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FILE - In this March 28, 2018, file photo, a visitor poses for a photo with the Facebook logo reflected on her sunglasses at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook reports earnings Wednesday, April 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
April 24, 2019 - 9:34 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook said it expects a fine of up to $5 billion from the Federal Trade Commission, which is investigating whether the social network violated its users' privacy. The company set aside $3 billion in its quarterly earnings report Wednesday as a contingency against the...
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David Caplan
April 18, 2019 - 1:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The beleaguered National Enquirer is being sold for $100 million to James Cohen, the ceo of Hudson News, the Washington Post reported Wednesday, citing sources familiar with the agreement. Hudson News is largely known to consumers as the operator of newsstands in airports...
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FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Netflix app on an iPad in Baltimore. Netflix reports financial results Tuesday, April 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
April 16, 2019 - 7:03 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix kicked off the year with the biggest subscriber gains in the history of its video-streaming service, but it still managed to disappoint investors by forecasting a springtime slowdown. The strong first-quarter performance coincided with Netflix's biggest U.S. price...
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In this undated photo provided by Best Buy, the company's chief financial and strategic transformation officer, Corie Barry, poses for a portrait. Best Buy announced that Barry, 43, will become the company's CEO effective June 11, taking over from current CEO Hubert Joly, who will become executive chairman of the board after stepping down. (Best Buy via AP)
April 15, 2019 - 1:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The executive credited with reviving a struggling Best Buy is stepping aside. Hubert Joly, 59, is handing leadership of the reinvigorated electronics retailer to longtime executive Corie Barry, 43, as part of the company's succession plan effective June 11. Barry, who is currently...
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April 12, 2019 - 4:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Fisher-Price's Rock n' Play sleeper has been recalled -- there are 4.7 million of them --- after more than 30 babies have reportedly died since 2009 after rolling over in them. "Infant fatalities have occurred in Rock ‘n Play Sleepers, after the infants rolled from their...
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April 12, 2019 - 10:53 am
FRANKFORT, Ky. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Fans of the classic sports car will be revved up for the big changes that General Motors plans to make on their next generation Corvette. General Motors confirms that the engine in the new model is being moved from under the hood and instead placed between the...
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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2018, file photo, a plane flies past the American flag in Washington. JetBlue plans to join bigger rivals in offering flights between the US and Europe, starting with London in 2021. The move has been rumored for a long time, but the CEO says JetBlue has had to wait for a new Airbus plane that he says will make the flights economical. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
April 10, 2019 - 7:50 pm
After mulling it over for a long time, JetBlue is taking a leap — across the pond, that is. JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes announced Wednesday that the airline plans to start flying to London from New York and Boston in 2021. Hayes said customers want the service, and it will strengthen JetBlue in key...
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April 10, 2019 - 7:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The National Enquirer is up for sale. The tabloid, which has been scrutinized for its coverage of Jeff Bezos' marriage, is looking to break off from owner American Media LLC because of pressure from the hedge fund that controls a large chunk of the company, the Washington...
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Rachel Shechtman, center, founder of Story, leads model Iris Apfel through her store on its opening day at Macy's, Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in New York. Macy's bought Story a year ago and Shechtman came on board as its brand experience officer. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
April 10, 2019 - 5:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A year after buying startup Story, Macy's is bringing the retail concept to life in 36 stores in 15 states including its Manhattan flagship. The concept, which curates merchandise around a theme and rotates every two months, comes at a time when department stores like Macy's are...
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April 09, 2019 - 9:33 am
BENTONVILLE, AR (1010 WINS) -- Walmart is bringing in robot janitors. The retailer announced Tuesday, that autonomous floor scrubbers are coming to 1,860 stores, robots will scan inventory in 350 stores, and bots in 1,700 stores will scan and sort boxes as they come off of delivery trucks. RELATED...
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