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Here’s what the PlayStation 5’s controller might look like
We already know that the PlayStation 5 is coming next year, and that its controller will have a few new tricks up its sleeve (more on those later). And now, we might have an idea of what that new controller could look like, based on images from a patent filed in Japan. Image: Japan Platform for Patent Information At first glance, the controller looks a lot like a DualShock 4 — which isn’t too surprising. In a hands-on, Wired described a prototype of the PS5’s controller as looking “an awful lot like the PS4’s DualShock 4.” And you can see a lot of elements carried over from the DualShock 4: a similar-looking D-pad, similar button placement, and what appears to be the touch bar. I also noticed that the grips seem to... Continue reading…
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Teresa Giudice’s father hospitalized with pneumonia
Teresa Giudice's father, Giacinto Gorga, is in the hospital again.
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I've been using this foundation every day for more than 4 years now — here’s why I won't use anything else
Instagram/YSL Beauty I used to view foundation as the first of many, many layers of makeup I needed every day. But since using YSL Touche Éclat Foundation ($54) more than four years ago, I've been able to reduce the amount of makeup products I use and the time it takes to do my beauty routine in half. It has medium coverage and a slew of skin-care ingredients too that give my skin a natural radiance and glow. Product Embed: Product Name: YSL Beauty Touche Éclat Foundation Card Type: small https://produktor.businessinsider.com/productCardService?id=5dbb246b2f364a18f571c839&type=small&live=true Width: 100% Height: 150% Despite being a beauty writer for more than five years, I never gave much thought to my foundation. My original philosophy was that if I was going to use concealer, contour, and add some blush, there's no real point in overthinking what went underneath. Until I tried YSL Beauty Touche Éclat Foundation.  See the rest of the story at Business InsiderSee Also:I spend a lot of time working with my hands outdoors — this healing balm brings my dry and weathered skin back to life25 beauty gifts under $25 — including Le Labo lip balms, Givenchy makeup sponges, and Guerlain lipstick casesWe tested 3 different styles of the Hunter rain boots you see everyone wearing — they’re flexible, comfortable, and fully waterproof
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Patrick Frazee found guilty of first-degree murder in death of fiancée, Kelsey Berreth
Berreth was last seen shopping with her daughter at a Colorado grocery story on Thanksgiving 2018. Her body has not been found.
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The Times’ Exposé of China’s Detention Camps Shows How Easy It Is to Get Away With Ethnic Cleansing
We can’t say we didn’t know it was happening.
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The 32 Most Anticipated Movies Coming Out This Winter
From 'Cats' and 'Little Women' to '1917' and 'Birds of Prey," these are the most intriguing movies coming out in the next few months
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Home insurance startup Luko raises $22 million for AI that reduces domestic accidents
Accel has led a $22 million investment in French startup Luko, which uses sensors, data, and machine learning to help avoid household accidents.
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Amazon expands free music streaming to Android, iOS and Fire TV
Amazon's free, ad-supported music tier is no longer confined to Alexa devices. The service is now available through the Amazon Music app on Android, iOS and Fire TV for listeners in the US, UK and Germany. You're still limited to listening to playl...
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Jay-Z is reportedly 'disappointed' in how Colin Kaepernick handled his NFL workout this weekend
Greg Allen/AP Jay-Z was "disappointed" in Colin Kaepernick's decision to abstain from a private workout organized by the NFL. Sources told TMZ that the rapper felt as though Kaepernick squandered a legitimate opportunity to showcase his abilities to NFL teams and instead turned it "into a publicity stunt." Roc Nation, the rapper's agency, Tweeted on Monday to deny that Jay-Z had made any such claims. The "99 Problems" artist recently made a deal with the NFL to help with the league's social justice initiatives and has expressed interest in becoming a team owner. Despite his reported negative thoughts on the workout, Jay-Z has been one of Kaepernick's most prominent supporters since the quarterback began kneeling in protest of police brutality. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more. Everyone seems to have an opinion on Colin Kaepernick, and Jay-Z is no exception. The iconic rapper — who recently made a deal with the NFL to help with the league's social justice initiatives and has expressed interest in becoming a team owner — was "disappointed" in Kaepernick's decision to abstain from a private workout organized by the NFL, according to a TMZ report.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 5 things about the NFL that football fans may not knowSee Also:Stephen A. Smith and Eric Reid are feuding over Colin Kaepernick's NFL workout, which some are calling a 'publicity stunt'Colin Kaepernick's original NFL workout fell apart because the league wanted him to sign a waiver to protect itself from future employment lawsuits11 teams have committed to attending Colin Kaepernick's NFL workout this weekend. Here are his top landing spots, ranked.
