Starbucks Starts Closing Stores for Anti-Racial Bias Training

Turning away customers looking for an afternoon jolt of caffeine, Starbucks shops across the U.S. began closing up early on Tuesday to hold training...
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Visa, Vancouver Transit Drop Morgan Freeman After 8 Women Accuse him of Sexual Harassment

Visa pulled the plug on Morgan Freeman Thursday, yanking his voice over pitches in light of sexual harassment allegations made against the actor. Freeman is...

Amazon Studios Names Former NBC Exec Vernon Sanders as Co-Head of Television

As it seeks to create mainstream blockbuster series to distinguish itself in an increasingly competitive TV market, Amazon Studios has tapped another NBC veteran...

J.C. Penney CEO Marvin R. Ellison Resigns to Become Head of Lowe’s

Home improvement retailer Lowe's on Tuesday named the CEO of department-store chain J.C. Penney as its new boss. Marvin R. Ellison has resigned as CEO...

Starbucks Accused of Racism Again: Latino Receives Cup With ‘Beaner’ Label

 Nearly two weeks ahead of their day of nationwide racial bias training, coffee chain Starbucks is facing new accusations of racism after a Latino customer...

Suzanne Scott Named CEO of Fox News

Veteran programming executive Suzanne Scott was named chief executive of the Fox News unit of 21st Century Fox, part of the continuing reorganization of the company...
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Amazon Adopts Policy to Consider Women and Minorities for All Openings On Board of...

One of America's biggest corporation is adopting the "Rooney Rule," promising to consider women and minorities for all open positions on its board of...

Sony Buying Stake in Peanuts, Company Behind Charlie Brown

Japanese electronics maker Sony Corp.’s music unit is buying a stake in Peanuts Holdings, the company behind Snoopy and Charlie Brown. Sony Music Entertainment said...

Trump Says US Will Help Penalized Chinese Telecommunications Company ZTE Corp.

In a surprising overture to China, President Donald Trump said Sunday he would help a Chinese telecommunications company get “back into business,” saying too...

GameStop CEO Michael Mauler Abruptly Steps Down After 3 Months on the Job

GameStop CEO Michael Mauler suddenly stepped down after just three months as head of the struggling retailer. According to the company, Mauler resigned due...

Goldman Sachs & Apple Team Up on New Credit Card

One company has a devoted customer base teeming with wealthy, well-traveled young adults. The other is a financial powerhouse with few offerings for everyday...

Internal Company Records Show Cohen’s $600,000 Deal With AT&T Specified He Would Advise on...

Three days after President Donald Trump was sworn into office, the telecom giant AT&T turned to his personal attorney Michael Cohen for help on...

AT&T Confirms Payment to Trump’s Personal Lawyer Michael Cohen for ‘Insight,’ Say Mueller Team...

AT&T said in a statement on Wednesday that it was contacted by special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators regarding Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime...

Harvard Business Review Publishes Results of Interviews With 59 Black Female Executives

Black women make up 12.7% of the U.S. population but hold only 1% of positions in corporate leadership. The Fortune 500 does not have...

Amazon Shut Out of FAA Testing Autonomous Drone Deployment

Amazon's bid to test autonomous drones for delivery lost out to other companies when the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) announced on Wednesday that it has...

Boeing License to Sell Jets to Iran to Be Voided

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says licenses Boeing has to sell billions of dollars in commercial jetliners to Iran will be revoked under the action...

Apple May Become the First Trillion-Dollar Company in the World

Apple is on track to become the first trillion dollar company in the world, with a $920 billion market cap and a cash pile...

Regulators Agree to Remove Steve Wynn From Casino License

State casino regulators agreed on Monday to remove Steve Wynn’s name from the license his former company was issued to operate a $2.4 billion...

Business Deals at Risk if Trump Pulls Out of Iran Nuclear Deal

From airplanes to oilfields, billions of dollars are on the line for international corporations as President Donald Trump weighs whether to pull America out...

Warren Buffett Deflects Questions About a Successor

Billionaire Warren Buffett deflected questions about his eventual successor at Berkshire Hathaway on Saturday, and encouraged the thousands of people at his annual meeting...