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REP. ERIC SWALWELL SAYS HE RECEIVED A VOICEMAIL THREATENING TO 'CUT HIS KIDS' HEADS OFF,' BLAMES GOP FOR 'STOKING VIOLENT RHETORIC'

Rep. Eric Swalwell. Congress.gov via Getty Images Rep. Eric Swalwell shared a disturbing voice message he got at one of his California...

I THOUGHT I'D JUMPED THROUGH EVERY HOOP WHEN I CHANGED MY NAME AND GENDER 4 YEARS AGO, BUT MY CREDIT CARD FLAGGED A CRITICAL OVERSIGHT

The author, Sylvia Whelan. Courtesy of Sylvia Whelan I tried to get an increase on my credit limit recently, but my account was frozen. I...

 
 
 

FORMER BOSS OF ONE OF EUROPE'S BIGGEST BANKS DIES AGED 59

Anshu Jain has died aged 59 after a five-year battle with cancer. Getty Images Anshu Jain, former co-chief executive of Deutsche Bank,...

A NEW YORK FAMILY WAS INJURED WHEN A PALESTINIAN GUNMAN OPENED FIRE ON JEWISH WORSHIPPERS IN JERUSALEM, KILLING A NEWBORN BABY

Zaka volunteers, an Ultra-Orthodox Jewish emergency response team, clean up blood stains after an attack outside Jerusalem's Old City,...

 
 
 

HOW TO FIX THE HOUSING AFFORDABILITY CRISIS: BUILD MORE HOMES

A slowdown in housing construction is one of the big factors in the current affordability crisis. Jenn Austin-Driver/Getty Images The...

AN 18-YEAR-OLD WHO'S NETTED OVER $1 MILLION SELLING BORED APES TOYS JUST MADE A REPLICA OF ETHEREUM COFOUNDER VITALIK BUTERIN AHEAD OF THE 'MERGE'

Ricky da Luz meeting Vitalik Buterin in August. Ricky da Luz/IsmToys Ricky da Luz, 18, started making free Bored Ape toys for NFT holders...

 
 
 

3 REASONS SOME HIGHLY PAID PROFESSIONALS LIKE DOCTORS AND LAWYERS STILL HAVE 7 FIGURES IN STUDENT DEBT THEY CAN'T PAY OFF

Getty Images A criticism of broad student-loan forgiveness is it may benefit typically high earners, like doctors. Because of the system's...

HOW TO STOP RATS FROM LIVING UNDER YOUR HOOD, RUINING YOUR CAR AND LEAVING YOU WITH A BIG REPAIR BILL

A Norway rat. Wolfram Steinberg/Getty Images Rats are taking refuge in cars, chewing through wires and leaving owners with big repair...

 
 
 

TRUMP SENT CRYPTIC MESSAGE TO MERRICK GARLAND BEFORE WARRANT WAS UNSEALED: 'THE COUNTRY IS ON FIRE. WHAT CAN I DO TO REDUCE THE HEAT?'

Attorney General Merrick Garland, former President Donald Trump. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, Brandon Bell/Getty Images Trump wanted...

RAND PAUL CALLS FOR REPEAL OF ESPIONAGE ACT AMID DOJ INVESTIGATION INTO TRUMP TAKING CLASSIFIED DOCUMENTS TO MAR-A-LAGO

Sen. Rand Paul in Washington, DC, on July 20, 2021. Stefani Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images Rand Paul, a Republican senator for Kentucky,...

 
 
 

MOST AIRLINES ARE NOW MUCH SMALLER THAN THEY WERE BEFORE THE PANDEMIC. SEE THE 20 BIGGEST AIRLINES IN THE WORLD RANKED BY AVAILABLE SEATS

Southwest Airlines. Jonathan Weiss/Shutterstock Airlines worldwide have been on a rollercoaster of schedule and operational challenges...

HIGH TURNOVER AND MOUNTING LOSSES ARE PLAGUING GOLDMAN SACHS' MARCUS CONSUMER-BANKING UNIT

Hi, I'm Matt Turner, the editor in chief of business at Insider. Welcome back to Insider Weekly, a roundup of some of our top stories....

 
 
 

THE 36 BEST PLAYSTATION GAMES OF ALL TIME, ACCORDING TO CRITICS

"The Last of Us." Naughty Dog Insider turned to review-aggregation site Metacritic's list of the greatest video games ever to determine...

