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 2020-07-13 11:01 

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CASE STUDY: How Goldman Sachs changed the retail banking game — by entering it (GS)...

Digital-only banks are redefining retail banking in major markets around the world. Spurred on by consumer frustrations with incumbents and growing willingness to use digital channels for accessing financial services, these tech-savvy players have acquire...

 2020-07-13 11:00 

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Hot AI startup UiPath just raised $225 million, lifting its valuation to $10.2 billion, as its CEO eyes an IPO in early 2021...

UiPath raised $225 million in a Series E venture funding, the company said on Monday, boosting its overall valuation to $10.2 billion. The round was led by Alkeon Capital Management, and also includes investments from Sequoia Capital and Accel. CEO Daniel...

 2020-07-13 10:46 

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The federal government is due to execute its first inmate in 17 years after a court said it didn't need to pause due to COVID-19...

Barring a last minute order from the Supreme Court, the first federal inmate in 17 years is due to be executed on Monday. Daniel Lewis Lee, 47, was convicted in the 1996 murders of a family of three in Arkansas. His execution was postponed on Friday becau...

 2020-07-13 10:28 

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'Tax us. Tax us. Tax us.' 83 millionaires signed letter asking for higher taxes on the super-rich to pay for COVID-19 recoveries...

A group of millionaires are begging governments to tax them "immediately. Substantially. Permanently" in order to fund the world's recovery from the coronavirus. In an open letter with 83 signatures, the millionaires said that government taxat...

 2020-07-13 10:10 

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Global stocks surge as investors ignore record new COVID-19 infections, and pin their hopes on the start of earnings season...

Stocks across the globe rose on Monday despite continuing signs that the coronavirus pandemic is speeding up once again. Investors were upbeat ahead of earnings season kicking off this week, with many US banks due to report. In China, the Shenzhen Compone...

 2020-07-13 10:08 

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An ICU boss in the hardest-hit part of Italy says many patients who recover from COVID-19 still have 'chronic damage'...

The head of ICU at a hospital in Bergamo, northern Italy, said many patients there who were treated for COVID-19 now have serious long-term health issues. Bergamo was the worst-hit area in Italy's worst-hit region, Lombardy. Some 3,000 people died in ...

 2020-07-13 10:06 

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Trump confirms he ordered a cyberattack on a notorious Russian troll farm during the 2018 midterms...

President Trump confirmed in an interview with the Washington Post that the US launched a cyberattack against infamous Russian troll farm the Internet Research Agency (IRA) during the 2018 midterms. The Post reported the attack in February 2019, but this ...

 2020-07-13 10:01 

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The White House stepped up its campaign against Dr. Fauci, circulating a list of 'mistakes' on COVID-19 in an attempt to discredit him...

The White House has stepped up its attacks on Anthony Fauci, a key member of the coronavirus task force. According to reports Saturday, the White House is circulating a list of "mistakes" committed by Fauci. The document was likened by some critic...

 2020-07-13 09:25 

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Two young YouTubers, aged 8 and 12, are selling tens of thousands of their own-brand magazines on newsstands...

Youtubers Tiana Wilson, 12, and Ryan Kaji, 8, are finding success where traditional print publishers are struggling....

 2020-07-13 08:30 

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Cloud kitchen startup Karma Kitchen raises $318 million for expansion as food delivery explodes during the pandemic...

Karma Kitchen, a UK startup that provides rentable kitchen space, has raised 252 million ($318 million) as the pandemic upends hospitality. The ubiquity of delivery apps like Deliveroo and Uber Eats is creating knock-on investment opportunities in startup...

 2020-07-13 06:53 

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10 things in tech you need to know today...

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Amazon sent an email to employees telling them to delete TikTok from their phones because of "security risks," then said the email was sent in error . TikTok's data-collection p...

 2020-07-13 06:20 

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White House chief of staff Mark Meadows told staffers that he fed information to suspected leakers in order to see if they would tell the media, according to report...

President Donald Trump's chief of staff Mark Meadows is so determined to catch White House leakers that he has deliberately fed privileged information to suspected leakers in order to see if they'd pass it along to the media, Axios reported. Accor...

