Its a classic Silicon Valley story: A shoestring operation disrupts the way business has traditionally been done, smashing experts expectations while drawing wary glances from sober-minded analy

(Adds approval of payment to Petrobras)RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Brazil could face a diesel shortage at the end of 2018 as a result of the government's mispriced subsidy program which has di

Whether you're standing in the theater lobby or curled up in bed, deciding what to watch next is often the most difficult part of any pop-culture junkie's day. And with dozens of films in theaters on

This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortunes daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here. Apple's newest iPhones sport faster processors, more

It took Asian-Canadian actress Jean Yoon years to get a breakout role on television. But now, as one of the stars of the hit Canadian sitcom Kim's Convenience, she says the entertainment industry is s

Disney+, Disneys streaming service, wont officially launch until Nov. 12. But some viewers are able to tune in todayand they dont have to pay a penny. The Walt Disney Company has launched

WeWork announced a series of governance changes to assuage investor concerns as it pushes ahead with its embattled listing on Nasdaq. The company will change its high-vote stock from 20 votes to 10 v

Some of Europes top luxury brands are targeted in President Donald Trumps latest tariff salvo, which could affect billions of dollars in exports of American-bound handbags, mens suits, whiske

The settlement between the Securities and Exchange Commission, and Nissan Motor Co. and Carlos Ghosn offers a rare glimpse into the steps that were taken to make sure more than $140 million paid to th

"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter's SAT scores in thecollege admissions scandalthat ensnared dozens of w


MoviePass all-you-can-watch movie theater membership always seemed too good to be true. After multiple price hikes, business model changes, temporary shutdowns and raising a mountain of money

Fieldwire, which makes task management software for construction teams that helps organize everyone involved in a project so things dont fall through the figurative (or literal) cracks, has ra

YouTube commenters will now have their channel loyalty or their tendency to troll exposed, thanks to a new feature called profile cards, now in testing. Recently announced by way of YouT

If youre running a beta version of iOS 13 or 13.1, chances are you can now open the App Store and subscribe to Apple Arcade. The company has been rolling out its new subscription service, as M

In November 2020, America will go to the polls to vote in perhaps the most consequential election in a generation. The winner will lead the country amid great social, economic and ecological unre

A recently revealed mobile malware campaign targeting Uyghur Muslims also ensnared a number of senior Tibetan officials and activists, according to new research. Security researchers at the Unive

Ren Zhengfei, the reclusive founder and CEO of Chinas embattled tech giant, Huawei, is defiant about American efforts to impede his company with lawsuits and restrictions.There is no way the US

Google will reveal the next Pixel in greater detail at an event happening October 15 in New York, the company confirmed via invites sent to media today. We already know the Pixel 4 will be revea

Seems like everything is going to the cloud these days, so why should movie making be left out? Today, Walt Disney Studios announced a five-year partnership with Microsoft around an innovation la

LastThursday (Feb. 14), the nonprofit research firm OpenAI released a new language model capable of generating convincing passages of prose. So convincing, in fact, that the researchers have refrain


IRVINE, Calif. -- I came of age in the wake of Woodward and Bernstein, when young journalists were taught to be as neutral as the painted highway stripe. After nearly four decades as a sportswriter, I

Here's how our experts see the bowl matchups after Week 3. Check back each week for their predictions.All times Eastern.College Football Playoff National ChampionshipMercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orlea

Bengaluru, September 13: Shubman Gill is the latest cricketer to don the Test cap for India and he has already shown a lot of promise at all levels -- right from Under-19 to first-class to India A. He

Milan, September 13: Massimiliano Allegri lauded the mentality of Cristiano Ronaldo, while the former Juventus head coach believes Inter can win the Scudetto. Ronaldo should be in the twilight

Paris. Septmber 17: Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo admits not everything is resolved with Neymar, but he wants the constant talk around the player to end. Having failed to secur

Here's a pessimistic tidbit, at least for Rays fans: Tampa Bay could set a franchise record for wins and yet still miss the playoffs. After beating the Red Sox 7-4 on Monday to improve to 93-64, the R

