US Applications For Unemployment Benefits Rise, But Layoffs Remain Historically Low

US Applications For Unemployment Benefits Rise, But Layoffs Remain Historically Low

Applications for unemployment benefits climbed last week, but layoffs remain historically low.

Anheuser-Busch, Teamsters Reach Tentative Deal to Avert Strike

Anheuser-Busch, Teamsters Reach Tentative Deal to Avert Strike

The Teamsters union represents 5,000 Anheuser-Busch workers who brew and package beer and even care for the company’s legendary Clydesdale horses.

Oprah Winfrey Leaves WeightWatchers Board

Oprah Winfrey Leaves WeightWatchers Board

Former talk show host Oprah Winfrey said she would donate her interest in WeightWatchers to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Chrysler Recalling 330K Jeep Grand Cherokee Vehicles Due to Steering Wheel Issue

Chrysler Recalling 330K Jeep Grand Cherokee Vehicles Due to Steering Wheel Issue

Chrysler is recalling more than 330,00 Jeep Grand Cherokees because of a steering wheel issue that may cause drivers to lose control of their vehicles.

Lower Auto Prices Give U.S. Consumers a Break After Years of Increase

Lower Auto Prices Give U.S. Consumers a Break After Years of Increase

Price increases for automobiles in the United States are slowing and in some cases falling, helping cool overall inflation and giving frustrated consumers hope of finding a more affordable vehicle.

Wendy's Clarifies it 'Will Not Implement Surge Pricing'

Wendy's Clarifies it 'Will Not Implement Surge Pricing'

Wendy's clarified its stance on how it will approach pricing after various reports said the burger chain was looking to test having the prices of its menu items fluctuate based on demand.

New York Doctor’s Husband Suing Disney for Negligence in Wrongful Death Case

New York Doctor’s Husband Suing Disney for Negligence in Wrongful Death Case

The husband of a New York doctor who died after dining at a Disney Springs restaurant accused Walt Disney Parks and Resorts of negligence.

Toyota Recalling 381K Tacoma Pickups Because Parts Can Fall From Rear Axle, Risk Crash

Toyota Recalling 381K Tacoma Pickups Because Parts Can Fall From Rear Axle, Risk Crash

Toyota is recalling about 381,000 Tacoma midsize pickup trucks in the U.S. because a part can separate from the rear axle, increasing the risk of a crash.

Family Dollar Agrees to Pay $41.6M for Rodent-Infested Warehouse in Arkansas

Family Dollar Agrees to Pay $41.6M for Rodent-Infested Warehouse in Arkansas

Family Dollar Stores pleaded guilty Monday to holding food, cosmetics, drugs and other items under “insanitary” conditions at a rodent-infested distribution center in Arkansas.

Sony is Laying Off 900 PlayStation Employees

Sony is Laying Off 900 PlayStation Employees

Sony becomes the latest company in the technology and gaming sector to announce layoffs.

Wendy’s to Test ‘Surge Pricing’ at Its Restaurants

Wendy’s to Test ‘Surge Pricing’ at Its Restaurants

The Wendy's fast-food chain will introduce dynamic pricing, also known as surge pricing, at some of its locations early next year, the CEO says.

Macy’s To Close 150 Stores; Shift Retail Focus

Macy’s To Close 150 Stores; Shift Retail Focus

Macy's will close 150 stores over the next three years and 50 by the end of 2024, the department store said Tuesday after posting a fourth quarter loss and noting declining sales.

FTC Sues to Block Kroger-Albertsons Grocery Store Merger

FTC Sues to Block Kroger-Albertsons Grocery Store Merger

The Federal Trade Commission says the $24.6 billion deal between the grocery giants would eliminate competition and lead to higher prices for millions of Americans.

EPA Will Allow Year-Round Sale of E15 Fuel in 8 Midwest States

EPA Will Allow Year-Round Sale of E15 Fuel in 8 Midwest States

Drivers in eight Midwest states will be able to fuel up with E15 gasoline-ethanol blends any time of year, starting in 2025, the EPA announced.

United Airlines Raises Checked Bag Fees, Following American

United Airlines Raises Checked Bag Fees, Following American

Starting with tickets booked on Saturday, United Airlines economy-class passengers on domestic flights will be charged $5 more for checked bags.