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Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017 at 12:27 PM EST

Ford Cancels Mexico Plant, Will Reinvest in Michigan

Ford Cancels Mexico Plant, Will Reinvest in Michigan

Ford announced the cancellation of a new $1.6 billion plant in Mexico and will instead reinvest in Michigan.

Saturday, Dec 24, 2016 at 04:15 AM EST

Whole Foods Managers Fired for Whistleblowing: Lawsuit

Whole Foods Managers Fired for Whistleblowing: Lawsuit

Nine managers who were fired by Whole Foods supermarkets for allegedly manipulating a bonus program filed a class-action lawsuit against the grocery chain. According to the lawsuit filed this week in D.C....

Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 06:30 AM EST

CEOs of Tesla, Uber and Pepsi Join Trump's Business Council

CEOs of Tesla, Uber and Pepsi Join Trump's Business Council

The real-life Iron Man has agreed to help Donald Trump. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX joined the president-elect’s business council on Wednesday, NBC News reported. Two other CEOs, Travis Kalanick of Uber...

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 07:07 AM EST

Walmart Pulls 'Offensive' Mugs From Website

Walmart Pulls 'Offensive' Mugs From Website

Walmart has removed a mug from its website after numerous shoppers reported it as “appalling” and “offensive.” The black and white coffee mug was posted to the retail giant’s site with the message “Got Retard?”...

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 02:48 PM EST

Hawaii's Last Sugar Mill Closes

Hawaii's Last Sugar Mill Closes

Workers delivered the final truckload of cane to Hawaii's last remaining sugar mill Monday, bringing an era that helped define the state to a close. KHNL's Lisa Kubota reports.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 07:34 AM EST

NJ Clinical Lab Hack Exposes Personal Health Info of 34,000

NJ Clinical Lab Hack Exposes Personal Health Info of 34,000

Quest Diagnostics announced Monday that it is investigating an unauthorized third-party intrusion into an internet application on its network. In a statement released Monday, the company said the data accessed...

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 08:30 PM EST

Ford CEO: Trump Threats Won't Change Move to Mexico

Ford CEO: Trump Threats Won't Change Move to Mexico

Ford Motor Co. is going ahead with plans to move small-car production from the U.S. to Mexico despite President-elect Donald Trump's recent threats to impose tariffs on companies that move work abroad. CEO Mark...

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 09:14 AM EST

Delta Latest Airline to Upgrade Its Snacks

Delta Latest Airline to Upgrade Its Snacks

If it's true that an army travels on its stomach, will better snacks keep passengers loyal to one airline? Delta Air Lines is rolling out new free snacks for customers in the main cabin, including brand-name...

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 10:20 AM EST

Coke Wants in on 'Foodie' Culture

Coke Wants in on 'Foodie' Culture

What beverage goes best with lobster rolls, a bagel sandwich stuffed with whitefish, or a bowl of ramen? Coke wants you to think of soda. Coca-Cola is trying to sell more of its flagship beverage by suggesting...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 04:56 PM EST

US Stock Indexes Close at Record Highs

US Stock Indexes Close at Record Highs <br />

Major U.S. stock indexes are closing at record highs for the second day in a row, as a post-election rally continued following a key monetary policy announcement from the European Central Bank, CNBC reported. T...

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