Stories about Finance

Nov 12 2017

Opens New Home & Accessories Floor and Blue Box Cafe at Its Fifth

Tiffany & Co. has just opened its very first cafe - and it's serving breakfast and lunch! The restaurant is decked out with decor in the chain's signature robin's egg b...

Nov 12 2017

Driverless vehicle involved in crash in first hour of first day

A Las Vegas-based self-driving shuttle service celebrated its launch day by getting into an accident with a human driver, according to a news report from local Nevada b...

Nov 10 2017

Fidget Spinners causing safety concerns again, lead found

The lead level in another model, the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner in Metal, tested at 1,300 parts per million. So, while one of their fidget spinners may be marketed to ...

Nov 10 2017

European Union registers 'highest economic growth rate in 10 years'

For 2019, the EC predicts 3.4 percent GDP growth. The threats were evident in the bloc's forecasts for 2018 and 2019, when economic growth is expected to slow down. Inv...

Nov 09 2017

Former Yahoo CEO apologises for data breach, blames Russians

The charges came amid controversy relating to alleged Kremlin-backed hacking of the 2016 USA presidential election and possible links between Russian figures and associat...

Nov 08 2017

No safety driver in Waymo's self-driving auto taxi fleet

As The Verge reports, Waymo, the self-driving vehicle company owned by Google parent company Alphabet , has been letting autonomous cars rush over the roads of Ariz...

Nov 08 2017

Apple 'moved offshore funds to Jersey' after Ireland tax crackdown

Several months later, due to global pressure, Irish authorities started to crack down on the scheme, forcing Apple to start looking for a new tax haven. "There was no t...

Nov 08 2017

Tesla Shares Details of Model 3 Production Woes in Q3 Earnings Update

But a problem with a subcontractor, compounded with other issues, forced Tesla to start over in certain areas, delaying production. In February, Tesla said it would...

Nov 07 2017

Broadcom offers $103 billion for Qualcomm, sets up takeover battle

A Broadcom-Qualcomm deal would create a dominant company in the market for supplying chips used in the 1.5 billion or so smartphones expected to be sold around the world ...

Nov 07 2017

Disney-Fox mashup would truly be over the top

Officials at Disney and Fox declined to comment. One is that Fox believes most in the future value of news and sports compared to entertainment, and there's some logic ...

Nov 05 2017

2nd T20I: Virat Kohli blames poor batting for loss

He announced two changes with wicketkeeper-batsman Glenn Phillips replacing Tom Latham and fast bowler Adam Milne taking Tim Southee's spot. "That happens, you want t...

Nov 05 2017

Presidential hopeful Rand Paul attacked at his Kentucky home

Paul, a Republican, received a minor injury, police said in the report . This is a developing story. The release did not provide details of the assault or the nature...

Nov 04 2017

Unemployment rates in Montreal, Quebec rise slightly in October

That's one per cent less than where it was in October 2016. Toronto's unemployment rate fell from 6.1 per cent in September to 5.8 per cent in October. Mark Zandi, ch...

Nov 03 2017

Bitcoin moves toward financial mainstream with futures contracts

ET. Speculators believe that Bitcoin futures are not the only reason behind the Bitcoin surge. Unfortunately, such a device isn't now available, so the chance of seeing...

Nov 03 2017

Obama wants you to know Obamacare open enrollment has begun

It was similar in Iowa, where Planned Parenthood of the Heartland in Des Moines dropped out after its funding went from more than $304,000 previous year to $45,000. For...

Oct 29 2017

Twitter bans ads from Russian sponsored news sites

Slide 10, laying out the details of the proposed $1.5 million ad buy, including Promoted Video and Periscope, customized cards, keyword-based targeting, promoted accounts...

Oct 28 2017

Ryan Giggs: Manchester United need the win more than Tottenham

Pochettino says "there is no sense in taking that risk and making the problem bigger". Since then, they've won 56 of the 98 top flight matches in which the 24-year-old...

Oct 28 2017

Amazon profits steady after digesting Whole Foods

The Seattle company's revenue gains were thanks in part to its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods, which brought in $1.3 billion in sales during the three-month per...

Oct 27 2017

Alphabet (GOOG) third quarter beats estimates

Looking back over the last month, shares have performed 5.38%. Boston Partners raised its stake in shares of Alphabet by 150.0% in the second quarter. Google's parent c...

Oct 27 2017

Amazon unlocks in-home delivery with 'Amazon Key'

I may be in the minority, but before you pass judgment, here's more on how Amazon Key actually works. The service involves the use of the Amazon Key application, a ...