AT&T is in advanced talks to acquire Time Warner Inc., a deal that would create a new hallmark in the rapidly converging realms of media, communications and the internet. An agreement could come as early as this weekend.
Some of Donald Trump’s Facebook posts set off an intense debate inside the company, with some employees arguing certain posts should be removed for violating the site’s rules on hate speech. CEO Mark Zuckerberg ruled they could stay.
Irish whiskey is making a comeback, with 16 distilleries in Ireland and Northern Ireland, up from four just three years ago. The rising demand has turned Irish whiskey into the world’s fastest-growing major spirit.
The worst of the oil bust may be over, but the energy industry’s infighting has just begun. Oil-field services companies such as Halliburton and Schlumberger are trying to convince producers that they need to be paid more if the industry is to fully recover.
Investigators believe operational issues linked to fueling procedures, rather than a manufacturing flaw, likely caused a Space Exploration Technologies rocket to explode during ground tests last month.