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Colorado man found guilty in beating death of his fiancée
Patrick Frazee was found guilty in the death of his fiancée, Kelsey Berreth.
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iFixit’s 16-inch MacBook Pro teardown reveals same old keyboard we know and love
The product still got a 1 out of 10 repairability score, though.
Ars Technica
Harriet Tubman museum set to open in 2020
The museum's official opening is June 2020 and will launch next to the historic Macedonia Baptist Church.
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Skydance Media taps Amy Hennig to launch new game studio for story-based games
Amy Hennig, co-creator of the Uncharted series of video games, and Julian Beak have joined Skydance Media to start a new game studio.
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Uncharted creator Amy Hennig announces studio focused on ‘emerging streaming platforms’
Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for BAFTA LA One of the most notable writers in video games has a new home. Today, Skydance Media announced a new internal studio that will be helmed by Amy Hennig, best known for her work on the Uncharted series. Hennig will be joined by veteran EA producer Julian Beak, and the pair is building a new team in San Francisco with the goal of creating narrative-focused games on “emerging streaming platforms.” Skydance, which is best known for its work on films like Annihilation and, most recently, Gemini Man, says that the new team will be tasked with shaping “the future of interactive media.” While no games have been announced, here’s a high-level description of what Hennig will be working on: Designed to reach gamers and non-gamers alike on emerging... Continue reading…
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When It's Worth Shopping on Black Friday
Maybe you already kicked off your holiday shopping. You snagged a Singles Day deal or one of the many pre-holiday sales dangled by retailers in early November. But it’s all a run-up to the big day: Black Friday.Read more...
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Mancini's Italy put nine past sorry Armenia
Italy record one of the biggest wins in their history as they complet their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by thrashing Armenia 9-1
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NYPD, council members spar over new body camera video policy
A new NYPD policy of releasing body cam footage from “critical” incidents within 30 days doesn’t go far enough, city council members charged during a committee hearing Monday — calling for videos to be released quicker without subjective edits, as the NYPD claimed it doesn’t have the manpower to be more transparent. The policy, quietly...
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Comcast trying to drive local sports network out of business, lawsuit says
Lawsuit: Comcast wants to cripple Denver RSN and take over broadcasting rights.
Ars Technica
How Brazil is leading Latin America's fintech revolution
This is a preview of LATIN AMERICA FINTECH SNAPSHOT: Brazil from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more fintech coverage with Fintech Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing finance news and analysis to your inbox. Latin America (LATAM) is experiencing a fintech boom — and Brazil, the region's economic powerhouse that's home to the world's fifth-largest population, is leading this revolution. There were 380 fintechs operating in the country in May 2019, per Finnovista, and around two-thirds (64%) of Brazilian consumers are defined as fintech adopters by EY — a rate that's level with the global average and higher than the majority of G7 countries'. Several factors have created a fertile environment for innovation across the financial services industry, driving this revolution: A large underserved population: Around 45 million people in the country don't have access to or have not used a bank account in the past six months.  Demographics: The median age in Brazil is 32, providing the country's fintechs with a large, youthful, and tech-savvy consumer base that's likely to be more receptive to digital financial solutions.   Smartphone and internet penetration: Three-quarters of Brazilians used smartphones in 2017, which is expected to tick up to 86% by 2025 — and both figures are the highest across the region.  High fees charged by incumbents: Brazil's four largest banks control almost 80% of the country's deposits, with similar concentrations in credit and assets. Supportive regulation: Brazil's fintech-friendly regulatory agenda aims to stimulate competition in financial services.  Business Insider Intelligence dives into the hotbed of fintech activity taking place in Brazil in a new report,  Latin America Fintech Snapshot: Brazil. The report examines the five trends mentioned above, as well as the country's notable fintech segments, six fintechs to watch within those segments, and opportunities and challenges to fintech growth in the region. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderSee Also:Google smart speaker shipments plummet amid industry growthTesla has selected Berlin as the location to build its European gigafactoryLemonade postponed its plans to go public this year due to concerns about current market conditions
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The historic offer that could keep Jamal Adams at center of Jets future
The bottom line for Jets general manager Joe Douglas: To show Jamal Adams the money, or not to show Jamal Adams the money. The bottom line will be arriving in the offseason, with Adams under contract through the 2020 season and Douglas shopping for a new wall in front of Sam Darnold, a cornerback or...
