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BestBuy-Deals-062817.jpg Best Buy announced Wednesday its plans to introduce Amazon Alexa and Google Home experiences to its 700 locations across the U.S. starting next month as part of its strategy of pushing smart home technology. A nationwide rollout will be complete by the end of the year. The electronics retailer will expand space at selected stores to better showcase how Amazon's Echo and Google Home interact..

stockup-062917.jpg European stocks look set to open a tad higher on Thursday, with banking stocks likely to be in focus, after the U.S. Federal Reserve allowed all 34 of the biggest banks in the U.S. to ramp up their dividend payouts and buy back shares, judging their financial foundations were strong enough to withstand...

S0-July-062817.jpg So far this year, 23 novel drugs have already received FDA approval. Now let's take a look at the biotech stocks waiting to hear from the FDA in July.

June28-062817.jpg What's making news at Ra Pharma, Esperion and Alder Biopharma?

NBC-PremierLeague-062817.jpg NBC Sports announced the launch of "Premier League Pass", a new program from the network that will stream English soccer league's 130 games exclusively to paying subscribers next season online. The network has announced that the new service will be available for $49.99 per year, which will include...

Staples-SycamorePartners-062817.jpg Office-supply retailer Staples Inc. (SPLS) has agreed to sell itself to the private equity firm Sycamore Partners for about $6.9 billion in cash. Sycamore will pay $10.25 a share for the retailer, which represents 20 percent premium on Staples' 10-day average stock price. It also represents a 12 percent...

ABC and South Dakota-based Beef Products Inc. reached a settlement on Wednesday in a defamation lawsuit against the TV network's series of news reports on the meat producer's use of lean, finely textured beef product called "pink slime." The terms of the settlement has not been disclosed. Beef...

Uber-booking-062817.jpg Uber has launched a new feature on its app that will allow users to easily book a ride for friends or relatives. "We're excited to share that we're offering a feature so you can easily request a ride for your loved ones right from your Uber app," the company said in a blog post. When an user sets...

Wallstreet-013013_28Jun17.jpg Following the weakness seen in the previous session, stocks showed a strong move back to the upside during trading on Wednesday. With the rebound, the tech-heavy Nasdaq climbed well off its lowest closing level in a month.

Trump-Clap-062817.jpg U.S. President Donald Trump has accepted French President Emmanuel Macron's invitation to visit France to celebrate Bastille Day on July 14th, the White House announced on Wednesday. The White House said Trump looks forward to reaffirming America's strong ties of friendship with France, to celebrating...

Trump-MemorialDay-062817.jpg Following yesterday's meeting with Senate Republicans, President Donald Trump indicated he expects legislation repealing and replacing Obamacare to eventually be approved. Trump said in remarks from the White House on Wednesday that the decision to delay a vote on the bill has given lawmakers more time to make the legislation perfect.

Fedex-TNT-062817.jpg Package delivery giant FedEx Wednesday announced that its subsidiary TNT Express was "significantly affected" due to an "infiltration of an information system virus." The company said that TNT's operations and communications systems were disrupted by the virus, but no data breach has been occurred. The...

Trump-Angry-062817.jpg President Donald Trump has continued his assault on one of his favorite targets on Wednesday, lashing out at major media outlets in a series of posts on Twitter. Trump singled out the New York Times and the Washington Post in his tweets, describing the newspapers as "fake news."

starbucks-costa-bacteria-062817.jpg A latest investigation by BBC found bacteria from faeces in samples of iced drinks from Starbucks and two other UK coffee chains, Costa Coffee and Caffe Nero. Samples of iced drinks from Costa Coffee, Starbucks and Caffe Nero contained varying levels of the bacteria, the BBC's Watchdog found. According...

Chinasouthernair-062817.jpg A superstitious old woman passenger delayed a flight from Shanghai for nearly fiver hours after throwing few coins at the plane's engine for good luck. According to Chinese police officials, the woman, who was identified by her surname Qiu, threw a handful of coins into an Airbus 320's engine to "wish...

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