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October 11, 2018 - 7:38 am
World stock markets sank Thursday, extending losses from Wall Street, as investors worried that higher interest rates will dent company earnings and a trade war will crimp global business. European shares sank after Asia closed sharply lower, auguring another drop in the U.S., which saw its major...
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FILE - This July 17, 2017, file photo shows a Netflix logo on an iPhone in Philadelphia. Netflix has chosen New Mexico as the site of a new U.S. production hub and is in final negotiations to buy an existing multimillion-dollar studio complex on the edge of the state's largest city, government and corporate leaders announced Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
October 08, 2018 - 5:00 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Netflix has chosen New Mexico as the site of a new U.S. production hub and is in final negotiations to buy an existing multimillion-dollar studio complex on the edge of the state's largest city, government and corporate leaders announced Monday. It's the company's first...
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October 08, 2018 - 4:59 pm
Google is shutting down Google+ in the wake of a massive data breach.
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October 05, 2018 - 10:34 am
The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in September, the lowest level since December 1969, as the longest streak of hiring on record has put millions of Americans back to work since the Great Recession.
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Amazon Prime
Dreamstime
October 04, 2018 - 8:01 am
Amazon made a big splash this week with its $15 an hour minimum wage announcement, but lost in the fine print: Existing warehouse workers will no longer receive stock in the company or collect bonuses.
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FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, Myrtice Harris applies tape to a package before shipment at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The company said Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, that the wage hike will benefit more than 350,000 workers, which includes full-time, part-time, temporary and seasonal positions. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
October 02, 2018 - 4:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, the business that upended the retailing industry and transformed the way we shop for just about everything, is jumping out ahead of the pack again, announcing a minimum wage of $15 an hour for its U.S. employees that could force other big companies to raise their pay. The...
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October 01, 2018 - 4:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Eager to snag a Thanksgiving deal this year? Well, you may have to wait until Black Friday, as opposed to Thanksgiving Day. Unlike years past, which saw a trend toward being open on Turkey Day, a growing list of stores have announced they will not open on Thanksgiving Day,...
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Elon Musk
Florida Today-USA TODAY NETWORK
September 29, 2018 - 7:17 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Elon Musk's future with Tesla Motors is clearer after the company settled a securities fraud lawsuit with the federal government, but there are other clouds hanging over the electric car maker. Under an agreement announced Saturday by the Securities and Exchange Commission,...
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CBS Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves
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September 28, 2018 - 6:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS says it has been subpoenaed by a New York City prosecutor for information related to sexual misconduct allegations against its former chairman, Les Moonves. CBS said in regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday that it received subpoenas from the...
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September 28, 2018 - 1:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue is following the lead of larger rivals by offering a stripped-down ticket with fewer options than regular economy fares. The airline says customers who take the cheapest fare might have to accept limits on when they board, their seat, and whether they can change or cancel a...
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