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Sarah Lacy, the founder of Pando, is selling the blog, quitting journalism, and ditching Silicon Valley after 20 years because she is tired of being sexually harassed and threatened  

Sarah Lacy, the founder and Editor-in-Chief of tech blog Pando, is selling the company, quitting journalism and ditching Silicon Valley after 20 years she announced in a blog post on Wednesday. She says her decision comes from years of sexual harassment and threats in her 20 years of covering Silicon Valley. "I have absorbed so many more stories than I have reported, more than I can ever report, about the dark side of Silicon Valley," she says in the blog post. Visit Business Insider's

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2019-10-23 21:18:51



Google employees are raising alarms about a new tool that keeps tabs on their internal meetings, but the company says it's nothing to worry about (GOOGL)  

Mateusz Wlodarczyk / Getty Google has developed a browser tool for internal use that can detect when employees are scheduling meetings involving large numbers of people, Bloomberg's Ryan Gallagher reported Wednesday. Employees are worried that the tool is a kind of spyware meant to discourage labor activism or organization. But Google's official line is that the tool is benign and was developed in response to an increase in spam. The budding controversy over the browser extension comes in

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2019-10-23 19:36:00



Joaquin Phoenix shocked the 'Joker' crew when he climbed into a refrigerator during an unscripted moment on set  

Niko Tavernise/Warner Bros. In a new interview with /Film, "Joker" cinematographer Lawrence Sher revealed key scenes made up on the spot by actor Joaquin Phoenix.  The scene when Arthur clears out a fridge and climbs into it was done in an improvised take.  "The first and only time he did it, we were mesmerized," Scher said. "I remember thinking, 'What is he doing? Did he just crawl in the fridge?' It was as fun and weird for us to watch it, too." The dance Arthur does in front o

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2019-10-23 19:30:08



Tesla is unveiling a third version of its solar roof this week, Elon Musk says  

Tesla Tesla will announce "version three" of its solar roof product on Thursday, CEO Elon Musk said Wednesday. The announcement came during the company's third-quarter earnings call following a surprise profit for the quarter, blowing past Wall Street's estimates.  Earlier this year, Walmart sued Tesla, accusing its other solar panel products of causing fires at seven stores.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla plans to unveil a third version of its sola

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2019-10-23 19:06:41



Facebook pledged $1 billion to help fix California's affordable housing crisis one day before Mark Zuckerberg was due to address a claim that Facebook ads were enabling housing discrimination  

ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images On October 22, Facebook pledged $1 billion to help fix California's affordable housing crisis. The announcement came one day before Mark Zuckerberg testified before the House Financial Services Committee on lawmakers' questions pertaining to Libra and allegations that Facebook ads enabled discrimination. The $1 billion investment will be spread out over the next decade to create around 200,000 housing units for middle- and low-income resid

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2019-10-23 18:58:00



Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield says that Microsoft has been 'surprisingly unsportsmanlike' as a competitor (WORK, MSFT)  

Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield addressed the competition from Microsoft Teams, saying the numbers Microsoft released claiming to have more users than Slack are slightly misleading.  In July, Microsoft said it had 13 million daily active users, claiming it was ahead of Slack. In early October, Slack responded and said it had 12 million daily active users, but that it had very favorable user engagement metrics. "I think they feel like we're an existential threat,"

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2019-10-23 18:44:03



The US may still punish Turkey over Syria and Russian weapons — here's how it can avoid making things worse  

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque The US on Wednesday lifted sanctions recently imposed on Turkey after Ankara agreed to a permanent ceasefire in Syria. US lawmakers are considering additional sanctions, but they need to carefully consider what those entail and make clear how to get them lifted in order to change Turkey's behavior, writes Enea Gjoza, a research fellow at Defense Priorities. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump said Turkey had agre

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2019-10-23 18:34:25



The FTC wants to shut down 'stalkerware,' apps that can hide inside people's phones and spy on their activity  

Towfiqu Photography The FTC just brought its first case against a stalkerware app. "Stalkerware" is the term for consumer spyware that gives someone access to another person's phone without that person's consent. Cybersecurity activists like Eva Galperin, who is the director of cybersecurity at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, have been pushing for more legal protections in this space. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Federal Trade Commission announced on Tuesd

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2019-10-23 18:34:22



35 musicians you should see live at least once in your life  

Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP There are several musicians that you cannot pass on if you have the chance to see them live. While tickets can be pricey, their performances and songs are definitely worth every penny.  From Beyoncé to Elton John, these are the artists whose next tours you need to be on the lookout for.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Whether you're a fan of artists like Beyoncé or John Mayer, if you haven't had the chance to see them pe

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2019-10-23 18:21:00



9 iconic stadiums across the world that no longer exist  

AP Photo/Pat Sullivan A good stadium can make or break a sporting event, which is why the best arenas are so well known to fans around the world. But some formerly legendary arenas that once represented the peak of advancement have since slipped into oblivion and, in some cases, been demolished. Check out these stadiums' stunning transformations from relevance and fame to obscurity and dilapidation. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sporting events are about so much mo

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2019-10-23 18:20:00



This game lets you roleplay as a tech CEO, and it was way harder than expected  

Financial Times The Financial Times newspaper has created a game that lets you try out being CEO of a tech startup. As founder and CEO, your mission is to "balance profit and purpose," using limited resources to keep investors and stakeholders happy.  The game draws from real life examples, like recently-ousted WeWork CEO Adam Neumann. Have you ever looked at the decisions of CEOs like Adam Neumann or Elon Musk and thought you could do a better job? Well, here's your chance. FT, th

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2019-10-23 18:03:01



See inside the 300-square-foot tent that a couple transformed into a tiny home for their family  

Zac Ruiz Zac and Katie Ruiz, a New Mexico-based couple, have been living in a 300-square-foot tent with their children for two years. The tent, built in just eight weeks, features a kitchen, two beds, a dining area, and a composting toilet. The tent runs on solar power, and it has an outdoor shower. Zac told Insider that the tent has no central heating or air, so the family has to bundle up in jackets and sweatpants full time during the colder months. The Ruiz family also travels in a smal

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2019-10-23 17:57:41



6 work conversations every successful couple has to avoid stress in the relationship  

PeopleImages/Getty Images Communication is key to any successful relationship — even communication about work. While creating a separation between your professional and personal life is important, your professional life is where you spend a significant amount of your time. But if you don't discuss how work is impacting you and what's happening there, you could be straining your relationship. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If you ask my partner or me what we wo

