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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 09:21 AM EDT

More Than 4M Workers Newly Eligible for OT Pay

More Than 4M Workers Newly Eligible for OT Pay

More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules to be issued Wednesday by the Obama administration. The policy changes are intended to counter erosion in overtime...

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 07:03 AM EDT

Startup Wants to Put Self-Driving Big Rigs on U.S. Highways

Startup Wants to Put Self-Driving Big Rigs on U.S. Highways

An engineer who helped steer Google's self-driving technology, is convinced autonomous big rigs will be the next big thing on the road to a safer transportation system. Anthony Levandowski left Google...

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 05:42 PM EDT

Crews to Clean Almost 90K Gallon Oil Spill: Shell

Crews to Clean Almost 90K Gallon Oil Spill: Shell

Shell says crews are preparing to clean up an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after about 88,200 gallons of oil were released from a flow line about 90 miles off the coast of Louisiana. Shell says five...

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 08:37 AM EDT

Macy's Forecast Cut Ignites Retail Worries

Macy's Forecast Cut Ignites Retail Worries

Macy's reported disappointing quarterly sales Wednesday and slashed its full-year forecast, underscoring a slump in apparel demand at U.S. department stores, NBC News reported. The bleak start to 2016...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 10:18 PM EDT

Nissan & Mitsubishi in Talks on Partnership

Nissan & Mitsubishi in Talks on Partnership

Scandal-plagued Mitsubishi Motors Corp. may have a suitor, Nissan Motor Co., headed by auto-industry turnaround guru Carlos Ghosn. Both companies acknowledged Thursday they were in talks on various issues...

Monday, May 9, 2016 at 02:52 PM EDT

Krispy Kreme Being Taken Private in $1.35B Deal

Krispy Kreme Being Taken Private in $1.35B Deal

Krispy Kreme is being taken private by JAB Beech in a deal worth approximately $1.35 billion. The doughnut company's stock soared more than 23 percent in Monday premarket trading. Krispy Kreme has more...

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