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The Technology 202: Major tech companies could be battered by ACA ruling if it's upheld

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Many Uber and Lyft contractors rely on the exchanges for health care.
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Uber welcomes, unions criticize UK plan to maintain flexible gig economy

17 hours ago   |   Reuters

Uber Technologies Inc welcomed on Monday the British government's response to a review into workplace rights, which looks set to preserve the business models of gig economy...
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JPMorgan's head of asset management explains how he's been able to poach workers from Silicon Valley

JPMorgan's head of asset management explains how he's been able to poach workers from Silicon Valley

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Chris Willcox, the head of JPMorgan Asset Management, explained in an interview with Business Insider how he competes for technology talent. In August, the firm hired Apoorv...
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Alleged terrorist says Russian TV channel influenced attack on Buckingham Palace

2 days ago   |   NBC News

An Uber driver charged with attacking police with a sword outside Buckingham Palace says that looking at a report on Russian channel RT made him mad.
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AmEx Platinum cardholders can potentially get the $200 airline fee credit twice in their first year - here's how

AmEx Platinum cardholders can potentially get the $200 airline fee credit twice in their first year - here's how

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. The Platinum Card® from...
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Betterment is partnering with a company backed by Shaq to help gig economy workers manage their finances

Betterment is partnering with a company backed by Shaq to help gig economy workers manage their finances

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Workers in the gig economy account for more than one third of US workers. These include workers at companies like Uber, Lyft and Instacart. Robo-advisor Betterment is...
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The Next Koch Doesn't Like Politics

The Next Koch Doesn't Like Politics

3 days ago   |   Politico

Last May, Chase Koch, the 41-year-old son of billionaire businessman Charles Koch, gathered about two dozen wealthy young professionals for a weekend retreat in Vail. This was...
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Starbucks to expand delivery in US, China

3 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Starbucks is expanding delivery to more stores in the U.S. and China as it tries to accelerate growth in those two markets. The company says it will offer delivery...
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Ride-Hailing Startup Grab Raises $150 Million From Yamaha

3 days ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Grab is attracting more global backers after the ride-hailing service defeated Uber Technologies Inc. in Southeast Asia. A motorcycle maker has become the latest...
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BlackRock and Microsoft want to make retirement investing as easy as ordering an Uber

BlackRock and Microsoft want to make retirement investing as easy as ordering an Uber

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

BlackRock and Microsoft are teaming up to build retirement tools for individual investors, a growing market as employers shift away from pensions. The partners will launch an...
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Meghan Markle's father says he's been 'shunned and ghosted' by her

Meghan Markle's father says he's been 'shunned and ghosted' by her

"There has to be a place for me. I'm her father." Read more ...

Google announces $1 billion Hudson Square Campus in New York City

Google announces $1 billion Hudson Square Campus in New York City

Google is investing more than $1 billion in new Hudson Square properties in a plan that could double its headcount in the Big Apple over the next decade. Read more ...

Pacers make Kelly Krauskopf first female assistant GM in NBA history

Pacers make Kelly Krauskopf first female assistant GM in NBA history

Krauskopf has been the president and CEO of the WNBA's Indiana Fever since their inception in 2000. Read more ...

Man pronounced dead after fiery toll plaza crash

Man pronounced dead after fiery toll plaza crash

A man was pronounced dead at the hospital after crashing into a concrete barrier in Dover early Monday morning, state police said. Read more ...

US airstrikes wipe out dozens of al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

US airstrikes wipe out dozens of al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

The US military killed 62 al-Shabaab militants during six weekend airstrikes in Somalia, officials said Monday. Four strikes near Gandarshe, in Somalia's south-central Banaadir... Read more ...

Saudi Arabia says U.S. resolution denouncing Khashoggi murder is...

Saudi Arabia says U.S. resolution denouncing Khashoggi murder is ‘disrespect' to crown prince

Saudi Arabia on Monday rejected a resolution passed by the U.S. Senate last week that condemned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for his alleged role in the murder of... Read more ...

$15.6 railroad facility coming to Des Moines

$15.6 railroad facility coming to Des Moines

Des Moines officials say a long-awaited $15.6 million railroad facility is set to be built soon and will aid central Iowa's economy. Read more ...

Trump lashes out at the Fed ahead of expected rate hike that could...

Trump lashes out at the Fed ahead of expected rate hike that could reportedly cost him an extra $1 million a year

The Federal Reserve is expected to increase its benchmark interest rate this week. President Donald Trump criticized the central bank once again on Monday for considering... Read more ...

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two ex bankers...

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two ex bankers, saying it seeks fines 'well in excess' of $2.7 billion

Malaysia filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two former executives for "grave violations of our securities laws" relating to its $6.5 billion Malaysian sovereign... Read more ...

79 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the...

79 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the first major naval battle of World War II

World War II got off to a bad start for the British. About two weeks after Poland surrendered to Germany at the end of September 1939 - succumbing to a month of the Nazi... Read more ...