A Ten-Bagger from “Betting” on Sports

On January 4, 2000, Mark Cuban made a heck of a good bet:

He bought the Dallas Mavericks NBA franchise for $285 million.

According to Forbes, the Mavs currently bring in about $300 million in revenues a year, mostly from broadcasting deals and ticket sales, with bottom-line profits of around…

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Did a Dog Find Jimmy Hoffa?

Elon Wants Your “Entire Financial Life”

X, the company formerly known as Twitter, is in trouble. There’s even talk it might go bankrupt. No matter, says CEO Elon Musk. He’ll save the company using your hard-earned dollars. Here’s how » 

Companies Want You to Smell the Roses 

Companies aim…

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Why Did Bezos Pay $6,000 for This?

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos recently took a trip into space.

At precisely 8:12 a.m. Central Time, the rocket attached to his Blue Origin space capsule lit its engines. Bezos blasted upward, soon reaching an altitude of 351,210 feet.

At the peak of his flight path, Bezos was weightless. He unstrapped…

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14-Year-Old Creates New Cancer Treatment

This Guy Is Sitting on $235 Million… And He Can’t Get at It

Because of a lost password, $235 million worth of bitcoin is locked on a USB drive. A team of hackers believes they can unlock it — but there’s a catch »

Weird S**t You Can Buy

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Tesla is Selling Beer

Coin Flips Aren’t Fair

Can’t decide what to do? Flip a coin. After all, the odds are 50-50, right? Well, as scientists recently determined, coin flips aren’t 50-50. Learn more »

To Own a Car in This Town, You’ll Need Six Figures of Cash

The cost of owning…

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It’s OK To Forget All Your Passwords

The One Streaming Platform Viewers Can’t Live Without

Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, Max — as it turns out, there’s only one streaming service that customers refuse to live without. Learn more here »

Your New Car — Assembly Required

IKEA is known for affordable flat-pack furniture that customers assemble themselves. Now,…

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$700 Housing In San Francisco

They 3D-Printed What?!

Scientists have already 3D-printed ligaments, tendons, even skin. Now, they’re close to printing the body’s most vital organ. Wow! »

New York City is Sinking

Planning a trip to the Big Apple? You might want to visit soon — before it’s underwater »

Original Picassos…

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