Top Stories SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world 2018-10-04T05:27:31.000000000-04:00 Softbank and Toyota are partnering on an effort to use autonomous vehicles and other technologies to change the world of transportation. 7 things to know before the bell 2018-10-04T05:10:29.000000000-04:00 Read full story for latest details. All eyes on Congress as vote on Kavanaugh draws near 2018-10-04T00:47:47.000000000-04:00 The lead story for Thursday's morning shows: The impending vote to advance Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court. Aston Martin falls 5% in its London IPO 2018-10-03T23:54:24.000000000-04:00 Aston Martin is joining the ranks of listed automakers with an IPO that values the British company at more than $5 billion. The Toys 'R' Us brand may be brought back to life 2018-10-03T23:54:17.000000000-04:00 Bankrupt toy retailer tells bankruptcy court it is looking at possibly reviving the Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us brands. It's getting a lot harder for global brands to win in China 2018-10-03T23:47:32.000000000-04:00 Changing tastes and the challenge from new Chinese rivals are forcing US and European companies including Apple and Starbucks to adopt new strategies to succeed in the world's second biggest economy. Crypto companies are trying to cash in at a really bad time 2018-10-03T23:47:32.000000000-04:00 The world's top makers of bitcoin mining technology hope to raise money from investors by selling shares in Hong Kong. Why it's time for investors to go on the defense 2018-10-03T23:28:41.000000000-04:00 Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly. Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as it explores a sale 2018-10-03T19:59:15.000000000-04:00 Barnes & Noble jumped more than 20% after it said it would review a sale of the troubled company. The internet industry is suing California over its net neutrality law 2018-10-03T17:46:47.000000000-04:00 Broadband trade groups and the DOJ have filed lawsuits over California's days-old law protecting net neutrality.