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2019-10-23 17:57:00



The best glass cleaners  

There's nothing worse than a dirty window, cloudy mirror, or dirt-spattered windshield. Everyone needs a good glass cleaner to keep those surfaces clean. We used more than a dozen different glass cleaners to find the best ones, including natural glass cleaners, ammonia-based cleaners, and cleaners for hard-water stains. Windex Original Glass Cleaner still reigns supreme because it cuts through grime, doesn't leave streaks, and doesn't cost much. A thorough window cleaning is one of t

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2019-10-23 17:55:00



Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez grilled Zuckerberg on Facebook's controversial ad policies and he struggled to answer her questions  

CSPAN Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez grilled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg during his congressional testimony Wednesday, and he struggled to come up with responses to her questions. Congresswoman from New York asked Zuckerberg questions regarding fact-checking political advertisements on the site and who is approved to be a third-party fact checker. Other politicians have criticized Facebook's fact-checking policies when it comes to political ads, like 2020 presidential candidates Sen. Elizab

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2019-10-23 17:49:14



The best string trimmers and weed wackers  

With a great string trimmer, you can cut crisp lines near fences, trees, and edge beds and obliterate weeds. We've included different string trimmers that run on plug-in power, batteries, or gasoline, so you can choose which is best for your needs. The DeWalt 20V Max Lithium Ion XR String Trimmer is our top pick because it's as powerful as many gas-powered weed and yard trimmers but it's also lightweight, thanks to its battery. If you take a quick look into my backyard, you'll see a gene

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2019-10-23 17:41:00



The 'Game of Thrones' script reveals what was going through Dany's head before she chose to burn down King's Landing  

HBO The penultimate episode of "Game of Thrones" focused on Daenerys Targaryen's pivotal choice to kill hundreds of thousands of innocent people in King's Landing.  The episode's script, reviewed by Insider at the Writers Guild Foundation library in Los Angeles, shows the stage direction written for Dany in that moment. "She sees the Red Keep," the script says. "The castle that her family built, that belongs to her. Occupied by the False Queen. She has come so far and she will go furth

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2019-10-23 13:35:14



How to tell if your iPhone is charging properly, whether it's turned on or off  

Will Wei/Business Insider You can tell if your iPhone is charging whether it's powered on or off.  When your iPhone is on, you can tell if it's charging by looking at the battery icon in the upper right corner. It should appear green with a lightning bolt in the middle.  When your iPhone has just died, you can tell if you're properly charging it by the icons on the black screen.  If you only see an empty battery icon, your iPhone is charging and will power on shortly. But if

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2019-10-23 13:35:00



Hotel Review: The Knickerbocker in Times Square is the perfect upscale base for first-time visitors to New York — here's why  

Alyssa Powell/Business Insider The Knickerbocker Hotel is a historic property that's been reimagined as a five-star luxury offering in the heart of Times Square with a rooftop bar, and restaurant from a famous chef, Charlie Palmer. With rooms starting as low as $250 per night in slower seasons and averaging around $300-$500 in high-occupancy periods, it's comparably priced to many other upscale New York hotels, and especially competitive for the five-star tier. I spent a night in a Deluxe R

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2019-10-23 13:32:00



The best women's underwear you can buy  

You have to wear it every day, so you better make sure your underwear is the most comfortable clothing you own. Tommy John makes the most comfortable women's underwear we've ever worn, and we've tried a lot of underwear.  Underwear. You won't give it a second thought if it's fabulously comfortable, but if it's anything less than that, it's all you'll be able to think about all the livelong day. And let's be honest — you're way too busy to waste any brain space on something as t

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2019-10-23 13:31:00



Meet 2019's Rising Stars of Wall Street from firms like Goldman Sachs, Blackstone, and Apollo shaking up investing, trading, and dealmaking  

NYSE; Edison Partners; Tradeweb; Ruobing Su/Business Insider Meet the 2019 class of Wall Street's rising stars. From starting a hedge fund before age 30 to running their own alternative-data shops and helping lead $27 billion investments, this group of young finance leaders is in a league of its own. It was harder than ever this year to select just 25 people. Our selection criteria: We asked that nominees be 35 or under, based in the US, and stand out from their peers. Editors made the final

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2019-10-23 13:26:00



Trump impeachment odds hit record high of 75% on popular betting website after diplomat's 'damning' testimony  

Reuters Popular betting website PredictIt saw odds of President Trump's impeachment in the House reach new highs early Wednesday, hitting $0.75 against the dollar. The new high arrives after US acting Ukraine ambassador Bill Taylor gave "damning" testimony to Congress on Trump's dealings with Ukraine and requests for political dirt on the Biden family. The record price for a "yes" call implies the online betting market seeing a 75% chance of at least one article of impeachment being passed

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2019-10-23 13:23:08



11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, really is  

zz/Dennis Van Tine/STAR MAX/IPx Jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world. The Amazon CEO is worth an estimated $110 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. That makes him 20% richer than the British monarchy. Bezos' net worth is greater than the GDP of Iceland, Afghanistan, and Costa Rica — combined. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Jeff Bezos is the richest person on the planet. Worth an estimated $110 billion, the Amazon CEO is $3 billion

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2019-10-23 13:20:00



How to log off a Windows 10 computer in 4 different ways  

Shutterstock You can log off Windows 10 in four different ways to put your computer into a password-protected screensaver mode. This can be useful for saving space if you're sharing a computer with someone else, or if your applications keep freezing.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If you want to leave your Windows 10 computer locked for a little while, or you want to clear some space for somebody else to share the same computer, you'll want to log off. Check o

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2019-10-23 13:19:00



The best tea kettles you can buy  

OXO/Business Insider The best tea kettles are easy to fill and pour, quickly bring water to a boil, and can be washed without much effort. The OXO Good Grips Classic Tea Kettle promises all that and more, plus, it features drip-free pouring, a large capacity, and a nice loud whistle to let you know it's tea time. Electric kettles are all the rage these days, and Insider Picks has already compiled a full buying guide to the best ones. For this guide, we are going to focus on the tradi

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2019-10-23 13:15:00



Adorable alert: The stars of Disney's 'Lady and the Tramp' remake hit the red carpet with the dogs they voice  

