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UK regulator casts doubt on Sainsbury's-Asda merger New! 2019-02-20 13:55:17British competition authorities say they have significant concerns about the proposed merger between Sainsbury's and Asda in a preliminary report tha

Driver hurt by air bag shrapnel as investigation New! 2019-02-20 13:39:48Driver hurt by shrapnel from ARC air bag inflator, prompting GM recall as nearly 4-year-old federal investigation continues

Q&A: What Payless shoppers need to know New! 2019-02-20 13:38:09Payless ShoeSource, the shoe store chain famous for its buy-one-get-one half-off sales, is going out of business

Stocks waver between gains and losses in afternoon New! 2019-02-20 13:28:34U.S. stock indexes are wavering between small gains and losses in afternoon trading as investors review the latest batch of company earnings reports a

Some tips to help small business owners manage New! 2019-02-20 13:13:48While change at small businesses can come in a variety of forms, owners can improve their chances of success by being strategic and empathic with staf

Changes in your business? You should plan, talk New! 2019-02-20 13:12:30Change, whether it's good or bad, can have a huge impact on a company's staffers

Trouble at CVS Health long-term care business weighs New! 2019-02-20 12:45:49CVS Health tops quarterly forecasts but outlook for the year could leave investors wanting

Markets Right Now: US stocks edge higher, extending New! 2019-02-20 12:40:17U.S. stock indexes edged higher in midday trading Wednesday, extending modest gains from a day earlier, as investors reviewed the latest batch of comp

Southwest grapples with new labor and revenue problems New! 2019-02-20 11:59:49Southwest attacks mechanics' union over a high number of canceled flights ahead of contract talks

Those 'Today' show deals? Read the fine print New! 2019-02-20 11:10:30Daytime talk shows are looking like home-shopping programs, hawking discounted coats, watches or electric toothbrushes

Girls partying in stolen car caught after apparently New! 2019-02-20 09:43:55Three teenagers had a party -- in their stolen BMW, the couple says.

FAA probes Southwest calculations of baggage weight on 2019-02-19 17:44:33Federal safety officials investigated the way Southwest Airlines calculates the weight of luggage loaded on flights after finding frequent mistakes

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Ghosn's new lawyer, 'the Razor', takes aim at New! 2019-02-20 05:18:12Carlos Ghosn's new lawyer took aim at Nissan, prosecutors and courts on Wednesday, dismissing the charges against the ousted chairman as an internal

Spotlight falls on Swedbank in Baltic money laundering New! 2019-02-20 05:14:37Swedbank defended its money laundering controls after Swedish television said it had uncovered documents linking the bank to suspicious transactions w

FMC expects NxStage deal to close in next New! 2019-02-20 04:51:38Germany's Fresenius Medical Care (FMC) said on Wednesday it has won the green light from U.S. regulators to acquire U.S. home dialysis equipment make

Amid trade talks, China urges U.S. to respect New! 2019-02-20 04:46:43The United States should respect China's right to develop and become prosperous, the Chinese government's top diplomat told a visiting U.S. delegati

Sainsbury's-Asda deal in doubt as UK regulator raises New! 2019-02-20 04:38:40Britain's competition regulator has dealt a potentially fatal blow to Sainsbury's planned $9.5 billion takeover of Walmart's Asda, saying it was un

U.S.-China trade hopes extend equity surge; central banks New! 2019-02-20 04:23:37World stocks hit a four-month high on Wednesday on hopes of progress in trade talks between the United States and China, with a dovish backdrop at maj

Microsoft says discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in New! 2019-02-20 04:20:54Microsoft Corp on Wednesday said it had discovered hacking targeting democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organizations in Europe and

Saudi Aramco discussing investments in India's Reliance Industries: New! 2019-02-20 04:16:39Saudi Aramco's Chief Executive Officer Amin Nassar said on Wednesday that the company is in talks with India's Reliance Industries Ltd for possible

Governance panel opposed to Renault chairman being named New! 2019-02-20 04:15:41An external committee tasked by Nissan Motor Co to help improve corporate governance at the Japanese firm is opposed to the idea of Renault's chairma

India's top court finds Anil Ambani guilty of New! 2019-02-20 02:59:04India's Supreme Court on Wednesday found Anil Ambani, chairman of debt-laden Reliance Communications (RCom), guilty of contempt of court for wilfully

Oil dips below 2019 highs as surging U.S. New! 2019-02-20 02:51:30Oil prices slipped away from 2019 highs on Wednesday, with surging U.S. supply and slowing economic growth tempering upward pressure from supply cuts

Lockheed unveils new F-21 fighter jet configured for 2019-02-20 00:38:14Lockheed Martin offered India a new combat jet, F-21, on Wednesday to be made locally, in a bid to win a large military order worth over $15 billion.

