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LABOR BOARD SAYS ACTIVISION WITHHELD RAISES FROM UNION ACTIVISTS

The National Labor Relations Board found merit in a claim Activision Blizzard withheld raises from Raven QA testers seeking to unionize.

GILTS ARE BLAND. BUT EVEN INDIAN BONDS AREN'T SPICY?

A standoff over tax concessions is holding back the country's outreach to global asset managers. Investors will eventually bite, but...

 
 
 

HOW IRAN PROTESTS OVER DRESS CODES STOKED BROADER PUBLIC ANGER

The death in September of a young woman in police custody after she was detained for violating Iran's strict dress code has sparked...

THIS IS WHAT A NUCLEAR-POWERED FUTURE MIGHT LOOK LIKE

Pressure is rising to find alternative energy sources before a looming electricity crunch hurts both consumers and manufacturers. South...

 
 
 

TWITTER, MUSK AND WHY ONLINE SPEECH GETS MODERATED

When the World Wide Web opened for public use in 1991, its enthusiasts proclaimed a new era of unfiltered free expression. That was...

U.S. CRAFTS NEW RULES AIMED AT CURBING CHINA'S ADVANCED COMPUTING

The United States is preparing to use a draconian export ban called the foreign direct product rule to deprive China of advanced computing...

 
 
 

FIGHT OVER SOCIAL MEDIA'S ROLE IN TERROR CONTENT GOES TO SUPREME COURT

A case involving Google and an ISIS attack in Paris in 2015 will give the high court a chance to review Section 230, the controversial...

THE WORLD'S MOST IMPORTANT MARKET NEEDS SOME WORK

Regulators should take steps to ensure that trouble in the Treasury market doesn't threaten the broader financial system. Making banks...

 
 
 

NO, CREDIT SUISSE ISN'T ON THE BRINK

The Swiss bank has enough capital, but volatile markets have deepened worries and raised the costs of its restructuring.

CALIFORNIA LAW FORCES MOST COMPANIES TO PROVIDE SALARY INFO IN JOB ADS

Pay transparency is having a moment with a California law that will force most companies to provide info in job ads. Here's what you...

 
 
 

WITH BOLSONARO DOWN AND NOT OUT, BUCKLE UP

Brazil's incumbent did better than anticipated in the Brazilian elections' first round on Sunday, extending a vitriolic, even violent,...

ABORTION IS THE BIG X FACTOR IN MIDTERM ELECTIONS

Democrats are angry about the loss of Roe V. Wade, but are they angry enough to win in November?

 
 
 

AMYLYX'S NEW ALS DRUG COSTS $158,000 AND MIGHT NOT EVEN WORK

Patient advocacy groups may be dismayed by Relyvrio's high price, but they're keeping mum because they don't want to discourage other...

BANK OF ENGLAND SHOULD PULL ITS OWN U-TURN ON GILT SALES

Follow the Chancellor. The gilt market is in no fit state to cope with the UK central bank offloading its bond holdings in the coming...

 
 
 

KIM KARDASHIAN AGREES TO PAY $1.26 MILLION TO SETTLE CHARGES OF ALLEGEDLY HYPING CRYPTO WITHOUT DISCLOSING PAY

The Securities and Exchange Commission is charging the reality star and entrepreneur with allegedly promoting a cryptocurrency on her...

HOW TO VET MENTAL HEALTH ADVICE ON TIKTOK AND INSTAGRAM

Not all information about mental health on TikTok, Instagram and YouTube is helpful and true. Here are six questions to ask as you...

 
 
 

BRITAIN REVERSES PART OF CONTROVERSIAL TAX POLICY THAT SENT POUND PLUNGING

Kwasi Kwarteng, the chancellor, announced the government was abandoning plans to abolish the 45 percent tax rate for the highest earners...

EUROPE CAN FIGHT PUTIN BY CAPPING GAS PRICES

Russia has weaponized energy. Here is how the EU can strike back.

 
 
 

WELCOME TO THE SCARY, NEW INFLATIONARY WORLD

With the end the Great Moderation, policymakers will struggle to contain violent price swings.

BRITISH BUNGLING MAKES IT HARD TO BE AN ANGLOPHILE

It is now clear that the nation's exuberantly successful branding postponed a necessary reckoning with an unproductive economy.

 
 
 



Drowning in trash: Google opens applications for circular-economy accelerator

Google is spinning up a new, online-only startup accelerator centered around the elusive circular economy. The effort is Google's latest to help environmentally focused... Read more ...

Bessemer backs SaaS platform that automates billing workflows

Zenskar , a startup that is aiming to help SaaS companies automate their billing workflows, has raised $3.5 million in a seed funding round. Headquartered in New York and... Read more ...

UK pauses data reform bill to rethink how to replace GDPR

The UK government has confirmed another pause to draft digital legislation under new prime minister Liz Truss' reshuffled cabinet - saying the data reform bill it had... Read more ...

What Do Bitcoin Investors Need To Know As October Begins?

Bitcoin prices have been trading within a reasonably small range so far this month, showing little volatility. What crucial developments should investors watch in order to stay... Read more ...

North Korea Fires Rare Missile Over Japan, Prompting Residents To Take Shelter

Residents of two northern Japanese regions were told to take shelter during North Korea's first missile launch over Japan in five years. Read more ...

CDC drops traveler health notices for individual countries

WASHINGTON - The federal government is scrapping another of its responses to the pandemic. On Monday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dropped its... Read more ...

U.K. minister vows 'no more distractions' after scrapping key U.K. tax provision

Kwarteng's remarks come days after Prime Minister Liz Truss announced her economic package that sent markets spiraling. Read more ...

The UK property market could be about crack. Here's how to trade the sector...

Britain's property market has been thrown into turmoil. Here are the stocks to buy - and sell - according to Stifel Europe. Read more ...

Want a 'short term defensive move' with up to 5% return? Buy this fund, says...

"Short-term defensive measures probably are warranted," says strategist David Dietze, who names his favorite fund to play the market right now. Read more ...

American Airlines CEO defends JetBlue deal to federal judge

The CEO of American Airlines said Monday that his airline needed a partnership with JetBlue because Delta Air Lines had bulked up through a merger sooner than American, had... Read more ...