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Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 08:55 PM PST

The Best Day to Score Great Deals May Not Be Black Friday

The Best Day to Score Great Deals May Not Be Black Friday

Black Friday is the most famous shopping day of the year, with millions of bargain-hungry shoppers flocking to stores to cash in on dramatic sales. And Black Friday 2018 will likely be bigger than ever, reports...

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 01:15 PM PST

Gap Looking to Close Hundreds of Stores 'Quickly'

Gap Looking to Close Hundreds of Stores 'Quickly'

Gap Inc. is considering shutting hundreds of its namesake stores at shopping malls as sales at the Gap brand continue to slide. The retailer said Tuesday evening that it still has 775 Gap-branded stores...

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 07:23 AM PST

Amazon Exposed Customer Names, Emails in 'Technical Error'

Amazon Exposed Customer Names, Emails in 'Technical Error'

Amazon exposed some customers' names and emails due to a "technical error," according to emails the company sent to affected customers. Several people shared screenshots of the emails online Wednesday morning....

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 01:30 AM PST

Investors Seek Stability as Stocks Fall

Investors Seek Stability as Stocks Fall

Goodbye iPhones and Facebook feed. Hello power plants and bleach. Since stocks began tumbling two months ago, investors haven't abandoned the market. At least, not all of it. In recent weeks, as they've pulled...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 12:42 PM PST

Dow Drops 600 Points, Erases 2018 Gains as Target Drags Down

Dow Drops 600 Points, Erases 2018 Gains as Target Drags Down

The major U.S. stock indexes fell sharply on Tuesday and turned negative for the year as a decline in Target shares pressured retailers, while the most popular tech shares dropped again. The Dow Jones...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 11:18 AM PST

Darkening Clouds Start to Overhang Global Economic Expansion

Darkening Clouds Start to Overhang Global Economic Expansion

After galloping along for the past two years, the global economy is showing signs of weakening, with the United States, China and Europe all facing the rising threat of a slowdown. Few economists foresee an...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 09:07 AM PST

Former Toys R Us Workers to Get $20M in Hardship Fund

Former Toys R Us Workers to Get $20M in Hardship Fund

Two private equity owners of the iconic Toys R Us toy chain will be handing over a $20 million hardship fund to the thousands of former workers left jobless and without severance after the chain liquidated in...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 11:27 AM PST

Amazon Bids for Disney's Regional Sports Networks: Sources

Amazon Bids for Disney's Regional Sports Networks: Sources

Bidding has begun for the 22 regional sports TV networks Disney acquired from 21st Century Fox. Amazon is bidding for all of the networks, including the YES Network, sources familiar said. Blackstone, a unknown...

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 10:20 AM PST

Dow Erases 2018 Gains as It Drops Over 450 Points

Dow Erases 2018 Gains as It Drops Over 450 Points

The major indexes fell sharply on Tuesday and turned negative for the year as a decline in Target shares pressured retailers, while the most popular technology stocks dropped again. The Dow Jones Industrial...

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 02:52 PM PST

Struggling Retailers Have No Room for Error Over Holidays

Struggling Retailers Have No Room for Error Over Holidays

Despite all the changes in retail, one thing remains constant: the holidays are the most crucial season of year. Many retailers can ring up a third or more of their sales during the holiday quarter. The...

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