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Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police

Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police

20 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

One of Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activists is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas to the city's police forces. Joshua Wong is testifying before Congress on...
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No Deal: Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute

No Deal: Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute

1 hour ago   |   Stl Today   |   4 articles

DETROIT - More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company...
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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy

1 hour ago   |   Review Journal   |   3 articles

The company that made billions selling the prescription painkiller OxyContin has filed for bankruptcy days after reaching a tentative settlement with many of the state and...
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To understand artificial intelligence in 2019, watch this 1960 TV show

2 hours ago   |   Fast Company

Just four years into the AI era, an actor and an MIT professor explained the technology to a mass audience, in terms that are enduringly relevant. This article is part of Fast...
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Purdue Pharma Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

2 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected to be vigorously contested...
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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy protection

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP filed for bankruptcy protection in New York Sunday night, succumbing to pressure from more than 2,000 lawsuits alleging the company helped fuel...
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Senators Urge F.C.C. to Review Licenses of 2 Chinese Telecom Companies

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

In a letter, Senators Chuck Schumer and Tom Cotton say the companies could use their access to U.S. networks to “target” Americans' communications.
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What China's Trying to Achieve With a New Tech Bourse

3 hours ago   |   Washington Post

While China has some of the world's biggest technology companies, many are listed in the U.S. and Hong Kong. A new trading venue recently launched in Shanghai aims to make it...
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Why China's Getting Ready to Shake Up Interest Rates

3 hours ago   |   Washington Post

The People's Bank of China is liberalizing its interest-rate system in another milestone in the landmark reforms started four decades ago to boost the role of markets in the...
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For NASA contractors, lunar landing failures by Israel and India hit close to home

6 hours ago   |   Washington Post

For nine private companies under contract to get experiments to the moon, every miss is a reminder it's not a simple task.
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Attack that wiped out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production came from Iran...

Attack that wiped out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production came from Iran, US official says

The attack on two major Saudi oil facilities that knocked out half of the country's oil production appears to have come from Iran instead of the Yemeni Houthi group that... Read more ...

If You Think The Price Of Oil Is Skyrocketing Now, Just Wait Until The War...

If You Think The Price Of Oil Is Skyrocketing Now, Just Wait Until The War Starts

In the aftermath of the most dramatic attack on Saudi oil facilities that we have ever seen, the price of oil has exploded higher. The Wall Street Journal is calling this... Read more ...

No Deal: Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute

No Deal: Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute

DETROIT - More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company... Read more ...

The Latest: GM, UAW to resume talks; strike still planned

The Latest: GM, UAW to resume talks; strike still planned

DETROIT - The Latest on labor strife at General Motors factories : Read more ...

46-year-old kicker Adam Vinatieri appears to tease an imminent retirement...

46-year-old kicker Adam Vinatieri appears to tease an imminent retirement after missing 2 extra points on Sunday

Mark J. Terrill/AP Adam Vinatieri offered an ominous post-game quote after the Indianapolis Colts' win on Sunday that seemed to infer he was planning to retire this... Read more ...

Joe Biden reportedly praised pharmaceutical companies at a private party...

Joe Biden reportedly praised pharmaceutical companies at a private party despite publicly railing against high drug prices

Getty Images/Sean Rayford Former Vice President and Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden privately praised pharmaceutical companies, despite publicly supporting... Read more ...

UAW Votes For Nationwide Strike To Begin Before Midnight Sunday

UAW Votes For Nationwide Strike To Begin Before Midnight Sunday

The move comes after failing to agree to a new contract with General Motors over wages, health care and profit-sharing. Nearly 50,000 workers will be affected when production... Read more ...

Miami Dolphins put forth another pathetic effort, losing to Patriots 43-0 as...

Miami Dolphins put forth another pathetic effort, losing to Patriots 43-0 as tanking efforts appear to be working

The Miami Dolphins got shut out by the New England Patriots on Sunday in their second embarrassing loss of a season that is just two games old. The most painful part of the... Read more ...

Union votes to strike at General Motors' US plants

Union votes to strike at General Motors' US plants

DETROIT - The United Auto Workers union announced Sunday that its roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. would go on strike just before midnight because... Read more ...

The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM - here's why...

The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM - here's why they're striking

The UAW ordered its membership to strike General Motors on Sunday night after contract negotiations broke down. GM's 46,000 UAW-represented workers could take to the picket... Read more ...