Politics: Trump has reportedly decided to fire Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen — and it could come as soon as this week

Kirstjen Nielsen's role in the Trump administration has been uncertain since at least May, when she reportedly drafted a resignation letter. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is reportedly being forced out of her position soon, sources said in a Washington Post report. Nielsen's departure is expected as soon as this...

Out of over 7,500 students, only 201 are graduating with first class in UI

The Vice Chancellor of the University says only 201 students are graduating with first class from the institution. As the University of Ibadan begins its Convocation ceremonies on Monday, November 12, 2018, the institution’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Idowu Olayinka has announced that only 201 students are graduating with first class...

Lifestyle: Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico, are responding to reports of a shooting

Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico, are responding to a shooting. Multiple people have been taken to a hospital and an investigation is underway. Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico, are responding to reports of a shooting. The call was reported at the 3200 block of Broadway SE at 6:15 p.m. local...

Politics: Acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker will consult with DOJ ethics officials about whether he should recuse himself from the Russia probe

If Matthew Whitaker were to recuse himself, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein would resume oversight of the Russia investigation. Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will consult with top DOJ ethics officials about whether he should recuse himself from the Russia investigation, a department spokesperson said. The news is significant –...

Tech: Despite predictions and controversy, PewDiePie has yet to lose his spot as YouTube's 'biggest star'

PewDiePie became the first YouTube channel to reach 70 million subscribers, despite the creator's controversial history of making offensive comments. YouTube's biggest star is still PewDiePie, who just reached 70 million subscribers. Researchers have predicted that PewDiePie, aka Felix Kjellberg, would be dethroned by the Indian music channel T-Series, but...

Lifestyle: 11 unforgettable quotes about life from Marvel legend Stan Lee

The Marvel legend died at 95 years old. Here are some of Stan Lee's wisest, iconic, and memorable quotes given during interviews. Stan Lee died at the age of 95 on Monday. Throughout his life, the legendary creator of many beloved Marvel superheroes won fans over with his passion for...

Finance: When Michelle Obama told her mother she hated being a lawyer, her mom told her to 'make the money, worry about being happy later'

In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, former First Lady Michelle Obama shared an anecdote about telling her mother that she hated being a lawyer. Former First Lady Michelle Obama shared an anecdote about telling her mother that she hated being a lawyer in her early career in an interview with...

Lifestyle: 3 great TV shows to watch on Netflix this week, including a new season of 'The Great British Baking Show'

From "The Great British Baking Show" to The CW's royal drama "Reign," here are three TV shows you can binge-watch on Netflix. There’s so much TV to choose from that it’s really easy to get stuck on what to start watching. But we're here to make your streaming dreams come...

Politics: A judge just slapped down Republicans' claims of fraud in Florida amid an increasingly chaotic recount

A Florida judge denied Gov. Rick Scott's request that law enforcement seize ballots and voting equipment when they're not being used. A Florida judge denied Gov. Rick Scott's request that law enforcement seize and monitor ballots and voting equipment when they're not being used in the state's midterm recount effort....

Politics: Bernie Sanders says the 'simple truth' is Trump is an ‘authoritarian leader,’ and several experts tell INSIDER they largely agree

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday said the "simple truth" is that President Donald Trump is an "authoritarian leader" who does not care about democracy. Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday said the "simple truth" is that President Donald Trump is an " target="_blank"authoritarian leader" who does not care about democracy. Experts...

Tech: Here's why virtual reality still hasn't taken off, despite being around for nearly 2 decades

Virtual reality has existed for nearly two decades, but it still hasn't proven to be "the future of technology." Here are a few reasons why. Virtual reality has existed for nearly two decades, but it still hasn't proven to be "the future of technology" as most were expecting. Some up-and-coming...

Strategy: Lowe's has kicked off an entire month of Black Friday deals (LOW)

Lowe's is swapping out a Black Friday event for Black November deals for the first time ever. Lowe's will close on Thanksgiving itself. Lowe's is opting to spread its Black Friday discounts throughout November. The home-improvement retailer will also close its doors on Thanksgiving this year. The strategy reflects the...

Finance: Alibaba slides ahead of its Singles Day shopping event (BABA)

Alibaba, the largest e-commerce site in China, dropped 3% Friday as traders positioned themselves ahead of the company's Singles Day event. Alibaba will hold its Singles Day shopping event on Sunday. November 11 was originally a Chinese holiday for singles, and Alibaba has turned it into the world's largest online...

