day earlier Shares on China's new tech-focused board, the "Star Market," mostly saw steep declines on Tuesday morning following a strong public debut a day earlier....
07:34, 07/23/2019

8chan vowed to fight on, saying its ‘heartbeat is strong.’ Then a tech firm knocked it offline. Abandoned by a key partner for its "lawlessness" in the wake of mass shootings, the anonymous message board vowed to stay online, even as its posters threatened more bloodshed....
07:34, 08/06/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Tech problems keep stocks soft; bonds stay strong Stock markets remained under pressure on Tuesday as worries about a clampdown on the world's internet and social media giants compounded mounting global trade and recession jitters....
12:00, 06/04/2019

Everything we know about uBiome, the startup that convinced Silicon Valley that testing poop was worth $600 million, and then saw its top leaders depart amid an FBI investigation Erin Brodwin uBiome was founded in 2012 on the promise of helping ordinary people understand the bacteria living in and on them, known as their microbiome. The company eventually raised $105 million from investors and reached a valuation of $600 million. In late April, the FBI searched uBiome's off...
00:34, 07/02/2019

Finistere, 3 Israeli firms to invest $100 mln in food tech Food technologies-focused Finistere Ventures and three Israeli firms said on Monday they formed a partnership that would invest up to $100 million in agrifood startups in Israel....
07:00, 05/27/2019

Food-Delivery Companies Serve Restaurants Better Tech Delivery companies are sharing more data and fusing technology more seamlessly with restaurants to counter the growing sense that sending food to customers can be more trouble than it is worth....
23:34, 07/15/2019

Magic Leap Raises $280 Million From NTT DoCoMo The maker of augmented-reality goggles said it has garnered $280 million from NTT Docomo of Japan, as part of a new partnership with the telecommunications giant....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Ezoic raises $33 million to optimize websites with AI Ezoic, a Carlsbad, California-based startup developing an AI-driven platform for digital publishers, announced that it has secured a $33 million investment.Read More...
01:34, 08/07/2019

Pete Buttigieg raises nearly $25 million in second quarter Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said on Monday that his campaign had raised nearly $25 million in second-quarter fundraising. ​ ​That number is substantially higher than the $7 million Buttigieg raised in the first quarter. ​ ​”Thank you to the over 400,000 of you who have inv...
14:51, 07/01/2019

Amy McGrath Raises $2.5 Million in First Day of Kentucky Senate Bid The fund-raising haul was the most ever in the first 24 hours of a Senate campaign. But her opponent, Mitch McConnell, is a formidable fund-raiser as well....
03:17, 07/11/2019

Trump Raises $105 Million, Much of It in Small Donations The figure reported by the president’s campaign and the Republican National Committee dwarfed President Barack Obama’s fund-raising during the same period in 2011....
00:34, 07/03/2019

Wondery Raises $10 Million to Take Podcasts Global Wondery has raised $10 million in a funding round that values the podcast network at more than $100 million, as it seeks to add to its slate of original programs and expand internationally....
16:34, 06/27/2019

TriEye raises $2 million more for cameras that can see in the dark Israel-based TriEye has raised $2 million in follow-on funding to develop cameras that can see in the dark and inclement weather conditions.Read More...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Alegion raises $12 million for data annotation Alegion, a startup providing data annotation tools and services to companies like Airbnb and Walmart, has raised $12 million in venture capital.Read More...
21:34, 08/14/2019

Streamer Raises Almost $1 Million For Charity In Just Four Hours GuardianCon, which began a few years back as a small Destiny con and has since grown into an all-weekend show held in July in Orlando, also runs a week-long charity stream. Which has just raised over $3 million for a children’s hospital in Memphis....
02:34, 06/24/2019

Elizabeth Warren Raises $19.1 Million in Second Quarter (WASHINGTON) — Elizabeth Warren raised $19.1 million in the second quarter, her campaign said Monday, cementing her status in the top tier of Democratic presidential contenders and a leading voice of the party’s liberal base. The Massachusetts senator’s second-quarter contributions...
21:34, 07/08/2019

Biden raises $6.3 million in first 24 hours of campaign U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden raised $6.3 million in the first 24 hours of his campaign, providing a stronger showing than any of his rivals....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Toronto Raptors two-million strong NBA victory bash marred by shooting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and some 2 million other fans cheered the NBA champion Toronto Raptors on Monday in a victory celebration that united the nation, but the party was marred by a shooting that seriously wounded two people....
03:00, 06/18/2019

Over 2 million pounds of P.F. Chang's frozen meals recalled for 'undeclared allergens' More than two million pounds of P.F. Chang’s frozen entrees have been recalled due to "misbranding and an undeclared allergen," said the USDA.        ...
21:34, 05/06/2019

I spent a day eating food cooked by robots in America's tech capital Vivian Ho befriended an electronic arm and grappled with a defunct tea maker during a trip through Silicon ValleyAround the world, an industry has emerged around automating food service through robotics, raising questions about job security and mass unemployment while also prompting praise for strea...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Mux raises $20 million to simplify video streaming and analytics Video technology and analytics startup Mux has raised $20 million in a funding round led by Evolution Media, with participation from Accel and Y Combinator.Read More...
21:34, 08/14/2019

Volocopter raises $55 million to commercialize flying taxis German aviation startup Volocopter has raised $55 million in a round of funding led by Geely, as it looks to make urban air taxis a reality by 2022.Read More...
10:17, 09/10/2019

Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering, a regulatory filing showed on Monday, as the company looks to speed up its global expansion at a time it is facing growing U.S. regulatory scrutiny....
13:51, 08/19/2019

Expel raises $40 million to help companies manage cybersecurity Expel has raised $40 million for a managed security service that filters out false positives and helps companies keep on top of endless alerts.Read More...
14:00, 06/19/2019

China's Wanda Sports raises $190.4 million in downsized IPO Wanda Sports Group , a sport events owner whose interests include the distribution of media rights in Asia for the FIFA World Cup, said on Friday it priced a smaller-than-expected U.S. initial public offering (IPO) below its targeted range to raise $190.4 million. The Beijing-based company, a uni...
22:00, 07/26/2019

Esports organization Fnatic raises $19 million for big expansion Fnatic, the London-based global esports team owner, has raised $19 million in new funding and restructured its leadership as it plans a major expansion, the company said on Wednesday....
08:17, 05/01/2019

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. raises $120 million in outside funding Elon Musk's plan to connect major cities with Hyperloop tunnels is raising the interest of investors. Boring Co. authorized the sale of $120 million in stock today, reported Bloomberg. It's the first outside investment for Musk's infrastructure compa......
15:51, 07/26/2019

Kasten raises $14 million for app backup and recovery services Kasten, an enterprise-scale and cloud-native data management company based in Los Altos, California, has raised $14 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:17, 08/13/2019

Israel's Healthy.io raises $60 million, gets FDA ok for urine test Israel's Healthy.io said on Thursday it raised $60 million in funding and received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its smartphone-based urine albumin test to aid in diagnosing chronic kidney disease....
11:00, 09/12/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co. Raises $120 Million In First Outside Investment The investment values the company at about $920 million after the new cash injection, according to a Boring Co. spokesman. The chief investors in the round were 8VC, Vy Capital, Craft Ventures, Valor......
10:34, 07/27/2019

Vectra raises $100 million to protect cloud environments with AI Cloud security provider Vectra has raised $100 million in venture capital, it announced today, bringing its total raised to over $200 million.Read More...
19:00, 06/10/2019

Copper, which develops CRM tools for G Suite, raises $15 million Copper, a San Francisco-based developer of G Suite customer relationship management tools, has received an extension to its series C funding round.Read More...
18:17, 05/22/2019

E-commerce Platform Meesho Raises $125 Million In Funding The Meesho platform allows re-sellers of everything from jewellery to mobile phones to reach prospective customers via social media platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram....
00:17, 08/13/2019

Qomplx raises $78.6 million for analytics-as-a-service platform Reston, Virginia-based data analytics-as-a-service provider Qomplx has raised $78.6 million, bringing its total raised to over $100 million.Read More...
14:17, 07/23/2019

Joe Biden raises $21.5 million in second quarter, keeps pace with Buttigieg Former Vice President Joe Biden took in $21.5 million in the second fundraising quarter of the year, his campaign said on Wednesday, placing him behind only Pete Buttigieg among 2020 Democratic presidential candidates who have reported campaign donations for the period....
03:00, 07/04/2019

OpenFin raises $17 million to modernize financial terminals OpenFin, a company developing a Chromium-based OS for financial desktops, has raised $17 million in capital, bringing its total raised to $40 million.Read More...
16:00, 05/16/2019

EasyKnock raises $215 million to buy homes and lease them back to you New York-based EasyKnock, which buys homes from customers and leases them back at a fixed rate, has raised $215 million in a debt-equity round.Read More...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Capacity raises $13.2 million to index emails, files, and more with AI Capacity (formerly Jane.ai), a startup developing a platform that index emails, files, and more with AI, has raised $13.2 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Fieldwire raises $33.5 million to digitize construction sites Fieldwire raised $33.5 million to target construction firms with cross-platform software designed to help organize everyone involved in a building project.Read More...
20:51, 09/16/2019

France's Orange raises $616 million with sale of its BT stake French telecom giant Orange said it had sold its remaining 2.5% stake in BT , raising net proceeds of 486 million pounds ($616 million) as the former state monopoly faces a battle for market share in France. ....
14:00, 06/28/2019

Neurotrack raises $21 million to detect and track dementia Neurotrack, a Redwood City-based startup developing cognitive tests that can detect impairments in the hippocampus, the first structure in the brain to be affected by Alzheimer’s, today announced that it’s raised $21 million in series C financing led by by Khosla Ventures, with participa...
19:34, 06/11/2019

Matillion raises $35 million to transform data in the cloud Matillion, a U.K.-based data transformation toolkit provider, has rasied $35 million in fresh capital following a year of triple-digit growth.Read More...
16:34, 06/04/2019

Zenoti raises $20 million to manage salon and spa bookings Zenoti, a Bellevue, Washington-based startup developing booking software for the spa and salon industry, has raised $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:00, 08/23/2019

Kyndi raises $20 million for explainable AI that analyzes documents Kyndi, a startup developing what it describes as an explainable natural language processing platform, today announced that it's secured $20 million.Read More...
14:51, 07/10/2019

Juul raises over $750 million in expanded funding round E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, which is facing regulatory scrutiny in the domestic U.S market, has raised $785.2 million in an equity and debt offering as it looks to expand globally, a regulatory filing showed....
00:17, 08/31/2019

Kamala Harris Raises $23 Million Since Announcing US Presidential Bid California's powerful India-origin Democratic Senator Kamala Harris has raised more than USD 23 million since she announced her presidential bid in January....
07:34, 07/08/2019

Modsy raises $37 million for shoppable 3D room remodeling Modsy, a startup developing a platform that lets property owners create virtual renderings of rooms and restyle them in real time, has raised $37 million.Read More...
18:51, 05/21/2019

Women's Open raises prize fund to $4.5 million The Women's British Open winner's paycheck will be less than one-third of that of her male counterpart's at The Open, but the overall prize fund for the women's major has been significantly increased....
20:51, 07/08/2019

15Five raises $30.7 million for weekly employee evaluations 15Five, a San Francisco-based startup developing a suite of employee performance evaluation tools, has raised $30.7 million in venture capital.Read More...
16:34, 07/08/2019

Indus.ai raises $8 million for construction site management AI Indus.ai raised $8 million to further develop its computer vision that helps construction project managers track progress and safety compliance.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Bernie Sanders Campaign Raises $1.1 Million Since Tuesday Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign raised more than $1.1 million from 70,000 individual donations since Tuesday, the Vermont Senator announced on Wednesday, suggesting that he is slightly more popular than Tuesday’s CNN Democratic debate moderators Jake Tapper, Don Lemon, and Dana Bash would have...
04:51, 08/01/2019

Starbucks' China challenger Luckin raises $561 million in U.S. IPO Luckin Coffee Inc, the Chinese challenger to Starbucks Corp, on Thursday priced its U.S. initial public offering at the top end of its targeted range and sold more shares than planned in the biggest U.S. float by a Chinese firm this year....
10:51, 05/17/2019

