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Study finds broadcast coverage of the UK election has aligned 'most closely' with Boris Johnson's agenda  

Getty Broadcasters have helped Boris Johnson frame the UK election on his own terms, according to an academic study. Researchers at Loughborough University found evidence that suggests Johnson's message that he will "get Brexit done," has been helped by broadcasters choosing to focus on the issue. By contrast, the opposition Labour Party's focus the National Health Service has received less than half the coverage in the first four weeks of the campaign. The authors found that "in proportio

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2019-12-09 05:52:55



Jeff Bezos says employee activists are wrong and Silicon Valley firms should feel comfortable doing business with the US military  

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos threw his support behind the US Department of Defense on Friday, saying big tech firms have a responsibility to collaborate with the military or else "this country is in trouble." Employee movements within big tech companies including Amazon, Microsoft, and Google have been known to scupper big contracts with the Pentagon, the most high-profile being Google's abandoned military drone contract Project Maven. Bezos said it's the responsi

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2019-12-09 05:52:27



A timeline of Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau's whirlwind open marriage that may or may not include dating Noah Cyrus  

Tana Mongeau / YouTube Tana Mongeau, who has 4.5 million YouTube subscribers, and Jake Paul, who has 19 million, got engaged at Mongeau's 21st birthday party in June. The pair have been "dating" since April, but openly admitted it was to fuel the rumors and to get more views. A successful experiment, since they have both gained hundreds of thousands of subscribers since then. They have both featured heavily on each other's YouTube channels — making out on camera, getting matching tatt

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2019-12-09 05:52:00



A British oil stock tanked 60% after the shock resignation of the CEO and head of exploration  

Markets Insider Tullow Oil, a British oil company, tanked on Monday morning after the company announced the resignation of its CEO and exploration director as well as cutting its production guidance.  Tullow's board also suspended its dividend. As of Friday's close, Tullow Oil's market cap was just under $1.2 billion (£890 million). The stock tanked 60% in the first hour of trading in London, wiping over $700 million (£534 million) from its market cap. View Business Insid

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2019-12-09 05:16:48



Webcam live feed showed tourists inside New Zealand volcano right before it erupted and killed at least 5  

GNS SCIENCE A webcam photograph from the New Zealand geological hazards agency GeoNet shows a group of people inside the crater of a volcano moments before it erupted.  The eruption occurred at Whakaari, also known as White Island, which is located about 50 kilometers (30 miles) from the east coast of country's North Island. New Zealand police confirmed in a press conference at 6 p.m. on Monday local time that at least five people are dead and many more are injured.  Visit Inside

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2019-12-09 05:15:42



Photos and videos show the huge volcanic eruption in New Zealand which killed at least 5 people  

Michael Schade/Twiiter Photos and videos show a volcano in New Zealand erupting Monday. The blast has killed at least five people. Videos posted to Twitter show tourists on boats speeding away from White Island while smoke billows into the sky from the eruption. The volcano is a popular tourist destination. There were around 100 people on the island at the time of the eruption, according to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Shocking pictures and v

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2019-12-09 05:14:03



Boris Johnson says he will stop immigrants treating Britain 'as their own country'  

Getty Boris Johnson says he would stop EU migrants treating Britain "as their own" if he wins the election. The prime minister has vowed to introduce a points-based immigration system after Brexit which would award visas based on the perceived skill level of migrants. Johnson guaranteed that this system would reduce immigration. He told Sky News: "You've seen quite a large number of people coming in from the whole of the EU — 580 million population — able to treat the UK as tho

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2019-12-09 04:47:01



At least 5 dead after a New Zealand volcano erupted unexpectedly, sending ash plumes 12,000 feet into the air  

DigitalGlobe via Getty Images via Getty Images At least five people are dead and several others injured after one of New Zealand's most active volcanoes erupted on Monday afternoon local time, sending huge plumes of smoke into the sky.  New Zealand's geological monitoring agency, GeoNet, said the eruption began at around 2:11 p.m. on Whakaari, also known as White Island. According to the agency, the volcano sent ash plumes 12,000 feet into the air.  New Zealand police officials s

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2019-12-09 04:02:00



10 things in tech you need to know today  

Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Elon Musk won the defamation trial over his "pedo guy" tweet. "My faith in humanity is restored," Musk said after the verdict was announced. Reddit released the most upvoted posts of 2019, and it shows how much trolling is part of the platform's culture. Included in the list of top posts are a timely dad joke, a wholesome cartoon, and a random stream of consciousness. China has ordered all non-Chinese PCs and so

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2019-12-09 02:56:00



Finland's Sanna Marin, 34, will soon become the world's youngest sitting prime minister  

Thierry Monasse/Getty Images 34-year-old Sanna Marin will soon be the world's youngest sitting prime minister.  Marin was selected by Finland's Social Democratic party on Sunday to take over as the country's leader after former Prime Minister Antti Rinne resigned last week.  Marin formerly served as Finland's Minister of Transport and Communications.  Marin's age and progressive politics, along with the fact that she is a new mom, have garnered comparisons to New Zealan

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2019-12-09 01:05:58



People thought Steve Harvey said the wrong name when announcing the winner of Miss Universe's national costume contest, but it turns out he was right  

Paras Griffin/Getty Images Steve Harvey appeared to call the wrong name while announcing the winner of the National Costume Show at the Miss Universe 2019 pageant on Sunday.  Harvey announced that the winner was Miss Philippines Gazini Ganados, and a photo of Ganados in her national costume was shown in the broadcast.  But then the show cut to Harvey next to Miss Malaysia Shweta Sekhon, who was in a very different costume and told the comedian he had made an error.  Harvey s

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2019-12-09 00:17:00



Photos show the emotional moment Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi was crowned the winner of Miss Universe 2019  

Paras Griffin / Stringer / Getty Images Zozibini Tunzi was named Miss Universe 2019 at the Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, on Sunday. The 26-year-old hails from South Africa, and spends her time working as an activist. Her biggest passions are ending gender-based violence, and promoting natural beauty amongst women. Ninety women competed for the coveted title this year. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Zozibini Tunzi took home the 2019 Miss Universe title at the annu

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2019-12-08 23:21:00



Steve Harvey's cartel joke at Miss Universe 2019 is not going over well  

Paras Griffin/Getty Images Comedian Steve Harvey made a joke about cartels while speaking to Miss Colombia Gabriela Tafur Náder onstage at the 2019 Miss Universe pageant.  Harvey had been discussing his infamous 2015 gaffe, when he incorrectly named Miss Colombia the new Miss Universe instead of Miss Philippines, before he made the joke.  When Náder told Harvey that her country had forgiven his mistake, he said: "The cartel hasn't forgiven me."  It was Har

