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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 09:39 PM EDT

Can Twitter Change Its 'Core' and Remain Twitter?

Can Twitter Change Its 'Core' and Remain Twitter?

After long resisting change, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wants to revamp the "core" of the service to fight rampant abuse and misinformation. But it's not clear if changing that essence — how it rewards interactions...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:51 AM EDT

Worcester to Make Major Announcement Regarding PawSox

Worcester to Make Major Announcement Regarding PawSox

It's been talked about for years now, but Thursday, multiple sources confirm the city of Worcester, Massachusetts, will be making a major announcement regarding the Pawtucket Red Sox. While many are sworn to...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 11:41 PM EDT

Southwest Limits Emotional Support Animals to Cats and Dogs

Southwest Limits Emotional Support Animals to Cats and Dogs

Southwest Airlines is joining a growing number of U.S. carriers overhauling its pet policy, announcing this week that it will only accept cats and dogs on board as "emotional support animals." Under the new...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 03:16 PM EDT

US Stocks Rally Ahead of China Trade Talks; Walmart Surges

US Stocks Rally Ahead of China Trade Talks; Walmart Surges

Stocks are surging on Wall Street Thursday as China and the U.S. prepare to hold their first trade discussions in months, a potential sign of progress toward ending the trade war between them. Walmart is...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 03:43 PM EDT

Market Testing: Kroger Trying Driverless Grocery Deliveries

Market Testing: Kroger Trying Driverless Grocery Deliveries

At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online competitors, the biggest U.S. grocery chain is testing the use of driverless cars to deliver groceries in a Phoenix...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 02:35 PM EDT

FDA Approves Teva’s Generic EpiPen After Yearslong Delay

FDA Approves Teva’s Generic EpiPen After Yearslong Delay

U.S. regulators cleared the first generic competitor to Mylan's EpiPen, after a yearslong delay that many said contributed to the emergency allergy drug's rapid rise in price. Teva Pharmaceuticals received...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 08:50 AM EDT

Honda Odyssey Tops Minivan Crash Test List

Honda Odyssey Tops Minivan Crash Test List

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released new crash ratings for minivans.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 07:47 AM EDT

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Trade Deals Help Companies, Not Workers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Trade Deals Help Companies, Not Workers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren believes that U.S. trade policies "have not been written to enrich Americans." In an interview with CNBC's Jim Cramer, the Massachusetts Democrat criticized trade deals that prioritize...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 11:54 PM EDT

BBJ Report: Bird Shuts Down Flock of Scooters

BBJ Report: Bird Shuts Down Flock of Scooters

Bird shuts down flock of local scooters in 'show of good faith.'"  ">Law and money reporter Kelly O'Brien joins necn to discuss his story, "Bird shuts down flock of local scooters in 'show of good faith.'"  

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 11:22 PM EDT

Tesla Whistleblower Tweets About Allegedly Flawed Cars

Tesla Whistleblower Tweets About Allegedly Flawed Cars

Tesla whistleblower Martin Tripp is tweeting internal emails, photos and vehicle identification numbers that he says are evidence of flawed manufacturing practices at Tesla's battery factory, and product sold by...

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