Medtronic to Buy HeartWare for $1.1 Billion

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 3 hours 46 min ago
Medtronic said it agreed to acquire HeartWare International for $1.1 billion, adding more heart-treatment products to the medical-device maker.

Nestlé Taps Schneider as Next CEO

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 3 hours 55 min ago
Nestlé SA said it has tapped Ulf Mark Schneider, chief executive of Fresenius Group, as its new CEO starting Jan. 1.

'Brexit' Vote Pours Cold Water on Tata Steel's Sale Plans

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 4 hours 47 min ago
The U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union could cast doubts over Tata Steel’s efforts to sell its businesses in Britain, analysts said.

PepsiCo to Reintroduce Aspartame- Sweetened Diet Pepsi

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 4 hours 50 min ago
PepsiCo said it would reintroduce the aspartame-sweetened version of Diet Pepsi in U.S. stores in September, its latest attempt to halt plunging diet cola sales.

Williams Holders Vote for Cash in Energy Transfer Deal

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 5 hours 52 min ago
Williams Cos. said 62% of shareholders elected to receive the cash portion of the company’s deal with rival Energy Transfer, although that deal is seen as less likely to occur after a court ruling last week.

Yellen Panel With Carney Called Off After 'Brexit' Vote

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 7 hours 39 min ago
A heavyweight debate in Portugal featuring Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has been canceled in the wake of Britain’s historic decision to exit the European Union.

'Brexit' Vote Casts Pall Over U.K. Businesses

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 9 hours 53 min ago
Fears the U.K.’s exit from the EU would batter earnings and investment cascaded through the British business community, with profit warnings hammering two companies’ shares and a survey of company leaders finding deep disquiet.

Skullcandy Gets Second Buyout Offer

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 10 hours 38 min ago
Skullcandy Inc. said private-equity firm Mill Road Capital Management had taken a nearly 10% stake in the company and made an unsolicited buyout offer.

Negative Views of Trump, Clinton Persist

Wall Street Journal: US News - 10 hours 55 min ago
More time on the campaign trail isn't improving the image of either major-party presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds.

Campaigns Face Issues on Party Unity

Wall Street Journal: US News - 11 hours 36 min ago
The likely Democratic and GOP presidential nominees faced questions from within their ranks Sunday about their ability to unite voters and their parties.

'Brexit' Vote Rattles Japanese Auto Makers

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 11 hours 58 min ago
Concerns grew over the impact on Japanese auto makers from Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, particularly Nissan because of its heavy investment in U.K. auto production.

Heat Rises on China Vanke

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 14 hours 3 min ago
China Vanke’s largest shareholder took its first steps toward a hostile takeover of the property developer, amid disagreements about a proposed $6.9 billion asset-swap deal with Shenzhen’s subway system operator.

Drones Have a Role in Your Company's Future

Wall Street Journal: US Business - 14 hours 23 min ago
Drones already have disrupted aerial photography, replacing cranes, helicopters and planes on film and TV sets. The breadth of industries where they are gaining purchase is striking, and their use is poised to explode.

How Telemedicine Is Transforming Health Care

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 20:54
The revolution is finally here—raising a host of questions for regulators, providers, insurers and patients.

Inside the Orlando Hostage Nightmare

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 20:41
Survivors and families of victims of the Pulse nightclub terror attack ask why the police rescue took so long.

For Consumers, Injury Is Hard to Prove in Data-Breach Cases

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 19:47
Judges are grappling with a new question: whether hacked companies should have to compensate customers for breaches that expose credit-card numbers or other personal information.

NYC Pride Marchers Honor Victims of Orlando Massacre

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 18:24
For the more than a million people at New York City’s LGBT Pride March, the event was an opportunity to celebrate their pride and pay tribute to the 49 people killed and dozens wounded at Pulse nightclub in Orlando.

Panama Inaugurates Expanded Canal

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 17:39
The expanded Panama Canal formally opened Sunday following a $5.4 billion project that took nine years to complete to double the capacity of the waterway.

Classic Waldorf Hotel to Be Gutted, Up to 1,100 Rooms Turned Into Condos

Wall Street Journal: US News - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 17:32
The Chinese acquirer of New York’s Waldorf Astoria is finalizing plans for an extensive overhaul that would shut the landmark hotel for up to three years and convert as many as three-quarters of its rooms into private apartments.

Classic Waldorf Hotel to Be Gutted, Up to 1,100 Rooms Turned Into Condos

Wall Street Journal: US Business - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 17:32
The Chinese acquirer of New York’s Waldorf Astoria is finalizing plans for an extensive overhaul that would shut the landmark hotel for up to three years and convert as many as three-quarters of its rooms into private apartments.

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