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FED ADVISORY COMMITTEE: Trump's budget 'will exacerbate disparities' in wages, housing and jobs

FED ADVISORY COMMITTEE: TRUMP'S BUDGET 'WILL EXACERBATE DISPARITIES' IN WAGES, HOUSING AND JOBS

The Federal Reserve's Community Advisory Council , created two years ago to counter criticism that the central bank was overly dominated...

New methods in risk modeling: does adding EHR data improve predictions?

NEW METHODS IN RISK MODELING: DOES ADDING EHR DATA IMPROVE PREDICTIONS?

One of the challenges in delivering efficient medical care is identifying people who are at risk of a negative outcome, so we can focus...

 
 
 
With So Many Obamacare Repeal Options In Play, Confusion Reigns

WITH SO MANY OBAMACARE REPEAL OPTIONS IN PLAY, CONFUSION REIGNS

Congress has been trying to repeal and/or replace the Affordable Care Act for years. Now it's down to the wire, but there are multiple...

The Side Effect Of That New Malaria Drug? American Jobs

THE SIDE EFFECT OF THAT NEW MALARIA DRUG? AMERICAN JOBS

The Trump administration wants to cut the U.S. global health budget. A new study puts a different spin on the spending. (Image credit:...

 
 
 
The world's most brilliant China mind has a warning about 'Chinese medicine'

THE WORLD'S MOST BRILLIANT CHINA MIND HAS A WARNING ABOUT 'CHINESE MEDICINE'

Reuters China has had a stable 2017, but its been an expensive stability as the country's banks have continued to need new credit to...

 
 
 
Intel's new hardware puts AI computation on a USB stick

INTEL'S NEW HARDWARE PUTS AI COMPUTATION ON A USB STICK

Hoping to lower the bar to entry for those making artificial intelligence apps, Intel launched the Movidius Neural Compute Stick, the...

GOLDMAN SACHS: There's still a killing to be made this earnings season

GOLDMAN SACHS: THERE'S STILL A KILLING TO BE MADE THIS EARNINGS SEASON

Earnings season has the potential to be more lucrative than ever for stock traders, yet investors still haven't caught on. In recent...

 
 
 
The political, economic and legal chaos that would be caused by Theresa May's no-deal Brexit

THE POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND LEGAL CHAOS THAT WOULD BE CAUSED BY THERESA MAY'S NO-DEAL BREXIT

Theresa May insists "no deal is better than a bad deal" on Brexit. However, a new report by leading academics sets out the economic,...

Boost for UK fintech as Receipt Bank secures huge $50 million in funding

BOOST FOR UK FINTECH AS RECEIPT BANK SECURES HUGE $50 MILLION IN FUNDING

LONDON - Accountancy software startup Receipt Bank has raised $50 million in a Series B funding round led by a New York venture capital...

 
 
 
Trump: Investigation Into Family Finances Unrelated to Russia Would Cross A Red Line

TRUMP: INVESTIGATION INTO FAMILY FINANCES UNRELATED TO RUSSIA WOULD CROSS A RED LINE

The New York Times published an exclusive report that came from a 50 minute interview that President Donald Trump provided to Maggie...

Tech's 5 biggest players now worth $3 trillion

TECH'S 5 BIGGEST PLAYERS NOW WORTH $3 TRILLION

Tech's most valuable players today crossed the $3 trillion aggregate market cap mark according to Google Finance data. It's a feat...

 
 
 
Comments on June Housing Starts

COMMENTS ON JUNE HOUSING STARTS

Earlier: Housing Starts increased to 1.215 Million Annual Rate in June The housing starts report released this morning showed starts...

Billionaires make it rain on Plenty, the indoor farming startup

BILLIONAIRES MAKE IT RAIN ON PLENTY, THE INDOOR FARMING STARTUP

SoftBank Vision Fund, the huge tech-investment vehicle helmed by Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, has led a $200 million investment...

 
 
 
Retail experts are panicking on reports that Hispanics aren't shopping because of Trump

RETAIL EXPERTS ARE PANICKING ON REPORTS THAT HISPANICS AREN'T SHOPPING BECAUSE OF TRUMP

According to both a retail CEO and analysts, Hispanic shoppers are spending less in 2017 than in previous years - and the industry...

US stocks haven't been this unpopular since the financial crisis

US STOCKS HAVEN'T BEEN THIS UNPOPULAR SINCE THE FINANCIAL CRISIS

Investors are souring on US stocks to an extent not seen since the start of the financial crisis. Global fund managers have a 20% net...

 
 
 
This airline's $39 tickets are a full-on assault against United, Southwest, and American

THIS AIRLINE'S $39 TICKETS ARE A FULL-ON ASSAULT AGAINST UNITED, SOUTHWEST, AND AMERICAN

On Tuesday, Frontier Airlines announced the addition of 85 new routes and 21 new cities to its network. By next summer, the airline...

Amazon Pay Places lets you pay for real-world shopping using your Amazon info, starting with TGI Friday's orders

AMAZON PAY PLACES LETS YOU PAY FOR REAL-WORLD SHOPPING USING YOUR AMAZON INFO, STARTING WITH TGI FRIDAY'S ORDERS

Amazon is today introducing a new feature called Amazon Pay Places, that allows customers to pay for in-store and order ahead shopping...

 
 
 
London Stock Exchange, IBM partner on blockchain for SMEs

LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE, IBM PARTNER ON BLOCKCHAIN FOR SMES

London Stock Exchange-owned Borsa Italiana is set to work alongside IBM on a blockchain solution for small and medium sized businesses. The...

The YouTube Star Who's Teaching Kids How To Bake

THE YOUTUBE STAR WHO'S TEACHING KIDS HOW TO BAKE

Celebrity chef Rosanna Pansino hosts the YouTube show Nerdy Nummies and has more than 8 million subscribers. Among her fans are thousands...