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New York Times
Les Moonves Obstructed Investigation Into Misconduct Claims, Report Says
New York Times
Facing multiple sexual misconduct allegations and fearing his career as an entertainment titan was over, Leslie Moonves, the chief executive of CBS, destroyed evidence and misled investigators in an attempt to preserve his reputation and save a ...
New York City just became the first US city to set a minimum wage for Uber and Lyft drivers
New York City is the first US city to adopt a minimum wage for drivers working for ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft. The city's Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) said on Tuesday that it passed rules that will require "high volume" drivers of ...
Water utility firm beats Google, Salesforce and SAP in Glassdoor ranking of best places to work in the UK
A water utilities group operating in the east of England has been crowned the best place to work in the U.K. for 2019, according to jobs website Glassdoor. Anglian Water topped a list of companies seen as strategically investing in work culture and ...
Asian markets dip after Wall Street's plunge
Shares were moderately lower in Asia on Wednesday following a bloodletting on Wall Street as goodwill generated by a truce between the U.S. and China over trade evaporated in confusion over what the two sides had agreed upon. On Tuesday, the Dow ...
Too Much Vitamin D in Dry Dog Food Prompts FDA to Expand Recall for Certain Brands
An additional recall was announced on Monday by the Food and Drug Administration for certain brands of dry dog food. The recall states that the impacted brands contain too much Vitamin D. While the vitamin is essential for dogs, too much Vitamin D can ...
Burger King sells Whoppers for a penny at McDonald's locations to promote its app
For a limited time, fans of Burger King's Whopper can buy it for a penny — if they're at a McDonald's restaurant. Burger King is promoting the relaunch of its app by trolling its rival. The app uses geofencing to determine if the customer qualifies ...
Treasury suggests review of postal rates – but not just for Amazon
A task force commissioned by President Trump to evaluate the Postal Service's business model is recommending a slew of options to make it more profitable. But it did not go so far as to say the financially strapped Postal Service is losing money to ...
Wall Street Journal
Takeda Wins Shareholder Approval for Its Shire Megadeal
Wall Street Journal
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. won approval from shareholders Wednesday for its $62 billion bid for the U.K.-listed Shire PLC, clearing the path for the biggest-ever overseas acquisition by a Japanese company. Wednesday's vote bolstered Takeda Chief ...
Former Red Robin burger chain CEO dead from self-inflicted gunshot, reports say
Michael Synder, the former CEO of the Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews restaurant chain, died of a self-inflicted gunshot Sunday at his home in Washington state, according to reports. Snyder, 68, shot himself in the head while sitting on a bench in ...
Exclusive: China's Unipec to buy US oil after Xi-Trump tariff truce
BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Chinese oil trader Unipec plans to resume U.S. crude shipments to China by March after the Xi-Trump deal at the G20 meeting reduced the risk of tariffs being imposed on these imports, three sources with knowledge of the ...