Twitter is vowing to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweetstorm that the company is not doing enough to protect its users.
The company has spent the...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 01:54 PM CDT
Walgreens to Double Number of Employees in Chicago Office
A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday threw out a $72 million award to a woman who claimed talcum powder made by Johnson & Johnson contributed to her ovarian cancer, saying Missouri was not the proper jurisdiction...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 09:42 AM CDT
US Tech Giants May Find Their Future Shaped by Europe
Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life.
But the likes of Facebook, Google and...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 06:31 PM CDT
Netflix Sinking Deeper Into Debt to Fuel Subscriber Growth
Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world's biggest video subscription service.
The big burden...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 12:35 PM CDT
Court Agrees to Take on US-Microsoft Dispute Over Emails
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take on a major dispute over the government's authority to force American technology companies to hand over emails and other digital information sought in criminal probes...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 12:11 PM CDT
Supreme Court to Consider American Express Fee Dispute
While President Donald Trump unravels many of the policies put in place during the Obama administration, the poultry industry has been lobbying hard to speed up poultry inspection lines, NBC News reported.
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 02:12 PM CDT
Under Pressure From Congress, IRS Suspends Equifax Contract
The IRS suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax Friday after members of Congress complained the tax agency had awarded a no-bid contract to a company that recently had a...
Federal safety regulators have shut down a troubled Iowa trucking company that owned the semitrailer involved in a human trafficking case in which 10 immigrants died in Texas.
Pyle Transportation was placed...