UBER DRIVERS ARE EMPLOYEES, NEW YORK UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE BOARD RULES

The Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board of New York State has ruled that Uber is liable for unemployment benefits for three drivers,...

FERRARI ENLISTS PHILIP MORRIS VETERAN LOUIS CAMILLERI AS NEXT CEO

Ferrari NV's board enlisted Philip Morris International Inc. veteran Louis Camilleri to run the luxury sports-car company after Chief...

 
 
 

HASHFLARE SHUTS DOWN BITCOIN MINING SERVICE AND CANCELS ALL BITCOIN CONTRACTS

Hashflare, a so-called "cloud mining" service that allowed speculators to effectively rent processing power on the Bitcoin network,...

HOW NOT TO INVEST YOUR $493 MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT

If you're unaccustomed to having a lot of money and just happen to win $493 million in Tuesday's MegaMillions jackpo t, consider thinking...

 
 
 

SPACEX'S FALCON 9 BLOCK 5 LAUNCH KICKS OFF A NEW ERA IN REUSABILITY

Early Sunday morning, SpaceX will conduct a fairly routine launch that also marks a new era for the company. From this point on, SpaceX...

FIAT NAMES JEEP CHIEF MIKE MANLEY TO REPLACE CEO SERGIO MARCHIONNE: REPORT

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV named the head of its Jeep and Ram brands, Mike Manley, as chief executive officer to replace Sergio Marchionne,...

 
 
 

BOSTON DYNAMICS IS GEARING UP TO PRODUCE THOUSANDS OF ROBOT DOGS

Boston Dynamics, maker of uncannily agile robots, is poised to bring its first commercial product to market - a small, dog-like robot...

PHILLIES FANS CAN NOW TEXT THEIR BEER ORDERS VIA IPHONES AT HOME GAMES

Starting Friday, Phillies baseball fans who want to order beer or other beverages at Citizens Bank Park will be able to text their...

 
 
 
Cape Town: Best Travel Tips

CAPE TOWN: BEST TRAVEL TIPS

FIRST-CLASS WINES , beautiful beaches, powerful history-how do you take it all in when visiting one of Africa's most vibrant and cosmopolitan...

GOOGLE TRANSLATE'S AI IS RENDERING GIBBERISH INTO SPOOKY RELIGIOUS PROPHECIES

Artificial-intelligence algorithms have been known to do some odd things when left to their own devices. The ones that power Google...

 
 
 

CURRENCY WAR THREATENS TO RIPPLE ACROSS GLOBAL MARKETS

The currency war has arrived. So say some of the best and brightest in the $5.1 trillion-per-day foreign-exchange market. U.S. President...

FACEBOOK SUSPENDS APP TIED TO RESEARCHER RUNNING ELECTION STUDY

Facebook Inc. has suspended apps by Crimson Hexagon, a company founded by a Harvard University researcher who has a close relationship...

 
 
 
This Startup Makes Car Insurance for People Who Hate Owning Cars

THIS STARTUP MAKES CAR INSURANCE FOR PEOPLE WHO HATE OWNING CARS

IN THE MIDDLE OF ARITY'S Chicago offices, wedged between a row of programmer workstations and a bank of conference rooms, there sits...

MICHAEL COHEN SECRETLY TAPED TRUMP DISCUSSING HUSH PAYMENTS TO PLAYBOY MODEL: REPORT

President Donald Trump lashed out following reports that his former personal lawyer had secretly recorded a phone conversation in which...

 
 
 

TRUMP FULLY SUPPORTS FEDERAL RESERVE INDEPENDENCE, MNUCHIN SAYS

U.S. President Donald Trump fully supports the independence of the Federal Reserve and isn't trying to interfere in the foreign-exchange...

CYBER SATURDAY-INTRODUCING FORTUNE BRAINSTORM FINANCE

Good morning, Cyber Saturday readers. It's been a heady week of hand-shaking, connection-making, and idea-waking at Fortune Brainstorm...

 
 
 

MORE THAN 160 CASES OF CYCLOSPORIASIS LINKED TO MCDONALD'S SALADS IN 10 STATES, CDC SAYS

McDonald's salads have been linked to 163 “laboratory-confirmed” cases of cyclosporiasis across 10 U.S. states, according to the Centers...

WAYMO'S SELF-DRIVING CARS HAVE TRAVELED 8 MILLION MILES ON PUBLIC ROADS

Autonomous vehicles are getting closer to becoming the norm every day-specifically 25,000 miles closer in Waymo's case. Waymo CEO John...

 
 
 

WOMAN CLAIMS FLIGHT ATTENDANTS ‘STARTED MAKING JOKES' AFTER MOVING HER AWAY FROM MASTURBATING MAN

In an Instagram post from last week, Chicago-based photographer Genevieve Pascolla, 26, claimed that during a June 4 United Airlines...

U.S. OFFICIALS WARN OF POTENTIAL CYBER ATTACKS FROM IRAN

Iranian hackers have laid the groundwork to carry out extensive cyber attacks against private U.S. and European companies, U.S. officials...

 
 
 



NYPD officer faces departmental charges in Eric Garner death

NYPD officer faces departmental charges in Eric Garner death

The New York police officer who choked Eric Garner in 2014 has been formally served with departmental charges Read more ...

Construction crews make $23 million mistake on Iowa highway

Construction crews make $23 million mistake on Iowa highway

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Duck boat victims: 9 family members among 17 who died

Duck boat victims: 9 family members among 17 who died

The youngest victim was only a year old. Read more ...

British Open 2018: Jordan Spieth takes share of lead after Tiger winds back...

British Open 2018: Jordan Spieth takes share of lead after Tiger winds back the years

Tiger Woods turns back the clock and Jordan Spieth dazzles on a day of incredible drama at Carnoustie in Round 3 of the British Open. Read more ...

The Latest: Spieth moves to top of leaderboard with 65

The Latest: Spieth moves to top of leaderboard with 65

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland - The Latest on the British Open : Read more ...

Here are the A's prospects Mets are getting for Jeurys Familia

Here are the A's prospects Mets are getting for Jeurys Familia

The Jeurys Familia smoke is clearing. Although the trade is not finalized, it appears the Mets will be dealing their closer to Oakland in exchange for a pair of prospects... Read more ...

Cardinals place RHP Martinez on DL with oblique injury

Cardinals place RHP Martinez on DL with oblique injury

CHICAGO - The St. Louis Cardinals have placed right-hander Carlos Martinez on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique strain. Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Montrezl Harrell re-signs with Clippers

NBA free agency rumors: Montrezl Harrell re-signs with Clippers

Los Angeles and Harrell agreed to a two-year, $12 million contract Saturday, according to a report from ESPN. Read more ...

Closer Jeurys Familia traded by Mets to Oakland

Closer Jeurys Familia traded by Mets to Oakland

NEW YORK - Jeurys Familia has been traded by the New York Mets to the Oakland Athletics for two minor leaguers and international bonus money. Read more ...

Second LeBron James mural has been vandalized

Second LeBron James mural has been vandalized

The new image was created just days after an artist painted over his twice-vandalized mural featuring only James. Read more ...