Rehan

I'm an tech enthusiast with a particular passion for Broadway and Netflix. When I'm not writing, I'm probably going on about an upcoming movie or Stephen Sondheim.

RIP iOS Vaping Apps

Apple has purged its App Store of 181 vaping apps, citing a rash of recent reports about vaping-related injuries and deaths. As of Friday, vaping-related apps will no longer be allowed on the service, Axios first reported. Apple confirmed to Gizmodo that users who have downloaded vape apps will still be able to use them…

Federal Prosecutors Probe Giuliani’s Links to Ukrainian Energy Initiatives

Federal prosecutors in New York are investigating whether Rudy Giuliani stood to personally profit from a Ukrainian natural-gas business pushed by two associates who also aided his efforts there to launch investigations that could benefit President Trump, people familiar with the matter said. Mr. Giuliani’s associates, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, pitched their new company,…

Detroit’s ban on leisure marijuana sales also can very neatly be too gradual to forestall some dispensaries from opening

click to enlarge Shutterstock.com Some recreational cannabis businesses may open in Detroit despite a ban because city leaders took too long to take action. Detroit City Council imposed the ban on Nov. 5 — five days after the state’s Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) began taking applications for recreational pot businesses, including dispensaries, growers, and processors.…

Pokémon Sword and Protect: Which To Capture?

While I’ve been spending a lot of time with Pokémon Shield, Natalie Degraffinried has been exploring Pokémon Sword. As is tradition for Pokémon, each version of this game has exclusive Pokémon, and this one has some version-exclusive gym leaders as well. We sat down to talk about what’s different between each version.While choosing a Pokémon…

READ: Susceptible Ambassador To Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch’s Testimony To Congress

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testifies during the second public hearing of the House impeachment inquiry. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images Former U.S. Ambassador to the Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testifies during the second public hearing of the House impeachment inquiry. Saul Loeb/AFP via…

Doorbell camera exhibits conceivable kidnapping in Los Angeles: ‘Someone help me!’

Home-security video released by the Los Angeles Police Department contains audio of a woman screaming for help and shows a car driving past in what detectives are investigating as a possible kidnapping.In the doorbell-camera video, taken at about 11:20 p.m. on Tuesday night, the woman screams, "Somebody help me. Somebody help me please."Let our news…

Warren Buffett invested $200 million in a love furniture retailer with a CEO who likes to quote him

Kevin Lamarque/ReutersWarren Buffett invested more than $200 million in a fancy furniture retailer with a boss who has a history of quoting the legendary investor. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate bought $206 million worth of shares in RH last quarter, according to a regulatory filing. "As Warren Buffett said, if the skies darkened and there's an…

Selena Gomez Defends Taylor Swift Over Scooter Braun Tune Strive against

Getty Images, FilmMagic Selena Gomez is standing by Taylor Swift.The "Wolves" singer took to Instagram on Friday to defend her BFF amid Swift's battle with Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta."My heart is so heavy right now," Gomez wrote in the post. "It makes me sick and extremely angry. (I don't mind if there may be…