Mario Draghi’s replacement is already being discussed

A LOT rests on the shoulders of the euro zone’s top central banker. The president of the European Central Bank (ECB) is not just in charge of ensuring monetary and financial stability in one of the world’s largest economies. In the absence of a single European fiscal authority, it also falls to the ECB to […]

Video shows the rescued Thai soccer team leaving hospital for the first time since being saved

Jonathan Miller/Twitter; Business Insider The Thai soccer team trapped in a flooded cave complex have left hospital for the first time. They were on their way to their first press conference, accompanied by their families. See the footage below. The Thai soccer team has left hospital for the first time since been rescued from a […]

Man suspected of growing weed in the wild dies after being bulldozed by law enforcement officers

A Pennsylvania trooper and a game officer accidentally bulldozed a suspected cannabis grower during a hot pursuit through a field. The USA’s largest marijuana advocacy group has questioned police tactics after the tragic death. The bizarre and tragic incident unfolded on Monday morning when a Pennsylvania Game Commission employee, operating a bulldozer, noticed a car […]

‘King Kong’ Broadway Video Teaser Shows the Beast Being Constructed for the Stage

The last time we saw King Kong careening around New York City was in the virtual world of the OASIS in Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One. Before that, it was at the end of Peter Jackson’s 2005 film adaptation (which, by the way, is better than you remember). But now the giant ape is heading […]

8 Things to Watch for If You’re Considering Being Vegetarian

Vegetarianism has been around for a long time, finding favor with many people, including Pythagoras clear back around 580 B.C. It’s been presented as one of the most healthy diets around, including being touted by the Egyptians to the point of abstaining from meat and animal clothing due to karmic beliefs. The vegetarian society (vegsoc.org) […]

Questions are being raised about Facebook’s decision to give a Russian internet company temporary special access to its user data (FB)

Steve Jennings/Getty Images for Breakthrough Prize Facebook acknowledged that it gave Mail.Ru special access to user data after 2015, when it officially ended the system that allowed third-party apps to access user data. Mail.Ru was among dozens of companies that were granted special temporary access to Facebook user data. Mail.Ru has ties to the Kremlin, […]

The rescued Thai boys want spicy chicken and barbecued pork, but foods are being reintroduced carefully — here’s how that works

The Thai soccer team that got stuck in a cave for more than two weeks has made it out alive. Since the boys and their coach didn’t eat anything for more than 14 days, doctors are reintroducing them to food slowly and keeping their diets bland. Reintroducing starving people to food too quickly can be […]

England star Ashley Young hoping World Cup 'holiday' will end up being the best ever

And if the Three Lions reach the final he says it will be the best one he will ever have had. Birthday boy Young – who was 33 yesterday – reflected the positive mood ahead of the semi-final against Croatia in Moscow tomorrow. As England prepared for their biggest game for 28 years in the […]

Why Being Cheated On Is Not as Bad as You Think

Getting cheated on is one of the most devastating and damaging things that can happen in a person’s life. It can lead to emotional distress, anxiety, depression, an increase in risk-taking behavior and actual physical pain. A partner’s infidelity can even change our brain chemistry. In short, it hurts like hell, and the impact can […]