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New Jersey registers first known death in the US from the UK COVID-19 variant

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, watches as Maritza Beniquez, RN, reacts to receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., December 15, 2020. Kirsten Luce/Pool via Reuters New Jersey has registered the first known death in the US from the UK coronavirus strain, state officials announced Wednesday. The White House COVID-19 team separately said the country was identifying cases of the new strain too slowly. Earlier in January, the UK entered a new lockdown in ...
Tags: Politics, UK, New York, Science, White House, US, Trends, New Jersey, Vaccine, Biden, Andrew Cuomo, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Murphy, Newark New Jersey, Phil Murphy, Reuters New Jersey


Elon Musk says Tesla has held 'preliminary discussions' to license its Autopilot software to other manufacturers

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images Elon Musk said Tesla has held early talks to license its software with other car manufacturers. The CEO has said in the past he is not looking to edge out other competitors, but rather simply advance the technology. Musk said the "full self-driving" software may be functional without an operator within the year, reaching Level 5 autonomy. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company has been in early talks...
Tags: Google, Transportation, Elon Musk, News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Ford, Volkswagen, Self-driving Car, Musk, John Krafcik, Autopilot, Ev, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI


Democrat introduces resolution to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress after CNN reported that she had expressed support for executing Pelosi

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) yells at journalists after setting off the metal detector outside the doors to the House of Representatives Chamber on January 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Rep. Jimmy Gomez, a California Democrat, introduced a resolution to expel Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene. Greene, a newly elected Republican from Georgia, is a far-right conspiracy theorist. CNN reported that Greene has expressed support for executing Democrats. Visit Business...
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Democrat introduces resolution to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) yells at journalists after setting off the metal detector outside the doors to the House of Representatives Chamber on January 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Rep. Jimmy Gomez, a California Democrat, introduced a resolution to expel Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene. Greene, a newly elected Republican from Georgia, is a far-right conspiracy theorist. CNN reported that Greene has expressed support for executing Democrats. Visit Business...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Congress, California, Washington, Trends, Georgia, Cnn, Washington Dc, House, Ohio, Nancy Pelosi, Hitler, Resolution, Charles Davis, Gomez


Discord bans r/WallStreetBets server over hate speech amid the group driving GameStop shares through the roof

Youtube Discord shut down the r/WallStreetBets server Wednesday for repeatedly allowing hate speech. The move came amid the online community fueling a massive rally of GameStop shares. The group's Reddit forum briefly went dark but was back online Wednesday evening. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Discord said on Wednesday it had banned the r/WallStreetBets server for repeatedly violating its policies against hate speech."The WallStreetBets server has been on our Trust...
Tags: Finance, White House, Amc, Trends, Markets, Reddit, Cnet, Gamestop, AMC Theaters, Ameritrade, Tech Insider, Tyler Sonnemaker, Gamestop Stock, GME stock price, WallStreetBets, R/wallstreetbets


Tesla unveils refreshed Model S complete with an airplane-like steering wheel and an extra screen

Tesla Model S interior. Tesla Tesla on Wednesday announced that updated versions of the Model S and Model X would arrive later this year.  The sedan and crossover now have landscape-oriented screens and U-shaped steering wheels.  Tesla also added new sporty trim levels to each vehicle's lineup.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Rumors have been bubbling for months that the Tesla Model S - the company's longest-running model - would be getting a refresh. And on Wednesday,...
Tags: Transportation, Tech Insider, News, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Model S, Tesla Model S, Elon Musk


Apple said the Pro models of the iPhone 12 sold the best last quarter as a record number of people upgraded their devices

A customer holds the iPhone 12, left, and the iPhone 12 Pro, right. Don Arnold/WireImage/Getty Images Apple said the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max sold the best during its most recent quarter.  Apple reported $65.6 billion in iPhone revenue in Q1, surpassing analyst estimates of $60.3 billion. Apple also saw a record number of people upgrading their iPhones last quarter, CEO Tim Cook said. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Apple said the high-end models of its lates...
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Levi's sales are down as remote workers turn to loungewear over jeans

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Levi's revenue in the recent holiday quarter was down 12% year-over-year. Sales beat expectations as losses slowed in the fourth quarter. As many remote workers trade out their jeans for sweats, Levi's is starting to sell loungewear. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Levi Strauss & Co reported its fourth-quarter earnings on Wednesday, revealing that revenue was down 12% in the holiday period - an improvement over the prior quarter.Despite the doub...
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Some fashion-industry insiders allege a mega-influencer's retail empire is bolstered by stolen designs

