Fourth Estate Like other billionaires, Musk can’t resist the siren call of owning big media. The logo for Twitter appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Elon Musk is taking a 9.2 percent stake...
One of Twitter's loudest critics and most prominent users is now one of its biggest shareholders. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has bought up about 9.2 percent of Twitter, according to a regulatory filing Monday that detailed his stock purchases. The stock-buying...
Can't stand that old bookcase and dining table with the mismatched chairs you once thought looked so cool? If you bought them at Ikea, the retailer will pay you to get them back. The Swedish furniture and home goods chain...
Problems with global supply chains were supposed to be getting better by now. Instead, experts say they are getting worse. Russia's invasion of Ukraine, which cut off exports from Ukraine and put Russian businesses under sanction, has set off a...
Saving money can take a little extra effort: clipping coupons, searching for a promotional code, signing up for an email list.... But Amazon sometimes makes us check a box to save. Huh? Those orange "coupon" banners below the price on...
The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits dropped to a 52 1/2-year low last week, while unemployment rolls continued to shrink, pointing to rapidly diminishing labor market slack that will keep boosting wage inflation. The strength in...
Agriculture U.S.-based Cargill and other large agribusinesses are still operating in Russia, arguing they are essential to the global food supply. The Biden administration isn’t trying to stop them. President Joe Biden speaks during a Cabinet meeting at the White House...
Mackenzie Scott said Wednesday she has donated more than $3.8 billion to 465 organizations since June. In a Medium post, Scott said her team's focus in the past nine months continued to be helping underrepresented people from various backgrounds and...
DETROIT — General Motors is recalling more than 740,000 small SUVs in the U.S. because the headlight beams can be too bright and cause glare for oncoming drivers. The recall announced Tuesday comes after U.S. safety regulators turned down a...
James Bond is now an Amazon employee. The tech giant has closed its $8.5 billion deal to acquire MGM, the home of the Bond franchise and one of the most iconic movie studios in Hollywood history, Amazon announced Thursday. The move...

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