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Here's why some princesses are called duchesses in the British royal family

Here's why some princesses are called duchesses in the British royal family

42 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Despite being princesses, both Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle are called duchesses. But some members of the royal family , like the queen's daughter, Anne, are called...
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14 photos of people lighting up after Canada legalized weed

14 photos of people lighting up after Canada legalized weed

42 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Canada became the first G7 country to legalize marijuana sales nationwide on Wednesday. The country is the second in the world, after Uruguay, to legalize the drug for all...
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A visit to Battenkill Valley Creamery

48 minutes ago   |   Times Union

The bottling line at Battenkill Valley Creamery. During visit to the Troy farmers market, I've often noticed a steady line of a dozen people or more waiting to get fresh milk...
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Curators wanted to claim it. Instead, the Titanic's legacy is likely to soon belong to hedge funds

Curators wanted to claim it. Instead, the Titanic's legacy is likely to soon belong to hedge funds

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Some of the richest people in the world lost everything when the Titanic sank. Now a consortium of new-money risk takers is poised to profit from turn-of-the-20th-century...
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Term Sheet - Thursday, October 18

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

5 Qs WITH A DEALMAKER Founders Fund partner Cyan Banister says capitalism saved her life. Banister, who has made early bets on companies including Uber, SpaceX, and Postmates...
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Constellation Brands CEO to step down in March

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald

Constellation Brands chief executive officer Rob Sands will step down next year and hand over the reins of one of the world's largest beverage companies to its current...
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10 under-the-radar places to visit in 2019

10 under-the-radar places to visit in 2019

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The world is getting smaller. Thanks to faster, cheaper, longer flights, far-flung destinations are easier to reach than ever before. That doesn't mean there aren't still a few...
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Check out the special $317 million Airbus jet that Singapore Airlines uses on the longest flight in the world

Check out the special $317 million Airbus jet that Singapore Airlines uses on the longest flight in the world

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Singapore Airlines relaunched the longest flight in the world last week connecting its home base at Changi Airport with Newark Liberty International Airport just outside of New...
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Singapore is ranked the best place in the world for expats, and after visiting I can understand why

Singapore is ranked the best place in the world for expats, and after visiting I can understand why

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

HSBC Expat released its annual expat survey to find the best countries for expats to live based on economics, quality of life, and a slew of other factors. Though it is known...
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Price increases underpin sales growth at Nestle, Unilever

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Nestle and Unilever , two of the world's biggest consumer goods makers, both reported a pick-up in quarterly sales on Thursday after getting higher prices for their products.
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Bye, Bye, Beer? Brewers Say They've Got A Plan On Climate Change

Bye, Bye, Beer? Brewers Say They've Got A Plan On Climate Change

A scientific paper published this week predicts climate change will send beer prices skyrocketing and drastically reduce the barley crop. It got tons of media attention. But is... Read more ...

Floyd Mayweather says he's fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov - and he called...

Floyd Mayweather says he's fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov - and he called former opponent Conor McGregor his 'leftovers'

Floyd Mayweather has said he is fighting the UFC's newest star Khabib Nurmagomedov. The fight would be Mayweather's second against a mixed martial artist, having defeated Conor... Read more ...

White House counsel Don McGahn is reportedly out after tumultuous tenure in...

White House counsel Don McGahn is reportedly out after tumultuous tenure in the Trump administration

White House counsel Don McGahn reportedly left the Trump administration on Wednesday. President Donald Trump floated the idea of replacing McGahn with attorney Pat Cipollone, a... Read more ...

A caravan of thousands of Honduran migrants is traveling through Central...

A caravan of thousands of Honduran migrants is traveling through Central America trying to reach the US border, and Trump is furious

A growing group of roughly 2,000 Honduran migrants is steadily moving northbound through Central American countries, en route to the United States, where many hope to seek... Read more ...

Two of Mariska Hargitay's homes are on the market

Two of Mariska Hargitay's homes are on the market

A duplex penthouse once owned by “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” star Mariska Hargitay that's built around a golden dome on top of Manhattan's O'Neill Building is now on... Read more ...

Trump doubts Turkish officials and touts arms deal with Saudi Arabia when...

Trump doubts Turkish officials and touts arms deal with Saudi Arabia when asked about Khashoggi disappearance

President Donald Trump expressed doubts that Turkish officials have audio and video recordings proving Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed on orders from the... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren accuse Amazon of 'potentially illegal'...

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren accuse Amazon of 'potentially illegal' activity in new attack against the company's labor practices

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have sent a letter to Amazon , asking the company to explain the "potentially illegal" activity showcased in a video the company... Read more ...

20 lottery winners who lost every penny

20 lottery winners who lost every penny

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high $868 million after nobody won on Tuesday. While it may be tempting, buying a lottery ticket is almost certainly not worth... Read more ...

Senior Treasury Department employee charged with leaking to media about...

Senior Treasury Department employee charged with leaking to media about suspicious financial activity reports on Manafort and Gates

Prosecutors on Wednesday charged a senior Treasury Department employee with leaking suspicious financial activity reports to the news media. Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards... Read more ...

Stephen Curry had one of his best all-around games in 3 years, and it was a...

Stephen Curry had one of his best all-around games in 3 years, and it was a resounding message to the rest of the NBA

The Golden State Warriors opened the 2018-19 NBA season on Tuesday night with a 108-100 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Warriors superstar guard Stephen Curry had one of... Read more ...