J.C. Penney CEO Quits to Join Lowe's
Marvin Ellison is quitting his job as chief executive of struggling J.C. Penney to take over leadership of Lowe’s, another retailer in need of a...
Cambridge Analytica Tells Staff It's Liquidating
Cambridge Analytica, the firm at the heart of Facebook’s data scandal, is liquidating assets and has asked employees to vacate its London office.
U.S., China Edge Toward Trade Resolution
The U.S. and China are moving closer toward resolving their trade dispute, with the two sides agreeing on the outlines of a reprieve for Chinese...
Santos Rejects More-Than $10 Billion Offer as Oil Prices Rise
Australia’s Santos rejected a more than US$10 billion takeover bid by Harbour Energy Ltd. on Tuesday, saying the offer undervalued it given recent...
Highest-Paid Software and Services CEOs
Gary Norcross of Fidelity National Information Services was the highest-paid software executive in 2017 at $29.1 million.
In Trade War With U.S., China Gets the Upper Hand
Among all the trade fights that President Donald Trump has picked, his hand against China is the strongest. Yet Beijing, incredibly, appears to be...
Ad Group Announces Rules for Transparency in Political Advertising
The guidance requires advertisers to provide consumers with a link to a searchable database with more information about who placed the ad, their...
Banned From Amazon: The Shoppers Who Make too Many Returns
Amazon cultivated an image as a customer-friendly company in part by making it easy for shoppers to send back items they don’t want. Then it...
Zuckerberg Enters the Lion's Den: Privacy-Focused Europe
Top European lawmakers are set to interrogate Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over the company’s handling of alleged user-data misuse and election...
Is Tesla Abandoning the Mass Market?
Tesla has given its first signals that it’s giving up on its ambition to become a mass-market car maker, when Chief Executive Elon Musk admitted...
How the 'World's Most Comfortable Shoe' Is Challenging Nike and Adidas
Driven by word-of-mouth sales and an eco-focus, San Francisco's Allbirds has sold over a million shoes in two years. But can this Silicon Valley...
U.S., China Agree on Outline to Settle ZTE Controversy
The U.S. and China have agreed on the broad outline of a deal that would save imperiled Chinese telecom giant ZTE, as the two sides move closer to...