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AT&T ready to fight U.S. on Time Warner deal: CEO

According to a Justice Department official, AT&T has offered to divest CNN. AT&T has said it won't sell CNN, a regular target of Trump's Twitter attacks again...


Whole Foods adds Amazon pop-up shops

Amazon acquired Whole Foods Market in August of this year. Get ready to pick up a Fire TV stick with your organic granola: Amazon will use its newly acquire...


Oil prices decrease after solid gains

EST. USA light crude was 15 cents higher at $56.96, just shy of this week's more than two-year high of $57.69 a barrel. EIA forecast a steady drift lower fo...


Broadband compensation up to £25 a day agreed

Ofcom says that following its intervention, BT, Sky, Talk Talk, Virgin Media and Zen Internet - which collectively account for 90% of the market - have all agre...


SBI's insurer stake sale lifts net to ₹1581.55 cr

Net NPAs increased to Rs 97,896.29 crore as against Rs 60,013.45 crore. SBI's total provisioning, including for non-performing assets (NPAs), or bad loans, fo...


China puts out the welcome mat to foreign businesses

Foreign banks will be allowed to hold majority stakes in joint ventures with Chinese securities companies and life insurers. With the rapid growth in financial ...


Celebrate 'Equal Pay Day', reduce Gender Pay Gap

Nearly a third (32%) of women who work part-time earn less than the £10,000 qualifying earnings threshold and are missing out on valuable employer contributions...


Equifax apologizes again after massive data breach

Executives at the credit-reporting company blamed the expected revenue decline on delays in contract signing from business and government customers, which began...


Veterans offered free steak dinners

Applebee's: Get a free entree at participating locations . Cicis Pizza is offering free pizza buffet if you show a valid Military ID. Texas Roadhou...


JC Penney is the bright spot for retail this week

For the next 5 years, J. C. Penney Company, Inc .is expecting Growth of -28% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 9.37% per annum. To avoid ma...


United Kingdom industrial output jumps in September

The pound was marginally up against the dollar, 0.1% higher at $1.3167, following the positive output figures. Manufacturing rose 0.7 percent in September, th...


Alibaba Singles' Day sales race past $ 10 bn in first hour

Alibaba hosts a live blog with the latest updates of the 11.11 Shopping events here. People often celebrate their independence by buying themselves gifts, and ...


Target selling fidget spinners with potentially risky levels of lead

Target is hawking fidget spinners that contain unsafe amounts of lead, according to a consumer advocacy group. CBS News reports that a Target spokesman s...


Tripadvisor issues warnings against hotels where sexual assaults have occured

Based on news reports as well as comments from the TripAdvisor community, the warnings are created to identify health, safety and discrimination issues in all...


Nvidia beats Q3 expectations as data center sales climbs

They now have a $230.00 price target on the computer hardware maker's stock, up from their prior price target of $220.00. Welch & Forbes Llc increased Starbuc...


The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

The Walt Disney Co. reports earnings, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. ( DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. About 7.23M shares traded or 5.39% up from the average. Analysts ...


Gabelli Funds LLC Trims Holdings in Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)

It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. At the time of writing Energy Transfer Equity , L.P. has an ROE of -0.733333. It also increased its holding in Brookfi...


Why Macy's Is Getting a Boost After a Mixed Earnings Report

On the bright side, Macy's said it had a double-digit jump in online sales for the 33rd straight quarter. Nordstrom reported a 0.9 percent decline i...


Shares of Sears Holdings Slip Even Further After Third-Quarter Update

About 690,009 shares traded. BlackRock Inc. now owns 7,462 shares of the company's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 1,100 shares in the last ...


Healthcare, IT stocks push Sensex up 80 points

At 12.30 p.m. the S&P BSE Sensex traded 24 points or 0.07 per cent higher. Indian equities have eased from record highs as strengthening oil prices have fuell...


Best Buy launches hundreds of Black Friday deals early

Dell, and Newegg have also announced details of their Black Friday promotions. Electronics, TVs and home appliances are typically the most sought after items o...


Tencent buys 12 percent stake in Snapchat operator Snap

And its transition to an automated advertising system has been bumpier than expected for sales. Snapchat is now under intense pressure from Facebook's var...


AT&T may have to sell CNN to merge with Time Warner

The reported demands by Trump's DOJ come on the heels of repeated instances of the president calling CNN " fake news ". The agency is concerned that AT&T's ow...


The Pentagon will test fighter jets with laser weapons by 2021

Under a $26.3 million contract from the Air Force Research Lab, the firm will design and produce a directed energy system for aircraft, with plans to test the t...


Uber partners with NASA in vision for managing flying cars

Uber first revealed its plan to introduce its ride-sharing to the skies previous year but, The Verge noted, still faces major obstacles. Chief product ...