Airbnb lined up investors for a new funding round and an employee stock sale that values the room-rental website at up to $30 billion and helps defer an initial public offering, said people familiar with the matter.
Current anti-immigration rhetoric blames the foreign-born for job losses and low wages. But evidence for a link between economic circumstances and public acceptance of immigrants is weak, suggesting ways to counter populist opposition, Greg Ip writes.
Monsanto said it has been discussing deals with Bayer and others, adding there is value in the “right combination,” as the biotech seed giant navigates numerous challenges facing the agricultural sector.
The elected leaders representing 25,000 flight attendants at United Continental Holdings Inc. unanimously agreed to put a tentative contract agreement to a membership vote later this year, the union said.
The Federal Communications Commission said it acquired $86.4 billion worth of wireless airwaves from television broadcasters in the first phase of a complex auction, an effort designed to free up TV spectrum for cellular use.
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas said Monday that customer payment-card data was accessed after malware was placed on the resort’s payment-card system, becoming the latest hotel to report such a breach.