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Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 11:26 AM PDT

Time Warner Just Handed Snapchat a $100 Million Lifeline

Time Warner Just Handed Snapchat a $100 Million Lifeline

Snap, the company behind the social media app Snapchat, saw a spike in its shares on Monday after the announcement of a new deal with Time Warner. The deal is valued at $100 million, people familiar with the...

Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 07:00 AM PDT

Dow Hits Another Record High at Open as Tech Stocks Bounce

Dow Hits Another Record High at Open as Tech Stocks Bounce

The Dow Jones industrial average continued its march upward Monday, opening at a record high that top's last week's milestone of 21,391.97, CNBC reported. The S&P 500 opened up 0.4 percent, leaving it just...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 11:49 AM PDT

US Treasury Department Releases FAQ on Cuba Changes

US Treasury Department Releases FAQ on Cuba Changes

The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control released a series of frequently asked questions regarding President Donald Trump's changes to the U.S. policy toward Cuba Friday, as the...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 10:57 AM PDT

The Costs Of Being A Dad

The Costs Of Being A Dad

Welcome to parenthood. You are a proud new father, simultaneously overjoyed and terrified. Since you are now responsible for another human being, you should know that the estimate of what it will cost to...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 11:33 AM PDT

Rape Victim Sues Uber, Says Execs Portrayed Her as a Liar

Rape Victim Sues Uber, Says Execs Portrayed Her as a Liar

A woman who was raped by an Uber driver in India is suing the company for a second time, alleging that Uber executives got her private medical records and made false statements claiming she fabricated the...

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 10:07 AM PDT

'White Skittles' for U.K. Pride Month Are Drawing Backlash

'White Skittles' for U.K. Pride Month Are Drawing Backlash

An all-white, limited edition of Skittles sold in the U.K. has ignited internet debate over what some critics are calling a tone-deaf marketing scheme to celebrate LGBT Pride month. Skittles partnered with...

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 08:15 AM PDT

Nike to Cut About 2 Percent of its Global Workforce

Nike to Cut About 2 Percent of its Global Workforce

Nike has announced a new business structure which includes cutting 2 percent of its global workforce on Thursday, CNBC reported. The new structure will focus on serving consumers in 12 cities across 10...

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 08:42 AM PDT

China Overturns Rejections of 9 Trump Trademarks

China Overturns Rejections of 9 Trump Trademarks

The Chinese government has granted preliminary approval for nine Donald Trump trademarks it had previously rejected, in whole or in part, The Associated Press found, a turn that is likely to fuel further...

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 03:42 AM PDT

New Smirnoff Ad Winks at Russian Meddling Probe, Trump

New Smirnoff Ad Winks at Russian Meddling Probe, Trump

Smirnoff vodka has a new ad campaign that references the investigation into Russian interference in last year's U.S. presidential campaign. Pictures of bus stop and billboard ads have been posted to social...

Monday, Jun 12, 2017 at 11:46 AM PDT

Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company

Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company

Uber Chief Business Officer Emil Michael has left the company, according to an email obtained by the New York Times and confirmed by NBC News.

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