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Dr. Birx: Before schools can reopen, coronavirus outbreaks must get under control

DR. BIRX: BEFORE SCHOOLS CAN REOPEN, CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS MUST GET UNDER CONTROL

White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx said that coronavirus outbreaks in the United States need to be slowed...

The ultimate guide to career success during a recession: How to find a new job, land a raise, and build your résumé, even when the economy goes south

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CAREER SUCCESS DURING A RECESSION: HOW TO FIND A NEW JOB, LAND A RAISE, AND BUILD YOUR RÉSUMÉ, EVEN WHEN THE ECONOMY GOES SOUTH

The coronavirus recession is the worst we've seen in a long time, with unemployment exceeding even the figures from the Great Recession...

 
 
 
My food spending spiked when I moved near Costco, and it took me a while to figure out why

MY FOOD SPENDING SPIKED WHEN I MOVED NEAR COSTCO, AND IT TOOK ME A WHILE TO FIGURE OUT WHY

When we moved near a Costco, I was excited to save money on food - but it didn't end up working out that way. My husband and I recently...

The most anticipated new TV shows premiering in August

THE MOST ANTICIPATED NEW TV SHOWS PREMIERING IN AUGUST

Every month, TV Time provides Business Insider with the five most anticipated new TV shows. August includes HBO's "Lovecraft Country"...

 
 
 
Job diary: I've been a professional tarot card reader for over 20 years - here's what my days are like

JOB DIARY: I'VE BEEN A PROFESSIONAL TAROT CARD READER FOR OVER 20 YEARS - HERE'S WHAT MY DAYS ARE LIKE

Patti Woods, 49, has been a professional tarot card reader for over 20 years. Although she stopped holding in-person sessions during...

Two former stock traders built a more-secure Slack competitor that's won over massive firms like Pepsi, Nike, and Citibank - here's why it's tripled its customers during the pandemic

TWO FORMER STOCK TRADERS BUILT A MORE-SECURE SLACK COMPETITOR THAT'S WON OVER MASSIVE FIRMS LIKE PEPSI, NIKE, AND CITIBANK - HERE'S WHY IT'S TRIPLED ITS CUSTOMERS DURING THE PANDEMIC

As more companies prolong remote work, security-focused productivity app Workstorm has been snapping up new customers. Its products...

 
 
 
The new chief marketing officer of Oracle talks about leaving Amazon, and says that Larry Ellison's big cloud offensive has 'parallels' to the early days of AWS

THE NEW CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER OF ORACLE TALKS ABOUT LEAVING AMAZON, AND SAYS THAT LARRY ELLISON'S BIG CLOUD OFFENSIVE HAS 'PARALLELS' TO THE EARLY DAYS OF AWS

Ariel Kelman became Oracle's new chief marketing officer in January, when he took on a tough challenge: changing the view that Oracle...

Use this simple chart to figure out the risks you'll face if you change careers right now

USE THIS SIMPLE CHART TO FIGURE OUT THE RISKS YOU'LL FACE IF YOU CHANGE CAREERS RIGHT NOW

The coronavirus recession has caused many people to consider making big changes in their careers, but it can be hard to know whether...

 
 
 
Voting by mail is the safest, easiest way to vote. Why are so many national Republicans lying about it?

VOTING BY MAIL IS THE SAFEST, EASIEST WAY TO VOTE. WHY ARE SO MANY NATIONAL REPUBLICANS LYING ABOUT IT?

Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures, a cofounder of the Seattle Review of Books, and a frequent cohost of the " Pitchfork Economics...

Travel as we used to know it is over. We're looking for nominations for the changemakers who are shaping the futures of travel and hospitality

TRAVEL AS WE USED TO KNOW IT IS OVER. WE'RE LOOKING FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE CHANGEMAKERS WHO ARE SHAPING THE FUTURES OF TRAVEL AND HOSPITALITY

The pandemic has already drastically changed the way people travel. Business Insider is putting together a list of the individuals...

 
 
 
A day in the life of a 30-year-old entrepreneur who ferries clients' Peloton bikes, golf bags, and Diaper Genies from the Hamptons to NYC, and who says business is booming during the pandemic

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A 30-YEAR-OLD ENTREPRENEUR WHO FERRIES CLIENTS' PELOTON BIKES, GOLF BAGS, AND DIAPER GENIES FROM THE HAMPTONS TO NYC, AND WHO SAYS BUSINESS IS BOOMING DURING THE PANDEMIC

Danielle Candela founded Tote Taxi three years ago. The company shuttles deliveries back and forth between New York City and the Hamptons. This...

