Amazon has signed a lease for a new office space in Manhattan that will house more than 1,500 employees, less than a year after pulling out of a deal for a larger headquarters in the borough of Queens after politicians and activists objected to nearly $3 billion in incentives.
If you haven't noticed the thousands of retail stores closing their doors over the past decade, it's because like most consumers, you're buying everything online now.
Airbnb has officially banned party houses on the platform. The move comes two months after a deadly shooting at a Halloween party hosted at a rental home.
Uber, as part of a long anticipated safety report, revealed that more than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during its U.S. rides in 2018.
Twenty more women are suing Lyft, alleging that they were raped or sexually assaulted by drivers while using the service, adding to a slew of legal complaints against the company from passengers who say they were targeted by drivers.
Most Americans dread the holidays due to spending, according to a new survey.
Takata has discovered a new problem with its air bags that has led to at least one death.
Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down as CEO and president, respectively, of Google parent company Alphabet. The move caps more than two decades during which the pair have shepherded the one-time startup they founded in a Silicon Valley garage. Pichai, who has been Google’s CEO since 2015, will now also head up Alphabet. The company isn’t filling Brin’s position as president.
Critics of the high-end exercise equipment maker say the ad is sexist and classist.
Many of the stores that remain have the same old problems. They’re grungy and understaffed, poorly stocked and losing vendors.
The world may be heading for an even greater oversupply of oil, and that possibility — which could drive down fuel and energy prices — is hanging over members of the OPEC cartel as they head into negotiations Thursday.
A nasty tweet sent by SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk has landed the entrepreneur in court, and on Tuesday he showed up to defend himself.
Background checks on gun purchases in the U.S. are climbing toward a record high this year.
The co-founders of Google are stepping down as executives of its parent company, Alphabet.
Terry Glebocki is officially taking the reins as CEO of Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City. She is currently the only woman to head a casino in the city.
Potato crops damaged by cold and wet weather could reportedly mean a shortage of the beloved french fry.
Now banks want to turn data they already have on your spending habits into extra revenue by identifying likely customers for retailers.
Stores and businesses all across the nation did whatever they could Saturday to remind shoppers that there are retail options other than the big box stores and encouraging people to “shop small.”
Many Walmart shoppers were not pleased to learn that the retail giant's employees do not earn holiday pay for foregoing time with their families.
McDonald’s Australia wants everyone to give its newest eating trick a hand — but only one.