Google Parent Posts Slowed Growth Across the Board

Google Parent Posts Slowed Growth Across the Board

One of Silicon Valleys blue-chip names, Google, posted weaker earnings than expected as mounting competition to a once-untouchable online advertising operation finally landed a blow. Googles parent, Alphabet Inc., reported first-quarter revenue of $36.3 bill…

WeWork Files for Initial Public Offering

WeWork Files for Initial Public Offering

Shared office space giant WeWork Cos. said Monday it has filed for an initial public offering, making it the latest highly valued startup to shoot for the public markets this year. WeWork, which rebranded as the We Company early this year, said it filed conf…

Sri Lanka Bomber Trained in Syria With Islamic State

Sri Lanka Bomber Trained in Syria With Islamic State

At least one suicide bomber in the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka trained with Islamic State in Syria, people with knowledge of the investigations said, reflecting the extremist groups continued reach even after the collapse of its self-declared caliphate. Inve…

Boeing Chief Defends 737 MAX Design Work

Boeing Chief Defends 737 MAX Design Work

CHICAGOBoeing Co. Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg rejected criticism of how the plane maker designed a 737 MAX flight-control system that accident investigators have implicated in two fatal crashes of the jetliner. Responding to questions from shareholder…

Impeachment Could Be a Trap—for Democrats

Impeachment Could Be a Trap—for Democrats

What if President Trump actually wants Democrats to try to impeach him? OK, so that isnt likely. Nobody would wish to go through the embarrassment of impeachment in the House of Representatives and the public spectacle of a follow-up trial in the Senate. St…