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Facebook signed a lease for 30 floors of office space in New York's Hudson Yards

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business Facebook signed a lease for more than 1.5 million square feet of office space in New York City's Hudson Yards. More>>

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FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs'

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning letter to Dollar Tree for receiving over-the-counter drugs produced by foreign manufacturers that have been found to be adulterated,... More>>

Amazon will protest Pentagon's decision to award $10 billion cloud contract to Microsoft

By Clare Duffy, CNN Business The Department of Defense's decision last month to award a massive cloud computing contract to Microsoft was a huge loss for rival Amazon. Amazon isn't going down without a fight. More>>

Wanted: 10,000 dogs for the largest-ever study on aging in canines

By Allen Kim, CNN On this we can all agree: The lifespan of a dog is far too short. The Dog Aging Project hopes to change that. More>>

How social media set the agenda in the first impeachment hearing

By Brian Fung and Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business America's first presidential impeachment process in the age of viral online politics began with out-of-context tweets, internet conspiracy theories and thousands of... More>>

Consumer Reports restores 'recommended' ratings to Tesla Model 3 and Model S

By Chris Isidore, CNN Business Consumer Reports has restored its coveted "recommended" rating to the Tesla Model S and Model 3, because Tesla has made its cars more reliable. More>>

Lung injury cases now at 2,172, CDC says

By Michael Nedelman, CNN There were 2,172 cases of lung injury linked to vaping as of November 13, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. More>>

Using weed regularly raises the risk of heart problems for young people, studies find

By Jen Christensen, CNN Younger people with cannabis use disorder are at an increased risk of heart rhythm problems, according to a new presentation at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. A second... More>>

Cigarette smoking falls to record low in the United States

By Michael Nedelman, CNN Cigarette smoking among US adults fell to its lowest recorded level in 2018: 13.7%, according to a report published Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More>>

Astronaut exercise programs may help cancer patients, researchers say

By Ashley Strickland, CNN The rigors and challenges of spaceflight are remarkably similar to the physical stress cancer patients experiment during chemotherapy and other treatments, according to researchers. More>>

SpaceX test fires Crew Dragon spacecraft ahead of first astronaut mission

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft test fired its emergency abort engines this week, indicating the vehicle could soon be ready for its final dress rehearsal before launching NASA... More>>

Elizabeth Warren criticizes how Goldman Sachs handled Apple Card bias claims

By Shannon Liao, CNN Business Allegations of Apple Card gender bias have rankled one of Goldman Sachs' biggest critics: Elizabeth Warren. More>>

Instagram is now testing hiding likes worldwide

By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business Some Instagram users around the world will have to kiss their likes goodbye. More>>

Your hatred of heart-healthy veggies could be genetic

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN If certain vegetables have always made you gag, you may be more than a picky eater. Instead, you might be what scientists call a "super-taster:" a person with a genetic predisposition to taste food... More>>

Every year, between 1,000 to 2,000 people get the plague -- including about 7 in the US

By Scottie Andrew, CNN The plague -- yes, that plague -- is back in the news. But it never really went away. More>>

Why Tesla doesn't scare the fracking industry

By Chris Isidore, CNN Business Midland, Texas, home of the boom in US oil and natural gas production, is more than 300 miles from the nearest Tesla store, but it feels even farther away: The projected growth in electric... More>>

The new Motorola Razr is $1,500 but OMG I must have it

By David Goldman, CNN Business It's a flip phone in an age when no one makes calls anymore. The camera isn't great. The battery life stinks. The screen is plastic. The processor is slow. It's superdupercrazy... More>>

Doctors removed a tumor the size of a soccer ball from a man's neck

By Lauren M. Johnson, CNN The New Jersey man had just one option to get rid of the massive tumor that had been growing on his neck and was now threatening his life: Remove it. More>>

