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Everything coming to - and leaving - Netflix in May

EVERYTHING COMING TO - AND LEAVING - NETFLIX IN MAY

Netflix is adding a number of shows and movies to the service in May. Original projects include, "Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil...

Gen Z is ambitious about homeownership, and it's becoming clear that even high costs and student loans won't stop them

GEN Z IS AMBITIOUS ABOUT HOMEOWNERSHIP, AND IT'S BECOMING CLEAR THAT EVEN HIGH COSTS AND STUDENT LOANS WON'T STOP THEM

More than half of Gen Z is saving to buy a home within the next five years, according to a Bank of America report . Gen Zers are driven...

 
 
 
Home Depot could have been called 'Bad Bernie's Buildall' if an early investor hadn't intervened

HOME DEPOT COULD HAVE BEEN CALLED 'BAD BERNIE'S BUILDALL' IF AN EARLY INVESTOR HADN'T INTERVENED

Home Depot first came onto the scene in 1979, when its two original stores opened in Atlanta. Before that, founders Bernie Marcus and...

The best ottomans you can buy

THE BEST OTTOMANS YOU CAN BUY

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'Avengers: Endgame' already broke the record for the biggest box-office opening in China of all time

'AVENGERS: ENDGAME' ALREADY BROKE THE RECORD FOR THE BIGGEST BOX-OFFICE OPENING IN CHINA OF ALL TIME

"Avengers: Endgame" has already made $107.2 million in China, where it opened on Wednesday. It's on its way to becoming the biggest...

The creator of 'Fortnite' has banned more than 1,000 accounts for cheating during the first round of its $30 million tournament

THE CREATOR OF 'FORTNITE' HAS BANNED MORE THAN 1,000 ACCOUNTS FOR CHEATING DURING THE FIRST ROUND OF ITS $30 MILLION TOURNAMENT

Epic Games banned more than 1,000 "Fortnite" accounts for violating the rules of the Fortnite World Cup during the event's very first...

 
 
 
If the Cardinals draft Kyler Murray, the second part of the plan could hit a major snag

IF THE CARDINALS DRAFT KYLER MURRAY, THE SECOND PART OF THE PLAN COULD HIT A MAJOR SNAG

The Arizona Cardinals are expected to select Kyler Murray with the first pick in the NFL draft. If Murray is the pick, the next step...

Tesla's 'Autonomy Day' fell flat with analysts - now Wall Street is bracing for its Q1 results

TESLA'S 'AUTONOMY DAY' FELL FLAT WITH ANALYSTS - NOW WALL STREET IS BRACING FOR ITS Q1 RESULTS

Tesla is scheduled to report first-quarter earnings after Wednesday's closing bell, and analysts expect investors to be laser-focused...

 
 
 
Lululemon is taking on Nike and Adidas with a push into sneakers

LULULEMON IS TAKING ON NIKE AND ADIDAS WITH A PUSH INTO SNEAKERS

Lululemon's CEO, Calvin McDonald, announced Wednesday that the company plans to enter the footwear market in 2019. Lululemon's bread...

Amazing slo-mo replay shows just how far away and how long Damian Lillard's series-winning shot was in the air

AMAZING SLO-MO REPLAY SHOWS JUST HOW FAR AWAY AND HOW LONG DAMIAN LILLARD'S SERIES-WINNING SHOT WAS IN THE AIR

Damian Lillard hit an amazing, 37-foot buzzer-beater on Tuesday to help the Portland Trail Blazers eliminate the Oklahoma City Thunder. One...

 
 
 
Emilia Clarke says Daenerys isn't fazed by Jon Snow being related to her because incest is 'so normal' for her character

EMILIA CLARKE SAYS DAENERYS ISN'T FAZED BY JON SNOW BEING RELATED TO HER BECAUSE INCEST IS 'SO NORMAL' FOR HER CHARACTER

Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO's "Game of Thrones" season eight, episode two, "A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms." On Sunday's episode,...

JPMorgan just promoted 117 people in its corporate and investment banking unit to managing director - and we got the full list

JPMORGAN JUST PROMOTED 117 PEOPLE IN ITS CORPORATE AND INVESTMENT BANKING UNIT TO MANAGING DIRECTOR - AND WE GOT THE FULL LIST

JPMorgan's new list of managing directors includes a record share of women this year. Business Insider has a full list of the names. JPMorgan's...

 
 
 
The Citi Premier Card is often overlooked, but offers lucrative rewards

THE CITI PREMIER CARD IS OFTEN OVERLOOKED, BUT OFFERS LUCRATIVE REWARDS

Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network if you apply for a credit card, but our reporting and...

Kim Jong Un travels with a convoy of Mercedes-Maybach armored limos

KIM JONG UN TRAVELS WITH A CONVOY OF MERCEDES-MAYBACH ARMORED LIMOS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Vladivostok, Russia by train on Wednesday ahead of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir...

