DESPITE TOUGH TALK, U.S.-CHINA TRADE NEGOTIATIONS CONTINUE

Both sides issued statements describing recent discussions as productive. The question now is whether high-level talks next month will...

IS THE NEW MEAT ANY BETTER THAN THE OLD MEAT?

The Impossible Whopper and other plant-based burgers are a hit. But are they an improvement for you and the planet?

 
 
 

IN A RACE AGAINST THE SUN, GROWERS TRY TO OUTSMART CLIMATE CHANGE

From California to Costa Rica and beyond, farmers are experimenting with new crops and growing tactics.

THE FUTURE OF WINE: VERY, VERY DRY

Scientists are testing techniques for growing vines in a hot, parched future.

 
 
 

YOU MIGHT NOT WANT TO EAT BUGS. BUT WOULD YOU EAT MEAT THAT ATE BUGS?

Companies across the globe are banking on it.

TO FEED A HOT PLANET, THEY'RE MAKING MORE EFFICIENT PLANTS

Australian scientists are part of a worldwide effort to boost agricultural output to meet the growing global food demand.

 
 
 

WHERE'S THE WASTE? A ‘CIRCULAR' FOOD ECONOMY COULD COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE

An ice company's wastewater can feed a produce garden. Spent grain from a brewery goes to compost. Local, shared, recycled. Welcome...

BEEP. DING. VROOM. ELECTRIC CARS NEED TO MAKE NOISE FOR SAFETY, BUT WHAT KIND?

As electric cars become more popular, engineers, driven by government regulators, are crafting the sounds that will define the highways...

 
 
 

FROM UNDERWEAR TO CARS, INDIA'S ECONOMY IS FRAYING

The country once had the world's fastest-growing economy, but it has been battered by global and domestic forces. India's troubles...

CONGRESS ASKS MORE THAN 80 COMPANIES FOR BIG TECH COMPLAINTS

House lawmakers asked the companies for information on how their businesses had been affected by Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google.

 
 
 

TWITTER SUSPENDS ACCOUNT OF FORMER ADVISER TO SAUDI CROWN PRINCE

The account was one of thousands with ties to governments in the Middle East that were taken down by the social media company.

INSIDE AIRBNB, EMPLOYEES EAGER FOR BIG PAYOUTS PUSHED IT TO GO PUBLIC

Tension has grown among a 6,000-person work force as it waits to sell company shares, people with knowledge of the situation said.

 
 
 

‘NERD,' ‘NONSMOKER,' ‘WRONGDOER': HOW MIGHT A.I. LABEL YOU?

ImageNet Roulette, a digital art project and viral selfie app, exposes how biases have crept into the artificial-intelligence technologies...

G.M. WALKOUT BEGINS TO PINCH SUPPLIERS AND CANADA PLANTS

The strike by the United Auto Workers, in its fifth day, is causing layoffs in related operations but has not yet resulted in shortages...

 
 
 

DAVID JONES, HEALTH CARE ENTREPRENEUR BEHIND HUMANA, IS DEAD AT 88

Mr. Jones and a partner built large chains of nursing homes and hospitals. He later turned Humana into a major force in health insurance.

TRUMP CALLS CHINA A ‘THREAT TO THE WORLD' AS TRADE TALKS APPROACH

The president says he will not accept an interim trade deal and accused China of building up its military with funds earned through...

 
 
 

WALMART TO END SALES OF E-CIGARETTES

Vaping-related illnesses have been on the rise, and the authorities have documented several deaths linked to the devices.

FACEBOOK SAYS IT HAS SUSPENDED ‘TENS OF THOUSANDS' OF APPS

The scale of suspensions, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, was far larger than the social network had previously revealed.

 
 
 

AFTER THE FED'S SECOND RATE CUT, HINTS OF ANOTHER TO COME

Vice Chair Richard Clarida signaled another cut could be coming but stopped short of promising one, saying the Fed is taking decisions...

BARRON HILTON, HOTEL MAGNATE AND FOUNDING A.F.L. OWNER, DIES AT 91

Mr. Hilton successfully expanded the hotel chain founded by his father, but he said his happiest days were when he owned the Chargers...

 
 
 



Cory Booker says his campaign needs to raise $1.7 million in the next 10...

Cory Booker says his campaign needs to raise $1.7 million in the next 10 days or he's out

Business Insider According to a report from NBC News , a staff memo from the Cory Booker campaign says they need $1.7 million by Sept. 30 or the campaign is kaput. Booker is... Read more ...

Drake has been named the No. 5 richest rapper in the world with a $150...

Drake has been named the No. 5 richest rapper in the world with a $150 million net worth - here's a look at how he got there

Joe Scarnici/Getty Images Rapper Aubrey " Drake " Graham has an estimated net worth of $150 million and was ranked No. 5 on Forbes list of richest rappers in 2019 - he's also... Read more ...

Joe Biden got defensive during an LGBTQ forum in Iowa, calling the moderator...

Joe Biden got defensive during an LGBTQ forum in Iowa, calling the moderator 'a real sweetheart' as they walked offstage

Former Vice President Joe Biden's panel at the LGBTQ Presidential Forum in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, became terse after moderator and columnist Lyz Lenz pressed him on his past votes... Read more ...

Trump and Rudy Giuliani are reviving allegations of a conspiracy involving...

Trump and Rudy Giuliani are reviving allegations of a conspiracy involving Joe Biden and his son in response to a whistleblower report

Teresa Kroeger/Getty Images for World Food Program USA Controversy has brewed for months among former Vice President Joe Biden, his son Hunter, Ukrainian authorities, Rudy... Read more ...

Cory Booker says his campaign needs to raise $1.7 million in the next 10...

Cory Booker says his campaign needs to raise $1.7 million in the next 10 days or he's out

According to a report from NBC News , a staff memo from the Cory Booker campaign says they need $1.7 million by Sept. 30 or the campaign is kaput. Booker is No. 8 in national... Read more ...

Trump and Rudy Giuliani are reviving allegations of a conspiracy involving...

Trump and Rudy Giuliani are reviving allegations of a conspiracy involving Joe Biden and his son in response to a whistleblower report

Controversy has brewed for months among former Vice President Joe Biden, his son Hunter, Ukrainian authorities, Rudy Giuliani, and President Donald Trump. At the heart of the... Read more ...

Drake has been named the No. 5 richest rapper in the world with a $150...

Drake has been named the No. 5 richest rapper in the world with a $150 million net worth - here's a look at how he got there

Rapper Aubrey " Drake " Graham has an estimated net worth of $150 million and was ranked No. 5 on Forbes list of richest rappers in 2019 - he's also the youngest on the list by... Read more ...

Americans in their 60s have nearly as much student loan debt as people in...

Americans in their 60s have nearly as much student loan debt as people in their 30s

According to data from Experian, borrowers at age 30 and age 60 tend to have very similar student loan balances: the average 30 year old borrower owes $36,406, and the average... Read more ...

Hong Kong demonstrators called a Chinese-American journalist a 'yellow thug'...

Hong Kong demonstrators called a Chinese-American journalist a 'yellow thug' and attempted to stonewall her reporting

Jiayang Fan is a Chinese-American staff writer at The New Yorker. Fan has been faced with a barrage of racism while covering the Hong Kong protests. Demonstrators questioned if... Read more ...

Here's how much each iPhone Apple makes costs in 15 different countries...

Here's how much each iPhone Apple makes costs in 15 different countries around the world

Apple Apple's iPhone 11 , iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max went on sale September 20. Apple also still carries the iPhone XR, 8, and 8 Plus. Prices generally range from... Read more ...