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Amazon
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October 02, 2018 - 9:56 am
Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month.
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FILE- This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the logo for Verizon above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Cellular companies such as Verizon are looking to challenge traditional cable companies with residential internet service that promises to be ultra-fast, affordable and wireless. Using an emerging wireless technology known as 5G, Verizon’s 5G Home service provides an alternative to cable for connecting laptops, phones, TVs and other devices over Wi-Fi. It launches in four U.S. cities on Monday, Oct. 1. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
October 01, 2018 - 12:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Cellular companies such as Verizon are looking to challenge traditional cable companies with residential internet service that promises to be ultra-fast, affordable and wireless. Using an emerging wireless technology known as 5G, Verizon's 5G Home service provides an alternative to...
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Elon Musk
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September 29, 2018 - 6:26 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk have agreed to pay a total of $40 million and make a series of concessions to settle a government lawsuit alleging Musk duped investors with misleading statements about a proposed buyout of the company. The settlement allows Musk to remain CEO of the...
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Les Moonves
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September 28, 2018 - 7:53 pm
CBS reports it has been subpoenaed by a New York City prosecutor for information related to sexual misconduct against its former chief executive officer Les Moonves.
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Elon Musk
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September 28, 2018 - 2:16 pm
Has Elon Musk run out of gas at Tesla?
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Facebook
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September 28, 2018 - 1:25 pm
In a blog post , the company says hackers exploited its "View As'' feature, which lets people see what their profiles look like to someone else. Facebook says it has taken steps to fix the security problem and alerted law enforcement.
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Amazon 4-Star in SoHo
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September 27, 2018 - 4:28 pm
The company opened a new store, Amazon 4-Star, in SoHo on Spring Street, selling items that are rated four stars or above on its website.
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Dunkin' Donuts
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September 25, 2018 - 2:26 pm
Dunkin' is dropping the donuts — from its name, anyway. Doughnuts are still on the menu, but the company is renaming itself "Dunkin'" to reflect its increasing emphasis on coffee and other drinks. The 68-year-old chain has toyed with the idea for a while. In 2006, it released a new motto — "America...
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FILE- In this Sept. 14, 2018, file photo specialist Meric Greenbaum, left, and trader Gregory Rowe work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Sept. 21. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
September 21, 2018 - 11:54 am
Major U.S. stock indexes moved mostly higher in morning trading Friday, extending gains from a day earlier when the market climbed to all-time highs. Gains in industrial, technology and health care companies outweighed losses in banks and materials stocks. Energy companies rose along with the price...
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Amazon Microwave
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September 20, 2018 - 5:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon wants the most basic of tasks to be controlled by voice, from microwaving potatoes to switching up the music in the car. The company unveiled several gadgets on Thursday, furthering Amazon's goal of placing its Alexa voice assistant everywhere its customers are. Among the new...
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