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01/18/2021

All 4 nurses in a Kansas county's health department refused to give out COVID-19 vaccines - Business Insider

The health department administrator shared debunked vaccine misinformation as part of their reasoning.

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01/18/2021

Bitcoin options expiry hits record $3.7 billion after price booms - Business Insider

A record $3.7 billion of Bitcoin options are set to expire on January 29 as the surging price sends investors towards cryptocurrency products.

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01/18/2021

Health officials slam Walgreens and CVS for 'fiasco' vaccine rollout to nursing homes - Business Insider

CVS and Walgreens have a virtual monopoly on nursing home COVID-19 vaccinations in most states. But local officials are frustrated at the progress.

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01/18/2021

Jamie Lynn Spears called Tesla 'cat-killer,' said Musk owes her cats - Business Insider

"Elon Musk, let's figure this out," actor Jamie Lynn Spears said in an Instagram post about Tesla. "You owe me a couple cats."

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01/18/2021

SpaceX delays launch of 60 Starlink satellites due to bad weather - Business Insider

Elon Musk's SpaceX wants to envelop Earth with up to 42,000 Starlink satellites that beam internet down from orbit.

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01/18/2021

Former Trump campaign staffers helped organize January 6 rally - Business Insider

The Trump campaign has denied being directly involved in planning of the rally, but public records show several recent staffers listed as organizers.

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01/18/2021

Trump admin halts shipments of supplies to Chinese tech giant Huawei - Business Insider

Huawei has long been a target of the Trump administration, which believes it spies for the Chinese government. Huawei has repeatedly denied the claim.

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01/18/2021

FBI investigating if woman stole Pelosi's laptop to sell to Russia - Business Insider

Riley June Williams faces charges of entering a restricted building and disorderly conduct tied to her alleged involvement in the Capitol siege.

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01/17/2021

GOP Rep. Mace: Trump 'put all of our lives at risk,' wanted censure talks - Business Insider

On NBC's "Meet the Press," Mace discussed a push to censure Trump that could have been an alternative to the president's eventual second impeachment.

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01/17/2021

A Poshmark seller nabbed $12,000 by buying into the IPO. - Business Insider

A Poshmark seller created a $12,000 nest egg for her family by buying into IPO. Here's how she did it.

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01/17/2021

Selena Gomez emailed Sheryl Sandberg over militia groups on Facebook - Business Insider

The actress told Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg that major tech firms needed to crack down on political lies and violent speech.

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01/17/2021

The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Lupin' to 'Bridgerton' - Business Insider

Netflix's new French series "Lupin" has entered the streaming giant's popularity rankings, but couldn't beat "Cobra Kai" or "Bridgerton."

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01/17/2021

Christine Chiu talks new Netflix show, haute couture collection - Business Insider

Christine Chiu told Insider she's bought haute couture pieces worth more than the average US home. She now has her own Netflix show.

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01/17/2021

How Luminar's Austin Russell became the youngest self-made billionaire - Business Insider

Austin Russell, 25, became the youngest self-made billionaire after taking Luminar, which builds lidar sensors for self-driving cars, public.

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01/17/2021

Apple, Google, Spotify host conspiracy podcasts despite misinformation crackdowns - Business Insider

Podcast hosts are still using the major tech platforms to disseminate conspiracy theories about the US election.

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01/17/2021

Airlines that went out of business in 2020 - Business Insider

The US saw four passenger airlines disappear costing thousands of jobs and contributing to the decline in national connectivity.

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01/17/2021

Tory ministers, MPs joined Parler before Amazon shut the app down - Business Insider

More than a dozen conservative UK politicians had joined Parler before the social network went offline, according to The Observer.

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01/17/2021

Parler's CEO fled his home after receiving death threats - Business Insider

Conservatives told Trump supporters to use Parler after the president was banned from Twitter following the attack on the Capitol.

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01/17/2021

Manchin says Senate should consider removing Hawley and Cruz - Business Insider

"There's no way they cannot be complicit in this," Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin previously said on Cruz and Hawley.

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01/16/2021

Bitcoin owner who lost password made peace with potential $220 million loss - Business Insider

Stefan Thomas made headlines after losing a password that rendered his bitcoin stash inaccessible. He now says "time heals all wounds."

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01/16/2021

Biden official accuses Trump administration of 'sabotage': PBS - Business Insider

The official singled out Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for implementing controversial foreign policies in the final days of Trump's presidency.

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01/16/2021

Stores prepare for 100 million COVID vaccines including CVS, Kroger - Business Insider

Retail pharmacies, like those at CVS and Kroger, have the capacity to meet the demand for 100 million vaccine doses.

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01/16/2021

WhatsApp: Experts are wary about WhatsApp sharing data with Facebook - Business Insider

Although WhatsApp won't share message content, it will share who, where and when you talk to people, experts told Insider.

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01/16/2021

How Jason A. Donenfeld created secure VPN WireGuard, included in Linux - Business Insider

At only 4,000 lines of code, WireGuard is one of the world's simplest — and most secure — VPN protocol. This is how its founder made it what it is.

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01/16/2021

11 things Elon Musk said Tesla would accomplish in 2020, and how those promises panned out - Business Insider

Tesla came up short on rolling out a fleet of robotaxis, but nailed its plans to release the Model Y and deliver half a million vehicles.

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01/16/2021

Donald G. Tober, Sweet'N Low magnate, died by suicide – reports - Business Insider

Donald G. Tober, who successfully marketed Sweet'N Low for years and was also chair of Sugar Foods, died on Friday in New York, according to reports

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01/16/2021

Man offers city $70 million to dig up lost 7,500 bitcoin hard drive - Business Insider

James Howells, from Wales, UK, threw away the hard drive containing the bitcoin in 2013. The trove, buried at a huge dump, is now worth $275 million.

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01/16/2021

What we know about laptop stolen from Nancy Pelosi's aide - Business Insider

The laptop was stolen when violent pro-Trump rioters breached the US Capitol on January 6. Misinformation about the device is already spreading.

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01/16/2021

Pelosi taps retired military commander to oversee Capitol siege probe - Business Insider

Retired Lt. Gen. Russe Honoré is known as an abrasive, no-nonsense leader whose slogan was "Don't get stuck on stupid."

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01/15/2021

Apple and Google removed Wimkin app, founder reports huge DDoS attack - Business Insider

Hackers are being blamed for a DDoS attack on Wimkin after Apple and Google removed its app. The network allowed free speech with no fact checking

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01/14/2021

Smokers now prioritized in New Jersey COVID-19 vaccine roll out - Business Insider

Smokers have an increased risk of developing severe COVID-19. That's why states like New Jersey are bumping them toward the front of the vaccine line.

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01/14/2021

American Airlines launches COVID test health passport for US arrivals - Business Insider

International travelers can use the Verifly app to upload negative COVID-19 tests and other necessary paperwork needed to fly into the US.

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01/14/2021

Biden stimulus proposal expected to include expanded child benefit for American households - Business Insider

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to expand child benefits as part of an economic stimulus package, The Washington Post reported.

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01/14/2021

Banning Trump from Twitter sets a 'dangerous' precedent, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says - Business Insider

Twitter banned President Trump from its platform after the attempted coup on January 6. CEO Jack Dorsey believes that sets a "dangerous" precedent.

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01/14/2021

Microsoft, Oracle, others team up to create vaccination passports - Business Insider

Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce, Cerner, Epic Systems, and the Mayo Clinic are part of the Vaccination Credential Initiative.

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01/14/2021

Trump wanted to join Parler as 'Person X': CEO John Matze - Business Insider

Parler CEO John Matze has accused Amazon Web Services of sending Parler offline in part to deny President Donald Trump further social-media presence.

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01/14/2021

Slack dropped Parler as customer, Parler CEO claims in AWS lawsuit - Business Insider

Parler CEO John Matze claimed in a lawsuit against Amazon that Slack had "canceled their services" based on Amazon's decision.

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01/13/2021

Multiple dog foods recalled after 70 dogs died due to suspected poisoning - Business Insider

Midwestern Pet Company issued a voluntary recall after the food was found to have dangerous levels of aflatoxins, which are produced by mold.

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01/13/2021

Ancient super-Earth suggests longer timeline for alien life - Business Insider

This rocky planet formed about 10 billion years ago, making it twice as old as Earth. It's too hot for life, but there could be others like it.

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01/13/2021

Dropbox announced it is laying off 315 employees, or 11% of the total workforce - Business Insider

CEO Drew Houston called the decision one of the toughest he's had to make in 14 years as CEO: "To each of you who are affected, I am truly sorry."

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01/13/2021

Signal won't replace WhatsApp, people will use both: Brian Acton - Business Insider

"I have no desire to do all the things that WhatsApp does," Brian Acton, cofounder of Signal, told TechCrunch. Acton also cofounded WhatsApp.

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01/13/2021

Amazon responds to Parler lawsuit, cites violent content, Section 230 - Business Insider

Amazon cited Section 230 to refute Parler's claims that Amazon conspired with Twitter to hurt Parler's business by banning it from using Amazon Web Services.

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01/12/2021

Boeing plans definitive end for 747 with Atlas Air placing final order - Business Insider

Cargo airlines have carried the Boeing 747 program this far but the iconic aircraft's days are now number with the last delivery slated for 2022.

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01/12/2021

What's the difference between Whatsapp and Signal? Here's what to know - Business Insider

While Signal offers users more privacy, WhatsApp has customizable features that allow for easier use.

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01/12/2021

FBI report warned of 'war' at US Capitol before Trump mob attack - Business Insider

"Get violent," an online thread cited in the FBI report said, per The Washington Post. "Go there ready for war. We get our President or we die."

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01/12/2021

Parler moves to Epik, a domain registrar known for hosting far-right extremist content - Business Insider

Parler registered its domain with Epik, a company known for hosting other far-right websites including Gab, and previously 8chan.

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01/12/2021

Samsung Bot Handy robot butler pours wine does laundry - Business Insider

Samsung's Bot Handy the robot, which has one long arm, can do chores around the house.

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01/12/2021

JetBlue unveils brand-new Airbus A220 cabin; tour, photos, details - Business Insider

The new model will soon take flyers across the country in style and comfort as the spacious cabin offers the widest seats of any JetBlue plane.

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01/12/2021

Disneyland Resort becomes mass COVID-19 vaccination site in California - Business Insider

Disneyland California will become a "Super" point of dispensing. Essential workers and those over 70 years-old will get their shots first.

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01/12/2021

YouTube video rival Rumble sues Google - Business Insider

The lawsuit alleges that the tech giant "willfully and unlawfully created and maintained a monopoly in the online video-sharing platform market."

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01/12/2021

Musk no longer richest person, loses $13.5 billion in 1 day: Forbes - Business Insider

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos regained the top spot with a fortune of $182.1 billion, compared with Musk's $176.2 billion, according to Forbes' estimates.

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01/12/2021

Half-finished Trump border made border security worse: campaigners - Business Insider

Contractors build roads in the wilderness to transport heavy machinery. With no time to finish the barrier, they are becoming a fast-lane into the US.

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01/12/2021

Trump refused to talk to Pence after siege, said he had no courage - Business Insider

"Mike Pence didn't have the courage to do what should have been done to protect our country" Trump tweeted while his supporters stormed the Capitol Building.

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01/11/2021

Trump's angrier about not hosting golf tournament vs. impeachment: NYT - Business Insider

The president was "gutted" after the PGA pulled its 2022 championship from his golf course, according to The New York Times.

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01/11/2021

2 Capitol Police officers suspended after pro-Trump riots - Business Insider

According to Rep. Tim Ryan, one officer took a selfie with an insurrectionist and the other gave them a tour of the building.

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01/11/2021

Over 2.4 million people watched a Spanish 'Fortnite' streamer - Business Insider

Spanish Twitch streamer "The Grefg," David Cánovas Martínez, smashed through Twitch records on Monday with over 2.4 million concurrent viewers.

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01/11/2021

What is Gab? A far-right social alternative to Twitter - Business Insider

Gab was launched in 2016 for users who don't like Twitter and Facebook's rules on false facts and hate speech. Now, it's favored by the far-right.

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01/11/2021

2 pro-Trump rioters pictured with zip ties at Capitol were charged - Business Insider

Larry Rendell Brock of Texas and Eric Gavelek Munchel of Tennessee were charged after being pictured with zip tie-like restraints on the Senate floor.

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01/11/2021

Parler sues Amazon, claiming it violated antitrust laws - Business Insider

Parler is suing Amazon after it was booted off of the company's servers for failing to moderate threats of violence following the US Capitol siege.

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01/11/2021

Amazon, Walmart, and Target are letting customers keep some returns - Business Insider

Your next return at Amazon, Walmart, or Target could result in a refund without having to send back whatever you bought.

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01/11/2021

Elon Musk launches SpaceX Starlink internet in the UK - Business Insider

After receiving approval in the UK, SpaceX sent Starlink kits for its public beta test to users in the country.

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01/11/2021

Off-duty cops and military investigated after Capitol riot - Business Insider

Police officers are being placed on leave across the US while their involvement in the rally and riot in Washington, DC, last week is investigated.

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01/10/2021

Zuckerberg recognizes the China tech threat; is now copying them - Business Insider

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has spoken about the risks of Chinese apps going mainstream, but is now stealing their ideas.

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01/10/2021

When should people who had COVID-19 get the coronavirus vaccine? - Business Insider

A CDC advisory committee suggested that individuals who got sick wait 90 days after their infection, since reinfection is unlikely during that period.

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01/10/2021

Elon Musk vs. Mark Zuckerberg feud: Where it began, complete history - Business Insider

The billionaire tech CEOs — who helm Tesla and SpaceX, and Facebook, respectively — have been feuding since at least 2016.

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01/10/2021

Updated 2021 sailing plans from several major cruise lines - Business Insider

No major cruise line — including Carnival and Royal Caribbean — will be setting sail around the US until March the soonest.

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01/10/2021

Dodge sold 4 Vipers in 2020 despite its 2017 discontinuation - Business Insider

Just because a car has been discontinued doesn't mean that some dealerships still have them, new, for sale. The Dodge Viper is one of those vehicles

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01/10/2021

Warner Bros. deal will reportedly split HBO Max fees with filmmakers - Business Insider

Warner Bros. is agreeing new payment structures for filmmakers and their crews, based in part on HBO Max streaming fees, according to reports.

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01/10/2021

Young Americans have died in historic numbers due to COVID-19 - Business Insider

Cody Lyster of Colorado and Bryant Boyer-Killion of Illinois both died of COVID-19 at age 21. Their deaths, sadly, are not anomalies.

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01/10/2021

Trump mulls media blitz to highlight 'amazing achievements': Report - Business Insider

Trump is considering taking part in multiple interviews in an attempt to ensure that his legacy is not solely colored by Wednesday's insurrection.

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01/10/2021

Parler CEO John Matze spars with Jack Dorsey over Apple app ban - Business Insider

John Matze and Jack Dorsey, the CEOs of Parler and Twitter were at at odds with each other, and posted on their own sites about Apple's ban of Parler.

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01/09/2021

Gab.com reports a growth in users in the midst of Twitter bans - Business Insider

This past Wednesday, founder and CEO Andrew Torba reported that Gab.com site traffic jumped 40%, according to NPR.

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01/09/2021

Top conservatives are moving to Parler after Trump's ban from Twitter - Business Insider

QAnon supporter Angela Stanton-King and Republican Rep. Thomas Massie are among those encouraging Twitter users to follow them on Parler.

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01/09/2021

Earth is spinning around its axis more quickly than it has in decades - Business Insider

Earth beat the record for shortest day ever 28 times in 2020. In 2021, scientists predict the planet will rotate even faster around its axis.

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01/09/2021

Tesla stock to triple, Bitcoin price to soar 5x: Chamath Palihapitiya - Business Insider

The Social Capital boss and Virgin Galactic chairman slammed Facebook, defended SPACs, and argued the current market boom won't end in disaster.

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01/09/2021

Coronavirus task force claims about 'USA variant' baseless, CDC says - Business Insider

A White House report suggests a "USA variant" may be responsible for the recent coronavirus surge. The CDC says there's no evidence of that.

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01/09/2021

I saw Samsung's new Micro LED and the bright, gorgeous display could be the future of TV - Business Insider

Samsung's new 110-inch Micro LED has been revealed ahead of CES 2021, and we got a first look. Here's why we think it could be the future of TV.

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01/08/2021

Biden to release full coronavirus vaccine supply, not set half aside - Business Insider

The Trump administration has so far held back half the available supply to guarantee everyone can get both shots in the recommended time frame.

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01/08/2021

Tom Cruise's SpaceX ride may set a new bar for spaceflight - Business Insider

The former NASA astronaut Michael López-Alegría will command Axiom Space's historic all-private mission to orbit aboard SpaceX's Crew Dragon ship.

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01/08/2021

Trump aides describe the president as being unhinged and alone like 'mad King George' - Business Insider

Administration officials characterized Trump's conduct as that of "a total monster," "insane," and "beyond the pale" to the Washington Post.

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01/08/2021

Coronavirus: London Mayor Sadiq Khan declares 'major incident' in city - Business Insider

A leaked National Health Service briefing revealing that London's hospitals are just two weeks from breaking point.

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01/08/2021

'Life-saving' COVID-19 treatments cut death risk by 24%, say experts - Business Insider

COVID-19 patients who are critically unwell can receive the drugs Tocilizumab and Sarilumab in the UK. Experts are optimistic about the news

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01/07/2021

Random people are getting vaccinated with extra doses at pharmacies - Business Insider

In some cases, vaccine providers are faced with the decision to throw out extra doses when they expire or give them to lower-priority recipients.

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01/07/2021

World's richest person Elon Musk to dedicate wealth to Mars colony - Business Insider

Musk's immense wealth comes mostly from holding stock in his companies. He says his goal is to eventually use to it colonize Mars.

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01/07/2021

Burger King redesigned logo and signs with whopper - Business Insider

Burger King is investing in the app and drive-thru tech to compete with other fast food competitors.

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01/07/2021

WhatsApp forcing users to share personal data with Facebook - Business Insider

If users don't agree to let Facebook collect their WhatsApp data, they will lose access to the app, which sells itself as a privacy-focused service.

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01/07/2021

Facebook suspends Trump until the end of his presidency - Business Insider

Mark Zuckerberg said the platform was blocking Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts "indefinitely" and for at least the next two weeks.

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01/07/2021

Elon Musk: US Capitol riots a 'domino effect' from Facebook founding - Business Insider

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk linked the riots to "a website to rate women on campus," a reference to Facebook's creation.

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01/07/2021

Blackstone CEO: 'insurrection' in Washington DC is 'appalling' - Business Insider

Blacktone's Stephen Schwarzman had previously defended Trump's efforts to challenge the election results via lawsuits.

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01/07/2021

Advertisers pull ads amid the attack on the US Capitol - Business Insider

Business Insider's top advertising and media stories for January 7.

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01/07/2021

Advertisers pull commercials around news coverage of attempted coup at US Capitol - Business Insider

At least one network stopped running commercial breaks during the protests, and the unrest has advertisers asking what to do next.

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01/06/2021

PA GOP remove Lt. Gov. John Fetterman over senator dispute - Business Insider

GOP senators objected to Fetterman swearing-in Sen. Jim Brewster because his Republican challenger Nicole Ziccarelli is still disputing the election results.

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01/05/2021

Trump lawyer Sekulow: President's request to Pence is unconstitutional - Business Insider

Sekulow's defection is particularly noteworthy given his long history of backing Trump's legal efforts.

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01/05/2021

A judge has banned the Proud Boys chairman from DC ahead of rally - Business Insider

The judge said it was the least restrictive condition available, seeing as Tarrio posted on Parler that he would burn another BLM flag.

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01/05/2021

Scotland's leader blocks Trump from visiting his Turnberry golf resort - Business Insider

"We are not allowing people to come into Scotland, and that would apply to him just as it applies to anybody else," the first minister told reporters.

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01/05/2021

California dentists can administer COVID-19 vaccines now - Business Insider

California has only administered about 450,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines out of nearly 1.9 million doses distributed to the state.

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01/05/2021

Jack Ma is not missing, likely laying low in Hangzhou: report - Business Insider

CNBC anchor David Faber said Ma has not been "captured" or "taken," but is likely staying out of the public eye in Hangzhou, where Alibaba is based.

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01/05/2021

Death of Chinese tech worker, 22, exposes toxic '996' work culture - Business Insider

The woman, who worked for the e-commerce firm Pinduoduo, collapsed after leaving work at 1:30 a.m., and has become a symbol of the anti-996 movement.

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01/05/2021

Carnival Mardi Gras new cruise ship has a roller coaster, will set sail in April - Business Insider

Carnival's Mardi Gras ship can accommodate 5,200 guests and has eateries from celebrities like Guy Fieri, Shaquille O'Neal, and Emeril Lagasse.

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01/05/2021

Inside New York's new $1.6 billion Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station - Business Insider

The new train hall is a welcome sight for New Yorkers who for decades were relegated to an underground labyrinth beneath Madison Square Garden.

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01/05/2021

Albertsons ditches in-house delivery in some areas, pivots to contractors after Prop 22 - Business Insider

The change is happening in the wake of California voters passing Prop 22, which DoorDash and other gig companies claimed would preserve jobs.

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01/04/2021

Discovery Plus $6.99 streaming service launches for viewers - Business Insider

Discovery Plus is home to shows from brands like HGTV and will air a 'Fixer Upper' reboot with Chip and Joanna Gaines as the streaming market booms.

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01/04/2021

Iran seizes a South Korean ship after the USS Nimitz does a U-turn - Business Insider

Iran's tanker seizure came a day after the Pentagon abruptly reversed a decision to move aircraft carrier USS Nimitz out of the region.

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01/04/2021

Boris Johnson could impose national lockdown as schools shut across UK - Business Insider

The new faster-spreading coronavirus strain is overwhelming hospitals in the UK and forcing schools to remain closed.

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01/04/2021

Alibaba and Ant Group founder Jack Ma hasn't been seen in 2 months - Business Insider

Chinese regulators have recently been cracking down on Ma's companies, e-commerce giant Alibaba and fintech company Ant Group.

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01/03/2021

Slaoui: COVID variant 'should be under control' with vaccine - Business Insider

"This virus actually mutates as part of its normal behavior, and therefore it is normal to expect there will be variants," Moncef Slaoui said on CBS.

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01/03/2021

Jerome Adams: 'no reason to doubt' 350,000 COVID-19 deaths - Business Insider

Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Sunday joined Dr. Anthony Fauci in defending CDC data, which Trump baselessly claimed was "far exaggerated."

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01/03/2021

Struggling minority-owned businesses were kept waiting until the last minute for PPP loans - Business Insider

The Paycheck Protection Program's loans did not reach minority-business owners until its final weeks, causing hardship, uncertainty, and frustration

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01/03/2021

Trump econ advisor 'not so sure we need this massive stimulus bill' - Business Insider

After Congress finally passed the second stimulus relief package, which included $600 checks, President Trump pushed for a deal on $2,000 checks.

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01/03/2021

Harvard professor Avi Loeb: Alien debris passed near Earth in 2017 - Business Insider

An extraterrestrial object passed close to Earth in 2017, wrote Harvard University astronomer Avi Loeb in a book to be published this month.

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01/03/2021

Emirates unveils high-end design for new Airbus A380s; premium economy - Business Insider

The design not only makes the A380 look more like a luxurious hotel than an airliner but also shows Emirates' dedication to the disappearing aircraft.

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01/02/2021

Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk increased their wealth by $217 billion in 2020 - Business Insider

The world's richest people increased their net worth by $1.8 trillion in 2020, while experts predicted COVID-19 would thrust millions into poverty.

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01/02/2021

Fauci is 'sure' coronavirus vaccine will be mandatory in institutions - Business Insider

Dr. Fauci likened the COVID-19 vaccine to yearly shots for the flu and Hepatitis B that are required to learn or work at some institutions.

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01/02/2021

The 5 biggest things to expect from gaming in 2021 - Business Insider

With 2020 rapidly fading into the past, 2021 promises to be another huge year for video game fans. Here's what we know about the months ahead!

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01/02/2021

AstraZeneca to double COVID-19 vaccine production to 2 million a week - Business Insider

Amid delays and slow rollouts of the COVID-19 vaccine, AstraZeneca has vowed to significantly boost production by mid-January

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01/02/2021

Elon Musk's family tree: Siblings, cousins, kids, and ex-wives - Business Insider

Elon Musk has had a wild life, but he's not the only member of his family who launched businesses, made millions, or achieved fame.

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01/01/2021

Photos: Packed New Year's Eve in Wuhan, China, other cities deserted - Business Insider

Wuhan's citizens made the most of their freedom in the city to enjoy the New Year. It reported the first COVID-19 cluster on December 31, 2019.

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12/31/2020

JetBlue Airways receives first ultra-modern Airbus A220 - Business Insider

JetBlue has orders for 70 Airbus A220s, to be built in Mobile, Alabama, providing customers with a well-needed upgrade over the aging Embraer E190s.

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12/31/2020

Elon Musk sells 3 more LA homes for combined $40.9 million: Report - Business Insider

Musk's offloading of his Los Angeles properties followed his announcement that he's moving to Texas.

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12/31/2020

Target is recalling over 400,000 pieces of kids clothing due to possible choking hazard - Business Insider

The items were sold in 2019 and 2020, both in stores and online. Target is offering a full refund in stores and by mail.

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12/31/2020

GA Democratic Senate candidate Jon Ossoff goes after Loeffler on Fox News - Business Insider

"We have two United States senators in Georgia who have blatantly used their offices to enrich themselves. This is beyond partisanship," Ossoff said.

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12/30/2020

Flights are being halted in Dallas while FAA disinfects ATC facility - Business Insider

The facility being cleaned has had 22 cases of personnel contracting the novel coronavirus, the most of any in Dallas.

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12/30/2020

Why you have to wear a mask for a few months after you get your COVID-19 vaccine - Business Insider

Getting the COVID-19 vaccine is a step towards ending the pandemic, but, for a few reasons, mask-wearing will need to endure a few months longer.

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12/30/2020

UK: Hospitals, ambulance services buckle under weight of COVID-19 cases - Business Insider

Ambulances are stacking up outside hospitals and oxygen supplies for critical care patients are running short across England.

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12/30/2020

Trump's lavish New Year's Eve gala at Mar-A-Lago to go ahead: CNN - Business Insider

President Donald Trump has been busy preparing for a New Year's Eve gala as many areas of the country continue to report surges in coronavirus cases.

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12/30/2020

As COVID-19 cases surge in Los Angeles, hospitals are running out of oxygen - Business Insider

COVID patients typically need upwards of ten times the amount of oxygen that other patients require.

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12/29/2020

Vybe Together promotes NYE parties on TikTok amid COVID-19 - Business Insider

A TikTok promoting "secret gatherings" in NYC with crowds of people indoors without wearing masks had been viewed nearly 11,000 times.

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12/29/2020

JetBlue has banned Lil Pump for life after the rapper refused to wear a mask on a flight - Business Insider

The "Gucci Gang" rapper will no longer be able to fly with JetBlue after refusing to wear a mask and acting "verbally abusive with crew members."

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12/29/2020

Top doctor explains why it's taking so long to roll out vaccines - Business Insider

Ashish Jha, the dean of Brown University School of Public Health, said the issues lie with the federal government, which passed the burden to states.

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12/29/2020

Woman said to be Disney employee said she got COVID-19 vaccine while cases surge - Business Insider

The CDC has recommended that healthcare workers and residents of long-term care facilities be the first to get coronavirus vaccines.

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12/29/2020

Michael Cohen: People pardoned by Trump may be forced to testify - Business Insider

President Donald Trump has pardoned dozens of people since November, including close allies such as Paul Manafort, Roger Stone, and Michael Flynn.

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12/29/2020

LAs hospital forced to treat some COVID-19 patients in gift shop - Business Insider

Patients being treated for COVID-19 accounted for 66% of Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital's capacity.

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12/28/2020

Florida and Texas already vaccinating people over 65 against COVID-19 - Business Insider

Essential frontline workers and people over 75 should get coronavirus vaccines next, the CDC says. Florida and Texas are prioritizing differently.

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12/28/2020

What the new COVID-19 stimulus means for airlines; $15 billion in aid - Business Insider

United Airlines told furloughed employees to expect their recalls to be temporary as travel is still at severely reduced levels, despite a vaccine.

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12/28/2020

How to cast from Google Chrome to your TV - Business Insider

You can cast Google Chrome to your TV through the "Cast..." menu, which is available on PC, Mac, or Chromebook computers, and Android phones.

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12/28/2020

Ford's electric Mustang boss takes swipe at Tesla quality issues - Business Insider

Long-time Ford electric-car boss Darren Palmer didn't mention Tesla by name, but his point was loud and clear.

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12/28/2020

China: Journalist Zhang Zhan jailed for Wuhan COVID-19 reports - Business Insider

Zhang Zhan, 37, was convicted of "picking quarrels and provoking trouble" by a People's Court in Shanghai.

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12/28/2020

'Wonder Woman 1984' stalled at the China box office with a 92% decline from last week - Business Insider

"Wonder Woman 1984" earned just $1.5 million in China in its second weekend, but fared better in its US debut.

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12/27/2020

Amazon hired the lobbyist brother of close Biden ally days after the 2020 election - Business Insider

Days after the 2020 presidential election, Amazon hired lobbyist Jeff Ricchetti, whose brother is a close advisor to President-elect Joe Biden.

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12/27/2020

CDC issues vaccine guidance for those with underlying health condition - Business Insider

The CDC said people with underlying health conditions can get the COVID-19 vaccine if they haven't had an allergic reaction to its ingredients.

