How many of your state’s taxes leave the state (and don’t come back)

Joe Raedle/Getty Images People and businesses in every state pay taxes to the federal government to help fund vital services. Not every state contributes equally, however. Some pay more than they get back while many states receive more than they put in. In 2017, New Jersey paid $ 24.75 billion more to the federal government […]

'Maybe they don’t want us that bad': Anthony Joshua promoter doubts Wilder camp's interest in fight

Eddie Hearn says that after numerous unanswered calls and emails, he is beginning to doubt Deontay Wilder’s claim that he wants to unify the four main world heavyweight titles in a blockbuster bout with Anthony Joshua. Both Joshua and Wilder’s camps have talked up the potential of a unification bout this year, though it appears […]

‘Why don’t you die?’ Man on spider-slaying quest triggers police operation in Australia

A full-scale police operation was triggered in Australia after neighbors sounded the alarm over a man shouting death threats at his home. Police were a bit surprised, though, when they arrived to tackle the ‘threat’. The bizarre incident unfolded in the suburbs of the western Australian city of Perth on Wednesday morning, when a person […]

This $52 green moisturizer is so good at reducing redness I don’t even need foundation after I use it

The Insider Picks 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. Dr. Jart+ Color-correcting is a common makeup trick that uses principles from the color wheel to neutralize discoloration like redness, sallowness, and more. The mint-green color in Dr. Jart+ Cicapair […]

22 useful and fun gifts for coffee lovers they don’t already have

The Insider Picks 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. Coffee drinkers are a diverse lot, and if you’re going to buy a gift for one of them, you better have the who’s who down pat. There’s, of course, the […]