It's game on.
Comcast Corp made a $65 billion cash offer for the Fox assets that Rupert Murdoch-controlled 21st Century Fox is selling to the Walt Disney Co. -- setting up what may be a punishing takeover battle between ...Read more
UnitedHealth Group is pushing further into the hearing aid business by purchasing the subsidiary of a Swiss hearing aid manufacturer that manages insurance benefits for the devices.
The Minnetonka, Minn.-based health care...Read more
The nation's top bank regulator told members of Congress on Wednesday that his agency found about 20,000 accounts that may have been opened without customers' authorization or had other problems during a review of the ...Read more
The Fox hunt is on.
Comcast Corp. late Wednesday offered $65 billion for much of 21st Century Fox, a 19 percent premium over the December offer from Walt Disney Co., which Fox Chairman Rupert Murdoch had already accepted....Read more
Tuesday's landmark AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling could reverberate for years to come by turning the media industry into a land of fewer giants.
U.S. District Judge Richard Leon decided that AT&T could complete its $85.4-...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Reserve, seeing a quickening of economic growth and inflation, announced Wednesday it was raising interest rates for the second time this year -- and signaled a faster pace of rate increases in ...Read more
Salesforce is opening up its checkbook, this time to the amount of $2.5 billion.
And those dollars will soon come emblazoned with the face of Queen Elizabeth II, as that $2.5 billion (or, about 1.87 billion in British ...Read more
The Federal Aviation Administration is standing in the way of the public's best interest when it comes to commercial drone activities, according to a report commissioned by the agency and published this week.
The problem,...Read more
Maybe it's the same simplicity as found in its flagship ride-hailing app, or maybe it's the brand recognition. Whatever it is, Uber Eats' share within the food delivery industry is overtaking competitors.
Two years after ...Read more
SEATTLE -- After defeating the head tax, many Seattle businesses say they remain committed to addressing the region's homelessness crisis, though the details of what more they're willing to do are still materializing.
I've saved up a bunch of questions that have to do with applying for various kinds of Social Security benefits. Frankly, I think of most of them as rather elementary. But then I remind myself that I've dealt with Social ...Read more
Dr. Tony Zeiss, president of Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, N.C., has identified through research the characteristics of the most desirable employees or job candidates. First, a positive attitude is the...Read more
When a house down the street was burglarized, our neighborhood watch sent out an email warning residents to lock their doors and windows when they're not home -- and to call the police if they saw suspicious cars and ...Read more
Q: While reading a Facebook article, I encountered a repeating pop-up box saying I had won a $500 Amazon gift card. When I couldn't get rid of the box, I finally clicked on it and completed part of the survey required to ...Read more
Ford will build a 2019 model of its fast and popular Shelby GT350 Mustang with a number of upgrades to raise the 526-horsepower pony car's performance to an even higher level.
The 2019 GT350 will go on sale early in 2019 ...Read more
Nobody should be surprised that the Ford Explorer and Jeep Grand Cherokee scored worst in crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Least of all anyone in management at Ford or Fiat Chrysler.
Lousy safety...Read more
Betting on blockchain with exchange-traded funds? It's going to cost you some real -- not virtual -- dollars. And it's worth avoiding them for now.
Looking under the hood of these ETFs, the holdings are surprisingly ...Read more
If self-driving delivery vans ever hit the road, how is the package going to get from the truck at the curb to your doorstep?
An employee riding along could do it, or maybe a drone. But Agility Robotics thinks it has a ...Read more
DETROIT -- UAW members may see their dues go down soon.
Delegates to the labor organization's convention, which occurs every four years, voted Tuesday to pass a resolution that will allow member dues to decrease once the ...Read more
The nation's top body on science issues made it official Tuesday: sexual harassment isn't just a problem in Hollywood, politics and the corporate world.
Maltreatment of women is about as common in science, engineering and...Read more
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