Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell did not appear at practice on Thursday in the portion that was open to the media. We break down the fantasy implications. Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell did not appear at practice on Thursday...Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. Deutsche Bank announced a huge writedown. German investment bank Deutsche Bank announced a €5.8 billion writedown of goodwill and a €600 million writedown on its 20% stake of Hua Xia Bank in China. The writedown has the bank projecting a €6.2 billion loss in the third quarter. Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. ABInBev upped its takeover off for SABMiller. ABInBev has raised its takeover bid for rival SABMiller to $103.9 billion. The latest offer equates to $64.30 per share, which is up from the previous two offers of $57.96 and $61. Show More Summary
Insider trading at DraftKings; IMF downgrades global outlook; Pure Storage IPO to test the waters; "NYC Pizza Rat Is Now A Sexy Halloween Costume"; and more.
Here is what you need to know. The Bud-Miller deal may be falling apart. "SABMiller Plc rejected an informal takeover offer from Anheuser-Busch InBev NV of about 66.4 billion pounds ($100 billion) that it considered too low, according to people familiar with the matter," Bloomberg reported. Show More Summary
Tsipras has work cut out for him; "Economic instabilities are showing no sign of dampening appetites for deal-making"; Merkel says fck VW, Germany is the place to take your biz; Schwarzman is in good with the Pope; "Australian artist to alter sexual cheeseburger mural"; and more.
Here is what you need to know. There are rumors Glencore is going to be taken over. Commodities giant Glencore was up as much as 70% in Hong Kong trade after rumors circulated management would listen to takeover offers. However, theShow More Summary
It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … And away we go … Credits and Debits Credit: After diving 250 points at the opening bell on Friday — thanks to a very ugly September jobs report — the Dow shook off the news and abruptly reversed course. It then began a […]
Kristin Chenoweth is all smiles as she strikes a pose at the NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony held at NASDAQ MarketSite on Thursday (October 1) in New York City. The Emmy and Tony-winning actress was joined by CNBC reporter Bertha Coombs as she rung the opening bell to kick start the day. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
Here is what you need to know. Today is jobs day. Bloomberg data shows Wall Street is expecting the addition of 201,000 nonfarm jobs and the unemployment rate to hold at 5.1%. Additionally, average hourly earnings are expected to post an increase of 2.4% year-over-year. Show More Summary
James Bell, the former CFO of Boeing, has joined Apple’s Board of Directors, the company announced today. Bell fills an opening left by former Apple board member Millard Drexler, who retired from the board in January. Tim Cook, Apple Chairman Art Levinson, and Bell have all provided quotes for the announcement: “James brings a wealth […]
Here is what you need to know. Congress has avoided a government shutdown (for now). Congress pieced together a stopgap deal that will keep the government funded through December 11. At some point this fall, Congress will also need to raise the debt ceiling. Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. Global stock markets posted their worst quarter in four years. Weakness began with China's "Black Monday" in late August and persisted over the next three months. Of the majors, China's Shanghai Composite crashed 28.6%, Germany's DAX tumbled 12.2% and Britain's FTSE fell 7.7%. Show More Summary
The gurgling synth bubbles, erratic tribal drums, and flighty vocals of Johanna Nordström open “At The Shore” on a peculiar note. Yet as the song evolves, it pulls you deep into an immersive jungle where swarms of voices, bells, keys, and synths flutter around like magic. The music of Jolympix, an art rock quartet from […]
Here is what you need to know. The Reserve Bank of India cut rates more than expected. India's central bank surprised markets by cutting its repo rate 50 basis points to 6.75% (7.00% expected). The central bank "front-loaded" its policy action to cushion the Indian economy from any China-related slowdown. Show More Summary
Market has trust issues with Fed; Dudley sees hike in 2015; "Wall Street banks are tracking everything employees do"; Why Warren Buffett was suited up for the Dolphins game; "Man Tries To Kill Spider With Lighter, Starts Gas Station Blaze"; and more.
Taco Bell just re-mixed everything... again. And trust us: This may be its best breakthrough yet. Today the company unveiled ta.co, a website where customers can, among other things, order their food online. This opens up a whole new...Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. Separatists won a majority in the Catalonia election. "Catalans have voted yes to independence," acting Catalan regional government head Artur Mas announced. Secessionists parties secured 72 of the 135Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. Yellen suggests the Fed will raise rates this year. Thursday evening, Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen delivered a speech titled "Inflation Dynamics and Monetary Policy." During her long-winded speech...Show More Summary
The restaurant tycoon discusses guitars, why he hates bell peppers, and Texas.