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12/27/2020

How 2 airlines transported the COVID-19 vaccine to remote cities - Business Insider

Pfizer's vaccine arrived at a remote Alaskan hospital just two days after the first trucks left Kalamazoo, Michigan, and in Singapore a week later.

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12/27/2020

Inside Google and Uber's war to own self-driving-cars - Business Insider

Google began work on self-driving years before any rival, but infighting and indecision left the program vulnerable when Uber came to do battle.

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12/26/2020

Trump: Supreme Court 'totally incompetent' for refusing to overturn election - Business Insider

Trump called Biden a "Fake President" and said the US election "was the election of a third world country," alleging millions of "corrupt" votes.

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12/26/2020

Trump could cost jobless workers a week of $300 federal unemployment benefits - Business Insider

The president's fight for $2,000 stimulus checks threatens other parts of the relief package on unemployment insurance.

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12/26/2020

Photos: Pfizer vaccine arrives across Europe after EMA approval - Business Insider

The European Medicines Agency approved the shot from Pfizer and BioNTech on Monday. On Saturday, doses began arriving at hospitals.

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12/26/2020

$2,000 stimulus checks a 'serious mistake': Biden ally Larry Summers - Business Insider

Summers told Bloomberg he was "not even sure I'm so enthusiastic about the $600 checks," let alone $2,000 ones.

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12/26/2020

Moderna vaccine: 1st severe allergic reaction reported, Boston doctor - Business Insider

Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh, of Boston Medical Center, told the New York Times he felt dizzy almost immediately after getting the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.

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12/26/2020

Elon Musk: 'Impossible' to take Tesla private, Starlink IPO 'likely' - Business Insider

"Tesla public company duties are a much bigger factor, but going private is impossible now (sigh)," Elon Musk tweeted Friday.

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12/25/2020

I had congestive heart failure and didn't notice the symptoms - Business Insider

Shannon Hennig, 34, brushed off warning signs like chest pain, weight gain, and exhaustion — until she hit "the verge of utter collapse."

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12/25/2020

UK's biggest coronavirus testing lab hit by COVID-19 outbreak: report - Business Insider

A number of workers at the Lighthouse Laboratory in Milton Keynes have contracted the virus in recent days, amid a push to process more tests.

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12/25/2020

Poor communities worry of being forgotten in COVID-19 vaccine rollout - Business Insider

In Chicago, only 23% of the 500 active pharmacy licenses were located in areas that were predominately Black.

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12/25/2020

GoDaddy disguised a phishing email test as holiday bonus announcement - Business Insider

"Though we cannot celebrate together during our annual Holiday Party, we want to show our appreciation and share a $650 one-time Holiday bonus!"

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12/25/2020

USPS will rush mail-in ballots for Georgia runoff election - Business Insider

At least 19,000 of the agency's 644,000 workers are sick or in isolation due to the novel coronavirus, which has been complicating deliveries.

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12/25/2020

More than 80 employees sickened by COVID-19 outbreak at In-N-Out's new Colorado locations - Business Insider

The burger chain opened its first Colorado restaurants in November. Both are now the scenes of COVID-19 outbreaks.

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12/24/2020

Biden says Pentagon stonewalls his team as Trump threatens Iran - Business Insider

Lame duck presidents typically wouldn't dream of threatening war in their final days. But Trump is anything against but typical.

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12/24/2020

Square interested in buying Jay-Z's Tidal music service: Report - Business Insider

News of the digital payment company's interest in Tidal comes after Jack Dorsey and Jay-Z were seen vacationing together twice this year.

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12/24/2020

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos net worth explodes in 2020: chart - Business Insider

In 2020, the rich got richer. That includes the wealthiest man in the world, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who is now worth $188 billion.

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12/24/2020

A producer of Netflix's 'Three-Body Problem' was poisoned in China - Business Insider

A producer on a Netflix adaptation of 'The Three-Body Problem' in China was poisoned by another executive, according to reports.

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12/24/2020

Video: Doctors, nurses in CA beg people not to gather for holidays - Business Insider

In a Wednesday video, health workers warned that hospital capacity and their mental health were straining under a new surge of COVID-19 cases.

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12/24/2020

Here's why airlines are so eager to fly the Boeing 737 Max again - Business Insider

Only three weeks passed from the FAA ungrounding the Boeing 737 Max to its first passenger flight and next week will see the first flights in the US.

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12/23/2020

How COVID-19 variant affects kids: What we know so far - Business Insider

Scientists think it's likely the new variant is more infectious, including in children, but we don't know for sure.

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12/23/2020

Lose-lose for McConnell as Trump, Dems support $2,000 stimulus checks - Business Insider

Trump called for Congress to increase stimulus payments to $2,000 from $600, leaving McConnell in an unenviable position.

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12/23/2020

Restaurants can take now take more of thier workers' tips - Business Insider

The new rule, supported by the restaurant industry, could cost tipped employees more than $700 million in lost wages, according to one analysis.

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12/22/2020

Trump's main banker at Deutsche Bank just announced her resignation - Business Insider

The president's long-standing contact at the bank Rosemary Vrablic will step down on December 31, though the reasons for her departure are unclear.

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12/22/2020

Doctor: How my family's small, safe COVID-19 holiday party went wrong - Business Insider

A Boston physician described what she got wrong about her family's small masked gathering and why she would never chance it again.

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12/22/2020

Salvation Army fed HGV drivers stranded in Kent due to border closure - Business Insider

Volunteers intervened to feed lorry drivers stuck in southern England amid growing criticism of the UK government's response to the border crisis.

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12/22/2020

Fauci says the new, fast-spreading UK coronavirus strain is likely already in the US - Business Insider

The UK placed millions of people under new restrictions this past weekend over fears of a new virus strain that is thought to be more transmissible.

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12/22/2020

Vaccines should work against mutant coronavirus strain: experts - Business Insider

Here's what you need to know about the new coronavirus strain that has emerged in the UK — and what it means for COVID-19 vaccines.

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12/21/2020

Elon Musk's $65 billion net worth increase since Tesla S&P 500 news - Business Insider

Elon Musk has become a lot richer in the past 30 days, with his net worth climbing to $167 billion as he became the world's second-richest person.

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12/21/2020

Navalny dupes Russian agent into spilling details of his poisoning - Business Insider

Posing as an official aide, Navalny fooled an FSB agent into telling him he was poisoned with a nerve agent planted along the seams of his underwear.

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12/21/2020

Photos show ancient, intact wolf pup mummy found in Yukon permafrost - Business Insider

Researchers have analyzed the intact remains of a 7-week-old wolf pup whose body was preserved in permafrost after it died 57,000 years ago.

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12/21/2020

Bloomberg reporter romantically linked to Martin Shkreli - Business Insider

Christie Smythe told Elle about how she went from reporting on Martin Shkreli to sharing a kiss in a prison visit room that smelled of chicken wings.

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12/21/2020

How to see Jupiter and Saturn align in rare double-planet conjunction - Business Insider

On Monday, December 21, Jupiter and Saturn will be the closest they've been in the sky since the year 1226.

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12/21/2020

Why a Silicon Valley startup founder moved to Austin - Business Insider

Ben Rahnema moved out of a cramped San Francisco apartment and into a 3-bedroom Austin home in November, as more tech talent leaves Silicon Valley.

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12/20/2020

Krebs: Cybersecurity hack is likely 'more broad' than SolarWinds - Business Insider

Chris Krebs, the former head of CISA, told CNN the scale of the breach is likely "more broad" than the hack on IT company SolarWinds.

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12/20/2020

Trump chief plotted to keep the White House COVID-19 outbreak secret - Business Insider

White House chief of staff, Mark Meadows, threatened to fire doctors if they disclosed any information to the public, reported the Washington Post.

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12/20/2020

Schumer says Congress could vote on $900 billion stimulus Sunday - Business Insider

The package is expected to include $600 stimulus checks, $300 federal unemployment benefits, funds for vaccine distribution, and small business aid.

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12/19/2020

Trump: 'Wild' protests planned for day of Electoral College vote count - Business Insider

President Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to urge his followers to rally in Washington two weeks before Inauguration Day.

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12/19/2020

Dr. Jill Biden reacts to WSJ essay: 'That was such a surprise' - Business Insider

Although shocked at the conservative furor over her title, Dr. Jill Biden felt the support, "I was just overwhelmed by how gracious people were."

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12/18/2020

Biden says Graham a 'disappointment' for not recognizing election result - Business Insider

"If you can't admire Joe Biden as a person, you've got a problem. You need to do some self-evaluation," Graham said in 2015.

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12/18/2020

Tesla forced to stop Berlin construction over unpaid 100 million euros - Business Insider

Tesla has hit yet another snag as it works to get its first European factory up and running by 2021.

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12/18/2020

COVID-19 stimulus talks disrupted after Sen. Pat Toomey's Fed demands - Business Insider

After an intervention by Sen. Pat Toomey, negotiators are likely to bust a hoped-for deadline Friday night and keep on over the weekend.

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12/18/2020

Coca-Cola cuts 2,200 jobs, sheds drinks brands amid pandemic hurt - Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic has hammered Coca-Cola's business, as sales at places like stadiums and movie theaters have dried up due to lockdowns.

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12/18/2020

Pfizer vaccine piled in warehouse as US wouldn't say where to send - Business Insider

White House officials told the AP that the doses sitting in Pfizer's warehouse were being held to ensure the first recipients get their second doses.

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12/17/2020

Are Texas and Florida the new California and New York? - Business Insider

Tech elites from Silicon Valley are flocking to Texas, mirroring Big Apple financiers on the East Coast fleeing to Florida — both lands of low taxes.

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12/16/2020

Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's post-royal business empire - Business Insider

Netflix, an oat milk latte startup, now Spotify. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have made three deals and investments in 2020 to build their wealth.

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12/16/2020

Trump HHS official urged young people getting infected with COVID - Business Insider

Paul Alexander wrote that "younger healthy people, children, teens" deliberately getting infected was a "potent weapon" to achieve herd immunity.

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12/15/2020

A neurologist in COVID-19 vaccine trial on the myths about vaccines - Business Insider

Scientists were not starting from scratch, writes Jonathan Howard, who is "very optimistic we'll be returning to normal by summer or fall 2021."

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12/15/2020

Uber fined $59 million for keeping sexual assault data from regulators - Business Insider

An administrative judge's order gave Uber 30 days to pay the fine and share the data or regulators can revoke its license to operate in the state.

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12/15/2020

Barr letter praises Trump, though reports showed relationship strained - Business Insider

The news of Barr's resignation comes after the long, loyal soldier for the president, broke with Trump over allegations of fraud in the 2020 election.

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12/14/2020

Why 9 US states don't collect income tax from residents - Business Insider

Elon Musk moved to Texas. Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates live in Washington. They're collectively worth $462 billion. They pay zero state income taxes.

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12/14/2020

Bill Gates predicts the next 4 to 6 months 'could be the worst of the epidemic' - Business Insider

Gates said the winter and spring could be "bad news" if people didn't follow pandemic guidelines like mask-wearing.

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12/14/2020

Oracle's Larry Ellison has moved to the Hawaiian island he mostly owns - Business Insider

Ellison said he has received questions about where he planned to live after Oracle confirmed it was moving its headquarters to Austin, Texas.

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12/14/2020

GOP congressman attacks antifa in Georgia ad after violent protests - Business Insider

Over the weekend, violence broke out in Washington, DC and Washington State between Trump supporters and counter-protesters.

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12/14/2020

Bill Gates: Presidential transition 'complicating' vaccine distribution - Business Insider

"I think we'll get through this in a positive way," Gates said in an interview with CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday.

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12/14/2020

Facebook hesitant to ban hate group over staff safety, profits: report - Business Insider

Facebook has been reluctant to enforce its rules in India over fears of political and even physical backlash, according to The Wall Street Journal.

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12/13/2020

Apple's Tim Cook iPhone screen time was so high he axed notifications - Business Insider

Apple CEO Tim Cook discussed his iPhone usage during an interview on the "Outside Podcast" this week.

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12/13/2020

Bats are still for sale at Indonesia markets despite link to COVID-19 - Business Insider

Experts are worried about the transmission of the coronavirus and other diseases at wet markets that sell the meat of exotic animals.

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12/12/2020

5 genes linked to severe coronavirus cases, dangerous immune response - Business Insider

Two of the genes are linked to the innate immune response, the body's first line of defense, while three are tied to inflammation and lung damage.

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12/12/2020

Michigan electors get a police escort for Monday's Biden vote - Business Insider

'Stop the Steal,' a right-wing group of conspiracists, have announced they will demonstrate outside the Michigan Capitol.

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12/12/2020

It's simple: do not travel for the holidays this year - Business Insider

Coronavirus is spreading in every single state thanks in part to Thanksgiving travel. Now, it's even more important to stay home for Christmas.

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12/12/2020

Chess.com sees cheating all-time high after 'Queen's Gambit' surge - Business Insider

To catch fair play violations, the site deploys algorithms that can compare player moves to those recommended by popular chess bots.

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12/11/2020

Dr. Fauci said his daughter's boyfriend's brother died from COVID-19 at age 32 - Business Insider

Dr. Anthony Fauci's youngest daughter, Alison, is grieving the loss of her boyfriend's brother, a 32-year-old who died from COVID-19.

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12/11/2020

I'm in the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine trial — here's what it's like - Business Insider

J&J's vaccine may provide enough immunity after one dose and is expected to be stable at refrigerator temperatures, which will help scale distribution.

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12/11/2020

Airbnb is worth more than top three hotel chains combined, after IPO - Business Insider

Airbnb closed at $144.71 on Thursday, giving it a valuation of $86.5 billion. Marriott, Hilton, and Intercontinental are together worth $84.1 billion.

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12/10/2020

Trump administration reportedly sanctioning Turkey over S-400 - Business Insider

For three years, Trump has avoided sanctioning Turkey for its purchase of Russia's S-400. With just weeks left in office, that appears to be changing.

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12/10/2020

Conway calls Trump effort to overturn election the true 'big fraud' - Business Insider

"History will record that the scam didn't succeed," George Conway wrote in an op-ed excoriating Trump's effort to overturn the election.

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12/10/2020

Watch SpaceX's Starship belly flop, flip, and explode - Business Insider

A robotic tracking camera caught the explosive yet wildly successful experimental flight of Starship SN8 from the ground in Boca Chica, Texas.

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12/10/2020

Nancy Pelosi opens the door for stimulus negotiations to continue after Christmas - Business Insider

"We've been here after Christmas, you know," Pelosi said at a press conference. Republicans and Democrats are struggling to reach a pandemic aid deal.

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12/10/2020

Geminids meteor shower 2020: How to see colorful shooting stars - Business Insider

A moonless night will let the Geminids shine as bits of space rock burn up in Earth's atmosphere and streak colorful trails across the sky.

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12/10/2020

A teen got COVID-19 from a woman who stood 20 feet away for just 5 minutes - Business Insider

The Korean teen was at a restaurant when a woman with COVID-19 stopped by for a few minutes. The airflow blew the viral particles 20 feet.

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12/10/2020

Jeff Bezos complimented SpaceX and Elon Musk on Starship rocket launch - Business Insider

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos owns his own space-exploration company, Blue Origin, and has displayed a rivalry with SpaceX CEO Elon Musk.

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12/10/2020

Sweden's coronavirus surge causes alarm at capital's hospitals - Business Insider

Stockholm's healthcare chief said the region's intensive care units were nearly full with Covid patients.

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12/10/2020

Los Angeles County health director chokes up while giving COVID-19 update - Business Insider

"Over 8,000 people, who were beloved members of their families, are not coming back," Dr. Barbara Ferrer said, while fighting back tears.

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12/09/2020

QuantumScape battery cells can charge faster than Tesla, company says - Business Insider

Even Tesla cofounder J.B. Straubel called the results "game-changing."

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12/09/2020

Nurse in COVID-19 vaccine trial: Side effects were bad but worth it - Business Insider

Kristen Choi had a high fever, nausea, and fatigue after her second shot, but the effects subsided. She said getting the shot was worth it.

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12/09/2020

COVID-19 stimulus: Porter rips McConnell over corporate protections - Business Insider

Mitch McConnell has recently refused to compromise in stimulus negotiations, arguing that liability protections for businesses need to be included.

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12/09/2020

Up to 20 million Americans are behind on rent, risk eviction - Business Insider

Millions of Americans are slated to pay an average of over $5,000 in back rent in January — or be evicted. One expert says 20 million are at risk.

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12/09/2020

Romney tears into Republicans threatening to protest Electoral College vote - Business Insider

"This is madness," Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah said to NBC News of Republicans who are threatening to protest the Electoral College.

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12/08/2020

Sidney Powell election lawsuits cite anonymous 'Spider' - Business Insider

The lawsuits seeking to overturn the election cite an anonymous person who claims to be a "military intelligence official" without any proof.

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12/08/2020

SpaceX scrubs winged Starship rocket's record-setting flight attempt - Business Insider

Starship is designed to be fully and rapidly reusable, slash the cost of reaching space 1,000-fold, and maybe send people to the moon and Mars.

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12/08/2020

AOC responds to Goya CEO calling her 'employee of the month' - Business Insider

Goya faced criticism from Latinos after its CEO praised Trump. But while some vowed to stop buying the brand, conservatives pledged to purchase more.

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12/08/2020

NYC bill adds fee to online package deliveries to help fund MTA - Business Insider

E-commerce sales totaled $209.5 billion in the third quarter, an increase of 36% over the same period in 2019, according to the Commerce Department.

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12/08/2020

When and where every US airline will be flying the Boeing 737 Max - Business Insider

The Boeing 737 Max is the most controversial plane in the skies, and some airlines are rushing to get passengers onboard as soon as possible.

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12/08/2020

VIDEO: Matt Hancock 'pretending to cry' in COVID vaccine interview with Piers Morgan - Business Insider

Hancock was accused by viewers of faking tears in reaction to news of the first coronavirus vaccinations in the UK on Tuesday.

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12/08/2020

Kansas radiology tech slept in RV outside hospital as COVID-19 raged - Business Insider

"To keep a critical access hospital open, you have to have X-ray and lab functioning," Eric Lewallen told the AP.

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12/08/2020

Image shows 2 SpaceX spaceships docked to the space station at once - Business Insider

The docking is part of a busy slate of SpaceX launches: For the next 13 months, the company will have at least one spaceship in orbit at all times.

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12/07/2020

SpaceX's Starlink wins $855M in FCC subsidies for rural internet - Business Insider

The FCC's Rural Digital Opportunity Fund announced the winners of first-phase bidding, and SpaceX emerged a clear winner.

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12/07/2020

Steve Jobs' daughter Eve is part of Glossier's new holiday campaign - Business Insider

The 22-year-old Stanford University student posted photos of herself on Instagram posing with Glossier lip gloss in a bathtub.

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12/07/2020

Hubble space telescope reveals a fading nebula in deep space - Business Insider

The Hubble Space Telescope captured images of the Stingray Nebula fading and shrinking over the course of 20 years.

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12/07/2020

How the top 3 COVID-19 vaccines compare, in one chart - Business Insider

While AstraZeneca's jab appears to be cheaper and easier to store, scientists have raised concerns about the company's transparency.

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12/07/2020

83% of Republicans don't believe Joe Biden won the 2020 election, new poll says - Business Insider

When Biden was projected to win, 99% of Democrats, 64% of independents, and 17% of Republicans said the reports were "accurate," a Gallup poll said.

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12/07/2020

Zalando co-CEO Ritter steps down to prioritize wife's career - Business Insider

"My wife and I have agreed that for the coming years, her professional ambitions should take priority," Zalando co-CEO Rubin Ritter said.

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12/06/2020

Elon Musk makes clear his stance on self-driving cars, AI oversight, and his 'ad for Mars' - Business Insider

In a recent interview, Musk discussed his thoughts on a self-driving car revolution, government oversight on AI, and his timeline to get into space.

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12/06/2020

Goldman Sachs considers moving asset management to Florida: Bloomberg - Business Insider

Goldman Sachs's plans to shift some operations out of New York, reported by Bloomberg News on Sunday, would mirror other moves in the industry.

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12/06/2020

Depressed Trump avoiding work not related to election fraud: NYT - Business Insider

With the coronavirus surging and the US economy in a fragile state, Trump in private and public is fixated on his groundless claims of electoral fraud.

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12/06/2020

Trump wants list of congressional Republicans who recognized Biden win - Business Insider

A survey published by The Washington Post on Saturday found that only 25 Congressional Republicans have acknowledged Biden's election victory.

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12/05/2020

PAC running ads in Georgia comparing Loeffler and Perdue to the Grinch - Business Insider

The PAC behind the ad, MeidasTouch, said in a tweet that the spot will air "multiple times" during Sunday night's debate between Warnock and Loeffler.

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12/05/2020

Elon Musk says we're going to have 'more vaccines than we can possibly use' - Business Insider

Musk, who came under fire for tweeting disputed COVID-19 claims, said in a recent interview that his views on the virus hadn't changed since having it himself.

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12/05/2020

China holds world's last giant, single-dish telescope: 500-meter FAST - Business Insider

China's FAST single-dish, giant telescope is the last remaining in the world. It is also the largest, and could open to foreign scientists next year.

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12/04/2020

Photo reveals sunspot larger than Earth in unprecedented detail - Business Insider

The sun's powerful magnetic fields create dark spots where hot gases boil up from below. Earth's largest solar telescope captured one in sharp detail.

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12/04/2020

New details emerge around Zappos founder Tony Hsieh's death after a house fire - Business Insider

Ex-Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's death was ruled accidental by a coroner, but the cause of the house fire is still under investigation.

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12/04/2020

Couple flying to Hawaii arrested, banned after positive COVID-19 test - Business Insider

The police in Hawaii arrested the couple on charges of reckless endangerment, which carries a punishment of up to a year in jail and a $2,000 fine.

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12/04/2020

Biden calls for COVID-19 relief bills before and after inauguration - Business Insider

Biden at a press conference on Friday said it would be "better" if the next stimulus package included another round of $1,200 direct payments.

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12/03/2020

Southwest Airlines prepares to furlough nearly 7,000 workers, WARN notices - Business Insider

Southwest has promised to exempt any workgroup that accepts the temporary pay cuts from being furloughed.

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12/03/2020

Taste test: McDonald's McRib doesn't live up to the hype - Business Insider

McDonald's McRib is available nationwide after years of fans demanding its return.

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12/03/2020

Aboard the first Boeing 737 Max passenger flight since the grounding - Business Insider

The 737 Max had been grounded since March 2019 after two fatal crashes. I flew on the jet for the first time — and had my own set of worries.

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12/03/2020

Amazon's 'days of impunity' over, 400 lawmakers tell Bezos - Business Insider

The letter, signed by US Democratic Representatives Ilhan Omar and others, follows organized Black Friday protests under the slogan "Make Amazon Pay."

Source: Business Insider

12/03/2020

UPS tells drivers to stop picking up packages from 6 major retailers - Business Insider

This is just a short-term policy for UPS, which has seen record numbers of shipments since the start of the coronavirus.

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12/03/2020

Timnit Gebru says Google fired her in retaliation for email - Business Insider

Gebru, a technical co-lead of Google's ethical AI team, says she was fired by the company on Wednesday.

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12/03/2020

GOP senator David Perdue sometimes made 20 stock trades in 1 day: NYT - Business Insider

He made 2,596 trades over his first term, according to the New York Times. He faces a runoff election for his seat on Jan. 5.

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12/02/2020

Businesses at Trump Org, Kushner properties got $3 million in PPP loans: NBC - Business Insider

Kushner Companies' general counsel said the NBC News analysis is "completely untrue and amounts to nothing more than politically motivated nonsense."

Source: Business Insider

12/02/2020

Moncef Slaoui: 100 million Americans vaccinated by March 2021 - Business Insider

By the end of February, 100 million Americans could be vaccinated, Operation Warp Speed's Moncef Slaoui predicted.

Source: Business Insider

12/02/2020

Apple bringing back the startup chime with macOS 11 is a big deal - Business Insider

The signature boot chime isn't just familiar for loyal Apple users — it continues to create affection for the brand, columnist Jason Aten argues.

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12/02/2020

China successfully collects lunar samples while US telescope falls - Business Insider

A step forward in space exploration for China and humankind, on the same day as a colossal step backwards for the US.

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12/02/2020

Trump discussed pardons for his children, Giuliani with advisors: NYT - Business Insider

No president has tried to grant pardons for federal crimes not yet committed, but it is legal for a president to pardon family members.

Source: Business Insider

12/01/2020

Senate Dems share plan to renew $600 federal unemployment benefit until October 2021 - Business Insider

The plan comes as Congress faces mounting pressure to pass another relief plan. Millions may lose unemployment aid next month.

Source: Business Insider

12/01/2020

Georgia voting official urges Trump, GOP senators to condemn violence - Business Insider

"Someone's going to get hurt, someone's going to get shot, someone's going to get killed," Gabriel Sterling said at a fiery press conference.

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12/01/2020

Operation Warp Speed chief: FDA separate from development task force - Business Insider

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows has reportedly asked the head of the FDA why the agency has not moved faster in approving a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Business Insider

12/01/2020

Bipartisan group of senators unveils $908 billion stimulus plan with no direct payments - Business Insider

The compromise package represents a concerted effort to break the deadlock on Capitol Hill, but it is unclear whether it will gain traction.

Source: Business Insider

12/01/2020

Sidney Powell lawsuit alleges vote problems in nonexistent county - Business Insider

The lawsuit is being pushed by allies of President Donald Trump in an effort to fight voters and declare him the winner of Michigan's electoral votes.

Source: Business Insider

12/01/2020

Scammers selling PlayStation 5 photos on eBay - Business Insider

PlayStation 5 consoles are going for more than double the original price on reseller marketplaces, and there's no shortage of grift.

Source: Business Insider

12/01/2020

Neera Tanden deletes tweets bashing GOP senators, may need their votes - Business Insider

President-elect Joe Biden nominated Tanden to head the Office of Management and Budget on Monday. The role requires Senate confirmation next year.

Source: Business Insider

11/30/2020

GAO report highlights flawed jobless-claims data, underpaid PUA recipients - Business Insider

The GAO's report signals the virus' economic fallout may be greater than first believed and that aid programs failed to offer timely fiscal support.

Source: Business Insider

11/30/2020

Best Nintendo Switch Cyber Monday 2020 deals on games and bundles - Business Insider

The Nintendo Switch continues to be hard to find, but Cyber Monday could be your best chance to find one before the end of the year.

Source: Business Insider

11/30/2020

Kim Jong Un already received a coronavirus vaccine trial: report - Business Insider

Japanese intelligence officials told a US expert that Kim Jong Un received a trial COVID-19 vaccine from China within the last few weeks.

Source: Business Insider

11/30/2020

Vitamin D may not help with severe COVID-19 cases, contrary to what researchers thought - Business Insider

Despite previous evidence that vitamin D could prevent COVID-19 or reduce its severity, a new study found it didn't help patients in a hospital.

Source: Business Insider

11/30/2020

Congress under pressure to pass COVID-19 stimulus, has brief window - Business Insider

Congress has spent months arguing over the details of a follow-up stimulus package, to the immense frustration of many.

Source: Business Insider

11/30/2020

The 290+ best Cyber Monday 2020 deals and sales - Business Insider

We put together a list of more than 290 store sales going on for Cyber Monday 2020 from startups like Brooklinen to big-box retailers like Walmart.

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11/30/2020

Best Cyber Monday 2020 Kindle deals: $60 for a basic Kindle and more - Business Insider

You can get a basic Kindle for $30 off and a Kindle Paperwhite for $45 off during Cyber Monday 2020 — but those aren't the only deals you can score.

Source: Business Insider

11/29/2020

Up to 87 million workers could lose paid leave if no COVID-19 package - Business Insider

Experts say the paid leave measure covered around half the US workforce. But it may expire during a perilous stretch of the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

11/29/2020

Best Buy Cyber Monday 2020 deals: tablets, 4K TVs, headphones - Business Insider

Cyber Monday is a great time to buy tech devices and gadgets from Best Buy. Check out all the best deals right now.

Source: Business Insider

11/29/2020

The best Cyber Monday 2020 Apple deals on AirPods, iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, and more - Business Insider

Cyber Monday 2020 is almost here and there are plenty of great deals on Apple devices right now, including savings on iPhones, iPads, and more.

Source: Business Insider

11/29/2020

How Janet Yellen will transform US economic policy, stimulus under Biden - Business Insider

The former Federal Reserve chair is set to be the first person to lead the Treasury, Fed, and White House Council of Economic Advisers.

Source: Business Insider

11/29/2020

Lululemon Cyber Monday 2020 deals: Over 50% off leggings & more - Business Insider

Lululemon rarely has sales, but right now you can save up to almost 60% off cult-favorite styles like the Wunder Under leggings and the Align pant.

Source: Business Insider

11/28/2020

'I'm sick of it': GOP congressman slams Trump, Republican legislators - Business Insider

"They're worried about committee assignments, they're worried about the team," Riggleman said of Republicans who are standing with the president.

Source: Business Insider

11/28/2020

Fauci predicts the COVID-19 pandemic likely won't improve by Christmas or New Year's Day - Business Insider

"I don't see it being any different during the Christmas and New Year's holidays than during Thanksgiving," Fauci said of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

11/28/2020

United Airlines is flying Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to distribution hubs - Business Insider

United Airlines have chartered flights to deliver Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to distribution hubs, in anticipation of an FDA approval

Source: Business Insider

11/28/2020

Best Black Friday 2020 gaming deals: Nintendo, Xbox, PlayStation, PC - Business Insider

Gaming consoles like the Switch and PlayStation 5 are still hard to find, but Black Friday 2020 is still delivering deals on this year's best games.

Source: Business Insider

11/27/2020

Some stores had Black Friday crowds, despite CDC warning - Business Insider

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention classified Black Friday shopping as a "higher-risk" activity, but some shoppers still turned out.

