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.
TikTok CEO Shou Chew appeared before Congress on Thursday to defend his company as members of both parties have pushed for a ban or sale of its app.
The leaked draft opinion stopped debate on the case between the justices, CNN's Joan Biskupic reported.
The creator said she had thought about the other Swiftie a lot since they first met because of how altruistic she seemed for adopting an older cat.
Insider's reporter tried on three wedding dresses at Kleinfeld in New York City and found that the bridal appointment was full of surprises.
Insider previously documented how the rise in subscriptions has led to this gigantic headache for many consumers.
Ford gave investors and analysts today a peek at how it will reorganize its business units and report financial performance.
Archer Aviation and United Airlines announced a partnership today to launch a commercial air taxi route in Chicago. The companies plan to launch the flight path between downtown and O’Hare International Airport in 2025.
At Thursday's House hearing, TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew faced a barrage of questions over concerns that data collected on U.S. users might be vulnerable to surveillance by China. Chew's response to one of those questions in particular likely dug the company's hole even deeper when it comes to building trust with Washington. Citing reporting from Forbes, later confirmed by the company itself, Florida Rep. Neal Dunn asked Chew if TikTok parent company ByteDance has spied on American citizens.
Martin says he stops eating for the day at 4pm.
This mini chainsaw is "perfect for camping and backyard work" — and it's on sale on Amazon Canada.
The proposals may unintentionally hurt those least prepared for retirement.
OpenAI announced that it has begun introducing plugins for ChatGPT. These will enable the chatbot to interact with 3rd-party APIs, pull real-time stats and facts for the first time.
Taking the elevator to the fourth-floor press center on Monday, I was struck by how (in a significantly more metaphorical sense) supply chain and logistics shows came to me. In that same time, the warehouse world has changed dramatically to the point where ProMat is more robotics than not. This morning at my extremely unofficial office hours at a nearby cafe, a woman who works for U.K.-based Dexory described the inventory automation’s rough location on the show floor as being in the “robotics hall.”
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!
Stocks were higher Thursday afternoon as a post-Fed rally was bolstered by hopes from investors interest rate hikes will end sooner than expected as banking pressures end the central bank's aggressive fight against inflation.
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.
Microsoft has finally made its Loop app available to try for collaborative document editing.
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.
BBG has some helpful tips on what to do if you realize you may need to change your college major.
Wall Street fine tunes its views a day after the Federal Reserve lifted interest rates despite the banking crisis.
As the proceedings against the nurse continue, Yahoo News UK sets out who Letby is and the alleged offences she is on trial for.
Former President Donald Trump's mounting legal troubles got considerably worse this week when a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that one of Trump's lawyers must appear for questioning before the Washington grand jury investigating the handling of classified documents after Trump left office.
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.
Volkswagen realized that people own cars for much longer than phones, making continued support of infotainment and other features of vital importance.
Medicaid expansion is reducing inequities in U.S. health insurance coverage, a new report finds.
A new poll for Yahoo UK shows that younger people are more likely to support Harry being invited to the coronation in May.
Indian edtech giant Byju’s said on Thursday the firm and any of its subsidiaries are not engaging with rival Unacademy to explore an acquisition or merger, refuting a media report at a time when weakening global market conditions have sparked several consolidation plays in the industry. Indian news outlet MoneyControl reported earlier that Byju’s physical tutor unit Aakash is in talks to acquire Unacademy.
Popular online DAW Soundation has just released tools to allow users to embed their product in any website. This allows artists to easily set up remix competitions and allows companies to set up demo stations for beats and samples. Additionally, this tech could find use in classrooms.
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.
Apple is joining fellow tech giant Amazon in embracing the theatrical experience — but for a hefty price.
Elle Adams is living with Fowler's Syndrome, which means she will have to use a catheter for the rest of her life.
YouTube is shutting down its live social commerce app, Simsim, less than two years after acquiring the Indian startup. Simsim sought to help small businesses in India transition to e-commerce by leveraging the rising popularity of video and creators. YouTube acquired Simsim in mid-2021 in a deal that valued the Indian firm at over $70 million.
It’s not your typical case of trespassing, officials say.
Reuters/Misha Japaridze/Pool/File PhotoYevgeny Prigozhin is preparing to pull his Wagner Group mercenaries’ attention away from the war in Ukraine, according to a Bloomberg report that cites sources familiar with the matter.His current plan is to focus the private mercenaries’ focus back to countries in Africa, such as Sudan, Mali, and the Central African Republic, where Wagner has deployed forces. On Monday, Wagner posted a recruitment notice offering deployments to African countries would last
Moderna's CEO Stéphane Bancel faced off with Sen. Bernie Sanders and others of the Senate HELP committee to defend raising the COVID vaccine price for the commercial market.
What is perimenopause? Drew Barrymore and Gayle King open up about the symptoms.
President Trump on Thursday called for the removal of every law enforcement official currently leading investigations into him. A busy morning on social media for Trump was capped with a post suggesting the leads of four different investigations into his conduct be removed from their post. Trump’s comments follow significant advances in each investigation. “District…
China's leader, Xi Jinping, appears to be using the leverage he has gained over Russia in the wake of the Ukraine war.
A teacher was sucked out of her classroom by the powerful winds of a tornado near downtown Los Angeles on March 22.
“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.”