Invesco in Talks to Merge With State Street's Asset-Management Business 

The discussions might not result in an agreement, people familiar with the matter said, but a potential deal would likely be one of the industry's biggest in recent memory.

U.S. Steel Plans New U.S. Mill as Prices Surge 

The steelmaker said it aims to put the new sheet-steel mill into production in 2024 to capture demand from a rebounding manufacturing sector.

GM Plans to Idle Factories Longer Amid Chip Shortage 

The auto maker said it would add to scheduled downtime at seven plants in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Facebook Employees Flag Drug Cartels and Human Traffickers. The Company's Response Is Weak, Documents Show. 

Employees raised alarms about how the site is used in developing countries, where its user base is already huge and expanding. In many instances Facebook's response is inadequate or nothing at all.

SpaceX Inspiration4 Crew Wraps Up First Day in Space 

The all-civilian mission conducted scientific research and placed two bets.

CEO's Dad Gets a $3.6 Billion Stock Windfall at Carvana 

Ernie Garcia II has benefited from an ownership structure that confers benefits on him and his family and allows them to maintain control of the business-benefits that can come at the expense of other shareholders.

Justice Department Fights Pact That Would Shield Sacklers 

The Justice Department, continuing its fight against a roughly $4.5 billion settlement that would shield the family who owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma from opioid lawsuits, wants to pause the deal until after appeals courts have weighed in.

Who Is Ken Jennings? Latest 'Jeopardy!' Co-Host Named 

The game show champion will join Mayim Bialik through the end of the year.

New Stanford Health Care CIO Oversees Covid-19 Support, Digital Transformation 

Michael Pfeffer leads an IT team of 900 that aims to provide 'high-tech, high-touch care.'

Match Group Hopes for Savings From Looser App-Store Payment Rules 

The online-dating company is working to sidestep Apple's and Google's payments systems following moves by authorities in the U.S. and South Korea to loosen the tech giants' grip on app-store transactions.


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

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