Business

Major Insurance Company Ditches Obamacare, Profits Skyrocket

Business | Robert Donachie
Activists protest against the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare during a rally in Freedom Plaza in Washington March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘$2.17 billion in first-quarter earnings, with $48.72 billion in revenue’

Boeing To Layoff Hundreds Of US-Based Engineers

Business | Robert Donachie
President Donald Trump addresses a crowd during the debut event for the Dreamliner 787-10 at Boeing's South Carolina facilities on February 17, 2017 in North Charleston, South Carolina. (Photo: Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

‘We are reducing costs and matching employment levels to business and market requirements’

Health Care Insurers Are Freaking Out About Funding 2018 Plans

Business | Robert Donachie
Young woman doctor holding a red heart, isolated on white

What will Trump do about CSRs?!

Zuckerberg Credits 'Jewish Mother' For His Turning Down Yahoo's Early $1 Billion Offer

Business | Eric Lieberman
BARCELONA, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 24: Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg speaks during his keynote conference as part of the first day of the Mobile World Congress 2014 at the Fira Gran Via complex on February 24, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the world's largest communication companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and gadgets. The show runs from February 24 - February 27. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

‘In that answer, one visionary CEO with willpower recognized another’

The $289 Billion Silent Killer That Is Totally Preventable

Business | Robert Donachie
State Budget Cuts Threaten To End Assistance For Homecare To Elderly

‘Takes nearly 125,000 lives’

USA Today Denies Involvement With Millions Of Fake Facebook Followers

Business | Alex Pfeiffer
The logos of Gannett Co and its flagship newspaper, USA Today, are seen outside their corporate headquarters in McLean, Virginia, July 23, 2013. REUTERS/Larry Downing

‘Not only did no one knowingly use these fake accounts to grow or stimulate traffic…’

Unsealed Testimony: Brazilian Firm Paid Out $3.3 Billion In Bribes Over A Decade

Business | Robert Donachie
Two people agreeing to a bribe. [Shutterstock - Jan S.]

How did they get away with this for so long?!

Three Invasive Spy Programs Show How Serious Uber Is About The Competition

Business | Eric Lieberman
The logo of Uber is seen on an iPad, during a news conference to announce Uber resumes ride-hailing service, in Taipei, Taiwan April 13, 2017. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

‘Track high profile politicians, celebrities’

Delta OKs $10,000 Payments To Passengers On Overbooked Flights

Business | Will Racke
Delta Airlines planes are parked at gates after the airlines computer systems crashed leaving passengers stranded as flights were grounded globally at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, U.S., August 8, 2016. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Joshua Roberts)

‘Re-accommodation’ is about to get a lot more lucrative

Facebook Discovers 'Major Spam Operation,' USA Today Likes Plummet

Business | Alex Pfeiffer
The Facebook logo is displayed on their website in an illustration photo taken in Bordeaux, France, February 1, 2017. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

The company has lost well over a million likes and counting

Tesla Says All-Electric Semi-Truck Coming Later This Year

Business | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China in this January 26, 2016, file photo. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/Files

‘It doesn’t make any sense’

Is This A Joke? Nintendo Kills Production Of Wildly Popular System

Business | Eric Lieberman
Japanese video game designer Shigeru Miyamoto (C) sticks out his tongue as he poses with arcade game stars Mario Bros and Luigi at the Jovellanos Theatre in Gijon, on October 25, 2012, to participate in a tribute to the video game, on the eve of the Prince of Asturias 2012 Award ceremony. (Photo credit: MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Does Nintendo hate money?

Two More NYC-Based Media Outlets Unionize

Business | Ted Goodman
The rising sun lights One World Trade as it stands over the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., November 2, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘We think that this is the moment’

Investors Want Tesla Reshuffled To Lessen Elon Musk's Influence

Business | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive, Elon Musk enters the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., January 6, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘Changing strategy’

Report: Uber Used 'Hell' Software To Spy On Lyft Drivers

Business | Eric Lieberman
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of US transportation company Uber Travis Kalanick gestures as he speaks at an event in New Delhi on December 16, 2016. (Photo credit: MONEY SHARMA/AFP/Getty Images)

‘High profile politicians, celebrities and even personal acquaintances’

You Will Never Look At A Tickle-Me-Elmo The Same Way Again

Business | Ted Goodman

‘What did you do to Elmo?!’

Trump Says The US Dollar Is Too Strong, And It's His Fault

Business | Ted Goodman
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a strategic and policy CEO discussion in the Eisenhower Execution Office Building in Washington, U.S., April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘People have confidence in me’

US Budget Deficit Grows By $176 Billion In March

Business | Robert Donachie
Wad of money [Shutterstock - DenisFilm]

The bigger problem is the overall trend of rising deficits

Lyft Raises $600 Million As Lane Opens With Uber's Troubles

Business | Eric Lieberman
Lyft Co-founder, John Zimmer attends the Lyft driver rally at Siren Studios on January 27, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Lyft)

‘We’re woke’

Tesla Groupies Worry Wall Street Is Overvaluing The Much-Hyped Company

Business | Chris White

‘one of the great Ponzi schemes of all time’