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Tablets and Smartphones Hurting Sleep of Teens

Tablets and Smartphones Hurting Sleep of Teens

Teens do not sleep as much as they used to, sacrificing their rest to spend time on tablets and phones. Experts say that teens need... 
McDonald’s Has South Korea Offices Raided in Beef Probe

McDonald’s Has South Korea Offices Raided in Beef Probe

Investigators in Seoul, South Korea have raided the offices of McDonald’s after allegations surfaced that several children became... 
Johnson & Johnson Tops Profit Expectations

Johnson & Johnson Tops Profit Expectations

Johnson & Johnson posted profit that was higher than had been expected and increased its forecast for the full year as the company... 
Buyout to Take Nordstrom Private Suspended

Buyout to Take Nordstrom Private Suspended

Nordstrom Inc. has suspended its efforts to go private after it struggled with getting the financing needed with favorable terms, just... 
Bayer Selling Seeds and Herbicide Businesses to BASF

Bayer Selling Seeds and Herbicide Businesses to BASF

BASF agreed to acquire the seeds and herbicides businesses of Bayer for €5.9 billion equal to $7 billion for cash, as Bayer is attempting... 
Arby’s Offers Venison Sandwiches and Tests Elk

Arby’s Offers Venison Sandwiches and Tests Elk

Arby’s the fast-food chain that is known for having the meat, has lived up to its moniker this year, as it has announced the release... 
Delta Air Lines Posts Revenue that Beats

Delta Air Lines Posts Revenue that Beats

Delta Air Lines posted revenue and earnings for its third quarter that beat expectations on Wall Street, but warned that higher costs... 
Honeywell Will Spin Off into Two Individual Companies

Honeywell Will Spin Off into Two Individual Companies

On Tuesday, Honeywell International Inc. announced that it is planning to spin off its transportation and home businesses into two... 
Diet With Bananas and Avocados Might Fight Against Heart Disease

Diet With Bananas and Avocados Might Fight Against Heart Disease

Scientists have found that foods that are high in potassium protect the arteries against calcification or hardening. Those beneficial... 
Elon Musk Said Tesla Could Help Fix Electrical Grid in Puerto Rico

Elon Musk Said Tesla Could Help Fix Electrical Grid in Puerto Rico

Elon Musk the billionaire owner of Tesla has pledged to meet with the governor of Puerto Rico to discuss ways he can help to rebuild... 
Mother’s Refusal to Vaccinate Child Lands Her In Jail

Mother’s Refusal to Vaccinate Child Lands Her In Jail

A Michigan mother will spend a week behind bars after she defied an order by a judge to have her son, who is 9, vaccinated. Rebecca... 
Walmart Buys Delivery Startup in New York City

Walmart Buys Delivery Startup in New York City

Walmart agreed to acquire delivery startup Parcel based in Brooklyn, making it the retail behemoth’s fifth acquisition of a tech... 
If Catalonia Splits, Spain Will Lose Over 20% of Its Current Economy

If Catalonia Splits, Spain Will Lose Over 20% of Its Current Economy

Catalonia the region of Spain that wants to become independent held a controversial referendum Sunday on its independence that would... 
Uber Technologies Former CEO Sparks New Power Struggle

Uber Technologies Former CEO Sparks New Power Struggle

Uber Technologies co-founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick ignited a new power struggle on Friday when he named two new members to... 
Turkey President Erodgan Offers Swap of Pastor for Cleric

Turkey President Erodgan Offers Swap of Pastor for Cleric

It has been close to one year since Andrew Brunson an American pastor was detained in Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogam... 
Tech Giants Asked to Testify in Probe of Russian Meddling

Tech Giants Asked to Testify in Probe of Russian Meddling

Executives from Google, Facebook and Twitter were asked to testify before the U.S. Congress over the coming weeks as U.S. lawmakers... 
Nike Stands Beside NFL Players in Showdown With Trump

