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Uber and Lyft are clogging big city streets a little more than they thought

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Ride share giants Uber and Lyft are responsible for more traffic congestion than they originally thought — but they’re still well outpaced by private cars, according to a study that the two companies themselves commissioned. 

The study, which you can read in full here, was conducted by firm Fehr & Peers at the request of the two leading ride-share companies. It focused on the combined “Vehicle Miles Traveled” in September 2018 in six major U.S. cities: Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San…

TV streaming service Locast sued by ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox

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Four of the biggest names in broadcast television — ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox — have filed a lawsuit against Locast, a small TV streaming service that broadcasts over-the-air local stations for free.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the TV networks have filed suit in federal court in an effort to shut down the service.

Locast is a free platform that retransmits over-the-air broadcasts from the TV networks. Earlier this year, Locast founder David Goodfriend boasted that the service had…

TV streaming service Locast sued by ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox

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Four of the biggest names in broadcast television — ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox — have filed a lawsuit against Locast, a small TV streaming service that broadcasts over-the-air local stations for free.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the TV networks have filed suit in federal court in an effort to shut down the service.

Locast is a free platform that retransmits over-the-air broadcasts from the TV networks. Earlier this year, Locast founder David Goodfriend boasted that the service had…

TV streaming service Locast sued by ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox

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Four of the biggest names in broadcast television — ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox — have filed a lawsuit against Locast, a small TV streaming service that broadcasts over-the-air local stations for free.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the TV networks have filed suit in federal court in an effort to shut down the service.

Locast is a free platform that retransmits over-the-air broadcasts from the TV networks. Earlier this year, Locast founder David Goodfriend boasted that the service had…

TV sreaming service Locast sued by ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox

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Four of the biggest names in broadcast television — ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox — have filed a lawsuit against Locast, a small TV streaming service that broadcasts over-the-air local stations for free.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the TV networks have filed suit in federal court in an effort to shut down the service.

Locast is a free platform that retransmits over-the-air broadcasts from the TV networks. Earlier this year, Locast founder David Goodfriend boasted that the service had…

Wellness startup Wellset wants to avoid the ‘woo woo’ — and responsibility

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A Los Angeles-based startup wants to be the Airbnb of the insta-buzziest concept of the 2010s: wellness. 

WellSet calls itself a discovery platform for “wellness services” like massages and acupuncture. On WellSet, users can find practitioners through a platform search or through recommendations from friends, brands, and public figures. Once users settle on a nutritionist or hypnotherapist, for example, they can book appointments within the platform itself.

The company, led by CEO Tegan…

Brazen L.A. hawk refuses to leave the hood of a moving car

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On an otherwise normal, sunny day, a bird of prey rode around on the hood of a moving car near downtown Los Angeles.

The hawk, likely a red-tailed hawk common to the city, landed on the car and wouldn’t budge for 15 minutes, reports The Eastsider. The bird didn’t move even as the car drove through the city’s palm-lined streets.

“He’s staring at us like he’s staring into our souls,” one of the passengers says in a YouTube video documenting the incident.

It may have been a younger, immature…

Brazen L.A. hawk refuses to leave the hood of a moving car

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On an otherwise normal, sunny day, a bird of prey rode around on the hood of a moving car near downtown Los Angeles.

The hawk, likely a red-tailed hawk common to the city, landed on the car and wouldn’t budge for 15 minutes, reports The Eastsider. The bird didn’t move even as the car drove through the city’s palm-lined streets.

“He’s staring at us like he’s staring into our souls,” one of the passengers says in a YouTube video documenting the incident.

It may have been a younger, immature…

Brazen L.A. hawk refuses to leave the hood of a moving car

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On an otherwise normal, sunny day, a bird of prey rode around on the hood of a moving car near downtown Los Angeles.

The hawk, likely a red-tailed hawk common to the city, landed on the car and wouldn’t budge for 15 minutes, reports The Eastsider. The bird didn’t move even as the car drove through the city’s palm-lined streets.

“He’s staring at us like he’s staring into our souls,” one of the passengers says in a YouTube video documenting the incident.

It may have been a younger, immature…

Brazen L.A. hawk refuses to leave the hood of a moving car

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On an otherwise normal, sunny day, a bird of prey rode around on the hood of a moving car near downtown Los Angeles.

The hawk, likely a red-tailed hawk common to the city, landed on the car and wouldn’t budge for 15 minutes, reports The Eastsider. The bird didn’t move even as the car drove through the city’s palm-lined streets.

“He’s staring at us like he’s staring into our souls,” one of the passengers says in a YouTube video documenting the incident.

It may have been a younger, immature…