Asian stocks rise as oil tries to claw up from 10-month low – Reuters

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Reuters Asian stocks rise as oil tries to claw up from 10-month lowReutersVisitors looks at an electronic board showing the Japan's Nikkei average at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo, Japan, February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Issei Kato. By Nichola Saminather | SINGAPORE. SINGAPORE Asian stocks advanced on Thursday …Asian Markets Mostly Higher Amid Cautious TradesNasdaqOil halts […]

Kemper: Miss. Power told to ditch coal, not charge for 'unproven technology' – Meridian Star

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Meridian Star Kemper: Miss. Power told to ditch coal, not charge for 'unproven technology'Meridian StarState utility regulators are telling Mississippi Power Co. to ditch coal and operate as a natural gas facility at the company's $7.5 billion Kemper County energy facility. The move comes after years of missed project deadlines and cost increases from …and […]

Oracle leaps to record as cloud transition hits turning point – MarketWatch

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MarketWatch Oracle leaps to record as cloud transition hits turning pointMarketWatchOracle Corp. was late to the cloud revolution, allowing upstarts like Salesforce.com Inc. to find significant market share with software delivered over the internet, and has suffered while making an acquisition-fueled push into the space. The Band-Aid …Oracle Surges 10%: Well On Our Way to […]

A First-of-Its-Kind Clean Coal Plant May End Up Burning No Coal – Bloomberg

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Bloomberg A First-of-Its-Kind Clean Coal Plant May End Up Burning No CoalBloombergA first-of-its-kind “clean coal” power plant that utility owner Southern Co. spent years constructing in Mississippi could end up burning no coal at all — and instead run just like any other natural-gas generator. The most important business stories …Mississippi Regulators Seek to End […]

Oracle crushes earnings, shares spike 9% – Business Insider

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Business Insider Oracle crushes earnings, shares spike 9%Business Insiderlarry ellison oracle Oracle Executive Chairman of the Board and Chief Technology Officer, Larry Ellison, delivers a keynote address during the 2014 Oracle Open World conference on September 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Ellison kicked off the …Oracle's Revenue Exceeds Estimates on Surging Cloud DemandBloombergQ4 FY17 GAAP […]

Wall Street Journal fires top foreign affairs reporter over ethical conflict – CNBC

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CNBC Wall Street Journal fires top foreign affairs reporter over ethical conflictCNBCThe reporter, Jay Solomon, was involved in prospective deals with an international businessman who was one of his key sources, according to the newspaper. One prospective deal involved arms sales to foreign governments. Solomon was offered a 10 …Wall Street Journal fires reporter over potential […]

Tesla is shaking up its entire Autopilot team at a critical time for the program – Business Insider

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Business Insider Tesla is shaking up its entire Autopilot team at a critical time for the programBusiness InsiderNews broke that Chris Lattner, Tesla's vice president of Autopilot software, was leaving Wednesday night — its third Autopilot exec departure in the last seven months. Sterling Anderson, who joined the company in 2014 as the Model X […]

Toshiba chooses US-Japan bidder for memory chip biz sale – Washington Post

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Washington Post Toshiba chooses US-Japan bidder for memory chip biz saleWashington PostTOKYO — Money-losing Toshiba Corp. said Wednesday that it has chosen a U.S.-Japan consortium as the preferred bidder in the sale of its lucrative memory chip business, but hurdles remain as an American joint-venture partner is opposing the move.The Bain of Japanese NationalismBloombergBain to […]

At Least 10 Injured After Turbulence on Houston-Bound Flight – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth At Least 10 Injured After Turbulence on Houston-Bound FlightNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthAt least 10 people were injured when United Airlines Flight 10-31 hit severe turbulence while flying from Panama City, Panama, to George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. Emergency crews met the plane upon arrival. (Published 1 minute ago).Turbulence injures multiple […]

Stock Market Thinks Consumers Will Benefit From Amazon, Whole Foods, Deal – Forbes

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Washington Post Stock Market Thinks Consumers Will Benefit From Amazon, Whole Foods, DealForbesQuite how the retail landscape is going to be changed by the Amazon and Whole Foods deal is something we shall find out but the stock market had a pretty clear verdict, the consumer would benefit. The combination of firms would produce greater …Amazon […]

Eight Years And Umpteen Scandals Later, You Can Finally Tip Your Uber Driver – Forbes

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Forbes Eight Years And Umpteen Scandals Later, You Can Finally Tip Your Uber DriverForbesUnder certain conditions, it seems possible that pigs could fly and leopards change their spots, after all, 'cause the ride-hail industry's leader has suddenly reversed its long-held opposition to tipping. Uber announced today that it will be rolling …Bowing to drivers, Uber […]

New York Subway Riders Are Now Risking Death to Escape Delayed Trains – Vanity Fair

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Vanity Fair New York Subway Riders Are Now Risking Death to Escape Delayed TrainsVanity FairThe interior of the subway I rode Tuesday in New York City was wallpapered to resemble a library, with images of shelves stocked with leather-bound volumes providing a mostly aspirational backdrop to a row of sweaty, frustrated riders. The city rolled […]

China Stocks Enter MSCI as $6.9 Trillion Market Goes Global – Bloomberg

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Bloomberg China Stocks Enter MSCI as $6.9 Trillion Market Goes GlobalBloombergChina's domestic equities will join MSCI Inc.'s benchmark indexes after three failed attempts, a landmark step in the nation's integration with the global financial system. The decision, announced by the New York-based index compiler on Tuesday, will …Instant View: MSCI adds domestic Chinese stocks to […]

Next for Amazon: more food companies or a clothing brand, analysts say – CNBC

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CNBC Next for Amazon: more food companies or a clothing brand, analysts sayCNBCAmazon's $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods is the e-commerce giant's largest deal to date. As Jeff Bezos' firm looks to expand the Prime membership program, analysts speculate Amazon could buy another company. Potential targets include BJ's and …Whole Foods keeps signaling the […]