While President Donald Trump unravels many of the policies put in place during the Obama administration, the poultry industry has been lobbying hard to speed up poultry inspection lines, NBC News reported.
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 03:12 PM EDT
Under Pressure From Congress, IRS Suspends Equifax Contract
The IRS suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax Friday after members of Congress complained the tax agency had awarded a no-bid contract to a company that recently had a...
Amazon said it is creating more than 120,000 positions at its U.S. network of fulfillment centers, sortation centers and customer service sites for the holiday season and more than 1,500 of them will be in...
Federal safety regulators have shut down a troubled Iowa trucking company that owned the semitrailer involved in a human trafficking case in which 10 immigrants died in Texas.
Pyle Transportation was placed...
Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 at 11:42 AM EDT
Southwest Airlines Kicks Off 72-Hour Sale With Low Fares
Soap company Dove has apologized for a racially insensitive Facebook ad it said "missed the mark in representing women of color thoughtfully," NBC News reported.
The advertisement, apparently for some sort...
Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 11:23 PM EDT
Big Tech Has Big Plans to Help Reconnect Puerto Rico
Facebook and Google once aimed to connect the world. Now they would be happy just to reconnect part of it.
In the wake of Hurricane Maria, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged to send a "connectivity team"...
Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 03:04 PM EDT
Amazon Deciding Whether to Sell Drugs on Website: Sources
Amazon is in the final stages of figuring out its strategy to get into the multibillion dollar prescription drug market.
The company will decide before Thanksgiving whether to move into selling prescription...
Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 09:26 AM EDT
US Loses 33K Jobs in September, First Drop in 7 Years
The U.S. lost 33,000 jobs in September after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit Texas, Florida and other Southeastern states. It was the first decline in nearly seven years.
The unemployment rate fell to 4.2...