Libra is Facebook’s plan to bring cryptocurrency to the masses — but I don’t trust Facebook enough to use it
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Libra is Facebook’s plan to bring cryptocurrency to the masses — but I don’t trust Facebook enough to use it

Facebook on Tuesday unveiled "Project Libra," its plan to bring cryptocurrency to the masses. The idea is to let people shop on Facebook and other apps, or even…

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Americans should brace for cost hikes to toys, clothing, car seats, phones, and more, trade group says
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Americans should brace for cost hikes to toys, clothing, car seats, phones, and more, trade group says

Americans should expect to pay more for phones, toys, party supplies, car seats, and more, according to the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), a retail trade group. Retailers…

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The Knicks’ plans for a huge summer appear to be in danger of falling apart
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The Knicks’ plans for a huge summer appear to be in danger of falling apart

The New York Knicks' grand plans for the offseason seem to have slowly fallen apart.The Knicks did not get the No. 1 pick in the draft, Kevin Durant…

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Mark Zuckerberg just pulled a Jeff Bezos, and Libra could be Amazon Web Services
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Mark Zuckerberg just pulled a Jeff Bezos, and Libra could be Amazon Web Services

Mark Zuckerberg's new cryptocurrency plans are a venture into a reputationally risky industry: Goldman Sachs thought about opening a trading desk for cryptocurrencies but ultimately backed out of…

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Cisco CEO says he’s forbidden his sales people from using Huawei’s problems to win business
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Cisco CEO says he’s forbidden his sales people from using Huawei’s problems to win business

If there's one company that should be smiling with delight over Huawei's US ban, it's Cisco. Cisco has been calling out its arch rival, Huawei, for years. Cisco's…

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This former Golden State Warrior now advises the newly rich. Here’s his 3-point play for achieving financial success.
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This former Golden State Warrior now advises the newly rich. Here’s his 3-point play for achieving financial success.

The former basketball star Troy Murphy transitioned from a 12-year NBA career to one advising the newly wealthy. He has pointers for both the nouveau riche and those…

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The $24 billion health system in Amazon’s back yard nabbed a 26-year Microsoft veteran as its tech chief. Here’s what he learned in his first months on the job.
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The $24 billion health system in Amazon’s back yard nabbed a 26-year Microsoft veteran as its tech chief. Here’s what he learned in his first months on the job.

After 26 years at Microsoft, B.J. Moore made the jump into healthcare, joining the West Coast health system Providence St. Joseph Health as its chief information officer. Moore…

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A Tesla driver was caught sleeping for more than 30 miles on one of California’s busiest freeways
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A Tesla driver was caught sleeping for more than 30 miles on one of California’s busiest freeways

A video appears to show a man asleep in the driver's seat of a Tesla on one of the busiest highways in Southern California.Minutes later, while taking a…

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Hong Kong protests dealt China’s all-powerful Xi Jinping an embarrassing blow that could sting for a while
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Hong Kong protests dealt China’s all-powerful Xi Jinping an embarrassing blow that could sting for a while

More than a million ordinary Hong Kongers thronged the streets of the city and shut the government down in stiffer-than-expected resistance to the growing power of China's Communist…

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Trump’s Pentagon pick is out after reports detailed brutal domestic violence incidents involving his ex-wife
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Trump’s Pentagon pick is out after reports detailed brutal domestic violence incidents involving his ex-wife

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from the confirmation process for secretary of defense and decided to step down from his current position. This move comes…

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Truckers are warning of a ‘bloodbath’ as trucking companies go bankrupt or slash their profit expectations
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Truckers are warning of a ‘bloodbath’ as trucking companies go bankrupt or slash their profit expectations

Truck drivers are warning of a "bloodbath" in their industry as factory activity sinks. Freight rates have dipped year-over-year for six months straight. Meanwhile, trucking companies have slashed…

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US officials in Philadelphia busted 16 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion
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US officials in Philadelphia busted 16 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion

More than 16 tons of cocaine was seized in Philadelphia on Tuesday in what authorities called one of the largest busts in US history. The drugs were found…

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