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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:21:08 GMTRudolph W. Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City, was a special guest on Trump TV on Tuesday night.An election show streaming on Facebook Live is fueling speculation that Donald J. Trump is laying the groundwork for a media empire to come.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:26:07 GMTThe AT&T logo at the spot where it trades on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.As a multimillion-dollar donor to lawmakers, with a huge roster of lobbyists, the communications giant is ready to pursue its $85 billion bid for Time Warner.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:53:19 GMTTom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission.Tom Wheeler, who increased regulation of the cable and wireless industries, now faces tough industry opposition and a review of a media megadeal.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:59:19 GMTApple’s stock dropped after the company reported that its iPhone sales fell 5 percent from a year earlier.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:57:01 GMTEach AUVI-Q has an identifier and is tracked throughout the manufacturing process.The Auvi-Q, which drew an ardent fan base, was taken off the market in 2015. It is unclear whether its comeback next year will help lower the price of the EpiPen.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:00:26 GMTDonald J. Trump held an event on Tuesday with employees of Trump National Doral resort in Miami.As his poll numbers have fallen, Mr. Trump has taken reporters to his top properties in between campaign events — perhaps looking beyond Election Day.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:22:24 GMTIn San Francisco, shoppers waited last month for the release of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. The company says the iPhone 7 Plus has been especially popular.If the company’s forecast is accurate, it will mark a turnaround from what has been a disappointing year for the Silicon Valley giant.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:11:45 GMTVolkswagen cars at a dealership in Raynham, Mass. Dealers will buy back cars affected in the emissions-cheating scandal at full market value plus up to $10,000 in compensation.A judge has approved a deal for Volkswagen to buy back or fix vehicles affected in the emissions-cheating scandal.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:12:22 GMTA Google Fiber office in Kansas City, Mo., in 2014. Alphabet, Google Fiber’s parent company, said it would cut back the operations and work force of the division, which provides high-speed fiber optic internet and television in eight metropolitan areas, including Kansas City.Alphabet, Google’s parent company, said it would halt discussions with cities where it planned to expand its network and would reduce staff at Google Fiber.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:22:06 GMTNewt Gingrich, the former speaker of the House, in September.Mr. Gingrich, the former House speaker, accused Ms. Kelly, the Fox News anchor, of being “fascinated with sex” for reporting on allegations of groping by Donald J. Trump.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:52:30 GMTThe Trump campaign, desperate for a winning political issue in the final two weeks of the race, mounted an offensive against the Affordable Care Act.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:46:51 GMTPresident Obama spoke about the Affordable Care Act last Thursday at Miami Dade College in Miami.What you need to know on who will be affected and what can be done about it.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:17:56 GMTFrom left, Manuela Herzer, Sumner Redstone and Sydney Holland. Mr. Redstone is suing them, accusing them of engaging in a yearslong scheme to drain his wealth by running up credit card bills, selling stock and changing his estate plan.The former Viacom chairman’s lawsuit claims Manuela Herzer and Sydney Holland took advantage of him, leaving him with over $90 million in tax obligations.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:52:47 GMTMr. Beatty, the first American to capture the prestigious British award, wrote “The Sellout,” a scathing satire about race in America.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:42:02 GMTThe central business district of Chengdu, China. The persistent rise in excess savings in China and elsewhere echoes the dangerous savings glut before the financial crisis.Foreign investors are rushing to plow cash into the United States bond market, recalling a wave of investment in mortgage-backed securities in the 2000s.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:09:45 GMTMore Americans bought new homes in September, a sign that demand remains solid despite a shortage of properties on the market.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:38:35 GMTDara Smith, a lawyer representing AARP. The organization has filed a lawsuit against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission over its rules for employee wellness programs.The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s rules allow employers to offer up to 30 percent off health insurance coverage for participants.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:00:15 GMTAn Otto truck on a San Francisco street in May.Otto, the Uber-owned self-driving vehicle operation, delivered 2,000 cases of Budweiser 120 miles to Colorado Springs from Fort Collins, Colo.