Travis Kalanick Resigned from the company he founded and helped build after a shareholder revolt made it impossible for him to stay at the company. He will stay on the company's board. The move comes after months of drama at the company involving sexual harassment and other questionable business practices. Republicans have won a special election in Georgia. The GOP was also victorious in South Carolina. Karen Handel won the congressional seat in George over upstart Democrat candidate Jon Ossoff, who raised millions from outside groups, many of them celebrities.
The Republican wins make it more likely tax reform and a health care overhaul will happen. The Saudi King has named his 31 year old son as the new Crown Prince. This all but guarantees Prince Mohammed Bin Salman will be the next ruler of Saudi Arabia. The Crown Prince has talked about modernizing the Saudi economy away from so much dependence on oil as well as creating jobs for women.