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NYSE loses relevance after outage last week

For the New York Stock Exchange, last weeks’ outage was something that took a lot of people by surprise. It wasn't something that...

PC market is dying and Windows 10 won’t save the day

It is becoming clear that the outlook isn’t good for the PC. At one time, the PC was the lifeblood of any business, and...

Flying Backwards: Airline working with reversed seating map

Imagine flying backwards. Particularly, imagine what it would be like taking off backwards for a flight across the country, or even on an international...

Relative value of $100 reveals state wise personal income gap in the US

When it comes to personal income in the U.S. a new study revealed just how much of a gap exists, as experts analyzed the...

McDonalds has swearing toys and revolting employees

McDonalds has issues. Whether we’re talking about the state of constant revolt that their employees seem to be in, or we’re talking about the...

Aetna and Humana $34bn merger, but what is the benefit for Patients?

Aetna and Humana are joining forces. The two insurance companies are amongst the largest in the insurance world already, but joining together makes them...

Parker-Hannifin stocks tumble and uncertainty grows

Parker-Hannifin is a trusted name in the manufacturing world here in the United States. It’s a company that has withstood most of the changes...

Whole Foods saga continues as CEO speaks out

The implications of the Whole Foods pricing saga is far reaching. It was noticed recently that weights, prices, and some other assorted information on...

Chicago’s ‘Netflix Tax’ reveals grim outlook on city finances

Chicago is in rough shape financially. They have been for some time. In fact, this is one of the most popular cities in the...

U.S. Economy adds 223k jobs, uncertain road ahead for Fed

The United States economy added jobs but the numbers were a little disappointing. That is the message coming from the experts after the June...

Obama’s overtime plan is a ‘wage war’ with employers

Retailers want nothing to do with it, small business owners say it's just another example of President Barrack Obama's unwillingness to play ball with...

Consumer sentiment rising as economy improves

Consumer sentiment is on the rise. June saw a four point increase in the overall consumer sentiment rating that the American economy is given...

California drought crisis goes far beyond state borders

The California drought crisis is one that has seen a significant impact across the board in the United States. While many in the U.S....

Obamacare ruling significant for businesses, too

The Obamacare ruling, which rocked the business world this week along with the marriage equality ruling that came on Friday - served as one...

Supreme Court decisions will have significant impact

The recent Supreme Court decisions will have a significant impact on politics here in the U.S. over the course of the next several years,...

Same-sex couples could see $343,000 in increased social security benefits

Same-sex couples received a major win at the end of the week, as the Supreme Court ruled in favor of legalizing marriage equality throughout...

Housing market looks up as Wall Street readies for positive week

The housing market is looking up according to industry experts. This comes after a week of success, and another week that looks as though...

Herrin massacre victims FINALLY memorialized

In the United States, the massacre in 1922, which took place on the 21st and 22nd of June that year, is known as the...

Takata airbags linked to death AGAIN

Takata Corp. is in the news again after the eighth death associated with the faulty airbag inflator was reported. The latest crash occurred in...

GM cutting more jobs in Orion plant as small car sales plummet

The automotive industry has spoken and General Motors has responded. GM announced plans to lay off 100 employees from their Orion plant, where production...

Zimbabwe’s INSANE hyperinflation and conversion to the U.S. dollar

Imagine being a quadrillionaire. While that might seem like a fantasy from a book or movie, it's a truth that many in Zimbabwe were...

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