• By Chron   -   Nov 16, 2018

    TRUMP'S SUPPORT OF A MAJOR SENTENCING REFORM BILL SPARKS RARE MOMENT OF BIPARTISAN HOPE - BUT ADVOCATES WARN THE BILL HAS A LONG WAY TO GO

    Associated Press/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump celebrated a rare moment of bipartisan unity on Wednesday when he announced his...

  • By Chron   -   Nov 16, 2018

    POPULAR WATCH STARTUP MVMT IS KICKING OFF BLACK FRIDAY EARLY WITH A HUGE SALE ON WATCHES AND SUNGLASSES

    The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

    Savings, Sale, Business, Right, Rights
  • By Chron   -   Nov 16, 2018

    THESE FOUNDERS GOT REJECTED FROM Y COMBINATOR FOUR TIMES. HERE'S HOW THEY FINALLY GOT IN

    Cover Getting into Y Combinator isn't easy: the prestigious Silicon Valley startup incubator accepts less than 5% of the hundreds of...

    Company, Companies
  • By Chron   -   Nov 16, 2018

    SURPRISE SNOWSTORM SLAMS EAST COAST FORCING AIRLINES TO CANCEL HUNDREDS OF FLIGHTS

    National Weather Service Hundreds of flights have been either canceled or delayed on Thursday as Winter Storm Avery, the first of the...

    Service, United States, Services
  • By Chron   -   Nov 16, 2018

    THE DOJ IS REPORTEDLY PREPARING TO INDICT WIKILEAKS FOUNDER JULIAN ASSANGE

    Oli Scarff/Getty Images The DOJ reportedly plans to indict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The exact charges prosecutors would bring...

  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    AUSTRIAN SNOWBOARDER ANNA GASSER MAKES HISTORY AS THE FIRST WOMAN TO LAND A CAB TRIPLE 1260, A MOVE SHE WAS TERRIFIED TO EVEN TRY

    Red Bull TV Austrian snowboarder and Olympic gold medalist Anna Gasser made history Tuesday by becoming the first woman ever to land...

    Moving, Land, Gold
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    THE RESEARCH FIRM FACEBOOK HIRED TO SMEAR ITS CRITICS HAS BEEN PUSHING AN ANTI-APPLE CAMPAIGN THAT HAS QUALCOMM'S FINGERPRINTS ON IT

    REUTERS/Rick Wilking A New York Times story said that Facebook had employed a Washington DC-style research firm to spread potentially...

    Technology, Technologies, Business, Employment, New York
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    SENATE CONFIRMS KANSAS BANK REGULATOR BOWMAN FOR FED BOARD

    WASHINGTON - The Senate on Thursday confirmed Michelle Bowman, a Kansas banking regulator, as a member of the Federal Reserve board. Bowman...

    Economy, Rate, Banks, Bank
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    FED ANNOUNCES WIDE-RANGING REVIEW OF ITS PRACTICES

    WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve announced Thursday that it plans to conduct a wide-ranging review next year of the strategies and...

    Region, Marketing, Banks, Employment, Bank, Market
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    DILLARD'S, KB HOME FALL; ORACLE, BERRY GLOBAL RISE

    NEW YORK - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday: Royal Bank of Scotland Group, down 58 cents to $5.93 Two British...

    Trading, Services, Service, Bank, Banks, New York, Moving
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED THURSDAY

    Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Thursday, breaking a five-day losing streak for the market. Gains in technology companies and banks...

    Technology, Nasdaq, Marketing, Technologies, Market, Company, Sector, Bank, Companies, Banks, Dow Jones, Energies, Energy, Index, Industries, Industry
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS

    FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes NEW YORK - A top U.S. health official is pledging to ban menthol from regular...

    Sale, Rate, Business, London, New York, Moving, Electronics
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    AP EXCLUSIVE: WALMART US CEO TALKS TECHNOLOGY, WORKERS

    HOUSTON - When Walmart's Greg Foran took over as CEO of the discounter's U.S. division four years ago, he found messy stores with lots...

    Technology, Sale, Technologies
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    FACEBOOK'S BOARD SAYS IT PUSHED ZUCK TO 'MOVE FASTER' TO TACKLE RUSSIAN ELECTION INTERFERENCE

    Facebook's board issued a statement that it pushed CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other leaders to "move faster" in tackling Russian election...

    New York, Moving
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    WE ASKED SOME OF THE TOP YOUNG HEALTHCARE ENTREPRENEURS IN AMERICA FOR THEIR ADVICE - HERE'S WHAT THEY SAID

    Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade/flickr Healthcare is not an easy field to break into as an entrepreneur. Beyond the operations...

    Tech, Investment, Trading, Business, Healthcare, Invest, Investments
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    SEE INSIDE THE FUTURISTIC LAB WHERE DUNKIN' IS TESTING SELF-SERVE COLD-BREW TAPS, PICKUP LOCKERS, AND AI ORDERING TECHNOLOGY THAT COULD EVENTUALLY COME TO STORES ACROSS AMERICA

    Business Insider/Jessica Tyler Dunkin' Donuts - which is now just Dunkin' - revealed its plans for the "store of the future" in early...

    Technology, Technologies, Business, Innovation, Futures, Future, Innovations
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    TULSA, OKLAHOMA IS PAYING REMOTE WORKERS $10,000 TO LIVE THERE. THEY'LL EVEN THROW IN A DISCOUNTED APARTMENT

    Tulsa Remote Tulsa, Oklahoma, is offering $10,000 to remote workers who are willing to move to the city for a year, thanks to a grant...

    Tech, Innovations, Industry, Innovation, Moving, Energies, Luxury, Building, Energy, Companies, Company, Industries
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    FACEBOOK SAYS IT'S GETTING BETTER AT REMOVING HATE SPEECH

    NEW YORK - Facebook says it's making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence and other violations of its rules and detecting...

    New York, Company, Companies
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    MILLENNIALS ARE REPORTEDLY REVOLTING AGAINST 30-POUND TURKEYS - AND IT COULD BE CHANGING THANKSGIVING DINNER

    Shutterstock/Brent Hofacker Millennials apparently want smaller turkeys for Thanksgiving dinner, and it's driving down demand for larger...

    Industry, Industries, Brent, Bloomberg
  • By Chron   -   Nov 15, 2018

    NANCY PELOSI'S BID FOR HOUSE SPEAKER IS IN A LOT MORE TROUBLE THAN SHE'S LETTING ON

    Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images A small group of Democrats are circulating a letter to oppose Nancy Pelosi's campaign to be the next...

    Housing, House