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 2019-05-25 23:54 

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Trump says he 'smiled' when Kim Jong Un insulted Joe Biden, wasn't 'disturbed' by North Korean missile tests even though his advisers were...

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday that he wasn't "disturbed" by recent North Korean missile tests, even though his advisers were. He said he has "confidence" in North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and said he "smiled" when h...

 2019-05-25 22:39 

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Hackers reportedly launched a cyberattack on Baltimore with a leaked NSA tool...

Hackers are reportedly using a tool leaked from the National Security Agency in a cyberattack that has plagued the city of Baltimore since May 7. The New York Times reported that the tool, called EternalBlue, has affected residents' access to "rea...

 2019-05-25 22:00 

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Roku sells many different streaming sticks and smart TVs — here's how much they all cost...

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and obj...

 2019-05-25 21:09 

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2 men died after trying to jump their car over an open drawbridge in Louisiana...

Two Texas men died Friday after trying to jump their car over an open drawbridge in Louisiana, police said. The drivers were identified as 23-year-old Alejandro Cazares from McAllen, Texas, and 32-year-old Roberto Alejandro Moreno from Edinburg, Texas. Th...

 2019-05-25 21:02 

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Trump has the ultimate authority to pardon a Navy SEAL accused of war crimes, but that doesn't mean the military community isn't deeply divided...

President Donald Trump is considering pardons for several US troops charged with war crimes. Some of the service members reportedly being considered for a pardon have not been convicted. As the commander-in-chief, Trump has the authority to pardon service...

 2019-05-25 20:00 

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We tried meal kits from both Blue Apron and Plated to see which one makes the best meals...

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and obj...

 2019-05-25 19:17 

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Fiat Chrysler and Renault are reportedly in talks for a major deal that could shake up the global auto industry (FCAU)...

Fiat Chrysler and Renault are in advanced talks for a deal that would combine major segments of their businesses, according to a report Saturday by the Financial Times . A deal would help the carmakers tackle the slowdown in consumer demand for new cars. ...

 2019-05-25 18:55 

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The 20 best smartphones in the world...

What's the best smartphone? This list focuses primarily on high-end flagship devices, but the best flagship smartphones don't have to be the most expensive. Value plays a huge role in this list, and there's a couple mid-range device here that ...

 2019-05-25 18:43 

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Facebook will reportedly launch cryptocurrency 'GlobalCoin' in 2020...

Facebook is reportedly developing a digital payments system that will be rolled out in several countries by the first quarter of 2020. The BBC reported the company has been holding meetings with trading firms and officials before it hopes to start testing...

 2019-05-25 18:23 

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Giuliani reportedly met with a former Ukrainian diplomat amid push to gather information on Trump's political opponents...

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani reportedly met with a controversial former Ukrainian diplomat in an effort to gather information on Trump's political opponents. The Washington Post reported that Giuliani confirmed but wouldn't el...

 2019-05-25 18:00 

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There are 7 types of people who never succeed at work...

The good news: These personas aren't permanent. With increased self-awareness, any bad habits in the professional sphere can be changed....

 2019-05-25 18:00 

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The best cooling mattress toppers you can buy...

If you sleep hot, dread warm summer nights, or suffer from night sweats, a cooling mattress topper can help to regulate your bed's temperature for a better night's sleep. Our top pick, the Therpedic Tru-Cool 3-inch Serene Foam Performance Mattress...

 2019-05-25 17:58 

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Mandy Moore shared photos from her Mount Everest 'viewing trek' amid record deaths and overcrowding at landmark...

Mandy Moore teamed up with The Juniper Fund and clothing brand Eddie Bauer to embark on a Mount Everest base camp trekking trip. The "This Is Us" star, who climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in 2018, said that she and her group are referring to their adven...

 2019-05-25 17:30 

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Mel B responded to fans complaining about 'awful' sound during the Spice Girls' first reunion tour show...

Spice Girls members Mel B (Scary Spice), Emma Bunton (Baby Spice), Geri Halliwell (Ginger Spice), and Melanie C (Sporty Spice) kicked off their Spice World tour by performing at Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland on Friday. Fans in attendance complained about ...

 2019-05-25 17:29 

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Sober memes are thriving in addiction and sobriety communities despite the popularity of viral drug and alcohol jokes...

Social media is rife with memes about young adult tendencies including over-eating, over-drinking, and obsessing about someone who didn't text back. Online communities of those struggling with addiction and recovery gather stories of progress and triu...

 2019-05-25 17:01 

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Which delivery features are most important to consumers?...

Digital has transformed retail possibilities. And with e-commerce sales growing at nearly five times the rate of brick-and-mortar sales, retailers need to find cheaper and more efficient ways to deliver e-commerce orders. But different age groups have dif...

 2019-05-25 16:39 

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'He will not go to sleep': White House staffers reportedly dread foreign trips with Trump aboard Air Force One, where he holds meetings at odd hours and constantly watches Fox News...

