WASHINGTON -- Like the man who picked him to be the next commerce secretary, Wilbur L. Ross is a billionaire with extensive financial interests and an ardent critic of America's trade policies -- both of which came under ...Read more
SANTA ANA, Calif. -- It's been said that beauty is skin deep, but ugly is to the bone. The late and clearly not lamented communist-era East German Trabant was not only ugly but plug-ugly.
To say it looks like a clown car ...Read more
SEATTLE -- "I will not recommend for membership in this union any other than members of the white race."
That may sound like some old declaration from the Deep South. But until after World War II, that was part of the ...Read more
In California's southeastern desert, where an abundance of clean energy boils just beneath the surface, two startup firms aim to build the nation's largest geothermal power plant and mining operation.
Controlled Thermal ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- North America's largest produce industry groups have unveiled a plan aimed at ridding abusive labor conditions from supply chains, in a closely watched effort prompted by growing demand from consumers to ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's withdrawal of the United States from the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal could hit states hard that are highly dependent on trade with Asia, primarily on the West Coast.
In ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- It was quick and easy for President Donald Trump to fulfill his campaign promise to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
With a stroke of his new presidential pen, he buried the massive Pacific free-...Read more
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin said an "excessively strong dollar" could have a negative short-term effect on the economy.
"The strength of the dollar has historically been tied to the ...Read more
The Hidden Puzzle in MarriageSamuel Adjeipong
This book provides the original details of the intent and thoughts of the Almighty God as He set out in the Garden of Eden to initiate His concept of marriage. It captures the various steps He took and delves into these steps to reveal how it relates to marriage.
DETROIT -- Aides of businessman Dan Gilbert unveiled an ambitious plan Monday to remake the long-vacant Detroit Free Press building into a mixed-use development of retail, office space and residential units.
In an ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Trump on Monday designated Ajit Pai, a Republican member of the Federal Communications Commission and an outspoken opponent of new net neutrality rules, to be the agency's new chairman.
Pai, 44, ...Read more
SEATTLE -- Amazon.com on Monday launched a new literary award for English-language authors releasing their works on the company's self-publishing platform in the U.K.
The move seems geared to infusing prestige and drawing...Read more
SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Yahoo's beleaguered CEO Marissa Mayer on Monday said she was "very pleased" with last quarter's financial results, as the firm announced its multibillion-dollar sale to Verizon has been delayed.
PHILADELPHIA -- Pep Boys, the Philadelphia-based auto-parts and repair store chain purchased for $1 billion last winter by investor Carl Icahn, said on Monday it has acquired the 27-year-old Just Brakes store chain and its...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump will meet with the CEOs of Detroit's three automakers Tuesday morning to discuss job creation.
At his first full press briefing Monday, new White House press secretary Sean Spicer made...Read more
The simplest techniques can be so effective.
I heard a call where a prospect voiced an objection, but seemed a bit shaky in his conviction regarding what he said.
The sales rep responded,
“What was that again?”
HARTFORD, Conn. -- A federal judge Monday blocked Aetna's $37 billion bid to take over rival Humana, saying the merger would weaken competition and harm consumers in hundreds of counties where the two insurance giants ...Read more
Jay Z's artist-owned streaming service, Tidal, and Sprint announced a new partnership on Monday that will give the company's 45 million customers unlimited access to Tidal, including exclusive content.
In the deal, the ...Read more
On Friday, the Trump administration suspended a pending rate cut to FHA mortgage insurance that the outgoing Obama administration announced just a week earlier.
The decision to indefinitely suspend the planned cut was one...Read more
CHICAGO -- McDonald's said Monday its fourth-quarter earnings slipped and a key sales metric fell in the U.S., as the world's largest burger chain wasn't able to draw more customers into its restaurants and sales gains ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Sprint Corp. announced Monday that it has acquired a 33 percent stake in Jay Z's music streaming service Tidal.
The partnership will give Sprint's 45 million retail customers unlimited access to ...Read more
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