The stars of Disney's upcoming "Lady and the Tramp" appeared at a special screening of the film in New York City on Tuesday. Tessa Thompson and Justin Theroux were joined by the dogs they voice in the movie, Monte (who plays Tramp) and Rose (Lady). They posed for adorable photos together, and Theroux recreated the iconic spaghetti scene with his own dog, Kuma.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.   The stars of Disney's upcoming "Lady and the Tramp" remake hit

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2019-10-23 13:13:46



From Ireland to Samoa, here is what traditional tattoos look like around the world  

Tattooing is an art that has been practiced on human bodies for thousands of years. Some designs were meant to protect against evil while others served as status symbols. While traditional techniques are still used today, newer ones are on the rise. See Also:If you have to have a long layover, here are some of the best airport perks to look forTwo brothers are behind these trippy 3D animations44 things to add to your thrill-seeking bucket list

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2019-10-23 13:12:00



'Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood' will be rereleased in theaters with 4 new scenes  

Andrew Cooper/Sony Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood" is coming back to theaters beginning Friday. According to Sony, the movie will play on over 1,000 screens and will feature 10 minutes of additional footage. During its original theatrical run, the movie brought in over $368 million worldwide, only behind "Django Unchained" (over $425 million) for the highest-grossing Tarantino movie ever. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.   It's time to cru

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2019-10-23 13:09:53



Everything coming to — and leaving — Netflix in November  

Netflix Netflix is adding lots of new titles in November, including buzzy original films like "The King," starring Timothée Chalamet, and "The Irishman."  New seasons of shows like "The Crown" and "The End of the F------ World" will also be added to the streaming service, as well as numerous Netflix original holiday movies.  But some classic titles will be removed from the site in November as well, such as "Caddyshack," "Mamma Mia," and "Little Women. " Visit Insider's hom

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2019-10-23 13:06:00



Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook would drop out of its controversial payments project if US regulators don't approve it (FB)  

Mandel Ngan/Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook would drop its plans to participate in the launch of a cryptocurrency it created if US regulators aren't willing to approve it. The social media giant has been leading the Libra Association's early discussions to launch Libra as an international digital currency. It's unclear what would happen to the Libra Association if Facebook left, but Zuckerberg said the social media company doesn't hold sway over the other 20 mem

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2019-10-23 13:05:38



AOC's reelection campaign says it refunded two mysterious $500 donations from former Facebook exec and Trump supporter Palmer Luckey  

REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Right-wing donor and former Facebook exec Palmer Luckey made two $500 donations to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's reelection campaign, the Daily Beast reported. The campaign refunded the money as soon as it learned of the source, according to a spokesperson.  Luckey is best known as the founder of virtual reality company Oculus, which sold to Facebook in a $3 billion deal in 2014.  He left Facebook in 2016, amid a controversy over his financial support for an anti

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2019-10-23 13:03:00



One person who only uses credit cards and another who always carries cash traded places for a week — and discovered the problem with having to choose one form of payment  

Vladimir Vladimirov/Getty Images The US is moving toward becoming a cashless society — but there's still a generational gap when it comes to who is using cash. Jean Chatzky, age 54, will take out $200 in cash for the week. Becca Cohen, 22, generally doesn't have cash. The two traded places for a week to see what would happen. The two found inconveniences along the way — Jean couldn't use a parking lot she usually parked in, and Becca wasn't able to book tickets online. But they

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2019-10-23 13:00:00



How Dutch Gouda is made at a 100-year-old family farm  

Every year, 650 million kilos of Gouda cheese are produced in the Netherlands. Most of it is produced industrially, using pasteurized milk. But there are some exceptions. There are only 280 farmers across the country still making raw-milk boerenkaas, or farmer's cheese. And there are only two farms that take their cheese to the next level, making Boeren Goudse Oplegkaas, or aged artisanal Gouda. This special type of raw-milk farmhouse cheese that must weigh at least 20 kilograms, must

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2019-10-23 13:00:00



I compared Vienna's top tourist attractions to their worst reviews, and I realized you should never trust online comments  

Insider/Rachel Hosie The tourist board of Vienna, which is continually ranked the most "liveable city" in the world, is promoting a 2019 campaign called "Unrating Vienna." The idea is to highlight how ridiculous some online reviews are, and discourage people from planning their holidays around them. I decided to visit some of the Austrian capital's most popular tourist attractions — from its cathedral to an iconic cafe — to compare the worst reviews to the reality. The experien

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2019-10-23 05:00:00



How the royal family would change if Prince Harry and Meghan Markle gave up their titles and quit forever  

Anwar Hussein/ WireImage/ Getty Images After seeing Prince Harry and Meghan Markle speak emotionally about the pressures that come with royal life, experts are predicting that the couple could leave the royal family entirely.  Royal commentator Richard Fitzwilliams told Insider that the couple "are both extremely unhappy in conventional royal roles." But leaving behind one's royal status is no simple process, according to royal editor Joe Little. Little told Insider that the couple wo

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2019-10-23 05:00:00



British police found 39 dead bodies in the back of a haulage truck and arrested the driver on suspicion of murder  

Sky News British police found 39 dead bodies in the back of a haulage truck early on Wednesday morning. Essex Police say they were called to an industrial park in Essex, and arrested the truck's driver, a 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland, on suspicion of murder. All 39 people, 38 adults and one teenager, were already dead when police arrived, they said.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.  British police say they discovered 39 dead bodies in the back of a haulage

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2019-10-23 04:55:25



France threatens to veto another Brexit delay after saying there is 'no justification' for a long extension  

REUTERS/Johanna Geron/Pool France has threatened to resist attempts by the EU to offer a Brexit extension until next year. The EU has indicated that it will offer Britain an extension until January 31. But each member state has a veto and French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday: 'At this stage, we consider that there is no justification for a new extension.' EU officials will be confident that Macron will accede to demands from other member states and the European Commis

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2019-10-23 04:48:04



The murder suspect who sparked plans for the Hong Kong extradition bill has been released from prison  

Billy H.C. Kwok/Getty Images A Hong Kong man suspected of murdering his girlfriend while on vacation in Taiwan last year has been released from jail.  Chan Tong-kai returned to Hong Kong after the incident. Taiwan had requested his extradition to face trial, though no treaty exists between Taiwan and Hong Kong. His case sparked plans for an extradition bill which provoked months of violent protest in Hong Kong.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. A Hong Kong m

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2019-10-23 04:05:49



Putin and Erdogan agreed a 'historic' to consolidate power in Syria and humble Kurdish forces. Here are the winners and losers.  

Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images Russia and Turkey on Tuesday reached an agreement that would expand their control in Syria and minimize Kurdish territory.  The deal between the two powers follows a US decision earlier this month to withdraw its remaining troops in Syria.  Here are the winners and losers from the agreement, and what it means for the region's future.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Russia and Turkey on Tuesday reached an agreement that wou

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2019-10-23 03:56:15



What the hell just happened with Brexit and where will we end up next?  

Reuters Boris Johnson has shelved his Brexit deal after a chaotic day of parliamentary drama. Members of Parliament had backed his deal in principle but rejected the timetable for implementing it. This caused Johnson to shelve his deal and is now pushing for a general election instead. The European Union is now poised to delay Brexit until next year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Even by the standards of recent months, Tuesday was a particularly confusing day in t

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2019-10-23 03:45:26



10 things in tech you need to know today  

Jackal Pan/Getty Images; Michael Lee/Getty Images; Ruobing Su/Business Insider Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. WeWork's largest investor, SoftBank announced a deal to take control of the company with CEO Adam Neumann stepping down from the board. The rescue plan, which comes weeks before WeWork was set to run out of money, includes a capital infusion and stock buyback from the Japanese investor. Tech and finance experts are shocked by SoftBank's possible

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2019-10-23 02:57:27



The EU moves to delay Brexit until next year after Boris Johnson abandons bid to force his deal through Parliament  

Getty Brexit is set to be delayed until next year after European Council President Donald Tusk recommended European leaders accept Britain's request to extend the Brexit deadline. Tusk said a delay was necessary to avoid a no-deal Brexit. It comes after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson abandoned his bid to force through Brexit legislation in time for the October 31 deadline. Members of Parliament had earlier approved Johnson's Brexit deal in principle but rejected his timetable for passing

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2019-10-23 02:28:00



Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said the social media platform doesn't run political ads 'for the money' but for 'political discourse'  

Greg Sandoval/Business Insider Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said that the social media platform doesn't run political ads for money, as it is a "very small part of our revenue," but because "we really believe they are part of political discourse," at Vanity Fair's New Establishment Summit. The social media site has faced criticisms from 2020 Democratic candidates for running ads with misleading or unsubstantiated claims, sparking fear in politicians over disinformation being spread on the pl

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2019-10-23 02:23:30



Soldiers in the Army National Guard are being encouraged to perform physical exercise before using the bathroom  

Utah National Guard Guardsmen from the Utah Army National Guard implemented a policy of doing physical exercise prior to using the bathroom at the organization's headquarters in Draper, Utah. "Soldiers will perform one [Army Combat Fitness Test] leg tuck (LTK) to enter and/or exit," a sign read in front of both female and male bathrooms. "One of the weaknesses we noticed in our soldiers is the leg tuck," Maj. DJ Gibb said to Insider. "We just had a couple of these pull-up bars in our work-o

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2019-10-23 01:32:05



Kirstjen Nielsen said she resigned from the Trump administration because 'saying no' was 'not going to be enough'  

Associated Press/Alex Brandon Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Tuesday she resigned from the Trump administration because she realized that "saying no" to certain things was "not going to be enough." Nielsen was interviewed at Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit about her resignation and her oversight of the separation of thousands of migrant families. She defended her actions, saying her job was to "enforce the law, not to separate families." She added that h

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2019-10-23 00:45:52



An environmental group found arsenic and chromium in tap water in all 50 US states. Here's how to check what's in your taps.  

Bethany Mollenkof/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images A newly updated database from the nonprofit Environmental Working Group (EWG) documents nearly 280 contaminants lurking in US drinking water. Two of the most prevalent and concerning chemicals, arsenic and hexavalent chromium, were found in drinking water in all 50 states. Both chemicals are known carcinogens commonly found in California taps. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. In 2017, the nonprofit Environmental Working

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2019-10-23 00:01:00



All the details of SoftBank's WeWork takeover: SoftBank to own 80% of WeWork, Neumann steps down, and SoftBank invests billions. The new chairman will address employees on Wednesday.  

We Company; Samantha Lee/Business Insider SoftBank on Tuesday night announced a deal to take over WeWork. The rescue plan, which comes weeks before WeWork was set to run out of money, includes a capital infusion and stock buyback from the Japanese investor. Marcelo Claure, SoftBank's chief operating officer, will become executive chairman of WeWork's board. Three sources told Business Insider that Claure would address the company at an all-staff meeting on Wednesday morning. For more WeWor

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2019-10-22 22:41:02



The amazing life of self-made tech mogul Marcelo Claure, Softbank's secret weapon tasked with fixing WeWork  

Getty As part of Softbank's takeover deal with WeWork, Softbank is cleaning house. Ousted CEO Adam Neumann is being offered a lucrative pay package that will also see him resign from his chairman role and sever most of his ties. The two co-CEOs who replaced him a few weeks ago are also reportedly out, while Softbank's go-to fixer, COO Marcelo Claure steps in as interim chairman to search for a CEO. Claure is a self-made man, in all likelihood a billionaire, whose rise to success is the stu

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2019-10-22 20:24:55



Joe Biden suggested Bill Clinton's impeachment was a 'partisan lynching' in 1998  

Former Vice President Joe Biden condemned President Donald Trump's use of the term "lynching" to describe the House's impeachment inquiry on Tuesday, calling Trump's comments "despicable."  In 1998, Biden similarly suggested that former President Bill Clinton's impeachment was a "partisan lynching" in an interview with CNN, according to newly unearthed video along with a transcript seen by Insider. "[H]istory is going to question whether or not this was just a partisan lynching or whe

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2019-10-22 20:07:42



The key to the Raptors future is their $130 million forward who was studying to be a priest 10 years ago  

Jae C. Hong/AP After a breakout season in 2018-19, the Toronto Raptors gave Pascal Siakam a four-year, $130 million extension. Siakam had a wild journey to the NBA, from studying in a Cameroon seminary until he was 15, to being discovered in the Basketball Without Borders program. With Kawhi Leonard now gone, Siakam is the face of the Raptors franchise and will have to live up to his new position. Whether the Raptors keep their team together and compete for the playoffs or rebuild their ro

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2019-10-22 19:53:32



Shaq weighed in on the NBA's ongoing feud with China and defended Daryl Morey just minutes before the first game of the season tipped off  

