Daily fantasy sports operator FanDuel says it is banning all employees from playing any daily fantasy sports for money in hopes of rebuilding trust following reports a DraftKings employee may have had access to unfairly valuable data before winning $350,000 in a FanDuel contest.
Public health advocates told an Indiana legislative committee there's no scientific consensus on whether electronic cigarettes pose any health risks, even as a growing number of Indiana youths are trying the devices.
A defense lawyer says a Las Vegas physician will plead not guilty today to 32 felony counts accusing him of drugging and sexually assaulting patients. Binh Minh "Ben" Chung is also accused of making video recordings of himself having sex with at least one underage girl. Chung's medical license was suspended after his arrest June 20.
Michael Virtanen, Associated Press | Posted Oct 7th - 8:51am
Urban Outfitters will end on-call scheduling at stores in New York state, becoming the latest retailer to respond to Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's inquiry into the practice of requiring workers to report for shifts on short notice.
Trade unions on Wednesday mobilized about 100,000 workers for the second time in a year to protest the free-market regulations and austerity measures that the center-right government has been pushing through during its first year in office.
Raf Casert and Danica Kirka, Associated Press | Posted Oct 7th - 7:51am
Any talk of a union between Budweiser and Miller — in fact, any talk of the creation of beer behemoth reaching all parts of the globe for that matter — should be put off for now as the owners of two of the world's most famous beers continue to haggle over the terms of a merger.
David McHugh and Geir Moulson, Associated Press | Posted Oct 7th - 7:41am
Volkswagen on Wednesday elected Chief Financial Officer Hans Dieter Poetsch to chair its board of directors, a move that came as the German automaker struggles to contain a scandal over emission-test rigging in the U.S.