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China and the US are at each other's throats over Russian weapons sales - here's what Beijing's been buying

CHINA AND THE US ARE AT EACH OTHER'S THROATS OVER RUSSIAN WEAPONS SALES - HERE'S WHAT BEIJING'S BEEN BUYING

REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol China has been buying billions of dollars worth of Russian fighter jets, missiles, helicopters, and engine...

A dead mall near Apple's Silicon Valley headquarters is transforming into a $4 billion development

A DEAD MALL NEAR APPLE'S SILICON VALLEY HEADQUARTERS IS TRANSFORMING INTO A $4 BILLION DEVELOPMENT

Eric Risberg/AP City officials approved the construction of a $4 billion development project just blocks away from Apple Park, the...

 
 
 
The best value plays in your DraftKings lineup for Week 3 of the NFL season

THE BEST VALUE PLAYS IN YOUR DRAFTKINGS LINEUP FOR WEEK 3 OF THE NFL SEASON

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images With just hours until the third Sunday of the NFL season, it's time once again to start preparing our...

Kylie Jenner showed off her new Yeezys on Instagram - and they cost 5 times as much as her dress

KYLIE JENNER SHOWED OFF HER NEW YEEZYS ON INSTAGRAM - AND THEY COST 5 TIMES AS MUCH AS HER DRESS

Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images Kylie Jenner posted a photo posing in a pair of the new Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Triple Whites. She paired the...

 
 
 
Amazon just raised the bar with its new Alexa devices

AMAZON JUST RAISED THE BAR WITH ITS NEW ALEXA DEVICES

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business...

Tiffany Haddish is obsessed with her weighted blanket and says it's better than a man

TIFFANY HADDISH IS OBSESSED WITH HER WEIGHTED BLANKET AND SAYS IT'S BETTER THAN A MAN

CBS Tiffany Haddish appeared on CBS' "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" on Thursday and opened up about her love life . The "Night...

 
 
 
Farmers in the Carolinas could face billions of dollars in agricultural damage from Hurricane Florence

FARMERS IN THE CAROLINAS COULD FACE BILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN AGRICULTURAL DAMAGE FROM HURRICANE FLORENCE

AP Carolina farmers, who harvest products such as tobacco, corn crops, and cotton, could face billions of dollars in agricultural damage...

LeBron James is already dominating Lakers practices, and Magic Johnson says there's an extra benefit to it

LEBRON JAMES IS ALREADY DOMINATING LAKERS PRACTICES, AND MAGIC JOHNSON SAYS THERE'S AN EXTRA BENEFIT TO IT

Ethan Miller/Getty LeBron James is practicing with his new Los Angeles Lakers teammates and already dominating. Lakers GM Rob Pelinka...

 
 
 
How much the cast of 'Friends' is estimated to be worth today

HOW MUCH THE CAST OF 'FRIENDS' IS ESTIMATED TO BE WORTH TODAY

When “Friends” was still in production in 2002, the cast was notorious for negotiating their $1 million per episode payout - a salary...

Thriller 'Assassination Nation' had its ads turned down by YouTube and Facebook for controversial imagery

THRILLER 'ASSASSINATION NATION' HAD ITS ADS TURNED DOWN BY YOUTUBE AND FACEBOOK FOR CONTROVERSIAL IMAGERY

Neon Ads for the new indie thriller " Assassination Nation " were rejected by YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram for their imagery, which...

 
 
 
5 game-changing announcements Amazon made at its biggest event of the year

5 GAME-CHANGING ANNOUNCEMENTS AMAZON MADE AT ITS BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR

Stephen Brashear/Getty Images Amazon, one of the biggest companies in the world, made a huge splash at its September 20 event in Seattle,...

The most common answers and categories on ‘Jeopardy!'

THE MOST COMMON ANSWERS AND CATEGORIES ON ‘JEOPARDY!'

NBC Seasoned fans of the show "Jeopardy!" know that certain categories pop up much more often than others. And it turns out, there...

 
 
 
I bought an Olive Garden unlimited pasta pass - here's how it's going to save me $10,000

I BOUGHT AN OLIVE GARDEN UNLIMITED PASTA PASS - HERE'S HOW IT'S GOING TO SAVE ME $10,000

Olive Garden/Facebook Olive Garden's coveted Never Ending Pasta Pass is hard to get, but when Jeff Berman finally got his, he dined...

Here's how 5 of the richest 'Jeopardy' champions spend their winnings

HERE'S HOW 5 OF THE RICHEST 'JEOPARDY' CHAMPIONS SPEND THEIR WINNINGS

Getty "Jeopardy" has been a popular game show for 35 years. "Jeopardy" champions are smart in a way that no one expects when it comes...

