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Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:58 PM EST

France Uncorks This Year's Batch of Beaujolais Nouveau

France Uncorks This Year's Batch of Beaujolais Nouveau

This year's Beaujolais Nouveau has been uncorked in France in the famous wine event that spawns nationwide parties — and plenty of hangovers. A sip from the 2017 batch of the — often rough — red wine that's only...

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:20 PM EST

Comcast Approached 21st Century Fox About Buying Major Assets: Sources

Comcast Approached 21st Century Fox About Buying Major Assets: Sources

Comcast has approached 21st Century Fox and expressed interest in an acquisition of some of Fox's assets, sources tell CNBC. Comcast is interested in the same set of assets that Disney approached Fox about...

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 12:41 PM EST

Phone Companies Get New Tools to Block Spam Calls

Phone Companies Get New Tools to Block Spam Calls

Phone companies will have greater authority to block unwanted calls from reaching customers as regulators adopted new rules to combat automated messages known as robocalls. Rules adopted Thursday by the Federal...

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 07:21 AM EST

CVS Blames Pharmacy Outages on 'Internal Network' Problems

CVS Blames Pharmacy Outages on 'Internal Network' Problems

After a major system outages at CVS Health pharmacies due to an "internal network infrastructure issue," since Tuesday, CNBC reported. The cause is unknown according to a CVS spokesperson, CNBC reported....

Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 at 11:48 AM EST

Amazon or Walmart? Some Retailers Are Choosing Alliances

Amazon or Walmart? Some Retailers Are Choosing Alliances

Store chains feeling the upheaval in retail are making strategic alliances — and that can mean picking sides. Kohl's shoppers can find Amazon devices at some stores, and return items they bought from the online...

Monday, Nov 13, 2017 at 08:55 PM EST

'Hannity' Fans Smash Keurig Brewers Over Pulled Ads

'Hannity' Fans Smash Keurig Brewers Over Pulled Ads

Supporters of conservative host Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel show are responding to a decision by Keurig to stop advertising on the show by smashing Keurig coffee makers. The company announced Saturday it had...

Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 at 12:04 AM EST

Pacific Trade Deal Closer, But Leaders Won't Endorse It Yet

Pacific Trade Deal Closer, But Leaders Won't Endorse It Yet

Trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries said they reached an agreement Saturday to proceed with the free-trade Trans-Pacific Partnership deal that was in doubt after President Donald Trump abandoned it....

Friday, Nov 10, 2017 at 02:50 PM EST

IBM Says It's Reached Milestone in Quantum Computing

IBM Says It's Reached Milestone in Quantum Computing

IBM has announced a milestone in its race against Google and other big tech firms to build a powerful quantum computer. Dario Gil, who leads IBM's quantum computing and artificial intelligence research...

Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 06:47 PM EST

Sean Parker: Facebook Exploits Human 'Vulnerability'

Sean Parker: Facebook Exploits Human 'Vulnerability'

Napster founder and former president of Facebook Sean Parker on Wednesday shared that he believes the social media giant was designed with potentially addictive features that he believes exploit "a vulnerability...

Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 04:51 PM EST

ESPN Will Lay Off More Than 100 Staffers After Thanksgiving

ESPN Will Lay Off More Than 100 Staffers After Thanksgiving

Another round of layoffs is hitting ESPN, CNBC has learned. ESPN plans to layoff more than 100 staffers after the Thanksgiving holidays, with SportsCenter in particular expected to lose jobs, a source close to...

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