Financial news on August 01, 2019

Business and Financial news
b'Amazon Kindle Oasis Review: Now Is the Perfect Time to Buy an E-Reader'

b'In an era of smartphone addiction, a single-purpose device like an e-reader may help you unplug and focus on content that will bring you joy.' Read more..

b'By Brian X. Chen' - b'The New York Times'

b'Chance of No-Deal Brexit Hampers Bank of England\xe2\x80\x99s Powers of Prediction'

b'Britain\xe2\x80\x99s central bank said economic growth had probably flattened, weighed down by global concerns and uncertainty over the coming departure from the European Union.' Read more..

b'By Stanley Reed' - b'The New York Times'

b'DoorDash Buys a Rival, Caviar, for $410 Million'

b'The deal escalates the intense competition in food delivery.' Read more..

b'By Erin Griffith' - b'The New York Times'

b'EBay Accuses Amazon Managers of Conspiring to Poach Its Sellers'

b'The accusation comes at a touchy time for Amazon, with Washington on the lookout for potential anticompetitive behavior.' Read more..

b'By Karen Weise' - b'The New York Times'

b'How Democrats Will Attack Trump on the Economy'

b'Unemployment is low and growth is solid, but the president\xe2\x80\x99s 2020 rivals are challenging the Trump economic record on several fronts.' Read more..

b'By Jim Tankersley and Ben Casselman' - b'The New York Times'

b'Leon Black Plays Down Ties to Jeffrey Epstein but Is Silent on 2011 Deal'

b'Mr. Black of Apollo Global Management has not addressed the stakes that he, his sons and Mr. Epstein took in a company after Mr. Epstein\xe2\x80\x99s guilty plea on a sex charge.' Read more..

b'By Matthew Goldstein and Jessica Silver-Greenberg' - b'The New York Times'

b'Mortgage Rates Are Already Lower. They\xe2\x80\x99re Not Helping Much.'

b'If the market since mortgage costs recently fell is any indication, a similar move by the Fed may not have the impact it once did.' Read more..

b'By Matt Phillips' - b'The New York Times'

b'New York State Officials Sue \xe2\x80\x98Predatory\xe2\x80\x99 Rent-to-Own Home Seller'

b'The lawsuit contends that Vision Property Management puts profits over people by putting hopeful home buyers into houses that often are uninhabitable.' Read more..

b'By Matthew Goldstein' - b'The New York Times'

b'Ron Howard and Brian Grazer Want to Be the Center of the Streaming Era'

b'After splitting from Universal, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, who started Imagine Entertainment in 1986, find themselves making content for a host of streaming services.' Read more..

b'By Brooks Barnes' - b'The New York Times'

b'Skip Cash for Equifax Breach and Get Credit Monitoring, F.T.C. Tells Victims'

b'Because of a high volume of requests, the agency said, it will not be able to offer $125, the upper limit of what was initially offered.' Read more..

b'By Kate Kelly' - b'The New York Times'

b'Stocks Sink After a New Tariff Threat From Trump'

b'Stocks were heading higher before the president wrote on Twitter that he would raise tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese imports.' Read more..

b'By Matt Phillips' - b'The New York Times'

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