 
 
 
Alibaba is developing a microchip for autonomous cars

ALIBABA IS DEVELOPING A MICROCHIP FOR AUTONOMOUS CARS

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared...

Earth, Wind & Fire said the reason they picked the 21st of September has nothing to do with the seasons

EARTH, WIND & FIRE SAID THE REASON THEY PICKED THE 21ST OF SEPTEMBER HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH THE SEASONS

AP Photo/Tim Johnson A lot of people assume the Earth, Wind & Fire song "September" singles out September 21 because it marks the changing...

 
 
 
You should definitely see 'Assassination Nation,' which is a wild ride best described as 'The Purge' meets 'Spring Breakers'

YOU SHOULD DEFINITELY SEE 'ASSASSINATION NATION,' WHICH IS A WILD RIDE BEST DESCRIBED AS 'THE PURGE' MEETS 'SPRING BREAKERS'

Sundance Institute "Assassination Nation" is a frightening look at what it's like to be a young person in America today. It starts...

The best bath towels you can buy

THE BEST BATH TOWELS YOU CAN BUY

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
What you need to know in advertising today

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN ADVERTISING TODAY

Denis Linine/Shutterstock Adobe confirmed on Thursday that it will acquire Marketo for $4.75 billion. Marketo is a privately held marketing...

Trump says Kavanaugh is 'under assault', blames Christine Blasey Ford for not going to the FBI when she was in high school

TRUMP SAYS KAVANAUGH IS 'UNDER ASSAULT', BLAMES CHRISTINE BLASEY FORD FOR NOT GOING TO THE FBI WHEN SHE WAS IN HIGH SCHOOL

Chip Somodevilla/Getty President Donald Trump escalated his defense of Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Friday morning, asserting that his...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

The best bath towels you can buy

The best bath towels you can buy

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Amazon is testing an AI-powered visual shopping tool

Amazon is testing an AI-powered visual shopping tool

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Legal scholar apologizes for 'appalling' suggestion that Kavanaugh's...

Legal scholar apologizes for 'appalling' suggestion that Kavanaugh's classmate assaulted his accuser

Ed Whelan, the president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, has apologized for his "appalling and inexcusable" Twitter thread that suggested Supreme Court nominee Brett... Read more ...

Farfetch prices its IPO at $20 a share

Farfetch prices its IPO at $20 a share

Ethel Jiang/Business Insider Farfetch priced shares at $20 apiece, above the $17-$19 range that was expected. The UK-based online luxury-goods retailer would raise $885 million... Read more ...

The firestorm at HSBC's investment bank is escalating as the bank hits back...

The firestorm at HSBC's investment bank is escalating as the bank hits back against internal dissent

REUTERS/Bobby Yip HSBC defends its investment banking practice after senior staff wrote a scathing memo to the bank's management by senior staff over recent weeks. In a... Read more ...

Indigo aircraft suffers tyre burst, makes emergency landing at Ahmedabad

Indigo aircraft suffers tyre burst, makes emergency landing at Ahmedabad

An IndiGo aircraft that was carrying 185 passengers made an emergency landing here Wednesday after suffering a tyre burst, according to an airport official. Read more ...

3 children and 3 adults wounded in early-morning knife attack at New York...

3 children and 3 adults wounded in early-morning knife attack at New York day care center

FOX 5 News Six people, including three children, are in New York hospitals with knife wounds, after an incident at a daycare in Queens at 3:40 a.m. on Friday morning. Police... Read more ...

China has banned hugely popular game streaming service Twitch

China has banned hugely popular game streaming service Twitch

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Twitch, the hugely popular streaming service, has been banned in China. The ban came after a spike in popularity, probably caused by users... Read more ...

Prince Harry got caught 'stealing' food at Meghan Markle's charity cookbook...

Prince Harry got caught 'stealing' food at Meghan Markle's charity cookbook launch, and he shot cameras a guilty smile

Ben Stansall / WPA Pool / Getty Images Meghan Markle , her mother, Doria Ragland , and Prince Harry attended a launch event for Markle's first solo charity endeavour since... Read more ...

Hungary sees 227,000 Chinese tourists' arrival in 2017-2018 tourism season

Hungary sees 227,000 Chinese tourists' arrival in 2017-2018 tourism season

Tourism is adding more and more to Hungary's GDP, Péter Szijjártó, the foreign affairs and trade minister, said on the sidelines of the Dubrovnik ministerial conference on... Read more ...