US FUTURES FLAT AS STRONG DATA DENTS HOPES FOR A DOVISH FED

U.S. futures are flat Tuesday, a day after markets tumbled on surprisingly strong economic data that highlighted the challenges the...

ROBINHOOD TAKES ON RETIREMENT IN SEARCH FOR MORE GROWTH

NEW YORK - Robinhood, the company that blazed onto Wall Street after turning millions of novices into investors by making trading fun,...

 
 
 

META OVERSIGHT BOARD URGES CHANGES TO VIP MODERATION SYSTEM

LONDON - Facebook parent Meta's quasi-independent oversight board said Tuesday that an internal system that exempted high-profile users,...

POPE TIGHTENS OVERSIGHT OF VATICAN-LINKED FOUNDATIONS

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Tuesday tightened control and oversight over Vatican-based foundations and associations in his latest...

 
 
 

GOVERNMENTS GATHER IN CANADA IN BID TO BOOST BIODIVERSITY

BOSTON - Amid warnings that biodiversity is in freefall, environmental leaders will gather in Montreal to hammer out measures aimed...

FIRST DELIVERY OF S. KOREAN HEAVY WEAPONS COMES TO POLAND

GDYNIA, Poland - Polish President Andrzej Duda and the country's defense minister on Tuesday took delivery of a first shipment of tanks...

 
 
 

MILLENNIAL MONEY: HOW CREDIT CAN BEAT BUY NOW, PAY LATER

At first glance, a “buy now, pay later” plan's promise of no interest or upfront fees can seem more appealing than a credit card's...

LATVIA REVOKES LICENSE OF INDEPENDENT RUSSIAN TV CHANNEL

TALLINN, Estonia - Latvia has revoked the license of an independent Russian TV channel exiled in the Baltic country for, among other...

 
 
 

BIDEN TO VISIT ARIZONA COMPUTER CHIP SITE, HIGHLIGHT JOBS

President Joe Biden on Tuesday plans to visit the building site for a new computer chip plant in Arizona, using it as a chance to emphasize...

EU MINISTERS MULL WHETHER TO PUNISH HUNGARY OVER RULE OF LAW

BRUSSELS - European Union finance ministers were assessing on Tuesday whether to immediately punish Hungary by withholding billions...

 
 
 

ASIAN SHARES LOWER AS STRONG DATA HIT HOPES FOR DOVISH FED

BANGKOK - Stocks were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday after Wall Street pulled back as surprisingly strong economic reports highlighted...

LATE CHINESE LEADER JIANG HAILED IN MEMORIAL SERVICE

BEIJING - China's communist leaders eulogized the late leader Jiang Zemin on Tuesday as a loyal Marxist-Leninist who oversaw their...

 
 
 

AUSTRALIA'S CENTRAL BANK RAISES KEY INTEREST RATE TO 3.1%

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Australia's central bank has raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to 3.1% as it continues...

AUSTRALIA'S CENTRAL BANK RAISES KEY INTEREST RATE TO 3.1%

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Australia's central bank has raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to 3.1% as it continues...

 
 
 

WORLD CUP BETTING DOWN IN LAS VEGAS BUT HIGHER THAN EXPECTED

LAS VEGAS - The World Cup may be the globe's biggest sporting event, yet in the United States in the fall, it competes with a full...

NORTH CAROLINA BLACKOUTS CAUSED BY SHOOTINGS COULD LAST DAYS

CARTHAGE, N.C. - Tens of thousands of people braced Monday for days without electricity in a North Carolina county where authorities...

 
 
 

INVESTORS PRESS RAILROADS TO ADD SICK TIME FOR WORKERS

OMAHA, Neb. - Major freight railroads are facing pressure to add sick days for their workers from a new front: An influential investment...

US, EU AGREE TO INTENSIFY TALKS ON 'GREEN SUBSIDIES' DISPUTE

WASHINGTON - The United States and European Union agreed Monday to intensify talks to resolve EU concerns over major subsidies for...

 
 
 

EXPLAINER: WHAT'S POST-WORLD CUP FUTURE FOR QATAR'S STADIUMS

DOHA, Qatar - The World Cup stadium was designed to leave a minimal footprint in the Qatari sand. It's now due to be dismantled. Stadium...

HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED MONDAY 12/5/2022

Stocks closed lower on Wall Street and Treasury yields rose after surprisingly strong economic reports highlighted the Federal Reserve's...

 
 
 



Meta oversight board urges changes to VIP moderation system

Meta oversight board urges changes to VIP moderation system

Facebook's quasi-independent oversight board says an internal system that exempted high-profile users, including former President Donald Trump, from some or all of its content... Read more ...

MergeStat channels open source and SQL to bring ‘operational analytics' to...

MergeStat channels open source and SQL to bring ‘operational analytics' to software engineering

A new open source startup is setting out to help software development teams glean deeper insights from their codebases, using SQL to query all the data sources they use in the... Read more ...

Self-Driving Truck Startup Kodiak Gets A $50 Million Chance To Adapt Its...

The Silicon Valley company will adapt its software to guide autonomous military vehicles that will be used for future surveillance and reconnaissance missions. Read more ...

First Look: Carli Lloyd Teams With Acorns In New Ad To Get More Women To Invest

Over the past several weeks, former United States women's national team icon Carli Lloyd has had an up-close seat for the run in the 2022 World Cup by the men. Read more ...

Self-checkout annoys some customers and helps shoplifters. More stores are...

Self-checkout annoys some customers and helps shoplifters. More stores are adding it anyway

Kohl's is the latest to test self-checkout stations. Other stores are adding them, too. Read more ...

African fintech unicorn Chipper Cash lays off about 12.5% of staff

Chipper Cash , an African cross-border payments company valued at $2.2 billion last year, has laid off a portion of its workforce. Yesterday, a few affected and non-affected... Read more ...

Capitol Police Chief Says Failures That Led To Jan. 6 Have Been ‘Fixed'-But...

Tom Manger warned that many of the extremist groups involved in the riots still remained active. Read more ...

Shein investigated its own factories after damning report on working...

After an explosive undercover investigation alleged Shein employees were working 17-hour days, the fast fashion giant is spending $15 million to fix the problem. Read more ...

Investors have been supporting food tech long before the ‘boom'-and scary...

How one Saudi prince is doubling down on food tech investments amid falling valuations. Read more ...

GOP backlash over Trump's call for 'termination' of the US Constitution...

Former President Donald Trump speaks remotely during the Republican Jewish Coalition Annual Leadership Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2022. David Becker for the... Read more ...