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Bachelor star Maddy Carver disses Locky and Irena’s relationship

While it seems like nothing could get in the way of Locklan ‘Locky’ Gilbert and his Bachelor winner Irena Srbinovska … former Bachie contestant Maddy Carver has other thoughts.While chatting to Hobart’s Jimmy & Nath on Thursday, the 25-year-old school teacher admitted that she “can’t see them getting married.”RELATED: ‘Angry text’ Bach star sent Locky“Locky…

Emily in Paris is pure escapism

There is a lot to like about Netflix series Emily in Paris.First up, it is as visually delectable as the window of any French patisserie, every frame splashed with warm, bright colours, attractive actors and beautiful clothes.Second, it’s a seductive postcard tour of Paris where characters frequently walk the banks of the Seine with iconic…

Stop blaming the moderator. The debate debacle was Donald Trump’s fault and no one else’s

“Mr President. Mr President. President Trump. Please,” Chris Wallace pleaded.Yesterday’s atrocity of a presidential debate was littered with quotes like this from the moderator as he tried, with no success whatsoever, to get Donald Trump to shut up.“Mr President, can you let him finish sir?”“Let him speak.”“Please let him speak, Mr President.”“Let me ask my…

Sydney man Thomas McGuirk speaks out, ‘deeply sorry’ for ‘vile’ Tinder messages

The Sydney man who sent multiple women “disgusting” messages when they rejected his advances has spoken out about the shocking incident that went viral and cost him his job and reputation. On Friday, Ebonie Sanderson shared audio messages she received from a man named Tom in which he could be heard calling her a “disgusting…

Gold prices climb as investors weigh the outlook for the economy and interest rates

Metals Stocks Published: May 14, 2020 at 2:23 p.m. ET Silver futures up over 3% to erase week-to-date loss Gold futures top $1,740 an ounce Thursday AFP via Getty Images Gold futures climbed on Thursday to their highest finish in three weeks as investors digested an economic report on the U.S. labor market, which highlights…

Remdesivir Distribution Hits Early Snags : Shots

Stoppers are placed on filled vials of the experimental drug remdesivir at a Gilead Sciences factory. Gilead Sciences/AP hide caption toggle caption Gilead Sciences/AP Stoppers are placed on filled vials of the experimental drug remdesivir at a Gilead Sciences factory. Gilead Sciences/AP States are beginning to receive cases of an experimental COVID-19 drug that the…

The 20 cities where Americans are saving the most time by not commuting

American workers in 2018 spent almost two hours a week just on commuting to work. Reuters / Robert Galbraith As many Americans are staying at home during the novel coronavirus pandemic, workers are saving time that they would normally spend commuting to and from their offices.Business Insider used data from the Census Bureau's American Community…

Coronavirus investing, stock-picking strategy from manager Todd Ahlsten

Todd Ahlsten of Parnassus Investments has run one of the best-performing mutual funds of the last 20 years, succeeding through multiple crises and recessions.He credits those triumphs to an approach based on critical businesses and technologies, as well as innovation and the avoidance of highly levered companies. Along the way he's made some prescient market…

Ex-IBM exec shares career advice: Embrace emerging technologies

This story is available exclusively on Business Insider Prime. Join BI Prime and start reading now. Former IBM exec Marie Wieck led the company's efforts around software, cloud computing, and blockchain.Wieck always seized opportunities to learn, even if it meant going out of her comfort zone.That approach may help today's professionals succeed. The pandemic and…

CEO: 3 lessons from remote work to bring back to office

Chris Litster. Courtesy of Chris Litster Chris Litster is CEO of Buildium, a platform that helps property managers become more efficient and profitable.Working remotely has made us appreciate working together in-person more, and made us realize we're all a lot more similar.From crawling kids to decorative home offices, this period has brought us closer together; now it's…

High school student Avi Schiffman made a coronavirus tracker

Avi Schiffmann, a teenager in Washington State, created a coronavirus tracker website that has more than 30 million visitors each day.He turned down the chance to make millions from ads to preserve the site's UI.Schiffmann thinks the connections with VCs and investors might be helpful to him in the future. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more…

What to Expect from Today’s Unemployment Numbers: Live Updates

Right NowThe S&P 500 fell about 1 percent after nearly 3 million more unemployment claims were reported.Stocks fall after another grim report on joblessness.Stocks fell for a third day in a row on Thursday, adding to a downdraft that has come as Wall Street investors have been forced to confront what they were able to…
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Bachelor star Maddy Carver disses Locky and Irena’s relationship

While it seems like nothing could get in the way of Locklan ‘Locky’ Gilbert and his Bachelor winner Irena Srbinovska … former Bachie contestant Maddy Carver has other thoughts.While chatting to Hobart’s Jimmy & Nath on Thursday, the 25-year-old school teacher admitted that she “can’t see them getting married.”RELATED: ‘Angry text’ Bach star sent Locky“Locky…

Emily in Paris is pure escapism

There is a lot to like about Netflix series Emily in Paris.First up, it is as visually delectable as the window of any French patisserie, every frame splashed with warm, bright colours, attractive actors and beautiful clothes.Second, it’s a seductive postcard tour of Paris where characters frequently walk the banks of the Seine with iconic…

Stop blaming the moderator. The debate debacle was Donald Trump’s fault and no one else’s

“Mr President. Mr President. President Trump. Please,” Chris Wallace pleaded.Yesterday’s atrocity of a presidential debate was littered with quotes like this from the moderator as he tried, with no success whatsoever, to get Donald Trump to shut up.“Mr President, can you let him finish sir?”“Let him speak.”“Please let him speak, Mr President.”“Let me ask my…