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‘Every little bit helps’: Minimum wage to rise in 21 states as a movement toward $15 builds

Twenty-one states and 26 cities and counties are set to raise their minimum wages on or about January 1. The movement toward $ 15 an hour is building. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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Home Depot faces Twitter backlash after blaming opioid crisis for recent rise in store thefts

Home Depot executives on Wednesday identified the opioid crisis as a possible reason behind a rise in retail theft. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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Watch out, fitness influencers – there’s a new star on the rise. Cinder, the morbidly obese cat, and her journey to a he…

Watch out, fitness influencers – there’s a new star on the rise. Cinder, the morbidly obese cat, and her journey to a healthier lifestyle has captured hearts all over the internet as she works to slims down – one underwater treadmill workout at time. Fox News (@foxnews) • Instagram photos and videos

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Crypto-Jacking on the Rise According to McAfee Report

Crypto-jacking campaigns increased substantially in the first quarter of 2019 according to a McAfee Labs Threats Report published yesterday. The prevalence of ransomware attacks climbed a massive 118% during Q1, while malware attacks increased by 29% in the same period. The report also states that the attacks were indiscriminate, meaning that both Windows and Apple users were targeted. The majority ...

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A sneak peek of Disney’s Rise of the Resistance ride at Galaxy’s Edge

The resistance is recruiting and you answer the call. Tucked away in the old outpost on Batuu is a winding path that leads to a secret base, the home of resistance fighters like Poe Dameron, Rey and Chewbacca. Here, you are loaded onto a transport vessel … Google Alert – breaking news

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P2P Crypto Lending Is on the Rise

As peer-to-peer cash, it only seems logical that cryptocurrency should be deployed for P2P lending. While that application has taken time to materialize, bitcoin and other crypto assets are now increasingly fulfilling that purpose. Across the BTC, BCH and ETH networks, credit is being supplied to ordinary citizens while bypassing its traditional gatekeepers, usurping the authority of banks and credit ...

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Hayden Otto Discusses the Rise of North Queensland’s Bitcoin Cash Movement

Bitcoin cash merchant acceptance has grown significantly over the last year according to the BCH merchant directory Marco Coino. One specific region, North Queensland, Australia has an extremely dense population of bitcoin cash accepting retailers. This week, News.Bitcoin.com spoke with Coinspice Chief Media Correspondent Hayden Otto about the influx of adoption in North Queensland and how it’s become a hub ...

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Why Darknet Drug Sales Are on the Rise

The public’s appetite for darknet drugs remains undaunted. A major new survey has shown consistent growth in online drug sales since 2014, with Scotland, Brazil and England leading the demand for narcotics procured off the darknet. Despite numerous darknet markets (DNMs) and supporting infrastructure including clearnet link sites and bitcoin mixers being shut down this year, business is booming. Also ...

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