EU investigates Amazon's collection of data on Marketplace rivals
The EU is checking how the online retailer gathers information on sales made by competitors on Amazon Marketplace and whether that gives it an edge when it sells to customers
3 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Banks lead US stock indexes mostly higher in midday trade
Major U.S. stock indexes edged mostly higher in midday trading Wednesday as gains in financial companies outweighed losses elsewhere in the market. Bond yields climbed to the...
29 minutes ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
Do IVF And Other Infertility Tech Lead To Health Risks For The Baby? Maybe
A small study of teens who were conceived via assisted reproductive technology finds a significant number already have hypertension and premature "age-related changes" in their...
47 minutes ago - NPR
Goldman just promoted a star tech banker close to Tesla and Microsoft to co-head one of its most profitable businesses, as incoming CEO Solomon makes his mark
Goldman Sachs has named technology banker Dan Dees to co-head its investment banking group. The promotion of Dees was widely expected as incoming CEO David Solomon starts to...
59 minutes ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
New report claims YouTube unintentionally acts as an indoctrinator for far-right beliefs
YouTube has created an ideological rabbit hole by which viewers interested in more traditional conservative and libertarian ideas rapidly find themselves immersed in hardline...
1 hour ago - Think Progress
Can the People Who Almost Brought Down the News Business Save It?
Marc Benioff has bought Time, becoming the latest technology mogul to invest in a media property.
1 hour ago - NY Times
Cineplex signs 4DX deal to expand the technology across the country
TORONTO - Cineplex Inc. says it has signed an agreement with immersive cinema company CJ 4DPLEX Co. Ltd. to bring 4DX technology to 13 cinemas. The deal with Seoul-based CJ...
2 hours ago - National Post
US stocks mixed in early trading; bond yields surge
Major U.S. stock indexes wavered between small gains and losses in early trading Wednesday. Bond yields rose, sending banks higher. Energy stocks rose along with crude oil...
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Rokoko's motion-capture library will be available in Unity Asset Store
Rokoko makes a SmartSuit Pro that captures all of an actor's movements and turns them into digital motion assets that can be used in games or movies. And today, the company is...
3 hours ago - Venture Beat
Salesforce's newest AI product is a voice assistant that's like Amazon's Alexa for the workforce
Taking its lead from Siri and Alexa, Salesforce announced Wednesday new voice tools for its artificial intelligence system Einstein. Einstein Voice includes an assistant tool...
3 hours ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
The headlines of News BreaK
2 women in sheriff's van drown in rising Florence floodwaters
Two women who were being transported to a mental health facility drowned when a sheriff's department van was swept away in rising floodwaters, according to authorities.
Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office...
Police were called to a commercial building after receiving multiple reports of a shooting around 10 a.m. ET.
'Don't mess with Nana!' Great-grandmother shoots, kills 12-foot, 580-pound...
Judy B. Cochran managed to kill a 12-foot, 580-pound alligator with just one shot Sunday night at her ranch.
Kim Jong Un agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un announced a set of agreements Wednesday that included a promise to permanently dismantle the North's main...
Jeff Flake, Bob Corker Don't Want Brett Kavanaugh Vote Delayed
Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing the Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, asked the FBI to investigate before her scheduled hearing.
NJ probes FanDuel refusal to pay $82K on wrong football odds
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - New Jersey gambling regulators are investigating whether FanDuel's sports book at the Meadowlands Racetrack should pay out more than $82,000 to a man who...
Gov. Cooper, President Trump meet in NC to assess Florence damage
President Donald Trump will travel Wednesday to areas affected by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina and South Carolina, sources tell CNN.
Trump rips Sessions: ‘I don't have an attorney general'
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying, “I don't have an attorney general.” Trump says in a Hill.TV interview released Wednesday...
Read: Letter from Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys requesting FBI investigation
The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault says the FBI should investigate the incident before senators hold a hearing on the allegations.
Former aides give Wisconsin Gov. Walker re-election headache
MADISON, Wis. - As Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker fights for his political life, some of the most devastating attacks aren't coming from Democrats. They're coming from a handful...