Shaquille "Shaq" O'Neal supported Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey for his tweet expressing support for protesters in Hong Kong that subsequently incited a controversy between the NBA and China. The NBA legend's comments came during a broadcast of "Inside the NBA" on TNT just minutes before the first game of the 2019-2020 NBA season tipped off. O'Neal said "one our best values here in America is free speech" and defended Morey's right to "speak up about injustices." Visit Busi

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2019-10-22 19:30:18



The CEO of Box just roasted former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann's $1.7 billion payout (BOX)  

Eduardo Munoz/Reuters SoftBank will reportedly give former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann $1.7 billion as part of a bailout plan for the office rental startup, according to The Wall Street Journal. The report of Neumann's windfall drew a strong reaction from current and former WeWork employees as well as industry experts. Aaron Levie, the CEO of Box, poked fun at the absurdity of Neumann's golden parachute, with a sharp tweet referencing a missing chapter in startup business books. Visit Business

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2019-10-22 19:16:14



'Terminator: Dark Fate' finally gives us a worthy movie in the franchise after years of duds  

Paramount The "Terminator" franchise finally has a winner with "Terminator: Dark Fate." Years of underwhelming sequels have been scrapped from the canon and "Dark Fate" takes place after the events of "Terminator 2: Judgment Day." There's lots of action, strong fight sequences, and top-notch acting — especially from Linda Hamilton, who returns as Sarah Connor. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.   After James Cameron's "The Terminator" in 1984 &mdas

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2019-10-22 19:00:00



Kylian Mbappe broke a Lionel Messi record when he came off the bench to score 3 goals in PSG's 5-0 romp over Club Brugge  

Getty/Catherine Steenkeste Kylian Mbappe just became the youngest-ever player to score 15 Champions League goals. Mbappe came off the bench to score a hat-trick in Paris Saint Germain's 5-0 win over Club Brugge on Tuesday. The Frenchman was introduced in the 52nd minute and scored three and assisted one after little more than half an hour, helping Thomas Tuchel's side stroll to victory. Lionel Messi had previously held the record, having reached 15 goals for FC Barcelona aged 21 years and

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2019-10-22 18:27:14



The best women's T-shirt brands  

There's nothing like a simple, comfortable T-shirt. Even though the T-shirt is a very basic piece of clothing, some are just better than others. We've rounded up our favorite places to buy T-shirts for women. Our top pick is Universal Standard for its ultra-soft shirts and size diversity, but other stores include Everlane, James Perse, Pact Apparel, and Mott & Bow. See also: The best women's white T-shirts You're a creature of many dimensions. Sure, it can take you two hours to get dr

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2019-10-22 18:24:00



Two brothers are behind these trippy 3D animations  

Antoni and Marc Tudisco are 3D animators from Hamburg, Germany. They have worked with brands including Apple, Nike, Adidas, MTV, Reebok, and Google. Their videos have gone viral on social media and have been shared by celebrities including Will Smith. The Tudisco brothers collaborate on some projects and are inspired by everyday objects. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. See Also:34 details you might have missed in HBO's "Watchmen" episode 1Hyperrealistic animal oil p...

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2019-10-22 18:22:00



The best baby carriers  

A baby carrier lets you and your little one explore the world together. You'll be glad to have your hands free and your child nestled close, while babies love feeling warm and secure. A good baby carrier is designed with both you and your baby's ergonomic needs in mind. The Ergobaby OMNI 360 All-in-One Carrier is our top choice because it's adaptable, comfortable, and very easy to use.  The first few years of a child's life are a unique and wonderful time for his or her parents, but

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2019-10-22 18:17:00



The best facial exfoliators  

Whether you're new to the exfoliation game or a seasoned skin-care pro, Glossier's Solution is the exfoliator you should be reaching for. Its powerful mix of acids helps dissolve dead skin cells and improves your complexion, giving your face a gorgeous glow. A good exfoliant is like a magic bullet for any skin-care routine because it truly helps just about anything that's ailing your face. Regular exfoliation sloughs off dead skin cells, revealing brighter, more refreshed skin underneath

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2019-10-22 18:04:00



The best cat litter  

  Cats are picky about the litter in their boxes, so it's important to choose a formula that's healthy for your cat and easy to clean. Because there are so many different types of cat litter out there, it can be a challenge to make the right choice. Our top pick is Dr. Elsey's Precious Cat Ultra-Premium Clumping Litter because it's a hard-clumping litter that traps liquids and odor without generating tons of dust. Though cats can certainly be difficult at times, they are a l

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2019-10-22 17:58:00



The best eyelash serums you can buy  

Eyelash serums are an affordable way to lengthen lashes without wearing false lashes or spending money on extensions. Our top pick is the RevitaLash Advanced Eyelash Conditioner because it's an award-winning serum that will help transform your eyelashes into longer, healthier, and more luxurious looking lashes. Who doesn't love the look of long eyelashes? Not only are they glamorous but they can also make your eyes look bigger and the whites of your eyes look brighter. In the past, if you

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2019-10-22 17:56:00



The best hair spray you can buy for less than $25  

Hair spray can make or break your hairstyle, so it's important to find the best one for your hair type. There's a reason why even the pros rely on our top pick. The L'Oreal Paris Elnett Satin Extra Strong Hold Hairspray has a trusted formula that's strong enough to keep every hair in place, but light enough that it can be brushed out and reapplied without causing any stickiness.  You've gotten up early and taken the time to style your hair, using your favorite shampoo and cond

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2019-10-22 17:50:00



The best eyelash curlers  

Tinatin1/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Business Insider If perky, lifted lashes are what you seek, then it's time to add an eyelash curler to your makeup bag. With its sleek design, flat surface, and no-pinch curling, the Surratt Beauty Relevée Lash Curler is the absolute best of the bunch. Applying mascara without first curling your lashes is kind of like cooking pasta without first salting the water. Sure, you'll get edible pasta, but it's not going to taste good. Even if you're usin

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2019-10-22 17:45:00



The best hair color kit you can buy  

L'Oreal Paris/Business Insider Whether you want to go for a bold makeover, stay subtle, or just cover up your gray, L'Oréal Paris Excellence Créme Permanent Hair Color gives you at-home hair color that looks just as good as anything you'd get at the salon. I've always been of the philosophy that it's good to have fun with your hair. After all, you can always cut it short, grow it out long, style it in a different way, or change the color if you don't like it or grow tired of...

