State Street dropped 7 percent on Friday, on track for its worst day in two years, after announcing it will suspend a share buyback to acquire Charles River Development.
Customers of Virgin Media will no longer be able to watch UKTV channels, including Dave and Gold, following a digital rights dispute. The issue revolves around the BBC's claim to the streaming rights of its programming, which it does not want to make freely available through UKTV's Play on-demand
Pakistani officials say the melting of a glacier has unleashed landslides and floods in the country's northern district of Ghizer, inundating dozens of homes and displacing hundreds of people. Mohammad Khalid, a local police official, said Friday that authorities are sending relief supplies to the
Waymo, the Google subsidiary testing self-driving technology on public roads, is picking up speed. The company’s autonomous vehicles just drove 8 million miles on public roads. What’s more, it took the company just one month to go from 7 million miles to 8 million miles driven. “We’re driving now at
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Aid group Doctors Without Borders is closing an obstetrics hospital in the Haitian capital that it opened in the aftermath of the devastating January 2010 earthquake.
The Seattle Mariners announced a multiyear contract extension for manager Scott Servais on Friday as the club opened the second half of the season in position to potentially end the longest current playoff drought in the four major pro sports. Servais agreed to the extension with the Mariners sitting
The Thai secretary to an international panel set up by Myanmar to advise on the Rohingya crisis quit his post, dealing another blow to the credibility of a body meant to demonstrate the government's commitment to resolving the issue. Explaining his decision Kobsak Chutikul, a retired ambassador
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it has suspended Boston-based analytics firm Crimson Hexagon while it investigates how it collects and shares Facebook and Instagram's user data.
While the NFL's goal was to end the conversation surrounding anthem protests, their new policy only ensured that it would remain a storyline heading into the 2018 season. The clear missteps of the new anthem policy show an astounding lack of foresight from NFL owners hoping to keep the focus on
A person familiar with an investigation into President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says the attorney secretly recorded Trump discussing a payment to an ex-Playboy model who said she had an affair with him. The person told The Associated Press on Friday the FBI has the recording, made two
LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says reports of bleak living and working conditions for members of the women's soccer team he co-owns are "unacceptable" and will be fixed.
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SAN ANTONIO, Texas (AP) — A baby girl is guaranteed food for life — and a job — after her mother gave birth in a Chick-fil-A bathroom.
Just a month after funeral services for his sister-in-law, comic-actor David Spade was back to business, promoting his new movie. Fashion designer Kate Spade was married to David's brother, entrepreneur Andy Spade. Kate Spade killed herself in June.
Donald Trump also lashed out at the EU and the Federal Reserve in an interview on Friday. Donald Trump escalated economic global tensions on Friday, lashing out a range of targets that included the European Union, the Federal Reserve and China, indicating that he is prepared to raise tariffs on Chinese
Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill Friday banning smoking at New Jersey's public beaches and parks, yet local communities can explicitly opt out and set aside a small section for smoking. The Democratic governor signed a measure that was passed by the state Legislature last month. While advertised
"Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian spots unusual activity in China ETF (FXI) and JPMorgan. Plus: a trade update on Microsoft and Cleveland-Cliffs.