In 2017, General Motors, the largest U.S. automaker, with brands like Chevrolet, Cadillac, and Buick, made one of its boldest moves yet. It sold its European Opel and Vauxhall brand to the French automaker PSA. It was the end of an era for GM, which had first ventured into Europe nearly 90 years before.
Every spring, all 32 teams in the NFL battle it out over three days and seven rounds of selection to fill their teams with a new batch of young players. The 2019 NFL Draft, held in Nashville, TN, has come with its own set of surprises when it comes to top picks and last round draft picks. Watch this video to find out more about the money behind the NFL Draft rookie contracts.
With more than 6,500 locations across the country, Taco Bell is one of the top fast-food chains in the U.S. But turnover in top management could mean trouble for the company in the years ahead.
Taco Bell is huge in the United States. It has been ranked as one of the top five fast-food chains in the country, based on sales. Despite the brand's popularity, Taco Bell has been dealing with upheaval in its C-suite. Its former CEO Brian Niccol joined rival Chipotle in 2018. Watch this video to find out what's at stake for the company.
George Lucas' space opera is a cornerstone of the modern film industry and a cultural phenomenon around the globe. The 10 films in the "Star Wars" franchise have grossed more than $4.5 billion domestically since 1977. Outside the U.S., it's garnered more than $4.6 billion. But there is one place that "Star Wars" hasn't had the same success — China.
March Madness is about upsets, underdogs and uplifting narratives. The Big Dance is also about big money.
Todd Rose was a high school dropout, who supported his family of four with minimum wage jobs and welfare. He went back to school and worked his way to Harvard, where he is now a faculty member.
Todd Rose struggled most of his life when it came to education. He was a high school drop out and struggled to make ends meet while working minimum wage jobs and relying on welfare. Todd went back to school and worked his way to becoming a Harvard Professor.
There are more than 6,500 Tesco stores worldwide, but there is one country where the British retailer failed to take off: the United States.