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Elizabeth Warren Wants Wells Fargo to be Expelled From College Campuses

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

Senator Elizabeth Warren said Jan. 17 that Wells Fargo “does not belong on college campuses” following her review of a long-delayed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report...
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Bill Gates Says These Global Health Investments Were the Best He's Ever Made. Here's Why

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

Pledging $10 billion dollars, by way of his charitable organization, to three global health organizations. That's the best investment Bill Gates ever made, the Microsoft...
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Vaccine Hesitancy Joins Climate Change on World Health Organization's 2019 Global Health Threats List

Vaccine Hesitancy Joins Climate Change on World Health Organization's 2019 Global Health Threats List

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

The World Health Organization has released its list of global health threats for 2019. Unlike some of the health challenges on the list, at least one, vaccine hesitancy, is...
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Netflix' Stock Falls 4.8% After Showing Strong Subscriber Growth But Disappointing Revenue

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

Netflix ‘s stock fell as much as 4.8% late Thursday after delivering a financial report that showed revenue slightly short of Wall Street expectations, higher than expected net...
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Trump Issues a Cutting Letter to Pelosi, Postponing Her Trip Abroad

6 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   4 articles

President Donald Trump issued a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Thursday stating her previously unannounced trip to Egypt, Brussels, and Afghanistan would be...
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New York FBI Has Started An Unofficial ‘Food Bank' For Unpaid Agents During Government Shutdown

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

As some 800,000 furloughed federal workers with $5,000 in missed wages , many furloughed workers and their families are relying on the generosity of others to scrape by. In...
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Facebook Removed Hundreds More ‘Inauthentic' Accounts Linked to Russia

6 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Facebook said it removed more than 350 pages and accounts linked to operations in Russia Thursday, on the grounds that the account holders “activity coordinated with one...
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Thousands More Children Were Separated at Border Than First Reported, HHS Watchdog Finds

7 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The Trump administration separated thousands more migrant children from their parents than previously acknowledged, according to a report released Thursday. Administration...
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Songs Are Getting Shorter. Blame the Economics of Streaming Music

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

If it seems your favorite songs today aren't as long as the ones you liked several years ago, you're not imagining things. The average song length on the Billboard Hot 100...
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Hate Assembling IKEA Furniture? This Robot Might Be Able to Help

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Researchers have designed a robot operating system that can process and understand how-to instructions, and put them into action, Science News reports . Dileep George, an...
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Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

President Trump has canceled his administration's trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum next week. The White House released a statement on Thursday that said... Read more ...

Michael Cohen implicates Trump, confirms report he paid firm to rig online...

Michael Cohen implicates Trump, confirms report he paid firm to rig online polls in Trump's favor and create WomenForCohen Twitter account

President Donald Trump's former lawyer and "fixer" Michael Cohen confirmed a Wall Street Journal report that he paid a technology firm to rig online polls in favor of Trump. He... Read more ...

El Chapo's mistress detailed how the drug lord fled Mexican Marines through...

El Chapo's mistress detailed how the drug lord fled Mexican Marines through a bathtub tunnel while naked in shocking testimony at his federal trial

Lucero Guadalupe Sánchez López, 29, testified against Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman on Thursday as part of his federal trial. The former legislator in Mexico told the court about a... Read more ...

A black student is suing her former high school after being told her skin...

A black student is suing her former high school after being told her skin was 'too dark' to perform on the dance team, lawsuit says

University of Missouri student Camille Sturdivant is suing her former high school's district for racial discrimination. Sturdivant, who is black, claims that she was... Read more ...

When Vanguard's founder first invented the index fund, it was ridiculed as...

When Vanguard's founder first invented the index fund, it was ridiculed as 'un-American,' but 40 years later it's an investing strategy championed by Warren Buffett

Jack Bogle , the founder of investing firm Vanguard Group, died on Wednesday at age 89. Bogle pioneered low-cost index funds , which now make up 70% of Vanguard's $5.1 trillion... Read more ...

Trump sends Capitol Hill into chaos after cancelling congressional trip to...

Trump sends Capitol Hill into chaos after cancelling congressional trip to Afghanistan

President Trump canceled a congressional delegation plan to travel to Afghanistan this weekend in retaliation for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's suggestion the State of the Union... Read more ...

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on...

The Trump administration is reportedly considering lifting some tariffs on China to help get a trade deal done

The US is considering eliminating some or all tariffs on China, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is pushing for tariffs on $250... Read more ...

LeBron James was eating dinner with Kevin Love when Kyrie Irving called to...

LeBron James was eating dinner with Kevin Love when Kyrie Irving called to apologize for bristling at LeBron's leadership on the Cavs

Kyrie Irving called LeBron James to apologize for bristling as James' leadership tactics when they were with the Cleveland Cavaliers. When James received the call, he was... Read more ...

Ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight the company over the $120 million...

Ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight the company over the $120 million severance it denied him following allegations of sexual misconduct

Former CBS CEO Les Moonves will fight CBS over its decision to deny him $120 million severance, CBS said in an SEC filing on Thursday. The CBS board of directors denied Moonves... Read more ...