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Time Warner

Time Warner Shares Set to Drop a Third If Trump Blocks AT&T Merger

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) CEO Randall Stephenson says he does not believe there is any reason for Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) to sell CNN as part of a deal ...
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Is Fiat Chrysler in the Same Emissions Mess as Volkswagen?

It turns out that Volkswagen may not have been the only car company that in the wrong on emissions. Reports that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) is now being ...
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Google Self-Driving Car

10 Dangers of Self-Driving Cars

If every vehicle on U.S. streets and highways were fully loaded with self-driving (autonomous) technology, and if that technology were perfect, the country's roads would undoubtedly be much safer and ...
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Could a Privatized US Postal Service Follow on Cancelled Staples Contract?

In 2013, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) contracted with Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) to provide postal services in about 500 Staples stores. The reaction from the American Postal Workers Union ...
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Exporting

2016 Air Cargo Improves, but Trump a Wild Card for 2017

Air cargo volume increased by 6.9% year over year in November, on top of a 6.2% increase posted in October, according to data reported Wednesday by WorldACD Market Data. While ...
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5 Financial Giants Still Trading Under Book Value

As 2016 comes to an end, it is important to first look back and consider what has taken place and then to look forward to what may come in 2017. ...
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Endo International Is America’s Least Successful Company of 2016

Among U.S.-listed public companies, the worst performers over the course of a year are certain to include several biotech firms. Some biotechs also may appear on a list of the ...
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Automakers Catch a Break on Fuel Economy Rules

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) today announced that it is postponing a sharp increase in penalties for automakers found to be in noncompliance with federal corporate average fuel-economy ...
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Fiat Chrysler Faces Another Recall for Roll-Away Complaints

The U.S. National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating complaints that up to 1 million more Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) vehicles may roll away, even after the ...
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Money

FDIC Keeps Operating on Smaller Budgets

Banks and regulations may have yet another boost coming their way in 2017, on top of higher interest rates and lower regulations proposed by the Trump administration. The Federal Deposit ...
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Trump Takes a Shot at Lockheed’s F-35 Fighter

President-elect Donald Trump took a shot at one of the easiest targets on offer last Friday. In a TV interview Sunday, Trump called the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program "out ...
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Boeing Signs $17 Billion Deal with Iran, Challenges Republican Effort to Block Sales

Iran's official news agency, IRNA, said this morning that the Islamic Republic has signed an agreement with The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) to purchase 80 aircraft valued at around $16.6 ...
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Norwegian 737 MAX 8

US Approves Norwegian Air License, Puts a Smile on Boeing’s Face

After a delay of nearly three years, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DoT) on Friday approved a license for Norwegian Air Shuttle's Ireland-based unit to fly to and from the ...
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Money

What Steven Mnuchin in Treasury and Wilbur Ross in Commerce Mean in the Trump Economy

The election results are not even 30 days old, but President-Elect Donald Trump and his transition team already have named nominations for key cabinet positions. When it comes to the ...
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Trump Regulation Rollback Could Be Huge for 4 Telecom and Cable Giants

One of the hallmarks of the Trump campaign was the focus on eliminating unneeded and burdensome over-regulation. In fact, many business leaders have pointed to excessive rules and regulations as ...
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