Report: Uber Board To Discuss CEO Kalanick’s Absence, Policy Changes

By Joseph Menn and Heather Somerville SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc’s [UBER.UL] board will discuss Chief Executive Travis Kalanick temporarily stepping away from the embattled ride-hailing firm and consider sweeping changes to the company’s management practices at a meeting on Sunday, according to a person familiar with the situation. The source said it […]

JetBlue Could Soon Let You Scan Your Face To Board Planes

Facial recognition boarding is about to take off.  JetBlue is offering the technology to customers flying between Boston and the Caribbean island of Aruba this month. The airline announced on Wednesday that it would test the new software on the route from Boston’s Logan International Airport in partnership with Customs and Border Protection. The process begins after […]

Trump Said He Gave $1 Million To Charity From His Board Game. There’s No Sign He Ever Did.

WASHINGTON — “I am acting as an agent of charities,” Donald Trump boasted to a gaggle of reporters watching him unveil his newest venture, a board game, in February 1989. “From the Trump perspective, all the profits we make will go towards charities,” Trump said, rolling gold-plated dice across the pink marble atrium floor of […]