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Uber Reveals Data Breach and Cover-up, Leading to Two Firings

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:38:20 EST

Uber Technologies on Tuesday revealed it paid hackers $100,000 in an effort to conceal a data breach affecting 57 million accounts last year.image


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FCC Plans to End Net Neutrality in Win for Cable, Wireless Firms

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:40:32 EST

Federal regulators outlined plans for dismantling Obama-era rules requiring equal internet access, clearing the way for service providers to offer new options and creative pricing.image


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Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:31:22 EST

Meg Whitman will step down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise early next year, the company said Tuesday. image


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Trump Calls AT&T-Time Warner Deal 'Not Good for the Country'

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:24:32 EST

President Donald Trump said AT&T’s takeover of Time Warner wouldn’t be good for the country, weighing in on the $85 billion transaction the day after the Justice Department filed a lawsuit to block it. image


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Disney Animation Chief to Take Leave After Apologizing

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:43:00 EST

John Lasseter is taking a six-month leave of absence from the senior creative post at Walt Disney Co.’s animation operations, he told staff in an email that cited unspecified “missteps” on his part, including making some personnel feel “disrespected and uncomfortable.”image


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Home Sales Remained Sluggish in October

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:50:19 EST

Existing-home sales increased 2% in October from a month earlier to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.48 million, but sales dipped 0.9% from a year earlier, the second consecutive decline on an annual basis.image


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Yellen to Leave Fed Board When New Chief Takes Over

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:01:33 EST

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said she would resign as a member of the Fed’s board of governors once her successor as chairman has been sworn in.image


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With Tax-Plan Push, Hatch Faces a Deal-Making Test

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:43:06 EST

Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch faces some of the biggest challenges as he ushers the Republican plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code through the Senate Finance Committee that he chairs. image


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Powell's Calendar Shows Meetings With Bank Executives, Lawmakers

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 05:30:12 EST

Federal Reserve governor Jerome Powell had regular meetings with an array of Wall Street executives after taking on new responsibilities this year as the Fed’s point person on bank regulation, his calendar shows.image


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U.S. Treasury Sanctions 'Large-Scale' Iran Counterfeiting Ring

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:00:32 EST

The Trump administration has imposed sanctions on what the Treasury Department describes as a “large-scale” Iranian counterfeiting ring that it says is run by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and potentially worth hundreds of millions of dollars.image


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Cash Sloshes Into Venture Funds, Prompting Fears of Excess

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:38:13 EST

Silicon Valley is bursting with fledgling venture-capital funds as cash continues to flow despite worries that startups have generally returned little in profits.image


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How Amazon Can Make or Break Holiday Retail

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:59:45 EST

The maker of popular children’s robots is using Amazon.com Inc. to game the holiday retail season for its latest model.image


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Akzo Nobel, Axalta Coating Systems Abandon Merger Talks

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:25:12 EST

Akzo Nobel and U.S. rival Axalta Coating Systems said they abandoned talks to merge after failing to agree on terms for the proposed tie-up.image


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U.S. Rebuffs China's Charm Offensive, Edging Closer to Trade War

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:25:08 EST

The administration is investigating trade actions against China as it looks to fundamentally challenge Chinese trade practices and reject a tradition of eking out concessions from Beijing around high-level meetings.image


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Developed Economies' Stock Gains Pale Beside Emerging Markets' GDP Boom

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:15:34 EST

A sharp disconnect has emerged in global financial markets: Developing countries with the strongest growth over the past decade have had mostly stagnant markets, while advanced economies that have posted sluggish growth have had booming stock markets. That divergence is unlikely to last. image


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Under Armour Footwear Chief Peter Ruppe to Depart

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:53:56 EST

The head of Under Armour Inc.’s footwear business is leaving, the latest in a series of senior executive departures as the sportswear company struggles with slowing sales of its apparel and sneakers. image


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CBS, PBS Sever Ties With Charlie Rose

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:49:46 EST

CBS fired veteran broadcast journalist Charlie Rose after reports of allegations of sexual harassment that the media company called “extremely disturbing and intolerable.”image


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