GOP Steams Ahead With Tax Overhaul
Republicans are powering tax overhaul plans through Congress with remarkable speed, having departed town for a Thanksgiving recess Friday after...
Tax Talks Advance Without an Analysis of Economic Impact
The tax debate that consumed Congress this week was missing an ingredient Republicans say is essential to any realistic analysis of changes in the...
U.S. Housing Starts Rose in October
U.S. housing starts rose in October to the highest level in a year, a sign home builders are getting back on track after hurricane activity weighed...
Tax Proposals Most Likely to Pass in Washington
Lawmakers in the House and Senate have separate tax-overhaul bills with a multitude of differences, but the similarities between them are a good...
Google Has Picked an Answer for You---Too Bad It's Often Wrong
Going beyond search, the internet giant is presenting itself as an oracle by promoting a single result over all others as a definitive answer. Many...
Caesars Entertainment to Buy Indiana Casinos in $1.7 Billion Deal
Caesars Entertainment Corp. plans to buy two Indiana casinos in a $1.7 billion deal, just weeks after it finished up a large bankruptcy proceeding.
Comcast Approached 21st Century Fox About an Acquisition
Comcast Corp has approached 21st Century Fox and expressed in interest in an acquisition, according to people familiar with the matter. It is...
Meredith Has Submitted a Bid for Time Inc. of $17 to $20 a Share
Meredith Corp. has made a takeover bid for storied magazine publisher Time Inc. in the range of $17 to $20 a share, according to people familiar...
Fed's Williams: Time For Central Bankers to Weigh New Policy Toolkit
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams called again on Thursday for policy makers to rethink how they conduct monetary...
BuzzFeed Set to Miss Revenue Target, Signaling Turbulence in Media
Digital publisher BuzzFeed is on track to miss its revenue target for this year by a significant amount, the latest sign that troubles in the...
House Passes GOP Tax-Overhaul Bill
The House of Representatives passed a bill that would usher in the most far-reaching overhaul of the U.S. tax system in 31 years, backing a plan...
FCC Rolls Back Limits on Local Broadcast Ownership
The Federal Communications Commission reversed longstanding limits on local ownership of TV stations as well as radio stations and newspapers,...