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Starbucks needs to work harder to condemn racism, say brand experts
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:22:00 GMT
The CEO's trip to Philadelphia and his expressing personal accountability were both important actions, say brand experts.
As algorithms take over, YouTube's recommendations highlight a human problem
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:14:00 GMT
A supercomputer playing chess against your mind to get you to keep watching.
Prepare to pay more at the pump as gas prices rise earlier than usual
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:46:00 GMT
Gas prices nationwide have gone up three cents in just three days.
Trolls spread hateful fake Starbucks coupon for 'people of color only'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:44:00 GMT
A meme machine of hate is behind several viral hoaxes.
Inside the government agency designing tech to fight fake news
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 22:46:00 GMT
The team that brought you driverless cars and Siri is now fighting a new kind of war on information.
Trust in Facebook has plunged by 66 percent since privacy scandal
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 19:08:00 GMT
Sixty-five percent of survey respondents say they want Facebook to disclose how it uses the personal information it collects.
Taxpayers are getting an extra day to file because of an IRS technical glitch
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 00:03:07 GMT
But don't fret: Last minute filers still have alternative options.
The pros and cons of travel reward credit cards
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 20:59:00 GMT
Rewards-based credit cards can add up to major perks for travelers, but they're not for everyone.
Thousands of Android apps may be tracking your kids' private info
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:13:00 GMT
That digital nanny may be a 'gossip.'
Starbucks will close 8,000 U.S. stores for racial-bias training
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:10:00 GMT
The announcement comes after the arrests of two black men in a Philadelphia store.
Tesla banned from crash probe after leaking details
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:46:56 GMT
The investigation could have a big impact on the development of autonomous vehicles — if nothing else through the court of public opinion.
Sean Hannity criticized by Fox News contributors over Cohen relationship
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:45:00 GMT
Shepard Smith, a Fox News anchor, called the situation the "elephant in the room"
What you should do if you can't pay your tax bill
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:55:00 GMT
Not getting a refund? If you owe taxes and can't pay, filing on Tax Day is the best way to save.
Pulitzer Prizes award reporters who detailed sexual assault in Hollywood
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 21:04:00 GMT
Kendrick Lamar also won the Pulitzer Prize for music — a first for a non-classical or jazz artist.
In Dallas, bikes meant to improve mobility become a nuisance
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 20:58:00 GMT
Dockless bike startups have flocked to Dallas, but the hope of transportation utopia has given way to a people problem.
Is it ever okay to cry at work?
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:02:18 GMT
Research shows it's acceptable to express frustration, anger and sadness at work but crying? Not so much.
Paying billions more online: Supreme Court takes up internet sales tax case
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:38:00 GMT
The justices will decide whether to overturn 50 years' worth of rulings barring states from imposing sales taxes on whatever their residents buy from out-of-state retailers.
Be supportive: Women helping women in business
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:33:00 GMT
MSNBC Your Business' JJ Ramberg shares some tips that women can follow to help each other easily, every day.
Amid controversy, Martin Sorrell, head of the world's biggest ad agency, resigns
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:10:00 GMT
WPP's board had investigated allegations of financial and personal misconduct
A prescription for poverty? A career in nursing
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 14:41:27 GMT
Most of the growing health-care occupations are low-wage, but nursing offers a robot-proof path to the middle class.
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Poorest families 'going without food or power'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:00:07 GMT
Citizens Advice says hundreds of thousands of UK families cannot afford to put money in their meters
Premier League club revenues soar to £4.5bn
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:00:55 GMT
England's top 20 teams posted record revenues and also bounced back into profit in the 2016-17 season.
Brexit divorce cost uncertain, say auditors
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:56:31 GMT
The National Audit Office says the Treasury's estimate is "reasonable" but could easily go up or down.
House of Fraser calls in KPMG to draw up turnaround plan
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:07:41 GMT
The department store chain has asked KPMG to look at options which may involve store closures and job losses.
Shire faces bid battle from Allergan and Takeda
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:50:44 GMT
Allergan may bid for the London-listed rare diseases drug maker after Takeda confirms interest.