Tencent vs. Alibaba: Why one Chinese titan is slumping while the other soars

By Michelle Toh, CNN Business Chinese giant Tencent is in a slump. More>>

Why we should stop calling it 'screen time' to our kids

By Elissa Strauss, CNN Conversations with kids force us to think hard about the power of words. More>>

WeWork's losses doubled to $1.25 billion last quarter

By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business The extent of WeWork's woes is still coming to light. More>>

Nearly all toddlers, and the majority of babies, eat too much added sugar in the US, study says

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN A new analysis of national data published Wednesday finds 98% of toddlers and two-thirds of infants consume added sugars in their diets each day. The American Heart Association recommends children... More>>

Huawei phones are still red hot in China. But the Google app ban is hurting sales overseas

Analysis by Sherisse Pham, CNN Business Huawei's smartphone sales are still soaring, but only in China. That's a big blow for a company that just a few months ago was in pole position to overtake Samsung as the... More>>

Getting dads to do more around the house, starting with a history lesson

By Elissa Strauss, CNN In the past couple of years, our homes have become a key battleground in the fight for gender equality. Who plans the dinners? Folds the laundry? Schedules the doctor's appointments? Probably... More>>

Q: Am I a bad parent if I let my kid star in unboxing videos on YouTube?

By Elissa Strauss, CNN Am I a bad parent if I start a YouTube channel for my child to share unboxing videos? She would open up toys in front of the camera and then give her opinion of them. I was thinking of allowing her... More>>

FBI busts $6 million iPhone and iPad counterfeit ring

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business The FBI busted a counterfeit ring centered on iPhones and iPads that reportedly cost Apple over $6.1 million. More>>

The climate crisis will profoundly affect the health of every child alive today, report says

By Jen Christensen, CNN The climate crisis is already hurting our health and it could burden generations to come with lifelong health problems, a new report finds. It could challenge already overwhelmed health systems and... More>>

Here's how much money Virgin Galactic lost so far this year

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business Virgin Galactic, which recently became the world's first publicly traded space tourism venture, posted its inaugural earnings report Wednesday, which showed just how much money the... More>>

Google's 'Project Nightingale' center of federal inquiry

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business A federal inquiry has been opened into Google's efforts to collect health data on millions of Americans through its "Project Nightingale" program. More>>

What Apple Watch can teach you about your heart

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN The results of what researchers are calling the first "virtual study of its kind" were published in the New England Journal of Medicine Wednesday, the product of a collaboration between Apple Watch... More>>

Facebook has shut down 5.4 billion fake accounts this year

By Brian Fung and Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business So far this year, Facebook has shut down 5.4 billion fake accounts on its main platform, but millions likely remain, the social networking giant said Wednesday. That's... More>>

Age to buy tobacco and e-cigarette products in New York raised to 21

By Mirna Alsharif, CNN As of Wednesday, anyone looking to purchase tobacco and e-cigarette products in New York must be 21 years old. More>>

13% Of Americans say they know someone who died after they couldn't afford health care, survey says

By Scottie Andrew, CNN More than 13% of Americans -- about 34 million people -- say a friend or family member recently passed away in the last five years after being unable to afford treatment for a condition, according to... More>>

Google wants to be your bank: It will soon offer checking accounts

By Millie Dent, CNN Business Silicon Valley continues to invade your wallet. More>>

Every 15 minutes, someone in the US dies of a drug-resistant superbug

By Elizabeth Cohen and Nadia Kounang, CNN Every 15 minutes, someone in the United States dies of a superbug that has learned to outsmart even our most sophisticated antibiotics, according to a new report from the US... More>>

Apple finally redesigns MacBook Pro keyboard after years of criticism

By Shannon Liao, CNN Business Apple is finally introducing a replacement to its butterfly keyboard after years of customer complaints. More>>

Cases of melanoma are falling among young people in the United States, study says

By Kristen Rogers, CNN Cases of melanoma fell among people younger than 30 in the United States from 2006 to 2015, suggesting efforts to encourage protection from the sun are paying off, a new study says. More>>