 2020-07-13 05:54 

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Latest fintech industry trends, technologies and research from our ecosystem report...

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence , Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here . In recent years, we've seen a ballooning of activity in fintec...

 2020-07-13 04:39 

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Washington Redskins will retire their team name, according to report, amid heightened discussions about race...

The Washington Redskins will retire their team name, The Washington Post reported on Sunday. Sources told The Post that the NFL team plans to announce the changes on Monday, adding that the team is not expected to reveal its new name until a later date du...

 2020-07-13 04:01 

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Krispy Kreme is giving away free doughnuts — here's how to get some...

Krispy Kreme is giving away free doughnuts on Friday, July 17. For every dozen doughnuts you buy, you can get a second dozen free to celebrate Krispy Kreme's 83rd birthday. "After 83 years, we're still hot ... and fresh ... and delicious,"...

 2020-07-13 04:00 

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THE INTERNET OF THINGS 2020: Here's what over 400 IoT decision-makers say about the future of enterprise connectivity and how IoT companies can use it to grow revenue...

This is a preview of The Internet of Things 2020 research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more technology coverage with Connectivity & Tech Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry...

 2020-07-13 03:57 

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Trump criticizes a Texas border wall segment that is said to be eroding, claiming that it was constructed to make him 'look bad'...

President Donald Trump on Sunday said in a tweet that he "disagreed" with the construction of a privately-funded South Texas border wall portion that was reported to be falling apart just months after it was erected. The roughly 3-mile wall segmen...

 2020-07-13 00:05 

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Read the pitch deck that helped Divvy raise $30 million to provide alternate financing for prospective homebuyers...

Buying a home, particularly for Millennials, is a complicated and expensive process at times it can be complicated and expensive enough to discourage potential buyers from even trying. Enter Divvy, one of the many Silicon Valley startups working to change...

 2020-07-12 23:05 

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INFLUENCER MARKETING 2020: Why brands can't get enough of an $8 billion ecosystem driven by Kardashians, moms, and tweens...

This is a preview of the INFLUENCER MARKETING 2019 research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Media industry research reports. As influencers become more plentiful and proven, brand ...

 2020-07-12 20:04 

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5G Snapshot: China...

With speeds up to 100 times faster than 4G, and latency up to 120 times lower, 5G is poised to revolutionize the tech industry. Telecoms in 18 countries will roll out 5G networks by the end of 2019, which means the race to secure global 5G leadership is o...

 2020-07-12 19:19 

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US Navy sailors are being treated for injuries after ship catches fire at San Diego Naval Base...

Several US Navy sailors are injured after a fire broke out aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) docked in Naval Base San Diego, California, on Sunday afternoon. The LHD-6, an amphibious assault ship, was docked in San Diego and undergoing routine maint...

 2020-07-12 18:36 

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40% of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic, a new CDC estimate says...

The "current best estimate" from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that approximately 40% of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic . CNN reported that the estimate was up from the 30% reported in late May, as the CDC als...

 2020-07-12 18:03 

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THE DIGITAL HEALTH ECOSYSTEM: The most important players, tech, and trends propelling the digital transformation of the $3.7 trillion healthcare industry (AAPL, IBM, ANTM, GOOGL, MSFT, AMZN, PFE, GE, ...

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence , Business Insider's premium research service. Current subscribers can read the report here . Until now, healthcare was the only remaining industry that had yet to feel the rapi...

 2020-07-12 17:48 

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Florida mayor warns 'it won't be long' until hospitals hit capacity, as Florida sees record-high levels of new coronavirus cases...

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimnez expects "it won't be long" until South Florida's hospital are filled with coronavirus patients. The greater Miami area is already seeing a "sharp increase in the number of people going to the hospital, th...

 2020-07-12 17:00 

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The death of Vanessa Guilln has sparked an army of servicewomen to share their own stories of sexual assault in the US military...

The murder of 20-year-old soldier Vanessa Guilln has sparked thousands of servicewomen to come forward to share their own stories of sexual assault in the US military. Guilln, who was bludgeoned to death with a hammer, told her family that she was being s...

 2020-07-12 16:15 

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US Surgeon General Jerome Adams says the US can turn coronavirus around in '2 or 3 weeks if everyone does their part'...