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2019-10-22 17:44:00



The best ice cube trays you can buy  

Ice cube trays are made of different materials and produce ice cubes of different sizes, shapes, and flavors. The best everyday ice cube tray for most people is the OXO Good Grips Ice Cube Tray. Baby, it's hot out there. But there's a simple way to beat the heat this summer: Enjoy a cold drink over ice. While many of us have refrigerators with built-in ice makers, you may well choose to make additional ice cubes, too. Americans have been making their own ice cubes since the advent of hom

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2019-10-22 13:44:00



Jennifer Aniston shares the ultimate 'Instagram vs reality' picture with a behind-the-scenes look from a photo shoot  

Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images Jennifer Aniston shared a behind-the-scenes peek from her recent photo shoot for Variety's Power of Women issue with her Instagram followers on Monday.  The photo showed a hairstylist tying her locks into a braid while another stylist adjusted one of her socks as Aniston waited to pose in front of the camera.  "I'm just a girl...standing with hair and makeup. A stylist. A photographer. A lighting crew, wind machine, props, and a computer...asking you to t

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2019-10-22 13:42:00



How to add friends on your PS4 in 6 simple steps  

Shutterstock To add a friend on your PS4, go to the Friends menu and search for the person you want to add. It might help to include a personal message so they know who you are.    When you add someone to your PS4's friends list, you can see their status and gaming activities, and send them direct messages. You can accept friend requests from other people on the Friends page as well.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Adding friends on your PS4 make

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2019-10-22 13:41:00



We went behind the scenes at the Jelly Belly factory to find out how jelly beans are made  

Fabiana Buontempo/Insider The Jelly Belly Candy Company has been making candy since 1869 in Belleville, Illinois. The very first jelly bean flavors included Root Beer, Green Apple, Licorice, Cream Soda, Lemon, Tangerine, Very Cherry, and Grape. Now, the company makes more than 100 flavors.  Insider got to go behind the scenes at the Fairfield, California, jelly bean factory to find out how they're made.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Jelly beans are an Ame

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2019-10-22 13:37:00



The creator of the nicotine patch says that 'anti-vaping forces' are trying to kill the life-saving e-cig industry  

Jane Khomi / Getty Images Nicotine researcher Jed Rose has been on the cutting edge of smoking cessation products since the 1980s. Rose was the first person to develop a nicotine patch, and he also pioneered an e-cig that he said was "a bit too far ahead of its time," and never made it to market.  Rose's research shows many smokers aren't satisfied with patches or pills, and need something to see and feel when they're trying to quit. He says the rise of vaping-related lung injury rep

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2019-10-22 13:37:00



There's been a surge in health scares this October, with warnings issued for baby powder, Zantac, and frozen sausage patties  

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Products we regularly use and consume are sometimes recalled over safety concerns.  On October 18 alone, baby powder, Zantac, and frozen sausage patties sold at Walmart were all recalled. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission keeps an updated recall list, and the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has its own recall list. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Products we regularly use or consume are sometimes recalled over safety

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2019-10-22 13:36:00



The most famous hotel in every state  

Shutterstock Every state has a hotel that everyone knows about.  Some of these famous hotels are giant resorts like Utah's Amangiri, West Virginia's The Greenbrier, and Connecticut's Mohegan Sun.  Meanwhile, other iconic hotels in the US are smaller inns, like South Carolina's Wentworth Mansion and Maine's Seaside Inn. Other hotels transcend the rest and are considered the most famous hotels in the world, like California's Beverly Hills Hotel, Nevada's Caesars Palace, and New Yor

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2019-10-22 13:35:00



Brandless execs reveal their plan to launch its products in thousands of stores across the country, starting with a deal with a 'major retailer'  

Courtesy of Brandless E-commerce business Brandless is exploring new territory in the brick-and-mortar world. The company is looking to put its products on the shelves of four to five national retailers. One "major retailer" has already signed on, according to CEO John Rittenhouse. Rittenhouse and chief merchant officer Jen Hagness said that the move reflects a customer-centric approach to retail. "Consumers aren't necessarily thinking they're only shopping online or they're only shopping

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2019-10-22 13:32:34



Disney's 'Star Wars' TV series, 'The Mandalorian,' cost $100 million to make — but its Marvel shows cost even more  

Disney On Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger said that the upcoming Disney Plus series, "The Mandalorian," cost around $100 million to make. At eight episodes in length, that would put each episode's cost at around $12.5 million. It's less than the reported $25 million an episode that Disney is dropping on its Marvel TV shows for the streaming service. It's also less than what Apple is spending on some of its shows, such as "See" and "The Morning Show," for its own upcoming service, Apple TV Plu

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2019-10-22 13:28:45



We talked to Kevin Plank right before he stepped down as CEO of Under Armour, and he hinted at why the company may be ready for the change  

Kevin Plank is stepping down as CEO of Under Armour, the company he founded in 1996. Plank will become executive chairman and brand chief.  Patrick Frisk, Under Armour's president and chief operating officer, has been named the replacement CEO effective January 1.  In an interview with Business Insider last month, Plank and Frisk talk about how their leadership styles differ. Plank says he wants to run down the hill as fast as he can, while Frisk is there to make sure they have a p

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2019-10-22 13:23:44



A million children were kicked off Medicaid amid growing piles of paperwork and rising deportation fears  

Michael Conroy/AP More than a million children were thrown off Medicaid coverage between December 2017 and June 2019. Many of them were in states adding cumbersome paperwork requirements, while increasing fear among immigrants that enrolling their kids could lead to deportation also was a factor, according to an analysis from The New York Times. The 3% drop has been driven by several states adding cumbersome paperwork requirements and increasing fear among immigrants that enrolling their ki

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2019-10-22 13:23:40



Facebook slides after state-led antitrust probe ramps up to include 47 attorneys general (FB)  

AP Photo/Nick Wass Shares of Facebook traded as much as 4.4% lower on Tuesday as an antitrust probe led by New York Attorney General Letitia James expanded to include 47 state attorneys general.  The investigation is expected to focus on how Facebook has handled consumer data and whether the company has stifled competition. The probe was initially announced in September with the backing of eight states including New York.  Watch Facebook trade live. Facebook's stock price tu

