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Dillian Whyte overcomes a knockdown to win a back-and-forth blockbuster, setting up a potential Deontay Wilder payday next year

Dillian Whyte overcame a ninth round knockdown to beat Oscar Rivas in a back-and-forth blockbuster at the 02 Arena in London, Saturday. Whyte won a unanimous decision, the vacant WBC interim heavyweight title, and is now the mandatory challenger to feared puncher Deontay Wilder’s WBC heavyweight championship. Promoter Eddie Hearn said after the fight that […]

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Deputies were told to leave Epstein’s jail cell door unlocked and were paid to ‘provide security’ during his work release

Multimillionaire financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein led a privileged life even behind bars, The Washington Post reported, including having his cell door at least temporarily left unlocked. Epstein also paid deputies to “provide security” during his work release, where he inhabited a high-rise in Palm Beach for a foundation he created right before […]

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Investigators are ‘suspicious’ after American woman and her Australian boyfriend were killed on Canada road trip

Canadian investigators are probing the deaths of an American woman and her Australian boyfriend who were found on a highway in British Columbia last week. Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were found Monday morning alongside Canada’s Highway 97, near Fowler’s blue 1986 Chevrolet van that they were using for a road […]

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Uber and Lyft drivers reveal the biggest differences they’ve noticed between the 2 ride-hailing giants (UBER, LYFT)

Uber and Lyft have made big business out of providing an extremely similar service. We spoke to 10 drivers about their experiences on the competing ride-hailing apps. Depending on the market, there are major differences in maps, customer service, and the riders themselves, drivers said. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Uber and Lyft […]

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A heatwave caused the northernmost settlement on Earth to reach 70 degrees earlier this week

The northernmost settlement on Earth experienced a record heatwave on Tuesday, with temperatures reaching an unprecedented 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Alert, Canada, which is 500 miles from the North Pole, hadn’t ever experienced temperatures in the 70s. The average July temperature for the settlement is 41 degrees. Scientists were concerned when news of the Arctic heatwave […]

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A court ruled it was legal for guards to strip search female inmates and force them to remove their tampons in front of male officers for a ‘training exercise’

A federal court ruled that it was legal for Illinois guards to strip-search female inmates in full view of male correctional officers, male and female cadets, and civilians for a “training exercise.” The judges ruled 2-1 after hearing that the women were forced to remove their tampons while guards called them derogatory terms like “dirty […]

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A Republican lawmaker said that owning slaves ‘doesn’t make you racist’ and was a ‘business decision’

New Hampshire state Representative Werner Horn said in a Facebook comment this week that “owning slaves doesn’t make you racist.” “Owning slaves wasn’t a decision predicated on race but on economics,” Horn said. “It’s a business decision.” In a statement to HuffPost on Thursday, Horn said that “human beings have been owning other human beings […]