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  • Business Briefs: Apple, Twitter, Target

    Business Briefs: Apple, Twitter, Target

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:01:55 GMT

    Apple wants you to know what sort of information it is keeping about your online habits.

    Apple wants you to know what sort of information it is keeping about your online habits.

  • Business Briefs: Hurricane Michael, Uber, Lyft, Harry's

    Business Briefs: Hurricane Michael, Uber, Lyft, Harry's

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-10-17 12:31:34 GMT
    FCC calls out wireless carriers after failing to restore service after Hurricane Michael. Those ride-hailing apps are looking to take a stop by Wall Street. Harry's is expanding its brand.FCC calls out wireless carriers after failing to restore service after Hurricane Michael. Those ride-hailing apps are looking to take a stop by Wall Street. Harry's is expanding its brand.
    FCC calls out wireless carriers after failing to restore service after Hurricane Michael. Those ride-hailing apps are looking to take a stop by Wall Street. Harry's is expanding its brand.FCC calls out wireless carriers after failing to restore service after Hurricane Michael. Those ride-hailing apps are looking to take a stop by Wall Street. Harry's is expanding its brand.

    FCC calls out wireless carriers after failing to restore service after Hurricane Michael. Those ride-hailing apps are looking to take a stop by Wall Street. Harry's is expanding its brand.

    FCC calls out wireless carriers after failing to restore service after Hurricane Michael. Those ride-hailing apps are looking to take a stop by Wall Street. Harry's is expanding its brand.

  • No winning Mega Millions ticket; jackpot climbs to $868M

    No winning Mega Millions ticket; jackpot climbs to $868M

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-17 10:38:47 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-10-17 12:15:26 GMT

    No winning lottery ticket was sold for the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to $868 million.

    No winning lottery ticket was sold for the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to $868 million.

  • Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

    Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-10-17 10:34:31 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:10 AM EDT2018-10-17 12:10:01 GMT
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.

    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.

    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.

  • Business Briefs: Google, Lyft, BuzzFeed

    Business Briefs: Google, Lyft, BuzzFeed

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:29 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:29:19 GMT

    Google confirms the development of a censored version of its search engine for China.

    Google confirms the development of a censored version of its search engine for China.

  • Business Briefs: Paul Allen, TSA, Burberry

    Business Briefs: Paul Allen, TSA, Burberry

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:09:20 GMT
    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65. T.S.A. is bringing facial recognition technology to more travelers. Burberry says it is ramping up production and will be releasing new items every month.Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65. T.S.A. is bringing facial recognition technology to more travelers. Burberry says it is ramping up production and will be releasing new items every month.
    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65. T.S.A. is bringing facial recognition technology to more travelers. Burberry says it is ramping up production and will be releasing new items every month.Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65. T.S.A. is bringing facial recognition technology to more travelers. Burberry says it is ramping up production and will be releasing new items every month.

    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65. T.S.A. is bringing facial recognition technology to more travelers. Burberry says it is ramping up production and will be releasing new items every month.

    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65. T.S.A. is bringing facial recognition technology to more travelers. Burberry says it is ramping up production and will be releasing new items every month.

  • Business Briefs: Insurance, In-N-Out, Palm

    Business Briefs: Insurance, In-N-Out, Palm

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:22:20 GMT

    Insurance companies have put a price on Hurricane Michael damage, In-N-Out is sticking to the West Coast, and a company that pioneered the smartphone has a new device.

    Insurance companies have put a price on Hurricane Michael damage, In-N-Out is sticking to the West Coast, and a company that pioneered the smartphone has a new device.

  • Business Briefs: Sears, Facebook Messenger, $550,000 wine

    Business Briefs: Sears, Facebook Messenger, $550,000 wine

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-10-15 12:51:31 GMT

    Sears is struggling to survive after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Sunday night.

    Sears is struggling to survive after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Sunday night.

  • Sears announces 150 stores will close, including 2 in HV

    Sears announces 150 stores will close, including 2 in HV

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 10:55:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:16:16 GMT
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.

    Sears has announced that nearly 150 of its stores are shutting their doors, including two in the area.

    Sears has announced that nearly 150 of its stores are shutting their doors, including two in the area.

  • Business Briefs: Waze app, new font

    Business Briefs: Waze app, new font

    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-10-14 16:22:38 GMT

    The traffic app Waze is rolling out a new carpool feature nationwide.

    The traffic app Waze is rolling out a new carpool feature nationwide.

  • Business Briefs: Facebook, e-cigarettes, Banksy

    Business Briefs: Facebook, e-cigarettes, Banksy

    Friday, October 12 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-10-12 18:41:52 GMT
    Facebook is taking action ahead of the midterm elections. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts they say were spreading fake or inaccurate political content.Facebook is taking action ahead of the midterm elections. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts they say were spreading fake or inaccurate political content.
    Facebook is taking action ahead of the midterm elections. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts they say were spreading fake or inaccurate political content.Facebook is taking action ahead of the midterm elections. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts they say were spreading fake or inaccurate political content.

