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The World Economic Forum says it will take an extra 36 years to close the gender gap

13 days ago   |   By KOAT

A new report from the World Economic Forum estimates that attaining global gender parity will take nearly 136 years, up from its previous estimate of almost 100 years.
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Pasadena-based startup Virtualitics just raised $18 million to help the...

Pasadena-based startup Virtualitics just raised $18 million to help the Pentagon make sure that America stays competitive in AI

Summary List Placement Virutalitics, an AI-powered data analytics startup founded by California Institute of Technology and NASA Jet Propulsion Lab alums in 2016, is hoping to... Read more ...

Hundreds of American companies signed a new statement opposing...

Hundreds of American companies signed a new statement opposing voting-restriction laws - here's who signed and who didn't

Summary List Placement Hundreds of US companies and executives signed a statement opposing "any discriminatory legislation" that would make it more difficult for people to... Read more ...

Goldman Sachs' 1st-quarter earnings beat forecasts on strong...

Goldman Sachs' 1st-quarter earnings beat forecasts on strong investment-banking and trading revenue

Summary List Placement Goldman Sachs reported first-quarter earnings on Wednesday that beat Wall Street's expectations for revenue and profit. The bank shed $70 million from... Read more ...

First North American bitcoin ETF soars past $1 billion under management as...

First North American bitcoin ETF soars past $1 billion under management as interest in crypto booms

Summary List Placement North America's first bitcoin ETF has soared past the $1 billion assets under management mark. The Purpose bitcoin ETF, ticker BTCC, is reaping rewards... Read more ...

Capitol police officers were ordered to not use most aggressive...

Capitol police officers were ordered to not use most aggressive crowd-control tactics against January 6 mob, watchdog report reveals

Summary List Placement Despite being tipped off of the January 6 riots, Capitol police officers were ordered not to use their most aggressive crowd-control tactics - like stun... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz's indicted associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating against...

Matt Gaetz's indicted associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating against him since last year, report says

Summary List Placement An indicted associate of Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida has been cooperating with federal investigators since last year on an "array of topics," The New York... Read more ...

Elizabeth Warren says the government should fire student loan servicer...

Elizabeth Warren says the government should fire student loan servicer Navient, which should fire its CEO

Summary List Placement Navient CEO John Remondi was at Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts' first hearing on student debt relief. Warren told Remondi that he should be fired... Read more ...

New data shows Moderna's vaccine remains highly protective 6 months after shots

New data shows Moderna's vaccine remains highly protective 6 months after shots

Summary List Placement Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine remains highly protective six months after a person receives their second shot, according to updated data the biotech released... Read more ...

What to do if you got the Johnson & Johnson vaccine amid blood clot fears

What to do if you got the Johnson & Johnson vaccine amid blood clot fears

Summary List Placement The US is pausing the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine rollout after reports of a rare type of blood clot in six out of 6.8 million people who got... Read more ...

Biden issues warning to Putin, proposes summit as Russian troops amass along...

Biden issues warning to Putin, proposes summit as Russian troops amass along the Ukrainian border

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Tuesday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to de-escalate tensions as thousands of Russian troops gather along the Ukrainian... Read more ...