With Black Friday in full swing, long lines at some shopping centers and brisk online sales gave retailers the good news that they might have a holly, jolly holiday season after all.
Amazon's Jeff Bezos is now worth $100 billion, further securing his title of the world's richest man. According to Bloomberg, he's the first to reach the $100 billion milestone since Bill Gates did in 1999.
Oil briefly surpassed $59 a barrel in New York for the first time in two years as OPEC and Russia were said to have crafted the outline of a deal to extend their oil production cuts.
CBS Corp. and Dish Network resolved their contentious carriage fee dispute by agreeing to a new distribution deal, restoring CBS station signals to millions of Dish customers across the country who went without CBS football on Thanksgiving.
A Democratic member of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) wrote in an op-ed Wednesday that Americans must resist the agency's plans to end net neutrality rules adopted under the Obama administration.