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Cities Tell Airbnb To Make Room For Affordable Housing

Cities Tell Airbnb To Make Room For Affordable Housing

Cities Tell Airbnb To Make Room For Affordable Housing By Elaine S. Povich WASHINGTON — One of the most crowded and expensive cities in the country, D.C. is cracking down on

Sears Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Sears Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Sears Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy (Reuters) – Sears Holdings Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, throwing into doubt the future of the century-old retailer that once dominated

Stock Market Slumps for Second Day as the Dow Drops Over 500 Points

Stock Market Slumps for Second Day as the Dow Drops Over 500 Points

Stock Market Slumps for Second Day as the Dow Drops Over 500 Points (Bloomberg) — U.S. stocks tumbled a second day, with major averages notching wild swings in heavy volume.

One Of America's Oldest Coal Companies Just Filed For Bankruptcy

One Of America's Oldest Coal Companies Just Filed For Bankruptcy

One Of America's Oldest Coal Companies Just Filed For Bankruptcy Facing declining demand and saddled with mounting debt, one of the oldest and largest coal companies in the United States

‘If We Can’t Mine Coal, What Are We Going to Do?’

‘If We Can’t Mine Coal, What Are We Going to Do?’

‘If We Can’t Mine Coal, What Are We Going to Do?’ EDITOR’S NOTE: Among the authors who will make presentations at next week’s Southern Festival of Books in Nashville, Tennessee

CVS, Aetna Win U.S. Approval For $69 Billion Merger

CVS, Aetna Win U.S. Approval For $69 Billion Merger

CVS, Aetna Win U.S. Approval For $69 Billion Merger WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Pharmacy chain CVS Health Corp won U.S. antitrust approval for its $69 billion acquisition of health insurer Aetna

The Food Industry Has Been Notoriously Hard To Organize. Could These Tactics Bring It New Life?

The Food Industry Has Been Notoriously Hard To Organize. Could These Tactics Bring It New Life?

The Food Industry Has Been Notoriously Hard To Organize. Could These Tactics Bring It New Life? When Amanda Cestare started working at New York City’s famous Ellen’s Stardust Diner in

Google Shutters Google+ After Security Flaw Exposed Data Of At Least 500,000 Users

Google Shutters Google+ After Security Flaw Exposed Data Of At Least 500,000 Users

Google Shutters Google+ After Security Flaw Exposed Data Of At Least 500,000 Users (Reuters) ― Alphabet Inc’s Google will shut down the consumer version of its failed social network Google+

Lawsuit Accuses LaCroix Seltzer of Containing Artificial Ingredients Used in Cockroach Insecticide

Lawsuit Accuses LaCroix Seltzer of Containing Artificial Ingredients Used in Cockroach Insecticide

Lawsuit Accuses LaCroix Seltzer of Containing Artificial Ingredients Used in Cockroach Insecticide A new lawsuit is claiming that popular seltzer water brand LaCroix uses synthetic ingredients, despite its "all natural"

America’s Trade Deficit Is Continuing to Grow Despite President Trump’s Tariffs

America’s Trade Deficit Is Continuing to Grow Despite President Trump’s Tariffs

America’s Trade Deficit Is Continuing to Grow Despite President Trump’s Tariffs (WASHINGTON) — Record imports drove the U.S. trade deficit up for the third straight month in August. The deficit

6.5 Million Pounds Of Beef Have Been Recalled Due To Salmonella Risk

6.5 Million Pounds Of Beef Have Been Recalled Due To Salmonella Risk

6.5 Million Pounds Of Beef Have Been Recalled Due To Salmonella Risk CHICAGO/SAO PAULO (Reuters) – A U.S. unit of Brazil’s JBS SA is recalling 6.5 million pounds of beef

How We Chose the 50 Most Genius Companies of 2018

How We Chose the 50 Most Genius Companies of 2018

How We Chose the 50 Most Genius Companies of 2018 At the heart of every great business is a creative solution to a problem—and those solutions sometimes change the world.

Amazon's Minimum Wage Hike Comes With Cuts To Other Compensation

Amazon's Minimum Wage Hike Comes With Cuts To Other Compensation

Amazon's Minimum Wage Hike Comes With Cuts To Other Compensation Managers at an Amazon fulfillment center probably thought they would be leading a celebration when they explained the company’s new

Toys 'R' Us May Be Making A Comeback After All

Toys 'R' Us May Be Making A Comeback After All

Toys 'R' Us May Be Making A Comeback After All (Reuters) – The top lenders of Toys ‘R’ Us have decided to cancel the bankruptcy auction of its brand name and other intellectual property assets

Elon Musk Steps Down as Tesla Chairman in $40 Million SEC Settlement

Elon Musk Steps Down as Tesla Chairman in $40 Million SEC Settlement

Elon Musk Steps Down as Tesla Chairman in $40 Million SEC Settlement Elon Musk will give up the role of Tesla Inc. chairman and pay a $20 million penalty to

Elon Musk To Resign As Tesla Chairman In SEC Settlement

Elon Musk To Resign As Tesla Chairman In SEC Settlement

Elon Musk To Resign As Tesla Chairman In SEC Settlement Tech giant Elon Musk is resigning as Tesla’s chairman but will remain as CEO after he settled charges with the

Facebook Says a Security Breach Affected Nearly 50 Million Accounts

Facebook Says a Security Breach Affected Nearly 50 Million Accounts

Facebook Says a Security Breach Affected Nearly 50 Million Accounts (NEW YORK) — Facebook says it recently discovered a security breach affecting nearly 50 million user accounts. In a blog

Elon Musk Is Being Sued By The Securities And Exchange Commission

Elon Musk Is Being Sued By The Securities And Exchange Commission

Elon Musk Is Being Sued By The Securities And Exchange Commission NEW YORK, Sept 27 (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday sued Tesla Inc Chief Executive

Elon Musk Is Getting Sued by the SEC Over His ‘Funding Secured’ Tweet

Elon Musk Is Getting Sued by the SEC Over His ‘Funding Secured’ Tweet

Elon Musk Is Getting Sued by the SEC Over His ‘Funding Secured’ Tweet (Bloomberg) — Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk was accused by the Securities and Exchange Commission

Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates For The 3rd Time This Year

Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates For The 3rd Time This Year

Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates For The 3rd Time This Year WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve signaled its confidence Wednesday in the U.S. economy by raising a key interest