This company is using mushrooms to reduce plastic waste

Story by Millie Dent, CNN BusinessVideo by Alfredo Alcantàra & Bronte Lord, CNN Business Our plastic addiction is spiraling out of control, but one company thinks it has a solution from a material found in nature. More>>

AI has a bias problem. Barring African experts from a conference in Canada won't help

By Hanna Ziady, CNN Business Some of the leading artificial intelligence experts from Africa and South America have been denied visas to attend a major industry conference in Canada, dealing a setback to efforts to prevent... More>>

Two people just got the plague in China — yes, the Black Death plague

By Jessie Yeung, CNN Two people in China are being treated for plague, authorities said Tuesday. It's the second time the disease, the same one that caused the Black Death, one of the deadliest pandemics in human... More>>

More people are surviving lung cancer in the US, report finds

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN Over the past decade, the rate of new lung cancer cases diagnosed in the United States has dropped 19% and the five-year survival rate has climbed 26%, according to a new report. More>>

Teen receives double lung transplant after vaping-related illness

By Jen Christensen, CNN Doctors at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit performed what they believe is the United States' first double lung transplant on a patient whose lungs were damaged after vaping, according to the... More>>

Facebook bug accesses iPhone's camera while user scrolls through News Feed

By Allen Kim, CNN Facebook says a bug that inadvertently accesses a user's iPhone camera while they're scrolling through the News Feed will be fixed sometime today. More>>

Facebook Pay aims to make it easier to send money across all of its apps

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business Facebook is taking another step to tie its massive social media applications more closely together at a time when there are mounting calls for the company to be broken up. More>>

Trump announced a big vaping meeting, but who's invited?

By Michael Nedelman, CNN President Donald Trump announced plans for what appeared to be a wide-ranging meeting to find solutions for kids and businesses impacted by the "Vaping and E-cigarette dilemma," in a tweet on Monday. More>>

They left Facebook to make an app that will spice up your Instagram Stories

By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business The lead developers behind social media tools like Instagram Stories and Boomerang left their jobs to build new features for the very tools they created. More>>

Seattle Children's Hospital has again shut down operating rooms due to mold problems

By Ray Sanchez, CNN Operating rooms and other areas at Seattle Children's Hospital were shut down for the second time this year due to mold problems, according to the hospital. More>>

Scientists may have just worked out why we hiccup

By Rory Sullivan, CNN Although hiccups seem a nuisance, scientists have discovered they may play a crucial role in our development -- by helping babies to regulate their breathing. More>>

Sure, houseplants are great. But they're not actually cleaning the air

By Lauren M. Johnson, CNN You've probably heard people say that keeping plants in your home or office helps to make the air cleaner, but science says otherwise. More>>

How to stop throwing away your veggies and fruit

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN We all do it: buy fresh fruits and veggies with the best of intentions to gobble them down, only to open the fridge a few days (or weeks) later to discover a rotten mess. More>>

T-Mobile CEO John Legere in talks to take over top job at WeWork

By Clare Duffy, CNN Business T-Mobile and Sprint are hoping to complete their merger soon. But the man positioned to head that new company is in talks to lead another major undertaking: a rescue mission for WeWork. More>>

Double lung transplant needed after vaping related injury

By Jen Christensen, CNN Doctors at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant in the US for a male patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged after vaping,... More>>

Asthma can turn deadly in rare cases. Here's how

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN The death of 13-year-old Broadway star Laurel Griggs is a tragic reminder of how serious asthma can be. More>>

Instagram is about to hide likes for some US users. Here's what to expect

By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business Instagram is about to take its biggest step yet toward removing likes from its platform. More>>

A doctor is accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent

By Hollie Silverman, CNN A Virginia doctor has been arrested after he was accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent, according to a federal affidavit. More>>

