Business

Renaissance Center, GM Headquarters, Detroit
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August 03, 2018 - 6:25 pm
General Motors has a plan to beef up auto security by hiring hackers.
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We Are Hiring
AP Photo/Lynne Sladky
August 03, 2018 - 3:05 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- The July jobs report showed that employers pulled back on hiring, but the job gains were still enough to lower the U.S. unemployment rate a tick to 3.9 percent from 4 percent. Employers added 157,000 jobs last month, a modest gain, the Labor Department said Friday. That's...
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Apple Logo
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August 02, 2018 - 12:36 pm
The milestone marks the triumph of stylish technology that has redefined what we expect from our gadgets ever since two mavericks named Steve started the company 42 years ago.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives for a child custody trial at the Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The music streaming service Spotify says it has removed some episodes of “The Alex Jones Show” podcast for violating its hate content policy. The company said late Wednesday that it takes reports of hate content seriously and reviews any podcast or song reported by customers. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File)
August 02, 2018 - 4:11 am
The music streaming service Spotify says it has removed some episodes of "The Alex Jones Show" podcast for violating its hate content policy. The move followed a backlash on social media. "We take reports of hate content seriously and review any podcast episode or song that is flagged by our...
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Facebook
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July 31, 2018 - 1:20 pm
Facebook said Tuesday that it has uncovered "sophisticated" efforts, possibly linked to Russia, to influence the midterm elections on its platforms.
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Uber
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July 30, 2018 - 2:02 pm
New York City made headlines last week for launching a new push to cap the number of Uber and other ridesharing vehicles operating in the city. But there is also potentially another thing on the horizon to be concerning to Uber and other companies.
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McDonald's Big Mac
AP Photo/Keith Srakocic
July 30, 2018 - 11:01 am
The company is celebrating the 1968 national launch of the double-decker sandwich whose ingredients of "two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions and a sesame seed bun" were seared into American memories by a TV jingle.
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Whiskey
Dreamstime
July 27, 2018 - 3:28 pm
Calling themselves “one big whiskey family,” the leaders of nine groups representing whiskey makers across the globe met in the heart of bourbon country Thursday to call for the removal of tariffs imposed on the liquor.
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Cable TV
Dreamstime
July 27, 2018 - 3:16 pm
The battle between New York state and the parent company of Spectrum cable has gone to a new level.
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(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 27, 2018 - 10:20 am
Twitter's stock plunged Friday morning after it reported a decline in its monthly users and warned that the number could fall further in the coming months. The more than 17 percent drop in share value at the opening bell comes one day after Facebook lost 19 percent of its value — its worst trading...
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