Virgin Galactic Reveals Futuristic Outpost For Space TourismTwo levels within the spaceport include mission control, a preparation area for pilots and a lounge for customers and their friends and families, with each element of the fit and finish paying homage to either the desert landscape that surrounds the futuristic outpost or the promise of traveling to the edge of space.
With Flooding And A Trade War, Deere Cuts Outlook AgainChina this month abruptly cut off purchases of U.S. farm products in protest of tariffs and tariff threats from the Trump administration.
Dole Recalls Baby Spinach After Random Test Finds SalmonellaThe spinach being recalled has a use-by-date of Aug. 5 and was distributed in 10 states: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.
Raid On Poultry Plant Owned By Park Ridge Company To Have Long Term EffectsKoch Foods, one of the country's largest poultry producers based in the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge, said in a statement that it follows strict procedures to make sure full-time employees are eligible to work in the country.
Walmart Pulls Violent Game Displays, No Change On Gun SalesPatrick Markey, a psychology professor at Villanova University who focuses on video games, found in his research that men who commit severe acts of violence actually play violent video games less than the average male.
Sears And Kmart Closing 26 More Stores In October
FedEx To End Ground Delivery Business With AmazonThe announcement comes two months after FedEx already terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said dumping Amazon is part of its plan to go after more e-commerce deliveries from other companies.
Walgreens To Shut 200 US Stores As Part Of Cost-Cutting PlanWalgreens has been hit by challenges including reimbursement cuts and lower price increases for branded drugs.
'Feeding Frenzy' Makes Illinois Fair Favorites AffordableDozens of food vendors will participate by dropping prices on vinegar fries, cheese curds, lemon shake-up drinks and more from 2 to 5 p.m. each day of the fair.
Many Hopeful For Hard Rock Casino In Gary, But Some Say Promised Path Isn't NewThose behind plans for a Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Gary are gambling on its success.
United Airlines Suspending Flights From O'Hare To Leon, Mexico, Due To 737 Max GroundingBeginning September 3, United will temporarily suspend service between its hub in Chicago and Leon, a city in central Mexico. It currently offers one daily round trip flight between the cities.
Capital One: Hacker Accessed More than 100 Million Account, Credit Card ApplicationsA hacker gained access to more than 100 million Capital One customers’ account and credit card applications, the bank said Monday.
Beyond Meat Raises 2019 Outlook, But Shares Slump On OfferingTen-year-old Beyond Meat burst into the spotlight in May with its initial public offering on the Nasdaq. Its $25 opening share price has risen 700% since then. At its closing price of $222.13 Monday, Beyond Meat was worth $13.3 billion, or more than Campbell's Soup.
Smithsonian, Other Institutions To Get Ebony Photo Archive"There is no greater repository of the history of the modern African-American experience than this archive. Saving it and making it available to the public is a great honor and a grave responsibility."
Tesla Posts $408M Loss In 2Q, Causing Stock To PlummetThe setback had already been telegraphed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Still, it underscored Tesla's ongoing challenges and helps explain why the company's shares have plunged by more than 20% this year while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has surged by 20%.