Vulcan raises $10 million to remediate cybersecurity vulnerabilities Vulcan, a startup developing tools to help enterprise customers detect and fix software vulnerabilities, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
16:00, 06/26/2019

U.N. raises aid appeal for Zimbabwe to $331.5 million, many face starvation The United Nations on Tuesday increased its aid appeal for Zimbabwe to $331.5 million to help it recover from drought that has driven millions to the brink of starvation as well as a cyclone that hit eastern regions earlier this year....
21:00, 08/06/2019

MX raises $100 million to clean and process financial data MX, a Utah-based startup that cleans and processes data for financial institutions and financial tech firms, has raised $100 million in venture capital.Read More...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Drake’s esports team 100 Thieves raises $35 million Drake’s esports franchise 100 Thieves said Tuesday it has bagged $35 million in a new fund-raising round. The Post reported exclusively on May 30 that the Los Angeles-based team of professional gamers was looking to raise $25 million, and reported last week that the funding round was oversubscribed....
17:00, 07/16/2019

Budderfly raises $55 million to cut companies’ energy bills Budderfly, a Shelton, Connecticut-based startup that delivers corporate customers energy savings without out-of-pocket-costs, has raised $55 million.Read More...
20:51, 06/25/2019

Delivery robot firm Starship raises $40 million Starship Technologies, a company set up by two founders of video messaging business Skype, has raised another $40 million to expand its delivery robot business, it said on Tuesday....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Bellwether Coffee raises $40 million for eco-friendly roasters Bellwether, a startup developing a coffee roaster it claims is more eco-friendly than traditional roasters, raised $40 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:34, 09/04/2019

100 Thieves raises $35 million for esports teams and L.A. headquarters 100 Thieves has raised $35 million in funding for its esports club, content business, and its apparel business. The company will build a new HQ in L.A.Read More...
16:51, 07/16/2019

Pryon raises $20 million to automate enterprise workloads with AI Pryon, a Raleigh, North Carolina-based provider of AI-powered tools targeting enterprise, has raised a fresh $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:34, 06/11/2019

Icertis raises $115 million to automate contract management Contract management provider Icertis has raised a whopping $115 million in venture capital at a $1 billion valuation, it revealed this week.Read More...
15:51, 07/17/2019

Volta raises $20 million more to expand its network of electric car chargers Volta Charging, a startup building out a nationwide network of electric car chargers, has raised a $20 million extension to its series C funding.Read More...
15:17, 09/10/2019

Mexico auctions drug lords' properties, raises $2.9 million Sprawling ranches and houses with escape tunnels seized from drug lords have gone under the hammer in Mexico's capital. Some of the properties, including one where a cartel chief was killed by his brothers, got no bids....
18:34, 06/24/2019

AmfAR gala near Cannes raises $15 million for AIDS research A signed portrait of Mick Jagger by Andy Warhol, a motorcycle deigned by Lewis Hamilton and a vacation at a private island off Tanzania were some of the items that raised $15 million at the 26th amfAR gala and auction...
22:17, 05/24/2019

Argentina's Kaszek Ventures raises $600 million for LatAm startups Argentine venture capital group Kaszek Ventures said on Thursday that it had raised $600 million through two funds, adding to a wave of new money entering Latin America's burgeoning startup scene....
04:51, 08/30/2019

Warren raises $19.1 million for presidential bid in second quarter, third among crowd of rivals Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren raised $19.1 million in the second quarter of the year, placing her in the top three for the period among top-tier rivals, her campaign announced in an email to supporters on Monday....
04:34, 07/09/2019

Spectral MD raises $27 million for its AI-powered wound imaging system Dallas, Texas-based Spectral MD today announced that it's secured $27 million from the HHS to test the efficacy of its burn-diagnosing DeepView system.Read More...
15:51, 07/24/2019

Uniphore raises $51 million to bring conversational AI to customer service Uniphore, a conversational artificial intelligence (AI) platform for the customer service realm, has raised $51 million in a series C round of funding.Read More...
18:17, 08/13/2019

Unravel raises $35 million to manage and optimize big data apps Unravel, a startup developing a full-stack data operations platform for multi-cloud environments, has raised $35 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:34, 05/14/2019

Bestmile raises $16.5 million to optimize autonomous vehicle fleets Bestmile raised $16.5 million in venture capital as the startup continues expansion of a platform that manages autonomous and human-driven vehicles.Read More...
11:51, 08/28/2019

Reinsurance hedge fund Tangency Capital raises further $165 million Hedge fund Tangency Capital has raised a further $165 million to invest in the property reinsurance market, bringing its size to $265 million as the hurricane season gets under way, one of its......
00:34, 07/04/2019

Synapse raises $33 million to build APIs for financial services Synapse, a San Francisco-based startup developing APIs and products that help customers build consumer-facing financial services, has raised $33 million.Read More...
15:34, 06/06/2019

E.Ventures raises $400 million for early-stage U.S. and European startups E.Ventures, a 20-year-old fund with headquarters in San Francisco and Berlin, has raised $400 million for two early-stage venture capital funds.Read More...
21:34, 07/03/2019

Kamala Harris raises $12 million as campaign continues to surge Kamala Harris raised nearly $12 million during the second quarter of the Democratic primary — giving her a financial boost after a fiery debate exchange with Joe Biden. The California Democrat’s presidential campaign received donations from more than 279,000 individuals, who donated an average...
00:00, 07/06/2019

Chinese Esports Group Backed by Tencent Raises $775 Million in U.S. IPO Chinese video-streaming service DouYu raised $775 million in its IPO, capitalizing on the growing popularity of watching others play games on the internet....
13:00, 07/17/2019

NewtonX raises $12 million to help companies find expert consultants NewtonX, a New York startup developing search products that connect companies with subject matter experts, has raised $12 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:51, 06/18/2019

Employment Hero raises over $15 million to simplify employee onboarding Employment Hero, a Sydney, Australia-based startup developing tools designed to simplify onboarding, has raised over $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
09:17, 07/09/2019

3D printing platform Carbon raises $260 million at $2.4 billion valuation 3D printing 'digital manufacturer' Carbon has raised $260 million in a growth round of funding co-led by Madrone Capital Partners and Baillie Gifford.Read More...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Signpost raises $52 million to boost local business profiles Signpost, a New York-based startup developing automated marketing and customer relationship tools for small businesses, has raised $52 million.Read More...
15:51, 07/09/2019

Democratic presidential hopeful Buttigieg raises nearly $25 million in second quarter Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg raised $24.8 million from nearly 300,000 donors in the second quarter this year, more than doubling the number of individuals funding his White House bid, his campaign said on Monday....
15:34, 07/01/2019

ProGlove raises $40 million for barcode-scanning industrial gloves ProGlove, a Munich-based startup developing industrial gloves that improve barcode-scanning efficiency, has raised $50 million in venture capital.Read More...
10:17, 09/10/2019

Reputation.com raises $30 million to help businesses manage their online presence Reputation.com, a startup that provides solutions for tracking and improving online reviews, has raised $30 million in fresh venture capital.Read More...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Valimail raises $45 million to thwart email phishing attacks Valimail has raised $40 million in a series C round of funding, making it the latest in a line of startups raising funds for anti-phishing software.Read More...
16:17, 06/19/2019

Notable raises $40 million to personalize cancer drug regimens Notable Labs, a California-based provider of personalized drug combination testing for cancer patients, today revealed that it's raised $40 million.Read More...
15:17, 07/16/2019

Mason raises $25 million to expedite enterprise hardware development Mason, a startup developing a platform that expedites enterprise mobile hardware time to market, raised $25 million in series A funding led by Coatue.Read More...
21:34, 08/14/2019

Aera raises $80 million to extract and augment enterprise data San Francisco-based Aera (formerly FusionOps) has raised $80 million to develop data processing and augmentation products powered by machine learning.Read More...
16:51, 06/27/2019

Podimetrics raises $13.4 million to detect diabetic foot ulcers Podimetrics, a health management company developing technology that detects diabetic foot ulcers, has raised $13.4 million in venture capital.Read More...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Democratic presidential candidate O'Rourke raises $3.6 million in second quarter Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke raised $3.6 million in the second quarter, according to his campaign, a lackluster haul for a candidate once considered a fundraising juggernaut....
05:51, 07/16/2019

Cambridge Touch Technologies raises $10 million to let you text underwater Cambridge Touch Technologies, a startup developing pressure-sensitive touch tech for device displays, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
19:51, 07/23/2019

Postman raises $50 million to deliver its API collaboration platform to more partners Postman announced today that it has closed a $50 million round of venture capital to continue product development while reaching more enterprise customers.Read More...
14:00, 06/19/2019

Chinese AI start-up Megvii raises $750 million ahead of planned HK IPO Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) provider Megvii Inc, commonly known as Face++, said on Wednesday it raised $750 million in its latest funding round....
19:17, 05/08/2019

Remediant raises $15 million to help companies manage privileged access Remedient, a San Francisco- and Fort Worth-based provider of privileged account management software, has raised $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:00, 08/23/2019

EnSilo raises $28 million to monitor and remediate cyber threats EnSilo's security platform enables IT teams to proactively respond to cyber threats and conduct detailed analyses of ongoing and past intrusions.Read More...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Homeis raises $12 million to foster online immigrant communities Homeis, a New York- and Israel-based startup looking to foster online immigrant communities, has raised $12 million in additional venture capital.Read More...
02:00, 08/21/2019

PlayShifu raises $7 million to build educational AR experiences for children PlayShifu has raised $7 million to create engaging and immersive augmented reality experiences for children that encourage early STEM learning.Read More...
15:17, 07/24/2019

Kamala Harris raises $2 million in 24 hours after breakout debate California Sen. Kamala Harris' presidential campaign announced Saturday that it raised $2 million in 24 hours following her breakout moment in Thursday's 2020 Democratic debate....
20:17, 06/30/2019

Drivetime raises $11 million for interactive audio games like Jeopardy in the car Drivetime has raised $11 million for interactive audio games that you play while driving the car. And the latest game is Jeopardy, hosted by Alex Trebek.Read More...
10:17, 09/10/2019

Juul raises $325 million for global expansion amid US crackdown US e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering to speed up its global expansion as US lawmakers seek to crackdown on the vaping company, including in New York. Juul — 35% owned by Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc — has been refocusing its efforts on growing ...
15:34, 08/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Juul raises over $750 million in expanded funding round E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, which is facing regulatory scrutiny in the domestic U.S market, has raised $785.2 million in an equity and debt offering as it looks to expand globally, a regulatory filing showed....
01:51, 08/31/2019

Syte raises $21.5 million to power visual search for ecommerce Syte has raised $21.5 million for visual search tools that help any ecommerce company enhance their apps by letting customers search for goods using images.Read More...
10:17, 09/10/2019

Zendrive raises $37 million to encourage good driving behaviors with AI Zendrive, which uses machine learning and AI to lower insurance premiums by accounting for good driving habits, has raised $37 million in venture capital.Read More...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Recogni raises $25 million for power-efficient autonomous car inferencing Autonomous vehicle perception startup Recogni today emerged from stealth with $25 million in venture capital and a pedigreed team of engineers.Read More...
19:17, 07/31/2019

Shape Security raises $51 million, hits $1 billion valuation The company focuses on thwarting cyberattacks and frauds orchestrated by bots will use the money to invest in AI and grow its international business....
05:51, 09/13/2019

Security start-up Cybereason raises $200 million from Japan's SoftBank Boston-based security start-up Cybereason said Tuesday it raised $200 million in fresh funds from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp and its affiliates....
11:34, 08/06/2019

Spacemaker raises $25 million to power urban construction projects with AI AI-powered construction simulation software company Spacemaker has raised $25 million in a series A round of funding co-led by Atomico and Northzone.Read More...
11:17, 06/10/2019

Revenue Analytics raises $11 million to predict product pricing with AI Revenue Analytics, a company developing a commercial price prediction platform for a raft of industries, has raised $11 million in venture capital.Read More...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Infarm raises $100 million to expand its urban farming platform to the U.S. and beyond Infarm, a startup that distributes "modular farms" to urban locations, has raised $100 million in a series B round of funding led by Atomico.Read More...
12:00, 06/11/2019

