Rob Lenihan

Freelance writer Rob Lenihan is a former staff reporter and editor of TheStreet, CNN and other media, as well as a former Web editor for Goldman Sachs.

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Judge Grants Airbnb Temporary Block of NYC Data Law

Judge Grants Airbnb Temporary Block of NYC Data Law

A federal judge on Thursday blocked a New York City ordinance aimed at cracking down on home-sharing companies.

Chicken Soup for the Soul Buys Ashton Kutcher Company for $15M

Chicken Soup for the Soul Buys Ashton Kutcher Company for $15M

Shares of Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc. rose on news that the media company had acquired APlus.com, a social and mobile-first platform co-founded and chaired by actor Ashton Kutcher, for $15 million in cash and stock.

Sirius XM Holdings Is Upgraded at JPMorgan Chase

Sirius XM Holdings Is Upgraded at JPMorgan Chase

Sirius XM Holdings rises Wednesday after JPMorgan Chase lifts its rating of the satellite radio company to overweight from underweight.

Microsoft Wraps Up Year on High Note

Microsoft Wraps Up Year on High Note

Microsoft is ending 2018 on a high note as the software giant becomes the Dow's top tech performer of the year.

Epic Games' App Store Could Muscle In on Apple and Google

Epic Games' App Store Could Muscle In on Apple and Google

A new app store from Epic Games, creator of the online video sensation 'Fortnite' could pose a challenge to Apple and Alphabet's Google unit, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Wells Fargo Agrees on $575 Million to Settle Investigations

Wells Fargo Agrees on $575 Million to Settle Investigations

Shares of Wells Fargo & Company closed up Friday after the financial services company agreed to pay $575 million to resolve investigations by state attorneys general.

Sears Chairman Reportedly Makes Last-Minute $4.4 Billion Bid for Iconic Chain

Sears Chairman Reportedly Makes Last-Minute $4.4 Billion Bid for Iconic Chain

Chairman Eddie Lampert was said to make offer right at the deadline for keeping 125-year-old retailer out of Chapter 7.

Bitcoin Stages End of Week Rebound

Bitcoin Stages End of Week Rebound

Bitcoin's early booster sees currency hitting $4,000 in two weeks.

Zuckerberg Claims Facebook Has 'Fundamentally Altered' Its DNA

Zuckerberg Claims Facebook Has 'Fundamentally Altered' Its DNA

In his year-end note, Facebook's CEO recapped the progress the company has made in addressing election interference, stopping the spread of harmful content and making sure users have control of their information.

J.C. Penney Stock Closes at Record-Low 97 Cents a Share

J.C. Penney Stock Closes at Record-Low 97 Cents a Share

JCP dips below a dollar again as the chain continues to struggle against a tide of red ink.