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Marriott Hotels Eliminating Plastic Straws by 2019

Marriott Hotels Eliminating Plastic Straws by 2019

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jul 19
Marriott International plans to remove plastic straws and drink stirrers from all of its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by next year.

Comcast Dropping Out of Twenty-First Century Fox Bidding War

Comcast Dropping Out of Twenty-First Century Fox Bidding War

Jul 19
Comcast dropped out of the bidding war for Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business Thursday, saying that it will instead focus on its pursuit of the European pay-TV operator Sky.

Target is Cranking Up Same-Day Delivery in New York

Target is Cranking Up Same-Day Delivery in New York

Jul 19
Target will begin rolling out speedy service for thousands of products by the end of the month in New York Less than a year after spending $550 million to acquire the same-day delivery company Shipt.

Blockbuster Not Yet Selling Russell Crowe's Jockstrap

Blockbuster Not Yet Selling Russell Crowe's Jockstrap

Jul 19
Everything in the closing Blockbuster video stores in Alaska is for sale, except the celebrity jockstrap.

Zuckerberg: Holocaust Deniers Won't Be Banned from Facebook

Zuckerberg: Holocaust Deniers Won't Be Banned from Facebook

Jul 19
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

AP News: Twitter Suspended 58 Million Accounts in 4Q

AP News: Twitter Suspended 58 Million Accounts in 4Q

By Barbara Ortutay and Ken Sweet | Jul 18
Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.

Dutch Co. Gets Funding to Bring Lab-Grown Meat to Market

Dutch Co. Gets Funding to Bring Lab-Grown Meat to Market

Jul 18
A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue its plans to make and sell artificially grown meat to restaurants from 2021.

Fashion Firms Fast-Track Launches to Meet Trends

Fashion Firms Fast-Track Launches to Meet Trends

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Jul 17
Some companies have designers sketching on high-resolution tablets with software that can email 3-D renderings of garments with specifications straight to factories.

CEO-in-Waiting Talks About Spirit Airlines' Future

CEO-in-Waiting Talks About Spirit Airlines' Future

By David Koenig | Jul 17
The airline is about to get a new CEO. Ted Christie, currently the president, will take over in January, replacing Robert Fornaro.

Tenants Say Kushner Firm Pushed Renters Out

Tenants Say Kushner Firm Pushed Renters Out

Jul 16
An AP investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.' largest residential buildings in New York reveals what some residents say was a campaign that used relentless construction to push rent-stabilized tenants out and bring condo buyers in.

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