Source: Business Insider

11/27/2020

Trump implies he won't leave White House unless Biden can disprove fraud - Business Insider

Trump does not have the power to determine whether Biden can take office, and his campaign has failed to prove in court that there was mass fraud.

Source: Business Insider

11/27/2020

'Make Amazon Pay' Black Friday protests demand fair pay and conditions - Business Insider

A global coalition of Amazon workers, unions, and activism groups protested the company on Black Friday.

Source: Business Insider

11/27/2020

Trump fan who gave $2.5m to election fraud hunters wants money back - Business Insider

Fred Eshelman is suing True the Vote Inc., with the lawsuit saying he was given "platitudes and empty promises" instead of results.

Source: Business Insider

11/27/2020

SpaceX's Starship will have its first high-altitude test next week - Business Insider

Starship will fly 15 kilometres (50,000 feet) into the air. Previous prototypes have only made short hops of a few hundred metres.

Source: Business Insider

11/26/2020

US hit record daily COVID-19 deaths since May on eve of Thanksgiving - Business Insider

With COVID-19 cases, deaths, and hospitalizations skyrocketing in the US, health experts are nervously eyeing people's behavior during the holidays.

Source: Business Insider

11/26/2020

Trump can pardon himself but it won't protect him from all prosecutions - Business Insider

If the president were to issue himself a pardon before leaving office, it would likely be construed as an admission of guilt.

Source: Business Insider

11/26/2020

Black Friday deal on Hulu: Sign up for a one-year subscription for only $24 - Business Insider

Hulu, one of the best streaming services, is offering a Black Friday deal for new subscribers; sign up for $1.99 a month for the first year.

Source: Business Insider

11/26/2020

Trump shares tweet saying he should pardon himself, rest of his admin - Business Insider

President Donald Trump on Wednesday pardoned Michael Flynn, heightening speculation he may use the end of his presidency to exonerate more allies.

Source: Business Insider

11/26/2020

Denver mayor sorry for Thanksgiving interstate travel against own advice - Business Insider

"I apologize to the residents of Denver," said Michael Hancock, who traveled to Mississippi to see his wife and his daughter.

Source: Business Insider

11/25/2020

Best Roomba Black Friday 2020 deals: Up to 40% off - Business Insider

Find a discounted robot vacuum for your budget, from the affordable $180 Roomba 675 to the advanced $1,099 Roomba s9+ vacuum.

Source: Business Insider

11/25/2020

Comcast customers upset over internet data caps in 14 states - Business Insider

In a handful of new states, Comcast customers without unlimited plans will now be constrained to 1.2 TB of data a month — or be charged up to $100.

Source: Business Insider

11/24/2020

Laura Ingraham says Biden won, Trump winning legal challenges unlikely - Business Insider

The Fox News host said she still supported President Donald Trump's right to challenge the election result but considered him unlikely to succeed.

Source: Business Insider

11/24/2020

Amazon pushes shoppers to pick up packages ahead of holiday surge - Business Insider

The e-commerce giant is encouraging shoppers to collect their orders from its Amazon Books stores or neighborhood "hubs."

Source: Business Insider

11/24/2020

SpaceX Starlink engineers explain outages, hiring for 'hot jobs' - Business Insider

Engineers on SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet said they wanted to reduce outages caused by obstructing branches or poles near users' terminals.

Source: Business Insider

11/24/2020

Moderna chief says there's not yet proof vaccines prevent transmission - Business Insider

"I think it's important that we don't change behavior solely on the basis of vaccination," Moderna Chief Medical Officer Tal Zaks said.

Source: Business Insider

11/23/2020

Best early Black Friday 2020 TV deals: save on Sony and Vizio OLEDs - Business Insider

Black Friday TV sales are already live at stores like Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart. Here are the best Black Friday TV deals available now.

Source: Business Insider

11/23/2020

Bernstein says 21 GOP senators hate Trump but won't speak out - Business Insider

Carl Bernstein listed the senators — most of whom have not overtly clashed with the president — and criticized them for not being more public.

Source: Business Insider

11/22/2020

Moore: Trump will leave office 'triumphant,' is like Winston Churchill - Business Insider

"Sometimes I think he's like Winston Churchill," Moore said of President Trump who took offense to similar comparisons made in the past.

Source: Business Insider

11/22/2020

Guitar Center files for bankruptcy, but will stay open for business - Business Insider

The company, whose business suffered during the coronavirus pandemic, intends to stay in business as it goes through the bankruptcy process.

Source: Business Insider

11/22/2020

Expiring stimulus programs threaten economy during COVID-19 pandemic - Business Insider

As Americans enter some of the most challenging weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of economic relief programs are due to end.

Source: Business Insider

11/22/2020

Amazon Pharmacy is going to be Prime's first real test of public trust - Business Insider

Amazon Pharmacy is the first time its Prime service has broken into a market where consumers might stop and worry about their data.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Mnuchin: White House is 'working on a mass distribution of the virus' - Business Insider

Mnuchin presumably meant to say the White House is working on a vaccine, but bungled his remarks on CNBC.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

The CEO of guitar icon Fender says company expects record 2020 sales - Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic and national lockdowns spurred a much-needed revival of the guitar business.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Childhood vaccine linked to less severe COVID-19, cigarettes risky - Business Insider

The MMR vaccine could lessen COVID-19 severity, but cigarette smoke weakens airways and could make people more vulnerable to the coronavirus.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Werner Herzog: Elon Musk's Mars city is a 'mistake' and an 'obscenity' - Business Insider

The filmmaker criticized Musk's plan for a million-strong Martian settlement, telling Inverse that humans should "not be like the locusts."

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Resale bots snagged up PlayStation 5 launch-day sales in US, Europe - Business Insider

Couldn't get a PlayStation 5 this week? You're not alone. Software used by resellers designed to speed through online checkout is partly to blame.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

I used Amazon's new pharmacy to get my medication. Here's how it works. - Business Insider

Amazon just opened a pharmacy, allowing shoppers to get prescription drugs delivered with no delivery fee.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Southwest Airlines adding 12 new routes across US, Hawaii, and Mexico - Business Insider

Southwest is continuing to expand into cities that it has historically avoided before the pandemic as catering to leisure travel becomes top priority.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Astronaut Soichi Noguchi: SpaceX Crew Dragon is best of 3 spaceships - Business Insider

Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi has ridden in three spaceships and spent more than 180 days in space. He said Crew Dragon is "fun to ride."

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Twitter will hand @POTUS account to Joe Biden on Inauguration Day - Business Insider

Other presidential accounts, including @whitehouse, @VP, and @FLOTUS, will be transferred over as well.

Source: Business Insider

11/21/2020

Study: Frequent, mass rapid testing could make dent in COVID-19 in 6 weeks - Business Insider

Testing most of a city's population every three days would reduce infections by 88%, a study from Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and the University of Colorado Boulder claims.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

McConnell says Congress should redirect unspent stimulus money, backing Mnuchin against Fed - Business Insider

The Biden transition team blasted Mnuchin's move to end several Fed emergency lending programs, calling it 'deeply irresponsible."

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

What is Chromium? Google's open-source software, explained - Business Insider

Chromium is an important piece of software that helps run popular internet browsers like Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

Tucker Carlson slams Trump's lawyer for refusing to show evidence of election fraud - Business Insider

Some of President Donald Trump's baseless election-fraud claims are apparently a bridge too far for one of Trump's biggest Fox News boosters.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

A comprehensive list of Alexa voice commands you can use with your smart devices - Business Insider

Alexa voice commands can respond to general queries or tasks, and can also accommodate variations of those commands.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

Boris Johnson's bullying inquiry chief resigns over Priti Patel allegations - Business Insider

A damning leaked report found that Priti Patel had been guilty of bullying staff.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

A study shows why you shouldn't just rely on Google Maps or Yelp for restaurant reviews - Business Insider

It turns out Google Maps reviewers are kinder than Yelp's.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

Obama joked Trump could be removed from White House by Navy SEALs - Business Insider

Barack Obama appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," where Kimmel aksed what might happen if Trump were to physically refuse to leave the White House.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2020

Video: Reporters shout at Mike Pence for not taking questions at COVID-19 presser - Business Insider

"You're all undermining the democratic election!" one reporter shouted at Pence as he and staff members left the briefing room on Thursday afternoon.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Arecibo telescope faces a catastrophic collapse, must be deconstructed - Business Insider

One of Earth's two key radio observatories has been damaged beyond repair. The loss is a major blow to the search for asteroids and alien life.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Watch live: Rocket Lab to recover used Electron booster for first time - Business Insider

The 'Return to Sender' mission is a bid to recover expensive aerospace hardware, a move that could save Rocket Lab months and millions of dollars.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Moderna CEO: Vaccines aren't a 'silver bullet,' people must wear masks - Business Insider

Wearing a mask and social distancing are the "best weapon" to control the spread of the coronavirus, Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel said.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Tesla Model 3 crash sends scorching batteries flying, starts house fire - Business Insider

The crash obliterated the Tesla Model 3 and launched hundreds of hot battery cells around the neighborhood, the Corvallis Police Department said.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Elon Musk's net worth nearing Bill Gates to become 2nd-richest person - Business Insider

Elon Musk's wealth has continued to climb this week: It first hit $114 billion after Tesla was added to the S&P 500 index, edging out Mark Zuckerberg.

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Apple's App Store fee cut enrages Spotify, Epic Games, Match Group - Business Insider

Apple has reduced its commission on App Store in-app payments, but only for small developers. Spotify called it "arbitrary and capricious."

Source: Business Insider

11/19/2020

Biden urged not to pick Eric Schmidt, former Google CEO, in admin role - Business Insider

The 14 progressive groups told Biden they "want to ensure that the internet isn't dominated by a handful of corporations," such as Google.

Source: Business Insider

11/18/2020

Best early Black Friday 2020 TV deals: save big on LG and Sony OLEDs - Business Insider

Black Friday TV sales are already live at retailers like Best Buy, Walmart, and Amazon. Here are the best Black Friday TV deals available now.

Source: Business Insider

11/18/2020

'Dueling Dinosaurs' fossil of T. rex, triceratops sold for $6 million - Business Insider

The 67 million-year-old "Dueling Dinosaurs" fossil contains a T. rex and a triceratops skeleton, possibly locked in combat.

Source: Business Insider

11/17/2020

Amazon Black Friday early deals 2020: Best tech discounts - Business Insider

Black Friday 2020 isn't here yet, but Amazon has already announced compelling deals on the new Echo and more. Here are the best early deals.

Source: Business Insider

11/17/2020

Mars Wrigley buys $5 billion healthy snack company Kind: Report - Business Insider

Mars, known for making popular candies like Snickers, M&Ms, Twix, already had a minority stake in Kind dating back to 2017.

Source: Business Insider

11/16/2020

Why a fueled SpaceX rocket with astronauts can't wait out bad weather - Business Insider

NASA and SpaceX mission controllers closely watch weather conditions, hoping clouds will pass. But the Falcon 9 rocket can't wait even a second.

Source: Business Insider

11/11/2020

Deutsche Bank calls for boomer tax to close generational wealth gap - Business Insider

The tax isn't age-related. Instead, Deutsche Bank calls for taxes and policies focused on 5 key forces that put boomers ahead of millennials.

Source: Business Insider

11/11/2020

What Biden's agenda is likely to be for NASA and space exploration - Business Insider

Biden's administration is expected to prioritize NASA's climate research, while continuing to fund commercial activities in space.

Source: Business Insider

11/11/2020

NASA certifies SpaceX to fly astronauts on its Crew Dragon spaceship - Business Insider

SpaceX is officially certified to launch people into space on a Falcon 9 rocket and fly them in the Crew Dragon ship. It's set to do that on Saturday.

Source: Business Insider

11/10/2020

Singapore Airlines' new world's longest flight touches down in NYC - Business Insider

The historic first flight was overshadowed by the pandemic and election of a new president. But Singapore Airlines didn't roll out the red carpet either.

Source: Business Insider

11/10/2020

Elon Musk's employees fear his moods if Tesla or SpaceX fails: Report - Business Insider

Tesla employees will watch SpaceX launches and live in fear of Musk's bad mood if they fail, according to a new report from Vanity Fair.

Source: Business Insider

11/10/2020

Asteroid-hunting Arecibo telescope damaged by 2nd cable catastrophe - Business Insider

In August, a cable at the Arecibo Observatory snapped, tearing a hole in the reflector dish. On Friday it happened again, halting emergency repairs.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Trump celebrates Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, but government didn't fund it - Business Insider

The US government has ordered 100 milion doses of the vaccine, which will not be immediately distributed as it must still be evaulated by the FDA.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Ballots arriving late in the mail won't save Trump - Business Insider

President Donald Trump's big legal effort over election results hinges on mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania. Here's why the fight is hopeless.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Dr. Fauci says Pfizer's reported 90% vaccine efficacy rate is 'extraordinary' - Business Insider

On Monday, Pfizer announced its experimental coronavirus vaccine was found to be more than 90% effective in its final stage of clinical trials.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Apple held talks to buy Wondery in podcast industry mega-deal: Report - Business Insider

At least four companies, including Apple and Sony, have reportedly held talks about buying Wondery, the world's largest independent podcast producer.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Mitch McConnell taking lead on stimulus while Trump sits out: report - Business Insider

Joe Biden may also leap into the talks on a coronavirus relief plan. Democrats and Republicans are far apart on measures like unemployment benefits.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

McDonald's new chicken sandwich set to debut in early 2021 - Business Insider

McDonald's plans to roll out a new chicken sandwich in early 2021, joining an intensifying competition.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Pfizer claims coronavirus vaccine success, plans for emergency OK - Business Insider

While logistical challenges remain, such as making and distributing the vaccine at scale, the scientific feat is an unprecedented accomplishment.

Source: Business Insider

11/09/2020

Denmark plans mass graves for mink with COVID-19 strain - Business Insider

Demark is culling all of its mink, and the unprecedented need for disposal methods means some will be drenched in lime and buried on military land.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

How a Biden-Harris administration impacts business, politics - Business Insider

The AP, NBC, CNN, The New York Times, and The Washington Post called the presidential election for Joe Biden shortly after 11 a.m. ET Saturday.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

Toyota president: Tesla is a restaurant without real chef or kitchen - Business Insider

Toyota's president Akio Toyoda took a direct shot at Elon Musk and Tesla during a presentation last week.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

Jill Biden will be first FLOTUS with a full-time job - Business Insider

Jill Biden has made clear how important education and her profession are to her. "Teaching is not what I do. It's who I am," Biden said in August.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

Asymptomatic coronavirus patient shed virus for 70 days: study - Business Insider

The case study suggests that immunocompromised patients could be infectious longer than previously thought.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

Embraer, Porsche "Duet" private jet and 911 Turbo S, $11 million pair - Business Insider

The manufacturers teamed up to satisfy the need for speed in the sky and on the ground for the wealthy with an ultra-luxurious jet and car duo.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

The asteroid NASA landed on is hollow and spinning itself to death - Business Insider

NASA's Osiris-Rex spacecraft orbited asteroid Bennu for two years, monitoring pebbles flying off of it. The data shows a hollow space rock.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

Apple silicon MacBook launch coming at Nov. 10 event: What to expect - Business Insider

Apple's first laptops running on Apple silicon will likely be the focus of its Nov. 10 event, starting a whole new era for the Mac.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2020

AI program can detect coronavirus by listening to you cough - Business Insider

A newly trained artificial-intelligence model can identify people who have the coronavirus but show no symptoms based on their voluntary coughs.

Source: Business Insider

11/07/2020

Jeff Bezos vs. Michael Sanchez: A timeline of their legal battle - Business Insider

The lawsuit followed a scandal that erupted last year, when the National Enquirer revealed details of Jeff Bezos' relationship with Lauren Sanchez.

Source: Business Insider

11/07/2020

SpaceX's Starship could help clean up space junk in orbit, says CEO - Business Insider

As well as accommodating 100 passengers and carrying heavy payloads, SpaceX's Starship rocket could help clear out space debris in Earth's orbit.

Source: Business Insider

11/07/2020

How Ant Group's $37 billion IPO dreams were dashed - Business Insider

Experts told Business Insider that Jack Ma's incendiary comments blasting China's banking rules played a role in the nation's crackdown on Ant's IPO.

Source: Business Insider

11/07/2020

Trump supporters on TikTok fold up Trump flags, congratulate Biden - Business Insider

The TikTok trend started Friday, the day Insider called the race for Biden, when a supporter folded up a Trump flag and said "Good luck, Biden."

Source: Business Insider

11/06/2020

Kamala Harris makes history as the first woman vice president-elect - Business Insider

Harris is no stranger to making history. She is the second Black female senator and was California's first female and Black attorney general.

Source: Business Insider

11/06/2020

Tesla Tequila: Musk's electric car company launches $250 drink - Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk first mentioned "Teslaquila" in a jokey April Fools' Day tweet in 2018 – and now Tesla Tequila is a $250 reality.

Source: Business Insider

11/05/2020

The 7 plans Biden has proposed that could put extra cash in your wallet - Business Insider

Measures include hazard pay for essential workers, a child allowance, a possible wave of stimulus checks, and boosted unemployment benefits.

Source: Business Insider

11/04/2020

Prop 24: New CA law makes data gathering harder for Facebook, Google - Business Insider

While Prop 24 will be active only in California, it will effectively apply to all of the US because of the state's huge influence on the tech industry.

Source: Business Insider

11/04/2020

As Starlink speeds soar, Musk says main challenge is making it cheaper - Business Insider

Starlink public beta users have recorded speeds as fast as 200 Mbps. Now SpaceX's biggest challenge is making it more affordable, Elon Musk said.

Source: Business Insider

11/03/2020

The best early Black Friday deals from Amazon, Best Buy, Home Depot, Walmart, and more - Business Insider

Shoppers can take advantage of deals well in advance of Black Friday from stores like Amazon, Best Buy, Home Depot, and Walmart.

Source: Business Insider

11/03/2020

Walmart early Black Friday sale: Deals on TVs, Instant Pot, & more - Business Insider

Walmart will offer new deals every week in November until Black Friday. Here's which discounted products you can order starting November 4.

Source: Business Insider

11/03/2020

Krispy Kreme, McDonald's, and more Election Day free food deals - Business Insider

Krispy Kreme is giving away doughnuts, while McDonald's has a free "post-Halloween" pastry deal starting on Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

11/03/2020

Walmart, Target, Best Buy Black Friday plans compared: in store and online - Business Insider

The stores are spreading Black Friday deals across the entire month and expanding curbside pickup and shipping options.

Source: Business Insider

11/03/2020

Deutsche Bank to cut Trump ties, call in debts after election: Reuters - Business Insider

The German lender is seeking to dump millions of dollars of Trump debt, Reuters reported, and sees a Trump loss as its best exit strategy.

Source: Business Insider

11/03/2020

Elon Musk: Thousands more Starlink beta invitations in coming days - Business Insider

Elon Musk tweeted that SpaceX could expand its Starlink public beta to Europe by February next year as soon as the company get regulatory approval.

Source: Business Insider

11/02/2020

Apple will now replace your crackling AirPods for free - Business Insider

"Apple has determined that a small percentage of AirPods Pro may experience sound issues," the company wrote.

Source: Business Insider

11/02/2020

SpaceX Starlink public beta: Some users report speeds above 160 Mbps - Business Insider

People in SpaceX's Starlink beta are uploading screenshots of their speed tests — and some are getting speeds faster than 95% of US connections.

Source: Business Insider

11/02/2020

Boris Johnson's team think coronavirus lockdown extended next year - Business Insider

Michael Gove on Sunday admitted that the four-week lockdown set to come into effect this week could be extended.

Source: Business Insider

11/01/2020

Advanced RV unveils Class B Mercedes-Benz Sprinter-based camper van - Business Insider

Advanced RV moved into making "homes in a box" as sales of Class B models explode during the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

10/31/2020

CDC officials considering giving COVID-19 vaccine to most vulnerable first - Business Insider

Experts said they would set aside the limited supply for this group since that have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

10/30/2020

Trump mocks Fox News host Laura Ingraham for wearing mask to his rally - Business Insider

"I can't recognize you. Is that a mask? No way. Are you wearing a mask? I've never seen her in a mask," Trump said to Ingraham in Michigan.

Source: Business Insider

10/30/2020

Johnson & Johnson to test COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 12 and up - Business Insider

J&J won't be the first to test a COVID-19 shot in kids: Pfizer has already started administering its candidate to children as young as 12.

Source: Reuters

10/30/2020

Xiaomi overtakes Apple in Q3 phone sales, Samsung top seller: Report - Business Insider

Samsung sold nearly twice as many phone as Apple, which was hit by the delayed launch of the iPhone 12. Here's the full ranking.

Source: Business Insider

10/29/2020

Roborace autonomous race car drives straight into a wall: video - Business Insider

The mishap occurred during Roborace's "Season Beta," and it shows just how difficult autonomous-driving technology is to produce.

Source: Business Insider

10/29/2020

NASA: 'weird' molecule on Saturn's moon may point to alien life - Business Insider

A salty ocean beneath Titan's surface could host extraterrestrial life. This new molecule could be a stepping stone to complex biological chemistry.

Source: ScienceAlert

10/29/2020

Southwest Airlines adding 10 new routes to network – the full list - Business Insider

Fresh from a $1.2 billion third-quarter loss, Southwest is revising its route map and moving into new, larger airports that it's previously avoided.

Source: Business Insider

10/28/2020

Flu shots linked to lower risk of getting COVID-19, new study suggests - Business Insider

A new study found healthcare workers who got flu shots during the 2019-2020 season were 39% less likely to test positive for the coronavirus by June.

Source: Business Insider

10/28/2020

Sen. Schatz calls Senate's Section 230 hearing with tech CEOs a 'sham' - Business Insider

"For the first time in 8 years in the United States Senate, I'm not going to use my time to ask any questions because this is nonsense," Schatz said.

Source: Business Insider

10/28/2020

Zuckerberg: Facebook makes 'relatively small' cut from political ads - Business Insider

Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg have long maintained that political ads are worth less than 1% of Facebook's overall revenue.

Source: Business Insider

10/28/2020

Trump had $270 million debt forgiven on Chicago skyscraper: NYT - Business Insider

Trump tweeted that he made a "great deal" with the lenders. "Doesn't that make me a smart guy rather than a bad guy?"

Source: Business Insider

10/28/2020

PlayStation 5: Final PS5 launch ad spot narrated by Travis Scott - Business Insider

The latest PlayStation 5 spot heavily features the great explorers of our planet, including Amelia Earhart, Mae Jemison, and others.

Source: Business Insider

10/28/2020

Charlie Hebdo Erdogan cartoon sparks fury in Turkey amid Macron feud - Business Insider

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said French President Emmanuel Macron needed mental treatment after criticizing Islam and proposing regulations on it.

Source: Business Insider

10/27/2020

Apple buys video AI startup Vilynx for $50 million: report - Business Insider

Apple's purchase of Barcelona-based Vilynx follows its spree of AI acquisitions earlier this year as the company looks to expand its footprint.

Source: Business Insider

10/27/2020

Callaway Golf just acquired all of Topgolf in an appeal to millennial customers - Business Insider

"Topgolf is the best thing that happened to golf since Tiger Woods," Callaway CEO Chip Brewer said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.

Source: Business Insider

10/27/2020

Zuckerberg, Dorsey warn Section 230 changes could harm free speech - Business Insider

The CEOs will appear before the Senate Wednesday as tensions rise between Big Tech and Republicans, who claim tech is biased against the right.

Source: Business Insider

10/27/2020

Fauci says 'maybe we should be mandating' masks. Here are his top 5 reasons why. - Business Insider

"If people are not wearing masks, then maybe we should be mandating it," Fauci recently told CNN. There are at least 5 reasons why he thinks so.

Source: Business Insider

10/27/2020

Having more than 5 coronavirus symptoms may predict long-COVID case - Business Insider

Age, gender, and BMI could also play a role in whether a patient recovers right away, according to a study from King's College London.

Source: Business Insider

10/26/2020

Fauci says record-high COVID-19 cases put US in precarious position - Business Insider

The US hit new daily peaks for COVID-19 cases on Friday and Saturday, with reports of more than 80,000 new cases per day.

Source: Business Insider

10/26/2020

Inside yachting's sexual harassment and bullying problem - Business Insider

In conversations with Business Insider, yacht crew members described an endless cycle of abuse on board and having nowhere to turn for help.

Source: Business Insider

10/26/2020

How to stop your Android device from listening to you - Business Insider

To thoroughly stop your Android from listening to you, you can turn off "OK Google," listening while driving, and the Google search app's microphone.

Source: Business Insider

10/26/2020

Watch the moment Trump walked out of his '60 Minutes' interview with Lesley Stahl - Business Insider

The president left the interview after chiding CBS's Lesley Stahl for promising to ask him "tough" questions.

Source: Business Insider

10/26/2020

Putin rejects Donald Trump's criticism of Biden family business - Business Insider

Putin was responding to comments made by President Trump during televised debates with Democratic challenger Joe Biden.

Source: Business Insider

10/25/2020

Intel and ESA launch first AI-enabled satellite, PhiSat-1 - Business Insider

PhiSat-1's on-board AI can delete photos of Earth it thinks are too cloudy — and its tech could eventually change how we respond to disasters.

Source: Business Insider

10/25/2020

Images of Atari hotels with nostalgia video game themes - Business Insider

Atari is behind hundreds of iconic titles from the dawn of video gaming, including iconic games like Pong and Centipede.

Source: Business Insider

10/24/2020

ExpressJet Airlines ceases operations; regional airline history - Business Insider

Thousands of jobs were lost on October 1 across the aviation industry but that day also saw the disappearance of an entire airline.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

'Borat' star meets Donald Trump Jr., visits White House in deleted scene - Business Insider

President Donald Trump also makes an appearance in a deleted scene from the new movie posted on the Twitter account for the titular character.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

3rd US coronavirus surge in fall and winter could be deadliest: charts - Business Insider

The US reported more than 60,000 daily cases, on average, this week — a roughly 40% increase since the start of October.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear masks - Business Insider

The company requires customers and employees to wear masks to reduce the transmission of the new coronavirus.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

Costco is selling at-home COVID-19 tests for $129 - Business Insider

The test kit costs $129.99 on Costco.com, with Costco charging an extra $10 for the same kit with video observation and assistance.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

Coca-Cola discontinuing brands like Tab, Zico, Odwalla: full list - Business Insider

Since the summer, Coca-Cola has announced it will scrap Tab and Zico, but the whole list hasn't been released.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

I tested the 'Work from Hyatt' program at a luxury resort in Arizona - Business Insider

Michelle Gross traded in her one-bedroom apartment for a mountain-view suite at the Royal Palms Resort in Scottsdale that cost $254 per night.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

Coca-Cola to scrap 200 drinks brands, half of its portfolio - Business Insider

Coca-Cola would likely remove more brands from its "hydration" category, which includes Dasani, Powerade, and Smart Water, CEO James Quincey said.

Source: Business Insider

10/23/2020

Gap, Banana Republic to close 350 stores, fleeing malls - Business Insider

The hundreds of closures are part of Gap's plan to move out of malls, as the pandemic sends foot traffic spiraling even lower.

Source: Business Insider

10/22/2020

Any aliens in 1,004 nearby star systems could detect life on Earth - Business Insider

Aliens could see Earth passing in front of the sun and notice the chemical footprints of life in our atmosphere.

Source: Business Insider

10/22/2020

The creator of the legendary 'Metal Gear' franchise just announced a new game - Business Insider

The studio led by legendary "Metal Gear Solid" creator Hideo Kojima is working on a new game, the company announced on social media this week.

Source: Business Insider

10/22/2020

Shonda Rhimes said she left ABC after an exec told her she was asking for too much - Business Insider

Rhimes recently told The Hollywood Reporter that after she asked an ABC exec for an extra Disneyland pass, he replied, "Don't you have enough?"

Source: Business Insider

10/22/2020

Elon Musk's Starlink is on a stunning but controversial winning streak - Business Insider

SpaceX is ahead of competitors with its internet-beaming satellites. But they could create crowded paths to orbit, telescope glare, and other issues.

Source: Business Insider

10/22/2020

COVID-19 vaccine: Brazil AstraZeneca vaccine trial reports death - Business Insider

Brazil's O Globo newspaper reported that the man had not been given a dose of the company's trial vaccine and died from COVID-19 complications.

Source: Business Insider

10/21/2020

Trump barely meets COVID-19 task force anymore: member - Business Insider

Dr. Francis Collins suggested that the president is more focused on campaigning for his reelection than attending task force meetings.

Source: Business Insider

10/21/2020

The US's third coronavirus surge may become the deadliest yet, experts say - Business Insider

The US faces an unprecedented set of circumstances this fall: The holidays, flu season, and widespread transmission are a recipe for more deaths.

Source: Business Insider

10/21/2020

Trump has a bank account in China and paid taxes there: NYT - Business Insider

Trump's businesses "paid $188,561 in taxes in China while pursuing licensing deals there from 2013 to 2015," citing tax records reviewed by the NYT.

Source: Business Insider

10/21/2020

2022 GMC Hummer EV revealed: photos, features, and specs - Business Insider

GMC just showed off its new electric pickup that'll take on Tesla's Cybertruck, Rivian's R1T, and Ford's battery-powered F-150.

Source: Business Insider

10/20/2020

24% of NYC's bus and subway workers got the coronavirus: NYU survey - Business Insider

COVID-19 has taken a heavy toll on New York's transit workers, who have seen about 131 deaths among their ranks.

Source: Business Insider

10/20/2020

Microsoft Azure modular portable data center connected by satellites - Business Insider

The new data center doesn't need a traditional internet connection and can be located anywhere with a satellite signal.