WORKERS FORCED TO TAKE TIME OFF BECAUSE OF COVID HAVE LOST $28 BILLION IN WAGES

Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images During the first two years of the pandemic, a lot of workers had to call out for work. Workers were...

 
 
 

3 MONEY HABITS A 6-FIGURE-EARNING SEX WORKER AND A MILLIONAIRE CEO HAVE IN COMMON

Entrepreneur Kendra Y. Hill and sex worker Jet Setting Jasmine. Mykahl Raphael/Courtesy of Jet Setting Jasmine Business consultant...

I FLEW ON UNITED'S AGING BOEING 767-300ER FROM BOSTON TO LONDON IN ECONOMY AND THE UPDATED CABIN MADE THE PLANE FEEL LIKE NEW

Flying on United's 767-300ER. Taylor Rains/Insider United Airlines has held onto its Boeing 767 aircraft and is retrofitting them with...

 
 
 

THE PAYMENTS ECOSYSTEM: THE BIGGEST SHIFTS AND TRENDS DRIVING SHORT- AND LONG-TERM GROWTH AND SHAPING THE FUTURE OF THE INDUSTRY

Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Payments Ecosystem research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase...

PASSENGER USED HIS IPAD TO TRACK DOWN HIS BAG AFTER AMERICAN AIRLINES LOST IT

A suitcase. Insider A passenger spent four days without his luggage after his flight was delayed. The airline told him they couldn't...

 
 
 

THE UK'S OFFSHORE TAX HAVENS ARE QUIETLY LURING INVESTORS AWAY FROM THE LIKES OF THE CAYMAN ISLANDS AND BERMUDA THIS 'CRYPTO WINTER'

Jersey and Guernsey are both stepping up their attempts to attract crypto investors with their favorable tax laws. Getty Images UK...

TRUMP GOES ON TRUTH SOCIAL RAMPAGE, SHARING OVER A DOZEN POSTS, INCLUDING FROM ACCOUNTS WITH QANON REFERENCES

Former President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Joe Maiorana, File Trump took to Truth Social to lash out at the FBI over the Mar-a-Lago raid. He...

 
 
 



This man just won the Maryland lottery for the second time in two months

This man just won the Maryland lottery for the second time in two months

"I couldn't believe I won the first time," Duane Ketterman told lottery officials while claiming his prize. "So, when I saw this one, I was just stunned." Read more ...

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

NEW YORK - The Los Angeles Police Department has ended its investigation into Anne Heche's car accident, when the actor crashed into a Los Angeles home on Aug. 5. Heche is... Read more ...

Cloudy, Cooler and Isolated Showers

Cloudy, Cooler and Isolated Showers

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3 reasons some highly paid professionals like doctors and lawyers still have...

Getty Images A criticism of broad student-loan forgiveness is it may benefit typically high earners, like doctors. Because of the system's structure, some advanced-degree... Read more ...

An 18-year-old who's netted over $1 million selling Bored Apes toys just...

Ricky da Luz meeting Vitalik Buterin in August. Ricky da Luz/IsmToys Ricky da Luz, 18, started making free Bored Ape toys for NFT holders last year, and has generated $1... Read more ...

Your price at the pump went up. So did Saudi Aramco's profits - to a new record

Your price at the pump went up. So did Saudi Aramco's profits - to a new record

Saudi energy company Aramco said Sunday its profits jumped 90% in the second quarter compared to the same time last year, helping its half-year earnings reach nearly $88 billion. Read more ...

U.S. Senator Lands in Taiwan Weeks After Nancy Pelosi Visit Sparked Fury

The delegation is set to meet with senior leaders in the country to discuss multiple issues of mutual interest between the U.S. and Taiwan. Read more ...

At 27, former Morgan State star Tiwian Kendley isn't ready to give up his...

Tiwian Kendley has plenty of memories of his time with the Morgan State men's basketball program. There was his 40-point, 10-rebound performance in an 85-82 double overtime win... Read more ...

Massive expanse of towering hydrothermal vents discovered deep in the Pacific

Massive expanse of towering hydrothermal vents discovered deep in the Pacific

Scientists found a huge field of hydrothermal vents on the East Pacific Rise. Read more ...

Ukraine to legalize guns soon - minister

Ukraine to legalize guns soon - minister

The parliament may allow citizens to buy firearms to protect their homes, the interior minister has said Ukraine will adopt a law legalizing firearms in the near future, amid... Read more ...