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Joey Chestnut reignites Takeru Kobayashi rivalry in Netflix hot dog eating competition after Nathan's ban

The announcement of the “Chestnut vs. Kobayashi: Unfinished Beef” special comes a mere 24 hours after The Post broke the news that Chestnut was banned from the Nathan’s hot dog...

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema acquired by Sony Pictures

The studio behind recent films like “Bad Boys: Ride or Die” and “The Garfield Movie” has acquired the distinctive theater chain, the companies said Wednesday.

Paramount vows to focus on strategic plan after Shari Redstone ends deal talks

The media heiress abruptly ended talks with David Ellison's Skydance on Tuesday, even as a special committee of Paramount's board was poised to meet to discuss deal status.

Veteran NBC News analyst dies after brave cancer battle at 75

Howard Fineman, a longtime Washington scribe and television commentator for NBC and MSNBC, died on Tuesday at the age of 75. Fineman's wife, Amy Nathan, broke the news on social...

Fed holds rates steady, sees just one cut in 2024 despite inflation progress

“We’ll need to see more good data to bolster our confidence that inflation is moving sustainably toward 2%,” Chair Jerome Powell said at a news conference after the Fed meeting...

SpaceX sued by fired engineers, alleging Elon Musk allowed 'pervasively sexist culture'

The engineers - four women and four men - claim Musk ordered their firing in 2022 after they circulated a letter calling the billionaire a "distraction and embarrassment."

Charging cable thefts pose yet another obstacle in turning consumers on to electric vehicles

Just before 2 a.m. on a chilly April night in Seattle, a Chevrolet Silverado pickup stopped at an electric vehicle charging station on the edge of a shopping center parking...

Southwest Airlines CEO rejects calls to resign: 'We have a great plan and will execute'

Activist investor Elliott Investment Management called for leadership and board changes at Southwest after reporting a stake worth about $1.9 billion in the carrier.

New York Times bestseller list is biased against conservatives: study

Books published by conservative printing houses are 7% less likely to make it onto the Gray Lady's weekly bestseller list, The Economist found.

Megabus owner Coach USA files for bankruptcy as ridership fails to recover from pandemic

The company seeking to sell its assets and shed debt incurred in an ill-timed 2019 private equity buyout.

Apple briefly tops Microsoft as world's most valuable company on heels of AI push

The tech giant has trailed rivals such as Microsoft and Google-owner Alphabet in the red-hot field of AI, a reason why its shares underperformed this year compared to its peers.

Elon Musk had sex with SpaceX worker who began as intern, asked another to have his babies: report

Musk reportedly had a sexual relationship with a SpaceX employee who started at the company as an intern and was then hired not long after she finished college.

The US economy is facing its 'two biggest issues' in one day -- here's how it could affect your wallet

New inflation data and the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision are set to be released, tackling inflation and monetary policy.

Inflation ticks slightly downward in May, sparking hopes of Fed rate cuts

The consumer price index ticked down slightly from the 3.4% headline rate from April.

How the world's two biggest diamond companies are plotting against the rise of lab-grown gems: 'Buyer beware'

"People weren't out meeting each other during lockdown, which created an engagement gap. But engagements are back."

Auto leaders' venture company picks North Carolina global headquarters

A venture company founded by seven of the world’s largest automakers will make North Carolina its global headquarters, backed by more than $3 million in taxpayer subsidy as potential reimbursement.

Nathan's hot dog eating contest host felt 'gut punch' after Joey Chestnut July 4 decision

Joey Chestnut won't be competing in this year's Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest, and at least one person associated with the event is sick to their...

Joey Chestnut can't stomach surprise Nathan's hot dog eating contest ban: 'Gutted'

Joey Chestnut is speaking out publicly for the first time since The Post revealed that the famed hot dog eater was out of this year’s Fourth of July Nathan’s Famous...

In-N-Out hikes prices thanks to California's new $20 minimum wage

In-N-Out locations across California have hiked prices to keep up with California's increased state minimum wage.

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, ex-lover seek to overturn fraud convictions

Holmes' lawyer claimed a couple of mistakes by the judge could have made the difference in the "close" case, in which jurors were not able to reach a verdict on...