Japan fashion magnate raises over $8 million at Sotheby's auction Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa sold art for more than $8 million at a Sotheby's auction in New York on Thursday night, providing funds to the entrepreneur who previously said he has no money....
10:51, 05/17/2019

PlayVS raises $50 million more for high school esports platform PlayVS has raised $50 million for its platform for high school esports. The round means that the Los Angeles company has raised $96 million in 15 months.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Panoramic raises $35 million to unify and model marketing data Panoramic, a startup developing a robust marketing data modeling and analytics solution, today emerged from stealth with $35 million in funding.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

MainStreaming raises $6 million to improve online game broadcasts MainStreaming raised $6 million in funding to broadcast online games and other programming in the U.S. and Europe, as well as expand into cloud gaming.Read More...
12:51, 05/16/2019

Cockroach Labs raises $55 million for ultra-resilient databases Cockroach Labs, developer of the open source distributed database project CockroachDB, announced that it's closed a $55 million oversubscribed series C.Read More...
01:34, 08/07/2019

Cybereason raises $200 million from SoftBank to expand global footprint Antivirus startup Cybereason said on Tuesday it raised $200 million in investment from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp , doubling the total investments raised by the company so far to about $400 million....
15:00, 08/06/2019

CORRECTED-China's Wanda Sports raises $190.4 million in downsized IPO Wanda Sports Group, a sport events owner whose interests include the distribution of media rights in Asia for the FIFA World Cup, on Friday priced its downsized U.S. initial public offering (IPO) below its targeted range to raise $190.4 million....
20:00, 07/26/2019

Tyffon raises $7.8 million to expand its free-roam VR locations to the U.S. Tyffon, a graduate of the Disney Accelerator program, has raised $7.8 million to expand its free-roam virtual reality experience locations from Japan to the U.S.Read More...
15:34, 05/20/2019

Light Field Lab raises $28 million for huge holographic displays Light Field Lab has announced it has raised $28 million in funding for its technology to build large holographic displays out of small building blocks. Read More...
20:34, 08/12/2019

Medal.tv raises $9 million for short-form gaming videos Medal.tv said it has raised $9 million in funding for short-form videos that have become a big means of self-expression in the social media age.Read More...
00:34, 09/07/2019

Dgraph raises $11.5 million for scalable graph database solutions Dgraph Labs, a San Francisco-based company developing transactional distributed graph database software, has raised $11.5 million in capital.Read More...
19:17, 07/31/2019

Car leasing app Fair raises $500 million loan from Mizuho, Softbank Car leasing startup Fair said on Tuesday it had raised $500 million in loans from a group of creditors, including Mizuho Bank and Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, as it looks to expand its leasing services to Uber drivers....
23:34, 09/17/2019

Pyze raises $4.6 million for AI-driven analytics and marketing campaigns Pyze has raised $4.6 million in funding to expand its platform for AI-driven user analytics and campaign management for multiple marketing channels.Read More...
16:34, 07/25/2019

Box Office: 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Starts Strong With $40 Million, 'Lion King' Remains Victorious LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney's "The Lion King" might still rule everything the light touches, but Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" certainly held its own this weekend at the domestic box office....
22:51, 07/28/2019

LinkedIn is training food truck workers, teachers and athletes to fill the tech talent gap Since 2017, LinkedIn has launched three apprenticeship programs designed to bring non-traditional workers into its engineering, sales and recruiting ranks....
17:34, 08/24/2019

Voyage raises $31 million to commercialize community-focused autonomous taxis Voyage, a self-driving car startup spun-out of online education giant Udacity back in 2017, has raised $31 million in a series B round of funding.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

SoftBank raises $270 million via Seoul unit for early-stage investments SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday its Seoul-based venture capital unit focusing on early-stage investments has raised a 317 billion won ($270 million) fund....
17:17, 07/19/2019

Bernie Sanders raises $18 million in second quarter for 2020 bid, trails Buttigieg U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders raised $18 million in the second quarter for his White House run, his campaign said on Tuesday, putting his total behind 2020 Democratic rival Pete Buttigieg for the period....
21:51, 07/02/2019

Lacework raises $42 million to protect cloud environments from data breaches Mountain View cloud cybersecurity provider Lacework has raised $42 million in venture capital, bringing its total raised to over $70 million.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

Minion Masters developer BetaDwarf raises $6.6 million for ‘friendshipping’ games BetaDwarf has raised $6.6 million in funding to make more "friendshipping games," which go beyond the co-op Forced and Minion Masters titles.Read More...
19:51, 09/13/2019

Bernie Sanders Raises $18 Million in 3 Months, Fueled by Small Donors Mr. Sanders’s fund-raising total for the second quarter of 2019 trailed that of Pete Buttigieg, but it is still likely to be among the largest in the field....
16:51, 07/02/2019

Acronis raises $147 million for tools that back up, protect, and restore data Backup and recovery solutions provider Acronis has raised $147 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs, valuing the company at $1 billion.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Israeli software firm Lightricks raises $135 million at $1 billion valuation Israeli software company Lightricks, the creator of several photo and video editing apps, said on Wednesday it has raised $135 million in financing at a $1 billion valuation....
14:51, 07/31/2019

Backbone raises $10 million for cloud-hosted consumer goods workflows Backbone, the software developer behind the eponymous Backbone workflow suite for consumer goods companies, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:34, 08/05/2019

Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing for global expansion U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering, as it looks to expand its global reach at a time of intense regulatory scrutiny in its home market....
14:51, 08/19/2019

Health Recovery Solutions raises $10 million for patient monitoring tools Health Recovery Solutions, a New Jersey-based company developing remote patient monitoring solutions for health systems, has raised $12 million.Read More...
17:17, 09/05/2019

Harver raises $15 million to automate high-volume hiring in enterprises Harver today announced it had raised $15 million in a series B round of funding from Insight Partners to "reinvent the volume recruitment process."Read More...
19:17, 07/31/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co raises about $117 million in latest funding round Elon Musk's Boring Co raised about $117 million in its latest round of funding from 20 unnamed investors after offering to sell about $120 million in equity, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing on Friday....
23:17, 07/26/2019

Clinc raises $50 million to bring conversational AI to cars, banks, and kiosks Clinc, a four-year-old AI startup based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, has raised $52 million in venture capital, more than 8 times its previous capital raised.Read More...
15:00, 05/20/2019

Ocrolus raises $24 million to scan financial documents with computer vision New York-based Ocrolus has raised $24 million to further develop its platform that leverages machine learning to analyze financial documents.Read More...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Gigstreem raises $10 million for high-speed permanent and event broadband Gigstreem, a Tysons, Virginia-based company providing residential, business, and temporary broadband solutions, has raised $10 million in funding.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

Mattermost raises $50 million to advance its open source Slack alternative Mattermost, a startup developing an open source alternative to Slack, HipChat, Microsoft Teams, and Google's Hangouts Chat, has raised $50 million.Read More...
16:17, 06/19/2019

Trigo raises $22 million to challenge Amazon Go with automated grocery stores Trigo is one of several startups targeting supermarkets with automated cashierless technology that allows customers to shop without stopping to pay.Read More...
20:51, 09/16/2019

TuSimple raises $120 million to expand its fleet of driverless delivery trucks Self-driving truck company TuSimple secured a $120 million extension to its series D funding round, bringing its total raised to nearly $300 million.Read More...
17:51, 09/17/2019

BetterUp, a career and life coaching platform for employees, raises $103 million BetterUp, a career and life-coaching platform for employees, has raised $103 million in a series C round of funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners.Read More...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Quiq raises $12.5 million to bring bots and messaging to customer service Quiq has raised $12.5 million for a platform that enables businesses to integrate multiple customer messaging tools into their websites and apps.Read More...
13:17, 07/25/2019

AI photography platform Meero raises $230 million to become France’s newest unicorn Paris-based Meero raised $230 million in venture capital for its AI-driven photography platform, pushing the company past a valuation of $1 billion. Read More...
04:51, 06/19/2019

Sonder raises $210 million to offer apartments with hotel-level service San Francisco-based hospitality company Sonder announced that it's raised $210 million in venture capital, bringing its total raised to $400 million.Read More...
14:34, 07/11/2019

Drop raises $44 million to reward loyal shoppers with gift cards Loyalty and rewards startup Drop, which is headquartered in Canada, raised $44 million from a raft of new and existing institutional investors.Read More...
07:00, 08/23/2019

Patreon raises $60 million to expand its creator membership platform internationally Patreon has raised $60 million to expand its subscription membership platform internationally. This round takes its total funding to $165 million.Read More...
15:17, 07/16/2019

KaiOS raises $50 million to launch its smart feature phone OS in new markets KaiOS Technologies has raised a $50 million round of venture capital to further its goal of making smart feature phones more powerful and affordable. Read More...
16:51, 05/22/2019

Karakuri raises $9 million for robotics that help kitchens personalize meals and portions Karakuri, a robotics startup that helps kitchens automate ingredient dispensing, has raised $9.1 million in a seed round of funding led by Ocado.Read More...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Animoca Brands raises $2.5 million for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform Animoca Brands has raised $2.5 million in funding for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform. Animoca's Pixowl division is remaking The Sandbox as a blockchain-enabled game.Read More...
01:34, 05/23/2019

Grab raises $300 million from asset manager Invesco to fuel growth Grab has received an additional $300 million investment from asset manager Invesco Ltd as part of plans by Southeast Asia's biggest ride-hailing company to raise $6.5 billion in total capital this year....
12:00, 06/27/2019

Fireblocks raises $16 million to securely transition digital assets to blockchain Fireblocks, a New York-based startup developing a platform that enables customers to securely transfer assets to the blockchain, has raised $16 million.Read More...
15:34, 06/11/2019

Strafe raises $3 million for esports companion app and social betting game Strafe, an esports company based in Stockholm, has raised $3 million for its esports companion app and betting game from Bitkraft Esports Ventures. Read More...
16:34, 07/25/2019

Cyber defense firm Cybereason raises $200 million from Japan's Softbank U.S.-Israeli cyber security provider Cybereason said on Tuesday it raised $200 million from Japan's Softbank and its affiliates, bringing the company closer to an initial public offering....
15:00, 08/06/2019

Incredible Health raises $15 million to match nurses with hospital jobs Incredible Health, a startup building a job marketplace for nurses, hospitals, and health systems, has raised $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-China's Wanda Sports raises $190.4 million in downsized IPO Wanda Sports Group , a sport events owner whose interests include the distribution of media rights in Asia for the FIFA World Cup, said on Friday it priced a smaller-than-expected U.S. initial public offering (IPO) below its targeted range to raise $190.4 million....
20:00, 07/26/2019

Identity platform provider Auth0 raises $103 million at a valuation of $1 billion Bellevue, Washington-based Auth0, which developers a cloud-based identity authentication platform, has raised $103 million at a valuation of $1 billion.Read More...
19:34, 05/20/2019

Novaquark raises $11.2 million for fan-created Dual Universe online game French video game developer Novaquark has raised $11.2 million in funding for its Dual Universe science fiction massively multiplayer online game.Read More...
15:34, 06/11/2019

SpotHero raises $50 million to bring underutilized parking spaces online Parking inventory and booking startup SpotHero announced that it has raised $50 million in a series D round, bringing its total raised to over $100 million.Read More...
07:00, 08/23/2019

Kin raises $47 million to broker homeowner insurance in disaster-prone areas Insurance tech startup Kin recently secured $47 million to broker homeowner insurance in disaster-prone areas of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and Texas.Read More...
17:00, 08/27/2019

Luma Health raises $16 million to manage doctor appointment bookings Luma Health, a San Francisco startup developing a patient engagement platform for health systems, announced that it's raised $16 million in capital.Read More...
17:00, 08/27/2019

SimShine raises $8 million for home security cameras that use edge computing SimShine, a computer vision startup based in Shenzhen, has raised $8 million in pre-Series A funding for SimCam, its line of home security cameras that use edge computing to keep data on-device. The funding was led by Cheetah Mobile, with participation from Skychee, Skyview Fund and Oak Pacific Inve...
16:17, 09/10/2019

