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Fyre Fest’s Billy McFarland Placed In Solitary Confinement For Launching Podcast

Billy McFarland, the disgraced Fyre Fest founder who is currently serving six years in federal prison for fraud, has been placed in solitary confinement. McFarland's lawyer tells The New York Times that they believe he was put in solitary last week for launching a new podcast called Dumpster Fyre … More »
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Russians Who Pose Election Threat Have Hacked Nuclear Plants and Power Grid

The New York Times reports: Cybersecurity officials watched with growing alarm in September as Russian state hackers started prowling around dozens of American state and local government computer systems just two months before the election. The act itself did not worry them so much — officials anticipated that the Russians who interfered in the 2016 election would be back — but the actor did. The group, known to researchers as "Dragonfly" or "Energetic Bear" for its hackings of the energy sector...
Tags: Russia, Tech, United States, New York Times, Pentagon, Department Of Homeland Security, Federal Security Service, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Adam Meyers, Christopher C Krebs


President Trump casts a 'very secure vote' for himself in-person in Florida

MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump on Saturday morning cast his early, in-person ballot at an early voting site in West Palm Beach, Florida. The trip would mark Trump's in-person early voting experience in the Sunshine State since switching his residency there from New York in 2019. First Lady Melania Trump did not accompany Trump to the voting site. Trump voted by mail in Florida for two primary elections earlier this year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Voting, Trends, Getty Images, Pennsylvania, New York Times, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Pensacola, Trump, Melania Trump, Palm Beach County, Palm Beach, Sunshine State


President Trump casts a 'very secure vote' for himself after voting in-person in Florida

MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump on Saturday morning cast his early, in-person ballot at an early voting site in West Palm Beach, Florida. The trip would mark Trump's in-person early voting experience in the Sunshine State since switching his residency there from New York in 2019. First Lady Melania Trump did not accompany Trump to the voting site. Trump voted by mail in Florida for two primary elections earlier this year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Voting, Trends, Getty Images, Pennsylvania, New York Times, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Pensacola, Trump, Melania Trump, Palm Beach County, Palm Beach, Sunshine State


President Trump says he casted a 'very secure vote' for himself after voting in-person in Florida

MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump on Saturday morning cast his early, in-person ballot at an early voting site in West Palm Beach, Florida. The trip would mark Trump's in-person early voting experience in the Sunshine State since switching his residency there from New York in 2019. First Lady Melania Trump did not accompany Trump to the voting site. Trump voted by mail in Florida for two primary elections earlier this year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Voting, Trends, Getty Images, Pennsylvania, New York Times, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Pensacola, Trump, Melania Trump, Palm Beach County, Palm Beach, Sunshine State


Inside the Refugee Camp on America's Doorstep

MATAMOROS, Mexico -- A butter yellow sun rose over the crowded tent camp across the river from Texas, and a thick heat baked the rotten debris below, a mixture of broken toys, human waste and uneaten food swarming with flies.Clothing and sheets hung from trees and dried stiff after being drenched and muddied in a hurricane the week before.As residents emerged from the zipper-holes of their canvas homes that morning in August, some trudged with buckets in hand toward tanks of water for bathing an...
Tags: Texas, News, Mexico, America, Joe Biden, United States, New York Times, United Nations, Honduras, William, Guatemala, Donald Trump, Border Patrol, Monterrey, Trump, Alexander


'Our hospital is not built for a pandemic': Hospitals again struggle to keep up with the surging number of COVID-19 cases across the nation

A nurse checks in on a COVID-19 patient at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida, on August 19, 2020. Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post/Getty Images The US hit an all-time high for new coronavirus cases on Friday: 82,600.  Case numbers are soaring all across the country, not just in one particular hot spot.  Hospitals are running out of space and don't have enough staff to provide adequate care, and many are on the brink.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Coro...
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NYT columnist: This is what I wish Biden said to Trump

New York Times columnist Tom Friedman talks to CNN's Chris Cuomo about the criticism Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is facing for his debate answer about the oil industry and fracking.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Cnn, New York Times, Stories, Biden, Trump, Tom Friedman, Chris Cuomo


