CELL PHONES MIGHT BE CAUSING HORNS TO GROW ON YOUNG PEOPLE'S SKULLS

Well, this is terrifying. Researchers at the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia have found evidence that our...

AIRBUS VOWS TO CHALLENGE THE SECRET BOEING 737 DEAL THAT STUNNED THE PARIS AIR SHOW

Airbus SE vowed to put up a fight to undo a $24 billion deal landed by rival Boeing Co. for 737 Max planes that proved to be the sales...

 
 
 

BLACK WOMEN VOTERS WILL BE CENTRAL TO THE 2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION, EXPERTS PREDICT

After black women delivered some notable advances for Democrats during last year's midterm elections, they have emerged as a key voting...

WHAT IS SLACK? AND OTHER BURNING QUESTIONS, ANSWERED

You can't get within 10 clicks of a business website today and not be overwhelmed with stories about Slack's kinda-sorta, but not really...

 
 
 

TRUMP SAYS IRAN MADE ‘BIG MISTAKE' SHOOTING DOWN U.S. DRONE

Iran shot down an American spy drone near the entrance to the Persian Gulf under disputed circumstances, escalating tensions in a region...

FACEBOOK'S LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY AND ITS GENERATIONAL DIVIDE - DATA SHEET

Facebook's Libra announcement notwithstanding, a generational divide-attributed more to commercial interests than age-remains between...

 
 
 

HOW TO NEGOTIATE A JOB OFFER

Let's face it: Whether or not you're already working, looking for a new job isn't fun. To get the stress and uncertainty over with,...

BILL DE BLASIO AND CHIRLANE MCCRAY: WHY WE'RE INTRODUCING SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING IN NEW YORK CITY SCHOOLS

In the East Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn, the sixth graders of Meyer Levin Junior High have a routine. Each day, everyone in the...

 
 
 

A BITCOIN PROSECUTOR-TURNED-CRYPTO VC ON FACEBOOK'S LIBRA: THE BROADSHEET

Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Hope Hicks testifies without saying much, Google employees show up at Alphabet's shareholder meeting,...

SLACK IS GOING PUBLIC WITHOUT AN IPO. HERE'S HOW A DIRECT OFFERING WORKS

Ten years after it was founded, Slack Technologies will list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. The ticker symbol?...

 
 
 

CAPT. “SULLY” SULLENBERGER SLAMS BOEING FOR INADEQUATE PILOT TRAINING ON THE TROUBLED 737 MAX

Airline union leaders and a famed former pilot said Wednesday that Boeing made mistakes while developing the 737 Max, and the biggest...

WAYMO TEAMS UP WITH RENAULT AND NISSAN FOR ROBOTAXIS IN FRANCE AND JAPAN

Self-driving car pioneer Waymo is teaming up with automakers Renault and Nissan to make its first journey outside the U.S. with a ride-hailing...

 
 
 

FOLLOW THE MONEY FOR THE TRUTH ABOUT TECH, FROM VALUATIONS TO VR

At the end of May, when Uber filed its first earnings report as a public company, the ride-hailing titan revealed it had an impressive...

TRIPADVISOR CEO: BUSINESSES MUST STEP UP TO ADDRESS THE REFUGEE CRISIS

Every year, around World Refugee Day, a startling statistic is released: the number of those who are escaping conflict and crisis globally....

 
 
 
The Fall and Rise of VR: The Struggle to Make Virtual Reality Get Real

THE FALL AND RISE OF VR: THE STRUGGLE TO MAKE VIRTUAL REALITY GET REAL

Paul McCartney made his modest contribution to the future of virtual reality with a little help from a bike mechanic. The unlikely...

FINANCE IS ON THE CUSP OF HUGE CHANGE: CEO DAILY

Good morning. It was a rainy day in Montauk yesterday, but that turned out to be a good thing. The conversation inside the Fortune...

 
 
 

WHO'S GETTING RICH FROM SLACK'S DIRECT LISTING: TERM SHEET

GETTING RICH As Slack makes its public debut today, let's take a look at who stands to win big. Venture capital firm Accel is known...

TERM SHEET - THURSDAY, JUNE 20

GETTING RICH As Slack makes its public debut today, let's take a look at who stands to win big. Venture capital firm Accel is known...

 
 
 

FOLLOW THE MONEY FOR THE TRUTH ABOUT TECH, FROM VALUATIONS TO VR

At the end of May, when Uber filed its first earnings report as a public company, the ride-hailing titan revealed it had an impressive...

Tech's 4 Biggest Cash Burners Have Torn Through $23.9 Billion Combined

TECH'S 4 BIGGEST CASH BURNERS HAVE TORN THROUGH $23.9 BILLION COMBINED

Editor's note: An earlier version of this story published on May 20. "You've got to spend money to make money" is one of the most widely...

 
 
 



'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic dispute

Several officers were on a domestic disturbance call, helping a woman collect her belongings and leave, when the gunfire began. Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Fueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15 billion this year. Read more ...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double murder

There's a lot to look back on in history for June 20. Here are a couple of notable moments. Read more ...

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Gen. Hossein Salami said... Read more ...

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Former Vice President Joe Biden is under fire from rivals in the democratic presidential race, after he reminisced about working together with segregationist senators in the 1970s. Read more ...

Opinion: Why War With Iran Is Bad For Trump - And America

Opinion: Why War With Iran Is Bad For Trump - And America

Iran's shoot-down of a U.S. drone underscores the growing risk of conflict between the countries. If war occurs, President Trump will wish he stayed out, write Aaron David... Read more ...

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert out of hospital after stroke

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert out of hospital after stroke

CLEVELAND - Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert was released from a Detroit-area hospital nearly a month after suffering a stroke and will recover at an in-patient rehabilitation center. Read more ...