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Millennials reveal their 105 favorite brands, from Gucci to Amazon

Rich Fury/Getty Images Marketing firm Moosylvania surveyed 1,000 millennials to find their favorite brands. Amazon, Nike, and Amazon have topped the list for years. Brands associated with travel, including airlines, fell off the list in 2021. See more stories on Insider's business page. Millennials still can't get enough of Apple, Nike, and Amazon. Marketing agency Moosylvania has once again compiled its "Millennials' Top 100 Brands" based on a survey of 1,000 millennial consu...
Tags: Retail, Apple, Nike, eBay, Samsung, Jeep, Chevrolet, Ford, BMW, Mercedes, Tesla, Puma, Gucci, LG, Target, Kroger


Alabama is lifting its mask mandate on Friday as Governor Ivey encouraged residents to still voluntarily wear them

Ivey is also known for signing the nation's strictest abortion ban into law. Brynn Anderson/AP Alabama Governor Kay Ivey says the state's mask mandate will end on Friday. She said people should still wear masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. She called the new phase "Safer Apart," and said it would include "slimmed down" restrictions. See more stories on Insider's business page. Alabama Governor Kay Ivey has confirmed that the state's mask mandate would end on Frid...
Tags: Politics, Science, News, Montana, Masks, Alabama, Trends, Speed, Greg Gianforte, Ivey, Scott Harris, Brynn Anderson, Kay Ivey, Kelly McLaughlin, Coronavirus, COVID-19


MLB's decision to relocate its All-Star Game will cost Georgia $100 million, a tourism official says

Voters in Georgia. The new voting law has proved divisive. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File MLB's move to relocate its All-Star Game will cost state $100 million, according to an official. The loss will further delay recovery from the pandemic, Holly Quinlan told CNN. The league's decision was likely the "1st of many dominoes to fall," Atlanta's mayor said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Major League Baseball's (MLB) decision to relocate its 2021 All-Star Gam...
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What Georgia's controversial new election law means for voters, election officials, and outside groups

African Methodist Episcopal Church Bishop Reginald Jackson announces a boycott of Coca-Cola Co. products outside the Georgia Capitol on Thursday, March 25, 2021 in Atlanta. ackson says Coca-Cola and other large Georgia companies haven't done enough to oppose restrictive voting bills that Georgia lawmakers were debating as Jackson spoke AP Photo/Jeff Amy Gov. Brian Kemp recently signed a major election and voting-related omnibus bill into law. Civil rights advocates have slammed the nea...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Voting, Senate, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, US Postal Service, US Senate, Jackson, Biden, Donald Trump, Coca Cola, Jim Crow, Black


Georgia governor signs sweeping election reform bill that will expand early voting and make IDs required for absentee ballots

Gov. Brian Kemp (R-Georgia). AP Photo/John Bazemore Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed a sweeping omnibus bill on voting elections, SB 202, on Thursday. The bill expands early voting for most counties and requires identification to vote by mail. More controversial provisions would change the structure of the State Elections Board. See more stories on Insider's business page. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed SB 202, a major, sweeping voting and election-administration-related bill that refor...
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Still perfect: Team LeBron wins 2021 NBA All-Star Game

ATLANTA (AP) — Even in the strangest NBA All-Star Game of them all, LeBron James was still the perfect captain. Team LeBron showed off its high-flying and long-range skills during a dominating run to close out the first half, setting up a 170-150 romp over Team Durant in the league’s 70th midseason showcase Sunday night. This one sure was different than the previous 69 All-Star contests. Determined to pull off an exhibition that is huge for TV revenue and the league’s worldwide brand, the NBA st...
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Steph Curry sinks final shot, wins another 3-point contest

The Golden State Warriors’ Steph Curry competes in the 2021 NBA All-Star 3-Point Contest on Sunday in Atlanta. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP via Getty Images) The Golden State Warriors’ Steph Curry competes in the 2021 NBA All-Star 3-Point Contest on Sunday in Atlanta. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry celebrates while competing in the NBA All-Star 3-Point Contest on Sunday in Atlanta. (AP Photo...
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Chick-fil-A customers across the US faced chaos - and free chicken - when the chain's payments system crashed