Interviews with 26 fashion-industry professionals suggest that influencer Danielle Bernstein is testing the limits of copyright law. Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images; Hollis Johnson/Insider; Samantha Lee/Insider A new investigation from Insider reveals the inner workings of influencer Danielle Bernstein's retail empire.Some fashion professionals who have worked with the 28-year-old designer are speaking out about a pattern of behavior that flouts industry norms against imitation - and risks runni...
Tags: Instagram, Trends, Retail, Bernstein, Danielle Bernstein, Influencer, Hollis Johnson, Samantha Lee, Onia, Dia Dipasupil Getty Images, Rachel Premack, WeWoreWhat, Nordstrom Macy s Saks Fifth Avenue, Onia Five Onia


How to take advantage of low interest rates - the best financial moves for investors and borrowers

There are ways to benefit when interest rates are low, from saving money on loans and credit card balances to seeking out income-generating investment and savings vehicles. Dean Mitchell/Getty Images Low interest rates impact finances in different ways: good for borrowers, tough on savers and income investors. Ways to take advantage of low interest rates include refinancing loans, selling bonds, and buying property.  CDs, corporate bonds, and REITs offer the best investment income options...
Tags: Personal Finance, US, Trends, Federal Reserve, Freelance, Fed, The Fed, APR, Federal Funds Rate, Low Interest Rates, Investing (Reference, Investing How To, Elizabeth Aldrich, Dean Mitchell Getty Images Low


How to take advantage of low interest rates - the best moves for investors and borrowers

There are ways to benefit when interest rates are low, from saving money on loans and credit card balances to seeking out income-generating investment and savings vehicles. Dean Mitchell/Getty Images Low interest rates impact finances in different ways: good for borrowers, tough on savers and income investors. Ways to take advantage of low interest rates include refinancing loans, selling bonds, and buying property.  CDs, corporate bonds, and REITs offer the best investment income options...
Tags: Personal Finance, US, Trends, Federal Reserve, Freelance, Fed, APR, Federal Funds Rate, Low Interest Rates, Investing (Reference, Investing How To, Elizabeth Aldrich, Dean Mitchell Getty Images Low


Elon Musk says Tesla's Cybertruck engineering is done and deliveries may start this year 'if we get lucky'

Tesla Cybertruck. Tesla Tesla's Cybertruck could hit the road as early as this year, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Wednesday.  On a conference call, Musk said the truck's design is complete. "If we get lucky, we'll be able to do a few deliveries toward the end of this year, but I expect volume production to be in 2022," he said.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla's controversial Cybertruck could hit streets as soon as this year -but don't count on it.Elon Musk, the carma...
Tags: Elon Musk, Trends, Tesla, Volvo, Musk, Austin Texas, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Model Y Musk, Cybertruck, Cybertruck Tesla, Tim Levin, Tesla Cybertruck Tesla Tesla


The best gardening and landscaping tools in 2021

Having the right gardening tools and accessories makes all the difference when it comes to tending to your garden. Below, we've rounded up the best tools based on hours of testing.Whether you need a hose, rake, shears, or a shovel, we have you covered.See also: the best gardening tools for beginners.Gardening is rewarding in many ways, but having a good collection of tools is essential for making the time spent working in your garden both easier and more enjoyable.We've researched, tested, and r...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Home, Gardening, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Fda, DeWalt, Bloem, Gardena, Amazon With, Steven John, Fiskars, Home And Garden, Owen Burke


From biplanes to drones: How the Navy's carrier aircraft have dominated battlefields for almost a century

USS Abraham Lincoln in the Arabian Sea. US Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Eric S. Powell/Released Navy aircraft carriers, and the airwings they bring with them, have projected US power around the world for decades. That airwing has evolved, and its pilots have flown some of the most advanced aircraft to see combat. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. American aircraft carriers are one of the most dominant naval weapons in existence. Since their trial by f...
Tags: Navy, California, US, International, Trends, Iran, Syria, Aircraft Carrier, Middle East, John F Kennedy, Corsair, Vietnam, Avengers, Pacific, US Navy, Ew


Here's how short-selling works, and how Reddit's day-trader army spoiled the strategy for GameStop bears

