Consumer Discretionary

Epic says lawsuit against Apple is about 'basic freedoms of consumers'

Epic says lawsuit against Apple is about 'basic freedoms of consumers'

8 hours ago   |   iMore

Epic is really pushing to get its app store on the iPhone. What you need to know Tim Sweeney had more to say about its fight against Apple and Google. The Epic Games CEO sent...
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Hyundai Motor to Make Electric Cars in Singapore: Straits Times

9 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Hyundai Motor Co. will manufacture electric vehicles in Singapore starting in 2022, the Straits Times reported.
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Citi's $900 Million Blunder Raises Stakes in Revlon Showdown

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Even for Citigroup Inc., it was big money. On Wednesday, loan operations staff at the New York bank wired $900 million, seemingly on behalf of Revlon Inc., to lenders of the...
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After Tirade Against Saudis, Pakistan Seeks to Ease Tensions

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Pakistan's military chief Qamar Javed Bajwa will head to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to ease tensions after his country's top diplomat blasted the kingdom for failing to condemn...
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Bayern Munich Write History In 8-2 Victory Over Barcelona

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

The German Rekordmeister dismantled Barcelona 8-2 in what was the biggest victory by any club in a single Champions League knockout stage game.
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Harvey Weinstein Victims' Sexual Abuse Settlement Took Years To Create And Crumbled Within Minutes. What Comes Next?

13 hours ago   |   Forbes

Weinstein and his legal team seek to fold the proposed settlement into ongoing Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. As the victims continue to fight for a slice of a pie that...
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Novogratz Says Stock-Market Bubble Will Probably Pop If Biden Wins

13 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Cryptocurrency investor Michael Novogratz, while a big fan of Democrats, said the relentless rally in the stock market could end if Joe Biden wins the U.S. presidency.
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Spotify, Epic Games, Facebook: Major Companies Take Aim At Apple's App Store Fee

13 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

Facebook on Friday became the latest company to object to a 30% App Store fee.
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U.S. Postal Service Adds First Surcharges Ahead of Holiday Rush

13 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The U.S. Postal Service is rolling out its first peak-season surcharges for commercial package deliveries as the agency seeks to cope with costs from the coronavirus pandemic...
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Marketers are turning to social listening during the coronavirus pandemic - here's what they're using it for

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Social listening is the practice of gathering consumer conversations in social media and then using those insights to inform or support business activities. Marketers are using...
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President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

It remains unclear how the president's orders will affect the app's 100 million U.S. users. Read more ...

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California's power operator was directed to turn off electricity to approximately 200,000 to 250,000 customers at a time in rotating power outages. Read more ...

Humane society seeks donations after cat, kittens abandoned

Humane society seeks donations after cat, kittens abandoned

A cat who was in active labor was found abandoned in a box Thursday in Claremont, according to the Sullivan County Humane Society. Read more ...

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month. Read more ...

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

A former FBI attorney is preparing to plead guilty to altering an email used to obtain a surveillance warrant on former Trump campaign aide Carter Page. The attorney, Kevin... Read more ...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized in New York

Robert Trump, the younger brother of President Donald Trump, is hospitalized in New York, the White House confirmed Friday. Read more ...

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

The Pirates' game Saturday in Cincinnati is up in the air after a Reds player tested positive for COVID-19. Read more ...

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Alex Ovechkin welcomed himself to the postseason Friday night, but the Islanders took a 2-0 series lead anyways. Barry Trotz's crew withstood a two-goal game from the dangerous... Read more ...

Pompeo lashes out as U.N. Security Council rejects extension to Iran arms...

Pompeo lashes out as U.N. Security Council rejects extension to Iran arms embargo

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned the United Nations Security Council for rejecting a U.S. resolution to extend the arms embargo on Iran. The council voted to... Read more ...

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Clayton Kershaw allowed one hit over seven brilliant innings, Cody Bellinger hit a pair of two-run homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the Freeway... Read more ...