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Pictures show high-profile titans of business and politics arrive for Trump's first state dinner as president

The State Dining Room at the White House is set for the first State Dinner that President Donald Trump will host as president.Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump held their first state dinner on Tuesday night, honoring the French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte, amid the swanky, gold-themed […]

8 Marvel Cinematic Universe movies you should watch before 'Infinity War'

Red Skull is the villain in “Captain America: The First Avenger,” and he’s interested in one of the Infinity Stones.Marvel Studios Not planning a two-day Marvel Cinematic Universe marathon right before seeing “Avengers: Infinity War?”</span> Nobody has time for that.  To accommodate fans who want to freshen up their knowledge, we collected a list of […]

Here's what we know about Alek Minassian, the 25-year-old suspect in the Toronto van attack

Screenshot via Twitter/CBC News Police have identified 25-year-old Alek Minassian as the suspect in a Toronto van attack that killed 10 and injured 15 on Monday. The suspect was arrested by police and is in custody.  Police have identified 25-year-old Alek Minassian as the suspect in a Toronto van attack that killed 10 and injured […]

10 celebrities who got tattoos of their significant others etched into their skin

Justin Bieber has an angelic version of his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez. Miami Beach Police Department and Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images Sometimes, a tattoo will last longer than a relationship. Even though many of these couples are no longer together, many love struck celebs thought they’d commemorate their devotion with permanent ink (though sometimes they chose to […]

The 'Westworld' season 2 premiere ended with a surprising revelation for Bernard — here's what it means

Bernard (Jeffrey Wright) and Charlotte (Tessa Thompson) on the Westworld season two premiere. John P. Johnson/HBO Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO’s “Westworld” season two, episode one, “Journey Into Night.” The second season of “Westworld” kicked off with many surprises, including an important conversation between the young Ford host and William. But the episode also made […]

THE DIGITAL TRUST REPORT: Insight into user confidence in top social platforms (FB, GOOG, GOOGL, LNKD, TWTR, SNAP)

BI Intelligence This report was created for BI Intelligence subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Trust is timely. In an era in which fake news is trending, and brands are pulling advertising from large publishers because they don’t want their messaging associated with offensive content, trust is a critical factor that brands consider when re-evaluating […]

A look at the crazy and bizarre food you can eat at MLB games this summer

AP Photo/Elaine Thompson This weekend the baseball world will come to New York City for the first annual MLB FoodFest. The event will welcome every team in major league baseball to show off the best ballpark food they have to offer, pushing the definition of what qualifies as a “hot dog” to its outer limits […]

25 skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2018 — and the online courses to get them

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Pexels It can be difficult to discern which skills companies need most in 2018. LinkedIn used billions of data points from its 500+ million members to determine which hard […]

Automakers are facing an unprecedented shift in the industry — and it's great news for consumers

The new Jaguar I-PACE.Hollis Johnson/Business Insider The auto industry is usually thought of as a cyclical business, but the current US sales boom has lasted longer than expected. This has enabled a novel period of long-term strategic planning. “The auto industry is cyclical.” You hear that all the time in the business world. Translation: in […]

Amazon Prime's 100 million members are just the tip of the iceberg (AMZN)

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This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence “E-Commerce Briefing” subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. BI Intelligence Amazon.com has surpassed 100 million paid Prime subscribers globally, according to Jeff Bezos’ Annual Letter to Shareholders. The letter also detailed several milestones for the e-commerce giant’s international growth: […]