They Said Seattle’s Minimum Wage Would Cost Workers a Lot. Now the Picture Looks Brighter.
Researchers whose findings last year pointed to a downside from raising the minimum wage have taken another look and the reality is more nuanced.
Richard Parsons Steps Down as Interim Chairman of CBS
Mr. Parsons, who took the post just a month ago, is leaving because of illness. The change comes as CBS is trying to move past various scandals.
Mediator: At the Border Town That the News Cycle Has Left Behind
When the algorithms that drive social media move on, the children who were separated from their parents remain in detention facilities along the...
Another Tax Cut? Trump and Republicans Offer a Midterm Pitch, if Not a Plan
Although the president promised to soon roll out “a very major tax cut” for middle-income Americans, such a proposal has no chance of passing...
The Next Tech Talent Shortage: Quantum Computing Researchers
By some estimates, only 1,000 or so researchers can claim to understand the technology. Finding more could become a national security issue.
Blumhouse Studio, Scary at the Box Office, Gets Serious About TV
The Hollywood producer of blockbuster films like the latest “Halloween” sequel is trying to become a serious player in television. It won’t be easy.
What Comes After the Roomba?
The Roomba cleaned floors, and it was a hit. But though many have tried to perfect the next version of a home robot, no one has succeeded yet.
From Agriculture to Art — the A.I. Wave Sweeps In
Artificial intelligence is a technology of discovery and low-cost prediction. That’s how A.I. is beginning to transform a wide variety of industries.
the week ahead: Few Big Names Expected at Saudi Conference, and Data on U.S. Economy
Several tech companies report earnings, including Amazon and Alphabet. The European Central Bank will discuss monetary policy.
Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: College Athletics and Its Corporate Sponsors
In “University of Nike,” Joshua Hunt examines the University of Oregon and Nike as a case study for the relationship between public institutions...
Republicans Find a Facebook Workaround: Their Own Apps
Conservative political apps deliver curated partisan messages, free from the strictures and content guidelines imposed by Silicon Valley giants.
Immune-Based Treatment Helps Fight Aggressive Breast Cancer, Study Finds
Combining immunotherapy and chemotherapy can help women with an aggressive type of breast cancer and should become their new standard of care.