GOP Debate: And then there were six

One person in the crowd shouted that Trump was too "profane" to be president. If Cruz "doesn't clean up his act, stop cheating, & doing negative ads, I have standing to sue him for not being a natural born citizen", Trump wrote . Speaking to repor... More..

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This Valentine's Day, there's a good chance your flowers came from Kenya
by | Sunday, February 14, 2016

This Valentine's Day, there's a good chance your flowers came from Kenya

It's projected that 1.9 billion dollars will be spent this year on flowers for Valentine's Day. Eighty percent of the Colombian and Ecuadorian flowers transported by the LATAM Group enter the USA through MIA ...More..

Struggling Yahoo to fire 1700 employees and close five offices
by | Saturday, February 13, 2016

Struggling Yahoo to fire 1700 employees and close five offices

CEO Marissa Mayer said she believes the new plan will "enable us to accelerate  Yahoo's  transformation", but many remain doubtful in light of the company's longstanding struggles.  Yahoo  has also "begun to ex...More..

OPEC announces its forecasts for 2016
by | Saturday, February 13, 2016

OPEC announces its forecasts for 2016

Rosneft OJSC will supply its traditional markets with oil in a "competitive battle", chief  Igor Sechin  said in  London  on Wednesday. Ayham Kamel, Middle East and North Africa director at Eurasia Group, sai...More..

Today at Chipotle Is Going to Be Interesting
by | Saturday, February 13, 2016

Today at Chipotle Is Going to Be Interesting

While the federal investigation into the E.coli outbreak was officially closed last week by the CDC, the fast-food chain is still under a criminal investigation for a norovirus incident at a California re...More..

by | Friday, February 12, 2016

Massive gas leak near Los Angeles plugged after 16 weeks

She told The Associated Press that she had developed a persistent cough and gained at least five pounds since the leak began last fall. Public health officials say there shouldn't be any long-term health prob...More..

by | Friday, February 12, 2016

OPEC to keep its 40-percent market share in long-term

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $26.76 per barrel, down 69 cents and not far off the $26.19 intraday low hit in January that was their weakest price since 2003. Prices of crude oil rall...More..

by | Friday, February 12, 2016

United States crude oil prices fall as inventories hit record high

WTI for March delivery dropped US$1.24, or 4.5 percent, to settle at US$26.21 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance. More..

Honda to recall 2.2M vehicles for Takata air bag trouble
by | Friday, February 12, 2016

Honda to recall 2.2M vehicles for Takata air bag trouble

Richard Blumenthal and Edward Markey urged NHTSA to recall all cars with Takata inflators. However, we've been in touch with Honda Malaysia, which is now checking to see if any Malaysian vehicles have been af...More..

Burger King to begin selling hot dogs
by | Friday, February 12, 2016

Burger King to begin selling hot dogs

The Classic  Burger King   hot dog  is priced at $1.99 by itself or $4.49 for a combo, which includes small fries and a fountain drink. Price and participation may vary. "After a couple of weeks [of testing], w...More..

Crude Oil Price Rises After Russia Agree to OPEC Talks
by | Thursday, February 11, 2016

Crude Oil Price Rises After Russia Agree to OPEC Talks

Nevertheless, analysts said the prospect of a production cut remained distant, as it was weaker Opec members such as Venezuela, rather than Riyadh, that were pushing for an emergency meeting as soon as this mon...More..

USA oil price drops amid resilient production
by | Thursday, February 11, 2016

USA oil price drops amid resilient production

A separate EIA report issued Tuesday said United States crude-oil production averaged an estimated 9.4 million barrels a day in 2015, and is forecast to average 8.7 million barrels a day in 2016 and 8.5 milli...More..

by | Wednesday, February 10, 2016

IRS computer problems shut down tax return e-file system

E-file providers, such as H&R Block and TurboTax, will hold the returns until the IRS systems can start receiving them again. The IRS  reported  that the hardware failure affected numerous tax processing syst...More..

by | Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Louisville men's basketball team coping with postseason ban

We think Pitino is going to have a hard time surviving the current scandal at U of L. Ultimately this is not about coaches or players past. Louisville's decision to self-impose a postseason ban has coach R...More..

Cam Newton most-'Googled' quarterback in every state but one
by | Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Cam Newton most-'Googled' quarterback in every state but one

The Broncos will be the home team wearing white jerseys, while the Panthers will be the away team in black. When Newton started college, Manning was a nine-year veteran, already in his 30s. It's the best wo...More..

Super Bowl advertising winners and losers
by | Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Super Bowl advertising winners and losers

If you missed an ad when you got up to refill your plate with queso dip, you can still join in on Monday's water cooler conversation. The ad was meant to draw attention to a program about making homes safer but...More..

Ammon Bundy Releases Recording Telling Authorities to End Oregon Standoff
by | Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Ammon Bundy Releases Recording Telling Authorities to End Oregon Standoff

Before Thursday, the four had said in a series of interviews and video broadcasts online that they would not leave unless they were assured that they would not be charged. "Government officials chose to end our...More..

Super Bowl 50: Five takeaways
by | Monday, February 08, 2016

Super Bowl 50: Five takeaways

The Denver Broncos defense dominated the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 and Miller served as the leader of the Orange Rush. Instead, it was the top-rated Denver defense that owned the day, a seven-sack effo...More..

IRS Outage Could Cause Tax Refund Delays
by | Monday, February 08, 2016

IRS Outage Could Cause Tax Refund Delays

Not all. Among them, the system that process electronically filed returns was still down. Statistics on how many people have filed already aren't available. More..

Super Bowl 50 Halftime Highlights: Coldplay, Bruno Mars and Beyonce rock out
by | Monday, February 08, 2016

Super Bowl 50 Halftime Highlights: Coldplay, Bruno Mars and Beyonce rock out

On one side, you have a woman whose just-dropped, much-discussed Formation proves why "fierce" is linked to her name, serving as a sizzling, sexy, super-charged break from a sport that assiduously markets its...More..