Top universities accused of inflexibility over A-level downgrades

School leaders complain of less leniency from more prestigious institutions Last modified on Thu 13 Aug 2020 23.37 EDT Some of the UK’s most prestigious universities have been accused of failing to show the flexibility demanded by ministers, as disappointed students in England struggled to secure places with lower A-level grades than expected. Amid the turmoil of mass downgrades, many […]

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Bitcoin adoption was picking up pace. Elon Musk slamming its 'insane' energy use may have stopped that.

Elon Musk’s U-turn on accepting bitcoin as payment due to energy concerns rocked the crypto world. It could also halt the adoption of bitcoin by companies, who are increasingly climate-conscious. Yet enthusiasts argue that Musk remains committed and that cryptocurrencies will bounce back. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. When Elon Musk’s Tesla […]

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This 6-piece Lancôme gift with purchase is worth $140—and you can get it for free

This gift set is valued at up to $150. (Photo: Lancôme) — Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. Beauty lovers, get thee to Macy’s! For a limited time only, the department store is offering multiple incentives to shop luxe beauty and skincare brand Lancôme—and we can think of six in particular. For […]

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Walmart, Costco, Trader Joe’s and Publix no longer require masks for vaccinated customers. See the list.

A day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new masking guidelines, retailers started announcing changes to mask policies for fully vaccinated customers. Trader Joe’s, Walmart, Sam’s Club, Costco and Publix were the first to confirm updates to mask requirements, leading the way for mask-free shopping except where required by state or local mandate. In some cases, vaccinated store employees can also go to work […]

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Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest Sells for 5\/14

The broad markets continued to improve on Friday and the family of ARK Invest ETFs all posted solid gains. ARKK performed the best out of the group up about 4.9%, while ARKX lagged the rest of the group up only 2.2%. The gains from last year are slowly sliding away, but Cathie Wood may have something up her sleeve as […]

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Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

More On: derek jeter Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen spotted at their new ‘Billionaire Bunker’ These Yankees should use this Jeter moment as motivation Derek Jeter can win 5 World Series but can’t sell his $29M Florida mansion  Cautionary tales loom over Mets’ Francisco Lindor contract talks: Sherman Derek Jeter has scored a home run and sold off his Tampa, […]

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Costco will no longer require fully vaccinated customers to wear masks in stores, except in states that still have mask mandates

Costco announced that it will no longer require fully vaccinated customers to wear face masks. However, the policy change only applies to locations without state or local mask mandates. All customers will still be required to wear a mask in Costco’s healthcare departments. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Costco announced on Friday that it will no longer require […]

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