Source: Business Insider

10/20/2020

Singapore Airlines launching new world's longest route to New York - Business Insider

Singapore Airlines is known for its ultra-long-haul flights with this latest addition securing the top spot on the list of the world's longest flights.

Source: Business Insider

10/20/2020

Boris Johnson to force Manchester into tier 3 coronavirus lockdown - Business Insider

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to hold a press conference Tuesday to confirm the new restrictions placed on Manchester.

Source: Business Insider

10/20/2020

US officials suggest Trump admin cover-up after mysterious illness: NYT - Business Insider

Since 2016, US diplomats in Cuba and China have reported hearing strange sounds that resulted in health consequences like balance and vision problems.

Source: Business Insider

10/20/2020

Ex-intel officials suspect Russian involvement in Hunter Biden stories - Business Insider

The former intel officials wrote they believed the arrival of emails to the New York Post, which they dubbed a "laptop op," was a cause for suspicion.

Source: Business Insider

10/19/2020

Company wants to turn cruise ship into floating office for techies - Business Insider

The cruise ship-turned-office would fit 2,000 people who would have access to fitness classes, a swimming pool, and a 5,000-square-foot theatre.

Source: Business Insider

10/19/2020

The $1.6 million SSC Tuatara just became the world's fastest car by topping 316 mph - Business Insider

The Bugatti Chiron Super Sport was the last to set the record, clocking 304.77 mph in 2019 at Volkswagen's Ehra-Lessien test track in Germany.

Source: Business Insider

10/19/2020

WHO: US, Europe need to get better at quarantining - Business Insider

Get people who've been exposed to the virus away from everybody else, fast. That means no going to the grocery store, and no socializing with friends.

Source: Business Insider

10/19/2020

EU probes whether Instagram exposed children's data - Business Insider

Ireland's Data Protection Commission is launching two investigations into Instagram, owned by Facebook, following a complaint from a data scientist.

Source: Business Insider

10/19/2020

Deloitte shuts 4 UK offices, 500 staff to permanently work from home - Business Insider

Deloitte said it would close UK offices in Gatwick, Liverpool, Nottingham, and Southampton, where around 500 people are employed.

Source: Business Insider

10/18/2020

European regulator says Boeing 737 Max is safe to fly again - Business Insider

American Airlines just announced plans to fly 737 Max planes between Miami and New York later this year, contingent on FAA approval.

Source: Business Insider

10/18/2020

AZ attorney general: Debt collection scammers collect $1.6 million - Business Insider

Attorney General Mark Brnovich accused the Arizona pair of posing as lawyers and law enforcement and threatening people with arrests over debt.

Source: Business Insider

10/18/2020

The UK is hopeful of rolling out a coronavirus vaccine 'soon after Christmas' - Business Insider

England's deputy chief medical officer told MPs that a vaccine, developed at Oxford University, could be available in January.

Source: Business Insider

10/18/2020

Thousands protest Amy Coney Barrett's nomination at Women's March - Business Insider

Organizers projected that over 116,000 people would attend one of the at least 429 demonstrations happening across the country on Saturday.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

Biden calls controversial New York Post story about his son Hunter a 'smear campaign' - Business Insider

Biden forcefully pushed back against the report that Hunter tried to set up a meeting between a Ukrainian official and the former Vice President.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

One of Kentucky's largest newspapers endorsed Mitch McConnell challenger Amy McGrath - Business Insider

"McConnell purports to care about Kentucky and the country, but time and again, he has chosen the GOP instead," Lexington Herald-Leader's editorial board said.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

Over 1,000 current and former CDC officers criticize politicization - Business Insider

An open letter criticized the politicization of the health agency in the US's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

Google's 'hum to search' feature is perfect when you forget song lyrics - Business Insider

Google just launched its "hum to search" feature, which allows users to hum, whistle, or singin order to identify a song.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

Teacher beheaded in Paris after showing cartoons of Prophet Muhammad - Business Insider

French police shot dead an 18-year-old man who beheaded the teacher with a large kitchen knife near a school in a suburb of Paris.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

Palmer Lucky offers bounty for hack of new Facebook Oculus VR headset - Business Insider

Palmer Luckey, who sold Oculus to Facebook for $2 billion, is offering $5,000 to anyone who can crack the security on the Oculus Quest 2 VR headset.

Source: Business Insider

10/16/2020

US enters 3rd, possibly largest, coronavirus wave as new cases spike - Business Insider

The surge was expected, experts said: Lockdowns have lifted, more people are spending time indoors, and "pandemic fatigue" has set in.

Source: Business Insider

10/16/2020

Mitch McConnell expects Trump to lose the election, economist says - Business Insider

McConnell won't push his party to back a big relief bill, because "splitting the party is death to the leader," Ian Shepherdson said.

Source: Business Insider

10/16/2020

3% of SpaceX Starlink satellites may be failing in orbit around Earth - Business Insider

At this rate, SpaceX may leave more than 1,200 dead satellites in orbit, where they can crash into other spacecraft and spread dangerous space debris.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Walmart CEO: Americans need help, Congress should pass stimulus package - Business Insider

"Doing nothing is not the first and best option," Walmart CEO Doug McMillon said in an interview.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Over 100 actors, producers, writers demand NBC change Trump town hall time - Business Insider

Both candidates will host a town hall on major networks on Thursday night, but a group of NBC actors and producers are asking for that to be changed.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella calls for a 'referendum on capitalism' - Business Insider

Satya Nadella said companies like Microsoft should measure their success on the benefits they create for wider society, rather than their profits.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Xbox Series X: hands-on with Microsoft's $500 next-gen Xbox, games, specs - Business Insider

The changes offered by the Xbox Series X are small, but they make the overall playing experience significantly better.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

SpaceX will launch a satellite for NASA that tracks rising sea levels - Business Insider

SpaceX was contracted by NASA to launch the satellite, which will blast off in a rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California in November.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Trump used the news of his son Barron's coronavirus infection to call on schools to reopen - Business Insider

First lady Melania Trump said Barron Trump tested positive for the virus after she and the president did, but that he has since tested negative.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Lindsey Graham pleaded for donations to his Senate reelection campaign - Business Insider

"Senate Members and staff may not receive or solicit campaign contributions in any federal building," the Senate Select Committee on Ethics said.

Source: Business Insider

10/15/2020

Amazon Prime Day 2020: All the best last-minute deals going right now - Business Insider

Prime Day 2020 is almost over, but there are still tons of discounts. Here are the best last-minute deals you can snag before the sale ends.

Source: Business Insider

10/14/2020

Elon Musk announces Tesla Model S price cut as Lucid unveils cheaper Air - Business Insider

Elon Musk announced via tweet Wednesday that new Tesla Model S pricing will go into effect tonight, but it's unclear if he was serious about the change.

Source: Business Insider

10/14/2020

Best Prime Day Book Deals in 2020: Get Up to 80% off Kindle books - Business Insider

Amazon is offering steep discounts on books — from cookbooks to how-to guides, including savings on Kindle bestsellers.

Source: Business Insider

10/14/2020

Elon Musk's tunnel company applies to connect entire Las Vegas strip - Business Insider

The project is supposed to cure Sin City's gridlock, but it's "basically just Tesla's in tunnels," the billionaire said.

Source: Business Insider

10/14/2020

Bill Gates blasts US COVID-19 response on masks, testing, and experts - Business Insider

Bill Gates said the US has lagged behind others in testing and mask-wearing, and said its COVID-19 response had "in most respects not been very good."

Source: Business Insider

10/14/2020

WHO chief: Herd immunity strategy 'unethical' for tackling pandemic - Business Insider

The WHO warned that pursuing herd immunity by allowing COVID-19 to spread was "scientifically and ethically problematic."

Source: Business Insider

10/13/2020

Eli Lilly just paused its COVID-19 antibody drug trial over safety concerns - Business Insider

Lilly paused the study after an independent board raised safety concerns and recommended the trial be paused.

Source: Business Insider

10/13/2020

Prime Day 2020 Deal: Instant Pot pressure cookers on sale for low $49 - Business Insider

Both Amazon and Walmart are offering up to 60% off Aura, Ultra, and Lux Instant Pot models for Amazon Prime Day 2020.

Source: Business Insider

10/13/2020

Spaceship flying by Venus on Wednesday could help look for alien life - Business Insider

The BepiColumbo spaceship is scheduled to fly by Venus twice on its way to Mercury, first this week, and then next August.

Source: Business Insider

10/13/2020

Nikon reveals the 20 most incredible microscope pictures of the year - Business Insider

Winners include a creepy bat embryo skeleton, a stunning close-up of a pollinating plant, and a ridged, rainbow-colored snail tongue.

Source: Business Insider

10/13/2020

Nevada man is first US COVID-19 reinfection; was worse second time - Business Insider

The unnamed 25-year-old man got the coronavirus twice, doctors have confirmed. Worryingly, he suffered worse the second time.

Source: Business Insider

10/12/2020

NASA-SpaceX astronaut mission to launch 'no sooner' than November - Business Insider

The mission was originally slated for September, then Halloween — but NASA and SpaceX delayed it again to fix an engine problem.

Source: Business Insider

10/12/2020

Pfizer expands coronavirus vaccine trial to include teenagers - Business Insider

So far, coronavirus vaccine trials have focused on adults. One of the leading drugmakers is now opening the studies to kids.

Source: Business Insider

10/12/2020

Roblox announces public offering that could value firm at $8 billion - Business Insider

Popular video game platform Roblox announces public offering that could value the company at $8 billion

Source: Business Insider

10/12/2020

The iPhone 12 could be Apple's most important product release in the past decade - Business Insider

Apple's iPhone 12 release is expected to kick off a massive upgrade cycle thanks to 5G, new designs, and affordable prices.

Source: Business Insider

10/12/2020

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson announces tiered system for local lockdowns - Business Insider

People in areas put in the most serious tier — "very high" — will see pubs and bars closed and be advised not to travel outside their areas.

Source: Business Insider

10/12/2020

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy hires a consulting firm - Business Insider

Here are the top media and advertising stories from Business Insider for October 12.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Twitter labels Trump tweet claiming he has coronavirus immunity as 'misleading' - Business Insider

Twitter flagged Trump's tweet for violating its rules about "spreading misleading and potentially harmful information related to COVID-19."

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Whitmer doubles down extremists find 'comfort' in Republican rhetoric - Business Insider

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who was the target of a failed kidnapping plot, said she remains "concerned about safety and integrity going into this election."

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Eric Trump: 'My father has lost a fortune' running for president - Business Insider

On Sunday, the president's son denied allegations that President Trump has used his office to benefit himself financially.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

'Tens of thousands' waiting for Killer Mike's new Black-owned bank - Business Insider

Greenwood is a virtual banking platform aiming to fill the gaps in how "the current financial system ... failed Black and Latinx communities."

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Fox News: James Murdoch says father's media empire obscures facts - Business Insider

James Murdoch now plans to set up a foundation to support democracy, voter participation, and climate change projects.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Legend One $21,500 tiny home with AI is available for pre-order - Business Insider

The tiny home's bedroom, living room, kitchen, and bathroom can come furnished for an additional $12,500, making it move-in ready.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Amazon electric delivery van; photos, details, features - Business Insider

Amazon first announced plans to built a fleet of 100,000 electric delivery vans and vehicles back in February.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

UK government woos Biden camp, abandoning failing Trump: Sunday Times - Business Insider

Polls suggest that Joe Biden has a sustained lead over Trump with 23 days to go until the US election. The UK is keen to be on the winning side.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Brexit poll: Brits say leaving EU without a trade deal would be bad - Business Insider

The poll found strong opposition to leaving the EU without a trade deal across all regions of the UK, particularly in Scotland and London.

Source: Business Insider

10/11/2020

Whitmer criticizes Trump and warns leaders can 'legitimize actions' - Business Insider

"When our leaders encourage domestic terrorists, they legitimize their actions," Democratic Governor of Michigan Gretchen Whitmer wrote in an op-ed.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

Amazon Prime Day 2020 promo: Get $10 when you spend $40 on Amazon gift cards - Business Insider

If you're planning to spend $40 or more on Amazon Prime Day, this promo will net you an extra $10 for using gift cards.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

UNC Asheville went into lockdown after threat BLM mural threat - Business Insider

The campus stayed on lockdown for almost 10 hours as campus, local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies conducted their investigation.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

Democrats warn Lindsey Graham not to go through with SCOTUS hearing - Business Insider

Democrats demand "every Senator and staffer who plans to attend the hearings must test negative for COVID-19."

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

How tech's biggest companies are planning for the future of work - Business Insider

Tech companies are making major changes to employee perks, safety precautions, and even whether employees need to come to an office ever again.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

How California ski towns will welcome back visitors for snow season - Business Insider

Reservations, face masks, and radio-frequency (RFID) access gates will all keep guests safe as they hit the slopes.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

Tesla will struggle to make $25,000 car compelling, says auto expert - Business Insider

Sandy Munro is widely regarded as one of the leading manufacturing experts, and he's had plenty to say about Tesla's trials and tribulations.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2020

School closures probably aren't leading to more deaths post-lockdown - Business Insider

The model is based on an "unrealistic" scenario, experts say. It assumes lockdown measures are completely lifted after three months.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

Anti-abortion groups don't mind Trump used drug tested on fetal tissue - Business Insider

Trump has restricted the use of fetal tissue for research, but his COVID-19 treatment was tested using cells derived from a fetus aborted in 1972.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

Best Amazon Prime Day 2020 Nintendo Switch deals - Business Insider

Amazon's annual Prime Day sale will include big deals for the Nintendo Switch, including 33% off some of the most popular Switch games.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

The best headphone deals we expect on Prime Day 2020 from Apple, Bose, Sony, and more - Business Insider

Amazon Prime Day will feature deals on several headphones, including earbuds and wireless models. Here are the deals we anticipate for Prime Day 2020.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

Hackers find 55 flaws in Apple's systems, win $288,500 bounty - Business Insider

Apple fixed the vulnerabilities almost immediately after they were disclosed, the group of white hat hackers said.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

Musk's SpaceX partners with US military to deliver weapons by rockets - Business Insider

The planned SpaceX rocket can blast 80 tonnes of cargo into space, and complete a 7,652-mile journey from Florida to Afghanistan in about an hour.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

GameStop, Microsoft partnership sends games retailer's shares up 44% - Business Insider

GameStop, the world's largest video games retailer, will offer a bundle with an Xbox console and two-year digital subscription at no upfront cost.

Source: Business Insider

10/09/2020

Microsoft told employees it plans to bring Game Pass to iPhone, iPad - Business Insider

Gaming boss Phil Spencer said that Microsoft is looking for ways to get around Apple App Store rules that have blocked Game Pass streaming on iPhone.

Source: Business Insider

10/08/2020

Research reveals how megalodon sharks grew so large, what they ate - Business Insider

Megalodons were the biggest sharks on the planet. Recent studies show how these apex predators reached lengths of 50 feet with heads the size of cars.

Source: Business Insider

10/08/2020

Citi faces $400 million fine following executive shake up - Business Insider

Citigroup was hit with $400 million in fines from regulators for issues stemming from its management of risk, compliance, and data controls.

Source: Business Insider

10/08/2020

Musk: SpaceX's Starlink has enough orbiting satellites for public beta - Business Insider

Musk tweeted that SpaceX would roll out a "fairly wide public beta" of Starlink in the northern US and southern Canada.

Source: Business Insider

10/08/2020

Elon Musk's Tesla, Starman fly past Mars 2 years after SpaceX launch - Business Insider

From Musk's old Roadster — a "hood ornament" on a Falcon Heavy rocket stage — Mars would look about one-tenth the size of the moon as seen from Earth.

Source: Business Insider

10/08/2020

SpaceX may have Dragon spaceships in orbit without a break for a year - Business Insider

SpaceX's next NASA astronaut launch is scheduled for Halloween — the first of at least seven back-to-back spaceflight missions.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

Trump video calls for approval of Regeneron's antibody drug - Business Insider

In a video posted Wednesday, Trump touted experimental coronavirus drugs from Regeneron and Eli Lilly.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

Chevron just overtook Exxon to become the most valuable oil company in the US - Business Insider

Once the world's largest company, Exxon's market value has fallen more than 50% since the start of the year.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

3 signs you won't be ready to retire in 30 years, according to a financial planner - Business Insider

If you haven't funded a 401(k) yet and haven't realistically thought about how much it costs to retire, you may not be ready to retire in 30 years.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

9 takeaways from coronavirus documentary 'Totally Under Control' - Business Insider

Faulty tests, lobbyist-packed task forces, and volunteers begging Chinese factories for PPE: A new documentary blasts Trump's COVID-19 response.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

Trump: Tighter FDA COVID-19 vaccine rules a 'political hit job' - Business Insider

New, stricter FDA guidelines will make it harder for a COVID-19 vaccine to be approved before Election Day — something Trump has long-hoped for.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

McDonald's adds pastries, but ignores All Day Breakfast - Business Insider

McDonald's is adding three new pastries to its all-day menu — the Apple Fritter, Blueberry Muffin, and Cinnamon Roll. But, where's the McMuffin?

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

Former AG Sessions 'driving force' behind Trump's child separation policy - Business Insider

"No, this is not President Xi talking about incarcerating Uighurs. This is the former US AG," Hans Kristensen said.

Source: Business Insider

10/07/2020

Trump ending stimulus talks could hurt millions of unemployed Americans, set back economy - Business Insider

Trump's abrupt decision to end stimulus negotiations is "terrible economics," one policy expert said.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Trump's access to Regeneron's drug puts it in 'tough situation,' CEO says - Business Insider

Trump was given early access to the experiment drug through "compassionate use," which requires both the FDA and the drug company to sign off.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Apple over-ear headphones may launch soon as store cuts audio products - Business Insider

For months, rumors have suggested that Apple may launch its own over-ear headphones. Now it has removed Bose and Sonos products from its store.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Family says roof of Tesla Model Y blew off on way home from dealership - Business Insider

In recent months, Tesla has faced repeated complaints from customers about quality control issues. But a loose roof is a new one.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Slaoui supports safety data for coronavirus vaccines emergency OK - Business Insider

"I do think it is appropriate to set the threshold of safety follow-up," Operation Warp Speed chief advisor Moncef Slaoui told BI.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Airbus TwoTwenty ACJ220 private jet, Airbus A220; details, photos - Business Insider

The ACJ220 features amenities that even the largest private jets from Gulfstream and Bombardier don't, including six living areas and a king-size bed.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Meet the billionaires behind Regeneron, who made Trump's COVID-19 drug - Business Insider

The billionaire doctor behind the experimental Regeneron COVID-19 drug that Trump took said he was "conflicted" over the President's use of the drug.

Source: Business Insider

10/06/2020

Apple is booting headphones from competitors like Sonos and Bose out of its stores - Business Insider

Apple may be clearing the decks ahead of announcing new own-brand audio products.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Fired Amazon employee leads protest at Jeff Bezos' $165 million mansion - Business Insider

Amazon faces multiple lawsuits from employees over its working conditions during the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Rapid coronavirus tests don't prevent outbreaks, White House uses anyway - Business Insider

The Trump administration relied on rapid COVID-19 testing while forgoing masks and social distancing. That's not how the tests were meant to be used.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

The 7 states most likely to decide the election for Biden or Trump - Business Insider

As the November 3 election nears, these are the seven key states that may provide a decisive victory for Biden or Trump.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Amazon employee arrested, charged with issuing $96,500 in fake refunds - Business Insider

Prosecutors said the employee used fake buyer accounts to buy expensive electronics before issuing over 300 refunds, funneling the money to himself.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Drug companies recruit Black Americans for COVID-19 vaccine trials - Business Insider

Black Americans have been affected by the coronavirus at a disproportionate rate, but many have been wary to participate in vaccine trials.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Biden victory to help losing stocks at expense of leaders, JPMorgan says - Business Insider

With rising polls in favor of Joe Biden, JPMorgan said it appears more likely that there will be a clear winner this November.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Most TVs don't support next-gen Xbox and PlayStation high-end graphics - Business Insider

The next-gen Xbox and PlayStation consoles are outrageously powerful, but you may need to buy a new TV to take full advantage of that power.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Melania Trump observing COVID-19 isolation rules unlike president: NBC - Business Insider

The president's Sunday "surprise visit" to supporters contrasts with his wife's respect for the rules designed to prevent her from infecting others.

Source: Business Insider

10/05/2020

Apple is suing a recycling firm accused of reselling its products - Business Insider

Apple claims in the suit that it sent more than 530,000 iPhones, 25,000 iPads, and 19,200 Apple Watches to the Ontario-based GEEP from 2015 to 2017.

Source: Business Insider

10/04/2020

Regal Cinemas likely to close all 500+ US theaters, report says - Business Insider

Delays to blockbusters including the latest James Bond title pulled key revenue from struggling chains.

Source: Business Insider

10/04/2020

Amazon, Whole Foods merger saved the grocery chain, according to CEO - Business Insider

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey said the 2017 merger with Amazon was an "ideal win-win-win solution" amid its tussle with "activist investors."

Source: Business Insider

10/04/2020

Scientists engineered plastic-eating 'super-enzymes' that can break down bottles in days - Business Insider

Researchers stitched together proteins from plastic-eating bacteria to create "super-enzymes" that recycle plastic waste in days, rather than years.

Source: Business Insider

10/04/2020

Political microtargeting is overblown, but still a danger to democracy - Business Insider

"While the effects are reasonably strong, they should not be overestimated," Dr. Tom Dobber told Business Insider.

Source: Business Insider

10/03/2020

Man tries to steal millions in PPP loans named after 'Game of Thrones' - Business Insider

The man received more than $1.7 million in benefits after being approved for two applications, according to the Department of Justice.

Source: Business Insider

10/03/2020

11 positive coronavirus tests traced to presidential debate, officials say - Business Insider

The announcement from the city specifies that the positive tests were not traced back to people who actually participated in or attended the debate.

Source: Business Insider

10/03/2020

Warren Buffett's gold bet 'made it safe' to own metal: Thomas Kaplan - Business Insider

The Berkshire Hathaway CEO's investment has "effectively detoxified gold," the NovaGold chairman said.

Source: Business Insider

10/03/2020

Trump's lack of mask could make his coronavirus infection more severe - Business Insider

Face masks prevent the spread of coronavirus, and could also increase the chances infections stay mild by reducing the amount of virus people inhale.

Source: Business Insider

10/02/2020

Trump joins other world leaders who got COVID-19 after ignoring guidelines - Business Insider

All three leaders flouted public health recommendations and downplayed the threat of COVID-19 prior to getting infected.

Source: Business Insider

10/02/2020

Trump's wealth, race, and access to care position him to beat COVID-19 - Business Insider

The president's weight, sex, and age put him at high risk of severe COVID-19, but his race, wealth, job, and access to top doctors act in his favor.

Source: Business Insider

10/02/2020

Apple iPhone 12 price must be low to compete with other new 5G phones - Business Insider

Apple's iPhone 12 will be entering a market that's already flooded with relatively affordable 5G phones from Samsung, Google, and OnePlus.

Source: Business Insider

10/02/2020

Trump coronavirus diagnosis, treatment options: antibodies, remdesivir - Business Insider

"I would not give him magic beans, so I would not give him hydroxychloroquine," Dr. David Boulware told Business Insider.

Source: Business Insider

10/02/2020

Burger King launched a petition to get a Michelin star for its new burger - Business Insider

Burger King Belgium thinks its new burger is so good it deserves a Michelin star – but reviewers have told it to wait til the next guide is published.

Source: Business Insider

10/01/2020

Goldman Sachs lands $2.5 billion GM credit card business: report - Business Insider

The Wall Street giant recently launched a new standalone consumer lending division as it seeks to expand its business with Main Street customers.

Source: Business Insider

10/01/2020

Fox News reporter slams White House for deflecting on white supremacy - Business Insider

"Stop deflecting. Stop blaming the media. I'm tired of it," Roberts said in an impassioned reaction to Thursday's press briefing.

Source: Business Insider

10/01/2020

White House proposes $400 unemployment benefit in stimulus package - Business Insider

The payments would be retroactive to mid-September, picking up where the administration's Lost Wages unemployment program left off.

Source: Business Insider

10/01/2020

Archaeologists dug up buried massacre in Spain, bodies frozen in time - Business Insider

A new analysis of skeleton remains shows that men, women, and children were all victims in the killing.

Source: Business Insider

10/01/2020

Any stimulus deal will include direct payments for Americans: Mnuchin - Business Insider

Mnuchin said any coronavirus aid agreement would include another round of $1,200 stimulus checks for Americans.

Source: Business Insider

09/30/2020

AOC asked the SEC to investigate Palantir ahead of direct listing - Business Insider

Ocasio-Cortez expressed concern over the startup's secrecy, as well as its involvement with governments that "may present human rights risks."

Source: Business Insider

09/30/2020

Reveal report suggests Amazon warehouse injuries rising for years - Business Insider

Data obtained by Reveal indicated that Amazon's robotic warehouses were more dangerous than its traditional ones.

Source: Business Insider

09/30/2020

Time travel is possible but changing the past isn't, study says - Business Insider

Time travel is theoretically possible according to the laws of physics, a study says. But time-travelers couldn't alter the past in a measurable way.

Source: Business Insider

09/30/2020

Pence stopped CDC from extending cruise ban into 2021: Axios - Business Insider

The CDC asked on Tuesday to extend the "no-sail order" first imposed in March 2020 to February 2021, but Pence refused, according to Axios.

Source: Business Insider

09/30/2020

SpaceX found surprising heat-shield wear after NASA astronaut mission - Business Insider

SpaceX is about to launch four astronauts for NASA, but it had to fix a weak spot in the heat shield that protects them when returning to Earth.

Source: Business Insider

09/29/2020

Elon Musk vs. Bill Gates: Why they're feuding over the coronavirus - Business Insider

Elon Musk and Bill Gates have been feuding over everything from the coronavirus to electric vehicles.

Source: Business Insider

09/29/2020

UHS cyberattack: Hack derails surgeries at hospitals across US - Business Insider

The attack bears the signs of a ransomware attack, in which hackers take over computer systems until the victim pays a hefty ransom.

Source: Business Insider

09/29/2020

Trump privately ridicules evangelical supporters, per report - Business Insider

The report comes at a time when the President has attacked Joe Biden on religion and accused Democrats of targeting Amy Coney Barrett's Catholicism.

Source: Business Insider

09/29/2020

Dunkin' is giving away coffee for National Coffee Day — here's how to get some - Business Insider

Dunkin' is offering a free medium hot or iced coffee to all customers on Tuesday, September 29, for National Coffee Day.

Source: Business Insider

09/29/2020

Google is closing a loophole for developers to avoid paying its in-app payment tax - Business Insider

Google also said in a blog post it will make it easier for users to install alternative app stores to its own.

Source: Business Insider

09/29/2020

A third of American parents don't plan to get their kids a flu vaccine - Business Insider

Experts have warned that simultaneous flu and COVID-19 cases could overwhelm healthcare systems and spark a further public health crisis in the US.

Source: Business Insider

09/28/2020

Grocery store 'pandemic pallets' are reportedly gaining popularity - Business Insider

As COVID-19 cases rise across the US, grocery stores are reportedly readying "pandemic pallets" to prepare for the uncertainty of the coming months.

Source: Business Insider

09/28/2020

Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte does not return to Middle East in 2020 - Business Insider

Starbucks is not bringing its Pumpkin Spice Latte back to its hundreds of stores in the Middle East in 2020.

Source: Business Insider

09/28/2020

Tesla CEO Elon Musk feels bad for hating on oil and gas - Business Insider

Musk suggested that people working in oil and gas couldn't have predicted the climate crisis.

Source: Business Insider

09/27/2020

2021 Kia Sorento first look: info, specs, availability - Business Insider

The 2021 Kia Sorento is all-new. It has three rows of seats and will come in either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Your choice.

Source: Business Insider

09/27/2020

Salt Lake City International Airport opens new canyon-like terminal - Business Insider

The brand-new terminal comes at a $4.1 billion cost and uses immersive artwork to welcome passengers to Salt Lake City and the Mountain West.

Source: Business Insider

09/27/2020

Google's Sundar Pichai says future of office is employee 'on-sites' - Business Insider

"I see the future as definitely being more flexible," Pichai said during a video interview for Time 100 this week.

Source: Business Insider

09/27/2020

The Ferrari Omologata is a one-off supercar with retro racing styling - Business Insider

Ferrari built the bespoke grand tourer for a "discerning European client," but didn't say how much that client paid for the treatment.

Source: Business Insider

09/27/2020

Bernie Sanders has plans to force Trump out if he refuses to quit - Business Insider

There are a "number of plans" to force Donald Trump out if he refuses to allow a peaceful transfer of power after losing the election, Sanders said.

Source: Business Insider

09/26/2020

Trump makes a $500 billion economic appeal to Black Americans - Business Insider

At a campaign event in Georgia, President Trump made a direct appeal to Black Americans, with proposals for economic growth and anti-racism measures.

Source: Business Insider

09/26/2020

John Legend: Americans may have to think about leaving if Trump wins - Business Insider

In an interview with Cosmopolitan UK, John Legend opens up about the 2020 election, saying that he believes America "is exhausted" from Donald Trump.

Source: Business Insider

09/26/2020

Trump doubles down on questioning the transfer of power if he loses the election - Business Insider

The president continued to spin a narrative of ballot fraud. "We're not going to stand for it," he told supporters.

Source: Business Insider

09/26/2020

New BMW M3 and M4 first look: price, info, pics, stats - Business Insider

That grille, oh my God that grille. It's bigger than ever. What do you think: good, or the stuff of nightmares?

Source: Business Insider

09/26/2020

Trump administration spends $300 million to defend handling of COVID-19: report - Business Insider

A Trump appointee at the US Centers for Disease Control is using taxpayer money to defend the handling of COVID-19.

