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Talking Biz News Today — Oct. 28, 2016

October 28, 2016

Posted by Chris Roush

Some of Friday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Amazon courts food shoppers, by Mae Anderson

Twitter cuts staff, kills off Vine app amid pressure to grow, by Barbara Ortutay


Senators are now calling for clawbacks when executives do a bad job, by Lucinda Shen

The Senate just invited the wrong CEO to an AT&T merger hearing, by Jeff John Roberts

LinkedIn’s growth is decelerating fast, by Jay Greene

Apple’s underwhelming Mac event was lacking in innovation, by Therese Poletti


Qualcomm to buy NXP for $38 billion in biggest chip merger, by Narottam Medhora and Supantha Mukherjee

Dollar, bond yields rise on enhanced Fed rate hike prospects, by Shinichi Saoshiro

News about business journalism

Economist launches U.S. ad campaign

Personal finance editor Kiplinger to depart USA Today

The date in business journalism

2011: A biz editor getting into the Halloween spirit

2006: Minneapolis paper brings back stock listings for Saturday

Business journalism birthday

Oct. 28: Gail MarksJarvis of the Chicago Tribune

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