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Cisco's Feud With Former Star Executive Turns Personal---And Costly

59 min 19 sec ago
Arista Networks is grabbing Cisco’s giant networking business, winning over its customers and rankling its top brass. The battle has divided CEO Jayshree Ullal and Cisco’s John Chambers, who were once close colleagues.

Mylan Settles EpiPen Medicaid Overcharge Claims for $465 Million

4 hours 1 min ago
Mylan agreed to pay $465 million to settle federal government claims that it overcharged the Medicaid program by millions of dollars for its EpiPen products.

Nielsen to Track Growing Clout of Esports

4 hours 58 min ago
Nielsen Holdings PLC said it began measuring the financial value of sponsoring videogame competitions and teams, the latest sign of the rising interest in so-called esports.

Facebook Courts Marketers With In-Stream Video Ads

6 hours 10 min ago
As Facebook ramps up its video ambitions, get ready for more commercial breaks.

Hormel Foods Buys Fontanini Brand Meats for $425 Million

6 hours 34 min ago
Hormel has bought the Fontanini brand meat and sausage business for $425 million.

Alibaba Buys Stake in Indonesian Online Retailer, Extends Global Reach

6 hours 37 min ago
Alibaba Group Holding plans to take part in a $1.1 billion investment in an Indonesian e-commerce firm as it seeks to expand its footprint globally.

U.S. Jobless Claims Dropped to 232,000 Last Week

6 hours 39 min ago
The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits dropped last week from already low levels, a sign of health in the U.S. labor market.

China Tech Workers Wanted: Women Need Not Apply

7 hours 14 min ago
Allegations of gender discrimination and sexual harassment have rocked Silicon Valley recently, but the torrent of news has barely registered as water-cooler talk in China’s tech industry, Li Yuan writes.

Turner Sports to Launch Streaming Network to Air Champions League

7 hours 18 min ago
Time Warner’s Turner Sports is launching a streaming, direct-to-consumer subscription service that will be a platform to air soccer matches from UEFA’s Champions League and Europa League.

China Blockbuster Leads Pack as Box Office Stages a Comeback

7 hours 24 min ago
A Chinese action film that taps into nationalist fervor has become the highest-grossing movie ever in China, showing that the box office here can still pack a punch following last year’s abrupt slowdown.

India Is Going Radio Gaga

8 hours 36 min ago
The South Asian nation is in the middle of a radio boom and media companies are rushing to get new stations and talent on the air while advertisers shift strategies to capture audiences and revenue.

Wal-Mart Sales Rise as Retailer Dodges Industry Malaise

8 hours 54 min ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said sales rose in its latest quarter Thursday, showing that the world’s largest retailer continues to avoid the malaise that has hit some competitors, but it came at the expense of profits.

Jim Hackett's Blank-Check Acquisition Company Finds a Target

8 hours 57 min ago
Investors this spring gave former Anadarko Petroleum CEO Jim Hackett $1 billion to go forth and find yield. Now he’s putting that money into the merger of exploration outfit Alta Mesa Holdings and pipeline company Kingfisher Midstream.

Facebook Shut Down Employee Chat Room Over Harassing Messages

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:45
Facebook dismantled a popular anonymous discussion board for employees last year that had become a forum for conservative political debate that sometimes degenerated into racist or sexist comments.

Cisco's Long, Slow Decline

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:23
Investors had low expectations for Cisco Systems ahead of its fiscal fourth-quarter results posted Wednesday.

Conflicting Views Mark Opening of Talks to Remake Nafta

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:21
The Trump administration launched the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement Wednesday by laying out a starkly different vision from that of its two continental trading partners of the pact’s affects and how radically it should be rewritten.

The Next Laptop You Should Buy Is...

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:21
If you’re shopping for a laptop, you have questions. Personal Tech columnist Geoffrey A. Fowler has the answers—and shares insights into the state of the business.

Trump's Business Councils Disband After CEOs Defect

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:48
Two of President Donald Trump’s councils of top business leaders are disbanding following Tuesday’s controversial remarks by the president about the weekend’s violence in Charlottesville, Va.

In New Political Status Quo, Big Business Bucks the Right

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:32
The schism that has opened between Corporate America and President Trump might look like an outlier, but in fact, big business has increasingly parted ways with Republicans on noneconomic issues, writes Greg Ip.

Fed Officials Split Over Timing of Next Rate Increase

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:22
Fed officials meeting in July split over the timing of future rate increases as they struggled to understand why inflation has been so weak. But they agreed to soon begin the process of drawing down the central bank’s holdings, according to minutes of the July gathering.

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