• By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    CELEBRITY CHEF JAMIE OLIVER'S RESTAURANT CHAIN COLLAPSES

    Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant empire in the United Kingdom has collapsed.

  • Illinois' marijuana market could rival Colorado's in the coming years, report finds By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    ILLINOIS' MARIJUANA MARKET COULD RIVAL COLORADO'S IN THE COMING YEARS, REPORT FINDS

    CHICAGO - The cannabis industry in the U.S. has long been centered around states like Colorado and Oregon, but now, marijuana sales...

    Sale, Market, Industry, Industries, Marketing
  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    NRG BUYING ELECTRIC, NATURAL GAS UNITS OF STREAM ENERGY

    HOUSTON - NRG Energy plans to buy the retail electric and natural gas business of Dallas-based Stream Energy for $300 million.

    Buy, Energies, Business, Energy
  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    'DOWNTON ABBEY' MOVIE TRAILER GETS ROYAL TREATMENT

    It will soon be time to revisit the halls of "Downton Abbey."

  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    NRG BUYING ELECTRIC, NATURAL GAS UNITS OF STREAM ENERGY

    HOUSTON - NRG Energy plans to buy the retail electric and natural gas business of Dallas-based Stream Energy for $300 million.

    Buy, Energies, Business, Energy
  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    COCA-COLA IS BRINGING BACK NEW COKE IN HONOR OF 'STRANGER THINGS'

    Coca-Cola is hoping a failed product from the 1980s will help it go viral in 2019.

  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    CONSUMER CONFIDENTIAL: THE BOGUS-CHECK SCAM IS BACK, IN THE FORM OF A CAR-WRAP OFFER

    LOS ANGELES - Scammers aren't dumb - they stick with what works. It's always interesting, though, when a classic ruse gets dressed...

    Travels, Travel
  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    GRAINS HIGHER, LIVESTOCK MIXED

    CHICAGO - Grain futures were mostly higher Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

    Trading, Future, Futures
  • JC Penney starts out a rebuilding year with bigger loss and sales decline than expected By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    JC PENNEY STARTS OUT A REBUILDING YEAR WITH BIGGER LOSS AND SALES DECLINE THAN EXPECTED

    J.C. Penney starts out a pivotal year under new management with a bigger sales decline and wider loss than analysts expected. The transformation...

    Management, Sale
  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    COMPLEXITY GAMING OPENS ESPORTS EMPORIUM IN NORTH TEXAS WITH SEVEN-FIGURE INVESTMENT

    Complexity Gaming opened its new, revamped home Monday at The Star in Frisco, Texas, as the esports team seeks to push the boundaries...

    Investment, Videos, Industries, Video, Industry, Invest, Investments
  • Life in Trump's trade war brings chaos for corporate America By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    LIFE IN TRUMP'S TRADE WAR BRINGS CHAOS FOR CORPORATE AMERICA

    NEW YORK - For Columbia Sportswear Co., President Donald Trump's escalating trade war has snatched away the most finite resource of...

    Trading, New York
  • 'Dark clouds over Fremont': Tesla enters survival mode and stock price drops By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    'DARK CLOUDS OVER FREMONT': TESLA ENTERS SURVIVAL MODE AND STOCK PRICE DROPS

    Elon Musk's growth story is looking more like a fable as Tesla Inc. enters survival mode. Just over two weeks ago, Musk boasted to...

    Company, Companies
  • Michael Hiltzik: Black unemployment is rising again, undermining a Trump boast on economic growth By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    MICHAEL HILTZIK: BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT IS RISING AGAIN, UNDERMINING A TRUMP BOAST ON ECONOMIC GROWTH

    One aspect of American life that President Trump never tires of taking credit for is economic growth - specifically, job growth. So...

    Jobs, Job, Credit, Credits, Employment
  • Employees are pressuring Amazon to become a leader on climate. Here's how that could work By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    EMPLOYEES ARE PRESSURING AMAZON TO BECOME A LEADER ON CLIMATE. HERE'S HOW THAT COULD WORK

    SEATTLE - Amazon is preparing to do something it's never done before: disclose its companywide greenhouse gas emissions. The commerce...

    Sustainability, Energy, Energies
  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    $26 MILLION CLEANUP STARTING ON CONTAMINATED INDIANA CANAL

    HAMMOND, Ind. - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says a $26 million cleanup will begin this month of contamination on the Lake...

  • Huawei will make do without Google, but how well? By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    HUAWEI WILL MAKE DO WITHOUT GOOGLE, BUT HOW WELL?

    BEIJING - Life without Google is normal in China. About 1.4 billion Chinese people wake up each day to check WeChat instead of Gmail,...

    Videos, China, Video
  • ESPN President Jimmy Pitaro is fighting the cord-cutting wave By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    ESPN PRESIDENT JIMMY PITARO IS FIGHTING THE CORD-CUTTING WAVE

    When the 2019 NFL draft took over downtown Nashville last month, ESPN became a city within the city, with more than 600 staffers and...

  • By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    TRUMP CALLS OUT FOX FOR BOOKING DEMOCRATS, SHOWING HIS DISREGARD FOR JOURNALISM

    President Trump says "something very strange" is happening on his favorite television channel.

  • Kirkland consultant questioned for six hours in criminal probe of Boeing 737 Max crashes By Stl Today   -   May 21, 2019

    KIRKLAND CONSULTANT QUESTIONED FOR SIX HOURS IN CRIMINAL PROBE OF BOEING 737 MAX CRASHES

    While Boeing's push to lift the grounding of the 737 Max is making headlines, federal prosecutors have been quietly gathering information...

    Consulting
  • SpaceX will try again to launch 60 Internet satellites Thursday night from Cape Canaveral By Stl Today   -   May 20, 2019

    SPACEX WILL TRY AGAIN TO LAUNCH 60 INTERNET SATELLITES THURSDAY NIGHT FROM CAPE CANAVERAL

    SpaceX has set a date to try again for the launch of its constellation of Internet satellites, signaling the beginning of its entrance...

    Internet, Industry, Industries