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Economy adds 223K jobs in May, unemployment down to 3.8 percent

Unemployment has fallen steadily since the Great Recession, reports CNN Money , peaking at 10 percent in 2009. Wages grew 2.7 percent compared to last May, b...


Ticketfly Temporarily Shuts Down to Investigate Hack

Ticketing website Ticketfly has been having issues this week, and today they posted that they "determined that Ticketfly has been the target of a cy...


Google reportedly pitched the Pentagon a "Google-earth-like" AI surveillance tool

The email was disclosed in a detailed New York Times report charting the backlash against Google , both internally and externally, after the firm won a sl...


Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Passenger Smokes A Joint

Flight 1250 departed San Francisco International Airport and was headed to Los Angeles International Airport when the pilot reported a "mechanical difficulty"...


Softbank Vision fund invests $2.25 billion in GM self driving cars

The company is working toward the launch of an autonomous ride-hailing service featuring Cruise-branded vehicles without steering wheels sometime in 2019. Seven...


Warren Buffett tried to invest in this tech giant but talks failed

Neither Uber nor Berkshire Hathaway responded to the news outlet's request for comment. Initially the information that appeared in medias such as Bloombe...


Syracuse Taxi Drivers Push for Stricter Ride-Hailing Regulations

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Tuesday subpoenaed ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft for information on driver pay and benefits, and whet...


Trump trade policies threaten 2.6 million U.S. jobs, Chamber of Commerce says

Pence called Trudeau back on Tuesday "to discuss ongoing negotiations". US President Donald Trump simultaneously enraged his North American and European tra...


New Deutsche Bank boss Sewing is 'sick and exhausted of bad news'

That's exactly how I feel. Deutsche Bank was also well positioned to react to excessive moves in debt markets, Sewing said, adding that a series of enforcem...


Manchester is shortlisted for Channel Four HQ

Cllr Andrew Mobbs, leader of Warwick District Council, said: "Although we are disappointed not to be going further, for Leamington to even be in a position to...


These Chick-Fil-A workers will be making $18 per hour

Employees are now paid $12.50 or $13 an hour. According to Sacramento's KXTV , owner and operator Eric Mason plans to transition new and existing employees ...


Germany fears protectionist spiral as U.S. follows through with steel tariffs

The measures had actually been decided back in March, but at the time US President Donald Trump gave Canada and the European Union - the biggest sources of ...


NZ's 'solid' economic growth seen continuing, OECD says

This GDP growth prediction is slightly higher than that of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at 3.4 percent and the Chilean government at 3.5 percent. The s...


Euro set to snap six week losing streak as Italy concerns wane

The 5-Star Movement and the far-right League, the biggest winners from the March election , declined to nominate an alternative candidate and abandoned plans t...


Dunkin' Donuts to offer free donut on National Donut Day

Walmart is celebrating National Doughnut Day with some free snacks. The deal should apply to all locations , but double-check with your specific location ....


What the Tech: European law introduces new privacy policy settings

Even with users opting-in, the placement of a distinct "announcement" before using a service about a particular aspect will focus attention on that function. "T...


Trump Moves Ahead With Tariffs and Other Trade Sanctions Against China

Beyond the student limits, U.S. consulates and embassies reportedly received instructions that any Chinese citizen applying for a visa will need to secure addit...


Trump to remove tariff exemption from EU, Canada, Mexico

Trudeau and French President Emmanuel Macron made their cases separately Wednesday to dissuade Trump , who is using a national-security clause in USA trade law...


Turkish lira rate up, Erdogan can breathe again

While the CBRT has managed to reel in the lira from the risky highs of Tl4.90 following President Erodgan's much cited televised address in which he outlined hi...


Here's What You Need To Know About Starbucks's Bias Training Shutdown Today

I welcome the opportunity to begin a relationship with them to share learnings and experiences. "They really need to commit". A manager called police on two bla...