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Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 at 05:22 PM EDT

Democrats Favor More Access to Capital for Black Businesses

Democrats Favor More Access to Capital for Black Businesses

Four Democrats vying for their party's presidential nomination honed in on the economic concerns of the black community during a forum Saturday in South Carolina, a state where nonwhite voters will play a major...

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 04:53 AM EDT

Disneyland to Add Marvel-Themed Area and Microbrewery

Disneyland to Add Marvel-Themed Area and Microbrewery

Rather than catching its breath after opening its extremely popular Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge expansion last month, the Disneyland Resort is forging ahead on building next year's planned expansion, a land at...

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019 at 03:45 PM EDT

Uber Tests Drone Food Delivery, Launches New Autonomous SUV

Uber Tests Drone Food Delivery, Launches New Autonomous SUV

The company's Uber Eats unit began the tests in San Diego with McDonald's and plans to expand to other restaurants later this year. Uber says the service should decrease food delivery times. It works this way:...

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 03:41 PM EDT

Amazon to Shut Down US Restaurant Delivery Service

Amazon to Shut Down US Restaurant Delivery Service

Amazon said Tuesday that it is closing its U.S. restaurant delivery service, a 4-year-old business that failed to take off amid fierce competition from Uber Eats, DoorDash and others. The service, called Amazon...

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 02:44 PM EDT

Facebook Will Once Again Pay Users to Install an App That Tracks Their App Usage

Facebook Will Once Again Pay Users to Install an App That Tracks Their App Usage

Facebook on Tuesday announced a new app that will let the company collect data on how people use their smartphones in exchange for money. The new app is called Study, and it is designed to give Facebook...

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 03:09 AM EDT

Medical Pot Takes Hit When Weed Legal for All

Medical Pot Takes Hit When Weed Legal for All

When states legalize pot for all adults, long-standing medical marijuana programs take a big hit, in some cases losing more than half their registered patients in just a few years, according to a data analysis...

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 05:48 PM EDT

Tech on Trial: House Panel Begins Review of Market Power

Tech on Trial: House Panel Begins Review of Market Power

Members of both parties on Tuesday suggested legislation may be necessary for the financially-struggling U.S. news industry as lawmakers began a bipartisan investigation into the market dominance of Silicon...

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 09:43 PM EDT

60% of Male Managers Now Say They’re Uncomfortable Participating in Work Activities With Women

60% of Male Managers Now Say They’re Uncomfortable Participating in Work Activities With Women

The #MeToo and Time’s Up movements have brought huge attention to the challenges women face at work, but a new survey finds that 60% of male managers say they’re uncomfortable participating in regular work...

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 01:11 PM EDT

Salesforce Buying Tableau Software in $15.7B All-Stock Deal

Salesforce Buying Tableau Software in $15.7B All-Stock Deal

Customer-management software developer Salesforce is buying Tableau Software in an all-stock deal valued at $15.7 billion. Tableau uses self-service analytics to help people with any skill level work with data....

Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 11:55 AM EDT

UTC Announces Merger With Raytheon

UTC Announces Merger With Raytheon

UTC announced the company will be merging with Raytheon.

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Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Joining together to help Tri-State food banks replenish non-perishable supplies and sustain essential anti-hunger efforts, NBC Connecticut / WVIT, Telemundo Connecticut / WRDM and Stop & Shop are coming together... Read more
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