Shares in Juventus FC have doubled since it bought Cristiano Ronaldo, and it’s probably only the beginning (IT0000336, IT0000336)

Getty Images Cristiano Ronaldo is up-and-running in the Serie A goalscoring charts. But the Portuguese striker’s greatest work is arguably being done away from the pitch. This is because shares in Juventus have doubled since his arrival. The club’s market capitalisation is now €1.5 billion ($ 1.75 billion). But this is probably just the beginning […]

Selena Gomez wore a turtleneck sweater that probably costs more than your rent

Michael Buckner/Getty Images On Saturday, artist Petra Collins posted a photo of her close friend Selena Gomez to her Instagram Story. In the photo, Gomez is seen sitting on the sidewalk wearing a casual gray hoodie and denim shorts. Though her outfit looks simple, Gomez’s clothing is actually very pricey — her sweater, sunglasses, and […]

KSI and Logan Paul probably banked up to $11 million from their YouTube boxing match

YouTube/Logan Paul Business Insider has calculated that YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul made as much as $ 11 million from their boxing match on Saturday. Media estimates suggest around 20,000 fans attended the match, and more than 770,000 paid to watch the live stream on YouTube. The pair will have made even more cash from […]

Most people probably haven’t heard of the FoundersCard — but its members have access to excellent VIP benefits and exclusive discounts

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. FoundersCard FoundersCard is an exclusive membership for startup founders, CEOs, entrepreneurs, and just about anyone with that “innovator” mindset. In addition to getting access to private networking events, FoundersCard members […]

It’s not your imagination — scientists say other people are probably watching, even when you think they aren’t

Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design/Flickr A psychology study suggests that we underestimate how much people pay attention to us. We think we walk around in an "invisibility cloak." But when they do pay attention to us, people aren't necessarily focusing on the flaws that we're fixating on. There are some benefits to realizing […]

Emma Watson stole show the show at Wimbledon in a 3-piece suit — and you probably totally missed it

Clive Mason/Getty Images Emma Watson stole the show with her outfit while attending day 12 of Wimbledon on Saturday. The actress wore a white three-piece suit by Ralph Lauren. Her ensemble is reminiscent of Meghan Markle’s recent affinity of pantsuits.  This year’s Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships has been quite eventful. Not only did Kate Middleton and […]

20 Medical Benefits of Marijuana You Probably Never Knew

DISCLAIMER: This article is solely based on the medical benefits of marijuana for those with a valid medical prescription. We are highlighting the positive aspects only, based on researches and scientific evidences. Please note, Lifehack does not promote consumption of marijuana for recreational purposes.  Before I begin, let me take you to 2737 BC. It […]

Mexico’s new president will probably keep its secretive billion-dollar oil hedge going

REUTERS/Henry Romero Mexico buys put options from US financial institutions on oil.  A change in government may see that hedge out soon.  Ultimately, it looks as if the hedging strategy will remain in place.  The Mexican oil hedge, or the Hacienda Hedge, is considered the biggest hedging bet on Wall Street as well as perhaps the […]

Roe v. Wade probably won’t get overturned — but here’s what could happen to slowly chip away at abortion rights if the Supreme Court becomes largely conservative

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court would solidify a 5-4 conservative majority if he were confirmed.  This makeup of the court has many pro-abortion-rights activists concerned that abortion access and even the landmark case Roe v. Wade could be in danger. Legal experts, however, told Business […]

Monsanto accused of ‘fraud & bullying’ during court hearing on ‘probably carcinogenic’ weed killer

Agrochemical giant Monsanto has engaged in “scientific fraud” and bullying, in attempts to conceal that its popular weed killer Roundup has potential links to cancer, a lawyer has argued, in a landmark lawsuit against the company. The global chemical corporation has “specifically gone out of its way to bully … and to fight independent researchers,” said […]