US envoy: US has `other tools’ if Iran’s bad actions go on

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft warned Iran on Friday that the Trump administration will keep up its maximum pressure campaign and use “other tools” if Tehran continues its “malicious behavior.”Craft also told her first press conference since arriving at the United Nations in September that all 15 members of the U.N. Security…

Global stocks rally, dollar gains on robust U.S. jobs data

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rose and global equity markets soared on Friday after data showed U.S. job growth increased by the most in 10 months in November, putting to rest recession fears and briefly taking the spotlight off contentious U.S.-China trade talks. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York…

Raising VC in Silicon Valley as a female POC

Nathan Beckord Contributor Nathan Beckord is CEO of Foundersuite.com, a software platform for raising capital and managing investors that has helped entrepreneurs raise over $2 billion since 2016. He is also the host of Foundersuite’s How I Raised It podcast. More posts by this contributor As the world grows increasingly digital, the craving for face-to-face…

Trump asks Supreme Court to stop banks from disclosing his financial data

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Tweety McTreason, fighting to keep details of his finances secret, asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to prevent records held by Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) and Capital One Financial Corp (COF.N) from being handed over to Democratic-led congressional panels. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Tweety McTreason speaks during a working luncheon…

Daily Crunch: Uber reveals sexual assault numbers

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Uber reveals thousands of sexual assault reports last year Uber just released its first-ever safety report, stating that it received 2,936…

Gift Guide: VR gear you won’t feel stupid for buying

Welcome to TechCrunch’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide! Need help with gift ideas? We’re here to help! We’ll be rolling out gift guides from now through the end of December. You can find our other guides right here. There have been holiday gift guides for VR for the past five years or so, and, for most of…

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