Chick-fil-A customers received free food in the face of a system outage. Brynn Anderson/AP Photo Chick-fil-A was unable to process payments for roughly an hour on Friday.  The outage was tied to the chain's third-party payment system.  Many Chick-fil-A customers ended up getting free food when they were unable to pay. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Many Chick-fil-A customers faced an unexpected disruption on Friday. A representative for Chick-fil-A confirmed to Ins...
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How a wealthy businesswoman moved to a depressed, rural corner of Georgia, won over its voters, and got them to send her to Congress

Marjorie Taylor Greene. Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is one of the most divisive new politicians in Congress. Insider spoke to political leaders in her Georgia district who told us how she rose to power. This is how she out-fundraised and out-charmed fellow Republicans, then cruised her way to Washington. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. For a freshman Republican representing a small,...
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6 ways Chick-fil-A is speeding up its massive drive-thru lines, from workers FaceTime-ing drivers to ghost kitchens

Brynn Anderson/AP Photo Chick-fil-A's drive-thru lines are longer than ever during the pandemic, creating problems. The chain has workers taking orders via iPad, and has introduced canopies and coats for outdoor employees. Chick-fil-A is taking the pressure off drive-thrus with delivery, new locations, and ghost kitchens. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Chick-fil-A is an undisputed drive-thru expert. The chicken chain's prowess is so well-known that, when a South C...
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Both of Georgia's Democratic senators oppose cutting eligibility for $1,400 stimulus checks in the Biden relief package

Democratic candidate for Senate Jon Ossoff, right, and Democratic candidate for Senate Raphael G Warnock, left, arrive before they speak to a crowd in Jonesboro, Ga. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Both Sens. Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock oppose cutting eligibility for a fresh round of stimulus checks in the Biden package. "Send the people help!" Ossoff tweeted on Monday evening. Democrats still have not finalized income thresholds for $1,400 direct payments in the Biden package as they race to e...
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Republicans need the Marjorie Taylor Greene wing of the party, and she knows it

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene speaks as ex-President Donald Trump listens at a campaign rally on Jan. 4, 2021. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Republicans had their chance to bench conspiracy theory-spouting Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene.  But they didn't because while QAnon is fading away, conspiracy theorists are now part of the GOP base.  The House voted to strip Greene of committee assignments, but her apology-free speech proved she knows she's untouchable in the GOP.  This is an opinion column. T...
Tags: Congress, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, House, Mitch McConnell, Nancy Pelosi, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Mccarthy, Trump, Alex Jones, Reuters, United States of America


The battle over voting rights and election misinformation is going local

Voters wait in line outside a polling center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, in Kenosha, Wis. AP Photo/Wong Maye-E Battles over voting policy and election misinformation are going local in 2021.  State legislators have filed hundreds of election administration-related bills.  The fight against election conspiracies on social media will also continue at the micro level. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The contentious aftermath of the 2020 election is now fading i...
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Marjorie Taylor Greene warned before the election that Americans would have to shed blood to 'get your freedoms back' if Trump lost

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene speaks as ex-President Donald Trump listens at a campaign rally on Jan. 4, 2021. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene warned Americans would have to pay "the price of blood" to "get your freedoms back" if Trump lost the election.  Greene has previously endorsed violence against Democratic leaders.  Greene has also promoted calls for violence against journalists.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene w...
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Parents of Sandy Hook victims denounce Marjorie Taylor Greene, the Republican conspiracy theorist who said school shootings were staged

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene speaks as ex-President Donald Trump listens at a campaign rally on Jan. 4, 2021. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, a Republican from Georgia, has claimed school shootings are staged. On Thursday, Republicans appointed Greene to the House Education and Labor Committee. Parents of children killed at Sandy Hook called the move an "attack" on survivors. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, the newly elec...
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A reporter was kicked out of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's town hall and threatened with arrest for asking a question

