Amazon wants you to deliver its packages for them. The online retailer launched a new program this week that helps people in the United States start their own businesses delivering Amazon packages. The move gives Amazon another way to ship its packages to shoppers besides relying on UPS, FedEx and other package delivery services. …read more […]
Comcast Corp said on Friday services interrupted by two separate incidents of fiber cuts at its network providers were being restored. Comcast said the two network providers were CenturyLink Inc and Zayo Group Holdings Inc. “While the CenturyLink network continues to operate normally, on June 29, we experienced two isolated fiber cuts in North Carolina affecting some customers that by themselves did not cause the issues experienced by other providers,” CenturyLink said. …read more […]
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – As Toys “R” Us Inc stores across the United States marked their final day in business on Friday, the bankrupt toy retailer posted a farewell message to customers on its website next to an image of its iconic Geoffrey the Giraffe mascot thanking them and urging them to “Play on!”
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A surge in Nike Inc shares and a rally in bank stocks lifted Wall Street’s major stock indexes on Friday, though all three still posted weekly declines.Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 59.29 points, or 0.24 percent, to 24,275.34, the S&P 500 gained 2.32 points, or 0.09 percent, to 2,718.63 and the Nasdaq Composite added 6.62 points, or 0.09 percent, to 7,510.30.