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Maine moves ahead law to clarify legality of hemp-based food

Feb 23, 2019 • 8:01 AM ET Money The Washington Times  

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Lawmakers in Maine have moved ahead with a bill designed to clarify that the production and sale of hemp-derived food products …

Upper East Side Salon Under Investigation for Racial Discrimination

Feb 23, 2019 • 7:55 AM ET Money The New York Times  

New York City is reviewing complaints from former employees at Sharon Dorram Color at Sally Hershberger who say their hair was deemed inappropriate …

DealBook Briefing: What Will Warren Buffett’s Annual Letter Say?

Feb 23, 2019 • 6:55 AM ET Money The New York Times  

The market rout late last year and losses at Kraft Heinz hurt Berkshire’s profits. Mr. Buffett also talked about his appetite for huge deals and the …

Poland: Statue of priest toppled over abuse claims restored

Feb 23, 2019 • 5:43 AM ET Money The Washington Times  

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Shipyard workers in northern Poland on Saturday put back in place the metal statue of a prominent Solidarity-era priest that …

Inside the Rise and Fall of a Multimillion-Dollar Airbnb Empire

Feb 23, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Money The New York Times  

Multiple misleading identities, more than 100 host accounts and 18 corporations were created to run an illegal hotel business in Manhattan, according …

Macron visits French farm fair amid rural anger, decline

Feb 23, 2019 • 3:06 AM ET Money The Washington Times  

PARIS (AP) - President Emmanuel Macron pledged Saturday to protect European farming standards and culinary traditions threatened by aggressive …

Sliding scale of fees proposed for state police protection

Feb 23, 2019 • 3:05 AM ET Money The Washington Times  

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Municipalities that currently rely on state police for full-time coverage would need to pay the state a per-resident fee for …

The Shift: Do Not Disturb: How I Ditched My Phone and Unbroke My Brain

Feb 23, 2019 • 3:00 AM ET Money The New York Times  

I couldn’t read a book, watch a full-length movie or sustain a long conversation. Late last year, I decided enough was …

Pakistani police arrest 2 men trying to blow up gas line

Feb 23, 2019 • 1:37 AM ET Money The Washington Times  

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistani counterterrorism police say they have arrested two insurgents attempting to blow up the main gas pipeline in the …

At Trump-Kim Summit, Host Vietnam Blazes Trail for North Korea

Feb 23, 2019 • 12:08 AM ET Money The Wall Street Journal  

When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets President Trump in Hanoi, the venue itself will carry a message for the dictator: Cooperate with the U.S. …

Grijalva to push for permanent ban on new mining claims

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:15 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona Rep. Raul Grijalva is pushing to make a temporary ban on the filing of new mining claims in the …

Utility worker fired after accused of hunting on the job

Feb 22, 2019 • 10:05 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - An Austin electric utility worker has been fired after being accused of going hunting when he had claimed to be working. The …

U.S.-Huawei Fight to Take Center Stage at Trade Show

Feb 22, 2019 • 9:48 PM ET Money The Wall Street Journal  

A large delegation of U.S. officials is heading to Spain for the world’s largest telecommunications trade show, planning to ratchet up a monthslong …

From bombers to Big Macs: Vietnam a lesson in reconciliation

Feb 22, 2019 • 9:11 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - The Vietnamese capital once trembled as waves of American bombers unleashed their payloads, but when Kim Jong Un arrives here …

It Shook the Food Business by Snagging Burger King, Kraft and Heinz. Now 3G Is Reeling.

Feb 22, 2019 • 9:05 PM ET Money The Wall Street Journal  

The Brazilian investment firm burst onto the scene a decade ago with a string of acquisitions, and then cut costs using a hard-nosed budgeting tactic …

Houston company recalls fish products that weren't inspected

Feb 22, 2019 • 8:17 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

HOUSTON (AP) - Officials say a Houston-based seafood company is recalling nearly 101,000 pounds (45,810 kilograms) of fish products, specifically …

Kraft Tests How Much Costs Can Be Cut as Tastes Change

Feb 22, 2019 • 8:01 PM ET Money The New York Times  

The reputations of some of the world’s most powerful investors rest on whether they can get consumers excited again about Kraft macaroni and …

Apps Send Sensitive User Information Directly to Facebook

Feb 22, 2019 • 7:49 PM ET Money The Wall Street Journal  

Millions of smartphone users confess their most intimate secrets to apps, including personal health information. Unbeknown to most people, in many …

For China, Israel Loses Its Promised Land Allure

Feb 22, 2019 • 7:00 PM ET Money The Washington Post  

The “Startup Nation” is ramping up scrutiny over mainland deals in its tech sector. Frostier ties will hurt both …

Owners vote to strip Trump name from luxury condo building

Feb 22, 2019 • 6:49 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

NEW YORK (AP) - Big, brassy letters spelling "Trump" will be ripped off another New York City apartment tower, the last of six luxury condominiums …