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Tweet Follow me New York TimesGood Friday. Here’s what we’re watching: • Stocks posted their worst week in two years. • Waymo and Uber settled their legal fight. • Congress passes a budget deal, but shows it doesn’t care about deficits. • How will the market rout impact the Federal … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Claire Danes Could Really Use a NapNew York TimesIt’s nearly 11 p.m. by the time Claire Danes can do an interview, while simultaneously checking into a Holiday Inn Express outside of Richmond, Va., after a long day on the set of Showtime’s “Homeland.” Carrie Mathison, Ms. Danes’s character on the … and more …read more Source:: New York City News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesGlobal investors have been drawn to the growing heft of China’s internet companies, like the Alibaba Group, an e-commerce company that is traded in New York, and Tencent Holdings, a conglomerate with businesses in social messaging and online games that … and more …read more Source:: New...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesThe New York alligator is still a puzzle. The theory at the time was that it had fallen off a boat in the Harlem River. John T. Flaherty, the former chief of design in the Bureau of Sewers, had a trademark reply to constant questions: “No, Virginia … and more …read more Source:: New York City...

Tweet Follow me New York Times“It’s his right, of course, to vote against the bill, but I would argue that it’s time to vote,” Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the majority leader. His Democratic counterpart, Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, echoed the … and more …read more Source:: New...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesGoogle’s deal for Chelsea Market is the latest example of an internet behemoth expanding its footprint in New York. (NYT). • Amazon will offer Whole Foods groceries through its Prime Now two-hour delivery service. (CNBC). • Elizabeth Warren’s office … …read more Source:: New York...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesIn a tough environment for journalism, The New York Times Company continued to post significant subscriber growth, propelling the company to a healthy 2017. The company said on Thursday that it added 157,000 net digital-only subscriptions in the fourth …New York Times Co. shares soar on earnings beat as...

Tweet Follow me CNBCAt least four companies managed to price their initial public offerings (IPOs) in New York on Wednesday, defying this week’s stock market volatility which led to three other stock market flotations being postponed. The S&P 500 and the Dow saw their … …read more Source:: New York City News By...

Tweet Follow me New York Times“I was shocked by the new allegations released today against Rob Porter,” Mr. Kelly said in the statement. “There is no place for domestic violence in our society. I stand by my previous comments of the Rob Porter that I have come to know since …White House aide resigns after allegations of domestic...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesGood Wednesday. Here’s what we’re watching: • Tesla’s much-awaited fourth quarter results. • Athenahealth names Jeff Immelt as chairman. • Senate leaders reach a deal to raise spending. • Shares of Snap jumped 40 percent after it reported results … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me USA TODAYAnthony, who was underwater for several minutes, was found in critical condition and transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. “I’m gonna call him a hero,” neighbor Carmen Rivera told NBC New York. “He’s a hero.” Two fire officials who …‘He’s a Hero’:...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesGood morning on this messy Wednesday. As you head out this morning, watch your step. A devil’s brew of snow, sleet and rain in the forecast may make streets and sidewalks slick. Down in the subway, the footing might be even more treacherous: Has it … …read more Source:: New York City News...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesThe N.B.A. will be without its unicorn for the foreseeable future as Kristaps Porzingis, the Knicks’ All-Star forward, is out for the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Just over three minutes into the second quarter of the Knicks’ eventual …New York Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis...

Tweet Follow me New York Times“This is not a serious bill,” said Representative Nita M. Lowey of New York, the top Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee. “It is nothing more than a political ploy that will place us on the brink of another shutdown.” If a deal on the …Trump: I’d ‘love to see a government shutdown’New...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesHONG KONG — A powerful earthquake struck Taiwan 10 minutes before midnight on Tuesday, causing buildings to collapse in the city of Hualien, Taiwanese media outlets reported. The 6.4-magnitude quake was recorded at 11:50 p.m. and was centered about 14 … and more …read more Source:: New York...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesMr. Howe said he set up a breakfast with Mr. Cuomo, Mr. Kelly and other officials with Competitive Power Ventures in New York City. Some $25,000 was raised at that event. Later, other executives from the company also contributed to the campaign … and more …read more Source:: New York City News...

Tweet Follow me New York Times[The New York Times]. • In Syria, videos of rebels abusing a female Kurdish fighter’s corpse have cast a shadow on Turkey’s allies in the battle for the Kurdish-controlled city of Afrin. [The New York Times]. • The murder in Kenya of an American … …read more Source:: New York...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesThe F.B.I. suspected that Mr. Page, a former Moscow-based investment banker who was under investigation once before, was acting as a Russian agent. The New York Times filed a motion on Monday asking the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to unseal … and more …read more Source:: New York City...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesBy The New York Times. Treasury yields have moved sharply higher in recent weeks, as a broad global economic expansion and incipient signs of upward pressure on wages in the United States. Investors appear concerned that inflationary pressure could … and more …read more Source:: New York City...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesBut he stepped down the next year to develop new businesses in emerging markets. He then served as Samsung’s president and chief operating officer, before becoming vice chairman in 2012. More recently, Mr. Lee has shown greater initiative in steering … and more …read more Source:: New York...