U.S. OFFERS HUAWEI REPRIEVE ON MONDAY, BUT MAY CRACK DOWN ON FRIDAY

The F.C.C. will vote this week on whether to ban federal subsidies from going to the Chinese telecom giant.

CHICK-FIL-A STOPS GIVING TO 2 GROUPS CRITICIZED BY L.G.B.T.Q. ADVOCATES

Rights organizations called the decision a positive step but said the fast-food chain should do more.

 
 
 

JUSTICE DEPT. TO ABOLISH MOVIE DISTRIBUTION RULES DATING TO 1949

The agency says the rules are effectively obsolete because of technological advancements like streaming.

POMPEO CALLS FOR RESTRAINT IN HONG KONG, AND MCCONNELL ASKS TRUMP TO SPEAK UP

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the police and protesters should refrain from violence. Senator Mitch McConnell said President...

 
 
 

RANDOM HOUSE NAMES A NEW PUBLISHER AND HIRES A TOP EDITOR FROM KNOPF

Andy Ward succeeds Susan Kamil, who died in September, and will be replaced in his previous role by Robin Desser, who edited Chimamanda...

GPS FOR AIR TRAVEL CAME WITH BIG DOWNSIDES: NOISE, THEN LAWSUITS

The F.A.A. is rolling out a system that allows planes to fly closer to one another, but the roar that it creates is unbearable, people...

 
 
 

U.K. ELECTION RIVALS TRY TO OFFER BUSINESS LEADERS A FRIENDLY FACE

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn made efforts to dispel past impressions in speeches to Britain's largest industry group.

WEWORK MAY LAY OFF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE

The beleaguered office space company could announce plans to cut its work force by at least a third as early as this week.

 
 
 

TRUMP MEETS WITH FED CHAIR POWELL FOR A ‘CORDIAL' TALK

The president has made a habit of criticizing the chair of the Federal Reserve, Jerome H. Powell, whom he picked to lead the central...

OKLAHOMA WALMART SHOOTING LEAVES 3 DEAD, POLICE SAY

A woman and two men were killed in the shooting, which happened in Duncan, Okla.

 
 
 

TRUMP'S MADE-FOR-TV TRADE WAR HAS NO ONE ENTERTAINED

The president's unpredictability and ongoing demands of China are complicating an end to the long-running dispute, experts say.

GOOGLE STADIA WANTS YOU TO REPLACE YOUR VIDEO GAME CONSOLE. DON'T

The search giant's new console-free gaming service is a neat concept. But there are bugs and too many unknowns.

 
 
 

SOFTBANK AND LINE CORP. SEEK TO CREATE A JAPANESE INTERNET GIANT

Fresh off a multibillion-dollar loss on WeWork, SoftBank plans to shore up its domestic business with a big bet on Japan's leading...

STOP! DON'T CHARGE YOUR PHONE THIS WAY

You might want to think twice before plugging in at an airport or on the train.

 
 
 

T-MOBILE'S LONGTIME C.E.O., JOHN LEGERE, TO STEP DOWN

Mr. Legere was credited with reviving the telecommunications company. He will be succeeded next spring by the company's president,...

THE STREAMING ERA HAS FINALLY ARRIVED. EVERYTHING IS ABOUT TO CHANGE

Once a generation, Hollywood experiences a seismic shift. It is happening again.

 
 
 

TRUMP RETREATS FROM FLAVOR BAN FOR E-CIGARETTES

Advisers say the president pulled back from proposed restrictions intended to curb teenage vaping after he was warned of the political...

MAYBE THIS TIME, THE BIKES WON'T END UP IN THE RIVER

Uber has launched a bike share program in Rome, where potholes, vandalism, traffic and theft have defeated previous attempts.

 
 
 

TIKTOK'S CHIEF IS ON A MISSION TO PROVE IT'S NOT A MENACE

Alex Zhu, the head of the Chinese-owned viral video app, is trying to assuage Washington's fears. “I am quite optimistic,” he said.

TRUMP RETREATS FROM FLAVOR BAN FOR E-CIGARETTES

Advisers say the president pulled back from proposed restrictions intended to curb teenage vaping after he was warned of the political...

 
 
 



Earth is headed for its second warmest year in recorded history

Earth is headed for its second warmest year in recorded history

Data from the U.S. government sure seems to indicate that the Earth is warming (despite what the current leadership may say). Apparently, the globe just experienced the... Read more ...

The New York state attorney general is investigating WeWork amid layoffs

The New York state attorney general is investigating WeWork amid layoffs

Reuters reported that the New York State Attorney General is investigating WeWork in the latest crisis facing the embattled workspace giant. The company confirmed that it had... Read more ...

Chick-fil-A no longer funding Salvation Army, Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Chick-fil-A no longer funding Salvation Army, Fellowship of Christian Athletes

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Boeing shareholders are suing the board, alleging 'careless' handling of the...

Boeing shareholders are suing the board, alleging 'careless' handling of the 737 Max development and the crisis that followed

Boeing's board members were careless in their oversight of the Boeing 737 Max , leading to a "loss of credibility in the marketplace, a damaged reputation and billions in... Read more ...

The coming fight over who controls digital health data

The coming fight over who controls digital health data

Spending for consumer digital healthcare companies is set to explode in the next few years; the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is... Read more ...

Carla Fried: No-commission trading is a threat to your investing success

Carla Fried: No-commission trading is a threat to your investing success

In October, discount brokerage firms were falling all over each other trying to hand out what looks like an enticing treat: no commissions when you trade stocks, mutual funds... Read more ...

'Not on Netflix' and proud of it, Tubi boasts in ads

'Not on Netflix' and proud of it, Tubi boasts in ads

Netflix. Disney+. HBO Max. Apple TV+. For anyone getting tired of all the mounting number of streaming sites charging a monthly fee for shows and movies, a lesser-known service... Read more ...

DOJ to throw out decades-old film business regulations. But what impact will...

DOJ to throw out decades-old film business regulations. But what impact will it have?

The so-called Paramount decrees - the regulations that have governed Hollywood since the heyday of Marilyn Monroe - are taking their final bow. The U.S. Justice Department is... Read more ...

Coty climbs after agreeing to pay $600 million for a majority stake in Kylie...

Coty climbs after agreeing to pay $600 million for a majority stake in Kylie Jenner's makeup line

Coty announced Monday that it agreed to pay $600 million for a majority stake in Kylie Cosmetics, the makeup line owned by Kylie Jenner. Shares of Coty gained as much as 4.9%... Read more ...

A professor specializing in drug crime used his knowledge to launder $2.5...

A professor specializing in drug crime used his knowledge to launder $2.5 million of dirty Venezuelan money, federal prosecutors claim

Professor Bruce Bagley wrote a textbook on drug trafficking and organized crime. Now federal prosecutors claim he used his knowledge to launder $2.5 million of dirty Venezuelan... Read more ...