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Here's exactly what it takes to get accepted into Harvard Business School, according to 5 grads and the managing director of admissions

Here's exactly what it takes to get accepted into Harvard Business School, according to 5 grads and the managing director of admissions

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Roughly 10,000 prospective students apply to Harvard Business School each year, but the acceptance rate is only 11 percent. Below, five successful applicants discuss what...
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What Women Want

What Women Want

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

The notion of “privacy” has done a lot to protect predators. The MeToo movement has tried to trespass on that boundary, to remove the veil that had hidden the behavior of...
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What the Fortune Global 500 List Tells Us About a Worldwide Shift in Power: Term Sheet

1 day ago   |   Fortune

The Fortune Global 500 list is out today. One thing I want to highlight is an ongoing economic shift in power. This is the first time in the list's history that the number of...
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In a powerful essay, Meghan McCain shared her 'distressingly common' experience of having a miscarriage

In a powerful essay, Meghan McCain shared her 'distressingly common' experience of having a miscarriage

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

In an essay for the New York Times , Meghan McCain said she recently had a miscarriage. She said she learned of her miscarriage during a photoshoot promoting "The View." "I...
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Jessica Walter Reads ‘At What Age Is Love Enthralling? 82'

4 days ago   |   NY Times

The “Arrested Development” actress reads an essay about aging and desire.
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Dan Rather to speak at UAlbany

7 days ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - Former CBS anchor Dan Rather will speak at the University at Albany on Sept. 6 as the headline speaker for the campus' Speaker Series. Tickets for Rather's appearance...
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Afghanistan's Forests Are Turning a Profit for the Islamic State

Afghanistan's Forests Are Turning a Profit for the Islamic State

8 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

Wood smuggling is big business for the terrorist group.
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More Fallout Over Essay on Buttigieg's Sexuality

More Fallout Over Essay on Buttigieg's Sexuality

9 days ago   |   Newser

Despite apologizing for an "inappropriate and offensive" opinion piece on Pete Buttigieg, the New Republic has lost a sponsor. The League of Conservation Voters was to be one...
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Politics is in our genes - to a point

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Increasingly, the intellectual consensus seems to be that our political leanings are hardwired in our genes. There is some excellent research behind this thinking, and I've...
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A magazine retracted an essay with 'inappropriate and invasive content' about Pete Buttigieg after sparking backlash

A magazine retracted an essay with 'inappropriate and invasive content' about Pete Buttigieg after sparking backlash

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

The New Republic officially retracted an opinion essay titled "My Mayor Pete Problem" about 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg after online backlash. In an...
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Watch bison launch 9-year-old girl into the air at Yellowstone

Watch bison launch 9-year-old girl into the air at Yellowstone

A raging bull bison charged at and tossed a 9-year-old Florida girl several feet into the air at Yellowstone National Park. The shocking incident, which was caught on camera... Read more ...

US citizen held in immigration detention for three weeks

US citizen held in immigration detention for three weeks

The 18-year-old and his brother were stopped at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection checkpoint on their way to a college soccer scouting event last month. Read more ...

9/11 Victims Compensation Bill clears Senate

9/11 Victims Compensation Bill clears Senate

The US Senate on Tuesday finally passed a bill guaranteeing financial support to the families of 9/11 first responders and victims - as a chorus of riotous cheers arose from... Read more ...

CEO: School rejected offer to pay students' late lunch bills

CEO: School rejected offer to pay students' late lunch bills

The CEO of La Colombe Coffee said he offered to give a school district $22,000 to wipe out unpaid lunch bills. Read more ...

Mom charged with murder after dropping her 3-month-old during fight with...

Mom charged with murder after dropping her 3-month-old during fight with another woman

The baby slipped from mom's grasp and sustained a head injury after falling onto the pavement, police said. Read more ...

2 missing Canadians are suspects in the deaths of 3 people, including...

2 missing Canadians are suspects in the deaths of 3 people, including road-tripping couple

Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, are considered dangerous and members of the public should not approach them, authorities said. Read more ...

Uber driver agrees to travel 400 miles to help 2 sisters on way to 100th...

Uber driver agrees to travel 400 miles to help 2 sisters on way to 100th birthday party

“He was just a true answer to prayers that day and just the sweetest man,” Maggard said. Read more ...

DOJ opening antitrust probe into major tech firms: report

DOJ opening antitrust probe into major tech firms: report

The US Justice Department is opening a broad antitrust review into whether dominant technology firms are unlawfully stifling competition, the Wall Street Journal reported on... Read more ...

Trump administration proposes new rule that could cut food stamp benefits...

Trump administration proposes new rule that could cut food stamp benefits for 3.1 million

It is the administration's latest step to clamp down on the food stamps program, which covers 38 million Americans, and other public assistance services. Read more ...

Suárez homers again, leads Reds overt Brewers 14-6

Suárez homers again, leads Reds overt Brewers 14-6

MILWAUKEE - Eugenio Suárez hit his third two-run home run in two games and the Cincinnati Reds battered Zach Davies for seven runs in a 14-6 rout over the Milwaukee Brewers on... Read more ...