The CEO of $250 million startup Ripcord is stepping down after a 19-year-old employee complained of 'objectification, marginalization, and harassment'
Ripcord founder Alex Fielding will step aside as CEO, taking a new role as Chief Product Officer. He will remain on the Ripcord board. This follows an investigation into the...
6 minutes ago - Business Insider
House Russia Probe to Close Despite Revelations About Data Firm
The Republican leading the House investigation into Russian election meddling said revelations that a data firm working with Donald Trump's presidential campaign may have...
6 minutes ago - Bloomberg
Christie Blatchford: This isn't Disney - reality matters, Toronto hearing in Weinstein lawsuit told
TORONTO - As Marie Henein put it, “What Disney is seeking to do is have this all dealt with in secret. We're in a courtroom, where reality actually matters. We're not in...
12 minutes ago - National Post
Facebook stock plunges with Trump-affiliated firm under fire for obtaining user data
Facebook stock took a plunge Monday. It was its worst loss in four years. The drop is a result of concerns that a data mining firm that worked for the Trump campaign improperly...
16 minutes ago - ABC
AT&T and Time Warner's Antitrust Trial Starts With Clashes Over ‘Startling' Employee Admissions
The U.S. antitrust trial against AT&T Inc.'s proposed takeover of Time Warner Inc. opened with clashes over whether the Justice Department should be allowed to introduce...
24 minutes ago - Fortune
10 Things to Know for Tuesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. POLICE MAKE DIRECT APPEAL TO BOMBER In the search for answers to a...
32 minutes ago - My Sanantonio
Tech selloff hits U.S. stocks; Dow tumbles
Tech companies were roiled by reports of Facebook's data breach-and Apple's efforts to develop its own screens.
34 minutes ago - Chicago Business
Is Globalization a Double-Edged Sword in Healthcare?
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif.-The world is flat, make that flatter , compared to just a couple of decades ago. That has both positive and negative implications when it comes to...
36 minutes ago - Fortune
Company that leases farm land on Navajo agrees to fine
FARMINGTON, N.M. - An Idaho-based company that leases farm land on the Navajo Nation has been fined for failing to post information on pesticides and ensuring protective gear...
46 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Smartbikes are coming to Providence
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A bike-share company is trying to determine where it will station hundreds of reddish-orange bikes across Providence. The Providence Journal reports Jump...
46 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
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Want to avoid the flu while flying? Try a window seat
A new study sent squads of researchers onto commercial flights to look for viruses and observe how and when people came into close contact.
Actress Cynthia Nixon is running for governor of New York
The former 'Sex and the City' star said she will challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in September's Democratic primary.
Uber Suspends Self-Driving Tests After Pedestrian Is Killed In Arizona
A self-driving car operated by Uber struck and killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Ariz. The incident could be the first pedestrian death involving a self-driving vehicle.
Bridge collapse survivor files first lawsuit
A bicyclist who was badly hurt in the deadly collapse of a pedestrian bridge at Florida International University filed the first civil lawsuit Monday in the tragedy, according...
President addresses plan for opioid epidemic during New Hampshire visit
President Donald Trump is visiting New Hampshire, where he's talking about the opioid crisis.
Jim Carrey criticized for 'monstrous' portrait believed to be Sarah Huckabee...
“This is the portrait of a so-called Christian whose only purpose in life is to lie for the wicked..." Carrey captioned the picture.
Uber pauses self-driving operations in Pittsburgh after reported crash in...
Uber has pulled its fleet of self-driving cars off the road in Pittsburgh and three other cities after a reported crash in Arizona.
Lawmaker wants to fine parents of bullies up to $500
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Supreme Court denies GOP's last request to keep gerrymandered congressional...
The United States Supreme Court declined to hear a request from Republican legislators in Pennsylvania who wanted the court to block a new congressional map in the state. It's...
Austin blasts believed to be the work of a 'serial bomber,' police chief says
Texas' capital city was rocked by a fourth bombing this month, which injured two people and was caused by a tripwire that investigators say showed “a different level of skill”...