There's no avoiding the fact that children's literature has a whiteness problem. We've all seen it. If not, just Google "popular children's books" and glance at the covers of Charlotte's Web, Matilda,.. Mid-Day - Published
NBCUniversal’s new Peacock streaming service is still months away from its attempt to win over viewers in an increasingly saturated streaming market, but it’s already made a strong first impression.. The Wrap - Published
A Denver-based attorney has filed a lawsuit against the parent company of the Clear View Behavioral Health center in Johnstown in which he accuses the facility of racketeering, fraud, negligence, false..
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EagleBancorp, Inc. (EGBN: NASDAQ), the parent company of Bethesda's EagleBank, is feeling the pressure from the higher legal costs stemming from ongoing government investigations into the bank and a.. bizjournals - Published
· *UBS on Friday raised its price target on Google parent Alphabet to $1,675 from $1,460.*
· *The price target implies that the stock could surge another 15% after hitting a $1 trillion market.. Business Insider - Published
Stocks are opening slightly higher on Wall Street, building on the big gains from a day earlier that sent major indexes to their latest record highs. Technology companies and banks led the way higher.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The parent company of one San Francisco's most active condo developers, Trumark Urban, has sold a majority stake to a U.S. subsidiary of Japan's largest homebuilder. Trumark Cos. has entered into.. bizjournals - Published
Analysts at UBS have raised Snap Inc (NASDAQ:SNAP) to a Buy and its price target to $24, saying the company is on track for strong “momentum” heading into the start of 2020. The Swiss bank had a.. Proactive Investors - Published
The parent company of Hair Cuttery and other salon chains announced that later this month, it will begin closing several locations around the country. Vienna, Virginia-based The Ratner Cos. said it.. bizjournals - Published
Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), the parent company of internet giant Google, has become the fourth US company to boast a market value of US$1 trillion. It joins fellow tech behemoths Apple Inc... Proactive Investors - Published Also reported by •AppleInsider
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*Starbucks* said Thursday it is expanding its effort to put more coffee shops — and create more jobs — in poor neighborhoods. The Seattle company plans.. SFGate - Published
Shares of Alphabet, the parent company of Google, hit a market capitalization of $1 trillion for the first time on Jan. 16, 2020, joining Apple, Amazon and Microsoft to reach the once-unimaginable.. bizjournals - Published
· *Google parent company Alphabet on Thursday hit a $1 trillion market valuation for the first time ever.*
· *Alphabet joins Apple, Microsoft, and Amazon in a small group of US companies that.. Business Insider - Published
NBCUniversal has unveiled Peacock, a multi-tiered, free premium streaming service, according to parent company Comcast. NBCUniversal has been working on its streaming service for some time, but this is.. WebProNews - Published
*NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / January 16, 2020 / * Real estate continues to be one of the largest industries in the United States. In many ways, it is the real estate industry that keeps the U.S... Accesswire - Published
Proud of its Peacock, NBCUniversal unveiled an avalanche of information about its forthcoming streaming service during parent company Comcast’s investor day Thursday, including its price, launch date.. The Wrap - Published
Another modern-classic sitcom has found its streaming home — but it’s not going to the home that produced it. “Two and a Half Men” will stream exclusively on NBCUniversal’s forthcoming.. The Wrap - Published
Music outlets Spin and Stereogum will no longer be a part of Billboard-The Hollywood Reporter Media Group, parent company Valence Media announced Thursday.
The company is selling Spin to Next.. The Wrap - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — NBCUniversal is expected Thursday to unveil the price and other details of its upcoming streaming service, Peacock.
The service launches in April and will be free for customers of.. SeattlePI.com - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, evidence that Americans were willing to spend during the winter holidays after a sluggish November.
The Commerce Department.. SeattlePI.com - Published
· *AMC Theatres hasn't joined rivals in running ads after movies' publicized showtimes because it prefers to promote future flicks.*
· *AMC might also be worried about alienating movie fans... Business Insider - Published
The president of Houston-based Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE: STC), the parent company of Stewart Title, is stepping down a few months after a major deal was called off. Matthew Morris.. bizjournals - Published
· YouTube creators are already beginning to feel the impact of the platform's new rules governing children's content, according to entertainment company Yoola, which helps YouTubers grow and develop.. Business Insider - Published
LONDON (AP) — The estranged father of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex could be called as a defense witness in her lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday newspaper, court papers reveal. Meghan is suing the.. Seattle Times - Published
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Romanian-born former employee at Volvo was left out of business talks, turned down for a promotion and ultimately fired because he wasn't Swedish, according to a.. SeattlePI.com - Published
· Pinterest surpassed Snapchat as the third-largest social media network in the US, according to a report from eMarketer.
· EMarketer predicted that Pinterest will "continue to stay ahead of.. Business Insider - Published
· *At a Microsoft event on Monday, GitHub CEO Nat Friedman called the site "by far the most valuable social network that's ever been built."*
· *Currently, over 40 million developers use GitHub to.. Business Insider - Published
Taco Cabana has closed 19 restaurants in Texas, including one in Austin. The restaurant chain’s parent company, Dallas-based Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc. (Nasdaq: FRGI), closed the restaurants Jan... bizjournals - Published
The parent company of the state's largest utility has shuffled its C-suite, according to a recent federal filing. Pinnacle West Capital Corp. (NYSE: PNW), the parent of Arizona Public Service Co., said.. bizjournals - Published
*GAMESYS GROUP PLC Announces completion of redemption and voluntary delisting of exchangeable shares **of The Intertain Group Limited*
*LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / January 14, 2020 /* * *Gamesys Group.. Accesswire - Published
*Gamesys Group plc Pre-close Trading Update for FY19*
*LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / January 14, 2020 /* Gamesys Group plc (LSE:GYS) (the 'Group', 'Gamesys') announces today an update on trading as it.. Accesswire - Published
· Verily, the life-sciences arm of Google's parent company Alphabet, just presented at the biggest healthcare conference of the year.
· Verily has its hands in projects spanning robotics,.. Business Insider - Published
Under the new rule, which will take effect in March, employees of a fast-food franchise like a McDonald’s restaurant, for example, may struggle to win a legal claim against the parent company if a.. Seattle Times - Published