Surprise! Google Finds Russian Ads

October, 10, 2017|

Google Discovers Russia-Backed Ads

Google found that Russian-linked entities bought tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of politically motivated ads on its platform around the U.S. presidential election, according to people familiar with the investigation, the first sign that Russia's alleged attempts to influence the 2016 vote spread to the world's largest advertising business...

SURPRISE! IRAN CHEATS ON DEAL

October, 6, 2017|

Iran Nuclear Deal

President Donald Trump plans to "decertify" the Iran nuclear deal next week, declaring the Obama-era pact not in U.S. interests and launching a congressional review period on the accord, according to two senior U.S. officials...

EQUIFAX ON THE BARBIE

October, 5, 2017|

Equifax Gets Grilled

Former Equifax CEO Richard Smith, who stepped down just last week, faced a roomful of angry senators and some tough questions at a hearing on Wednesday. It was the second of three congressional hearings he is testifying in front of this week...

BETTING ON THE NFL

October, 4, 2017|

Chernin's Big Bet

Betting on sports isn't legal in most of the U.S., but that isn't stopping entrepreneurs from building a new digital media platform that will be solely dedicated to the practice...

WE CAN ONLY ASK WHY

October, 3, 2017|

Tragedy in Las Vegas

The shooting in Las Vegas that happened late Sunday was the worst mass-shooting in modern U.S. history. I am saddened and upset by how much devastation one man was able to cause to so many innocent people. I was less than a few blocks away from where it all happened...

CHINA WANTS ALL ELECTRIC CARS

September, 29, 2017|

China's Tough Electric-Car Quota

China will force foreign car makers here to start manufacturing electric vehicles in 2019 - a one-year reprieve from an earlier proposal that auto companies had fought against, but still the strongest national initiative yet to spur alternatives to gasoline and diesel cars...

NO NEW TAXES

September, 28, 2017|

Simpler Tax Code?

President Trump and GOP leaders proposed sharply reducing tax rates on businesses and many individuals, kicking off a major legislative push to overhaul the nation's tax code this year. The ambitious framework released Wednesday by party leaders sketched out a range of tax changes...