Source: Business Insider

09/25/2020

LG NanoCell 90 Series 65-inch 4K TV review - Business Insider

The LG NanoCell 90 4K TV offers wide viewing angles and great digital assistant support, but HDR brightness is lacking. Here's our full review.

Source: Business Insider

09/25/2020

Facebook convinced Apple to drop App Store fee for paid events feature - Business Insider

Apple is letting Facebook temporarily process payments for its online events feature, meaning event hosts won't be subject to Apple's fee.

Source: Business Insider

09/25/2020

Europe sees new coronavirus peaks, countries set all-time case records - Business Insider

European countries are seeing cases surge and, in some cases, the highest number of new cases since the outbreak first began.

Source: Business Insider

09/25/2020

Fox wins McDougal case, argues no one takes Tucker Carlson seriously - Business Insider

Tucker Carlson has a long history of making racist and controversial statements during his tenure as a primetime host on Fox News.

Source: Business Insider

09/24/2020

NASA narrows source of leak on the space station to 2 areas - Business Insider

NASA hasn't yet found the culprit behind a small leak on the International Space Station. But it has now ruled out most modules.

Source: Business Insider

09/24/2020

Google Maps' color-coded regions let you see COVID-19 spikes near you - Business Insider

Google Maps also rolled out COVID-19 checkpoints, transit alerts, and transit station busyness info available in June.

Source: Business Insider

09/24/2020

Whole Foods employees say Amazon workers are causing chaos in stores - Business Insider

One Whole Foods store is so busy with Prime orders that it has workers packing and storing groceries in a nearby parking garage, an employee said.

Source: Business Insider

09/24/2020

When experts would get a COVID-19 vaccine themselves - Business Insider

Crucial vaccine results are expected as soon as October. Here's how top experts will decide whether or not to get the shot themselves.

Source: Business Insider

09/23/2020

Navalny mocks Putin over reported suggestion he poisoned himself - Business Insider

Putin's critics and opponents have routinely been poisoned and some have been killed. Navalny is seemingly the latest victim.

Source: Business Insider

09/23/2020

Sweden's declining coronavirus deaths are not a sign of herd immunity - Business Insider

Sweden's coronavirus cases could easily climb as schools reopen, nursing homes allow visitors, and people return to cities after summer vacations.

Source: Business Insider

09/23/2020

5 potential coronavirus treatments see major advancements - Business Insider

Two potential therapies from pharma giant Eli Lilly, an antibody drug and an arthritis pill, have seen promising trial results already this month.

Source: Business Insider

09/23/2020

Putin call to Macron on Navalny was disaster, hurt Russia, sources say - Business Insider

A French security official said that a phone call in which Vladimir Putin attempted to claim that Alexei Navalny poisoned himself was a disaster.

Source: Business Insider

09/23/2020

Supply shortages are forcing restrictions on who can get COVID-19 test - Business Insider

"This is a big country, and we still haven't been able to settle the testing issue. It doesn't make any sense," Michael Dacey told The Wall Street Journal.

Source: Business Insider

09/23/2020

NASA: 'Unknown' space junk nearly hit the International Space Station - Business Insider

An astronaut and two cosmonauts had to hunker down in a Russian spaceship attached to the ISS while NASA moved the orbiting laboratory out of the way.

Source: Business Insider

09/22/2020

217 new emoji have been approved and will be coming to your phone in 2021 — see them all - Business Insider

These emoji are part of the 13.1 release as the Emoji 14 release has been pushed back because due to the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

09/22/2020

NASA releases Artemis mission plans to return astronauts to the moon - Business Insider

NASA has announced its plan to return people to the moon for the first time in over 50 years. But Congress needs to approve the funds.

Source: Business Insider

09/22/2020

Airbus hydrogen-powered airplane: photos, design, alternative fuel - Business Insider

Airbus announced three new hydrogen-powered concept airplanes. It plans to have a zero-emission aircraft enter service by 2035.

Source: Business Insider

09/22/2020

GM had a foolproof deal with Nikola — but Trevor Milton was a big risk - Business Insider

GM's risk assessment might have underestimated Milton's entrepreneurial willingness to distort capabilities in the interest of creating a great story.

Source: Business Insider

09/22/2020

Facebook says it might stop operating in Europe - Business Insider

Facebook said it may have to pull its services from Europe.

Source: Business Insider

09/21/2020

Sizzler files for bankruptcy as the pandemic demolishes sales at casual-dining restaurants - Business Insider

Sizzler plans to keep restaurants open throughout the process, which will involve the renegotiating of leases for 14 company-owned locations.

Source: Business Insider

09/21/2020

Carnival cruise lines is laying off some of its crew members - Business Insider

The layoffs are the latest cost-cutting measures the company is taking this year as the cruise industry grapples with the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

09/21/2020

Cracker Barrel plans to serve wine, beer in most restaurants - Business Insider

Cracker Barrel plans to add wine and beer to the menu at hundreds of locations, breaking its long tradition of keeping the menu free of booze.

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

The Tour de France bikes, ranked - Business Insider

The Tour de France brings out the fastest race bikes around. We ranked all the 22 teams' bikes with a look at design, build, and looks. Check 'em out.

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

World's biggest banks enabled litany of financial crimes, leaked documents reveal - Business Insider

A BuzzFeed report revealed files showing JPMorgan Chase, HSBC, and Deutsche Bank facilitated the movement of criminal money even after getting caught.

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

Trump tells supporters 'you'll never see me again' if he loses to Biden - Business Insider

Trump made similar remarks in 2016, saying, "I don't think I'm going to lose, but if I do, I don't think you're ever going to see me again."

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

Outside apps are tracking WhatsApp users' online activity - Business Insider

User data that the Facebook-owned messaging app shares publicly is allowing dozens of outside apps to track aspects of WhatsApp users' online activity.

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

The EU wants to give itself the power to kick US tech giants out of Europe - Business Insider

EU Commissioner Thierry Breton compared the power tech giants wield now to that of the banks before the financial crisis.

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

Volkswagen unveiled its Caddy California camper van that can sleep 4 - Business Insider

The Caddy California has a modular set up with a folding bed, pull-out rear kitchen box, tent, and storage options throughout the interior.

Source: Business Insider

09/20/2020

Bogus theory says COVID-19 deaths with underlying conditions don't count - Business Insider

In August, the CDC reported that 94% of Americans who died of COVID-19 had underlying conditions. But that doesn't mean the virus only killed 6%.

Source: Business Insider

09/19/2020

Russia's top space official tried to claim that the planet Venus belongs to the Kremlin - Business Insider

The head of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, also said the country plans to send its own mission to Venus.

Source: Business Insider

09/19/2020

Even more evidence shows the coronavirus spreads easily on long plane flights - Business Insider

A new study from the CDC found that a single woman likely infected 15 other people on a 10-hour flight from London, England, to Hanoi, Vietnam.

Source: Business Insider

09/19/2020

11 things you can do to stop being manipulated by your phone - Business Insider

Ex-Facebook and Google employees warn how deeply addicted we are to social media in Netflix's new doc — and how tech firms want to keep us that way.

Source: Business Insider

09/19/2020

Schumer repeats McConnell's statement after Scalia's death word for word - Business Insider

"The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next ... Justice ... vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president."

Source: Business Insider

09/18/2020

How to clear iCloud storage space in 6 ways - Business Insider

You can clear an iCloud account's storage in several ways to free up space and avoid having to pay for extra storage.

Source: Business Insider

09/18/2020

Bill Gates says Elon Musk couldn't be confused with Steve Jobs - Business Insider

"Elon's more of a hands-on engineer; Steve was a genius at design and picking people and marketing."

Source: Business Insider

09/18/2020

Instagram boss slams TikTok ban, calling it bad for the internet - Business Insider

The Trump administration on Friday issued a ban on new downloads and app updates for TikTok and WeChat over national security concerns.

Source: Business Insider

09/18/2020

Trump officials wrote CDC testing guidance against scientific advice: NYT - Business Insider

The CDC previously denied the controversial advisory was the result of political meddling, but new evidence from The New York Times says otherwise.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

Facebook's 'Project Aria' photographs the world with camera glasses - Business Insider

Facebook is giving employees camera glasses and sending them into the world to research privacy for a future where everyone has smartglasses.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

Forget vitamins: Fauci's 3 top tips to keep your immune system strong - Business Insider

"If you really want to keep your immune system working optimally, there are things that you do that are normal things," Fauci said.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

Airline workers have lower rates of COVID-19 than general population - Business Insider

Low infection rates of COVID-19 among airline workers, including flight attendants, suggest that safety measures on planes are working.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

PHOTOS: Trump, Ivana, Puff Daddy hung out with model accuser at US Open - Business Insider

Photos show Trump with Puff Daddy and Ivana Trump in his VIP box at the US Open. Amy Dorris, who says Trump assaulted her in the box, was also there.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

Fauci interview: How to stay healthy, gather safely until summer 2022 - Business Insider

"We may not completely eliminate it," Fauci said of the coronavirus. "But 2022 I think is a pretty good bet" for getting back to a nearly normal life.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

Mercedes unveils 2 new electric semi-trucks to take on Nikola, Tesla - Business Insider

Tesla's semi is delayed and Nikola's is involved in a high-profile legal spat — that could be good news for Mercedes.

Source: Business Insider

09/17/2020

Moderna CEO interview: Coronavirus vaccine results in November - Business Insider

The biotech slowed down its vaccine trials to recruit more diverse volunteers, particularly from the Black community.

Source: Business Insider

09/16/2020

'Take your masks off': mask-less protesters march through Target - Business Insider

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, mask wearing has been elevated from a medical precaution to a cultural statement.

Source: Business Insider

09/16/2020

Twitter took 30 minutes to remove Kanye West's tweet doxxing a top magazine editor - Business Insider

Before the tweet was removed, a Twitter spokesperson told Business Insider the tweet has been "escalated" to the company's moderation for "review."

Source: Business Insider

09/16/2020

Brexit: Four congressmen tell Boris Johnson to abandon Brexit plans - Business Insider

Johnson is under growing pressure from Washington to scrap his plan to rewrite the Northern Ireland protocol.

Source: Business Insider

09/16/2020

Apple: 'Fortnite' interest fading, Epic Games using lawsuit for hype - Business Insider

Apple says Epic Games is using a legal fight over App Store payments to "reinvigorate interest in 'Fortnite.'"

Source: Business Insider

09/16/2020

Spotify has torn into Apple again, this time over the new Apple One subscription bundle - Business Insider

Spotify said regulators should "act urgently to restrict Apple's anti-competitive behavior" after the reveal of Apple One, a subscription bundle.

Source: Business Insider

09/15/2020

Amazon launches first online 'Luxury Store' with Oscar de la Renta - Business Insider

Tuesday's announcement is a big step for the "everything store," which has long sought to tap into the $300 billion global luxury market.

Source: Business Insider

09/15/2020

Red Lobster is adding a Mountain Dew margarita to the menu and people are freaking out - Business Insider

The DEW Garita is rolling out in select restaurants in September and will hit menus across the US by the end of the year.

Source: Business Insider

09/15/2020

Cave bear carcass found in Siberian permafrost with organs, nose intact - Business Insider

Scientists found the cave bear carcass preserved in the Siberian permafrost. Until now, they had only unearthed bear bones.

Source: Business Insider

09/15/2020

'Hi, this is Navalny': Poisoned Putin critic posts photo from hospital - Business Insider

"I still can hardly do anything, but yesterday I was able to breathe on my own for the whole day," wrote Alexei Navalny, a prominent Putin opponent.

Source: Business Insider

09/15/2020

McDonald's is giving away free chicken nuggets. Here's how to get some - Business Insider

McDonald's is giving away free chicken nuggets to celebrate the launch of its Spicy Chicken McNuggets.

Source: Business Insider

09/15/2020

Key impeachment witness Alexander Vindman said he now considers himself a 'Never Trumper' - Business Insider

"In taking a very sober view of where this president is taking this country, ... I am absolutely a 'Never Trumper'," Vindman said.

Source: Business Insider

09/14/2020

Arm cofounder says sale to Nvidia would 'destroy' its business - Business Insider

Arm cofounder wants to stop Nvidia from buying the chip design firm for $40 billion acquisition, citing risks to its business model and customers.

Source: Business Insider

09/14/2020

Millennials are killing the ethnic aisle — and that's a good thing - Business Insider

The definition of "mainstream" in American cuisine is in perpetual motion, and so is the definition of what is outside of it, experts say.

Source: Business Insider

09/14/2020

Impeachment witness Lt. Col. Vindman: Trump is 'useful idiot' for Putin - Business Insider

Vindman is one of several national-security veterans who have suggested that Trump may be compromised by the Russians.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Trump again receives poor marks on US response to the coronavirus - Business Insider

Only 35% of respondents said they approved of Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new poll released by ABC News/Ipsos.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Osterholm: There's a 'really hard road ahead of us' - Business Insider

Osterholm doubled down on Dr. Anthony Fauci's warning that Americans should expect to "hunker down" this fall and winter.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

McDonald's Travis Scott campaign is a brilliant marketing ploy - Business Insider

The deal only uses items already on the McDonald's menu, giving the fast-food chain buzz without adding complexity to its kitchens.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Royal Caribbean Wonder of the Sea world's largest cruise ship under construction - Business Insider

The ship is set to be debuted in 2022 after a delay caused by the pandemic. The 18-deck ship will accommodate 5,000 guests with double occupancy.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Reliable Robotics completes autonomous flight of Cessna aircraft - Business Insider

Pilots on the ground pushed a button and the empty four-seater Cessna 172 aircraft taxied, took off, flew, and landed on its own during a recent test.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Coronavirus symptom range may be explained by bradykinin storm theory - Business Insider

Patients with severe cases may produce too much bradykinin, a chemical that regulates blood pressure.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

SoftBank is close to selling off chipmaker Arm to Nvidia in $40 billion mega-deal - Business Insider

SoftBank negotiated the mega-sale to relieve pressure on its flagging stock price and make up for losses.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Elon Musk says Bill Gates has 'no clue' about electric trucks - Business Insider

Tesla happens to be working on an electric truck, the Tesla Semi. The vehicle is two years behind its original 2019 delivery schedule.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

Elon Musk's Neuralink brain chip could do wonders for animal testing and neuroscience - Business Insider

Elon Musk hosted a live demo from his company Neuralink showing a pig named Gertrude with a computer chip in her brain.

Source: Business Insider

09/13/2020

No one is coming to save the global economy this time - Business Insider

During the financial crisis big developing countries kept global growth alive. Those countries won't save us this time around. No one will.

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09/12/2020

The film 'Cuties' has been met with growing resistance in Washington - Business Insider

The backlash against "Cuties" has spread to Capitol Hill, with a growing number of lawmakers pressuring Netflix to drop the film from distribution.

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09/12/2020

United Airlines sued for staffing NFL charters with young, blond crews - Business Insider

Flight attendants said in a complaint United favors employees "as if decades of laws and policies preventing discrimination ... simply do not exist."

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09/12/2020

'Karen' Halloween masks are selling for $180 online - Business Insider

Artist Jason Adcock told Business Insider that he created the masks because "Karens" are "the real monsters of 2020."

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09/12/2020

Now is the worst time to buy a new Xbox - Business Insider

Thinking of buying an Xbox One? With new Xbox consoles just weeks away that cost the same amount, there's never been a worse time to get an Xbox One.

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09/12/2020

Microsoft Surface Duo: Design and battery life are its best features - Business Insider

Microsoft's Surface Duo is an ambitious but flawed rethinking of the smartphone. Here are the best and worst things about using it.

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09/12/2020

Trump officials sought to alter CDC reports on COVID-19, per leaked emails - Business Insider

Political appointees accused career scientists of undermining President Donald Trump's optimistic messaging on the pandemic.

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09/11/2020

Trump campaign misspells 'Nobel' Peace Prize in fundraising ad - Business Insider

Trump celebrated his second nomination for the award earlier this week on Twitter, reposting several congratulatory tweets from conservatives.

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09/11/2020

Deal of the day: Anker chargers are discounted from Amazon right now - Business Insider

As part of an Amazon deal of the day, Anker chargers including lightning cables and wireless Qi pads are up to 35% off.

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09/11/2020

Chick-fil-A new menu items include a brownie, cold brew, hot coffee - Business Insider

Chick-fil-A is bringing a brownie, Mocha Cream Cold Brew, and a new coffee blend to menus across the US.

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09/11/2020

Epic Games' CEO has secretly played over 1,600 'Fortnite' matches - Business Insider

One of the hundreds of millions of "Fortnite" players is the billionaire CEO who runs the studio that makes the game.

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09/11/2020

Coronavirus cases are now doubling in England every week as the 'R' rate reaches 1.7 - Business Insider

The Imperial College London study suggests people returning to work may have contributed to a spike in cases.

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09/11/2020

How coronavirus symptoms differ from the flu, allergies, and common cold, in one chart - Business Insider

The coronavirus and common cold tend to develop more gradually compared to allergies or seasonal flu.

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09/11/2020

Trump campaign plays song about avoiding Vietnam War at Michigan rally - Business Insider

Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Fortunate Son" played as the president — who avoided military duty by citing bone spurs in his feet — disembarked.

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09/10/2020

Maserati MC20 first look: Maserati's first halo supercar in 16 years - Business Insider

Maserati's MC20 won't be quite as exclusive or expensive as the 2004 MC12. But the new car is just as powerful — and with half the cylinders.

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09/10/2020

Amazon holding virtual job fair to hire 33,000 new employees - Business Insider

Last year's career day brought in 200,000 job applications to the e-commerce giant.

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09/10/2020

Brexit: Democrats warn Boris Johnson he risks wrecking US trade deal - Business Insider

Senior Democrats lined up to criticise the UK government's plans to break their international treaty with the EU.

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09/10/2020

Edward Snowden comments on Amazon for hiring ex-NSA chief Keith Alexander - Business Insider

Edward Snowden said Keith Alexander was, "personally responsible for the unlawful mass surveillance programs that caused a global scandal."

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09/09/2020

Half of Bergamo's COVID-19 patients haven't recovered - Business Insider

Out of 750 people examined, about 30% had breathing troubles and lung scarring, another 30% had blood clotting and inflammation issues.

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09/09/2020

Apple designs face mask with 'unique' look for retail employees - Business Insider

The mask will have a "unique look," including "large coverings for the wearer's nose and chin," and "adjustable strings," according to Bloomberg.

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09/09/2020

San Francisco's sky is orange because of wildfire smoke - Business Insider

San Francisco residents took to social media to share the sky, comparing it to the film "Blade Runner."

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09/09/2020

Jim Mattis reportedly slept in his clothes to be ready for North Korea's missile launches - Business Insider

Mattis, who quit after Trump pulled out of Syria, said he was "directed to do something that I thought went beyond stupid to felony stupid," the book says.

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09/09/2020

Zuckerberg: Trump is 'exactly the same in person as you'd expect' - Business Insider

After a meeting in 2019, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg described the president as "exactly the same in person as you'd expect him to be."

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09/09/2020

Video: SD governor dismisses Sturgis COVID outbreak as 'napkin math' - Business Insider

SD Gov. Kristi Noem did not mandate masks at the rally in her state. A new study connects it to more than 260,000 COVID-19 cases.

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09/09/2020

Apple takes wraps off floating glass store to reveal glowing glass orb - Business Insider

Apple's floating store is made out of 114 pieces of glass and features a 360-degree view of Singapore.

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09/09/2020

Louis Vuitton owner LVMH pulls out of its $16 billion takeover of Tiffany & Co. - Business Insider

As LVMH pulled out of the takeover, Tiffany said it was taking legal action to try to force through the deal.

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09/09/2020

Mark Zuckerberg said Apple 'deserves scrutiny' over App Store rules - Business Insider

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Apple had "unilateral control" over what gets onto people's phones, which raises questions around competition.

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09/08/2020

Donald Trump fell 77 places in the Forbes 400 in 2020 - Business Insider

The Manhattan towers that make up the bulk of President Trump's net worth are depreciating as the coronavirus pandemic upends the real estate market.

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09/08/2020

How children's coronavirus symptoms compare with those of the flu - Business Insider

Experts say it's still hard to tell the difference between children with coronavirus and those with flu based only on symptoms like fever and vomiting

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09/08/2020

Trump's TikTok war will have a lasting impact on US-China tech trade: experts - Business Insider

Experts and analysts told Business Insider that the tense state of affairs between the US and China seems unlikely to deescalate any time soon.

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09/08/2020

Trump campaign squandered cash advantage over Biden: NYT - Business Insider

Some of the campaign's expenditures have been puzzling, with millions spent on ads with little electoral impact in a seeming bid to please Trump.

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09/08/2020

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines' futuristic flying wing takes first flight - Business Insider

Flying wing aircraft have long been the domain of the military but airlines and aircraft manufacturers are turning to them for the future of flight.

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09/07/2020

Shoppers call for Hobby Lobby boycott over pro-Trump display - Business Insider

Hobby Lobby is once again in hot water thanks to a now-viral photo of decorative letters at a store that were arranged to read "USA Vote Trump."

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09/07/2020

New York will test more corpses for COVID-19 and the flu - Business Insider

New regulations require that the bodies of those who died with a respiratory illness, but weren't diagnosed, be tested for COVID-19 or the flu.

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09/07/2020

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie defends Trump's McCain, military insults - Business Insider

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie responded to an Atlantic report that claimed Trump called American war dead "losers" in 2018.

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09/07/2020

Unemployed in New Jersey: An HR administrator shares her story - Business Insider

"In April, the termination notices came to HR, and I was shocked to see a letter in the pile with my name on it."

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09/07/2020

Otto Aviation Celera 500L completes 31 flights; 4,500 mile range - Business Insider

Otto Aviation's Celera 500L aims to make private aviation cheaper with far cheaper operating costs than a private jet.

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09/07/2020

Unemployed in South Dakota: A marketing manager shares her story - Business Insider

"I see a lot of LinkedIn job postings with more than 250 applicants. And you have to think: Is it worth it?"

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09/07/2020

Neuralink and Woke Studios AI chip implantation robot - Business Insider

Musk founded the neural tech company in 2016, and says the chip will enable a "symbiosis" between the human brain and AI.

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09/07/2020

Apple iPhone 12 release date, new Apple Watches expected at event - Business Insider

Apple is expected to hold its annual iPhone launch event this month, where it will likely unveil the iPhone 12, the Apple Watch Series 6, and more.

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09/07/2020

Boris Johnson plans to tear up his Brexit deal with the EU - Business Insider

The prime minister plans to use legislation to effectively overwrite the UK's Brexit deal with the EU, according to a report.

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09/07/2020

Trump admires Putin because he runs Russia like a company: Cohen book - Business Insider

Michael Cohen's new book "Disloyal: A Memoir" claims that Trump is mesmerized by Putin's riches and how he runs Russia like a personal corporation.

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09/06/2020

Tesla's cars are too expensive, and Elon Musk knows it - Business Insider

To survive, Tesla had to charge a lot for its vehicles — that runs counter to Musk's master plan to kill off the internal-combustion engine.

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09/06/2020

Cohen: Trump hired Obama lookalike to humiliate in video - Business Insider

According to the book by Trump's former fixer, Trump denigrated Black leaders, including South Africa's Nelson Mandela.

Source: Business Insider

09/05/2020

US drugmakers to issue joint pledge to make a safe coronavirus vaccine - Business Insider

On Friday, President Trump said a vaccine would probably be available for distribution next month — despite experts saying it could take until 2021.

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09/05/2020

Maine wedding led to coronavirus outbreak in jail and nursing homes - Business Insider

The pastor who officiated the wedding said people should have the freedom to not wear a face mask at a sermon that was held on August 30.

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09/05/2020

Trump blasts John Kelly after reports of rude remark at Arlington - Business Insider

Trump reportedly turned to Kelly during a 2017 visit to the Arlington National Cemetery and said: "I don't get it. What was in it for them?"

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09/05/2020

7 charts outlining what happened in August jobs report, what's ahead - Business Insider

"Progress is clearly being made but there are still 11.5 million people who are out of a job," said BofA economist Michelle Meyer.

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09/05/2020

52% of young adults are living with their parents: Pew Research Center - Business Insider

That's more than the share of 18- to 29-year-olds who lived with their parents during the Great Depression.

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09/05/2020

Volkswagen shows off upcoming ID.4 electric SUV's interior - Business Insider

The interior on the new Volkswagen ID.4 EV is conservative, sure, but that isn't necessarily a bad thing.

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09/05/2020

Rocket Lab launches Photon satellite designed for moon missions - Business Insider

This first launch is just a demo, but NASA has already contracted a Photon spacecraft to fly a moon mission in 2021.

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09/04/2020

Musk, Bezos, Gates, and Zuckerberg lost tens of billions this week - Business Insider

The 10 wealthiest tech billionaires saw their net worths drop by billions amid a wider tech-stock sell-off that ended an 11-day rally.

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09/04/2020

Space travel leads to new motor skills, blurred vision: study - Business Insider

Researchers discovered minor changes in Russian cosmonauts' brains that suggested the men were more dexterous but had slightly weaker vision.

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09/04/2020

Trump decides to keep funding US military paper Stars and Stripes - Business Insider

"It will continue to be a wonderful source of information to our Great Military!" the president tweeted.

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09/04/2020

Tesla's Elon Musk met with Volkswagen chairman and test-drove VW ID.3 - Business Insider

Musk also toured Tesla's under-construction factory and met with Germany's economic minister, according to reports.

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09/04/2020

Steroids may help seriously ill COVID-19 patients survive: studies - Business Insider

Research published this week shows steroids may be the most effective drugs for serious cases of coronavirus so far. They're cheaper than remdesivir.

Source: Business Insider

09/04/2020

Amazon to hire 10,000 workers in Bellevue, near Seattle headquarters - Business Insider

The e-commerce giant has been growing corporate centers outside of Seattle in recent years. A new tax passed in July likely helped accelerate that.

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09/04/2020

Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept debut: Info, photos, price, and sale dates - Business Insider

There are seven interior screens. Seven. Including one just for the front passenger and three in the second row.

Source: Business Insider

09/04/2020

Apple postpones iOS 14 privacy update following Facebook uproar - Business Insider

The update was scheduled to be part of iOS 14 which is expected to roll out this month, but will now be pushed to next year.

Source: Business Insider

09/04/2020

Trump falsely claimed he never called John McCain a 'loser' - Business Insider

President Donald Trump denied a report from The Atlantic that said he called Sen. John McCain and President George H.W. Bush losers.

Source: Business Insider

09/03/2020

SpaceX: Starlink satellite tests show internet speeds of 100 mbps - Business Insider

SpaceX's private beta tests are revealing Starlink satellite internet to be quite fast, according to the company.

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09/03/2020

'Nobody wants to see that': Trump didn't want amputees at parade - Business Insider

President Donald Trump is said to have believed that the presence of amputees at a military parade would make spectators uncomfortable.

Source: Business Insider

09/03/2020

All the new Super Mario games coming to the Nintendo Switch - Business Insider

"Super Mario 64," "Super Mario Sunshine," and "Super Mario Galaxy" are among several classic games getting updated for the Nintendo Switch.

Source: Business Insider

09/03/2020

American Airlines launches new leisure routes; Mexico, Arizona, Miami - Business Insider

American's route expansion sees new routes to leisure destinations like Mexico, Arizona, Texas, and Florida as US citizens shift their travel trends.

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09/03/2020

Trump's press secretary won't blame Russia for Navalny poisoning - Business Insider

Other world leaders have explicitly demanded an explanation from the Russian government for Navalny's poisoning.

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09/03/2020

McDonald's partners with Travis Scott in Cactus Jack deal - Business Insider

McDonald's is adding a Travis Scott meal to the menu. Employees at the fast-food chain will also get custom Cactus Jack T-shirts.

Source: Business Insider

09/03/2020

Burger King unveils restaurant design with cubbies, lofted kitchens - Business Insider

The chain joins Chipotle, Shake Shack, and Panera in announcing a pivot to pickup options.

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09/03/2020

Coronavirus spread through bathroom drains in Chinese high-rise - Business Insider

Under certain conditions, aerosols from feces could travel upward through an apartment building after a person flushes a toilet.

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09/03/2020

China has successfully kneecapped Trump's TikTok ban as sale talks hit a speed bump - Business Insider

New restrictions imposed by China mean TikTok would have to get permission to include its video recommendation algorithms in any deal.

Source: Business Insider

09/03/2020

Jeff Bezos' ex-wife MacKenzie Scott is the world's richest woman - Business Insider

Bloomberg's Billionaire Index placed Scott as the world's 12th-richest person overall with a net worth of $68 billion.

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09/02/2020

NASA successfully test-fired the most powerful rocket booster ever - Business Insider

NASA hopes to fly the full Space Launch System in 2021, then send astronauts to the moon in 2024 as part of its Artemis program.

Source: Business Insider

09/02/2020

3 charts show what people worldwide think about COVID-19 vaccines - Business Insider

Even if a vaccine does become available, people must be willing to get the shot for the pandemic to end, scientists say.

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09/02/2020

Amazon's invite-only grocery store revealed in exclusive photos - Business Insider

We got an exclusive look inside Amazon's new grocery store from one of the few customers allowed inside until the location opens to the public.

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09/02/2020

NASA's new patent for moon travel may help solve dark cosmic mysteries - Business Insider

NASA patenting a new route to lunar orbit assures that path will remain open to any spacecraft capable of making the trip.

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09/02/2020

Making of 'Fall Guys': How UK studio Mediatonic created the smash hit - Business Insider

Mediatonic is the independent UK studio behind "Fall Guys." In 2016 it had to rethink its future after project cancellations — now it has a smash hit.

