Bob Born, Who Brought Marshmallow Peeps to the Masses, Dies at 98

By mechanizing and greatly expanding production, he made the gooey yellow chicks an Easter favorite and a pop-culture phenomenon.Bob Born, a Pennsylvania confectioner who brought the marshmallow candies known as Peeps to Easter baskets nationwide — and incidentally launched a pop-culture…

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FAA Grounds Planes In Carolinas As Chinese Spy Balloon Suspected Nearby

ToplineThe Federal Aviation Administration issued a ground stop for several major airports in North Carolina and South Carolina Saturday afternoon in a “national security effort” as a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon is believed to float overhead. Key Facts The ground stop,…

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Yes, Chinese Spy Balloons Flew Over The U.S. When President Trump Was In Office Too

Talking heads on cable TV are up in arms about the Chinese spy balloon that was floating across the continental U.S., before it was shot down Saturday afternoon. Conservative commentators have insisted President Joe Biden should’ve ordered the balloon be shot…

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Every Entrepreneur In 2023 Has To ‘See’ And Understand Trends In Order To Be Successful. Key Insights On How To Spot Important Trends

Trends exist whether you see them or not and one of the best ways to look at the importance of trends is related to something Steve Jobs once said, ‘’You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them…

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FTX Inquiry Expands as Prosecutors Reach Out to Former Executives

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are speaking with lawyers for former officials at the collapsed crypto exchange FTX and scrutinizing the immediate family of its founder, Sam Bankman-Fried.Federal prosecutors are scrutinizing a growing array of people tied to Sam Bankman-Fried’s collapsed cryptocurrency…

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Bayern Munich Lead Seven Clubs Interested In Signing FC Barcelona Star Ansu Fati – Reports

Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich are the club that has shown the most interest in signing FC Barcelona star Ansu Fati from a total seven European rivals, according to a report. On Friday, it was claimed that Manchester United were interested in…

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Doug Williams Shed Tears Of Joy After Learning Patrick Mahomes, Jalen Hurts Would Be First Black Quarterbacks To Meet In Super Bowl

Doug Williams was deeply touched when he learned there would be two Black starting quarterbacks in the Super Bowl for the first time. Williams, the first African-American quarterback to win a Super Bowl, told TMZ Sports he cried when Patrick Mahomes…

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45 Degrees Below Zero: ‘Dangerously’ Cold Weather Breaks Records In Northeast

ToplineA “dangerously cold wind chill” broke temperature records across New England and New York Saturday morning, with temperatures dropping into the double-digit negatives and forecasters warning frostbite can set in within minutes. Key Facts The temperature in Boston plummeted to a…

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China Helping Russia’s War With Ukraine With Military Aid—Violating Sanctions—Reports Show

ToplineChina is providing military aid to Russia in violation of U.S.-led sanctions placed by western countries, according to Russian trade data reported by the Wall Street Journal, as tensions build between the U.S. and western countries and China, amid a spy…

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Microsoft’s Activision Deal Tests a New Global Alignment on Antitrust

Until recently, antitrust regulators in Europe and the United States took different approaches. Now, they’re on the same page — which some experts say makes closing deals harder.When Microsoft announced its $70 billion acquisition of the video game maker Activision Blizzard last…

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Current Climate: Report Finds That Replacing Coal Plants With Renewables Saves A Lot Of Money

Share to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to LinkedinThis week’s Current Climate, which every Saturday brings you the latest news about the business of sustainability. Sign up to get it in your inbox every week. Energy policy think tank Energy Innovation Policy &…

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Here’s The Exact Time ‘Hogwarts Legacy’ Early Access Begins On PS5, Xbox Series X And PC

The most highly-anticipated game of 2023 (so far) is almost upon us. Hogwarts Legacy, despite being enmeshed in a near-constant state of controversy, is already breaking sales records on PS5 and Xbox Series X, and unless the game is a massive…

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Xavi Speaks On Busquets And Torre Futures, Plus Hunt For More Silverware Ahead Of FC Barcelona-Sevilla Clash

FC Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez has spoken on his team's new four man midfield, the futures of midfielders Sergio Busquets and Pablo Torre, plus the hunt for more silverware ahead of Sunday's meeting with Sevilla in La Liga. "Tomorrow's opponent is…

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Cleveland Guardians’ Catcher Mike Zunino Is An Excellent Bridge To Prospect Bo Naylor

The Cleveland Guardians have upgraded their catching depth this offseason. The Guardians have added veteran catcher Mike Zunino as a free agent, signing him to a 1-year, $6M contract. In addition, the Guardians have signed veteran catchers Cam Gallagher and Meibrys…

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How FC Barcelona Manager Xavi Hernandez Measures Up Against Ronald Koeman After 67 Games

A mere look at the La Liga table should tell FC Barcelona fans and critics that life has improved under head coach Xavi Hernandez. But how does he compare against his predecessor and fellow legendary ex-midfielder Ronald Koeman after the same…

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Why Customization Is The Next Big Thing In Digital Fashion: Ready Player Me Launches Labs Feature

Ready Player Me has launched a new experimental arm called Ready Player Me Labs kicking off with an AI powered avatar creator for unlimited outfit customization. The first Labs release is a new and experimental version of the company's avatar creator…

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WWE SmackDown Results: Winners And Grades As Sami Zayn Challenges Roman Reigns

WWE SmackDown advertised Roman Reigns addressing the fallout from the highly emotional angle to conclude the WWE Royal Rumble. Reigns and Sami Zayn are projected to main event Elimination Chamber in Zayn’s home country of Montreal. SmackDown also advertised Charlotte Flair…

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Language Differences Hold Back U.S. Companies In Fast-Growing Asia: KPMG Economist

KPMG senior economist Ken Kim showed a slide at a U.S. business conference on Monday that highlighted the economies where Americans have staked the largest amount of direct foreign investment. From the top down, they are the United Kingdom, the Netherlands,…

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Friday, February 3. Russia’s War On Ukraine: Daily News And Information From Ukraine

Dispatches from Ukraine. Day 345. As Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues and the war rages on, reliable sources of information are critical. Forbes gathers information and provides updates on the situation. Russian artillery fire hit a residential building in the town…

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