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'Just Mercy' is now free to stream through the month of June to help educate people on systemic racism

'JUST MERCY' IS NOW FREE TO STREAM THROUGH THE MONTH OF JUNE TO HELP EDUCATE PEOPLE ON SYSTEMIC RACISM

Warner Bros. has made "Just Mercy" free to rent on digital streaming platforms for the month of June. The film is being offered as...

Trump's tear gas photo-op was 'frightening' to authoritarianism experts, who warn that his behavior will only get worse without 'fierce opposition'

TRUMP'S TEAR GAS PHOTO-OP WAS 'FRIGHTENING' TO AUTHORITARIANISM EXPERTS, WHO WARN THAT HIS BEHAVIOR WILL ONLY GET WORSE WITHOUT 'FIERCE OPPOSITION'

President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to deploy the military to quell nationwide unrest over the death of George Floyd, a black...

 
 
 
Nextdoor cofounder Sarah Leary is joining early-stage venture firm Unusual Ventures as an investing partner

NEXTDOOR COFOUNDER SARAH LEARY IS JOINING EARLY-STAGE VENTURE FIRM UNUSUAL VENTURES AS AN INVESTING PARTNER

On Tuesday, Unusual Ventures announced in a Forbes report that Sarah Leary, the cofounder and former vice president of neighborhood...

George W. Bush says it remains a 'shocking failure' that African Americans are 'harassed and threatened in their own country'

GEORGE W. BUSH SAYS IT REMAINS A 'SHOCKING FAILURE' THAT AFRICAN AMERICANS ARE 'HARASSED AND THREATENED IN THEIR OWN COUNTRY'

Former President George W. Bush in a statement on Tuesday condemned the ongoing presence of racism in the US while urging Americans...

 
 
 
'Exhausted' Starbucks workers are forced to choose between reduced hours or unpaid leave, as the coffee giant adjusts to a new normal

'EXHAUSTED' STARBUCKS WORKERS ARE FORCED TO CHOOSE BETWEEN REDUCED HOURS OR UNPAID LEAVE, AS THE COFFEE GIANT ADJUSTS TO A NEW NORMAL

Starbucks workers are being asked to decide this week if they want to take an unpaid leave of absence, continue work understanding...

The Trump administration was just hit with the first lawsuit challenging its executive order targeting social-media companies

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION WAS JUST HIT WITH THE FIRST LAWSUIT CHALLENGING ITS EXECUTIVE ORDER TARGETING SOCIAL-MEDIA COMPANIES

A technology advocacy group filed the first lawsuit challenging President Trump's recent executive order targeting social-media companies. The...

 
 
 
Just 6 years after Ebola killed more than 11,000 people, West African nations are bracing for a coronavirus spike

JUST 6 YEARS AFTER EBOLA KILLED MORE THAN 11,000 PEOPLE, WEST AFRICAN NATIONS ARE BRACING FOR A CORONAVIRUS SPIKE

Experts fear that a spike in coronavirus cases in West African nations will be devastating for the region. People in countries such...

Gun sales are surging amid protests across the United States, and one Wall Street analyst says Joe Biden's polling lead could accelerate them even more

GUN SALES ARE SURGING AMID PROTESTS ACROSS THE UNITED STATES, AND ONE WALL STREET ANALYST SAYS JOE BIDEN'S POLLING LEAD COULD ACCELERATE THEM EVEN MORE

Gun sales soared in April and May compared to the same periods in 2019. A proliferation of unrest throughout the country could be behind...

 
 
 
Investors bet on mall reopenings, cruise travel, and energy companies throughout May, E*Trade says

INVESTORS BET ON MALL REOPENINGS, CRUISE TRAVEL, AND ENERGY COMPANIES THROUGHOUT MAY, E*TRADE SAYS

Investors' buying activity through May was concentrated in real estate, consumer discretionary, and energy stocks, according to E*Trade...

Dow climbs 268 points as economic-reopening hope offsets civil unrest

DOW CLIMBS 268 POINTS AS ECONOMIC-REOPENING HOPE OFFSETS CIVIL UNREST

US stocks rose Tuesday as investors looked past nationwide civil unrest to encouraging signs of an economic reopening. Equity futures...

 
 
 
Coatue throttled back risk-taking in its $350 million quant fund as markets went haywire and data-driven trades melted down

COATUE THROTTLED BACK RISK-TAKING IN ITS $350 MILLION QUANT FUND AS MARKETS WENT HAYWIRE AND DATA-DRIVEN TRADES MELTED DOWN

Billionaire Philippe Laffont's young quant fund, which runs $350 million, significantly reduced its exposure to the markets in early...

How to pick the perfect paint color for every room in your house, according to interior designers

HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT PAINT COLOR FOR EVERY ROOM IN YOUR HOUSE, ACCORDING TO INTERIOR DESIGNERS

We asked two interior designers how they choose paint colors for their clients' homes. A few things they consider: how different paint...

 
 
 
Emirates may reconsider plane orders from Airbus and Boeing because of the pandemic, but that's especially bad news for the US plane-maker

EMIRATES MAY RECONSIDER PLANE ORDERS FROM AIRBUS AND BOEING BECAUSE OF THE PANDEMIC, BUT THAT'S ESPECIALLY BAD NEWS FOR THE US PLANE-MAKER

Emirates suggested that it is reexamining its outstanding aircraft orders as the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc on the airline industry. This...