GameStop. REUTERS/Mike Blake REUTERS/Mike Blake Short sellers have lost billions on their bets as GameStop skyrockets. Millions of amateur traders on Reddit have pushed the price up. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Short-sellers have taken a hit now that GameStop shares have topped $330, in what analysts have dubbed an irrational rally stoked by the Reddit group "Wall Street Bets." When the market operates rationally, investors have the option to short a company's stock...
Tags: Finance, Wall Street, Trends, Markets, Reddit, Hedge Fund, Cnbc, Gamestop, Short Selling, Wedbush, Citron, Feldman, Mike Blake, Nintendo Wii, Joost van Dreunen, van Dreunen


It's time for Europe to take private data from the hands of powerful tech monopolies and give it back to the people

Mathias Döpfner, CEO of Axel Springer SE. Getty Images/Kay Nietfeld/DPA Big tech companies shouldn't own the private data of citizens. Before Europe heads too far down the wrong path, we should give data back to who it belongs to: the people. Mathias Döpfner is the CEO of Axel Springer, a German media conglomerate which owns Business Insider. This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of the author. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Dear Madam President o...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Europe, Usa, Australia, China, Germany, US, Trends, Tesla, Eu, Netflix, Harvard, Donald Trump, Eric Schmidt, Axel Springer


The Trump Plaza condo board in West Palm Beach voted unanimously to dump the Trump name

The Trumps arriving in Florida. Noam Galai / Contributor / Getty Images The condo board of West Palm Beach's Trump Plaza voted unanimously to remove Trump from the name. It's the latest in a string of Trump pushback from Floridians. Residents of the condo complex will still have to vote to officially change the name. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The board of the Trump Plaza condominium complex in West Palm Beach has voted unanimously to remove Trump from its name, Th...
Tags: Florida, Real Estate, Politics, Trends, Manhattan, Msnbc, Trump, KIMBERLY GUILFOYLE, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Palm Beach Post, Trump Plaza, Donald Trump Jr, Jupiter Florida, Laurence Leamer, Mar-a-lago


The best music streaming services you can subscribe to in 2021

Music streaming services give you access to millions of songs for a monthly subscription fee.Spotify is the best music service for most people thanks to its selection, features, and free plan.See also: The cheap headphones you can buy in 2021 Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Music listening has come a long way over the past few decades. Gone are the days when you had to buy CDs, vinyl records, or cassette tapes. You don't even have to buy digital downloads anymore. These days, you can simply s...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Amazon, Spotify, Family, Youtube, Audio, Trends, Siri, Amazon Prime, Features, Netflix, Buying Guide, Showtime, Sony


Tesla quietly added a new 1,020-horsepower version of the Model X to its lineup - the $120,000 'Plaid' edition

Tesla Model X. Tesla Tesla added the Model X Plaid to its lineup on Wednesday.  The high-performance SUV delivers 1,020 horsepower and a 0-60-mph time of 2.5 seconds, Tesla says.  It costs $119,990, $30,000 more than the base-trim Model X Long Range.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla quietly added a new high-performance version of the Model X SUV to its lineup on Wednesday. The new model, the Model X Plaid, comes with a tri-motor setup that puts out 1,020 horsepowe...
Tags: Elon Musk, Trends, Tesla, Tesla Tesla, Tim Levin


Under Biden, pro-choice advocates shift focus to undoing Trump and targeting 'draconian' state restrictions

Demonstrators hold banners in an abortion rights rally outside of the Supreme Court as the justices hear oral arguments in the June Medical Services v. Russo case on March 4, 2020 in Washington, DC. Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images Pro-choice advocates are going on the offensive now that Trump and Pence are out of Washington. Activists hope to repeal Trump-era policies and push Biden to follow through on campaign promises. The president is expected to make announcements related to abortion on J...
Tags: Politics, News, Mississippi, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, White House, Court, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Ford, Mexico City, Healthcare, Arizona


16 domestic travel deals during Valentine's Day and Presidents' Day weekend

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. IHG Valentine's Day 2021 falls on a Sunday, but it's part of the Presidents' Day long weekend.As the pandemic continues, many people are looking for safe, domestic getaways.We rounded up top US hotel deals for Valentine's Day and Presidents' Day weekend.Read more: Is it safe to stay in a hotel right now? An infectious disease doctor, a cleaning expert, and hotel reps all share what you should know ...
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WWE insiders break down new streaming strategy

Morning and welcome to Insider Advertising for January 28. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on:WWE's new streaming strategy.PR giant APCO links up with data startup.Instagram mega influencer Danielle Bernstein alleged of ripping off fashion designers.If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here for your daily insider's guide to advertising and media.Tips, comments, suggestions? Drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter at @LaurenJohns...
Tags: Google, Media, Instagram, Nbc, Advertising, Marketing, Trends, Pr, Streaming, Muse, Influencer Marketing, Rudy Giuliani, Cnbc, Paris Fashion Week, Nbcu, Wwe


