How to Vet Holiday Deals and Avoid Scams

Supply chain issues, shipping delays and lingering fears from the pandemic have injected a heightened level of stress and scarcity into this year’s holiday shopping season. That could lead some consumers to fall for scam deals or buy products that aren’t quite what they expected. NerdWallet – NerdWallet Here’s how to avoid a Black Friday…

Elizabeth Holmes trial Week 7 recap: a $1 billion IPO plan, and a former staffer testifies he was told to change numbers to make test results seem normal

The seventh week of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes’ fraud trial has come and gone. It featured revelations on plans for a $1 billion IPO and ways staff tried to skirt testing issues. Here’s everything that happened in the trial in its seventh week. Loading Something is loading. How Theranos tried to make unusual test results…

An Illinois school board member said she resigned after finding 4 dead rodents in front of her home: ‘I was afraid on a day-to-day basis’

An Illinois school board member resigned this month following months of “unrelenting harassment.”  Carolyn Waibel told Insider someone trespassed on her property and vandalized her home. She believes her aversion to extremism made her a target among angry community members.  Loading Something is loading. When the vitriolic emails began arriving in her inbox this summer,…