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Barack Obama Says United States Is ‘Shrouded With Hate, Anger, Racism'

19 hours ago   |   Fortune

Former President Barack Obama told attendees of the Obama Foundation Summit on Monday that with cooperation, people can remake the world-which “badly needs remaking.” “The...
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Michelle Obama says her daughter Sasha makes her and Barack feel 'inadequate'

Michelle Obama says her daughter Sasha makes her and Barack feel 'inadequate'

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Michelle Obama spoke about life outside of the White House while on ABC's " Jimmy Kimmel Live " Thursday night while promoting her new book, "Becoming." She said that she and...
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How Can California Prevent Wildfires? Experts Offer Straightforward Solutions

7 days ago   |   Fortune

California's deadly wildfires have a straightforward solution, experts say: stop building homes in places that are likely to burn-and make homes that already exist in those...
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Trump talks tough about the military, but he hasn't visited a war zone where US troops are fighting - unlike his predecessors

Trump talks tough about the military, but he hasn't visited a war zone where US troops are fighting - unlike his predecessors

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump repeatedly portrays himself as a gung-ho supporter of the US military, but a year and a half into his tenure the president has yet to visit American...
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Michelle Obama opens up about the first time she saw Barack and what their first kiss was like

Michelle Obama opens up about the first time she saw Barack and what their first kiss was like

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Michelle Obama spoke about meeting her future-husband Barack during an interview on "20/20" Sunday night. The former first lady says she had a bad first impression of Barack...
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The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 - here's how they spend their millions

The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 - here's how they spend their millions

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Barack Obama's net worth is estimated to be $40 million. Aside from the six-figure pension he receives as a former president, Obama has made millions from speaking engagements...
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9 photos of world leaders standing in the rain to honor fallen soldiers

9 photos of world leaders standing in the rain to honor fallen soldiers

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump was criticized on Saturday for not attending a World War I memorial service about 50 miles from Paris because of rainy weather. The trip to Ainse-Marne...
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Why Trump And Xi Are Skipping Mega Trade Meeting In Singapore

9 days ago   |   Fortune

Trade tensions will be a major focus of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations meetings in Singapore this week, with the leaders of Russia, India and Japan attending...
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This 22-year-old was a Business Insider intern 3 years ago. Now he's a state senator who pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the year

This 22-year-old was a Business Insider intern 3 years ago. Now he's a state senator who pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the year

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

22-year-old Democrat Will Haskell won a Connecticut state senate seat held by Republicans since 1973. He was a Business Insider intern before that. Haskell believes states can...
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Michelle Obama Calls Donald Trump a ‘Misogynist' Who Incited ‘Kooks' in New Memoir

12 days ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Former first lady Michelle Obama held nothing back in her assessment of President Donald Trump in her new memoir. In the book, called Becoming , Obama called Trump a...
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Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

The CDC recommended on Tuesday that Americans avoid all forms of romaine lettuce. At least 32 people in 11 states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine - but... Read more ...

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Read more ...

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live...

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live on the internet

NASA will launch a safety review of SpaceX and Boeing, who it has contracted to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, The Washington Post reports . Three officials... Read more ...

UN senior official resigns after 'mind blowing' audit reportedly finds he...

UN senior official resigns after 'mind blowing' audit reportedly finds he spent nearly $500,000 in travel expenses

United Nations Environment Program chief Erik Solheim resigned, after he was alleged to have accrued $488,518 in travel expenses in the course of nearly two years, according to... Read more ...

The 10 most important things in the world right now

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Here's what you need to know for Wednesday. 1. US President Donald Trump reportedly wanted to direct the Department of Justice to prosecute two of his political rivals. Both... Read more ...

Tech stocks sink again; Dow drops 500 points

Tech stocks sink again; Dow drops 500 points

The gloom and doom on Wall Street has wiped out the stock market's gains for the year. Read more ...

The 20 best-selling products from last year's Black Friday - including the...

The 20 best-selling products from last year's Black Friday - including the ones that surprised us

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Look no... Read more ...

Phil Mickelson challenged Tiger Woods to a $100,000 bet on the first hole of...

Phil Mickelson challenged Tiger Woods to a $100,000 bet on the first hole of their upcoming match and Tiger responded by doubling it

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will face off on Friday in a head-to-head match with $9 million at stake. While promoting the pay-per-view match on Tuesday, Mickelson and Woods... Read more ...

El Chapo's brother was caught driving with $1.2M stashed in car: customs...

El Chapo's brother was caught driving with $1.2M stashed in car: customs official

El Chapo's little brother once used a Ford Bronco - with $1.2 million in cash stuffed behind its paneling - to try to smuggle the drug money from the US back into Mexico, a... Read more ...

US Homeland Security reportedly infiltrating WhatsApp groups and using paid...

US Homeland Security reportedly infiltrating WhatsApp groups and using paid undercover informants to monitor migrant caravan

The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly using paid undercover informants to gather intelligence on the migrant caravan nearing the US-Mexico border. Homeland Security... Read more ...