Examining Trump's Record On TradeSat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400 When the president speaks the world listens. Adam Behsudi of Politico talks with NPR's Scott Simon about how Donald Trump's outspoken commentary is affecting international trade with the U.S.
U.S. Economy Grows At Weakest Rate In Past 3 YearsFri, 28 Apr 2017 16:31:00 -0400 The U.S. economy stalled in the first quarter, growing at a tepid 0.7 percent. But economists say the ragged quarter was an aberration and predict growth will rebound during the spring and summer.
In 'The Circle', What We Give Up When We Share Ourselves Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:12:00 -0400 The film, based on the book by Dave Eggers, presents a dystopian view of where Silicon Valley is taking the world and captures the tech industry's failure to acknowledge the downside of its creations.
Trump: The President Who Is Still A BusinessmanFri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 Trump the president has done little to separate himself from Trump the businessman. This video explains why that's the case and what we know and don't know about the president's financial ties.
Waffle House Founders Die Less Than 2 Months Apart Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:42:00 -0400 Joe Rogers Sr. and Thomas Forkner Sr. co-founded the Waffle House in an Atlanta suburb in 1955. A statement released by the company says Forkner died on Wednesday at age 98. Rogers died March 3 at 97.
Can Fracking Threaten Scotch Whisky?Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:20:00 -0400 The Scottish government is considering opening up fracking for shale gas in the country for the first time, and whisky industry figures and environmental campaigners are worried.
How Not To Gain Weight On An All-Inclusive VacationSat, 29 Apr 2017 19:28:00 -0400 It’s not difficult to understand that when we take an “all-inclusive” vacation, restraint is required to not go overboard, and end up not only packing on the pounds, but experiencing heartburn, excessive sleepiness, and frankly becoming inactive.
Google’s Sundar Pichai is likely the highest-paid CEOSat, 29 Apr 2017 20:31:29 GMT Alphabet Inc. awarded Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai nearly $200 million in total compensation in 2016, more than twice as much as any CEO of a publicly traded company tracked in the last two years.
When Kids Eat At Restaurants, The Food Is Not As Healthy For Children As You ThinkSat, 29 Apr 2017 12:00:05 -0400 Chain restaurants are not known for serving up healthy kids’ meals. Most entrees on a kids’ menu are either fried, breaded or doused in cheese. Fresh fruits and vegetables are rare side dish options, and French fries abound.
Looking at nutritional content alone, some drinks could easily be mistaken for candy. For example, one serving of “Sharks in the Water” – a blue raspberry soft drink sold at Friendly’s – has more than an entire day’s worth of added sugar.
Credit In The US, Charge Cards And 3 Ways To Tell If You Need More Or FewerFri, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:03 -0400 This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool.
Every month, Americans collectively make billions of credit card transactions, and that number is climbing rapidly. Credit cards are more secure than cash, they offer rewards for using them, and they allow you forego payment for a few extra days (or months).
But how many credit cards should you have as a consumer? The average American has two or three different cards in their wallet. Should you, too?
Facebook Earnings Preview And 3 Reasons Why Revenue, Growth And Users Will Stay StrongFri, 28 Apr 2017 06:30:02 -0400 This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool.
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is set to report its financial results for its first quarter on Wednesday, May 3. As the company hits new all-time highs in the days leading up to the release, investors seem to be betting that Facebook's business can keep up its strong growth trajectory.
Boeing Earnings Shatter Projected Profits As Quarterly Revenue FallsWed, 26 Apr 2017 11:51:00 -0400 This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool.
Executives at Boeing (NYSE:BA) have long touted the company's plans to significantly increase its output toward the end of the decade. That process will begin this year, when commercial airplane deliveries are expected to rebound from a slight dip in 2016.
Ivanka Trump Clothing Being Sold Under Different Label After Uproar: ReportWed, 26 Apr 2017 00:54:28 -0400 First daughter Ivanka Trump’s clothing brand may have been removed from the shelves of a number of retail stores after her father was elected president, but according to a new report, the brand’s manufacturer is selling the merchandise with a different label.
Business of Fashion reported that as Ivanka takes on an increasingly important role in President Donald Trump’s administration, her clothing was being sold under the label “Adrienne Vittadini Studio” at discount retailer Stein Mart.
Starbucks' Unicorn PR, Marketing Win: Like It Or Not, New Frappuccino Got People TalkingTue, 25 Apr 2017 10:30:03 -0400 Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX), with the success of its Unicorn Frappuccino, has become one of a handful of companies that have managed to master the art of capturing public attention. Call it car-crash public relations or liken it to a person wearing a bright pink tuxedo at a black-tie affair, but the brightly hued, super-sugary drink was simply too bizarre to ignore.
Salmonella Recalls 2017: Frito-Lay, Hunt’s And More Pull Product Over Past Year Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:47:38 -0400 A salmonella scare involving popular jalapeno-flavored chips from Lay’s and Miss Vickie’s brands prompted a major recall on the behalf of snack maker Frito-Lay Inc., a subsidiary of PepsiCo.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published Frito-Lay’s voluntary recall Friday after certain snack foods posed a potential salmonella threat found in its seasoning.