T-Mobile-Sprint merger wins approval from U.S. judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge on Tuesday approved wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc’s takeover of Sprint Corp, rejecting a claim by a group of states that said the deal would violate antitrust laws and raise prices. During a two-week trial in December,...

Stark Lessons From Wall Street’s #MeToo Moment

STACY PASSERI WAS looking for a promotion. Pacific Life Insurance was hiring someone to lead sales of its insurance products to stock brokers across the country. Passeri thought she was perfectly positioned as a field vice president at the firm, marketing these same...

Here Are the Most Common Airbnb Scams Worldwide

At the end of October, former VICE senior staff writer Allie Conti shared her story of a disastrous vacation to Chicago, where she tumbled into a nationwide scam run by a prolific grifter (or grifters), which exploited Airbnb’s loosely written rules and even looser...

As Market Booms, Wells Fargo Financial Advisers Struggle

Wealth-management profits barely budge after fake-account scandal The booming stock market has meant brisk business for financial advisers. Not so at Wells Fargo & Co. The bank’s wealth-management profits have barely budged from 2016, the year its fake-account...