A venture capital firm is experimenting with what advocates call “universal basic income”, saying that because of growing automation, every citizen should get a basic paycheck. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulvedatv) has more.
Moody's has downgraded its credit rating on Great Britain, citing the country's weakening finances and the impact of its decision to exit the European Union
Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of election ads and communications
London's transport authority won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security
Mark Zuckerberg says the company is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let the him keep tight reins on the company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy
Travel can be expensive, but a new report reveals just how much Americans are spending in airline baggage and change fees alone. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the astronomical numbers!
A listless day on Wall Street finished with U.S. stock indexes mostly eking out small gains Friday, as gains for energy, phone and industrial companies offset losses elsewhere
Budweiser has teamed up with Lyft to give out up to 150,000 free rides. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has more on how these businesses are trying to eliminate drunk driving.
Walmart is testing a service that lets a delivery person walk into a customer's home when they're not there to drop off packages or put groceries in the fridge
Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain is prepared to abide by European Union rules and pay into the bloc's coffers for two years after leaving the EU in March 2019
The U.S. Forest Service and Idaho have forged agreements for logging and restoration projects on federal land in what officials say could become a template for other Western states to create jobs and reduce the severity of wildfires
Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans