Target is hiring 100,000 people to work during the hectic holiday shopping season, up 40 percent from last year.
The retailer said Wednesday that the seasonal hires, an increase of 30,000 workers from the...
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 08:19 PM EDT
New Lawsuits, Gestures to Customers in Equifax Data Breach
Equifax faces new lawsuits and is trying to make new gestures to customers in the wake of its disclosure last week that it exposed vital data like Social Security numbers of about 143 million Americans.
Design limitations of the Tesla Model S's Autopilot played a major role in the first known fatal crash of a highway vehicle operating under automated control systems, the National Transportation Safety Board...
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 01:27 PM EDT
In Blow to Murdoch, UK Refers Fox Bid for Sky to Regulator
The British government will refer Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.'s bid for satellite broadcaster Sky to the country's competition regulator for further examination, in a blow to Rupert Murdoch's takeover...
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 12:47 PM EDT
American Household Income Finally Topped 1999 Peak Last Year
In a stark reminder of the damage done by the Great Recession and of the modest recovery that followed, the median American household last year finally earned more than it did in 1999.
Incomes for a typical...
Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 02:53 PM EDT
Getting Up to Speed on the Equifax Data Breach Scandal
Equifax has been scrambling to explain itself since disclosing last week that it exposed vital data about 143 million Americans — effectively most of the U.S. adult population. It's come under fire from members...
Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 04:34 PM EDT
Feds Probe Uber's Tracking of Lyft Drivers: AP Sources
The Justice Department in Manhattan is investigating whether Uber illegally used software to track drivers for Lyft, its main ride-hailing competitor, to gain an advantage in attracting and recruiting drivers...
Target shares dropped after the retailer posted a blog on Friday about lowering prices on thousands of items, CNBC reported.
The price cuts will be on items including cereal, paper towels, baby formula, razors...
Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 08:24 PM EDT
Equifax Execs Sold Stock Before Revealing Massive Breach
A data breach discovered in July may have affected as many as 143 million U.S. consumers, credit tracker Equifax said Thursday.
And three of the company's executives sold nearly $2 million in Equifax shares days...