MSNBC: Business

Syndicate content NBC News Business
NBC News Business
Updated: 15 min 43 sec ago

Low Gas Prices Ease Economic Pinch, but Will They Last?

Sat, 06/11/2016 - 4:04pm
Although gas prices are hitting new highs for the year, drivers today are still paying less than they were even a year ago.
Categories: MSNBC

Former Insys Employees Charged in Doctor Kickback Scheme

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 7:22pm
The ex-employees allegedly participated in a scheme involving doctors who prescribed the company's main drug, a pain medication containing fentanyl.
Categories: MSNBC

U.S. Airlines to Start Scheduled Flights to Cuba

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 3:05pm
Six airlines won permission Friday to resume scheduled commercial air service from the U.S. to Cuba for the first time in more than five decades.
Categories: MSNBC

Gawker Files for Bankruptcy After Hulk Hogan Legal Battle

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 1:19pm
Gawker Media filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in New York on Friday.
Categories: MSNBC

Thief Dressed Like Apple Employee Lifts $16K in iPhones

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 12:29pm
A blue shirt might be responsible for some red faces at Apple, after a thief dressed as a store employee walked off with $16,000 worth of iPhones.
Categories: MSNBC

Salt Lake City Snuffing Out Its Post-Security Smoking Rooms

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 10:16am
The first lounge will close July 5, at the end of the Independence Day weekend, and the last lounge will close the week of December 19.
Categories: MSNBC

Legendary Silicon Valley 'Founding Father' Dead at 84

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 8:11am
The firm that bears his name went on to fund some of the biggest names of the internet era, including Google and Amazon.
Categories: MSNBC

Oil Prices Drop Below $50 as Dollar Strengthens

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 6:57am
Brent oil futures were trading at $51.15 per barrel, down 80 cents while U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures were down 85 cents at $49.71 a barrel.
Categories: MSNBC

Lunch With Buffett? Auction Likely to Draw Mega Bids

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 6:30am
Six of the past eight winners paid more than $2 million to dine with Buffett, the investor who leads the Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate.
Categories: MSNBC

Uber Hired Former CIA Officer in Probe of Lawsuit Opponent

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 4:53pm
The revelation that Uber hired a CIA veteran to conduct investigations into an opponent came in a judge's order Tuesday in an ongoing legal tussle.
Categories: MSNBC

Feds Reviewing Tesla Model S Suspension Complaints

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 3:56pm
U.S. auto safety investigators are reviewing reports of suspension problems in Tesla Motors Inc Model S cars, a government spokesman said on Thursday.
Categories: MSNBC

'Hamilton' Producers Hike Ticket Prices to Thwart Scalpers

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 3:46pm
The producers of the historic Broadway show 'Hamilton' have raised box office prices to a record $849 for premium seating.
Categories: MSNBC

Want a Cheaper Tesla? These Two Models Have You Covered

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 1:01pm
Electric carmaker Tesla said on Thursday it would offer two slightly lower-priced versions of its electric Model S sedan, starting at $66,000.
Categories: MSNBC

Score Vacation Freebies With This Simple Strategy

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 10:09am
Vacations fees can start adding up with overweight bags charges and rental car upgrades.
Categories: MSNBC

Returning to Work? Get an Internship at Barclays

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 9:38am
Barclays said on Wednesday it was launching an internship program in New York targeting people who had taken a career break from the finance industry.
Categories: MSNBC

Apple Revamps App Store Amid Concerns Its Day Has Passed

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 9:14am
Apple announced a series of long-awaited enhancements to its App Store on Wednesday, but the new features may not ease concerns of developers.
Categories: MSNBC

How to Score Freebies on Your Summer Vacation

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 8:55am
Summer is traditionally travel time, but fees can drain the fun from your time in the sun. Here's a simple strategy to cut some costs.
Categories: MSNBC

Oil Prices Soften on Profit Taking After 2016 Highs

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 7:18am
Oil prices edged lower on Thursday as traders took profits after three sessions of gains, though prices remained close to their highest this year.
Categories: MSNBC

Shanghai Disneyland Launches With Distinctly Chinese Flavor

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 6:35am
More than five years and $5.5 billion after first breaking ground, Walt Disney opened its first Chinese Disneyland on Thursday.
Categories: MSNBC

Could Your Next Car's Tires Be Made from Dandelions?

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 5:14pm
Automakers search for natural and recycled alternatives to rubber, plastic, even leather.
Categories: MSNBC