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2019-10-22 13:21:55



The best natural makeup you can buy  

When it comes to natural makeup, it's hard to know which brands you can actually trust. Many products claim to be natural but contain potentially harmful or irritating synthetic ingredients. For a high-performance makeup range that's formulated from natural, organic, and non-toxic ingredients, Jane Iredale is our top pick. Natural beauty has exploded in the past few years. Everyone is talking about "clean beauty" as people have become more aware of the potentially adverse effects of certa

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2019-10-22 13:20:00



Under Armour's new CEO could usher in a fresh era for the retailer, but completing its turnaround will 'not be an easy task,' experts say  

Allison Joyce/Getty Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank announced on Tuesday he would be stepping down and moving into a role as executive chairman and brand chief at the company. We asked experts to weigh in on the larger implications of the leadership shift and how executive changes could play a role in revitalizing the brand.  Experts were split, with some saying the move is smart in positioning Plank in a more behind-the-scenes role with more time to strategize around reinvention, while o

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2019-10-22 13:15:55



World's best experiences for 'Harry Potter' fans  

J.K. Rowling's magical imagination has made a huge impact on "Harry Potter" fans around the world.  The Warner Bros. Studio Tour in London lets visitors discover the filmmaking magic. Among the most recognized "Harry Potter" attractions is Universal Studios' Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. See Also:44 things to add to your thrill-seeking bucket listInside Delmonico's, the 180-year-old fine dining establishment that is credited with inventin

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2019-10-22 13:12:00



How record flooding in the US is transforming this Midwestern city  

Ormipix Media 2019 has seen the most prolonged and widespread flooding in US history.  Davenport, Iowa was just one of many places hit by record-setting waters, with downtown businesses expecting to lose $30 million in revenue and wages over the next year. As the largest community along the Mississippi River without permanent flood control, Davenport has always prided itself on open access to the water. Now, the city must deal with the consequences of that decision and reevaluate its

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2019-10-22 13:11:46



Neymar, Luis Suarez, and last year's winner Luka Modric have all been omitted from the 2019 Ballon d'Or shortlist  

Getty Neymar, Luis Suarez, and last year's winner Luka Modric have all been omitted from the 30-man shortlist for the 2019 Ballon d'Or award. France Football, which presents the award, says Neymar missed out because of a "black" and "very complicated" year, while Modric did so due to failing to match the standards he set last season. Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane, World Cup winning duo Paul Pogba and N'Golo Kante, and Paris Saint Germain striker Edinson Cavani also missed out. The winner

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2019-10-22 05:33:00



Everything we know about Thailand's eccentric King Rama X, who married his bodyguard, gave his dog a 4-day funeral, and is legally immune from bad press  

Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters Little is known about the royal family in Thailand, which has strict laws forbidding people to defame the King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his family. But tensions in the royal court came to light this week when the king abruptly stripped his royal consort — and long-term girlfriend — of all her titles, accusing her of plotting against the queen. Maha Vajiralongkorn has also been photographed cycling in a crop top in Switzerland and Germany, and reportedl

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2019-10-22 04:13:00



10 things in tech you need to know today  

Jackal Pan/Visual China Group via Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday. WeWork is set to evaluate rescue proposals from SoftBank and JPMorgan on Tuesday. SoftBank's offer is expected to have more favorable terms for WeWork and cofounder Adam Neumann than what JPMorgan could line up with its group of investors. Facebook just removed dozens of fake accounts based in Russia and Iran that were spreading misinformation and trying to meddle in elections.

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2019-10-22 02:40:58



Putin and Hungary reportedly 'poisoned' Trump's view on Ukraine and reinforced his belief that the country was 'hopelessly corrupt'  

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban reportedly reinforced Trump's view that Ukraine was a "hopelessly corrupt" country.  Current and former US officials told The Washington Post that Putin and Orban, along with Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani, reinforced negative views of Ukraine. Trump discussed investigating his political rival former Vice President Joe Biden during a July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.  During t

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2019-10-22 02:23:37



Nicki Minaj appears to have quietly married Kenneth Petty, according to cryptic Instagram video  

Robin Marchant/Getty Images Rapper Nicki Minaj appears to have tied the knot with her boyfriend Kenneth Petty.  The 36-year-old posted an Instagram video on Monday showing two mugs with the words "Mrs." and "Mr." written on them, alongside two hats which read "Bride" and "Groom."  Representatives for Minaj have not yet publicly confirmed the wedding.  Minaj is the highest-selling female rapper of all time and said she was retiring from music in order to start a family with 4

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2019-10-22 01:54:51



Police found 245 animals in 'deplorable living conditions' while performing a wellness check on 3 minors  

City of Edgewater Police Department Police discovered 245 animals in a home while performing a wellness check on three minors in in Edgewater, Florida. In total, there were four dogs, two cats, nine live guinea pigs, 12 rabbits, four hamsters, 10 sugar gliders, 14 birds, a gecko, a tortoise, a hedgehog, seven bearded dragons, a leopard-spotted gecko, 95 mice, and 60 adult rats with 23 babies, police said in a statement. Officer Anthony Binz, who performed the wellness check, reported that h

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2019-10-22 01:32:22



A high school girls soccer team was penalized for jerseys that said 'equal pay' during a game, but earned support for their message off the field  

ABC/Good Morning America After scoring a goal that put the Burlington High School Seahorses ahead of the opposing team, four players took off their jerseys to reveal custom-made shirts with the message "#EQUALPAY" as they basked in the glory. The referees issued the four players yellow cards, but the crowd subsequently erupted in a chant of "equal pay," mirroring a similar chant after the US women's soccer team won the FIFA Women's World Cup in July. The team began to sell the custom-made j

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2019-10-22 00:33:31



Justin Trudeau appears to hold onto power in Canada after a contentious election marked by a series of scandals  

REUTERS/Chris Wattie Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appeared set to win a second term in Canada's national elections on Monday.  Trudeau's Liberal party was projected to win the most seats in the 338-seat Parliament, giving it the best chance to form the next government. However, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation said it would be a minority government, forced to rely on an opposition party to stay in power.  The election season was marked by several scandals, including Trudeau

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2019-10-22 00:13:55



Fox News is part of the reason many Republicans don't support impeaching Trump, a new poll reveals  

Fox News is a major reason that Republicans won't support impeachment, according to a new poll conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI).  According to the poll, 55% of Republicans who say Fox News is their primary source of news say there is nothing Trump could do to lose their approval.  Nearly all Republicans who say Fox News is their primary source of news also oppose Trump being impeached and removed from office. According to The Washington Post, Fox News'

