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Walmart likely discriminated against female workers, U.S. agency says
The agency urged Walmart and the women who filed complaints to come to a "just resolution," which could include a settlement and changes to Walmart's…
Sep 17, 2019 14:47 UTC Business Read More

Dow set to fall and oil prices go into reverse
The Dow and US financial markets calmed down after Monday's oil price surge that sent shock waves around the world.
Sep 17, 2019 12:29 UTC Business Read More

Europe's Top Economies Reject Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency
Germany and France, Europe's largest and third-largest economies, say they have no place for Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency.
Sep 17, 2019 12:14 UTC Business Read More

Size matters. Big U.S. farms get even bigger amid China trade war
HAZELTON, N.D. (Reuters) - As the 2018 harvest approached, North Dakota farmer Mike Appert had a problem - too many soybeans and nowhere to put them.
Sep 17, 2019 11:18 UTC Business Read More

Apple awards iPhone supplier Corning $250 million from U.S. manufacturing fund
Apple Inc on Tuesday said it would award Corning Inc $250 million from a $5 billion fund dedicated to U.S. advanced manufacturing.
Sep 17, 2019 11:06 UTC Business Read More

Does It Pay For Companies To Do Good?
As corporate America seeks to redefine its mission as a force for social good, new studies in economics are showing that there are self-serving reasons why…
Sep 17, 2019 10:30 UTC Business Read More

Former Canopy Growth CEO Bruce Linton takes on new cannabis roles as chairman, investor
Formerly ousted Canopy Growth co-CEO Bruce Linton is getting back into the cannabis space with new advisor and investor positions.
Sep 17, 2019 09:59 UTC Business Read More

AB InBev wants to raise $5 billion in Hong Kong IPO. That's half of its original goal
Anheuser-Busch InBev's big Asia IPO has lost some of its fizz.
Sep 17, 2019 09:46 UTC Business Read More

Man Who Survived Cancer Twice Wins Lottery Jackpot
An Oregon man who beat cancer twice beat the odds and won a $4.6 million lottery jackpot, officials say. Stu MacDonald's wife usually tells him to "get the…
Sep 17, 2019 09:06 UTC Business Read More

As illnesses spread, fake vape gear sells on LA streets
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A short walk from police headquarters in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, a cluster of bustling shops are openly selling packaging…
Sep 17, 2019 05:12 UTC Business Read More

Reports: WeWork to Delay IPO Amid Suspicion It Is Not Actually a Tech Company Worth $47 Billion
Whatever the hell WeWork is—tech company or just a cult-like real estate venture that happens to offer kombucha on tap and desperately wants to be viewed as…
Sep 17, 2019 04:44 UTC Business Read More

Bill Gates Says Wind, Solar Subsidies Should Go to Something New
(Bloomberg) -- It's time wind and solar passed their subsidies along to emerging technologies that need them more, Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates says.
Sep 17, 2019 04:19 UTC Business Read More

Dow Jones Futures: Stock Market Rally, Apple Show Resilience As Crude Oil Soars; Shopify, Funko Fall On Offerings
Dow Jones futures: The stock market rally and Apple were resilient as crude oil soared. Shopify stock, Funko and Kraft Heinz fell late on stock-sale buzz.
Sep 17, 2019 02:46 UTC Business Read More

GM promises electric pickup truck production in union strike negotiation
GM's union employees are currently on strike over a labor negotiation dispute and the automaker is using the promise of electric pickup truck production at a…
Sep 16, 2019 22:39 UTC Business Read More

SeaWorld’s CEO quits after 7 months on the job
SeaWorld CEO Gus Antorcha, who took over the Orlando-based company in February, abruptly resigned Monday after feuding with the board of directors.
Sep 16, 2019 22:18 UTC Business Read More

Nationwide White Claw Shortage May Not End Until Next Year
America is running out of White Claw hard seltzer, and the shortage might not end until next year. White Claw sales have skyrocketed over the past year,…
Sep 16, 2019 21:38 UTC Business Read More

Amazon needs more tech talent in Chicago to feed AWS
Amazon's plan to double its tech workforce in Chicago illustrates the furious land grab that continues in cloud computing. Amazon says it plans to add 400 tech…
Sep 16, 2019 19:41 UTC Business Read More

UPDATE 2-Beleaguered U.S. energy shares soar after attacks on Saudi facilities
Shares of U.S. energy companies surged on Monday as a jump in oil prices in the wake of attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities gave new juice to a sector that…
Sep 16, 2019 17:42 UTC Business Read More

Gold, silver rally on safe-haven buying; more upside likely
Editor's Note: Get caught up in minutes with our speedy summary of today's must-read news stories and expert opinions that moved the precious metals and…
Sep 16, 2019 17:08 UTC Business Read More

Energy stocks are having their best day of the year — Here are Wall Street's best buys from here
Energy stocks, one of the worst-performing sectors this year, spiked on Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's heart of oil production Saturday sent oil prices…
Sep 16, 2019 16:46 UTC Business Read More

National The Venmo scam you should know about Susan Gonzalez 9:16 AM, Sep 16, 2019
There's a new scam going around and it's targeting users of a popular mobile payment app.
Sep 16, 2019 16:19 UTC Business Read More

Ready to book a room on a space hotel? Science fiction is fast becoming fact
Editpor's note: Allan Maurer is a co-ounder and frequent contributor to WRAL TechWire. He writes regularly about space exploration. DURHAM - Space tourism…
Sep 16, 2019 15:46 UTC Business Read More

AP investigation finds spiked CBD being sold in Maryland
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — An Associated Press investigation shows a dark side to booming sales of the cannabis extract CBD. Some people are substituting cheap…
Sep 16, 2019 15:40 UTC Business Read More



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