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Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 02:44 AM EDT

Bigger, Pricier iPhone Expected at Apple Event Wednesday

Bigger, Pricier iPhone Expected at Apple Event Wednesday

Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday as part of a lineup of three new models aimed at widening the product's appeal amid slowing sales growth. Most of the buzz is...

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 07:50 PM EDT

What's in the Amazon Box? Maybe a Real 7-Foot Christmas Tree

What's in the Amazon Box? Maybe a Real 7-Foot Christmas Tree

Watch out for the 7-foot box on the doorstep. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year. But a live tree is no paperback book. Amazon says the Christmas trees, including Douglas...

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 07:16 PM EDT

To Prep for Hurricane Florence, Investors Sell Off Insurers

To Prep for Hurricane Florence, Investors Sell Off Insurers

Hurricanes almost always set off an orchestrated dance on Wall Street before they make landfall, with shares of property and casualty insurance companies dumped in favor of companies that sell construction...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 10:23 PM EDT

After Moonves, CBS Takeover Possible in New Media Landscape

After Moonves, CBS Takeover Possible in New Media Landscape

The resignation of longtime CBS chief Les Moonves won't likely lead to drastic changes in network programs, but a related deal could make the company ripe for a takeover as traditional media companies compete...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 08:23 AM EDT

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma to Step Down in 1 Year

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma to Step Down in 1 Year

Jack Ma, who founded e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and helped launch China's online retailing boom, announced Monday that he will step down as the company's chairman next September. In a letter released by...

Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 10:53 PM EDT

Report: Alibaba Co-Founder Jack Ma to Retire

Report: Alibaba Co-Founder Jack Ma to Retire

The New York Times is reporting that Jack Ma, the co-founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group, is retiring. The Times said that in an interview, Ma said he planned to step...

Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 08:20 PM EDT

As Google Turns 20, Questions Over Whether It's Too Powerful

As Google Turns 20, Questions Over Whether It's Too Powerful

Twenty years after Larry Page and Sergey Brin set out to organize all of the internet's information, the search engine they named Google has morphed into a dominating force in smartphones, online video,...

Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 05:07 PM EDT

Tesla Stock Tanks as Execs Resign, Musk Smokes Weed on Video

Tesla Stock Tanks as Execs Resign, Musk Smokes Weed on Video

Shares of Tesla plunged as much as 9 percent Friday after news of a pair of C-suite executive resignations and a bizarre video showing CEO Elon Musk smoking pot on a podcast, capping a tumultuous month since...

Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 10:38 AM EDT

Hackers Steal Credit Card Info of British Airways Travelers

Hackers Steal Credit Card Info of British Airways Travelers

Hackers obtained the credit card details of some 380,000 British Airways travelers during a two-week data breach this summer that leaves the customers vulnerable to financial fraud, the airline says. BA's CEO...

Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 08:46 AM EDT

Major Hotels Giving Panic Buttons to Staff Nationwide

Major Hotels Giving Panic Buttons to Staff Nationwide

Tens of thousands of employees at more than 18,000 U.S. hotels will soon carry panic buttons to help protect them from harassment and assault in an era of heightened awareness around the #MeToo movement. More...

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