Starbucks Will Close All Its US Stores For Anti-Racial Bias Training

Starbucks Will Close All Its US Stores For Anti-Racial Bias Training

Starbucks will close more than 8,000 stores and corporate offices in the US on the afternoon of May 29 to hold anti–racial bias training as the company struggles to cope with the fallout of two black men being arrested at a location in Philadelphia. Fierce backlash against the coffee chain followed after a video of […]

Netflix soars after adding nearly 2 million US subscribers, beating estimates

Netflix soars after adding nearly 2 million US subscribers, beating estimates

Netflix has relied on international growth and heavy investments in original content to drive subscriptions — and Monday’s results provided an update on their effectiveness. Netflix’s addition of more than 7.4 million international subscribers set a new record, marking growth of 50 percent from a year ago. Chief content officer Ted Sarandos said Netflix has […]

Safe haven assets slide on hope Syria mission is accomplished

Safe haven assets slide on hope Syria mission is accomplished

By Abhinav Ramnarayan LONDON (Reuters) – Investors shed safe-haven assets such as gold and government bonds while oil prices plummeted on Monday on expectations that the weekend’s missile attacks on Syria would not mark the start of greater Western involvement in the conflict there. European shares were broadly flat, however, adding to a mixed picture […]

Facebook fuels broad privacy debate by tracking non-users

Facebook fuels broad privacy debate by tracking non-users

FILE PHOTO: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg testifies before a U.S. Senate joint hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington Thomson Reuters By David Ingram SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Concern about Facebook Inc’s respect for data privacy is widening to include the information it collects about non-users, after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said the world’s largest social network […]

Picture Rocks native earns Girl Scout Gold Award

Picture Rocks native earns Girl Scout Gold Award

BENDER Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania (GSHPA) recently announced that Olivia Bender, of Picture Rocks, will earn the highest award in Girl Scouting, the Girl Scout Gold Award, for the 2018 Gold Award class. Gold Award winners will be recognized at a May 12 event at the Hershey Lodge in […]

Has General Electric's Stock Finally Bottomed?

Has General Electric's Stock Finally Bottomed?

Not so fast value investors. Despite the not-so-great price action in the overall market Friday, shares of General Electric Co (GE)  were powering higher, up 3.35% to $13.62 by midday trading. GE’s stock is solidly above its current 52-week low of $12.73, which was hit on March 26. Now up almost $1 per share from those […]

McDonald's employee shares her side story of confrontation captured on video

McDonald's employee shares her side story of confrontation captured on video

0 McDonald’s employee shares her side story of confrontation captured on video JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The employee at a Jacksonville McDonald’s caught on camera slapping a customer tells Action News Jax the customer threw hot coffee on her and insulted her. The employee reached out to Action News Jax to share her side of the story. […]

New Volkswagen CEO: We Must Change Faster

New Volkswagen CEO: We Must Change Faster

New Volkswagen CEO: We Must Change Faster  U.S. News & World Report VW’s new chief to outline vision after dieselgate  Yahoo News VW Chief Pledges Faster Streamlining to Speed Decisions  Bloomberg 2019 Volkswagen Jetta First Drive: Still a Golf with a Trunk  Motor Trend Full coverage Source link

Wall Street Gains on Earnings Optimism as Syria Jitters Dissipate

Wall Street Gains on Earnings Optimism as Syria Jitters Dissipate

Delta topped profit estimates, sending its shares 2.9 percent higher and boosting other airline stocks. BlackRock gained 1.8 percent after the asset manager’s profit rose more than expected. The earnings season begins in earnest on Friday with reports from JPMorgan Chase & Co, Citigroup Inc and Wells Fargo & Co. Jobless Claims Weekly number of […]