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Dec 12, 2017 05:38PM


Jan 10, 2017 09:46AM

L.L. Bean rebuffs boycott over granddaughter?s big Trump donation

L.L. Bean rebuffs boycott over granddaughter?s big Trump donationA man wipes off the headlights of the L.L. Bean Bootmobile in the parking lot at the facility where the famous outdoor boot is made. L.L. Bean is pushing back against a boycott led by a group urging consumers not to shop at retailers that support President-elect Donald Trump after it was revealed that Linda Bean, heir of the Maine-based company?s founder, had donated to a political action committee that helped elect Trump. ?We are deeply troubled by the portrayal of L.L. Bean as a supporter of any political agenda,? Shawn Gorman, L.L. Bean?s executive chairman, said in a statement posted to Facebook late Sunday.

Dec 08, 2016 07:47AM

Union leader who says Trump lied about Carrier deal refuses to back down

Union leader who says Trump lied about Carrier deal refuses to back downTrump tours a Carrier factory in Indianapolis, Dec. 1, 2016. Chuck Jones, the union leader who claims President-elect Donald Trump lied to Carrier employees while touting a deal to keep jobs in the U.S., says he started receiving harassing phone calls a half hour after Trump slammed him on Twitter. ?I?ve been doing this job for 30 years,? Jones, president of the United Steelworkers Local 1999, told CNN on Thursday morning.

May 11, 2016 10:39AM

Working, eating and sleeping at the office

Working, eating and sleeping at the officeThe sight of workers sleeping on the job is common in China, where a surplus of cheap labor can lead to downtime and employees at startup companies work long hours.

Dec 14, 2015 08:29PM

Obama seeks ?irreversible? opening to Cuba

Obama seeks ?irreversible? opening to CubaThis story is part of a weeklong Yahoo series marking one year since the opening of relations between the United States and Cuba.

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Google News: Business
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:38:21 GMT


Dec 12, 2017 05:38PM

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Dec 12, 2017 10:00AM

Facebook bats back after a second former exec accuses it of negatively impacting society - TechCrunch

Sacramento Bee

Facebook bats back after a second former exec accuses it of negatively impacting society
Yesterday, The Verge published comments made by investor and former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya, quoting his interview last month at Stanford's Graduate School of Business, where he echoed recent comments made by former Facebook president ...
Ex-Facebook exec: Social media is destroying societyThe Mercury News
Facebook says, ignore that guy, we're all grown up nowCNET
Bitcoin Will Reach $1 Million Per Coin, Says Social Capital FounderBenzinga
BBC News -New York Post -WDEF News 12 -Business Insider
all 163 news articles »

Dec 12, 2017 04:01PM

What Is Litecoin, and Why Is It Beating Bitcoin This Year? - Fortune


What Is Litecoin, and Why Is It Beating Bitcoin This Year?
With digital currency Bitcoin taking the spotlight in 2017, it's hard to remember the other cryptocurrencies that have been growing in its shadow. An increasingly-prominent example: Litecoin. The fourth largest digital currency by market capitalization ...
Bitcoin Rally Boosts Smaller Cryptos Litecoin, Ether to RecordsBloomberg
Coinbase halts ether and litecoin trading as cryptocurrency market approaches $500 billionBusiness Insider
Price Analysis, Dec. 12: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash.Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)
CNNMoney -Forbes -Yahoo Finance -Quartz
all 118 news articles »

Dec 12, 2017 04:26PM

Advocates ready legal showdown with FCC on net neutrality - Reuters


Advocates ready legal showdown with FCC on net neutrality
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Net neutrality advocates said they are gearing up for a legal fight after abandoning attempts to convince the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to keep 2015 rules aimed at maintaining an open internet. FILE PHOTO: Ajit Pai ...
FCC chairman jokes about being a Verizon shill, days before forcing an FCC vote that would be a boon for VerizonLos Angeles Times
Poll shows that large majorities of Americans oppose plan to repeal net neutrality rulesChicago Tribune
Logan: Losing net neutrality will cost consumersHouston Chronicle
Minneapolis Star Tribune -Variety -PRI -Engadget
all 183 news articles »

Dec 12, 2017 04:57PM

In Spending Spree, European Mall Operator Bets on Westfield - New York Times

New York Times

In Spending Spree, European Mall Operator Bets on Westfield
New York Times
In recent years, the news has been nothing but bad for malls. With the rise of Amazon and other online shopping options, consumers have skipped treks to the sprawling malls that dot the American landscape, preferring to click-and-shop from the comfort ...
Are Retailers Safe Under Westfield's French Buyer?TheStreet.com
Westfield malls sold for $15.7 billionThe Mercury News
Markets Live: Banks bolster ASXThe Sydney Morning Herald
The Australian Financial Review -ABC Online -Los Angeles Times -Express.co.uk
all 219 news articles »

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Forbes: Business

NYTimes Business
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:35:26 GMT


NATHANIEL POPPER on Dec 12, 2017 02:50PM

Indiegogo Goes Where Few Companies Dare: Into Initial Coin Offerings

I.C.O.s have been big this year, but few established names have touched them. Indiegogo, the crowdfunding site, is looking to change that.

EDUARDO PORTER on Dec 12, 2017 01:46PM

Economic Scene: Tax Plan?s Biggest Cuts Could Be in Living Standards

Cutting taxes is mostly an exercise in slicing the economic pie a different way, not making it bigger, with gains for a few offset by losses for many.

NOAM SCHEIBER and JULIE CRESWELL on Dec 12, 2017 03:20PM

Sexual Harassment Cases Show the Ineffectiveness of Going to H.R.

Human resources departments face a quandary: Protect the employees who bring complaints, or the companies that employ them.

KEVIN ROOSE on Dec 11, 2017 06:33PM

The Shift: The ?Alt-Right? Created a Parallel Internet. It?s an Unholy Mess.

Hard-right activists, censored and banned by Twitter and Facebook, tried to create their own digital services. But they appear to have hit obstacles.

KEITH SCHNEIDER on Dec 12, 2017 09:36AM

Square Feet: St. Louis Reconnects With the Gateway Arch and Its Pioneer Spirit

A $380 million project to expand the grounds and visitor center of the Gateway Arch will link downtown St. Louis and the Mississippi.

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BBC News Business
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:20:43 GMT


Dec 12, 2017 05:07PM

'I was saved from a 10,000 car scam'

Bank staff now alert police when a potential scam victim attempts to withdraw large sums of cash.

Dec 12, 2017 10:25AM

Ryanair pilots to strike before Christmas

Some passengers face disruption after 79 Dublin-based pilots and others around Europe plan walkouts.

Dec 12, 2017 09:35AM

MoneyTaker hackers reportedly steal 7.5m from ATMs

The MoneyTaker group has also stolen banking documents that may be used in future attacks.

Dec 12, 2017 02:35AM

Satoru Anzaki: Dying Japanese man throws 'end of life' party

Satoru Anzaki, who has terminal cancer, invited 1,000 people to the party to thank them and say goodbye.

Dec 12, 2017 06:34AM

UK inflation rate at near six-year high

Inflation hits 3.1% as the squeeze on household incomes continues.

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