UK announces $215 million food, water and medical help for Afghanistan Britain on Monday announced a new 170 million-pound ($215 million) five-year aid package of urgent food, water and medicine assistance for people in Afghanistan....
16:34, 06/17/2019

UN says 1.7 million Somalis will face major food insecurity The U.N. estimates 1.7 million people in Somalia will “face crisis and emergency levels of food insecurity until June” after a second consecutive bad rainy season caused livestock losses and failed crops...
02:17, 05/02/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: the future of food and digital tech, labour justice in focus, denuclearization, and Kosovo This Monday, top stories includes: a new report on risks and opportunities of digital technology; social justice for all at the centenary UN labour conference; updates on Iran’s and North Korea’s nuclear programmes; tackling today’s problems with food; and updates on the relations between Kosovo and...
22:00, 06/10/2019

Darius Rucker raises over $2 million for St. Jude with 10th Nashville benefit concert Darius Rucker has raised over $2 million for St. Jude through his concert, "Darius and Friends." It is known as the unofficial kickoff to CMA Fest.        ...
18:17, 06/11/2019

Spend management software provider Ivalua raises $60 million at a $1 billion valuation Ivalua, a company developing cloud-based enterprise spend management software, raised $60 million in growth equity at a $1 billion valuation.Read More...
15:51, 05/21/2019

Baton Systems raises $12 million for blockchain-inspired bank payments infrastructure Baton Systems, a provider of bank-to-bank payments infrastructure modeled on blockchain technology, today announced $12 million in series A funding.Read More...
02:51, 08/31/2019

Innowatts raises $18.2 million for white label smart power meter services Innowatts, a company developing a suite of white label smart meter analytics solutions for energy companies, has raised over $18 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:34, 05/14/2019

Sitetracker raises additional $10 million for cloud-based project management software Project and site management software developer Sitetracker has rasied $10 million from Energize Ventures, extending its series B to $34 million.Read More...
20:17, 05/29/2019

Cryptokitties creator Dapper Labs raises $11 million and unveils Flow blockchain Dapper Labs, the company behind CryptoKitties and upcoming projects such as NBA Top Shot, has raised $11 million in funding. It also unveiled Flow.Read More...
08:53, 09/13/2019

VMRay raises $10 million for real-time malware monitoring and mitigation tools VMRay, a cybersecurity startup developing an agentlesss real-time malware monitoring solution for enterprises, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
20:51, 09/16/2019

Fund manager Glennmont raises 850 million euros for clean energy investment Fund manager Glennmont Partners has raised 850 million euros ($947 million) at the final close of its third clean energy fund, which will invest in renewables projects in Europe and Britain, it said on Tuesday....
02:51, 06/04/2019

Mews Systems raises $33 million for hotel and hostel property management tools Mews, a software startup developing property management solutions for hotel and hostel operators, announced that it has raised $33 million in funding.Read More...
21:17, 08/29/2019

India’s Byju’s education platform raises $150 million round for global expansion Indian ed-tech firm Byju’s has raised $150 million in funding in a round led by the Qatar Investment Authority. Byju’s recently acquired augmented reality kids game maker Osmo for $120 million, which has a big audience among kids in the U.S., as part of a global expansion. The new round ...
14:34, 07/11/2019

InCountry raises $15 million to help multinational companies comply with data residency regulations InCountry has raised $15 million to help global companies store customer data locally and meet local data sovereignty and residency regulations.Read More...
23:34, 07/18/2019

Tempo Automation raises $45 million to rapidly prototype printed circuit boards San Francisco-based startup Tempo Automation, which manufactures printed circuit boards, has raised $45 million in capital to scale its operations.Read More...
18:34, 05/14/2019

Trinity Cyber raises $23 million to foil hacking attempts in real time Trinity Cyber, a startup with a platform that combines threat detection with inference to combat threads, emerged from stealth with $23 million in capital.Read More...
15:51, 07/29/2019

Pete Buttigieg raises $24.8 million in the second quarter as his White House bid gains momentum He's among three 2020 Democratic candidates for president, including Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, who have received the support of top financiers....
17:51, 07/01/2019

Cancer social network app Belong.Life raises $14 million in private funding Belong.Life, a U.S.-Israeli creator of a social network and app for cancer patients, said on Monday it raised $14 million in a funding round led by life science analytics firm IQVIA....
15:00, 07/01/2019

Greenlight raises $54 million for a debit card that teaches kids financial literacy Greenlight, a startup which provides bank accounts and debit cards for kids, raised $54 million from investors such as Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase.Read More...
20:51, 09/16/2019

Chinese travel site Mafengwo raises $250 million in Tencent-led funding round Chinese travel site Mafengwo said it has raised $250 million in a funding round led by Tencent Holdings Ltd as it expands in the booming online travel market....
10:17, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing for global expansion U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering, as it looks to expand its global reach at a time of intense regulatory scrutiny in its home market....
13:51, 08/19/2019

The Trump Administration Is Moving to End Food Stamps for 3 Million People The Trump administration is moving to end food stamp benefits for 3 million people with proposed new regulations curtailing the leeway of states to automatically enroll residents who receive welfare benefits. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said state governments “have misused this flexibil...
11:34, 07/23/2019

Trump administration rule would cut 3 million people from food stamps The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed a rule to tighten food stamp eligibility that would cut about 3.1 million people from the program, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials said....
17:00, 07/23/2019

UN: 10 million North Koreans suffering severe food shortages ROME (AP) — The United Nations says about 10 million people in North Korea are suffering from “severe food shortages” after the East Asian nation had one of the worst harvests in a decade. The World Food Program said Friday that “unfavorable climatic conditions, limited supplies of...
13:17, 05/03/2019

UNRWA: 1 million may starve in Gaza without urgent food money The United Nations relief agency said Monday it's concerned more than a million Palestinians in Gaza might starve if advocates can't raise $60 million in food money by next month....
19:17, 05/13/2019

Vice Media Raises $250 Million in Debt From Group of Investors Including George Soros Vice Media said it has raised $250 million in debt from a group of investors including George Soros, a move intended to help the struggling new media company fund its turnaround strategy....
07:00, 05/04/2019

SignalFx raises $75 million to monitor cloud apps, services, and environments in real time SignalFx, which develops a real-time cloud monitoring solution for customers in a range of verticals, has raised $75 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Exclusive: Impossible Foods raises $300 million with investors eager for bite of meatless burgers Impossible Foods, which makes a meatless plant-based burger and is backed by celebrities like Serena Williams and Katy Perry, said on Monday it has raised $300 million in the latest round of funding ahead of a possible initial public offering....
15:34, 05/13/2019

Cloud data management company Druva raises $130 million, passes $1 billion valuation Cloud data management company Druva has raised $130 million, securing the California company unicorn status with a $1 billion-plus valuation.Read More...
14:00, 06/20/2019

Vade raises $79 million to shield email inboxes from phishing attempts, malware, and spam Vade Secure, which is developing an email filtering stack to protect against phishing, malware, and spam, has raised $79 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:00, 06/12/2019

DoorDash Is Acquiring Food Delivery Service Caviar From Square for $410 Million DoorDash, the delivery service known for screwing over its delivery workers with an elaborate tip-skimming scheme, is reportedly acquiring upscale food delivery platform Caviar in a deal valued at $410 million.Read more......
06:51, 08/02/2019

Acute food insecurity ‘far too high’ UN agency warns, as 113 million go hungry Approximately 113 million people in 53 countries experienced high levels of food insecurity last year, according to a new joint UN and European Union (EU) report released on Tuesday, which warns that these crises are primarily driven by conflict and climate-related disasters....
20:34, 04/28/2019

Nearly four million North Koreans in urgent need, as food production slumps by almost 10 per cent The UN is calling for some $120 million to provide life-saving humanitarian aid, desperately needed by 3.8 million North Koreans, as it releases its 2019 Needs and Priorities Plan for the country....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Trump administration proposed rule would cut 3 million people from food stamps The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed a rule to tighten food stamp eligibility that would cut about 3.1 million people from the program, U.S. Department of Agriculture officials said, drawing ire from Democratic senators and advocacy groups....
22:51, 07/23/2019

Neura raises $16 million to help brands target online users based on real-world habits Neura, a platform that helps developers personalize their apps to increase engagement using real-world activities and habits, has raised $16 million.Read More...
15:34, 09/04/2019

Trump administration pursues rule that would remove 3.1 million people from food stamps The Trump administration on Tuesday will propose a rule to tighten food stamp restrictions that would cut about 3.1 million people from the program, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials said....
07:00, 07/23/2019

One million facing food shortages, nutrition crisis after Mozambique cyclones: UNICEF Such was the extent of devastation caused by two back-to-back cyclones in Mozambique earlier this year, nearly one million people, including 160,000 children under five, are still facing food shortages and a nutrition crisis, the UN children’s agency, UNICEF, said on Monday....
03:51, 09/17/2019

Trump administration to propose rule that would cut 3.1 million people from food stamp program: report The Trump administration is set to propose a rule Tuesday that would cut about 3.1 million Americans from the food-stamp program in an effort to save taxpayers about $2.5 billion a year, reports said....
14:17, 07/23/2019

Around 52 million in Near East, North Africa, suffering chronic undernourishment, new UN food agency report reveals  Hunger continues to rise as conflicts and protracted crises have worsened in the Near East and North Africa region (NENA), which is likely to affect food security for years to come, warned the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Wednesday. ...
18:51, 05/08/2019

US orders probe into £450 million French tech tax The French government today risked opening a £450 million front in a transatlantic trade war with plans for a tax on tech giants that Britain could soon follow....
17:51, 07/11/2019

Cboe Global Markets Reports Record Results for First Quarter 2018 and Raises Run-rate Expense Synergy Target to $85 Million CHICAGO, IL – May 4, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE) today reported record financial results for the first quarter of 2018....
18:00, 05/01/2019

10 million Yemenis ‘one step away from famine’, UN food relief agency calls for ‘unhindered access’ to frontline regions With Yemen now in its fifth year of conflict between pro-Government forces and Houthi rebels, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) is calling for “unhindered access” to the most desperate areas in the frontline regions “to prevent the food security situation deteriorating”....
20:34, 04/28/2019

Why this CEO bet half a million dollars on a California tech company The Motley Fool CEO has stumbled upon an under-the-radar stock he believes could be one of the greatest discoveries of his 25 years as a professional investor.       ...
22:34, 09/05/2019

Payments tech firm Nuvei to buy Britain's SafeCharge for $889 million U.S. payments technology firm Nuvei Corp said it would buy SafeCharge International Group Ltd in an all-cash deal valued at $889 million to expand in the fast-growing electronic payments industry....
12:17, 05/22/2019

Google throws $25 million at tech companies doing social good If you're worried about the societal impact of advancing technologies, fear not. Google has delved into its deep pockets to fund a number of initiatives hoping to  use advances in artificial intelligence to actually do some good.The massive fund is part of Google's AI Impact Challenge...
04:17, 05/08/2019

Microsoft to spend $100 million on Kenya, Nigeria tech development hub Microsoft Corp will invest $100 million to open an Africa technology development center with sites in Kenya and Nigeria over the next five years, the company said on Tuesday....
15:00, 05/14/2019

WSC Sports raises $23 million to turn sports broadcasts into highlight reels with AI WSC Sports, a Tel Aviv-based startup developing a platform that taps AI to generate highlight reels from live sports broadcasts, has raised $23 million.Read More...
16:00, 08/08/2019

Chinese tech giant apologizes for saying typhoon killed 99 million people China’s largest video streaming giant Tencent Video on Wednesday apologized for saying Typhoon Lekima killed everyone in Shandong, a province which has about 99 million people....
06:00, 08/15/2019

A tech billionaire donated $30 million to try to solve San Francisco’s homelessness problem Salesforce founder Marc Benioff has also pushed a ballot measure that would tax large companies to combat homelessness in San Francisco, which is notorious for income inequality and expensive housing....
03:00, 05/03/2019

