The IRS says it is seeing a big drop in the number of tax refunds being stolen by identity thieves after the agency teamed up with tax preparers to fight the problem.
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Tuesday...
The U.S. company that manufactured panels on a London apartment tower where at least 80 people perished in an inferno has quit selling them for high-rises because it has no control over their installation, a top...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 12:36 PM EDT
Chipotle Faces Backlash After Norovirus, Rodent Incidents
Between a recent norovirus outbreak at one restaurant and rodents falling from the ceiling at another, Chipotle Mexican Grill is facing a stark decline in consumer’s perception of the brand.
Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars.
Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 04:19 AM EDT
McDonald's Adds Big Mac Onesie to Items it Delivers
McDonald's describes the McDelivery Collection as "a selection of fun, fashion forward items you can wear or use whenever and wherever you order." It also includes french fry-themed sweatsuits and sandals,...
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 07:16 PM EDT
Exxon Fined $2M for Tillerson-Era Breach of Russia Sanctions
Exxon Mobil Corp. must pay a $2 million fine for showing "reckless disregard" for U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's CEO, the Treasury Department said Thursday....
Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 05:44 PM EDT
Carrier Cuts Jobs at Factory Where Trump Said He Saved Jobs
The Carrier factory where then-President-elect Donald Trump announced that he had made a deal to save U.S. jobs from moving to Mexico has started the process of laying off workers.
NBC News reports that 338...
Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 09:51 AM EDT
Walmart Apologizes for N-Word in Product Description
Walmart apologized after the n-word was used on its website in the product description for a third-party seller's item, NBC News reported.
“We are very sorry and appalled that this third party seller listed...
Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 06:10 PM EDT
Netflix Adds 5.2 Million Subscribers, Crushing Estimates
Netflix's second quarter report released Monday showed an addition of 5.2 million memberships, crushing Wall Street estimates of 3.23 million.
New seasons of Netflix hits such as "House of Cards" and "Orange is...