Billionaire Owner Shuts Down DNAinfo, Gothamist Sites A Week After Workers Unionize : The Two-Way : NPR

Billionaire Owner Shuts Down DNAinfo, Gothamist Sites A Week After Workers Unionize : The Two-Way : NPR

Joe Ricketts, the billionaire founder of TD Ameritrade, announced Thursday that he had shut down DNAinfo and the Gothamist network. Ricketts is pictured here in 2014. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption toggle caption Nati Harnik/AP Joe Ricketts, the billionaire founder of TD Ameritrade, announced Thursday that he had shut down DNAinfo and the Gothamist network. Ricketts […]

DiGiorno mocks Papa John’s amid NFL controversy, and pizza chain fires back

DiGiorno mocks Papa John’s amid NFL controversy, and pizza chain fires back

The competition has long been fierce in the fast food world, and one saucy brand might be trying to spark a full-fledged pizza war. On Nov. 1, Papa John’s CEO and public face John Schnatter told investors that the NFL’s “poor leadership” through the “take a knee” controversy has lost the chain $70 million, Forbes reports. […]

Amazon Fresh reportedly shutting down in neighborhoods in up to five states

Amazon Fresh reportedly shutting down in neighborhoods in up to five states

Enlarge / Amazon’s first public grocery store, now open in the Seattle neighborhood of Ballard. But you can’t go inside. Pickup only. Sam Machkovech It has been about six months since Amazon bought Whole Foods, but the company has seemingly taken a step backward in its grocery plans. According to a Recode report, Amazon will […]

October Jobs Report: Everything You Need to You – Wall Street Journal

October Jobs Report: Everything You Need to You – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal October Jobs Report: Everything You Need to YouWall Street JournalThe Labor Department releases its October employment report Friday. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expect employers added 315,000 jobs and see the unemployment rate holding steady at 4.2%. SHARE. Email; Facebook; Twitter …US Added 261000 Jobs in October; Unemployment at 4.1%New York […]

Equifax special committee says executive stock sales were in the clear

Equifax special committee says executive stock sales were in the clear

Brendan McDermid | Reuters Equifax trading information and the company logo are displayed on a screen where the stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Equifax said a special committee formed by its board to examine executive stock sales prior to the disclosure of the massive data […]

Amazon shuts down Fresh grocery delivery service in some areas

Amazon shuts down Fresh grocery delivery service in some areas

Amazon Fresh James Martin/CNET Amazon is shutting down its Fresh grocery delivery service for some people in the US. According to emails sent to customers in parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey (seen by Reuters), AmazonFresh deliveries will stop after 30 Nov. There are also posts on Twitter that suggest services will be cut in […]

After hurricanes, economists expect a return to steady job growth

After hurricanes, economists expect a return to steady job growth

Americans got back to work in October, analysts expect. Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images October brought strong job growth of about 250,000 new positions to the U.S. economy, analysts predicted ahead of Friday’s employment report, as the country rebounded from hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The jobless rate was projected to hold steady at 4.2 percent, the lowest level in 16 years, […]