Murdoch No Longer Wants to Combine His Media Empire

Rupert Murdoch is no longer looking to combine the two parts of his media empire. News Corp, one of Mr. Murdoch’s media companies, said in a statement on Tuesday that…

Two Executives in Sam Bankman-Fried’s Crypto Empire Plead Guilty to Fraud

Two former top executives of Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto trading empire have pleaded guilty to federal criminal fraud charges and are cooperating in the case against the disgraced crypto entrepreneur, the…

Apple Built Its Empire With China. Now Its Foundation Is Showing Cracks.

Every September, Apple unveils its latest phones at its futuristic Silicon Valley campus. A few weeks later, tens of millions of its newest handsets, assembled by legions of seasonal workers…

Alex Jones Puts Company Behind Infowars Empire Into Bankruptcy

AUSTIN, Texas — Facing a potential $150 million judgment and two more damages trials for defaming the families of people killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting, the conspiracy…

He Runs a New York Real Estate Empire. Did He Steal It?

Over the past dozen years, Sanford Solny has built a New York real estate empire, snatching up small residential buildings across the city that churn out hundreds of thousands of…

Review: “Empire of the Scalpel,” by Ira Rutkow

As Rutkow observes at the beginning of his book, it is a “reasonable certainty that no one in the industrialized world will escape having an illness for which effective treatment…

This YouTube Star Is Also a Retail Empire

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. Here is a collection of past columns. Linus Sebastian is the face of a mini YouTube empire. His company also resembles…

Jerome Chazen, Original Partner in Liz Claiborne Empire, Dies at 94

Jerome Chazen, an original partner in the Liz Claiborne company, which helped reshape how career women dress, died on Sunday. He was 94. The death was confirmed by his son,…

How John Madden Became the Face of a Video Game Empire

Trip Hawkins first met John Madden in the dining car of an Amtrak train traveling from Denver to Oakland, Calif., in 1984, after Madden had agreed to lend his name…

On Syria’s Ruins, a Drug Empire Flourishes

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Designed on the ashes of 10 several years of war in Syria, an unlawful drug industry operate by effective associates and family members of President Bashar al-Assad…