Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

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Pope Francis: Opting for pets over children is selfish and ‘takes away our humanity’

The Pope made the comments Wednesday while speaking to a general audience about Saint Joseph, Jesus’ earthly father. Francis was lauding Joseph’s decision to bring up Jesus as “among the highest forms of love”...

OnlyFans CEO: Amrapali Gan takes over for founder Tim Stokely

Tim Stokely, the founder of OnlyFans, announced on Monday that he is stepping down as CEO of the video subscription company. In an Instagram post, Stokely said he is “moving on to new challenges”...

Czech center-right government takes office amid price rises, COVID wave

The 57-year-old former university professor leads a coalition of five parties spanning his fiscally conservative Civic Democrats to the more liberal Pirates party which is entering government for the first time. The coalition, which...

This beef stew only takes 10 minutes of prep time: Try the recipe

On chillier fall days we all crave something a little heartier, a little warmer, a little beefier. That’s why we can’t get enough of this simple beef stew recipe from Amanda of Gluten-Free Tranquility....

Ghislaine Maxwell trial: final accuser takes stand, says the British socialite touched her breasts

A fourth victim took the stand Friday at Ghislaine Maxwell‘s Manhattan federal sex-trafficking trial and testified that the British socialite gave her an unsolicited massage and touched her breasts. GHISLAINE MAXWELL RUBS JEFFREY EPSTEIN’S...

HSBC takes on fintechs with UK investing feature for younger clients

The HSBC logo displayed on a smartphone. Pavlo Gonchar | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images LONDON — HSBC is going head-to-head with fintech challengers in the wealth management space, launching a new...

AJ Bell takes on fintech rivals with commission-free trading app

Revolut allows users to buy a shares of U.S. companies through its trading platform. Revolut LONDON — Wall Street’s race to the bottom in stock brokerage fees is coming to the U.K. British online...

South African rand takes hit on new Covid fears, variant

South African rand. RapidEye | iStock | Getty Images The South African rand on Friday fell sharply against the dollar after a new variant with many mutations was detected in the country. The currency...

Ex-Unilever CEO Paul Polman takes swipe at Australia

Alan Schein Photography | The Image Bank | Getty Images The former CEO of consumer goods giant Unilever has told CNBC it was “disappointing” that the Glasgow Climate Pact’s language on coal was watered...

GM takes a stake in electric boating start-up Pure Watercraft

General Motors, which has billed itself as “all in on electrification” this year, has acquired a 25% stake in Pure Watercraft, a Seattle start-up that makes electric outboard motors for boats, the companies told...