Category Archives: CNN Business

HBO Max: Everything you need to know about AT&T’s new streaming service

HBO Max: Everything you need to know about AT&T’s new streaming service

HBO Max, AT&T’s bet-the-farm streaming service, is about to take on Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu. It has a lot going for it: a deep content vault and the exclusive streaming home for DC superheroes, Turner Classic Movies and some of the world’s most celebrated TV shows. But it comes with a hefty price tag. The…MORE

Why packed beaches and pool parties should worry euphoric investors

Why packed beaches and pool parties should worry euphoric investors

Wall Street returned from Memorial Day weekend in a euphoric mood as investors celebrated the reopening of the American economy from the coronavirus pandemic. Optimism about a potential resurgence of consumer spending and hopes for a vaccine carried the Dow above the 25,000 level Tuesday for the first time in 11 weeks. The index has…MORE

The EU is still divided over coronavirus relief. That could tear it apart

A fight over how to fund the European Union’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is stoking tensions between wealthier and poorer countries, threatening to delay the region’s economic rebound and unleash political and financial forces that could pull the bloc apart. On Wednesday, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is due to unveil her…MORE

Dow soars 530 points on big hopes for a vaccine and the economy’s reopening

Dow soars 530 points on big hopes for a vaccine and the economy’s reopening

Floor trading reopened at the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo rang the opening bell, and traders exulted in cheers. It was the perfect setting for investors’ unbridled enthusiasm about the markets. The stock market rallied at the start of the shortened week after markets were closed for Memorial Day on…MORE

KFC is testing a new chicken sandwich

KFC is testing a new chicken sandwich

Don’t count out the colonel in the chicken sandwich wars. KFC has begun testing a new, premium chicken sandwich in Orlando, Florida. The fast-food chain, which has chicken in its name, has surprisingly found itself playing catch-up against rival chains’ sandwiches. Popeyes, Chick-fil-A and McDonald’s have tantalized customers’ taste buds with new takes on the…MORE

Some markets are hitting their highest levels since March. But huge risks remain

The end of the strictest phases of lockdowns in some countries is triggering euphoria in financial markets, with US futures rising sharply and Europe’s Stoxx 600 index hitting its highest level since early March. What’s happening: Japan said it would end its state of emergency on Monday, while UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the…MORE

Aston Martin replaces CEO Andy Palmer with Mercedes-AMG chief

Aston Martin replaces CEO Andy Palmer with Mercedes-AMG chief

Aston Martin has replaced CEO Andy Palmer with the current head of Mercedes-AMG as the ailing luxury sports carmaker tries to revive its fortunes. The company named 54-year old Tobias Moers as its new CEO in a statement Tuesday. Palmer, who has held the role since 2014, will step down at the end of this…MORE

Blogs

2018 High School Football Review: Week 1 (AUDIO)

2018 High School Football Review: Week 1 (AUDIO)

It was a wild night in the Tennessee Valley. Storms raged as teams tried to complete their Week 1 games. Join Cowboy and Coca-Cola Red Zone Sideline Reporter Jeff Cate as they discuss the wet and wild action of Week 1 High School Football.

WATCH: Superbowl Commercial Favorites

WATCH: Superbowl Commercial Favorites

Check out some of our favorite Superbowl commercials! Amazon, “Alexa Loses Her Voice” (BTW, you can listen to WGOW-FM on Alexa by saying, “Alexa, enable the Talk One Oh Two Point Three skill!” and to WGOW-AM by saying, “Alexa, enable the News W-G-O-W skill!”) NFL, “Touchdown Celebrations to Come” Budweiser, “Stand By You” Doritos, “DORITOS BLAZE…

Did you miss that pink sky?

Did you miss that pink sky?

On Monday, there was a proliferation of “pink sky” shots sent in by listeners.  Followed by obligatory, condescending “explanation of phenomenon” by meteorologists.  Best example I’ve ever seen…lasted 5 mins, or so at Henson’s Gap/Lewis Chapel Mtn., overlooking Dunlap, Tn.  Launch ramp of “Tennessee TreeToppers” hanggliding club.  

Bill B Blog 08.24.17

Bill B Blog 08.24.17

I boycotted the NFL for 2 years.   And I had a good reason….not faux-outrage from the right nor the left. But I digress. I hear the calls for protests…for boycotts of the NFL over Colin Kaepernick’s not being signed by any NFL team as quarterback.  They say it’s because of the former 49’ers QB’s…