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Here's why you won't be able to buy an iPhone X in gold.

GettyOne thing I found a bit disappointing about Apple's iPhone X is that, unlike the lower-cost iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus phones that were announced alongside it, it won't come in a gold finish. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo warned investors ahead of time that Apple would face "production problems" with the gold ...

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An ex-stockbroker who's now the star of Netflix's 'Kindness Diaries' explains his foolproof strategy for becoming a better person.

Leon Logothetis Kindness isn't a zero sum game. Leon Logothetis would know. The former stockbroker ultimately left the corporate world to travel the world on his yellow motorbike. During his journeys, he relied on the generosity of strangers, who provided him with lodgings, meals, and gas. Logothetis would respond by ...

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Gun stocks surge following report that the Trump admin wants to make US firearm exports easier .

Markets InsiderThe Trump administration is preparing to make it easier for American gun makers to sell small arms, including assault rifles and ammunition, to foreign buyers, according to senior U.S. officials. Aides to President Donald Trump are completing a plan to shift oversight of international non-military firearms ...

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Trump is using privately-raised campaign funds to pay for his legal fees in the Russia probe.

AP Photo/Alex Brandon NEW YORK, Sept 19 - U.S. President Donald Trump is using money donated to his reelection campaign and the Republican National Committee to pay for his lawyers in the probe of alleged Russian interference in the U.S. election, according to two people familiar with the matter. The U.S. Federal Election ...

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32 celebrity couples with huge age differences between them.

Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images For Entertainment Weekly Age doesn't necessarily matter when it comes to love for these Hollywood May-December romances. From the 12 years between Jay-Z and Beyoncé to the 17 years between George and Amal Clooney, these celebrities have found their match in partners more than 10 years older ...

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We're officially in the second largest bull market since WWII.

We're officially in the second largest bull market since WWII. The S&P 500 Index's current bull market became the second best performing in the modern economic era on Monday. Stocks have climbed by about 270% from their March 2009 low over the last eight years, according to data from LPL Financial. The current bull market ...

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Hurricane Maria, a catastrophic Category 5 storm, is on track to slam Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

Hurricane Maria is headed for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands as a powerful Category 5 storm with 165-mph winds. Maria made landfall on the island of Dominica at 9:15 p.m. ET on Monday — the first Category 5 storm in history there — and early reports indicate "widespread devastation". Forecasts put Puerto ...

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Ford to cut production at five North American vehicle plants.

DETROIT - Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it plans to idle five North American vehicle assembly plants for a total of 10 weeks to reduce inventories of slow-selling models.

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Why Amazon is still such a threat to Toys R Us, in one chart.

Here's what it means to be the largest specialty toy and baby goods retailer in the US in 2017: 866 stores nationwide, Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and getting dominated online by Amazon. According to data from Ecommercedb.com, Amazon had the lion's share of baby and toy products sold online in the US, with $2.16 billion in ...

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Meteorologists had a major clue that Hurricane Maria would be devastating.

NOAA A bull's-eye touched down on the island of Dominica on Monday evening. Hurricane Maria's devastation there was immediate. Roofs were torn from homes; trees were picked up and tossed to the ground like matches; floods choked streets and filled houses. Around 9:30 p.m. local time, Roosevelt Skerrit, the island's prime ...

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Bed Bath & Beyond craters 15% after big miss on earnings partly blamed on Hurricane Harvey .

Markets InsiderInvesting.com - Bed Bath & Beyond Inc shares plunged after a trading halt was lifted during Tuesday’s after hours session as the company posted quarterly results that fell short of expectations. The company earned $0.67 per share in its second quarter on revenue of $2.94 billion. Revenue missed ...

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'I'll see you on the other side:' The CEO of United recalls leaving his company's retreat after learning he was going to get a new heart

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images In October 2015, a month after starting his new job as CEO of United Airlines, Oscar Munoz suffered a massive heart attack and went on medical leave. It would be five months until he fully resumed his role as CEO. But Munoz told the audience at Glassdoor's Recruit Event Tuesday that he didn't ...

