The Biden administration is considering a plan to shoot down a large Chinese balloon suspected of conducting surveillance on the U.S. military, by bringing it down once it is above the Atlantic Ocean where the remnants could potentially be recovered, according to four U.S. officials. One of the...
The profit outlook for companies in the S&P 500 Index is rapidly deteriorating — yet analysts can’t raise their stock-price targets fast enough. Consider it the stock-market disconnect of 2023. The two seemingly incompatible trends reflect how much equity prices are being driven...
California approved a plan Friday to make flag football a girls’ high school sport amid soaring popularity of the game and a push to get more female athletes on the field. The move by the California Interscholastic Federation — the statewide body that governs high school...
Elon Musk took a victory lap after a jury ruled in his favor Friday in a Tesla investor lawsuit that could have cost him billions of dollars. A San Francisco jury said that Musk didn’t deceive investors when he tweeted in 2018 that he had...
ChatGPT has sparked imaginations worldwide, with everyone from professors to advertisers, hackers and judges pondering how to best leverage its capabilities. But what does the man behind it all think?  Sam Altman is CEO of OpenAI, the company that developed the artificial-intelligence chatbot. For him, ChatGPT...
Bank of America Corp. Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan’s total compensation declined 6.3% to $30 million for his work in 2022, a year in which profit tumbled and the shares sank. The board granted Moynihan $1.5 million in salary and $28.5 million in stock-based incentive awards,...
A jury has decided Elon Musk didn’t deceive investors with tweets in 2018. The verdict by the nine jurors was reached after less that two hours of deliberation following a three-week trial. The trial pitted Tesla investors represented in a class-action lawsuit against...
Since its November launch, ChatGPT has become wildly popular worldwide. It hit 1 million users in as little as five days and this week was declared the fastest-growing app in history, growing more quickly than social media mainstays including Instagram and TikTok. ...
After more than six years, Queen Bey is set to embark on her Renaissance world tour starting in May, and fans across the globe are scrambling to figure out the best way to get their hands on a ticket. The good news: If you bank with Citi, you could...
The U.S. is tracking a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon that has been spotted over U.S. airspace for a couple days, but the Pentagon decided not to shoot it down due to risks of harm for people on the ground, officials said Thursday. The discovery of the balloon puts a...