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Teslas and other electric cars get so much attention that hybrids are often underrated. See the best ones we’ve driven from Toyota, Lexus, Honda, Range Rover, and BMW.

Electric vehicles get a lot of press, but there are still many new and used hybrids on the market. I currently own two Toyota hybrids and have been very satisfied with their combination of value, performance, reliability, and fuel-economy. Buyers aren’t confined to Toyota, which put hybrids on the map with the Prius. That car […]

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‘Venture is going to be the best performing asset class’: An investment manager tells why she remains bullish on venture capital returns even as startups suffer from the downturn

As the coronavirus pandemic erodes the economy, LPs — the university endowments, family offices, and private investment firms who fund venture firms— are watching the venture capital market closely. Although the pandemic has undoubtedly shaken up the startup ecosystem, LPs like Joanna Rupp, the managing director of the University of Chicago’s private equity portfolio, remain […]

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‘If it goes wrong, it’s my fault’: Elon Musk is feeling nervous hours before SpaceX’s historic mission to launch its first astronauts into space

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk admitted to feeling pretty nervous ahead of SpaceX’s historic mission to send its first astronauts to space. SpaceX will launch its first people into orbit on its new Crew Dragon spaceship on Wednesday at 4:33 p.m. ET from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Speak on CBS This Morning on Wednesday, Musk said the […]

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Teams of healthcare workers are spending their days flipping seriously ill coronavirus patients onto their stomachs to help them breathe. They say it save lives.

Proning, or flipping patients onto their stomachs to help them breathe, has been around for a while, but the tactic has become more common during the coronavirus pandemic. Positioning coronavirus patients on their stomachs improves breathing because it helps open up airways in the lungs that are filled with fluids. It also helps to put […]

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Billionaire investor Mario Gabelli’s flagship fund has delivered a 3,082% return since its inception. He told us his 13 favorite stocks right now — and the trends he’s betting on for a post-coronavirus world.

Mario Gabelli parlayed decades of successful investing into a fortune estimated at more than $1 billion. The GAMCO chairman exclusively told Business Insider about the investing themes he’s tracking, including what he’s doing in media, healthcare, and utilities. He also named a slew of his top picks of the day, including several positions he’s added […]