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Sunday, Oct 30, 2016 at 12:39 PM PDT

Does Facebook Allow Advertisers to Discriminate?

Does Facebook Allow Advertisers to Discriminate?

The next time you check your Facebook page, notice the ads.

The social media giant allows advertisers to exclude certain ethnic groups from seeing an ad on their page, ProPublica first reported.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 03:01 PM PDT

The French Laundry Named in Discrimination Lawsuit: Report

The French Laundry Named in Discrimination Lawsuit: Report

The French Laundry and famed chef Thomas Keller are named in a lawsuit alleging discrimination against a server because she was pregnant, according to the Napa Valley Register.

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 at 07:07 PM PDT

American, Southwest Raise Base Fares By $5 Each Way

American, Southwest Raise Base Fares By $5 Each Way

American and Southwest are raising fares by $5 each way, the latest move by airlines to reverse a price slump that has lasted nearly two years.

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 at 08:15 AM PDT

Making Inroads in 'Uber for Kids' Niche

Making Inroads in 'Uber for Kids' Niche

New ride-hailing companies are going where the traditional ones can’t.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 07:05 PM PDT

Apple to Follow Earnings Decline With New Launch

Apple to Follow Earnings Decline With New Launch

After reporting a significant loss in its latest quarterly earnings report this week, Apple Inc. is set for a new launch, and its devoted fans are buzzing about the next big signature product.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 05:08 PM PDT

Tesla Surprises with 3rd-Quarter Profit

Tesla Surprises with 3rd-Quarter Profit

Electric car maker Tesla Motors posted its first quarterly profit in three years on Wednesday, giving investors reason to cheer after months of doubt.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 08:49 AM PDT

Google Halts Expansion Plans For Fiber; Chief Steps Down

Google Halts Expansion Plans For Fiber; Chief Steps Down

Google's parent company is halting operations and laying off staff in a number of cities where it once hoped to bring high-speed internet access by installing new fiber-optic networks.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 01:03 PM PDT

Free Taco Bell Thanks to Stolen Base in World Series

Free Taco Bell Thanks to Stolen Base in World Series

Mark your calendars, taco lovers. Thanks to stolen base recorded during Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday night, Taco Bell will be handing out free "Doritos Locos Tacos" next Wednesday, Nov. 2.

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 07:39 PM PDT

Apple's Quarterly Sales Fall, But Forecast Calls for Gains

Apple's Quarterly Sales Fall, But Forecast Calls for Gains

Apple says it sold 45.5 million iPhones in the last quarter, 5 percent fewer than it sold a year earlier. But the giant tech company's rosy forecast for the holidays was better than what Wall Street had been...

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 04:03 AM PDT

Twitter Plans Another Round of Layoffs, About 300: Report

Twitter Plans Another Round of Layoffs, About 300: Report

Twitter is planning another round of layoffs within the next week, according to a report from Bloomberg Technology, which cited sources familiar with the matter.

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