Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - September 4, 2019

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE

Hurricane Dorian, now Category 2, lashes Florida, eyes Carolinas (landfall)…offshore by weekend?; Uber and Lyft close at record lows as investors lose faith in ride-sharing companies; R. Kelly expected to appear in court today for first of several hearings in connection w/multiple sex crimes; Lamborghini reveals its first hybrid supercar; Rhum agricole – spirit you’re about to see everywhere?; Older millennials driving home prices higher again; Amazon testing hand-scanning payment system; Miami rising as tech hub; New Apple TV – coming next week?; Why Facebook really doesn’t like the “Like” button anymore; What worked at the summer box office, and what…didn’t; The rise of the super-commute (traveling 90 mins or more to work each day); A 62% spike in people getting prenups; Costco’s 72-pound cheese wheel.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Can artificial intelligence help prevent mental illness?; World slowly seeing cancer surpass cardiovascular disease as leading cause of death among middle-age adults in several countries; Smart devices moving from fitness tracking to monitoring patients w/chronic illnesses; Walmart going to disrupt health care same way it did w/retail?; A line of cold-pressed juices being marketed to craft cocktail crowd; The one common habit you should quit if you want to live longer; Vegan jerky.

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