Tuesday, January 28, 2020

MixedTimes - Business

AMD falls after soft revenue projection

AMD beat on the top and bottom lines, but its forecast for the next quarter was slightly less than what analysts had forecast.

Starbucks stock jumps on earnings beat

Starbucks has closed all cafes and halted delivery for locations in the Hubei province in response to the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak.

Xana Antunes, former editor of CNBC, New York Post, dies

Xana Antunes, former executive editor of CNBC Digital, died Monday. Antunes most recently was executive editor of Quartz, and also held top editorial spots at The New York Post, Crain's New York Business, Fortune Magazine and CNNMoney.com.

Many Americans can't stand driving on US roads

Americans have a reputation for idolizing the "open road" but many seem pretty dissatisfied with the actual roads they drive on. There is a patchwork system for overseeing maintaining roads, and a chronic lack of funding at multiple levels.

Many American can't stand driving on US roads

Americans have a reputation for idolizing the "open road" but many seem pretty dissatisfied with the actual roads they drive on. There is a patchwork system for overseeing maintaining roads, and a chronic lack of funding at multiple levels.

Record number of bets expected for Super Bowl

This year's Super Bowl will be the most legally bet on Super Bowl in history. New data by the American Gaming Association says 26 million Americans will wager approximately $6.8 billion on Super Bowl LIV, a 15% increase from last year's game as the Kansas City Chiefs face off against the San Francisco 49ers.

Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game against the Clippers on Tuesday night after the deaths of retired superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash.

Grammys 2020: List of winners and nominees

The 62nd annual Grammy Awards kick off Sunday night with lineup of the music industry's top artists set to perform and take home tiny gold gramophone trophies.Top nominated artists included Billie Eilish, Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Talyor Swift, Ariana Grande and Beyonce.