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World Jun 07Jeff Bezos plans to go to space in July aboard Blue Origin flight
In an Instagram post early Monday, Bezos said he, his brother, and the winner of an ongoing auction, will be aboard Blue Origin’s New Shepard spacecraft when it launches on July 20.
Economy Dec 01Nasdaq seeks mandatory board diversity for listed companies
Nasdaq is seeking U.S. authority to require more diversity in the board rooms of Nasdaq-listed companies.
Economy Feb 20Morgan Stanley to buy E-Trade for $13 billion
The deal is the latest chapter in Morgan Stanley's transformation from the scrappy, deal-doing, stock-trading investment bank to a more well-rounded financial firm.
Nation Feb 13McClatchy files for bankruptcy protection
McClatchy Co.'s 30 newsrooms, including The Charlotte Observer, The News & Observer in Raleigh, and The Star-Telegram in Fort Worth, will continue to operate as usual as the publisher reorganizes under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Health Feb 04Royal Caribbean cancels cruises to avoid spread of novel coronavirus
CEO Richard Fain said Royal Caribbean will likely have to cancel more sailings in the future and that the outbreak will likely impact future bookings in China.
Nation Nov 12Largest U.S. milk processor files for bankruptcy
An increasing variety of beverages, including teas and sodas, has hurt milk consumption. So have protein bars and other on-the-go breakfasts, which take the place of a morning bowl of cereal.
Nation Nov 01Google buys Fitbit for $2.1 billion
Google has struggled to stake a big presence in the wearables market, though this deal could give it more of an opportunity to compete with the Apple Watch.
Nation Sep 25Juul CEO steps down amid scrutiny over dangers of vaping
Juul is also shutting down broadcast, print and digital advertising and ending lobbying efforts on behalf of the e-cigarette.
Nation Jul 30What you need to know about the Capital One data breach
The alleged hacker, Paige A. Thompson, obtained Social Security and bank account numbers in some instances, as well other information such as names, birthdates, credit scores and self-reported income, the bank said Monday.
Arts Jul 17Apple, Google introduce new emoji that are more inclusive
Dozens of new emoji expand the number of images of human diversity.