Singles Day sales for Alibaba top $38 billion, breaking last year's record

By Sherisse Pham, CNN Business China's annual Singles Day online shopping bonanza brought in a record $38 billion in sales for Alibaba. More>>

SpaceX launches 60 more internet satellites

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business SpaceX sent another 60 satellites into orbit on Monday, one of many such launches the company hopes to conduct over the next year as it works to build a massive broadband-from-space business. More>>

Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix wins League of Legends World Championship

By Shannon Liao, CNN Business Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix (FPX) defeated European rivals G2 Esports to win the World Championship finals of esports phenomenon League of Legends. More>>

How every company could become a 'tech' company

By Clare Duffy, CNN Business These days nearly every company is, or is in the process of becoming, a technology company. Major retailers have mobile apps and robust e-commerce platforms. Banks are getting into... More>>

This Army veteran is helping to take the fight to lung cancer

By Victoria Kennedy, CNN An Army combat veteran who is facing the fight of her life has joined forces with a former NFL player to raise awareness in the battle against lung cancer. More>>

So-called virginity tests are unreliable, invasive and sexist. And yet they persist

By Harmeet Kaur, CNN The comments, as soon as they made the rounds, were met with swift condemnation: Rapper T.I. says he takes his daughter to the gynecologist after each birthday to determine if she's a virgin. More>>

Colleges are helping students start careers in esports

By Shannon Liao, CNN Business Colleges have long helped students get jobs in finance, education and other industries. But now a handful of US-based universities are playing a role in launching careers in the competitive... More>>

Instagram will test hiding US users' likes

By Shannon Liao, CNN Business Posting on Instagram can come with a rush of validation when likes from friends and strangers come pouring in. But those likes will soon be hidden for some US users. More>>

These dog-like robots do backflips and play soccer. Yes, they're adorable

By Bronte Lord, CNN Business On a recent fall day at MIT, a group of players kicked around a soccer ball on the school's Killian Court lawn. They ran around and jumped in piles of leaves. They even did backflips. More>>

The internet thought it found the Trump whistleblower's picture. The internet was wrong

By Brian Fung, CNN Business Right-wing social media accounts have been widely sharing two photographs that they claim show the whistleblower at the center of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump and prove... More>>

Facebook and YouTube say they are removing content mentioning potential whistleblower's name

By Oliver Darcy, CNN Business Facebook and YouTube said Friday that they were removing content that mentioned the potential name of the whistleblower whose complaint sparked an impeachment probe into President Trump. More>>

Breakthrough in CDC vaping illness investigation: Vitamin E acetate linked to THC may be to blame

By Jen Christensen, CNN Vitamin E acetate, an additive sometimes used in THC and other vaping products, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that's linked to dozens of deaths,... More>>

Blackstone acquires dating apps Bumble and Badoo amid investigation into former owner

By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business Bumble's embattled owner is getting acquired by investment firm Blackstone. More>>

Bill proposed by NY state senator would ban medically unnecessary surgeries on intersex children

By Nora Neus, CNN Legislation that would effectively ban "medically unnecessary" surgeries on intersex children prior to their ability to give informed consent in New York will be announced Friday by state Sen. Brad Hoylman. More>>

Trump says vaping age might rise to 21 in US

By Nadia Kounang, Jacqueline Howard and Jamie Gumbrecht, CNN Outside the White House on Friday, President Trump said the age to purchase vaping products in the United States could rise to 21. More>>

Brain scans don't lie: The minds of girls and boys are equal in math

By Katie Hunt, CNN Several studies have already debunked the myth that boys are innately better at math than girls, but those are largely based on analysis of test scores. More>>

More than 130,000 pounds of ground beef recalled for possible plastic contamination

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN About 130,464 pounds of raw ground beef products have been recalled because they may contain plastic, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced... More>>

China's top ride-hailing company introduced a 'curfew' for women after riders were killed. It's being forced to backtrack

