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Wendy’s had preliminary deal talks with Papa John’s before founder’s scandal erupted

Wendy’s had preliminary merger talks with Papa John’s before the company’s founder, John Schnatter, stepped down as chairman last week, a source familiar with the situation told CNBC. The talks cooled after Schnatter’s use of a racially charged slur led to his resignation. Schnatter still sits on Papa John’s board and has a nearly 30 Read More…

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Fiat Chrysler names Jeep boss to replace stricken CEO Marchionne

MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler (FCHA.MI) named on Saturday its Jeep division boss Mike Manley to take over immediately from Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne, who is seriously ill after suffering major complications following surgery. FILE PHOTO: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne leaves at the end of a news conference in Balocco, northern Italy, June Read More…

Hainan Airlines und BBC Global News unterzeichnen bedeutende neue Vereinbarung

HAIKOU, China, 21. Juli 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hainan Airlines und BBC Global News haben heute auf einer besonderen Unterzeichnungszeremonie in der Firmenzentrale der BBC in London eine bedeutende neue Vereinbarung unterschrieben, um ihre Kooperation zu feiern. Yufei Wang, Vice President des Bereichs Branding bei Hainan Airlines, und Jim Egan, CEO von BBC Global News, sprachen Read More…

World's First 'Rare Stripes' Collection Unveiled in the Name of Wild Tiger Conservation

     (Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/721298/KENZO_team.jpg ) Talking to guests and media at the launch event, Venus Teoh, International Brand Director for Tiger Beer, shared: “True to our spirit of uncaging creativity and providing a platform for emerging talent to the world, Tiger Beer has brought together our partner WWF, the co-creative directors of KENZO, Humberto Leon and Read More…

Elsevier Collaborates With M*Modal to Launch Next-Generation Diagnostic Decision Support Workflow

PHILADELPHIA, July 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Integrated speech reporting and diagnostic decision support workflow to be demonstrated at AHRA 2018 Elsevier, the global information analytics business specializing in science and health, and part of RELX Group, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to offer its STATdx® online radiology diagnostic decision support tool through Read More…

Fiat Chrysler picks Jeep boss as CEO as Marchionne's health worsens

MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) – Sergio Marchionne was replaced as chief executive of Fiat Chrysler (FCA) on Saturday by the head of the firm’s Jeep division, Mike Manley, after the health of the carmaker’s long-time boss deteriorated sharply following surgery. FILE PHOTO: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne leaves at the end of a news conference in Read More…

Elsevier Collaborates With M*Modal to Launch Next-Generation Diagnostic Decision Support Workflow

PHILADELPHIA, July 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Elsevier, the global information analytics business specializing in science and health, and part of RELX Group, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to offer its STATdx® online radiology diagnostic decision support tool through M*Modal Fluency for Imaging®, an advanced speech recognition and workflow management system, to Read More…

In Hollywood, 'Anything Goes' Becomes 'You're Fired'

Disney has severed ties with filmmaker James Gunn, who previously directed two ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ movies. Photo: Jordan Strauss/Associated Press By Joe Flint Joe Flint The Wall Street Journal Biography @JBFlint Joe.Flint@WSJ.com July 21, 2018 10:00 a.m. ET 37 COMMENTS Hollywood’s longstanding say-anything, do-anything culture is rapidly turning into one where the wrong words Read More…

Fiat Chrysler to Remove Ailing Marchionne as CEO

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne answers questions from the media during the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Investors Day at Chrysler World Headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich., in 2014. Photo: rena laverty/epa-efe/rex/shutter/EPA/Shutterstock By Chester Dawson Chester Dawson The Wall Street Journal Biography @decodethefirm Updated July 21, 2018 11:59 a.m. ET 4 COMMENTS DETROIT—Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will Read More…

Swings and Misses for U.S. and China in Trade Dispute

Photo: Photo Illustration: Dave Cole/The Wall Street Journal; Photos: iStock By Theo Francis and Theo Francis The Wall Street Journal Biography @theofrancis Google+ theo.francis@wsj.com Andrew Tangel Andrew Tangel The Wall Street Journal Biography @AndrewTangel andrew.tangel@wsj.com July 21, 2018 7:00 a.m. ET 6 COMMENTS In the escalating trade fight between the U.S. and China, both sides Read More…

Detention Operators Face Suits Over $1-a-Day Work Programs for Migrants

Demonstrators link arms outside the Otay Mesa Detention Center in San Diego in June to protest a U.S. immigration policy that separated children from parents. The center is operated by private prison company CoreCivic. Photo: robyn beck/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images By Zusha Elinson Zusha Elinson The Wall Street Journal Biography @ZushaElinson zusha.elinson@wsj.com July 21, 2018 7:00 Read More…

