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Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 05:58 PM EST

BBJ Report: MIT-Born Company to Sell Electric Scooters

BBJ Report: MIT-Born Company to Sell Electric Scooters

MIT-born Superpedestrian to sell electric scooters."  ">Technology reporter Kelly O'Brien joins necn to discuss his story, "MIT-born Superpedestrian to sell electric scooters."  

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 10:55 AM EST

Girl Scouts' New Cookie Season Underway

Girl Scouts' New Cookie Season Underway

It's National Cookie Day and a few Girl Scouts are gearing up for their annual cookie sale!

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 11:06 AM EST

Popular Q&A Site Says Hackers Stole Info on 100M Users

Popular Q&A Site Says Hackers Stole Info on 100M Users

Quora, the popular question-and-answer website, said Monday evening that hackers broke into one of its systems and compromised information from approximately 100 million users. CEO Adam D'Angelo said in a blog...

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 06:12 AM EST

Indeed to Add 500 Jobs in Connecticut

Indeed to Add 500 Jobs in Connecticut

Indeed, the human resources company that runs the job search website, is expanding in Connecticut, according to the governor’s office.

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 04:45 PM EST

Stock Market Plunges on Doubts Over Trump's Trade Deal

Stock Market Plunges on Doubts Over Trump's Trade Deal

Stocks fell sharply on Tuesday in the biggest decline since the October rout as investors worried about a bond-market phenomenon signaling a possible economic slowdown. Lingering worries around U.S.-China trade...

Monday, Dec 3, 2018 at 06:43 PM EST

BBJ Report: Waltham's Tesaro to Be Acquired for $5.1B

BBJ Report: Waltham's Tesaro to Be Acquired for $5.1B

Waltham's Tesaro to be acquired by GlaxoSmithKline for $5.1B."  ">Life sciences reporter Allison DeAngelis joins necn to discuss her story, "Waltham's Tesaro to be acquired by GlaxoSmithKline for $5.1B."  

Monday, Dec 3, 2018 at 01:46 PM EST

New 'Netflix' Model of Car Ownership: Driving Without Debt

New 'Netflix' Model of Car Ownership: Driving Without Debt

Automakers, dealers and start-ups now offer car subscriptions as an alternative to the traditional financing model, which increasingly involves going into significant debt. The services typically charge a...

Monday, Dec 3, 2018 at 09:59 PM EST

US-China Trade Truce Sends US Stocks Solidly Higher

US-China Trade Truce Sends US Stocks Solidly Higher

A welcome truce in the escalating U.S.-China trade dispute put investors in a buying mood Monday, sending U.S. stocks solidly higher and extending the market's gains from last week. The broad rally, which lost...

Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 at 10:05 PM EST

US-China Trade Truce Seen Boosting US Stock Market

US-China Trade Truce Seen Boosting US Stock Market

The truce in the trade dispute between the U.S. and China should boost rattled financial markets, at least likely through year's end, experts say. But the stock market's wild gyrations of recent months likely...

Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 at 06:44 AM EST

US, China Reach 90-Day Ceasefire on Tariffs in Trade Dispute

US, China Reach 90-Day Ceasefire on Tariffs in Trade Dispute

The United States and China reached a 90-day ceasefire in a trade dispute that has rattled financial markets and threatened world economic growth. The breakthrough came after a dinner meeting between President...

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