PayPal investing about $11 million in Swedish financial tech start-up Tink PayPal Holdings has invested 10 million euros ($11.2 million) in Tink, a Swedish company that enables banks and financial technology start-ups to access financial data more easily, the companies said on Tuesday....
08:00, 06/04/2019

Tech executive puts $1 million into campaign to elect vice presidents differently A San Francisco executive who co-founded education tech platform Degreed is behind a national campaign to change the way the vice presidents are selected....
20:34, 05/03/2019

Seattle software tech arrested in Capital One data breach affecting 106 million A Seattle software engineer who used the screen name "erratic" has been arrested in the theft of account information on 106 million Capital One credit card applicants and customers....
10:51, 07/30/2019

Brick & Mortar Ventures launches $97 million construction tech venture fund Construction technology is a big thing, which is why Brick & Mortar Ventures has raised a $97 million fund to invest in building innovations.Read More...
18:17, 08/13/2019

CBOE Interest Rate Options Products Closed on Columbus Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, October 8, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that options on its 30-Year Treasury Bond (TYX), 5-Year Treasury Note (FVX), 10-Year Treasury Note (TNX), and 13-Week Treasury Bill (IRX) interest rate products will be closed to trading on Monday, October 12, 2009....
08:51, 05/03/2019

Slack Discloses $141 Million Loss as Messaging Start-Up Joins Tech Listing Rush Unlike most other Silicon Valley darlings going public this year, Slack is not holding an initial public offering, where it sells shares to the public....
19:17, 04/28/2019

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veteran's Day; Interest Rate Products Will Not Trade on Veteran's Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, November 6, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:15 a.m. to 8:17 a.m. (Chicago time), in honor of Veteran's Day on Wednesday, November 11, 2009.Options on its 30-Year Treasury Bond (TYX), 5-Year Treasury Note (FVX), ...
08:51, 05/03/2019

‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive: Leave canned food at mailbox this Saturday TUCSON – Having any non-perishable food collecting dust in your pantry? Well, look no further, the Community Food Bank’s single biggest one-day food drive is kicking off this weekend. This Saturday, thousands of letter carriers and volunteers across the country will be picking up donatio...
20:51, 05/10/2019

‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off the menu Unsafe food kills an estimated 420,000 people every year, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, just ahead of the first-ever UN World Food Safety Day. Children under-five are the most at risk, carrying 40 per cent of the foodborne disease burden, amounting to 125,000 deat...
20:51, 06/06/2019

Healthy Food Making You Feel Uncomfortable? Blame It On Food Adulteration  With an increasing demand for organic and healthy food, most of the food that we consume today has its own side-effects, caused mainly due to adulteration. Here is a list of the most commonly......
11:17, 07/19/2019

Want To Ditch Junk Food? These 5 Tips Can Help You To Start Liking Healthy Food! Aspiring to eat healthy is much easier than actually doing it. So how does one practice 'mind over matter' and get themselves to opt for the healthier food every single time?...
16:34, 05/26/2019

About 28 Percent of Food Delivery Drivers Provide Free Secret Food Tasting Services If you’re like most of our readers, you’re likely in charge of some important organization, possibly the ruling regent of a country, the CEO of a major corporation, or a general behind a military coup. As such, you likely have expendable food tasters on payroll to insure your safety. Well, good news...
15:17, 07/30/2019

Zimbabwe: Droughts leave millions food insecure, UN food agency scales up assistance  Severe drought has rendered more than a third of rural households in Zimbabwe – or around 3.5 million people – dangerously food insecure, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) revealed on Friday. ...
22:00, 07/19/2019

Trump administration study shows food stamp move could limit food access for many The Trump administration proposal to tighten eligibility for food stamps could undercut access to basic nutrition for millions of Americans, according to an analysis conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), which runs the program....
19:51, 07/24/2019

John Cattuci helps find one-of-a-kind food across North America in ‘Big Food Bucket List’ 'You know it's a good burger if it's messy. If it's not running down your arm and you're not licking the burger juice off your arm, it's not a great burger,' John Catucci told Global News....
19:34, 05/27/2019

Impossible Food and Beyond Meats' plant-based burgers aren't actually healthier than the fast-food originals Burger King Fast-food chains are jumping on the meatless bandwagon, with deals with plant-based "meat" makers such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods. While many customers assume that these meatless burgers are healthier, the nutritional info tells a different story. In most ways, plant-based bu...
04:17, 06/08/2019

No candy. No chips. Texas bill would prevent SNAP recipients from using food stamps to buy junk food A proposed Texas bill would ban residents from using food stamps to purchase junk food, including energy drinks, candy and potato chips.        ...
02:17, 05/06/2019

UN food agency starts partial suspension of Yemen food aid CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. food agency says it has started a partial suspension of food aid in areas controlled by Yemen’s rebels. The World Food Program says it is suspending its operations in the capital, Sanaa, affecting 850,000 people. WFP said Thursday it has taken the decision as a “las...
00:51, 06/21/2019

UN food agency accuses Yemen’s Houthis of diverting food aid The U.N. food agency is accusing Yemen’s Houthi rebels of diverting food from the war-torn country’s hungriest people and is threatening to suspend food aid unless they immediately implement registration and monitoring agreements...
01:34, 06/18/2019

Junk food may be fuelling rise in food allergies, say experts Children with food allergies are found to have higher levels of substance in processed foodsA ballooning diet of junk food might be one of the factors fuelling a rise in food allergies, researchers have suggested.Experts say they have seen a rise in food allergies in western countries, including the...
01:51, 06/08/2019

UPDATE 2-Performance Food to buy rival food distributor Reinhart for $2 bln Performance Food Group Co said on Monday it would buy privately held rival Reinhart Foodservice LLC for $2 billion, as the distributor of goods to restaurants seeks scale to counter rising transportation costs that have pressured the industry....
19:51, 07/01/2019

Thursday’s Daily Brief: STIs worldwide, food safety and food prices, updates on Iraq and East Africa This Thursday, we cover: the latest global report by the UN health agency (WHO) on sexually transmitted infections (STIs); the first ever World Food Safety Day, celebrated this Friday; an update on global food prices; updates on the education and farmland situation in Iraq; and a new UN allocation o...
20:51, 06/06/2019

Texas lawmakers propose bill that bans food stamp use on soda, energy drinks, junk food GettyImages FORT WORTH (KXAS) – A proposed bill in Texas would prohibit purchasing less than healthy food items for those using food stamps. Energy drinks and any beverages with at least 54 milligrams of caffeine per 8 fluid ounces were among those that would be banned from purchase with food ...
17:00, 05/02/2019

UN food chief says full food aid could be restored in Yemen The head of the U.N. food agency says it has reached an “agreement in principle” to restore full food aid to rebel-controlled parts of Yemen after suspending the aid last month...
21:51, 07/18/2019

Nearly 30% of food delivery drivers munch on your food in the car, study says The study surveyed nearly 500 delivery workers who use UberEats, Grubhub, DoorDash and Postmates to understand the industry's habits and pain points.       ...
04:51, 08/01/2019

The Invasion Of Online Food Portals In The Food Industry Online food-delivery platforms are expanding choice and convenience. It allows them to be specific with their choices and gives them access to the variety of food they want to consume....
17:17, 07/26/2019

Munich Re putting down roots in India India is on track to become the world's third-largest economy. Munich Re wants to cash in on the strong growth in the country's insurance market, the CEO of the company's India branch, Hitesh Kotak, told DW....
19:52, 08/13/2019

'It's a celebration': tracing the roots of hip-hop through photography In a new exhibition, photos from rappers from Jay-Z to Cardi B are on show to trace the rise of a genre from the streets to the White HouseOn Monday, Forbes revealed Jay-Z to be the first billionaire rapper, a far cry from his early days selling CDs out of his car in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bed...
20:51, 06/04/2019

In Venezuela, Uncle Sam Roots From the Sidelines In the predawn hours of April 30, the contest for control of Venezuela once again appeared to be coming to a head. Juan Guaidó, the young reformer who claims the mantle of President, announced from inside a military base in the capital, Caracas, that he was taking charge. And nearby stood evi...
13:17, 05/02/2019

Rodrigo y Gabriela return to their roots Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, the acoustic instrumental rock duo who record as Rodrigo y Gabriela, return with their first album in five years. (June 12)        ...
18:51, 06/12/2019

May Day’s Weird and Wonderful Pagan Roots May 1st is an ancient Northern Hemisphere festival, now known as ‘May Day’, which traditionally marked the return of summer. It is believed that the celebrations originated in agricultural rituals intended to ensure fertility for crops, held by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. Later develo...
13:34, 05/02/2019

The Painful Roots of Trump’s ‘Go Back’ Comment Mr. Trump’s instruction for four congresswomen to “go back” to their countries was a cutting reminder for those who have heard different versions of the slur before....
15:00, 07/16/2019

Rockefeller Center Digs Up Its Bucolic Roots Inspired by its 19th-century history, the Channel Gardens has been reimagined and filled with native plants and arrangements. We tracked their installation....
09:51, 05/06/2019

And It Don’t Stop: Milwaukee’s Hip-Hop Week Is What Happens When Hip-Hop Goes Back to Its Roots In 1994, Notorious B.I.G. would release his groundbreaking album, Ready to Die. The first single from the seminal hip-hop classic was “Juicy,” a Dickensian tale of a young black man’s ascension from having nothing to having everything, assuming, of course, that young black men can have Dickensian ta...
22:34, 08/23/2019

The key to combating extremism is to address its social roots Effective techniques for preventing extremism call for intervening early, making sure disenfranchised groups are included in society and disrupting stereotypes by making people work together. Deradicalisation programmes fail when they ignore this...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Wu-Tang Clan gets back to its roots in new TV series The story of famed 1990s group Wu-Tang Clan is coming to television in a series that rapper RZA hopes will resonate beyond America's hip-hop community....
00:00, 07/27/2019

Baseball hasn’t taken off in Britain, despite deep roots there The arrival of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox in London for Major League Baseball’s first games in Europe this weekend is being treated as a festival of Americana, but baseball may in fact have started in England....
02:17, 06/29/2019

iHeartMedia is returning podcasts to their radio roots If you own a radio network, how do you promote your podcasts? By calling back to the roots of podcass and airing them on the radio, of course. iHeartMedia has unveiled a Sunday Night Podcasts initiative that will air podcasts on 270 of its radio st......
23:00, 08/08/2019

Tracing Your Roots Through Travel, According to Mickela Mallozzi She has danced the tango in Buenos Aires and immersed herself in South Korea’s K-pop. Now the host of “Bare Feet” is using her DNA to better explore the world and her ancestry....
19:00, 08/18/2019

Oak tree has evolutionary roots in Southern Hemisphere Researchers have unearthed a collection of chinquapin fruit and leaf fossils in Patagonia that suggests the oak and beech family has evolutionary roots in the Southern Hemisphere....
20:00, 06/07/2019

What will my dad’s Ancestry profile reveal about my boy’s Irish roots? We were hoping to unveil a link to Persian aristocracy, or maybe Somali piratesMy son’s genetic inheritance is not something I think about often. He has 14 first cousins who are, like him, an Irish-English mix and our circular rigmarole of pronouncing their names while he plays with them should give...
12:17, 07/28/2019

Why Roots of U.S. Border Crisis Lie South of Mexico The so-called Northern Triangle of Central America-- consisting of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras -- is a hotbed of poverty, corruption, gang violence and extortion. It’s also the leading source of the migrants who traverse Mexico in hopes of gaining entry into the U.S., and whose numbers have ...
10:51, 07/05/2019

Rodrigo y Gabriela return to their roots with a new album NEW YORK (AP) — Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, the acoustic, instrumental rock duo who record as Rodrigo y Gabriela, are back with their first album in five years. “Mettavolution” offers six original tracks and one ambitious cover — a 19-minute version of Pink Floyd’s 1971 ...
17:34, 06/12/2019

Oak Furnitureland spreads roots with stake sale Oak Furnitureland, one of Britain's largest privately owned furniture retailers‎, has drafted in advisers to explore options for funding an expansion programme a decade after its first store opened....
06:51, 06/25/2019

