• By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

    SAMSUNG TO ANNOUNCE CAUSE OF GALAXY NOTE 7 FIRE ON JAN. 23

    Samsung Electronics said Friday it will announce on Jan. 23 the reason why its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones overheated and caught fire....

    • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

      LAS VEGAS SANDS PAYING $7M TO SETTLE CORRUPT PRACTICES PROBE

      U.S. authorities say billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is paying almost $7 million to settle a foreign corrupt practices...

      U.S.
      • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

        DOW ERASES GAIN FOR 2017 AS STOCKS FALL, BOND YIELDS CLIMB

        The Dow Jones industrial average erased its gains for 2017 on Thursday as it fell for the fifth day in a row, part of a pullback for...

        Industry
        • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

          AP SOURCE: TRUMBO, ORIOLES REACH $37.5 MILLION, 3-YEAR DEAL

          The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a $37.5 million, three-year contract to keep major league home run champion Mark Trumbo, a person...

          Running
          • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

            TRUMP STEPS INTO SECURITY BUBBLE; WILL HE BRING HIS PHONE?

            A few hours after President-elect Donald Trump was briefed by intelligence officials about Russian meddling in the election, an Associated...

            Election, Donald Trump
            • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

              EPA PROPOSES OK OF FAIRBANKS AIR PLAN, BUT MORE STEPS NEEDED

              The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday it is proposing to accept a state of Alaska plan for cleaning up polluted...

              U.S.
              • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

                EX-PORTFOLIO MANAGER CONVICTED OF SECURITIES FRAUD CHARGES

                A former portfolio manager at an asset management firm was convicted of securities and wire fraud charges on Thursday. Stefan Lumiere,...

                • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

                  NAVY: WIND FARM OPPOSED BY GOP LAWMAKERS WON'T HARM RADAR

                  The Pentagon says it disagrees with Republicans in North Carolina who claim a $400 million clean energy project slated to power data...

                  Republicans
                  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

                    UBER PAYS $20 MILLION TO SETTLE CLAIMS OF DRIVER DECEPTION

                    Uber Technologies is paying $20 million to settle allegations that it duped people into driving for its ride-hailing service with false...

                    Technology
                    • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 20, 2017

                      PHILLIES FINALIZE DEAL $9M DEAL WITH MICHAEL SAUNDERS

                      The Philadelphia Phillies and outfielder Michael Saunders have finalized a $9 million, one-year contract. Saunders will earn $8 million...

                      • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                        RAIDERS GM MCKENZIE WANTS MORE AFTER WINNING TOP EXEC AWARD

                        General manager Reggie McKenzie got rewarded for orchestrating the rebuild of the Oakland Raiders that got them back into the postseason...

                        • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                          NAVY: WIND FARM OPPOSED BY GOP LAWMAKERS WON'T HARM RADAR

                          The Pentagon says it disagrees with Republicans in North Carolina who claim a $400 million clean energy project slated to power data...

                          Republicans
                          • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                            SOROS: TRUMP A 'WOULD-BE DICTATOR' WHO WILL RATTLE MARKETS

                            Billionaire investor George Soros said Thursday he views President-elect Donald Trump as an "impostor and con man and a would-be dictator"...

                            Market, Election, Donald Trump
                            • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                              BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS

                              Treasury pick defends foreclosure actions, asset disclosure WASHINGTON - Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump's pick as Treasury...

                              Election, Donald Trump, Democrats
                              • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                NEW COLORADO ENERGY PANEL CONVENES AHEAD OF TRUMP MOVES

                                Affordable energy, climate protection and a dose of partisanship dominated the first hearing Thursday of an energy subcommittee that...

                                Republicans
                                • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                  TIMEX CLOSING NORTH LITTLE ROCK DISTRIBUTION CENTER

                                  Timex Group plans to close its North Little Rock distribution center by the end of the year, leaving a state where it's operated since...

                                  • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                    FRENCH COMPANY LAFARGE PROBED OVER ALLEGED SYRIAN ACTIVITY

                                    French authorities have launched an investigation of cement company Lafarge, which is suspected of illegal activities in Syria after...

                                    • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                      HOUSE GOP PLANS TO PUSH DIRECT PRIMARY CARE PLAN

                                      Republicans in the Virginia House of Delegates will be pushing legislation again this session to promote direct primary care agreements,...

                                      Republicans
                                      • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                        BILL WOULD FORCE WHITE HOUSE HOPEFULS TO RELEASE TAX RETURNS

                                        A lawmaker in Rhode Island wants to prevent presidential candidates from appearing on the state's ballot unless they release their...

                                        Democrats
                                        • By Miami Herald   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                          NON-PROFITS CAN GET FREE AD CAMPAIGNS THROUGH UM'S PHILADTHROPY EVENT

                                          Not-for-profit organizations are used to providing quality services to the community at no charge. But who helps the non-profits? PhilADthropy,...