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Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 08:17 AM EDT

Oprah Winfrey to Help Weight Watchers Find New CEO

Oprah Winfrey to Help Weight Watchers Find New CEO

Oprah Winfrey will help Weight Watchers pick a new leader after the company announced Monday that its CEO will step down at the end of the month. James Chambers, who has led Weight Watchers since 2013, will...

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 01:39 PM EDT

Target to Hire More Than 70,000 for Holiday Season

Target to Hire More Than 70,000 for Holiday Season

Target says it will hire more than 70,000 seasonal store workers during the busy holiday shopping season, about the same as it hired last year. It also plans to hire an additional 7,500 people for its distribut...

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 05:58 AM EDT

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company. Mayer hasn't announced plans to leave, but...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 06:20 PM EDT

Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries

Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries

Flying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech. Chipotle is taking part in a test this month that will let some of the university's students and staff have their favorite tortilla-wrapped meal...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 08:59 PM EDT

FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones

FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones

The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday strongly urged travelers not to turn on or charge Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cell phones while on planes, after a series of incidents involving exploding batteries. In...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 07:35 PM EDT

‘I Already Lost Them’: The World Reacts to Apple’s AirPods

‘I Already Lost Them’: The World Reacts to Apple’s AirPods

At Apple’s product launch event Wednesday, the company confirmed what many had been speculating for months: The new iPhone 7 does not have a headphone jack. iPhone users who want to communicate and listen to...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 05:46 AM EDT

Walgreens to Unload More Than 500 Stores

Walgreens to Unload More Than 500 Stores

Walgreens believes that it will probably have to unload more stores than expected to ease antitrust concerns over its pending, $9.41 billion acquisition of Rite Aid, a deal that would make the nation's...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 02:05 PM EDT

Airbnb Addresses Claims of Racism, Revamps Website

Airbnb Addresses Claims of Racism, Revamps Website

Before the end of the year, Airbnb plans to display user photos less prominently, promote instant bookings and introduce technological changes to address widespread reports of racial discrimination against...

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 10:33 AM EDT

ITT Technical Institute to Close All Campuses

ITT Technical Institute to Close All Campuses

The company that runs ITT Technical Institute announced Tuesday it was shutting down academic operations at all of its campuses and thousands of its employees will lose their jobs. The move comes a more than a...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 04:57 PM EDT

Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space

Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space

On Thursday, a SpaceX rocket, along with a satellite leased in part by Facebook, were destroyed in a launch pad explosion at Cape Canaveral. The explosion, in which no people were harmed, occurred during...

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