Midday Market Report

Amazon cracks down on scams; Uber, Lyft showdown

Fox Business Briefs: Amazon cracks down on scams by reportedly firing several workers suspected of supplying independent merchants with inside information; Uber and Lyft are taking their rivalry to Wall Street as both are reportedly aiming to go public next year.

Drugmaker plans cheaper EpiPen; bacon vending machine

Fox Business Briefs: Generic drugmaker Sandoz plans to start selling a slightly cheaper version of the EpiPen; The Ohio State University now has a vending machine that sells only bacon courtesy of the Ohio Pork Council with donated it as a fundraiser for the Animal Science program.

Ikea plans to cut jobs; Honda recalls minivans

Fox Business Briefs: Ikea plans to cut 7,500 jobs as part of restructuring at the company that's aimed at customers who do more of their shopping online than in stores; Honda recalls over 120,000 minivans worldwide due to sliding doors that can open unexpectedly.

Juul quits social media; rare pink diamond breaks record

Fox Business Briefs: Juul Labs says it will shut down its Instagram and Facebook accounts as part of the company's response to the FDA's call for changes to curb underage e-cigarette use; a rare 19-carat pink diamond has sold for a record breaking $50 million at Christie's Auction House in Switzerland.