Fidelity Investments Holds Staff Meeting on Sexual Harassment After 2 Leave Over Allegations

The manager of Fidelity Investments’ stock-picking unit held an emergency meeting last week to reiterate the firm’s policies against sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior,...

US Stocks End Higher; S&P 500 & Dow Jones on 6-week Winning Streak

Wall Street capped a week with no shortage of milestones with a few more Friday. U.S. stocks closed modestly higher, lifting the Standard & Poor’s...

General Electric Aiming to Return to Industrial Roots

General Electric’s new CEO is starting to lay out bold plans to return the conglomerate to its industrial roots by slashing costs and streamlining...

Mayors Showcase Cities to Get Amazon’s Second Headquarters

Mayors from Toledo to Tulsa are so eager to woo Amazon’s much-vaunted second headquarters that they’ve been brandishing bourbon, selling the sun, whispering sweet nothings to...

Target Sees New Smaller Manhattan Store as Symbol of Where It’s Headed

Target sees its new smaller store in Manhattan as a symbol of where it’s headed. The store opening Friday, which is about one-third the...

US Home Construction Fell 4.7% in September

Construction of new homes fell 4.7 percent in September, the biggest decline in six months, reflecting weakness in both single-family activity and apartment building. The...

Airbus Strikes Deal With Canada’s Bombardier

Airbus scored a point in its high-stakes rivalry with Boeing by striking a deal just across the U.S. border. The European plane maker reached an...

US Industrial Production Rose 0.3% in September

U.S. industrial production rose a solid 0.3 percent in September, but the increase was limited due to the lingering damage from Hurricanes Harvey and...

White House Says Business Tax Cuts Will Give Families $4,000 More Annually

By slashing corporate tax rates, the Trump administration said Monday, the average U.S. household will get an estimated $4,000 more a year. This stunning 5...

The Weinstein Company Is In Talks with Colony Capital, Company of Tom Barrack, One...

Billionaire investor Tom Barrack is circling the ultimate distressed asset in Hollywood: the movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein. Barrack’s private investment firm, Colony Capital, is...

Tesla Fires Hundreds of Workers After Annual Performance Reviews

Tesla Motors fired hundreds of workers after completing its annual performance reviews, even though the electric automaker is trying to ramp up production to...

Unemployment Claims Fall to Lowest Level in 43 Years

The total number of laid-off workers receiving unemployment benefits fell to 1.89 million at the end of September, the Department of Labor reported Thursday,...

US Stocks Mixed as Retailers Fall & Tech Companies Rise

U.S. stocks are little changed Thursday afternoon as retailers and media companies decline but technology and industrial companies rise. Retailers are down after women’s...

Asian Shares Rise After Recent Record Highs on Wall Street

Asian shares advanced Thursday, taking their cue from the latest record highs on Wall Street. Chinese investors are holding back ahead of a key...

Royal Bank of Scotland Replaces Logo on London Office With NatWest Brand

Royal Bank of Scotland has removed its own logo from its flagship London office, replacing it with the more locally focused NatWest brand —...

General Electric Naming Trian Fund Management’s Ed Garden to Board

General Electric is naming Trian’s Ed Garden to its board, potentially signaling a shift toward becoming the leaner, industrial player that the investment fund...

Global Stock Markets Remain Steady

Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Monday with positive sentiment weighed down by jitters over developments in Spain’s Catalonia region, tensions over North...

Bankrupt German Airline Air Berlin to End Flights This Month

Bankrupt German airline Air Berlin says it’s preparing to end flights at the end of October. The dpa news agency reported Monday that in a...

LISTEN: Consider Deliberate Delay, Part 2 (Get Things Done! #64 with Daniel Whyte III)

https://soundcloud.com/danielwhyteiii/consider-deliberate-delay-part-2-get-things-done-64 The simple purpose of this podcast is to help you get things done every day so that you can accomplish something worthwhile with your...

Amazon is About to Decide if it Will Start Selling Drugs

Amazon is in the final stages of figuring out its strategy to get into the multibillion-dollar prescription drug market. The company will decide before Thanksgiving whether...