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Hello, readers, With 2019 quickly drawing to a close, we've been looking back at this year's key hires and exits to understand where firms are staffing up and what the hot areas to watch will be in 2020. This week, Casey Sullivan rounded up the biggest...
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The high school experience has changed drastically between 2010 and 2019. Those who graduated at the beginning of the decade are now nearing their 30s, while today's high school seniors are just beginning adulthood. In that time period, rapidly...
Business Insider › Politics › 29 minutes ago
The White House is decked out for Christmas 2019, with several of its most iconic rooms decorated in the theme of "The Spirit of America." The decorations pay homage to the first family, as well as states, military service members, and storied American...

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Sauce is one of the most important elements of a fast-food meal. I tasted every dipping sauce from McDonald's and Wendy's and compared them against each other. I found that Wendy's sauces were universally much better than McDonald's and that McDonald's...
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US PhD student Xiyue Wang has been freed as part of a prisoner swap deal with Iran that also saw Iranian academic Massoud Soleiami released. Wang, a Princeton graduate history student, was sentenced in April 2017 to 10 years in prison on espionage...
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The private-equity industry has been extracting wealth from the US economy for investors at the expense of the American economy for too long. The private-equity industry is too secretive, loads takeover targets with too much debt, and pushes companies...
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 12 minutes ago
The high school experience has changed drastically between 2010 and 2019. Those who graduated at the beginning of the decade are now nearing their 30s, while today's high school seniors are just beginning adulthood. In that time period, rapidly...
Business Insider › Politics › 29 minutes ago
The White House is decked out for Christmas 2019, with several of its most iconic rooms decorated in the theme of "The Spirit of America." The decorations pay homage to the first family, as well as states, military service members, and storied American...
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 37 minutes ago
Instagram, the wildly popular photo- and video-sharing app owned by Facebook, is testing out a major change: hiding "likes." The move has been controversial, and Instagram leader Adam Mosseri has explained by saying, "Our interest in hiding likes...
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Digital media went through a bloodbath in 2019, with investors seeing billions in theoretical value wiped out and scores of people losing their jobs. Some venture capital funding continued to pour into media companies, but many journalism upstarts didn...
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Hello, readers, With 2019 quickly drawing to a close, we've been looking back at this year's key hires and exits to understand where firms are staffing up and what the hot areas to watch will be in 2020. This week, Casey Sullivan rounded up the biggest...
Business Insider › Politics › 1 hour ago
Reddit has said that leaked documents on US-UK trade deal discussions were likely posted on the site as part of a Russian influence campaign. The documents were cited by Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the UK's opposition Labour party, as evidence that his...
Business Insider › Finance › 2 hours ago
Warren Buffett tried to persuade Bill Gates to spend close to $400 million on an engagement ring, according to "The Deals of Warren Buffett Volume 2: The Making of a Billionaire." Berkshire Hathaway's boss took the Microsoft founder and his future wife...
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Jeffrey Gundlach, the CEO and chief investment officer of DoubleLine Capital, has a stark warning for investors with exposures to corporate credit. The so-called Bond King notes increasing size, leverage ratios, and unrealistic ratings of investment...
Business Insider › Sports › 3 hours ago
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...
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 3 hours ago
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...
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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...
Business Insider › Politics › 4 hours ago
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...
Business Insider › Technology › 5 hours ago
Strict European data laws mean companies can face millions of dollars in fines if they are hacked or have a security breach. But cybersecurity insiders say some companies have found a loophole to avoid disclosure — using NDAs as a way to avoid...
Business Insider › Finance › 8 hours ago
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...
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 10 hours ago
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...
Business Insider › Politics › 12 hours ago
Iranian security forces have shot at protesters from helicopters and a rooftop and have aimed at peoples' heads in using "severe violence" to quell anti-government unrest last month, the UN said. UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet said in a...
Business Insider › Politics › 12 hours ago
Ocasio-Cortez tweeted Friday that Trump should focus more on getting rid of tax incentives for billionaires after news emerged that Amazon plans to open an office in New York City. In February, Amazon cancelled its original plans to add 25,000 jobs in...
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