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  • Business Briefs: Credit cards, cutting cable, Disney

    Business Briefs: Credit cards, cutting cable, Disney

    Friday, July 20 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-07-20 19:23:39 GMT

    Annual credit card interest and fees have topped $100 billion. Cord cutting is on the rise. Disney is set to debut its first virtual reality film.

    Annual credit card interest and fees have topped $100 billion. Cord cutting is on the rise. Disney is set to debut its first virtual reality film.

  • Business Briefs: Chinese tariffs, Krispy Kreme, Uber

    Business Briefs: Chinese tariffs, Krispy Kreme, Uber

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:12:39 GMT

    Popular tech toys may soon cost consumers more.

    Popular tech toys may soon cost consumers more.

  • Business Briefs: Comcast, FDA, Nike

    Business Briefs: Comcast, FDA, Nike

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:58:48 GMT

    Comcast dropping its bid for much of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment business. The FDA looking to crack down on dairy imposters. Nike says its Zoom Vaporfly 4% sneakers will make athletes run faster. 

    Comcast dropping its bid for much of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment business. The FDA looking to crack down on dairy imposters. Nike says its Zoom Vaporfly 4% sneakers will make athletes run faster. 

  • Business Briefs: Facebook, Wendy’s, Jeff Bezos

    Business Briefs: Facebook, Wendy’s, Jeff Bezos

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-07-19 12:49:20 GMT

    Facebook is cracking down on fake news. Wendy and Papa John are no longer on speaking terms. Jeff Bezos’ space company Blue Origin performed a successful test of its rockets’ emergency abort capabilities.

    Facebook is cracking down on fake news. Wendy and Papa John are no longer on speaking terms. Jeff Bezos’ space company Blue Origin performed a successful test of its rockets’ emergency abort capabilities.

  • Business Briefs: Amazon, Target, Netflix

    Business Briefs: Amazon, Target, Netflix

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:27:02 GMT

    Amazon Prime Day has broken records. Target held a 24-hour sale of its own. Netflix is getting a makeover.

    Amazon Prime Day has broken records. Target held a 24-hour sale of its own. Netflix is getting a makeover.

  • Business Briefs: Google, UPS and Walmart

    Business Briefs: Google, UPS and Walmart

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:47:16 GMT

    Would you let UPS into your home when you're not there? The company is testing a program that will let delivery drivers  drop packages inside homes, according to Cheddar.

    Would you let UPS into your home when you're not there? The company is testing a program that will let delivery drivers  drop packages inside homes, according to Cheddar.

  • Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, Harvey Weinstein, World Emoji Day

    Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, Harvey Weinstein, World Emoji Day

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:26:54 GMT
    Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, Harvey Weinstein, World Emoji DayBusiness Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, Harvey Weinstein, World Emoji Day

    The biggest day of Amazon's year saw a glitch just a few hours into the start. Harvey Weinstein's embattled studio finally sold to private equity firm Lantern capital partners for $289 million. July 17 is World Emoji Day.

    The biggest day of Amazon's year saw a glitch just a few hours into the start. Harvey Weinstein's embattled studio finally sold to private equity firm Lantern capital partners for $289 million. July 17 is World Emoji Day.

  • Business Briefs: Netflix, Jeff Bezos, IHOP

    Business Briefs: Netflix, Jeff Bezos, IHOP

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:40:33 GMT

    Netflix isn’t immune to competition. Their latest quarterly earnings show they added 670,000 subscribers in the U.S., only half of its own estimate, according to Cheddar.

    Netflix isn’t immune to competition. Their latest quarterly earnings show they added 670,000 subscribers in the U.S., only half of its own estimate, according to Cheddar.

  • Business Briefs: Comcast, Facebook, We-Work

    Business Briefs: Comcast, Facebook, We-Work

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:49:39 GMT
    Comcast is unlikely to raise its bid for 21st Century Fox assets, according to CNBC.Comcast is unlikely to raise its bid for 21st Century Fox assets, according to CNBC.

    Comcast is unlikely to raise its bid for 21st Century Fox assets, according to CNBC. 

    Comcast is unlikely to raise its bid for 21st Century Fox assets, according to CNBC. 

  • Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, Elon Musk, ‘Hotel Transylvania 3’

    Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, Elon Musk, ‘Hotel Transylvania 3’

    Monday, July 16 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:44:06 GMT

    Amazon Prime Day begins today at 3 p.m. Eastern Time and runs for 36 hours.

    Amazon Prime Day begins today at 3 p.m. Eastern Time and runs for 36 hours.

  • Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, long summer weekends

    Business Briefs: Amazon Prime Day, long summer weekends

    Sunday, July 15 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-07-15 14:37:28 GMT

    Here's a look at your top business and tech headlines from Cheddar on News 12.

    Here's a look at your top business and tech headlines from Cheddar on News 12.

  • Brooklyn residents flock to parks for July Fourth holiday

    Brooklyn residents flock to parks for July Fourth holiday

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-07-04 22:26:44 GMT
    It was another hot day Wednesday as many Brooklyn residents headed outside to spend the holiday with family and friends.It was another hot day Wednesday as many Brooklyn residents headed outside to spend the holiday with family and friends.

    It was another hot day Wednesday as many Brooklyn residents headed outside to spend the holiday with family and friends.

    It was another hot day Wednesday as many Brooklyn residents headed outside to spend the holiday with family and friends.

  • Road rage: NYC turns parking spots into car share-only zones

    Road rage: NYC turns parking spots into car share-only zones

    Sunday, July 1 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-01 14:28:21 GMT
    A Zipcar is parked on April 13, 2011 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.A Zipcar is parked on April 13, 2011 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.
    A Zipcar is parked on April 13, 2011 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.A Zipcar is parked on April 13, 2011 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

    Residents are at odds over a new arrangement that's taking away hundreds of public spaces and doling them out to companies that rent out cars by the hour.

    Residents are at odds over a new arrangement that's taking away hundreds of public spaces and doling them out to companies that rent out cars by the hour.

  • Fenty Beauty pop-up comes to Dumbo

    Fenty Beauty pop-up comes to Dumbo

    Friday, June 29 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-06-29 15:36:09 GMT
    A pop-up shop for Fenty Beauty by Rihanna provided a sneak peak at the new Moroccan spice line Thursday in Dumbo.A pop-up shop for Fenty Beauty by Rihanna provided a sneak peak at the new Moroccan spice line Thursday in Dumbo.

    A pop-up shop for Fenty Beauty by Rihanna provided a sneak peak at the new Moroccan spice line Thursday in Dumbo.

    A pop-up shop for Fenty Beauty by Rihanna provided a sneak peak at the new Moroccan spice line Thursday in Dumbo.

  • Hottest toys of the 2018 holiday season

    Hottest toys of the 2018 holiday season

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-02-23 16:43:43 GMT

    News 12 got a sneak peek look at some of the hottest toys of the upcoming 2018 holiday season while visiting the North American International Toy Fair.

    News 12 got a sneak peek look at some of the hottest toys of the upcoming 2018 holiday season while visiting the North American International Toy Fair.

  • Black Small Business Expo held in Bed-Stuy

    Black Small Business Expo held in Bed-Stuy

    Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.

    Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.

    Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.

  • Tax-filing deadline is tonight

    Tax-filing deadline is tonight

    News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.

    News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.

    News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.

  • Widow struggles to raise money to save husband’s bar, Sunny’s, in Red Hook

    Widow struggles to raise money to save husband’s bar

    The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business.The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business.

    The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business. The bar predates both world wars and the invention of television. 

    The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business. The bar predates both world wars and the invention of television. 

  • Federal tax bill hits hardest in District of Columbia

    Federal tax bill hits hardest in District of Columbia

    Federal tax bill hits hardest in District of Columbia

    Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns.Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns.
    (AP) - Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns. Data from the IRS and the Census Bureau show that three states - Delaware, Minnesota and Massachusetts - on average paid the most per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. The three states that paid the least per person are New Mexico, Mississippi and, at No. 50, West Virginia. But the residents of the District of Columbia paid more per person than those in...
    (AP) - Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns. Data from the IRS and the Census Bureau show that three states - Delaware, Minnesota and Massachusetts - on average paid the most per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. The three states that paid the least per person are New Mexico, Mississippi and, at No. 50, West Virginia. But the residents of the District of Columbia paid more per person than those in...
  • NYC expands ferry service

    NYC expands ferry service

    Mayor Bill de BlasioMayor Bill de Blasio

    Monday marked the first official ride of one of the 20 New York City ferry boats to enter the New York Harbor as a mode of transportation. 

    Monday marked the first official ride of one of the 20 New York City ferry boats to enter the New York Harbor as a mode of transportation. 

  • Bay Ridge activists protest government military spending

    Bay Ridge activists protest government military spending

    Bay Ridge activists protest government military spendingBay Ridge activists protest government military spending

    A group of activists are protesting government military spending Tuesday.

    A group of activists are protesting government military spending Tuesday.

  • Some grocery stores unaware of hold on bag fee

    Some grocery stores unaware of hold on bag fee

    A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.

    A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.

    A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.

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