Josh Duman

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Tesla Shines With High Solar Roof Sales in Company's Earnings Call

The product is making waves in the market.<p>The Tesla Solar Roof is flourishing in the sunshine. During the company’s second-quarter earnings call on …

Tesla

Trump Administration, in Reversal, Will Resume Risk Payments to Health Insurers

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration, in an abrupt reversal, said Tuesday that it would restart a program that pays billions of dollars to insurers to stabilize health insurance markets under the Affordable Care Act.<p>The administration suspended the program less than three weeks ago, saying it was …

Health Care

The Miami Dolphins acted on the NFL’s anthem policy. The league was unprepared for the backlash.

The NFL is putting its anthem policy on hold after leaked documents prompt criticism.<p>When the NFL announced in May that it would require all players on the field to stand during the national anthem or potentially face team fines, the league soughtto finally end backlash to the kneeling protests …

Donald Trump

Trump makes veiled WTO threat after EU warning on car tariffs

WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump warned the World Trade Organization on Monday that "we'll be doing something" if the United States is not treated properly, just hours after the European Union said that U.S. automotive tariffs would hurt its own vehicle industry and …

Apple Maps is getting a complete redesign

Apple Maps is finally getting the redesign it needs.<p>In a deep dive with TechCrunch, Apple detailed the lengths it's gone to over the past few years …

Hundreds arrested for protesting family separation on Capitol Hill

Hundreds of women activists marched from Washington D.C.'s Freedom Plaza to Capitol Hill Thursday, protesting President Trump’s “zero-tolerance” …

Farm bill passes in the Senate before weeklong recess

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Senate passed their version of the farm bill on Thursday, with a 86-11 vote.<p>The farm bill is monumental legislation that sets the eating and farming policy in the United States -- including what Americans grow, what Americans know about their dinner and how much the …

Trump Administration

Beautiful iPad Pro concept imagines slim bezels and rounded display, Face ID and ‘iPhone app’ multitasking

Designer Álvaro Pabesio, who previously shared a slick ‘macOS 11’ concept, is out today with a fresh iPad Pro concept. Included in his clean vision of the product are iPhone X-like rounded display corners, Face ID, a new multitasking option to pull up iPhone apps and more.<p>While we’ve seen a few …

How Donald Trump killed the immigration bill with 1 tweet

<b>(CNN) —</b> For weeks, House Republican leaders have been working behind closed doors to thread the needle on an immigration bill that could secure the support of the bulk on their conference.<p>On Friday morning, President Donald Trump ended all that with a tweet.<p>"Republicans should stop wasting their …

Border Security

After a President’s Shocking Death, a Suspicious Twin Reshapes a Nation

WARSAW — For six weeks, Jaroslaw Kaczynski kept up the charade.<p>By day, he appeared at political rallies, campaigning in mourning clothes as a stand-in for his twin brother, Lech, who had been running for a new term as Poland’s president before he died in a shocking plane crash over the Russian city …

Europe

Musk's Boring Company wins bid to build high-speed system in Chicago

(Reuters) - The City of Chicago has selected billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's The Boring Company to build a high-speed underground commuter system from the Loop to O'Hare International Airport, one of the world's busiest, media reported on Wednesday.<p>The system will be comprised of 16-passenger …

Los Angeles

10 moments from Trump's summit so bad that your soul will turn to dust

During a meeting with one of the most violent and dangerous dictatorial powers in the world, President Trump cracked a fat joke.<p>And that was just the …

SpaceX wants to build this futuristic campus in Florida to support an astonishing number of rocket launches

NASA has published a plan submitted by SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon Musk, to dramatically expand its presence at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.<p>The agency published a draft environmental review for a proposed SpaceX Operations Area on a 67-acre patch of land about one …

Space Travel

Justin Trudeau’s Comments About America Reveal His Total Frustration With Donald Trump

America's neighbor to the north has long been one its greatest allies on all fronts. Now, though, President Trump's moves to start a trade war with …

What the North Koreans Told Me About Their Plans

I was one of a handful of former officials to meet with them when they were just developing their current strategy. Those talks offer the best information we have about how to achieve denuclearization.<p>What exactly do the North Koreans mean when they say they’re willing to denuclearize? And how …

