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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc’s $26 billion acquisition of rival Sprint Corp won the support of the head of the Federal Communications Commission on Monday, in a big step toward the deal’s approval. The storefront of a Boost mobile phone store is seen in the Brooklyn borough...
Actors Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke on the set of the eighth season of Game of Thrones.Helen Sloane | HBODespite high criticism from fans, the final episode of "Game of Thrones" shattered single-night viewing records Sunday, with 19.3 million tuning in to watch the finale.The final season of...
Containers are stacked on a vessel at the Port of Long Beach in Long Beach, California on July 6, 2018, including some from China Shipping, a conglomerate under the direct administration of China's State Council.Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty ImagesMore tit-for-tat tariffs in the U.S.-China trade...
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. and European chipmakers fell sharply on Monday amid worries the Huawei Technologies suppliers may suspend shipments to the Chinese firm due to a U.S. crackdown. FILE PHOTO: The logo of semiconductor manufacturer Infineon is seen at its Austrian headquarters in Villach, Austria, June 3,...
Mikaila Ulmer, left, and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speak onstage at We Day at KeyArena in Seattle on April 20, 2016. in Seattle, Washington.Mat Hayward | We Day | Getty ImagesAs Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and other social platforms come under fire for enabling hateful speech, Microsoft is stepping...
Whole Foods will ban plastic straws and offer smaller produce bags  CNNResponding to customers' demands, Whole Foods is ramping up its war on disposable plastic. 2019-05-20 14:27:00 Read more from source here...
The logo of Mazars, an international, integrated organisation, that is specialised in audit, accounting, tax and advisory services is seen on a building in the financial district of la Defense near Paris, France, May 14, 2018. REUTERS/Charles PlatiauLONDON (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs said on Monday it has...
Kohl's has signed a long-term deal with Fanatics to sell the sports marketplace's licensed gear — NFL jerseys, NBA T-shirts and more — on Kohls.com, starting this fall.The partnership will make Fanatics the exclusive distributor of all licensed sports apparel and accessories — for men, women and...
Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:Lions Gate Entertainment — Lions Gate received an informal offer from CBS to buy its Starz cable network, according to sources who spoke to CNBC. No deal is imminent, however, sources say. CBS had made an offer for Starz before...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Total and ENI have stopped payments to the Russian firms who sold them contaminated oil and said they will only pay when compensation is agreed, trading sources said, upping the stakes in what they say is the worst disruption to Russian oil supply. FILE PHOTO:...

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