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This teenage Syrian refugee has an inspiring message about proving the 'haters' wrong

Business Insider spoke with 18-year-old Syrian refugee Maya Ghazal.  She said the UK’s multicultural society made her feel supported despite her limited understanding of English. She now engages in voluntary work and is determined to prove critics of refugees wrong. Diana Legacy Award winner Maya Ghazal arrived in the UK as a 15-year-old in 2015. She told Business Insider that ...

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Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

REUTERS/ Mick Tsikas Bank of America Merrill Lynch has identified a series of thresholds that need to be breached in order for the market to see a correction. The indicators in question include GDP, wage inflation, 10-year Treasury yields, and the S&P 500 equity index. BAML has repeatedly warned against investor overexuberance. Meanwhile, investors have poured a record $58 billion ...

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DEUTSCHE BANK: Correlation between bitcoin and Wall Street's 'Fear Index' is increasing 'dramatically'

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., May 24, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Cryptocurrencies are increasingly correlated with the CBOE Volatility Index, better known as Wall Street’s “Fear Index.” That’s according to a note from global financial strategist Masao Muraki and his team at Deutsche Bank. The correlation relates to the fact that ...

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OF COURSE governments won't give up control of money – that’s why crypto is crashing

Coinmarketcap.com One reason people are selling out of bitcoin is because governments are moving against cryptocurrencies. The promise of bitcoin is that it’s anonymous and secure and the government can’t touch it. That promise is unfulfilled. Governments are not going to stand idly by while people replace or abandon fiat currency. That’s why cryptocurrencies will always be weak credit tokens ...

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The single dish you have to try from every UK restaurant with 2 or more Michelin stars

Artichoke broth with smoked yolk and winter leaves at L’Enclume in northern England.L’Enclume As a restaurateur, you need to be pretty exceptional to even be considered for a Michelin star. It takes a lot more to win a second. And to get the elusive third star, your food has to be practically unrivalled. Business Insider spoke to the UK’s most prestigious restaurants to compile ...

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We went on a mass sausage dog walk in London where over 100 dachshunds froliced in the snow

Around 100 dogs gathered in Greenwich Park in London. The Sausage Walk London and it was founded by Grace Ang-Lygate and her dachshund Mildred. This winter’s walk had an incredible snowy backdrop. Sausage Walks take place every 3-4 months. Every 3-4 months sausage dog owners in London take their pups for a mass walk. It’s called the Sausage Walk London and ...

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Here's how you can tell if you are Facebook friends with a psychopath

With trolling, a psychopath can use anonymity as a mask. John Noonan / Unsplash About 1% of the population are psychopaths. This means there is a fair chance many of us have at least one psychopathic Facebook friend. Some studies have looked into how people with Dark Tetrad personality traits behave on social media. Psychopaths are prevalent online. Studies have ...

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Only one road in the world leads from Russia to North Korea — and you can take a trip down it on Google Maps

Part of the Tumen River, which divides Russia from North Korea.Google Maps North Korea is arguably the most secretive nation in the world. It shares long borders with China to its north, and also with South Korea. But the third, and by far the shortest, frontier is an 11-mile stretch of land it shares with Russia. Unlike the Chinese border, ...

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The winner of this $50 million boxing tournament will go on to fight Anthony Joshua, become incredibly rich, and achieve something no cruiserweight has done before

The World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight competitors. World Boxing Super Series Oleksandr Usyk, Murat Gassiev, Mairis Briedis, and Yunier Dorticos will put their cruiserweight world titles on the line in two semi-finals worth millions of dollars. World Boxing Super Series promoter Kalle Sauerland tells Business Insider that all four fighters are “brutal” and “frightening.” The semi-final winners will contest the ...

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Trump campaign ad says Democrats are 'complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants'

Seven of U.S. President Donald Trump’s eight border wall prototypes are shown near completion along U.S.- Mexico border near San Diego, California, U.S., October 23, 2017. Reuters/Mike Blake The Trump campaign released an ad Saturday announcing its intention to blame Democrats for murders committed by unauthorized immigrants. The ad came on the first day of a government shutdown, caused in ...

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