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German Makers Recall 2.3 Million U.S. Vehicles for Takata Bags

Daimler AG,  Volkswagen AG and  BMW AG recalled about 2.3 million U.S. vehicles since Tuesday to replace potentially defective Takata Corp. air bags. The recalls, detailed in company statements and government filings, are part of the 5.1 million vehicle recall expansion that Takata telegraphed to ...

Bloomberg · 5 hours ago

Yellen Flags Risks to Outlook That Could Delay Rate Increases -- 4th Update

Financial conditions have become less supportive of economic growth, stresses in China and other foreign economies could weigh further on the U.S., and market expectations for inflation are sinking, Ms. Yellen said, kicking off two days of testimony before House and Senate committees. As has often ...

Morningstar.com · 6 hours ago

Burger King expands menu with hot dogs

Burger King's parent company Restaurant Brands International will announce its fourth-quarter and full-year earnings next week. Restaurant Brands was created last year, when Burger King's majority shareholder, 3G Capital, bought Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons for $11bn. 3G also owns ...

BBC · 5 hours ago

Wall Street up as Yellen eases concerns about economy

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) - Wall Street was on track to snap a three-day losing run on Wednesday after comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen eased investor concerns about the capacity of the economy ...

Yahoo! Finance · 6 hours ago

Japan's Biggest Brewer to Spend USD 3.5 Billion on New Acquisitions - Research and Markets

13 minutes ago Done The global beer industry is expected to reach a value of USD 575 billion by 2017 , according to Analyzing the Global Beer Industry 2015, a report from Research and Markets. The report notes how industry consolidation has become a marked trend within the global beer industry, and ...

Yahoo! Finance · 6 hours ago

Why Tesla Stock Will Double

Dougherty & Co. Analyst Andrea James discusses her outlook for Tesla. She speaks "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg · 5 hours ago

Robert Hubbs finds his rhythm against Auburn

KNOXVILLE — Robert Hubbs spent the majority of Tennessee’s loss to Arkansas watching from the sideline. Hubbs, who two games earlier was starting his eighth game in a row, had been relegated to a season-high 24 minutes on the bench. All he could do was watch and think. Subscription Required An ...

Newport Plain Talk · 5 hours ago

Computer as driver? 'Yes' from feds boosts self-driving cars

DETROIT — Computers that control cars of the future can be considered drivers just like humans, the federal government's highway safety agency has decided. The redefinition of "driver" by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is an important break for Google, which is developing ...

Boston Herald · 5 hours ago

European Authorities To Approve Staples-Office Depot Under Several Conditions

Shares of Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) were trading higher by more than 3 percent on Wednesday after European Union regulators approved its pending merger with Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ: ODP) on several conditions. According to The New York Times, European regulators said that the merger can be ...

Yahoo! Finance · 5 hours ago

Why ITC's the Rare Power Stock Slumping on News of Its Takeover

For the most part, U.S. utilities have rallied in the last six months after becoming multibillion-dollar takeover targets. Not ITC Holdings Corp., which attracted a smaller premium than four other U.S. utilities that agreed to takeovers in the past six months. Shares of ITC Holdings slid as much as ...

Bloomberg · 5 hours ago