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New Feature on TripAdvisor Flags Concerns for Sexual Assault

New Feature on TripAdvisor Flags Concerns for Sexual Assault

TripAdvisor has made it easier for its users to see if safety concerns have been stated about hotels they research. The online travel site added another new warning message for companies where sexual assault or other safety incidents... 
Sky Drops as Talks Between Disney and Fox Hurt Possible Deal

Sky Drops as Talks Between Disney and Fox Hurt Possible Deal

A report that talks were held by Rupert Murdoch about selling television and film assets to Walt Disney added one more layer of uncertainty to his bid of $14.5 billion to acquire all of Sky in Britain. Recently Disney discussed acquiring... 
Papa John’s Might End its Sponsorship of the NFL

Papa John’s Might End its Sponsorship of the NFL

Papa John’s, the pizza chain, said it was reevaluation its sponsorship of the NFL after the controversy involving protests by players during the playing of the national anthem engulfed the pizza maker. COO and President of Papa John’s... 
Facebook Profit Surges, Russian Scandal Does Not Make Impact

Facebook Profit Surges, Russian Scandal Does Not Make Impact

Facebook Inc. came under heavy criticism on Capitol Hill Wednesday over a failure to prevent operatives from Russia from using its social media platform for meddling in the election, but its earnings report issued just a few hours... 
Media Rule Rollback by FCC Could Mean Buying Spree for TV Stations

Media Rule Rollback by FCC Could Mean Buying Spree for TV Stations

The Federal Communications Commission that is led by Republicans is moving quickly to undo the roadblocks to more consolidation amongst media companies, which potentially could unleash a number of deals amongst newspaper, television... 
Twitter Showing Signs of Renewed Life as Sales and User Growth Increase

Twitter Showing Signs of Renewed Life as Sales and User Growth Increase

Twitter Inc. posted sales that beat estimates and added more new monthly users indicating the social network could be in a revival mode after struggling for so long trying to attract new users and advertisers. Shares of the social... 
Caterpillar Posts Sales That Beat Expectations

Caterpillar Posts Sales That Beat Expectations

Caterpillar Inc. continues to increase expectations for its sales and earnings and the maker of machinery keeps surpassing them. The company, based in Deerfield, Illinois, projected sales for 2017 of $44 billion, marking the third... 
Hurricanes Created Problems for Quarterly Earnings

Hurricanes Created Problems for Quarterly Earnings

After causing death and destruction over the southern part of the U.S. and on the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico, hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria are dampening corporate quarterly profits in the U.S. While the powerful storms during... 
Nestle Sales Growth Remains Lukewarm, Restructuring Increases

Nestle Sales Growth Remains Lukewarm, Restructuring Increases

Nestle, the food giant based in Switzerland is expecting its growth in organic sales to remain somewhat muted during the final quarter of 2017 and is increasing its speed in its restructuring plan as it looks to improve its profit... 
Airbus Takes Over Jet from Bombardier That Boeing Wanted Killed

Airbus Takes Over Jet from Bombardier That Boeing Wanted Killed

On Monday, Airbus announced that it would take control of the embattled C-Series aircraft program from rival Bombardier, building a strong transatlantic alliance in a bitter feud with Boeing. Bombardier’s C Series has come under... 
EPA And Herbicide Makers Reach Agreement on Dicamba Limits for Use

EPA And Herbicide Makers Reach Agreement on Dicamba Limits for Use

The White House administration reached a new deal with three of the major agribusiness companies for labeling requirements, which remain voluntary, for the controversial herbicide dicamba that has been blamed for hurting crops. On... 
Lufthansa Signing Deal for Air Berlin

Lufthansa Signing Deal for Air Berlin

Lufthansa will sign an agreement Thursday to buy a large part of smaller, insolvent German air carrier rival Air Berlin, said Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr. The CEO said that a milestone in Lufthansa’s history will be seen in Berlin... 
Trump’s Businesses Taking it on the Chin in Scotland

Trump’s Businesses Taking it on the Chin in Scotland

President Donald Trump’s businesses located in Scotland are losing large sums of money. Trump has a pair of golf resorts there, with one at Turnberry and one close to Aberdeen. The combined losses for the two almost doubled in 2016... 
Costco Begins Same-Day Delivery Service for Groceries

Costco Begins Same-Day Delivery Service for Groceries

Costco Wholesale Corp, the huge warehouse chain that is known for its large store format, stations with food samples, and inexpensive pizza and hot dogs, has started a same-day delivery service for groceries using Instacart in hopes... 
Following Female Reporter’s Question Cam Newton Laughs at Her

Following Female Reporter’s Question Cam Newton Laughs at Her

Cam Newton the star quarterback for the Carolina Panthers laughed at a female reporter who had asked about one of Newton’s teammates saying it had been funny to hear a woman ask the question. Jourdan Rodrigue a beat reporter for... 
Methane Emissions from Livestock Much Higher Than Estimated

Methane Emissions from Livestock Much Higher Than Estimated

Previous estimates of methane production from the global livestock industry were underestimating the full production by close to 11%, according to a just released study. The study, which was conducted by a group of scientists from...