Elon Musk describes his 'excruciating' year and says he's had to take Ambien to get to sleep

ELON MUSK DESCRIBES HIS 'EXCRUCIATING' YEAR AND SAYS HE'S HAD TO TAKE AMBIEN TO GET TO SLEEP

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that an "excruciating" year has taken a toll on him. He sometimes has had to take Ambien, a prescription drug...

Big brands like Facebook and Starbucks are going to take crypto to the next level, and they could leave some ICO projects in the dust

BIG BRANDS LIKE FACEBOOK AND STARBUCKS ARE GOING TO TAKE CRYPTO TO THE NEXT LEVEL, AND THEY COULD LEAVE SOME ICO PROJECTS IN THE DUST

Crypto took off at the end of 2017, with bitcoin hitting $20,000 at the end of December. In this oped, Bruce Elliott, president of...

 
 
 
J.C. Penney widens its losses as CEO search continues and stock tanks

J.C. PENNEY WIDENS ITS LOSSES AS CEO SEARCH CONTINUES AND STOCK TANKS

J.C. Penney could use some of that lifting of all boats about now. While other retailers are scoring stronger results in the second...

Trump is reportedly eager to revoke more security clearances and is doubling down on that threat

TRUMP IS REPORTEDLY EAGER TO REVOKE MORE SECURITY CLEARANCES AND IS DOUBLING DOWN ON THAT THREAT

President Donald Trump reportedly believes that his decision to revoke former CIA director John Brennan's security clearance was strong...

 
 
 
Nvidia sees lower Q2 2019 revenue as crypto demand evaporates

NVIDIA SEES LOWER Q2 2019 REVENUE AS CRYPTO DEMAND EVAPORATES

Nvidia shares fell as much as 5 percent in after-hours trading on Thursday after the chip maker said cryptocurrency-fueled demand had...

Hormel sells Nebraska pork plant to group of Minnesota, SD farmers

HORMEL SELLS NEBRASKA PORK PLANT TO GROUP OF MINNESOTA, SD FARMERS

Hormel Foods Corp. said Thursday it is selling its large pork processing plant in Fremont, Neb., to a company recently created by farmers...

 
 
 
FDA approves Teva's generic EpiPen in blow to Mylan

FDA APPROVES TEVA'S GENERIC EPIPEN IN BLOW TO MYLAN

Teva Pharmaceutical's generic version of EpiPen just got approved by the FDA on Thursday. Teva's stock is up 5.7% in Thursday afternoon...

U.S. Steel to invest $750 million to revitalize flagship Gary plant in wake of Trump tariffs

U.S. STEEL TO INVEST $750 MILLION TO REVITALIZE FLAGSHIP GARY PLANT IN WAKE OF TRUMP TARIFFS

U.S. Steel announced Thursday that it is investing $750 million to revitalize its flagship Gary plant to gear up for increased demand...

 
 
 
SEC reportedly investigating whether Elon Musk tried to hurt short-sellers with his 'funding secured' tweet

SEC REPORTEDLY INVESTIGATING WHETHER ELON MUSK TRIED TO HURT SHORT-SELLERS WITH HIS 'FUNDING SECURED' TWEET

The Securities and Exchange Commission is reportedly investigating whether Tesla CEO Elon Musk was attempting to hurt the company's...

Nvidia sinks after cutting its guidance

NVIDIA SINKS AFTER CUTTING ITS GUIDANCE

Nvidia topped Wall Street's earnings expectations on Thursday but cut its third-quarter revenue forecast. The chipmaker now expects...

 
 
 
The 25 most generous philanthropists in America today

THE 25 MOST GENEROUS PHILANTHROPISTS IN AMERICA TODAY

The Chronicle of Philanthropy publishes an annual list of the top 50 philanthropists by calculating their yearly donations. In 2017,...

Hilton Garden Inn Opens Ten Hotels

HILTON GARDEN INN OPENS TEN HOTELS

Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton's has opened 10 new properties, including firsts for the brand in France and Zambia.

 
 
 
All's fair in love and war: Trump's trade wars analyzed on all fronts of global battlefield

ALL'S FAIR IN LOVE AND WAR: TRUMP'S TRADE WARS ANALYZED ON ALL FRONTS OF GLOBAL BATTLEFIELD

President Donald Trump vowed to make America great again, pledging to pull the US out of each and every unfair trade agreement, and...

Nike's new, high-tech store takes a page out of Walmart's and Target's playbook

NIKE'S NEW, HIGH-TECH STORE TAKES A PAGE OUT OF WALMART'S AND TARGET'S PLAYBOOK

Nike has launched a curbside pickup service alongside its newest store in Los Angeles . Nike by Melrose, the first Nike Live concept...

 
 
 
Credit Karma acquires mortgage platform Approved

CREDIT KARMA ACQUIRES MORTGAGE PLATFORM APPROVED

Credit Karma , the service best known for providing free credit score monitoring and other financial advice , is getting into the mortgage...

'Influencer marketing' could be worth $10 billion in just a few years, and a woman who pays Instagrammers and YouTubers for brands like Cosmo and Esquire knows why

'INFLUENCER MARKETING' COULD BE WORTH $10 BILLION IN JUST A FEW YEARS, AND A WOMAN WHO PAYS INSTAGRAMMERS AND YOUTUBERS FOR BRANDS LIKE COSMO AND ESQUIRE KNOWS WHY

Brittany Hennessy , senior director of influencer strategy for Hearst digital brands, says influencers are an important tool for companies...

 
 
 
Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decreased to 212,000

WEEKLY INITIAL UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS DECREASED TO 212,000

The DOL reported : In the week ending August 11, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 212,000, a decrease...

ARM promises 15% annual performance increases for laptop CPUs through 2020

ARM PROMISES 15% ANNUAL PERFORMANCE INCREASES FOR LAPTOP CPUS THROUGH 2020

ARM projects that its central processing units for always-connected laptops will improve performance at a rate of 15 percent per year...

 
 
 
A German fintech startup backed by Peter Thiel has raised $100 million

A GERMAN FINTECH STARTUP BACKED BY PETER THIEL HAS RAISED $100 MILLION

Deposit Solutions has raised $100 million at a $500 million valuation. The German startup lets banks access capital from rival lenders...

Emerging Markets Hurting Amid U.S. Dollar's Rebound

EMERGING MARKETS HURTING AMID U.S. DOLLAR'S REBOUND

From Adem Tumerkan : Since March - the dollar's rallied over 7%. And it's caused the Emerging Markets to implode. But the bigger problem...