The Perseids are the best meteor shower of the summer. Here's how to watch. The Perseids are the best meteor shower of the summer. Here's how to watch.

On a clear night under the right conditions, you can expect to see anywhere from 15 to 20 meteors an hour.       

yesterday, 15:35
100 arrested, 13 officers injured after Chicago crowds clash with police 100 arrested, 13 officers injured after Chicago crowds clash with police

Hundreds smashed windows, stole from stores and clashed with police in Chicago's Magnificent Mile shopping district and other parts of downtown.        

yesterday, 20:44
Rita Moreno on bravery (still hard), her journey (not over) and the importance of listening (we must do better). Rita Moreno on bravery (still hard), her journey (not over) and the importance of listening (we must do better).

Rita Moreno shares the story of being humiliated by a Hollywood director and the courage she mustered in the moment.      

yesterday, 18:58
Big Ten football reportedly canceled in big blow to college season Big Ten football reportedly canceled in big blow to college season

The Big Ten blinked first. The conference became the first in the Power 5 to cancel its 2020 football season on Monday, the Detroit Free Press reported. Facing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, the league’s presidents voted 12-2 to not play fall sports, according to the report — with only Nebraska and Iowa voting to...

yesterday, 18:15
Yankees calling up Clint Frazier for another big opportunity Yankees calling up Clint Frazier for another big opportunity

Clint Frazier is about to receive another major league chance. The Yankees on Monday announced that they were sending Thairo Estrada to their alternate site. They did not announce a corresponding move, which will come before Tuesday’s home game against the Braves. But two sources told The Post the plan was to promote Frazier. With...

yesterday, 17:33
Rangers win NHL Draft lottery, Alexis Lafreniere sweepstakes Rangers win NHL Draft lottery, Alexis Lafreniere sweepstakes

The Rangers didn’t make it too far in the NHL’s bubble, but they did come away with a big consolation prize. On Monday, the Blueshirts won the top pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, widely expected to be 18-year-old Canadian winger Alexis Lafreniere, long-tabbed as the top prospect in the entry pool. After getting swept...

today, 0:18
'Major explosion' in Baltimore kills at least one, traps others 'Major explosion' in Baltimore kills at least one, traps others

Baltimore City Fire Department said in a Facebook post that at least three homes were involved in the gas explosion that killed at least one woman.        

yesterday, 20:07
Breonna Taylor's name is a national rallying cry. Will it be enough to charge the police? Breonna Taylor's name is a national rallying cry. Will it be enough to charge the police?

Her name has echoed in streets. It's on signs, LeBron's shoes and magazine covers. Will that pressure be enough to get the results protesters demand?        

yesterday, 15:37
Dangerous derecho headed for Chicago after lashing Iowa with 100-mph winds Dangerous derecho headed for Chicago after lashing Iowa with 100-mph winds

A derecho – a dangerous, ferocious wall of wind – is taking aim on the Chicago area, forecasters warned.        

yesterday, 21:44
Latest fintech industry trends, technologies and research from our ecosystem report Latest fintech industry trends, technologies and research from our ecosystem report

This is a preview of a research report from , Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, . Business Insider Intelligence In recent years, we've seen a ballooning of activity in fintech — an expansive term applied to technology-driven disruptions in financial services. And 2018 has been no different, with fintechs' staggering influence on...

yesterday, 8:00