10 things you need to know today

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY

AP/Mikhail Klimentyev, Kremlin Pool Photo Here is what you need to know. Yellen to resign from Fed board. Federal Reserve Chair Janet...

5 books anyone looking for a new job should read

5 BOOKS ANYONE LOOKING FOR A NEW JOB SHOULD READ

Peter Bernik/Shutterstock Whether you're getting ready to start a new job search or looking for ways to bring new energy to an ongoing...

 
 
 
Away from the Madding Crowds: Tourism in Off-season a new Trend

AWAY FROM THE MADDING CROWDS: TOURISM IN OFF-SEASON A NEW TREND

For starters, if you're paying cash for your airfare, compare multiple ticket sources. Also check those fares against the airlines....

A hedge fund manager who invested in Whole Foods just put his $70 million Hamptons beach house on the market - take a look inside

A HEDGE FUND MANAGER WHO INVESTED IN WHOLE FOODS JUST PUT HIS $70 MILLION HAMPTONS BEACH HOUSE ON THE MARKET - TAKE A LOOK INSIDE

Douglas Elliman Real Estate Hedge-fund manager Barry Rosenstein put his Hamptons beach house on the market for $70 million. The property...

 
 
 
Foreign policy journalists are questioning a report claiming Trump's national-security adviser said he has the intelligence of a 'kindergartner'

FOREIGN POLICY JOURNALISTS ARE QUESTIONING A REPORT CLAIMING TRUMP'S NATIONAL-SECURITY ADVISER SAID HE HAS THE INTELLIGENCE OF A 'KINDERGARTNER'

AP White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster reportedly disparaged President Donald Trump at a private dinner this summer. McMaster's...

The most comfortable jeans you'll ever wear are deeply discounted for Black Friday

THE MOST COMFORTABLE JEANS YOU'LL EVER WEAR ARE DEEPLY DISCOUNTED FOR BLACK FRIDAY

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
Wall Street has had a dismal year - and the latest business-by-business report card confirms it

WALL STREET HAS HAD A DISMAL YEAR - AND THE LATEST BUSINESS-BY-BUSINESS REPORT CARD CONFIRMS IT

Reuters / John Gress A dismal year on Wall Street has been further confirmed by the latest business-by-business report card. Investment...

Charles Manson was sentenced to 9 life sentences for orchestrating 7 gruesome murders with his cult 'family' - here's his life story

CHARLES MANSON WAS SENTENCED TO 9 LIFE SENTENCES FOR ORCHESTRATING 7 GRUESOME MURDERS WITH HIS CULT 'FAMILY' - HERE'S HIS LIFE STORY

Reuters/Calvin Hom When cult leader Charles Manson and his "family" carried out their infamous nine-person killing spree in 1969 Los...

 
 
 
Amazon could supercharge its biggest weapon by getting into healthcare

AMAZON COULD SUPERCHARGE ITS BIGGEST WEAPON BY GETTING INTO HEALTHCARE

David Ryder / Stringer / Getty Images People are thinking a lot about what Amazon could do to the healthcare industry if it decided...

MARK CUBAN: 'The big losers' of the DOJ's battle to block the Time Warner-AT&T merger will be Google and Facebook

MARK CUBAN: 'THE BIG LOSERS' OF THE DOJ'S BATTLE TO BLOCK THE TIME WARNER-AT&T MERGER WILL BE GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK

Brendan McDermid/Reuters Mark Cuban thinks the big losers of the DOJ's decision to sue to block the AT&T-Time Warner merger will be...

 
 
 
The 36-year-old CEO of Burger King asks job candidates 'Are you smart, or do you work hard?' - and there's a right answer

THE 36-YEAR-OLD CEO OF BURGER KING ASKS JOB CANDIDATES 'ARE YOU SMART, OR DO YOU WORK HARD?' - AND THERE'S A RIGHT ANSWER

Restaurant Brands International CEO Daniel Schwartz. Daniel Schwartz CEO of Restaurant Brands International, the parent company of...

Keep Your Car Showroom-Shiny With Meguiar's Complete Car Care Kit, On Sale Now For Black Friday

KEEP YOUR CAR SHOWROOM-SHINY WITH MEGUIAR'S COMPLETE CAR CARE KIT, ON SALE NOW FOR BLACK FRIDAY

Meguiar's is one of the most trusted names in the car detailing game, and Amazon's offering the best price in years on Meguiar's complete...

 
 
 
Ryanair Launches ‘Black Friday' Week-Long Promotion

RYANAIR LAUNCHES ‘BLACK FRIDAY' WEEK-LONG PROMOTION

Ryanair, Europe's No.1 airline, today launched a week-long ‘Black Friday' promotion, offering customers 7 consecutive days of fantastic...

