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Why More Americans Are Moving to Smaller Cities

Why More Americans Are Moving to Smaller Cities

More Americans are moving to smaller cities in search of a better quality of life. They’re leaving places like Los...

Sears Files for Chapter 11 Amid Plunging Sales, Massive Debt

Sears Files for Chapter 11 Amid Plunging Sales, Massive Debt

Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.  Sears once dominated...

Artificial Intelligence Can Help Fight Global Hunger

Artificial Intelligence Can Help Fight Global Hunger

A world without hunger by 2030 is the theme of this year’s World Food Day, and the goal of the...

Using CT Scans to Predict Heart Attacks

Using CT Scans to Predict Heart Attacks

One of the joys of computer algorithms and machine learning is their ability to extract new data from old technologies....

Facebook: Hackers Accessed 29M Accounts – Fewer Than Thought

Facebook: Hackers Accessed 29M Accounts – Fewer Than Thought

Facebook says hackers accessed data from 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks ago, fewer...

Global Stocks Climb Following Two Days of Sharp Losses

Global Stocks Climb Following Two Days of Sharp Losses

World stocks are climbing Friday after two days of sharp losses. Major U.S. stock indexes are up more than 1...

‘Winter Is Coming’: Indonesia Warns World Finance Leaders Over Trade War

‘Winter Is Coming’: Indonesia Warns World Finance Leaders Over Trade War

Just in case any of the global central bankers and finance ministers gathered in Indonesia missed the message delivered repeatedly...

Russia Space Agency: Astronauts Will Likely Fly in Spring

Russia Space Agency: Astronauts Will Likely Fly in Spring

The head of Russia’s space agency said Friday that two astronauts who survived the midair failure of a Russian rocket...

US-Russian Space Crew Makes Emergency Landing After Rocket Problem

US-Russian Space Crew Makes Emergency Landing After Rocket Problem

A U.S. astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut made an emergency return to earth Thursday shortly after launching on what was...

Facebook Deletes Hundreds of Pages, Accounts for Spreading Fake News

Facebook Deletes Hundreds of Pages, Accounts for Spreading Fake News

Facebook announced Thursday that it had deleted over 800 mostly U.S.-based pages and accounts that were posting politically oriented spam...

Musk Rejects Report on Succession at Tesla

Musk Rejects Report on Succession at Tesla

Elon Musk replied with a tweet saying “This is incorrect” after the Financial Times reported that outgoing Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. Chief...

WHO Cracks Down on Illicit Sale of Tobacco

WHO Cracks Down on Illicit Sale of Tobacco

Parties to a new global treaty to combat the illicit sale of tobacco products have taken the first steps toward...

Top Trump Economic Adviser Denies President Is Pressuring Fed

Top Trump Economic Adviser Denies President Is Pressuring Fed

One of Donald Trump’s top economic advisers says the president is not trying to improperly influence the U.S. central bank. The director...

Singapore Airlines Launches Longest Commercial Flight

Singapore Airlines Launches Longest Commercial Flight

The world’s longest commercial flight, a 19-hour journey from Singapore to New York, took off Thursday from Changi Airport. The...

Trump Says Won’t Fire Fed Chief, Just Disappointed

Trump Says Won’t Fire Fed Chief, Just Disappointed

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he is not going to fire Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, but is...