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Saturday, Jun 2, 2018 at 11:19 PM EDT

Paramount Scraps Airing 'Heathers,' Citing School Violence

Paramount Scraps Airing 'Heathers,' Citing School Violence

After delaying its airing in the aftermath of February's Florida high school shooting, Paramount Network is permanently scrapping "Heathers."

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 05:36 PM EDT

Beauty Battle: Dept. Stores Making Over Cosmetics Aisles

Beauty Battle: Dept. Stores Making Over Cosmetics Aisles

It's the beauty aisles themselves getting makeovers now. Department stores are being forced to rethink how they sell higher-end makeup and perfume as competition intensifies from discounters like Target,...

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 06:41 PM EDT

US Unemployment Falls to Nearly 1969 Levels; Hiring Solid

US Unemployment Falls to Nearly 1969 Levels; Hiring Solid

Another month of strong hiring drove the nation's unemployment rate down to 3.8 percent — tantalizingly close to the level last seen in 1969, when Detroit still dominated the auto industry and the Vietnam War...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 04:26 PM EDT

Sears to Close 72 More Stores Amid Financial Struggles

Sears to Close 72 More Stores Amid Financial Struggles

Sears Holdings announced Thursday that it will close 72 more stores in 2018, CNBC reported. The announcement comes as its same-store sales continue to decline at a double-digit percentage rate. Sears said it...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 04:07 PM EDT

Reversal: Consumer Reports Now Recommends Tesla Model 3

Reversal: Consumer Reports Now Recommends Tesla Model 3

A wireless update of antilock braking software improved the stopping distance of Tesla's electric Model 3, prompting Consumer Reports to reverse course and give the car its "Recommended Buy" rating. The...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 05:19 AM EDT

Walmart Offers Employees New Perk: Cheap Access to College

Walmart Offers Employees New Perk: Cheap Access to College

Walmart is offering its employees a new perk: affordable access to a college degree. America's largest private employer, which in the past has helped its workers get their high school or equivalency degrees,...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 06:19 AM EDT

Need an Entry-Level Job at a Store? It Can Be Harder Now

Need an Entry-Level Job at a Store? It Can Be Harder Now

Getting a job at a store or fast-food restaurant — often a way into the economy for an unskilled worker — used to be as simple as walking up and down the mall and applying. Now, with store chains closing and...

Monday, May 28, 2018 at 11:53 PM EDT

Starbucks Training a First Step in Confronting Bias: Experts

Starbucks Training a First Step in Confronting Bias: Experts

Starbucks, trying to put to rest an outcry over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores, is closing more than 8,000 stores for an afternoon of anti-bias training, a strategy some believe can keep racism...

Monday, May 28, 2018 at 10:29 PM EDT

China Approves 13 New Ivanka Trump Trademarks in 3 Months

China Approves 13 New Ivanka Trump Trademarks in 3 Months

Ivanka Trump's brand continues to win foreign trademarks in China and the Philippines, adding to questions about conflicts of interest at the White House, The Associated Press has found. On Sunday, China...

Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 08:22 AM EDT

Sephora Offers Free Makeup Classes for Transgender Community

Sephora Offers Free Makeup Classes for Transgender Community

Sephora announced earlier this week that it will begin offering makeup classes geared toward transgender and gender-nonbinary individuals at its locations across the United States, NBC News reported. The beauty...

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