Mickey Mouse, Meet Homer and the 'Avatar' Crew

‘Avatar’ remains the top-grossing movie of all time, but Disney would have to gauge how much moviegoers want of the property, which has faded from view. Photo: 20th Century Fox/Everett Collection By Erich Schwartzel and Erich Schwartzel The Wall Street Journal Biography @erichschwartzel Google+ erich.schwartzel@wsj.com Joe Flint Joe Flint The Wall Street Journal Biography @JBFlint Read More…

Facebook Suspends Analytics Firm on Concerns About Sharing of Public User-Data

Signage and photographs at the office of Facebook’s Instagram in New York. Photo: Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg News By Kirsten Grind Kirsten Grind The Wall Street Journal Biography @kirstengrind kirsten.grind@wsj.com Updated July 20, 2018 6:35 p.m. ET 59 COMMENTS Facebook Inc. suspended another company that harvested data from its site and said it was investigating whether the Read More…

Air Taxis and Self-Driving Aircraft: Aviation Industry Faces Its Future

A small executive jet comes in for a landing in view of a Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliner passenger aircraft, during preparations for the Farnborough International Airshow 2018 in England. Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg News By Andy Pasztor and Andy Pasztor The Wall Street Journal Biography Andy.Pasztor@wsj.com Robert Wall Robert Wall The Wall Street Journal Biography @R_Wall Read More…

Marchionne exits Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari amid health crisis: sources

MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler chief Sergio Marchionne is to be replaced permanently at the helm of the global carmaker as well as Ferrari after suffering serious complications from surgery, sources said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne attends the celebration of the production launch of the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan at Read More…

L.A. Company Wins China Hyperloop Deal

An artist’s impression of the hyperloop train which Hyperloop Transportation Technologies plans to build in the southwestern Chinese city of Tongren. Photo: Hyperloop Transportation Technologies By Trefor Moss Trefor Moss The Wall Street Journal Biography @Trefor1 Google+ Trefor.Moss@wsj.com July 20, 2018 7:43 a.m. ET 34 COMMENTS SHANGHAI—A Southern California technology company has clinched a deal Read More…

Adam Civalier Reveals His Top Three Dishes as He Discusses Passion for Thai Cuisine

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — As co-owner of Rochester-based restaurant KHONG, Adam Civalier‘s knowledge of Thai cuisine is, arguably, almost second to none. Here, he reveals three of his all-time favorite dishes and talks more about his passion for Thai food and the principles behind the restaurant. Continue Reading Pad Peow Wan “I love an Read More…

Leading global smart card developer UBIVELOX enters cryptocurrency market with strategic alliance with Pundi X

Through a strategic alliance signed at Pundi X’s R&D center in Shenzhen on Thursday, UBIVELOX, which is a leading world innovator in smart cards, security and communications devices, will support the deployment and development of the Pundi X POS in South Korea. A global cryptocurrency center, South Korea is one of Pundi X’s primary launch Read More…

Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission issues extension for Avista and Hydro One merger decision

TORONTO and SPOKANE, WA, July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Hydro One Limited (“Hydro One”) (TSX: H) and Avista Corporation (“Avista”) (NYSE: AVA) today received notice from the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (the “Commission”) that it has extended the deadline for a decision on the proposed merger between Hydro One and Avista by four months to Read More…

NEWELL BRANDS SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Newell Brands Inc. – NWL

NEW ORLEANS, July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors that they have until August 20, 2018 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL), if they purchased the Company’s shares between February 6, 2017 and January 24, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Read More…

U.S. Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since 1969

People attending a job fair in Chicago in June. The availability of jobs is encouraging Americans to start or restart job searches. Photo: Annie Rice/Associated Press By Sarah Chaney Sarah Chaney The Wall Street Journal Biography @sechaney sarah.chaney@wsj.com Updated July 19, 2018 10:38 a.m. ET 94 COMMENTS WASHINGTON—The number of Americans claiming new unemployment benefits Read More…

Trump Continues Fed Criticism, Renews Threat on China Imports

President Trump said the Fed’s campaign to slowly raise interest rates ‘hurts all that we have done.’ Photo: Ronald M. Sachs/Zuma Press By Nick Timiraos and Nick Timiraos The Wall Street Journal Biography @NickTimiraos Google+ Nick.Timiraos@wsj.com Harriet Torry Harriet Torry The Wall Street Journal Biography @HarrietTorry Updated July 20, 2018 4:00 p.m. ET 1083 COMMENTS Read More…

Cambium Networks: El rescate de la cueva en Tailandia demuestra los beneficios de la rápida implementación de Wi-Fi

«La conectividad es de vital importancia para los primeros socorristas, las agencias de ayuda, los servicios médicos y las familias cuando ocurren eventos imprevistos», ha manifestado Rohit Mehra, vicepresidente de infraestructura de red de IDC. «La conectividad inalámbrica es una solución que ha demostrado ser clave para la recuperación de desastres cuando se implementa rápidamente Read More…