Stories about Business

Mar 29 2018

Facebook privacy settings revamped after data leak by Cambridge Analytica

Earlier this month, whistleblower Christopher Wylie revealed political consulting company Cambridge Analytica obtained profiles on 50 million Facebook users via an acad...

Mar 29 2018

Look! Saudi Arabia & SoftBank Plan World's Largest Solar Project

Softbank Group Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman reached the agreement in NY on Tuesday. "This kind of a project wou...

Mar 29 2018

Tesla stock slides amid investigation into deadly crash

National Transportation Safety Board. As for Nvidia , its shares also fell by 8% on Tuesday, but it has recovered some of those losses on Wednesday, with the stock u...

Mar 27 2018

France mourns 'hero' police officer

His death raises the toll to four. The party has expelled Mr Poussier, calling his tweets "shameful and abject". "Beyond his job, he gave his life for someone else, f...

Mar 25 2018

Germany draw with Spain as Diego Costa makes comeback

Thomas Muller leveled it up for the Germans courtesy of a stunning strike. "There was a good intensity to the game, it was a test in which we were able to learn a lot"...

Mar 25 2018

More than 3000 flights canceled as spring nor'easter slams Northeast

The nor'easter was on track to dump 30cm to 46cm of snow on areas from Philadelphia to New York City on Wednesday, Reuters quoted Weather Prediction Centre meteorologist ...

Mar 24 2018

Stocks plunge on worries over trade

In Toronto, the TSX is down nearly 178 points at 15,497 while the FTSE 100 closed down below 7,000 at 6,953 for the first time since December of 2016 as traders still wor...

Mar 24 2018

Fed boosts interest rate, predicts two more hikes this year

The Fed asserted that part of the deviation from 2 percent reflects unusual price declines that occurred almost a year ago. Additionally, based on the updated economic ...

Mar 22 2018

NPD: Toys "R" Us closures will not tank the industry

KB Toys went out of business in 2009 and Toys R Us acquired the brand, according to CNBC . With Toys "R" Us' liquidation plans underway, one of the toy chain's pro...

Mar 22 2018

Gold rebounds from three-week low ahead of Fed rate outlook

But U.S. wage growth has remained sluggish and household budgets are tight. The action was approved 8-0, with the Fed avoiding any dissents at the first meeting that Po...

Mar 20 2018

Teen retailer Claire's files Chapter 11; six stores in the RGV

The retailer now has 7,500 locations in 45 different countries and employs roughly 17,000 people, USA Today reports . Claire's expects its concessions business to ...

Mar 20 2018

Protesters gather for dog who died on United Airlines flight

The French bulldog that died on the Houston to LaGuardia flight, named Kokito, was a gift to 11-year-old Sophia. "Crew on the NOLA/ Chicago leg making jokes about dogs in...

Mar 17 2018

Winn-Dixie Parent Files Chapter 11, Sets Store Closures

The winn-dixie stories that are closing in our area are on North West Blitchton Road and South West Highway 200 in Ocala, as well as the Winn-Dixie on South West 34th Str...

Mar 15 2018

Microsoft will open first Middle East data centers in 2019

The company has announced that they have made a decision to deliver the Microsoft cloud from their data center's located in Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates . ...

Mar 15 2018

Britain will 'live to regret' Brexit, says Juncker

Addressing the European Parliament , Juncker was cheered by Eurosceptic MEPs as he noted the UK's departure was due on March 29 2019. Lang also pointed out that nega...

Mar 15 2018

Google to ban crypto-related adverts from June

The news of the ban on cryptocurrency ads emerged with the publication of Google's Trust & Safety Ad Removals report for 2017. GOOGLE IS GETTING GRUMPY about ...

Mar 11 2018

Richard Sherman has been cut as the Seahawks continue their teardown

It also might convince defensive end Julius Peppers, who's weighing his future, to decide to play another season. The Pats have needs elsewhere, but pairing Sherman wit...

Mar 09 2018

The 88th Geneva International Motor Show

At that rate, it's claimed it can charge most of its battery in just 30 minutes. WHILE EV-philes were still fawning over the newly released Jaguar I-Pace , rival luxur...

Mar 08 2018

Amazon's two-hour Whole Foods deliveries are coming to more cities

Delivery from Whole Foods through Prime Now is available daily from 8 a.m.to 10 p.m. Customers can visit PrimeNow.com to enter their zip code to see if they are in th...

Mar 06 2018

Amazon Could Soon Offer Checking Accounts

The checking-like account would be aimed at younger customers and those without bank accounts, according to The Wall Street Journal . The discussions are early enough,...