economy

THE CROWDSOURCED DELIVERY REPORT: How crowdsourcing is helping to improve the troublesome last mile of e-commerce delivery

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. As the steady rise of e-commerce pushes logistics companies and their retail partners to deliver more parcels, faster, speedy delivery is becoming a major competitive advantage.  And no company has …

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From smoking a ‘peace pipe’ with the North Koreans to Jared Kushner getting stuck in security — here are Trump’s best jokes from his roast at the Gridiron dinner

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik The Gridiron Club and Foundation, a charitable journalistic organization, hosted its 133rd anniversary dinner at The Renaissance Washington Hotel on Saturday. President Donald Trump gave a joke-filled speech to members of the press and many top members of his administration who were in attendance. Here are the …

economy

THE SOCIAL VIDEO REPORT: Content, distribution, and monetization across Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, and Instagram

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. The “pivot to video” is digital media’s megatrend of the moment. Globally, 47.4 minutes of online video will be watched daily in 2017, a 20% year-over-year …

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Over 1 million children and pregnant women are on the brink of losing health insurance

Susan Walsh/AP If Congress doesn’t reauthorize funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), at least 1.2 million children could lose healthcare coverage. A handful of states are expected to run out of money by early next year. Medical officials in those states are beginning to send termination notices to …

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We’re learning more about what the Trump team knew when — and the evidence is damning

George Frey/Getty Images The evidence that Donald Trump and his team of associates conspired to let Moscow attack American democracy is quite strong. We know Kremlin agents reached out to offer information on Hillary Clinton and that the Trump campaign’s data firm reached out to Wikileaks about Clinton. Flynn admits …