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2019-12-08 23:03:00



The 18 best looks the Miss Universe 2019 contestants wore to compete in the pageant  

Paras Griffin / Stringer / Getty Images The 2019 Miss Universe pageant was held at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, on Sunday.  The contestants wore a variety of outfits during the competition, including a swimwear or athletic look, an evening gown, and a final piece for the night. Many of the contestants used fashion as a way to show off their unique styles. Miss France, for example, channeled the 1920s in a tiered gown, while Miss Colombia opted for a dress with daring cutou

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2019-12-08 22:44:10



Miss USA Cheslie Kryst wore a Statue of Liberty dress that looked like something straight out of 'Miss Congeniality' to compete in Miss Universe 2019  

Miss Universe/Castle Rock Entertainment Miss USA Cheslie Kryst wore an ensemble inspired by the Statue of Liberty during the Miss Universe National Costume Show.  Her outfit looked strikingly similar to the dress Sandra Bullock wore in the film "Miss Congeniality," in which she plays an FBI agent who went undercover as a pageant queen.  Kryst told the New York Post that her outfit paid homage to Lady Liberty, Lady Justice, Rosie the Riveter, and Maya Angelou.  Visit Insider'

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2019-12-08 21:30:00



An American trucking giant is slated to declare bankruptcy — and it may leave more than 3,200 truck drivers stranded and jobless (CGIP)  

AP Photo/John Froschauer Trucking giant Celadon is declaring bankruptcy this week, inside sources told FreightWaves on Dec. 6. It's poised to be the largest truckload bankruptcy in history. The bankruptcy has the potential to leave more than 3,200 truck drivers stranded and away from home. Numerous Facebook groups have been set up to help stranded Celadon truck drivers connect to others. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The trucking "bloodbath" of 2019 is ending on a

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2019-12-08 20:40:23



A Saudi man at the Pensacola Navy base reportedly recorded the deadly shooting from outside the building where it took place  

Josh Brasted/Getty Images A Saudi national at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida recorded the shooting from in front of the building where it took place, according to The New York Times. A person briefed on the investigation into the incident told The Times that the Saudi national who recorded the incident said that he and two others had coincidentally been there during the shooting and had gotten "caught up in the moment."  The shooting took place on Friday when 21-year-old 2

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2019-12-08 20:12:37



The Patriots lost out on a crucial touchdown and couldn't fight it because they had run out of challenges  

Elise Amendola/AP New England Patriots receiver N'Keal Harry scored a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs, but the referees ruled he stepped out of bounds before he got to the end zone. Replays showed Harry did not step out of bounds, but the play could not be reviewed because the Patriots were out of challenges and the referees had not ruled it a scoring play, which are automatically reviewed. The Patriots were out of challenges because they had used their challe

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2019-12-08 19:54:01



Miss Universe and Miss USA reveal how they did their makeup without any mirrors right before going onstage for the final competition  

Miss Universe/ LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP via Getty Images Miss Universe Catriona Gray and Miss USA Cheslie Kryst spoke to Insider about the chaos that happens behind the scenes of the major pageants.  The pair revealed that they didn't have mirrors to get ready after making the top 10 in the pageant, and that they only had minutes to practice with props before the swimsuit competitions.  The Miss Universe organization also shared footage of Gray getting ready for the pageant final w

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2019-12-08 19:24:00



8 details you may have missed in the 'Wonder Woman 1984' trailer  

Warner Bros. Warner Bros. released the first official trailer for next summer's Wonder Woman sequel on Sunday at Brazil's Comic-Con, CCXP. In addition to Gal Gadot's return as Diana Prince, Chris Pine is also back in "Wonder Woman: 1984" as Prince's love interest, Steve Trevor. You may be wondering how Pine can be back since his character presumably died in the first "Wonder Woman" film, but the trailer gives a big hint at how he could be back more than 60 years later and retaining his yout

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2019-12-08 18:47:00



Photos show how the winning gowns from the Miss Universe pageant have changed through the years  

Ethan Miller/CBS Photo Archive/Marcel Thomas/Getty Images Since the Miss Universe pageant started in 1952, contestants have walked across the stage in glamorous evening gowns and swimsuits.  When the competition first started, the winners were crowned in their swimsuits, but that changed in the '60s.  Ahead of the 2019 Miss Universe pageant on Sunday, here's a look back at some of the winning gowns over the years.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.  When it

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2019-12-08 18:23:46



An artist sold a banana duct-taped to the wall for $120,000. On Sunday, someone tore the fruit off the wall and ate it.  

Cindy Ord/Gettty Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan displayed a piece titled "Comedian" at the Art Basel Miami art fair this week. "Comedian" consists of a single banana duct-taped to a white wall. ArtNet's Sarah Cascone attended a VIP preview for Art Basel Miami and reported that the first edition of the piece sold for $120,000.  On Saturday, a performance artist ate the banana off the wall at Art Basel Miami. The next day, the gallery took down the "Comedian." Visit Insider's homepag

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2019-12-08 17:20:12



A man who got a 'Baby Yoda' meme tattoo explains what led him to that decision  

Tony Marchese/Instagram @newyorknico Among the many "Baby Yoda" tattoos going viral online is one of a very specific iteration of the meme – the "Baby Yerrrda," who is dressed in a New York Yankees cap, Timberlands, and a North Face jacket with Airpods. 31-year-old Tony Marchese told Insider that he got the tattoo from his best friend of 15 years, tattoo artist John Doughty, who drew the design in a traditional style after seeing the meme. "I'm from Long Island, everyone's like 'Oh, L

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2019-12-08 17:03:43



The FBI is now investigating the Pensacola Navy base shooting as act of terrorism  

Josh Brasted/Getty Images Authorities revealed that the shooting attack on Pensacola's Naval Air Station was being investigated as an act of terrorism after multiple reports. Three young service members were killed and eight people were injured when 21-year-old 2nd Lt. Mohammed Alshamrani of the Royal Saudi Air Force opened fire on the base.  Rachel Rojas, FBI special agent in charge, said at a Sunday news conference that authorities were reported to be probing the identified shooter's

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2019-12-08 16:57:42



The 'Wonder Woman' sequel is finally coming to theaters next summer. Here's the first trailer with Gal Gadot back as the superhero.  

