Uber investors call for Benchmark to forfeit board seat after Kalanick lawsuit

Three Uber Technologies investors said a lawsuit against Travis Kalanick was designed to “hold the company hostage” and asked Benchmark, the venture capital firm that...

Workplace fumes linked to signs of early lung disease

Reuters Health - Workplace exposure to vapors, gas, dust and fumes increases the likelihood that a CT scan will show early signs of disease...

U.S. blockchain company in tie-up on medical artificial intelligence

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. technology company The Bitfury Group has formed a partnership with Insilico Medicine, a Baltimore-based medical artificial intelligence (AI) firm,...

EU Commissioner calls for summit over major egg contamination scare

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commissioner in charge of food safety has called for a meeting of ministers and national regulatory agencies to discuss...

U.S. diplomat engaging in back-channel diplomacy with North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has been engaging in back-channel diplomacy with North Korea for several months, the Associated Press reported on Friday,...

U.S. Navy secretary says ‘any patriot’ should be able to serve

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer said he would follow directions from the president on transgender people in the military but...

N.Korea warns of nuclear war, Trump says U.S. is ‘locked and loaded’

BEDMINSTER, N.J./SEOUL (Reuters) - President Donald Trump issued a new threat to North Korea on Friday, saying the U.S. military was "locked and loaded"...

IOC snubs Infantino and Coe in new members list

BERLIN (Reuters) - The presidents of world soccer body FIFA and the international athletics federation IAAF have not been proposed for appointment to the...

Two more for the road as Bolt says farewell

LONDON (Reuters) - He had demanded that the world write one last headline about him -- "Unbeatable. Unstoppable." -- and at the World Athletics...

Cowboys RB Elliott suspended six games

(The Sports Xchange) - Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott was suspended six games by the NFL on Friday for violating the league's...