French Labor Overhaul Led by Unusual Figure: A Business Executive
Muriel Pénicaud has one of the toughest jobs around: overseeing a revamp of France’s voluminous labor code.
How a Fake Group on Facebook Created Real Protests
The Black Elevation page held rallies, posted videos and encouraged the fight against racism. Whoever ran it even interviewed a job applicant.
Tesla Directors Do Damage Control After Elon Musk Tweets
Tesla’s board of directors has hired multiple outside law firms, and a number of board members and Tesla employees have urged Mr. Musk to stop...
Why Is MoviePass Losing So Much Money?
Although the subscription-based movie ticket service has three million customers, questions have been raised about the company’s viability. The New...
The New York Times Joins Effort to Combat Trump’s Anti-Press Rhetoric
An initiative started by The Boston Globe has enlisted more than 200 newspapers nationwide to publish editorials on Thursday in favor of the news...
Square Feet: Need a Quick Inspection of a 58-Story Tower? Send a Drone
With their low cost and ease of handling, drones are saving money and time on big construction projects. They could also save lives.
‘Mega-Round’ Investors Shower Start-Ups With Millions
Start-ups raising $100 million or more from investors used to be a rarity. Now, this scale of fund raising is commonplace.
A Chocolate Camp for Pastry Chefs
In a Las Vegas strip mall, a master chocolatier is teaching cooks from all over the world how to create the perfect bonbon.
Trump’s Trade War Is Rattling China’s Leaders
While President Xi Jinping remains firmly in charge, friction with the Trump administration and troubles at home have dented his political dominance.
Uber Picks N.S.A. Veteran to Fix Troubled Security Team
Matt Olsen, the former general counselof the National Security Agency, will replace Joe Sullivan, who was fired after the disclosure of a data breach.
Tesla’s Board Moves to Oversee Musk’s Efforts to Take Company Private
Three independent members of the board will have “full power and authority” to evaluate any privatization efforts proposed by Elon Musk, the chief...
Wall St. Set for Higher Open on Healthy Earnings, Lira Rebound
U.S. stocks were set to open higher on Tuesday on the back of healthy earnings reports and a recovery in Turkish currency, which snapped its free...