• Here are the executives running the biggest and most important self-driving-car companies By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    HERE ARE THE EXECUTIVES RUNNING THE BIGGEST AND MOST IMPORTANT SELF-DRIVING-CAR COMPANIES

    REUTERS/Mike Segar The race to commercialize self-driving vehicles is heating up, as billions of dollars have been invested in Cruise...

    Marketing, Company, Invest, Market, Companies, Business, Fund, Investments, Investment
  • 'El Chapo' Guzmán's family is starting fashion brands inspired by the jailed kingpin, and the US might not be able to do anything about it By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    'EL CHAPO' GUZMÁN'S FAMILY IS STARTING FASHION BRANDS INSPIRED BY THE JAILED KINGPIN, AND THE US MIGHT NOT BE ABLE TO DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT

    Associated Press Sinaloa cartel chief Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman received a life sentence on Wednesday for his conviction on drug-trafficking...

    Business, Government
  • Instagram is getting rid of the total number of likes in Australia - and it could soon be the new normal By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    INSTAGRAM IS GETTING RID OF THE TOTAL NUMBER OF LIKES IN AUSTRALIA - AND IT COULD SOON BE THE NEW NORMAL

    Instagram is toying with the idea of removing the total number of likes from its posts, with Australian users to experience the changes...

    World, Business
  • Top Democrat urges FBI and FTC to investigate FaceApp over its Russia ties By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    TOP DEMOCRAT URGES FBI AND FTC TO INVESTIGATE FACEAPP OVER ITS RUSSIA TIES

    Joshua Roberts/Reuters Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer wrote a letter to the FBI and Federal Trade Commission expressing his "concerns"...

    Security, Trading, Business, United States, Media, Russia, Medias
  • Trump supporters chant 'send her back' as the president attacks Ilhan Omar at rally in North Carolina By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    TRUMP SUPPORTERS CHANT 'SEND HER BACK' AS THE PRESIDENT ATTACKS ILHAN OMAR AT RALLY IN NORTH CAROLINA

    Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Supporters of President Donald Trump chanted "send her back" at a rally in Greenville, North Carolina, in reference...

    Business
  • By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    UNITED AIRLINES' STRONG FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE DEMONSTRATES HOW US AIRLINES ARE OVERCOMING ISSUES CAUSED BY SEVERE WEATHER AND THE 737 MAX GROUNDING

    REUTERS/Louis Nastro United announced its best-ever second-quarter revenue during an earnings call on Wednesday, and increased projections...

    Taxes, Tax, Business
  • Amazon blew Prime Day sales out of the water this year, and that could put a bigger target on its back By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    AMAZON BLEW PRIME DAY SALES OUT OF THE WATER THIS YEAR, AND THAT COULD PUT A BIGGER TARGET ON ITS BACK

    David Ryder / Stringer / Getty Images Amazon had its best Prime Day yet, announcing on Wednesday that it was the largest in the company's...

    Tech, Business, Company, Companies, Sale
  • The House just voted to hold two Trump cabinet officials in criminal contempt of Congress By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    THE HOUSE JUST VOTED TO HOLD TWO TRUMP CABINET OFFICIALS IN CRIMINAL CONTEMPT OF CONGRESS

    AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur...

    Housing, House, Actions, Action
  • President Trump is reportedly taking a personal interest in the $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract that Amazon is widely expected to win By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    PRESIDENT TRUMP IS REPORTEDLY TAKING A PERSONAL INTEREST IN THE $10 BILLION PENTAGON CLOUD CONTRACT THAT AMAZON IS WIDELY EXPECTED TO WIN

    Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Donald Trump reportedly demanded more information about the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure...

    Service, Rights, Services, Legal, Right
  • Dramatic videos show a fireball briefly engulfing SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype after an important test By Chron   -   Jul 18, 2019

    DRAMATIC VIDEOS SHOW A FIREBALL BRIEFLY ENGULFING SPACEX'S MARS ROCKET PROTOTYPE AFTER AN IMPORTANT TEST

    Tim Dodd/Everyday Astronaut SpaceX test-fired a small rocket ship in Texas on Tuesday night. The test was to set the stage for a bigger...