Warner Bros. Warner Bros. revealed the first trailer for next year's Wonder Woman sequel, "Wonder Woman 1984," Sunday at Brazil's annual Comic Con event, CCXP.  Gal Gadot returns as superhero, Diana Prince, and director Patty Jenkins is back to direct.  Most surprising is that Chris Pine is somehow back as Prince's love interest, Steve Trevor, even though he seemingly died at the end of the first film that took place decades earlier in 1918. This time around Wonder Woman will fac

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2019-12-08 16:05:00



SpaceX Dragon spacecraft carried up 'mighty mice' and a new robot companion to the International Space Station  

REUTERS/NASA On Sunday morning, a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) in orbit. The spacecraft's re-supply mission carried up 5,700 pounds of gear to the ISS, including equipment for 38 different science experiments and a new robotic companion. Once of those experiments involves observing how genetically engineered "mighty mice" with twice the normal muscle mass respond to living in space. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. A S

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2019-12-08 15:44:16



At a pro-Israel conference, Trump told Jewish voters they'd vote for him to avoid a wealth tax  

Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images In a speech at a pro-Israel conference, President Donald Trump said Jewish voters should vote for him because they would "be out of business in about 15 minutes" otherwise. He also said that some Jewish people "don't love Israel enough." The crowd at the Israeli American Council national summit responded enthusiastically, chanting "four more years" and "12 more years" after Trump said some people say he wouldn't step down after two terms. Trump als

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2019-12-08 15:22:34



The equipment of 35 Chiefs' players was accidentally sent to New Jersey in a close call that would have made them forfeit their big game against the Patriots  

The Kansas City Chiefs accidentally sent team equipment to New Jersey after not unloading it in Massachusetts for their big game vs. the New England Patriots. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the equipment is expected to arrive on time for the 4:30 start, but if it had not, the Chiefs would have to forfeit. The game is a highly anticipated rematch of last year's AFC Championship. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Kansas City Chiefs accidentally sent equipment

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2019-12-08 14:58:11



An 18-year-old Californian who is already 6-foot-4 scored one of the knockouts of the weekend at the Ruiz Jr. vs. Joshua event  

Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images An 18-year-old from California scored one of the knockouts of the weekend when he finished his opponent in 98 seconds with a wicked right hand. The teenager, Diego Pacheco, has fought all eight of his professional fights in the last 12 months. He has already competed in iconic arenas like Madison Square Garden in New York, the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and now the purpose-built Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia. Pacheco has been called a prospect wi

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2019-12-08 14:53:48



49ers receiver Emmanuel Sanders throws a touchdown in awesome trick play during wild shootout vs. Saints  

via Fox/NFL The New Orleans Saints and San Francisco 49ers combined to score seven touchdowns in the first 24 minutes of their Week 14 game. The most exciting was a trick play by the 49ers that saw receiver Emmanuel Sanders throw a falling, 35-yard touchdown to running back Raheem Mostert. In what many expected to be a defensive battle in a possible NFC Championship preview, the two teams instead got into an early shootout. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The first h

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2019-12-08 14:29:38



Sesame Street 'Oscar the Grouch' and 'Big Bird' puppeteer Caroll Spinney has died at age 85  

Robin Marchant/Getty Images for SiriusXM Caroll Spinney, known for voicing Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch in his nearly 50-year career on "Sesame Street," died at the age of 85.  Spinney began voicing the two major Muppets from their inception in 1969 when he was 36, and performed them almost exclusively into his 80s on the kids' television show before retiring in 2018. "I may be the most unknown famous person in America," Spinney said in his 2003 memoir. "It's the bird that's famous."

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2019-12-08 14:22:36



Trump reportedly uses unsecured phone lines. Cybersecurity experts explain why those are 'so easy to hack it's scary.'  

White House President Donald Trump reportedly uses unsecured phones for White House business, rather than encrypted phone services intended for top government officials, according to a recent Washington Post report. Business Insider spoke to cybersecurity experts about how hackers can gain access to phone conversations on unsecured devices. Unsecured phones are an easy target for hackers, according to the experts, who said they are "so easy to hack it's scary." Visit Business Insider's hom

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2019-12-08 14:06:58



Collaborators and industry heavyweights react to the shocking death of Juice Wrld  

David Wolff - Patrick/Redferns Rapper Juice Wrld has reportedly died after suffering a seizure at Chicago's Midway Airport early Sunday morning. The shocking news comes less than a week after the rapper's 21st birthday and after his year-long meteoric rise from SoundCloud to collaborations with some of music's biggest stars.  Some of the rapper's fellow celebrities like Zedd, Ellie Goulding, and Action Bronson took to Twitter to express their grief over the loss.  Visit Insider's

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2019-12-08 13:51:24



These are all the cool bikes I saw at the 2019 New York Motorcycle show  

Matthew DeBord/BI The 2019 New York Motorcycle Show runs through Sunday, December 8, at the Javits Center in Manhattan. On display are bikes from Harley-Davidson, Indian, Royal Enfield, Honda, BMW, Kawasaki, Suzuki, and other brands. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. You still have one more day to check out the New York motorcycle show, which runs through Sunday at the Javits Center in Manhattan. I swung by a press preview last week and spent a few hours, as I do every

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2019-12-08 13:45:27



Jameis Winston threw his 21st interception of the season on his first pass attempt of the day  

Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP Jameis Winston threw an interception against the Indianapolis Colts on the very first pass of the game. Winston now has an NFL-leading 21 interceptions on the season, as turnovers continue to be a major problem for the 2015 No. 1 pick. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Jameis Winston added to his NFL-leading interception count on Sunday on his first pass of the game. On first-and-10, with just over 30 seconds elapsed in the first quarter, Winston

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2019-12-08 13:35:13



The only difference between regular and high-yield savings that matters is the one that earns you 20 times more on your money  

LOUISE BEAUMONT/Getty Images High-yield savings accounts and standard savings accounts are more similar than they are different.  They're both offered by banks, federally regulated, and liquid. The main difference is that high-yield savings accounts earn up to 20 times more interest, with interest rates generally between 1.5% and 2%.  That interest rate means high-yield savings are almost always a better choice than traditional savings for money you'll need within the next few ye

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2019-12-08 13:30:00



A challenge that has students lobbing footballs into trashcans for $100K in tuition highlights the dark depths of the student debt crisis  

Youtube Since 2008, US-based soda company Dr Pepper has sponsored an annual tuition giveaway contest. During the halftime of each of the five College Football Conference Championship games, two contestants go head-to-head throwing footballs into giant inflatable Dr Pepper cans.  The winners take home $100,000 to go towards their future educational endeavors. Though Dr Pepper is awarding a total of $1 million in this year's giveaway, many social media users are unhappy about the nature

