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Eu States Agree Rules To Make Search Engines Pay For News

BRUSSELS – Search engines like Google (GOOGL.O) and Microsoft’s Bing (MSFT.O) could be made to pay for showing snippets of news articles under draft...

World Cup Divides Fans With Live It Up Will Smith Anthem

LONDON – Soccer’s World Cup organizers divided fans by releasing the tournament’s official song on Friday – a fast-paced dance tune titled...

Stock Market Value Of Netflix Eclipses Disney For First Time

SAN FRANCISCO – Netflix’s (NFLX.O) stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) for the first time,...

Netflixs Stock Market Value Eclipses Disneys For First Time

SAN FRANCISCO – Netflix’s (NFLX.O) stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) for the first time,...

Norways Wealth Fund Voted Against Shell Climate Target Motion

OSLO – Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund voted against a motion at Shell’s annual meeting urging the energy giant to set climate targets, despite a push...

Guinea Parliamentary Majority Rejects Calls For Bollore Inquiry

CONAKRY – Guinea’s parliamentary majority rejected opposition calls for an inquiry into French billionaire Vincent Bollore on Wednesday, saying the...

Comcast Prepares To Top Disneys 50 Billion Offer For Fox

– Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) confirmed for the first time on Wednesday it was preparing a higher, all-cash offer for the businesses that Twenty-First Century Fox...

Comcast Prepares To Challenge Disney For Fox Assets

– Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) on Wednesday confirmed that it is considering and is in advanced stages of preparing an offer for the businesses that Twenty-First Century...

Britons Shunned Shops To Watch Royal Wedding Says John Lewis

LONDON – Britain’s royal wedding dented sales at department store group John Lewis last week, as customers chose to watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle get...

Sony In 23 Billion Deal For Emi Becomes Worlds Biggest Music Publisher

TOKYO – Sony Corp (6758.T) said on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion to gain control of EMI, becoming the world’s largest music publisher in an...