WALMART'S NEW PRICING PROGRAM RAMPS UP HOLIDAY SHOPPING WAR WITH AMAZON

Hold on to your smartphone-the holiday price wars between Walmart and Amazon are heating up. Walmart, the world's largest retailer,...

INGENIOUS, RADICAL, AND EXASPERATING: GOOGLE PIXEL 4'S GESTURE CONTROLS COULD BE THE NEXT SIRI

Google's Pixel 4 smartphone, to debut at a press event on Tuesday , may not generate the same public interest as a new Apple iPhone....

 
 
 

WHY THE U.S-CHINA TRADE WAR TRUCE COULD BE A ‘NOTHING BURGER'

President Donald Trump heralded a breakthrough in U.S.-China trade talks, and markets rallied in relief over a de-escalation in tensions...

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM GOOGLE'S PIXEL 4 EVENT ON TUESDAY

Apple recently took a turn on stage to unveil the iPhone 11 , Amazon showcased new Alexa devices soon after, and now, the tech world's...

 
 
 

MEET ESTHER DUFLO, THE SECOND WOMAN EVER TO WIN THE NOBEL PRIZE IN ECONOMICS

Nobel Prize in Economics' 2019 winner Esther Duflo became the youngest woman to win the award on Monday, and says it is “incredibly...

HAPPY INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' DAY?: RACEAHEAD

I'm writing to you today from the ancestral lands of the Hopi, Yavapai, Apache, and Navajo people, who were themselves preceded by...

 
 
 

HOW TO CLAIM A CASH SETTLEMENT OF UP TO $358 FOR YAHOO'S DATA BREACHES

After suffering several major data breaches , Yahoo is looking to settle a class action lawsuit, and that could put between $100 and...

U.S. MANUFACTURING CONTINUES TO SLOW, COMPANIES HOPE NEW MARKETS AND TECH CAN HELP

For a North American division of Norsk Hydro, a major global aluminum producer, business hasn't been cheery since the summer. “Like...

 
 
 

AS THE FED INJECTS BILLIONS MORE TO STABILIZE THE REPO MARKET, SOME TRADERS WONDER IF SAUDI ARABIA IS TO BLAME FOR SHOCKS

The repo market, which powers trillions in overnight borrowing by the world's biggest banks and financial institutions, came within...

‘SUCCESSION' RECAP, S2E10: THESE ARE MY SUCCESSIONS

Succession is a show about family. But the HBO series is also very much a show about business: money, power, influence, ego, and the...

 
 
 
Nick Offerman Launches a Scotch Whisky Ron Swanson Would Love

NICK OFFERMAN LAUNCHES A SCOTCH WHISKY RON SWANSON WOULD LOVE

Ron Swanson is getting his own line of single-malt Scotch. Well, technically, actor Nick Offerman is, but given how closely tied his...

TRUMP SAYS HE'LL LOOK INTO CASE OF U.S. FINANCIAL ADVISER CHARGED WITH KILLING HOTEL WORKER IN ANGUILLA

President Donald Trump says he'll “be looking into” the case of a U.S. financial adviser charged with killing a hotel worker while...

 
 
 
Today's Google Doodle Honors the Man That Created the First Animation Ever

TODAY'S GOOGLE DOODLE HONORS THE MAN THAT CREATED THE FIRST ANIMATION EVER

Joseph Plateau isn't exactly a household name. Few Belgian physicists and mathematicians from the 1800s are. But without him, modern...

WHY THE MARKET FOR SPORTS BROADCAST DEALS IS SOARING DESPITE THE NBA-CHINA STANDOFF

With just a week to go before the season tips off, the NBA's standoff in China looks as uncertain as ever. China's state television...

 
 
 

DOORDASH JUST EXPANDED INTO AN ENTIRELY NEW BUSINESS

DoorDash is going beyond online delivery and has opened its first brick-and-mortar shop: A shared kitchen for four of its restaurant...

THE MOST FASCINATING COMPANY IN THE WORLD-DATA SHEET

It appears to be the season for publishing many words about Jeff Bezos and Amazon . - As we highlighted on Friday, the estimable Charles...

 
 
 

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BILL GATES AND JEFFREY EPSTEIN: THE BROADSHEET

Good morning, Broadsheet readers! MoMA will reopen with more female artists than ever before, vague feedback holds women back at work,...

THE SOFTBANK RESCUE PACKAGE IS HERE: TERM SHEET

Fear not, the SoftBank rescue package is here. SoftBank moved to oust founder Adam Neumann before WeWork made its public market debut....

 
 
 

WHAT IS OYO? BEHIND SOFTBANK'S LATEST HIGH GROWTH, HIGH VALUATION BET

This Softbank-backed company has a wild valuation. Sky-high growth. Potential to disrupt an entire industry. And no profits in sight. No,...

NOBEL PRIZE IN ECONOMICS GOES TO 3 PROFESSORS FOR WORK ON ALLEVIATING GLOBAL POVERTY

Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Michael Kremer of Harvard University were awarded...

 
 
 



Mark Allen, soldier injured in 2009 search for Bowe Bergdahl, dies

Mark Allen, soldier injured in 2009 search for Bowe Bergdahl, dies

Master Sgt. Mark Allen, a soldier shot in the head a decade ago while searching for Bowe Bergdahl in Afghanistan, died on Saturday. Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Syrian army returns to northeast; President Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey

Syrian army returns to northeast; President Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure the nation to stop its... Read more ...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for murder

A former Texas police officer who shot and killed a woman in her own home over the weekend was booked at the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder on Monday evening local... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of Trump supporters

The "unauthorized video" was shown last week "in a side room" at an American Priority conference at Trump's Doral Miami resort, the event's organizer, Alex Phillips, said. Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

LeBron James criticizes Daryl Morey's anti-China tweet: 'So many people...

LeBron James criticizes Daryl Morey's anti-China tweet: 'So many people could have been harmed'

James said Morey didn't consider the financial and other ramifications of showing support for the anti-government protesters in Hong Kong. Read more ...

Rams to place CB Aqib Talib, LG Joe Noteboom on IR

Rams to place CB Aqib Talib, LG Joe Noteboom on IR

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Los Angeles Rams cornerback Aqib Talib and left guard Joe Noteboom are headed to injured reserve. Read more ...

California Demands PG&E Compensate Customers Affected By Forced Power Outage

California Demands PG&E Compensate Customers Affected By Forced Power Outage

“Californians should not pay the price for decades of PG&E's greed and neglect,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Read more ...