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Company offers to install independent directors to shield news operations from editorial influence Feb.offered to bolster the editorial independence of Sky PLC’s news operations to meet concerns of British regulators and ease approval of its $16 billion bid for the portion of the pay TV giant it doesn’t already own.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services A state ad campaign aims to poach millennials from nearby states Feb.That’s what many people think of when they hear “Wisconsin.

Three Democratic senators place holds on bill that would ease restrictions on development of autonomous vehicles Updated Feb.ET WASHINGTON—Legislation to remove regulatory obstacles to the development of self-driving vehicles is running into problems in the Senate, dimming prospects for the quick passage that many had expected.

is sending a tough message to thousands of South Korean workers during the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, saying it will close a Korean factory in May and pressure union officials for additional cost cuts to stem losses.The move, announced early Tuesday by GM Korea, is the latest step in a broad global downsizing implemented by Chief Executive Mary Barra, who has closed, shrunk or sold unprofitable business units in India, Russia, Western Europe and Southeast Asia.

Cable giant Comcast Corp.is contemplating reviving its pursuit of 21st Century Fox, after its bid for the company’s entertainment assets was turned down despite being over 15% higher than that of eventual buyer Walt Disney Co.

Since its founding in 2002, Wayfair has mastered the art of selling and delivering furniture online, a logistical challenge, but it hasn’t figured out how to do it profitably.3 billion worth of furniture in the past four quarters, Wayfair needs to spend aggressively on advertising to bring in customers.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Also: Common myths and misconceptions about marriage and taxes Feb.11, 2018 10:09 p.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Japan is expected to report an eighth straight quarter of economic growth Feb.ET This week will feature inflation readings from the U.

11, 2018 10:46 p.ET A proposed deal to sell troubled Weinstein Co.

11, 2018 10:10 p.ET When people feel that they don’t have a voice in determining what their government does, they often check out of the political process.

Microsoft, McDonald’s are among the big companies that may stretch out tax bill Updated Feb.12, 2018 6:07 a.

Other newcomers are ‘Peter Rabbit’ and ‘The 15:17 to Paris’ Feb.11, 2018 2:29 p.

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Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Chinese companies dominate the lithium-ion battery production process, which starts in Congo and ends up in a phone or electric car Feb.ET KOLWEZI, Democratic Republic of Congo—Miners push bicycles piled high with bags of a grayish-blue ore along a dusty road to a makeshift market.

11, 2018 8:00 a.ET The world’s top shipbuilders are reeling from years of heavy losses, but two European companies are making big money by cornering the lucrative cruise business.

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump is set Monday to unveil a program to transform how the nation’s infrastructure is funded and developed, but the initiative faces an uncertain road in Congress over finding the money to pay for it.Mr.

The president’s fiscal policy risks upward pressure on consumer prices and interest rates that could boomerang—or fuel long-term growth Updated Feb.11, 2018 3:57 p.

As they launch new flavors or brands, investors will look for progress in latest earnings results Feb.10, 2018 9:31 a.
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