By Michelle Toh, CNN Business China's top ride-hailing firm is walking back one of its newest features after users accused the company of discriminating against women by preventing them using one of its services in the... More>>

Why this Apple executive says the US needs a new energy system

By Rachel Metz, CNN Business As wildfire season loomed in California last month, the executive who oversees Apple's environmental efforts told CNN Business that fires sparked in the state show the need to update the... More>>

Kalin Bennett, Division I basketball recruit diagnosed with autism, plays for Kent State in opener

By Allen Kim, CNN Kalin Bennett says he wants kids to believe in themselves "first and foremost" -- and he's hoping he can be an example. More>>

Scientists discover first new HIV strain in nearly two decades

By Jen Christensen, CNN For the first time in 19 years, a team of scientists has detected a new strain of HIV. More>>

Hospital picks up medical expenses for West Texas mass shooting victims

By Amanda Jackson, CNN In August, a gunman went on a shooting spree in West Texas killing seven people and wounding 25 others. Now, a local hospital will be covering the unpaid charges of all 14 of the shooting victims it... More>>

People just received text messages originally sent on Valentine's Day

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients. More>>

Searching for Google and YouTube in Big Tech's political ad controversy

Analysis by Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business You'd be forgiven for thinking that the only tech platform that allows politicians to run false ads is Facebook. More>>

Juul stops sales of mint-flavored pods

By Jen Christensen, CNN Juul Labs will immediately stop online sales of mint Juulpods and will stop accepting orders for them from retailers, Juul Labs' CEO K.C. Crosthwaite said Thursday. More>>

Vaping lung injury cases now top 2,000, CDC says

By Jen Christensen, CNN There were 2,051 cases of lung injury linked to vaping as of November 5, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. More>>

Apple redesigns its privacy pages, thumbing its nose at Facebook and Google

By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business Apple redesigned the web pages of its privacy policies Wednesday, its latest effort to distinguish itself from its personal data-selling competitors. More>>

Scientists discover pop music's secrets to making you feel good

By Rory Sullivan, CNN Have you ever wondered why certain pop songs just make you feel so good? More>>

Having a poor relationship with your family could make you sick

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN It appears the quality of your relationships with your extended family -- mom, dad, siblings, aunts, uncles, grandparents and more --- could make a real difference in your health as you age, maybe... More>>

Facebook mulls changes to how it handles political ads

By Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business Facing increased scrutiny, Facebook is considering making some changes to how it handles political ads, a source told CNN Business. More>>

First native Zika cases in Europe confirmed as experts warn climate change could bring more

By Rob Picheta, CNN The first native cases of Zika in Europe have been confirmed after three people became infected with the virus in France. Experts warn that climate change could lead to more cases emerging across the... More>>

Baidu's bets on mobile and streaming are paying off

By Michelle Toh, CNN Business Chinese search giant Baidu is still trying to prove it can turn its business around. Its plan might be working. More>>

The new HoloLens is better, but here's why you're still not going to buy it

By Rachel Metz, CNN Business You probably wouldn't pay $3,500 for an augmented-reality headset that lets you play around with virtual objects in your living room. Your employer might, however, if it could help you do... More>>

More than 2 million pounds of chicken products recalled in eight states

By Faith Karimi, CNN More than 2 million pounds of poultry products have been recalled in eight states over fears of contamination with foreign matter such as metal, federal health officials said. More>>

Visitors to China can now use Alipay and WeChat Pay instead of cash or cards

By Sherisse Pham, CNN Business Visitors to China can now access the country's massive cashless economy. More>>

Two former Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

By David Shortell, CNN Federal prosecutors accused two former Twitter employees of spying on behalf of Saudi Arabia on Wednesday. More>>

Facebook is being investigated by California for privacy violations

By Brian Fung, CNN Business The state of California revealed Wednesday it is investigating Facebook over the technology giant's privacy practices, complaining in a court filing that the company has failed to comply... More>>

