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World Cup Ratings Are a Complete Nightmare for Fox and Comcast

2 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Through the first round of games in the 2018 FIFA World Cup , TV viewership from the U.S. has dropped about 44% compared with the last tournament in 2014, according to data...
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Nikki Haley Has New Beef With the UN-This Time Over Poverty in the U.S

22 minutes ago   |   Fortune

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley does not appear to be fond of the international organization. Just two days after Haley announced the official withdrawal of the U.S. from...
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Saransk swells from building boom of World Cup proportions

40 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

Valerie Fayzullina expresses a hopeful sense of wonder as she stands near a wire sculpture of a soccer player, in the shadows of eight new apartment high-rises and a freshly...
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These 3 stats show how truly awful Lionel Messi was during Argentina's humiliating 3-0 loss to Croatia

These 3 stats show how truly awful Lionel Messi was during Argentina's humiliating 3-0 loss to Croatia

46 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Argentina suffered a shock 3-0 loss against Croatia in a 2018 FIFA World Cup game on Thursday. Wilfredo Caballero's goalkeeping howler led to Croatia's opening goal, but Lionel...
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Herpes may play a role in developing Alzheimer's, a new study suggests - reigniting a controversial theory about what causes the disease

Herpes may play a role in developing Alzheimer's, a new study suggests - reigniting a controversial theory about what causes the disease

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

A new study has found that the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease had twice the level of herpes virus than those without. This helps resurrect an old theory that...
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Artificial Intelligence Turns Design Into A Collaborative Undertaking

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

As people and machines begin working together, the field of design will turn into a team sport where human ingenuity combines with AI and automation to change the ways in which...
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The Fed will cut rates and QE will resume soon

1 hour ago   |   eFinancial News

The numerous 'prophets of boom' have failed to grasp the economic and political issues that face the US and the rest of the world
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Stocks set for worst week in three months on trade war worries

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

LONDON - World shares rose on Friday but were set to end a second week lower amid intensifying worries over the fallout of a trade dispute resulting from U.S. tariffs, while...
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The 10 most important things in the world right now

The 10 most important things in the world right now

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Here's what's happening on Friday. 1. Around 500 migrant children separated from their parents at the US border have been reunited with their families. President Donald Trump...
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Taiwan's Foxconn calls Sino-U.S. trade spat a 'tech war'

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

TAIPEI - Foxconn , the world's largest electronics contract manufacturer, on Friday said the U.S. and Chinese governments are engaged in a technology war, not a trade war...
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The 10 most important things in the world right now

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Here's what's happening on Friday. 1. Around 500 migrant children separated from their parents at the US border have been reunited with their families. President Donald Trump... Read more ...

Amazon and other online retailers are getting hit after the Supreme Court...

Amazon and other online retailers are getting hit after the Supreme Court rules states can collect taxes on internet sales

States may require online retailers to collect sales taxes, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday. Shares of Amazon, Overstock.com, Etsy, Wayfair and other retailers fell after the... Read more ...

Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer-Winning Columnist, Dies Of Cancer

Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer-Winning Columnist, Dies Of Cancer

Krauthammer, who was a columnist for the Washington Post and a commentator for Fox News, wrote earlier this month that he had "no regrets." He was 68. Read more ...

Koko, the Gorilla Who Learned Sign Language, Is Dead at 46

Koko, the Gorilla Who Learned Sign Language, Is Dead at 46

Koko, the western lowland gorilla that began to learn sign language in the San Francisco Zoo and eventually became a celebrity beloved by millions, passed away in her sleep... Read more ...

Every pick from the 1st round of the NBA Draft and how they compare to mock...

Every pick from the 1st round of the NBA Draft and how they compare to mock drafts

With the first pick of this year's NBA Draft, the Phoenix Suns selected University of Arizona center Deandre Ayton. The move was not much of a surprise as all nine of the NBA... Read more ...

Koko, the gorilla who knew sign language, has died - and people are...

Koko, the gorilla who knew sign language, has died - and people are memorializing her online

Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language , died on Tuesday. People are memorializing her online. Koko, who reportedly knew over 2,000 words in English, died in her sleep at... Read more ...

Chipotle is testing a milkshake and a take on 'avocado toast' as the...

Chipotle is testing a milkshake and a take on 'avocado toast' as the struggling chain enters a new era

Chipotle is now serving new items including a chocolate milkshake, avocado tostadas, and quesadillas in its New York City test kitchen. The tests represent a new strategy for... Read more ...

Instagram is taking on YouTube now that more people are watching long-form...

Instagram is taking on YouTube now that more people are watching long-form videos online

Facebook-owned Instagram announced a new addition to its photo-sharing app on Wednesday: the ability to share long-form 4K videos a la YouTube. With IGTV, Instagram will allow... Read more ...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' director Rian Johnson taunted a campaign to...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' director Rian Johnson taunted a campaign to remake the movie

A campaign has started online to remake "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," claiming that a group of producers will provide the budget. "The Last Jedi" director Rian Johnson mocked the... Read more ...

Delta is banning pit bulls from flying as service dogs and customers are furious

Delta is banning pit bulls from flying as service dogs and customers are furious

Delta has updated their support animal policy and is now banning "pit bull type dogs" from traveling with customers. The decision comes on the heels of several incidents... Read more ...