The White House made a noteworthy correction on the location of a late Israeli president’s funeral

The White House on Friday corrected a press release on President Barack Obama’s remarks at late Israeli President Shimon Peres’ funeral to clarify their location. The original version of the remarks identified the location as Jerusalem, Israel. The service was held at Mount Herzl, Israel’s national cemetery that’s located on the west side of Jerusalem. Despite the site being the national cemetery of Israel, the US does not recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. US policy on Jerusalem is controversial. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump…

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Here’s who you need to see perform at New York’s newest music festival

This weekend isthe inaugural The Meadows music festival at Citi Field in New York City. Throughout the two-day festival, over 30 musicians will perform, with headliners like Kanye West, The Weeknd, Chance The Rapper, and J. Cole. As with any festival these days, there are artists from all different genres including indie, rock, pop, R&B, hip-hop, and dance. Sometimes, the choices can be overwhelming. We decided to help make it a bit easier by curating your day for you. Check it out below. Saturday –…

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A Yahoo insider believes the hacked database could really be over 1 billion user accounts

The actual tally of stolen user accounts from the hack Yahoo experienced could be much larger than 500 million, according to a former Yahoo executive familiar with its security practices. The former Yahoo insider says the architecture of Yahoo’s back-end systems is organized in such a way that the type of breach that was reported would have exposed a much larger group of user account information. “I believe it to be bigger than what’s being reported,” the executive, who no longer works for the company…

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‘Sexist tweets & disgusting lies’: Elizabeth Warren rips Donald Trump’s tirade against Alicia Machado

Donald Trump is getting slammed from all corners Friday, and the latest Democrat to target him was Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Coming off what some polls showed was a losing performance in the his first one-on-one debate with Hillary Clinton, Trump spent several days defending his treatment of women. The woman at the center of it all is former Miss Universe winner, Alicia Machado. Machado has been campaigning on behalf of Clinton. Clinton invoked Machado’s name at the end of the debate at Hofstra University on…

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29 actors reveal how they got their first Hollywood paycheck

Every actor who succeeds in the tough world of entertainment had to start somewhere. Business Insider spoke to several television stars to find out what their first paying showbiz gig was. While a few of them were lucky enough to land a huge job in the early days of their career, the majority of the stars we spoke to had pretty humble beginnings ranging from local plays to long-forgotten commercials and tiny roles. Find out how your favorite TV stars earned their first Hollywood paycheck…

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