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09/01/2020

Why pursuing herd immunity is a deadly non-strategy - Business Insider

If the US were to fully pursue herd immunity without a vaccine, the coronavirus could kill 2 million people nationwide.

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09/01/2020

1.3 million federal workers will have payroll taxes deferred under Trump directive - Business Insider

The move will cause them to bring home smaller paychecks as the government doubles its payroll-tax withholding early next year to recoup money owed.

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09/01/2020

Amazon drivers hang phones in trees to compete for new orders - Business Insider

The phones' proximity to the stores and Amazon delivery stations gives drivers first dibs on more orders — and money — in a struggling gig economy.

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08/31/2020

Jacob Blake's father refutes Trump's account of trying to call family - Business Insider

The family lawyer later said the president reached out to Jacob Blake's mother's pastor and declined to have a call if their legal team monitored it.

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08/31/2020

New Tesla video shows Model 3 cars being made inside its China factory - Business Insider

Tesla unveiled a video on Monday showcasing its new Gigafactory located in Shanghai. Tesla's Model 3 vehicle is being produced there.

Source: Business Insider

08/31/2020

CVS told staff to hide worker COVID-19 cases from patients - Business Insider

A CVS technician said a district leader threatened to fire staff if they told patients their medications were filled by a COVID-19-positive worker.

Source: Business Insider

08/31/2020

McDonald's fired head of HR faces renewed scrutiny - Business Insider

McDonald's former head of HR David Fairhurst is facing renewed scrutiny as McDonald's sues ex-CEO Steve Easterbrook.

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08/31/2020

Apple Watch watchOS 7 update: Best new features coming to Apple Watch - Business Insider

The Apple Watch is getting a bunch of new features this fall, including sleep tracking and more workout types. Here's a look at the biggest additions.

Source: Business Insider

08/31/2020

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers asks Trump to 'reconsider' visit to Kenosha - Business Insider

The White House said Trump still intends on going, citing the "the outreach of individuals from Kenosha who have welcomed the President's visit."

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08/30/2020

SpaceX may attempt 3 rocket launches on Sunday - Business Insider

SpaceX, Elon Musk's aerospace company, has scheduled two back-to-back Falcon 9 launches in Florida, just nine hours apart.

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08/29/2020

What the CDC report means for camps, schools, and colleges - Business Insider

Not every camp will have the infrastructure and resources in place to pull off what occurred in Maine. But colleges and schools should listen up.

Source: Business Insider

08/29/2020

Private jet companies triple-dipped CARES Act bailout funds — legally - Business Insider

Private jet companies received $666 million in CARES Act funds, carrying the industry through the start of the pandemic. Now, business is booming.

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08/29/2020

Testing poop in wastewater stopped COVID-19 outbreak at U. of Arizona - Business Insider

Researchers at the University of Arizona say they may have prevented an outbreak of COVID-19 using wastewater-based epidemiology.

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08/29/2020

Trump's sister derides Ivanka as 'mini-Donald' in new audio recording - Business Insider

The comments were made in a series of recorded conversations with President Trump's niece, Mary Trump.

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08/29/2020

California Gov. has a new plan for reopening businesses in the state - Business Insider

"We're going to be more stubborn this time. This is a stringent, but we believe more steady, approach," Newsom said.

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08/29/2020

Study: Researchers identify COVID-19 reinfection case in Nevada - Business Insider

The first possible case of coronavirus reinfection in the US was reported this week in Nevada after a man tested positive for COVID a second time.

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08/29/2020

Amazon Halo wearable claims to judge emotional state from your voice — experts are skept... - Business Insider

AI experts told Business Insider they doubt Amazon Halo's algorithm is capable of accurately interpreting the emotion in someone's voice.

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08/28/2020

Fitbit has one big advantage that Apple can't match when it comes to sleep tracking - Business Insider

The Apple Watch can finally track your sleep, but its relatively short battery life compared to Fitbit means you may have to make some trade-offs.

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08/28/2020

Nutanix shares soar on Bain Capital investment, CEO is set to retire - Business Insider

Nutanix CEO and co-founder Dheeraj Pandey is stepping down after leading the cloud giant for a decade.

Source: Business Insider

08/28/2020

10 red wines and food pairings to try for National Red Wine Day - Business Insider

Pair a Malbec with Argentinian-style chimichurri steak, or a Merlot, Malbec, and Cabernet blend with a creamy mushroom risotto.

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08/28/2020

Ivanka Trump White House Lego replica story resembles one she told earlier - Business Insider

Andrea Bernstein, a reporter who wrote a book about the Trumps, said the story she told at the RNC Thursday was plagiarized from "The Art of the Deal."

Source: Business Insider

08/28/2020

Paris gets mask mandate following surge in COVID-19 cases - Business Insider

To address the net increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in France, Prime Minister Castex imposed a compulsory mask mandate for Parisians.

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08/27/2020

Coronavirus: Women develop more robust T-cell immune response than men - Business Insider

T cells play a critical role in our bodies' immune response against the coronavirus. Women may mount a faster, stronger T-cell response than men.

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08/27/2020

Amazon protesters set up guillotine outside Jeff Bezos' home - Business Insider

The protest came the day after Bezos' net worth exceeded $200 billion for the first time, making him one of the richest people in history.

Source: Business Insider

08/27/2020

More than 225 Gap and Banana Republic stores will close this year - Business Insider

Gap Inc. is closing more Gap and Banana Republic stores this year than it had originally planned.

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08/27/2020

Republicans and Democrats join forces to condemn Russian 'aggression' - Business Insider

"This is likely to continue until the Russians see that this incurs more costs than benefits for them."

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08/27/2020

China fires reported ship-killer missiles into South China Sea - Business Insider

China launched four medium-range missiles into the South China Sea. The next day, a US Navy destroyer patrolled near islands China claims.

Source: Business Insider

08/27/2020

Sony PlayStation 5 available through pre-order lottery - Business Insider

This holiday, Sony plans to launch the PlayStation 5 — but it may be harder to find than previous PlayStation console launches.

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08/27/2020

Starlink's early results are unlikely win to SpaceX any FCC subsidies - Business Insider

Telecommunications experts said that Elon Musk's aerospace company will struggle to win $16 billion the regulator is reverse-auctioning in October.

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08/27/2020

Elon Musk is now worth $100 billion, half of Jeff Bezos - Business Insider

The Tesla billionaire Elon Musk's net worth has officially surpassed $100 billion following a rallying of Tesla shares, Bloomberg reported Wednesday.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth passes $200 billion - Business Insider

Bezos is now worth the equivalent of 1% of all US GDP as a surge in online sales has sent Amazon's stock soaring during the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Wendy's mocks McDonald's new spicy chicken nuggets on Twitter - Business Insider

"You don't just step into spicy nuggets territory and not expect this," Wendy's said on Twitter.

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08/26/2020

Business Insider's biggest advertising and media stories for August 27 - Business Insider

Here are the top media and advertising stories from Business Insider for August 27.

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08/26/2020

CDC: How Maine overnight camps prevented coronavirus transmission - Business Insider

The camps employed a multilayered plan that included early identification and isolation, quarantining, cohorting, masking, and physical distancing.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Four coronavirus reinfection cases reported in the Netherlands - Business Insider

Four more coronavirus reinfection cases have been confirmed in the Netherlands, just days after a first reinfection case was announced in Hong Kong.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Elon Musk now has another lavish Gulfstream private jet in his arsenal - Business Insider

Gulfstream private jets are one of the most popular choices for the world's ultra-wealthy, and Elon Musk is known for putting in plenty of miles.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Stock market record highs despite bad economy actually makes sense - Business Insider

The economy still doesn't look great, but the stock market is hitting record highs. There's actually a good reason for that stocks are rising.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Dick's dominates pandemic shopping wars by luring new customers - Business Insider

Dick's Sporting Goods' same-store sales jumped 20.7%, even with about 15% of its stores closed during the second quarter.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

Elon Musk announces Neuralink live tech demo of 'working device' - Business Insider

Musk said in May Neuralink could begin human testing within a year, although experts have questioned this timeline.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2020

A February conference in Boston may have caused thousands of COVID-19 cases - Business Insider

"We're not trying to point fingers," Bronwyn MacInnis said. "Some [viral] introductions fizzle out, others light fires."

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

The best tech deals from Amazon's 2-week Samsung sale - Business Insider

The "Samsung Week" deals promotion includes discounts on a variety of tech products. The Amazon sale is set to run through September 6.

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

NASA picks astronaut Jeanette Epps for Boeing mission to space station - Business Insider

NASA dropped Epps from a mission in 2018 without explanation. Now she's poised to become the first Black person to live and work aboard the ISS.

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

Americans failing drug tests hits 16-year high, new testing data shows - Business Insider

Marijuana could be legal in up to 40 states this year. Activist organizations oppose many at-work tests especially in non-safety-sensitive industries.

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

A regional supermarket chain just filed for bankruptcy despite surging grocery sales - Business Insider

The owner of Kings Food Markets and Balducci's, said the pandemic has boosted grocery sales but they "will not persist indefinitely."

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

2 new coronavirus reinfection cases: Belgium, Netherlands, Hong Kong - Business Insider

Reports of people getting the coronavirus a second time are starting to trickle in. Still, their immune systems seem to have learned from being sick.

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

6 days after reopening, University of Alabama has 500+ COVID-19 cases - Business Insider

Since the first day of class on August 19, the University of Alabama campuses reported 566 total cases for students, faculty, and staff.

Source: Business Insider

08/25/2020

Facebook to sue Thai government over censorship demand: report - Business Insider

Facebook blocked Thai users from accessing the group, which has one million users and has criticized the country's king amid pro-democracy protests.

Source: Business Insider

08/24/2020

Snowflake, the hot $12.4 billion cloud startup, files to go public - Business Insider

Snowflake, the hot $12.4 billion startup, emerged as a dominant player in the fast-growing cloud data warehousing market. It just filed to go public.

Source: Business Insider

08/24/2020

EPA clears American Airlines to use new disinfectant for COVID-19 - Business Insider

The EPA issued an emergency authorization for American Airlines to use a new anti-microbial spray which is reportedly effective for a full week.

Source: Business Insider

08/24/2020

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy admits he doesn't know how much it costs to mail a postcard - Business Insider

DeJoy, who never worked at the US Postal Service before becoming its leader, lacked knowledge of basic postage prices while testifying before Congress.

Source: Business Insider

08/24/2020

7 coronavirus mask myths you should stop believing now - Business Insider

Wearing a mask is proven by evidence to reduce the risk of coronavirus, despite common myths and misinformation that it is unsafe or ineffective.

Source: Business Insider

08/24/2020

US judge places hold on Trump campaign lawsuit over Pennsylvania mail-in ballot boxes - Business Insider

The judge, a Trump appointee, said he would "apply the brakes" to the lawsuit over Pennsylvania's use of drop boxes to collect mail-in ballots.

Source: Business Insider

08/23/2020

Microsoft Xbox leader joins 'Fortnite'-maker Epic's suit against Apple - Business Insider

A longtime Xbox leader at Microsoft made the case against Apple in an official letter submitted to the court on Sunday.

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08/23/2020

The pandemic is making Amazon, Walmart, and Target even more powerful - Business Insider

Amazon, Walmart, and Target are thriving while dozens of other retailers are closing stores and filing for bankruptcy.

Source: Business Insider

08/23/2020

Samsung designed a super-rugged tactical smartphone for military use — take a look - Business Insider

Samsung's rugged phone uses an Android operating system and can integrate with radios, drone feeds, and GPS.

Source: Business Insider

08/23/2020

Global warming: 28 trillion tonnes of ice lost since 1994, study finds - Business Insider

The melting glaciers and ice sheets could cause sea levels to rise dramatically, possibly reaching a meter (3 feet) by the end of the century.

Source: Business Insider

08/23/2020

Lamborghini and Xiaomi create the Ninebot GoKart Pro Lamborghini Edition - Business Insider

The go-kart also has four speakers that can either play music or audio that mimics the sound of a real Lamborghini engine.

Source: Business Insider

08/23/2020

Porsche 911 buyer's guide: versions, spec, price, info - Business Insider

If you've ever felt confused or overwhelmed by Porsche's huge 911 lineup, this guide can help you out.

Source: Business Insider

08/23/2020

Mercedes G63 limo is a $1.2 million bulletproof living room on wheels - Business Insider

The massive stretched Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen has two plush seats, a pop-up TV, and can withstand a blast from two grenades.

Source: Business Insider

08/22/2020

What is Prop 22? How California voters will decide Uber, Lyft's future - Business Insider

Californians will soon vote on Proposition 22, which could give Uber and Lyft exactly what they want — an escape from paying drivers as employees.

Source: Business Insider

08/22/2020

Video unveils Melania Trump's renovations to the White House Rose Garden - Business Insider

The White House on Saturday unveiled changes to the Rose Garden spearheaded by first lady Melania Trump, which were first announced in July.

Source: Business Insider

08/22/2020

Long-lasting coronavirus cases resemble chronic fatigue syndrome - Business Insider

More research into the similarities between the coronavirus' lasting consequences and chronic fatigue could be critical for patients.

Source: Business Insider

08/22/2020

The coronavirus pandemic could be over within the next two years, WHO chief hopes - Business Insider

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus' comments come as a number of countries are seeing a renewed COVID-19 spike in infections.

Source: Business Insider

08/22/2020

Apple, 'Fortnite' feud shows holes in iPhone-maker's antitrust defense - Business Insider

Apple's efforts to prove that the App Store is a fair and level playing field doesn't seem to be working.

Source: Business Insider

08/22/2020

Tech execs are donating millions to get psychedelics FDA-approved - Business Insider

From Steve Jobs to the founder of GoDaddy, the tech industry's elites have long had ties to the psychedelics movement.

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

Chrissy Teigen, John Legend list Beverly Hills home for $24M: photos - Business Insider

Before Chrissy and John bought it, the home once belonged to Rihanna, who wasn't a fan of it. She sued the person who sold it to her after it leaked.

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

Coronavirus symptoms: Cases start with fever, diarrhea a warning sign - Business Insider

Coronavirus patients usually start out with a fever and don't develop gastrointestinal issues until later.

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

Apple AirPods vs Samsung Galaxy Buds Live vs Google Pixel Buds - Business Insider

Samsung's Galaxy Buds Live have the best battery life, and Google's Pixel Buds have sweat resistance for workouts. Apple AirPods ... work with Siri?

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

Amazon adds 1st Black woman, Alicia Boler Davis, to Jeff Bezos' S-team - Business Insider

Short for senior team, the S-team has consisted of 22 leaders besides Jeff Bezos spread across different aspects of Amazon's business.

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

9 top items Americans bought with stimulus money at Target and Walmart - Business Insider

"We certainly hope there's a second round of stimulus for small businesses and American consumers," Target CEO Brian Cornell told investors this week.

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

Trump administration furious with Europe refusal to back US over Iran - Business Insider

The UK, France, and Germany said the US could not trigger the reimposition of UN sanctions on Iran, prompting fury in Washington.

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

Sweden epidemiologist refuses to recommend face masks - Business Insider

Chief epidemiologist Anders Tegnel told the Financial Times: "It is very dangerous to believe face masks would change the game when it comes to COVID-19."

Source: Business Insider

08/21/2020

More people are getting at-home medical care during COVID-19 pandemic - Business Insider

"I would recommend it in a heartbeat for anybody to be able to stay at home," William Merry, who received at-home care for pneumonia told the AP.

Source: Business Insider

08/20/2020

Weak spot in Earth's magnetic field is growing, may harm satellites - Business Insider

Earth's magnetic field is weakening. NASA is monitoring one particular weak spot over the Atlantic, which can cause damage to satellites as they pass.

Source: Business Insider

08/20/2020

Target and Aldi recall bagged peaches linked to 68 salmonella cases across 9 US states - Business Insider

The FDA is still investigating the source of the outbreak, and the possibility that contaminated peaches were shipped to other retailers.

Source: Business Insider

08/20/2020

Chinese Tesla rival Nio will sell cars, lease their batteries - Business Insider

Nio's cars still aren't cheap, at about $40,000 with no battery. But offering the batteries as a subscription will lower the initial purchase price.

Source: Business Insider

08/20/2020

Tesla dating app created for owners are obsessed with Elon Musk - Business Insider

A dating app for Tesla owners is in the works, connecting those who are obsessed with their electric vehicles and Elon Musk.

Source: Business Insider

08/20/2020

Are hiccups a symptom of COVID-19? It's possible, but not well studied - Business Insider

Experts say there's a plausible connection between hiccups and COVID-19. But the link is still tenuous.

Source: Business Insider

08/20/2020

Louis DeJoy will do PSA in support of mail-in voting ahead of election - Business Insider

Louis DeJoy is the Trump appointee who had been under scrutiny for actions he's taken at the US Postal Service in recent weeks.

Source: Business Insider

08/19/2020

Supernova exploding star may have triggered a mass extinction on Earth - Business Insider

Were you to look up in the sky roughly 2 million years ago you would have seen a star die in a spectacular blaze of glory.

Source: ScienceAlert

08/19/2020

Former official: Trump floated trading Puerto Rico for Greenland - Business Insider

"He actually said ... could we swap Puerto Rico for Greenland because, in his words, Puerto Rico was 'dirty' and 'the people were poor.'"

Source: Business Insider

08/19/2020

iPhones with 'Fortnite' are being resold for thousands - Business Insider

Apple yanked "Fortnite" from the App Store late last week. Now, resellers are charging thousands for iPhones with "Fortnite" pre-installed on eBay.

Source: Business Insider

08/19/2020

How coronavirus-caused loss of taste, smell differs from a common cold - Business Insider

A small study found that smell loss due to COVID-19 is likely related to the nervous system. Smell loss from a cold is due to nasal-passage blockages.

Source: Business Insider

08/18/2020

New Trump ad on Biden cognitive decline dominates YouTube and Fox News - Business Insider

The Trump campaign ad uses clips of Biden stuttering or losing his train of thought. The video — on YouTube's homepage — has nearly 2 million views.

Source: Business Insider

08/18/2020

People who get coronavirus develop long-term immunity via T cells: study - Business Insider

Research shows that all COVID-19 patients — including those with asymptomatic or mild cases — develop T cells that can fight the virus if it returns.

Source: Business Insider

08/18/2020

Facebook login will be required for Oculus VR devices - Business Insider

If existing users don't want to merge their Oculus and Facebook accounts, they have until January 2023 to use it before support is cut off.

Source: Business Insider

08/18/2020

John Bolton: Trump must tell Putin to stay out of Belarus - Business Insider

There is growing concern in the West that Russia might intervene in Belarus to support under-fire president Alexander Lukashenko.

Source: Business Insider

08/18/2020

WHO: Coronavirus being transmitted by young asymptomatic people - Business Insider

"People in their 20s, 30s, and 40s are increasingly driving the spread. Many are unaware they are infected," a WHO official said.

Source: Business Insider

08/18/2020

Panasonic tiny DIY customizable cubicle for working from home - Business Insider

The partition and desk come in different colors to blend into the decor, and will go on sale in September in Japan for $835.

Source: Business Insider

08/17/2020

A car-sized asteroid called 2020 QG nearly hit Earth on Sunday - Business Insider

The asteroid, known as 2020 GQ or ZTF0DxQ, flew so close to Earth that it's now the closest known encounter that didn't hit our planet.

Source: Business Insider

08/17/2020

'Fortnite' maker Epic asks for restraining order in Apple case - Business Insider

In response to Apple pulling "Fortnite" from the App Store last week, the game's maker just filed for a restraining order to get it back online.

Source: Business Insider

08/17/2020

Former top-ranking Trump DHS official endorses Biden for president - Business Insider

"What we saw week in and week out, for me, after two and a half years in that administration, was terrifying," the former Trump official said.

Source: Business Insider

08/17/2020

The 20 best WhatsApp tips and tricks for using the app - Business Insider

You can streamline your use of WhatsApp with these 20 tips and tricks for getting the most out of the platform.

Source: Business Insider

08/17/2020

When will I get a coronavirus vaccine: Operation Warp Speed timeline - Business Insider

US officials aim to begin distributing a vaccine by year's end, a process that will take about three months to reach most Americans.

Source: Business Insider

08/17/2020

GcMAF advocate Amanda Jewell returned to Facebook despite ban - Business Insider

Amanda Mary Jewell, who promotes the GcMAF as a cure for cancer and autism, got around a ban from October 2019 by using a pseudonym.

Source: Business Insider

08/16/2020

Former Apple designer BJ Siegel's tiny home design Alchemy Architects - Business Insider

The weeHouse is larger than a typical tiny home, but is prefabricated and modular the way many tiny homes are.

Source: Business Insider

08/16/2020

Voting in this election is turning into a slow-motion tragedy - Business Insider

We knew at the start of the pandemic that voting was in trouble. Now Trump's refusing to fund the post office to stop universal mail-in voting.

Source: Business Insider

08/16/2020

Today's National Rum Day — here are 15 tropical rum cocktails you can make at home - Business Insider

You can recreate a beach resort from your kitchen with these tropical rum cocktails — no travel necessary.

Source: Business Insider

08/16/2020

Greenland's melting ice sheet has 'passed the point of no return' - Business Insider

Rising temperatures have driven Greenland's glaciers past a critical tipping point, where snowfall can no longer replenish melting ice.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

How to log out of Tidal and deauthorize devices through the website or mobile app - Business Insider

You can log out of your Tidal account from your computer's browser by clicking your account name or through the mobile app's settings icon.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

Next NASA, SpaceX astronaut flight to launch no earlier than October - Business Insider

NASA and SpaceX have announced that their Crew-1 mission will not launch before October in order to accommodate other astronauts.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

Critics question if Sweden's hands-off coronavirus strategy went wrong - Business Insider

Sweden chose not to lock down after the coronavirus pandemic hit, and suffered many more deaths than its neighbors Denmark and Norway.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

FAT Brands newest acquisition Johnny Rockets: a history in photos: - Business Insider

How a fashion retailer turned nostalgia for his favorite childhood malt shop into an international phenomenon.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

NASA Mars orbiter's best images 15 years after leaving Earth - Business Insider

The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has taken nearly 7 million images of the red planet over the last 15 years. Here are some of the best.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

10 things in tech you need to know today - Business Insider

Apple walks into Fortnite trap. Apple prepares to bundle. Epic Games sues Google.

Source: Business Insider

08/14/2020

Worst public health crisis ahead if COVID-19 rages on, CDC warns - Business Insider

"I'm asking you to do four simple things: wear a mask, social distance, wash your hands, and be smart about crowds," CDC Director Robert Redfield said

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

REI to sell brand-new Seattle HQ as outdoor giant weathers pandemic - Business Insider

The outdoor retailer is leaning into remote work and sees the sale as a means of stabilizing the company from Covid-19 impacts on business.

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

Inside Santa Barbara County, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's new home - Business Insider

Despite being one of the wealthiest places to live in the US, Meghan and Harry's new homebase Santa Barbara is more laidback and reclusive than LA.

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

Vocal critics of the US pandemic response are emerging: central bankers - Business Insider

On Wednesday alone, 3 regional Federal Reserve presidents said the poor federal response to the coronavirus pandemic is hurting the economic recovery.

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

Customers allegedly attacked a Chili's hostess over coronavirus policy - Business Insider

"I had blood rushing everywhere," Kelsy Wallace told a local Baton Rogue news station WBRZ, describing the restaurant attack.

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

Dunkin', Starbucks kick off Pumpkin Spice season early in 2020 - Business Insider

Pumpkin Spice season is starting earlier than ever in 2020, as Americans seek comfort in a challenging and uncertain 2020.

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

Foxconn CEO: China no longer 'world's factory' due to Trump trade war - Business Insider

Foxconn's CEO told Bloomberg that device makers are moving production lines out of China as a result of trade tensions between the US and China.

Source: Business Insider

08/13/2020

At least 800 people died due to coronavirus misinformation in 3 months - Business Insider

Almost 6,000 people were hospitalized and at least 800 died because of coronavirus misinformation, a new study found.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

Vaping teens, young adults are 5-7 times more likely to get COVID-19 - Business Insider

Health experts warned that vaping could leave lungs susceptible to severe COVID-19 infection. Now they have the data to show it.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

Expired N95 masks may block coronavirus as efficiently as new ones - Business Insider

A new study found that even gently used and expired N95 masks block more than 95% of coronavirus-sized particles.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

Trump administration cuts unemployment-benefit boost to $300 after state backlash - Business Insider

Unemployed people will see a 50% reduction from the $600 federal unemployment benefit that expired at the end of July.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

Instagram facing $500 billion in fines in facial recognition lawsuit - Business Insider

Last month, Facebook offered $650 million to settle a similar lawsuit claiming it collected biometric data without users' consent.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

Soulcycle fired an exec 32 days after she gave birth. Now she's suing. - Business Insider

A SoulCycle employee who was responsible for overseeing almost 400 instructors alleged that she was discriminated against for being pregnant.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

Coronavirus antibody levels same in Stockholm and London, study shows - Business Insider

Coronavirus infection levels in both London and Stockholm were 17%, a study says, despite the UK and Sweden's very different responses to COVID-19.

Source: Business Insider

08/12/2020

COVID-19 is engulfing prisons and it shows how herd immunity may be messy - Business Insider

The US coronavirus death rate is around 49.5 out of 100,000 people. The death rate at San Quentin is about 767 people out of every 100,000 people.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

Dwarf planet between Mars and Jupiter has ocean, could host life, NASA finds - Business Insider

"Ceres is the latest evidence that our solar system is filled with ancient habitable environments," NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

TikTok collected user data in violation of Google policies: report - Business Insider

The report follows President Trump's executive order seeking to ban TikTok's parent company from operating in the US over national security concerns.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

Southwest boots family whose 3-year-old with autism wouldn't wear mask - Business Insider

A Texas family had to get off a Southwest Airlines flight when their young son refused to wear a face mask.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

Volunteers clean up Beirut, distribute aid to 300,000 homeless after blasts - Business Insider

As Lebanon's government resigns and protests rage over the deadly blasts, volunteer groups are taking recovery into their own hands.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

How to block a website on a Windows 10 computer in 2 different ways - Business Insider

To block a website on Windows 10, head to Microsoft's Family Safety site and log in with your adult Microsoft account.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

Trump says Americans will 'learn to speak Chinese' if loses to Biden - Business Insider

"If I don't win the election, China will own the United States—you will have to learn to speak Chinese!" Trump said on Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

General Motors CFO Dhivya Suryadevara leaves to become Stripe CFO - Business Insider

General Motors CFO Dhivya Suryadevara will join online-payments company Stripe as its CFO, while GM searches for her permanent replacement.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

UK to sack 6k contact tracers, reports of boredom, quizzing, Netflix - Business Insider

The UK currently pays 18,000 tracers to call people and alert them if they have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2020

Trump: 1918 Spanish Flu 'probably ended' WWII, which began in 1939 - Business Insider

The president likely misspoke and meant to reference World War I, the final months of which overlapped with the spread of the 1918 flu pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Musicians ask Jeff Bezos for copyright protection on Amazon's Twitch - Business Insider

Thousands of takedown notices have been issued since June over copyrighted songs on Amazon's Twitch, like Ariana Grande's "7 Rings."

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

McDonald's sues ex-CEO Steve Easterbrook over a $57 million severance - Business Insider

Executive compensation firm Equilar estimates that the former CEO's severance package could be worth over $57 million.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Apple to release iPhone 12 at lower price, no 5G in 2021, says analyst - Business Insider

Apple's fall iPhone 12 lineup will be all about 5G, but a cheaper 4G version could be coming in 2021, one analyst says.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Belarus president Lukashenko arrested 33 Russian mercenaries prior to the election - Business Insider

"It's not a great situation in general but doubly dangerous because nobody can say for sure what Putin will do," a NATO official told Insider.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Sweden no lockdown chief: 30% may be immune, despite studies contradicting - Business Insider

Anders Tegnell, Sweden's chief epidemiologist, said the fall in Sweden's virus cases was likely partly because of immunity rates in the population.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Scammers are already selling millions of fake views for Instagram Reels - Business Insider

A Reels clip posted by BI racked up 3,000 fake views within minutes.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Trump advisers warn against Biden debate complacency: Axios - Business Insider

The president's re-election campaign believes that Trump can reverse his fortunes in the presidential debates — but not without a fight, Axios said.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

Broken cable tears 100-foot hole in Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico - Business Insider

The cable ripped through the observatory's reflector dish and damaged the dome that directs the telescope to its targets in space.

Source: Business Insider

08/10/2020

WarnerMedia shakes up leadership amid rollout of HBO Max - Business Insider

Here are the top media and advertising stories from Business Insider for August 10.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

Airlines create 'no fly list' for travelers who refuse to wear masks - Business Insider

Delta, United, and American Airlines are among those that do not board passengers who won't wear face masks to prevent coronavirus spread.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

Amazon looks to turn malls into giant fulfillment centers: Report - Business Insider

Amazon would benefit by gaining well-located warehouse space in cities and could decrease delivery time on orders.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

Apple refuses to publish major apps from Microsoft, Google, Facebook - Business Insider

Apple refuses to publish major gaming apps from its tech rivals, and the fight just went public with major pushback from Microsoft and Facebook.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

Neck fleeces may be worse for coronavirus protection, study says - Business Insider

Unlike other masks, a neck fleece may actually create more respiratory droplets during speech, according to researchers at Duke University.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

Bill Gates says most coronavirus tests in US 'completely garbage' - Business Insider

Gates said medical providers shouldn't receive payment for COVID-19 tests unless they can produce results within 48 hours.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S options list: Pricing, info, photos, specs - Business Insider

You can easily spec out a Porsche with enough money options to just buy another car. It's a Porsche, after all.

