Mike Pompeo looking to resign in preparation for Senate run: officials – Business Insider

Mike Pompeo looking to resign in preparation for Senate run: officials – Business Insider

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is reported to be seeking to resign from the Trump administration ahead of a potential run for the US Senate, three senior Republicans told Time magazine, but has been prevented from leaving because of the impeachment inquiry.The State Department denied the veracity of the report Tuesday night. Pompeo has been known…
‘Thank you, WeWork’ — 2 of the coworking startup’s biggest rivals are cashing in after its public meltdown

‘Thank you, WeWork’ — 2 of the coworking startup’s biggest rivals are cashing in...

ReutersTwo of WeWork's biggest rivals are cashing in on the collapse of its initial public offering, its rescue by SoftBank, and its ongoing overhaul. "Thank you, WeWork," IWG CEO Mark Dixon told Fast Company, adding that the coworking startup's public meltdown had directed a spotlight on shared workspaces. "Landlords are considering going in our direction…
News Corp has tapped Viacom’s former tech chief as its next CTO – Business Insider

News Corp has tapped Viacom’s former tech chief as its next CTO – Business...

News Corp. has tapped Viacom's outgoing tech chief, David Kline, to be its next chief technology officer, the company confirmed to Business Insider on Monday.Kline is set to leave Viacom after its merger with CBS closes on December 4. He joins News Corp. in January.The publisher's current chief technology officer, Marc Frons, is leaving the…
KPMG ends sponsorship of Prince Andrew’s scheme

KPMG ends sponsorship of Prince Andrew’s scheme

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPrince Andrew on Epstein: 'There was no indication, absolutely no indication'KPMG has not renewed its sponsorship of the Duke of York's entrepreneurship initiative, Pitch@Palace.The accountancy firm is thought to have made the decision at the end of October.The controversy over the prince's ties to the convicted sex…

Low recession risk, faster growth, and unemployment at a 70-year low — here are...

Goldman Sachs is optimistic about the US economy in 2020.The Wall Street titan's economists expect growth to accelerate next year, after suffering from the trade war in recent months.They predict unemployment will drop to its lowest levels since the Korean War, and they put the risk of a recession at one-in-five.Goldman identified the looming presidential…
NHS to pay tax bills to get doctors back to work

NHS to pay tax bills to get doctors back to work

Image copyright PA Media Doctors in England have been promised their tax bills will be covered by the NHS in an attempt to get them back doing overtime shifts.Doctors have been refusing to do extra work because they were being landed with bills after changes to how much can be accrued in pensions tax-free.Senior NHS…
Photo of Sony’s PlayStation 5 development kits leaks online – Business Insider

Photo of Sony’s PlayStation 5 development kits leaks online – Business Insider

A new image of an alleged PlayStation 5 prototype has sent the video game world buzzing.A photo of two PS5 development kits was posted to Twitter on Nov. 30th, and their design matches patent images filed by Sony earlier this year.While the PlayStation 5 development kit is unlikely to look like the finished product, the…
‘Short selling should be illegal’ – Elon Musk praised a crackdown on shorts by the world’s biggest pension fund

‘Short selling should be illegal’ – Elon Musk praised a crackdown on shorts by...

Getty ImagesElon Musk took aim at short-sellers once again in a tweet praising the world's biggest pension fund for cracking down on shorts. "Bravo, right thing to do! Short selling should be illegal," the Tesla and SpaceX CEO responded to the news that Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund will no longer allow shares to be…
‘I rejected the idea at first’ — WeWork’s new interim marketing chief, Maurice Lévy, reportedly wasn’t eager to take the job

‘I rejected the idea at first’ — WeWork’s new interim marketing chief, Maurice Lévy,...

Monica Schipper/Getty Images WeWork's new interim marketing chief didn't initially want the job and only plans to stay for a matter of months, according to the Financial Times. "To be extremely honest with you I rejected the idea at first," Maurice Lévy, the 77-year-old chairman and former CEO of advertising titan Publicis, told the newspaper.…

Liverpool stays 8 points clear after beating Palace 2-1

LONDON (AP) — Roberto Firmino struck in the 85th minute to give Liverpool a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace as the English Premier League leader maintained its eight-point advantage on Saturday.Wilfried Zaha equalized in the 82nd minute for...