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Steve Easterbrook is out as McDonald’s CEO and president.

Deadspin’s former EIC says the site no longer employs a single writer or editor.

Airbnb bans party houses following a mass shooting in California.

Google is buying wearable fitness products company Fitbit for $2.1 billion.

Jimmy Carter says he’s at ease with death.

The U.S. added 128,000 jobs in October, topping dour forecasts.

EHang, a maker of autonomous flying shuttles, files for $100 million IPO.

NBC is leaning toward making its Peacock streaming service free to everyone.

China’s Fosun Tourism Group will acquire the Thomas Cook and related hotel brands $14.3 million.