Corporate News

Markets Right Now: Tax plan trouble sends US stocks lower

Dec 14, 2017

Stocks gave up an early gain and finished lower as the Republican tax overhaul plan hit another snag.

The Latest: Trump supports Disney's 21st Century Fox deal

Dec 14, 2017

The White House says President Donald Trump supports Disney's purchase of much of 21st Century Fox.

Ex-federal official indicted in bribery scheme at Hoover Dam

Dec 14, 2017

An ex-official for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in Nevada has been indicted on federal charges for his alleged role in a bribery scheme involving a government contract at the Hoover Dam

Scott M. Mills to become new BET president

Dec 14, 2017

Black Entertainment Television will soon have a new president

Will US companies put overseas cash to work? Don't bet on it

Dec 14, 2017

Will GOP tax plan put overseas corporate cash to work for the economy? Don't bet on it

Dakota Access developer, publication argue over lawsuit

Dec 14, 2017

The Texas-based developer of the Dakota Access pipeline and a Florida-based environmental publication are arguing in federal court in North Dakota over whether something billed as a social movement can be sued

Fox looks to wrap up Sky takeover in UK, hand over to Disney

Dec 14, 2017

21st Century Fox says it will continue to pursue its 11.7 billion ($15.4 billion) takeover offer for Sky, even though Disney is buying a large part of the company owned by Rupert Murdoch's family

NYT publisher stepping down, to be succeeded by son

Dec 14, 2017

The publisher of the New York Times Company is stepping down after 25 years

Lawsuit challenges cancellation of farmer fair practice rule

Dec 14, 2017

Farmers in Alabama and Nebraska have joined a fair trade group to sue the U.S. Department of Agriculture over the cancellation of rules that would have made it easier for farmers to demand better treatment when they contract with meatpacking companies.

US firm: Hackers interfered with industrial facility

Dec 14, 2017

A U.S. cybersecurity firm says that hackers disrupted the operations at an industrial facility using malicious software which interfered with safety equipment