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Apple issues security warning for iCloud
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service in China. [...] several news...
Oct 22, 2014 | 10:22 AM
Business Highlights
Worries about a slowdown in global growth drove oil prices and global stock indices sharply lower. BALTIMORE (AP) — Manufacturers and distributors of impermeable gowns and full-body suits meant to protect medical workers from Ebola are scrambling...
Oct 22, 2014 | 10:22 AM
Passenger jets push Boeing’s profit up 18 percent
Third-quarter earnings come in almost 10 percent higher than the average forecast.
Oct 22, 2014 | 10:22 AM
Passenger jets push Boeing's profit up 18 percent
Robust demand for commercial jets and an increased pace of production helped Boeing earn $1.36 billion in the third quarter, up 18 percent from the same period last year.
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM
Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market
After more than five years of stock market gains, investors could be forgiven for worrying that big sell-offs may be the harbingers of bigger slumps.
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM
Stocks edge up on earnings reports, Europe hopes
Good news on corporate earnings nudged U.S. stocks mostly higher in early trading Wednesday, a day after the Standard and Poor's 500 index had its best day of the year. Investors were also encouraged by a government report showing U.S. inflation is...
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM
AbbVie scraps $52B Shire deal after U.S. tax changes
The scrapped $52 billion deal between drugmakers AbbVie and Shire is the largest casualty yet of rules announced last month by the U.S. Treasury Department to make tax-inversion deals more difficult.
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM
FTC names privacy expert as chief technologist
The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday named an outspoken Internet privacy expert, Ashkan Soltani, as its chief technologist in a move that signals the agency's focus on protecting consumers' online privacy.
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM
Apple issues security warning for iCloud
Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service in China.
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM
Daimler sells stake in Tesla for $780 million
Daimler AG says it has sold its 4 percent stake in electric car maker Tesla for $780 million. The buyer was not disclosed. The Germany-based parent of Mercedes-Benz says its partnership with Tesla Motors Inc. is unaffected. Tesla made the battery...
Oct 22, 2014 | 9:22 AM