How Senna's death shook motor racing to its roots Twenty-five years on from the tragic 994 San Marino Grand Prix, Maurice Hamilton reflects on the hysteria which followed the deaths of Roland Ratzenberger and Ayrton Senna....
17:34, 05/01/2019

Nearly half of US Fortune 500 companies have immigrant roots: Study A new study finds that almost half of the biggest companies in the U.S. were founded by immigrants or their children. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.       ...
23:00, 08/08/2019

'Senseless hate': the far right's deep roots in southern California The Poway synagogue shooting is far from the first time California’s Jewish communities faced threats, as rightwing groups date as far back as the 1920sThe murderous attack on the Poway synagogue in San Diego last weekend may have shattered some people’s image of southern California as a sunny, libe...
08:34, 05/05/2019

The Roots of Boeing’s 737 Max Crisis: A Regulator Relaxes Its Oversight A Times investigation found that the F.A.A. regulatory process, which gave Boeing significant oversight authority, compromised the safety of the plane....
20:51, 07/27/2019

Modano returns to NHL roots in Minnesota, as Wild adviser ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Mike Modano has decided to return to his NHL roots in Minnesota. The Hall of Fame center was named on Thursday as the executive adviser to Wild owner Craig Leipold and president Matt Majka, a newly created position that Modano will assume on Sept. 1. Modano, who played the fir...
21:34, 05/23/2019

Deutsche Bank set to return to roots with radical reboot The German lender is cutting thousands of jobs and shedding whole business lines as part of a massive overhaul. Analysts say cost cutting alone is not going to rid Deutsche Bank of its current woes....
16:34, 07/08/2019

GTA Online's Latest Missions Go Back To The Game's Roots Over the last few weeks, Rockstar has been adding new missions to Grand Theft Auto Online based around repossessing, selling and stealing vehicles. Most new GTA Online content often focuses on PvP action, grinding tasks for a new business or racing against others. These latest missions are a return ...
16:51, 05/15/2019

'Untouchable' digs into roots of Harvey Weinstein story After almost two years of coverage, one might think there's not much new to say about the alleged sexual predations of Harvey Weinstein. "Untouchable," a BBC documentary premiering on Hulu in the US, overcomes that skepticism -- not just through interviews with alleged victims, but also former emplo...
06:18, 08/31/2019

Galax, Virginia: Sights and sounds of the roots music hotspot A great deal of classic American music, traditional country, bluegrass and Americana, sprang from the “old time” sounds of the Southern mountains.       ...
00:17, 08/13/2019

'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry Recent mass shootings have been linked to ‘eco-xenophobia’ – part of a tradition that dates to America’s first conservationistsThe environmentalist, white nationalist, and influential anti-immigration activist John Tanton died less than three weeks before the El Paso shooting. Tanton lived to see hi...
12:00, 08/16/2019

Microsoft's return to its nerdy roots is good news for developers Microsoft spent years trying to be cool and failed. Now that Microsoft is content to be nerdy, with the most impressive developer tooling around, it's a real contender in the cloud....
08:00, 05/12/2019

Roots x Shawn Mendes: Meet Your New Fave Athleisure Wear We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. We......
00:34, 09/06/2019

AP Interview: Oates haunted by family denial of Jewish roots American author Joyce Carol Oates says her family’s denial of its Jewish roots haunted her for decades and has shaped her into the famously prolific writer she is today...
17:51, 05/12/2019

Genome study finds roots of Komodo dragon's tenaciousness Scientists have mapped the genome of the Komodo dragon, the world's largest lizard, discovering intriguing secrets behind the impressive speed and endurance these cold-blooded predators muster by ratcheting up their metabolism to mammal-like levels....
01:17, 07/30/2019

The Americanization of Archie: How Meghan Markle Will Mix Her Roots With Royalty When It Comes to Raising Her Son Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding last year had all the royal bells and whistles, from the bride's designer dress, the A-list guest list and wall-to-wall television coverage to the......
14:17, 05/23/2019

New role for Aminata Toure, German Green with African roots Aminata Toure, a German with Malian roots and the new deputy speaker of Schleswig-Holstein's state parliament, wants to do things differently in politics. She has called for transparency and expanding civic engagement....
18:17, 08/29/2019

Suzuki's current MotoGP form has roots in 2017 countermeasures Suzuki's current strong MotoGP form is down to the manufacturer creating "countermeasures" during its torrid 2017 campaign that has helped improve the GSX-RR bike, says test rider Sylvain Guintoli...
05:51, 06/25/2019

Goodbye Warriors, hello Roots: can this team spark a soccer revolution in Oakland? The team is hoping to not only fill the void left from the city’s departing sports franchises, but to become part of the communityDevante Dubose’s soccer career took him across the world before it took him home. The 26-year-old is the first player to sign for Oakland Roots Sports Club, a new team ho...
10:51, 07/29/2019

Selma Blair shaves head during ongoing MS battle: ‘Back to my roots’ Selma Blair, who revealed her MS diagnosis in October, took to Instagram this week to share a photo of her young son, Arthur Saint Bleick, shaving her head with an electric razor....
04:17, 06/16/2019

Labelling people "anti-vaxxers" ignores real roots of their concerns There’s no doubt everyone should vaccinate – but to combat “anti-vax” we must understand the legitimate reasons for some communities’ mistrust, says Furaha Asani...
20:00, 06/19/2019

Airbnb Partners With 23andMe to Make It Easier for People to Get In Touch With Their Roots or Something Airbnb and DNA-testing company 23andMe announced on Tuesday the two companies have partnered to help people “connect with their ancestry” through a heritage travel program.Read more......
01:17, 05/22/2019

Chef John DeLucie returns to roots with massive Brooklyn eatery DeLucie — who soared to fame more than a decade ago by serving $55 truffle mac and cheese to celebs at Graydon Carter’s Waverly Inn — will open the Ainslie in Williamsburg on Thursday....
10:00, 09/09/2019

Rachel Ama's Vegan Cookbook Is Filled With Delicious Recipes Inspired By Her Roots From spiced aubergine kebabs to oyster mushrooms in a jerk marinade, Rachel Ama describes how she swapped out meat for vegan alternatives whilst staying true to her home cooking....
15:00, 05/22/2019

TikTok’s Beijing roots fuel censorship suspicion as it builds a huge U.S. audience Social media has been a quintessentially American journey rooted in ideas about creative expression and freedom of speech. But the rise of the Chinese video app TikTok could signal an end to Western dominance of the Internet’s megaphones — and an ideological change in what people see on the Web....
16:17, 09/16/2019

Unknown text by John Locke reveals roots of 'foundational democratic ideas' Newly discovered ‘Reasons for tolerateing Papists equally with others’ shows the Enlightenment thinker expressing unexpected social liberalismA “once in a generation” discovery of a centuries-old manuscript by John Locke shows the great English philosopher making his earliest arguments for religious...
10:00, 09/03/2019

Naomi Campbell pays tribute to London roots as she wins icon award Winner of BFC’s 2019 fashion icon award says ‘people forget I’m from Brixton’Naomi Campbell paid tribute to her south London roots as she was unveiled as the recipient of the British Fashion Council’s 2019 fashion icon award.Campbell made history when she became the first black British model to appe...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Guatemala Candidates Target Economic Roots of Migration, Abandon Graft Agency Guatemala’s presidential election looks set to deliver a leader focused on tackling the economic roots of migration, but the top candidates don’t plan to keep a U.N.-backed agency targeting the corruption that facilitated violence driving Guatemalans to seek safety in the U.S....
02:51, 06/15/2019

Trump vows to uncover Russia probe roots with declassification call: ‘We’re exposing everything’ President Trump vowed Friday to uncover the origins of the Russia investigation for all to see after he approved the declassification of documents related to the surveillance of his campaign during the 2016 presidential election....
20:51, 05/24/2019

12 of the best frozen foods you can get at Aldi Ralph Orlowski/Getty Images Aldi is a discount grocery chain founded in 1913 by German brothers Karl and Theo Albrecht. It's famous for its great selection of affordable food items. Some of the best frozen foods to buy include vanilla ice cream sandwiches and veggie "noodles." Visit INSIDER's home...
02:00, 05/24/2019

Everything We Learned About Frozen II From the D23 Footage Disney dropped a sneak peak of Frozen II at its annual D23 convention in Anaheim on Aug. 24. The scenes involved Elsa being drawn out of her castle by a mystery from her past. The creators of the film promised that the film will answer questions like, why does Elsa have powers? Where were Anna and E...
06:00, 08/25/2019

UMG's recovery efforts following 2008 fire reportedly prioritized Limp Bizkit over Les Paul and The Roots Despite disputations from Universal Music Group, The New York Times is doubling down on its reporting that a 2008 fire on Universal Studios’ Hollywood lot destroyed roughly 500,000 invaluable master recordings. A new report from author Jody Rosen details a 2010 recovery effort on the part of UMG dub...
18:34, 06/26/2019

Spirits talks Pokémon’s mythical roots, confirming Exeggutor isn’t just some animator’s fever dream Sex And The City premiered nearly 21 years ago, and people are still talking about it. But people aren’t talking about it the same way they talk about the other hit shows of the past two decades (“Aw, remember how good Breaking Bad was?”). No, when fans of Sex And The City talk about their favorite ...
00:51, 05/21/2019

Danish City embraces historic roots by replacing traffic lights with images of vikings A Danish city is certainly embracing its heritage by changing the pedestrian crossing traffic lights to reflect it’s viking roots.        ...
03:34, 08/28/2019

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9.        ...
00:51, 09/17/2019

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.       ...
00:17, 08/13/2019

World Food Safety Day: 5 Tips To Ensure Food Safety At Home The UN is observing World Food Safety Day 2019 on June 7th in order to shine a light on the issues of producing, storing, handling and consuming food and how these processes affect the safety of the......
11:51, 06/07/2019

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label, Tracy Reese continues to lead the charge. After taking what appeared to be a well-deserved break from the flurry of biannual Fashion Weeks the past fe...
06:17, 06/27/2019

Disney just released the first trailer for ‘Frozen 2’ We saw the first teaser earlier this year, and now we finally have a full-length Frozen 2 trailer for you. It’s been six long years for Frozen fans who wanted a sequel, and Disney is finally ready to deliver. We’ve got the same stellar characters, Anna and Elsa joined by Kristoff and Ola...
19:51, 06/11/2019

The New Frozen 2 Trailer Is More Epic Than We Imagined Grab your popcorn and get ready for Disney's next movie: Frozen 2. On Tuesday, Good Morning America aired an all-new trailer for the highly-anticipated sequel. Anna and Elsa are back......
16:34, 06/11/2019

Where to Get Free Frozen Custard on August 8 Thursday, August 8 is National Frozen Custard Day, and several chains are offering deals to celebrate. (Frozen custard is a denser, richer version of ice cream made with egg in addition to cream and sugar.) Here’s where to get your free or discounted custard....
02:00, 08/08/2019

Frozen red peppers recalled over possible listeria Frozen organic peppers that were distributed to retailers nationwide have been recalled after a state’s health department found presence of listeria during routine testing....
18:00, 06/21/2019

Everything We Know About Anna and Elsa's Frozen 2 Adventure We can't let our excitement for Frozen 2 go! In February, Disney dropped a big surprise by releasing a teaser for the highly anticipated sequel. And today, they continued to feed our......
19:51, 06/11/2019

Watch the New Trailer for Frozen 2, Out in November Disney has released a new trailer for Frozen 2, which sets up the new adventure for the central quartet: Elsa, Anna, Olaf, and Kristoff. Frozen 2 release date in India is November 22....
17:00, 06/11/2019

‘We Haven’t Invested in Humanity.’ Will.i.am, Tech Execs Discuss Tech Optimism and Anxieties Rapper, producer and technology entrepreneur will.i.am doesn’t shy away from hard truths when it comes to Silicon Valley. “The investment that society has put in AI (artificial intelligence) surpasses the investment for HI, which is human intelligence,” said Will.i.am during a pane...
01:00, 05/02/2019