Source: Business Insider

08/09/2020

The $76,000 Q7 is vital for Audi — and exceeds high expectations - Business Insider

In the premium, three-row SUV realm, the Q7 has always been considered an excellent choice. The 2020 model year is no exception.

Source: Business Insider

08/08/2020

Winning the electric car race is just the beginning of Elon Musk's plan for Tesla - Business Insider

Musk's automaker dominates the EV market — which remains tiny, at just about 2% of global sales. It has to grow larger.

Source: Business Insider

08/08/2020

More than 1m in UK quit smoking since COVID-19 pandemic start: study - Business Insider

Almost half (41%) of them said they quit as a direct response to heightened health concerns during the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

Amazon and Best Buy are running a one-day sale on Sony TVs, headphones, and speakers - Business Insider

Select Sony products are now on sale at Amazon and Best Buy. The one-day promotion includes big discounts on earbuds, TVs, speakers, and more.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

July jobs report: Here's what 5 economists are saying - Business Insider

"We're still far from any sort of healthy labor market right now," Nick Bunker, an economist at Indeed, told Business Insider.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

Atlassian says employees can work from home permanently - Business Insider

Atlassian now joins Twitter and Facebook in allowing employees to choose to work remotely even after the coronavirus pandemic ends.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

Power Line: Top oil-industry salaries, Exxon warns of job cuts - Business Insider

Power Line is Business Insider's weekly energy newsletter. Sign up to get it in your inbox every Friday.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

Zombie cicadas lure victims with sex before passing on deadly parasite - Business Insider

Zombie cicadas have reemerged in West Virginia. The parasitic fungus that controls the cicadas causes their genitals to rot off.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

July jobs report: US economy adds 1.8 million jobs, unemployment 10% - Business Insider

July marked the third straight month of jobs added for the US economy as it claws back from the devastating coronavirus recession.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's new life in Los Angeles - Business Insider

Since moving to Los Angeles in March, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have spent most of their time in isolation — and dealing with privacy issues.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

Biden rows back claim African-American community not diverse - Business Insider

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made the remarks on Thursday, drawing widespread crticism.

Source: Business Insider

08/07/2020

SpaceX's new 'VisorSats' won't fix astronomy problems, says scientist - Business Insider

The skies could soon be crawling with tens of thousands of false stars. Making those satellites dimmer might not keep them out of astronomers' way.

Source: Business Insider

08/06/2020

Papa John's sales soar amid pandemic, as CEO bets on long-term growth - Business Insider

Papa John's CEO Rob Lynch said that the chain's strengths in delivery and e-commerce positions it "well for the foreseeable future.

Source: Business Insider

08/06/2020

Apple explains why services like Xbox Game Pass aren't on iPhone - Business Insider

This September, Microsoft plans to launch Xbox Game Pass Ultimate with Netflix-style game streaming. But it won't be on iPhone or iPad.

Source: Business Insider

08/06/2020

Coronavirus: People may have preexisting immune memory thanks to colds - Business Insider

People who've had coronaviruses that cause common colds may have a head start in mounting a defense against the new coronavirus.

Source: Business Insider

08/06/2020

How to clear the cache on your Amazon Fire Stick to make its apps run more efficiently - Business Insider

You can clear the cache on your Amazon Fire Stick if certain apps are loading slower than usual or giving you constant error messages.

Source: Business Insider

08/06/2020

Salads sold at Walmart, Kroger could have salmonella, USDA warns - Business Insider

The USDA released a list of products sold at Walmart, Kroger, and H-E-B that contain the recalled onions amid a salmonella outbreak.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

Moderna taps AWS as preferred cloud partner amid COVID-19 vaccine race - Business Insider

Moderna is standardizing on the Amazon Web Services cloud, even as it enters into phase 3 vaccine trials.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

Alaska Airlines says no medical exemptions from mask requirement - Business Insider

Alaska Airlines said Wednesday that it will no longer allow medical exemptions from its mask requirement, part of an effort to slow the coronavirus.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

Clorox wipes use similar raw materials used to produce masks and gowns - Business Insider

Clorox disinfectant wipes are made from polyester spunlace, a raw material also used to make medical masks and gowns during the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

A dinosaur was diagnosed with bone cancer in first confirmed case - Business Insider

Researchers diagnosed bone cancer in a dinosaur — the first case ever confirmed. The dinosaur lived 75 to 77 million years ago.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

US strikes deal for 100 million vaccine doses from Johnson & Johnson - Business Insider

The agreement gives the US 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine for use if it's approved for emergency use, with the option for more doses later.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

Wendy's breakfast shines, as morning fast-food visits slump - Business Insider

Across the fast-food industry, breakfast sales have dried up. But Wendy's breakfast business is booming.

Source: Business Insider

08/05/2020

Google Plus settlement: How to claim your cash payout from Google - Business Insider

Google Plus experienced two software bugs in 2018 that exposed the personal information of hundreds of thousands of users.

Source: Business Insider

08/04/2020

The 10 best white wines to try for National White Wine Day - Business Insider

From a dry Riesling to a rich Chardonnay, there's a perfect white wine for every summer meal. A food and wine writer shares her picks.

Source: Business Insider

08/04/2020

Uber says its employees can work from home through June 2021 - Business Insider

Uber is joining the growing list of companies including Facebook and Google that are enacting work-from-home policies into the next year.

Source: Business Insider

08/04/2020

SpaceX success paves the way for Crew-1, its next NASA astronaut mission - Business Insider

The success of Space-X's Demo-2 mission tees up six more missions to and from the space station. Here are the astronauts flying Crew Dragon next.

Source: Business Insider

08/04/2020

Activision CEO was paid $40 million, employees say they skipped meals - Business Insider

Some Blizzard employees say they skipped meals and used free coffee as an appetite suppressant to offset how little they were paid.

Source: Business Insider

08/04/2020

Flying on the largest four US airlines in pandemic is inconsistent - Business Insider

The inconsistencies across the big four airlines will need to be fixed to ensure full confidence in air travel when passengers are ready to fly again.

Source: Business Insider

08/04/2020

WHO director says there may never be a 'silver bullet' for coronavirus - Business Insider

"There's no silver bullet at the moment, and there might never be," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Monday.

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

If Microsoft buys TikTok, it could be bad news for Google Cloud - Business Insider

TikTok is said to have just signed a big deal with Google Cloud. That deal could be at risk if Microsoft buys it up.

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

Twitter facing FTC investigation and possible $250 million fine - Business Insider

Twitter said the FTC's complaints concerned its of personal data for targeted ads that users had provided for safety and security reasons.

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

Giving Pledge study finds donations may not be helping people: report - Business Insider

Over 75% of the original 65 billionaires who promised to give away the majority of their fortunes in 2010 are richer now than they were then.

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

Elon Musk: Tesla would sell 'normal' pickup if CyberTruck doesn't sell - Business Insider

Musk says Tesla has a backup plan for its CyberTruck. "If nobody wants to buy a weird-looking truck, we'll build a normal truck, no problem."

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

Elon Musk: Third US Tesla factory 'likely' after Austin and Berlin - Business Insider

Tesla is currently building new factories in Austin, Texas and Berlin, Germany to augment its production in California and China.

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

7-Eleven is buying Speedway gas stations in a $21 billion deal - Business Insider

7-Eleven is expanding its footprint by acquiring Speedway gas stations, which will bring its total locations to 14,000.

Source: Business Insider

08/03/2020

Meet the 'badass' NASA astronauts who flew SpaceX's Crew Dragon ship - Business Insider

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley successfully completed SpaceX's first crewed mission, Demo-2, with an ocean splashdown on Sunday.

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08/03/2020

Nancy Pelosi says Dems pushing for $600 unemployment benefit while jobless rate high - Business Insider

"If the unemployment goes down, then that number can go down," Pelosi told CNN on Monday.

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08/03/2020

Onions sold at Walmart, Kroger recalled after 516 ill with salmonella - Business Insider

Onions are being recalled in the US and Canada because of a salmonella outbreak that has sickened at least 516 people in the two countries.

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08/03/2020

Delta plane returns to gate to eject 2 passengers without face masks - Business Insider

The airline said the passengers were "noncompliant with crew instructions." It currently requires everyone on board to wear masks at all times.

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08/03/2020

Vietnam says new COVID-19 strain behind spike is 3x more infectious - Business Insider

Vietnam's latest surge, which started July 25, ended a 99-day streak of no new cases. The country previously warned it cannot handle a mass outbreak.

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08/02/2020

Now is the worst time to buy a new iPhone - Business Insider

Apple is likely on the verge of releasing its anticipated iPhone 12. Even if you're not interested, last year's iPhones will probably get a discount.

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08/02/2020

XO VIP CRJ200 private jet service between New York and Florida; photos - Business Insider

Travelers on the private jet get all the perks of flying private plus complimentary meals while only paying the cost of a first class airline ticket.

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08/01/2020

CDC: Coronavirus spreads to hundreds of youth at overnight summer camp - Business Insider

Unlike staffers, campers — who engaged in a variety of activities like "daily vigorous singing and cheering" — were not required to wear masks, according to a CDC report

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07/31/2020

SpaceX captures US flag aboard space station in Obama-era competition - Business Insider

On the International Space Station, the American flag that SpaceX claimed has a note: "Do not forget to take with Crew Dragon."

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07/31/2020

Albuquerque protests Trump's deployment of federal agents - Business Insider

Activists gathered outside the federal courthouse in Albuquerque to protest Trump's deployment of federal agents in New Mexico's largest city.

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07/31/2020

How to save attachments from Gmail to your Google Drive on a computer or mobile device - Business Insider

You can save attachments from your Gmail inbox to your Google Drive in just a few steps on any device.

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07/31/2020

Hong Kong just delayed its elections, in unsettling parallel to Trump - Business Insider

The White House on Friday decried Hong Kong's decision to postpone its elections, just a day after Trump suggested the US 2020 election be delayed.

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07/31/2020

How the public feels about tech CEOs after antitrust hearing - Business Insider

Negative sentiment in news and social media increased the most for the Alphabet CEO, per an exclusive analysis shared by marketing firm SJR.

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07/31/2020

Fauci clashes with Rep. Jim Jordan at House coronavirus hearing - Business Insider

Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan repeatedly tried to corner Dr. Anthony Fauci into saying the government should limit protests, but Fauci refused to do so.

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07/31/2020

CNN: Russia races to approve vaccine within next two weeks - Business Insider

CNN reported critics said Russia was racing ahead with its vaccine because the Kremlin wants to be seen as a global scientific leader.

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07/31/2020

Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook smash Q2 earnings - Business Insider

The strong results from the four companies, often categorized as "Big Tech," comes a day after the CEOs of these companies testified before the Congress on anticompetitive behavior.

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07/31/2020

Coca-Cola is launching coffee-flavored soda in US - Business Insider

Coke is debuting a coffee-cola hybrid called Coca-Cola with Coffee in the US, with the drink hitting shelves in January 2021.

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07/31/2020

Amazon won a major FCC decision to establish Kuiper satellite internet - Business Insider

Federal regulators just authorized Amazon to launch Kuiper, a fleet of internet-beaming satellites, and compete with SpaceX's Starlink.

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07/30/2020

Watch live: SpaceX's Crew Dragon returns to Earth from ISS on August 2 - Business Insider

On Saturday and Sunday, SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship will make its return trip to Earth. Here's how to watch that journey live.

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07/30/2020

Pfizer CEO defends the idea of companies profiting off coronavirus vaccines - Business Insider

With companies hoping to get FDA approval for emergency use by fall, Pfizer's CEO says companies have the right to profit from the vaccine.

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07/30/2020

Apple employees won't return to the office until early 2021, CEO Tim Cook says - Business Insider

The company's work-from-home policy extension comes days after news surfaced that Google employees won't return to the office until mid-2021.

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07/30/2020

The pandemic routine of Bill Gates: distanced tennis, masked walks, and 'one haircut' - Business Insider

Gates, who stepped down from the board of Microsoft to focus on philanthropy, said he's started playing tennis again, and goes for walks — in a mask.

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07/30/2020

Double-decker planes dead after Airbus A380, Boeing 747 stop production - Business Insider

The Boeing 747 has survived over 50 years but its days are numbered as smaller planes become the favorite of airlines and bigger is no longer better.

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07/30/2020

Anthony Fauci said eye coverings might eventually be recommended in US - Business Insider

"If you have goggles or an eye shield, you should use it," Fauci told ABC. The CDC already recommends eye protection for healthcare workers.

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07/30/2020

US GDP report: 5 economists comment on the record output slump - Business Insider

"We have never seen a quarter like the last one, and hopefully we never will again," wrote Eric Winograd, senior economist at Alliance Bernstein.

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07/30/2020

Huawei beats Samsung and Apple to top of smartphone market in Q2 2020 - Business Insider

Huawei's growth in China has given it a big edge over Samsung and Apple in Q2, according to the report.

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07/30/2020

Donald Trump's Germany troop pull-out will boost Russia says Merkel ally - Business Insider

German parliamentarian Norbert Roettgen said President Trump's move would reduce US military clout in relation to Russia.

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07/30/2020

$600 federal unemployment benefit will expire on Friday without a deal - Business Insider

The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, but federal payments to unemployed Americans will expire at the end of the week.

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07/30/2020

Trump attended Texas fundraiser without mask, social distancing - Business Insider

Trump was expected to attend the fundraiser with GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert, but the congressman tested positive for the coronavirus.

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07/29/2020

Jeff Bezos folds under questioning on SPLC-designated extremist groups - Business Insider

Rep. Matt Gaetz pushed Bezos on the company's Amazon Smile program, which allows customers to designate charities they'd like to support.

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07/29/2020

Bud Zero vs. Budweiser compared: how they're similar and different - Business Insider

Bud Zero, a new nonalcoholic beer and Dwyane Wade collab, is now a thing. But is it a good thing? I day-drink to find out.

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07/29/2020

Boeing Global Services reports loss due to coronavirus pandemic - Business Insider

Boeing Global Services, which offers aftermarket services to customers and often does well even when demand falls, reported a loss for Q2.

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07/29/2020

'We are not the enemy': TikTok slams Facebook attacks on Chinese firm - Business Insider

TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer slammed Facebook for deeming its success "patriotic" and painting the viral app as the "enemy."

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07/29/2020

Zuckerberg in 2012: Instagram is threat to Facebook, can harm business - Business Insider

Facebook is facing growing antitrust scrutiny, and newly public internal emails shed light on its most controversial acquisition.

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07/29/2020

Google CEO Sundar Pichai gets a tough grilling in antitrust opening shot - Business Insider

In his opening set of questions to Google CEO Sundar Pichai, David Cicilline revealed what the year-long investigation had found.

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07/29/2020

Elon Musk's Starlink internet satellites photobomb Comet Neowise - Business Insider

Starlink satellites interrupted a photo of Comet Neowise. Astronomers fear the same will happen to their other observations.

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07/29/2020

Jayapal excoriated Barr over response to Black Lives Matter protests - Business Insider

Jayapal said there is a "real discrepancy" in Barr's response to anti-lockdown protests outside the Michigan capitol and Black Lives Matter protests.

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07/29/2020

Apple's Tim Cook releases opening statement ahead of antitrust hearing - Business Insider

Cook will testify alongside CEOs from Amazon, Facebook, and Google as part of an investigation into the companies' influence on the tech industry.

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07/28/2020

The $600 unemployment bonuses did not lead to people working less, Yale study finds - Business Insider

Workers receiving the $600 unemployment bonuses "returned to their previous jobs over time at similar rates as others," wrote the Yale economists.

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07/28/2020

McDonald's hints at release of new chicken sandwich by 2021 - Business Insider

Some McDonald's menu items are gone forever. But new ones — possibly including a chicken sandwich — will take their place.

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07/28/2020

Luigi was going to be in Nintendo classic 'Super Mario 64,' leak shows - Business Insider

After decades of mythic speculation, a major Nintendo leak just confirmed a decades-old suspicion: Luigi is, in fact, in "Super Mario 64."

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07/28/2020

Bernie campaign co-chair uses graphic metaphor to explain BIden vote - Business Insider

Nina Turner used a graphic metaphor to describe the choice between the president and Biden, a centrist Democrat, in an interview with The Atlantic.

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07/27/2020

Internal code from 50 high-profile firms, like Microsoft, leaked online - Business Insider

"Losing control of the source code on the internet is like handing the blueprints of a bank to robbers," a security expert told tech blog Tom's Guide.

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07/27/2020

VW paid car buyers more than $9.5 billion in 'Dieselgate' settlements - Business Insider

Volkswagen had to pay out more than $10 billion to customers after a deceptive ad campaign, and the majority of buyers took them up on the offer.

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07/27/2020

Trump says he will not visit the Capitol to pay respects to civil-rights icon John Lewis - Business Insider

Past presidents typically looked past disagreements they may have had with prominent public figures like Rep. John Lewis in the event of their deaths.

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07/27/2020

Matt Gaetz asks DOJ to investigate Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg - Business Insider

Gaetz cited a recent sting operation by the dubious right-wing activist group Project Veritas to support his allegations against Zuckerberg.

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07/27/2020

Trump's cynical plan to provoke chaos in America's cities is working - Business Insider

Sending in federal agents has made situations like Portland, Austin, and Seattle worse. This doesn't help anyone — except maybe Trump.

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07/27/2020

Elon Musk compares Google's DeepMind AI to 'WarGames' - Business Insider

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who has repeatedly warned of the dangers of artificial intelligence, said that he's most worried about Google's AI.

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07/27/2020

Chick-fil-A asks customers to bring in coins in exchange for free food - Business Insider

The offer will take place at Chick-fil-A in Lynchburg, Virginia on July 29 "until need is met," according to a Facebook post shared by the restaurant.

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07/26/2020

Southwest not currently planning to layoff workers - Business Insider

Airlines have warned about furloughs and layoffs due to reduced air travel, but Southwest Airlines says unlike its competitors, it won't follow suit.

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07/26/2020

Walmart won't enforce face mask rules to avoid physical confrontations - Business Insider

Walmart and several other chain stores bend face mask rules. Violence towards store staff from mask objectors have been reported across the US.

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07/26/2020

Animation reveals invisible center of solar system that's not the sun - Business Insider

Jupiter, Saturn, and the sun play a constant game of tug-of-war around the invisible center of our solar system called the barycenter.

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07/25/2020

Tech antitrust hearing: What to expect from Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google - Business Insider

Here's what to expect when the CEOs of Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon testify to Congress during Wednesday's big tech antitrust hearing.

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07/25/2020

How to watch Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Apple's antitrust hearing - Business Insider

You can watch Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Tim Cook, and Sundar Pichai testify before Congress on July 29 at noon ET via live stream.

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07/25/2020

NASA's new Mars rover to record '7 minutes of terror' descent in HD - Business Insider

The Perseverance rover will perform a descent to the surface that will require a heat shield, supersonic parachute, and rocket-powered crane.

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07/25/2020

Ranked: Porsche Cayenne Coupe, 911 Turbo 4S, 718 Spyder, and more - Business Insider

From wagons to SUVs to sports cars, Porsche has put together a stellar lineup. But there's still room to nitpick — and to rank.

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07/25/2020

Sweden COVID-19 policy condemned, but some say it's too early to judge - Business Insider

Sweden avoided a full lockdown, but it now has a higher death rate than its neighbours and its economy hasn't been spared.

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07/25/2020

Grimes raps Elon Musk for 'pronouns suck' tweet for supporting 'hate' - Business Insider

Grimes told her partner, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, to switch off his phone: "Please stop this. I know this isn't your heart."

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07/25/2020

Bernie Sanders calls Elon Musk a 'hypocrite' over stimulus tweet - Business Insider

"Another government stimulus package is not in the best interests of the people imo," Elon Musk said on Twitter on Friday.

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07/25/2020

Trump was furious when Esper barred Confederate flag at military bases - Business Insider

In June, Trump was mad and almost fired Esper for publically disagreeing with him on sending troops to stop protests.

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07/24/2020

Tesla sues Rivian alleging trade secret theft by former employees - Business Insider

Electric vehicles are a niche industry, and Tesla says Rivian's hired 170 of its former employees in recent years as competition heats up.

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07/24/2020

Mint asks Americans to spend coins amid shortage linked to coronavirus - Business Insider

Lockdowns limited in-person shopping. That, coupled with Americans' reluctance to handle potentially contaminated money, caused a coin shortage.

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07/24/2020

Young, healthy coronavirus cases can become lasting illness: CDC - Business Insider

More than a third of patients of all ages said they hadn't returned to their usual state of health two to three weeks after getting tested.

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07/24/2020

Elon Musk says follow-up stimulus should include only direct payments - Business Insider

The median Tesla worker makes $55,000, meaning tens of thousands of them likely benefitted from the stimulus law.

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07/24/2020

Can shortage means beer might be out of stock: report - Business Insider

Molson Coors, Brooklyn Brewery, and Karl Strauss are reportedly shifting production to make up for the can shortage.

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07/24/2020

25 tequila-based cocktail recipes to celebrate National Tequila Day - Business Insider

Hit the weekend running with these tequila cocktails, from a classic skinny Margarita to a spicy Piña Picante.

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07/24/2020

Fauci assigned security after threats to himself and family - Business Insider

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious diseases expert, has been heavily criticized by conspiracy theorists and opponents of lockdown measures.

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07/23/2020

Mnuchin: 2nd $1,200 stimulus check likely to be sent to same people - Business Insider

Democrats in Congress have pushed to include more people, like students, in this round of direct cash payments.

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07/23/2020

Amazon's Echo debuted 2 years after seeing another startup's tech - Business Insider

Ubi creator Leor Grebler told the WSJ he thought Amazon wanted to acquire his startup when he shared proprietary information with the company in 2013.

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07/23/2020

NASA: Astronauts to probe the belly of SpaceX's Crew Dragon for damage - Business Insider

Even grains of sand and flecks of paint can damage the component that protects the crew from temperatures of 3,500 degrees Fahrenheit during reentry.

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07/23/2020

Tech antitrust: Reps grilling Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google own stock - Business Insider

The CEOs of Facebook, Apple, Amazon, and Google will give highly anticipated testimony before the House Judiciary Committee Monday.

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07/22/2020

Ford Bronco memes in Jeep Wrangler Facebook pages cause anger - Business Insider

A mix of memes and angst over Ford's new Bronco are filling forums online dedicated to fans of the Jeep Wranger, foreshadowing the off-road battle to come.

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07/22/2020

Ford Bronco First Edition SUV: A closer look, pictures, details, specs - Business Insider

Ford reportedly doubled production for a planned First Edition Bronco package, to 7,000 from 3,500. The SUV has been a smash hit for the automaker.

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07/22/2020

Engineers introduce world's first 'non-cuttable' metal material - Business Insider

Engineers in Europe say they've created the first human-made "non-cuttable" material. The metal is called Proteus.

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07/22/2020

Wirecard COO Jan Marsalek may be in Russia - Business Insider

Marsalek entered Russia over 60 times on six Austrian passports and three "diplomatic" passports issued by another country, sources tell Insider.

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07/22/2020

Methane leaking from Antarctica sea floor, bad for global heating - Business Insider

Microorganisms that could have consumed the methane took years to arrive, causing the gas to still leak into the atmosphere, researchers say.

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07/22/2020

Ireland's contact-tracing app has done so well that US states want to use it - Business Insider

NearForm, the company which built Ireland's contact tracing app, has donated its code to an open-source project. US states are interested.

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07/21/2020

SpaceX Crew Dragon to return astronauts from space station on August 2 - Business Insider

The Crew Dragon capsule's riskiest undertaking lies ahead: its fiery fall through Earth's atmosphere, and the deployment of parachutes as it lands.

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07/21/2020

COVID broke out at our kids' camp. This is what school will look like. - Business Insider

A day camp was taking every social distancing precaution but an outbreak still instantly shut it down.

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07/21/2020

Whole Foods lawsuit claims retaliation over Black Lives Matter masks - Business Insider

Whole Foods said it can't comment on pending litigation, but denied that any employees were fired for wearing Black Lives Matter gear.

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07/21/2020

Teen died with symptoms of coronavirus despite testing negative - Business Insider

The teen's mother took him for coronavirus testing and was "a little bit confused" by the negative results, KCBS-TV reported.

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07/21/2020

China used Uighur labor to make PPE, including US exports: NYT - Business Insider

The New York Times identified companies across China that use Uighur labor to make PPE, like face masks, that were then exported around the world.

Source: Business Insider

07/21/2020

China warns UK it will 'bear the consequences' of defying Beijing - Business Insider

China's UK ambassador said Boris Johnson's government had 'blatantly interfered in China's internal affairs and contravened international law.'

Source: Business Insider

07/21/2020

Uber has been quietly helping governments with contact tracing for months - Business Insider

Uber received 560 coronavirus-related requests from 29 countries in the first half of 2020 to help track down users.

Source: Business Insider

07/21/2020

German scientists host concert to study how the coronavirus spreads - Business Insider

A fog machine is even expected to be harnessed to try to help scientists visualize how the coronavirus could spread by aerosols.

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07/21/2020

Jeff Bezos added $13 billion to his net worth on Monday, his highest one day increase yet - Business Insider

While the US economy may have shrunk during the coronavirus pandemic, Jeff Bezos earned $74 billion in 2020, Bloomberg reported.

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07/20/2020

Twitter reels from colossal hack as new details surface - Business Insider

Despite initial theories that the attack was the work of sophisticated state actors, it appears the culprits were young, less-experienced hackers.

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07/20/2020

KFC will test lab-grown chicken nuggets made with a 3D bioprinter this fall in Russia - Business Insider

The 3D-printed chicken nuggets will mimic the taste and appearance of KFC's original chicken nuggets — at a fraction of the environmental cost.

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07/20/2020

Photos of Mark Zuckerberg wearing sunscreen, surfing in Hawaii go viral: memes - Business Insider

Twitter is roasting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after he was photographed with zinc oxide covering his face while surfing in Hawaii this weekend.

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07/20/2020

Kroger, Mariano's stop giving customers coins as change amid shortage - Business Insider

Kroger, the largest supermarket chain in the US, is strapped for coins — and that means making changes to its checkout policies.

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07/20/2020

6 of the most expensive movies Netflix has ever made - Business Insider

Netflix's upcoming "Gray Man," from "Avengers: Endgame" directors Joe and Anthony Russo, will reportedly be its most expensive movie yet.

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07/20/2020

Report: UK tells Huawei its 5G ban could be revisited if Trump loses - Business Insider

UK officials told Huawei that the decision to ban it from the 5G network was partly geopolitical, and could be reversed, The Observer reports.

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07/20/2020

Disney reportedly slashes Facebook ad spend amid big-business boycott - Business Insider

Disney has reportedly slashed its ad spend on Facebook and Instagram. Other firms are boycotting the social-media giant over its hate-speech policies.

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07/19/2020

Trump asks if activists want military bases named for Al Sharpton - Business Insider

In the Sunday interview, Trump was unclear on whether he would veto the $695 billion defense spending bill if it contained funds to rename bases.

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07/19/2020

Trump administration seeks to cut tests funding from coronavirus bill - Business Insider

President Trump has falsely claimed that increased testing is behind the rise in coronavirus infections, and is moving to cut funding from a new bill.

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07/18/2020

Kanye West shares image of his face carved into Mount Rushmore - Business Insider

Kanye West announced July 4 his intention to run for president, and confusion has since followed whether he actually intends to run or not.

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07/18/2020

Trump falsely claims Biden wants to defund the police - Business Insider

"He couldn't find any indication because there isn't any that Joe Biden has sought to abolish and defund the police," host Chris Wallace said.

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07/17/2020

FAA: SpaceX environmental review underway to launch Starships to orbit - Business Insider

Before SpaceX founder Elon Musk can realize the fully reusable launch system he's envisioned, the rocket company has more regulatory hurdles to clear.

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07/17/2020

Discord, Postmates, major websites down due to Cloudflare outage - Business Insider

The outages appear to be caused by issues with a Cloudflare router. The company said that it has since implemented a fix.

Source: Business Insider

07/17/2020

Icelandair to fire all flight attendants and make pilots do their jobs - Business Insider

Flight attendants are key part to maintaining in-flight safety, and it's not clear how a pilot could assume their new roles with a few days' notice.

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07/17/2020

Taco Bell cutting potatoes sparks outrage from vegetarians - Business Insider

Some potato lovers — including vegetarian and vegan fast-food customers — are furious about Taco Bell's menu change.

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07/17/2020

California says schools can't reopen in counties on 'watch list' - Business Insider

The counties, which make up 80% of the state's population, must conduct remote classes until they are off the watch list for two consecutive weeks.

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07/17/2020

Twitter hack culprit may be 21-year-old UK man: Report - Business Insider

In the days leading up to the heist, one person demonstrated on Twitter and in hacker forums that they could compromise accounts.

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07/17/2020

Google is adding 117 new emoji in Android 11 coming this fall — see them all - Business Insider

Notable additions in Android 11's new emojis include the transgender symbol, more food, and tools.

Source: Business Insider

07/16/2020

SpaceX asks the FAA to launch Starship prototype to 20 kilometers - Business Insider

Elon Musk's aerospace company has worked frenetically in Boca Chica, Texas, to develop Starship to the point it can launch people to Mars.

Source: Business Insider

07/16/2020

Wyden calls out Twitter for not encrypting private messages - Business Insider

Sen. Ron Wyden said Dorsey told him in 2018 that Twitter was looking into securing users' private messages

Source: Business Insider

07/16/2020

Netflix shares its 10 most popular original movies of all time - Business Insider

The top Netflix movies ever include "Extraction," "Bird Box," "The Irishman," and "The Wrong Missy."

Source: Business Insider

07/16/2020

Hopes for coronavirus vaccine boosted by Oxford trial breakthrough - Business Insider

Volunteers in early trials of a potential vaccine developed antibodies and T-cells which could offer 'double protection' against the virus.

