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 […]

If It Were Up To Us, This Angry Mets Fan Would Do The Commute Report Every Day

We hear you, Frank Fleming. The New York Mets fan had his Opening Day trip to see his beloved team delayed by a train derailment at Penn Station in New York City. Take it away, Frank: This @Mets fan's reaction was totally appropriate pic.twitter.com/lxiCGRgGgq — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) April 4, 2017 Fleming became somewhat of […]

New report ‘The Future of Gender Equality’ predicts the gender pay gap will close by 2045

23rd August 2016: Yell Business has unveiled a new report looking to the future and what the next 100 years holds for gender equality, family life, technology and businesses.The report is in two parts, one; a retrospective commentary about the progression of gender equality over the past 100 years; the other a future-gazing prediction featuring […]

Rio Olympic Park Not Ready As Games Near: Report

By Rodrigo Viga Gaier RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Electrical energy connections at Rio’s Olympic Park are still not finished two weeks before the summer games, creating supply risks for sports venues and athlete accommodations, according to two people familiar with the matter. A source close to event organizers told Reuters “some things are not […]

Report: Muhammad Ali In ‘Grave’ Condition

By Ian Simpson (Reuters) – Former world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali was close to death in a Phoenix-area hospital on Friday, a source close to the family said. Ali, 74, one of the world’s most celebrated athletes, was hospitalized this week for a respiratory ailment. The family spokesman has said he was in fair condition, […]