Tech and media moguls arrive in Sun Valley, where many of tech's biggest deals have gone down Media and tech moguls are arriving for Allen & Co.'s Sun Valley conference in Sun Valley, Idaho. It's jump-started many media deals. Here's who's there....
18:17, 07/10/2019

Want to Talk Tech, one to one? Join our free text group, Talking Tech Sign up for new 90-day free group chat texting experiment. You have questions? We have answers. Talking Tech from USA TODAY direct to your phone.       ...
01:00, 08/06/2019

Top Tech Conferences: The ultimate B2B tech events and show guide for 2019 For information about adding your event to this list and featured listing opportunities please contact mike.moore@futurenet.com.Love it or loathe it, events and conferences are often where wheelers and dealers in the world of technology meet to decide on the future of the industry.Ironically, techno...
16:00, 05/20/2019

US tech spending slowdown amid rising cloud adoption will squeeze tech budgets US CIOs and other tech decision makers will face a more challenging economic environment in 2019 and 2020 as the growth surge in 2018 from the 2017 tax act fades away....
23:17, 08/28/2019

7 Frozen Tiger Carcasses Seized From A Car In Vietnam A haul of frozen tiger carcasses found in a car in Hanoi has led to the arrest of a key wildlife trafficking suspect, Vietnamese state media said Friday, as the country tries to tackle a well-worn......
12:00, 07/26/2019

Kristen Bell Reveals Her Kids Already ''Know Everything'' About Frozen 2 Their lips are sealed! Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard's kids have all the insider details on Disney's upcoming (and highly-anticipated) Frozen 2 film. That's right, she and her......
01:34, 08/26/2019

Add Frozen Peas to Soups and Stews Just Before Serving Frozen peas add a pop of sweetness and color to all sorts of dishes, but I particularly appreciate them in rich soups and stews. Their bright flavor offers a bit of vegetal respite from meaty and creamy flavors and—if you add them right at the end—they can help cool your soup down to a reasonable, l...
22:52, 09/10/2019

Opinion: Russia frozen on climate change Vladimir Putin has talked about global warming's toll as Siberia's Irkutsk region struggles to recover from floods. But there's a simple reason why Russia won't get behind climate protection policies, says Andrey Gurkov....
20:17, 07/06/2019

Twix and chill: Which candies taste better frozen? There is a woman in line in front of me at the grocery store, and she’s buying a bottle of wine. She might be going to a dinner party, or drinking alone, or with her partner—I’m not going to ask, but she came to the grocery store for one sole purpose: that bottle of red. I also came here with singul...
22:52, 09/10/2019

Antonio Brown's Nightmare Feet Might've Been Frozen If you’re into feet, and I mean really into feet, you’ve come to the right place: the internet. But also Deadspin dot com, your source for all the latest news and updates on Antonio Brown’s hideous tootsies....
16:00, 08/07/2019

Largest ever polar expedition will soon be frozen in drifting sea ice An icebreaker ship is about to deliberately let itself be frozen into the drifting Arctic ice as part of the largest ever scientific Arctic expedition...
05:34, 09/14/2019

Accused Terrorists Use Loopholes to Tap Frozen Funds Loopholes in U.N. Security Council sanctions procedures are allowing blacklisted al Qaeda and Islamic State terrorists and their supporters to tap their bank accounts despite a U.N. asset freeze, according to documents reviewed by The Wall Street Journal and people familiar with the matter....
02:00, 06/20/2019

Disney drops new, not-so-frigid Frozen 2 trailer In Frozen, Elsa’s powers were a threat to both her and her kingdom. In the sequel, they could be the key to humanity’s survival. So hints the below trailer for the Disney franchise’s next outing, which is said to provide an origin story of sorts for her ice-spewing prowess....
17:51, 06/11/2019

Experience: I rescued two dogs from a frozen lake The ice gave way beneath first one dog, then the other, plunging them inIt was a Saturday evening in March, just before sundown, when we heard the screaming. I was out walking with my wife, Melissa, and our golden retriever, Kira, beside a lake in Irvington, New York State, when the peace was broken...
14:51, 05/01/2019

Here's a New Frozen 2 Teaser Courtesy of Jonathan Groff If you're itching for any Frozen 2 nugget at all, Jonathan Groff's got you covered. The Glee alum, Mindhunter star and Broadway actor appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy......
17:34, 08/14/2019

New ‘Frozen 2’ trailer is shockingly dark and scary What is this? “Frozen 2: The Return of the Queen”? The first full trailer for Disney’s “Frozen 2” dropped Tuesday morning, and from this early glimpse of the film it appears that the followup to the quaint story of sisters defying the odds — and belting ballads — is more of a “Lord of the......
16:17, 06/11/2019

Frozen spinach recalled over possible listeria contamination  A Phoenix company has issued a recall for frozen spinach products over concerns that it may be contaminated with listeria, a bacteria that could cause life-threatening infections in some consumers....
07:17, 06/19/2019

Low-tech learning and why it's highly sought after by high-tech parents The Waldorf teaching philosophy is used at more than 1,000 institutions in 91 countries, including 136 schools in the U.S. Technology isn't used at all through 8th grade, and is scarce even in high school. CNBC gets an inside look at what it is like....
20:34, 06/08/2019

The Future Of Food: Can Lab-Grown Insect Meat Be A Future Food? Given the harmful effect livestock farming poses for the planet, researchers have proposed plant-based diets, insect farming, lab-grown meat, and genetically modified animals as an alternative to......
13:00, 06/01/2019

FDA takes aim at 50-year-old guideline on frozen cherry pies Existing regulations say cherry pies must be made of 25 percent cherries by weight, with no more than 15 percent flawed or blemished. But those standards don't exist for any other baked good and bakers say the rules for cherry pie are stifling their ability to whip up new products....
21:51, 05/16/2019

Frozen wolf's head found in Siberia is 40,000 years old Fur, teeth and tissue largely intact on remains of animal bigger than a modern wolfThe severed head of a wolf that died about 40,000 years ago has been found in Siberia, and because of the freezing conditions, the remains are so well preserved that the fur, teeth, brain and facial tissue are largely...
23:51, 06/13/2019

We've dug up tiny animals from beneath a frozen Antarctic lake The discovery of preserved carcasses of tiny crustaceans and tardigrades beneath Lake Mercer suggests biologically complex life may survive deep beneath the ice...
00:34, 04/29/2019

SEC gets assets frozen over suspected illegal trading in Anadarko The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday obtained an asset freeze in connection with suspected fraudulent trading in Anadarko Petroleum Corp before the oil company agreed to be acquired by rival Chevron Corp....
19:00, 04/29/2019

Pompeii: The Ancient Roman City Frozen in Time In the Campania region of Italy near the modern day city of Naples, there was once a prosperous Roman city - Pompeii. ...
03:00, 07/07/2019

Frozen avocado chunks recalled over possible listeria contamination A company that produces frozen avocado chunks has issued a recall for select packages over concerns that the product may be contaminated with listeria....
22:51, 06/20/2019

Keep Ice Frozen For Days With Big Discounts On Our Readers' Favorite Coolers We’re approaching peak picnic/camping/beach trip season, and if you don’t own a cooler that you really like, some of our readers’ favorites are on sale right now on Amazon....
20:00, 05/03/2019

New trailers you need to watch from this week: ‘Frozen 2,’ ‘Doctor Sleep,’ and more We’ve just seen them ruling New Asgard in Avengers: Endgame, but this weekend will bring us a new film starring Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson. This time, they’re not Asgardians on Earth. They’re actually alien hunters, starring in the Men In Black reboot we’ve been waiti...
19:34, 06/15/2019

The Trump Administration Has Frozen the Venezuelan Government’s Assets (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration froze all Venezuelan government assets Monday in a dramatic escalation of tensions with socialist leader Nicolás Maduro, who has stubbornly clung to power in the face of mounting international pressure. The ban on Americans doing business with Ven...
13:34, 08/06/2019

Scientists Recreate Inuit Knife Out of Their Own Frozen Poop Recent hands-on experiments determined human feces cannot be made into frozen knives to dismember dogs. ...
21:17, 09/15/2019

53,217 pounds of frozen meatballs were just recalled for a reason you never would have guessed Oftentimes when a product recall warrants a health risk rating of “High” by the U.S. Government the food contains something dangerous. Sometimes it’s foreign matter, like wood or rubber, which could cause some serious issues if consumes. However, unintended ingredients can be just ...
11:17, 07/30/2019

Nestle switches delivery model for some U.S. frozen foods Nestle, the world's largest packaged food company, said it plans to abandon direct-store delivery of frozen pizza and ice cream in the United States, aiming to make their operations more efficient and profitable....
23:34, 05/07/2019

Queens supplier recalls 76,000 pounds of frozen fish A Queens-based food supplier has recalled more than 76,000 pounds of frozen catfish. The roughly 76,025 pounds of Siluriformes fish products from Premium Foods USA, Inc. in Woodside were not presented for import re-inspection into the US, the Department of Agriculture’s Food and Safety Inspection Se...
07:51, 07/30/2019

Fall movie preview: ‘It: Chapter Two,’ ‘Joker,’ ‘Frozen II’ and more It’s time to fall for autumn’s packed slate of blockbuster box office hopefuls, high-profile biopics, buzzy sequels and even a literary adaptation. Here are The Post’s top picks for movies to look for in the coming months. “It: Chapter Two” Sept. 6 The first film of thi...
01:00, 09/04/2019

Chef stopped at Los Angeles airport with 40 frozen piranhas LOS ANGELES (AP) — A famous South American chef says he was stopped as he brought 40 piranhas in a duffel bag through Los Angeles International Airport. Virgilio Martinez, chef-owner of Central restaurant in Peru, tells the Los Angeles Times on Wednesday that he hoped to serve the predatory, sharp-t...
07:51, 05/09/2019

Siberian Puppy Frozen for 14,300 Years is a Major RNA Breakthrough Never before has RNA - Ribonucleic acid - sequencing been carried out from so far back in time. Finding RNA on the puppy found preserved in permafrost in Tumat in 2015 is a major scientific discovery. ...
01:51, 09/02/2019

Trump meets with top US tech leaders to discuss sales to Huawei as he moves to soften restrictions against the Chinese tech giant ALEX EDELMAN/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump met with executives of top US tech companies on Monday — including Google, Intel, and Qualcomm — to discuss restrictions against sales to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei. The meeting between Trump and top tier tech leaders com...
18:17, 07/23/2019

Tech We’re Using: Tech Is Changing New York, but Not How He Reports on the City J. David Goodman, a metro reporter, has chronicled the Google and Amazon invasions. But the most effective technology for reporting on the city is still coffee....
15:51, 05/01/2019

Mexican stand-off? Carlos Slim asked AMLO for help – but he was frozen out They made quite the odd couple in Mexico: the world-famous billionaire and the rising leftist politician. But now, their relationship has suddenly soured....
13:17, 04/30/2019

Nearly 12M pounds of Tyson frozen chicken strips recalled because they may contain metal Tyson Foods Inc. has expanded a March recall, which now affects approximately 11.8 million pounds of frozen chicken strips that may contain metal.        ...
20:00, 05/04/2019

I tried 3 brands of frozen fish sticks and the winner was crunchy and delicious Kristin Salaky We tried three brands of frozen fish sticks. We tried Gorton's, Mrs. Paul's, and Natural Sea. In the end, we liked Gorton's best. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Fish sticks are a classic freezer food. Keeping them handy is smart, especially if you have kids or pescatari...
17:00, 07/02/2019

British citizens born in US risk having UK bank accounts frozen Britons who left US as children being chased by their banks for a US tax ID they do not haveTens of thousands of British citizens born in the US but who left when only a few months or years old risk having their bank accounts in Britain frozen because of intense pressure by US tax authorities on UK ...
03:34, 08/26/2019

Disney teases 'Star Wars,' 'Frozen 2,' 'Eternals' and more at D23 convention At the Walt Disney Company’s biannual D23 convention, a faint image of the “Star Wars” character Emperor Palpatine in the background of a new poster can cause as much of a stir as actual appearances from movie stars such as Angelina Jolie and Dwayne Johnson. But that’s no surprise for the most power...
02:00, 08/26/2019

