Google once rejected this founder for a job — but then went on to acquire his first startup and partner with his 2nd

Pointy Irish entrepreneur Mark Cummins is the founder of Pointy, a startup that helps bricks-and-mortar retailers show what they have in stock online. Cummins is a serial entrepreneur and sold his first startup, visual search app Plink, to Google in 2010. Ironically, he was rejected for a job at Google years earlier as a graduate […]

33 years ago, rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia’s Palace of Justice — here’s how the terrifying siege went down

33 years ago, rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia’s Palace of Justice — here’s how the terrifying siege went down NOW WATCH: Pablo Escobar: The life and death of one of the biggest cocaine kingpins in history See Also: Share your opinion! Become a BI Insider today! The 50 best video games of […]

Dolphins head coach Adam Gase went on a bizarre rant after Ryan Tannehill came down with a mysterious, sudden injury and could not play

AP Photo/Steven Senne Brock Osweiler had to jump into the starting role on short notice after Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill was a late scratch due to a shoulder injury. Osweiler played one of the best games of his career, leading the Dolphins to an overtime victory over the Chicago Bears. After the game, head […]

HTGAWM Season 5 Premiere Recap: A Little Party Went and Killed Somebody

Class is officially back in session for Middleton University’s law students. And the start of a new school year means another grisly incident is right around the corner — at least, that’s how it works on How to Get Away With Murder. Murder returned for its fifth season on Thursday night, and you wouldn’t be blamed for […]

‘His trial balloon went over like the Hindenburg’: Democrats are skeptical of Michael Bloomberg’s potential 2020 run

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Michael Bloomberg, the former Republican mayor of New York, is considering a run for the presidency in 2020 as a centrist Democrat, despite an energized left wing and a crowded field.   Many Democratic strategists say Bloomberg has no path to victory.  “It’s hard to imagine someone more out of touch with the […]

Photos over 70 years show how North Korea’s Kim family went from starving guerilla fighters to going toe-to-toe with Trump

The North Korean state has defied all the odds and constant forecasts of its impending doom to celebrate the 70th anniversary of its founding on September 9, 2018. North Korea has a dark and tortured history going back millennia as regional powers like China and Japan have sought to dominate it.  The story of North […]

John McCain was finally laid to rest next to his best friend at the military academy where he went to school

Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nathan Burke/U.S. Navy via AP Senator John McCain was buried on Sunday at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. McCain trained there as a young man in the 1950s, and met his best friend Chuck Larson. Larson later became a US Admiral, and chose burial plots at the academy […]

Inside Meghan Markle’s secret trip to Canada – this is the person she went to visit

Meghan Markle, 37, and Prince Harry, 33, are back in the spotlight, after a relaxing few weeks to themselves over the summer. During August the couple jetted off to Lake Como to spend time with close friends George and Amal Clooney, and also visited Prince Charles and Camilla in the Scottish Highlands. The Duchess of […]

A tense internal meeting between Google CEO Sundar Pichai and employees went sideways as execs addressed rumors about the company’s China plans (GOOG, GOOGL)

Kimberly White/Reuters Google CEO Sundar Pichai and cofounder Sergey Brin met with employees during an all-hands meeting on Thursday and discussed reports that Google planned to launch a censored search engine in China. Pichai told staff that the company is not close to launching a search product in China. The meeting grew tense as Pichai […]