Americans in blended families cope with toll of deportation

BOCA DEL RÍO, Mexico (AP) — It's almost as if Letty Stegall is there, back home in the United States, beside her daughter to prod her awake for school. When her husband goes to the grocery store, she ...

Gartner: 46% of organizations in N. America are offering ‘Summer Friday’ benefit this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—According to a survey by Gartner, Inc., 46% of organizations in North America will offer their employees "Summer Fridays" this year, a 30% increase from the number...

Eritrean diaspora watches Ethiopia thaw with hope, mistrust

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The sudden thaw between longtime enemies Eritrea and Ethiopia is opening up a world of possibilities for the neighboring countries' residents: new economic and diplomatic ties,...

Mark Wahlberg buying auto dealership in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mark Wahlberg wants you to see the U.S.A. in a Chevrolet. The 47-year-old actor, producer, businessman and former rapper on Thursday announced he's launching hi...

Upcoming Events in Taipei July 21 - July 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- There are plenty of interesting and unique events happening in Taipei at the end of July. Here are just a few suggestions for exciting events happening around th...

Beyond Meat Opens Doors of New State-of-the-Art Innovation Center in Los Angeles, Expanding Research Footprint and Fueling Progress Toward a Perfect Build of Meat Directly from Plants

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Working to unlock the Future of Protein™, plant-based meat category leader Beyond Meat today opened the doors of their new 26,000 square foot research and d...

Tractor driver dies as fire consumes Oregon wheat fields

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man killed in an Oregon wildfire appears to have been trying to protect his neighbor's property from flames sweeping through vast wheat fields in a rural farming area, authorit...

2nd STREET USA, Inc. to Open Third American Store in Costa Mesa, Orange County, California, on July 20th, 2018

NAGOYA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--2nd STREET USA, a subsidiary of GEO Holdings (TOKYO: 2681), is set to open its third US Store, 2nd STREET Costa Mesa, at THE CAMP shopping mall in Costa M...

The Latest: Dozens of businesses affected by NYC steam blast

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a Manhattan steam pipe explosion (all times local): 10:30 a.m. The executive director of a business improvement district says dozens o...

Implementing Merchandising Analytics Enabled a Home Furnishings Retailer to Enhance Their Core Merchandising Activities | Quantzig

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Quantzig, a pure-play analytics solutions provider, has announced the completion of their latest merchandising analytics engagement on the retail industry. A lea...

Growing fire shows potential for explosive Northwest season

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A fast-moving grass fire fueled by gusting winds in the Pacific Northwest has forced dozens of households to evacuate and prompted Oregon Gov. Kate Brown to declare an emergency ...

Hyatt Regency Zhenjiang Opens in East China

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the opening of Hyatt Regency Zhenjiang in East China’s Jiangsu province. Set atop the East Tower of Suning Pl...

Travel agents: How to find a good one and how they can help

When you can book every aspect of a trip online yourself, why would you use a travel agent? Erika Richter, communications director for the American Society of Travel Agents, says tra...

Baseball, beer help Wright Brothers' hometown rise again

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — When I was growing up in greater Dayton, Ohio, in the 1960s and '70s, the city already had been to the top of prosperity hill and was coasting down the other side. ...

New Food Trends That Will Change the Way the Food Industry Works | Infiniti Research

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--Infiniti Research, a world-renowned market intelligence solutions provider, has announced the completion of their latest article on the new food trends defining ...