Corporate News

Mother: Family will sue cruise company over toddler's death

Jul 22, 2019

The mother of an 18-month-old Indiana girl who fell to her death from a cruise ship in Puerto Rico says there are "a million things" the cruise company could have done to prevent her death

Hotels face battle over whether to help US house migrants

Jul 21, 2019

Hotels are feeling pressure from advocacy groups and unions not to house migrants who have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents

The Latest: Drugmaker: Email does not reflect company stance

Jul 20, 2019

A drugmaker says an email from a former employee telling a distributor to order more opioids even if they weren't needed is antithetical to the company's stance

Defense in murder case can obtain private social media posts

Jul 19, 2019

The California Supreme Court ruling has opened the way for defense lawyers in a gang-related murder trial to obtain private social media postings

US judge denies bail for ex-Peruvian president Toledo

Jul 19, 2019

A U.S. judge has denied bail for former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo after prosecutors argued he was a flight risk and pointed out officials found a suitcase with $40,000 in cash during his arrest

Boeing to take a $4.9 billion charge over grounded jet

Jul 18, 2019

The grounding of its 737 Max plane will cause Boeing to take a $4.9 billion charge and will cut $5.6 billion from the company's pre-tax income

Trump: Administration to review Pentagon computer contract

Jul 18, 2019

President Donald Trump says the administration will "take a very long look" at a massive multibillion-dollar contract the Pentagon is about to award for a cloud computing system

Netflix's subscriber growth tapers off in 2Q, stock tanks

Jul 17, 2019

Netflix's subscriber growth slows dramatically in second quarter with stiffer video streaming competition on the way

Bayer moving 500 jobs from North Carolina to St. Louis

Jul 16, 2019

Bayer is closing its crop science division headquarters in North Carolina and moving 500 jobs to the St. Louis area

Man pleads guilty in case tied to ex-St. Louis County leader

Jul 16, 2019

Businessman admits in federal court that he provided bribes as part of former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger's pay-to-play scheme