Tagged: Coverage

Coverage: iHeartMedia wants to do an IPO

iHeartMedia Inc., the nation’s largest radio broadcaster, said Wednesday it is looking to return to the public markets with a $100 million initial public offering, marking another step in the company’s financial turnaround after filing...

Talking Biz News Today — April 4, 2019

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Face recognition researcher fights Amazon over biased AI, by Matt O’Brien Trump team and China resume uphill battle to end trade rift, by Paul Wiseman Bloomberg SoftBank...

Coverage: Auto sales post first quarter decline

Major auto makers on Tuesday posted declines in U.S. sales for the first quarter, adding pressure on car companies already grappling with weaker conditions in important markets globally. Adrienne Roberts of The Wall Street Journal...

Talking Biz News Today — April 3, 2019

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Scammers peddling bogus tax breaks find traction on Facebook, by Amanda Seitz and Mae Anderson US stock indexes cap listless trading day with mixed finish, by Alex Veiga Bloomberg...

Talking Biz News Today — April 2, 2019

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Boeing, FAA say more time needed for fix of troubled 737 MAX, by David Koenig US retail sales declined 0.2 percent in February, by Josh Boak Bloomberg...

Talking Biz News Today — April 1, 2019

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: Associated Press One of Russia’s richest women dies in plane crash in Germany, by David McHugh S&P 500 posts biggest quarterly gain in a decade; Lyft soars,...

Talking Biz News Today — March 29, 2019

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Wells Fargo CEO steps down after a rocky tenure, by Ken Sweet US charges Facebook with high-tech housing discrimination, by Mae Anderson and Barbara Ortutay Bloomberg Subway closings accelerate...

Coverage: Centene is buying Wellcare for $15.3 billion

Health insurer Centene Corp. agreed to buy competitor WellCare Health Plans Inc. for around $15.3 billion, creating a giant in the business of managing government health programs. Anna Wilde Mathews and Allison Prang of The Wall Street Journal had the...