Bill Gates: The problem with political ads is targeting, not fact-checking

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business Bill Gates waded into the debate over political ads on social media platforms during an interview Wednesday, calling for some limitations while also siding with those who say the companies... More>>

Airbnb CEO says all listings and hosts will be verified by December 2020

By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business Amid growing concerns about its rental listing platform, Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky said the company will start verifying all hosts and listings on its platform. More>>

Facebook is a hotbed of impeachment disinformation, researchers say

By Brian Fung, CNN Business Facebook has become a fertile breeding ground for disinformation about Congress's impeachment inquiry, according to a new report by the civil society group Avaaz. More>>

Uber stock hits a new low as lockup period ends

By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business Uber shares fell to an all-time low Wednesday as its stock lockup period ends. More>>

Only children are more likely to be obese, study says

By Sandee LaMotte Only children may be at a higher risk for obesity than children who have siblings, according to a new study published Wednesday. More>>

Xerox is said to consider buying HP

By David Goldman, CNN Business Xerox is reportedly considering buying Hewlett-Packard Inc. in what would be a merger of two former American technology giants that have both seen better days. More>>

SoftBank takes $9 billion hit from Uber, WeWork and other tech investments

By Sherisse Pham, CNN Business Some of Masayoshi Son's biggest tech bets are leading to multibillion dollar losses. More>>

SoftBank's Masa Son has been humbled but he's not beaten yet

By Sherisse Pham, CNN Business SoftBank just reported its first loss in more than a decade — all because of its big bets on splashy, money-losing tech startups such as WeWork and Uber. More>>

Didi brings back its controversial carpooling service for limited trial

By Michelle Toh, CNN Business Didi Chuxing, China's biggest ride-hailing provider, is restarting a carpool service it temporarily shut down last year after two female passengers were killed. But it still won't... More>>

Smokers may be at greater risk of depression and schizophrenia, study finds

By Jack Guy, CNN People who smoke tobacco may be at a higher risk of developing depression and schizophrenia, according to a new study. More>>

FCC formally greenlights merger between T-Mobile and Sprint

By Brian Fung, CNN Business The Federal Communications Commission formally approved T-Mobile's acquisition of Sprint on Tuesday, handing the two companies another victory as they seek to complete a $26 billion merger... More>>

Dr. Stephen Hahn nominated to be next FDA commissioner

By Jacqueline Howard and Jen Christensen, CNN The Trump administration on Tuesday formally nominated Dr. Stephen Hahn to be the next commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration, sending his nomination to the US... More>>

Elon Musk speaks at Air Force 'Pitch Day' as military seeks to deepen ties to commercial space

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business SpaceX CEO Elon Musk was in San Francisco Tuesday to speak at an Air Force Pitch Day, a new type of event in which small-budget investments are made in various startups in the hopes of... More>>

AT&T to pay $60 million over claims about misleading 'unlimited' data plans

By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business AT&T agreed to a $60 million settlement over allegations it misled more than 3.5 million customers by charging them for "unlimited" data plans while reducing their data speeds when their usage... More>>

Facebook says 100 app developers could have improperly accessed user data for months

By Brian Fung, CNN Business Dozens of third-party apps may have had access to certain Facebook user data for months after the company moved to place limits on that information, the social media giant said on Tuesday. More>>

Researchers used a laser to hack Alexa and other voice assistants

By Rachel Metz, CNN Business Usually you have to talk to voice assistants to get them to do what you want. But a group of researchers determined they can also command them by shining a laser at smart speakers and other... More>>

America's biggest restaurant chains scored on their antibiotic use

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN Many of our favorite fast food and restaurant chains continue to contribute to the growing threat of antibiotic resistance, according to a report released Thursday by advocacy groups. More>>

