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BlockFi CEO Denies Rumors of $25 Million Deal With FTX

Previous reports said FTX was buying BlockFi in a fire sale, but BlockFi's CEO is denying the claim.

'It Was Like a Drug': How Dave's Hot Chicken Grew a Cult Following in an East Hollywood Parking Lot

What started as a parking lot pop-up expanded to 67 locations in less than five years. Here's how Dave's Hot Chicken became one of the fastest-growing food chains in the country.

Top 4 Reasons the Cryptocurrency Market Is Crashing

What's behind the major downturn in the cryptocurrency market? Let's take a closer look.

Lion Shirdan

The Billions Behind the Minions: What to Know About 'The Rise of Gru'

The Despicable Me franchise and its prequel Minions movies are among the top-grossing animated film franchises of all time.

Why Social Media Platforms Are Adopting Ecommerce as a Saving Grace

As social media platforms lose billions in advertising revenues due to Apple's new App Tracking Transparency feature, social commerce and AR could become their saving grace as they struggle to regrow their revenues.

David Ripert

How to Avoid Sneaky, Hidden Travel Fees This July 4 Weekend

When booking flights and hotel stays, hidden fees can add up quickly (and quietly). Here's how to avoid them.

Amanda Breen

Your Go-To Guide for Last-Minute Necessities on July 4th -- What's Closed and What's Open?

Many Americans scramble to find last-minute items on the Fourth of July. Read this guide to learn what is open and closed on the federal holiday.

Julia Wilkinson

Elon Musk Surpasses Major Twitter Milestone

The billionaire reached the major benchmark despite not Tweeting for more than a week.

Emily Rella