Uber has dangled $100 million at Dara Khosrowshahi if he can convince investors, or a buyer, that the company is worth $120 billion – Business Insider

Dara Khosrowshahi could get a huge payday — totaling more than $100 million according to a source — if Uber’s IPO valuation hits $120 billion and stays at that level for 90 consecutive days. The Uber CEO will also get the payout for selling the company for $120 billion, according to a disclosure the company’s…

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Ford chief took home nearly $18 million in ‘challenging’ year – CNN

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Johnson & Johnson must pay $29 million in baby powder cancer case, jury says – NBCNews.com

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE March 14, 2019, 11:40 AM GMT By Associated PressOAKLAND, Calif. — Johnson & Johnson must pay $29 million to a woman who claimed its baby powder gave her terminal cancer, a California jury ruled Wednesday.…

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Uber will pay $20 million to settle drivers’ lawsuit – Engadget

The settlement amount is considerably lower than the $100 million offer Uber proposed in 2016, but which US District Judge Edward Chen ruled to be inadequate. However, the original lawsuit involved some 385,000 drivers across California and Massachusetts. Following Chen’s rejection of the deal, Uber won an appeals court ruling that forced many drivers into…

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More than 1 million people cut the cord during the most recent quarter – BGR

Dish Network announced today that it shed 334,000 subscribers during the fourth quarter, with a substantial portion of the departures being attributed to the ongoing dispute with HBO that’s caused HBO programming to be blacked out for Dish subscribers. If that wasn’t enough, Dish president and CEO Erik Carlson added that there’s been essentially no…

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ESPN+ Reaches 2 Million Paid Subscribers, Bob Iger Says – TheWrap

Eddie Perlas / ESPN Images ESPN’s streaming service, ESPN+, has surpassed 2 million paid subscribers, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced during its first quarter earnings call on Tuesday. ESPN launched its streaming service last April, attaining 1 million subscribers within its first five months. It’s now reached 2 million in less than a year. In January,…

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FedEx starts offering buyouts, says costs between $450 million to $575 million – MarketWatch

FedEx Corp. FDX, +2.10% began offering buyouts to U.S. employees on Friday, saying in a filing it expects the program to cost between $450 million and $575 million before taxes. Actual costs will depend on acceptance, and most expenses are expected to incur in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019, the company said. Savings were…

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Netflix Hits 139 Million Paying Members – Motley Fool

Streaming-TV giant Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) just wrapped up the books for 2018, reporting its fourth-quarter results after market close on Thursday. Finishing the year strong, the company impressively added nearly 29 million new paid members during the year — significantly more than the 22 million it added in 2017. This brought total paid members by the end of…

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Massive tuna nets $3.1 million at Japan auction – WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

Kiyoshi Kimura, president of sushi restaurant chain Sushi-Zanmai, displays the record-setting tuna at his main restaurant in Tokyo. TOKYO — Self-proclaimed Japanese “Tuna King” and sushi restaurant owner Kiyoshi Kimura paid a record $3.1 million (333.6 million yen) for a giant bluefin tuna at the New Year’s auction at Tokyo’s Toyosu fish market Saturday. Kimura’s…

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