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:12:10 GMTA branch of Lloyds Bank in London, in July.The British bank wrote down an additional $1.2 billion to cover compensation for consumers improperly sold a contentious product.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:37:36 GMTComcast's profit rose 12 percent in the July-September quarter thanks to the Olympics and the first third-quarter gains in video subscribers in a decade.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:51:32 GMTBoeing Co on Wednesday beat profit expectations in the third quarter despite declining revenue, a sign that cost-cutting is having an impact at the world's biggest planemaker.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:33:44 GMTCoca-Cola Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, and said it would step up efforts to reduce sugar in its beverages, amid growing pressure from health experts and governments who have blamed sugary drinks for a rise in obesity.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:33:50 GMTAt its peak in the 1950s, the Bracero Program provided more than 400,000 temporary work visas to Mexican laborers.The United States can choose what kind of low-skilled immigration it will have, legal or illegal, and specialists say legal is undoubtedly better.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:56:14 GMTUnder longstanding antitrust policy, the AT&T-Time Warner deal should be practically a shoo-in. But these are not usual times.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:59:22 GMTOutside the Time Warner Center in New York on Sunday. The company accepted an $85 billion offer from AT&T, a deal that, if approved, will reshape the media and telecom landscape.AT&T’s $85 billion deal for Time Warner is a ploy to do something — anything — in the face of a rapidly changing media landscape.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:23:19 GMTEdgar Blazona, founder of BenchMade Modern, one of several new furniture companies courting customers, increasingly millennials.Start-ups are trying to break off pieces of the furniture market by offering custom sizes and colors, or more affordable prices, and quicker turnaround.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:27:31 GMTThe bear, named Pizza, is showing signs of distress, advocates say, adding that using wild animals to attract customers is a disturbing trend in China.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:22 GMTJacob Regenstein, an engineer, held a fake rifle during a test of an autonomous drone in August on Cape Cod, in Massachusetts.The United States has put artificial intelligence at the center of its defense strategy, with weapons that can identify targets and make decisions.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:20 GMT“Ender’s Game,” by Orson Scott Card, is often cited by Robert O. Work, the deputy defense secretary.A look at the movies and novels that inform discussions of real-life artificial intelligence and weapons.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:00:12 GMTA rendering of a Scion hotel interior reveals the design aesthetic.A hotelier’s attempts to branch out are complicated by a presidential campaign.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:36:41 GMTThe first office building of Capitol Crossing, at 200 Massachusetts Avenue NW, is already more than halfway to its eventual 12 stories. It is scheduled to open in 2018.Capitol Crossing, a mixed-use development, will cover a feeder road to Washington freeways; plans call for moving a landmark synagogue.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:04:47 GMTHeather Hernandez, center, a frequent traveler, at San Francisco International Airport. She will make several trips to visit relatives during the holidays and plans to allow an extra 90 minutes for baggage check and security.Capping a year of lower ticket prices and growing numbers of passengers, the holidays could make airports more crowded than ever. It pays to start planning ahead.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:06:52 GMTPassengers waited outside a security checkpoint in December at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington. The Transportation Security Administration has hired more screeners.Strategies for booking, packing and beyond that can help minimize the hassle of crowds and long lines at the airport.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:21:01 GMTBob Dylan at a concert in London in 2011.Intentionally or not, he is showing us the true spirit of literature.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:03 GMTObama has routinely pushed policy that pleases the tech-savvy.His administration embraced some of the tech industry’s best ideas — but also some of its worst values.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:31:00 GMTDan Graves, a former employee of ITT Educational Services who filed suit against the company in 1999, says regulatory failures allowed ITT to stay in business far longer than it otherwise might have.In the interim, the for-profit education company made billions off federal student aid, while students amassed mountains of debt and few job prospects.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:00:24 GMTTeneo, an advisory firm with roots in the Democratic establishment, was founded in 2011 by, from left, Paul Keary, Declan Kelly and Douglas J. Band.How an advisory firm with roots in the Democratic Party establishment fosters a network of power and politics for the benefit of its clients.
Sat, 09 Apr 2016 15:33:04 GMTA section on how funds performed in the third quarter of the year — and on where they may be heading.