WHY APPLE DOESN'T WANT USERS TO REPLACE THEIR OWN BATTERIES

The MacBook Pro recall and its subsequent ban from flights underscores the increasing brand risk from problems with lithium-ion batteries.

AMAZON EXECS CONTRIBUTED TO CONGRESSIONAL ANTITRUST PROBE LEADER TWO MONTHS BEFORE JULY HEARING

Experts say the timing of Amazon executives' contributions to Rep. David Cicilline likely reflect the company's heightened urgency...

 
 
 

A BABY PRODUCT COMPANY'S TARIFF DILEMMA: 'HOW DOES BUSINESS MOVE FORWARD?'

The administration delayed tariffs on baby products until Dec. 15. What happens from there, though, is anybody's guess.

THERE ARE NOW 175 ONLINE MATTRESS COMPANIES-AND YOU CAN'T TELL THEM APART

Experts say many mattresses being sold are actually very similar - despite how they're marketed.

 
 
 

AMERICANS OVERWHELMINGLY SUPPORT FREE TRADE AS CONCERN GROWS ABOUT TRUMP'S ECONOMY

Americans now say they approve of free trade by 64%-27%, a margin of better than two to one.

GUN CONTROL COULD BE A DEFINING ISSUE FOR DEMOCRATS ON THE 2020 CAMPAIGN TRAIL

Since the Valentine's Day massacre that killed 17 at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Democrats in even the reddest...

 
 
 

TRUMP SAYS APPLE IS SPENDING 'VAST SUMS OF MONEY IN THE U.S.' AND HE'S HAVING DINNER WITH THE CEO

Trump's tweet comes a day after Apple put out a press release describing the money it spends on U.S.-based suppliers and vendors.

JEFFREY EPSTEIN'S EX-CELLMATE CLEARED AFTER PROBE INTO EARLIER POSSIBLE SUICIDE ATTEMPT, LAWYER SAYS

The former cellmate's lawyer, Bruce Barket, told NBC that officials at the jailhouse said in an email that Tartaglione would face no...

 
 
 

ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI TALKS TO BILL KRISTOL ABOUT TRYING TO FORCE TRUMP OFF THE GOP TICKET IN 2020

Anti-Trump pundit and veteran GOP operative Bill Kristol confirmed to CNBC in a few brief text messages that he has spoken to Anthony...

PALO ALTO NETWORKS DROPS ON REPORT THAT HEAD OF SALES IS LEAVING

The report follows several other executive shake-ups in the past year.

 
 
 

BETO O'ROURKE GOES AFTER KEY IMMUNITY FOR BIG TECH COMPANIES FOLLOWING EL PASO SHOOTING

As part of his new proposal to combat hate and violence, O'Rourke wants to make social media companies liable for users' hateful content.

CEOS SEE PAY GROW 1,000% IN THE LAST 40 YEARS, NOW MAKE 278 TIMES THE AVERAGE WORKER

In comparative terms, CEOs now make on average 278 times the average worker's salary, according to the Economic Policy Institute.

 
 
 

YOUTUBE IS HIRING SPECIALISTS TO TALK TO CONSERVATIVE AND PROGRESSIVE VIDEO MAKERS

YouTube posted jobs seeking candidates for "Strategic Partner Managers" for both progressive and political publishers.

TRUMP'S TAX CUT ISN'T GIVING THE US ECONOMY THE BOOST IT NEEDS

Benefits from what President Trump called "the biggest reform of all time" to the tax code have dwindled to a faint breeze just 20...

 
 
 

TWO MORE ALLEGED JEFFREY EPSTEIN VICTIMS SUE HIS ESTATE AND 'RECRUITER' FOR $100 MILLION

Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Bill Clinton and Donald Trump, died in an apparent suicide over the weekend.

US CONSUMER SENTIMENT FOR AUGUST COMES IN WELL BELOW ESTIMATES

The report comes amid a wild week for the stock market, but after a handful of bullish reports in the consumer sector.

 
 
 

WHY RETAILERS ARE CHASING RENT THE RUNWAY WITH KNOCKOFF SERVICES

Bloomingdale's, Banana Republic and Urban Outfitters are jumping into the rental apparel market to try to capture customers.

GREENLAND TO TRUMP: 'WE'RE OPEN FOR BUSINESS, NOT FOR SALE'

The U.S. president has reportedly asked advisers about buying the north Atlantic country on several occasions.

 
 
 

LOWER MANHATTAN SUBWAY STATION EVACUATED; COPS PROBE REPORTS OF 2 PRESSURE OR RICE COOKERS

A report of the items at the Fulton Street station in the area of Fulton and William streets came in around 7:30 a.m. Friday

GROWTH FORECASTS ARE RISING AND ECONOMY LOOKS NOWHERE NEAR AS BAD AS BOND MARKET PREDICTS

Economists ratcheted up their GDP forecasts for the third quarter to a median 2.1% on Thursday.

 
 
 



Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

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Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

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Louisiana Governor During Hurricane Katrina Disaster Dies

Louisiana Governor During Hurricane Katrina Disaster Dies

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Former Bears running back Cedric Benson reported dead in motorcycle crash

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ISIS claims responsibility after bomb goes off at Afghanistan wedding, 63...

ISIS claims responsibility after bomb goes off at Afghanistan wedding, 63 people killed

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Jets' Le'Veon Bell will not play in the preseason, coach Adam Gase says

Jets' Le'Veon Bell will not play in the preseason, coach Adam Gase says

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Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

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Former NFL running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash

Former NFL running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash

Former NFL running back and University of Texas star Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle crash, according to the Austin American-Statesman. He was 36. The... Read more ...

MLB wrap: Zack Greinke gets 200th career win as Astros top A's

MLB wrap: Zack Greinke gets 200th career win as Astros top A's

The feat came exactly one year and one day after Justin Verlander joined the 200 club. Read more ...

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Jose Quintana pitched seven crisp innings, Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Sunday night in the MLB... Read more ...