Moms Allegedly Left Their 4 Kids in a Car in 90-Degree Heat So They Could Go Shoplift

Four young children were allegedly left in a hot car last weekend for more than an hour while their mothers were inside a East Hanover, New Jersey, department store shoplifting, according to multiple news outlets. Authorities discovered the kids — ages 11 months and 5, 6 and 7 years old — while questioning their mom, Arlena T. Keye and Shaday H. Williams, both 27, for allegedly shoplifting from a Marshalls on Saturday,…

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Twitter reportedly suspended over 70 million accounts in May and June to fight its misinformation problem (TWTR)

AP Images Twitter suspended more than 70 million accounts, out of its 336 million monthly active users, in May and June to reduce the flow of misinformation on the social media platform, as originally reported by the Washington Post. Twitter and other companies like Facebook have reduced misinformation on their sites by deleting user accounts and more heavily monitoring the flow of user-created content. The publication obtained data that also…

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The Trump administration reportedly drafted a bill to abandon key World Trade Organization rules

Associated Press/Evan Vucci The Trump administration has reportedly drafted a bill that would abandon the US’ commitment to the World Trade Organization’s rules. Trump has recently been angling to withdraw the US from the WTO altogether — though Congress is unlikely to approve such a measure. Administration officials involved in drafting the legislation told Axios it was “insane.” The Trump administration has drafted legislation that would empower the president to…

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Mack Weldon joined forces with J.Crew to create smart underwear using new temperature-regulating tech — and it kept me cool during a NYC heat wave

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. Direct-to-consumer men’s underwear startup Mack Weldon and J.Crew teamed up to create a new collection of underwear and undershirts using never-before-used technology called Prime Cotton. Prime Cotton is made of long-staple cotton infused with temperature regulating nylon that actively cools you down as your body…

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A 3-year-old girl was stabbed to death at her own birthday party

Reuters A three-year-old girl died after a man went on a stabbing spree at her birthday party at an apartment complex Boise, Idaho. Five other children were injured but not killed in the attack, and three adults. All of the victims were from Syria, Iraq, or Ethiopia. The apartment complex was home to several refugee families, though authorities haven’t explicitly said whether the victims were refugees themselves. Authorities have charged…

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Parents of Thai boys rescued from a cave are finally able to visit their sons — but they need to wear hazmat suits

Linh Pham/Getty Parents of the 12 members of the Thai soccer team who survived a grueling 17-day ordeal inside a cave are finally being allowed to see their children. Doctors said the parents of the first eight boys who were rescued will be allowed to visit their sons’ bedsides while they remain quarantined. This means that parents must wear hazmat suits and keep a 6.5-foot (2 meter) distance. Doctors said the 12 boys…

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Season 2 Kick-Off: #EmbraceTheStruggle [MarketHer Episode #37]

Guess who’s back!?! If you guessed MarketHer, then you’re right! After a short hiatus at the close of Season 1, Angela, Brie, and I are back for Season 2 and we should come with a warning! Between end-of-school activities, vacations (one to Colombia!), setting up a farm business, and brand new jobs (still at IMPACT) for the three of us, we needed time to focus on all the amazing things…

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We compared the food courts at Costco and Sam’s Club, and the winner is crystal clear (COST, WMT)

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Costco and Sam’s Club are extremely popular in the United States, and while memberships are needed to buy items, the food courts are open to all.  We decided to compare the food from two of the biggest bulk retail chains in the country: Costco and Sam’s Club. Both had nearly identical set-ups and price points, but Costco’s larger selection and shockingly good quality won out in the…

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Implantable 3D-printed organs could be coming sooner than you think

At MBC Biolabs, an incubator for biotech startups in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood, a team of scientists and interns working for the small startup Prellis Biologics have just taken a big step on the path toward developing viable 3D-printed organs for humans. The company, which was founded in 2016 by research scientists Melanie Matheu and Noelle Mullin, staked its future (and a small $3 million investment) on a new technology…

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Kate Spade’s close friend and business partner says the late designer left 4 seasons of completed work for her handbag company

Facebook/Frances Valentine Kate Spade was found dead by suicide in her apartment in New York City on June 5. She was 55. She leaves behind her husband, Andy Spade, and a 13-year-old daughter, Frances Beatrix Spade. Kate had not been part of her namesake handbag label for more than a decade, but she was at the helm of a new accessories business she and Andy founded in 2015, called Frances…

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