Microsoft tried a 4-day workweek in Japan. Productivity jumped 40%

By Michelle Toh and Yoko Wakatsuki, CNN Business A growing number of smaller companies are adopting a four-day workweek. Now the results of a recent trial at Microsoft suggest it could work even for the biggest businesses. More>>

Uber lost more than $1 billion in the third quarter, but revenue growth improved

By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business Uber is still reporting steep losses but its revenue growth is showing some promise. More>>

Medical groups differ on when to start colon and rectal cancer screening. Here's why

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN Conflicting recommendations on when and how average-risk adults should get screened for colon and rectal cancer could leave you confused -- but new guidance aims to make sense of it all. More>>

Google workers pen open letter to company demanding climate action

By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business Googlers are calling on the company to address specific climate demands. More>>

Ebola Fast Facts

CNN Library Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976. More>>

President Trump to nominate Dr. Stephen Hahn as new FDA commissioner

By Jen Christensen, CNN President Donald Trump is expected to nominate Dr. Stephen Hahn to be the next head of the US Food and Drug Administration. More>>

Child sex abuse cases treated in ERs rose more than 70% in seven years, study says

By Jen Christensen, CNN The number of US adolescents admitted to emergency rooms for injuries related to sexual abuse more than doubled between 2010 and 2016, according to a new study. For kids ages 12 to 17, the number... More>>

AirPods Pro: A $249 product so good you're willing to risk losing it

By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business I had a pair of new $249 AirPods Pro for less than 12 minutes when one tumbled out of my ear and landed an inch from the edge of a train platform. More>>

Facebook unveils new logo to help differentiate it from its other brands

By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business Following promises of more transparency, Facebook has a colorful logo that nods to how change is underway at the company and its subsidiaries. More>>

How your poop can help train AI

By Rachel Metz, CNN Business The next time you go to the bathroom, a couple startups are hoping you'll snap a photo before you flush. For scientific reasons, of course. More>>

Boeing's Starliner capsule launches key test before first astronaut flight

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business A Boeing spacecraft designed to carry astronauts to the International Space Station shot off a launch pad in New Mexico Monday to test out its emergency abort system. More>>

MRIs show screen time linked to lower brain development in preschoolers

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN Screen time use by infants, toddlers and preschoolers has exploded over the last decade, concerning experts about the impact of television, tablets and smartphones on these critical years of rapid... More>>

Major British supermarkets recall hummus on salmonella fears

By Rob Picheta, CNN Several major British supermarkets are recalling hummus dips amid fears they contain salmonella. More>>

Anti-vaxxers may be exploiting widespread religious exemptions, research suggests

By Arman Azad, CNN An increasing number of parents in the United States are citing faith to avoid getting their children vaccinated, according to a new study -- even though no major religion opposes vaccination. More>>

E-cigarettes aren't a 'gateway' to teen smoking, study says

By Arman Azad, CNN Vaping makes teens more likely to try cigarettes, but doesn't increase the odds that they'll become smokers, according to a new study that looked at more than 12,000 middle school and high school... More>>

China approves seaweed-based Alzheimer's drug. It's the first new one in 17 years

By Julie Zaugg and Jared Peng, CNN Authorities in China have approved a drug for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, the first new medicine with the potential to treat the cognitive disorder in 17 years. More>>

Apple will spend $2.5 billion to help solve California's housing crisis

By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business Apple announced a $2.5 billion financial package to help address the housing crisis in California, which has worsened in part because of the rapid growth of tech companies. More>>

Lena Dunham says she has Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. Here's what it is

By Christina Maxouris, CNN Responding to a paparazzi photo that captured her walking with her cane, Lena Dunham explained she has Ehlers-Danlos syndrome -- a group of disorders affecting the joints and skin. More>>

Georgia family seeks answers in mother's vaping death

By Kristen Rogers, CNN Mary Kerrie Davis had smoked cigarettes for most of her adult life, when she embraced vaping as a way to quit. More>>