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2019-12-08 13:06:17



A Swiss cagefighter hit his opponent with strikes so powerful it stiffened his body, knocking him out in an instant  

Twitter / AD Sports TV Kevin Ruart won his welterweight fight in brutal fashion at the BRAVE CF event in South Africa on Saturday. Ruart hit his opponent, Ibrahim Mane, with a combination of punches so powerful he was knocked out on his feet. Mane's body stiffened completely before falling awkwardly against the fence of the cage. Even though Mane was clearly unable to continue, Ruart hit him with three more punches. The referee then stepped in to wave the bout off. It was over. Watch the

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2019-12-08 12:35:13



CIT Bank has one of the best high-yield savings accounts available, and you only need $100 a month to make it worth your while  

hobo_018/Getty A high-yield savings account is the best place to save for short-term goals, like an emergency fund or upcoming travel. CIT Bank's Savings Builder account rewards accountholders who set up an auto-deposit of at least $100 a month — or maintain a balance of $25,000 or more — with its top APY of 1.85%. The account also has no monthly maintenance fees and allows mobile check deposit via its app. If you're serious about saving for any type of goal, CIT Bank's high-yi

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2019-12-08 12:30:00



The College Football Playoff bracket is set and Oklahoma is in  

LSU is the top seed in the College Football Playoff and will face Oklahoma in one of the semifinal games. Ohio State and Clemson will face each other in the other semifinal. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The College Football Playoff bracket was unveiled by ESPN and there weren't any big surprises. Oklahoma picked up the final spot after their win over Baylor in the Big 12 Championship Game, Utah's loss to Oregon in the Pac-12 Championship Game, and Georgia's loss

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2019-12-08 12:26:25



House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler says a jury would convict Trump 'in about 3 minutes flat'  

Olivier Douliery / AFP, Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said on CNN's "State of the Union" that lawmakers have a "very rock-solid case" in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Nadler said the committee had seen valuable testimony from "public-spirited, patriotic people in the CIA, the Pentagon, the White House itself, who came forward and defied the president's orders and testified." Trump also sounded off on impeachment Sunday morning,

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2019-12-08 12:22:28



Fox News dedicated a segment to QAnon, and supporters of the conspiracy theory are happy for the attention  

Screenshot Twitter/@travis_view Fox News' Jesse Watters did a segment explaining the conspiracy theory QAnon, and his neutral-to-positive spin on the topic was well-received by its supporters online. "Q," the figure at the center of the popular but easily discredited theory, even posted that the "Watters' World" segment "generates awareness." The QAnon theory encapsulates a number of pervasive conspiracies, but at its core involves the idea that President Donald Trump is secretly working to

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2019-12-08 12:03:42



'This a trap that Giuliani and Trump literally walked into': Russia may know more about the Ukraine scandal than we do  

White House The Russian government may know more than Congress and the US public about President Donald Trump's pressure campaign in Ukraine, thanks to Trump and his lawyer Rudy Giuliani's frequent use of unsecured devices. The Washington Post reported on Friday that the phones Trump and Giuliani use to communicate with each other were likely vulnerable to infiltration by Russian intelligence. Giuliani may have become a target of Russian intelligence in the early days of Trump's presidency

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2019-12-08 12:02:00



How Nancy Pelosi went from scoffing at the idea of impeaching Trump to leading the charge to remove him  

Scott J. Applewhite/AP House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has dramatically shifted her position on impeachment over the last nine months. On Thursday, after weeks of public hearings, Pelosi officially announced House Democrats would draft articles of impeachment.  After months of resisting the loud pro-impeachment voices in her caucus, Pelosi's rhetoric on the momentous move has grown sharp and decisive. She's arguing that she has only one option.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for m

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2019-12-08 12:02:00



The 39 most awe-inspiring scientific discoveries of the decade include the 'God particle,' the first image of a black hole, and the ability to edit the human genome  

Carl Knox, OzGrav ARC Centre of Excellence Astronomers, anthropologists, geologists, and many other scientists have made mind-boggling breakthroughs in the last 10 years. Some highlights include work that produced the first image of a black hole, traced what happened to the Neanderthals, and discovered potentially habitable planets outside our solar system. These are 39 of the biggest scientific accomplishments of the decade. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  In

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2019-12-08 11:40:15



A UFC heavyweight was winning every round until he got hit with a punch so hard it left his lip hanging off his face, then lost by knockout  

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Alistair Overeem was hit with a punch so hard it burst a hole in his face. The heavyweight was winning every round of his UFC on ESPN 7 fight in Washington DC, but then lost by knockout in the final seconds. His opponent, Jairzinho Rozenstruik hit him with an overhand right that left his lip in need of medical attention and stitches. Overeem said after the fight that the stoppage was early and that he could have continued. You can see photo

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2019-12-08 06:16:49



Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will break 6 royal traditions on their first Christmas without the royal family  

Dominic Lipinski - WPA Pool/Getty Images The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are set to break some major royal Christmas traditions as they spend their first holiday season without the Queen and the rest of the royal family.  The couple has spent every Christmas at the Queen's Sandringham Estate since they got engaged in 2017.  This year, Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, and their son Archie will spend the holiday with the duchess' mother, Doria Ragland, likely at her home in LA.  Wi

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2019-12-08 06:15:00



Here is the gossip we heard at Uber's Christmas party in London, where it faces an imminent ban  

Uber Uber held its annual company holiday party Wednesday night, and Business Insider went along to say hello. Uber faces an imminent ban on operating in London. Insiders at the party don't think the ban will happen anytime soon. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Uber's London headquarters held its annual company holiday drinks-'n'-canapes party Wednesday night at the Groucho Club in Soho, and Business Insider went along to say hello. Needless to say, there was one ex

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2019-12-08 06:00:00



3 statistics show why Anthony Joshua was able to beat Andy Ruiz Jr. so easily second time around  

Photo by Valery Sharifulin\TASS via Getty Images Anthony Joshua easily beat Andy Ruiz Jr. in a world heavyweight championship rematch on Saturday. Combat sport statistician Compubox highlighted three statistics that help explain Joshua's victory. He relied on his jab, boxed at range, and minimized Andy Ruiz Jr.'s punch output. These are things he did not do in the first fight, a knockout loss, six months ago. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Anthony Joshua was easily

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2019-12-08 05:42:22



Trump showed off 2 convicted and charged war criminals at a secretive Republican fundraiser in Florida, report says  

