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The next 100 days could set the market's course for a year. One top Wall Street strategist says these trades can help you profit from the twists and turns

THE NEXT 100 DAYS COULD SET THE MARKET'S COURSE FOR A YEAR. ONE TOP WALL STREET STRATEGIST SAYS THESE TRADES CAN HELP YOU PROFIT FROM THE TWISTS AND TURNS

Julian Emanuel, chief equity and derivatives strategist for BTIG, says a string of critical events in the next 100 days will set the...

These are the 20 fastest-growing US states over the last 50 years

THESE ARE THE 20 FASTEST-GROWING US STATES OVER THE LAST 50 YEARS

The US economy has been the world's largest economy for more than a century. However, some US states have been growing much faster...

 
 
 
Iran claims it seized a British tanker because it collided with an Iranian fishing boat

IRAN CLAIMS IT SEIZED A BRITISH TANKER BECAUSE IT COLLIDED WITH AN IRANIAN FISHING BOAT

Iranian authorities say they seized a British-flagged tanker after it collided with an Iranian fishing boat and then failed to respond...

'F-- THE POLICE FREE DA GANG!!': Hackers broke into the London police's Twitter account and posted a series of strange and offensive messages

'F-- THE POLICE FREE DA GANG!!': HACKERS BROKE INTO THE LONDON POLICE'S TWITTER ACCOUNT AND POSTED A SERIES OF STRANGE AND OFFENSIVE MESSAGES

Hackers broke into the Twitter and blogging systems of London's Metropolitan Police Friday night, publishing a series of strange and...

 
 
 
The Queen is being dragged into Britain's Brexit crisis

THE QUEEN IS BEING DRAGGED INTO BRITAIN'S BREXIT CRISIS

Senior Conservative MPs are reportedly plotting to ask the Queen to travel to Brussels and request a Brexit extension. Under the plan,...

James Comey shares the questions he'd ask former special counsel Robert Mueller at next week's hearings

JAMES COMEY SHARES THE QUESTIONS HE'D ASK FORMER SPECIAL COUNSEL ROBERT MUELLER AT NEXT WEEK'S HEARINGS

Former FBI director James Comey was fired by President Donald Trump on May 9, 2017. The chain of events stemming from Comey's dismissal...

 
 
 
19 questions we have after watching the first 'Walking Dead' trailer for next season

19 QUESTIONS WE HAVE AFTER WATCHING THE FIRST 'WALKING DEAD' TRAILER FOR NEXT SEASON

The trailer for "The Walking Dead's" 10th season was released at San Diego Comic-Con Friday. INSIDER breaks down the biggest questions...

WE TRIED THE BEST DISHES AT A RESTAURANT THAT ONLY SELLS FRIES - AND THE WINNER WAS CLEAR

Poptata is a London-based restaurant that only serves fries. The guacamole, halloumi and chorizo option can feed three people, while...

 
 
 
Google will reportedly face a multimillion dollar fine after an FTC investigation found that YouTube was in violation of children's privacy laws

GOOGLE WILL REPORTEDLY FACE A MULTIMILLION DOLLAR FINE AFTER AN FTC INVESTIGATION FOUND THAT YOUTUBE WAS IN VIOLATION OF CHILDREN'S PRIVACY LAWS

The Federal Trade Commission has reportedly finalized a settlement with Google after an investigation found that YouTube was in violation...

A hidden United benefit will extend your trip for next to nothing

A HIDDEN UNITED BENEFIT WILL EXTEND YOUR TRIP FOR NEXT TO NOTHING

United's Excursionist Perk lets you add an extra flight in your destination region for no extra miles. It doesn't require any extra...

 
 
 
Google honored Apollo 11 software developer Margaret Hamilton with a 1.4 square mile portrait using moonlight and more than 100,000 mirrors

GOOGLE HONORED APOLLO 11 SOFTWARE DEVELOPER MARGARET HAMILTON WITH A 1.4 SQUARE MILE PORTRAIT USING MOONLIGHT AND MORE THAN 100,000 MIRRORS

Google honored Margaret Hamilton, the woman who led the development team responsible for the onboard flight software for NASA's Apollo...

Struggling Nordstrom is banking on exclusivity to compete with Amazon and overcome sales woes

STRUGGLING NORDSTROM IS BANKING ON EXCLUSIVITY TO COMPETE WITH AMAZON AND OVERCOME SALES WOES

As Nordstrom opens up its Anniversary Sale to the public on July 19, the company is looking to rebound from a recent sales slump. Nordstrom...

