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US stocks surge to another record high as S&P 500 posts longest streak of weekly gains in 2 years

US STOCKS SURGE TO ANOTHER RECORD HIGH AS S&P 500 POSTS LONGEST STREAK OF WEEKLY GAINS IN 2 YEARS

All major US stock indexes closed at record highs on Friday. The S&P 500 posted its sixth straight weekly gain, the longest such streak...

Yes, the flu is contagious. Here's when you're most likely to spread the virus

YES, THE FLU IS CONTAGIOUS. HERE'S WHEN YOU'RE MOST LIKELY TO SPREAD THE VIRUS

The flu is caused by an infectious virus that is highly contagious. You're most contagious in the first three to four days after catching...

 
 
 
James Charles will host a beauty-influencer competition show on YouTube where the winner takes home $50,000

JAMES CHARLES WILL HOST A BEAUTY-INFLUENCER COMPETITION SHOW ON YOUTUBE WHERE THE WINNER TAKES HOME $50,000

James Charles announced on Friday that he's partnering with YouTube to create a limited series where beauty influencers compete for...

An interior designer reveals 13 of the best things to get at Dollar Tree this month

AN INTERIOR DESIGNER REVEALS 13 OF THE BEST THINGS TO GET AT DOLLAR TREE THIS MONTH

Budget retailer Dollar Tree has a variety of affordable holiday decorations and homewares on sale this month. Insider spoke to a Florida-based...

 
 
 
Marie Yovanovitch gave powerful and incriminating testimony in the Trump impeachment hearing. Here are the biggest takeaways

MARIE YOVANOVITCH GAVE POWERFUL AND INCRIMINATING TESTIMONY IN THE TRUMP IMPEACHMENT HEARING. HERE ARE THE BIGGEST TAKEAWAYS

Ousted US ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was the third official to testify this week in Congress' public impeachment hearings into whether...

Read the memo the new Goldman tech chief sent to the firm's 9,000-plus engineers where he urges them to ditch presentations in favor of Amazon's famous narratives

READ THE MEMO THE NEW GOLDMAN TECH CHIEF SENT TO THE FIRM'S 9,000-PLUS ENGINEERS WHERE HE URGES THEM TO DITCH PRESENTATIONS IN FAVOR OF AMAZON'S FAMOUS NARRATIVES

Goldman Sachs' new co-chief information officer, Marco Argenti, joined the bank Oct. 21 after more than six years as a senior exec...

 
 
 
4 major cannabis companies reported disappointing earnings this week. Here's how each one did

4 MAJOR CANNABIS COMPANIES REPORTED DISAPPOINTING EARNINGS THIS WEEK. HERE'S HOW EACH ONE DID

Canopy Growth , Aurora Cannabis , Cronos Group , and Tilray all reported quarterly earnings this week. All reports fell short of analyst...

Marie Yovanovitch was met with resounding applause and cheers after testifying for almost 7 hours in Trump's impeachment inquiry

MARIE YOVANOVITCH WAS MET WITH RESOUNDING APPLAUSE AND CHEERS AFTER TESTIFYING FOR ALMOST 7 HOURS IN TRUMP'S IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY

Former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was greeted with resounding cheers and applause from members of Congress and the...

 
 
 
Rich parents in NYC paid $200 for a newsletter that may have given their children an admissions advantage to some of the city's elite public schools

RICH PARENTS IN NYC PAID $200 FOR A NEWSLETTER THAT MAY HAVE GIVEN THEIR CHILDREN AN ADMISSIONS ADVANTAGE TO SOME OF THE CITY'S ELITE PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Wealthy, mostly white, parents paid $200 subscribe to a newsletter that provided them with inside tips on how to get their kids into...

The US Navy says it's becoming 'nearly impossible' to maintain its ships with Congress holding more than $20 billion hostage

THE US NAVY SAYS IT'S BECOMING 'NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE' TO MAINTAIN ITS SHIPS WITH CONGRESS HOLDING MORE THAN $20 BILLION HOSTAGE

The US Navy is worried that its maintenance problems, already quite serious from delays and backlogs, are about to get even worse thanks...

 
 
 
OnePlus is discounting its best new phones by $150 - the deals run from November 18 through December 2

ONEPLUS IS DISCOUNTING ITS BEST NEW PHONES BY $150 - THE DEALS RUN FROM NOVEMBER 18 THROUGH DECEMBER 2

OnePlus phones have long offered excellent value for money. Its phones have high-end flagship specs and a sleek design that rivals...

'Growth mindset' cultures like Microsoft's drive organizational transformation, researchers say. Here's how this has measurable results for companies

'GROWTH MINDSET' CULTURES LIKE MICROSOFT'S DRIVE ORGANIZATIONAL TRANSFORMATION, RESEARCHERS SAY. HERE'S HOW THIS HAS MEASURABLE RESULTS FOR COMPANIES

Microsoft has grown as a company , in part due to the growth mindset embedded in its culture. Research based on acclaimed Stanford...

 
 
 
I just ate some of the best sushi I've had in New York, and it came from a supermarket fridge

I JUST ATE SOME OF THE BEST SUSHI I'VE HAD IN NEW YORK, AND IT CAME FROM A SUPERMARKET FRIDGE

Supermarket sushi is usually far from gourmet. But when I sampled all the fresh food at the new Wegmans supermarket in Brooklyn, the...

Uber's co-founders are starting to cash out of the ride-hailing giant. Here's the pitch deck they created back in 2008, way before it was a $45 billion ride-hailing giant

UBER'S CO-FOUNDERS ARE STARTING TO CASH OUT OF THE RIDE-HAILING GIANT. HERE'S THE PITCH DECK THEY CREATED BACK IN 2008, WAY BEFORE IT WAS A $45 BILLION RIDE-HAILING GIANT

Uber , now a decade old, went public back in May on the New York Stock exchange, but has disappointed investors in the five months...

