Clues to Your Health Are Hidden at 6.6 Million Spots in Your DNA
With a sophisticated new algorithm, scientists have found a way to forecast an individual’s risks for five deadly diseases.
They Thought Hemophilia Was a ‘Lifelong Thing.’ They May Be Wrong.
Experimental gene therapies have yielded promising results in early trials. But the drugs have left some patients wary, worried that success will...
Elon Musk Says Meetings With Saudis Preceded Tweet on Taking Tesla Private
In a blog post, Mr. Musk, the electric carmaker’s chief executive, offered his fullest explanation yet for what he said were the circumstances...
Elon Musk: Saudi Fund Asked About Taking Tesla Private
Tesla’s Elon Musk said he has been in talks with a Saudi sovereign-wealth fund about taking the electric-car maker private and believes two-thirds...
Netflix CFO to Step Down
Netflix said Chief Financial Officer David Wells plans to step down as soon as the company picks a successor.
China Pulls Plug on Tencent Videogame Days After Launch
Chinese regulators have blocked sales of a Tencent videogame where players hunted fearsome creatures, the company said, in the latest setback to...
Bayer Shares Plunge After Monsanto Weed Killer Ruling
Bayer shares dropped 12% after recently acquired Monsanto was ordered to pay $289 million in a landmark lawsuit over whether exposure to two of its...
Musk's Surprise Tweet Complicates Tesla's Debt Picture
Elon Musk’s surprise tweet last week that he is considering taking Tesla private only intensified questions about the electric-car maker’s...
Foxconn Posts Unexpected Drop in Profit
Foxconn Technology posted a worse-than-expected drop in second-quarter profit, even after its biggest customer Apple said recent demand for iPhones...
Companies Needing Skilled Workers Look to High Schools
CVS, Tesla and others help educators create skills-based programs—and future job candidates.
Wrangler Owner VF Plans to Spin Off Jeans Business
VF Corp., owner of Lee and Wrangler jeans, plans to spin off its denim business in a bid to sharpen its focus on faster-growing outerwear and...
Why It's a Tough Time to Be a Songwriter
Jody Gerson, CEO of Universal Music Publishing, is pushing for higher payments from streaming services.