Category Archives: CNN – Business

How the Murdochs are shaping the GOP for the next 4 years of Joe Biden

How the Murdochs are shaping the GOP for the next 4 years of Joe Biden

Fox News follows the money and the Republican Party follows Fox News. Now, the network is setting the stage for what the next four years of the GOP might look like under the Biden administration. “We very much focus on on the center right. We think that’s where America is,” Lachlan Murdoch, Rupert Murdoch’s son…MORE

Tesla is about to unveil an updated Cybertruck, Elon Musk says

Tesla is about to unveil an updated Cybertruck, Elon Musk says

More than a year since Tesla unveiled the first version of the Cybertruck, the company has been mostly silent about plans for its highly anticipated electric pickup. But CEO Elon Musk said an updated version of the Cybertruck might be coming soon. On Saturday, Gary Black, the former CEO of Aegon Asset Management, tweeted, “@elonmusk…MORE

How to watch Oprah’s interview with Harry and Meghan

How to watch Oprah’s interview with Harry and Meghan

Grab your tea and crumpets: Oprah Winfrey’s long-awaited interview with Prince Harry and Meghan airs Sunday night. Here’s what fans (and skeptics) of the Sussexes need to know: When does the interview air? “CBS Presents Oprah with Meghan and Harry” will air in the United States on Sunday, March 7, from 8 pm ET to…MORE

Why Apple, Sephora and Nordstrom are jumping on this trend to pull in shoppers

Why Apple, Sephora and Nordstrom are jumping on this trend to pull in shoppers

As the pandemic drags on, big chains like Target and Nordstrom are looking for ways to keep consumers coming back to their stores. One go-to strategy is the store-within-a-store concept. It’s a way for one retailer to join forces with another by setting up a pop-up shop within their stores. Industry analysts say the approach…MORE

China faces huge climate and tech challenges in its bid for global leadership

China faces huge climate and tech challenges in its bid for global leadership

China’s leaders are finalizing their political and economic agenda for the rest of 2021 and beyond. How the country achieves technological independence and tackles the climate crisis will be near the top. This year’s “Two Sessions” meeting — the most important annual event on China’s political calendar — is particularly noteworthy because Beijing will ratify…MORE

US and EU agree to suspend tariffs linked to long-running Boeing-Airbus dispute

US and EU agree to suspend tariffs linked to long-running Boeing-Airbus dispute

The United States and European Union have agreed to suspend for four months all tariffs related to the long-running dispute over subsidies to Boeing and Airbus. The suspended tariffs mark a first step toward repairing a transatlantic trade partnership that’s been strained for nearly 17 years by complaints on both sides about subsidies to the…MORE

Jeep boss says it might drop Cherokee name

Jeep boss says it might drop Cherokee name

Jeep’s new boss says the company is open to dropping the name “Cherokee” from its vehicles in response to objections from the Cherokee Nation. The company is engaged in talks with officials from the Native American tribe, according to Carlos Tavares, CEO of Stellantis, the recently merged automaker that includes the Jeep brand. Tavares made…MORE

Fake tax preparer gets six Covid-19 bailout loans worth more than $1 million

Fake tax preparer gets six Covid-19 bailout loans worth more than $1 million

His past clients say he’s a scammer who ran off with their money, and a judge barred him from illegally masquerading as a certified public accountant after government officials caught on to his scheme. But none of that stopped James Polzin and companies linked to him from seeking — and being granted — at least…MORE