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  • A 28-year-old who paid off $102,000 in student loans used the debt snowball method to 'make her loans fair' By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    A 28-YEAR-OLD WHO PAID OFF $102,000 IN STUDENT LOANS USED THE DEBT SNOWBALL METHOD TO 'MAKE HER LOANS FAIR'

    Mandy Velez graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2013 with $75,000 in debt. She calculated that if she made monthly payments...

  • Israel, Russia, and the US are in a diplomatic standoff over a 26-year-old woman smuggling 9 and a half grams of marijuana By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    ISRAEL, RUSSIA, AND THE US ARE IN A DIPLOMATIC STANDOFF OVER A 26-YEAR-OLD WOMAN SMUGGLING 9 AND A HALF GRAMS OF MARIJUANA

    A 26-year-old American-Israeli woman who was arrested at a Moscow airport with nine and a half grams of marijuana in April was sentenced...

  • Why giant squid, the once mythical kraken of the deep, are still mystifying scientists 150 years after they were discovered By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    WHY GIANT SQUID, THE ONCE MYTHICAL KRAKEN OF THE DEEP, ARE STILL MYSTIFYING SCIENTISTS 150 YEARS AFTER THEY WERE DISCOVERED

    Giant squid, or the Architeuthis, might be the most mysterious beasts in the ocean, if not the world. In June, a NOAA expedition captured...

    World
  • Tesla has always struggled to build cars. Now that critical fundamental is really hurting its business By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    TESLA HAS ALWAYS STRUGGLED TO BUILD CARS. NOW THAT CRITICAL FUNDAMENTAL IS REALLY HURTING ITS BUSINESS

    Tesla has always struggled to meet auto-industry standards for its manufacturing processes; CEO Elon Musk has called this "production...

    Industry
  • I'm a New Yorker who just spent a day alone at the State Fair of Texas. Here's what I saw walking around birthing barns and butter sculptures By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    I'M A NEW YORKER WHO JUST SPENT A DAY ALONE AT THE STATE FAIR OF TEXAS. HERE'S WHAT I SAW WALKING AROUND BIRTHING BARNS AND BUTTER SCULPTURES

    I'm a lifelong New Yorker who recently visited Texas and spent a day at the biggest state fair in the US. Butter sculpting was disappointing,...

  • I had to take on credit-card debt for my dog's first emergency, but my new high-yield savings account keeps me from ever having to do it again By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    I HAD TO TAKE ON CREDIT-CARD DEBT FOR MY DOG'S FIRST EMERGENCY, BUT MY NEW HIGH-YIELD SAVINGS ACCOUNT KEEPS ME FROM EVER HAVING TO DO IT AGAIN

    Our dog had a medical emergency a few years ago that cost us $3,000. We used a 0% interest credit card to pay the bill, but I found...

  • 3 big reasons why Rudy Giuliani is the weakest link in Trump's inner circle as the Ukraine scandal widens By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    3 BIG REASONS WHY RUDY GIULIANI IS THE WEAKEST LINK IN TRUMP'S INNER CIRCLE AS THE UKRAINE SCANDAL WIDENS

    Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani is increasingly emerging as the weakest link in the ongoing scandal over President Donald Trump's...

    Election, Donald Trump
  • Peloton users are complaining about the slew of '80s music in its workouts after it stopped using popular songs named in a $300 million copyright lawsuit By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    PELOTON USERS ARE COMPLAINING ABOUT THE SLEW OF '80S MUSIC IN ITS WORKOUTS AFTER IT STOPPED USING POPULAR SONGS NAMED IN A $300 MILLION COPYRIGHT LAWSUIT

    Peloton users are complaining that the quality of music in Peloton's workouts has dropped since it was hit with a $300 million copyright...

  • The heaviest avocado in the world weighs over 5 pounds and is nearly the size of a small child's head By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    THE HEAVIEST AVOCADO IN THE WORLD WEIGHS OVER 5 POUNDS AND IS NEARLY THE SIZE OF A SMALL CHILD'S HEAD

    A family from Hawaii has been awarded the Guinness World Record for "the world's heaviest avocado ." The avocado is over five pounds...

