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Teacher Gets to Keep Job Despite Being Tardy 111 Times in Two Years
Employment Issues

Teacher Gets to Keep Job Despite Being Tardy 111 Times in Two Years

Be glad you don't have this guy working for you.
Ray Hennessey
Ashley Madison CEO Is Stepping Down
Leadership

Ashley Madison CEO Is Stepping Down

Not entirely unexpected.
Laura Entis
Bonobos CEO Abruptly Steps Down After 3 Months on the Job
Executive shakeup

Bonobos CEO Abruptly Steps Down After 3 Months on the Job

Fran Della Badia is out. Andy Dunn, co-founder and chairman, is back in.
Richard Feloni
The High-Tech Jet That Could Transform Business Travel: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

The High-Tech Jet That Could Transform Business Travel: Weekly News

Plus: We explain what small businesses need to know about global market volatility.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Lawsuit Claims SoulCycle 'Robs Customers' With Its Class-Purchasing Policy
Legal

Lawsuit Claims SoulCycle 'Robs Customers' With Its Class-Purchasing Policy

The proposed class-action suit comes as SoulCycle prepares to go public.
10 Tech Companies That Are Making the World a Better Place
Charity

10 Tech Companies That Are Making the World a Better Place

These companies, most of which have seen huge profits, have instituted programs that see them donate large amounts of cash and allow employees to volunteer.
Peter Gasca
Tesla's New Model Makes History With Perfect Score From Consumer Reports
Cars

Tesla's New Model Makes History With Perfect Score From Consumer Reports

The P85D is 'unlike anything we've ever seen,' said Consumer Reports' head of automotive testing.
Phil LeBeau
Walmart Will No Longer Sell Semi-Automatic Weapons
Walmart

Walmart Will No Longer Sell Semi-Automatic Weapons

The nation's biggest retailer said the move was a result of sluggish demand.
The Maker of Angry Birds Is Planning to Slash Up to 39 Percent of Its Workforce
Angry Birds

The Maker of Angry Birds Is Planning to Slash Up to 39 Percent of Its Workforce

The Finnish company has failed to create a new hit game since the 2009 launch of Angry Birds.
Amazon Expands 'Prime Now' Service, Offers Alcohol Delivery for First Time
Amazon

Amazon Expands 'Prime Now' Service, Offers Alcohol Delivery for First Time

Earlier this week, Indianapolis became the 17th city Prime Now operates in, and Seattle is up next.
Researchers Find Uber Use Leads to a Decrease in DUI Deaths
Uber

Researchers Find Uber Use Leads to a Decrease in DUI Deaths

A study of drunk-driving deaths shows Uber has a positive effect, provided the price is right.
Ray Hennessey
Ashley Madison Hit With Another Lawsuit Following Hack
Ashley Madison

Ashley Madison Hit With Another Lawsuit Following Hack

This comes in the wake of a class-action suit filed against its parent company Avid Life Media in Canada last week.
The Hacker Who Breached a Moving Jeep Has Left His Job at Twitter
Hackers

The Hacker Who Breached a Moving Jeep Has Left His Job at Twitter

Charlie Miller, who also used to work for the NSA, reportedly resigned from his job at the social giant.