Business

Here's This Dem Councilman's Issue With The $15 Minimum Wage

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A job fair sponsored by employment website Monster.com (REUTERS/Mike Segar)

‘Some are saying that now is not the time to be doing this’

How FDA Rules Are Making Life Hell For Cigar Lovers

Business | Guy Bentley
Aroma of cognac and burnig cigar

What the FDA’s deeming regs mean for cigars

Former DOL Administrator Bashes Obama's Overtime Rule

Business | Connor D. Wolf
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a news conference at Schloss Herrenhausen in Hanover, Germany April 24, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘A lower threshold or getting to the same threshold over a longer period of time, either one those options would have been better’

E-Liquid Business Files Suit, Hauling The FDA To Court

Business | Guy Bentley
Upgrade parts for modern vaporizer e-cig device. Good way to quit

FDA challenged to legal fight over future of e-cigarettes

Union Hammers CEO Wage Gap, But Analysis Shows Union Chiefs Make MORE Than Average CEO

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Businessman putting money in suit jacket pocket, concept for corruption, bribing

‘Dozens of union bosses rake in cushy six-figure salaries’

Fight For $15 Prepares To March To McDonald's Gates

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Demonstrators march past a McDonald's (REUTERS/Jim Young)

‘FightFor15 is marching on McDonalds HQ next week to fight low pay and the race to the bottom’

Report: Trans-Pacific Partnership Would Up Incomes, Grow U.S. Economy

Business | Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman (C) speaks next to Japan's Economics Minister Akira Amari (centre L) and Singapore's Trade Minister Lim Hng Kiang (centre R), amongst trade ministers representing Canada, Peru, Malaysia and Mexico during a news conference at the end of a four-day Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Ministerial meeting in Singapore February 25, 2014. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Free trade, or not to free trade

Amazon Faces Major Turbulance With Upcoming Pilot Strike

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Amazon boxes (REUTERS/Mike Segar)

‘A pilot strike could also have a significant impact on Amazon’

Woman Finds Man In Female Dressing Room. The Store's Reaction Was CRAZY

Business | Derek Hunter

Customer ‘was representing himself as a woman today’

FDA Lives In 'Alternate Universe' When It Comes To E-Cigarettes

Business | Guy Bentley
Close-up Of Businessperson Holding Electronic Cigarette In Hand

‘The FDA, in its deeming regulations, set up an alternate universe detached from reality’

Mitsubishi President Steps Down Amid Company's Fuel Emission Scandal

Business | Chris White
Official dealership sign of Mitsubishi. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan (FotograFFF / Shutterstock.com)

‘I must step down so that a fundamental reform can take place ‘

Revolving Door Swings As Feds Take Posh Jobs At Big Banks

Business | Richard Pollock
A line of waiting customers are reflected in a window as an employee counts money in Tokyo in this October 10, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/Files

Nearly 50 consumer officials ‘switched sides’ to represent industry

White House's New Overtime Rule Is Finally About To Be Released

Business | Connor D. Wolf
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a news conference at Schloss Herrenhausen in Hanover, Germany April 24, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Overtime protections eroded as a result of inflation and lobbyists’

Union In The Spotlight For Allegedly Using Drones To Intimidate Workers

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Union Drone Flyover Screenshot (Youtube/IBEW Local 98)
'I guess they were trying to show their power'

Whether You Want One Or Not, This Is A Very Good Deal

Business | Jack Kocsis
If you are looking for an alternative to an in-ground swimming pool, this is a good one (Photo via Amazon)

It is summer, after all

Feds Intervene In National Verizon Strike

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Verizon logo on building (Photo: Shutterstock)

‘I am heartened by the parties mutual commitment to get back to immediate discussions and work toward a new contract’

Legalizing Weed Could Net $28 Billion In Tax Revenue

Business | Guy Bentley
Marijuana and Cannabis Buds and Money, Drug Business

It could be a cash cow for politicians

Unprecedented Overtime Expansion Likely To Send Business Leaders Into Payroll Damage Control

Business | Connor D. Wolf
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers the keynote speech at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies' (APAICS) 22nd annual awards dinner at the Washington Hilton hotel in Washington

‘When we see the new rule we will know just how much of a headache this will be’

It's Summer: You Need Power Tools

Business | Jack Kocsis
You need power tools. The good news is that they are on sale (Photo via Amazon)
This sale will help you get them

New Poll Reveals Public Thinks Facebook Is A Left-Wing Echo Chamber

Business | Guy Bentley
Blue signs with Dislike text word on white
Facebook users see the news feeds filled with left-wing news