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  • Republicans hired a female lawyer to question Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford in their upcoming sexual-assault hearing - but a lawyer for his second accuser says they're being railroaded By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    REPUBLICANS HIRED A FEMALE LAWYER TO QUESTION BRETT KAVANAUGH AND CHRISTINE BLASEY FORD IN THEIR UPCOMING SEXUAL-ASSAULT HEARING - BUT A LAWYER FOR HIS SECOND ACCUSER SAYS THEY'RE BEING RAILROADED

    Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee hired an Arizona sex-crimes prosecutor to ask questions on their behalf at a scheduled...

    Republicans
  • Trump and John Kelly joked about the suspected drone attack on Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    TRUMP AND JOHN KELLY JOKED ABOUT THE SUSPECTED DRONE ATTACK ON VENEZUELA'S NICOLAS MADURO

    US-led military action to address the situation in Venezuela has been floated several times by US officials. At the UN General Assembly,...

    Donald Trump
  • San Francisco just shut down its $2.2 billion transit terminal weeks after opening when a crack was discovered in a support beam By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    SAN FRANCISCO JUST SHUT DOWN ITS $2.2 BILLION TRANSIT TERMINAL WEEKS AFTER OPENING WHEN A CRACK WAS DISCOVERED IN A SUPPORT BEAM

    Just weeks after it opened, the $2.2 billion San Francisco's Transbay Transit Center was abruptly closed on Tuesday. A fissure was...

  • Honeywell's 'smart' thermostats had a big server outage and a key feature stopped working entirely - and customers were furious By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    HONEYWELL'S 'SMART' THERMOSTATS HAD A BIG SERVER OUTAGE AND A KEY FEATURE STOPPED WORKING ENTIRELY - AND CUSTOMERS WERE FURIOUS

    Honeywell had a big server outage, and its smart, internet-connected thermostats were not working as intended. Customers were unable...

  • The departure of Instagram's cofounders is a bad thing for Facebook - but it could be even worse for the rest of us By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    THE DEPARTURE OF INSTAGRAM'S COFOUNDERS IS A BAD THING FOR FACEBOOK - BUT IT COULD BE EVEN WORSE FOR THE REST OF US

    Instagram cofounders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger announced on Monday they are leaving the company. Their departure poses big risks...

  • White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah is reportedly on his way out By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    WHITE HOUSE DEPUTY PRESS SECRETARY RAJ SHAH IS REPORTEDLY ON HIS WAY OUT

    White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah is on his way out, Yahoo News reports. Shah has become one of the most recognizable faces...

    Donald Trump
  • Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had a big change of heart on Apple CEO Tim Cook, and thanked him publicly for his activism By Business Insider   -   Sep 26, 2018

    SALESFORCE CEO MARC BENIOFF SEEMS TO HAVE HAD A BIG CHANGE OF HEART ON APPLE CEO TIM COOK, AND THANKED HIM PUBLICLY FOR HIS ACTIVISM

    In the wake of a newly-announced partnership between Apple and Salesforce, Salesforce founder and CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had...

    Tech, Industry
  • IBM is on a mission to defend its ‘street cred' from AI upstarts trying to muscle into its turf By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    IBM IS ON A MISSION TO DEFEND ITS ‘STREET CRED' FROM AI UPSTARTS TRYING TO MUSCLE INTO ITS TURF

    IBM launched a series of new artificial-intelligence tools and services this month. Companies like Google, Facebook and Amazon are...

    Technology, Tech, Market
  • Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation one day after Christine Blasey Ford's testimony By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE IS SET TO VOTE ON BRETT KAVANAUGH'S CONFIRMATION ONE DAY AFTER CHRISTINE BLASEY FORD'S TESTIMONY

    The Senate Judiciary Committee set a new date to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court. It's scheduled for Friday,...