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Public health groups fuming over Trump's inaction on vaping flavor ban
Despite a lack of movement on the federal level, states are taking action against vaping.
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell thinks impeachment trial will go into 2020
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he thinks an impeachment trial in the Senate will go into the new year. He also said he "can't imagine a scenario which President Trump would be removed from office."
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Qantas is selling $100 one-way tickets to Australia, but you'll have to act fast
James D. Morgan/Getty Images Qantas Airways, which turns 100 in 2020, is celebrating by releasing $100 one-way tickets from the United States to Australia.  The airline is releasing 100 of the discounted tickets per day for four days straight starting on Monday, November 18 at 5 p.m ET.  A different route will go on sale each day, with departure airports rotating between Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, and Dallas. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Qantas Airways is proving it knows how to celebrate a milestone birthday the right way. The airline, which turns 100 in 2020, is celebrating a little early by releasing $100 one-way tickets from the United States to Australia for four days straight starting on Monday, Nov. 18. However, as you likely assumed, this mega sale comes with a catch. And it's a big one.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Here's how to escape a flooding vehicleSee Also:A Nutella-themed hotel is opening in California for a limited time, and it features breakfast prepared by celebrity chefsHere's what it was like on board Qantas' first nonstop, 19-hour flight from London to SydneyKITH is selling Mickey Mouse Converse sneakers that are perfect for Disney lovers
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Lili Reinhart called out a body-slimming app that makes people look 'skinnier' in photos
Taylor Hill/FilmMagic; BodyTune/App Store Lili Reinhart shared an Instagram Story on Sunday that called out photo-editing and applications that alters people's bodies and faces. Reinhart wrote in her Story posts that she was searching for an app to crop a photo when she came across a promotional image for the app BodyTune. On Instagram, the "Riverdale" and "Hustlers" actress wrote: "I implore you: do not use these kinds of apps." In an email to Insider, representatives for BodyTune said: "Our BodyTune app didn't start the photo retouching trend," adding that its photo-editing philosophy is "use it but don't abuse it." Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Actress Lili Reinhart is an outspoken figure in the conversation surrounding body image in the digital era, having used her platform to speak candidly about beauty standards perpetuated by social media and the entertainment industry. On Sunday, Reinhart shared a series of Instagram Story posts after she apparently came across a photo-editing application that showed images of women's bodies being slimmed and altered.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A podiatrist explains heel spurs, the medical condition Trump said earned him a medical deferment from VietnamSee Also:Influencers show the beauty of bloating in bikini photos revealing their stomachsKacey Musgraves took Gigi Hadid as her date to the CMA Awards, and they posed in coordinating outfits on the red carpetKim Kardashian shared photos of times she 'taped up' her breasts to show people how to use her new body tape
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U.N. Expert Faults U.S. For 'Inhuman Treatment' And High Incarceration Of Children
The U.S. incarceration rate of children is "the highest that we could find, followed by others like Bolivia, or Botswana, or Sri Lanka," says the author of a new U.N. study on children's rights.
