Wall Street banks are writing some of their biggest checks ever to fund AT&T's takeover of Time Warner as they seek a bonanza of fees. But there's a dose of concern that the $40 billion loan pledge may get caught up in a ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In the tradition of P.T. Barnum, an earlier showman-turned-politician who is credited with saying there's no such thing as bad publicity, Donald Trump may have thought he had nothing to lose in running for ...Read more
The number of flipped houses is at a six-year high. But while such rapid turnover helped fuel the housing crisis a decade ago, advocates and analysts say the current wave is helping to ease a shortage of affordable housing...Read more
MIAMI -- It's 10:30 a.m. on the morning after the second presidential debate, and Ricardo Brown is live on the air on WURN-AM Actualidad Radio hosting his daily political talk show "Panorama Nacional." But instead of a ...Read more
Sedans may have fallen out of fashion during the recent crossover craze, but the 2017 Audi A4 is one of the most fashionable four-door sedans out there.
Audi design has been exhibiting sharp lines in recent years, yet ...Read more
SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk answered questions about his plans to send humans to Mars in a Reddit Ask Me Anything session Sunday afternoon that prompted thousands of reader comments.
The question-and-answer session ...Read more
Aviation communications and electronics supplier Rockwell Collins Inc. will acquire aircraft cabin equipment maker B/E Aerospace Inc. for $6.4 billion, the companies announced Sunday.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Rockwell ...Read more
DETROIT -- Buick is ranked third in the latest annual Consumer Reports ranking of the most reliable automotive brands, marking the first time a domestic brand has been in the top three.
Even so, Asian brands continued to ...Read more
Fixin' Stupid and Other Tales from a Tennessee Trauma QueenRobin Watt
Roxy McCoy manages to sell her professional company and retire early in life. Moving to the countryside of Tennessee, she finds the lifestyle to be ideal except that boredom eventually creeps in. A part-time job leads to discovering the joys of working as a volunteer ...
WASHINGTON -- The nation's biggest banks, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Co., and Bank of America Corp., are rolling out a new money-transfer app called Zelle to take on Venmo and other mobile payment ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS --Target is recalling about 127,000 decorative Halloween gel window "clings" because they pose a choking hazard to children.
The recall of the Chinese-made window adornments, announced last week by the U.S. ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Airplane interior maker B/E Aerospace has agreed to be acquired by Iowa airline supplier Rockwell Collins for $6.4 billion, the companies have announced.
As a result, B/E Aerospace's headquarters ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Discount brokerage Scottrade is being acquired by rival TD Ameritrade for $4 billion.
The companies announced the deal early Monday, following several weeks of news reports about the merger. The sale is ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- AT&T has worked 140 years to perfect phone service, while Time Warner Inc. has spent decades churning out popular magazines, television shows and movies for the big screen.
But the two companies, which both...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- With Halloween just days away, the box office took a turn to the supernatural, with "Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween" taking hold of the top spot and leaving other new releases and holdovers behind.
When a media company buys another, the acquired firm's regime is usually shoved out the door. But AT&T's top executive says he plans to keep in place much of Time Warner's management team.
AT&T announced its $84.5 billion...Read more
Dear Edith: Can I give my daughter a $l4,000 interest in a rental property I own with a regular deed? I would want to give her $l4,000 interest year by year after that. If I can't do it with a regular deed, how do I have ...Read more
AT&T and Time Warner came closer Saturday to announcing an $80 billion deal to combine the entertainment companies, but questions were already emerging over whether a bigger AT&T would be an entertainment colossus with too...Read more
GETTYSBURG, Pa. –– Donald Trump said he would block a purchase of Time Warner by AT&T, arguing that such combinations concentrate too much power among too few companies, including ones which have been hostile to his ...Read more
With countries like China, Russia and North Korea becoming more aggressive in cyberattacks, and everyday fraudsters upping their game beyond the once easy-to-spot spam emails filled with bad grammar, cybersecurity threats ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Attorneys for Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump and Trump University are seeking to block Los Angeles Times consumer columnist David Lazarus from testifying in a class-action fraud case ...Read more