The best luxury hotels in New York City

We’ve already curated Business Insider’s list of the best overall hotels in New York City, which range from cheap micro hotels to ultra-indulgent all-suite properties to suit every type of travel. But when it comes to the luxury traveler, only a certain hotel will do. These are properties where no detail is overlooked, service is impeccable, the design is opulent, and rooms are tastefully elegant. To help narrow the field and highlight the best luxury hotels in New York, we stayed at, toured, and researched the city’s top-rated luxury hotels to determine which are worth your money, and range in starting price from $228 to $745 per night. Read all… Read More

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4 places to put your tax refund so your money grows with little to no effort

If you don’t need to pay bills or outstanding debt with your tax refund, consider putting it to work. You can use your tax refund to save for short-term goals in a high-yield savings account or a CD. If your goals are several years into the future, consider investing the windfall in an IRA or brokerage account. Check out Business Insider’s picks for the best tax software » Getting a tax refund can quickly reverse the dread that hovers over tax season. By the second week of February — a mere two weeks into filing season — the IRS had already paid out billions of dollars in tax refunds, according… Read More

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How Effective Is Social Media At Stopping Coronavirus Misinformation?

Watch Video 98% of Coronavirus cases are in mainland China, but news, speculation and misinformation about the virus has spread all over the world. Twitter officials said during January alone, they saw 15 million tweets on the topic. Platforms have stepped up efforts to monitor topical content and slow down misinformation, but it’s still easy to find bad content. The World Health Organization says unlike the global discourse around Zika or SARS, Coronavirus has come with an “infodemic” — a plethora of widely distributed information that’s only sometimes accurate or robust. It isn’t just the 24/7 news cycle — there’s also near-non-stop content coming from and feeding into Chinese and… Read More

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The best men’s workout clothes you can buy

It’s important to be comfortable while working out and that starts with making sure you’re wearing the correct clothing. Whether it’s a pair of shorts designed for runners or a specific fabric that reduces odor, there’s a variety of workout clothing fit for anyone’s lifestyle or fitness preference. We’ve rounded up a collection of the best workout clothes for men, with gear from brands like Vuori, Rhone, and Olivers. Women aren’t the only ones who need workout clothes that are comfortable, functional, and look good at both the gym and on the go. After all, how’s a guy supposed to impress a date at spin class or out on the… Read More

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