There’s a ‘critical variable’ that will determine when the next stock market crash strikes — and one expert says it could erase 10 years of progress sooner than anyone thinks

There’s a ‘critical variable’ that will determine when the next stock market crash strikes...

Now that the stock market has recovered from it's vicious December sell-off and climbed within 2% of a record high, it's easy to see what some investors are feeling optimistic. But Doug Ramsey, the chief investment officer at Leuthold Group, says this exuberance is overshadowing a troublesome dynamic lurking under the market's surface — one…
Lyft went public at a $24 billion valuation. Here’s how that compares to other high-profile tech companies dating back to the dotcom bubble.

Lyft went public at a $24 billion valuation. Here’s how that compares to other...

This year is expected to turn up a shiny freshman class of high-profile public technology companies, from Uber and Slack, to Airbnb and Pinterest. Lyft kicked off the wave of unicorn offerings last week, going public at a valuation of around $24 billion, after a bit of a slow start to the year for listings…
A timeline of Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302 shows its pilots fighting desperately to save their doomed Boeing 737 Max jet

A timeline of Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302 shows its pilots fighting desperately to save...

On Thursday, Ethiopia's Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) released its preliminary report on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302. The crash, which took place on March 10, marked the second fatal crash of a nearly brand-new Boeing 737 Max airliner since October and precipitated the grounding of the global 737 Max fleet. The AIB's…
A longtime Coachella worker died in a fall while setting up for the festival

A longtime Coachella worker died in a fall while setting up for the festival

A Coachella worker has died while setting up for the music and arts festival in the Southern California desert. Goldenvoice, which puts Coachella in Indio each year, said in a statement the man was a lead rigger who died in a fall while working on a stage on festival grounds at the Empire Polo Club.…
‘I will nuke you’: Elon Musk was accused of shoving and threatening a former Tesla employee — but the company’s board says there was no physical altercation

‘I will nuke you’: Elon Musk was accused of shoving and threatening a former...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk was involved in an altercation with a former employee who had recently resigned, Bloomberg News reported Friday, citing sources with "direct knowledge" of the incident. According to the report, an employee had returned to the electric-car company's office in September post-resignation to say goodbye to former coworkers when word reached Musk…
Amazon paid $97 million to acquire Eero in a fire-sale deal that left some shareholders with practically nothing, according to leaked documents

Amazon paid $97 million to acquire Eero in a fire-sale deal that left some...

Amazon paid $97 million to acquire the WiFi router maker Eero in a fire-sale deal that left the owners of the startup's common stock with practically nothing but apparently gave the founders multimillion-dollar paydays, according to documents obtained by Business Insider. The $97 million sales price was significantly below Eero's last reported funding round in…
The UK is already issuing passports without the words ‘European Union’ on the cover despite Brexit delay

The UK is already issuing passports without the words ‘European Union’ on the cover...

British passports have been issued without the words European Union on the front cover despite the Brexit delay. The burgundy passports were introduced from March 30, the day after Britain was expected to leave the EU. Some passports including the words European Union will continue to be issued while the remaining stock is used up.…
Here’s a list of everyone who is boycotting or cutting ties with Brunei after it introduced new laws to punish homosexuality with death by stoning

Here’s a list of everyone who is boycotting or cutting ties with Brunei after...

Brands, universities, and celebrities are part of a growing movement taking action against Brunei-owned enterprises after the tiny Asian nation introduced a new law punishing homosexuality with the death penalty. As of Wednesday, the punishment for homosexuality in Brunei became death by stoning, after Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah introduced several reforms to the country's penal code,…
Michelle Wolf says Trump ‘doesn’t have a big enough spine’ to attend White House Correspondents’ Dinner after Trump refuses to go for a 3rd time

Michelle Wolf says Trump ‘doesn’t have a big enough spine’ to attend White House...

Michelle Wolf, the comedian who hosted last year's White House Correspondents' Dinner, mocked President Donald Trump for refusing to attend this year's dinner for the third year in a row. Trump told reporters on Friday, as cited by The Hill: "The dinner is boring and so negative that we're going to hold a very positive…
We tried the world’s cheapest Michelin-starred meal — here’s what it’s like

We tried the world’s cheapest Michelin-starred meal — here’s what it’s like

Singapore chef Hawker Chan is the only chef in the world to get a Michelin star for street food. We tried the chef's char siew pork, which is sticky pork served with rice, during a three-day event in King's Cross, in Central London. Th meal cost £6 ($7.95). "Char siew rice is a barbecue pork…

Must Read

- Advertisement -