Category: Business

Backlash Over Ad Depicting Naomi Osaka With Light Skin Prompts Apology

Naomi Osaka, the half-Haitian, half-Japanese tennis champion, is the star of a new Japanese anime-style advertisement. The problem? The cartoon Ms. Osaka bears little...

Potential game changer for Detroit’s housing problem

Charles Ommanney | Getty Images Shuttered and repossessed homes line the streets of a middle-class neighborhood on the east side of Detroit. Plus, if you’re a...

Cadillac debuts three-row crossover XT6 to lure luxury buyers

In recent years the company has begun releasing a slew of SUVs meant to target these gaps, as the brand phases out slower selling sedans. Cadillac debuted the compact...

How to Make a Millennial Feel Cozy in Just One Beverage

Ease, comfort, and pleasure are what millennials, those members of the high-anxiety “Doom Generation,” really want — and capitalism is into it. A new beverage...

TaskRabbit rolls out on-demand service

Background checks of freelance workers has come front and center In the wake of the deadly shooting spree in Kalamazoo, Michigan, last month. An Uber driver, Jason...

Elon Musk and Tesla have ‘outmaneuvered’ the SEC, says Jeff Sonnenfeld

Mark Brake | Getty Images Elon Musk speaks at the International Astronautical Congress on September 29, 2017 in Adelaide, Australia. Musk detailed the long-term...

Der Spiegel to Press Charges Against Reporter Who Made Up Articles

HANOVER, Germany — Der Spiegel has announced that it will press charges against a former star reporter accused of systemically faking interviews and articles, in what...

TaskRabbit pushes consumer expectation

5:21 PM ET Tue, 1 March 2016 If you need someone to stand in line for you at the passport office, online chore market place “TaskRabbit” can help you. The...

EU refuses to help British PM over Brexit, says ‘it is not open for renegotiation’  

The EU-27 also said it stands ready to start negotiations on future trade arrangements as soon as the U.K. leaves in March. They also repeated the Irish backstop is only...

A Yacht, a Monet, a See-Through Piano: The U.S. Collects on a Fugitive’s Shopping Spree

The government is trying to recoup the many assets of Jho Low, a Malaysian financier at the center of an international fraud case who had very expensive tastes. Source...