Amazon CEO and world’s richest person Jeff Bezos is now even richer, according to an estimate Friday by Bloomberg.
As CNBC reports, Bezos’ net worth surpassed $100 billion on Friday. Amazon shares hit a record...
Friday, Nov 24, 2017 at 02:15 PM CST
Alabama's Largest Mall Closes Early After Thanksgiving Brawl
Shoppers were ushered out of Alabama's largest shopping mall, which closed about 40 minutes early after a brawl broke out the night before Black Friday.
AL.com reports that police and firefighters responded...
Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 10:46 AM CST
The Last Straw? Uber Loyalists Tested by String of Scandals
Uber has managed to hold the title of world's largest ride-hailing service despite its seemingly endless string of scandals.
Its latest misbehavior involving a data breach cover-up revealed this week could...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 07:12 PM CST
Small Retailers Aim for Emotional Ties Big Chains May Lack
Some smaller retailers will tug at shoppers' heartstrings during the holidays, trying to create an emotional experience or connection that a big national chain might not provide.
Store owners are going well...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 06:35 PM CST
Trump SoHo to Shed the 'Trump' Amid Reports of Sagging Business
The Trump SoHo hotel is dropping the name it shares with the U.S. president.
The Trump Organization said Wednesday that it is ending its licensing deal with the New York hotel amid reports that the property has...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:40 PM CST
Mike Flynn Business Partner Now Subject of Mueller Probe
A former business associate of Michael Flynn has become a subject of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation for his role in the failure of Flynn's former lobbying firm to disclose its work on behalf...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 03:47 PM CST
Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts
Facebook says it will show users if they followed or 'liked' Russia propaganda accounts on its service or on Instagram.
The company said Wednesday it will launch a portal to let people see which accounts of the...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 02:41 PM CST
At $1 Billion a Day, Online Shopping Has Set New Record
It's barely Thanksgiving and online shoppers have already spent $28.6 billion shopping online, 18 percent more than they did last year, according to Adobe Analytics.
Cyber Monday, the Monday after Thanksgivin...
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 05:15 AM CST
Toys R Us Cancels Orders Discounted With Coupon Glitch
Many parents were left frustrated and angry Saturday after their Toys R Us purchases were canceled by the company.
Some customers shared three coupon codes online that were intended for use by Toys R Us credit...
Meg Whitman, who oversaw the breakup of one of Silicon Valley's pioneering companies, is stepping down as CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co.
HPE said Tuesday that Whitman will hand over the reins of the...