Archive | October, 2016

Business News Roundup, Nov. 1 – SFGate

Posted on 31 October 2016 by admin


Wall Street Journal

Business News Roundup, Nov. 1
SFGate
General Electric said Monday that it would combine its oil and gas business with Baker Hughes, looking to increase its scale to battle the effects of a prolonged slump in oil prices that has eaten into results and prompted job cuts across the petroleum ...
GE to Combine Oil and Gas Business With Baker HughesWall Street Journal
General Electric is merging its oil and gas business with Baker HughesBusiness Insider
GE to Merge Oil and Gas Business With Baker HughesNBCNews.com
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Business news briefs — compiled Oct. 31 – Akron Beacon Journal

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Business news briefs — compiled Oct. 31
Akron Beacon Journal
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved commercial planting of two types of potatoes that are genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine. The approval announced Friday covers Idaho-based J.R. Simplot Co.

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McDonald’s agrees to $3.75M deal with California workers – U.S. News & World Report

Posted on 31 October 2016 by admin


McDonald's agrees to $3.75M deal with California workers
U.S. News & World Report
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — McDonald's has agreed to pay $3.75 million to settle a federal lawsuit that sought to hold the company liable for allegations that a franchise owner in the San Francisco Bay Area cheated hundreds of workers out of wages and ...

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Business News: DraftKings and FanDuel merger imminent – KCRA Sacramento

Posted on 31 October 2016 by admin


KCRA Sacramento

Business News: DraftKings and FanDuel merger imminent
KCRA Sacramento
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US indexes waver as traders use caution ahead of election – U.S. News & World Report

Posted on 31 October 2016 by admin


U.S. News & World Report

US indexes waver as traders use caution ahead of election
U.S. News & World Report
The Baker Hughes logo appears above the post where it trades, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Oct. 31, 2016. General Electric announced it would merge its oil and gas division with Baker Hughes, creating a new company with $32 ...
M&A flurry lifts S&P, Nasdaq; Nike drags DowThe Star Online

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CenturyLink to buy Level 3 for about $24 billion – U.S. News & World Report

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U.S. News & World Report

CenturyLink to buy Level 3 for about $24 billion
U.S. News & World Report
CenturyLink provides internet, TV and phone services to consumers, as well as data and IT services for businesses. Level 3 provides data, video and other communication services to businesses and government agencies. (Margaret Croft/The News-Star via ...

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Panasonic slashes profit estimate, feels pinch of strong yen – U.S. News & World Report

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Panasonic slashes profit estimate, feels pinch of strong yen
U.S. News & World Report
Japanese electronics company Panasonic Corp. has cut its forecast for net profit for this fiscal year, citing the impact of a strong currency and weaker earnings from sales of its solar energy systems for home use. Oct. 31, 2016, at 5:01 a.m.. MORE.

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Business news in brief – Arkansas Online

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Business news in brief
Arkansas Online
European Union privacy chiefs said Facebook Inc. must stop processing user data from its WhatsApp messaging service while they are investigating the privacy-policy changes the company announced in August. The Article 29 Working Party, made up of ...

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Company News for Oct. 31 – Richmond.com

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Company News for Oct. 31
Richmond.com
Company News, published each Monday, reports on local company formations, business relocations and expansions, awards and significant contracts. Send information to: Metro Business company news, Richmond Times-Dispatch, 300 E. Franklin St., ...

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Nate Silver on Hillary Clinton’s email revelations: Wiener is such a ‘tragicomic figure… he could insulate Clinton’ – Business Insider

Posted on 29 October 2016 by admin


Business Insider

Nate Silver on Hillary Clinton's email revelations: Wiener is such a 'tragicomic figure... he could insulate Clinton'
Business Insider
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton talks to staff members, including aide Huma Abedin ( U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton talks to staff members, including aide Huma Abedin, onboard her campaign plane in White Plains.

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