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene held a town hall in Dalton, Georgia, Wednesday evening. A reporter said she was kicked out for trying to ask a question and threatened with arrest. A spokesperson for Greene said the reporter was a "disruption" at the event. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. A local TV reporter said she was threatened with arrest and removed from a town hall meeting with Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Wednesday ...
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Ted Cruz claims Joe Biden is 'more interested' in Paris than Pittsburgh, weeks after attempting to overturn Pennsylvania's election results

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas at a campaign rally in Georgia on January 2, 2021. Brynn Anderson/AP Sen. Ted Cruz criticized President Biden with a comparison that may have missed the mark. He said Biden rejoining the Paris climate agreement showed he cared more for Paris than Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh is in fact doing well on climate targets, though Cruz did recently challenge its election results. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas kicked off Joe B...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Science, Climate Change, France, China, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Hillary Clinton, Ted Cruz, Paris, Capitol Hill, Republican


Tom Brady leads Buccaneers past Saints, perhaps ending Drew Brees era

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees waves to his family and fans after an NFL divisional round playoff football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, in New Orleans. The Buccaneers won 30-20. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) Devin White #45 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrates with his teammates after intercepting a pass thrown by Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints during the fourth quarter in the NFC Divisional Playoff game at Mercedes Benz Superdome on January ...
Tags: Sports, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Drew Brees, Sport, Soccer, New Orleans, Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady, Saints, Smith, New England, Brittany, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Browns, Tampa Bay


Obama says John Lewis is 'smiling down' on Georgia as he congratulates Warnock for his Senate win

Former President Barack Obama speaks during a drive in campaign rally with Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at Belle Isle on October 31, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images Former President Barack Obama congratulated Reverend Raphael Warnock on his Georgia Special Senate Runoff Election win against Republican incumbent Sen. Kelly Loeffler in a statement on Wednesday. Obama said that late US Representative John Lewis is "surely smiling down on his beloved ...
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Republicans bit the hand that fed them and were repaid with a disastrous showing in the Georgia Senate runoffs

Georgia Democratic Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock greet each other onstage during the "Vote GA Blue" concert for Georgia Democratic Senate candidates Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff at New Birth Church on December 28, 2020. Paras Griffin/Getty Images President Donald Trump spent the critical months leading up to two of the most consequential Senate elections in a decade spreading far-fetched election conspiracies and attacking GOP election officials. Georgia's incumbent Re...
Tags: Politics, News, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, US, America, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Analysis, Gop, House, House Of Representatives, Republican


Georgia election official says 'truth' needs to be told, even if it hurts Trump's chances

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger speaks during a news conference, November 11, 2020. Brynn Anderson/AP Georgia's chief election official denied that a leak of a phone call with President Donald Trump was harmful to national security. "I don't understand how truth would ever jeopardize the country," Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said in a Fox News interview on Tuesday. "We're standing on the facts, we're standing on the truth. And so we have the numbers here." V...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington Post, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Democrats, US Senate, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, SANDRA SMITH, Georgia Senate, Brynn Anderson, David Choi


Georgia Republicans rebut Trump lawsuit that seeks to disenfranchise millions of voters

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger speaks during a news conference on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, in Atlanta. Georgia election officials have announced an audit of presidential election results that will trigger a full hand recount. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Lawyers for Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, both Republicans, say President Trump "seeks to disenfranchise millions of Georgia voters." The argument comes in a brief filed on Monday with a US f...
Tags: Politics, Lawsuit, Law, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Charles Davis, Trump, Atlanta Georgia, Joseph Biden, Brian Kemp, Washington Post Trump, Brynn Anderson, Raffensperger


Trump demands Georgia elections official overturn his defeat in hourlong call

ATLANTA — President Donald Trump badgered and berated Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in a call Saturday, repeating falsehoods about his election defeat in Georgia — the latest example of the extraordinary pressure he’s exerted on state Republican officials ahead of critical runoffs for control of the U.S. Senate. Raffensperger refused pressure from Trump to overturn the election results, telling him that the “data you have is wrong” as he pushed back on Trump’s sham theories of “stuffed b...
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Alabama’s Mac Jones, DeVonta Smith lead four Heisman Trophy finalists