Surgeon General Jerome Adams said Sunday that the US could turn around novel coronavirus infections in two to three weeks if "everyone does their part." Adams appeared Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation," two days after the US recorded it...

 2020-07-12 16:08 

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Education Secretary Betsy Devos says it should be 'the rule' to return students to classrooms in the fall...

Education Secretary Betsy Devos on Sunday doubled down on the Trump administration's position on opening schools in the fall amid the US' ongoing record spike in cases of the novel coronavirus. "There is going to be the exception to the rule,&...

 2020-07-12 15:57 

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Florida breaks its own single-day record in new coronavirus cases again, reporting more than 15,000 new infections...

Florida reported Sunday more than 15,000 new coronavirus cases, the highest single-day total for any US state so far. The previous daily record was 12,487 new infections, set by New York in April, Reuters reported . Florida logged 15,299 new cases Sunday,...

 2020-07-12 15:30 

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White House coronavirus testing czar warns the hardest-hit states may have to reverse reopening plans, says lockdowns 'should be on the table'...

The White House's coronavirus testing czar said Sunday the nation's hardest-hit states may have to reverse reopening plans and lockdown. "Everything should be on the table," Adm. Brett Giroir said Sunday, when asked if certain areas of the...

 2020-07-12 15:10 

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Socially distanced attractions and activities for a road trip across the Pacific Northwest that are actually worth the stop...

The coronavirus pandemic has made it unsafe to travel internationally and travel experts previously told Business Insider that they expect people to turn to road trips this summer. We surfed Trip Advisor for the highest-rated attractions in the Pacific No...

 2020-07-12 15:00 

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An anti-racist's dictionary: 16 words on race, gender, and diversity you should know...

Conversations on race, power, and privilege are happening in homes and offices around the country. As a reporter who covers diversity and inclusion, I thought it would be helpful to compile and define some of the most common words and phrases I hear when ...

 2020-07-12 14:53 

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Trump defended his golfing trips as needed 'exercise' before claiming he spends less time on the course than Obama, despite counts that say otherwise...

President Donald Trump defended his golfing trips in a Sunday morning tweet. "My 'exercise' is playing, almost never during the week, a quick round of golf," the president said, adding "Obama played more and much longer rounds, no prob...

 2020-07-12 14:04 

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Fauci hasn't met with Trump in more than a month and is being sidelined from TV appearances as the US coronavirus outbreak worsens...

Anthony Fauci is being sidelined from briefing President Trump in Oval Office meetings, as well as the public through national television appearances. Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, told the Financial Times he last briefed Trump in...

 2020-07-12 14:00 

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I manage a 400-person company from home. Here are 4 ways leaders can encourage their employees to take time off this summer, and how it will strengthen their business....

Chris Litster is the leader of Buildium . Workers going remote during pandemic — and not taking time off — is the perfect recipe for burnout. But burnout doesn't have to be inevitable; doing things like setting clear start and end hours, a...

 2020-07-12 13:57 

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The 15 best cities for first-time homebuyers in 2020...

If you expect to work from home indefinitely due to the pandemic, you may want to settle down in an area that suits your budget and lifestyle. The best cities for first-time homebuyers are in Colorado, Iowa, Virginia, Arizona, Nebraska, Nevada, Florida, a...

 2020-07-12 13:53 

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We tabulated Jeffrey Epstein's notorious little black book, making its entries searchable for the first time...

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Business Insider stories from executive editor Matt Turner. Please subscribe to Business Insider here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday. Hello! One-click checkout startup Fast raised $20 mi...

 2020-07-12 13:45 

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Wire transfer fees tend to be expensive, but you may be able to lessen the cost depending on your bank...

Wire transfers send money nearly instantly to another person's account. Wire transfer fees are generally between $25 and $30 for outgoing transfers to a bank account within the US, and between $45 and $50 for transfers going out of the US. There can a...

 2020-07-12 13:31 

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Stop getting married at plantations...

People are still getting married at plantations in the south, and communities across the country still use the word "plantation" in their names. In order to romanticize the concept of plantations, one would have to look over the atrocities that oc...

 2020-07-12 13:22 

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Trump's New Hampshire rally was cancelled because of low attendance fears, advisers say...

Trump's reelection team canceled a planned rally in New Hampshire on Saturday over low attendance concerns, campaign advisers told NBC News. The campaign blamed a forecasted storm for the cancellation in a statement Friday. Campaign officials are repo...

 2020-07-12 13:20 

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The biggest questions parents and educators have about colleges reopening...

Colleges are beginning to announce their reopening plans for the fall. Many students, parents, and educators have questions about what the upcoming academic year will look like. While there are no definitive answers as to what, exactly, will happen, Busin...

 2020-07-12 13:20 

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How this startup launched its long-time internal tool for hosting better meetings into a new product that makes you feel like you're in a real office...

Signalwire, which makes APIs and open source software for online communication is releasing a new video conferencing platform that's meant to replicate an office environment in a virtual setting. Cantina runs in a browser and gives users the open to e...

 2020-07-12 13:15 

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A man alleged to be the former CrossFit CEO dropped the N-word and called an employee he was having an affair with 'an evil whore' in explosive 50-minute audio...

Business Insider obtained a 50-minute audio clip in which two people — a male and a female — can be heard talking. The woman identified herself to Business Insider as Lisa Lugo, a former CrossFit employee. Three sources say the male voice in t...

 2020-07-12 13:13 

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Caribbean countries are selling citizenship for as low as $100,000 — here's how the ultra-wealthy are cashing in to avoid pandemic travel restrictions...

Secondary passports are in high demand as the coronavirus pandemic causes travel restrictions around the world. In the Caribbean, some nations are offering steep discounts to bring in extra revenue amid a cash crunch. Passport buying has shifted from simp...

 2020-07-12 13:11 

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21 million Americans don't have access to safe drinking water. That can put them at higher risk of getting COVID-19....

21 million people in the US don't have access to safe drinking water. For them, the coronavirus pandemic forces a difficult choice: wash hands but risk exposure to toxic chemicals, or face a higher risk of getting COVID-19. In Newark, families at risk...

 2020-07-12 12:56 

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The most powerful Lamborghini ever made just went roofless — check out the new hybrid Sin Roadster...

The Lamborghini Sin Roadster is the convertible version of the Sin hybrid hypercar. With a V12 engine and an e-motor, it makes a combined 819 horsepower. Lamborghini only made 19 examples and they are all sold out. No pricing was announced. Visit Business...

 2020-07-12 12:55 

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The 10 hottest startups attracting 'hidden investors' who are buying vested stock options from employees during the COVID-19 crisis...

While many tech startups have reeled from the coronavirus crisis, some of them are still attractive to investors. A Silicon Valley company called EquityBee, which lets startup employees connect with investors who can help them exercise their stock options...

 2020-07-12 12:50 

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Workers speak out against Black Lives Matter face mask bans, as companies like Starbucks, Taco Bell, and Whole Foods grapple with viral backlash...

Restaurant and retail employees are fighting for the right to wear Black Lives Matter masks and t-shirts to work. Some companies, such as Whole Foods and Chick-fil-A, are banning employees from wearing BLM gear. Others, such as Starbucks and Wawa, have re...

 2020-07-12 12:45 

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This company converts shipping containers into $50,000 sustainable, off-grid tiny homes in 99 days — see inside...

Two Mexican architects teamed up to create the Minimal Leisure Dwelling, a prefab shipping container home. The home starts at $50,000 and can be completed in 99 days. Sustainability plays into every aspect of the design for minimum environmental impact, t...

 2020-07-12 12:45 

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Inside the morning routine of a real-estate wholesaler who grosses $50,000 a month just 6 years after getting out of prison and starting out at 29 years old...

Ben Lovro is a "wholesaler" in Columbia, South Carolina, who turned his life around after being released from prison in 2014. He scored his first wholesaling deal back in 2017 and has since expanded to scoring about five deals a month, for monthly...

 2020-07-12 12:41 

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A 19-year-old aspiring astronaut is the only person who's attended every NASA space camp. She's already positioning herself for a mission to Mars....

Alyssa Carson is one of a group of young people who are already positioning themselves to become NASA astronauts just in time to travel to Mars....

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