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Monday, August 3, 2015

Fox Business

German automakers buying Nokia's HERE map business, say it will lead to autonomous driving

44 minutes ago
A consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler are buying Nokia Corp.'s HERE map business to incorporate into automotive technology and eventually autonomous driving.

Drivers on both sides of Uber debate weigh in on how ride-hailing app is changing NYC streets

48 minutes ago
The rise of smartphone ride-hailing services has given New York City riders increasingly more choices in how to get from here to there.

Asian stocks fall after weak Chinese manufacturing, oil price slump

1 hour 56 minutes ago
Asian stocks fell Monday on weaker Chinese manufacturing and lower oil prices as investors looked ahead to U.S. data on factory output and employment.

About a week after buying DirecTV, AT&T offers package that combines TV and wireless service

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AT&T is unveiling a new package that combines traditional TV and wireless services as it seeks to broaden its offerings following its $48.5 billion purchase of satellite TV company DirecTV about a week ago.

Bush, other GOP presidential hopefuls pitch conservatives at Koch brothers' gathering

Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch warned America is "done for" if the conservative donors and politicians he gathered at a retreat this weekend don't rally others to their cause of demanding a smaller, less-intrusive government.

Kitchen appliance maker Sub-Zero plots $62M expansion in Wisconsin

A kitchen appliance manufacturer is planning a $62 million expansion south of Madison, netting $5 million in state and local support for creating an estimated 300 new jobs.

Things to know about Canadian hydroelectric power's role in US Northeast's energy markets

Power produced by hydroelectric generators in Canada have played a part in the U.S. Northeast's electricity landscape for four decades, and experts say its role will only increase.

Barron's Recap: An ETF Special Report

This weekend in Barron's online: the former Wells Fargo Advisors CEO who answered God's call, a special report on exchange traded funds, as well as the prospects for Starbucks, Linn Energy, LG Display, TreeHouse Foods and more.

Amid opposition, Canadian hydropower companies aching to sell energy to desperate Northeast

There's plenty of raw electricity sloshing around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs, offering promise for U.S. northeasterners who pay the nation's highest power costs.

Obama to unveil final power plant emissions limits Monday; mandate steeper cuts than expected

President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants than previously expected, senior administration officials said Sunday, in what the president called the most significant step the U.S. has ever taken to fight global warming.

As Verizon contract expires, union members to work without new pact; more negotiations ahead

Unions representing Verizon workers in nine states say their members will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled with the wireless carrier.

Obama to unveil final power plant emissions limits Monday, calls it biggest US step on climate

President Barack Obama on Monday will unveil the final version of his unprecedented regulations clamping down on carbon dioxide emissions from existing U.S. power plants.

Conservative donor Charles Koch urges end to 'corporate cronyism,' 'welfare for the wealthy'

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Billionaire industrialist and conservative political donor Charles Koch welcomed a group of roughly 450 like-minded fundraisers to one of his twice-annual conferences Saturday by challenging them to advocate for ending "corporate cronyism" - even if those policies help their businesses.

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