Author: Meredith Hamrick

Talking Biz News Today — Oct. 1, 2013

Some of Tuesday’s top business stories: Coverage of the Government Shutdown Government shuts down as Congress misses deadline, by Janet Hook and Kristina Peterson (Wall Street Journal) U.S. stocks rise as investors weigh shutdown...

Talking Biz News — Sept. 30, 2013

Some of Monday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal Siemens aiming for 15,000 jobs cuts, by William Boston Shanghai ‘free-trade zone’ opens, by Richard Silk Bloomberg First U.S. shutdown in 17 years imminent with...

Talking Biz News Today — Sept. 25, 2013

Some of Wednesday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal M.B.A. applications rebound, by Melissa Korn Applied Materials to acquire Tokyo Electron, by Daisuke Wakabayashi, Kana Inagaki and Don Clark Bloomberg Amazon unveils faster Kindle...

Talking Biz News Today — Sept. 24, 2013

Some of Tuesday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal Blackberry strikes preliminary go-private deal for $4.7 billion, by Will Connors Chrysler feud triggers IPO filing, by Christina Rogers Bloomberg Shippers poised to return to...