(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.
Amazon disappointed on profits but said it is investing in a number of growth areas. Amazon's multi-quarter run of beating analyst expectations on profits came to an end on Thursday, as the company posted a smaller than expected rise in profits.
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.
Federal authorities said Thursday they had dismantled a massive call-center scheme perpetrated by individuals in the U.S. and India who bilked thousands of Americans out of hundreds of millions of dollars by posing as Internal Revenue Service and ...