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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Video of a deadly self-driving vehicle crash in suburban Phoenix shows a pedestrian walking from a darkened area onto a street just moments before an Uber SUV strikes her.
Given the news that has broken over the last few days about the collection and
Following what felt like years of silence on a plethora of issues, Facebook
Congressional leaders finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill Wednesday that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant "Dreamers," deprives ...
The Tempe, Arizona police department have released a video showing the moments
The Tempe Police department has released video (warning: this video may be
We knew Jack Dorsey was bullish on bitcoin, but some new quotes reveal that
Uber appeared set to hire Assaf Ronen, the former vice president of Amazon's
NEW YORK (AP) - After a jittery afternoon of trading, major U.S. stock indexes fell Wednesday while smaller companies fared better. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates, as investors expected, and said it could raise rates at a quicker pace next year.
Thai Airways International announced a 56-inch waistline limit for passengers sitting in business class on its Boeing 787-9 aircraft, according to the Bangkok Post. The airline said it introduced the limit due to seatbelt airbags it installed that prevent the seat belts from extending. The seatbelt
Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that the social media company made mistakes that allowed data about users to end up with the analytics firm Cambridge Analytica and said the company would make changes.
"I started Facebook, and at the end of the day I'm responsible for what
The effects of the Federal Reserve interest rate hike announced on Wednesday will extend beyond corporate America to household budgets. Most people will see at least a minor impact on their credit card statements in the next few billing cycles, while those with adjustable-rate mortgages, home equity
Last August, we told you about Laura Deming, a New Zealand native who was home
U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, building on earlier gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates as expected and a recovery on Facebook shares. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates and forecast at least two more hikes for 2018, signaling growing confidence that U.S. tax cuts and government
SAN FRANCISCO/BOSTON (Reuters) - Tesla Inc shareholders approved a compensation package potentially worth $2.6 billion for Chief Executive Elon Musk on Wednesday in a test of their confidence in the leader of the electric car company. A Tesla spokesperson confirmed that shareholders had approved the
Southwest Airlines shares tumbled after the company lowered its first-quarter estimates.
A 15-year-old programmer named Saleem Rashid discovered a flaw in the popular
State, federal and legislative officials in the US and UK want to know how
The fourth nor'easter in three weeks pushed its way up the East Coast on Wednesday, the first full day of spring, with high winds and the potential for a foot or more of snow from West Virginia to New ...
But Jefferies still reiterated its buy rating for Activision Blizzard shares.
The European Commission proposed rules on Wednesday to make digital companies pay more tax, with U.S. tech giants such as Google (GOOGL.O), Facebook (FB.O) and Amazon (AMZN.O) set to foot a large chunk of any bill. Under the Commission's plan, companies with significant digital revenues in Europe
Thus far, Facebook leadership has been largely silent about the ongoing
An academic who developed the app used by Cambridge Analytica to harvest data from millions of Facebook users said Wednesday that he had no idea his work would be used in Donald Trump's 2016 presidential ...
Further, entry of cable MSOs (multi service operators) like Comcast and Charter Communications has made it all the more difficult. Despite cut-throat pricing competition in the industry resulting in unlimited data plans with several sweeteners, postpaid customer gain is a major positive. Given this backdrop, it is not a bad idea to undertake a comparative analysis of two major players in the telecommunication industry - Verizon Communications Inc. VZ and AT&T Inc. T based on certain parameters.
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is becoming the CEO of City Storage Systems. The company takes disused spaces like car parks and abandoned shopping malls and helps businesses make use of them. The company has projects to create kitchens for food delivery and also warehouse space for online retail companies
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg have not commented on the Cambridge Analytica scandal, but Zuckerberg appears set to break his silence in the next 24 hours. The data leakage has cost Facebook tens of billions of dollars in market value since news of it broke over the weekend. Zuckerberg
The suspect in the deadly string of bombings that terrorized Austin blew himself up early Wednesday as authorities closed in on him, bringing a grisly end to the three-week manhunt. But police warned that ...
Boko Haram extremists returned almost all of the 110 girls abducted from their Nigeria boarding school a month ago with an ominous warning, witnesses said Wednesday. The fighters rolled into Dapchi around ...
The actor Jim Carrey tweeted on February 6 that he was dumping his Facebook shares because the company profited from Russian interference in US elections. Facebook shares have fallen more than 9% over the past two sessions after news surfaced that Cambridge Analytica accessed data of more than 50 million
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Homebuyers in the U.S. have plenty to grouse about these days. Prices have climbed steeply in many metro areas, mortgage rates are rising and inventory is thin. But for people looking to purchase their ...
Ubisoft is finally free of Vivendi. The entertainment titan behind the
President Trump is reportedly furious over a leak to The Washington Post about how he ignored his national security advisers' warnings not to congratulate Russian President Vladimir Putin on his recent election victory. The report said Trump's briefing materials had included the warning, "
Police respond to a possible sixth explosion in Austin, Texas.
Travis Kalanick, the former Uber CEO who was shown the door in June last year
"I don't know how true any of these claims" made by Cambridge Analytica are, says Reince Priebus, former White House chief of staff.
Brian Acton, the co-founder of messaging service WhatsApp (which Facebook
The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the firm and Facebook over allegations the firm stole data from ...
Jim Cramer flies through his take on callers' favorite stocks, including a major bank that made headlines in 2017.
Construction of the pedestrian bridge that collapsed and killed six people in the Miami area was behind schedule and millions over budget, in part because of a key change in the design and placement of ...
Travis Kalanick will soon be CEO of a small real estate startup. Through his new investment fund, he has acquired a real estate startup called City Storage Systems and installed himself as CEO. The startup plans on buying distressed real estate and refurbishing those sites for digital businesses.
Bitcoin is behaving a lot like how the Nasdaq did around the dot-com bubble, but the timeline is unfolding 15 times faster, according to research published by Morgan Stanley on Monday.
In an amended filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Spotify said it expected current shareholders to sell up to 55.7 million ordinary shares when the stock begins trading on the New York Stock Exchange on April 3. Instead of a traditional IPO, Spotify plans a direct listing, which
Citigroup Inc. said Chief Executive Officer Michael Corbat was unaware that the bank was in the process of closing a real estate loan to a Kushner Cos. venture when he met with Jared Kushner. Corbat requested the March 2017 meeting with Kushner, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, to discuss U.S. trade policy and didn't discuss the loan or any personal business with Kushner Cos., the bank's general counsel said in a letter to four Democratic senators. New York-based Citigroup said the Kushner family has been a client for decades and the loan on a Brooklyn real estate project was made with no input from Corbat.
Amazon shares finished up 2.69 percent at $1,586.51, for a market capitalization of $768 billion, underscoring Wall Street's confidence in its relentless expansion into cloud computing, groceries and other new businesses. Alphabet lost 0.39 percent, trimming its stock market value to $762 billion
At the same time Cambridge Analytica announced it's suspending CEO Alexander
On a day most indexes made gains, Arena Pharmaceuticals skyrocketed following drug trial results and Duluth Holdings fell on a weak forecast for 2018 sales.
Oil prices rose more than 2 percent to touch a three-week high, driven by tensions in the Middle East and the possibility of further declines in Venezuelan crude output. Facebook Inc shares ended down 2.6 percent, well above earlier lows. The social media company said on Tuesday it faced questions