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Man accused of being 'Most Wanted' killer is set free after DNA shows he was the wrong man

After a 16-year search, the Los Angeles Police Department held a news conference this summer to announce it had captured a murder suspect on the department's "Most Wanted" list.<p>A woman had recognized his face after she logged into the wanted section of the LAPD's website and called a tipster …

Crime

Wells Fargo settled over its bogus accounts, but it still faces a fight from customers and ex-employees

Despite a blockbuster settlement announced Thursday, Wells Fargo isn't done fighting allegations that its aggressive sales culture pushed employees to create accounts that customers never authorized.<p>The San Francisco banking giant still faces lawsuits from customers who say they were harmed by the …

Corruption

The perils of leveraging a job offer to get more money

<b>Question:</b> I work in a large organization where I have some personnel responsibilities. Two men in my office recently received job offers from other organizations. My boss offered them more money to stay, which they accepted.<p>Two women work in the same position as the men. They receive the same …

Samsung warns customers to stop using Galaxy Note 7 immediately; more fires reported

Samsung Electronicson Saturday urged consumers to stop usingGalaxy Note7 smartphones immediately and exchange them as soon as possible as more reports of the phones catching fire emerged even after the company's global recall.<p>The call from the South Korean company, the world's largest smartphone …

31 years ago, Warren Buffett revealed the secret to investing and correctly predicted nobody would listen

In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville."<p>Buffett writes:<p><b>"The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value</b> …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Entertainment<p><i>GQ</i>’s Caity Weaver goes whale watching with the star of <i>Girls Trip</i>.<p>By Caity Weaver1 day agoView More<p>News and Politics<p>Faked photos, Nazi …

Here’s What Actually Gets Terrorists To Tell The Truth — And It’s Not Torture

Over the past five years, psychological research — some involving real terrorist suspects — has shown how to get information from people who don’t want to talk. Now Washington has the chance to put these findings into practice.<p>Hollywood has a lot to answer for. Thanks to the hit TV show <i>24</i> and …

One of the newest, most viable forms of clean energy could beat all other existing options

One of the newest, and seemingly most viable forms of clean energy, could be poised to outperform all of the existing options, including solar: algae biofuel.<p>Algae are found throughout the Earth's oceans, where they employ photosynthetic processes to create energy using sunlight. Some types of …

The Top 10 Metabolism Boosting Foods

As we get older, our metabolism naturally slows down. For some of us that means that it finally will work at an average rate; for others it means …

15 books to read in your 20s if you want to get rich

However, it can be difficult to know where or how to start, especially if your parents didn't teach you much about money or if you've never taken a personal finance class.<p>The good news is that there are a bunch of resources out there designed to jump start you on a path to financial success, and …

Man charged with capital murder in the deaths of 6 children, 2 adults found inside a home in Texas

Police say David Conley, 49, entered an unlocked window at the home Saturday night and restrained each of the victims with handcuffs. They were all shot in the head.<p>According to an arrest affidavit that was read in court Sunday, Conley previously lived at the home with one of the deceased, a woman …

Crime

Turning cow poo into power is profitable for US farm

The family-run American farm invested in a biogas recovery system which transforms cow poo and other waste into electricity.<p>Enough electricity, in fact, to power 1,000 homes, a service which the local utility company pays for handsomely.<p>But that's just a side benefit.<p>"It works economically, but one …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

The Best And Worst Booze To Drink If You Want To Lose Weight

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(Main photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Alcohol can either give you a beer belly or help you uncover your abs. After all, while one Archives of Internal Medicine study shows that people who put back one or two drinks a day are less likely to gain weight, research in The American …

At 18 Years Old, Tom Hanks Knew He Would Be a Star and This Letter Proves It

How Diet Coke Affects Your Body In 60 Minutes

People watching their weight will often reach for a Diet Coke in a bid to "be good" and cut down their sugar intake, but is this type of beverage all …

The common oil that science now shows is worse than sugar

If you think that sugar is the unhealthiest thing you can eat, you're wrong. Apparently, the Worst Food on the Planet Award should actually go to soybean oil, suggests new findings published in the journal PLoS One.<p>Setting up a sort of dietary cage match, researchers fed mice a series of diets each …

Ebola vaccine trial shows 100% effectiveness in Guinea

Women are tricking ISIS into spending thousands of dollars on them

The women are reportedly now being held by Russian authorities on charges of suspected fraud.<p>Russian website Life News reported that the scam began on social networks, where the women would begin to contact IS militants in Syria and Iraq. If the targeted jihadi "bought" their ruse, the girl would …

The best ways to invest $5,000

"If you're asking what's the best way to invest $5,000, it's kind of like asking what should I have for dinner tonight? Well, it depends," says Greg McBride, chief financial analyst of Bankrate. "What do you like? What don't you like? Do you have any allergies? What are you in the mood for? The …

The most popular liquor in every state

BARTRENDr, a social app for drinkers to connect with one another, analyzed data from its 700,000 users to determine the most popular liquor brand in every state based on posts and photos of the liquors its users like to drink.<p>Forty-two states named some brand of whiskey as their most popular, with …

Pee on These Walls in San Francisco? Be Prepared for Them to Pee Back

Fair warning.<p>Beware, public urinators, some of San Francisco's walls now pee back.<p>Public Works crews have finished painting nine city walls with pee-repellant paint and more are in the works. The painted surfaces make urine spray right back onto the shoes and pants of unsuspecting relief-seekers. …

Scientists find first drug that appears to slow Alzheimer's disease

Scientists appear to have broken a decades-long deadlock in the battle against Alzheimer’s disease after announcing trial results for the first drug that appears to slow the pace of mental decline.<p>The drug, called solanezumab, was shown to stave off memory loss in patients with mild Alzheimer’s …

Dementia

New Pluto pictures show jelly-bean moon and mountains

Newly-discovered frozen peaks on Pluto are taller than Ben Nevis while images of Nix reveal an unusual red spot<p>The latest pictures to be beamed back from the far reaches of the Solar System show a new mountain range on Pluto and the first close up images of two of the dwarf-planet’s smaller …

Solar System

Life hack: What’s the best programming language to learn first?

So, you heard that some developers make a lot of money with iPhone and Android apps, and you’re thinking about getting a mobile development gig for …

The definitive glossary of wine tasting terms

For those who identify with the latter, this glossary of wine tasting terms will get your vocabulary off to a roaring start. The list is a group effort by some of our favorite sommeliers and winemakers, all of whom are photographed below, plus Business Insider's own Matthew DeBord, author of "Wine …

The Tragic Story Behind The Selfies That Went Viral After A Terror Attack In Turkey

The two images show the meeting place between rumor and truth in the aftermath of a tragedy.

Terrorism

Losing weight? 10 ways to do it cheaper

From boutique gyms to home-delivered meals, weight loss products can cost a lot of money.<p>According to 2014 research out of Duke University’s medical school, consumers spend, on average, anywhere from $70 per pound lost using Weight Watchers to $248 per pound using commercial drug Orlistat.<p>But you …