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Google employees to launch social media campaign on sexual harassment, forced arbitration policies

10 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

Google employees are launching a social media campaign Tuesday to pressure companies to end forced arbitration.
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Charles Schwab will reportedly acquire TD Ameritrade for $26 billion

Charles Schwab will reportedly acquire TD Ameritrade for $26 billion

Charles Schwab will acquire rival brokerage TD Ameritrade and the deal could be announced as soon as this morning, FOX Business reported Thursday. The purchase will ring in at... Read more ...

WeWork lays off 2,400 employees

WeWork lays off 2,400 employees

Embattled office-sharing startup WeWork confirmed on Thursday that it had cut 2,400 jobs in a round of layoffs following its failed IPO attempt. WeWork began to meet with... Read more ...

17 photos from inside Trump's tour of an Apple factory with Tim Cook

17 photos from inside Trump's tour of an Apple factory with Tim Cook

President Trump visited Apple' s Austin manufacturing plant yesterday, and CEO Tim Cook gave him a tour. Apple produces the new Mac Pro in the plant, which will ship next... Read more ...

Uber's CEO is spending millions on shares as Travis Kalanick cashes out

Uber's CEO is spending millions on shares as Travis Kalanick cashes out

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi spent $6.7 million on shares of the company on Monday, November 18, SEC filings show . Khosrowshahi now holds 1.53 million Uber shares, roughly 0.09%... Read more ...

Watch Janelle Monae time travel to the Civil War-era South in the chilling...

Watch Janelle Monae time travel to the Civil War-era South in the chilling new trailer for 'Antebellum'

The teaser trailer for upcoming horror film "Antebellum" was released on Thursday, and it takes a terrifying look at the Civil War-era South. Janelle Monae stars as Veronica, a... Read more ...

'It's life or death for us': A group of McDonald's employees filed a lawsuit...

'It's life or death for us': A group of McDonald's employees filed a lawsuit accusing the chain of failing to protect workers from violence in restaurants

A group of McDonald's employees in Chicago has filed a lawsuit against the chain, they announced in a Thursday press release. The lawsuit, filed Thursday by 17 Chicago-area... Read more ...

Trump is taking extra steps to protect alleged war criminal Eddie Gallagher...

Trump is taking extra steps to protect alleged war criminal Eddie Gallagher after he already pardoned him

President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that he would not allow the Navy to strip Chief Eddie Gallagher of his Trident, the insignia that marks him as a Navy SEAL. "The Navy... Read more ...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an investigation into the Bidens would benefit Trump

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney won applause during Wednesday's impeachment hearing for a line of questioning that led to US Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland saying that a... Read more ...

The WeWork fiasco might cost SoftBank a $2.8 billion loan from Japan's...

The WeWork fiasco might cost SoftBank a $2.8 billion loan from Japan's biggest banks

WeWork might be costing the Japanese conglomerate nearly $2.8 billion worth of loans. Nikkei Asian Review, citing people familiar, said that two of Japan's biggest banks are... Read more ...

Bitcoin plunges below $8,000 after 7 straight days of declines

Bitcoin plunges below $8,000 after 7 straight days of declines

Bitcoin plunged below $8,000 on Thursday, hitting its lowest level in nearly a month. The biggest cryptocurrency has dropped for seven straight days as investors funneled money... Read more ...