• Unhappy With Your Life? You Might Be French Friday, 3 May 2013 | 12:06 AM ET

    French people consistently rank among Europe's most dissatisfied in surveys, despite having a higher quality of life. Researchers are trying to figure out why. The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Nevada Becomes First State to Launch Online Poker Site Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Nevada has become the first state to legalize online poker play for residents of legal age. Many other states will follow suit if sites such as UltimatePoker.com prove successful.

  • I Do! Bank of Korea Opens Up for Weddings Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 8:57 PM ET
    Wedding couple wearing traditional Korean costumes.

    Dealing with monetary policy and interest rates is the Bank of Korea's main role, but in May it will start hosting weddings...again.

  • "Six Flags is back and big," said James Reid-Anderson, chairman of Six Flags Entertainment, discussing how the company's deferred revenue gains is a positive indication of future growth.

  • Creative Entrepreneurs Promote Pot Tourism Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 8:36 AM ET

    Amid new laws that permit adult pot use, entrepreneurs are offering packaged tours for the 4/20 weekend, an annual event for marijuana activists. Cannabis cooking class, anyone?

  • Disney University: The Power of Free Popcorn Saturday, 6 Apr 2013 | 2:33 PM ET

    "Mickey Mouse wants to know if you would like this big, fresh box of popcorn." The power of free popcorn, a lesson from Disney University.

  • CEOs: Act Like a Local and Avoid Global Blunders Saturday, 6 Apr 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    Did you just stick your foot in your mouth? It's all too easy to commit a social faux pas when doing business in a foreign country. Here are some tips for keeping it classy.

  • Honeymoons Over My Hammy! Weddings at Denny's Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 3:03 PM ET

    Can't decide which you love more—your honey or maple syrup? Why choose? Denny's is now offering weddings at its Las Vegas restaurant.

  • More Finger Lickin' Without the Bones? KFC's Latest Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 10:11 AM ET

    The fast-food chain, which is owned by Yum Brands, will introduce fried boneless chicken chunks as an alternative to its traditional breast, thigh and drumstick pieces.

  • How Much More Can Carnival Cruise Lines Take? Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 4:48 PM ET
    Carnival Cruise Lines

    More bad news for Carnival cruise lines: Another ship adrift and reports of sick guests on an island cruise center. Will this latest wave sink the stock?

  • William Shakespeare Was a Tax Dodger: Study Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    As millions of procrastinating Americans prepare to file their taxes, here's a fun fact: William Shakespeare was a tax dodger!

  • Tokyo Bar Offers Cocktail of Booze and Buddhism Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 2:09 AM ET

    At the "Vowz Bar" in Tokyo, Buddhist chants replace karaoke songs and sermons are served alongside drinks.

  • Yes You Can! Find Work When There Are No Jobs Sunday, 31 Mar 2013 | 2:53 AM ET

    This author was recently out of work and out of hope, but in his new book he shares his real-life advice on how to find a job when it seems hopeless.

  • Hobbs on Travel & Leisure in Q2     Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Simon Hobbs with the Travel & Leisure sector's plans for Q2.

  • 'F' for Nutrition: Inside Restaurant Kids' Meals Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 9:37 AM ET

    The menus offered to children by most U.S. restaurant chains have too many calories, too much salt or fat, and often not a hint of vegetables or fruit, according to a new study.

  • How Much for the Chili? Panera Lets Diners Decide Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 4:52 PM ET
    Chili Turkey

    Order a bowl of turkey chili at a St. Louis-area Panera Bread cafe, and it'll cost you a penny. Or $5. Or $100. In other words, whatever you decide.

  • Switcheroo: Turning Office Guilt Into Productivity Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Gahhhhhh! Aren't there some tasks you just hate? Here's an office experiment: The "guilt hour." It's a way to knock off those unwanted tasks and shed the guilt.

  • Restaurants Hope Tax Refunds Bring Customers Saturday, 23 Mar 2013 | 2:38 PM ET

    The higher payroll tax and rising gas prices are prompting consumers to dine out less. But could tax refunds in the mail bring relief to the sector?

  • The author identifies the most common sacred cows at work and reveals how to overcome the dangerous behaviors that masquerade as virtues.

  • Five Steps to Brilliant Innovations Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    In her new book, this author offers five ways to help you to innovate everything from personal problem solving to entrepreneurial aspirations to tackling larger, more complex global issues.

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