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Tech Stocks Slide Amid Backlash

Tue, 2018-04-03 00:29
Tech Stocks Slide Amid Backlash

Shares of the biggest names in the technology industry extended their three-week decline Monday, raising fears among investors that cracks could finally be appearing in what had been one of the most enduring trades of the past year.

Tech Stocks Slide Amid Backlash

Shares of the biggest names in the technology industry extended their three-week decline Monday, raising fears among investors that cracks could finally be appearing in what had been one of the most enduring trades of the past year.

Categories: Business

Powering U.S. Business: Private Capital

Tue, 2018-04-03 00:21
Powering U.S. Business: Private Capital

When the messaging app Telegram set out to raise billions of dollars this year for a project to launch a cryptocurrency, it shunned the stock market and instead invited a select group of firms to invest in its virtual coins.

Powering U.S. Business: Private Capital

When the messaging app Telegram set out to raise billions of dollars this year for a project to launch a cryptocurrency, it shunned the stock market and instead invited a select group of firms to invest in its virtual coins.

Categories: Business

What's News: World-Wide

Tue, 2018-04-03 00:21
What’s News: World-Wide

The EPA moved to ease vehicle-emissions rules, siding with car makers and setting up a fight with environmentalists and California.

What’s News: World-Wide

The EPA moved to ease vehicle-emissions rules, siding with car makers and setting up a fight with environmentalists and California.

Categories: Business

Trump Seeks to Rein In CFPB

Tue, 2018-04-03 00:21
Trump Seeks to Rein In CFPB

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration wants to limit a federal regulator’s independence in policing the consumer-finance industry, the latest salvo by the White House to roll back Obama-era oversight put in place after the financial crisis.

Trump Seeks to Rein In CFPB

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration wants to limit a federal regulator’s independence in policing the consumer-finance industry, the latest salvo by the White House to roll back Obama-era oversight put in place after the financial crisis.

Categories: Business

What's News: Business & Finance

Tue, 2018-04-03 00:21
What’s News: Business & Finance

Tech shares extended their decline, with the Nasdaq shedding 2.7%. The losses spread to other sectors, sending the S&P 500 2.2% lower and the Dow industrials down 1.9%.

What’s News: Business & Finance

Tech shares extended their decline, with the Nasdaq shedding 2.7%. The losses spread to other sectors, sending the S&P 500 2.2% lower and the Dow industrials down 1.9%.

Categories: Business

Saks, Lord & Taylor Hit With Data Breach

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
Saks, Lord & Taylor Hit With Data Breach

Hackers breached the payment systems of Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor department stores and stole credit card information for millions of shoppers, the latest in a series of intrusions that have exposed security gaps in corporate networks.

Saks, Lord & Taylor Hit With Data Breach

Hackers breached the payment systems of Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor department stores and stole credit card information for millions of shoppers, the latest in a series of intrusions that have exposed security gaps in corporate networks.

Categories: Business

Demographic Tsunami Menaces World's Developing Economies

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
Demographic Tsunami Menaces World’s Developing Economies

RIO DE JANEIRO—Mariuza da Conceição Aparecida taught math and science at public schools for 27 years, enough to retire on a full pension in her late 50s.

Demographic Tsunami Menaces World’s Developing Economies

RIO DE JANEIRO—Mariuza da Conceição Aparecida taught math and science at public schools for 27 years, enough to retire on a full pension in her late 50s.

Categories: Business

Trump's Loyalty To Coal Is Tested

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
Trump’s Loyalty To Coal Is Tested

The Trump administration’s commitment to coal is under its stiffest test yet after an Ohio energy company made a plea to favor that power source over its many rivals, including oil and natural gas, in a clash that could end with higher costs for consumers.

Trump’s Loyalty To Coal Is Tested

The Trump administration’s commitment to coal is under its stiffest test yet after an Ohio energy company made a plea to favor that power source over its many rivals, including oil and natural gas, in a clash that could end with higher costs for consumers.

Categories: Business

What's News: World-Wide

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
What’s News: World-Wide

The administration’s commitment to coal is under its stiffest test yet after FirstEnergy made a plea to favor that power source over its many rivals.

What’s News: World-Wide

The administration’s commitment to coal is under its stiffest test yet after FirstEnergy made a plea to favor that power source over its many rivals.

Categories: Business

What's News: Business & Finance

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
What’s News: Business & Finance

A data breach at Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor compromised the personal information, including credit-card numbers, of shoppers at the stores.

What’s News: Business & Finance

A data breach at Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor compromised the personal information, including credit-card numbers, of shoppers at the stores.

Categories: Business

The Toughest Bird to Watch Is Usually in Plain View

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
The Toughest Bird to Watch Is Usually in Plain View

Gulls are tricky to identify and not for everyone, ‘like single malt Scotches’

The Toughest Bird to Watch Is Usually in Plain View

Categories: Business

Worker Shortage Dogs Midwest

Sun, 2018-04-01 23:36
Worker Shortage Dogs Midwest

MASON CITY, Iowa—Manufacturers in northern Iowa are begging Terry Schumaker for freshly trained workers for their factories. The problem is he doesn’t have enough students to train.

Worker Shortage Dogs Midwest

MASON CITY, Iowa—Manufacturers in northern Iowa are begging Terry Schumaker for freshly trained workers for their factories. The problem is he doesn’t have enough students to train.

Categories: Business

Goodbye, Gefilte Fish Hello, Matzo Crack

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
At Passover dinner this weekend, Judith Klein Frimer plans to serve her guests a smorgasbord of the unorthodox: kosher hot dogs, pizza and zucchini-feta pie.
Categories: Business

In Battle for American West, Cowboys Are Losing

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
MONITOR VALLEY, Nev.—Wayne Hage saddled up to check on his cattle one morning last summer, but he didn’t have to ride far. All his cows were confined to a private field near his ranch house, instead of roaming the Toquima and Monitor mountains, as herds have done for more than a century.
Categories: Business

Trump Freezes Syria Funds

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump froze more than $200 million in funds for recovery efforts in Syria as his administration reassesses Washington’s broader role in the protracted conflict there.
Categories: Business

Walmart Courts New Risk In Its Hunt for Humana

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
Walmart Inc.’s potential acquisition of a health insurer would push it far beyond its big-box roots, enabling it to diversify away from the competitive pressures of retailing yet also thrusting it into a complicated and rapidly evolving health-care sector.
Categories: Business

Investors Unsettled By Shift In Havens

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
Investments that typically serve as havens in times of stress are moving in strange ways, highlighting the unsettled condition of financial markets as they head into the second quarter.
Categories: Business

What's News: Business & Finance

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
Walmart’s potential acquisition of Humana would push the retailer far beyond its big-box roots, enabling it to diversify while thrusting it into a complex and evolving health-care sector.
Categories: Business

What's News: World-Wide

Fri, 2018-03-30 23:38
Trump froze more than $200 million in funds for recovery efforts in Syria as his administration reassesses Washington’s broader role in the protracted conflict there.
Categories: Business

Trump Steps Up Feud With Amazon

Fri, 2018-03-30 00:24
Trump Steps Up Feud With Amazon

President Donald Trump lashed out at Amazon.com Inc. over its business practices and economic impact, escalating his long-running feud with the e-commerce giant at a time of intensifying political and public agitation over the power of big technology companies.

Trump Steps Up Feud With Amazon

President Donald Trump lashed out at Amazon.com Inc. over its business practices and economic impact, escalating his long-running feud with the e-commerce giant at a time of intensifying political and public agitation over the power of big technology companies.

Categories: Business

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