(PARIS) -- Paris is one of Airbnb’s biggest markets in the world, with about 65,000 homes listed on its website. But Ian Brossat, who’s in charge of housing at City Hall, takes no pride in such a distinction.
He has been the face o... Read More
(DENVER) -- Ride share company Lyft is entering the scooter arms race, marked by launching its scooter rental program in Denver on Thursday.
The company, which tries to differentiate itself from its competitors by stressing sustainability ... Read More
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that it will not present the Oscar for its proposed "popular film" category during February's ceremony after all.
One reason for the reversal is because th... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Many public school teachers across the country are looking to go above and beyond to educate the next generation, and they're turning to DonorsChoose to raise money for school supplies and projects.
The non-profit crowdfundin... Read More
(LOS ANGELES) -- Months after Frances McDormand popularized the term "inclusion riders," Warner Bros became the first major studio to adopt a company-wide commitment to diversity and inclusion.
WarnerMedia, the parent company of Warner Bro... Read More
(MILAN) -- Starbucks is opening its first store in Italy, a bold effort to introduce an Americanized version of Italian coffee traditions.
The Starbucks Reserve Roastery, one of the chain's high-end stores, will be located in an historic b... Read More
(ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) -- Two of the most iconic and controversial traditions will be missing when the preliminary competition for the Miss America pageant begins on Wednesday night: The swimsuit and evening gown competitions.
No longer wil... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Over half of adult U.S. Facebook users have changed the way they use the social media platform within the past year, according to a new study from the Pew Research Center. The survey was conducted following reports of election meddling ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Top executives from social media behemoths Facebook and Twitter are set to testify Wednesday before lawmakers about the ongoing threat of foreign influence operations on their platforms, as the shadow of possible Russian interference ... Read More
(MISSOULA, Montana) -- A 109-year-old took full advantage of a Montana restaurant's birthday discount -- and then some -- when she was paid to eat there last month.
The Montana Club in Missoula, which offers a percentage off customers' bil... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The New Yorker pulled Steve Bannon from its annual fall festival on Monday amid major pushback from staff and celebrity participants.
Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, was scheduled to h... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- With summer winding down and syllabus week upon college students, campus law enforcement teams are doing their own type of studying -- on the best ways to keep their schools safe.
Colleges and universities are doing that mo... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Bitter infighting continues within the leadership of Papa John’s.
The company’s founder and largest shareholder, John Schnatter, has filed a lawsuit against Papa John’s International Inc. in Delaware on Thur... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing an $805 million contract for four new MQ-25A "Stingray" unmanned mid-air refueling tankers that will be based on aircraft carriers.
The contract could balloon to $13 billion if the Navy gets... Read More