Stories about Business

Jan 20 2018

Your Amazon Prime could soon cost you more

Meanwhile, the price of the discounted Prime Student monthly plans has increased by a dollar, from $5.49 to $6.49. The Prime Student plan launched this past October...

Jan 19 2018

Kawhi Leonard Will Miss More Time With Quad Rehab

Aldridge has certainly been that, delivering the kind of numbers - 22.4 points and 8.5 rebounds while shooting almost 50 percent from the field and better than 80 percent...

Jan 18 2018

Kanpur Police arrests 16 with Rs 96 cr in demonetised notes

The Centre had banned currency notes in the denomination of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 in November, 2016 to flush out black money, eliminate fake notes and stop terror-funding. ...

Jan 17 2018

McDonald's commits to eco-friendly packaging goal

A spokesperson for McDonald's United Kingdom said the company was committed to reducing its environmental impact and continues to "challenge ourselves and our supplier pa...

Jan 17 2018

Dow Jones Industrial Crosses 26000 Point Mark, Stocks Continue On Record Pace

It dates back to 1896 and one of several indices created by Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company co-founder Charles Dow. Citigroup reported adjusted e...

Jan 14 2018

'Bomb Storm' blasting Eastern Shore, threatens DC with rush hour snow Thursday

The threat won't just come from rising waters. Some people were forced to flee their homes. At least 14 deaths have been reported in the past few days due to the adve...

Jan 14 2018

Kenya Airways starts process of direct flights to NY

The announcement came as a relief and confirmed the carrier had received the nod to land in the U.S. after a gruelling approval process. "This ultra-long haul flight re...

Jan 14 2018

Delta, Zara and Medtronic Join Marriott in Beijing's Doghouse After Location Gaffes

In a move which is clearly meant to target bookings of the USA hotel giant, authorities in Shanghai on Thursday ordered Marriott to close its website and "conduct a thoro...

Jan 14 2018

Gold jumps on report China may slow US Treasury buys

The report suggests that China feels US debt is becoming less attractive when compared to other types of investments. The Bank of Japan's decision to trim its reg...

Jan 13 2018

Gas Prices in Lincoln are Up

The price at the pump in MI dropped six cents last week, but at $2.63 is just out of the Top 10 when it comes to the most expensive gas in the country. "That decision c...

Jan 13 2018

Uber used remote tool to shut off devices during police raids

Bloomberg reports Uber has used the system at least two dozen times to lock down equipment in foreign offices to shield files from police raids. Ripley was developed b...

Jan 12 2018

Circuit City to Launch Comeback on February 15

Years after going bankrupt, Circuit City is set to make a comeback. The site will use features while search-by-photo for product listings and real-time tech support to ...

Jan 12 2018

Woman returns dead Christmas tree to Costco in January

While the rest of us were debating whether or not to abandon our old trees on the pavement , this woman just took hers back to the shop for a refund. She was snapped at ...

Jan 12 2018

Citing New Tax Law, Walmart To Raise Starting Wages, Expand Parental Leave

The move follows last month's United States tax code overhaul that cut the corporate rate from 35% to a flat 21%. Economists have argued that one-time bonuses, while si...

Jan 11 2018

Trump celebrates Toyota-Mazda decision to pick Alabama

The new plant will employ some 4,000 people, with Toyota planning to produce Corolla compact cars and Mazda small- to medium-sized sport utility vehicles. Building passen...

Jan 11 2018

A deadly flu season has Lexington hospitals being cautious with visitors, patients

Nationally, as of mid-December, at least 106 people had died from the infectious disease, according to the CDC. The bug is especially bad in California , where 27 deat...

Jan 11 2018

Packers name Browns' Mike Pettine to replace Dom Capers

Prior to that, Pettine spent a pair of seasons as the Cleveland Browns head coach, compiling a 10-22 record. So Pettine replaces Dom Capers , who served in the positio...

Jan 10 2018

Oil prices rise on USA production declines, OPEC output cuts

The American Petroleum Institute reports its weekly inventories numbers this afternoon, followed by the government's official report tomorrow morning. Traders said the ...

Jan 09 2018

MLK holiday celebration includes parade and call to service

The principal chief noted in Monday's statement that King wrote about colonization and the injustices committed against indigenous peoples and asked Cherokee Nation citiz...

Jan 09 2018

'Sheer chaos' as planes collide at Pearson airport

Passengers aboard a WestJet flight inbound from Cancun, Mexico, were evacuated from the aircraft via emergency slides and nobody on board was injured. It was being towed ...