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Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 03:30 AM PST

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 04:07 AM PST

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 11:48 AM PST

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 04:34 AM PST

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 05:30 PM PST

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 06:14 AM PST

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 07:20 AM PST

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 01:56 PM PST

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...

Monday, Dec 5, 2016 at 08:50 AM PST

Amazon Go Store Tests Checkout-Free Shopping

Amazon Go Store Tests Checkout-Free Shopping

Amazon is testing a grocery store model in Seattle that works without checkout lines. Called Amazon Go, shoppers scan their Amazon app when they enter the store, and then sensors register items that shoppers...

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 03:34 AM PST

Walmart Announces Settlement in Same-Sex Benefits Case

Walmart Announces Settlement in Same-Sex Benefits Case

Lawyers for a former Walmart employee who sued the retail chain for denying her same-sex spouse health benefits have asked a federal court judge to approve a $7.5 million class-action settlement. Jacqueline...

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