Ex-boss was told Wettlaufer was on a ‘do not hire’ list under maiden name, inquiry hears

A public inquiry looking into how Elizabeth Wettlaufer was able to kill eight elderly patients in her care heard conflicting accounts Thursday about whether the ex-nurse was on a “do not hire” list used by one of Canada’s largest nursing home owners early in her career.

Just don’t do it: 5 times US sportswear giant Nike came under fire

US sportswear giant Nike recently made the headlines for refusing to supply the Iran football team with boots – an issue which has reemerged ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup. The issue is the result of long-standing US sanctions against Iran, but has resurfaced at the worst possible time for the sportswear company, on the […]

Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 keynote in under 11 minutes

Microsoft’s E3 keynote is in the rear-view. Join editors Billy Steele and Nick Summers as they break down the most important announcements. Or, if you haven’t got 11 minutes, here’s an even shorter rundown: What did we expect to happen? At E3 this year, Microsoft defied expectations. Last December it was revealed that the company […]

Bill Clinton downplays ill-tempered NBC interview on Monica Lewinsky, says he ‘got hot under the collar’

Bill Clinton lashed out yesterday at an NBC interviewer who was grilling him on the Monica Lewinsky scandal. He told NBC’s Craig Melvin that he “ignored gaping facts” in describing the scandal and was “giving one side” of the story. Clinton made headlines by saying he still does not feel the need to apologize to […]

20 stylish and affordable swimsuits for men that all cost under $75

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. Memorial Day typically marks the unofficial start of summer, so if you haven’t started shopping for the change of seasons, it’s time to get started. One of the most important […]

‘Caged migrant children’ go viral… until picture turns out taken under Obama, not Trump

Journalists, Obama’s former speechwriter and other public figures all quietly deleted their misplaced horror at images of caged migrant children in the US when they found out the picture was taken under President Obama. CNN journalist Hadas Gold, NYT Magazine editor-in-chief Jake Silverstein, Obama’s speechwriter Jon Favreau, Women’s March co-founder Linda Sarsour and former LA […]

Sleep Tight pits kids against monsters from under the bed on July 26

When the creepy-crawlies come out from under the bed, some kids might pull the covers over their heads. But not the ones in Sleep Tight. In this twin-stick shooter, you fight back against the bogeyman by building forts and arming yourself with an arsenal of toy weapons. It’s developer We Are Fuzzy’s debut game, and […]