    Facebook is taking action ahead of the midterm elections. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts they say were spreading fake or inaccurate political content.

    Facebook is taking action ahead of the midterm elections. The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts they say were spreading fake or inaccurate political content.

  • Toyota recalls trucks, SUVs and cars to fix air bag problem

    Toyota recalls trucks, SUVs and cars to fix air bag problem

    Friday, October 12 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-10-12 15:01:21 GMT
    Toyota is recalling more than 168,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.Toyota is recalling more than 168,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.
    Toyota is recalling more than 168,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.Toyota is recalling more than 168,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.

    Toyota is recalling more than 168,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.

    Toyota is recalling more than 168,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.

  • Business Briefs: Amazon, Apple, 3D photos

    Business Briefs: Amazon, Apple, 3D photos

    Friday, October 12 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-10-12 13:21:44 GMT
    Amazon could soon be paying a lot more to ship items to your doorstep. Apple could detect telemarketing calls. A new feature is bringing 3D photos to your news feed.Amazon could soon be paying a lot more to ship items to your doorstep. Apple could detect telemarketing calls. A new feature is bringing 3D photos to your news feed.
    Amazon could soon be paying a lot more to ship items to your doorstep. Apple could detect telemarketing calls. A new feature is bringing 3D photos to your news feed.Amazon could soon be paying a lot more to ship items to your doorstep. Apple could detect telemarketing calls. A new feature is bringing 3D photos to your news feed.

    Amazon could soon be paying a lot more to ship items to your doorstep. Apple could detect telemarketing calls. A new feature is bringing 3D photos to your news feed. 

    Amazon could soon be paying a lot more to ship items to your doorstep. Apple could detect telemarketing calls. A new feature is bringing 3D photos to your news feed. 

  • Report: Heating oil to rise 20 percent

    Report: Heating oil to rise 20 percent

    Friday, October 12 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-10-12 11:17:02 GMT
    The U.S. Energy Information Administration is forecasting a 20-percent increase in spending for home heating oil.The U.S. Energy Information Administration is forecasting a 20-percent increase in spending for home heating oil.

    The U.S. Energy Information Administration is forecasting a 20-percent increase in spending for home heating oil.

    The U.S. Energy Information Administration is forecasting a 20-percent increase in spending for home heating oil.

  • Business Briefs: PayPal, stamps, Singapore Airlines

    Business Briefs: PayPal, stamps, Singapore Airlines

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:56:41 GMT

    PayPal is teaming up with Walmart to offer cash deposits and withdrawals.

    PayPal is teaming up with Walmart to offer cash deposits and withdrawals.

  • Business Briefs: Apple, Colin Kaepernick, American cheese

    Business Briefs: Apple, Colin Kaepernick, American cheese

    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-10-11 12:32:22 GMT
    Apple's upcoming streaming platform will be free for people already using their products. Colin Kaepernick wants to protect his image. Sales of American cheese are down 1.6 percent and a new report is blaming millennials.Apple's upcoming streaming platform will be free for people already using their products. Colin Kaepernick wants to protect his image. Sales of American cheese are down 1.6 percent and a new report is blaming millennials.
    Apple's upcoming streaming platform will be free for people already using their products. Colin Kaepernick wants to protect his image. Sales of American cheese are down 1.6 percent and a new report is blaming millennials.Apple's upcoming streaming platform will be free for people already using their products. Colin Kaepernick wants to protect his image. Sales of American cheese are down 1.6 percent and a new report is blaming millennials.

    Apple's upcoming streaming platform will be free for people already using their products. Colin Kaepernick wants to protect his image. Sales of American cheese are down 1.6 percent and a new report is blaming millennials.

    Apple's upcoming streaming platform will be free for people already using their products. Colin Kaepernick wants to protect his image. Sales of American cheese are down 1.6 percent and a new report is blaming millennials.

  • Father discovers mold in Capri Sun pouch

    Father discovers mold in Capri Sun pouch

    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-10-11 11:57:50 GMT
    A father from Columbus, Ohio says he found mold in a Capri Sun pouch that he was going to give to his 3-year-old.A father from Columbus, Ohio says he found mold in a Capri Sun pouch that he was going to give to his 3-year-old.

    A father from Columbus, Ohio says he found mold in a Capri Sun pouch that he was going to give to his 3-year-old.

    A father from Columbus, Ohio says he found mold in a Capri Sun pouch that he was going to give to his 3-year-old.

