Business briefs: Investors balk at GNC’s bid to extend loan; CMU and Intel collaborate on $4 million video data project; Apple ceases iPhone payments to Qualcomm, escalating feud
News from GNC, CMU, Intel, West Virginia American Water, Eastman Chemical and Apple
Strip District marketing shop Deeplocal acquired by WPP Digital
Akzo ratings on watch
FNB first-quarter profits skid
UberEATS, which already operates in 74 cities across the globe, is rumored to launch in Pittsburgh in the coming weeks.
Mylan hit with antitrust suit
Business news briefs: Lanxess completes deal for Chemtura; CMU ranked 10th, Pitt ranked 24th, for technology transfer; For sale: Tiny Oregon town
News from Lanxess, Chemtura, CMU, Pitt, Tiller, Oregon, Volkswagen and Wells Fargo.
State approves new infrastructure charge for Duquesne Light customers
Also: Kraft Heinz appeases shareholder group; Subaru recalls over 33K cars to fix engine stalling problem.
Nova to buy cracker plant
Business briefs: McDonald’s CEO Easterbrook sees pay package nearly double to $15.4 million; US businesses increase inventories; Company pleads guilty in counterfeit Patriots T-shirts case
The Commerce Department says business inventories rose by a seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent in February after an identical increase in
Lights are back on at Pittsburgh Athletic Association
American Eagle CEO compensation drops
PPG takes stake in Taiwan firm
Allegheny Conference’s CEO stepping down
Business briefs: US probes Freightliner trucks for windshield wiper failures; Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4M vehicles; engines can fail; YouTube drops ads on videos with less than 10,000 views
U.S. safety regulators are investigating why windshield wipers can fail on almost 194,000 Freightliner big trucks.
Arconic to divest its Fusina, Italy, rolling mill
Business briefs: Dollar Express to shutter stores; Panera is being acquired by Europe’s JAB Holding Co.
Dollar Express to shutter stores
Charter flights to Cuba stalled
Hydropower project moves forward near Aspinwall
Mylan expands earlier EpiPen recall; McDonald’s reopens after sewage backup forces closure; Ohio River locks and dams effort faces another delay
News from Mylan, U.S. Office of Management & Budget, Chester Engineers, AkzoNobel and PPG
Volkswagen to pay $157 million settlement