(WASHINGTON) -- Senators grilled chief executives from three top pharmaceutical companies over prescription drug prices during an hourslong committee hearing Thursday on Capitol Hill.Members of both major political parties bemoaned drug prices they consider too high, but liberals and conservatives revealed differences in their views... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Chief executive officers of some of the biggest social media companies, from Facebook to Snapchat, were questioned Wednesday in a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill .Filling the seats behind them were parents, caregivers and loved ones of young people who they say... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The chief executives of the nation's top social media companies will testify before Congress on Wednesday in a hearing intended to drum up support for federal legislation to safeguard children from the online world.The Senate Judiciary Committee will hear from Linda Yaccarino,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When then-President Donald Trump falsely declared victory days after Election Night in 2020, dozens of CEOs at the nation’s top companies assembled on a Zoom call to prevent what they feared could be the end of democracy in the U.S.As Trump stands poised... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dozens of the nation's most prominent business leaders called for federal aid and speedy processing of work permits to address an influx of asylum seekers in New York City.The arrival of more than 100,000 migrants from the Southern border has pitted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- While some tech giants neared or imposed widespread layoffs last year, compensation for their CEOs climbed as much as tens of millions of dollars, according to an ABC News analysis of data released by research firm Equilar in May and June.Alphabet CEO... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- All passengers are believed to be lost after a desperate dayslong search for a submersible carrying five people that vanished while on a tour of the Titanic wreckage off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada.The 21-foot deep-sea vessel, operated by OceanGate Expeditions,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- OpenAI CEO Sam Altman, whose company developed the widely used AI conversation program ChatGPT, warned federal lawmakers Tuesday that artificial intelligence could pose significant risks to the world if the technology goes wrong.“We understand that people are anxious about how it could... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Last week's testimony from TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew "increased the likelihood that Congress will take some action" on the hugely popular and controversial social media app after his remarks on Capitol Hill failed to allay bipartisan worries over potential data privacy issues... Read More.