Kroger recalls some of its frozen berries after FDA warns about possible Hepatitis A contamination Kroger said Friday it's recalling three varieties of Private Selection frozen berries due to possible Hepatitis A contamination.       ...
20:51, 06/09/2019

Kirsten Dunst Says She Would Have Frozen Her Eggs If She Hadn't Met Jesse Plemons It's been three years since fans first learned about Kirsten Dunst's romance with Jesse Plemons. However, the 37-year-old actress still remembers falling in love with the 31-year-old actor......
21:34, 08/23/2019

Knives made of frozen feces don’t make the cut, disproving well-known legend Enlarge / An example of a "hand-shaped" knife blade made out of frozen human feces by anthropologists at Kent State University. (credit: M. Eren et al./J. Arch. Sci.) Famed anthropologist Wade Davis inadvertently created an academic urban legend with his account of an elderly Inuit man in the 1950...
05:35, 09/17/2019

Keep Ice Frozen For Over a Week With These Discounted Pelican Coolers, Plus More Gear on Sale Pelican is probably best known for their high-end camera transporting equipment, but they also make high-end coolers, water bottles, and tumblers too, and they’re all on sale in today’s Amazon Gold Box....
17:00, 05/26/2019

Frozen in Time: Sophia Loren, London, June 1960 On the set of The Millionairess, the Italian star blends in with the East End locals and discover the joy of whelksThree sets of diamonds, emeralds and rubies were among the jewels stolen from Sophia Loren as she filmed The Millionairess in 1960; she played the richest woman in the world. The theft ...
14:51, 06/16/2019

Microwave vs. oven: Which frozen dinners are worth the extra time? It’s been about one and a half score since I’ve enjoyed a frozen entree cooked in an oven. As a kid, I remember countless gas oven-baked pot pies or TV dinners, which contributes to the positive nostalgia. When I was in charge of “making” (read: heating) my own meals, the microwave became the weapon...
23:00, 07/17/2019

Amazon is selling reusable frozen slippers that can help you beat the heat If you’re looking for cool ways to beat the heat, try these reusable frozen slippers that you can buy from Amazon.       ...
20:51, 07/29/2019

Citgo Petroleum cash builds, with dividends to parent frozen Citgo Petroleum Corp, the U.S. refining arm of Venezuela's state oil company, is accumulating hundreds of millions of dollars in cash it may not be able to pay out as dividends for at least a year, according to a new report by ratings firm S&P Global....
01:34, 09/04/2019

Israeli order against Human Rights Watch director frozen Israel's Supreme Court has issued a ruling allowing the local director of Human Rights Watch to remain in the country while he fights a deportation order....
16:34, 06/02/2019

'Game of Thrones' Finale Frozen Out in China by Trade Fight In China, fans of “Game of Thrones” were unable to watch the much-anticipated finale of the epic series. HBO said it was due to the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute....
16:51, 05/20/2019

Trump’s Trade War Has Wall Street Forecasts Frozen in Place With zero certainty about what lies ahead, analysts are standing pat on earnings forecasts. If they start to cut targets, stocks could be in for a dive....
17:17, 06/11/2019

Man nearly killed by frozen body that fell from plane is too traumatized to go home A sunbather who narrowly avoided being hit by the frozen corpse of a stowaway that fell out of a Kenya Airways plane and onto his London garden is too traumatized to return home, according to a report. John Baldock, a software engineer, was in his backyard Sunday when the body dropped from the landi...
18:51, 07/03/2019

Frozen breakfast burritos recalled after complaints of rocks in product Customers expecting crispy bacon in their breakfast burrito are being warned about the possibility of a different unexpected crunch after a company received complaints about small rocks in their product....
19:51, 06/17/2019

Mexican steelmaker AHMSA says accounts 'improperly' frozen by government Altos Hornos de Mexico, one of Mexico's largest steelmakers, said on Monday that the Finance Ministry's Financial Intelligence Unit had "improperly" frozen its bank accounts....
01:51, 05/28/2019

Sprouts recalls frozen spinach product over Listeria concerns Sprouts Farmers Market is recalling Frozen Cut Leaf Spinach due to concerns of listeria. Courtesy: U.S. Food and Drug Administration PHOENIX – Sprouts Farmers Market of Phoenix, Arizona is recalling Frozen Cut Leaf Spinach that may be contaminated with Listeria, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...
23:00, 06/18/2019

Tech We’re Using: Sliding Backward on Tech? There Are Benefits Pamela Paul, editor of The New York Times Book Review, decided to downgrade her tech two years ago. It has worked out, with paper and DVDs instead of the latest apps and gizmos....
18:34, 04/28/2019

School closures, frozen bananas and faith: Europeans struggle with heatwave French authorities announced school closures and traffic restrictions on Wednesday as swathes of Europe continued to wither under a powerful heatwave....
19:51, 06/26/2019

Frozen Juice, Eggs That Don't Break: On Video, Soldiers' Life At Siachen In a cold, desolate place blasted by icy winds, three men try to defrost frozen eatables - juice boxes, eggs and vegetables - as hard as ice. They smash them with hammers multiple times while talking......
22:51, 06/08/2019

Millie Bobby Brown and Sadie Sink Need to Be Cast in Frozen ASAP Are Millie Bobby Brown and Sadie Sink joining the cast of Broadway's Frozen musical? After this performance they might be! The Stranger Things co-stars took to Instagram on Thursday......
15:00, 07/26/2019

Smoothie fans, take note: The FDA now tests frozen berries for hepatitis A, norovirus The FDA has begun testing frozen berries for hepatitis A and norovirus. The U.S. had four frozen-berry-related outbreaks between 1997 and 2016.        ...
17:51, 05/14/2019

Top UN court rules it has jurisdiction to hear Iranian claim against US over frozen assets The International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled on Wednesday that is has the jurisdiction to hear part of a case brought by Iran against the United States, aimed at unfreezing close to $2 billion in Iranian assets being held there....
18:17, 04/28/2019

GOP Groups Suspend Twitter Spending After McConnell Campaign Account Is Frozen President Trump’s campaign and other prominent Republican groups said they are temporarily freezing spending on Twitter after the social-media platform locked the account belonging to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign....
07:34, 08/09/2019

Kate Middleton's sweet response to girl expecting her to look like 'Frozen' princess Kate Middleton had a sweet answer for a young girl who thought the Duchess of Cambridge would wear the same dress the character Elsa from the movie “Frozen” does in the popular Disney film....
19:51, 06/12/2019

Judge says parents can use frozen sperm of their deceased West Point cadet son The parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet fatally injured in a skiing accident can use his frozen sperm to produce a child, a judge ruled while noting potential ethical considerations....
11:51, 05/21/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 61 Accessible by using Sunbird Spray on a frozen waterfall Location Fortbyte 61 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Accessible by using Sunbird Spray on a frozen waterfall". Here's the location to help you locate this latest Fortbyte challenge puzzle piece....
19:51, 06/06/2019

Jam City unveils Frozen Adventures mobile game coming in November Mobile game publisher Jam City unveiled its match-3 puzzle game Frozen Adventures, which is debuting in November in anticipation of the launch Frozen 2.Read More...
05:34, 08/24/2019

Tyson recalls frozen chicken patties over reports of 'foreign matter' Tyson Foods has issued a recall for more than 39,000 pounds of Weaver brand frozen chicken patties over contamination concerns, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said....
02:51, 08/20/2019

Long Frozen Organisms in the Arctic Awakened, Hinting at Life on Other Planets In recent years, researchers have reawakened life in frozen organisms in the Arctic permafrost, bringing them back to life. ...
00:34, 07/09/2019

Nestle switches delivery model for some U.S. frozen foods, cuts 4,000 jobs Nestle, the world's largest packaged food company, said it plans to abandon direct-store delivery of frozen pizza and ice cream in the United States, a move that will cut 4,000 jobs....
06:00, 05/08/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Days 2 and 3: Tank and The Bangas 'Spaceships' + The Roots 'Act Too (The Love Of My Life)' You’re getting a twofer today; it’s a celebration, bitches! This weekend I made my way up to Philadelphia for the 12th annual Roots Picnic (whole article comin’) to celebrate my 40th birthday (more on this coming soon, too) and because of the amount of drinking and shenanigans I participated in, Day...
21:00, 06/03/2019

McDonald's says Quarter Pounder sales up 30% since shift from frozen to fresh beef Where's the beef? McDonald's says it has been selling more Quarter Pounder burgers in the last year since it switched from frozen to fresh beef.       ...
17:34, 06/24/2019

McDonald's says Quarter Pounder sales up 30% since swap from frozen to fresh beef Where's the beef? McDonald's says it has been selling more Quarter Pounder burgers in the last year since it switched from frozen to fresh beef.       ...
15:17, 06/24/2019

Frozen in time: Maya Angelou cooks for Toni Morrison, September 1994 To honour the author’s Nobel prize for literature, Angelou hosts a feast for 150 in her Winston-Salem homeMaya Angelou stands in the kitchen of her birdcage-lined home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, preparing a feast for a crowd of 150. It is September 1994. She is 66. She stews crowder peas and ...
14:34, 08/18/2019

Sprouts recalls frozen cut spinach leaves after listeria bacteria found in product Sprouts Farmers market has voluntarily recalled Frozen Cut Spinach Leaves after Listeria bacteria was found. The product was sent to 19 states.       ...
06:00, 06/19/2019

Disney displays its movie force with 'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel and 'Mulan' "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney Co promoted its upcoming film slate to devoted fans on Saturday....
12:00, 08/25/2019

Tyson Foods recalls frozen chicken patties over contamination with foreign matter Tyson Foods is recalling 39,078 pounds of frozen chicken patties over fears they may be contaminated with foreign matter, the US Department of Agriculture said....
13:00, 08/17/2019

UPDATE 1-Nestle switches delivery model for some U.S. frozen foods, cuts 4,000 jobs Nestle, the world's largest packaged food company, said it plans to abandon direct-store delivery of frozen pizza and ice cream in the United States, a move that will cut 4,000 jobs....
23:34, 05/07/2019

Bank accounts linked to Russian opposition leader Navalny frozen: report Russian authorities on Thursday froze hundreds of bank accounts linked to embattled opposition leader Alexi Navalny in what his supporters say was a trumped-up effort to crack down on his political movement....
00:00, 08/09/2019

An Arctic shipwreck 'frozen in time' is revealing new details of a tragic 1845 expedition Researchers in Canada have released new images of a remarkably well-preserved shipwreck that will shed new light on the ill-fated 1845 Arctic expedition in which famed British explorer John Franklin died....
04:51, 08/30/2019

Cooked Perfect frozen homestyle meatballs recalled in 10 states for allergen risk Check your freezer. Home Market Foods Inc. is recalling Cooked Perfect frozen meatballs “due to misbranding and undeclared allergens."       ...
11:17, 07/27/2019

'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel, Mulan show fans the force is with Disney "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney Co promoted its upcoming film slate to devoted fans on Saturday....
09:00, 08/26/2019

NASA’s restored Apollo Mission Control is a slice of 60s life, frozen in amber Standing at the top row of the MOCR looking forward. The consoles are all lit via internal LEDs powered by a Crestron commercial lighting system, and the positions are all dressed to appear as if the controllers had all gotten up mid-shift and walked out and left all their stuff behind. ...
15:51, 06/28/2019

The Hidden Ocean Beneath Europa’s Frozen Crust May Contain Basic Table Salt Observations from the Hubble Space Telescope point to the presence of sodium chloride on the surface of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa. This is potential evidence that sodium chloride, otherwise known as table salt, exists within Europa’s subsurface ocean—yet another indication of this moon’s potential t...
02:00, 06/13/2019

NASA confirms plans to send spacecraft to Jupiter’s frozen ocean moon Astronomers dedicate their careers to unlocking the mysteries of space, and while not all of them are constantly searching for evidence of extraterrestrial life, finding it would likely be the biggest discovery in the history of science. There aren’t any other Earth-like planets in our solar s...
11:00, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 1-'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel, Mulan show fans the force is with Disney "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney Co promoted its upcoming film slate to devoted fans on Saturday....
12:00, 08/25/2019