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Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 08:12 PM EST

Small Retailers Aim for Emotional Ties Big Chains May Lack

Small Retailers Aim for Emotional Ties Big Chains May Lack

Some smaller retailers will tug at shoppers' heartstrings during the holidays, trying to create an emotional experience or connection that a big national chain might not provide. Store owners are going well...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 07:35 PM EST

Trump SoHo to Shed the 'Trump' Amid Reports of Sagging Business

Trump SoHo to Shed the 'Trump' Amid Reports of Sagging Business

The Trump SoHo hotel is dropping the name it shares with the U.S. president. The Trump Organization said Wednesday that it is ending its licensing deal with the New York hotel amid reports that the property has...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 05:40 PM EST

Mike Flynn Business Partner Now Subject of Mueller Probe

Mike Flynn Business Partner Now Subject of Mueller Probe

A former business associate of Michael Flynn has become a subject of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation for his role in the failure of Flynn's former lobbying firm to disclose its work on behalf...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:47 PM EST

Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts

Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts

Facebook says it will show users if they followed or 'liked' Russia propaganda accounts on its service or on Instagram. The company said Wednesday it will launch a portal to let people see which accounts of the...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 03:41 PM EST

At $1 Billion a Day, Online Shopping Has Set New Record

At $1 Billion a Day, Online Shopping Has Set New Record

It's barely Thanksgiving and online shoppers have already spent $28.6 billion shopping online, 18 percent more than they did last year, according to Adobe Analytics. Cyber Monday, the Monday after Thanksgivin...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 06:15 AM EST

Toys R Us Cancels Orders Discounted With Coupon Glitch

Toys R Us Cancels Orders Discounted With Coupon Glitch

Many parents were left frustrated and angry Saturday after their Toys R Us purchases were canceled by the company. Some customers shared three coupon codes online that were intended for use by Toys R Us credit...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 03:00 AM EST

Meg Whitman Stepping Down as HP Enterprise CEO

Meg Whitman Stepping Down as HP Enterprise CEO

Meg Whitman, who oversaw the breakup of one of Silicon Valley's pioneering companies, is stepping down as CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. HPE said Tuesday that Whitman will hand over the reins of the...

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 07:38 PM EST

BBJ Report: Christmas Strike for Tufts Nurses?

BBJ Report: Christmas Strike for Tufts Nurses?

Reporter Jessica Bartlett joins necn to discuss her story, "Tufts Medical Center nurses could strike on Christmas."

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 11:01 PM EST

Uber Hid Hack That Exposed Data of 57M Users and Drivers

Uber Hid Hack That Exposed Data of 57M Users and Drivers

Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers. So far,...

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 11:44 AM EST

Year End Saving More Important Than Year End Sales

Year End Saving More Important Than Year End Sales

With Black Friday days away and the holiday season right around the corner, many of us are in spending mode! The spending may be buying gifts, doorbuster deals for ourselves or end of year bargains on things...

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