CEO of Midwest health system leaves after refusing to wear mask
The chief executive of one of the nation’s largest regional health systems is leaving his job after refusing to wear a mask in the office. Sanford...
Sony promises more PS5 consoles ‘before the end of the year’
Sony promised frustrated gamers on Wednesday that more units of its impossible-to-find PlayStation5 console will arrive at stores by year’s end....
Twitter will reopen applications for blue checkmark verifications next year
Twitter said it will reopen applications for its famous blue checkmark verification process early next year after a more than three-year hiatus.
US workers file 778,000 jobless claims as COVID-19 crisis total nears 69 million
Some 778,000 American workers applied for unemployment benefits last week as a surge in coronavirus infections kept the labor market’s recovery...
Nikola stock plummets after CEO dodges questions on $2B GM deal
Nikola’s stock price plunged Wednesday after CEO Mark Russell refused to offer assurances that the electric truck maker’s partnership with General...
Tesla recalling more than 9,000 Model X cars
Tesla is recalling more than 9,000 Model X vehicles over concerns that parts of their roofs could fly off while the car is in motion. The electric...
Barnes & Noble survives hack attack unscathed before holiday season
Barnes & Noble has concluded that a cyberattack against its computer systems last month didn’t compromise customer data — even as publishers...
Peloton customers are canceling their orders after months-long waits
A growing number of customers are putting the brakes on their Peloton orders as the company struggles to make timely deliveries. Fans of the $2,000...
Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma formally admitted to its role in the nationwide opioid epidemic on Tuesday by pleading guilty to three criminal...
Elon Musk passes Bill Gates on rich list, but still lags in philanthropy
Elon Musk may only be the world’s second-richest man, but he arguably holds the title for world’s cheapest. The Tesla chief has given away a paltry...
Twitter will now warn users if they try to like a ‘misleading’ tweet
Twitter is doubling down on stopping the spread of misinformation following the US Presidential election, adding even more hurdles to stop...
JPMorgan fined $250 million over risk management failings
JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $250 million for risk management and other control failings in its asset and wealth management business, a US...