In a world of cheap gas, easy-come auto loans, ride-hail, and now a new breed of bike- and scooter-share, transit riders aren’t riding like they use to. https://media.wired.com/photos/5c6341fe211a51764e8af2f9/master/pass/denvertransit-transpo-521173270.jpg
That pushes them into riskier investments
Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) On Thursday afternoon, Jeff Bezos took to Medium to excoriate David Pecker and his company American Media Inc.—which owns the National Enquirer—for attempting “extortion and blackmail.” Rather than comply with their demands, the Amazon founder and CEO (who also owns The Washington Post) has published emails from AMI […]
Chelsea dropped out of the top four as a result of their biggest Premier League loss since 1996. And Sarri says he feels he owes it to the fans to let them know they are still smarting after a ‘disastrous’ night. “First of all, we have to say sorry for that because the result was a […]
Portugal has revealed measures to help UK tourists visit the country in the case of a no deal Brexit. The plans include making Britons exempt from visas. There will also be dedicated passport control areas and queues for British tourists. Brits will be able to use the Portuguese National Health Service. Ana Paula Almeida for […]
Health officials are pleading with families to get flu shots, with hospitalization rates for the flu this season highest for children under age nine. Only one in three Saskatchewan toddlers has had the vaccine, the provincial health authority says.
Enlarge / The copyright to The Great Gatsby—the 1925 novel, not the 2013 movie starring Leonardo di Caprio—will expire two years from today. (credit: Warner Bros. Picture) As the ball dropped over Times Square last night, all copyrighted works published in 1923 fell into the public domain (with a few exceptions). Everyone now has the […]
The outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce appears to be over in Canada, with no new illnesses reported since mid-November, according to the Public Health Agency of Canada.
Canada’s legalization of recreational cannabis was described as a ‘national uncontrolled experiment’ – and it wasn’t the only one in 2018.
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has found himself in a public spat with Theresa May, saying her Brexit plan isn’t in the national interest. It comes after May hit out at him for backing the idea of a second referendum. “…I profoundly believe that the course [PM May] is pursuing will not work and […]