This Oregon basketball star just made history after she spoke at Kobe Bryant’s memorial service

Oregon guard Sabrina Ionescu (20) drives to the basket as Baylor forward Lauren Cox (15), defends during a Final Four semifinal of the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament Friday, April 5, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) | Chris O’Meara Sabrina Ionescu definitely had the #MambaMentality on Monday University of Oregon basketball star Sabrina Ionescu stared her day speaking at the Kobe Bryant memorial service. She ended it by shattering an NCAA Division I record, CBS Sports reports. What happened with Ionescu? Ionescu became the first NCAA Division I player — male or female athlete — to score 2,000 points, dish out 1,000 assists and snag 1,000 rebounds in… Read More

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All the best mattress sales happening right now — including Casper, Leesa, and Helix

Mattresses cost hundreds to thousands of dollars each, but a good deal can help make the purchase more affordable. Here are the most up-to-date deals you can find on mattresses online, including up to $400 off a Leesa mattress and up to 20% off a Casper mattress. To potentially save more on your mattress, visit Business Insider Coupons to find promo codes for a range of online stores. Read more: The best mattresses Purchasing a mattress is a tough process. Doing so while balancing a budget can make the process even more difficult. Mattress companies are no strangers to discounts — popular brands like Casper, Helix, Leesa, and Purple are… Read More

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NHL Seattle to spend $7M on Monorail upgrades and offer transit incentives to get fans to new arena

An artist rendering of the Seattle Center Monorail, with NHL Seattle branding, as it passes the Museum of Pop Culture toward its Seattle Center station. (NHL Seattle Image) The hype around hockey in Seattle has the potential to turn into heartache for those who get stuck in traffic in the congested corridors that feed the Lower Queen Anne neighborhood where a revamped arena is being constructed. Could the 58-year-old Monorail provide relief? NHL Seattle announced Tuesday that it is teaming with SMS, the company that operates the Seattle Center Monorail, the elevated mass transit system that shuttles people on 90-second rides between downtown’s Westlake Center and Seattle Center where the… Read More

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A hedge fund CEO who specializes in volatility told us why the coronavirus-driven plunge is a game changer — and shares 4 tips for avoiding big losses

The coronavirus outbreak has reached a point where people are restricting their travel en masse. Traders are selling stocks on this development, and out of concern that behavioral changes will hurt tax receipts and consumption, according to Jim Carney, CEO of the hedge fund ParPlus Partners. In an interview with Business Insider, he outlined four ways investors can protect their portfolios in this uncertain climate. Click here for more BI Prime stories. The stock market’s plunge this week begs the question of what has changed since China reported its first coronavirus fatalities mid-January. For one, fatalities are spreading far beyond China’s borders to other financial powerhouses like Switzerland, Spain, and… Read More

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8 TV & video marketing trends you should know before advertising in 2020

This is a preview of the new 2020 TV and Video Trends market research report from our partners at eMarketer. eMarketer PRO analyzes the TV and video industry and provides in-depth analyst reports, proprietary forecasts, customizable charts, and more. Check if your company subscribes to eMarketer PRO, or learn more about access here. This year, several streaming services will enter an already crowded market, at a time when the traditional TV industry is trying to limit its losses. In other words, the TV and digital video landscape will be noisy, and understanding the video viewing trends for cable TV, connected TV, over-the-top, social media video platforms, and programmatic ads is… Read More

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Below Deck’s Sandy Yawn Celebrates 55th Birthday on Yacht After Revealing She Had Heart Attack

Sandy Yawn celebrated her 55th birthday in style! The Below Deck captain’s festivities took place aboard the Sunreef Yachts‘ luxurious Sunreef 80′ Endless Horizon at the Miami International Boat Show, followed by a party at The Deck at Island Gardens in Miami, Florida, over the weekend. She rang in her birthday surrounded by her closest friends and girlfriend, singer Leah Shafer — as well as a special guests including Lizzz Kritzer of Kritzer Marketing, who appeared on season three of the show as a high-profile charter guest. It was a late night, as partygoers dined on fruit platters, prosciutto pizza, fried calamari and eggplant parmigiana, a representative for Yawn tells… Read More

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Miley Cyrus and Cody Simpson Take Their Relationship to the Next Level with His and Hers Haircuts

From face masks to photo shoots, Miley Cyrus and Cody Simpson love to pamper themselves. Their latest endeavor? Couple’s haircuts! On Tuesday, the “Slide Away” songstress, 27, shared a black-and-white snap of the pair looking almost identical in matching black aviator sunglasses and sporting shaggy blonde ‘dos, thanks to celebrity hair stylist Sally Hershberger. “Always feel cool after a trip to Herbergerzzz,” Cyrus wrote over her Instagram Story photo, in which she’s wearing a black graphic tee and a shoulder bag, while Simpson is rocking a Hawaiian shirt. Hershberger — who owns salons in both New York City and Los Angeles — confirmed she gave the famous couple fresh cuts… Read More

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Mother of Missing Toddler Evelyn Mae Boswell Accuses Her Mom of Taking Girl

The mother of a 15-month-old girl who hasn’t been seen since December is publicly accusing her own mother — the toddler’s grandmother — of taking the child out of state, but authorities have not corroborated the claim. Evelyn Mae Boswell was last seen sometime in December, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, but she was officially reported missing on Feb. 18, several weeks after she vanished. Police have said that her mother, Megan “Maggie” Boswell, has given them “conflicting and inaccurate” information about the little girl’s whereabouts. Authorities first learned that Evelyn was missing after hearing from her grandfather, who stated that he had not seen the toddler since… Read More

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