Daily breaking news

❌ About FreshRSS
There are new available articles, click to refresh the page.
Today β€” August 20th 2019Your RSS feeds
Before yesterdayYour RSS feeds

Calls to Boycott β€˜Mulan’ Erupt After Star Voices Support for Hong Kong Police

By Daniel Victor

The actress Liu Yifei said on social media that she backed the Hong Kong police, who have been criticized for their use of force against protesters.

Wells Fargo Closed Their Accounts, but the Fees Continued to Mount

By Emily Flitter

When the bank closes customers’ accounts, it doesn’t always mean money stops going out. That can leave customers with hefty overdraft charges.

Alibaba’s Strong Results Suggest Chinese Consumers Are Still Spending

By Sui-Lee Wee and Raymond Zhong

Though growth has slowed, the e-commerce giant’s results signal that the country’s consumers still feel comfortable enough to open their wallets.

Jeffrey Epstein’s Opaque Finances Could Become Focal Point for Investigators

By Emily Steel, Matthew Goldstein, Steve Eder and David Enrich

Tens of millions of dollars flowed among Mr. Epstein’s bank accounts and companies. The question of where that money came from is likely to be a key focus after his death.

β€˜Take It Like a Gift’: Chase Erases Canadian Credit Card Debts

By Stacy Cowley

JPMorgan Chase made the unusual choice to forgive customers’ balances as it exits the credit card business in Canada.

Colonel Killed in Vietnam War Finally Came Home. His Son Flew the Plane.

By Neil Vigdor

Col. Roy A. Knight Jr. received full military honors after a Southwest Airlines flight carrying his remains landed at Love Field in Dallas.

JPMorgan Kept Jeffrey Epstein as a Client Despite Internal Warnings

By Emily Flitter and Jessica Silver-Greenberg

Mary Erdoes, one of the bank’s top executives, defended doing business with Mr. Epstein after an internal compliance review concluded he should be dumped.

Netflix Signs the Duo Behind HBO’s β€˜Game of Thrones’

By John Koblin and Nicole Sperling

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss agreed to a deal that will have them creating new TV shows and films for the streaming giant.

Lyft’s Losses Continue, but Company Says They Will Abate

By Kate Conger

With its number of ride-hailing passengers and trip fees growing, Lyft said its losses would not be as bad as it previously thought.

New York Times Up to 4.7 Million Subscribers as Profits Dip

By Marc Tracy

The subscription number, combining print and digital, was a new high. But the company predicted a drop in ad revenue for the rest of the year.

Disney Earnings Disappoint in First Full Quarter After Fox Deal

By Brooks Barnes

Profit was down 51 percent from a year earlier as assets acquired from 21st Century Fox underperformed and losses from streaming mounted.