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Apple is hosting a surprise December 2nd event ‘honoring’ apps and games
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Apple will be hosting a special event on December 2nd that will honor the company’s “favorite apps and games of 2019.” The event comes as a surprise; Apple has handed out awards for its apps of the year in the past but not with a press event. This is unexpected. Apple Event. December 2 in NYC. pic.twitter.com/ok4UtcAylC— Lance Ulanoff (@LanceUlanoff) November 18, 2019 Apple isn’t expected to announce new products, according to CNBC. Developing... Continue reading…
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Alibaba leaders deny 'sensational' claims made in viral Weibo post that said the Chinese e-commerce giant misreported its Singles Day sales
Reuters Alibaba executives denied claims made by a user on the Chinese blogging site Weibo that the e-commerce giant inflated sales numbers around Singles Day.  Peng Mei — project manager for communications on Singles Day and PR director of Tmall, the retail site owned by Alibaba — responded to the allegations in a post on WeChat, threatening legal action and calling the post "very sensational." "It's one thing to please yourself with this kind of crazy thoughts," Mei wrote in a WeChat post obtained by Business Insider. "But once you state publicly that Tmall's 11.11 numbers are fabricated, you are creating rumors and you have to be legally liable for such actions." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. A viral post on the Chinese blogging platform Weibo is putting Alibaba's top leaders on the defensive.  Alibaba's Singles Day shattered sales of comparable annual US shopping events including Amazon Prime Day and Black Friday when it brought in more than $38.8 billion in sales last week. However, a Weibo post alleging the e-commerce giant misreports and inflates Singles Day sales has prompted several Alibaba executives to speak out against the allegations.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: We went to a Champagne vineyard in France to find out why it's so expensiveSee Also:Chick-fil-A is facing backlash after ending donations to controversial Christian charities — but critics are missing an important pointLowe's is once again stretching its holiday deals beyond Black FridayBlack Friday is dying, and the rise of Cyber Monday may be to blameSEE ALSO: Chaotic photos show what it looks like when Alibaba sells $38 billion worth of merchandise on China’s biggest shopping holiday and breaks records
Business Insider
Bloomberg expressed regret for ‘stop-and-frisk’ years ago, ex-gov says
Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s public apology for “stop-and-frisk” wasn’t the first time he’s flip-flopped on the controversial crime-fighting program, The Post has learned. Former Gov. David Paterson told The Post Monday that Bloomberg — who’s weighing a Democratic bid for the White House — privately expressed regret to him over stop-and-frisk during a pair of...
New York Post
Random House Names a New Publisher and Hires a Top Editor From Knopf
Andy Ward succeeds Susan Kamil, who died in September, and will be replaced in his previous role by Robin Desser, who edited Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Cheryl Strayed at Knopf.
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The State Department official who embellished her resume and appeared with a fake TIME cover of herself has resigned
Department of State Mina Chang, the State Department staffer who embellished significant portions of her resume and was seen with a fake TIME cover with her face on it, resigned on Monday. Chang wrote in her resignation letter, first obtained by Politico, that stepping down "is the only acceptable moral and ethical option for me at this time." Her letter took aim at top State Department brass for not defending her after NBC News published a bombshell investigation last week revealing Chang's dubious resume. Chang also touched on the declining culture within the State Department, writing that it is "experiencing what I and many believe is the worst and most profound moral crisis confronting career professionals and political appointees in the Department's history." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Mina Chang, the State Department staffer who came under scrutiny last week for having embellished her resume, resigned on Monday, Politico reported. "Resigning is the only acceptable moral and ethical option for me at this time," Chang wrote in her resignation letter, obtained by Politico. Her resignation is effective immediately.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Extremists turned a frog meme into a hate symbol, but Hong Kong protesters revived it as an emblem of hopeSee Also:Marie Yovanovitch gave powerful and incriminating testimony in the Trump impeachment hearing. Here are the biggest takeaways.Marie Yovanovitch testified that the State Department wouldn’t publicly defend her because officials feared the threat of a Trump tweetA State Department official followed Trump’s lead and created a fake Time magazine cover touting her accomplishmentsSEE ALSO: A State Department official followed Trump’s lead and created a fake Time magazine cover touting her accomplishments
