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8 life events millennials are putting off longer than their parents because they can't afford it

8 life events millennials are putting off longer than their parents because they can't afford it

Millennials are delaying big things: buying a house, having a medical procedure, making career moves, and starting love lives, all because of money.
Aide Confirms Trump Asked About Ukraine Investigation, Delivering Blow to GOP Defense

Aide Confirms Trump Asked About Ukraine Investigation, Delivering Blow to GOP Defense

The testimony by David Holmes appears to contradict what Gordon Sondland told lawmakers on several key points.
Sandy Hook lawsuit could force Remington to open books

Sandy Hook lawsuit could force Remington to open books

A lawsuit against America’s oldest gunmaker is being watched closely.
Trump intervenes in military justice cases, grants pardons

Trump intervenes in military justice cases, grants pardons

Filed under: News, Politics, White HouseWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has pardoned a former U.S. Army commando set to stand trial next year in the killing of a suspected Afghan bomb-maker
I built my emergency fund $100 at a time, but I didn't make real progress until I opened a high-yield savings account

I built my emergency fund $100 at a time, but I didn't make real progress until I opened a high-yield savings account

I opened a high-yield savings account at Ally in 2017. The high APY combined with regular automatic deposits helped me reach my goal that much sooner.
40 Big Tech Predictions for 2019

40 Big Tech Predictions for 2019

Business Insider Intelligence lays out its 40 Big Tech Predictions for 2019 across tech, media, finance, and more.

Sharp rise in petrol price sparks protests across Iran

Thousands take to streets after fuel subsidies cut by 50% to cope with tough US sanctions

Trade deal hopes, earnings propel Wall Street to another record high

Wall Street's main indexes hit fresh record highs on Friday, as optimism related to U.S.-China trade talks and solid earnings from semiconductor industry bellwether Applied Materials boosted risk
Fire danger causes Nissan to recall over 394,000 vehicles

Fire danger causes Nissan to recall over 394,000 vehicles

Nissan is recalling over 450,000 vehicles worldwide because a brake fluid leak could cause them to catch fire; some vehicles should be parked outdoors

FDA: Dollar Tree sells "potentially unsafe drugs"

Regulator found "rodent feces" throughout one manufacturing facility that supplies cosmetics to discount retailer
US approves drug to prevent sickle cell pain, organ damage

US approves drug to prevent sickle cell pain, organ damage

U.S. regulators have approved a new medicine that can prevent extremely painful sickle cell disease flareups
Trump tweets attack on  ex-ambassador during her testimony

Trump tweets attack on ex-ambassador during her testimony

Filed under: News, Politics, White HouseAs former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testified in front of the House Intelligence Committee, President Trump attacked her on Twitter.Read more...

Getting Your Team to Do More Than Meet Deadlines

Here’s a system to help them set aside time for their most important work.

Why Your Organization Needs an Innovation Ecosystem

It creates a pipeline that helps good ideas emerge.

Wall Street drops as Cisco's dour outlook weighs

U.S. stocks slipped on Thursday, weighed down by technology shares after Cisco's dour forecast raised worries of a global economic slowdown and overshadowed strong results from big box retailer
Uber Fined $649 Million for Saying Drivers Aren’t Employees

Uber Fined $649 Million for Saying Drivers Aren’t Employees

The move by New Jersey could reverberate across the gig economy.

Trump asks Supreme Court to stop release of his tax returns

A federal appeals court ruled Monday that Trump's tax returns can be turned over to state criminal investigators

World stocks sink as China slowdown deepens, German economy weak

World stocks nudged down on Thursday as Chinese economic data slowed in October and Germany only narrowly avoided a recession in the third quarter, adding to worries about the global growth fallout

Facebook says it removed 3.2 billion fake accounts

Facebook estimates that about 5% of its 2.45 billion user accounts are fake

Do Lawsuits Improve Gender and Racial Equality at Work?

What an analysis of 171 high-profile lawsuits found.