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California family say they were treated like criminals on a Southwest flight because their toddler wouldn't keep his mask on

30 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

A Southwest Airlines plane lands at Los Angeles international airport. FG/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images/Getty A Bay Area family left a Southwest Airlines flight over a mask...
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A Harvard psychologist explains the rise in passengers getting violent on airplanes and customers abusing retail workers: People have reached 'a boiling point'

30 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Passengers board an American Airlines flight from California to North Carolina. Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images Passenger violence on airplanes is spiking and retail...
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See inside Victoria's Secret's revamped 'store of the future' as it ditches Angels to lure more women

30 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

"I was thrilled to see more representative mannequins like these, but I was hoping for more," writes Mandy Shunnarah. Mandy Shunnarah Mandy Shunnarah visited the redesigned...
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Olympic Basketball 2021: USA Roster, Jerseys, Schedule, Odds and Predictions

38 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

USA Basketball will seek a fourth consecutive gold medal at the 2021 Olympics in Tokyo. The Americans have succeeded in winning the tournament in every Olympics since 2004...
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How AI Will Help Keep Time at the Tokyo Olympics

39 minutes ago   |   Wired

Omega, the official timekeeper of the Games, is now using computer vision and motion sensors for events like swimming, gymnastics, and beach volleyball.
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I Grew Up Without Money. Now I Have It but Can't Bring Myself to Spend It

39 minutes ago   |   Slate

Hoarding money may make you feel secure. But you're ignoring the underlying problem.
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Bitcoin trading volumes have plunged to their lowest levels this year. This chart shows how steep the drop has been

49 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Photo illustration by Edward Smith/Getty Images Bitcoin trading volumes have slumped to their lowest level this year, on par with summer 2020. July's weekly average of $3...
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The week the Delta variant threatened the economy

49 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The Delta variant of the coronavirus is putting the unvaccinated at risk. Irfan Khan/Getty Images The highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus now makes up the...
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Larry Page has gone to Fiji and sold his superyacht

49 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

And welcome to this week's edition of the Insider Tech newsletter, where we break down the biggest news in tech, including: Larry Page's Fiji hideout The wild WeWork IPO plan...
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Paige VanZant issues a statement following her loss to Rachael Ostovich at BKFC 19: 'I will always rise'

Paige VanZant issues a statement following her loss to Rachael Ostovich at BKFC 19: 'I will always rise'

50 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie

Paige VanZant addressed her loss at BKFC 19 to Rachael Ostovich with a simple statement on social media late Friday evening. After the scores were read and the winner of her...
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Sweden's women win 2nd straight, down Australia 4-2

Sweden's women win 2nd straight, down Australia 4-2

SAITAMA, Japan - Fridolina Rolfo scored a pair of goals and Sweden won its second straight match in the group stage of the women's Olympic soccer tournament with a 4-2 victory... Read more ...

Russian star Daniil Medvedev blasts Olympics tennis tournament a ‘joke' as...

Russian star Daniil Medvedev blasts Olympics tennis tournament a ‘joke' as players grapple with sweltering conditions in Japan

Daniil Medvedev, the world's second-ranked men's tennis player, has hit out at organizers of the Olympic tennis tournament, with players being forced to contend with sweltering... Read more ...

Whatever Happened to the ‘Us vs. Them' Olympics?

Whatever Happened to the ‘Us vs. Them' Olympics?

The creators of the modern Olympics founded the Games with the intent to foster peace and brotherhood, healthy athletic competition, a humanistic appreciation of man's great... Read more ...

Crypto-based ‘shadow financial market' spooks regulators

Crypto-based ‘shadow financial market' spooks regulators

New financial services built on cryptocurrency are offering consumers the ability to borrow and trade billions of dollars without the oversight of bankers or their regulators... Read more ...

Video- Beautiful Today, Unsettled Tomorrow

Video- Beautiful Today, Unsettled Tomorrow

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Space Jam and the Fury of an Algorithm Scorned

The reboot-along with Netflix's The Mitchells vs. the Machines-portray vengeful AIs as jilted geniuses. That revolution shouldn't be televised. Read more ...

The 16 Best Weekend Deals on Headphones, Soundbars, and More

We found discounts on a MacBook Pro, an Instant Pot, and the newest Amazon Fire tablet. Read more ...

Insiders Reveal Latest Buzz, Trade Scenarios for POR's Damian Lillard 'Crisis'

Was it a false alarm or an early warning of what's to come? Just over a week ago, Henry Abbott of True Hoop wrote, "A source close to Lillard says that in the days to come, he... Read more ...

Updated Top 100 MLB Prospects After 2021 Draft

With the 2021 MLB draft in the rearview, it's time to reset the league's landscape with an update to our top 100 prospect list that includes this year's top draft picks... Read more ...

It's a magical year for mushrooms

Rain, heat and humid help mushrooms flourish on the forest floors. Read more ...