'A Cougar at the Elysee'?: The press is marveling at the age difference between France's leading presidential candidate and his wife

'A COUGAR AT THE ELYSEE'?: THE PRESS IS MARVELING AT THE AGE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN FRANCE'S LEADING PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE AND HIS WIFE

© AFP ERIC FEFERBERG Paris - Brigitte Macron, as the 64-year-old wife of the man tipped to become France's youngest-ever president,...

Trump's tough stance on Canada ‘boils down to political theatre'

TRUMP'S TOUGH STANCE ON CANADA ‘BOILS DOWN TO POLITICAL THEATRE'

Andrew Harnik/AP The Trump administration has come out swinging against Canada this week. The US slapped new anti-subsidy duties on...

 
 
 
Southwest Airlines CEO just said the company will no longer overbook flights

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CEO JUST SAID THE COMPANY WILL NO LONGER OVERBOOK FLIGHTS

AP Photo/LM Otero Southwest Airlines will no longer overbook flights, CEO Gary Kelly said on CNBC on Thursday. "I've made the decision,...

Celgene's quarterly profits beat with help from sales of its flagship cancer drug

CELGENE'S QUARTERLY PROFITS BEAT WITH HELP FROM SALES OF ITS FLAGSHIP CANCER DRUG

Thomson Reuters April 27 - U.S. biotechnology company Celgene Corp reported a better-than-expected profit on Thursday, helped by demand...

 
 
 
Recovering heroin addict explains why it's so hard to stay clean - even in rehab

RECOVERING HEROIN ADDICT EXPLAINS WHY IT'S SO HARD TO STAY CLEAN - EVEN IN REHAB

Weber County Sheriff's Department ; Courtesy of Andi Peterson ; Photo Illustration by Skye Gould / Business Insider Andi Peterson,...

New Avinor Oslo Airport officially open

NEW AVINOR OSLO AIRPORT OFFICIALLY OPEN

At noon today, the new Oslo Airport was officially opened, courtesy of Minister of Transport and Communications, Ketil Solvik-Olsen....

 
 
 
Focus On Environmental Solutions

FOCUS ON ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS

The new Oslo Airport expansion is completed, and Norway's main airport has applied new and innovative solutions to reduce its environmental...

The 6 Best Restaurants in Chennai

THE 6 BEST RESTAURANTS IN CHENNAI

In its location on the Coromandel Coast, and as the capital of Tamil Nadu, Chennai is one of South India's greatest hubs, with a remarkably...

 
 
 
United Plans To Reduce Overbooking Flights, Offer Up To $10,000 To Forfeit Seats

UNITED PLANS TO REDUCE OVERBOOKING FLIGHTS, OFFER UP TO $10,000 TO FORFEIT SEATS

Nearly three weeks after a United Airlines passenger was violently dragged off a plane so the company's employees could travel instead,...

Mnuchin says Trump 'has no intentions' to release his tax returns

MNUCHIN SAYS TRUMP 'HAS NO INTENTIONS' TO RELEASE HIS TAX RETURNS

Screenshot/NBC Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that President Donald Trump "has no intentions" to release his tax...

 
 
 
Four Seasons Hotel Firenze Participates in Florence Cocktail Week 2017

FOUR SEASONS HOTEL FIRENZE PARTICIPATES IN FLORENCE COCKTAIL WEEK 2017

From May 1 to 7, 2017 Florence will host the second edition of Florence Cocktail Week, an entire week dedicated to mixology made in...

7 super-successful entrepreneurs share their best advice for people who want their own business

7 SUPER-SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEURS SHARE THEIR BEST ADVICE FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT THEIR OWN BUSINESS

Taylor Hill / Stringer / Getty Images The 30 companies on our 2017 list have been pulled and prodded, picked at, and pondered. And...

 
 
 
The 'jingle mail' that marked the US housing crisis could be coming to Canada

THE 'JINGLE MAIL' THAT MARKED THE US HOUSING CRISIS COULD BE COMING TO CANADA

Reuters/Wolfgang Rattay This comes up constantly in discussions on the current house price bubbles in some cities in the US and Canada,...

The DNC chair used a creative workaround to blast Trump's budget after being criticized for his profanity

THE DNC CHAIR USED A CREATIVE WORKAROUND TO BLAST TRUMP'S BUDGET AFTER BEING CRITICIZED FOR HIS PROFANITY

George Frey/Getty Images Democratic National Committee chair Tom Perez may be cutting back on the use of expletives he's embraced on...

 
 
 
'Past efforts have failed': White House announces tough new strategy on North Korea

'PAST EFFORTS HAVE FAILED': WHITE HOUSE ANNOUNCES TOUGH NEW STRATEGY ON NORTH KOREA

Reuters A joint statement from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, and Director of National Intelligence...

Everyone is worried about how Canada's housing bubble is going to end

EVERYONE IS WORRIED ABOUT HOW CANADA'S HOUSING BUBBLE IS GOING TO END

Mark Blinch/Reuters “Homeowners and potential first time homebuyers are now even more vulnerable to a payment shock from rising mortgage...

 
 
 
One of my favorite watches for the summer is less than $100

ONE OF MY FAVORITE WATCHES FOR THE SUMMER IS LESS THAN $100

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

A key part of Trump's tax plan is unlikely to benefit most Americans

A KEY PART OF TRUMP'S TAX PLAN IS UNLIKELY TO BENEFIT MOST AMERICANS

Reuters/Carlos Barria The White House unveiled President Donald Trump's updated tax plan on Wednesday, and it was short on details. It...

 
 
 
Stock traders don't seem to care about Trump's tax plan

STOCK TRADERS DON'T SEEM TO CARE ABOUT TRUMP'S TAX PLAN

REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein President Donald Trump's long-awaited tax plan came and went with a whimper, at least judging by the stock...

US Admiral warns that more missile defenses are needed to protect against North Korea

US ADMIRAL WARNS THAT MORE MISSILE DEFENSES ARE NEEDED TO PROTECT AGAINST NORTH KOREA

Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON - The United States may need to strengthen its missile defenses, particularly in Hawaii, given the advancing...