• By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    ASIAN SHARES MIXED FOLLOWING ADVANCE ON WALL STREET

    BANGKOK - Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday after a modestly high finish on Wall Street that extended the market's gains into...

    Nikkei, Companies, China, Company, Trading, Market, Index, Marketing, Japan, Asia
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    JAPAN'S EXPORTS FALL 8.4 PCT IN JAN, HIT BY CHINA SLOWDOWN

    TOKYO - Japan's exports have fallen 8.4 percent in January from a year earlier while imports also edged lower, suggesting a deepening...

    Trading, United States, Japan, China, Asia, Electronics, Data
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    THERE'S A NEW SNAG FOR AMAZON IN THE WINNER-TAKE-ALL $10 BILLION PENTAGON CLOUD CONTRACT, AND IT COULD BE GOOD NEWS FOR MICROSOFT

    Alex Wong/Getty Images The Department of Defense has agreed to investigate some of the central complaints Oracle raised in a lawsuit. Oracle...

    Computer, Industry, Industries
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    BERNIE SANDERS RAKED IN MORE THAN $4 MILLION IN DONATIONS HOURS AFTER ANNOUNCING HIS 2020 PRESIDENTIAL BID

    AP Photo/Elaine Thompson Ten hours after announcing he would run in the 2020 US presidential election, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont...

    Management
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    THIS PILLOW THAT WAS ON 'SHARK TANK' USES A SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY TO PLAY MUSIC AND AMBIENT SOUNDS ONLY YOU CAN HEAR - MAKING SURE YOU DON'T WAKE ANYONE ELSE FROM THE NOISE

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

    Travel, Technology, Business, Companies, Company, Travels, Technologies
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    GOOGLE SAYS THE BUILT-IN MICROPHONE IT NEVER TOLD NEST USERS ABOUT WAS 'NEVER SUPPOSED TO BE A SECRET'

    Getty In early February, Google announced that Assistant would now work with its home security and alarm system Nest Secure. The problem...

    Technologies, Business, Technology, Security, Tech
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    SENATORS ARE URGING TRUMP TO STICK WITH F-35S AS THE US EYES BUYING NEW SOUPED-UP F-15 FIGHTER JETS

    Boeing The US Air Force will reportedly ask for eight new Boeing F-15 fighter jets in its next budget request, and Republican senators...

    Trading, Buy
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    UP TO 3 CONSERVATIVE MPS ARE EXPECTED TO QUIT THE PARTY THIS WEEK

    DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images Up to three MPs are ready to quit the Conservative party, well-placed sources tell Business Insider. Heidi...

    Places, Business
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    TRUMP JUST GOT A STEP CLOSER TO CREATING A US SPACE FORCE. MARK KELLY, A RETIRED NASA ASTRONAUT AND SENATE HOPEFUL, HAS SAID IT'S 'A DUMB IDEA.'

    Joe Raedle/Getty Images On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed Space Policy Directive-4, which aims to create a sixth US military...

    Government
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    ELON MUSK DOUBLED DOWN ON A BOLD CLAIM HE MADE ABOUT HOW QUICKLY TESLA VEHICLES WILL BE ABLE TO DRIVE THEMSELVES

    Rashid Umar Abbasi / Reuters Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he is "certain" that Tesla vehicles will be able to operate without any driver...

    Investment, Investments, Invest
  • By Chron   -   Feb 20, 2019

    BILLIONAIRE ICAHN WANTS CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT TO SELL ITSELF

    LAS VEGAS - Billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday disclosed he has taken a 10 percent stake in Caesars Entertainment and is pushing...

    Security, Companies, Company, Exchange, Leadership
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    THE MOST WILDLY EXTRAVAGANT HOMES PEOPLE BUILT AROUND THE WORLD

    Courtesy of Concierge Auctions Some homes around the world cost millions of dollars but struggle to find buyers because of their unique...

    World, Building, China, Decoration
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    THESE SIX STATES HAVE NATIONAL GUARD FORCES THAT COULD RIVAL A FOREIGN ARMY

    Flickr / US Army As of December 2018, nearly 430,000 Americans served in the US Army and Air National Guard, according to Department...

    Service, Services, Data
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    WE ATTENDED THE NBA ALL-STAR WEEKEND, BASKETBALL'S VERSION OF SUPER BOWL WEEK - HERE'S WHAT IT'S LIKE

    Business Insider Business Insider attended the 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina. The event has turned into the...

    Medias, Media, Business
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    AMAZON'S NEW VIRGINIA DATA CENTER IS GETTING A BUNCH OF TAX BREAKS, AND IT GIVES INSIGHT INTO HOW THE COMPANY REDUCES ITS TAX LIABILITY

    AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack Even outside of the deal that Virginia offered to Amazon to expand its operations there, the company has...

    Taxes, New York, Companies, Company, Tax, Data, Land
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    I TRAVEL ALL THE TIME - HERE ARE THE 10 THINGS I NEVER GET ON A PLANE WITHOUT

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

    Travel, New York, Business, Travels, Job, Jobs
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS

    I owe how much? Americans shocked by impact of new tax law NEW YORK - The first tax filing season under the new federal tax law is...

    Taxes, Tax, Business, Government, New York
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED TUESDAY

    Stocks shook off a wobbly start and ended modestly higher on Wall Street Tuesday, extending the market's gains into a fourth week. Solid...

    Service, Services, Nasdaq, Marketing, Companies, Bank, Ads, Company, Market, Banks, Dow Jones, Index, Industries, Industry
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    APPLE HAS MADE SOME BIG CHANGES IN RECENT MONTHS - HERE'S A LOOK AT THE TOP NEW HIRES AND MOVES YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED

    AP For Apple, 2019 is already shaping up to be a year marked by change. Following the company's announcement in November that it would...

    Services, Service, Sale, Companies, Company, Leadership, Moving
  • By Chron   -   Feb 19, 2019

    CARL ICAHN JUST DISCLOSED A HUGE STAKE IN CAESARS AND IS CALLING FOR THE COMPANY TO SELL ITSELF

    Tom Smith stares at a slot machine screen while gambling at the Empire City Casino in Yonkers, New York. Legendary investor Carl Icahn...

    Trading, Industry, Companies, Company, New York, Industries