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Anti-Semitism concerns leave the future of the Women’s March in doubt

As the Women’s March leaders face controversy, some progressive groups are cutting ties. On Saturday, women and their allies will take to the streets in cities around the world for the third annual Women’s March. But this year, the leaders of Women’s March Inc. — one of the organizations that grew out of the original […]

Eminent domain, the big-government tactic Trump needs to use to build the wall, explained

Yes, the government can legally take your land. But politically, it’s more complicated. The practical realities of building new physical barriers along the US-Mexico border are bringing two cherished conservative principles into conflict — loyalty to Donald Trump and the sanctity of private property. Trump’s wall would require turning private property into public land, a […]

Microsoft no longer sees Cortana as an Alexa or Google Assistant competitor

Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant has fallen behind Google Assistant and Alexa over the past year, and now the software maker is taking a different approach to the competition. Speaking to journalists at a media event earlier this week, attended by The Verge, CEO Satya Nadella revealed that Microsoft no longer sees Cortana as a competitor […]

Satya Nadella teases Microsoft 365 subscription for consumers

Microsoft first unveiled its Microsoft 365 bundle of Windows 10 and Office for businesses and schools back in 2017. While a bundle of buying Office and Windows licenses makes sense for commercial customers, Microsoft is also looking to launch a similar bundle for consumers. Speaking to journalists at a media event earlier this week, attended […]

Walmart Posts CEO Job For Mystery Store No. 8 Startup

Walmart is looking for a new CEO. Bloomberg reported that the retailer has posted an opening for a “CEO, Stealth Company” who would be in charge of Store No. 8. The new executive will be responsible for “building a business from scratch,” as well as working with senior Walmart leaders and acting as the “public […]

Walmart Expands eCommerce Grocery Delivery Partners

Walmart has announced it is adding four delivery companies to its team to help expand its online grocery delivery option. Delivery companies Point Pickup, Skipcart, AxleHire and Roadie will make deliveries in metro areas across four states, with further expansion planned in the coming weeks. “Customers love our Grocery Delivery service. As they are busy […]

Amex Misses In Q4 Amid Lending Write-Offs

American Express posted earnings results on Thursday (Jan. 17) after markets closed that missed the Street, as merchant and services revenues were both below expectations, and write-offs tied to its lending business grew. Specifically, card member loan provisions were $679 million, up 21 percent from last year. In terms of headline numbers, revenues of roughly $10.5 billion […]