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Talking Biz News Today – Aug. 9, 2023

August 9, 2023

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories:

The Associated Press

US inflation has steadily cooled. Getting it down to the Fed’s target rate will be the toughest mile, by Christopher Rugaber

Sony’s profits drop as it warns of the impact from US movie strikes, by Yuri Kageyama


Millennials powered America’s homeownership boom, by Anna Bahney

Regulators fine Wall Street firms $549 million for using WhatsApp and other channels to discuss business, by Matt Egan

The Wall Street Journal

Chinese Exports Fall at Steepest Pace Since February 2020, by Stella Yifan Xie

WeWork Raises Doubt About Its Survival, by Alexander Saeedy and Ben Glickman


Mortgage credit availability sinks to decade low, by Diana Olick

Apple is planning to move the button to hang up a call in new iPhone software, by Kif Leswing


Disney creates task force to explore AI and cut costs – sources, by Dawn Chmielewski and Krystal Hu

Amazon switches rockets for first test satellites to avoid launch delay, by Joey Roulette

News about business journalism:

Talking Biz News Today – Aug. 8, 2023

Karpatkin, who doubled subs at Consumer Reports, dies at 93

Dallas Morning News taps Skores to cover aviation

Still departs Greater Wilmington Biz Journal for The Assembly

Digital Frontier appoints Rummer EIC

Two big NY Times moves, awards change in Quad Cities, author Jason Del Rey

Quad Cities Biz Journal acquires awards event

Time to change how business news reports about Musk

CNBC hires Toulon as director of standards












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