Associated Press President Donald Trump brought on stage one convicted and one accused war criminal at a highly secretive GOP fundraiser in Florida on Saturday night, the Miami Herald reported. The president debuted former US Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance and former US Army Maj. Mathew Golsteyn at the Statesman's Dinner in Aventura, the Herald said. The event was highly secretive, with attendees having to store their cellphones in locked cases before entering, and reporters not allowed in, the

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2019-12-08 05:30:19



I spent 2 days at The Dubai Mall, one of the world's largest shopping malls, which is so big it contains an aquarium — but I kept getting too lost to actually enjoy the shopping  

The Dubai Mall is one of the biggest shopping centers in the world. I found that I couldn't get to grips with it even after two different visits over two separate days, and even when I used the mall's own app to navigate. But I did find that it was filled with entertainment options to break up the shopping, like selfie rooms and a giant aquarium. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. The Dubai Mall is the world's biggest shopping mall by land area, and I was curious to see what i

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2019-12-08 05:22:00



Netflix denied blocking a viewer on Twitter after he publicly spoiled the plot of a new show from the streaming giant  

Netflix Netflix has denied a claim it blocked a Twitter user for spoiling the plot of one of its upcoming shows. Netflix shared the trailer for "Messiah" on Tuesday, asking followers: "Who do you think he is?" A Twitter user called "Muعad" posted a thread explaining how it was clearly a rip of the Islamic tale of al-Massih ad-Dajjal, meaning "deceiver Messiah." Twitter users identifying themselves as Muslims aware of the story rolled their eyes at the streaming giant after Muعad posted s...

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2019-12-08 05:06:00



The founder of $1 billion self-driving truck firm TuSimple says human truckers having to spend hours on the road is a 'tarnish on the glory of humanity'  

Courtesy of TuSimple The founder of self-driving truck firm TuSimple, Xiaodi Hou, says that truck drivers being required to work long hours on the road is a "tarnish on the glory of humanity." Hou was responding to a question about human truckers who fear that automated trucking might lose them their jobs. TuSimple, which is valued at over $1 billion, develops tech to automate long-haul truck journeys without human intervention needed, though its vehicles still have a human as a failsafe.

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2019-12-08 05:00:00



A Dutch company that makes inflatable bathtubs with cupholders and headrests is shipping them to the US and Australia  

Tubble The Dutch startup Tubble makes inflatable bathtubs. Founder Arnoud Kuipers has been working on the project for five years and is now shipping the tubs to the United States and Australia. The Tubble comes with an inflatable headrest, an extra-thick bubbled bottom, and a cup holder. Kuipers says some customers are using the baths as birthing pools. Others are filling them with ice to soothe sore muscles. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Over the last five years, the Dutc

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2019-12-08 05:00:00



Mysterious automated calls, vanished relatives, and sinister Facebook comments: How China intimidates Uighurs who don't even live in the country  

OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images China is waging a widespread, coordinated mass crackdown on its Uighur Muslim minority. Though the brutal campaign is most active in the western Chinese region of Xinjiang, the Uighurs' homeland, many Uighurs abroad say they have also been targeted by Chinese agents. Members of the Uighur diaspora described receiving mysterious automated calls, eerie Facebook comments, and being threatened by Mandarin Chinese speakers in real life. Uighurs abroad have also discov

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2019-12-08 03:34:00



The 25 wildest, most audacious outfits Nicki Minaj has ever worn  

Christopher Polk/Getty Images Nicki Minaj has never been shy when it comes to flaunting her fashion choices.  The rapper, whose lyrics are often as controversial as her outfits, has raised eyebrows not only for her music video style, but also on the red carpet.  Minaj ensures her accessories are just as bold as her clothing, from crazy Marge Simpson-esque wigs to fried chicken bone necklaces.  To celebrate the singer's 37th birthday, Insider has rounded up 28 of the popstar'

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2019-12-08 03:01:00



Greek Stocks Are Rising from the Ashes  

Ten years after Greece stared down a deep depression and an IMF default, the country's economy is coming back, and Greek stocks are rising from the ashes. Today, Wealth Daily contributor Samuel Taube looks at the nation's financial prospects.

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2019-12-08 00:00:00



At least 34 are dead after a fire ripped through a building in a New Delhi market  

YouTube/NDTV At least 34 people died on Sunday in a major fire in central New Delhi, India, a doctor in a government-run hospital said. Fire Services chief Atul Garg said the blaze was put out by 25 fire trucks and the rescue operation completed. He said that 56 people had been moved out of the area. Another 15 people were being treated for burns or smoke inhalation. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. NEW DELHI (AP) — At least 34 people died on Sunday in a major fire that

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2019-12-07 23:59:23



Authorities are reportedly investigating whether the Pensacola Navy base gunman posted anti-American tweets before the deadly shooting  

US Navy/Patrick Nichols/Handout via Reuters Investigators are reportedly looking into anti-American tweets sent shortly before a deadly shooting on Friday at a Navy base in Pensacola, Florida. Three victims were killed in the attack and authorities fatally shot the gunman, whom authorities have identified as a Saudi national named Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani who was training in the US. The SITE Intelligence Group said the tweets contained words that echoed Osama Bin Laden, though they did not

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2019-12-07 23:21:16



The 2 US Navy sailors being hailed as heroes in the Pensacola shooting were fresh out of military training  

Facebook Two slain US service members who have been hailed for their perseverance during the mass shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida recently finished their introductory training in the Navy. Family members of two of the reported victims, Joshua Watson and Mohammed Haitham, say they were notified that the men tried assisting authorities during the shooting. Both service members had recently graduated from their respective introductory training stations. A previous incident

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2019-12-07 22:36:07



The Pensacola Navy base shooter reportedly used a loophole to buy his gun legally  

Getty Images/Josh Brasted The Saudi national who fatally shot three people at a Florida Navy base on Friday bought his gun legally even though people designated as "nonimmigrant aliens" are not typically allowed to do so, NBC News reported. But the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says there are exceptions for those with a valid hunting license or permit, and those from "a friendly foreign government entering the United States on official law enforcement business." NBC Ne

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2019-12-07 22:10:37



A top Trump health appointee reportedly tried to get taxpayers to reimburse her for $47,000 in jewelry that got stolen from a rented SUV  

Associated Press/Julio Cortez A top Trump health appointee requested that taxpayers cover roughly $47,000 worth of jewelry and other luxury items that were stolen as she traveled for work, Politico reported. Seema Verma, the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, reportedly had her luggage stolen from a rented SUV in July 2018 during a trip to San Francisco. The items included $2,000 worth of clothes, a $325 moisturizer, $349 noise-cancelling headphones, and an Iva