White House officials dread flying with President Donald Trump on long foreign trips, according to CNN . Five current and former officials who have traveled aboard Air Force One described a restless president who spends a lot of time watching cable news a...

 2019-05-25 16:35 

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The 30 highest-paying jobs in Hawaii...

Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, we found the 30 jobs with the highest average salaries in Hawaii....

 2019-05-25 16:29 

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The 8 strangest and silliest college graduation traditions in America...

College graduations are the stuff of tradition, but sometimes those traditions are truly unique and bizarre....

 2019-05-25 16:19 

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Squirrel stew, jelly beans, and hoecakes: Here are all 44 presidents' favorite foods...

Presidents of the United States have had some eccentric choices for favorite foods. From squirrel stew to cheeseburger pizza, these commanders in chief didn't let their time at America's most famous address change their tastes. Here are the favori...

 2019-05-25 15:30 

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A financial expert and bestselling author says the best money advice he can give isn't a mystery or magic — it's just math...

Ramit Sethi is the author of the New York Times bestseller, " I Will Teach You To Be Rich ." Sethi believes anyone can learn to be good with money, and it starts with automating your cash flow. When you automatically fund your investment and savin...

 2019-05-25 15:16 

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These 5 Android phones made our list of the best smartphones in the world — and they all still have a headphone jack...

Headphone jacks have become nearly extinct on today's smartphones . But these five Android phones, all of which made our list of the top 20 smartphones in the world, still have a headphone jack. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...

 2019-05-25 15:06 

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A yoga instructor who went missing while hiking in Hawaii has been found in 'surprisingly good shape' 2 weeks later...

Amanda Eller, 35, went missing while hiking in the Makawao Forest Reserve in Maui on May 8. She was found between two waterfalls down a deep ravine 17 days later, on Friday. She "slightly injured" herself, her friends and family said. But her moth...

 2019-05-25 15:01 

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Trump and congressional Democrats are taking Washington gridlock to a whole new level...

Washington is no stranger to gridlock, but mounting investigations into President Trump , paired with a House and Senate at odds are taking it to a whole new level. Trump rejected working on infrastructure with Democrats this week over frustrations with v...

 2019-05-25 15:00 

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Elon Musk was paid more in 2018 than the next 65 highest-paid CEOs combined...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk was reportedly paid nearly $2.3 billion last year. The next-highest CEO made $129 million....

 2019-05-25 14:54 

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Tiger Woods had a fantastic response to being asked about the person who bet $85,000 on him to win the Masters...

Tiger Woods was asked about the rookie gambler who won $1.2 million on Tiger's Masters win. Woods confidently noted that it was a great bet in a way that suggested he knew it was a great bet all along. Woods then called the gambler a "dumba--"...

 2019-05-25 14:53 

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Ariana Grande's new wax figure has been unveiled, and fans think it looks nothing like the singer...

Madame Tussauds London released images of their new wax figure that was inspired by Ariana Grande . The statue, which was unveiled at EL&N Caf in London, England on Tuesday, features Grande's signature high ponytail, over-the-knee boots, an oversized ...

 2019-05-25 14:45 

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How 'Booksmart' went from a 2009 script collecting dust to this year's must-see movie of the summer...

"Booksmart" (currently playing in theaters) is a critical darling and the must-see movie of the summer. But before it became the feature directing debut of actress Olivia Wilde, it was a 2009 selection of The Black List and went through two differ...

 2019-05-25 14:33 

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A volcanic eruption in Bali along the 'Ring of Fire' spewed lava and smoke two years after agencies upped safety warnings...

A volcanic eruption showered ash across several villages on the Indonesian island of Bali Saturday. Mount Agung's eruption caused some flight cancellations but no reported casualties as it spread lava and rocks over about two miles nearby. The mountai...

 2019-05-25 14:33 

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Here are 11 stores where you should never pay full price...

A number of retailers offer major price cuts on a regular basis on most, if not all, of their merchandise. Here are the top stores where you should never pay full price. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. No need to wait for Black Fri...

 2019-05-25 14:30 

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IN-DEPTH Q&A: The cofounder of GroupMe — a text-messaging platform that sold for $85 million a year after launch — has raised $107 million for a startup that's revolutionizing how music gets made....

GroupMe and Blade cofounder Steve Martocci is now CEO of the platform Splice, which recently raised $57.5 million in its Series C funding round....

 2019-05-25 14:11 

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Intelligence veterans are horrified at Trump's decision to grant AG Barr sweeping power to declassify Russia intelligence: 'Lives are on the line'...

President Donald Trump's decision to grant Attorney General William Barr sweeping authority to declassify intelligence related to the Russia investigation has stunned current and former intelligence officials. Trump's directive "is a direct in...

 2019-05-25 14:04 

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There are only 4 ways to return items purchased on Amazon.com...

Having to make a return is inevitable. But with no physical stores that accept returns, sending things back to Amazon can be a hassle. While the most popular method is to send the item back in the mail, Amazon does offer some other methods as well. Visit ...