Business Insider
How to adjust the brightness on your iPad or enable auto-brightness
Indypendenz/Shutterstock You can adjust the brightness on your iPad through its Control Center or Settings app. In Settings, you have the option to manually adjust the brightness level or to enable auto-brightness. Auto-brightness will automatically adjust your screen brightness to fit your surroundings. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. You can easily adjust the brightness of your iPad screen — manually or automatically. To better see your messages, photos, and other apps, you can manually adjust the brightness level at any time in the Control Center.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 8 weird robots NASA wants to send to spaceSee Also:How to change the Notes settings on your iPhone to customize how notes are started, saved, and displayed'Can you get Microsoft Word on an iPad?': Yes, you can — here's how to download and set it upHow to use private browsing on your iPhone, and turn it off when you're done browsingSEE ALSO: The best iPads you can buy
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A professor specializing in drug crime used his knowledge to launder $2.5 million of dirty Venezuelan money, federal prosecutors claim
Lance King/Getty Images Professor Bruce Bagley wrote a textbook on drug trafficking and organized crime. Now federal prosecutors claim he used his knowledge to launder $2.5 million of dirty Venezuelan cash, according to a Bloomberg report. The professor accepted bank transfers from accounts based in Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates, prosecutors claim. They say he then sent 90% of the funds to an account held by an unknown person and pocketed the remaining 10%. Bagley is listed as an international studies professor at the University of Miami. His textbook, titled "Drug Trafficking, Organized Crime, and Violence in the Americas Today," was published by University Press of Florida in June 2015. Visit the Business Insider homepage for more stories. University of Miami professor Bruce Bagley wrote a textbook on drug trafficking and organized crime. He's now accused of laundering $2.5 million by federal prosecutors, according to a Bloomberg report. The international studies professor was charged with laundering funds sourced from Venezuelan corruption and bribery between November 2017 and October 2018. Prosecutors allege Bagley opened bank accounts through a company he owned and accepted payments from accounts based in Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates, both held by an unknown Colombian.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A big-money investor in juggernauts like Facebook and Netflix breaks down the '3rd wave' firms that are leading the next round of tech disruptionSee Also:34 of the most dangerous things science has strongly linked to cancerA Stanford design professor says switching out 'but' and 'have to' from your vocabulary will help you make better decisionsThis is how the world's 5 youngest billionaires spend their time and money
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Spain 5-0 Romania: Hosts wrap up Euro 2020 qualifying in style
Spain wrap up their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a 5-0 win against Romania.
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Coop's tribute to Randotti Skulls, from the golden age of Haunted Mansion merchandise
From the 1950s until the 1980s, Randy and Dotti Smith supplied a line of fantastic cast sculptures sold in Disney theme-park gift shops, especially a line of skulls sold in shops associated with the Haunted Mansion and Pirates of the Caribbean rides; these Randotti skulls haven't been sold in decades, you can still find used ones (at high prices) online, as Boing Boing pal and fabulous illustrator Coop discovered when he sourced an impressive collection of Randotti sculpts.
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Gerard Moreno Scores Twice as Spain Beat Romania 5-0 in Euro 2020 Qualifier
Spain beat Romania 5-0 in their final UEFA Euro 2020 qualifier on Monday at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium and advanced as unbeaten Group F winners ...
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This playlist of the worst songs to have sex to is delightfully cursed
On Monday, a sex playlist went viral on Twitter: But it's not just any Spotify-curated sex playlist, like Silk Sheets or Sexy as Folk. This playlist is called the "worst songs to have sex to," and its name is pretty apt. Highlights include: "Peanut Butter Jelly Time," "Everything is AWESOME!!!," and the Law & Order theme song. :/ pic.twitter.com/An2BtZcRxt — Bev Johnson (@beverlylove) November 18, 2019 While the playlist appears to have been created in 2018 — two days after Valentine's Day at that — new songs have been sporadically added. It's now amassed to being 6 hours and 9 minutes long...nice. Read more...More about Spotify, Playlists, Culture, Music, and Sex Relationships
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Leading U.S. transgender rights group sees mass employee exodus
A majority of employees have left the nonprofit National Center for Transgender Equality amid a failed attempt to oust its leader.