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2019-12-07 21:04:02



Andy Ruiz Jr. says he lost his world titles to Anthony Joshua because he was undertrained, overweight, and partied for 3 months  

Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Andy Ruiz Jr. failed to defend his world titles, losing all the belts to Anthony Joshua in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, on Saturday. Ruiz Jr. blamed himself for defeat at the post-fight press conference. He told the media he was undertrained, overweight, and partied for too many months following his upset win earlier in the year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Andy Ruiz Jr. says he lost his world titles to Anthony Joshua because he

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2019-12-07 20:36:17



Trump and his team are going out of their way to tell everyone how sorry Saudi Arabia is about the shooting at a Florida naval base  

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst A member of the Saudi military killed three people and injured seven others when he opened fire at Naval Air Station Pensacola Friday, authorities said. In the wake of the shooting, President Donald Trump and other members of his administration have been repeatedly telling the public how "devastated" Saudi Arabia is about what happened. Trump said Saturday that the Saudi leadership would somehow be involved in taking care of the families affected by the shooting. Vis

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2019-12-07 19:30:52



Former Rep. Katie Hill says the wave of harassment she faced after alleged revenge porn leak left her contemplating suicide  

Former Rep. Katie Hill wrote a piece in The New York Times about the fallout from her resignation from Congress. In October, media outlets published leaked nude photos of Hill. She also admitted to having had a relationship with one of her campaign staffers, though she denied a separate allegation of having a relationship with her legislative director. "In the days leading up to my resignation, my life was just like everyone's worst nightmare," Hill wrote. Hill said she struggled with su

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2019-12-07 17:30:00



A nervous Anthony Joshua exorcised his New York humiliation by outboxing Andy Ruiz Jr. to win his world titles back in style  

Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Anthony Joshua just became a two-time heavyweight world champion. The British fighter overcame nervous moments to defeat Andy Ruiz Jr. on Saturday, December 7 at the Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia. With a jabbing strategy, Joshua out-pointed Ruiz Jr. and reclaimed his world title belts. After the win, Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn called him the king. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Anthony Joshua reclaimed his world heavyweigh

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2019-12-07 17:25:29



How Nathan's Famous turned one hot dog stand on Coney Island into a household name  

Nathan Handwerker opened Nathan's Famous hot-dog stand on Coney Island, New York, in 1916. That same year, launched a hot-dog-eating contest to publicize his restaurant. The contest started with only a dozen people, but has turned into an internationally recognized event watched by thousands of people around the world. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is a full transcript of this video. - Jake Gabbard: Quick to make and easy on the wallet, hot dogs are a fast way to

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2019-12-07 17:02:00



A New Testament-themed video game will put players in the shoes of Jesus Christ himself, and it just released a trailer  

Screenshot Twitter/@IGN There's a new video game coming soon on Steam that puts the player in the shoes (or sandals) of Jesus Christ himself. "I Am Jesus Christ," as it is so aptly titled, is a forthcoming godly simulation set in the New Testament. As shown in the game's trailer, players are given many of the same abilities bestowed upon Jesus in the Bible, including the ability to heal others, multiply fish, and calm stormy seas. There's also a tantalizing peek at the level where Jesus is

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2019-12-07 16:32:33



Over 500 law professors say Trump engaged in 'impeachable conduct' in his dealings with Ukraine  

AP Photo/Evan Vucci Over 500 legal scholars signed an open letter stating President Donald Trump engaged in "impeachable conduct" in his dealings with Ukraine.  The letter said there's "overwhelming evidence that President Trump betrayed his oath of office by seeking to use presidential power to pressure a foreign government to help him distort an American election." The scholars said both chambers of Congress "would be acting well within their constitutional powers" if they ultimately

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2019-12-07 16:17:30



This non-surgical hair replacement uses real human hair  

 There is no surgery involved with these hair replacements. Hairstylist Phil Ring applies replacements that are made out of real human hair. Replacements applied with adhesive can last three to four weeks, while ones applied with tape last one week. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. See Also:These diamond rings move to reveal surprise designsA look inside Sephora's $45 Advent calendarComparing $3 vs. $23 glitter primer to see which is the best for your money

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2019-12-07 15:52:00



Top US Marine says young troops should not be blamed for using TikTok, responsibility is with senior leaders  

US Marine Corps/Cpl. Patrick Mahoney Gen. David Berger, the US Marine Corps commandant, said concerns over a service members' use of Chinese-owned apps like TikTok should be directed against the military's leadership, rather than the individual troops. Speaking at the Reagan National Defense Forum in Simi Valley, California on Saturday morning, Berger said the younger generation of troops had a "clearer view" of the technology "than most people give them credit for." Foreign-owned apps like

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2019-12-07 15:34:31



Shoppers are lighting up social media over Bath & Body Works 'Candle Day,' which posters say crashed the chain's website  

Barbara Haddock Taylor/Baltimore Sun/Tribune News Service via Getty Images Bath & Body Works' annual Candle Day sale lit up Twitter on Saturday. Some triumphant posters showed off their fragrant purchases on social media. Others brought up issues with the bath chain's website or expressed disbelief at shoppers waking up early for the sale.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Bath & Body Works shoppers took to the web to shine a light on the chain's annual C

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2019-12-07 15:25:08



A viral video of social media star Brother Nature allegedly being assaulted by a Miami drug dealer uncovers the darker aspects of internet fame  

Photo by Marco Garcia/Getty Images for Karmagawa, Screenshot Twitter/@JoshPescatore Social media star Kelvin Peña, known online as Brother Nature, confirmed Saturday on Twitter that videos were circulating online of him being assaulted at a restaurant in Miami, Florida. Peña wrote "I know there's a video out of me getting jumped, everyone in the pizza shop literally just watched, with their phones out, and did nothing. Oh well 🤷🏽‍♂️" Another Twitter use...

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2019-12-07 15:18:29



A man who left work 10 years ago says a single meeting with a financial planner made retirement 'so much better'  

PeopleImages/Getty Dennis Friedman retired 10 years ago, at age 58. Like many retirees, he found himself obsessing over his investment portfolio and spending habits, he wrote in an article published by Humble Dollar. About a year ago, Friedman hired a financial planner to help with his drawdown strategy and he's never felt more confident about his money. He advises other retirees to follow his lead. "With this new mindset, everything in life seems so much better," he wrote.  SmartAsse

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2019-12-07 14:30:00



Ask yourself these 2 questions to decide between a job that's more prestigious and a job that's more fulfilling  

Business InsiderGetty Images It can be difficult to choose between two job offers, especially if one company has prestige and the other doesn't.  Prestige and a lucrative salary can become less appealing further into your career, but how you ultimately decide depends on your personal and professional goals. The two questions to ask yourself are: "What's the trade-off in each opportunity?" and "Are you willing to take risks?" Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. 

