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Monday, Nov 4, 2019 at 05:05 PM PST

Second McDonald's Executive Out After CEO Fired

Second McDonald's Executive Out After CEO Fired

McDonald's has lost another top executive, as the Chicago-based burger giant confirmed Monday that Chief People Officer David Fairhurst has left the company, effective immediately. McDonald's wouldn't say...

Monday, Nov 4, 2019 at 09:37 AM PST

From Toast of Town to Toxic: Facebook CEO on Outs With Dems

From Toast of Town to Toxic: Facebook CEO on Outs With Dems

Mark Zuckerberg's social network in Washington is shrinking. Bipartisan hostility against Facebook has been building for months, fueled by a series of privacy scandals, the site's role in Russian meddling in the...

Monday, Nov 4, 2019 at 05:09 AM PST

Federal Investigators Probe Under Armour's Accounting

Federal Investigators Probe Under Armour's Accounting

Under Armour Inc. is being investigated by federal authorities over its accounting practices. The athletic gear company said Sunday that it has been cooperating with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission...

Monday, Nov 4, 2019 at 03:35 AM PST

McDonald's CEO Pushed Out After Relationship With Employee

McDonald's CEO Pushed Out After Relationship With Employee

McDonald's chief executive officer has been pushed out of the company after violating company policy by engaging in a consensual relationship with an employee, the corporation said Sunday. The fast food...

Sunday, Nov 3, 2019 at 03:19 AM PST

Saudi Arabia Formally Starts IPO of State-Run Oil Firm

Saudi Arabia Formally Starts IPO of State-Run Oil Firm

Saudi Arabia formally began an initial public offering Sunday of a sliver of oil giant Saudi Aramco after years of delay, hoping international and local investors will pay billions of dollars for a stake in the...

Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 at 02:22 PM PDT

Gretchen Carlson Wants to Speak Freely About Fox News Tenure

Gretchen Carlson Wants to Speak Freely About Fox News Tenure

When Gretchen Carlson heard that NBC News was considering letting people out of their non-disclosure agreements involving alleged sexual misconduct at the network, she couldn't help but think of the NDA she...

Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 at 01:55 PM PDT

Native Workers Not Sure What's Next After Coal Plant Closes

Native Workers Not Sure What's Next After Coal Plant Closes

Ron Little nestles into a familiar seat aboard a train locomotive and slides the window open, leaning out to get a better view of dozens of rail cars that stretch for a mile behind and the landscape he knows so...

Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 at 11:19 AM PDT

UAW President Taking Leave Amid Corruption Probe

UAW President Taking Leave Amid Corruption Probe

The United Auto Workers announced Saturday that President Gary Jones is taking a paid leave of absence amid a federal investigation of corruption within the union. The UAW said Jones requested the leave, which...

Friday, Nov 1, 2019 at 05:50 PM PDT

'Beer Guy' Moment Worth Estimated $8M in Ads. Bud Light Tells How it Happened

'Beer Guy' Moment Worth Estimated $8M in Ads. Bud Light Tells How it Happened

D.C. resident Jeff Adams heard Bud Light was looking for him. Just hours earlier at Game 5 of the World Series, he held on to two tall cans of beer as a homerun ball smacked him in the chest. The moment...

Friday, Nov 1, 2019 at 05:54 PM PDT

US Launches Review of China-Owned Video App TikTok: Reports

US Launches Review of China-Owned Video App TikTok: Reports

Multiple published reports say that the U.S. government has launched a national-security review of the China-owned video app TikTok, popular with millions of U.S. teens and young adults. The reports Friday from...

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