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2019-10-21 23:58:06



Lori Loughlin's daughters Olivia Jade and Isabella Giannulli are no longer enrolled at USC the university confirmed, amid the college admissions scandal  

Lori Loughlin's daughters Olivia Jade and Isabella Giannulli are no longer enrolled at the University of Southern California, amid the college admissions scandal. Court documents allege that Loughlin and her husband paid $500,000 to guarantee admission to USC for her daughters by posing them as recruits for the crew team. The "Fuller House" star is among more than 50 parents who were charged with bribing universities to allow admission for their children. Fellow actress Felicity Huffman i

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2019-10-21 22:07:10



Watch the final trailer for 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,' which teases the return of Palpatine and more Luke Skywalker  

Disney Disney just premiered a new trailer for "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" during a commercial break for a Monday Night Football game.  The new footage once again teased the return of Senator Palpatine, aka Darth Sidious, with a shot of what looked like the believed-dead Sith Lord hovering above Rey. "You're coming together is your undoing," Palpatine says in a voiceover. We also hear a voiceover of Luke Skywalker talking, which could be his Force ghost speaking to Rey or anothe

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2019-10-21 21:54:32



WeWork has reportedly postponed thousands of layoffs because it's too broke to pay workers severance  

WeWork has delayed laying off thousands of workers, because it doesn't have enough cash to pay them severance, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday. The company reportedly could run out of cash by next month unless it gets new funding, and was planning on cutting jobs to save money. How the company will handle severance has been a hot topic of conversation, and employees are particularly concerned about the WeWork shares they hold. WeWork's board expected to review funding offers from

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2019-10-21 20:48:40



In leaked email, WeWork cofounder Miguel McKelvey tells employees 'it takes fortitude to continue to believe'  

REUTERS/Bobby Yip WeWork's dual CEOs sent an email last week confirming to employees that a financing deal was in the works but that this would not save them from planned layoffs. It included an inspirational message from WeWork cofounder Miguel McKelvey. In his email, McKelvey thanked employees and said he believed that the company had a great future ahead. "It's been a challenging period, and it takes fortitude to continue to believe," he wrote. For more stories about WeWork, click here

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2019-10-21 20:27:49



US military officials are drawing up plans for a quick withdrawal in Afghanistan, just in case Trump abruptly pulls them out  

Pfc. Cameron Boyd The US Defense Department is exploring its options to completely withdraw all US troops deployed in Afghanistan, in the event President Donald Trump abruptly makes the decision, according to NBC News. The ongoing planning, which was not explicitly directed by the White House, includes procedures for a completely withdrawal of US forces within weeks, current and former officials reportedly said.  An official described the planning as "prudent," while another official c

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2019-10-21 20:27:23



Traditional Peruvian restaurant in NYC serves beef heart skewers  

Llama Inn is one of the only Peruvian restaurants in New York City. Erik Ramirez, owner of Llama Inn, gives us a behind-the-scenes look into his kitchen, lets us try his famous anticuchos and talks to us about why he was inspired to serve traditional Peruvian cuisine with a modern, New York-style twist. We try anticuchos de corazón, also known as beef heart, and learn about the significance of the dish in Peruvian culture. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. See Also:Inside D

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2019-10-21 20:02:00



SoftBank is planning on paying Adam Neumann $200 million to step aside if it takes over WeWork  

Kelly Sullivan/Getty Images for the WeWork Creator Awards SoftBank would pay WeWork cofounder Adam Neuman $200 million as part of its proposed deal to take over the struggling real-estate company, a source told Business Insider. As part of the deal, Neumann would give up his seat on WeWork's board and his voting shares, the source said. Neumann would also agree to support SoftBank's bid, Axios' Dan Primack reported. WeWork's board is expected to review competing bids from SoftBank and JPMo

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2019-10-21 19:58:40



Rape, medical experiments, and forced abortions: One woman describes horrors of Xinjiang concentration camps  

Sayragul Sauytbay, an ethnic Kazakh woman who fled China's notorious internment camps where many Muslim ethnic minorities are held, gave a haunting recounting of her ordeal to Haaretz. Sauytbay, who was granted asylum in Sweden with her husband and two children, taught Chinese and propaganda in the camps, and told Haaretz whe witnessed a gang rape and medical experiments on other prisoners.  Sauytbay herself was subject to beatings and food deprivation because another Kazakh prisone

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2019-10-21 19:47:12



The best toothpaste for kids  

  It can be hard to get your kids to brush their teeth, but once you find the right toothpaste, things get a little easier. To find the best kids' toothpaste, we consulted a pediatric dentist, reviewed American Dental Association recommendations, and tested products. Our top pick for the best kids' toothpaste is Tom's of Maine Silly Strawberry Toothpaste because it's all-natural, effective, and appealing to kids. Going under the dental drill is no one's idea of a good time. I

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2019-10-21 19:12:00



Photos from Rafael Nadal's Spanish wedding show a reception fit for tennis royalty  

Miquel Benitez/Getty Images On Saturday, tennis star Rafael Nadal married his long-time girlfriend Maria Francisca Perello in a stunning, 350-person ceremony in Majorca, Spain. According to media reports, the couple married at "La Fortaleza," a fortress believed to be Spain's most expensive property. The 19-time Grand Slam champion and his now-wife hosted a number of impressive guests at the lavish affair, including former King of Spain Juan Carlos I. Photos posted to the US Open Instagram

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2019-10-21 19:02:45



Hyperrealistic animal oil paintings glazed in resin  

Young-sung Kim is an artist who creates hyperrealistic paintings of animals.  He uses oil paint, a tiny paintbrush, and a resin glaze to create a realistic effect.  He shows us a start-to-finish process of one of his paintings.  Visit Insider.com for more stories.  Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator: This isn't a photograph of a fishbowl. And this one isn't either. They're actually oil paintings that are so incredibly detailed that they look real. H

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2019-10-21 18:22:00



The best cities to travel to in 2020, according to Lonely Planet  

Tom Williams/ Getty Lonely Planet named the top 10 best cities to travel to in 2020.  Popular cities like Denver, Dubai, Vancouver, and Washington DC made the list.  Meanwhile, lesser-known cities like Kochi, India; La Paz, Bolivia; Bonn, Germany; and Galway, Ireland are also must-see travel destinations. Salzburg, Austria has been named the top travel destination for the new year.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Lonely Planet announced the top ten cities eve

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2019-10-21 18:18:11






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