How the Canadian cannabis company Tilray became worth more than American...

The Canadian cannabis producer Tilray became the first marijuana company to go public on the Nasdaq in July. Its initial share price: $17. As...

DC voters raised the minimum wage for restaurant servers. City lawmakers...

Lawmakers in the District of Columbia are preparing to overturn a ballot measure that voters passed in June to raise wages for restaurant workers. Initiative...

Why fashion brands destroy billions’ worth of their own merchandise every...

The British luxury brand Burberry brought in $3.6 billion in revenue last year — and destroyed $36.8 million worth of its own merchandise. In...

The controversy over “Kylie Jenner, self-made billionaire,” explained

Being a billionaire is like being pregnant: You either are or are not. You either have a billion dollars or you don’t have a...

Ivanka Trump’s fashion brand is closing

First daughter and White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump is shutting down her eponymous fashion company. The brand’s remaining products will continue to be...

Elon Musk is now facing a Justice Department probe over his...

The fallout from Elon Musk’s Twitter tease that he might take Tesla private continues: Now the Department of Justice is looking into it. The electric...

Experts worry Amazon is building a dangerous monopoly

Amazon’s Prime Day, the e-commerce giant’s annual shopping holiday, draws millions of shoppers to its platform in hopes of scoring discounts. But the reason...

Donald Trump vs. JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon, explained

It’s been a real journey for President Donald Trump and JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon in recent years, and this week, the billionaires’ back-and-forth continued,...

Women accuse Facebook of illegally posting job ads that only men...

Facebook’s business model is under scrutiny again for its alleged role in perpetuating job discrimination. A group of women Facebook users filed a gender discrimination...

Starbucks hops on the bandwagon and eliminates plastic straws

Starbucks says it will eliminate all plastic straws from its 28,000 stores around the world by 2020, citing the threats they pose to oceans....