Elon Musk suggests Twitter changes, including accepting Dogecoin

As Twitter’s newest board member and largest shareholder, Elon Musk is already floating suggestions for changes he’d like to see on the social media platform. In a series of tweets late Saturday, the Tesla and SpaceX CEO said that the company should include an “authentication checkmark” as a feature of its Twitter Blue premium subscription […]

Somalia drought: ‘Act now or 350,000 children will die’

Nimco Abdi’s daughter is suffering from malnutrition As Somalia faces what experts call its worst drought in a decade, children are bearing the brunt. Parents are struggling to feed them, with nearly half of the country’s under-five population likely to suffer from acute malnutrition by June. Nimco Abdi gently places her six-month-old baby girl onto […]

Inside the Beltway: A new source of political clout

NEWS AND OPINION: The potential power of a certain voting bloc has surfaced, just in case political hopefuls are looking for a new demographic to woo. “The votes of 50-plus women could decide the midterms. Rising costs are their chief concern followed by the country’s lack of unity,” reports the AARP. Republicans — are you […]

It Looks Like Elon Musk Is Taking Over At Titter

Billionaire Elon Musk is having fun tweeting about potential new features on Twitter, and changes at … [+] the company. Photo: Patrick Pleul/dpa-Zentralbild/ZB (Photo by Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images) dpa/picture alliance via Getty Images Love or hate him, you have to admire Elon Musk’s chutzpah. Musk, one of the richest men in the […]

Chinese Companies Are De-Listing Fast

A protest on a separate matter gets the message to Chinese firms nonetheless. (Photo by Spencer … [+] Platt/Getty Images) Getty Images It is unfolding very fast. Chinese firms are reconsidering their presence on American exchanges, a complete reversal of a trajectory that up until recently saw China-based firms piling into markets in the United […]