<![CDATA[NBC New York - Business News]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/business http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York https://www.nbcnewyork.com en-usSat, 23 Mar 2019 18:51:46 -0400Sat, 23 Mar 2019 18:51:46 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Local Restaurant to Pay $34K Fee in Hidden Surcharge Lawsuit]]> Sat, 23 Mar 2019 12:48:20 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Barefoot-Grill-Surcharge-Menu.jpg
A restaurant along the water at a San Diego resort was slapped with a $34,500 fine to settle a lawsuit filed by the city attorney’s office after the eatery – despite a warning – continued to charge customers...

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<![CDATA[CVS to Sell CBD Products in 800 Stores in 8 States]]> Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:48:41 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cvsGettyImages-885651418.jpg
CVS Pharmacy announced Wednesday it will begin selling hemp-derived CBD products in eight states.The national drug store chain will be marketing the topical cannabidiol products, such as creams, sprays...

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<![CDATA[New Anti-Spammer Caller ID Tech Closer to Reality]]> Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:43:15 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/03302019RoboCalls_6508231.JPG
Technology that could silence illegal scam and spam robocallers has passed a major test, and is now just months away from arriving on your phone.On Wednesday, AT&T and Comcast announced they had completed the...

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<![CDATA[Arlington Co. Board Approves $23M+ Amazon Incentives Deal]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 00:37:38 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/D1zLIMZWsAAXDG1.jpg
After a meeting punctuated by angry audience outbursts, the Arlington County Board voted up a multimillion-dollar incentives package for Amazon, which has announced plans to build its second headquarters...

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<![CDATA[Porn Actresses Take On Powerful Industry Agent]]> Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:20:43 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/03.14.19_LA-Direct.jpg
One of the porn industry’s top agents has been accused by women whom he represents of fraud, sexual abuse and links to an illegal escort business — accusations including coercing performers to pay off...]]>
<![CDATA[Disney World Raises Prices Over Summer, Holidays]]> Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:11:23 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/disneyGettyImages-453983807.jpg
Walt Disney World is raising its prices again -- in some cases. Historically-busy periods like Christmas, summer and spring break will be more expensive going forward. The date-based pricing was announced...

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<![CDATA[Fox News' Tucker Carlson and Jeanine Pirro Stand by Comments]]> Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:07:22 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cARLSON3.jpg
Fox News has distanced itself from critical remarks about Islam by one of its commentators and has received calls to fire one of its primetime hosts for comments that were criticized as misogynistic, adding...

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<![CDATA["Barbie’s Got Staying Power': The Legendary Doll Turns 60]]> Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:34:52 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_barbie0308_1500x845.jpg
Barbie, that iconic staple of toy stores and childhoods, turns 60 this weekend.And although she might qualify as a senior citizen, retail experts say there’s nothing outdated about the legendary doll.]]>
<![CDATA[Goodyear Unveils Flying Car Tire Concept]]> Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:26:08 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gyaero-detail-incrust-02-811869.jpg
Sensing a possible shift from conventional automobiles to flying cars, one tiremaker has come up with a tire that doubles as a propeller. Goodyear's Aero tire is designed to support the weight of a vehicle while...

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<![CDATA[Charlotte Russe Closing All Stores; Diesel USA Files for Bankruptcy]]> Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:43:47 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/russedieselDiptych.jpg
There's more bad news for the retail industry.Women's fast-fashion retailer Charlotte Russe announced Thursday that it is going out of business and closing its remaining 416 stores.

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