7 famous companies that were started by teenagers

While most teenagers are earning money atsummer jobs or accepting allowances, some are creating multi-million dollar businesses. Companies that started in dorm rooms or garages have grown to become some of the most recognizable names in their industries. From Facebook to Subway restaurants, these are the most popular companies that were started by teenagers.Mark Zuckerberg was 19 when he created Facebook in his Harvard dorm room. While a freshman at Harvard University in 2003, Mark Zuckerberg created a website called Facemash , which pitted his fellow students against each other based on their attractiveness. Although the site was taken down, … Continue reading 7 famous companies that were started by teenagers

Midcap British Stocks Soar On Move Toward Brexit Talks

The midcap FTSE 250 rose 3.5%, its best single-day percentage gain in more than three years, as European leaders indicated there was progress toward reaching an agreed deal with the U.K. on leaving the European Union. Grafton Group – Midcap British Stocks Soar On Move Toward Brexit Talks Your free daily email from Fuller Treacy MoneyComments of the Day12 October 2019 Big Picture Long Term October 11th 2019 Eoin Treacy’s viewA link to this week’s Big Picture Long-Term video is posted in the Subscriber’s Area. Midcap British Stocks Soar On Move Toward Brexit TalksThis article by Steve Goldstein for MarketWatch … Continue reading Midcap British Stocks Soar On Move Toward Brexit Talks

What a hair style??: Woman’s hair style stirs debate on social media

A woman’s intricate pink, plaited locks have been mocked online for looking remarkably like a penis. An image of the anonymous woman’s phallic hairstyle was posted to Twitter on Tuesday by blogger Stephanie Yeboah, from London, who suggested the elaborate design bore a striking resemblance to a man’s genitals. And social media users were quick to comment on the amusing photograph and agreed with the writer’s suggestion.‘I didn’t see hair at first’, wrote one, while another added: ‘Seen something different for a second.’As another admitted they had to do ‘a double-take’, a fourth added: ‘Hot damn, I did too. A … Continue reading What a hair style??: Woman’s hair style stirs debate on social media

Photo of homeless man changing a woman’s flat tire sparks outpouring of love online as restaurant owner that posted it calls on people to ‘put a face to those you’re judging’

A photo of a homeless man changing a woman’s tire in Utah has captured the hearts and minds of those who see it, as it spreads a message of love. Jessie Jean’s Coffee Shop in the town of Ogden posted a picture of the good deed being performed just outside the cafe on Monday. ‘I just wanted them to put a face to who they are judging,’ said Anna Davidson to KTSU, who co-owns Jessie Jean’s with her husband Ron. A homeless man is touching hearts across social media after a photo of a man called Chuck changing a woman’s … Continue reading Photo of homeless man changing a woman’s flat tire sparks outpouring of love online as restaurant owner that posted it calls on people to ‘put a face to those you’re judging’

Man drowns in Tanzania while proposing to girlfriend underwater

A man has tragically drowned while proposing to his girlfriend underwater during a dream holiday in Tanzania. Steven Weber Jr. died minutes after he asked his girlfriend Kenesha Antoine to marry him this week.The circumstances of his death are unclear but Kenesha took to Facebook on Friday to announce his death and explain she never had the chance to tell him yes. In an emotional post that includes a video of the proposal and photos of the American couple, she said: “There are no words adequate enough to honour the beautiful soul that is Steven Weber, Jr.”You were a bright … Continue reading Man drowns in Tanzania while proposing to girlfriend underwater

Kazakhstan Schoolgirl dies after the charging phone explodes as she listened to music in bed

A 14-year-old schoolgirl has died after her charging smartphone exploded on her pillow as she slept.Alua Asetkyzy Abzalbek went to bed listening to music at her village home in Bastobe, Kazakhstan.Next morning she was tragically found dead with the phone’s battery having burst into flames next to her head.Her device had been plugged in to a power socket, said police. She is believed to have suffered severe head injuries and died on the spot during the explosion.When paramedics were called by her devastated relatives they said she had already died.Victim Alua Abzalbek died when the phone burst into flames next … Continue reading Kazakhstan Schoolgirl dies after the charging phone explodes as she listened to music in bed

‘Go Home, Sober Up’: Federal Judge Offers Advice For Lawyers On Trump Tax Case

Go home, sober up, decompress and see if you can find a way to accommodate concerns of both sides. Judge Victor Marrero of the Southern District of New York, in comments made during a hearing between lawyers for President Donald Trump and the New York County District Attorney’s Office on thevalidity of a contested grand jury subpoena sent to accounting firm Mazars USA for eight years of Trump’s tax returns. At one point during the hearing, William Consovoy of Consovoy McCarthy, counsel to the president, wondered about the secrecy of the grand jury proceedings, mentioning that there could be potential … Continue reading ‘Go Home, Sober Up’: Federal Judge Offers Advice For Lawyers On Trump Tax Case

US president urged Ukraine’s new leader to help investigate political rival

Donald Trump repeatedly urged Ukraine’s new leader to work with Rudy Giuliani and the US attorney general to investigate political rival Joe Biden, according to a memo summarising their phone call. During the call, the US president raised unsubstantiated allegations that the former vice president and Democrat candidate in the 2020 election sought to interfere with a Ukrainian prosecutor’s investigation of his son Hunter. “There’s a lot of talk about Biden’s son, that Biden stopped the prosecution and a lot of people want to find out about that,” Mr Trump said to Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky . The 30-minute conversation … Continue reading US president urged Ukraine’s new leader to help investigate political rival