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Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 10:47 AM PST

Marlboro Maker Places $2.4B Bet on Marijuana

Marlboro Maker Places $2.4B Bet on Marijuana

One of the world's biggest tobacco companies is diving into the cannabis market with a $2.4 billion buy-in.

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 08:07 AM PST

US Hiring Slowed to 155K Jobs, Jobless Rate Stayed 3.7%

US Hiring Slowed to 155K Jobs, Jobless Rate Stayed 3.7%

U.S. employers added 155,000 jobs in November, a slowdown from recent months but enough to suggest that the economy is expanding at a solid pace despite sharp gyrations in the stock market. Still, economists...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 09:40 PM PST

Why Huawei Arrest Deepens Conflict Between US and China

Why Huawei Arrest Deepens Conflict Between US and China

The dramatic arrest of a Chinese telecommunications executive has driven home why it will be so hard for the Trump administration to resolve its deepening conflict with China. In the short run, the arrest of...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 12:14 PM PST

Lyft Aims to Beat Uber to US Stock Market With IPO

Lyft Aims to Beat Uber to US Stock Market With IPO

Lyft still hasn't caught up to Uber in the rapidly growing ride-hailing market, but it's ahead in the race to sell its stock on the public market where the two companies could potentially raise billions to help...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 12:16 PM PST

EKG, Other Heart Health Features Come to Apple Watch

EKG, Other Heart Health Features Come to Apple Watch

Apple Watch is now fulfilling its promise to let people take EKGs of their heart and notify them of any irregular heartbeat.

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 08:22 AM PST

Target to Pay $7.4M to Settle California Waste Suit

Target to Pay $7.4M to Settle California Waste Suit

The state alleged Target mishandled hazardous waste ranging from batteries and aerosol cans to fluorescent light bulbs.

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 06:05 AM PST

Bloomberg Would Try to Sell His Business If He Was President

Bloomberg Would Try to Sell His Business If He Was President

Mike Bloomberg said Tuesday in a Radio Iowa interview that he will probably try to sell Bloomberg LP if becomes president in 2020. "I think at my age, if selling it is possible, I would do that," Bloomberg...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 02:02 PM PST

Stocks Claw Back From an Early Plunge on Fed Report

Stocks Claw Back From an Early Plunge on Fed Report

U.S. stocks clawed most of their way back from a deep slide Thursday that at one point had wiped out the market's gains for the year. An early plunge briefly knocked more than 700 points off the Dow Jones...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 03:38 PM PST

Sea Reefs and Sunsets: Living Coral Is Color of the Year

Sea Reefs and Sunsets: Living Coral Is Color of the Year

It's the color of underwater reefs hanging on for dear life. The sky at dusk. Some of the latest iPhones and the latest looks on the runways of Marc Jacobs and other top fashion designers. Living Coral has been...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 03:08 AM PST

The 10 Best Places to Work in 2019, According to Glassdoor

The 10 Best Places to Work in 2019, According to Glassdoor

Now is a great time for workers looking for a job. According to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the American economy added 250,000 jobs in October, and unemployment remained at...

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