Ludovic Marin/Pool Photo via AP PARIS (AP) — Buried in French President Emmanuel Macron’s speech on the sacrifice of “young men” in World War I Sunday was a reference to the “three million widows” the fallen soldiers left behind. The role women played in the war was only mentioned in passing as dozens of world […]
PARKINSON’S disease symptoms develop slowly over a long period of time, and could be caused by nerve damage in the brain. One of the early signs of the neurodegenerative condition is a change to the nose. Are you at risk of Parkinson’s disease?
Parkinson’s disease a brain condition that causes symptoms to become progressively worse over a number of years, according to the NHS. It’s caused by a loss of nerve cells in a part of the brain known as the substantia nigra. Parkinson’s disease symptoms usually include tremors, slow movement and muscle stiffness. But, you could also […]
PARKINSON’S disease symptoms develop gradually over a period of time, and it’s caused by nerve damage in the brain. You could be at risk of the neurodegenerative condition if you have this “often overlooked” warning sign.
A matchmaker says there’s a simple but overlooked way to boost your chances of finding a relationship
Dean Drobot/Shutterstock If you’re looking for a relationship, tell your friends and ask them to set you up. That’s advice from Miami-based matchmaker Claudia Duran. Research suggests most people still met through friends as of 2010, and our friends can sometimes know us better than we know ourselves. Last year, I asked career expert Toni […]
It’s not a pure EV, but in the early part of this decade, Chevrolet’s Volt offered one of the few mass-produced electric driving experiences on the market. Now in its second generation, GM’s “extended-range electric vehicle” — which packs a 1.5-liter gas generator — has seen its status dwindle as all-electric competitors rivals sprout like dandelions […]
KINSTON, North Carolina—They would wake up at five or six in the morning. They didn’t know where they were going, but they knew how far it was, what time the day had to start. Yesenia Cuello’s mother would fix breakfast, or if the girls were up early they would do it themselves to help her […]
Flickr/Christoph Sammer Globetrotters are always looking for new, under-the-radar travel destinations that provide a chance to escape the crowds and sea of selfie sticks. As summer kicks off, Business Insider asked friends, colleagues, and some of the world’s top travel experts for their favourite — and most overlooked — European destinations that can be seen […]
GETTY The Greek Peloponnese isn’t on everyone’s list but has a real pull Until recently, it wasn’t on my radar either. In fact, it wasn’t until a friend’s family trekked the Peloponnese, and fell so in love with the region that they moved there, that I began planning a trip of my own. Luckily, it’s […]
The founder of AOL and the author of ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ are touring the country with a $150 million seed fund for startups in overlooked American cities
_ Revolution This post is part of Business Insider’s ongoing series on Better Capitalism. AOL cofounder Steve Case runs the Washington, DC-based venture capital firm Revolution, which focuses on businesses outside of Silicon Valley. Last December, he announced that he and “Hillbilly Elegy” author JD Vance were overseeing a $ 150 million Rise of the Rest […]