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United Airlines Says Flight Problem Resolved

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 02:31:06 EST

United Continental Holdings Inc. had a computer issue Sunday evening that caused it to ask the Federal Aviation Administration to put into effect a “ground stop” for its arriving and departing flights.image


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Yahoo Faces SEC Probe Over Data Breaches

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:29:05 EST

U.S. authorities are investigating whether Yahoo’s two massive data breaches should have been reported sooner to investors, according to people familiar with the matter.image


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After Trump's Health-Law Directive, a Dash to Decode It

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 17:39:35 EST

Lawmakers, insurers and the health-care industry rushed over the weekend to decipher the full meaning and consequences of President Trump’s executive order urging agency heads to do whatever they can to unwind some provisions of the Affordable Care Act.



Why Samsung's Battery Fix Gets a Grade C, For Now

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 02:14:25 EST

After its two Note 7 recalls, Samsung’s work on re-establishing trust with consumers and bringing changes to the industry is still incomplete, write Geoffrey A. Fowler and Joanna Stern.image


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Samsung Blames Galaxy Note 7 Overheating on Problems at Suppliers

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:08:37 EST

The South Korean smartphone giant says manufacturing and battery design problems at two suppliers led to the recall of 2.5 million devices. image


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Trump on Trade: Peace Through Strength

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:18:13 EST

While Donald Trump’s inaugural address echoed the same nationalist themes that carried him to victory in November, he and his advisers have emanated a subtler message in other forums, writes Greg Ip. image


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Global Uncertainty Gets Brushed Off in the U.S. and Europe

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 03:20:05 EST

Consumers and businesses in the U.S. and Europe appear undaunted by the prospect of profound political change on both sides of the Atlantic and may even be encouraged by it. image


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Economic Tests Await Trump

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:23:48 EST

President-elect Donald Trump inherits an economy in much stronger shape than at either of the past two inaugurations, but major questions loom over how he can boost productivity and deliver on his growth promises. image


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Janet Yellen Sticks to Steady Outlook on Rates

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:59:55 EST

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said she doesn’t see the U.S. economy at risk of overheating and doesn’t expect growth to pick up much soon, comments suggesting the central bank is sticking to its plan of raising interest rates cautiously in the months ahead.image


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Mnuchin Defends Investments, Qualifications in Senate Hearing

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:38:47 EST

Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, brushed aside criticism from Democrats over his qualifications and investment holdings and sought to reassure lawmakers on a range of issues.image


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Retrial of Former Dewey Leaders to Start

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:43:11 EST

A new trial is slated to begin Monday in a financial fraud case brought against defunct New York law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf’s executives, a year and a half after an earlier attempt to place criminal blame on the one-time leaders ended in a mistrial.image


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A+E Networks Chief Tests Limits in Bid to Revive Channels' Fortunes

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:22:30 EST

A+E Networks, run by CEO Nancy Dubuc, is a prime example of a mid-tier cable company under pressure to revamp its brands to survive an age of slimmer television channel bundles and on-demand streaming services. image


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'Hidden Figures' Adds Up to a Hollywood Success Story

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:50:02 EST

The PG-rated, mid-budget drama featuring three African-American women as a trio of brilliant NASA workers during the age of the Space Race and Jim Crow has garnered attention in Hollywood because of its continuing box-office triumphs.image


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Commerce Nominee Offers Preview of Trade Policy

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:22:19 EST

Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for commerce secretary, provided the deepest view yet of the incoming administration’s likely direction on trade in testimony before the committee considering his nomination.image


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May Hints at Trump Rebuke in Vow to Lead on Free Trade

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:18:32 EST

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the U.K. would become a world leader in promoting the merits of globalization, underscoring her vision of an internationalist Britain outside the EU.image


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Technology's Long-Term Toll on the Middle Class

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:41:13 EST

The ‘fourth industrial revolution,’ marked by rapid innovation in automation, artificial intelligence and other areas, will cause income inequality. But tech can also solve it, writes Christopher Mims.image


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Brenda Barnes's Best Career Move: Quitting a Great Job

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:15:34 EST

Quitting her job at PepsiCo made Brenda Barnes famous. It also turned out to be a brilliant career move. After serving on corporate boards, which broadened her skills, she returned to the spotlight as president and later CEO of Sara Lee. Ms. Barnes died Jan. 17 at 63.image


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Apple Sues Qualcomm Over Licensing Practices

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:01:17 EST

Apple is suing Qualcomm alleging it demanded onerous terms for its technology and that it sought to punish Apple for cooperating in a Korean regulatory probe into Qualcomm’s licensing practices.image


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