 
 
 
This acclaimed wealth manager doesn't see an imminent recession, but is making one surprising investment choice just in case

THIS ACCLAIMED WEALTH MANAGER DOESN'T SEE AN IMMINENT RECESSION, BUT IS MAKING ONE SURPRISING INVESTMENT CHOICE JUST IN CASE

Brian Pfeifler of Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management has been one of the top ranked US wealth managers for years, and he says...

Amazon says its private labels are only 1% of its business, but new data shows some are seeing huge growth

AMAZON SAYS ITS PRIVATE LABELS ARE ONLY 1% OF ITS BUSINESS, BUT NEW DATA SHOWS SOME ARE SEEING HUGE GROWTH

In a reply to criticism from Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Amazon said that its private-label brands account for only 1% of its sales. M ost...

 
 
 
8 unexpected travel essentials I brought on my post-graduation trip around the world

8 UNEXPECTED TRAVEL ESSENTIALS I BROUGHT ON MY POST-GRADUATION TRIP AROUND THE WORLD

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Bill and Melinda Gates wash dishes together every night and it symbolizes a feature every strong marriage has

BILL AND MELINDA GATES WASH DISHES TOGETHER EVERY NIGHT AND IT SYMBOLIZES A FEATURE EVERY STRONG MARRIAGE HAS

Melinda Gates has been married to her husband, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, for 25 years. While the two may run one of the world's...

 
 
 
Snap drops 6% as investors mull sluggish user growth

SNAP DROPS 6% AS INVESTORS MULL SLUGGISH USER GROWTH

Snap shares fell 6% Wednesday morning as the rally that developed in the wake of its first-quarter results faded. The company beat...

The perfect way to start an email - and 29 greetings you should avoid

THE PERFECT WAY TO START AN EMAIL - AND 29 GREETINGS YOU SHOULD AVOID

The perfect way to start an email , especially when you're writing to a stranger, is to keep it simple. Email greetings you should...

 
 
 



Frostpunk sells over 1.4 million copies in its first year

Frostpunk sells over 1.4 million copies in its first year

11 Bit Studios has sold over 1.4 million copies of Frostpunk since the postapocalyptic survival-city building sim launched one year ago today. Read more ...

Ford invests $500 million in Rivian, an electric truck startup in Michigan

Ford invests $500 million in Rivian, an electric truck startup in Michigan

DETROIT - Ford Motor Co., maker of the best-selling F-Series pickup trucks, announced early Wednesday that it's investing $500 million in Rivian, the Michigan-based electric... Read more ...

Snap drops 6% as investors mull sluggish user growth

Snap drops 6% as investors mull sluggish user growth

Snap shares fell 6% Wednesday morning as the rally that developed in the wake of its first-quarter results faded. The company beat on both the top and bottom lines, but user... Read more ...

Luminary is looking to original content and discoverability for subs

Luminary is looking to original content and discoverability for subs

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each... Read more ...

Record Closing Highs Reached for S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite as Earnings Boost...

Record Closing Highs Reached for S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite as Earnings Boost Market

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite Index both closed at new record highs Tuesday as investor appetite for stocks rose after strong corporate profit reports. The S&P 500 climbed... Read more ...

Tesla's 'Autonomy Day' fell flat with analysts - now Wall Street is bracing...

Tesla's 'Autonomy Day' fell flat with analysts - now Wall Street is bracing for its Q1 results

Tesla is scheduled to report first-quarter earnings after Wednesday's closing bell, and analysts expect investors to be laser-focused on demand levels and second-quarter... Read more ...

737 MAX grounding cuts into Boeing profit and cash reserves

737 MAX grounding cuts into Boeing profit and cash reserves

The worldwide grounding of the 737 MAX quickly rippled through Boeing's finances, depleting its cash reserve by nearly $1 billion in just the first three weeks, according to... Read more ...

JPMorgan just promoted 117 people in its corporate and investment banking...

JPMorgan just promoted 117 people in its corporate and investment banking unit to managing director - and we got the full list

JPMorgan's new list of managing directors includes a record share of women this year. Business Insider has a full list of the names. JPMorgan's corporate and investment bank... Read more ...

Pew: U.S. adult Twitter users tend to be younger, more democratic; 10%...

Pew: U.S. adult Twitter users tend to be younger, more democratic; 10% create 80% of tweets

A new report out this morning from Pew Research Center offers insight into the U.S. adult Twitter population. The firm's research indicates the Twitterverse tends to skew... Read more ...

Netflix won a big victory in its fight to have its movies continue to be...

Netflix won a big victory in its fight to have its movies continue to be eligible for Oscars

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Board of Governors voted on Tuesday to keep existing eligibility rules for the Oscars, meaning Netflix is safe to... Read more ...