Tech: The inside story behind the Marvel movie you were never supposed to see

There's a feature-length "Fantastic Four" movie that never got released. A Marvel executive reportedly destroyed all the prints. Marvel comic book, "The Fantastic Four," was adapted into a movie in 1993 with a $1 million budget, but was never officially released. German producer, Bernd Eichinger, failed to get Hollywood backing,...

Lifestyle: New guidelines say you don't have to work out as long as you think, but there's a big catch

The government released a new edition of "Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans" with specific recommendations for those with disabilities or chronic illnesses. On Monday, the government released a new edition of Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans that says any amount of physical activity is beneficial, as long as it is...

Lifestyle: Lime issues its second scooter recall in less than a month

Handlebars on scooters made by Okai are breaking off from the riding platform, leading to a recall. Lime did not say how many scooters are affected. Reuters Lime has recalled scooters made by Okai after a rash of handlebars breaking from the riding platform. The company did not say how...

Udom’s commitment to God and the people

The governor has shown these past three and half years that he is not the conventional politician who would discard the oath of office the moment he leaves the inauguration grounds. When Udom Emmanuel took the oath of office as Akwa-Ibom State Governor on May 29, 2015, he knew that...

Lifestyle: 15 people reveal the best marriage advice they ever received from their parents

When it comes to marriage advice, parents are a great resource. Here, 15 people share the best marriage advice they ever received from their parents. Shutterstock When it comes to marriage advice, parents are a great resource. After all, they have a lot of life experience to share. Here, 15...

My govt will solve Nigeria's 7 monstrous challenges – Ezekwesili

Ezekwesili said this while presenting her policy speech to newsmen in Lagos on Mondy. Obiageli ‘Oby’ Ezekwesili, the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, has identified and proffered solutions to seven "monstrous challenges" facing Nigeria.This was part of her policy speech, which she read out to the...

Finance: Wildfires in California have destroyed thousands of homes, and the devastating pattern is making fire insurance more expensive and complicated than ever

As three California wildfires continue to ravage California, here's what homeowners need to know about fire insurance. Three California wildfires continue to ravage California, destroying more than 6,800 structures and displacing hundreds of thousands of people. With heightened wildfire activity across California, obtaining insurance is tougher than ever — more...

Lifestyle: We tested the new $90,000 Lincoln Navigator for a week to see if this Car of the Year runner-up delivered both luxury and performance — here's the verdict (F)

We tested the new $90,000 Lincoln Navigator for a week and the SUV embodies Lincoln's "quiet luxury" philosophy at a massive scale. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Editorial note: Business Insider will name its 2018 Car of the Year on Monday, November 19. Each day this week, we're taking another look at...

Finance: Apple sinks after one of its facial-recognition suppliers cuts its outlook (AAPL)

Apple slid 5% after facial-recognition supplier Lumentum cut its outlook, citing a reduced shipment request from one of its biggest customers. Apple facial-recognition supplier Lumentum slashed its quarterly outlook, citing a reduced shipment request from one of its biggest customers. In an annual filing, Lumentum listed Apple as its largest...

Tech: A top Apple executive unwittingly provided a perfect explanation for why the iPad is a bad computer replacement (AAPL)

For the past couple of years, Apple has been pushing the idea that the iPad, particularly the iPad Pro, can replace your computer or laptop. But in a Wired interview, Apple SVP Craig Federighi Apple's SVP of software engineering Craig Federighi gave an interesting answer to Wired when asked if...

Lifestyle: Michael B. Jordan says he's planning on moving out of his parents' house and into a 'bachelor pad'

Michael B. Jordan bought a house for him and his parents in Sherman Oaks, California in 2016. Now, the "Creed II" star is preparing to live on his own in a new home. Michael B. Jordan told GQ that he's planning on moving into a bachelor pad that will probably...

Former Kaduna PDP gubernatorial aspirant dumps party

According to him, the mistrust emanated from the refusal of the party leaders in the state to put the term of consensus which led to his stepping down for Ashiru into writing prior to the party’s gubernatorial primaries. Dr Muhammad Sani-Bello, a former gubernatorial aspirant under the platform of the...