Business

FDA Regulations Could Wipe Out 99 Percent Of E-Cigarette Industry

Business | Guy Bentley
Various e-cigarette products for sale are seen at the Henley Vaporium in New York City

Costly FDA regulations could put most E-cig producers out of business

Big Win For E-Cigarettes: Study Says Nicotine No More Dangerous Than Coffee

Business | Guy Bentley
File photo of a customer puffing on an e-cigarette at the Henley Vaporium in New York City

‘Getting people on to nicotine rather than using tobacco would make a big difference to the public’s health’

What Does This Mean For The UFCW And Weed Advocates?

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Medical marijuana
'He accepted money in exchange for his actions and influence as a UFCW union official'

Stunning Chart Of China's Shock Currency Devaluation Shows Biggest Drop In 20 Years

Business | Guy Bentley
An investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Fuyang

The biggest currency drop in 20 years

American Trucking Industry Could Lose 8.7 Million Jobs In Self-Driving Revolution

Business | Guy Bentley
Handout photo of Google self-driving car prototype

‘The endangered jobs list of the near future includes fast food workers, cashiers, telemarketers, accountants, waiters and even short-form journalists’

How Government Regulation Put The Boosters On Sky Rocketing CEO Pay

Business | Guy Bentley
IRS documents contain every bit of information required to steal someone's identity. (Flickr photo from 401(K) 2012)

‘We always have to be mindful of unintended consequences’

Is This The End Of Hillary Getting Union Support?

Business | Connor D. Wolf
File photo of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) addressing the International Association of Firefighters delegates at IAFF Presidential Forum

‘They were far more concerned about breaking Wall Street’s stranglehold on our economy than the glass ceiling.’

CAUGHT! Man Created Fake Stocks To Steal $1 Million From Feds

Business | Ethan Barton
handcuffs

Carreon put up stocks as collateral that were fake, were worth significantly less than he said or were pledged for multiple bonds.

Seattle Restaurants Lose 1,000 Jobs As A Result Of Recent Minimum Wage

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Labor activists wait for the Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to sign into law an ordinance raising the minimum wage to USD 15 an hour by 2020, in Los Angeles, California on June 13, 2015.  Los Angeles is the first major city to sign the ordinance and the increase will be USD 6 from the current  USD 9 per hour.        AFP PHOTO / MARK RALSTON        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

‘The largest one month job decline since a 1,300 drop in January 2009′

Warren Buffett Makes Berkshire Hathaway's Biggest Bet With $37.2 Billion Takeover

Business | Guy Bentley
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett yells "Go big red!", the Nebraska Cornhuskers chant, prior to the Berkshire annual meeting in Omaha

‘All deals seem expensive to me, but this one doesn’t. We’re certainly paying a very good price’

Fiorina: 'The Federal Government Is In Shambles'

Business | Steve Guest

‘it’s inept’

Should Vice Unionize? Its Writers Think So.

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Vice Media

Vice joins the ranks of Gawker, Salon and the Guardian

Paper Explodes Feminist Myth That Women Are As Horny As Men And Calls For Legalization Of Prostitution

Business | Guy Bentley
Prostitute

There Is a huge gap between men and women’s sexual desire and decriminalizing prostitution could the solution

Venezuela's Socialist Government Blames US For Supermarket Lootings As Food Shortages Bite

Business | Guy Bentley
Anti-government protesters burn an effigy depicting Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas

‘A new report by the Venezuelan Observatory of Social Conflict found fifty-six incidents of looting and 76 looting attempts took place in the first half of 2015′

Bernie Sanders Makes His Position On Uber Crystal Clear

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is seen outside the Supreme Court in Washington, on October 8, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

What do you expect?

Was It Legal For Boeing To Pull Contributions From Lawmakers Who Took Down Ex-Im?

Business | Josh Fatzick
Chang Kuo-wei (2nd-L), Chairman of Taiwan's Eva Air, receives a Boeing 777 cargo plane model from John Wojick (2nd-R), Boeing Commercial Airplanes Senior Vice President and General Manager, as Austin Cheng (L), President of Eva Air and Chaker Chahrour (R), Vice President of the General Electric Aviation look on during a signing ceremony in Taipei on July 21, 2015.  Taiwan's EVA Air filed an order for five Boeing 777 freighters as part of the air carrier's efforts to expand its fleet for the growing regional demand.  AFP  PHOTO / Sam Yeh        (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)

‘To have a make or break vote like that is out of the ordinary’

One Of Uber's Most Important Battles Begins Thursday: Here's What You Need To Know

Business | Guy Bentley
Uber representative registers people on smartphone during kick off of citywide jobs tour in Queens borough of New York

‘We have driver after driver explaining their unique circumstances, why freedom and autonomy are so important to them in their own words’

Public Corporations SLAMMED With New CEO Ratio Rule

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Lavell Crawford as "Huell Babineaux" in the show "Breaking Bad" lies on a pile of money.

‘May be the most useless of our Dodd-Frank mandates’

The Clean Power Plan: A $2.5 Trillion Price Tag And 125,800 Jobs Lost

Business | Michael Bastasch
Gina McCarthy YouTube screenshot/U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

‘The CPP is almost ten times more expensive than the most burdensome rule of 2015 to date’

Should Long Beach Adopt A Higher Minimum Wage?

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Fast-food workers hold placards in support to an increase of the fastfood workers minimun wage in New York, May 15, 2014. Fast-food workers around the world staged a global protest actions to demand an increase of their minimum wage to 15 USD an hour.    AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand        (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

‘We look forward to working with the City of Long Beach to replicate the model set in Los Angeles.’