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Nike reportedly pulled a shoe line from China after its designer supported Hong Kong protests

Japanese designer Undercover posted on its Instagram account a photo of protesters with the slogan "no extradition to China," the Financial Times reported.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 26 Jun 2019 | 2:10 am

'Our country is dying': Guaido envoy urges international community to help free Venezuela

Some 4 million people have fled the South American country since 2015 amid an economic meltdown.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 26 Jun 2019 | 2:02 am

Hong Kong activists call on G-20 leaders to help 'liberate' city

More than 1,000 protesters marched to major foreign consulates on Wednesday calling on leaders at the upcoming G-20 summit to raise the plight of Hong Kong with China.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 26 Jun 2019 | 12:10 am

Read the email from Elon Musk to Tesla employees, pushing them to hit aggressive goals

Tesla CEO Elon Musk sent out another email to his employees, pushing them to aim for a record number of vehicle deliveries to end the second quarter of 2019.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 11:17 pm

Apple bought autonomous vehicle start-up Drive.ai

The purchase confirms Apple's continued interest in self-driving car software, and it will bolster Apple's engineering ranks with additional employees who can build autonomous vehicle technology.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 10:59 pm

House passes emergency border aid bill amid anger over treatment of migrant children

The Senate is expected to pass its own version of the border aid legislation, while the Trump administration has threatened to veto both bills.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 9:54 pm

Robert Mueller agrees to publicly testify before House committees on Trump Russia probe

Democrats want Mueller's testimony on his probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election and Trump's efforts to influence it.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 9:08 pm

Asia stocks slip as Fed's Powell tempers rate cut expectations

Stocks in Asia were tepid on Wednesday afternoon after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell tempered expectations for a potential interest rate cut.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 7:48 pm

The trade war is weighing on Chinese home buying in the US

Trade tensions appear to have depressed Chinese property purchases in the United States. Beijing's own actions may also be playing a role.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 7:27 pm

Wayfair Employees Threaten Walkout Over Sales to Migrant Detention Contractor

Leadership vs. employee conflicts increasing with politicization of immigration policy.

Source: Fortune | 25 Jun 2019 | 7:09 pm

A Real-Life Thriller: State-Sponsored Hackers Spy on Targets Through Their Cellular Providers, Report Says

A case last year included hacker surveillance of 20 people involved in politics and the military.

Source: Fortune | 25 Jun 2019 | 7:08 pm

Old Navy Launches Purple 4th Inclusion-and-Unity Campaign

Celebrating the Fourth of July, and its 25th anniversary, as a “force for good.”

Source: Fortune | 25 Jun 2019 | 6:48 pm

What the $63 Billion AbbVie Allergan Deal Says About the Drug Industry: Brainstorm Health

AbbVie's acquisition of the Botox maker isn't a great reflection on the state of big pharma innovation.

Source: Fortune | 25 Jun 2019 | 6:13 pm

San Francisco Is the First U.S. City to Ban E-Cigarettes Sales

Yes, even San Francisco-based Juul's products.

Source: Fortune | 25 Jun 2019 | 6:05 pm

NBC is removing 'The Office' from Netflix in 2021 and putting it on its new streaming service

NBC is taking back "The Office" from Netflix in 2021 when the show's contract expires

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Jun 2019 | 5:59 pm