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The latest scandals at Facebook will hurt morale and make it harder to hire...

Facebook is in crisis, yet again. This time, the issue how the company attempted to attack its critics with smears that have been accused of fueling anti-Semitism, while pushing to downplay the extent of public disclosures about Russian election meddling in 2016 — revelations exposed by a bombshell New York Times investigation. The company went…

The shocking downfall of Carlos Ghosn could send the largest car company in the...

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn was arrested by Japanese law enforcement on Monday. The arrest comes after Nissan revealed that an internal investigation concluded that the long-time executive allegedly under-reported his income and misused corporate assets. According to reports for Japanese media outlets NHK and Kyodo News, Ghosn allegedly reported only half of…

The US and China are giving off bad signals ahead of a crucial meeting...

President Donald Trump may be talking up the prospects of a dea l to ease trade tensions with China, but much of his administration is still acting like any agreement is a long way off. Trump has discussed the possibility of a deal during his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit…

There’s a shady market for breast milk in the US where parents risk buying...

Following is a transcript of the video: Brazil takes breast milk very seriously. It has over 200 milk banks nationwide, the highest of any country. But here's the weird part, while the US has over one and a half times the population of Brazil, it only has 24 milk banks, which distribute less than six…

Uber insiders describe questionable decisions before its self-driving car killed a pedestrian

At 9:58 p.m. on a nearly moonless Sunday night, 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg stepped into a busy section of Mill Road in Tempe, Arizona, pushing her pink bicycle. A few seconds later, one of Uber's self-driving Volvo SUVs ran into her at 39 MPH and killed her. Inside the car, Rafaela Vasquez was working alone, as…

Pilots working for airlines that transport packages for Amazon are not happy — and...

Pilots working for the group of airlines responsible for making Amazon Air deliveries aren't happy, a recent union survey found. And a lot of them are considering leaving the airlines that Amazon Air relies on, according to a recent survey from the Teamsters Local 1224 union of the Airline Professionals Association. The survey, which wrapped…

MORGAN STANLEY: The stock market as we know it has been flipped completely upside...

For much of the almost 10-year bull market, stock investors got excited during times of weakness. That's because any sort of sell-off provided them with an opportunity to buy more exposure at a discounted price. It was a strategy called "buying the dip," and it worked swimmingly for years. That's largely because the market's underlying…

We visited a David’s Bridal store just before the company filed for bankruptcy. Here’s...

David's Bridal has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, it said in a press release on Monday. The new deal will allow the wedding dress chain to reduce its $760 million debt load by $400 million and continue to operate business as usual. According to the company, it has no plans to close its stores…

The Nasdaq is headed for its lowest close in 6 months as FAANG stocks...

Thomson Reuters Stocks fell Monday, dragged lower by mega-cap technology companies, as Wall Street worried about global growth and trade tensions amid a quiet week for economic data. The tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 index plummeted more than 2.5%. It's on pace for its lowest close since the beginning of May, having fallen almost 13% since reaching…

JD.com shares tank after missing on revenue as China’s economic growth slows (JD)

Bobby Yip/Reuters JD.com beat profit estimates, but missed on sales. Its quarterly revenue growth was the slowest since it went public in 2014, in the wake of China's slowing economic growth. Shares are sliding following the announcement. Watch JD.com trade live here. Shares of JD.com plunged as much as 4% before Monday's opening bell after the company posted…

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California cities hit with worst air pollution on Earth from wildfires

A couple wearing masks in San Francisco on Nov. 16, 2018.Image: Eric Risberg/AP/REX/ShutterstockBy Mark Kaufman2018-11-17 16:00:51 UTC Oakland, a Northern California city with a population of over 425,000, had the worst air quality in the world Saturday morning. Wildfire smoke wafting over from the still-growing Camp Fire — by far the deadliest wildfire in state…

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