Health Care Roundup: Market Talk

Updated Nov. 7, 2023 12:32 pm ET The latest Market Talks covering the Health Care sector. Published exclusively on Dow Jones Newswires at 4:20 ET, 12:20 ET and 16:50 ET. 1144 ET – Hims & Hers Health’s weight management business will be launched in time for the January rush when people often set new year’s … Read more

FDA Expands Recall of Children’s Fruit Pouches Over Possible Lead Contamination

Updated Nov. 7, 2023 8:51 am ET Federal health officials expanded a recall of children’s fruit pouches to include two more brands over fears of possible lead contamination. Grocery store chains Schnucks and Weis Markets were added to the recall after the Food and Drug Administration said certain brand-name cinnamon applesauce pouches sold in their … Read more

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos to Leave Seattle for Miami

Updated Nov. 3, 2023 3:34 pm ET Jeff Bezos says he is moving from Seattle to Miami, where he’ll be near his parents, closer to some operations of his space company—and where he also could end up paying less in taxes. The founder and former CEO posted his plans on Instagram Thursday. “I want … Read more

Brad Pitt, Idris Elba and Chris Hemsworth Have Worn Henleys. But Can Only Ripped Guys Pull Them Off?

THE BURLY MEN of Hollywood suit up for red carpets, but when going about their daily lives, many reach for a henley. You know, the collarless shirt that has a handful of buttons down its front and evokes old-fashioned underwear. In recent years Idris Elba, Brad Pitt and all the Chrises (Evans, Hemsworth, Pine and … Read more

Amazon’s Profit Triples as Sales Show Resilience Leading Into Holidays said profit tripled to nearly $10 billion from July to September as strong sales in its cloud-computing, advertising and retail units helped the company continue its rebound from post-pandemic lows. The company’s sales increased by 13% to $143.1 billion for its third quarter, beating Wall Street expectations. Profit was $9.9 billion, more than triple … Read more

EU New Car Sales Rose in September Driven by Hybrids, EVs

New passenger-car registrations rose in September, driven by higher sales of fully electric and hybrid-electric vehicles, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association said Friday. Registrations, which reflect sales, increased 9.2% to 861,062 units last month compared with a year earlier, according to the industry group, known as ACEA. This marks the EU car market’s fourteenth consecutive … Read more

Dutch Consumer Group Sues Amazon Over Data Tracking

Oct. 18, 2023 12:50 pm ET|WSJ Pro A consumer-rights group in the Netherlands sued Amazon on Wednesday over its alleged practice of tracking website visitors’ online activity, using recently expanded legal provisions allowing class actions. The lawsuit, filed in a Dutch court by Stichting Data Bescherming Nederland, or SDBN, said Amazon is violating the European Union’s privacy law by … Read more

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Big-Company Bankruptcies Hang Over Economy

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Home Depot Tracked a Crime Ring and Found an Unusual Suspect

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