Corporate News

Business ties complicate Muslim states' response to Rohingya

Sep 21, 2017

The muted response of the Muslim world to the exodus of Rohingya Muslims may have roots in lucrative business interests in Southeast Asia

Google buys HTC's Pixel team in $1.1B bet on devices

Sep 21, 2017

Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services

Reprocessed nuclear fuel returned to Japan for reactor use

Sep 21, 2017

A shipment of reprocessed nuclear fuel containing plutonium has arrived back in Japan for use in a power plant reactor as country tries to burn more of its stockpile

SEC says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gains

Sep 21, 2017

SEC says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gains

AP Exclusive: Clinton book has sold more than 300,000 copies

Sep 20, 2017

AP Exclusive: Hillary Clinton's book about her stunning loss to Donald Trump has sold more than 300,000 copies in the combined formats of hardcover, e-book and audio

Facebook tightens ad policies after 'Jew-hater' fiasco

Sep 20, 2017

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says the company is tightening its policies and tools that let businesses target advertisements to its 2 billion users

Big US detention center sued for paying detainees $1 a day

Sep 20, 2017

Washington state has sued the operator of one of the largest U.S. immigration detention centers over claims it did not pay detainees the state's minimum wage for work performed over a decade

Attorneys: Portions of Foxconn law could be unconstitutional

Sep 20, 2017

Nonpartisan attorneys for the Wisconsin Legislature say portions of a newly signed law speeding up legal appeals related to the Foxconn Technology Group's factory could be unconstitutional

General Mills and FedEx rise while Bed Bath & Beyond dips

Sep 20, 2017

General Mills and FedEx climb while Bed Bath & Beyond and General Mills tumble

North Dakota settles with Dakota Access pipeline builder

Sep 20, 2017

North Dakota regulators approve agreement settling allegations that the Texas-based builder of the Dakota Access pipeline violated state rules

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