Hackers can make good money selling your Facebook login, Gmail password, or credit card number on underground sites. Here's the breakdown of how much

HACKERS CAN MAKE GOOD MONEY SELLING YOUR FACEBOOK LOGIN, GMAIL PASSWORD, OR CREDIT CARD NUMBER ON UNDERGROUND SITES. HERE'S THE BREAKDOWN OF HOW MUCH

A new report shows the average prices that hackers are willing to pay in exchange for control of different online accounts that have...

 
 
 
I won a bidding war for a home even though I didn't make the highest offer, and I'm convinced 2 things gave my offer the advantage

I WON A BIDDING WAR FOR A HOME EVEN THOUGH I DIDN'T MAKE THE HIGHEST OFFER, AND I'M CONVINCED 2 THINGS GAVE MY OFFER THE ADVANTAGE

I found a house I loved and wanted to buy, but ended up getting involved in a bidding war after two other people made offers. I won...

Welcome to the future of dining halls: reservations, delivery, and robots

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE OF DINING HALLS: RESERVATIONS, DELIVERY, AND ROBOTS

As colleges prepare to reopen, one aspect of campus life is being reconfigured: dining halls. Dining halls, long a place to gather...

 
 
 
Why the housing market may not see a V-shaped recovery

WHY THE HOUSING MARKET MAY NOT SEE A V-SHAPED RECOVERY

The housing market is expected to remain volatile for the remainder of the year and into 2021, according to a report by HouseCanary...

I flew on Southwest Airlines during the pandemic and came away impressed by how well the largest low-cost US airline handed social distancing

I FLEW ON SOUTHWEST AIRLINES DURING THE PANDEMIC AND CAME AWAY IMPRESSED BY HOW WELL THE LARGEST LOW-COST US AIRLINE HANDED SOCIAL DISTANCING

Southwest Airlines is primed to recover quicker than its competitors since the airline focuses on domestic service with a passenger-friendly...

 
 
 
Now is the worst time to buy a new iPhone

NOW IS THE WORST TIME TO BUY A NEW IPHONE

With Apple's much-rumored iPhone 12 expected to launch in the fall, now is the worst time to purchase a new iPhone. If you're already...

This $33,000 tiny cabin that looks like a sculpture and can be used as a backyard office - see inside

THIS $33,000 TINY CABIN THAT LOOKS LIKE A SCULPTURE AND CAN BE USED AS A BACKYARD OFFICE - SEE INSIDE

Koto Studio designed a multifunctional cabin that can be used as an office. The home office is carbon neutral, and inspired by Japanese...

 
 
 

4 MAJOR CHANGES TO APARTMENT BUILDINGS FROM THE PANDEMIC, ACCORDING TO A 30-YEAR ARCHITECTURE VETERAN

Architects are designing multifamily dwellings for the post-pandemic age. One of them is 30-year industry veteran Vickie Alani, a principal...

The 17 best US cities for millennials to live in after coronavirus

THE 17 BEST US CITIES FOR MILLENNIALS TO LIVE IN AFTER CORONAVIRUS

Millenials have recently been moving to places in the South and West region of the US. We took a look at where this generation should...

 
 
 



Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese...

Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese Firm

In its first public acknowledgement of a deal that could be worth in the billions of dollars, Microsoft said it is continuing talks with TikTok about a potential takeover of... Read more ...

Retired Pope Benedict XVI falls ill after visit to Germany, report says

Retired Pope Benedict XVI falls ill after visit to Germany, report says

BERLIN - Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has fallen ill after his return from a trip to his native Bavaria to visit his brother, who died a month ago, a German newspaper reported... Read more ...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between drivers, law enforcement

David Price has already received 1,400 pre-orders, and the product is patent-pending. Read more ...

Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

CAGLIARI, Sardinia - Cagliari hired Eusebio Di Francesco as its new coach Monday after parting ways with Walter Zenga. Read more ...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok and other Chinese apps

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that President Donald Trump "will take action in the coming days" on Chinese apps, including TikTok, citing national security risks. Read more ...

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

The team said Pederson is asymptomatic and in self-quarantine after contracting COVID-19. Read more ...

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jared Spurgeon scored twice and Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to get his his first career postseason win, leading the Minnesota Wild in a 3-0 win over the... Read more ...

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 28 shots in his first playoff start, Cam Atkinson scored early in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs... Read more ...

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on... Read more ...

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

The iconic department store is the latest major retailer to succumb to the ongoing pandemic. Read more ...