News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day
Facebook Limits Employee Access to Some Internal Discussion Groups
The social-media giant will restrict who can view group
discussions on topics such as platform safety and election
LaserShip Is Buying Package Carrier OnTrac in $1.3 Billion Deal
The acquisition would extend LaserShip's reach, bringing the
last-mile delivery specialist closer to becoming a national
Netflix Employee Group Calls for Walkout Over Dave Chappelle Show
The streaming giant stood by the special that some staff said
was offensive to the transgender community.
JPMorgan Shows Why Bank Stocks Are Stuck in Neutral
The bank's strong foundation was resilient during a turbulent
third quarter, but that might not be enough to drive stock-price
Auto-Safety Regulator Questions Tesla Over Driver-Assistance Software
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is
scrutinizing the electric-car maker over its recent software update
and its use of nondisclosure agreements.
South32 to Acquire 45% Stake in Chile's Sierra Gorda
South32 Ltd. will pay up to $2.05 billion for a 45% stake in
Chile's Sierra Gorda copper mine.
J&J Booster Dose Bolsters Protection Against Covid-19, FDA Says
Federal health regulators cautioned that data was limited and
that they had to rely on Johnson & Johnson's own analysis for
some of the study findings, rather than conducting their own.
Alitalia, Once a Carrier of the Jet Set, Nears Its Last Flight
Italy's national airline has long symbolized its postwar boom
and la dolce vita, but Alitalia is slated to shut down after the
pandemic dealt the company a final blow.
PC Makers Banking on a New Normal
Dell and HP see the adoption of hybrid work arrangements
widening the market for computers and related hardware and industry
analysts agree that long-term sales are unlikely to slip back to
Lordstown Motors Recruits Adam Kroll as Financial Chief
Lordstown Motors has hired a new finance chief, a move that
comes as the electric-truck startup works to evaluate new financing
options and bring its first pickup to market.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
October 13, 2021 21:15 ET (01:15 GMT)
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