Debenhams sales hit by 'Beast from the East'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:39:12 GMT
Profits crash at the department store chain as freezing weather takes its toll on sales.
PPI complaints soar as Arnie tells people to 'do it now'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:26:30 GMT
The number of complaints about PPI has jumped, following adverts featuring Schwarzenegger .
Why is Billy Bragg at the Bank of England?
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:29:37 GMT
The last time the singer was at the Bank he was "kettled" - this time he's talking economic reform.
Questions over Conservative donor tax probe
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:47:34 GMT
HMRC denies refusing to assist with a probe into a French telecoms firm because it had been a Tory donor.
John McDonnell says Labour offering the City 'new start'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:27:05 GMT
A Labour government would offer bankers a seat at the table on policy making, John McDonnell says
Apprenticeships down amid 'frustration'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:19:32 GMT
A year after the introduction of the levy scheme the number of new apprenticeships has fallen sharply.
Rogue landlords 'should have properties confiscated'
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:22:22 GMT
MPs are calling for landlords who exploit their tenants to have their properties taken away.
TalkTalk and Vodafone top complaints chart again
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:38:00 GMT
TalkTalk, Vodafone and BT drew the most complaints for their services, the regulator says.
Senior WPP boss says staff 'liberated' after Sorrell exit
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:02:25 GMT
The chief executive of WPP-owned Mediacom says Sorrell had an "owner's mentality" about running the firm.
Why shopping needs to be more fun
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:46:22 GMT
The entrepreneur who brought Tiger to the UK says shops need an "emotional connection" with customers.
Plastic straw and cotton bud ban proposed
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:51:11 GMT
Plan for a ban in England is announced as Commonwealth leaders are urged to tackle plastic waste.
Casino operator Wynn Resorts adds three women to board
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 05:04:50 GMT
Wynn is continuing to grapple with sexual misconduct allegations regarding former head Steve Wynn.
Starbucks race row: Howard Schultz 'ashamed' of cafe arrest
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 17:59:48 GMT
Howard Schultz said Philadelphia Starbucks incident was "reprehensible" and "not who Starbucks is."
Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:03:35 GMT
Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.
The office where the average age of employees is just 25
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:31:36 GMT
Staff say they focus on a "life-life" balance, not a work-life balance.
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L.L. Bean rebuffs boycott over granddaughter’s big Trump donation
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:46:20 -0500
L.L. Bean rebuffs boycott over granddaughter’s big Trump donationA man wipes off the headlights of the L.L. Bean Bootmobile in the parking lot at the facility where the famous outdoor boot is made. L.L. Bean is pushing back against a boycott led by a group urging consumers not to shop at retailers that support President-elect Donald Trump after it was revealed that Linda Bean, heir of the Maine-based company’s founder, had donated to a political action committee that helped elect Trump. “We are deeply troubled by the portrayal of L.L. Bean as a supporter of any political agenda,” Shawn Gorman, L.L. Bean’s executive chairman, said in a statement posted to Facebook late Sunday.
Union leader who says Trump lied about Carrier deal refuses to back down
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:47:17 -0500
Union leader who says Trump lied about Carrier deal refuses to back downTrump tours a Carrier factory in Indianapolis, Dec. 1, 2016. Chuck Jones, the union leader who claims President-elect Donald Trump lied to Carrier employees while touting a deal to keep jobs in the U.S., says he started receiving harassing phone calls a half hour after Trump slammed him on Twitter. “I’ve been doing this job for 30 years,” Jones, president of the United Steelworkers Local 1999, told CNN on Thursday morning.
Working, eating and sleeping at the office
Wed, 11 May 2016 13:39:34 -0400
Working, eating and sleeping at the officeThe sight of workers sleeping on the job is common in China, where a surplus of cheap labor can lead to downtime and employees at startup companies work long hours.
Obama seeks ‘irreversible’ opening to Cuba
Mon, 14 Dec 2015 22:29:56 -0500
Obama seeks ‘irreversible’ opening to CubaThis story is part of a weeklong Yahoo series marking one year since the opening of relations between the United States and Cuba.
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