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The Nasdaq composite index in New York City.

Weekly Wrap: Nasdaq, Greece and Comcast

Apr 24, 2015
Kai's weekly chat about the week in business news.
Posted In: Greece, Comcast, Time Warner, NASDAQ
Apple CEO Tim Cook gestures on stage during an Apple special event on March 9, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

The complicated formula — and incentives — behind CEO pay

Apr 24, 2015
What's the best way to pay a CEO?
Posted In: ceo, compensation, salary, stock, incentives

CinemaCon: Where Hollywood entices theater owners

Apr 24, 2015
The star-studded, news-breaking film industry convention is for insiders only.
Posted In: film, movies, film industry, the hollywood reporter
Floyd Mayweather (L) and Manny Pacquiao pose together at the end of the press conference promoting their upcoming fight on March 11, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

The business behind the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

Apr 24, 2015
Years in the making, the match is set to bring in some serious cash.
Posted In: boxing, Las Vegas, MGM, Sports

Apple Watch makes its fashionable debut

Apr 24, 2015
Apple steps into the world of high fashion.
Posted In: apple watch, luxury, apple

Time Warner Cable's CEO could be out $80 million

Apr 23, 2015
If the Comcast merger collapses, Robert Marcus will lose a huge exit package.
Once a sure bet, the merger between Time-Warner and Comcast is now looking unlikely.

The stakes of the failing Comcast-Time Warner merger

Apr 23, 2015
It appears the Time-Warner Comcast merger may be on its deathbed.
Posted In: Comcast, Time Warner, merger, consumer
Carolyn Rafaelian’s father founded this factory, Cinerama, in 1966. While much of Rhode Island’s manufacturing has moved overseas, this factory is still in business, producing jewelry for Rafaelian’s company, Alex and Ani.

Rhode Island, hard hit by recession, slow to recover

Apr 23, 2015
Pre-recession, the housing boom in Rhode Island helped mask manufacturing woes.
Posted In: local economy, state economies, Rhode Island, Great Recession, economic recovery
An up-close look at Airbnb's wall timeline.

Checking in with Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

Apr 23, 2015
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky talks about the company's (somewhat unexpected) success.
Posted In: airbnb, start-up, hotels

Tidal's wave is breaking

Apr 23, 2015
Here are the stories we're reading and the numbers we're watching Thursday.
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