Southwest and United Airlines extend 737 Max cancellations after new flaw found

Southwest and United Airlines have extended the cancellation of flights using Boeing 737 Max aircraft, following the news that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has discovered a new flaw in the plane’s flight computer. Southwest Airlines had previously announced it would begin using the 737 Max again starting September 2nd, as long as the plane was re-certified by the FAA. Now, the airline says it won’t start using the plane again until at least October 1st. Some 150 flights will be removed from Southwest’s schedule of 4,000 per day. United Airlines had previously canceled 737 Max flights through August 3rd. But the company announced Wednesday that it was extending that… Read More

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Trump’s Tweets Have Gotten So Bad That Twitter Might Start Giving Them Warning Labels

After years of public calls to censor Donald Trump on Twitter – which heretofore have not been granted — Twitter is finally introducing a policy that could add warning labels to the President’s most inflammatory and threatening Tweets. Today, Twitter announced that it will begin overlaying warning notices on Tweets that the platform deems in the public interest to view but that might still otherwise be in violation of site rules. The notice will say: “The Twitter Rules about abusive behavior apply to this Tweet. However, Twitter has determined that it may be in the public’s interest for the Tweet to remain available.” From here, users can elect to still… Read More

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How to set up and listen to voicemail on Google Voice, using an Android or iPhone

Knowing how to set up your voicemail in Google Voice is a vital step towards making it your primary phone service. You can set up voicemail in Google Voice using your mobile app or through a computer’s web browser. Google Voice lets you create multiple voicemail greetings and set one as the active, or default, greeting. Google Voice can notify you about new messages via email and text message if you prefer. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Google Voice is a completely mobile, internet-based phone line that you can connect to multiple phone numbers, which lets you stay in contact even if you change phones or have multiple… Read More

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5 challenges Tom Holland endures while wearing his ‘Spider-Man’ suit

Tom Holland has been portraying Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe since 2016’s “Captain America: Civil War.” Over the years, his character’s iconic suit has evolved, but regardless, it’s still uncomfortable. In interviews, Holland has opened up about the challenges of wearing a head-to-toe Lycra costume, from having trouble using his phone to needing a tube in order to drink. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. Tom Holland revealed what it’s really like to wear the iconic Spider-Man suit, and it’s far from glamorous. The actor made his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in 2016’s “Captain America: Civil War.” Since then, he’s starred in “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” “Avengers:… Read More

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‘The Price Is Right’ host Drew Carey made a restaurant’s day after leaving a $500 tip on a $200 bill at a Manhattan steakhouse

Drew Carey, host of “The Price Is Right,” left a $500 tip at a steakhouse in Hell’s Kitchen on June 21. The staff at K Rico Steakhouse was elated, telling INSIDER that Carey was a very nice man. K Rico co-owner Tommy Greco told INSIDER that Carey and his group of eight were “perfect guests” Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. Drew Carey made a restaurant staff’s day when he left a $500 tip on a $200 check at K Rico Steakhouse in Manhattan. “The Price Is Right” host came in with eight guests and dined on the restaurant’s back patio last week, according to K Rico Steakhouse co-owner Tommy… Read More

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Here are the 22 US cities and towns with more Spanish than English speakers

Several candidates spoke in Spanish during the first 2020 Democratic presidential debates Wednesday. The US is home to 41 million Spanish speakers, a key voting bloc for Democrats. Here are the cities where more people speak Spanish than English-only. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The ability to speak Spanish has become an asset in the race for US president. Several Democratic presidential candidates spoke in Spanish during the first 2020 presidential debate on Wednesday, notably former Rep. Beto O’Rourke of Texas. The trend may continue into Thursday’s debate, when the remaining candidates will face-off. Democrats are likely to court the Hispanic vote to win the race, as Hispanic… Read More

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Europe’s hellish heat wave is caused by a high-pressure weather system unlike any ever seen before

Europe is experiencing a severe heat wave this week: Parts of France, Germany, the Czech Republic, and Spain have seen record-breaking temperatures, with some areas as hot as 104 degrees Fahrenheit (40 degrees Celsius). The cause of the heat wave is an abnormal high-pressure weather system sitting over Europe. Due to climate change, the world will see even more extreme heat waves if greenhouse-gas emissions aren’t cut significantly and quickly. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. In Paris, children (and their parents) are splashing in the Eiffel Tower’s Trocadero fountain. In Germany, men are riding mopeds naked and streaking through the frozen aisle at the grocery store. It’s all… Read More

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How and why value based purchasing is trending in the healthcare industry

This is a preview of The Digital Health Ecosystem research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Subscribe to Digital Health Pro today to gain immediate access to industry-changing digital health news and analysis. As digital transformation continues rolling through the healthcare industry, value-based care is gaining momentum as an increasingly popular alternative to more traditional healthcare models. But what is value-based care? How do hospitals get reimbursed under this model? What are the advantages and disadvantages to value-based care? We dive into all these questions below. What is Value-Based Care? Value-based care is a type of reimbursement that rewards healthcare providers with incentives based on the quality of care they provide… Read More

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