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Kim Kardashian posted adorable photos from a photo shoot with North West: 'I always dreamed of having a baby girl'

Kim Kardashian West gave birth to North West on June 15, 2013.James Devaney/GC Images Kim Kardashian West posted a set of photos with her eldest daughter and “bff,” North West, on social media. “North came to visit me on set & said momma can we do a photo shoot together just me & you!” Kardashian […]

16 celebrity babies we can't wait to meet in 2019

These couples will be having babies in 2019.Jane Barlow – WPA Pool/Getty Images) Sixteen celebrity babies are on their way in 2019. Links to announcements, Instagram posts of the soon-to-be-moms and dads. One of the unborn babies already has 63k followers on Instagram. There were so many celebrity babies born in 2018, and 2019 promises […]

17 cool last-minute gifts for the music lover in your life

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. Vinyl Me, Please Most of us listen to music in some capacity and can say we like it. But there are the people who just listen casually to […]

10 things in tech you need to know today

Vine and HQ Trivia cofounder Colin Kroll has died.Bryan Steffy/Getty Images for Variety Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. The cofounder of HQ Trivia and Vine Colin Kroll has died at the age of 34. Kroll was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Saturday night. A report […]

The most expensive house for sale in New Jersey is a sprawling $29.5 million estate with a private English-style pub, and it's only 25 miles from NYC

It’s only 25 miles outside of NYC, but you’d never guess it from looking at the grounds.Special Properties Real Estate Services The most expensive home for sale in New Jersey is a $ 29.5 million mansion in Mahwah. The sprawling estate sits on a 46-acre property that includes an outdoor infinity pool, horse paddocks, an […]

Trump's newest chief of staff called him a 'terrible human being' days before winning presidency

Mick Mulvaney.Alex Wong/Getty Images In 2016, Mick Mulvaney, President Donald Trump’s acting White House chief of staff, called then-presidential candidate Donald Trump “flawed” and said he was going to support him despite “the fact that I think he’s a terrible human being.” The comments were made six days before the 2016 presidential election. Footage of […]

Daimler is trying to set the standard for EV batteries (BMWYY, DMLRY, VWAPY)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. German auto behemoth Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, plans to buy a whopping $ 23 billion worth of electric vehicle (EV) batteries through 2030, according […]

The top 5 startups disrupting healthcare using AI, digital therapeutics, health insurance, and genomics

This is a preview of the ‘Digital Health Startups to Watch’ research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about digital health startups and healthcare technology disruption, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. The healthcare industry is facing disruption due to accelerating technological innovation and growing demand for improved delivery of […]

The 'father of the internet' says that Google employee backlash to its defense work was just 'a lot of misunderstanding' (GOOGL)

Vint Cerf, one of the fathers of the internet, this week defended Google’s work on Project Maven — its controversial pilot program with the Pentagon.  Employee objections to the work, which involved developing artificial-intelligence technologies for use by the Defense Department, were based on a misunderstanding of the nature of the work, said Cerf, who […]

Bernie Sanders stood beside an image of a Yemeni child as the debate on ending US involvement in the Saudi-led war intensifies

Senator Bernie Sanders displays a photo depicting children affected by famine because of the Saudi-led war in Yemen.Screenshot/C-Span Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on Wednesday displayed a giant photo of an emaciated child impacted by the Saudi-led war in Yemen as the Senate voted overwhelmingly to advance a resolution to end US involvement in the bloody […]