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07/15/2020

Coronavirus: slight link between blood type O, lower infection risk - Business Insider

People with type O blood may have a slight advantage when it comes to coronavirus risk, but scientists warn not to think of it as protection.

Source: Business Insider

07/15/2020

List of chains requiring customers wear masks: Walmart, Kroger - Business Insider

As coronavirus cases rise across the country, more and more retailers are starting to mandate masks.

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07/15/2020

Meet the rose-gold Nissan Ariya, Nissan's first electric crossover SUV - Business Insider

Nissan dropped the wildly successful Leaf back in 2010, but hasn't done much since when it comes to new EVs — that is, until now.

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07/15/2020

How to see Comet Neowise in the sky this week: When and where to look - Business Insider

Comet Neowise will rise higher in the sky after each sunset this week, offering prime viewing — no telescope required.

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

Postmaster General tells says to leave mail behind if it delays routes - Business Insider

The US Postal Service is in a financial crisis, and is now instructing workers to avoid logging overtime — even if it means leaving mail behind.

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

Fauci hopeful that vaccines will give coronavirus immunity in 18 months - Business Insider

After Moderna's vaccine candidate produced an immune response in a trial, Fauci said he's "cautiously quite optimistic" about future herd immunity.

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07/14/2020

'Humanity is doomed': Ted Cruz reacts to Burger King sustainable Whopper - Business Insider

Burger King's introduction of a more sustainable Whopper has failed to impress Sen. Ted Cruz.

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07/14/2020

Airbnb is getting ripped apart for asking guests to donate money to hosts - Business Insider

Airbnb hosts have seen billions of dollars in revenue vanish in recent months as travel has ground to a halt because of the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

2021 Ford Bronco site crashed as reservations opened - Business Insider

Customers reported website issues when trying to place reservations after Ford announced the 2021 Bronco Monday night.

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07/14/2020

US warship challenges China in South China Sea after claims rejection - Business Insider

The US "will not let China claim the South China Sea as its own," a senior US State Department official said Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

The rise and fall of New York & Company, the once beloved mall staple - Business Insider

Since it was founded as Lerner Shops in 1918, New York & Co. spent decades as a mainstay of malls and shopping centers before its eventual demise.

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07/14/2020

First known recorded case of unborn baby contracting COVID-19 in womb - Business Insider

Doctors said the fetus's brain bore evidence of inflammation caused by the coronavirus, which had crossed the placenta into the baby's bloodstream.

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

WHO head: too many countries going in 'wrong direction' with COVID-19 - Business Insider

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said public trust in efforts to control the coronavirus outbreak was being undermined by "mixed messages from leaders."

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

California, Florida struggle with COVID-19 but Florida fares worse - Business Insider

Both California and Florida are seeing a surge in new coronavirus cases, prompting the states to close down bars. But Florida is doing a lot worse.

Source: Business Insider

07/14/2020

Comet Neowise dazzles in 4K movie made of astronaut time-lapse photos - Business Insider

Astronauts at the International Space Station photographed Comet Neowise rising above Earth on July 5 — pictures an artist made into a stunning film.

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07/13/2020

Young adults may develop severe coronavirus infections due to smoking - Business Insider

Smoking was the most common risk factor for severe coronavirus infection among people in their late teens and 20s.

Source: Business Insider

07/13/2020

Watch live: United Arab Emirates to launch mission to Mars from Japan - Business Insider

The Hope Probe is one of three spacecraft set to lift off for Mars this month. The UAE mission aims to map the Martian climate for the first time.

Source: Business Insider

07/13/2020

Tech companies file in favor of lawsuit aimed at Trump visa rule - Business Insider

Under the rule, international students whose universities do not provide in-person classes this fall would be forced to leave the US.

Source: Business Insider

07/13/2020

Google CEO Sundar Pichai announces $10 billion investment in India tech - Business Insider

As well as localizing information in languages like Tamil and Punjabi, Google will invest in tech and AI to support agriculture and health.

Source: Business Insider India

07/13/2020

Coca-Cola reveals a touch-free Freestyle machine - Business Insider

Coca-Cola debuted new technology that allows customers to control Freestyle soda fountains with their phones.

Source: Business Insider

07/13/2020

Coronavirus can damage the heart with 'severe abnormalities' in some - Business Insider

A growing field of evidence suggests coronavirus damages not only the heart but also other major organs.

Source: Business Insider

07/13/2020

Coronavirus: New UK study shows antibodies fade after three weeks - Business Insider

The study by King's College London, the first COVID-19 study of its kind, is the latest to cast doubt over the concept of so-called herd immunity.

Source: Business Insider

07/13/2020

Krispy Kreme is giving away free doughnuts — here's how to get some - Business Insider

For every dozen doughnuts you buy, you can get a second dozen free to celebrate Krispy Kreme's 83rd birthday.

Source: Business Insider

07/12/2020

40% of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic, a new CDC estimate says - Business Insider

Asymptomatic carriers are a particular concern for officials grappling with plans to reopen schools.

Source: Business Insider

07/12/2020

NASA Gulfstream private jets; flying astronauts and research missions - Business Insider

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrived for the Falcon 9 launch in style on a Gulfstream that has a long history with the space agency.

Source: Business Insider

07/12/2020

Tesla's self-driving technology vs. everyone: See how it works - Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is confident; last week, he said Tesla could achieve "level five" autonomy this year — meaning no human intervention required.

Source: Business Insider

07/11/2020

Black and Hispanic people make up most COVID-19 deaths under 65 in US - Business Insider

The results highlight racial disparities in the healthcare system that are causing communities of color to get hit harder in the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

07/11/2020

Apple iOS 14 release: The 5 best new iPhone features so far - Business Insider

Apple's iOS 14 is all about making your iPhone feel more organized. Here are the five biggest changes I noticed after a day with the update.

Source: Business Insider

07/11/2020

Boom Supersonic XB-1 demonstrator taking flight in 2021; photos - Business Insider

Boom Supersonic's XB-1 will take to the skies in 2021 to clear a path for the Overture, a supersonic jet that will continue the legacy left by the Concorde.

Source: Business Insider

07/11/2020

Health department shuts down production at Los Angeles Apparel - Business Insider

Los Angeles Apparel refused to comply with public health orders, officials say after more than 300 employees are infected with the coronavirus.

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

India China border clashes could lead to more activity in Indian Ocean - Business Insider

India and China's border dispute in the Himalayas is decades old. But more recent competition in the Indian Ocean is likely to grow.

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

FedEx threatened to remove signing from Washington Redskins field - Business Insider

FedEx's demands for the Washington Redskins to change their name were reportedly much forceful than its one-sentence public statement.

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

Walmart's new membership program may be Amazon Prime's next big rival - Business Insider

Walmart will have a lot of catching up to do, says Scott Galloway, to compete with Amazon, which is already in 82% of American homes.

Source: Profgalloway.com

07/10/2020

NYU researchers discover coronavirus blood clots in autopsy study - Business Insider

When the virus was first discovered, doctors thought COVID-19 was a respiratory disease, but they've since learned it can also cause blood clots.

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

Trump's Twitter account inexplicably liked an obscure 'stripper' tweet - Business Insider

President Trump's Twitter account has only one tweet listed under the "like" category, and it's about an R&B singer who can "bring the stripper back."

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

Apple AR glasses: Foxconn reportedly making lenses for AR products - Business Insider

Apple has been working with Foxconn on lenses for future AR products, and those lenses have just entered a new production phase, says a new report.

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

New images show SpaceX's Starship factory, launch site grow over time - Business Insider

Before-and-after photos of the formerly quiet Boca Chica neighborhood show Elon Musk's rocket company working frenetically to reach the moon and Mars.

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody review: Business Insider - Business Insider

The car has a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 that makes 717 horsepower. That kind of power is staggering, but the Challenger is also a capable cruiser,

Source: Business Insider

07/10/2020

68% of people tested at a New York clinic had coronavirus antibodies - Business Insider

The report raised hopes that large parts of some communities may have some protection during any potential second wave of infections later this year.

Source: Business Insider

07/09/2020

Fauci says he's sorry his nightmare pandemic scenario is now reality - Business Insider

One year ago, Fauci said "a respiratory illness that easily spreads," injures, and kills, could quickly become a "public-health catastrophe."

Source: Business Insider

07/09/2020

People refuse to wear masks on flights, breaking coronavirus rules - Business Insider

Most US airlines require passengers to wear masks to prevent spreading the coronavirus, but some passengers have refused, causing delays and conflict.

Source: Business Insider

07/09/2020

Lululemon hosts first major sale in 3 years after pandemic hit - Business Insider

The warehouse sale will last for five days and features new discounts each day across most of its clothing and accessories categories.

Source: Business Insider

07/09/2020

Here's how to sign up to test the first potential coronavirus vaccines in clinical trials - Business Insider

The US is seeking tens of thousands of volunteers to to join coronavirus vaccine trials, which are schedule to begin this month.

Source: Business Insider

07/09/2020

High-end kitchenware chain Sur La Table files for bankruptcy and closes over 50 stores - Business Insider

"This sale process will result in a revitalized Sur La Table, positioned to thrive in a post COVID-19 retail environment," the CEO said.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Bed Bath & Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50% - Business Insider

Bed Bath & Beyond announced in its July 8 earnings call its plan to "lean into store closures" and cut costs.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

How to turn on Dark Mode on your Windows 10 computer - Business Insider

You can turn on dark mode in Windows 10 through the "Personalization" menu, which lets you change how your computer looks.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Coronavirus linked to brain damage, delirium, neurological problems - Business Insider

The coronavirus doesn't just target your lungs; it can impact your brain, too. Research links COVID-19 to strokes, hallucinations, and swollen brains.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Tour a socially distanced, survivalist bunker home of the future - Business Insider

Sergey Makhno Architects designed the doomsday shelter so that owners would want to live in the space even if the world doesn't come to an end.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

A Target employee wrote a Muslim woman's name as 'Isis' on her Starbucks order - Business Insider

The local chapter of the Council on American-Islamic relations says Target's statement was disappointing and is calling on the barista to be fired.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Brooks Brothers closing stores: list of addresses affected by COVID-19 - Business Insider

Brooks Brothers decided to close 51 stores before filing for bankruptcy. Some of them have already shuttered.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Trump says he's withdrawing from WHO, but he can't without Congress - Business Insider

Legal scholars and public-health experts say Trump cannot unilaterally withdraw the US from the WHO, and that it requires congressional approval.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

'The Last Of Us 2' has incredible attention to tiny details: PHOTOS - Business Insider

In many ways, "The Last Of Us Part II" represents the pinnacle of what's possible in the current generation of video game systems.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Kanye West says he had the coronavirus but peddles unfounded conspiracies about vaccines - Business Insider

The rapper, who says he is running for president, spread debunked theories about children being harmed by life-saving vaccines.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Trump brother again tries to stop publishing of Mary Trump book - Business Insider

The book from Mary Trump makes damning claims about her uncle, President Donald Trump, including that he paid someone to take his SATs.

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Fauci: Lower COVID-19 death rate, touted by Trump, promotes 'false narrative' - Business Insider

"There's so many other things that are very dangerous and very bad about this virus," Fauci said. "Don't get yourself into false complacency."

Source: Business Insider

07/08/2020

Florida still not releasing daily COVID-19 hospitalization rate - Business Insider

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis dodged questions about releasing the state's coronavirus hospitalization rate at a press conference on Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

Mmhmm app solves biggest video call problem that Google, Zoom haven't - Business Insider

Mmhmm will not only allow you to share your screen in a video call and stay in the picture but also shrink the size of your image and move it around.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

Levi's to cut 700 jobs in response to the coronavirus pandemic - Business Insider

While most retailers are struggling with virus-related sales woes, denim has been hit hard as homebound Americans swap out jeans for athleisure.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

Apple MacBook laptops to look more like iPhone thanks to Apple silicon - Business Insider

Apple's new Mac chips could make its laptops more like the iPhone than ever before, possibly setting the stage for the biggest changes in years.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

Bard's Pavlina Tcherneva on a federal job guarantee instead of UBI - Business Insider

Pavlina Tcherneva, one of the leading lights of modern monetary theory, said federally guaranteed jobs could be more helpful to communities than UBI.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

156 top economists want recurring stimulus checks until economy recovers - Business Insider

Top economists are urging policymakers to implement ongoing direct-cash payments to boost the economy and keep struggling people afloat.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

Coronavirus antibodies disappear in some patients, Spanish study finds - Business Insider

A study of more than 61,000 people in Spain found that just 5% had developed antibodies that could provide COVID-19 immunity.

Source: Business Insider

07/07/2020

Rocket Lab's launch failure prompts support from SpaceX's Elon Musk - Business Insider

When Rocket Lab founder Peter Beck said he was "incredibly sorry" for losing his customers' satellites, the company saw a surge of public support.

Source: Business Insider

07/06/2020

Burning Man, Bird, a16z, Yeezy among recipients of PPP loans - Business Insider

The PPP loans are meant to enable businesses to continue paying staff even as their revenue takes a hit during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

07/06/2020

The rise and fall of Lucky Brand, the once-beloved mall brand - Business Insider

Lucky Brand filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in response to woes from the coronavirus pandemic and several years of sluggish sales.

Source: Business Insider

07/06/2020

Hong Kong activists hold blank signs to dodge China security law - Business Insider

At least 200 people with white signs amassed in malls across Hong Kong on Monday. China unilaterally passed a harsh new law on the city last week.

Source: Business Insider

07/06/2020

Boris Johnson faces major Conservative party rebellion on Huawei - Business Insider

China warned on Monday that the UK will suffer "consequences" if it scraps the deal with Huawei.

Source: Business Insider

07/06/2020

Uber to acquire Postmates in $2.6 billion deal: Reports - Business Insider

Sources told Bloomberg and The New York Times that the all-stock deal could be announced as soon as Monday.

Source: Business Insider

07/05/2020

OnePlus Nord: Specs, price, pre-order, everything we know - Business Insider

The OnePlus Nord will be priced at below $500 and will support 5G, making it one of the cheapest phones to do so.

Source: Business Insider

07/05/2020

Anti-mask customers force some restaurants to re-close dining rooms - Business Insider

Some restaurants are shutting down or closing dining rooms back up, after employees faced harassment and violence from anti-mask customers.

Source: Business Insider

07/05/2020

What to expect when flying on United, American, Delta, Southwest during pandemic: compar... - Business Insider

I found that, above all, social distancing is a concept that varies depending on what airline you choose to fly on during the pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

07/05/2020

Here's why Tesla isn't really more valuable than Toyota - Business Insider

Toyota has been extremely valuable for decades, while Tesla has only recently been deemed exceptionally valuable by investors.

Source: Business Insider

07/05/2020

Lordstown Motors Endurance and Tesla Cybertruck comparison: specs, price, details - Business Insider

The Endurance shares several similarities with the single-motor rear-wheel-drive Cybertruck, such as the towing capacity and range.

Source: Business Insider

07/04/2020

New coronavirus strain is more infectious but does not make people sicker: study - Business Insider

One of the researchers who worked on the study told CNN that the new mutation is "now the dominant form infecting people."

Source: Business Insider

07/04/2020

Europe believes Biden would repair Trump's damage to European alliance - Business Insider

Diplomats and foreign policy experts believe a Joe Biden presidency would restore the US's broken alliances.

Source: Business Insider

07/04/2020

Fauci: 'Pretty obvious' the US is not 'going in the right direction' - Business Insider

The US on Friday reported 51,842 new cases, making it the third consecutive day that the country reported more than 50,000 new infections.

Source: Business Insider

07/04/2020

Coronavirus patients sick for more than 100 days callenge doctors - Business Insider

A better understanding of these cases could inform future coronavirus treatments, workplace policies, and public-health guidelines.

Source: Business Insider

07/03/2020

Eric Trump's attempt to fuel Clinton-Epstein connection backfires - Business Insider

Eric Trump's attempt to associate Bill Clinton with Ghislaine Maxwell did not go unnoticed by some people.

Source: Business Insider

07/03/2020

Home Depot changes rope sales policy after nooses found in stores - Business Insider

A noose found in a North Carolina store is the latest incident in a string of similar occurrences in Home Depot stores across the US.

Source: Business Insider

07/03/2020

Coronavirus: UK puts US on travel ban list due to COVID-19 surge - Business Insider

The US will not be included in UK plans to exempt dozens of countries from rules requiring arrivals to quarantine for 14 days.

Source: Business Insider

07/03/2020

Google-backed ad groups criticize Apple's new warnings on user tracking - Business Insider

Apple will warn users that they're being tracked while browsing the web.

Source: Business Insider

07/02/2020

Kroger developed its own at-home COVID tests and is giving them to employees for free - Business Insider

The grocery chain said the US Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization for the test kits.

Source: Business Insider

07/02/2020

What it's like to fly in US during pandemic on Delta, American, Southwest, United - Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic has changed how we fly in more ways than just face masks are now required on most airlines.

Source: Business Insider

07/02/2020

NASA time-lapse video shows the sun's activity over the last 10 years - Business Insider

The bright flashes the video shows are eruptions like solar flares, while dark patches on the surface are sunspots.

Source: Business Insider

07/02/2020

Airbnb adds new rules for users under 25 to crack down on party houses - Business Insider

The changes to Airbnb's platform come after a mass shooting at an Airbnb house party last Halloween left five people dead.

Source: Business Insider

07/02/2020

Ethiopia's internet totally cut off following the assassination of musician Haacaaluu Hu... - Business Insider

Haacaaluu Hundeessaa, a popular singer and social activist, was shot dead on June 29 in Addis Ababa.

Source: Business Insider

07/02/2020

Apple, Facebook, and Google CEOs will testify in antitrust hearings - Business Insider

Facebook, Amazon, and Google had all reportedly been confirmed for the antitrust hearing by mid-June, but Apple had stayed quiet.

Source: Business Insider

07/01/2020

Kanye West and Elon Musk took a photo together, and there's a lot going on - Business Insider

Kanye West has been back on social media again in the last week, and on Wednesday, he shared a photo of his longtime friend, Elon Musk.

Source: Business Insider

07/01/2020

Company behind Kylie Jenner and Kim Kardashian beauty brands sues Coty - Business Insider

Seed, which launched Kylie and Kim's highly successful beauty brands, says Coty invested to try and learn its "confidential business methodologies."

Source: Business Insider

07/01/2020

United Airlines executive said social distancing on planes is for PR - Business Insider

United Airlines' chief communications officer described blocking middle seats for social distancing as "a PR strategy," and "not a safety strategy."

Source: Business Insider

07/01/2020

Pizza Hut, Wendy's franchisee NPC International files for bankruptcy - Business Insider

NPC International — the largest franchisee in the US, which owns more than 1,600 Pizza Hut and Wendy's locations — filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Source: Business Insider

07/01/2020

US companies added 2.37 million jobs in June, fewer than economists expected, ADP says - Business Insider

"We are seeing a significant rebound in industries that once experienced the greatest job losses," said Ahu Yildirmaz of ADP.

Source: Business Insider

06/30/2020

Microsoft launches free learning resources for job seekers - Business Insider

The program, which includes access to low-cost certifications, will combine learning content from Microsoft and its subsidiaries, LinkedIn and GitHub.

Source: Business Insider

06/30/2020

Deadly rabbit virus nicknamed 'bunny ebola' spreading in southwest US - Business Insider

Rabbits stricken with the virus die suddenly, often with bloody noses that indicate internal bleeding. The disease is highly contagious among rabbits.

Source: Business Insider

06/30/2020

Bernie Sanders slams American Airlines for selling middle seats - Business Insider

Sen. Bernie Sanders criticized American Airlines and others for selling middle seats, and filling planes and buses during the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

06/30/2020

The New York Times has quit Apple News - Business Insider

The New York Times' COO said Apple News doesn't offer a "direct path" for sending readers back to The Times.

Source: Business Insider

06/29/2020

Microsoft pauses Facebook and Instagram ad spending - Business Insider

The news of Microsoft's pause comes as other major advertisers halt ad spending on Facebook to protest the way the company moderates hate speech.

Source: Business Insider

06/29/2020

WHO: Coronavirus pandemic is 'speeding up' because of inaction - Business Insider

The World Health Organization said politicians and regular people alike could be doing a lot more to stop the spread of the virus.

Source: Business Insider

06/29/2020

Walmart, Aldi recall salads in food poisoning outbreak - Business Insider

At least 206 people have been sickened in a Cyclospora food poisoning outbreak linked to bagged salads sold at Walmart, Aldi, and other stores.

Source: Business Insider

06/29/2020

Sacha Baron Cohen pranked right-wing rally, led 'Wuhan flu' singalong - Business Insider

Sacha Baron Cohen led a crowd in song at a gathering of a group called the Three Percenters, in Olympia, Washington.

Source: Business Insider

06/29/2020

Kanye West's giant message covers entire Gap store, celebrates partnership - Business Insider

Gap announced Friday that it is partnering with West's Yeezy brand to create a new line of apparel, which will be released in 2021.

Source: Business Insider

06/28/2020

Coronavirus cases are declining in only 2 states as virus surges in US - Business Insider

Meanwhile, at least 36 states have seen a surge in new cases, and the US has reached a record 2,510,337 confirmed cases.

Source: Business Insider

06/28/2020

Here's how the all-new Ford F-150 pickup truck could stack up against the Tesla Cybertruck - Business Insider

The F-150 has been the best-selling vehicle in the US for 43 straight years. The Cybertruck has a radical, futuristic design.

Source: Business Insider

06/28/2020

9 movies, TV shows to stream to understand Big Tech, Silicon Valley - Business Insider

From FX on Hulu's "Devs" to Netflix's "The Social Network," here's what you should watch to brush up on your industry knowledge.

Source: Business Insider

06/26/2020

Walmart workers get another paycheck bonus during the pandemic - Business Insider

Walmart's second bonus to employees comes as cases of COVID-19 spike around the country and other companies roll back coronavirus-related pay bumps.

Source: Business Insider

06/26/2020

Elon Musk called Jeff Bezos a copy cat after Amazon acquires Zoox - Business Insider

The Tesla CEO tweeted a cat emoji at Bezos on Friday after Amazon took another step into the autonomous-driving world.

Source: Business Insider

06/26/2020

Nike laying off staff after losing $790 million in Q4 - Business Insider

The sportswear giant reported a net loss of $790 million for Q4 on Thursday, in part a result of pandemic-related store closures.

Source: Business Insider

06/26/2020

More than 100 severe COVID-19 patients had stroke, psychosis: Study - Business Insider

An early-stage study from the UK said some patients experienced brain complications such as strokes and psychosis while hospitalized with COVID-19.

Source: Business Insider

06/26/2020

Poll finds most British people oppose Brexit and want to be in EU - Business Insider

A newly released survey found that 57% of British people wanted to rejoin the European Union, with support for Brexit collapsing.

Source: Business Insider

06/25/2020

8 states and cities are slowing or pausing coronavirus reopening plans - Business Insider

Texas is putting a pause on reopening, and it's not alone. As case counts skyrocket in many states, some are waiting to see how the virus spreads.

Source: Business Insider

06/25/2020

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has paused the state's reopening as coronavirus cases spike - Business Insider

Businesses that have already reopened will be allowed to operate with limited occupancy, the governor announced on Thursday.

Source: Business Insider

06/25/2020

US weekly jobless claims hit 1.5 million, higher than economist forecasts - Business Insider

Despite the historically elevated number, Thursday's Labor Department report marked the 12th straight week of declining claims.

Source: Business Insider

06/25/2020

Tesla fires workers after saying they can stay home amid coronavirus: report - Business Insider

Tesla says the workers didn't respond to phone calls after not showing up for work. The workers say it's retaliation.

Source: Business Insider

06/25/2020

Kosovo president accused of war crimes, abandons White House summit - Business Insider

Hashim Thaçi was mid-air on the way to the US and had to turn back to Kosovo. Prosecutors said he was "criminally responsible" for nearly 100 murders.

Source: Business Insider

06/25/2020

The rise and fall of the Segway, beloved by cops and tourists - Business Insider

Few units were ever sold, but it became a hit with mall cops, security guards, and fanny pack-wearing tourists. Now the company is discontinuing it.

Source: Business Insider

06/24/2020

Europe travel ban could hurt US airlines even more during pandemic - Business Insider

The European Union's ban on American travelers could mean business and international travel take longer to recover — a bad sign for airlines.

Source: Business Insider

06/24/2020

LIVE: House oversight hearing on Barr and the DOJ devolves into a partisan screaming match - Business Insider

Two Justice Department officials testified that Attorney General William Barr interfered in politically charged cases for personal reasons.

Source: Business Insider

06/24/2020

Tesla owners have most issues in J.D. Power 2020 Initial Quality Study - Business Insider

Tesla owner's problems mostly stem from build quality issues, like paint defects, poorly fitting body panels, excessive wind noise, and squeaks and rattles.

Source: Business Insider

06/24/2020

GNC is closing 248 stores after filing for bankruptcy. Here's the full list. - Business Insider

GNC will close hundreds of stores as it restructures in bankruptcy. It's starting with these 248 stores.

Source: Business Insider

06/24/2020

Maps reveal what 8th continent, Zealandia, looks like underwater - Business Insider

For the first time, scientists have mapped Zealandia's shape, the surrounding ocean floor, and the thickness of its crust.

Source: Business Insider

06/24/2020

Tim Cook's plan to take Apple to a new frontier veers off script - Business Insider

This week in Trending, we take a look at Apple's virtual developers' conference, Sundar Pichai's team of executives, and a SpaceX discovery.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

Cards Against Humanity cofounder resigns after racism, sexism allegations - Business Insider

Former employees say the company ignored concerns about offensive game cards from people of color, and they feared speaking up or speaking out.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

All-new Ford F-150 pickup why it's America's bestselling truck - Business Insider

The F-150 underwent a risky redesign for the 13th generation of the vehicle — arguably the riskiest since the truck first arrived in 1947.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

Photos may show a SpaceX 'UFO on stick' satellite dish for Starlink - Business Insider

A Reddit user who drove by a SpaceX lot in Wisconsin took clear photos of what appears to be Starlink user terminal and ground station prototypes.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

Seattle mayor says closing close autonomous zone after shootings - Business Insider

The zone was meant to be a haven from police brutality, but a series of violent incidents have prompted calls for authorities to step in.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

Russia had 'hold' over Donald Trump, former British spy Steele says - Business Insider

Christopher Steele, a former MI6 spy, said Theresa May's government threw a "blanket" over information about Trump's ties to Putin.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

Navarro retracts claim US-China trade deal is 'over' - Business Insider

Trade adviser Peter Navarro walked back a statement made in a Fox interview that a deal was "over" while Trump took to Twitter to say it's still on.

Source: Business Insider

06/23/2020

Amazon, Google, Twitter, speak out against Trump H-1B visa freeze - Business Insider

Tech companies touted immigrants' valuable contributions to the US economy and said Trump's freeze on work visas would make America less competitive.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2020

Apple Watch update will detect and time hand-washing - Business Insider

Hand-washing, while always a necessity, has become more important than ever to do properly due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2020

Your blood type may impact how hard you get hit by the coronavirus, new research shows - Business Insider

People with blood type A are 50% more likely to develop severe coronavirus symptoms than patients with other blood types.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2020

Rex Tillerson reportedly called Nikki Haley a 'c---' in front of Trump - Business Insider

Tillerson's remark during an argument with Haley at a dinner with Trump would have been a fireable offense "in most administrations," Bolton wrote.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2020

Aldi, Hy-Vee bagged salads linked to illness: CDC, FDA say - Business Insider

The CDC is saying to throw out Aldi's Little Salad Bar Brand Garden Salad, Hy-Vee Brand Garden Salad, and Jewel-Osco's Signature Farms Garden Salad.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2020

Chick-fil-A CEO criticized for shining a Black man's shoes to repent - Business Insider

"I invite folks to just, to put some words to action here," Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy said as he shined a Black Christian rapper's shoes.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2020

The WHO reports largest daily spike in coronavirus cases since the pandemic began - Business Insider

On Sunday, the WHO reported more than 183,000 new cases worldwide, the largest single-day jump in history.

Source: Business Insider

06/21/2020

Trump officials were flabbergasted with his desire to meet Kim Jong Un - Business Insider

Trump abruptly tweeted he would agree to meeting Kim Jong Un "just to shake his hand and say hello."

Source: Business Insider

06/21/2020

Nadler says calls to impeach Barr are 'waste of time' - Business Insider

Nadler said calls to impeach Barr weren't premature but would be a waste of time because Republicans in the Senate would not consider it.

Source: Business Insider

06/21/2020

Snapchat AR camera lets users identify dog breeds and plant species - Business Insider

Users can now use Snapchat's Scan feature for identifying dog breeds, plant species, and nutrition information for food.

Source: Business Insider

06/19/2020

The 'Into the Wild' bus was airlifted from a remote Alaskan trail - Business Insider

Alaska's Department of Natural Resources and Army National Guard decided to remove the bus for public safety. Some people have died trying to find it.

Source: Business Insider

06/19/2020

Ben and Jerry's calls to 'defund the police' in Juneteenth Instagram post - Business Insider

The ice cream brand is backing Black Lives Matter activists, who are calling to reallocate law enforcement funding to social services.

Source: Business Insider

06/19/2020

Carnival to sell 6 cruise ships after $4.4bn loss in coronavirus slump - Business Insider

Carnival Cruises, which includes Cunard, P&O and Princess Cruises, is selling 6 ships after reporting huge losses from the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Business Insider

06/18/2020

A 'ring of fire' solar eclipse will take place on Sunday — here's how to see it - Business Insider

Parts of Africa and Asia will be able to see the eclipse, which occurs when a new moon partially covers the sun, leaving the outer rim visible.

Source: Business Insider

06/18/2020