May Day Brexit Falling Apart

December, 13, 2018|

Tough Path for May, Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May beat back a leadership challenge, subduing a damaging rebellion within her party but leaving her politically wounded...

More Trouble for Boeing

December, 7, 2018|

Boeing Cancels Project

Boeing said Thursday it was canceling a controversial satellite order that was financed by a Chinese government-owned firm, citing default for nonpayment. Boeing’s decision follows a Wall Street Journal Investigation this week that highlighted China’s opaque role in funneling around $200 million to the project...

Huawei Busted

December, 6, 2018|

Huawei CFO Arrested in Canada

The chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada. She faces extradition to the United States...

Kroger and Walgreens

December, 5, 2018|

Walgreens and Kroger Team Up

Walgreens and Kroger are expanding their partnership by testing a branded Kroger Express grocery section inside the drugstore chain. The companies, which announced a partnership in October to sell some Kroger products inside 13 Walgreens locations, said Tuesday they decided to expand on the original pilot...

Disney Performance Clause for Iger

December, 4, 2018|

Disney Raises Bar for Iger

Shareholder pushback against Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Robert Iger’s compensation has led the company to increase the targets he must meet to collect his performance bonus...

AT&T Going After Netflix

November, 30, 2018|

AT&T Plans to Take on Netflix

AT&T executives on Thursday provided a roadmap for how the company plans to make money off its $85.4 billion acquisition: a three-tiered Netflix-style streaming service and the sale of some "non-core" assets — possibly including its minority stake in Hulu...

Altria Partnering with JUUL

November, 29, 2018|

Altria in Talks to Take Stake in JUUL Labs

Altria Group Inc. is in talks to take a significant minority stake in e-cigarette startup Juul Labs Inc., a move that could give the Marlboro maker greater access to a rapidly growing but increasingly controversial segment of the nicotine market...

Amazon Medical

November, 28, 2018|

Amazon Dives into Health

Amazon confirmed on Tuesday that it's launched a project to mine data from electronic medical records, as the company pushes deeper into the health-care market...