Nike Stands Beside NFL Players in Showdown With Trump

Nike released a statement that it supported athletes and the right they have to freedom of expression on issues of great importance... 
Puerto Rico Dam Threatening to Burst

Puerto Rico Dam Threatening to Burst

The devastation left behind in the wake of Hurricane Maria on the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico is hard to believe and it all could... 
President Trump Lashes Out at McCain Over Healthcare Opposition

President Trump Lashes Out at McCain Over Healthcare Opposition

On Saturday morning, President Donald Trump laced into Senator John McCain for breaking with him and opposing the latest plan of the... 
London Strips Operating License from Uber

London Strips Operating License from Uber

On Friday, Uber was dealt a huge blow by authorities in London, when the ride-hailing company was stripped of its operating license... 
NFL Ratings Down at Start of 2017 Season

NFL Ratings Down at Start of 2017 Season

The TV ratings for the NFL are down after two weeks of the regular season and if that was not sufficiently upsetting for the biggest... 
Doctors: Nerf Guns Can Be Dangerous for the Eyes

Doctors: Nerf Guns Can Be Dangerous for the Eyes

No one will question how much fun Nerf guns can be for kids that is until an eye is damaged from one, warn doctors. Nerf guns or sometimes... 
Top Security Official from U.S. Targeted in Cuba

Top Security Official from U.S. Targeted in Cuba

The top U.S. official in charge of security at the U.S. Embassy located in Havana, Cuba is one of more than 20 Americans that have... 
Google Sued for Gender Pay Discrimination

Google Sued for Gender Pay Discrimination

Google, which already is being investigated by federal authorities over its alleged pay practices, was sued by three of its former... 
Co-Founder of WhatsApp Brian Acton Leaving Messaging Company

Co-Founder of WhatsApp Brian Acton Leaving Messaging Company

Brian Acton the co-founder of instant messaging app WhatsApp has announced he is leaving the company that he played a big role in creating. On... 
Evacuated Employees in Florida Threatened by Pizza Hut

Evacuated Employees in Florida Threatened by Pizza Hut

Massive destruction and large-scale evacuation in Florida was caused by Hurricane Irma over the weekend and into Monday. Before the... 
Main Airport in Miami Has No Timetable for Reopening

Main Airport in Miami Has No Timetable for Reopening

R The largest airport in Florida has started to pick up the pieces following the wrath of Hurricane Irma on Saturday and Sunday, but... 
Eating Hotdogs or Drinking Too Much Alcohol Might Increase Cancer Risk

Eating Hotdogs or Drinking Too Much Alcohol Might Increase Cancer Risk

Eating bacon, hotdogs or a host of other processed meats on a regular basis or drinking over two drinks containing alcohol per day... 
Israeli Airstrikes Hits Syrian Military, Tensions Rise

Israeli Airstrikes Hits Syrian Military, Tensions Rise

On Thursday, Syria accused Israel of bombing one of its military sites that many linked to production of chemical weapons, and with... 
Ending DACA Will Hit Economy in U.S. Hard

Ending DACA Will Hit Economy in U.S. Hard

American employers said they one key ingredient is missing and that ingredient is workers. Finding available and qualified candidates... 
Google Hiring Chinese AI Talent but Remains Blocked

Google Hiring Chinese AI Talent but Remains Blocked

The core search service of Google has been blocked for more the seven years in China, but it is not stopping the Internet behemoth... 
McDonald’s Workers in Britain Strike

McDonald’s Workers in Britain Strike

McDonald’s is facing its first employee strike since the burger chain opened during 1974 in the UK, along with protests by both the... 
Spending for Construction Drops to Low of Nine Months

Spending for Construction Drops to Low of Nine Months

Construction spending in the U.S. fell unexpectedly during July, hitting a low of nine months amidst a steep drop in investment for... 
Jobless Claims Remain Near Lows Following the Recession

Jobless Claims Remain Near Lows Following the Recession

Companies face many problems but a very big one today is finding sufficient workers that can fill job openings. That in turn has kept... 
Renault-Nissan Setting Up Electric Car Venture in China