    Republicans, Democrats
  • There's a history of clashes hidden behind the Instagram and Facebook success story that led to Monday's bombshell breakup By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    THERE'S A HISTORY OF CLASHES HIDDEN BEHIND THE INSTAGRAM AND FACEBOOK SUCCESS STORY THAT LED TO MONDAY'S BOMBSHELL BREAKUP

    Instagram's cofounders, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, are quitting the Facebook-owned company. Sources tell Business Insider there...

    Tech, Industry
  • Panthers defender's impressive debut rounds out improbable path to the NFL that started as a human-trafficking victim By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    PANTHERS DEFENDER'S IMPRESSIVE DEBUT ROUNDS OUT IMPROBABLE PATH TO THE NFL THAT STARTED AS A HUMAN-TRAFFICKING VICTIM

    After overcoming human trafficking and years of homelessness, 26-year-old defensive end Efe Obada made his regular-season NFL debut...

    World, NFL
  • Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen involved in a bizarre series of incidents after being told not to return to the team until he was evaluated By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    VIKINGS DEFENSIVE END EVERSON GRIFFEN INVOLVED IN A BIZARRE SERIES OF INCIDENTS AFTER BEING TOLD NOT TO RETURN TO THE TEAM UNTIL HE WAS EVALUATED

    Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is reportedly being evaluated at a mental health facility. Griffen had reportedly not...

    Health
  • 5 ways for adults to have fun on a Disney Cruise By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    5 WAYS FOR ADULTS TO HAVE FUN ON A DISNEY CRUISE

    The Disney Cruise Line is known for its world-class entertainment and family-friendly atmosphere, but their ships are also a blast...

    World, Travel, Entertainment
  • 16 unexpected ingredients you should be putting in your eggs By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    16 UNEXPECTED INGREDIENTS YOU SHOULD BE PUTTING IN YOUR EGGS

    Perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, eggs are chock full of protein and can be treated as a main course or can add nutrition to...

    Food
  • Russia releases video showing what its newest Kh-35U anti-ship missile can do to a vessel By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    RUSSIA RELEASES VIDEO SHOWING WHAT ITS NEWEST KH-35U ANTI-SHIP MISSILE CAN DO TO A VESSEL

    The Russian Defense Ministry released a video on Monday of a Kh-35U anti-ship missile blowing up a vessel. Developed by Russia's Tactical...

  • The tallest building in every US state By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    THE TALLEST BUILDING IN EVERY US STATE

    Skyscrapers are multiplying as US cities appear to be in race toward the sky. Many of the tallest American skyscrapers, such as One...

    World, Technology
  • 10 movies that have been accused of whitewashing By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    10 MOVIES THAT HAVE BEEN ACCUSED OF WHITEWASHING

    Hollywood's problem with whitewashing has been going on for several decades and continues to persist into the modern era. What is whitewashing?...

    Industry, Entertainment
  • Breastfeeding is better for babies' weight than pumped breast milk, according to a new study By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    BREASTFEEDING IS BETTER FOR BABIES' WEIGHT THAN PUMPED BREAST MILK, ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY

    A new study found that formula-fed babies were three times more likely to be overweight than exclusively breastfed babies. The study...

  • Despite new plans to turn Social Capital into a holding company, Chamath Palihapitiya was talking about raising money from outside investors for a fourth fund in late July, insiders say By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    DESPITE NEW PLANS TO TURN SOCIAL CAPITAL INTO A HOLDING COMPANY, CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYA WAS TALKING ABOUT RAISING MONEY FROM OUTSIDE INVESTORS FOR A FOURTH FUND IN LATE JULY, INSIDERS SAY

    Social Capital co-founder Chamath Palihapitiya recently announced that his firm would turn into a holding company, and would not seek...

    Technology
  • 10 healthy swaps for your kid's favorite lunch foods By Business Insider   -   Sep 25, 2018

    10 HEALTHY SWAPS FOR YOUR KID'S FAVORITE LUNCH FOODS

    If you've ever tried getting a kid to eat their veggies, you know that it can be a battle of wills. Parents can try to model good food...

    Food