Oprah Loses 26 Pounds, Gains $12.5 Million on Weight Watchers Stock

Oprah Winfrey loves bread and investors love Oprah.  After the mogul tweeted a video of herself Tuesday afternoon proclaiming she had lost 26 pounds while...
Sears Holdings is pulling the plug on 77 more stores just as the holiday shopping season is getting underway.

77 Sears and Kmart Stores to Close Before Holiday Season; 5,300 Jobs Lost

Sears is closing 77 Sears and Kmart stores and cutting 5,300 jobs. And that's not even the worst news. The fact that most of these...
A sign marks the entrance to a job fair in New York October 24, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Jobless Claims Fall More Than Anticipated

The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to a steadily firming labor market. Initial claims...

DNA Test Shows Subway’s Oven-Roasted Chicken Is Only 50 Percent Chicken

If you think that chicken sandwich you ordered at Subway did not fully taste like fowl, you may have been right. According to a Canadian study, a...

Staples, Office Depot Merger Approved in Europe, With Concessions

The European Commission said on Wednesday that it had signed off on a $6.3 billion merger of Staples and Office Depot after the companies...

AFTAH Says Wal-Mart Is Using Corporate Dollars to Support the Homosexual Agenda

Walmart is increasing capitulating to the homosexual-bisexual-transgender agenda. So says the Americans For Truth About Homosexuality (AFTAH). The group is calling on Americans to urge...

Nasdaq Closes at Two-Month High as Tech Stocks Rally on Earnings

Stocks closed sharply higher Friday after the Chinese central bank cut interest rates and after three tech giants posted better-than-expected earnings. The rate cut "is...

US Retail Sales Drop for a 2nd Month

Americans curtailed their shopping in June, with less spending at restaurants, department stores and gasoline stations. The spending pullback came despite a healthy job...

After 111 Years, Rolls Royce to Build Its First SUV

After months of speculation, British luxury carmaker Rolls Royce confirmed on Wednesday that it is developing a sports utility vehicle – the first in...

Companies Like Amazon & Foxconn Reflect Trend of Fast Delivery

In today's economy, speed is everything. Amazon's plans to add 50,000 jobs at a dozen warehouses across the United States and Foxconn's decision to build...

LISTEN: Developing a Game Plan to Overcome Procrastination, Part 7 (Get Things Done! #14...

The simple purpose of this podcast is to help you get things done every day...

Report: Unemployment Crisis for Minority Youth

As the White House prepares to launch a major economic opportunity effort, record high unemployment among black and Latino youth underscores how essential it...

Terminix to Pay $10 Million for Poisoning Virgin Islands Family

Terminix has agreed to pay $10 million for illegally using a pesticide containing a toxic chemical in the U.S. Virgin Islands, federal officials said.  The...

Target to Cut Thousands Of Jobs

Target CEO Brian Cornell laid out his road map for the company at an investor meeting on Tuesday, including plans to cut costs, bolster food...
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange March 24, 2014. (CREDIT: REUTERS/BRENDAN MCDERMID)

Wall Street Cuts Gains as Biotech Stocks Take a Tumble

Stocks sharply trimmed gains by midday on Tuesday as many of the market's momentum stocks turned negative. Offsetting a strong reading on consumer confidence that...

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Drop Ads Featuring Scantily Clad Models

Pro-family groups are celebrating the news that a fast-food restaurant chain has decided to scrap its racy television commercials.   Carl's Jr., owned by CKE...

Jocelyn Allen Will Lead General Motor’s New Marketing/Communications Diversity Center

In an ongoing effort to improve diversity and multi-cultural marketing efforts, General Motors has announced its establishment of a Marketing/Communications Diversity Center of Excellence...
Curtis Lee, CEO and founder of Luxe Valet, got the idea for his valet service company after being frustrated with long evening hunts for parking after endless days at the office. (Photo: Luxe Valet)

With Startup Funding Wells Going Dry, New Businesses Go Corporate

When Luxe Valet and Hertz executives sat down to discuss a potential partnership earlier this year, they had little inkling it would lead to...

Sears and Kmart Join Walmart in Ceasing Sales of Confederate Flag

Retailers and state governments across the United States are moving to ban the Confederate flag, a southern battle flag used during the American Civil...

LISTEN: Establish An Action Environment, Part 2 (Get Things Done! #53 with Daniel Whyte...

https://soundcloud.com/danielwhyteiii/establish-an-action-environment-part-2-get-things-done-53 Proverbs 12:11 says: "He that tilleth his land shall be satisfied with bread: but he that followeth vain persons is void of understanding." Our quote...