Report: NBA considering December start date for upcoming season

First there was no parade. Now there could be precious little time for the Lakers’ title victory lap before the next NBA season begins. Multiple media outlets reported Friday that the NBA plans to begin the 2020-21 season on Dec. 22 and play a shortened 72-game schedule, an agenda shared at a Board of Governors meeting. The league still has to negotiate the start of next season with the National Basketball Players’ Association, which The New York Times reported has asked for at least eight weeks...
Tags: China, Sports, NFL, Sport, Soccer, New York Times, Nba, Tokyo, Espn, Silver, Staples Center, Lakers, Disney World, Adam Silver, The Lakers, Los Angeles County


1 very concerning headline on the 2020 vote

You could be forgiven -- amid the rising coronavirus case numbers and the final presidential debate -- if you missed this headline on Thursday in The New York Times: "Trump Campaign Draws Rebuke for Surveilling Philadelphia Voters."
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Trump quietly closed the U.S.'s vaccine safety office last year. Researchers are scrambling to replace it.

Developers will start rolling out their COVID-19 vaccines in the coming months, leaving U.S. health officials to test their long-term safety. But that won't be easy, especially given that the Trump administration quietly shut down the office responsible for ensuring the safety of vaccines last year, The New York Times reports.Before the late 1980s, vaccine safety relied on parents, doctors, vaccine makers, and hospitals to step forward and report symptoms they feared were connected to a vacc...
Tags: News, Cdc, New York Times, Fda, Times, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Health And Human Services, Lurie, HHS, Alex Azar, Nicole Lurie, National Vaccine Program Office


How a 25-Year-Old From Nowhere Became Podcasting’s Go-To Guy

Within a couple years of starting his newsletter, this random guy was able to quit his day job and become, for lack of a better word, a full-time expert, his pod-related opinions and observations quoted in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. His newsletter Hot Pod now has between 20,000 and 25,000 subscribers (a combination of paid and free) and earns six figures, he says — a substantial figure for what amounts to a trade journal written almost like a personal zine, mixing the lates...
Tags: Art, Media, New York Times, 10.22.20


Trump said he would release his tax returns when the 'auditors finish.' He's been saying this since 2016.

President Donald Trump at Thursday's presidential debate. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters At Thursday night's debate, President Donald Trump once again did not clarify specifically when he would release his tax returns and did not commit to doing so before the November election. When the moderator asked him for a specific deadline, he said he would release them "as soon as the auditors finish." Four years ago during the 2016 election, Trump also said he would release his tax returns "as soon as...
Tags: Politics, Washington, US, Trends, Tax, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, New York Times, Las Vegas, Biden, Donald Trump, Hillary, Clinton, Trump, Reuters, Democratic


The best dog food

We compared dozens of products to find the best dog food brands and formulas for all life stages.These dog foods have nutritional profiles and ingredients that are appropriate for the unique needs of different dogs, including puppies, senior dogs, and dogs with food sensitivities.Orijen makes the best dog food you can buy with fresh locally sourced ingredients. Every recipe is packed with protein, limited in carbohydrates, and loaded with natural flavor.Though it may seem like dog food is dog fo...
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Trump seized on Biden's promise to 'transition away from oil,' but the move away from fossil fuels is nothing new

Morry Gash-Pool/Getty Images President Donald Trump attacked former Vice President Joe Biden during Thursday night's debate for promising to "transition from the oil industry." Biden argued that the oil industry, which he said "pollutes significantly," should no longer receive federal subsidies and needs to be replaced by renewable energy "over time." Trump claimed that Biden is "going to destroy the oil industry" and a slew of Republicans attacked Biden over his comments.  The idea that ...
Tags: Energy, Politics, Texas, News, Climate Change, Environment, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Democrats, Gop, House, New York Times, Rick Perry, Oil And Gas, Ohio


‘Bad Hair’ Star Chanté Adams Joins Michael B. Jordan in ‘Journal for Jordan’

“Bad Hair” star Chanté Adams will play the female lead opposite Michael B. Jordan in the Sony drama “A Journal for Jordan,” which Denzel Washington will direct and produce. “A Journal for Jordan” is written by Academy Award nominee Virgil Williams and based on Dana Canedy’s New York Times best-selling memoir, which was published in […]
Tags: News, New York Times, Sony, Jordan, Journal, Michael B Jordan, Denzel Washington, Virgil Williams, Dana Canedy, A Journal for Jordan, Chanté Adams


