(CNN) The monthslong protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline came to a head on Thursday, as authorities and protesters clashed over disputed territory near the pipeline's path.
Investors once feared that the rise of mobile devices would cripple Google. Instead, smartphones are giving the search giant second life.
Smartphone chip maker Qualcomm Inc. has agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion. The agreement allows Qualcomm, which makes chips for Apple and Android to become the top seller of semiconductors for the car business.
Data from the habits of wireless and home broadband customers are subject to new regulations. Credit Todd Heisler/The New York Times.
General Electric Co. is in talks to buy Baker Hughes Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, a transaction that would be the biggest in the history of the industrial giant and extend its bet on the battered oil industry.