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Over 2,000 customers of Tesco - the U.K.'s biggest supermarket - have had their personal details posted online after a data breach at the company.
Retailers in China are hoping to feel a double dose of love this year as Chinese Valentine's Day coincides with the Western one, a first in 19 years.
With shares of Tesla hitting an all-time high, another fire involving the Model S is raising new questions about the popular electric car.
Yan Leng, Director of one of the leading mall operator in Hong Kong, Wharf Holdings, describes the company's special tricks to lure shoppers this Valentine's Day.
The seller of gadgets, wine accessories, and furniture is in talks with firms about investing. The WSJ reports.
CNBC's Sara Eisen looks at how the severe winter weather is impacting big business. Sam Poser, Sterne Agee senior research analyst, provides his best "snow day" trade in the retail space.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the dating app "Tinder," which is really popular at the Sochi Olympics, even for the athletes. She also discusses how few Americans are there in Russia.
Regulators are likely to zero in on Comcast-Time Warner Cable's commitment to an open Internet, a former FCC chairman told CNBC.
Who are the biggest losers in the Comcast merger? Charter Communications is most obvious, but television companies also face risk.
Comcast's deal to acquire Time Warner Cable will undergo a lengthy regulatory review by both the FCC and the Justice Department.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Russian figure skater Evgeni Plushenko has withdrawn due to an injury. Also, a look at some of the retail around Olympic park.
Avon Products also reported lower-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits spiked unexpectedly last week, with retail sales falling sharply.
Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts said he's confident the deal to acquire Time Warner Cable will be approved.
There are a few options for tech-savvy gift-givers looking for some newer ways to express their love on Valentine's Day, according to one tech expert.
Procrastinators may find that a snowy Valentine's will put their plans on ice—or at least, result in one heck of a no-gift excuse.
Ted Potrikus, executive vice president of Retail Council of New York, says some shops are selling spring clothes despite snowy U.S. conditions, which reminds customers that "warmer days are coming".
Barbie, a 55-year-old doll, will appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated, but not without sparking an online debate.
Disney and Techstars will invest up to $120,000 in 10 startups, and offer access to a slew of Disney's top executives, including CEO Bob Iger.
Everybody loves a comeback—or at least that's what one private equity company is betting on.