Sunday, August 19, 2018

National Business

Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option
Updated: 7 hours ago
Venezuelans jittery ahead of sudden economic reforms

Venezuelans jittery ahead of sudden economic reforms

Venezuelans are bracing for dramatic economic measures the government has announced, including a more-than 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage
Updated: 8 hours ago
Online socks seller Bombas mixes commerce and charity

Online socks seller Bombas mixes commerce and charity

Online socks seller Bombas mixes commerce and charity, one pair of socks at a time
Published: 08/19/18
Pass it On: Entrepreneur's insights on running a business

Pass it On: Entrepreneur's insights on running a business

Founder of Bombas: Focus on one product then branch out, don't copy your competition, take some vacation
Published: 08/19/18
US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.
Published: 08/19/18
Annan's legacy of fighting for equality and rights lives on

Annan's legacy of fighting for equality and rights lives on

Kofi Annan left the United Nations far more committed than it had been to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights - and until his death Saturday he was speaking out strongly for nations working together to solve problems
Published: 08/18/18

Judge upholds delay of anti-segregation housing rule

A federal judge has upheld HUD's decision to delay an Obama-era antidiscrimination rule
Published: 08/18/18

South Carolina-owned utility nixes meeting, bonds downgraded

South Carolina's state-owned utility has opted to postpone this month's meeting amid confusion over its leadership as state leaders continue to grapple with the fallout from a multibillion-dollar nuclear construction debacle
Published: 08/18/18
Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

Italy's president has demanded guarantees that all the nation's roads are safe following the Genoa highway bridge collapse, after he comforted mourners at a state funeral for many of the dead in the grieving port city
Published: 08/18/18
Venezuela hikes wages ahead of monetary overhaul

Venezuela hikes wages ahead of monetary overhaul

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro raised wages for the fifth time this year while saying he's looking to establish a single exchange rate tied to the nation's fledgling cryptocurrency
Published: 08/18/18