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Here's the age you peak at everything throughout life

What are you the best at RIGHT NOW? These are the ages when you peak at everything. From 7 - 8, Learning a new language is easiest. From 9-10, you're least likely to die. At 18, your brain works the fastest. At 22, women are most attractive to men. At 23, People have the highest satisfaction with life. At 25, Muscles are ...

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Here are the GOP senators that could decide the fate of the last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill

It's crunch time for Republicans — again — on another healthcare bill, and it appears the party is right on the edge of passage in the Senate. The latest, and likely last, chance the GOP has to repeal and replace Obamacare is the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson legislation. The plan would shift federal funding for ...

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This chart shows why the cable TV industry is in big trouble

The ease and relative cheapness of online streaming from services like Netflix, Hulu, and Prime Video have created an entire generation of cord-cutters. As we can see in this chart from Statista — which draws on a poll by the Pew Research Center — a whopping 61% of adults 29 and younger use an online streaming ...

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Toys 'R' Us seeks bankruptcy to survive retail upheaval

- Toys 'R' Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, which filed for bankruptcy late Monday, will ask a judge on Tuesday for permission to borrow money so that it can start paying suppliers to ensure it has Lego building blocks and Barbie dolls for the holiday season.

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Senators ask Equifax how it will help US service members hit by data breach

Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesSens. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., and Dean Heller, R-Nev., have asked credit monitoring service Equifax to explain how it is protecting the 1.3 million active-duty servicemembers affected by a massive data breach this year. The senators sent Equifax CEO Richard F. Smith a letter on Tuesday asking the ...

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Hurricane Maria, a catastrophic Category 5 storm, is on track to slam Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

National Hurricane Center Hurricane Maria is headed for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands as a powerful Category 5 storm with 175-mph winds. Maria made landfall on the island of Dominica at 9:15 p.m. ET on Monday — the first Category 5 storm in history there — and early reports indicate "widespread ...

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Asia steady after Wall St. notches record highs, dollar holds firm

TOKYO - Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day.

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Stephen Curry will get less than half of his record $35 million salary — here is what happens to the rest

Ronald Martinez/Getty Stephen Curry will set an NBA record by making $34.7 million for the 2017-18 season, but that doesn't mean he'll get to deposit anything close to that amount into his bank account. Curry, a two-time MVP for the Golden State Warriors, made history when he inked a five-year, $201 million contract ...

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Fiat Chrysler recalls 494,000 pickup trucks for fire risk

WASHINGTON - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said Tuesday it will recall 494,000 medium and heavy-duty Ram pickup trucks worldwide because of a water pump that could overheat and potentially cause a fire.

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T-Mobile US explores takeover of Sprint: source

- U.S. wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc is exploring taking over rival Sprint Corp in an all-stock deal, after SoftBank Group Corp offered to give up its majority ownership of Sprint, a person familiar with the matter said.

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Hurricane Jose is moving up the East Coast — parts of New England are under a tropical storm warning

National Hurricane Center Hurricane Jose is traveling up the East Coast of the US and could affect an area from North Carolina to New England, according to the latest forecast from the National Hurricane Center. Tropical storm warnings are in effect for parts of New England from Watch Hill, Rhode Island, to Hull, ...

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Hillary Clinton decided to go to Yale law school after a Harvard professor told her: 'We don't need any more women at Harvard'

Tyler Mallory/Associated PressIn her new memoir chronicling the 2016 presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton described how a Harvard law professor dissuaded her from attending his school, to which she had been accepted as a college senior, because "We don't need any more women at Harvard." "That's part of why I went to ...

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A 7.1-magnitude earthquake has hit Mexico, and people are posting terrifying photos and videos on social media

USGSA major earthquake rattled Mexico on Tuesday, and the damage appears to be severe. The US Geological Survey pegged the event as a 7.1-magnitude quake that originated about 100 miles southeast of Mexico City. Dramatic shaking was reportedly felt throughout the major metropolitan area, which is home to about 9 million ...

