Starbucks To Stop Offering Straws At All Locations By 2020A week after its hometown banned plastic drinking straws and utensils, the Seattle company said Monday that within two years, it will be using straws made from biodegradable materials like paper and specially designed lids.
Supreme Court Rules In Internet Sales Tax Case: States Can Charge Online ShoppersThe 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, which said they were losing out on billions of dollars annually under two decades-old Supreme Court decisions that affected online sales tax collections.
Bumble Bee CEO Indicted On Price Fixing ChargeA federal grand jury indicted Christopher Lischewski, the CEO of Bumble Bee Foods, in connection with a packaged seafood price-fixing scam.
Stormy's Attorney Says 'Nonsense' That Trump Isn't Concerned About Cohen Cash StoryAnd Cohen wasn't the only one who tried to capitalize on Trump's victory.
Unemployment Drops To 3.9 Percent, Lowest In 17 YearsThe unemployment rate hit 3.9% in April, breaking below 4 percent for the first time since December 2000.
By 2020, Ford Will Stop Making Everything Except Mustangs, Focus CrossoversThe decision, which Hackett said was due to declining demand and profitability, means Ford will no longer sell the Fusion midsize car, Taurus large car, CMax hybrid compact and Fiesta subcompact in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Most Americans Don't Know Instagram Is Owned By Facebook ― And That's No Accident
Federal Reserve Raises Key Interest Rate By A Quarter-PointThe Fed is boosting its key short-term rate by a modest quarter-point to a still-low range of 1.5 percent to 1.75 percent and will keep shrinking its bond portfolio. Both steps show confidence that the U.S. economy remains sturdy nearly nine years after the Great Recession ended.
Teen Jewelry Store Claire's Files For BankruptcyClaire's joins a long line of retailers that have filed for bankruptcy in recent years, including Toys "R" Us, Payless Shoes, Gymboree, Rue21, The Limited and RadioShack.
Albertsons Buys Rite Aid In Health Care PushAlbertsons Companies executives said Tuesday that their purchase of Rite Aid's more than 2,500 remaining stores will help the combined company become a "leader in food, health and wellness."
The Doctor's In, But Jury Is Out On New LA Times OwnerSoon Shiong, 65, who said his ultimate goal is to cure cancer during his lifetime, has been the subject of several unflattering reports, including in the Times, which raised concerns about conflicts of interest.
Tesla Q4 2017 Report Looks Sunny, Bodes Well For 20182017 was a big year for Tesla and 2018 is already looking up after a positive Q4 earnings report.