Elizabeth Copeland

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Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Search director disagrees with pilot ditch theory

CANBERRA, Australia – The director of a seabed hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has disagreed with a new book’s conclusion that the pilot likely flew the plane beyond the search area to land and sink it in unexplored depths of the Indian Ocean.<p>The Australian Transport Safety Bureau believes …

Airplanes

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

The World According to Jeff Goldblum | GQ

Jeff Goldblum lives the life we all want to live when we’re 65 and impossibly handsome. And a clotheshorse. And a massive flirt. Meet your delightfully weird (and weirdly delightful) new hero.<p><b>Five decades of</b> Hollywood glory have given us a pretty good idea of who Jeff Goldblum is on-screen. The …

Jeff Goldblum

Ikea Enters ‘Gig Economy’ by Acquiring TaskRabbit

Ikea, the Swedish home goods retailer, said on Thursday that it had agreed to acquire TaskRabbit, a company known for, among other things, sending tool-wielding workers to rescue customers befuddled by build-it-yourself furniture kits.<p>Ikea said that it had signed an agreement to acquire the …

Startups

Our Best Mountain House Plans for Your Vacation Home

Find serenity and stunning views in the mountains.<p>The South is home to some truly charming mountain towns with stunning views of picturesque mountain …

Country Lifestyle

Bet You Didn’t Know the Real Reason Behind Pamela Anderson’s Dramatic Transformation Over the Years

Fashion icon and sex symbol Pamela Anderson grabbed lots of attention today with the belted minidress she wore with thigh-high boots in the front row …

How Hugh Hefner became Hef: From sexually repressed upbringing to renowned Playboy

Hugh Hefner, who died Wednesday at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles after spending most of his life there in a silk robe, grew up in the 1920s on a quiet Chicago street lit with gas lamps. Horse-drawn wagons delivered milk and ice. Trains whistled in the distance.<p>“One of the loveliest sounds in …

The list grows: Whole Foods hit by hackers

Another day, another cybersecurity breach.<p>Whole Foods Market -- which was recently acquired by tech giant Amazon (AMZN) -- said Thursday that hackers were able to gain access to credit card information for customers who made purchases at some of its in-store taprooms and restaurants.<p>The company did …

This Photo of a Heinz Ketchup Bottle at Walmart Shows Why Amazon Is a Killer

If one wanted to check in on how the war between Amazon.com (AMZN) and Walmart (WMT) was transpiring, they might not need to look any further than …

Anthony Weiner Sentenced to 21 Months in Sexting Case – Variety

Anthony Weiner, the former New York congressman and husband of Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin, was sentenced to 21 months in prison for “sexting” a …

Crime

Tesla Stock Quietly Crashes for Last 5 Days

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) continues to be a rollercoaster stock in 2017. After charging higher for most of the year, investors are suddenly feeling anxious …

7 code phrases airline pilots use all the time — and what they mean

There are certain code words and phrases you hear that pilots use to communicate with the flight attendants. Some of them are straight-forward and some aren't.<p>To shed some light on the world of commercial air travel, Business Insider turned to Patrick Smith of Ask The Pilot for some answers.

6 amazing travel destinations you should visit solo

Solo travel is a hot topic among jet-setting types these days, and for good reason—getting a change of scenery, plus a healing dose of solitude, just …

The Most Beautiful Places in Germany

The landscapes of Germany are at once charming, bewitching, and staggeringly pretty: alpine peaks, mysterious forests, white Rococo churches, villages lined with timbered houses, and castles that seem almost too majestic to be real. From the mountains to the cities, and everywhere in between, here …

This restaurant is literally in a waterfall

The Labassin Waterfall Restaurant is hosted by the Villa Escudero Resort located in Tiaong, Philippines. Guests can order a one-day package for $100 …

Berlin's closed, creepy and amazing airport

Once one of the largest buildings in the world, the terminal at Berlin's former Tempelhof Airport played many roles in history, from symbol of Nazi power to vital link in the Berlin Airlift.<p>With two currently serving the city and another forever under construction, Berlin is not short on airports. …

