National jobless claims dropped last week, but U.S. economy still short 10 million workers

People wait to speak with representatives from the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission about unemployment claims Thursday, July 9, 2020, in Midwest City, Okla. The Labor Department reported Thursday that weekly claims had dipped below 1 million nationwide. | Sue Ogrocki, Associated Press Economists say latest numbers show some recovery is happening, but the economy remains […]

Drake Bell Accused of Abuse by Ex-Girlfriend; Actor Denies Allegations

Drake Bell has been accused of abuse by former girlfriend Melissa Lingafelt. And the allegations really are exceptionally ugly. Lingafelt — who goes by her stage name Jimi Ono on social media — spoke out against the actor in a TikTok video on Wednesday, alleging that the 34-year old both verbally and physically abused during […]

Chrishell Stause Begs Fans to Stop Bullying Justin Hartley: Be Nicer!

Selling Sunset viewers are reeling from the revelation that Justin Hartley divorced Chrishell Stause via text. But some of Chrishell’s supporters are a little too enthusiastic, and she’s asking them to be nicer. Chrishell found out via text message that Justin Hartley had filed for divorce. 45 minutes later, the entire world knew. She was […]

Trump’s proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5 million low-wage workers from receiving jobless benefits

President Donald Trump’s unemployment proposal seeks to design a parallel benefit system so workers can get an extra $300 a week from the federal government. But it mandates that people must earn at least $100 in state benefits, a threshold experts say could leave out many part-time and gig workers from getting federal aid. “The […]

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle just bought their first house. Here’s what it’s like to live in Santa Barbara County, their new home in California.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have purchased their first home together, a spokesperson for the couple confirmed to Insider’s Mikhaila Frail. The house is in California’s Santa Barbara County. They were reportedly previously living in Tyler Perry’s mansion in Los Angeles. Despite being one of the wealthiest places to live in the US, Santa Barbara […]

Today is Black women’s Equal Pay Day. This calendar shows the visceral way the gender pay gap affects all races.

August 13 is “equal pay day” for Black women in the US. That is, that calendar date marks the day when the typical Black female worker would have earned as much in 2019 and 2020 as the typical white male worker would have earned in 2019 alone. The gender gap in the US persists for […]

Kyle Richards: Kendra Wilkinson Wants to Bang My Husband!

Reality TV stardom is a fickle mistress. Sure, you can make a lot of money in a short period of time, sometimes by doing nothing more than living out your life on camera. But what comes next? Well, some stars earn so much money that they’re able to coast for the rest of their days, […]

More than 70 people entered a bidding war to buy an abandoned Cold War-era missile silo complex in North Dakota — take a look at the property

A decommissioned Cold War missile silo in North Dakota was up for auction on Tuesday. The site has 14 launch sites for Sprint missiles, which were designed as the last line of defense against Soviet weapons. Despite 70 bidders, the price only reached $52,500, which the seller rejected. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]

Far-right QAnon supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene is virtually guaranteed to win a House seat despite her long history of racist beliefs

Marjorie Taylor Greene, a far-right conspiracy theorist and staunch Trump supporter, won the Republican primary runoff for a northwest Georgia House seat on Tuesday. Greene owns a construction company with her husband and largely self-financed her House bid. She has a long history of making racist, anti-Semitic, and Islamophobic remarks and called House Speaker Nancy […]