Older IT Workers Left Out Despite Tech Talent…

Older information-technology professionals are being passed over by employers, even as IT job openings soar to record highs and employers say recruiting tech talent is a challenge. The IT workforce in the U.S. skews young:…

The New Office Comes Designed to Please

When American Airlines Group Inc. AAL 2.69% polled its corporate staff on what they wanted in new office space, workers responded with a priority familiar to anyone who has flown recently: more legroom. Design firm…

The U.S. Gave Troubled Doctors a Second Chance.…

Henry Stachura’s surgical career at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces, N.M., ended the day a patient died after he operated on her abdomen. The case led to his fifth malpractice settlement in five years,…

How the Saudi Aramco IPO Came Back to…

Khalid al-Falih had opposed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for months. The powerful energy minister had repeatedly stalled Saudi Aramco’s massive share sale. At a July gathering, he again urged the prince and his…

Amazon Has Become America’s CEO Factory

Latchel Inc. is a 3-year-old, 20-person startup in Seattle that sells home-maintenance services. It has something in common with its enormous neighbor Amazon.com Inc., AMZN -0.41% specifically, 14 leadership principles, many of which are identical.…

Our Favorite Gadgets: Best Tech Gifts 2019

iRobot Root Coding Robot iRobot Root Coding Robot Do you know what kids really want these days? A programmable dry-erase marker machine, of course! The Root coding robot has a familiar Roomba-like body, but since…

The Gender Gap: How the Economic Experience Shapes…

9:56 Electric Scooters: Israel’s Two-Wheeled Solution to Traffic and Sabbath 12/20/2018 5:30AM 12/20/2018 Electric-scooter rental companies are hitting speed bumps in the U.S. over safety and other concerns. But in Tel Aviv, one in 10…

What Science Tells Us About Preventing Dementia

When it comes to battling dementia, the unfortunate news is this: Medications have proven ineffective at curing or stopping the disease and its most common form, Alzheimer’s disease. But that isn’t the end of the…

Emirates’ Many Headwinds Test Its Big Bet on…

DUBAI—Emirates Airline bet its future on giant planes and mega hubs, but the world’s biggest international airline is now in the middle of the most significant rethink of that strategy in its history. Ahead of…

School Shooting Leaves Two Dead in Southern California

SANTA CLARITA, Calif.—A 16-year-old killed two fellow students and wounded three others before shooting himself in the head at his high school Thursday morning, law-enforcement officials said. The student walked onto the quad, pulled a…

Venice Flooding Nears Record Level

2:00 Taylor Reveals Deeper Link Between Trump, Ukrainian Pressure Campaign 11/13/2019 1:02PM 11/13/2019 At the impeachment inquiry’s first public hearing, acting ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor revealed a July phone call between Gordon Sondland, the…

Why an ISIS Comeback May Look Unlike Anything…

3:19 Jim Jordan Doubts Ambassador’s 'Clear Understanding' 11/13/2019 4:23PM 11/13/2019 At the impeachment inquiry’s first public hearing, Rep. Jim Jordan (R., Ohio) tried to make clear that William Taylor, acting ambassador to Ukraine, did not…

The Best and Worst U.S. Airports of 2019

Maybe friendly really is as good as it gets when it comes to airports. Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, which bills itself as America’s friendliest airport, scored best among the 20 largest U.S. airports in…

Biggest U.S. Milk Company Dean Foods Files for…

Within the milk business, Dallas-based Dean’s brands have struggled as grocery chains push low-price store brands and in some cases build their own milk plants, reducing their reliance on Dean. A recent jump in milk…