December 3, 2021

The drop in retail jobs in November shows how the pandemic has dramatically changed how Americans spend their money

The seasonally adjusted number showed that retail workers fell by 20,000 in November. David Zalubowski/Associated Press The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the number […]
December 3, 2021

A massive antenna in China can use Earth itself to send signals to submarines thousands of miles away

Chinese sailors salute on top of a submarine during the fleet's review of the China-Russia joint naval exercise in the Yellow Sea April 26, 2012. […]
December 3, 2021

I'm a sleep researcher and these smart lights help me fall asleep faster and also work as sunrise alarm clocks

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Suzy Hernandez/Insider The […]
December 3, 2021

Kevin McCarthy avoided condemning Lauren Boebert's Islamophobic comments about Ilhan Omar, instead praising her for a phone call that ultimately went off the rails

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy Drew Angerer/Getty Images McCarthy avoided condemning Lauren Boebert's Islamophobic comments about Ilhan Omar. "She apologized publicly, she apologized personally," McCarthy […]
December 3, 2021

Elon Musk says the first Tesla Cybertrucks will have 4 motors and be able to 'drive diagonally like a crab'

Tesla CEO Elon Musk stands in front of the Cybertruck during its unveiling on November 21, 2019. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images Elon Musk […]
December 3, 2021

Most Omicron cases so far have been mild, but experts say it will take weeks to understand how severe the variant can be

A healthcare worker conducts a COVID-19 test on a traveller at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg on November 28, 2021, Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty […]
December 3, 2021

The 13 best places to buy furniture online, for every style and every budget

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Pottery Barn Plenty […]
December 3, 2021

There are 10 million jobs open in the US. The problem is that many people's lives are not set up for work right now.

Pedestrians walk by a "Now Hiring" sign outside a store on August 16, 2021 in Arlington, Virginia. Olivier Douliery/AFP/Getty Images 10 million job openings in […]
December 3, 2021

Impatience can hurt your prospects and your health, but a psychologist says there's a way to stop it

Everyone has moments when they just can't keep their cool any longer. Malte Mueller Life is full of annoyances, but some find it harder to […]
December 3, 2021

Lawyer who hatched a plan to throw the 2020 election to Trump pleads the 5th in Congress' Capitol riot probe

John Eastman appeared onstage with Rudy Giuliani at the pro-Trump rally that preceded the January 6 attack on the Capitol. Jim Bourg/Reuters A Trump-aligned lawyer […]