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Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 07:14 AM EDT

YouTube Tightens Restrictions on Firearm Videos

YouTube Tightens Restrictions on Firearm Videos

YouTube has tightened its restrictions on firearms videos. The video-serving network owned by Google is banning videos that provide instructions on how to make a firearm, ammunition, high-capacity magazines,...

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 10:05 PM EDT

US, AT&T Fire Opening Salvos as Govt Seeks to Block Merger

US, AT&T Fire Opening Salvos as Govt Seeks to Block Merger

The government and AT&T exchanged opening salvos in a federal trial Thursday as the U.S. seeks to block the telephone giant from absorbing Time Warner, in a case that could shape how consumers get — and how much...

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 08:00 AM EDT

Toy Co. CEO Leads Effort to Salvage Toys R Us

Toy Co. CEO Leads Effort to Salvage Toys R Us

Toy company executive Isaac Larian says he and other investors have pledged a total of $200 million in financing and hope to raise four times that amount in crowdfunding in order to bid for up to 400 of the Toys...

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 08:58 PM EDT

Trump Orders Huge Tariffs on China, Raises Trade War Worries

Trump Orders Huge Tariffs on China, Raises Trade War Worries

Primed for economic combat, President Donald Trump set in motion tariffs on as much as $60 billion in Chinese imports to the U.S. on Thursday and accused the Chinese of high-tech thievery, picking a fight...

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 10:37 PM EDT

NYC Agency Investigating More Than a Dozen Kushner Buildings

NYC Agency Investigating More Than a Dozen Kushner Buildings

New York City's buildings regulator launched investigations at more than a dozen Kushner Cos. properties Wednesday following an Associated Press report that the real estate developer routinely filed false...

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 03:04 PM EDT

Tesla Shareholders OK $2.6B Stock Grant for Musk: Source

Tesla Shareholders OK $2.6B Stock Grant for Musk: Source

Tesla shareholders have approved by a wide margin a proposal to award Chairman and CEO Elon Musk a massive multibillion-dollar stock grant, a source at the meeting told CNBC. Musk could earn more than $50...

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 04:25 PM EDT

Fed Raises Key Rate, Foresees 2 More Hikes This Year

Fed Raises Key Rate, Foresees 2 More Hikes This Year

The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate and signaling confidence in the U.S. economy's durability but plans to continue a gradual approach to rate hikes for 2018 under its new chairman, Jerome...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 09:50 PM EDT

WhatsApp Co-Founder: Time to Delete Facebook

WhatsApp Co-Founder: Time to Delete Facebook

Amid the turmoil of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton on Tuesday told his Twitter followers to delete Facebook, CNBC reported. "It is time. #deletefacebook," he tweeted. Fa...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 01:44 PM EDT

Orbitz Says 880K Payment Cards Impacted by Possible Hack

Orbitz Says 880K Payment Cards Impacted by Possible Hack

Orbitz says one of its older websites may have been hacked, potentially exposing the personal information of people who made purchases online between Jan. 1, 2016 and Dec. 22, 2017. The current Orbitz.com...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 08:08 AM EDT

On the Menu for McDonald's: Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions

On the Menu for McDonald's: Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The company behind the golden arches wants to get greener. McDonald's on Tuesday announced a number of steps it will take to cut the greenhouse gases it emits into the air, including tweaking the way the...

 

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