Utah falsely obtained $50M in federal criminal justice grants, lawsuit says

Adobe Stock Inmate’s allegations prompted U.S. Department of Justice investigation SALT LAKE CITY — Several state criminal justice agencies, including the Utah Attorney General’s Office, falsely obtained more than $50 million in federal stimulus money earmarked for states struggling in the wake of the 2008 economic crisis, according to a recently unsealed lawsuit. The complaint […]

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Insiders explain how fractional-share trading went from fringe to must-have — and who’s actually doing it in an industry where everyone wants to be an early mover

The rise of self-directed fractional-share trading is a product of the fiercely competitive, margin-pressured environment that startup and legacy brokerages alike are operating in today. Players like Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab have raced to announce their own offerings — marketed largely at customers still building up wealth — in recent months, or have hinted […]

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Here’s everything we know about the net worth and personal finances of each 2020 Democratic presidential candidate

There are currently eight major candidates vying for the Democratic presidential nomination — and they all come from markedly different financial backgrounds. The net worth of 2020 candidates ranges from Mayor Pete Buttigieg, whose net worth was estimated at around $100,000, to former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who is worth an estimated $64.2 […]

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The future of luxury fashion: FIT’s up-and-coming designers brought inclusion — and controversy — to New York Fashion Week

On February 7, the Fashion Institute of Technology held its first “Fine Art of Fashion and Technology” fashion show during New York Fashion Week to honor its inaugural fashion design MFA class, which graduated in 2019. The showcase included nearly 90 looks by 10 different designers. Some common themes displayed on the runway included sustainability, […]

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Inside the ‘creator retreat’ for influencers trying to replicate the collaborative success of Hype House and the Vlog Squad and make as much content as possible

Collaborative houses, such as Hype House and Team 10, have grown in popularity as ways for social media stars to live and work in close proximity for the sake of easily making content together. A group of TikTok famous siblings, The Skorys, mimicked this idea by hosting a small “creator retreat” in Arizona and bringing […]

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Nissan is launching a subscription service that lets you switch to a different car every day. Here’s how it works. (NSANY)

Nissan is launching a subscription service, allowing drivers to switch to a different car every day. The program, called “Nissan Switch,” will cost $699 or $899 a month depending on which tier you choose, and will be launching in Houston as a test-run. The “Select” tier will offer access to models like the Altima, Rogue, […]

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The Air Force just started testing its new Grey Wolf helicopter, the replacement for the Huey

The MH-139A Grey Wolf, the helicopter that will replace the Air Force’s UH-1N Huey fleet, conducted its first combined test flight in Florida this month. The new helicopter closes the Huey’s capability gaps in the areas of speed, range, endurance, payload, and survivability in support of the command’s ICBM missions. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]

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