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Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 01:53 PM EDT

Map Shows the Forever 21 Stores That May Close by Year's End

Map Shows the Forever 21 Stores That May Close by Year's End

Forever 21 on Tuesday released a list of the nearly 180 locations it could potentially close as part of its bankruptcy proceedings. When the apparel retailer filed for bankruptcy on Sunday evening, it said...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 01:26 PM EDT

Harpoon to Host Career Fair to Promote Diversity in Beer Industry

Harpoon to Host Career Fair to Promote Diversity in Beer Industry

It seems like there's more diverse options when it comes to beer than ever as craft breweries continue putting out more interesting varieties, but the industry is working to increase diversity behind the scenes...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 09:41 AM EDT

Amazon Opens '4-Star' Brick-and-Mortar Store in Natick Mall

Amazon Opens '4-Star' Brick-and-Mortar Store in Natick Mall

Amazon customers can now head to the Natick Mall in Massachusetts to shop for highly-rated products in person. Amazon 4-Star is a brick-and-mortar store offering products with four-star or higher ratings on the...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 01:14 AM EDT

Johnson & Johnson Settles With 2 Ohio Counties Over Opioids

Johnson & Johnson Settles With 2 Ohio Counties Over Opioids

Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced it had reached an agreement worth more than $20 million with two Ohio counties, becoming the latest company to settle a lawsuit to get out of the first federal trial...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 03:32 PM EDT

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS has won government approval to operate a nationwide fleet of drones, which will let the company expand deliveries on hospital campuses and move it one step closer to making deliveries to consumers. Many...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 01:13 PM EDT

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with...

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 10:08 PM EDT

Engineer Admits Hacking Yahoo Accounts Searching for Images

Engineer Admits Hacking Yahoo Accounts Searching for Images

A former Yahoo software engineer has pleaded guilty to hacking into the accounts of some 6,000 Yahoo users in search of sexual photos and videos. The US Attorney's Office says Reyes Daniel Ruiz admitted in...

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 06:07 PM EDT

WeWork Shelves Plan for IPO, Tries to Rebuild Battered Image

WeWork Shelves Plan for IPO, Tries to Rebuild Battered Image

WeWork's new leaders shelved plans to enter the stock market Monday as they sought to repair the battered image of a company that appeared to revolutionize the office-rental industry and was poised just weeks...

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 11:57 AM EDT

Forever 21 Fashion Chain Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Forever 21 Fashion Chain Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Low-price fashion chain Forever 21, a one-time hot destination for teen shoppers that fell victim to its own rapid expansion and changing consumer tastes, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The...

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 at 05:58 PM EDT

Could Washington's Impeachment Drama Spark China Trade Deal?

Could Washington's Impeachment Drama Spark China Trade Deal?

The Democratic impeachment inquiry may do at least one thing for President Donald Trump: It could give him more incentive to resolve his trade war with China. As the political heat rises in Washington, a...

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