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*Netflix falls on report Apple considering original programming. Sept 1- Wall Street was set to open sharply lower on Tuesday after weak data from China heightened fears of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. "The PMI was below 50, which is a psychologically important level and puts into real focus the fact that China is contracting," said Joe Rundle,...
Sept 1- U.S. stock index futures fell sharply on Tuesday after weak data from China heightened fears of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. *Adding to the nervous sentiment, the head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, said that global economic growth was now likely to be weaker than had been expected just a few months ago.
Sept 1- Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer announced she is pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December. "Since this is a unique time in Yahoo's transformation, I plan to approach the pregnancy and delivery as I did with my son three years ago, taking limited time away and working throughout," Mayer wrote in a blog post on Tuesday.
Sept 1- Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December, she said in a blog post. "Since this is a unique time in Yahoo's transformation, I plan to approach the pregnancy and delivery as I did with my son three years ago, taking limited time away and working throughout," Mayer wrote in a post early Tuesday.
Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer delivered a piece of personal news on Tuesday: She's pregnant with twins.
Jim Cramer gives his take on caller favorite stocks at lightning speed, including the volatile Lumber Liquidators stock.
Daniel Loeb's Third Point hedge fund settles regulatory charges over 2011 Yahoo stake.
Aug 24- Third Point LLC, the hedge fund firm run by activist investor Daniel Loeb, has settled U.S. regulatory charges that it failed to properly seek antitrust clearance while it built a big stake in Yahoo Inc in 2011.. The settlement, announced on Monday by the U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission, resolves claims that Third Point took five weeks...
Media stocks have been tanking on concerns that ad dollars are moving online. But the shift brings another problem: The growth of ad blocking.
LOS ANGELES, Aug 19- Finnish mobile gaming company Rovio Entertainment, best known for its high-flying "Angry Birds," is hoping to rebound from a tough 2014 and to expand in Asia by tailoring its games to draw local consumers. China accounts for a third of the nearly 40 million downloads of "Angry Birds 2" since July 30, making it the top market. For Birds 2, Rovio...
When the Chinese market starts gyrating, don't get caught off guard. Here are the stocks to avoid if Chinese stocks continue their freefall.
When the Chinese market gets volatile — as it often does — don’t let your portfolio get caught off guard. CNBC’s Deirdre Bosa outlines what U.S. sectors are most likely to be impacted.
BuzzFeed and Yahoo are partnering to create a Japanese-language version of the viral news and entertainment site, the FT reports.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov got caught cursing under his breath. But he's not the only public figure to use bad language.
Stocks pared gains and closed mostly lower on Thursday.
A look at those actors, musicians and sports stars that have made smart investments in high-profile start-ups that have really paid off.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
SAN FRANCISCO/ MUMBAI, August 12- Facebook is trying to lure skeptical advertisers in India with features such as free email support for questions about advertising and advice on increasing sales in a bid to boost revenue from its second biggest market. Facebook has 132 million users in India, trailing only the 193 million in the United States, according to the...
*CBOE volatility index jumps to one-month high. *Alibaba falls to record low as revenue growth slows. Apple, for whom China is key growth market, fell 3.4 percent earlier in the session, before reversing course to trade up 1 percent to $114.64.
E-commerce giant Ailbaba reported revenue below forecasts in its quarterly earnings. CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the details.