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Why Wall Street is Losing Control of Tech IPOs-Data Sheet

1 minute ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here . In May, before Uber went...
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Two Elliman agents launch platform to provide renters, buyers and sellers up to $50K in unsecured loans

5 minutes ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Two Douglas Elliman agents are taking on Compass with a new platform that overlaps with the VC-backed brokerage's short-term lending service for sellers. Cousins John Giannone...
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11 snacks you used to see in every movie theater but hardly find in concession stands today

11 snacks you used to see in every movie theater but hardly find in concession stands today

5 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Movie theaters are changing, and that means once-popular concession candies like Red Vines, Sugar Babies, and Goobers are becoming harder to find. In an effort to modernize...
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Oklahoma Woman Says She Was Refused Service at Burger King Because She is Deaf: 'When I Got Home, That Was When I Really Broke Down'

15 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Rachel Hollis hopes the incident will help educate people who "maybe don't know how to work with deaf people in the food industry."
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From herding cows to hiring private investigators - wealth advisers told us their stories about next-level requests from uber-rich clients

From herding cows to hiring private investigators - wealth advisers told us their stories about next-level requests from uber-rich clients

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Wealth managers told us a human touch when it comes to special requests helps lure and keep clients. That can help justify their steady fees at a time when big and small firms...
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U.S. House lawmakers ask regulators to scrutinize bank cloud providers

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Two U.S. lawmakers have called on a top financial regulatory panel to consider direct oversight of the cloud services big tech companies provide to banks, saying they have...
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After Rebuffing Trump, Greenland and Denmark Tighten Relationship

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

Denmark and Greenland have agreed to strengthen their cooperation on security and defense, with officials citing the growing strategic role of the Arctic region as thawing ice...
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Loosen this vise on parents, N.Y.: How an unjust state law blocks many capable adults from working with children

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

I am training director at RISE, an organization that assists parents affected by the child welfare system here in New York City. Here, I work with the city's Administration for...
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Pick Six Plus: A journey through the Top 25 in 17 games

Pick Six Plus: A journey through the Top 25 in 17 games

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Do a quick web search for "college football road trip" and a number of creative possibilities come up.
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California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured

California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Authorities say there are nearly two dozen people injured after a light rail train derailed in Sacramento. Sacramento Fire says 20 people were hurt and...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

Trump has repeatedly badgered the Fed to slash interest rates. But many...

Trump has repeatedly badgered the Fed to slash interest rates. But many economists think patience is warranted - and could save the economy in the end

Markets and investors are watching the Federal Reserve and Chair Jerome Powell for signs of upcoming rate cuts at this week's economic symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The... Read more ...

Major toy maker Hasbro to buy out ‘Peppa Pig' owner eOne for $4 billion

Major toy maker Hasbro to buy out ‘Peppa Pig' owner eOne for $4 billion

Top American toy maker Hasbro has announced a deal to acquire the owner of popular children's series “Peppa Pig” Entertainment One for approximately £3.3 billion . The share... Read more ...

How Pete Buttigieg would tackle the mental health and addiction crisis

How Pete Buttigieg would tackle the mental health and addiction crisis

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Friday unveiled a $100 billion plan to expand access to mental health and addiction treatment that coincided with a campaign... Read more ...

China plans to slap retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of US goods

China plans to slap retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of US goods

Beijing has finally unveiled its response to Washington's latest tariffs, vowing to hike levies on $75 billion worth of US exports and resume 25 percent tariffs on American... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Yemeni govt troops force separatists out from southern city

Yemeni govt troops force separatists out from southern city

Yemeni security officials say forces loyal to the internationally recognized government have taken full control of a key southern city after overnight clashes with... Read more ...

2 arrested in fatal shooting on I-440

2 arrested in fatal shooting on I-440

Two men were arrested in connection with a fatal shooting of a Durham man last weekend in Raleigh, police said Friday. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...