L.A. Times - Business

Worried over possible default, Deutsche Bank considered extending New! 2019-02-20 13:50:00Top Deutsche Bank AG executives were so concerned after the 2016 U.S. election that the Trump Organization might default on about $340 million of loan

FDA's vampire warning highlights billionaires' obsession with not New! 2019-02-20 13:20:00The federal government finally took a stand this week on vampires feasting on the blood of the young. It’s against the practice. Actually, the F

UBS ordered to pay record $5.1-billion fine for New! 2019-02-20 12:40:00UBS Group AG was ordered to pay more than $5.1 billion by a Paris court that found the bank guilty of helping wealthy French clients stash undeclared

Stocks climb higher as tech, communications companies propel New! 2019-02-20 11:15:00U.S. stock indexes edged higher in early trading Wednesday, extending modest gains from a day earlier, as investors reviewed the latest batch of compa

Tesla loses another executive as general counsel departs New! 2019-02-20 10:15:00Tesla Inc.’s general counsel is leaving just two months after being hired in the wake of Elon Musk’s run-in with U.S. securities regulator

Your friends’ social media posts are making you New! 2019-02-20 09:10:00American families don’t save money like they used to. In 2018 the personal saving rate hovered somewhere around 7%. That’s up from an all-

Stock indexes edge up, and Walmart jumps after 2019-02-19 19:15:00Stocks shook off an early wobble on Wall Street on Tuesday, finishing modestly higher and extending the market’s gains into a fourth week. Solid

American Airlines offers helicopter rides and private lounges 2019-02-19 19:10:00American Airlines has just banished two of the most annoying aspects of flying out of Los Angeles International Airport: traffic gridlock and the long

SpaceX splits six military satellite launches with rival 2019-02-19 18:25:00Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. and its rival United Launch Alliance will split six military space launches, as the Pentagon an

Solar installers are struggling to find Tesla Powerwall 2019-02-19 18:25:00There’s plenty of demand for Tesla Inc.’s Powerwall home battery systems. The trick is finding installers that have them. Only 12% of U.S.

Southwest made possibly dangerous errors on baggage weight. 2019-02-19 18:10:00Federal officials have told Southwest Airlines to fix the way it calculates the weight of luggage loaded on flights after finding frequent mistakes du

Beware of buying young people’s blood to prevent 2019-02-19 16:40:00Taking a young person’s blood plasma and infusing it into an older person to ward off aging — a therapy that’s fascinated some of th

Economy

The Fed just released minutes from its market-moving New! 2019-02-20 14:00:00The Federal Reserve just released minutes of its policy meeting Jan. 29-30, with the market watching closely for clues about the central bank's views

Monthly gains in January and February historically signal New! 2019-02-20 12:22:00A market signal with a nearly perfect track record points to a strong year for stocks, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices.

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: CVS Health, New! 2019-02-20 12:10:00Names on the move ahead of the open.

A recession indicator with a perfect track record New! 2019-02-20 11:23:00The unemployment rate has been a perfect forecaster of recession, and it appears to be edging closer to triggering that signal.

We're about to find out why the Federal New! 2019-02-20 11:00:00Market participants will be digging closely through the meeting summary for clues on how the Fed views a number of issues.

Chinese electric car maker Kandi shares rocket 40% New! 2019-02-20 10:44:00The Chinese electric car maker announces it has received approval to import two of its cars to the United States.

Your first trade for Wednesday, February 20 New! 2019-02-20 09:20:00The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.

Morgan Stanley: Push to electric vans and trucks New! 2019-02-20 08:19:00Morgan Stanley thinks the e-commerce giant's goal of carbon neutrality will take EVs "to the next level."

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: CVS Health, New! 2019-02-20 07:52:00Names on the move ahead of the open.

UBS downgrades Charles Schwab to sell, says buybacks New! 2019-02-20 07:40:00UBS lowers its rating of Charles Schwab stock to sell from neutral, saying the financial services company is facing barriers to growth and revenue.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch: A strong China New! 2019-02-20 07:35:00The "real deal" could spark a 10 percent rally in the S&P, Bank of America's Savita Subramanian says.

Weekly mortgage applications rise 3.6%, a sign of New! 2019-02-20 07:00:00Applications to purchase a home increased 2 percent for the week — the first uptick in four weeks — a sign of optimism in the housing mark