WeWork’s Risky Business Model, Explained

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Hollywood Diversifies After Rebuke Over Racial and Gender…

Major Hollywood studios, stung by recent criticism about racial and gender inequality across the film industry, have been implementing measures aimed at elevating talent from underrepresented backgrounds. A Wall Street Journal analysis of movies released,…

Facebook Ad Prices Surge Due to Barrage by…

A political-action committee focused on turning out Asian-American voters recently used Facebook Inc. FB 0.52% ’s advertising platform in what it expected would be a cost-effective way to boost its list of supporters and donors.…

As Automatic Brakes Become Common, So Do Driver…

Automatic emergency-braking systems that are promoted as a safety feature in vehicles don’t always work as intended and at times activate when there is no risk of a crash, drivers say. Drivers have reported several…

Three Reasons Why a Trump-Iran Meeting Is Unlikely

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Drone Ambitions Soar to the Stratosphere

SYDNEY—It is an exclusive airspace where spy planes roam, beyond the reach of weather and commercial passenger jets. Now, the stratosphere is a frontier for competition between aviation and technology giants that say highflying, solar-powered…

Amazon Shoppers: This Is How to Safety-Proof Your…

If you want a real-life Debbie Downer at your child’s next birthday, I’m available for hire. At a recent party, after my son’s two-year-old buddy had unwrapped some magnetic building blocks, I slyly grabbed the…

The New Pay Gap: What Firms Report Paying…

Less familiar: Many of those CEOs wind up receiving much more, often well after the compensation is initially disclosed. The $190 million that Oracle Corp. ORCL -3.03% reported paying co-CEO Mark Hurd over three years…

Amazon Has Ceded Control of Its Site. The…

Many of the millions of people who shop on Amazon.com see it as if it were an American big-box store, a retailer with goods deemed safe enough for customers. In practice, Amazon has increasingly evolved…

U.S. Internet Pricing Is All Over the Place.…

Internet pricing is a puzzle for many American consumers. It is an unregulated marketplace where prices vary drastically across the country, or even just across the street. Internet download speeds of 100 megabits per second…