Warner Bros. Taps Ben Wheatley to Helm The Meg Sequel

Warner Bros. taps Ben Wheatley to helm The Meg sequel After swimming its way to over $530 million worldwide in 2018, Warner Bros. announced early development on a follow-up to its monster shark movie The Meg and now the studio is getting the wheels turning as they’ve landed Ben Wheatley (Rebecca) to helm the sequel, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Alicia Vikander Hopes to Begin Production on Tomb Raider Sequel in 2021 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptSt...
Tags: Movies, New York Times, Warner Bros, Taylor, Pacific, Alicia Vikander, Meg, Jon, Ben Wheatley, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Jon M Chu, ComingSoon, Movie News, Steve Alten, Georgaris, Belle Avery


Every non-voter has a story. 2 of the 100 million tell us why they're skipping the polls.

Skye Gould/Business Insider Nearly 100 million eligible voters did not cast a ballot in the 2016 presidential election. The United States is preparing for what may be the highest recorded voter turnout rate in over a century, but some people are still opting out. Insider spoke to two eligible voters who are choosing not to vote in 2020 to learn more about their decision. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. As he sits at his computer and takes off in his flight simulator, S...
Tags: Politics, Elections, US, America, Trends, United States, New York Times, Connecticut, Ohio, Fox News, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Election 2020, Vanessa, Jehovah


Universal mask-wearing could save 130,000 US lives before March, mitigating the worst of this 3rd coronavirus surge

President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Alex Brandon The US's total coronavirus deaths could surpass 511,000 by the end of February, according to a new University of Washington model. Nearly 130,000 of those lives could be saved if 95% of the country wore masks, the model found. Mask-wearing, the researchers wrote, could delay the need for lockdowns and mitigate the worst of the fall-winter surge. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. More than 60% of Americans say they always wear ...
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Universal mask wearing could save 130,000 US lives before March, mitigating the worst of this third coronavirus surge

President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Alex Brandon The US's total coronavirus deaths could surpass 511,000 by the end of February, according to a new University of Washington model. Nearly 130,000 of those lives could be saved if 95% of the country were to wear masks, the model found. Mask-wearing, the researchers wrote, could delay the need for lockdowns and mitigate the worst of the fall-winter surge. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nearly 60% of Americans say they always ...
Tags: Chris Christie, Science, London, News, Australia, White House, US, Trends, United States, New York Times, New Jersey, The Times, New Zealand, Columbia University, Louisiana, Donald Trump


I spent 7 nights working from a 5-star resort in Arizona. From live-music happy hours to poolside cabanas, here's what the 'Work From Hyatt' program was like.

Morning yoga and stretching with Teddy the pug in Allegria Garden at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona. Michelle Gross Amid the COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions on nonessential travel, 2020 has largely been a year of canceled work trips. In an effort to incentivize business and leisure travelers alike, hotel brands like Hyatt have been rolling out 'workation' packages at deeply discounted rates. Freelance writer Michelle Gross spent a week spent working at the 5-star ...
Tags: New York, Mexico, Trends, New York Times, Arizona, Hilton, Marriott, Jp Morgan, Keurig, Wall Street Journal, Ahmed, Hyatt, Michelle, Cabo San Lucas, Jersey City, South Beach


26 clothing stores you'll see less of in the future

Gap just announced it would begin exiting malls and shutter 350 stores by 2024. Reuters Many clothing retailers have announced store closures in the past year, and the coronavirus pandemic has led to even more. Gap Inc. just announced it would begin exiting malls and shutter 350 stores by 2024. American Eagle Outfitters recently announced it will be permanently closing up to 50 stores this year and could close up to 500 stores in the next two years. Legacy department stores Century 21, Lor...
Tags: Hong Kong, Nordstrom, New York Post, Florida, New York City, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Features, Canada, United States, Washington Dc, New York Times, Chico, Retail, Wisconsin


