Brain and Behavior

Planes Weren't Built for Big People Like Me. Here's What I Want My Seatmates to Know

2 hours ago   |   Time

He's six foot five if he's an inch. Legs like tree trunks latch into a strong torso with muscular shoulders so wide there's no way he can stay in his own seat. A full head of...
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UEFA bans fans from three EURO 2020 qualifiers for racism

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

UEFA has punished three countries for racist behavior by fans at European Championship qualifying games, ordering them to play in empty stadiums.
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New study on sharing shows social norms play a role in decision making

2 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A child's desire to share becomes influenced by social norms around the age of 8, new research has revealed. The extensive study - conducted on eight diverse societies across...
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The Man Behind the Blinking Guy Meme Has Something to Say

3 hours ago   |   Time

If you've spent any time on the Internet in recent years, chances are you've seen Drew Scanlon's face. His visage, a blonde, blue-eyed white guy blinking incredulously, has...
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The biggest mistake investors make is being too influenced by the latest headlines, according to a new study from Charles Schwab

The biggest mistake investors make is being too influenced by the latest headlines, according to a new study from Charles Schwab

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Advisers say being easily influenced by recent news or events is the top misstep clients make when investing, according to a new study by Charles Schwab Investment...
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WeWork board is turning against CEO Adam Neumann: report

WeWork board is turning against CEO Adam Neumann: report

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

The tide is turning against WeWork's charismatic and controversial chief. A contingent of board members and big investors including SoftBank are angling to remove CEO Adam...
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Quiz: Can you name these mid-major coaches whose faces we have blurred out?

4 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Forget that the photos are creepy and just play the game, okay? As the offseason keeps chugging along, we have been training our brains for college basketball season, doing all...
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Exclusive: Billionaire Ken Griffin to Fund $10 Million Parkinson's Competition With Michael J. Fox Foundation

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

Ken Griffin, the billionaire founder and CEO of investment firm Citadel, is teaming up with the Michael J. Fox Foundation to fund a new $10 million Parkinson's research...
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Compound extends survival in mice with certain pediatric brain tumors

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Versions of an antibiotic drug called DON first isolated from soil bacteria more than 60 years ago have shown promising signs of extending survival in mice models of especially...
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Microsoft Dynamics 365's AI tracks customer behavior in retail stores

Microsoft Dynamics 365's AI tracks customer behavior in retail stores

6 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Microsoft Dynamics 365's new Connected Store software can track customer behavioral data with computer vision and senors to deliver insights for retailers.
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Police: Transgender woman's shooting being treated as hate crime

Police: Transgender woman's shooting being treated as hate crime

Police are treating the shooting of a transgender woman as a hate crime, saying the suspect in the attack shouted transphobic slurs before shooting the victim. Read more ...

New York police investigating thefts of jewelry worth over $350,000 from...

New York police investigating thefts of jewelry worth over $350,000 from Trump Tower

The New York Police Department is investigating thefts of jewelry valued at over $350,000 from Manhattan's Trump Tower. Read more ...

Apple will build new Mac Pros in Texas amid tariffs

Apple will build new Mac Pros in Texas amid tariffs

Apple's insanely expensive new desktop computer will be made in the United States - not China, the company announced Monday. The $6,000 Mac Pro will be built at Apple's Austin... Read more ...

Chanel Miller said she didn't know she was sexually assaulted until reading...

Chanel Miller said she didn't know she was sexually assaulted until reading a news article about Brock Turner's arrest 10 days after she blacked out and woke up in the hospital

Stanford sexual assault survivor Chanel Miller spoke out in her first televised interview on "60 Minutes" Sunday night. Miller revealed that she first learned that Brock Turner... Read more ...

The SEC just announced a settlement in a compensation-fraud case against...

The SEC just announced a settlement in a compensation-fraud case against former Nissan-Renault chairman Carlos Ghosn

The SEC announced a settlement in an investigation into a $140 million compensation-fraud scheme involving former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn , Nissan director Greg Kelly, and... Read more ...

Melania Trump rings opening bell at New York Stock Exchange

Melania Trump rings opening bell at New York Stock Exchange

President Trump routinely touts the surging stock market as one of his accomplishments, but on Monday First Lady Melania Trump went to the floor of the New York Stock Exchange... Read more ...

Week 4 Fantasy Football TE Rankings

Week 4 Fantasy Football TE Rankings

George Kittle is on a Week 4 bye, so some fantasy football owners will need to find the right sleeper tight end, perhaps on the waiver wire, to fill in. Check out our Week 4... Read more ...

Climate change protesters disrupt rush hour traffic in DC with boats, 'fire'...

Climate change protesters disrupt rush hour traffic in DC with boats, 'fire' and twerking at intersections

Climate change activists disrupted rush hour traffic in downtown Washington DC with protests, installations and some twerking on Monday. Their actions coincided with UN Climate... Read more ...

When will Dwayne Haskins start? Redskins must take cue from rival Giants...

When will Dwayne Haskins start? Redskins must take cue from rival Giants, Daniel Jones

Washington is wasting time with its rookie quarterback, especially as teams like New York are getting head starts on the future. Read more ...

Hedge funds could reap as much as $250 million from the collapse of British...

Hedge funds could reap as much as $250 million from the collapse of British tour operator Thomas Cook

While the bankruptcy of British tour operator Thomas Cook has left hundreds of thousands of travelers stranded , a group of hedge funds are poised to make as much as $250... Read more ...