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Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company

Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company

Uber Chief Business Officer Emil Michael has left the company, according to an email obtained by the New York Times and confirmed by NBC News. Michael will be replaced by David Richter. Uber’s Board of Directors... »

Longtime GE CEO Stepping Down After Transforming the Company

Longtime GE CEO Stepping Down After Transforming the Company

General Electric says Jeff Immelt is stepping down as CEO and John Flannery, president and CEO of the conglomerate's health care unit, will take over the post in August. The 61-year-old Immelt will stay on... »

Verizon Wants to Make Web Ad Dollars With Yahoo Purchase

Verizon Wants to Make Web Ad Dollars With Yahoo Purchase

Verizon has a simple goal in buying Yahoo: It wants to challenge Google and Facebook in the huge and lucrative field of digital advertising. But Verizon faces its own challenge in doing so, given that it will be... »

Company Recalls Cashews Over Possible Glass in Snacks

Company Recalls Cashews Over Possible Glass in Snacks

New Jersey-based Star Snacks Co. announced it is voluntarily recalling two lots of Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt due to the possibility of the presence of glass pieces. »

Mom Seeks Friends: New App Matches Moms

Mom Seeks Friends: New App Matches Moms

A new app on the tech scene allows for new moms from different walks of life to connect with each other nearby in a Tinderesque fashion, reported NBC News. Peanut, a new app created by mom Michelle Kennedy... »

Gymboree Files For Bankruptcy
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Gymboree Files For Bankruptcy

Children's clothing retailer Gymboree has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and says it may close up to 450 stores. »

FDA Asks Endo Pharmaceutical to Get Rid of Opioid

FDA Asks Endo Pharmaceutical to Get Rid of Opioid

U.S. regulators want a narcotic painkiller involved in the opioid epidemic off the market amid data showing that people continue to abuse it. »

Layoffs Could Total 1,000 as AOL and Yahoo Complete Merger

Layoffs Could Total 1,000 as AOL and Yahoo Complete Merger

Layoffs are expected to take place across AOL and Yahoo that could number up to 1,000 jobs, or 20 percent of the combined company, sources told Recode. The merger between the two companies — after Verizon bought... »

$19.3M Stock Sale: Montco Medical Device Maker Raises Funds

$19.3M Stock Sale: Montco Medical Device Maker Raises Funds

Montgomery County medical device maker Trice Medical raised $19.3 million from a private stock sale, which it plans to use to take its mi-eye2 product national. »

NJ Store Dawa Changes Name After Wawa Lawsuit

NJ Store Dawa Changes Name After Wawa Lawsuit

A New Jersey convenience store called Dawa has agreed to change its name after a lawsuit from Wawa, according to recently filed court documents. »

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Glider Pilot Aims for the Edge of Space

Glider Pilot Aims for the Edge of Space

A research company is hoping to break several aviation world records and be the first to have an air glider reach the edge of space without a jet engine or rockets. Known as the 'Perlan Project 2,' the...

Facebook Wants to Nudge You Into 'Meaningful' Online Groups

Facebook Wants to Nudge You Into 'Meaningful' Online Groups

At Facebook, mere "sharing" is getting old. Finding deeper meaning in online communities is the next big thing. CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he is no longer satisfied with just connecting the world so that...

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