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence has passec for 2,753 yards and 22 touchdowns and just four interceptions in nine games this season, helping Clemson reach the College Football Playoff for the third time in his career. The Heisman Trophy finalist, who is 34-1 as the Tigers’ starter, also has rushed for 211 yards rushing and seven touchdowns. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco, File) Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith had 15 catches for 184 yards and two touchdowns in the Crimson Tide’s 52-46 victory o...
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Stephen Ross - Trump donor and Equinox chairman - has reportedly already donated $1 million toward NYC's next elections. Take a look at how one of the city's richest residents built his fortune.

Stephen Ross has a net worth of $7.2 billion. EDUARDO MUNOZ/Reuters Billionaire Stephen Ross donated $1 million in December to a new independent expenditure committee, according to The New York Times. The committee will reportedly focus on several NYC races, including the mayoral one. In August, Ross was considering raising $100 million for a potential candidate in NYC's 2021 mayoral election, two sources told The New York Times' Dana Rubenstein. Ross is the chairman of Related Cos., which...
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Georgia secretary of state says it's 'embarrassing' that GOP Senate candidates Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue badgered his office for information they already had

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger speaks during a news conference on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, in Atlanta. Georgia election officials have announced an audit of presidential election results that will trigger a full hand recount. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said it was "embarrassing" that the state's GOP Senate candidates, Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, were badgering his office for information their campaigns already had. Loeffler an...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Perdue, Business Insider, Trump, State, Atlanta Georgia, Kemp, Loeffler


Trump's election lawsuits repeatedly tried to throw out votes in areas where Black voters live

A protest in Philadelphia, where President Donald Trump has repeatedly sued to disqualify votes. AP Photo/John Minchillo The election lawsuits filed by President Donald Trump and his allies repeatedly went after places where disproportionate numbers of Black voters live. In lawsuit documents and in rhetoric, Trump went after diverse cities in battleground states. He didn't challenge other areas that voted by the same rules. Republicans have a history of making it harder for people of color...
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Georgia will recertify election results after recount, once again confirming Biden's win

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said on Monday that he would certify the state's presidential election results after a recount completed last week confirmed President-elect Joe Biden's victory over President Donald Trump. "It's been 34 days since the election on November 3," he said at a news conference. "We have now counted legally cast ballots three times, and the results remain unchanged." This recount ...
Tags: Politics, Voting, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Kemp, Electoral College, Brian Kemp, Coffee County, David Perdue, Brynn Anderson, 2020 Election


'It's everything:' Here's how a pair of Senate races in Georgia in January could decide whether Congress enacts a $3.4 trillion stimulus plan

Democratic candidate for Senate Jon Ossoff, right, and Democratic candidate for Senate Raphael G Warnock, left, arrive before they speak to a crowd during a "Get Out the Early Vote" event at the SluttyVegan ATL restaurant on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, in Jonesboro, Ga. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson The shape and size of a stimulus plan is on the line in the Georgia runoffs on January 5. "It's everything," policy expert Heidi Schierholz said in an interview. A slim Democratic majority in the Senate ...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Economy, Analysis, Democrats, Gop, House, Biden, Donald Trump, Perdue, Unemployment Insurance


Voter-fraud debunking journalist Isaac Saul talks about his viral election thread and why the conspiracy theories put poll workers in danger

Ballots are counted at the Allegheny County Election Division warehouse on the Northside of Pittsburgh, Friday, Nov. 6, 2020. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar Since election night, journalist Issac Saul has been documenting and debunking as many voter fraud conspiracy theories as possible in an ever-growing Twitter thread. "It took off immediately, and the new lies just kept pouring in," Saul told Business Insider Columnist Anthony L. Fisher.  Saul says these conspiracy theories are putting innocen...
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