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Battle for Hong Kong Airlines pulls complex HNA holdings into daylight

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Shareholders summoned by Hong Kong Airlines this month for a meeting were greeted with some shocking news: the airline needed at least HK$2 billion in fresh funds or it would...
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More than two years after Hurricane Matthew, FEMA money helps Wayne County family buy new home

More than two years after Hurricane Matthew, FEMA money helps Wayne County family buy new home

3 hours ago   |   WRAL

Hurricane Florence took over the headlines in 2018, leaving many victims of Hurricane Matthew feeling sidelined as they waited for money from FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Program...
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Man in custody after shots fired at Chicago police squad car

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A man was taken into custody after firing shots at a Chicago police squad car. The squad car was parked in front of a 7-Eleven near Diversey Street and Harlem Avenue...
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Business group calls for sweeping tax reforms ahead of federal election as competitiveness worries deepen

3 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - A business group representing 150 Canadian corporations has been lobbying federal officials for a broad-based review of the tax code, part of a wider effort to renew...
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High school senior receives 115 college acceptances, $3.7M in scholarships

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Antoinette Love has a difficult decision ahead of her. The high school senior in New Orleans has been accepted into 115 colleges and received more than $3.7 million in...
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Philando Castile's Mom Presents $8,000 Donation To Help Clear Student Lunch Debts

4 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - It has been nearly three years since Philando Castile was shot and killed by a St. Anthony police officer. Long before that, Philando was known as a beloved...
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Ohio woman with memorable face tattoo arrested for third time in six months

Ohio woman with memorable face tattoo arrested for third time in six months

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ohio - A woman with a memorable tattoo on her face has been arrested for the third time in six months. Alyssa Zebrasky , 27, of Canfield, was booked into the...
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Bitcoin Tumbles After Officials Allege $850 Million Fraud

5 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The cryptocurrency markets buckled on Thursday evening after New York's attorney general accused the owners of a prominent exchange, Bitfinex, of using illicit transactions to...
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Improper Bostonian folds after nearly three decades

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston's media landscape lost another veteran on Thursday, when The Improper Bostonian abruptly announced it was shutting down after nearly three decades. The glossy magazine...
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Netflix may have to say goodbye to ‘The Office' and ‘Friends'

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Some of the greatest American sitcoms of our generation, from “The Office” to “Friends,” could be leaving Netflix, the Wall Street Journal reports. As NBCUniversal prepares to...
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The NFL world mocked the Giants after the controversial decision to use...

The NFL world mocked the Giants after the controversial decision to use the6th pick in the draft on Duke QB Daniel Jones

The New York Giants used the sixth pick in the draft on Daniel Jones, a quarterback from Duke. The NFL world was divided on Jones, whose resume isn't as impressive as some... Read more ...

Amazon says it's cutting its Prime 2-day shipping guarantee to just one day

Amazon says it's cutting its Prime 2-day shipping guarantee to just one day

Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky announced on Amazon's first-quarter 2019 earnings call that it is working on turning its Prime two-day shipping guarantee into a one-day shipping... Read more ...

Before the North Koreans let a comatose Otto Warmbier leave the country...

Before the North Koreans let a comatose Otto Warmbier leave the country, they reportedly made a US official sign a document agreeing to pay the regime $2 million for his medical care

Otto Warmbier fell into a coma for unknown reasons on January 1, 2016 - the day he was sentenced to 15 years in prison for allegedly trying to steal a propaganda poster during... Read more ...

Harbor High School up for $75,000 Vans Shoe-design prize money

Harbor High School up for $75,000 Vans Shoe-design prize money

The school is in the running to win $75,000 as part of Vans' nationwide shoe design contest. Now they the public's help to win that grand prize. Read more ...

Joe Biden's entrance into the 2020 presidential race will cause a seismic...

Joe Biden's entrance into the 2020 presidential race will cause a seismic shift. Here are the rival contenders that are in the most trouble

According to recent INSIDER polling conducted over the course of the spring, 63% of Democrats would be satisfied with former Vice President Joe Biden as nominee. Biden is the... Read more ...

11 experiential gifts that won't break the bank - from local tours and...

11 experiential gifts that won't break the bank - from local tours and cooking classes to a service that'll plan your next trip

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... Read more ...

Aircraft Orders Jump, But Boeing 737 Max Grounding Could Trim U.S. Growth

Aircraft Orders Jump, But Boeing 737 Max Grounding Could Trim U.S. Growth

The grounding of Boeing's 737 Max aircraft could pinch the economy, some analysts say. But the government reported that aircraft orders were strong enough last month to lift a... Read more ...

Joe Biden has already built up a big advantage over his 2020 rivals in the...

Joe Biden has already built up a big advantage over his 2020 rivals in the first day of his campaign

Former Vice President Joe Biden announced a 2020 presidential run on Thursday, the third attempt of his career. Biden immediately began racking up high profile endorsements... Read more ...

CEO Tim Sweeney: Epic Games Store will ‘hastily' retreat from exclusives if...

CEO Tim Sweeney: Epic Games Store will ‘hastily' retreat from exclusives if Valve changes revenue model

The store's exclusives have rubbed some folks the wrong way. But Tim Sweeney says they'd back off if Valve matches its 88/12 revenue sharing model. Read more ...

Home sales in the Hamptons just slumped to the lowest level in 7 years

Home sales in the Hamptons just slumped to the lowest level in 7 years

At the beginning of 2019, home sales in the Hamptons declined for a fifth straight quarter to the slowest pace in seven years. That helped pull the median sales price down to... Read more ...