 
 
 
A couple had an Olive Garden wedding complete with a late-night breadstick bar

A COUPLE HAD AN OLIVE GARDEN WEDDING COMPLETE WITH A LATE-NIGHT BREADSTICK BAR

Michigan couple Samantha Roberts and Jeff Gilleland celebrated their love with an Olive Garden-themed wedding , complete with a late-night...

Twitter will ban all politicians from advertising on its platform, but it will make a few exceptions for news publishers and causes

TWITTER WILL BAN ALL POLITICIANS FROM ADVERTISING ON ITS PLATFORM, BUT IT WILL MAKE A FEW EXCEPTIONS FOR NEWS PUBLISHERS AND CAUSES

Twitter announced additional details about its plan to ban all political ads on its social network. The policy prohibits any ads mentioning...

 
 
 
Donald Trump Jr. slams George Conway, calling him 'a disgrace' who 'publicly embarrasses his wife' Kellyanne Conway

DONALD TRUMP JR. SLAMS GEORGE CONWAY, CALLING HIM 'A DISGRACE' WHO 'PUBLICLY EMBARRASSES HIS WIFE' KELLYANNE CONWAY

Donald Trump Jr., the president's eldest son, and George Conway, husband to the president's senior adviser Kellyanne Conway, attacked...

Trump isn't ready to sign China deal, White House advisers say

TRUMP ISN'T READY TO SIGN CHINA DEAL, WHITE HOUSE ADVISERS SAY

President Donald Trump and his advisers say they aren't yet ready to finalize the terms of a trade agreement with China. The terms...

 
 
 
I signed up for $1 million of life insurance before I ever had kids, and I'd tell any 20-something to do the same

I SIGNED UP FOR $1 MILLION OF LIFE INSURANCE BEFORE I EVER HAD KIDS, AND I'D TELL ANY 20-SOMETHING TO DO THE SAME

Life insurance costs typically rise with age, so locking in a policy now will get you the lowest possible rate. Even if you don't have...

'Joker' will cross $1 billion at the box office today, becoming the first R-rated movie in history to do so

'JOKER' WILL CROSS $1 BILLION AT THE BOX OFFICE TODAY, BECOMING THE FIRST R-RATED MOVIE IN HISTORY TO DO SO

"Joker" is set to become the first R-rated movie to make $1 billion at the global box office on Friday. The ultra-violent movie wasn't...

 
 
 



Donald Trump advisor Roger Stone guilty of obstruction, lying, witness tampering

Donald Trump advisor Roger Stone guilty of obstruction, lying, witness tampering

The President of the United State of America Donald Trump's former advisor Roger Stone has been found guilty on seven counts of lying to Congress, obstruction and witness tampering Read more ...

Brazil 0-1 Argentina: Lionel Messi marks his return to the side by scoring a...

Brazil 0-1 Argentina: Lionel Messi marks his return to the side by scoring a rebound from the spot

This fixture is never short on drama, and there was plenty of it inside the first 15 minutes as Gabriel Jesus was bundled over in the box, before painfully miscuing his spot... Read more ...

Experts say Trump's attacks on Marie Yovanovitch during the impeachment...

Experts say Trump's attacks on Marie Yovanovitch during the impeachment hearing amount to witness intimidation

Democrats and legal experts say President Donald Trump 's attacks on Marie Yovanovitch, the former US ambassador to Ukraine, while she testified before Congress on Friday... Read more ...

Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta deny blocking Taylor Swift from performing...

Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta deny blocking Taylor Swift from performing old hits

On Thursday, the ME! singer accused Scooter Braun and her former record label boss Scott Borchetta, who sold him the rights to her first six albums earlier this year, of... Read more ...

Rafael Nadal ready for potential Roger Federer tie as star gives ATP Finals...

Rafael Nadal ready for potential Roger Federer tie as star gives ATP Finals fitness update

Rafael Nadal has played through the pain barrier to put himself on the verge of the ATP Finals semi-finals. Read more ...

Love Island's Ellie Brown and Michael Griffiths have 'started dating'

Love Island's Ellie Brown and Michael Griffiths have 'started dating'

Ellie and Michael, who starred on different series of Love Island, reportedly found a spark between them while filming for Ex On The Beach Read more ...

Manchester United weighing up January Jadon Sancho move - Guardian

Manchester United weighing up January Jadon Sancho move - Guardian

Could Sancho sign for United? Manchester United are reportedly weighing up a move for Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho in the January transfer window. Sancho has taken the... Read more ...

Transcript of FIRST call between Donald Trump and Ukrainian leader shows no...

Transcript of FIRST call between Donald Trump and Ukrainian leader shows no mention of Biden probe

Flying aboard Air Force One on April 21, Trump offered Volodymyr Zelensky the high profile White House visit that the newly elected leader craved, without suggesting strings... Read more ...

Coronation Street spoilers: Michelle Connor's revenge plan confirmed ahead...

Coronation Street spoilers: Michelle Connor's revenge plan confirmed ahead of Robert Preston's death

After Robert Preston was involved in a horrifying car accident in Coronation Street, Michelle Connor began to question how much she actually trusted her fiancé, what with him... Read more ...

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett banned indefinitely without pay...

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett banned indefinitely without pay after helmet assault

Cleveland Browns star Myles Garrett has been banned indefinitely without pay after his violent assault on Pitssburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph on Thursday night. Read more ...