Uber plans to purchase 24,000 self-driving cars from Volvo in a potential multi-billion dollar deal

UBER PLANS TO PURCHASE 24,000 SELF-DRIVING CARS FROM VOLVO IN A POTENTIAL MULTI-BILLION DOLLAR DEAL

Uber intends on buying as many as 24,000 self-driving cars from Volvo, a move that will transform Uber's service model and establish...

 
 
 
Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons has been accused of sexual misconduct, and the allegations involve Brett Ratner

HIP-HOP MOGUL RUSSELL SIMMONS HAS BEEN ACCUSED OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT, AND THE ALLEGATIONS INVOLVE BRETT RATNER

Kevin Winter/Getty Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons has been accused of sexual misconduct, and the allegations involve filmmaker Brett...

8 details you may have missed on Sunday's 'The Walking Dead'

8 DETAILS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED ON SUNDAY'S 'THE WALKING DEAD'

AMC Warning: There are major spoilers ahead for "The Walking Dead." Sunday delivered one of the biggest episodes of " The Walking Dead...

 
 
 
10 fun gift ideas for the home fireplace enthusiast

10 FUN GIFT IDEAS FOR THE HOME FIREPLACE ENTHUSIAST

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4 critical questions you should ask in a job interview to make sure it's not a dead-end job

4 CRITICAL QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD ASK IN A JOB INTERVIEW TO MAKE SURE IT'S NOT A DEAD-END JOB

Strelka Institute/Flickr During a job interview, you should establish if you see a long-term future at the company. While you will...

 
 
 
Alibaba is up after buying a big stake in China's largest grocer

ALIBABA IS UP AFTER BUYING A BIG STAKE IN CHINA'S LARGEST GROCER

Thomson Reuters Alibaba is rising after buying a major stake in a Chinese grocer. The move echoes Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods...

Tourism In New Zealand On The Up and Up

TOURISM IN NEW ZEALAND ON THE UP AND UP

New Zealand is leading world tourism trends with record international visitor arrivals. According to its recently released Annual Report...

 
 
 



We Just Got the First Look at the All-New Aston Martin V8 Vantage

We Just Got the First Look at the All-New Aston Martin V8 Vantage

Aston Martin has been firing on all cylinders as of late. From the DB11 grand tourer to track-focused hypercar the Vulcan , the English luxury car maker has been impressing... Read more ...

Lampard: English clubs set for golden era in Champions League

Lampard: English clubs set for golden era in Champions League

The former Chelsea man believes that his former side have a shot at winning the competition but says Manchester City are even better placed Read more ...

Beal scores 23 as Wizards beat Bucks 99-88

Beal scores 23 as Wizards beat Bucks 99-88

MILWAUKEE - Bradley Beal scored 23 points to lead the Washington Wizards to a 99-88 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night. Read more ...

Charlie Rose Is Accused Of Sexual Harassment By 8 Women

Charlie Rose Is Accused Of Sexual Harassment By 8 Women

The star of the highly regarded PBS talk show Charlie Rose and co-host of CBS This Morning issued a statement apologizing for his actions. Read more ...

Justice Department Sues To Block AT&T's Merger With Time Warner

Justice Department Sues To Block AT&T's Merger With Time Warner

DOJ's case against the merger argues that the companies would control so much of both what people watch and how they watch it, that it could mean higher prices for both... Read more ...

US Air Force pilot killed in Texas plane crash

US Air Force pilot killed in Texas plane crash

Department of Defense A US Air Force service member has died after a training jet crashed in Texas. One airman survived the incident and was taken to a hospital. The cause of... Read more ...

Trump asks Supreme Court for full enforcement of travel ban

Trump asks Supreme Court for full enforcement of travel ban

Last month, a federal judge in Hawaii had blocked most of President Trump's third travel ban just before it was due to take effect. Read more ...

Donald Trump Is Shutting Down His Charitable Foundation

Donald Trump Is Shutting Down His Charitable Foundation

Trump had been accused of using it as a political slush fund. Read more ...

No. 23 WVU beats Long Beach State 91-62

No. 23 WVU beats Long Beach State 91-62

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Lamont West was a point shy of a career high with 22 and No. 23 West Virginia overcame a slow start to beat Long Beach State 91-62 on Monday night. Read more ...

AT&T: Justice Department sues to block $85 billion Time Warner deal

AT&T: Justice Department sues to block $85 billion Time Warner deal

The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to stop AT&T's $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, according to AT&T Read more ...