Reports: Some WeWork directors seek to remove CEO

NEW YORK (AP) — Some members of the WeWork board are unhappy with its leadership and plan to push WeWork CEO Adam Neumann to give up that title, according to several media reports. T...

Honest Co.'s CFO shares lessons learned and his vision ahead

NEW YORK (AP) — The Honest Company, known for its eco-friendly diapers, wipes and cleaning products, is back on the upswing after a series of stumbling blocks. The digital native com...

McDermott and Scholastic rise while Xilinx and KeyCorp fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday. McDermott International Inc., up 43 cents to $2.01 The energy industry services company...

Auto union strike is latest worry in Flint, GM's birthplace

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The birthplace of General Motors has been on an economic roller-coaster ride for more than a century as the automaker rose, crashed and retooled for changing markets. Now, the city...

AP Interview: Serie A CEO cites 'billion' lost to TV piracy

ROME (AP) — The accumulated damage to Italian soccer by illegal television streaming services is "well beyond a billion euros," according to Serie A's CEO. Speaking in the aftermath ...

Debt-trap diplomacy: China secures Gold Ridge Mine in Solomon Islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the break of diplomatic ties between the Solomon Islands and Taiwan on Sept. 16, it has come to light that China Railway Group Ltd. has signed a US$825 million d...

Agency says no new foods now subjected to meals surcharge

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's tax department has determined no new foods should be subjected to a new surcharge on prepared meals. Democratic Gov. Ned Lamont asked the Departm...

Microsoft, Herman Miller gain while US Steel, Darden dip

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday. Microsoft Corp., up $2.55 to $141.07 The technology company's board of directors appr...

Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

Airbnb Inc. said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020, a long-awaited move by the home-sharing company that is both loved and reviled for its disruption of the accommodation sector. ...

Barcelona says it will surpass 1 billion euros in revenue

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona says it will become the first sports team in the world to surpass 1 billion euros ($1.15 billion) in revenue this season. The Spanish club made the ...

Philippine electronic firms aiming to provide services in Taiwan

Various companies from the Philippines are among more than 700 exhibitors from 43 countries that are seeking to supply electronic solutions and materials to the Taiwanese market. The three-day Semi...

Qatar Airways posts $639 million loss if latest fiscal year

Qatar Airways is reporting an annual loss of $639 million (2.3 billion riyals) as it struggles with a boycott by neighboring countries against the Persian Gulf state. The results wer...

Bangladesh's leading cellphone companies in legal tussle

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh's two leading cellphone companies are negotiating with a regulator over claims of more than $1.5 billion in unpaid taxes as they face threats of losing their licens...

FedEx profit falls, company cites uncertainty over trade

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Profit at FedEx fell 11% in its fiscal first quarter, as the package delivery company was buffeted by slower economic growth and the loss of business from retail giant Amazon. ...

Lamont says review of taxed, prepared foods under way

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont said Tuesday that Connecticut's tax department "too broadly interpreted" a planned surcharge on prepared foods and he has directed the agency to revisit which it...