KANSAS CITY -- Kimberly Lawson felt trapped when a shift manager at the McDonald's location where she worked started hitting on her, making lewd comments and telling her to leave her boyfriend, she told a crowd gathered to...Read more
SeaWorld and its former CEO, Jim Atchison, will pay more than $5 million to settle federal fraud charges that they misled investors about the impact the 2013 anti-captivity documentary "Blackfish" had on the theme park ...Read more
The U.S.-China trade war deepened as Beijing announced retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods and the Trump administration threatened duties on virtually all Chinese imports.
On Monday, President Donald Trump ...Read more
California's insurance regulator has accused pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegal practices to boost sales of Humira, one of the best-selling prescription drugs in the world.
Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones on Tuesday...Read more
800-CEO-READ, a leading direct supplier of book-based resources compiles a monthly list of best-selling business books based on purchases by its corporate customers nationwide. Here are the best sellers for August 2018, ...Read more
Deep in a lush remote valley in the Dominican Republic, the discovery of a single very special tree spawned a new species of avocado.
Called the Carla, it has since emerged as a rock star of the avocado world, combining ...Read more
New tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump on auto parts from China will hit carmaker profits, cut sales and threaten to "start a downward cycle" in the critical industry, analysts said unanimously Tuesday.
In addition...Read more
MIAMI -- The contractors that designed and built the Florida International University bridge that collapsed in March have been cited by federal authorities for several "serious" safety violations and face tens of thousands...Read more
Uber said a technical issue that kept it from paying its drivers instantly has been fixed, although some drivers are saying its after-effects linger.
Last week and through the weekend, Uber drivers complained of being ...Read more
Lucid Motors, the Bay Area electric car start-up, has been struggling to raise money for more than a year. Now it appears to have found some: more than a billion dollars from Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund.
If the ...Read more
Q: My last three performance reviews have been very disappointing. The manager who hired me always gave me outstanding ratings, but ever since he left, I have been rated as "meets expectations."
During this year's ...Read more
"I'm an Army wife looking to start up a home-based graphics and web design business. I know I need to set things up legally -- and desperately want to, but my problem is our upcoming out of state move. My husband's been ...Read more
Lorraine Dillon couldn't fit her enormous GMC Yukon SUV into her itty-bitty garage in Grosse Pointe, Mich. So builder Al Shaheen made the entrance bigger.
"The garage had to be usable," said Dillon, 72, whose husband ...Read more
More grocery shoppers than ever before are using mobile devices to supplement -- or in some cases take over -- their shopping, with one Deloitte study finding more than half of all grocery sales today are digitally ...Read more
Q: I'm a project manager whose executive sponsors continually push back on my project time estimates. They want unrealistically short timelines, and, what's worse, they promise them to other stakeholders. What do I do?
California regulators want to seize Cash America Advance's license, alleging the storefront lender duped customers into taking out installment loans with triple-digit interest rates.
The California Department of Business ...Read more
Ajit Pai, the Trump-appointed chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, is mightily ticked off at California's effort to impose network neutrality rules on the internet after he worked so hard to kill them.
We ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Some of Elon Musk's choicest words are coming back to haunt him.
On Monday, Vern Unsworth, the British cave diver whom Musk called "pedo guy" and a "child rapist" sued the Tesla chief executive for ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Amid reports that the U.S. is preparing tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese imports, President Donald Trump said Monday his administration planned to make a formal announcement after financial ...Read more
Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk acknowledged Sunday that his company has been slow in getting new electric Model 3 cars to waiting customers, calling the problem "delivery logistics hell."
In response to a tweet from...Read more
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