Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s $44 billion bid!!

Twitter’s board of directors said Monday afternoon that it has accepted Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s $44 billion offer to buy the company — bringing an end to a weekslong saga and ushering in a new era for the struggling social-media platform. Musk, who has said he wants to buy Twitter in order to restore the platform’s adherence to free speech principles, will pay $54.20 per share for … Continue reading Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s $44 billion bid!!

Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $41.3 billion, saying company ‘needs to be transformed’

( USAToday.com ) Tesla CEO Elon Musk is offering to buy Twitter, a swift turn just days after deciding not to join the social media company’s board of directors. Twitter Inc. said in a regulatory filing Thursday that Musk provided a letter to the company Wednesday with a proposal to buy the remaining shares. The 50-year-old business mogul, the richest man in the world, already has 9% stock … Continue reading Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $41.3 billion, saying company ‘needs to be transformed’

Bob Dole, WWII veteran and three-time presidential candidate, dead at age 98

Bob Dole, a decorated veteran who overcame near-fatal wounds in World War II to become a respected Senator and three-time Republican presidential candidate, died on Sunday. He was 98. “It is with heavy hearts we announce that Senator Robert Joseph Dole died early this morning in his sleep. At his death, at age 98, he had served the United States of America faithfully for 79 … Continue reading Bob Dole, WWII veteran and three-time presidential candidate, dead at age 98

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey expected to step down: CNBC

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is expected to step down from his executive role, CNBC reported, citing sources. Shares of the social media company spiked more than 11 percent on the news. The stock was last seen trading more than 5 percent higher, at $49.69 per share. Critics of Dorsey have long been skeptical of his dual roles as CEO of both Twitter and payment-processing firm Square, … Continue reading Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey expected to step down: CNBC

Stevie J Files for Divorce from Faith Evans After 3 Years of Marriage

Faith Evans and Stevie J are calling it quits. The record producer filed a petition for divorce from the singer on Monday in the Los Angeles Superior Court, PEOPLE can confirm. The couple was married for three years. When reached by PEOPLE, reps for Stevie and Evans had no comment. The “I’ll Be Missing You” singer, 48, and the Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star, 50, tied the knot in July 2018 … Continue reading Stevie J Files for Divorce from Faith Evans After 3 Years of Marriage

Jason Derulo Announces Split From Girlfriend Jena Frumes 4 Months After Welcoming Baby

The news of the breakup comes one day after Frumes posted a heartfelt birthday tribute to Derulo, which has since been deleted. Jason Derulo and Jena Frumes have called it quits. Derulo took to Twitter on Thursday to reveal that he and his girlfriend have split. The former couple  — who began dating in March 2020 — share a son, whom they welcomed in May. “Jena … Continue reading Jason Derulo Announces Split From Girlfriend Jena Frumes 4 Months After Welcoming Baby

Nine killed in Sweden skydiving plane crash

A small plane carrying a group of skydivers crashed this week in Sweden, killing all nine people on board, police said. The single-engine plane, a DHC-2 Beaver, crashed close to the runway and burst into flames shortly after takeoff at Orebro airport on Thursday night, police said. “It’s a very severe accident. Everyone on board the crashed plane has died,” police said on their site. … Continue reading Nine killed in Sweden skydiving plane crash

11 in ‘heavily armed’ fringe group arrested after standoff in Massachusetts

Eleven “heavily armed” members of a fringe group called Rise of the Moors were arrested on a Massachusetts highway Saturday following a bizarre nine-hour standoff with law enforcement that included hostage negotiators. The incident unfolded in the wee hours of an otherwise quiet holiday weekend morning, shutting down I-95 in both directions along with a local commuter train service, and leading to shelter-in-place orders in … Continue reading 11 in ‘heavily armed’ fringe group arrested after standoff in Massachusetts

Face Masks becoming everyday wardrobes?

Vogue.com Face masks became part of our everyday wardrobes this year, and they evolved well beyond a form of protective gear. Their key purpose going into 2021 is protection, but that didn’t stop wearers and designers from turning masks into beautiful objects as well as protection. The general mood became that, if we have to wear them, they might as well look cute. Citizens were advised … Continue reading Face Masks becoming everyday wardrobes?