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Trump appears close to abandoning on some of his biggest tax cut promises

Evan Vucci/AP ImagesPresident Donald Trump appears close to backing off a slew of campaign promises on tax reform, reports said Tuesday. Politico's Josh Dawsey and Ben White reported Tuesday that the plan set to be unveiled next week by the "big six" tax writers — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, National Economic ...

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Apple exec Lisa Jackson: the Trump administration is harming the credibility of the EPA

Becky Peterson/Business InsiderApple executive Lisa Jackson did not mince words about the impact the Trump Administration is having on the Environmental Protection Agency , which she led from 2009 to 2013. “I just have to say the EPA hasn’t changed. There’s a leadership change that is beyond politics in my ...

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Cyber attack, hurricane weigh on FedEx quarterly profit

- Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Tuesday a June cyber attack on its Dutch unit slashed $300 million from its quarterly profit, and the company lowered its full-year earnings forecast.

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Apple's new software, iOS 11, is out — here are 17 major ways your phone just changed

Apple Apple's annual update to its iPhone software is here. Apple released iOS 11 to everyone with a modern iPhone on Tuesday. You can download it now in Settings > General > Software Update. iOS 11 includes major updates for iPads, including a new desktop-like dock and supercharged multitasking features. But it's a big ...

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Eagles defensive end Chris Long is donating his first 6 game checks to fund Charlottesville scholarships

Rob Carr/Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long will be donating his first six game checks of the season to his home town of Charlottesville, Virginia to help fund scholarships for local students. The scholarships will provide two students with the ability to attend Long's alma mater, St. Anne's-Belfield ...

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Antarctica is getting a farm that can grow produce even when it's -100 degrees Fahrenheit outside — take a look

DLR German Aerospace CenterAntarctica's nonstop winters make it impossible to grow food outdoors. Fruits and vegetables are instead shipped long distances from overseas, just a few times per year. But engineers at the German Aerospace Center will soon build a high-tech farm that will allow Antarcticans to harvest produce. ...

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15 biggest differences between the 'It' movie and the book

The INSIDER Summary: There are a lot of differences between the novel and film adaptations of Stephen King's "It." Several characters are given different characterizations. The final showdown with Pennywise is also more action packed. SPOILER WARNING: Key, important details from both the book and movie adaptations of ...

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Porsche has officially launched a $16 million hybrid yacht

Studio F.A. Porsche Porsche is trying its hand at yacht design. Studio F.A. Porsche, the automaker's design house, has designed a hybrid superyacht that will make its debut at the Monaco Yacht Show on September 27. The yacht was constructed by Dynamiq, a luxury yacht builder. Called the GTT 115, the yacht is being pitched ...

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Powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake jolted Mexico City, killing dozens

AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell A magnitude 7.1 earthquake hit Raboso, Mexico, on Tuesday. Powerful shocks were felt in Mexico City, damaging buildings and causing residents to panic. At least 61 people have died, and the death toll is expected to rise. A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City on Tuesday, causing buildings to ...

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A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that killed thousands

AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage to the capital. The extent of damage, injuries, or deaths was not immediately clear, but people fled office buildings along the central Reforma ...

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Amazon told lots of customers they'd be getting a baby gift — even those that don't have a baby or a baby registry on the site

Ben Gilbert/Business InsiderSome Amazon customers were in for a surprise Tuesday when they opened an email from the company telling them someone had purchased a baby gift for them. The even bigger surprise? Many of them apparently either didn't have a baby or didn't have a baby gift registry listed on the e-commerce site. ...

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25 new photos from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' were just released — here they all are

Disney/Lucasfilm Disney and Lucasfilm released a bunch of new photos for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Tuesday and they tease new looks at Rey, Luke Skywalker, Captain Phasma, Kylo Ren, and more. There are also a few great behind-the-scenes images featuring the cast and crew on set and out of character. If some look familiar, ...

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Tesla shares fall from record high after warning from analyst

SAN FRANCISCO - Shares of Tesla fell from record highs on Tuesday after an analyst warned that the electric car maker may take longer than expected to become profitable.

