Democrats Swap Pre-Debate Barbs As Mike Bloomberg Faces First Test

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Hours before taking the stage, Mike Bloomberg came under attack from his Democratic rivals in a likely preview of his Wednesday night debate debut when the billionaire businessman meets his rivals onstage for the first time. Both Bernie Sanders’ and Joe Biden’s campaigns took aim at the 78-year-old former Republican, the […]

Uber announces safety feature for reporting incidents as they happen

Uber tests toll-free number to expand customer base Uber is testing out a new option that would let users call a car the “traditional” way, instead of through its app. FOX Business’ Grady Trimble has more. Uber riders can report safety incidents while they’re on their trip, the company announced Wednesday. Continue Reading Below Previously, […]

Trump Names Grenell as the Acting Director of Intelligence

President Donald Trump said he’ll appoint Ric Grenell, the current U.S. ambassador to Germany, to be the next acting director of national intelligence. Grenell is a Trump loyalist who was nominated to be ambassador to Germany in 2017 after having served as spokesman for the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in the early 2000s. […]

Bloomberg Faces Backlash After Derisive Remarks About Transgender People Resurface

Mike Bloomberg came under fire from LGBTQ rights advocates this week after a 2019 video in which he made crude and derisive remarks about the transgender community resurfaced.  The video, which was shot at a New York forum hosted by the Bermuda Business Development Agency last year, appeared in a Tuesday BuzzFeed News report. In the footage, Bloomberg […]

E. Jean Carroll: 'I'm not sorry' (2019)

New York (CNN Business)A woman who accused President Donald Trump of sexually assaulting her alleges that she lost her long-standing magazine column because of Trump’s “defamatory comments,” according to court documents filed on Tuesday. That woman, E. Jean Carroll, who was an advice columnist for Elle magazine, doubled down on that allegation in a tweet, […]

LA is top Airbnb market in US, gaining on hotels

Is Airbnb price gouging or is it just the market at work? Airbnb has been accused of price gouging for raising rental costs in Miami for the NFL championship game weekend. FOX Business’ Lauren Simonetti with more. If you’ve ever wanted to visit Los Angeles, you’re apparently not alone. Continue Reading Below L.A. is the top […]

Southern Cross Austereo hit by weak advertising market

Southern Cross Austereo has posted a revenue decline for the first half of the financial year as difficult advertising spending conditions continue to hurt its television and radio divisions. The company, which runs the Triple M and Hit radio networks, posted revenue of $308.1 million for the half year, while earnings before interest, tax, depreciation […]

Rebel, Supercheap Auto owner reveals additional $8m in underpayments

Retailing conglomerate Super Retail Group has become the third major retailer to announce staff underpayments in the last three days, revealing on Thursday it has underpaid store managers and team members by $8 million more than it originally estimated. The company – which owns Rebel Sport, Supercheap Auto, Macpac and BCF – has a track […]

One of Manhattan’s last Gilded Age mansions relists for $50M after fire

A Gilded Age mansion owned by the five successor states of the former Yugoslavia is back on the market following a devastating 2018 fire. The six-story Beaux Arts house at 854 Fifth Ave. is now priced at $50 million, the same amount it listed for in fall 2018, just two months before the fire broke […]