Only 1 major US newspaper has endorsed Trump for reelection

President Donald Trump. Caitlin O'Hara/Getty Images President Donald Trump has received only a single endorsement from a major newspaper for his reelection, as of Oct. 21. That's far behind the three dozen leading newspapers that have endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Newspaper endorsements have historically helped undecided voters choose a candidate. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Only a single major American newspaper has endorsed President Dona...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Hillary Clinton, New York Times, Sheldon Adelson, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Election 2020, Ucsb, Endorsements


GOP House candidate Madison Cawthorn launched an attack website accusing a journalist of working with Cory Booker 'to ruin white males running for office'

North Carolina Republican congressional candidate Madison Cawthorn gives a speech during the 2020 Republican National Convention. Courtesy of the Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee via Getty Images A 25-year-old Republican congressional candidate in North Carolina attacked a journalist over his work for Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey. Madison Cawthorn, who would be the youngest member of Congress if elected, went after journalist Tom Fiedler, wh...
Tags: Politics, Instagram, Congress, White House, Boston, Trends, New York Times, New Jersey, Hitler, North Carolina, Adolf Hitler, Republican National Committee, Committee, Booker, Fiedler, Cory Booker


Nothing New: How US Politics Turned Tribal, From George Washington To Donald Trump

This article is part of TPM Cafe , TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. It is excerpted from “Republic of Wrath” by James A. Morone . American politics is loud, angry, and bristling with us versus them. But is there anything new in our screaming political divisions? Do they endanger the republic, as many observers fear? Or should we all take a deep breath as American politics runs through just another rowdy stretch? We can scan American history to explain what is different about th...
Tags: New York, Texas, News, Congress, Georgia, United States, Alaska, New York Times, Republican Party, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Cafe, Trump, U S Census Bureau, Cambridge Massachusetts, George Washington To Donald Trump


Republican party spends nearly $1 million to make Fox News’ Sean Hannity a bestseller

Sean Hannity’s book has hit the top of the New York Times bestseller list, reportedly with the help of the Republican Party
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Netflix’s Dash & Lily Trailer: Dare to Fall in Love This Holiday Season

Netflix’s Dash & Lily Trailer: Dare to Fall in Love This Holiday Season Netflix has released the official trailer for the upcoming holiday rom-com series Dash & Lily starring Austin Abrams (Paper Towns) and Midori Francis (Good Boys). You can check out the trailer now in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralC...
Tags: Video, TV, New York, Movies, Nick Jonas, France, New York City, Netflix, New York Times, Dolly Parton, TV News, Streaming, David Levithan, Lily, Cohn, Boomer


How ill-fated startup Quibi went from raising $1.75 billion before launch to shutting down just 6 months later

Rafapress/Shutterstock Quibi just announced it was shutting down only six months after launching. The service's goal was to draw subscribers in to watch short mobile content on their phones. Quibi raised $1.75 billion but failed to attract subscribers. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Quibi is officially dead, after launching during the COVID-19 pandemic and surviving just six months. On Wednesday, the company announced that it was shutting down and informed employees t...
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Florida Law Enforcement Will Add Security To Early Voting Sites

Law enforcement deputies will be stationed at five early voting sites in Florida, officials said, after two armed men dressed as security guards who, by some accounts, claimed they had been hired by the Trump campaign to provide security were seen at a campaign tent outside a polling station on Wednesday. According to local reports earlier this week, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri told Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections Julie Marcus that the armed men, who wore blue polo shirts wi...
Tags: Florida, News, New York Times, Times, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Trump, Miami Dade County, Pinellas County, Bob Gualtieri, McMullen, Gualtieri, Katherine Fernandez Rundle, Zoë Richards, Army for Trump, Thea McDonald


The rise and fall of Quibi from raising $1.75 billion before launch to shutting down just 6 months later

Rafapress/Shutterstock Quibi just announced it was shutting down only six months after launching. The service's goal was to draw subscribers in to watch short mobile content on their phones. Quibi raised $1.75 billion but failed to attract subscribers. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Quibi is officially dead, after launching during the COVID-19 pandemic and surviving just six months. On Wednesday, the company announced that it was shutting down and informed employees t...
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