The best online sales happening now, including 20% off Leesa mattresses

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider We rounded up the best sales and deals happening online today, including savings at Travelzoo, Macy's, GlassesUSA, and more.Deals in this story are subject to change throughout the day. The prices listed reflect the deal at the time of publication. For even more deals and savings across the web, check out Business Insider Coupons. The best deals available right now P...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Deals, Sales, Trends, Walmart, Features, Deals Of The Day, Valentine, Frank, Sur La Table, Catalina, Travelzoo, Bouqs Company, Leesa, Naadam


We're Just Insider Now!

Brian Howe/Insider Hello! You may have noticed that Business Insider has a new look. We recently updated the design of Business Insider to blend it more seamlessly into the Insider brand, which features news beyond business such as culture, politics, food, travel, entertainment, and much more. Insider's Business coverage has all the depth and breadth of business reporting you expect from Business Insider, but now you can find news about other topics about which you're passionate.What happe...
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Man caught with pipe-bombs and a replica of 'Hitler's Buzzsaw' machine gun also carried a fake 'White Privilege' credit card

The fully-operational pipe bombs found at the scene. Justice Department A man was charged Tuesday with possessing five fully operational homemade bombs "and materials to make more," according to the US Attorney's office in the Northern District of California. Officers found a total of 49 firearms, including a replica of a World War II-era German MG-42 machine gun nicknamed "Hitler's buzzsaw." Investigators found a mock credit card with "45" as its numbers and labels like "WHITE PRIVILEGE C...
Tags: Politics, News, California, US, Trends, Fbi, United States, Hitler, Donald Trump, US Army, Justice Department, Rogers, Trump, Sheriff s Office, Northern District of California, Ian Rogers


World leaders are worried Trump 'permanently' damaged democracy, EU chief says

Germany's Merkel, EU's von der Leyen hold virtual joint news conference Reuters World leaders are concerned former President Donald Trump did irreversible damage to democracy, according to European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. "We are worrying about whether democracy itself might have been permanently damaged in the last four years," she said, expressing horror at the Capitol siege. The EU chief said Trump and the Capitol attack showed how important it is to "address ...
Tags: Politics, News, Democracy, Washington, Germany, US, International, Trends, Eu, European Union, Davos, House, European Commission, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol


The best portable chargers and power banks in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The best battery packs and power banks help us get through the busiest of days, providing portable power for our smartphones, tablets, and even laptops.With a large capacity, fast charging capability, and a reasonable price, the Elecjet PowerPie is our pick for the best power bank you can buy in 2021.But RAVPower's 20,000 mAh battery pack is also a great value because it can charge your phone many times over for less than $30.Looking for a way to charge your ph...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Amazon, Samsung, Trends, Tech, Features, Buying Guide, Lightning, Dell, Huawei, Battery, Anker, Sarah, Qi


32 unique Valentine's Day gift ideas for everyone in your life

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. There can be a lot of pressure to find the best Valentine's Day present for your partner, friend, or children. With these 32 thoughtful ideas, we'll help you secure the perfect gift in time for the big day. Looking for more gifts? Check out all of our Valentine's Day gift guides for even more inspiration. Valentine's Day traditionally revolves around romantic partners, but it doesn't have to.This Valentine...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Nordstrom, Disney, Trends, Gifts, Valentine's Day, Netflix, Prada, Espn, Hulu, Celine, Sephora, Alexa, Valentine, Murray


Elizabeth Warren and AOC slam Wall Streeters criticizing the GameStop rally for treating the stock market like a 'casino'

Eric Thayer/Reuters Sen. Elizabeth Warren and AOC slammed hedge funds who are criticizing the GameStop traders.  Both said that Wall Street investors and hedge funds have long treated the stock market 'like a casino.' Redditors on a popular subreddit are buying up shares of GameStop, sending the stock price soaring.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts slammed hedge funds and investors criticizing the traders buying up GameStop stock ...
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Apple saw its 'highest volume of FaceTime calls' last Christmas as families spent the holidays apart

Tim Cook in Cupertino in September 2019. Christoph Dernbach/picture alliance via Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company saw the "highest volume of FaceTime calls" during Christmas 2020. Many families were kept apart as governments warned against holiday travel to contain the coronavirus. Cook noted the increase in FaceTime usage during the company's Q1 earnings call.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Apple saw its "highest volume of FaceTime calls" during Chris...
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