  • Public housing units undergo $300M renovation

    Public housing units undergo $300M renovation

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:16:21 GMT
    Officials in Yonkers are unveiling today the first look at a major overhaul of the city’s largest public housing complex.Officials in Yonkers are unveiling today the first look at a major overhaul of the city’s largest public housing complex.

    Officials in Yonkers unveiled today the first look at a major overhaul of the city’s largest public housing complex.

    Officials in Yonkers unveiled today the first look at a major overhaul of the city’s largest public housing complex.

  • Workers wanted: Companies hiring for the holidays

    Workers wanted: Companies hiring for the holidays

    Companies around the nation are hiring seasonal workers for the holiday shopping season.Companies around the nation are hiring seasonal workers for the holiday shopping season.
    Companies around the nation are hiring seasonal workers for the holiday shopping season.Companies around the nation are hiring seasonal workers for the holiday shopping season.

    Companies around the nation are hiring seasonal workers for the holiday shopping season. 

    Companies around the nation are hiring seasonal workers for the holiday shopping season. 

  • 6.5 million pounds of various beef products recalled for possible salmonella contamination.

    6.5 million pounds of various beef products recalled for possible salmonella contamination.

    Thursday, October 4 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-10-04 14:46:42 GMT

    6.5 million pounds of various beef products recalled for possible salmonella contamination.

    6.5 million pounds of various beef products recalled for possible salmonella contamination.

  • Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

    Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:40:00 GMT

    Amazon's website ran into some snags quickly Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping holiday it created.

    Amazon's website ran into some snags quickly Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping holiday it created.

  • Cyber bots blamed for snatching up popular holiday toys to resell

    Cyber bots blamed for snatching up popular holiday toys to resell

    Friday, December 8 2017 12:54 PM EST2017-12-08 17:54:55 GMT
    Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.

    Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.

    Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.

  • McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes

    McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes

    Monday, December 4 2017 7:47 AM EST2017-12-04 12:47:50 GMT
    Sunday, December 24 2017 8:49 AM EST2017-12-24 13:49:04 GMT
    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the Trump era, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday disputed projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the Trump era, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday disputed projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.

    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is disputing projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.

    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is disputing projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.

  • Cheddar Afternoon Business Report: Alphabet, J.Crew, fidget spinners

    Cheddar Afternoon Business Report: Alphabet, J.Crew, fidget spinners

    Friday, November 10 2017 2:50 PM EST2017-11-10 19:50:51 GMT
    Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico.Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico.

    Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico. 

    Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico. 

  • Snapchat feature worries police

    Snapchat feature worries police

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-26 19:19:07 GMT

    A new feature to the Snapchat app has law enforcement officials on edge. 

    A new feature to the Snapchat app has law enforcement officials on edge. 

  • Manufacturers to begin driverless car tests on NY roads

    Manufacturers to begin driverless car tests on NY roads

    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:22 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:22:59 GMT
    New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.

    New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.

    New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.

  • Dove ad campaign criticized online

    Dove ad campaign criticized online

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 11:33 AM EDT2017-05-09 15:33:33 GMT
    For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves.For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves.

    A new ad campaign for Dove soap is being criticized online. For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves. 

    A new ad campaign for Dove soap is being criticized online. For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves. 

  • Luxury movie theater to open in Dobbs Ferry

    Luxury movie theater to open in Dobbs Ferry

    An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5.An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5.

    A new luxury movie theater will soon be opening up in Westchester. An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5. 

    A new luxury movie theater will soon be opening up in Westchester. An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5. 

  • Community gets ready to “Walk4Hearing”

    Community gets ready to “Walk4Hearing”

    Members of the Hearing Loss Association of America were at Mercy College to kick off their annual Walk4Hearing over the weekend. This is the group’s largest fundraiser to help those with hearing loss. 

    Members of the Hearing Loss Association of America were at Mercy College to kick off their annual Walk4Hearing over the weekend. This is the group’s largest fundraiser to help those with hearing loss. 

  • Strip club closes in Mount Vernon

    Strip club closes in Mount Vernon

    Sue's Rendezvous will shut its doors for good after 45 years in business.Sue's Rendezvous will shut its doors for good after 45 years in business.

    A popular strip club in Mount Vernon is closing its doors for good. 

    A popular strip club in Mount Vernon is closing its doors for good. 

  • Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Sen. Chuck SchumerSen. Chuck Schumer

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, where last week a CSX train collided with a commercial truck carrying cars. Schumer says he is asking the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy to finalize a review of the transportation of highly flammable oil shipments. Schumer ...

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. 

  • US economy to grow slower than Trump pledges, survey finds

    US economy to grow slower than Trump pledges, survey finds

    U.S. economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and next, yet remain modest, even if President Trump's promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending are implemented, a survey found. 

    U.S. economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and next, yet remain modest, even if President Trump's promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending are implemented, a survey found. 

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