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Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:35:19 GMTLehman, which offered details of its second-quarter loss on Monday, is the latest Wall Street bank to feel the heat of the tight credit market. More downbeat news from Wall Street is expected this week.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:08:17 GMTBolstering the performance of the health care system is one of the biggest challenges facing the country, the Federal Reserve chairman said Monday.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 15:02:19 GMTLight, sweet crude for July delivery hit a trading record of $139.89 a barrel on Monday on the New York Mercantile Exchange, a dramatic surge analysts attributed to the weakening dollar.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:40:19 GMTWall Street fluctuated after another spike in oil prices and a decline in regional manufacturing activity touched off fresh concerns about the well-being of the economy.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:46:50 GMTRobert B. Willumstad, named chief of American International Group late Sunday, said on Monday he would have a turnaround plan in place by September.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 14:32:51 GMTShares of the British bank soared 11 percent on Monday after the lender said it was considering a plan to sell new shares.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:10:24 GMTThe merger between Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio could proceed in exchange for concessions.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 15:20:23 GMTThe publisher of the Kansas City Star and Miami Herald will trim about 1,400 employees in a move to save $70 million a year as it struggles to attract advertising dollars.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 04:46:23 GMTThe takeover of the music company EMI, a cherished icon in Britain, by the private equity financier Guy Hands has been a chaotic culture clash.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 15:47:20 GMTWhile open speculation about who might replace Tim Russert in his various roles at NBC News has been muted, a list of insiders for his role on “Meet the Press” is already circulating.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 07:08:56 GMTThe Bush administration will propose broad new rules to increase access to public places for people with disabilities.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:53:28 GMTMonetizing social networking Web sites is proving to be an arduous road and ad revenues have not come in as quickly as planned.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 04:03:45 GMTAn ambitious effort to take interactive television into American homes is expanding after a test of the system began at a single station last month.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 21:51:27 GMTAmazon makes it harder for buyers to purchase books from those publishers with whom it is in dispute over the terms of the division of revenue from online sales.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 04:37:57 GMTThe effort may offer a prominent definition of the important but vague doctrine of “fair use,” often a contentious issue in the blogosphere.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:54:45 GMTThe Oxygen cable channel, purchased by NBC Universal last year, is beginning to embrace its new identity as NBC’s flagship female television brand.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 04:08:54 GMTThe new Progressive Book Club is inviting readers to join and buy three books at $1 apiece in exchange for the obligation to buy four books over the next two years.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:56:10 GMTThe cover of “Goodnight Bush” looks almost exactly like “Goodnight Moon” and uses a similar rhyme scheme. But there the thematic similarities end.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:25:48 GMTCanada’s CTV network purchased the exclusive rights to a beloved hockey theme song associated with a program on a rival broadcaster.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:46:56 GMTThe move is part of an introduction of JPMorgan’s branding strategy, formally giving separate identities to the consumer and institutional businesses.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:54:57 GMTThe advocacy arm of the American Medical Association has complained about the incessant cigar-smoking depiction of the villain in “The Incredible Hulk.”
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 04:03:14 GMTInBev has started to build an argument for its $65-a-share offer to acquire Anheuser-Busch, saying it was based on the Budweiser maker’s current assets and business.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 07:55:30 GMTWorries about James Joyce’s words and Federal Communications Commission rules have divided WBAI and Symphony Space over an annual reading of “Ulysses.”
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 04:44:13 GMTTim Russert thrived as a political strategist and operative in one of the most brutal political environments in the country.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:52:48 GMTClick fraud, in which people or computers click on ads solely to generate a payment, is on the rise.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:47:08 GMTThe Treasury’s schedule of financing this week included Monday’s regular weekly auction of new three- and six-month bills and an auction of four-week bills on Tuesday.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:53:59 GMTUpcoming business and financial news for the week ahead.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 22:17:16 GMTNew campaigns, deals and executive changes to watch at advertising agencies.
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 22:03:36 GMTWill the Democrats come to their senses on trade?
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 22:06:33 GMTT-shirts celebrating little-guy capitalism — or at least the idea of it.
Sat, 14 Jun 2008 20:43:30 GMTBartering, especially of homes, has found a new, global life on the Internet.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:46:22 GMTAmid all the laurels and praise for the life of Tim Russert, journalists and politicians seem to be fearing that he may have taken a way of life with him.