ITV This Morning: Phillip Schofield close to tears after announcing ‘sad death'

Phillip Schofield started This Morning in a sombre way earlier today.  The host announced there had been a shock “death” on the show, but it wasn’t all as it seemed.  He started: “Something quite sad now to start the show.” Trying to stop himself from crying, the presenter added: “Before all of that, you look […]

One of the leading graphics card makers is rumored to be announcing a new lineup of graphics cards on Monday (NVDA)

Rick Wilking/Reuters NVIDIA, a leading manufacturer and developer of graphics cards, is expected to announce a new series of graphics cards on Monday, including their newest flagship model: the RTX 2080, according to a recent report. The annual Gamescon gaming expo will be held on Monday, but NVIDIA is holding a livestreamed event before the […]

Emma Stone called out sexism at the Oscars while announcing the best director nominees — and the audience went wild

Kevin Winter/Getty Images Emma Stone presented the Oscar for best director Sunday night. She joked about the male-majority nominees. “These four men and Greta Gerwig created their own masterpieces this year,” she said. Only five women have ever been nominated for a directing Oscar, and only one has ever won.   While announcing the winner […]

United Airlines tumbles after announcing a move that could start a price war with low-cost carriers (UAL)

AP Photo/Richard Drew United‘s stock fell after the company said it would increase capacity on its planes, possibly opening up a price war with low-cost carriers. Investors feared the move would weigh on its profit margin. United reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat expectations. See United Airlines’ stock price move in real time here. Shares of […]

It’s bonus season on Wall Street — here’s when each of the big banks is announcing how much people will get paid

Ian Rutherford/Getty Images Wall Street bonus season, when bankers really make their money, is nearly upon us. People familiar with the big banks’ bonus schedules have provided an outline of when each bank is expected to announce bonuses. While most of us experience a mix of excitement and apprehension in the weeks approaching Christmas, for […]

Intrigue over vanishing tweet announcing Grayling as Conservative Party Chairman

Published time: 8 Jan, 2018 13:01 Edited time: 8 Jan, 2018 13:12 The conservative party has deleted a tweet announcing its new chairman, adding a touch of drama to Monday’s cabinet reshuffle. Chris Grayling was announced as chairman, causing a stir online when the tweet was retracted. What had been expected to be a run-of-the-mill […]

Cannabis Science pops after announcing it is entering blockchain

Markets Insider Cannabis Science announced on Friday it’s entering the blockchain space. The announcement comes after a number of companies have seen explosive moves higher in their stock prices following similar pivots in their business. Shares spiked off session lows and are now trading up close to 6%.   Shares of Cannabis Science, a company […]

Alibaba is climbing after announcing a partnership with Marriott (BABA, MAR)

Scott Olson/Getty Images Alibaba is trading higher by 3.31% at $ 158.40 a share following word the company is getting into the hotel booking business. The Chinese e-commerce giant is partnering with Marriott to offer its Chinese customers easier access to hotels around the world. The partnership will list global hotel rooms from Marriott’s various brands […]

Announcing our new Editor-in-Chief

I’ve been fortunate to drive some pretty cool cars. It comes with the job. This spring, I took the wheel of the Ford GT on a Utah racetrack. It was exhilarating. The night before, I lay awake in anticipation. The adrenaline was already pumping. I was focused and ready for a rare opportunity. That’s exactly […]

MasterChef 2017: John Torode and Gregg Wallace in TEARS after announcing winner

Despite their tough demeanour, the two hosts were overcome with emotion as they revealed the good news to a delighted Saliha. While Gregg managed to just about contain his tears, John couldn’t help letting the waterworks flow as he wiped either side of his face. Just moments before the emotional moment, Gregg told the three […]