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Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 03:46 PM PDT

Fed Cuts Key Rate for First Time in More Than a Decade

Fed Cuts Key Rate for First Time in More Than a Decade

The Federal Reserve cut its key interest rate Wednesday for the first time in a decade to try to counter the impact of President Donald Trump's trade wars, stubbornly low inflation and global weakness. It left...

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 12:01 PM PDT

Former Cheesecake Factory Worker Sues After Alleged Discrimination of Latino Workers

Former Cheesecake Factory Worker Sues After Alleged Discrimination of Latino Workers

A former longtime Cheesecake Factory server is suing the Calabasas-based restaurant chain, alleging she was fired in April for complaining that a manager made disparaging comments about Latino kitchen workers...

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 04:52 PM PDT

Capital One Data Breach: How to Protect Your Information

Capital One Data Breach: How to Protect Your Information

One of the country's biggest credit card issuers, Capital One Financial, is the latest big business to be hit by a data breach, disclosing that roughly 100 million people had some personal information stolen by...

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 04:16 AM PDT

Capital One Target of Massive Data Breach; Suspect Charged

Capital One Target of Massive Data Breach; Suspect Charged

Capital One Financial announced late Monday it had learned of a data breach that it says involves the personal information of more than 100 million customers as federal authorities arrested a suspected hacker in...

Monday, Jul 29, 2019 at 01:44 PM PDT

Pfizer, Mylan Strengthen Ties, Create New Company

Pfizer, Mylan Strengthen Ties, Create New Company

Pfizer, the country's largest drugmaker, is creating a hybrid new drug company by combining its off-patent branded drug business with the generic pharmaceutical company Mylan. Pfizer's Upjohn, which sells...

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 10:24 AM PDT

Equifax Data Breach Settlement: Find Out If You Were Affected, File a Claim

Equifax Data Breach Settlement: Find Out If You Were Affected, File a Claim

The Equifax data breach of 2017 exposed the information of over 147,000,000 people — and if you were one of those people, you can now file a claim for reimbursement.

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 02:44 PM PDT

T-Mobile's $26.5B Sprint Deal OK'd Despite Competition Fears

T-Mobile's $26.5B Sprint Deal OK'd Despite Competition Fears

U.S. regulators have approved T-Mobile's $26.5 billion takeover of rival Sprint, despite fears of higher prices and job cuts, in a deal that would leave just three major cellphone companies in the country. Fri...

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 02:37 AM PDT

American Airlines Retaliates Against Use of Sick Days: NYC

American Airlines Retaliates Against Use of Sick Days: NYC

New York City's worker protection department said Thursday that American Airlines is violating the city's sick leave law by retaliating against workers who use sick days or not letting them use the sick leave...

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 06:57 PM PDT

Domino’s Asks Supreme Court to Say Disability Protections Don’t Apply Online

Domino’s Asks Supreme Court to Say Disability Protections Don’t Apply Online

Guillermo Robles, who is blind, has tried to order a custom pizza from Domino’s at least twice in recent years, using the company’s website and mobile app. He says despite using screen reading software, he...

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 02:31 PM PDT

Apple Buys Intel's Smartphone Modem Division for $1 Billion

Apple Buys Intel's Smartphone Modem Division for $1 Billion

Apple is paying Intel $1 billion for the chip maker's smartphone modem division in a deal driven by the upcoming transition to the next generation of wireless technology. The agreement announced Thursday comes...

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