 2019-05-25 14:00 

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Democrats are moving toward impeaching Trump, despite strong evidence it could hurt them in 2020...

At least 35 House Democrats have expressed support for starting an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump . House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is under increasing pressure to move toward impeachment as Trump stonewalls a slew of congressional investigati...

 2019-05-25 14:00 

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How to use Amazon FreeTime Unlimited to access thousands of kids books, videos, and songs...

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 2019-05-25 13:50 

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Pope Francis compares abortion to 'hiring a hitman' as several US states attempt to restrict the procedure...

Pope Francis said Saturday that abortion was similar to "hiring a hitman," and should not be carried out even if the fetus is deformed or very ill, the Associated Press reported. He previously compared abortions to Nazi killings during the Holocau...

 2019-05-25 13:45 

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An Amazon employee explains why thousands of workers want the company to stop selling cloud services to oil companies, just like it won't sell guns (AMZN)...

Earlier this week, Amazon employees submitted a shareholder proposal and held a press conference calling for the company to become a leader in sustainability by vowing to quickly reduce its carbon footprint in line with recommendations by climate scientis...

 2019-05-25 13:36 

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The top smartphones from Apple and Samsung have gotten way too expensive, but I'm OK with it for one key reason...

Top smartphones from the biggest companies like Apple and Samsung used to cost around $650, but now they cost $1,000. And that's totally fine, because those smartphone companies also now offer "cheaper" versions of their top smartphones. There...

 2019-05-25 13:35 

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Disturbing before-and-after photos show how US cities — and their famous landmarks — could be underwater in 80 years...

Last year was the warmest on record for the planet's oceans , and the fourth-warmest year ever for the Earth's surface temperature. Scientists are discovering that Greenland and Antarctica's ice sheets are melting much faster than they previou...

 2019-05-25 13:25 

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Millennials, baby boomers, Gen X, and Gen Z share their most beloved brands...

Millennials , baby boomers, Gen Z, and Gen X can all agree on one thing. They all love Amazon , according to a Morning Consult study. The marketing research firm asked thousands of adults across the US to rate different brands based on favorability, trust...

 2019-05-25 13:15 

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The most common ancestry in every US state...

Americans come from all over the world. Using individual-level Census survey data, we found the most common self-identified ancestry in each US state and DC. Many states had a plurality of residents identifying as German, Mexican, or African-American. Vis...

 2019-05-25 13:14 

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The 20 cleanest cruise ships...

Of the more than 200 active cruise ships the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has inspected , most received a passing grade: at least an 86 on a 100-point sanitation score. A handful have received a 100 on their most recent inspection, ind...

 2019-05-25 13:13 

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Gut wrenching replies to a US Army tweet portray the gravity of veteran suicide rates...

WARNING: This post contains language about suicide. "How has serving impacted you?" — that was a question put forth by the US Army's Twitter account. The tweet was threaded below another with a video of Pfc. Nathan Spencer , a scout with...

 2019-05-25 13:07 

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Composting human bodies to turn them into soil will soon be legal in one US state — part of a growing green death trend...

Washington state just became the first in the US to legalize human composting , an alternative to traditional burial and cremation methods . The process is more environmentally friendly than the burning involved in cremation. Recompose , a company setting...

 2019-05-25 13:00 

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People laughed at startup guru Eric Ries' idea to reinvent Wall Street, so he started a new stock exchange to prove them wrong...

People laughed at Eric Ries, startup guru and author of the Lean Startup, when he first pitched the idea of a long-term stock exchange. Initially Ries wanted someone else to run with his idea, he told Business Insider. But when no one did, he decided to s...

 2019-05-25 13:00 

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This Seattle-based VC firm raised $11 million for its plan to convince Amazon and Microsoft employees to take the plunge into entrepreneurship (MSFT, AMZN)...

On Wednesday, Seattle-based startup studio Madrona Venture Labs announced it raised $11 million in funding to help build between 8 and 12 startups. Madrona Venture Labs is a startup studio backed by Madrona Venture Group and specializes in artificial inte...

 2019-05-25 12:57 

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Tesla's tanking stock price is actually the best thing that's happened to the company recently...

Tesla's stock has long been overpriced, and that's distorted the company's triumphs....

 2019-05-25 12:11 

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Promoters of toxic bleach targeted African communities with their 'MMS' miracle cure using a video the Red Cross now disowns to the help them...

Proponents of Miracle Mineral Solution, a form of bleach, are exploiting Africa as a place to administer the substance....

 2019-05-25 12:07 

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24 hours with the new Powerbeats Pro: These may be the perfect wireless headphones...

Powerbeats Pro, the first truly wireless headphones from Apple-owned Beats, seem like they were made especially for gym-goers....

 2019-05-25 12:06 

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The Pentagon has its own island off New York where nobody can go that's using to run war games for a giant cyber attack on power grid...

DARPA ferries specialists to Plum Island, a restricted site in the Long Island Sound, to train for a worst-case cyber war scenario....

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