The Senate’s long-awaited version of Obamacare reform was published today (June 22), and, like the House bill that was passed in May, it will cut health care benefits for the poor, make them more expensive for the elderly, and lower taxes for the rich.
1. The magical mystery cure A group of Senators spent weeks quietly working on an Obamacare replacement, and on Thursday, the secret draft was finally released to the public.
This post contains spoilers. Creator Noah Hawley and the cast of the FX drama Fargo haven’t been coy about the influence of Donald Trump’s presidency on the show’s third season.
Disney took a risk handing its upcoming Han Solo movie to a pair of young filmmakers. Then, it fired them.
Facebook has a new purpose in life. “Our new mission is to bring the world closer together,” Mark Zuckerberg told CNN Tech today (June 22) in his first in-depth television interview since 2012.
Boards have a penchant for bringing back ousted company founders: “boomerang bosses” is a well-worn phrase.
The catalog of films based on recently ended television shows is not impressive. Downton Abbey, the series that brought literal gold to the golden age of TV, will soon join it.
A small studio at Helsinki’s Rudolf Seniors Home costs €290 ($320), roughly half of what is usually costs for a cheap apartment in the capital.
Much has been written about the rise of automation, and what it means for the future of employment. There’s mounting evidence that workers in wide swaths of job categories will be replaced, and the most vulnerable jobs are ones that require little education and offer low pay.
Across Africa, electricity is a luxury afforded almost exclusively by the affluent. About 600 million poor or rural people—or two in three Africans—do not have access to a power supply.
The US Senate has finally released the health care bill (pdf) it has been writing behind closed doors and intends to vote on next week.
Travis Kalanick made Uber great. It’s easy enough to forget, especially this year, as Uber’s founder and newly deposed chief executive has come to embody startup culture gone awry.
Since MySpace’s fall, music has been almost entirely absent from social media. In their current interactions, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat all lack a convenient way to share music amongst friends, the way that MySpace once encouraged.
American Airlines is no fan of the world’s favorite airline, Qatar Airways. The feeling isn’t mutual.
Fifteen years ago, the US, the UK and Germany sent roughly the same share of kids into early childhood education or care.
Getting feedback from your coworkers is scary. A leader at one of my previous jobs once said that my emotional stability fell somewhere between that of a squalling infant and pubescent teen.
Science has found some problems with becoming a dad in later life: A body of well-publicized research has linked increased paternal age to autism and other conditions in kids.
Out of the 140 firms cited in recent leaks, the Swiss financial services giant UBS helped create the biggest number of offshore companies, 13,285, according to a report published in January.
The British firm that supplied the designs for Apple’s graphics chips is up for sale, less than three months after the maker of the iPhone said it would no longer use those designs and would instead come up with its own.
The market value of the cryptocurrency ether increased by 4,500% over the last six months.