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2019-12-07 14:17:00



5 of the best and 5 of the worst Netflix original thrillers of the year  

Netflix Netflix released a number of original thrillers this year, but not all of them have been a hit with critics. Critics enjoyed haunting flicks like "I Am Mother" and "The Perfection." On the other hand, they widely panned thrillers like "Polar" and "The Red Sea Diving Resort." Visit Insider's homepage for more. Netflix released a limited amount of original thrillers this year, and they've received mixed reviews across the board. Here are some of the best and worst Netflix origina

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2019-12-07 14:03:00



Suspect in deadly shooting at Florida naval base hosted a dinner party to watch mass shooting videos before the attack  

Photo by Josh Brasted/Getty Images The suspect in the deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida, a Saudi military service member in the US for training, held a dinner party before the attack to watch mass shooting videos, a US official told the Associated Press. During the attack, another Saudi student, one of three who attended the party, reportedly filmed the shooting at the US naval base while two others watched from a car. Ten Saudi students have reportedly been detained

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2019-12-07 13:25:38



The LA Times joined the growing group of major papers calling for Trump's impeachment  

Reuters The Los Angeles Times editorial board on Saturday called for President Donald Trump's impeachment. Less than a week after the impeachment inquiry transitioned into a new phase in the House Judiciary Committee, the Times' editorial board wrote: "We've seen enough. Trump should be impeached." A growing list of major newspapers are publicly calling for Trump's impeachment, while criticizing his dealings with Ukraine and efforts to stonewall the impeachment inquiry. Visit Business Insi

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2019-12-07 13:07:49



Jeffree Star Cosmetics reimbursed disappointed fans who received stickers in mystery boxes instead of an exclusive cosmetic item  

Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage, Screenshot Instagram/@jeffreestarcosmetics Jeffree Star Cosmetics has issued refunds to everyone who purchased a $20 Mini Holiday Edition Mystery Box during the brand's Black Friday sale after some fans were disappointed to receive stickers. The mystery boxes offered tiered options, but each option was advertised to include at least one "exclusive mystery cosmetic item."  However, once the mini boxes started to arrive, fans realized that they contain

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2019-12-07 13:05:30



A North Carolina town canceled its annual Christmas parade over concerns of 'outside agitators' amid controversy over Confederate group  

Joe Raedle/Getty Images The North Carolina town of Wake Forest has canceled its longstanding Christmas parade. The town released a statement saying that police officials feared an influx of protestors descending on the event to support or oppose the inclusion of a Sons of Confederate Veterans group in the parade. The statement says that the decision was made "over concerns about public safety." "It's an unfortunate consequence of what happens when outside agitators make it known they will

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2019-12-07 12:50:39



7 smart things to do now to make the holidays more affordable next year  

Sally Anscombe/Getty Images Let's face it: The holidays can be financially stressful. But, there's lots you can do to recover and get ahead, from making your money earn more with a high-yield savings account to visiting a financial planner. Setting up automatic transfers for saving, paying off debt, and meeting with a financial planner could all help make next year's holiday season less financially stressful.  Read more personal finance coverage.  The holidays aren't always so

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2019-12-07 12:30:00



'The Irishman' is a fictionalized true crime story about the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa, a mystery that still hasn't been solved  

Detroit Free Press/Contributor/Getty Images Long-time International Brotherhood of Teamsters boss, James "Jimmy" Hoffa, went missing in 1975.  While theories surrounding his disappearance are still circulating today, the case has been described as one of America's greatest unsolved mysteries. Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman" starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Joe Pesci, among many other legendary actors, is a fictionalized account of Hoffa's disappearance from the point of view of

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2019-12-07 12:29:59



A small New York City shop is now serving Japanese-inspired egg salad and katsu sandwiches  

Otaku Katsu serves Japanese-style comfort food. The chef and owners are keeping the menu small to focus on quality classics they know and love. Their best sellers are the traditional tamago katsu and the BEC Katsu, a twist on the classic. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video. Herrine Ro: If you left me here, just alone, for five minutes, I would polish this off, easy. Hi, guys. It's Herrine. So, today, we are in front of Otaku Katsu. It is a

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2019-12-07 12:02:00



These diamond rings move to reveal surprise designs  

Jewelry influencer Tracey Ellison of @thediamondsgirl travels the world looking for unique jewelry. We put together five of the most fascinating rings from her travels. Highlights include the Glenn Spiro signature Reveal Ring, which twists open to reveal gorgeous jewels, and a Van Cleef & Arpels ring that flips over to reveal an onyx underside. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.  See Also:A small New York City shop is now serving Japanese-inspired egg salad and katsu sandw

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2019-12-07 11:52:00



Pensacola shooting victim saved 'countless lives' during attack, brother says  

Facebook Four people, including the gunman, were killed in a shooting at a US naval base on Friday morning. The shooting locked down Naval Air Station Pensacola before authorities announced the attack was over within approximately 50 minutes.  A 23-year-old US Naval Academy graduate was the first identified victim from the attack. Joshua Kaleb Watson has been identified as one of the victims of a shooting at the Naval Air Station Pensacola, CBS News reported.  The 23-year-old

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2019-12-07 11:41:11



The US is being run by a government that no longer represents the people  

Bryan Woolston/Getty Images Americans overwhelmingly support a number of policy proposals, such as background checks for all gun owners and paid maternity leave. But those incredibly popular proposals are not being put into practice by our politicians. That's because those in power — including the Senate, courts, and White House — represent a small minority of the country's population and are unduly influenced by special interests. It is unsustainable. Michael Gordon is a long

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2019-12-07 11:38:00



The Southwest Priority card is one of the most value-packed airline credit cards around — one benefit alone cancels out $75 of the annual fee  

Alyssa Powell/Business Insider If you fly Southwest Airlines even once or twice a year, the Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority Credit Card offers major benefits that can improve your flying experience and save you some money. Every year you'll get a $75 travel credit and 7,500 Rapid Rewards points, plus up to four upgraded boarding slots. It earns 2 points per dollar spent on Southwest flights and at its hotel and rental car partners, and 1 point per dollar spent everywhere else. The card al

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2019-12-07 11:27:00



Having a baby forced me to confront my mortality, but spending $6.50 a month on life insurance means I don't lose sleep over it  

