Former Executive of Tinder Dating App Sues Company for Sexual Harassment

Former Tinder marketing Vice President Whitney Wolfe is suing the popular dating-app company for sexual harassment and discrimination, making it the latest technology business...

California Removes Ban on Bitcoin, Dogecoin, and Other Alternative Currencies

A new California law removes a ban on using currencies other than the U.S. dollar, which is intended to accommodate the growing use of...

Possibility of Labor Disruptions at West Coast Ports Has Retailers Worried

Canada’s biggest port was slowed to a crawl when truck drivers went on strike for 28 days in March and union spokesman Gavin McGarrigle...

Aereo Shuts Down Streaming Video Service After Supreme Court Loss

Aereo Inc., the Barry Diller-backed digital startup, said it will temporarily shut down its streaming-video service after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this week...

General Motors Recalls Some of its Most Popular 2014 and 2015 Vehicles Due to...

A software issue is forcing General Motors to make another massive recall of some of it’s most popular vehicle models. The latest recall is...

Nike Sees Huge Gains After Exceeding Profit Forecasts

Shares of Nike (NKE) climbed 3% in after-hours trading when the clothing and apparel maker reported better than expected quarterly profit and earnings. Nike reported 3% higher...

Barnes & Noble Approves Decision to Split Into Two Companies

Barnes & Noble is about to start a new chapter. The bookstore chain announced Wednesday that its board has approved a plan to split into two separate...

Report: U.S. Faces Multibillion-dollar Bill Attributed to Climate Change

Annual property losses from hurricanes and other coastal storms of $35 billion; a decline in crop yields of 14 percent, costing corn and wheat...

Honda, Nissan, Mazda Recall 3 Million Defective Airbags

Nissan, Mazda and Honda are recalling millions of vehicles globally for defective airbags made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp. that could possibly explode during a...

BlackBerry CEO’s Effort to Revive Company Starts to Pay Off

Shortly after his appointment as BlackBerry Ltd.’s new CEO in November of last year, John Chen began making the rounds. At the time, the...

American Apparel Gets Rid of CEO Dov Charney Over Allegations of Using Employee as...

An internal investigation at American Apparel Inc has found that its CEO Dov Charney violated company policies, ranging from misusing company funds to failing...

Presbyterian Church (USA) Votes to Pull $21 Million Investment from Companies that Buy Products...

The nearly 1.9 million member Presbyterian Church USA voted Friday after a contentious debate to divest from three companies that provide supplies to Israeli forces and...

Bank of America asks Eric Holder to Meet With its CEO, Sources Say

Brian Moynihan may be taking a play out of Jamie Dimon's book. Representatives of Bank of America have asked U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to...

Amazon.com Under Investigation for Death of Worker at New Jersey Warehouse

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) of the U.S. Department of Labor named five companies for serious workplace violations, following the investigation conducted...

Starbucks to Provide Free Online College Education to Thousands of Employees

Starbucks will provide a free online college education to thousands of its workers, without requiring that they remain with the company, through an unusual...

Priceline to Buy Restaurant Reservation Service, OpenTable, for $2.6 Billion

Priceline is buying online restaurant reservation company OpenTable for $2.6 billion. The deal should help Priceline, the online travel company, branch out into a...

Alibaba Debuts Small Business Commerce Site, 11Main.com, in the United States

China's largest e-commerce company is making its first appearance in the U.S. with the debut of 11Main.com, an invite-only online marketplace that showcases small business...

P.F. Chang’s Investigates Possible Theft of Credit Card Details

P.F. Chang's China Bistro said Tuesday that it is investigating a potential security breach that may have led to the theft of information from...

Apple, Starbucks, Fiat Tax Deals Under Investigation by EU

The European Union is launching a formal investigation into the tax affairs of Apple, Starbucks and Fiat over allegations the firms' tax relationships with...

Tyson Buys Hillshire for $8 Billion

U.S. meat giant Tyson Foods announced today that it has offered to acquire all outstanding shares of Hillshire Brands Company for a price of...