Business News


Walt Disney's Pixar targets 'Lightyear' execs among 75 job cuts

Walt Disney's Pixar Animation Studios has eliminated 75 positions including those of two executives behind the box office disappointment "Lightyear," sources said on Saturday, the first significant j…..
Market Watch

Associated Press: Turkey’s Erdogan takes oath of office, ushering in his third presidential term

Turkeys longtime leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, took the oath of office on Saturday, ushering in his third presidential term that followed three stints as prime minister.Erdogan, 69, won a new five-ye…..
Fox Business

California Senate passes $25 minimum wage for health care workers

California's state Senate passed a bill this week that would raise the minimum wage for health care workers and support staffers to $25 an hour. Authored by Democratic Sen. Maria Elena Durazo and su…..
Wall Street Journal

Blood-Test Customers Mistakenly Told They May Have Cancer...

Blood-Test Customers Mistakenly Told They May Have Cancer Cancer blood-test maker Grail said about 400 customers were mistakenly notified that its test detected a cancer signal in them, which the co…..

As the market starts to cool down, Cramer says don't be afraid to stay bullish

CNBC's Jim Cramer told investors on Friday to stay bullish going into the week ahead, even as the market starts to cool down. After a surprisingly painless debt ceiling resolution and a strong labor…..

‘Not just a fad’: Firm launches fund designed to capitalize on A.I. boom

A major ETF firm provider is betting the artificial intelligence boom is just starting. Roundhill Investments launched the Generative AI & Technology ETF (CHAT) less than 20 days ago. It's the f…..

Starbucks' iconic coffee cup has a climate problem as mobile, drive-thru orders boom

Starbucks has allowed customers to order with their own personal reusable cup at store counters since 1985, but the extension of this to drive-thru and mobile ordering is a much bigger deal. Since 1…..
Fox Business

‘Shark Tank’ star Daymond John slams former contestants with restraining order after $16 million business deal

Celebrity investor Daymond John has filed a lawsuit and restraining order against former "Shark Tank" contestants.  After joining the business reality television series, the Baker family claimed wor…..

This 36-year-old bought an abandoned house for just $1 and fully renovated it—take a look: It's my 'dream home'

In 2020, Maxine Sharples bought a 2-bedroom house in Liverpool, England — for just $1. The catch? It was in complete disrepair, and she had to turn it into a livable space. Here's how she fully renova..

36-year-old mom makes $15,000 a month working 10 hours a week—her best advice for scaling an online business

Jade Weatherington, 36, had long been teaching English on various websites when she created two classes on Outschool, an online course platform for kids, in 2018. One was in arts and crafts and the o…..
Financial Post

Canada's GDP blowout and the end of the U.S. debt ceiling crisis. Here are the week's top 7 stories

6. Shopify faces class action suit over severance offers 5. Air Canada grapples with tech issue, early contract talks 4. Franklin Templeton to buy Putnam from Great West 3. Bank second-quarter ear…..

Here’s how developers aim to store crypto inside NFTs

Developers have recently published an Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) introducing a new way to use nonfungible tokens (NFTs). With this system, all NFTs can have a smart contract account, allowin…..
The Economist

Britons still do like to be beside the seaside

In 1936 an enterprising businessman lit upon a way to make the British seaside even more unpleasant. To icy seas, leaden skies and average annual temperatures of 10°C Billy Butlin added low, wooden h…..

Deadly Indian rail crash shifts focus from new trains to safety

By YP Rajesh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's vast rail network is undergoing a $30 billion transformation with gleaming new trains and modern stations but Fridays deadly train accident shows more atte…..

OpenAI commits $1M to support AI-driven cybersecurity initiatives

The adverse effects of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the hands of criminals, enabling the creation of deep fakes and malware, have heightened the urgency for action. OpenAI, the creato…..

Pope to visit Mongolia, home to just 1,300 Catholics

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis will make an Aug. 31-Sept. 4 trip to Mongolia, one of the most far-flung places he has ever visited and which has only about 1,300 Catholics …..
Market Watch

: ‘We averted an economic crisis’: Biden hails debt-ceiling deal in Oval Office address

President Joe Biden on Friday hailed passage of a bipartisan deal to raise the U.S. debt limit and avoid a government default, addressing the nation from the Oval Office. No one got everything they w…..

Biden says debt ceiling bill avoids catastrophic economic default

WASHINGTON  President Joe Biden on Friday evening gave his first address from the Oval Office to discuss a bill to lift the debt ceiling while capping federal spending, calling it a "critical" agreem…..

California Dem who opposed anti-tech bills is top contender for key role on antitrust subcommittee

A California lawmaker who has opposed efforts to crack down on the tech industry is the leading contender to become the highest ranking Democrat on the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust. Rep…..

Elon Musk and Twitter face growing brand safety concerns after execs depart

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, speaks with CNBC on May 16th, 2023. The sudden departure of Twitter executives tasked with content moderation and brand safety has left the company more vulnerable than ever…..

About Business News

Newsdesk intends to be the most comprehensive news aggregator for the latest Business and Financial News available, bringing you breaking news from around the world reported online. If you need the latest headlines, breaking news from the most relevant news sources , or the breaking news this week, you don't need a daily newspaper anymore - use Newsdesk to keep up with the relevant news you need. This feed on the latest Business and Financial News updates itself 24/7, continuously adding latest stories from numerous news sources, so that you can get a full perspective. No news source is censored - all perspectives are important.
Intersting Reads
NY Times

How Putin and Friends Stalled Climate Progress

How Putin and Friends Stalled Climate Progress A handful of powerful world leaders rallied around Russia and undercut global cooperation. Vladimir V. Putin has long used Russia’s oil and gas as instr..
Sky Sports

Hreidarsson: I want that buzz again

Hermann Hreidarsson still remembers the first Premier League game that he attended. Unlike thousands of others who experience that attack on the senses, he was kitted up and on the bench at the time, ..
Fox Sports

Despite Kodai Senga's dominance, Mets — like Phillies — have timely questions to answer

NEW YORK As the Mets and Phillies squared off for the first time this season, each ballclub would swear that their best baseball is in front of them. Or so they hope.  Recent history has shown t…..