 
 
 
7-Eleven is giving $7,111 in college fund money to a baby born on 7/11 at 7:11 p.m

7-ELEVEN IS GIVING $7,111 IN COLLEGE FUND MONEY TO A BABY BORN ON 7/11 AT 7:11 P.M

7-Eleven pledged $7,111 in college money to a couple after their baby was born at 7:11 p.m. on July 7, weighing seven pounds, 11 ounces. Johntez...

Michelle Obama issues veiled rebuke of Trump's racist tweets: 'It's not my America or your America. It's our America.'

MICHELLE OBAMA ISSUES VEILED REBUKE OF TRUMP'S RACIST TWEETS: 'IT'S NOT MY AMERICA OR YOUR AMERICA. IT'S OUR AMERICA.'

Former First Lady Michelle Obama in a tweet on Friday said what "truly makes our country great is its diversity" in a tweet that was...

 
 
 
Apollo 11 landed on the moon 50 years ago. Here's how space exploration is expected to change in the near future

APOLLO 11 LANDED ON THE MOON 50 YEARS AGO. HERE'S HOW SPACE EXPLORATION IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE IN THE NEAR FUTURE

By Naeem Altaf, IBM Distinguished Engineer and Chief Technology Officer of Space Tech On July 20, 1969, the world celebrated the first...

The first and last outfits of 10 characters on 'Friends'

THE FIRST AND LAST OUTFITS OF 10 CHARACTERS ON 'FRIENDS'

"Friends" ran from 1994 to 2004 and quickly became a pop-culture phenomenon, making major stars out of its ensemble cast . Each of...

 
 
 
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

In an essay for the New York Times , Meghan McCain said she recently had a miscarriage. She said she learned of her miscarriage during...

Luxe Pillow is the small, no-nonsense sleep startup you've never heard of but need to try - here's why

LUXE PILLOW IS THE SMALL, NO-NONSENSE SLEEP STARTUP YOU'VE NEVER HEARD OF BUT NEED TO TRY - HERE'S WHY

Two pillows from a young and nondescript company have dethroned my longstanding big-name favorites. Luxe Pillow makes two eponymous...

 
 
 
When I stopped buying plastic to go green, I ended up slicing my grocery bill in half

WHEN I STOPPED BUYING PLASTIC TO GO GREEN, I ENDED UP SLICING MY GROCERY BILL IN HALF

The zero-waste trend is all about eliminating disposable packaging, especially single use plastics, from daily life. I started doing...

6 tips for keeping your pet safe during a heat wave

6 TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR PET SAFE DURING A HEAT WAVE

INSIDER spoke with experts from the ASPCA and learned some helpful tips on how to keep your pets happy, healthy, and safe during your...

 
 
 



Mariners' Mike Leake loses perfect game in ninth

Mariners' Mike Leake loses perfect game in ninth

SEATTLE - Mike Leake of the Mariners lost his bid to pitch a perfect game on a leadoff single in the ninth inning by rookie Luis Rengifo, then finished off the Angels for a... Read more ...

Pennsylvania school district warns parents they could lose kids over unpaid...

Pennsylvania school district warns parents they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

District says that it is trying to collect more than $20,000 Read more ...

Britain advises its ships to stay away from Strait of Hormuz after tanker...

Britain advises its ships to stay away from Strait of Hormuz after tanker seized by Iran

The British government told its commercial vessels to avoid the strategic Strait of Hormuz after Iranian forces seized a UK-flagged oil tanker there, prompting a row with London. Read more ...

Former NFL player, Super Bowl champ Mitch Petrus dies from heat stroke at age 32

Former NFL player, Super Bowl champ Mitch Petrus dies from heat stroke at age 32

The 32-year-old had been working outside all day, a coroner said. Read more ...

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests

HONG KONG - Police in Hong Kong have raided a homemade-explosives manufacturing lab ahead of another weekend of protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. Hong Kong... Read more ...

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

SEATTLE - The Los Angeles Angels gave up on their $11 million investment in Matt Harvey, designating the 30-year-old right-hander for assignment on Friday. Read more ...

Braves edge Nationals on Donaldson's hit in ninth

Braves edge Nationals on Donaldson's hit in ninth

ATLANTA - Josh Donaldson's bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning lifted the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Friday night after Luke... Read more ...

MLB wrap: Cardinals mount comeback against Reds on 10-run inning

MLB wrap: Cardinals mount comeback against Reds on 10-run inning

The Cardinals topped the Reds 12-11 at Great American Ball Park, despite trailing 7-0 entering the sixth inning. Read more ...

Maxim Dadashev to have brain surgery after vicious loss to Subriel Matias

Maxim Dadashev to have brain surgery after vicious loss to Subriel Matias

After eleven rounds of punishment at the hands of Subriel Matias, Maxim Dadashev needed to be rushed to the hospital and prepare to have surgery. Read more ...