Quickly catch up on today's business news

Posted Thursday, 16 May 2019 ‐ CNN

New York, NY (CNN)Here's what you might have missed Thursday on CNN Business:Banned in the USA: This morning, the US banned Huawei from selling telecom gear to the US. That means resolving the ongoing trade war between China and the US just got harder. Much harder.Warren Buffett's big reveal: We knew that the legendary investor bought a chunk of Amazon, and now we know the details: His stake is worth more than $900 million. That huge sum is still less than a 1% stake in the company.Something's got to change: Boeing faces a crisis of confidence that threatens its century-old reputation for safety. CNN Business' Matt Egan looks at how the company can fix that.An about face on prices: Walmart is known for its low, low prices, but today America's largest retailer said it will hike the cost of some items in response to the Trump administration's tariffs on Chinese goods.Fred's cuts back even more: Back in April, Memphis-based discount chain Fred's announced it was closing 159 stores. Now, it's closing another 104 stores throughout the Southeast US.Changing the battery: Tesla is upgrading the battery systems on its Model S and Model X vehicles 'out of an abundance of caution' after two cars unexpectedly burst into flames. Taco Bell's latest gimmick: Taco Bell is opening a pop-up hotel called The Bell in Palm Springs in August. The highly Instagrammable stunt aims to grab attention in a crowded market.

Other articles published by CNN

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)For more than a decade, the United States maintained its dominance in international men's basketball. All of that changed Saturday, when Team USA lost its first game since 2006 to Australia.The Boomers, ranked 11th by the International Basketball...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Sure, Labor Day's official job is to honor anyone in the workforce, but it's also America's sayonara to summer. And for everyone who sweatily slogged through July, the hottest month on Earth on record, it can't come soon enough. Even though Labor...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A 6-month-old girl was in critical condition after crossing the US-Mexico border with her father in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas, US Customs and Border Protection said Saturday. The girl was among a group of 21 people apprehended about 1:30 a.m....

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The Jonas Brothers left thousands of their Toronto fans feeling cheated after ending their Friday concert early due to "an unforeseen technical difficulty."The band was playing at Scotiabank Arena as part of their #HappinessBeginsTour when the...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)If you open up a Google window and search "The Wizard of Oz," the results page may seem pretty average.That is until you click on the ruby slippers, appearing next to the movie's name.Voila! You've been whirl-winded back in time to a search results...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Thousands of protesters marched at G7 protests near the French coastal resort of Biarritz to demand action from world leaders.Protesters descended on the town of Hendaye -- on the French border with Spain -- to protest against economic and climate...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Police in Long Beach, California, are mourning a K9 officer that died apparently of heat-related causes in a department vehicle.The dog, Ozzy, was found by its handler when both were off-duty about 3:40 p.m. on August 14, the Long Beach Police...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump claimed he has the "absolute right" to "order" US companies to stop doing business with China that would involve using his broad executive authority in a new and unprecedented way under a 1977 law. On Friday, China...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school football event Friday night in St. Louis, and investigators are looking for whoever fired the shots, police said.The girl is the 12th child...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The wait is over. Frank Lampard can tick his first win as Chelsea head coach off his to-do list after his faith in his young Chelsea squad was rewarded with an away win at Norwich.The average age of Lampard's starting line-up during an entertaining...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

New York (CNN)British Airways pilots will strike in September for three days over a pay dispute, the first pilot walkout in about four decades.Their union, the British Airline Pilots Association, on Friday announced the three dates — September 9, 10...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

Khartoum, Sudan (CNN)Deposed Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir is hoping to be released from jail on bail while he awaits his fate in a corruption trial that has captivated the country. Bashir, who was ousted in a military coup in April following a...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

Raul A. Reyes is an attorney and a member of the USA Today board of contributors. Follow him on Twitter @RaulAReyes. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. View more opinions on CNN. (CNN)When all else fails, lock up...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

London (CNN)Britain's Prince Andrew has said that during the "limited time" he spent with financier Jeffrey Epstein, he never saw, witnessed, or suspected "any behavior of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and conviction."In a statement...

Posted Saturday, 24 August 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)As a young Texas couple were leaving the courthouse for their wedding ceremony, their car collided with a pickup truck, killing both of them, according to CNN affiliate KFDM.Harley Morgan, 19, and Rhiannon Boudreaux, 20, were merging onto Highway 87 ...