Executives Resign From Tesla

Gaby Toledano, Tesla’s HR head, has stated that she will not be returning to Tesla following a leave of absence. Toledano began working as the head of HR for Tesla just over a year ago. Her news follows the resignation of the company’s chief accounting officer, Dave Morton, earlier this week. Sarah O’Brien, Tesla’s vice president […]
  • September 7, 2018

Executives Resign From Tesla

Gaby Toledano, Tesla’s HR head, has stated that she will not be returning to Tesla following a leave of absence. Toledano began working as the head of HR for Tesla just over a year ago. Her news follows the resignation of the company’s chief accounting officer, Dave Morton, earlier this week. Sarah O’Brien, Tesla’s vice president […]
  • September 7, 2018

Phillip Frost Charged By SEC For Market Scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Billionaire Phillip Frost with participating in a classic pump-and-dump scheme. The Miami resident and founder of the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science made his billions through his large pharmaceutical company OPKO Health. The charge suggests that Frost and 9 other investors participated in the scheme from […]
  • September 9, 2018

Phillip Frost Charged By SEC For Market Scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Billionaire Phillip Frost with participating in a classic pump-and-dump scheme. The Miami resident and founder of the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science made his billions through his large pharmaceutical company OPKO Health. The charge suggests that Frost and 9 other investors participated in the scheme from […]
  • September 9, 2018

Executives Resign From Tesla

Gaby Toledano, Tesla’s HR head, has stated that she will not be returning to Tesla following a leave of absence. Toledano began working as the head of HR for Tesla just over a year ago. Her news follows the resignation of the company’s chief accounting officer, Dave Morton, earlier this week. Sarah O’Brien, Tesla’s vice president […]
  • September 7, 2018

Head of USA Gymnastics, Kerry Perry, Has Been Fired

Kerry Perry recently left her position as the head of USA gymnastics after she was asked to resign. Perry was hired as the CEO and president of the national gymnastics team, despite her lack of experience with the sport. When she was hired, Perry stated that her main focus was “on creating an environment of […]
  • September 5, 2018

Amazon’s $10 Bras Target Big Box Retailers, Not Victoria’s Secret

Rumors of Amazon’s plan to begin selling its own brand of $10 bras was initially seen as a play against Victoria’s secret. However, a note published by Morgan Stanley explains that Amazon’s budget bras are more of a threat to big box retailers like Walmart and Target, since Victoria’s Secret typically sells bras around $40. […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • February 15, 2017
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Verizon To Introduce Unlimited Wireless Data Plan

Verizon introduced an unlimited data plan for the first time since 2011. The nation’s largest wireless provider announced the move away from monthly data allowances on a TV advertisement during Sunday’s Grammy Awards broadcast. The plan, starting at $80 per month, brings Verizon up to speed with competitors that already had unlimited data offerings, like […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • February 15, 2017
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Restaurant Brands International Might Invest in Popeye’s

The owner of fast food chains Burger King and Tim Horton’s, Restaurant Brands International Inc., contemplates the acquisition of the Atlanta, Georgia-based Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen. Two sources, who according to Reuters wish not to be identified to do confidentiality of the agreement, announced on Monday. The Ontario-based Restaurant Brands, Oakville, plans to spearhead the deal. […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • February 15, 2017
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Transit Riders Disagree with Governor Over Budget

Public-transportation advocates say that they need more money than what was proposed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the New York City transit system. Advocates came together with state lawmakers on Monday. The concern was that there was a provision in the $152.3 billion state budget proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The provision has the potential […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • February 15, 2017
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Trump’s Trade Policies Present a Business Risk, According to Amazon

While big business, for the most part, has welcomed President Trump’s promised tax cuts and lax regulations, Amazon withholds its enthusiasm. The recent stock market rally suggests traders believe U.S. companies will prosper due to Trump’s trade policies, but Amazon’s regulatory filing on Friday implies the opposite. In its annual report with the Securities and Exchange […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • February 14, 2017
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Add Sears and Kmart to List of Retailers Boycotting Trump Products

Two major United States retailers added their names to the list of companies that refuse to carry Trump products. The boycott on Trump products continues on with the addition of Sears Holdings and Kmart. The two announced on Saturday that they will no longer be the carrier of the Trump Home collection available online. The […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • February 14, 2017
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Germany Repatriates Gold In Response To Populist Pressure

The German central bank completed the transfer of $13 billion in gold reserves on Thursday. Germany’s gold had remained in New York for decades, spanning back to the Cold War. The Bundesbank announced this transfer on Thursday was part of an effort to build public “trust and confidence”. Officials explained that the transfer of its gold […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • February 13, 2017
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Amazon Discloses Business Transactions With Iran

Online retail giant Amazon disclosed in a filing Thursday that it “processed and delivered” a number of consumer products to unidentified individuals and groups linked to Iran.  Amazon warned that it may be penalized after a regulatory review of the activities. According to a regulatory filing, from 2012 to 2016, the company “processed and delivered orders […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • February 13, 2017
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Valentine’s Day Scams; A Warning From the Better Business Bureau

Valentine’s Day is Tuesday, and many will take this opportunity to shower their loved ones and partners with gifts to show just how much appreciation and admiration they have. Yet with the holiday estimating to cost America a big $18 billion this year, the scammers are going to be out on the prowl to take […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • February 13, 2017
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