Courtesy Becky Kleanthous When I was pregnant with my daughter, I found myself worrying constantly about how I was going to protect her. I bought products — like a doppler to listen to her fetal heartbeat — that would keep her safe and healthy once she was born, but I realized that my family might not be able to survive without my income if I were to die suddenly. To get some peace of mind, I bought a life insurance policy for about $130,000 — just enough to cover grief co

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2019-12-07 11:11:00



There's a new 'OK, Boomer' beer on the market, just in time for the gift-giving season  

Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images, Screenshot Twitter/@dogfishbeer The meme "ok boomer" has taken on a life of its own, manifesting merchandise and even a book about the generational divide. Now, there's an "OK, boomer" beer brew thanks to Dogfish Head Brewery, located in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. The brewpub exclusive is a 7% ABV "winter warmer beer concept" brewed with a spice blend that includes cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, and star anise, along with house-toasted walnut flour and kil

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2019-12-07 11:10:48



Only one cryptocurrency is outperforming bitcoin this year — and its exchange has pioneered the practice of destroying coins every quarter  

David Gray/Reuters Binance Coin, or BNB, is the only major cryptocurrency outperforming bitcoin this year, but its namesake exchange is facing new concerns around increased competition, police raid rumors, and its "burning" practice. The Binance exchange faced new scrutiny after it said in November it has no "fixed offices in Shanghai or China" following reports of a police raid in the country, Bloomberg first reported. The exchange also destroys, or "burns," a portion of BNB coins in circu

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2019-12-07 11:03:00



A new hospitality company claims to combine the best parts of hotels and apartments. I spent the night in one of their NYC units — here's why I think it's going to change the way people travel.  

Katie Warren/Business Insider Sonder is an apartment-rental company that claims to combine the best parts of a hotel and a private home. It's one of several new hybrid companies like Lyric and Blueground that combine elements of hotels and apartment rentals. Unlike Airbnb, which is mainly made up of individuals renting out their homes, Sonder leases and manages its own rentals, which are licensed as hotels. Sonder has 9,000 properties in cities including New York, Chicago, W

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2019-12-07 10:53:00



THEN AND NOW: What the world's greatest soccer stars looked like at the start of their careers  

Getty/John Walton/AP/Manu Fernandez/Getty/Adam Davy Some of the world's biggest soccer stars are approaching the end of their careers. Lionel Messi is 32, Cristiano Ronaldo 34, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic is 38.  As we enter the new decade, Business Insider has taken a look back at what some of the globe's most famous players looked like as youngsters. Find out who has changed the most over time below.  Read more of our soccer coverage here. Visit Business Insider's homepage for mor

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2019-12-07 05:41:00



The biggest lottery winners and losers around the world in the last decade  

Youtube/Pennsylvania Lottery/Antena 3 Noticias The last decade boasted some of the biggest lottery wins of all time. In 2016, a whopping $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot was won in the US — the world's biggest ever jackpot.  Elsewhere in the world, the Spanish Christmas lottery holds the record for the biggest payout, offering total prize money of over 2 billion euros ($2.2 billion) Unfortunately, there are also downsides to coming into large amounts of money so publicly, includ

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2019-12-07 05:08:00



24 people have been killed by terrorists who went through government 'deradicalization' programs, showing why these efforts are crucially flawed  

Associated Press Three of the UK's most recent terror attacks were conducted by people who were on "deradicalization" programs. Deradicalization is a controversial counter-terror measure where terrorists, or those believed to be at risk of radicalization, get counselling to change or reject their extremist views. "Hard" approaches focus on squashing extremist ideas, while "soft" approaches rely on community and grassroots methods to turn people away from extremist behaviour towards a meanin

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2019-12-07 04:21:33



Boris Johnson's Conservatives believe Labour's 'red wall' is crumbling in the key North West battlegrounds he needs for victory  

Peter Powell - Pool/Getty Images The Conservatives believe they are in course for a historic victory thanks to growing support in the North West of England. Business Insider spoke to candidates and voters in the key election battleground of Cumbria. Polls suggest they are both set to elect Conservative MPs at the December 12 election. The Labour Party is fighting to keep hold of Workington and Barrow & Furness. Brexit, the nuclear industry, and declining economies dominate doorstep co

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2019-12-07 03:45:00



New advertisement for Ryan Reynolds' Aviation Gin trolls the widely-mocked Peloton holiday ad  

Screenshot Twitter/YouTube Actor Ryan Reynolds shared a cheeky advertisement for his gin label Aviation Gin, and one of the actresses may look familiar. On Friday evening, Reynolds tweeted the ad with a simple caption: "Exercise bike not included." The gin advertisement is the latest response to Peloton's much-derided holiday ad, which featured a husband giving his wife the $2,000 stationary bike for Christmas and follows her documenting her year-long transformation. Watch the ad below. V

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2019-12-07 00:29:33



Please Enjoy This Bowl Of Posts — See Also  

WE KNOW WE ALREADY MENTIONED THIS: But if you haven't read the "bowl of dicks" story, do yourself a favor. IN OTHER NEWS: Have you read about the judge accused of running threesomes with staff? DISGRACED JUDGE ALEX KOZINSKI'S REHABILITATION TOUR IS IN FULL SWING: I mean, his protege Brett Kavanaugh allegedly tried to rape somebody and nothing has happened to him, so while dismayed, I can't be surprised. CLASS ACTION AGAINST JONES DAY?: Plaintiffs in gender discrimination want class st

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2019-12-06 23:18:44



After Taking Heat Last Year, Paul Weiss Spent 2019 Providing Firms A Blueprint For Improving Diversity  

It's time to put a little more heat on the rest of Biglaw to be a little more like Paul Weiss.

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2019-12-06 22:44:18



This Biting Line Reveals The Truth About Law School  

Where's the lie?

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2019-12-06 22:16:25



Billy Magnussen is set to reprise his role in an 'Aladdin' spinoff. Meanwhile, lead actor Mena Massoud revealed he hasn't had 'a single audition' since the movie was released.  

Reuters Actor Billy Magnussen is set to reprise his role as Prince Anders in a spinoff of the live-action 'Aladdin' for Disney Plus. Meanwhile, actor Mena Massoud, who played the titular character in the billion-dollar grossing live-action remake, said in an interview with The Daily Beast that he hasn't had "a single audition" since "Aladdin" came out. Massoud is currently starring in Hulu's "Reprisal" playing gang member Ethan Hart. A sequel to the live-action remake is reportedly in plann

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2019-12-06 22:03:52






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