    Videos, Video
  • Uber just launched an Amazon-like feature that could help it cash in on millennials' mobile-shopping addiction By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    UBER JUST LAUNCHED AN AMAZON-LIKE FEATURE THAT COULD HELP IT CASH IN ON MILLENNIALS' MOBILE-SHOPPING ADDICTION

    Matt Cardy / Stringer / Getty Images Uber has announced a new partnership with Cargo for an in-car shopping experience. By downloading...

    Business, Buy, Luxury
  • Neither the first-born nor the favorite: The life of middle child Eric Trump By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    NEITHER THE FIRST-BORN NOR THE FAVORITE: THE LIFE OF MIDDLE CHILD ERIC TRUMP

    Brian Snyder / Reuters Eric Trump , President Donald Trump's middle child, may not be as glamorous as his sister Ivanka, nor as outspoken...

    Property, New York, Business, Fund
  • Elon Musk's sister, Tosca Musk, runs a Netflix-like streaming service for romance novels turned into movies By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    ELON MUSK'S SISTER, TOSCA MUSK, RUNS A NETFLIX-LIKE STREAMING SERVICE FOR ROMANCE NOVELS TURNED INTO MOVIES

    Film Courage/YouTube Elon Musk , the founder of Tesla and SpaceX, has two entrepreneurial siblings named Kimbal and Tosca who have...

    Service, Business, Services, Companies, Company
  • By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    GROUNDING OF BOEING JET COMPLICATES UNITED'S 2020 PLANNING

    CHICAGO - The grounding of Boeing 737 Max airplanes is making it harder for United Airlines to plan for next year. United executives...

    World, Buy
  • By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED WEDNESDAY

    Stock indexes extended losses into a second day as a sharp drop in railroad operator CSX pulled other industrial companies broadly...

    Rate, Nasdaq, Industry, Banks, Bonds, Companies, Sector, Bank, Bond, Company, Index, Industries
  • By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS

    With Big Tech's dominance under scrutiny, EU probes Amazon BRUSSELS - The European Union is investigating whether Amazon uses data...

    Technology, Technologies, Tech, Brussels, Moving, Actions, Business, Action, Internet, Data, Currencies, Industries, Currency, Industry
  • By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    CSX AND NU SKIN FALL WHILE ABBOTT AND CINTAS RISE

    NEW YORK - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday: CSX Corp., down $8.17 to $71.38 The freight railroad cut...

    Trading, New York, Moving, Company, Bank, China, Sale, Companies, Banks
  • Cintas soars as a strong labor market prompts it to boost profit forecasts By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    CINTAS SOARS AS A STRONG LABOR MARKET PROMPTS IT TO BOOST PROFIT FORECASTS

    Glassdoor Cintas stock rose as much as 9% Wednesday after beating earnings estimates for its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings. The Nasdaq...

    Service, Jobs, Trading, Market, Job, Business, Marketing, Nasdaq, Services
  • How to get the most out of Reminders, Apple's best application that can make your life so much easier By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    HOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF REMINDERS, APPLE'S BEST APPLICATION THAT CAN MAKE YOUR LIFE SO MUCH EASIER

    Reuters Reminders is the best application Apple makes, and it's free if you own any Apple device. We've rounded up the best tips and...

    Business, Computer
  • In the wildest summer in NBA history, teams went all-in on superstars like never before and took league-altering risks By Chron   -   Jul 17, 2019

    IN THE WILDEST SUMMER IN NBA HISTORY, TEAMS WENT ALL-IN ON SUPERSTARS LIKE NEVER BEFORE AND TOOK LEAGUE-ALTERING RISKS

    Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters In one of the wildest offseasons in NBA history, NBA teams went all-in to acquire superstars. The...

    USA, Sports, Land, Trading, Business, Sport