Flights to Hawaii Just Got Even Cheaper

They’re even more affordable from the East Coast, too.<p>Last month, all of our tropical island dreams came true when flights to Hawaii plummeted. After …

The one thing a dermatologist would *never* do for clearer skin

Have you ever looked at a big, honkin’ blackhead smack in the middle of your face and felt the urge to get rid of it <i>immediately</i>?<p>There’s no shortage …

Hot Irma Cop Turns Out to Be Anti-Semitic Milkshake Duck

The whole internet loves hot Hurricane Irma cop, a lovely cop who’s helping people amid a natural disaster, and is also extremely handsome. [<i>Five</i> …

The Best Dresses at New York Fashion Week Were Super-Bright, Comfy, and Virtually Seasonless

The best surprise of New York Fashion Week wasn’t the donut tower at Alexander Wang. It was the weather. What has been in the past a miserably hot, 100 percent humidity week was breezy and cloudless, and honestly game-changing. It freed up the space in our brains that’s normally reserved for …

Clothing

How The Kardashians Reflect Changing Ideas Around Plastic Surgery

Even as plastic surgery becomes increasingly acceptable, old ideas about class and race continue to play outsized roles in how and on whom we’ll accept it.<p><b>In the year</b> 2007, Donda West died and Kim Kardashian was reborn. One’s fall was not predicated on the other’s ascent; the two women never even …

Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic 'Halloween' role, 40 years later

Jamie Lee Curtis is back to reclaim her crown as the scream queen of the silver screen.<p>The actress will reprise her iconic role as Laurie Strode in …

Claire Foy Will Play The Iconic Lisbeth Salander

Is Lisbeth the opposite of Queen Elizabeth? Perhaps!<p>Claire Foy, best known for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth on Netflix's <i>The Crown</i>, has been cast as Lisbeth Salander in <i>The Girl in the Spider's Web,</i> Sony Pictures has confirmed.<p>“I couldn't be more thrilled about Claire taking the reins of the …

Credit Karma says it will offer credit monitoring for Equifax following this month’s huge breach

Credit Karma said it will add Equifax to its credit monitoring service as part of its free product, which proactively notifies members of significant changes to their credit report.<p>It includes a whole suite of notifications for significant changes in credit queries, such as opening new accounts, a …

'Destiny 2' studio explains how a hate symbol made it into the game

Earlier this week, <i>Destiny 2</i> developer Bungie announced that it had become aware of some armor in the game that looked a lot like a symbol used by white supremacists. The company apologized, noted that the symbols didn't represent its values and said the offending armor would be removed.<p>On Bungie's …

Google let advertisers target people who search for hateful terms like 'Jewish parasite,' report says

Facebook isn't the only advertising giant enabling ad targeting around hateful terms and phrases.<p>Google, the world's biggest advertising company, …

Entire city police force sacked in Philippines after murder claims

An entire city police force in the Philippines has been sacked after some of its members were suspected in the killings of three teenagers, with others seen on surveillance cameras robbing a house.<p>'Please stop!' Brutal killing of a student in Philippines drug war sparks nationwide anger<p>Read more<p>The …

Crime

Vatican Recalls Priest From D.C. Diplomatic Mission, Launches Child Porn Probe

The Vatican says it has recalled a priest from its diplomatic mission in Washington, D.C., and launched an investigation into allegations of child pornography.<p>The priest, who has not been named, is currently in Vatican City, according to a statement from the Vatican. It says the U.S. State …

How To Spot Bed Bugs In Your Hotel Before It’s Too Late

Hotel rooms can be a hot bed of bed bug activity, luckily, as RD.com points out, pest control experts Rentokil.com have put together a how-to guide …

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Roast Potatoes

A simple side of roasted potatoes seems like one of the easiest things to make, but it all depends on the technique. The appropriate seasonings and cook times can make all the difference between soggy, lackluster potatoes and crispy, second-helping-worthy ones. If you're in need of a little …

Cooking