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The Postal Service, which shipped 3.5 billion packages last year, is cut off from the alcohol shipping business. But that could be changing.
As the U.S. airline industry continues to shrink, dozens of small and midsize cities are scrambling to try to maintain their economic lifelines.
Although two winning lottery tickets can claim the $636 million Mega jackpot, only one store clerk who sold the ticket will get a $1 million bonus.
Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands chairman and CEO, explains why he is concerned about extending long-term unemployment benefits, and provides insight on the state of the consumer.
WASHINGTON, Dec 17- Washington's city council on Tuesday approved raising the minimum wage to $11.50 an hour, one of the highest rates among U.S. cities and part of the wealthy region's push to hike base pay. The District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce has called for raising the minimum wage to $10 over three years and then indexing it to inflation.
From tech firm Uber to small business Tyler's Trees, Christmas tree deliveries to your home is the latest order-on-demand business model.
Peek.com has been called the "OpenTable of travel." Ruzwana Bashir, Peek CEO & co-founder, discusses the launch of their first mobile app and the insight investors Jack Dorsey and Eric Schmidt have provided.
The number of employee-owned U.S. companies is now increasing by 10 percent or more annually. "It's hardly socialism," says one exec.
I never imagined that writing about my personal life would turn me into a globe-trotting, royalty-meeting public speaker.
U.S. small business optimism edged higher in November as manufacturers led a gain in newly created jobs. But Main Street remains cautious.
With the holiday-shopping countdown on, see a list of 10 cool gift ideas—from men's suit jackets to hand-forged copper bowls. And all American-made.
From unique pop-up stores to online marketplaces, shoppers this holiday season have more choices when it comes to seeking "Made in USA" goods.
Women are helping women in the wore torn Middle East, especially in Jordan where a flood of Syrian refugees are launching businesses to survive.
Discussing fast-food workers' push for a $15 minimum wage, and the burden to small businesses, with William Rodgers, Rutgers University public policy professor, and Republican strategist Joe Watkins.
Strikes against fast-food restaurants have called for the minimum wage to increase to $15, but the side effects of such a jump are unclear.
Fast food workers from 100 cities across the U.S. are expected to stage a mass strike on Thursday, marking the largest ever push for higher wages.
Fast-food workers in about 100 cities will walk off the job this Thursday, organizers say.
The US was founded on entrepreneurial freedom but the entrepreneurial spirit in America is in jeopardy, Amway's chairman says.
A report details how a new class of micro-preneurs is balancing numerous jobs and income streams with the help of new marketplaces such as Etsy.
The film industry is pushing deeper into technology, amid growing competition for consumer dollars. Why 3-D and IMAX are just the beginning.