North Korea

The real reason Mueller hasn’t called Ivanka Trump

The special counsel seems to be leaving the president's children for last.<p>She was in Bedminster, New Jersey, with President Donald Trump the rainy May 2017 weekend when he decided to fire FBI Director James Comey.<p>She was a passenger on the plane flying home from the G-20 conference in Germany the …

Donald Trump

View from the Left: Trump seals his fate with Fox pajama phoner that will go down in history

And yet, Trump wanted more. His friendly <i>Fox & Friends</i> interviewers actually cut him off—cut him off!—when he started going down the Russian collusion …

Here Are 17 Reasons Teachers Are Paid Too Much $$$

They get off at 3 every day.

Watch Trump struggle to answer a simple question about Syria

President Donald Trump held a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday afternoon. Soon after the presser began, a reporter asked Trump about his musings on withdrawing US ground troops from Syria — a point he and Macron had discussed in private before.<p>Having watched …

Middle East

Tesla could run out of cash before the end of the year — here's how Elon Musk could change that

Tesla has officially declared that it won't need to raise any additional funds in 2018, but market observers and close followers of the company aren't buying it.<p>After all, back in 2016 CEO Elon Musk said Tesla wouldn't need to raise capital to get the Model 3 sedan rolling off the factory floor, …

James Dyson on batteries, electric cars and the future of design

Have you ever wanted to know if Sir James Dyson has been on Dragons' Den? Apparently, this is one of the most requested queries on Google concerning …

This Is What The March For Our Lives Looked Like From Space

Whoa.<p>As hundreds of thousands of people descended on Washington, D.C., Saturday, satellite imaging company DigitalGlobe had an eye in space to document the historic moment.<p>The following images were captured by DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-2 satellite at 11:59 a.m. Eastern time, which was the peak time …

Tesla Model 3 review

The Model 3 doesn't just exceed expectations, it completely resets them.<p>The Model 3 doesn't just exceed expectations, it completely resets them.<p>The …

In an emotional farewell speech, Tillerson warns Russia and snubs Trump

Rex Tillerson seemed visibly shaken in his impromptu farewell speech on Tuesday (March 13), hours after news broke that the now-former US secretary of state had been fired by Donald Trump.<p>The State Department was unaware of the reasons for Tillerson’s firing, an official there said Tuesday morning. …

Donald Trump

Historian Makes Bold Prediction About President Trump

Presidential historian Allan Lichtman, who predicted Donald Trump’s victory two months before Election Day, lays out why he thinks Trump will be out …

We asked Siri, Alexa, and the Google Assistant 10 questions — here's which one is the smartest

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon's Alexa came out on top this time. Amazon<p>For better or worse, many of us rely on digital assistants to answer our everyday …

Google Assistant

'This is not going to end well': Trump's friends and allies are worried he's spiraling out of control — and they say this time is different

President Donald Trump's friends and confidantes are reportedly more worried about his emotional health than ever before.<p>As Trump becomes ever more focused on perceived attacks against him, constantly obsesses over TV coverage, and lashes out at friends and foes alike in public, many close to him …

Donald Trump

New iOS 12 concept offers up refreshed Lock screen, App Bar, Guest Mode, Face ID tricks, and more

After seeing a beautiful macOS 11 concept yesterday, today we’ve got a brand new iOS 12 concept from designer iOS News And More. Leading off with a nod to improved stability and bug fixes, the concept goes on to visualize some slick enhancements for a potential iOS 12 release.<p>Starting out, the …

Flipboard Donates Company Stock to The News Literacy Project

Do you know how to navigate today’s confusing and charged media landscape? Do you know how algorithms influence what you read? Can you recognize fake news?<p>In a time when people are increasingly confused about which news outlets to trust, the News Literacy Project, a nonpartisan national education …

High School

An amateur astronomer accidentally caught an exploding star on camera—and it gets better

He was excited to test his new camera, but he also captured something totally unique.<p>Victor Buso was looking forward to testing his new camera on September 20, 2016. The locksmith and amateur astronomer waited for nightfall and headed out to his rooftop observatory in the city of Rosario, …

Universe