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JPMorgan Chase's latest investment looks to help businesses get paid

BI Intelligence JP Morgan Chase has made an investment in Bill.com, according to Finextra. The bank hopes to leverage Bill.com's technology to make it both easier and faster for its business clients to make and receive payments. The terms of the deal have yet to be disclosed, but both sides stand to gain from access to each ...

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The founder of the world's largest hedge fund says 'bitcoin is a bubble'

Reuters/ Ruben SprichRay Dalio, the founder of the world's largest hedge fund, has joined the ranks of JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon and other top Wall Streeters who think bitcoin, the red-hot cryptocurrency, is in a bubble. While speaking on CNBC's Squawk Box Tuesday, the billionaire co-CIO of Bridgewater Associates said ...

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You may be out of luck if you have an older iPhone or iPad — Here are the devices that can't run iOS 11

AppleApple is releasing the latest version of its iOS operating system on Tuesday, but if you have an older iPhone or iPad, you may not be able to install the new software. The company did not make a version of the new iOS, dubbed iOS 11, for the iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, or fourth-generation iPad. Instead, those devices will be ...

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The updates to Apple Maps in iOS 11 make me actually want to use it again

APWhen I first got an iPhone three years ago, it only took me about 24 hours to make the switch from Apple Maps to Google Maps. I had been using Android devices up until 2014, and the Apple Maps interface wasn't intuitive to me. Google Maps seemed more reliable, and I was hesitant to trust Apple Maps after the countless ...

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Here's how you can get your hands on unlimited flights to Paris for a year

neirfy / iStockThe INSIDER Summary: French boutique airline La Compagnie is offering an "all you can fly" pass for unlimited business class flights between New York City and Paris for one year. Ten L'Unlimited passes will be on sale between September 19th and September 22nd, on a first-come, first-served basis. The passes ...

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We went to a Toys R Us store the day after the bankruptcy announcement — and we were surprised by what we found

Getty/Bennett RaglinToys R Us has filed for bankruptcy. The company has said it is not closing any stores or altering any opening hours. The specialty toy store has struggled as it increasingly competes with online retailers in its two main businesses: baby goods and toys. Amazon sells more than double what Toys R Us does ...

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The killing of a 'Narcos' location scout underscores the complexity of Mexico's criminal underworld

REUTERS/Edgard Garrido Carlos Muñoz Portal, 37, was found slain in his car on an unnamed dirt road in the community of San Bartolo Actopan in northeast Mexico state on September 11. Muñoz was reportedly in the area, near the border of Mexico state and Hidalgo, to take photos as a part of his job scouting ...

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How to spend the first 30 minutes of your morning so you can be more productive all day

Stefan Wermuth/ReutersAs entrepreneurs, we often work late into the night, only to roll out of bed the next morning, picking up where we left off. One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're always doing, doing, doing, and searching for new and novel ways to do more. The truth is, your desire to do more and get ...

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The most affordable college in every state

If you want to go to college, it's more expensive than ever. Tuition at both public and private schools in the US continues to rise at a fast clip, and Americans collectively owe more than $1.3 trillion in student loan debt. But that doesn't mean you can't find options that are more affordable than the average. Using ...

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A bipartisan group of governors just blasted the new Republican healthcare bill — and it has a key addition

Mark Thiessen/APA bipartisan group of 10 governors on Tuesday attacked the latest Republican attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act in a strongly worded letter to Senate leaders. The letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said the ...

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Millennial publisher Mic.com says comScore data showing a shrinking audience is wrong — and it exposes a critical disagreement in digital media

Mic's monthly audience has plummeted, according to comScore. Mic says comScore data is increasingly irrelevant. Mic says that because it delivers content primarily on social networks, it reaches an audience that is 10 times what comScore tracks. While Mic executives argue advertisers no longer care about a site's monthly ...

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STOCKS HITS ALL-TIME HIGH: Here's what you need to know

Lisa Maree Williams/GettyStocks extended Monday's rally to close at another record high as the Federal Reserve began its two-day policy meeting in Washington. First, the scoreboard: Dow: 22,370.80, +39.45, S&P 500: 2,506.65, +2.78, Nasdaq: 6,461.32, +6.68, A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City, swaying buildings on the ...

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