17 of the best campsites across the US for a scenic outdoor getaway

17 OF THE BEST CAMPSITES ACROSS THE US FOR A SCENIC OUTDOOR GETAWAY

Most people have been following self-isolation guidelines and putting a pause on international travel due to the novel coronavirus. As...

 
 
 
THE US TELEHEALTH MARKET: The market, drivers, threats, and opportunities for incumbents and newcomers

THE US TELEHEALTH MARKET: THE MARKET, DRIVERS, THREATS, AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR INCUMBENTS AND NEWCOMERS

This is a preview of a research report from Business insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more...

Tesla Autopilot's groundbreaking new feature gives it an edge over GM's Super Cruise, but Autopilot still has a big flaw compared to its major rival, an industry expert says

TESLA AUTOPILOT'S GROUNDBREAKING NEW FEATURE GIVES IT AN EDGE OVER GM'S SUPER CRUISE, BUT AUTOPILOT STILL HAS A BIG FLAW COMPARED TO ITS MAJOR RIVAL, AN INDUSTRY EXPERT SAYS

Tesla's new feature that allows Autopilot, the electric-car maker's advanced driver-assistance system, to recognize stop signs and...

 
 
 
The 5 most anticipated TV shows returning in June are all on Netflix

THE 5 MOST ANTICIPATED TV SHOWS RETURNING IN JUNE ARE ALL ON NETFLIX

Every month, Business Insider looks at the most anticipated returning TV shows in the US using data from the television-tracking app,...

A survey reveals troubles are mounting for New York City renters

A SURVEY REVEALS TROUBLES ARE MOUNTING FOR NEW YORK CITY RENTERS

A report by PropertyNest surveyed 1,001 New York City renters and found that 36.9% of respondents did not have the money to pay rent...

 
 
 
Michigan's governor is requiring auto insurers to refund drivers or reduce their premiums because of the pandemic

MICHIGAN'S GOVERNOR IS REQUIRING AUTO INSURERS TO REFUND DRIVERS OR REDUCE THEIR PREMIUMS BECAUSE OF THE PANDEMIC

Michigan is requiring auto-insurance companies to give refunds or reduce premiums for customers during the coronavirus pandemic. With...

Wall Street's biggest firms are forecasting a shift away from market-dominating growth stocks and into their downtrodden peers

WALL STREET'S BIGGEST FIRMS ARE FORECASTING A SHIFT AWAY FROM MARKET-DOMINATING GROWTH STOCKS AND INTO THEIR DOWNTRODDEN PEERS

Growth stocks have significantly outperformed value stocks over the past decade, but that could change in the short term, according...

 
 
 



6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

Six Atlanta police officers have been charged after a dramatic video showed authorities pulling two young people from a car during protests over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

'We stand here just as outraged as they do': Cincinnati police chief...

'We stand here just as outraged as they do': Cincinnati police chief, officers take knee with protesters

The police chief said he was talking with a group of protesters when they asked him to kneel with them. Read more ...

Dearborn County election results: 2020 primary

Dearborn County election results: 2020 primary

Here are the 2020 primary election results for Dearborn County, Indiana. Read more ...

'We all need to do more': Bank of America pledges $1 billion to fight racial...

'We all need to do more': Bank of America pledges $1 billion to fight racial inequality

The billion-dollar donation is an expansion of the several hundreds of millions of dollars Bank of America donates to nonprofits and lends to small, minority businesses. Read more ...

Teen accused of authoring Facebook post encouraging riot in New Hampshire

Teen accused of authoring Facebook post encouraging riot in New Hampshire

Authorities said they arrested a teenager who was allegedly behind a social media post encouraging a riot. Read more ...

State of Minnesota files racial discrimination charges against police...

State of Minnesota files racial discrimination charges against police department over George Floyd death

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has announced the state's Department of Human Rights will be investigating Minneapolis Police Department for signs of racial discrimination... Read more ...

DC Episcopal bishop: 'I am outraged' by President Trump church visit

DC Episcopal bishop: 'I am outraged' by President Trump church visit

The bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington sharply criticized President Donald Trump for a visit to the historic St. John's Church across from the White House Monday... Read more ...

The Trump administration was just hit with the first lawsuit challenging its...

The Trump administration was just hit with the first lawsuit challenging its executive order targeting social-media companies

A technology advocacy group filed the first lawsuit challenging President Trump's recent executive order targeting social-media companies. The lawsuit on Tuesday, filed by the... Read more ...

Cincinnati Metro suspending services at 8 p.m. Tuesday to comply with city...

Cincinnati Metro suspending services at 8 p.m. Tuesday to comply with city curfew

Cincinnati Metro is suspending bus service an hour earlier Tuesday than the previous two nights to comply with the extended 8 p.m. curfew. Read more ...

Tiffany Trumps joins in on ‘Blackout Tuesday' Instagram trend

Tiffany Trumps joins in on ‘Blackout Tuesday' Instagram trend

Tiffany Trump joined in on a viral social media trend dubbed “Blackout Tuesday” and called for justice for George Floyd. President Trump's daughter posted a black square on her... Read more ...