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U.S. stocks closed near record highs Friday as retailers climbed at the start of the post-Thanksgiving shopping period, while energy companies rose af..
Shoppers are reflected in the windows of Highcliffe Clothiers in Middleburg, Va. “None of us, and I say us retailers, are able to escape the Amazons o..
Technology companies have been saying for years now that it’s the era of the smart home. But there have been a few barriers that kept all but the most..
The nation’s technology industry at first glance looked like a winner in the Justice Department’s move this week to block AT&T’s acquisition of Time W..
What would “Transparent” look like without Jeffrey Tambor? Imagining it seems like an impossible task for a show that relies so deeply on its main cha..
In Yana Welinder’s house, her son will say “Papa!’ to either her or her husband. “Mama” isn’t in his vocabulary yet. But her son, who just turned 1, d..
They're probably the person in your life you go to help for all your technology needs. So how can you give something good to the tech-savvy person in ..
There are Hatchimals and Shopkins, Fingerlings and Oonies, and of course updates on classics like Legos and Nintendo. The most popular of the bunch ha..
After the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke, more women and men have come forward against a growing list of well-known male figures with similar stories ..
They're probably the person in your life you go to help for all your technology needs. So how can you give something good to the tech-savvy person in ..
Retail start-up Stitch Fix on Friday became the latest Internet darling to go public, raising $120 million to help fuel future growth. But the initial..
After the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke, more women and men have come forward against a growing list of well-known male figures with similar stories ..
The showdown between Walmart and Amazon is heating up — just in time for the holidays. Walmart, which has worked hard to shed its image as an old-scho..
We just found what's either the best or the worst Christmas present for your weather-loving family members. Because how else would you remember Hurric..
Actor Elijah Wood portrays Frodo in a scene from the film “The Lord of The Rings: The Return of The King.”  (Pierre Vinet/2003 New Line Productions vi..
As the Justice Department prepares for a legal showdown with AT&T over its $85 billion bid for Time Warner, analysts are debating whether the acquisit..
FALTIMORE — For more than 30 years, giving your money to Bill Miller at Legg Mason was one of the most reliable ways to turn a profit. He beat the ret..
Manchester City fans will get to enjoy their team’s successful — so far, at least — season next year when it becomes a documentary series. (Lee Smith/..
For years, tech companies have insisted that they're different from everything else. Take Facebook, which has long claimed that it's a simple tech pla..
Thanksgiving is still two weeks away, but Black Friday has already begun — at least for some retailers. Best Buy on Wednesday began offering “Black Fr..
House GOP leaders have hailed their new tax proposals as helping the small-business owner, but small-business associations say they help big enterpris..
An aide puts out examples of Facebook pages on Nov. 1, as executives appear before the House Intelligence Committee to answer questions related to Rus..

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Ben Affleck, left, poses with brother Casey Affleck at the premiere of “Manchester by the Sea,” on Nov. 14, 2016. (Chris Pizzello/Invision/Associated ..
Moments after hearing about the L.O.L. Surprise Big Surprise on a Chicago radio station, Crystal Lessner was on the hunt for the popular — and increas..
Amid broad anticipation that Amazon will soon get into the pharmacy business and disrupt the business of selling prescription drugs, pharmacy giant CV..
Moments after hearing about the L.O.L. Surprise Big Surprise on a Chicago radio station, Crystal Lessner was on the hunt for the popular — and increas..
The freshly painted Hollywood sign after a news conference in 2012 announcing the completion of the famous landmark's major makeover. (Robyn Beck/Agen..
From left, Backpage chief executive Carl Ferrer, former owner James Larkin, chief operating officer Andrew Padilla, and former owner Michael Lacey are..
Want a train set with that designer gown? Or a teddy bear with your fishing gear? This holiday season, shoppers won’t have to look far to find the yea..
Major websites all over the world use a system called CAPTCHA to verify that someone is indeed a human and not a bot when entering data or signing int..
Major websites all over the world use a system called CAPTCHA to verify that someone is indeed a human and not a bot when entering data or signing int..
Clockwise from top left: Mark Halperin, Harvey Weinstein, Bill O'Reilly, Roy Price, Bill Cosby, Leon Wieseltier (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP; Andrew ..
The possible megamerger between pharmacy giant CVS Health and health insurer Aetna would be the biggest deal of the year if it goes through. It would ..
LOS ANGELES — She woke up with a tickle in her throat. This was worrying for Ashly Burch, who, at 27, is a rising star in the small world of voice act..
The possible megamerger between pharmacy giant CVS Health and the health insurer Aetna would be the biggest deal of the year if it goes through. It wo..
Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson rolls out his new SpaceShip Two VSS Unity during an event at the Mojave Air and Space Port on Feb. 19, 2016, in Moja..
Profits at Amazon.com continued to nudge upward for the 10th consecutive quarter, even as the online shopping giant spent more on marketing, technolog..
Inspired by true events in 1969, this series followed a group of young female researchers at "News of the Week," as they fight for equality in the wor..
One World Trade Center stands lit in orange to support a bid for Amazon.com Inc.'s second headquarters in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017...
A government advisory group has been holding confidential meetings to shape U.S. policy on drones, deliberating privately about who should regulate a ..
Facebook, Google and Amazon bolstered their lobbying spending in the past three months as Washington has taken a closer look at the market power of so..
The tally is in: Amazon received 238 proposals from cities, states, districts and territories interested in hosting the company's second headquarters...
The tally is in: Amazon received 238 proposals from cities, states, districts and territories interested in hosting the company’s second headquarters...
Andrew Skelnik grew up in what he calls a “strong blue-collar background” in Chicago. His father was an electrician, his uncle was a carpenter and his..
Andrew Skelnik grew up in what he calls a “strong blue-collar background” in Chicago. His father was an electrician, his uncle was a carpenter and his..
SEATTLE — Amazon.com has driven an economic boom in Seattle, bestowing more than 40,000 jobs upon a city known for Starbucks coffee and Seahawks fando..
A man wears virtual reality goggles during a product demo in Switzerland. Walmart is looking to incorporate virtual reality in its stores and websites..
The moon — that cold, gray outpost that NASA last visited 45 years ago — is hot again. The vice president says so. So do Elon Musk and Jeffrey P. Bezo..
On a day when cities across the country were scrambling to submit their bids to become the home to Amazon’s second headquarters, Jeffrey P. Bezos had ..
A man wears virtual reality goggles during a product demo in Switzerland. Walmart is looking to incorporate virtual reality in its stores and websites..