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Trump just upended 40 years of US policy toward Israel and may have shattered any hope of peace in the Middle East
Drew Angerer/Getty Images Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday announced the US will break from decades of policy and will no longer view Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank as "inconsistent with international law." This marks a stark departure from the policies of previous administrations and a 1978 State Department legal opinion issued under the administration of former President Jimmy Carter. Israeli settlements are among the most heated topics in foreign affairs and this move could derail any hope of peace and a two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians.  Palestinian leaders decried the announcement as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a Trump ally who is fighting for his political survival, expressed gratitude. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Trump administration on Monday announced a major shift in US policy toward Israel that could make it virtually impossible to advance peace efforts in the Middle East.  Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the US will no longer view Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank as "inconsistent with international law."See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Extremists turned a frog meme into a hate symbol, but Hong Kong protesters revived it as an emblem of hopeSee Also:John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, wins second term as Louisiana governor in a major rebuke to TrumpTrump made an unscheduled trip to a hospital for what the White House says was part of his annual physical'Sondland told Trump that Zelensky 'loves your ass'': Official who overheard a call between Trump and a US ambassador testifies Trump asked about Ukraine investigationsSEE ALSO: 30 countries where much (or most!) of the population lives in one city, like Israel, Japan, and Greece
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EU says Israeli settlement on Palestinian territory is illegal
The European Union said on Monday that it continued to believe that Israeli settlement activity in occupied Palestinian territory was illegal under international law and eroded prospects for lasting peace.
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Disney+ Has a Hacking Problem
Disney+ had a rocky launch last week, with technical issues and customer service complaints galore. Now, it looks as though Disney+ has a hacking problem as well.Read more...
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Italy Complete Perfect Euro 2020 Qualifying with Massive 9-1 Win over Armenia
Italy completed their perfect UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying run on Monday, beating Armenia 9-1. Ciro Immobile and Nicolo Zaniolo both scored braces, while Nicolo Barella, Alessio ...
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Meme theft has become the norm. This high schooler is trying to change that with 'credit flexes' from Elon Musk and Lil Nas X.
Reuters/Mike Blake, Screenshot Instagram/@trigomemetry Instagram meme pages are a fixture of internet humor, and many are run by teenagers for profit. Recently, the massive meme page belonging to "F--- Jerry," a social media company that promoted the Fyre Festival, faced scrutiny and lost hundreds of thousands of followers for reposting and profiting off of other people's work, sometimes without crediting them. Even before the #F---F---Jerry controversy, one meme page run by a high school senior in Virginia has been reshaping meme page discourse in his own way through the "credit flex."  Chas Steinbrugge, 18, runs "trigoMEMEtry," and his followers love that he asks for permission before reposting funny tweets. The slides showing his interactions with everyone from Lil Nas X to Elon Musk are part of what propelled his page to more than 140,000 followers.  Steinbrugge has also created a meme citations generator, which uses the MLA format to help other meme pages credit the people whose memes they repost.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. In the lawless chaos of the Instagram meme economy, one teenager has turned a good-faith effort to credit the people whose tweets he reposts into a meme in itself — the "credit flex." Chas Steinbrugge, an 18-year-old high school senior from Virginia, started "trigoMEMEtry" in February 2017. He "spent quite a while" looking at memes already, and even made some of his own, so he decided to try growing his own page. At more than 144,000 followers, and having advertised for TikTok, Steinbrugge has successfully carved out a space for himself in a crowded social media genre.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Most maps of Louisiana aren't entirely right. Here's what the state really looks like.See Also:YouTuber Tana Mongeau is being called out for what appears to be one of her most extreme photo editing transformations yetEvery song that hit No. 1 on the chart in 2019, so farStudent journalists at Northwestern set off an online uproar after they apologized for basic reporting practices
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Sterling Shepard takes big step with Giants return uncertain
The bye week apparently has helped the Giants begin to get healthier, but it remains uncertain how that will translate to Sunday’s game against the Bears. Sterling Shepard returned to practice after missing the past five games, as did Janoris Jenkins, as both players appear closer to returning from concussion protocol. “They’re still going through...
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William Barr Doesn’t Just Believe in Unchecked Presidential Power—He Depends on It
Even as he denounces impeachment in principle, William Barr is deeply, practically implicated in the investigation.
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Hong Kong university becomes center of tense standoff between police, protesters
Police and protesters in a tense standoff at Hong Kong’s Polytechnic University
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The best Black Friday TV deals of 2019
TV deals typically top the list of what shoppers are looking for on Black Friday. And if you’re in need of a new one, you won’t be disappointed with the savings you can score this year. Retailers are rolling back prices on a wide range of TV brands and sizes, so you can surely find...
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10 must-have deals from Anthropologie's incredible sale
Anthropologie is offering 30% off select furniture items from their fabulous home selection for a limited time.       
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