Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Business

We Energies parent company buys Integrys for $9.1 billion
We Energies parent company Wisconsin Energy Corp. is purchasing Integrys Energy Group in a multi-billion dollar deal.

Herb Kohl announces sale of Milwaukee Bucks franchise
Milwaukee Bucks Owner Senator Herb Kohl has announced the sale of his NBA franchise to two billionaire hedge fund managers for $550 million.

Dish and DirecTV surge on merger reports
Shares of Dish Network and DirecTV soared higher Wednesday following reports that the two satellite television companies are considering a merger.

American TV going out of business
American TV has announced the closing of all of its locations across southeast Wisconsin. The store chain will have a going out of business sale starting February 20th.

CBS58 Exclusive: Sturgeon Bay on An Ice Breaker (2)
Take an exclusive journey with the U.S. Coast Guard as we ride on an icecutter in Sturgeon bay.

Amazon warehouse workers voting on union
Thirty workers at an Amazon warehouse in Delaware are voting Wednesday evening on whether to form a union.

SPECIAL REPORT: Customers lose $14 billion in hidden fees
A new report says deceptive charges hidden during transactions are costing an average consumer hundreds of dollars a year.

Gold iPhone sold out til October
Early buyers of the iPhone 5S, which went on sale Friday morning, appear to be overwhelmingly choosing choosing the gold-colored model over the two other color options.

Twitter files for IPO
Twitter filed for an initial public offering of stock on Thursday afternoon, though the details of its business will remain a secret for now.

Restaurant group ends relationship with Ryan Braun
SURG Restaurant Group announced it will end its business relationship with suspended Milwaukee Brewers Outfielder Ryan Braun.