Business

Holy Moly! You Can Buy Priests On Amazon In Japan

Business | Robert Donachie
Buddhist novice poses for a picture while monks gather to receive alms at Wat Phra Dhammakaya temple, in what organizers said was a meeting of over 100,000 monks, in Pathum Thani, outside Bangkok April 22, 2016. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
I'll take two please

Drug Company Raises The Price Of Acne Cream To Almost $10,000

Business | Robert Donachie
Lots of money (Photo: Shutterstock)

Just how bad do you want to get rid of that zit?

U.S. Economic Confidence Low As Voters' Anticipate November Election

Business | Robert Donachie
Female student is worried and sad after opening a malicious link. [Shutterstock - Antonio Guillem - 360842699]

‘The economy has grown at a very slow rate’

What Trump's New Tax Plan Will Do To Your Wallet

Business | Robert Donachie
Secret Service agents patrol in front of the White House in Washington November 27, 2015. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo
Good news for American business

Study: Buy Fitness Tracker, Lose Less Weight

Business | Eric Lieberman
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Things aren’t always as it seems

Sen. Joe Manchin's Wife Used Education Position To Boost Daughter's EpiPen Sales

Business | Robert Donachie
EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical company for use by severe allergy sufferers are seen in Washington, U.S. August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/File Photo

‘Further adding fuel to public outcry’

Think Tank Claims Attorneys Bilked VW Claimants Out Of Hundreds Of Millions

Business | Chris White
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller speaks at their media reception during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, January 10, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

‘it’s ironic … that lawyers in a consumer-fraud suit are misleading the public’

EU Architect's Policy Institute Warns Of Impending Euro Collapse

Business | Robert Donachie
An activist shows fake banknotes during a demonstration outside the European Commission (EC) headquarters ahead of statements by the EC on the effectiveness of existing measures against tax evasion and money-laundering in light of the recent Panama Paper revelations, in Brussels, Belgium, April 12, 2016. REUTERS/Yves Herman

‘Europe will be hit by a next economic crisis’

Lawsuit Claims Tesla-SolarCity Merger Props Up Failed Investments

Business | Chris White
A man looks around Tesla Motors' Model S P85 at its showroom in Beijing January 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo

‘Bailing out their own investments’

Obamacare Imploding, Clinton Pushes For Complete Gov't Take Over Of Health Care

Business | Robert Donachie
Cathey Park of Cambridge wears cast for her broken wrist with "I Love Obamacare" written upon it prior to U.S. President Barack Obama's arrival to speak about health insurance at Faneuil Hall in Boston

‘Government-sponsored and government-run insurance plan’

Lyft President: In 10 Years No One Will Own A Car In A City

Business | Eric Lieberman
Left: [John Sciulli/Getty Images for Lyft] Right: [Getty Images - ODD ANDERSEN - 105953384]

‘Will account for the majority of Lyft rides within 5 years’

UPS Allegedly Helped Kids Get Cigarettes For Years

Business | Robert Donachie
Cigarettes (Shutterstock/Gang Liu)

Helping kids smoke up

US Companies Moved $2.5 Trillion Overseas To Avoid Taxes

Business | Robert Donachie
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‘Effectively 14 percent of the U.S. GDP’

Facebook Is Getting Its Advertisements Around Ad Blockers

Business | Eric Lieberman
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is seen on stage during a town hall at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park, California September 27, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/File Photo

Facebook ‘has a playbook’

Banks Are Too Afraid To Do Normal Banking Activities

Business | Robert Donachie
Bag of money (Shutterstock)

Banks say no to currency exchanges

US CEOs Remind EU Of Consequences If It Does Not Drop $14.5 Billion Apple Ruling

Business | Robert Donachie
A man looks at his phone as he walks past an authorised apple reseller store in Galway, Ireland August 30, 2016. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

‘This decision must not be allowed to stand’

VW's Audi Head Of Development Suspended Over Emissions Scandal

Business | Robert Donachie
The logo of a Volkswagen Beetle car is seen at the so called "Sunshinetour 2016" in Travemuende at the Baltic Sea, August 20, 2016. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

More investigations to follow

US Dollar Is Kicking Serious A** Right Now In The Market

Business | Robert Donachie
$100 dollar bills (Credit: Svetlana Lukienko/Shutterstock)

‘Murica

Jessica Alba's Startup Could Be Purchased For Over $1 Billion

Business | Robert Donachie
Jessica Alba sex symbol
Hollywood start-up

Facebook Post Sparks Landmark Labor Lawsuit

Business | Ryan Pickrell
Natural eggs from chickens are seen for sale at a local Farmers Market in Annandale, Virginia, August 8, 2013. (Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Migrant workers had no idea they were being exploited