Renault-Nissan Setting Up Electric Car Venture in China

Renault and partner Nissan Motor will soon be building electric cars with Dongfeng Motor in China under a new joint venture, as automakers... 
GE Makes Shifts in Strategy and Financial Targets

GE Makes Shifts in Strategy and Financial Targets

General Electric wants its business of industrial software to reduce costs and increase profits in 2018 under new CEO John Flannery.... 
Jay Y. Lee Samsung Heir Given Jail Sentence of Five Years

Jay Y. Lee Samsung Heir Given Jail Sentence of Five Years

Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee a billionaire was handed a jail sentence of five years on Friday for bribery. Following a trial of over... 
FTC Clears Purchase by Amazon of Whole Foods Market

FTC Clears Purchase by Amazon of Whole Foods Market

On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission gave its okay to the purchase by Amazon.com of Whole Foods Market. The deal valued the specialty... 
Harley-Davidson Unveiling Development Project That is Biggest Ever

Harley-Davidson Unveiling Development Project That is Biggest Ever

Harley-Davidson Inc. unveiled its largest every product development project that included eight cruisier-motorcycle redesigns for 2018,... 
McDonald’s to Shutter 169 Locations in India

McDonald’s to Shutter 169 Locations in India

Fast-food behemoth McDonald’s announced on Monday that it was planning to shutter all of its 169 restaurants in the eastern and northern... 
Sempra Out Bids Berkshire for Oncor

Sempra Out Bids Berkshire for Oncor

Sempra Energy the owner of utilities based in the U.S. agreed to acquire Oncor Electric Delivery Co, the power distributor based in... 
Millennials Really Are Behind the Financial Eight-Ball

Millennials Really Are Behind the Financial Eight-Ball

When we talk about the “generation gap” it is usually an indication of a difference in mentalities towards culture, technology,... 
Does Eating More Red Meat Cause Diverticulitis?

Does Eating More Red Meat Cause Diverticulitis?

Digestive issues—and related cancers, even—have been on the rise over the past decade and researchers now suggest that many of... 
Does Taco Bell Have the Healthiest Fast Food Menu?

Does Taco Bell Have the Healthiest Fast Food Menu?

It is no big secret that the fast food industry in the United States is undergoing a major metamorphosis. This evolution has been largely... 
Will Amazon Go Change the Way We Shop Retail? (NASDAQ: AMZN)

Will Amazon Go Change the Way We Shop Retail? (NASDAQ: AMZN)

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) changed the retail game as online bookseller and then affiliate virtual mall that has helped to push the trend... 
US Productivity Up 3.1 Percent Through Third Quarter

US Productivity Up 3.1 Percent Through Third Quarter

Productivity across the United States is on the rise. Cost of labor grew in the Spring and Summer months more quickly than had been... 
Chipotle Has Improved Food Safety, Customer Service Not So Much (NYSE: CMG)

Chipotle Has Improved Food Safety, Customer Service Not So Much (NYSE: CMG)

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (NYSE: CMG) may be well on its way to restoring customer confidence in the cleanliness of their food but... 
Philip Morris To “Phase Out” Cigarettes in the Near Future

Philip Morris To “Phase Out” Cigarettes in the Near Future

Philip Morris International may have humble beginnings as tobacco shop all the way back in 1847 but they quickly grew to dominate the... 
Can We Expect a Federal Reserve Interest Rate Hike In December, Or Maybe More?

Can We Expect a Federal Reserve Interest Rate Hike In December, Or Maybe More?

There is an inflation gauge that the US Federal Reserve closely monitors. Obviously, this gauge informs the central bank when might... 
Oracle to Acquire Cloud Service Provider Dyn

Oracle to Acquire Cloud Service Provider Dyn

On Monday, Oracle Corp (NYSE: ORCL) announced its plan to pick up web service provider Dyn Inc for a presently undisclosed amount. Manchester,...