The Oval, September 14: Australia star Steve Smith, who accepted he was tricked by Jonny Bairstow during day two of the fifth Ashes Test against England continues to mask the visitors' chronic batting

Mumbai, September 14: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Ethics Officer DK Jain made it clear to the board that former India skipper Sourav Ganguly has tractable conflict and must relinq

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Shaun Livingston's career nearly ended 12 years ago far ahead of his schedule because of a gruesome knee injury. Now, he gets to retire on his own terms -- and with three championsh

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez surprised many with his decision to start down the path of professional wrestling. He quickly quieted critics after hitting a hurricanrana just moments i


If youre anything like me, youre probably juggling a lot. Family. Spouse. Kids. Work. Friends. Finances. etc. etc. etc. Theres always a boo-boo that needs to be kissed, a meal that needs to b

Walmart said on Friday that it would stop selling e-cigarettes at its stores in the United States, dealing a new blow to the vaping industry as concerns mount over the health risks of the products an

Over the last few years, Ive been simplifying and reducing the tools and appliances in our kitchen and only keeping the ones we use often. In fact, our kitchen now has a simple assortment of unusua

For the past half century, Ive run thousands of hours with my brother, and with my sister Natalies husband and her son. We are all marathoners. Running is our thing. Ive done no training with

Jonathan Van Ness was having a late breakfast at the Empire Diner, around the corner from his one-bedroom apartment in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. Seated in a window booth, he was serving w

Sixteen million bras are purchased every year, however an estimated 80% of us are wearing the wrong size bra! Ive covered some of the pitfalls of the modern bra in this post, but today I want to di

David A. Jones, who with a partner built Humana from a single nursing home into a health insurance behemoth, died on Wednesday at a rehabilitation facility in Louisville, Ky. He was 88.A company spoke

LONDON A court in the Netherlands on Wednesday acquitted a doctor who had been accused of unlawful euthanasia for administering a lethal injection to a patient with dementia, a case that raised qu

In healthy living circles, essential oil use is often an everyday thing. It seems like theres no harm jumping on the bandwagon! Since essential oils are natural and have amazing benefits, they must

While food is an important part of life, our food habits can sometimes be unhealthy (like eating at night!). Food is a source of nourishment and pleasure but sometimes eating can move past a pleasurab


Kim Kardashian appears to be on good terms with Tristan Thompson.The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star was spotted having dinner at the same restaurant as Khloe Kardashian's ex on Wednesday night.

Ahead of the season 28 premiere ofDancing With the Stars, contestant,Lauren Alaina, 24, confirmed that she had ended things with her boyfriend,John Crist, 35, after just a few months. Following

What happens in Vegas, doesn't stay in Vegas.Over the weekend, eagle eye fans caughtBachelor in Paradise starsMike Johnson and Tayshia Adams getting a little too cozy on Friday night at the iHeart

It's been roughly 48 hours sinceNatalie Beachrevealed her role in the making of influencerCaroline Calloway.Since then, Caroline has posted photos on her Instagram roughly 65 times. Of those 65

One week after her tragic death, Kylie Rae Harris' loved ones gathered together to honor her memory.Acelebration of life for the country star, who passed away on Sept. 4 at the age of 30, was held i

Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith were "really nervous" about Jaden Smith's eating habits.On the latest episode of Red Table Talk, posted to Facebook on Monday, the celeb family opened up about their

No one is getting off easy in Grey's Anatomy season 16.After everybody had a good time falling in love and committing the occasional crime in season 15, they're now facing the music in a way they ne

British actorChristopher Ecclestonhas gone public with a very private struggle.In an excerpt from his upcoming autobiography, titled I Love the Bones of Youand published by CNN, theDoctor Who

Dancing With the Stars just eliminated its first star under the new elimination rules.Instead of leaving it all up to the viewer votes, contestants are now eliminated by the judges, after votes dete

Andy Cohen, 51, is seven months into being a first-time dad, which he has devoted to ample father-son quality time with his baby boy, Benjamin Allen Cohen! From lunchtime to sitting by the beach, And