    World
  • Millennials are dropping up to $150,000 to decorate their homes like their grandma's house, and it says a lot about what the generation loves and hates By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    MILLENNIALS ARE DROPPING UP TO $150,000 TO DECORATE THEIR HOMES LIKE THEIR GRANDMA'S HOUSE, AND IT SAYS A LOT ABOUT WHAT THE GENERATION LOVES AND HATES

    The "grandmillennial" aesthetic is in: Millennials are decorating their homes with everything your grandma loves, from antiques to...

    Style
  • When I became my family's breadwinner, I took out $250,000 of life insurance for less than the cost of dinner every month By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    WHEN I BECAME MY FAMILY'S BREADWINNER, I TOOK OUT $250,000 OF LIFE INSURANCE FOR LESS THAN THE COST OF DINNER EVERY MONTH

    After my husband lost his job, I became the family's only source of income. When we decided that he would stay home with the kids for...

    Running
  • Barneys is facing an uncertain future, and it reveals that the era of aspirational, high-end department stores is over By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    BARNEYS IS FACING AN UNCERTAIN FUTURE, AND IT REVEALS THAT THE ERA OF ASPIRATIONAL, HIGH-END DEPARTMENT STORES IS OVER

    As Barneys awaits its fate , experts say its missteps are reflective of larger challenges for luxury department stores, which have...

  • Banning legitimate vaping is 'absolute madness' By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    BANNING LEGITIMATE VAPING IS 'ABSOLUTE MADNESS'

    All panics begin with a rational fear that quickly turns dangerously irrational. The bans on legal nicotine vaping products in the...

    Market
  • I followed the months-long journey of a Russian diamond, which starts out hidden in ore in Siberia and travels more than 6,000 miles before becoming a store-ready gem By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    I FOLLOWED THE MONTHS-LONG JOURNEY OF A RUSSIAN DIAMOND, WHICH STARTS OUT HIDDEN IN ORE IN SIBERIA AND TRAVELS MORE THAN 6,000 MILES BEFORE BECOMING A STORE-READY GEM

    Russia is the world's largest producer of diamonds by volume. It can take months or even years for a diamond to make it from a mine...

    World, Travel
  • Jeffree Star revealed Shane Dawson could make $10 million when they launch their 'Conspiracy' makeup line By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    JEFFREE STAR REVEALED SHANE DAWSON COULD MAKE $10 MILLION WHEN THEY LAUNCH THEIR 'CONSPIRACY' MAKEUP LINE

    Shane Dawson learned he could make $10 million from sales of his upcoming makeup line with Jeffree Star. In the latest episode of his...

    World
  • The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    THE TOP 9 SHOWS ON NETFLIX AND OTHER STREAMING SERVICES THIS WEEK

    Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with a list of the nine most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services. This...

  • I tried both Amtrak's new food service and its traditional dining car, and now I understand why people were so upset about the change By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    I TRIED BOTH AMTRAK'S NEW FOOD SERVICE AND ITS TRADITIONAL DINING CAR, AND NOW I UNDERSTAND WHY PEOPLE WERE SO UPSET ABOUT THE CHANGE

    I recently set off on a four-day journey from coast to coast via Amtrak. The food, for the most part, was way better than I had ever...

    Food
  • The top 8 most popular Silicon Valley Airbnb listings tech workers book for business travel proves price and location are everything By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    THE TOP 8 MOST POPULAR SILICON VALLEY AIRBNB LISTINGS TECH WORKERS BOOK FOR BUSINESS TRAVEL PROVES PRICE AND LOCATION ARE EVERYTHING

    With all the large technology companies in the area, Silicon Valley sees thousands of business travelers pass through each year. The...

    World, Tech, Technology, Travel
  • Boris Johnson will have to ask EU to delay Brexit after Parliament blocks vote on his deal By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    BORIS JOHNSON WILL HAVE TO ASK EU TO DELAY BREXIT AFTER PARLIAMENT BLOCKS VOTE ON HIS DEAL

    Members of the UK Parliament vote to delay holding a vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. The Prime Minister had brought forward a...

  • Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon recreated the Green sisters' iconic moment from 'Friends' By Business Insider   -   Oct 19, 2019

    JENNIFER ANISTON AND REESE WITHERSPOON RECREATED THE GREEN SISTERS' ICONIC MOMENT FROM 'FRIENDS'

    "The Morning Show" costars Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon recreated a scene from "Friends" during a recent interview with "Access...