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Today β€” November 17th 2018Transport

Aston Martin turns to foreign suppliers to drive growth

Historic British marque to cut small UK suppliers who can’t keep up with expansion

  • November 17th 2018 at 06:15

Bike-sharing service Ofo highlights risk for rival start-ups

Chinese group’s rapid expansion ran into problems in London and UK

  • November 17th 2018 at 06:02

Senators 'gravely concerned' over Facebook's ties to political research firm

By Didi Martinez and Jasmin Boyce

A letter from the senators adds to what has become Facebook’s latest crisis over its handling of Russia’s activity on the social network.

  • November 16th 2018 at 23:19

Millennials 'can't even' with the new Monopoly, where players collect experiences not cash

By Alyssa Newcomb

In Monopoly for Millennials, the tagline is: “Forget real estate. You can’t afford it, anyway."

  • November 16th 2018 at 19:43

Household debt hit a record high of $13.5 trillion last quarter

By Reuters

Total household debt is now $837 billion higher than its previous peak, which was in 2008 before the recession.

  • November 16th 2018 at 19:10

What's under the tree this year? Bigger credit card bills

By Martha C. White

Tax experts warn that changes to IRS withholding tables mean people could get a smaller tax refund — and less money to pay off that holiday spending tab.

  • November 16th 2018 at 18:07

Hockney painting breaks record for most expensive work by living artist

By Reuters

The previous record for a work by a living artist was held by Jeff Koons' sculpture "Balloon Dog," which sold for $58.4 million in 2013.

  • November 16th 2018 at 15:17

Driverless cars will lead to more sex on the road, study says

By Alyssa Newcomb

"It is quite likely that autonomous vehicles will lead to prostitution, whether legal or illegal, taking place in moving autonomous vehicles in the future,” said one researcher.

  • November 15th 2018 at 21:42

BeyoncΓ© buys out Ivy Park from billionaire businessman accused of harassment

By Alyssa Newcomb

Her former business partner is known as 'Britain's Donald Trump' for his aggressive deal-making and his billion-dollar fortune.

  • November 15th 2018 at 18:52

British pound plunges again amid Brexit chaos

By Reuters

"It seems sterling is now a barometer of Theresa May's ability to hold on to her job," said one analyst.

  • November 15th 2018 at 13:04

Helipads and airport lounges: The perks cities offered for Amazon's HQ2

By Jasmin Boyce

In addition to the smaller incentives, Amazon is expected to reap more than $2 billion in tax incentives between the two winners.

  • November 15th 2018 at 02:22

PG&E stock price tumbles ahead of lawsuit by California fire victims

By Corky Siemaszko

"If the Utility's equipment is determined to be the cause, the Utility could be subject to significant liability in excess of insurance coverage," the company said in document filed with the SEC, which was obtained by CNBC.

  • November 14th 2018 at 23:52

Beware of tech money in entertainment, Liberty Media execs warn

By Claire Atkinson

"No traditional media player would find it possible to play on these terms," said Greg Maffei, CEO of Liberty Media.

  • November 14th 2018 at 22:45

Long Island City protesters tell Amazon, 'Stay the helipad out!'

By Alyssa Newcomb

'Why can Google bring 20,000 jobs here without any public subsidies but Amazon needs $3 billion?' asked one state senator.

  • November 14th 2018 at 22:18

British PM May faces ferocious opposition to Brexit plan

By Alastair Jamieson

Even though Prime Minister Theresa May won backing from her own ministers, she must now get approval from lawmakers despite a thin parliamentary majority.

  • November 14th 2018 at 20:54

Mexican tequila industry says 'No, gracias' to Elon Musk's 'Teslaquila'

By Reuters

"If it wants to make Teslaquila...it would have to associate itself with an authorized tequila producer and request authorization," said a Mexican drinks industry group.

  • November 14th 2018 at 13:17

Rising home prices and interest rates squeeze all but the richest homebuyers

By Martha C. White

President Donald Trump's short-term stimulus is pushing up borrowing costs and eliminating deductions in some markets.

  • November 14th 2018 at 12:56

SEC subpoenas Snap amid probe into 'growth hacking' and misleading investors

By Reuters

Investors are alleging Snap misled the public about how competition from Instagram had affected the company's growth.

  • November 14th 2018 at 12:35

Millennials are charting new territory in 'doing good' with their money

By Jean Chatzky

Millennials aren’t just putting socially responsible investing on the map — they’re changing the playing field for all investors and demanding more from corporate America.

  • November 14th 2018 at 10:33

Latino business owners face barriers to expanding

By Nicole Acevedo

Three hurdles hold back Latino business owners’ economic growth: credit score problems, limited funding sources and a business knowledge gap.

  • November 14th 2018 at 01:11
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