Flanked by TikTok influencers, Rep. Jamaal Bowman, D-N.Y., used a Wednesday afternoon news conference outside the U.S. Capitol to launch a defense of the popular social media platform, whose ownership by a Chinese company could result in a sweeping and unprecedented ban in the United States.
If Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis defeats former President Donald Trump for the 2024 Republican presidential nomination, he may have a harder time winning the general election than his supporters expect, according to the latest Yahoo News/YouGov poll.
Brazil's former president received valuable jewels as a gift after a trip to Saudi Arabia, while another stash was seized by customs.
Speaking on "The Bill Simmons Podcast," Matt Damon said he would've liked to have played Jeremy Renner's role in the 2010 film helmed by Ben Affleck.
Celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Bella Hadid have spoken about daring outfits they've worn.
Matt Damon and Ben Affleck used that shared bank account to take trips to their auditions and to pay bills when they were just starting out.
Politico reported that newly independent Arizona senator was known to gossip to Republicans and lobbyists about how much she loathed party lunches.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has revealed the root cause of the battery fires that halted Ford F-150 Lightning production.
This woman called out the "seasoning police" and is now taking heat for it.
Ford gave investors and analysts today a peek behind how it will reorganize its business units, and report financial performance.
The FTC hopes to make it as easy to cancel a subscription online as it is to sign up.
Porsche's bid to join the Formula 1 grid in 2026 has ended. Due to the nature of the sport, it could be a decade before the company reconsiders.
ONDC, a non-profit firm set up by India’s commerce ministry in 2021, is opening up its railroads to serve mobility firms, it said at a press conference in Bengaluru today. The firm is kickstarting its mobility journey by on-boarding Namma Yatri, an on-demand auto rickshaw booking app operational in Bengaluru. The open source mobility app, launched recently, was developed by payments startup Juspay and says it serves nearly half-a-million customers and works with 45,000 drivers.
Audible has teamed with Dolby Laboratories to launch spatial audio for 40 original titles.
The proposals may unintentionally hurt those least prepared for retirement.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s plan to seize control of Houston’s public school district and install a handpicked board of managers in place of the duly elected school board is not sitting well with the city’s educators.
Dick Van Dyke, 97, had a mishap during the torrential rains in Southern California, losing control of his Lexus and sliding it into a gate in Malibu.
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You can grab Samsung SSDs and microSDs at a discount right now from Amazon if you're looking for some storage products for your computers, consoles or mobile devices.
TikTok, which now boasts more than 150 million monthly active users in the U.S., is set to testify before Congress on Thursday morning. Over in China, home to TikTok's parent ByteDance, many startup founders and investors are preparing to stay up and watch the app's CEO Shou Zi Chew take thorny questions over China's potential influence on the short video giant. To an extent, what happens to TikTok foreshadows the future of any Chinese tech company that will make it big in the U.S. As tensions between the two superpowers rise, Chinese startups expanding in the West find themselves increasingly caught in between.
The Federal Reserve has raised rates aggressively in the last year and projected on Wednesday its work raising rates is likely done. Dealing with the fallout of these moves, however, appears to be a project just getting underway.
Ford will open the order bank for the 2023 Bronco to the public on March 27 for 24 hours. Production constraints keep some popular options off limits.
Home security is important — this Amazon sale is the perfect time to beef up yours!
Chromebooks are designed to be simple and straightforward, but if you’re new to Chrome OS, it may not be immediately obvious how to take a screenshot. Here's how you take a screenshot on a Chromebook.
Snap users are already quite familiar with the company’s expertise in AR thanks to Lenses and Filters. Now, the social media company is unveiling AR Enterprise Services (ARES) to offer those tools to businesses. As part of the launch, Snap is offering a "Shopping Suite" to brands that can help them get more customers.
Block shares sank 20% after short seller Hindenburg Research said the digital payment company formally known as Square has "systematically taken advantage of the demographics it claims to be helping."
Volkswagen realized that people own cars for much longer than phones, making continued support of infotainment and other features of vital importance.
Elle Adams is living with Fowler's Syndrome, which means she will have to use a catheter for the rest of her life.
Here's a list of the best smart scales you can buy to keep track of your weight and get healthier, as chosen by Engadget editors.
Proving that there's still plenty of venture money in cybersecurity, cloud identity security platform Britive today announced that it raised $20.5 million in a Series B funding round. Led by Pelion Venture Partners with participation from Liberty Global Ventures, Crosslink Capital and One Way Ventures, the new brings Britive's total raised to $36 million. CEO Art Poghosyan says that it'll be put toward expanding the company's investments in customer successes, marketing and sales, as well as product development.
The SEC warned the largest US crypto exchange about a possible enforcement action. Coinbase said SEC "has not been fair or reasonable."
Hyundai and Kia are recalling over 570,000 vehicles and advising owners to park outside due to fire risk from the circuit board in the tow hitch harness.
A new poll for Yahoo UK shows that younger people are more likely to support Harry being invited to the coronation in May.
Microsoft has finally made its Loop app available to try for collaborative document editing.
One of the newest VC funds to wear it’s “former operators” badge on its sleeve is Plural, a VC we covered last year on its launch of a €250 million early-stage venture fund. To date, it has consisted of Taavet Hinrikus (co-founder of Wise), Sten Tamkivi (co-founder of Teleport), Ian Hogarth (formerly Songkick) and Khaled Helioui (a former tech CEO).
What is perimenopause? Drew Barrymore and Gayle King open up about the symptoms.
This week, over 50 companies including space firms like Lockheed Martin and SpaceX are visiting Vietnam to discuss investment and sales opportunities. ProcureAM Founder and CEO Andrew Chanin gives his take on Yahoo Finance Live.
China's President Xi Jinping appears to be using the leverage he has gained over Russia in the wake of the Ukraine war.
Here's why 100K is a magic financial milestone.
“American workers are desperate for a break.”
“Workers will have more leisure but at the cost of less efficiency and a lower standard of living.”
“We have more important things to do now than spend our lives making a tiny group of very rich people even richer.”
“Some industries and deeply entrenched work cultures mean the four-day workweek may not be realistic for all employees.”
“While workers have spent the last 50 years steadily producing more and more, real wages have not risen at the same rate.”