December 2, 2021

How to find your friends' birthdays on Facebook, and change or hide your own birthday

You can can use Facebook to check your friends' birthdays. Cavan Images/Getty Images You'll find Facebook friends' birthdays in "Events," or via the search function, […]
December 2, 2021

Legendary short-seller Jim Chanos reveals he is betting against DraftKings and DoorDash

Jim Chanos. CNBC/Getty The legendary investor who anticipated the Enron collapse 20 years ago has two new short positions. Jim Chanos said he's betting against […]
December 2, 2021

New York governor activates 120 National Guard members to work in nursing homes amid labor shortage

National Guard soldiers help to sign up people for their vaccination appointment at the York College coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination site in Queens. John Moore/Getty Images […]
December 2, 2021

Burger King will sell Whoppers at a throwback price of 37 cents this weekend

Burger King rebrand. Burger King Burger King will sell Whoppers for their original price on Friday and Saturday. Whoppers now cost around $6, depending on […]
December 2, 2021

The student-loan company responsible for taking on 6 million borrowers' accounts next year says it 'couldn't agree more' with Elizabeth Warren's repayment concerns: 'It is imperative we get it right'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren. GREG NASH/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Navient is transferring 6 million student-loan borrowers' accounts to Maximus next year. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has expressed […]
December 2, 2021

The labor shortage is permanent, survey suggests

Rachel Flores Labor shortages have persisted for months, as employers scramble to hire and retain workers. A new survey shows unemployed workers may not return […]
December 2, 2021

Former Gov. Andrew Cuomo's spokesperson confirms the Justice Department opened a civil 'inquiry' into sexual harassment claims

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images The US DOJ opened a civil case against former NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo in August, his […]
December 2, 2021

The 8 best laptops in 2021 for work, entertainment, and gaming

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. Lenovo; Apple; Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Dell's XPS 13 still balances performance, power, and portability better than any […]
December 2, 2021

Top Democrat calls on Biden administration to fire the Trump-era head of federal prisons, citing inmate abuse and the death of Jeffrey Epstein

A November 2021 investigation by the AP described the federal Bureau of Prisons as a "hotbed of abuse, graft and corruption." AP Photo/Gerry Broome Sen. […]
December 2, 2021

Dow soars 618 points as investors sidestep concerns of 2nd US Omicron case

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Andrew Burton/Getty Images US stocks soared on Thursday as investors shrugged off concerns of […]