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Former SBA chief in talks to buy The Weinstein Company's assets

The protracted sale of The Weinstein Company has entered a new phase.<p>An investment group led by Maria Contreras-Sweet, former head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, has moved into exclusive negotiations about a bid for the company's assets, according to a person with knowledge of the talks.<p>…

Harvey Weinstein

Donald Trump is about to find out you can’t run government like a business

Despite widespread discussion of the idea, the United States has never before had a president whose background is primarily in the business world. To many people this seems like a good idea, both in the sense that Trump’s business acumen seems to have led many voters to believe he’ll steer the …

Dystopia: Venezuelans Are Now Killing Cats, Dogs, and Birds For Food Because Socialism Can't Provide

So, you know Venezuela is on the verge of economic collapse. The price of oil has dropped precipitously over the past few years—that’s a budgetary …

Venezuela

Amazon takes on YouTube with launch of Amazon Video Direct

Amazon unveiled its own plans to compete in the user-generated video market with the launch of a new service called Amazon Video Direct in a surprise announcement this morning. This service, explains the company, allows creators to upload their own videos to Amazon’s Prime Video and generate …

Cloud Computing

How to Get a Better Night’s Sleep Tonight

You’ve powered down your devices, tried the whole bedtime ritual thing and sipped on so much sleepy-time tea that you can’t help making at least …

Sleep

One Developer's Reaction To A Graphic Aliens Vs Predator Screenshot

Yesterday Kotaku ran a graphic screenshot from the upcoming Aliens Vs. Predator game. Past the old arguments about whether gaming violence is …

Storytelling
TripAdvisor

The 3 Foods to Avoid for a Healthier Gut (and Why It Matters)

Gut bacteria—the trillions of microorganisms living in your digestive tract—may not be the sexiest subject, but it’s a hot topic in the health world …

Wellness

The official Harry Potter site tried to censor Google search results about literature, 9/11, and ancient Egypt

They're all subjects that Harry Potter has tried to have censored from Google.<p>Pottermore — the official "Harry Potter" website and digital publisher — has filed a number of surreal copyright takedown demands to Google alleging a number of websites contained its intellectual property.<p>But the …

Harry Potter

Malcolm X

African-American leader and prominent figure in the Nation of Islam, Malcolm X articulated concepts of race pride and black nationalism in the 1950s …

Black History