McDonald’s sued over sexual harassment claims

Energized by the #MeToo movement, two national advocacy groups are teaming up to lodge sexual harassment complaints against McDonald’s on behalf of 10 women who have worked at the fast food restaurant in nine cities. The workers — one of them a 15-year-old from St. Louis — alleged groping, propositions for sex, indecent exposure and lewd comments by supervisors. According […]

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CEO mom catches infant daughter copying her business phone calls

Boss baby! Toddler impersonates her CEO mother by making a ‘business call’ on a backwards iPhone – but her very important conversations are all in gibberish Rachel Kaplowitz, 35, came home from work one day to find her then-one-and-a-half year old daughter copying her mom on a business call The mother-of-two from New Jersey is the CEO of Share Honey […]

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Sports betting opens up a world of thrills without team loyalty

You are a Giants fan, same as your father and grandfather, and there you are at MetLife Stadium, part of a raucous blue army, your beloved G-Men driving for the go-ahead score, when some Cowboys cornerback intercepts Eli Manning and returns it 75 yards for touchdown, and yet you are secretly celebrating inside as others around you gasp in horror. […]

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The Worst Business Deals Donald Trump Has Ever Made

Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that Donald Trump has had a prolific and high-profile business career. Even as president, he’s still making money from his various businesses (whether or not that’s legal is a different debate). Trump has worked hard his whole life and has a vast business empire to show for it. Yet not every move […]

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Why Kate Middleton’s gown was a royal flop for dress retailers

Just because you’re marrying a prince — or you are Hollywood royalty — doesn’t mean your wedding gown-inspired designs will have a fairy tale result at retail. Just ask any wedding dress retailer about Kate Middleton’s 2011 wedding gown. “I [could not] tell you it was a hot number,” said Jim Resh, who owns J&B Bridals in Chambersburg, Pa. “We […]

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How Meghan Markle’s wedding dress will impact the gown industry

Meghan Markle will walk down the aisle in 12 days — and the US wedding gown industry is royally pumped. They are hoping the American actress’ choice of a dress is just sexy enough and trend-setting enough to spark an uptick in sales in the $32 billion wedding dress market. Included in the expected 1 billion-strong TV audience will be […]

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Burger King wants you to trade your boarding pass for a Whopper

How far will Burger King fans go for a flame-grilled hamburger? Apparently all the way to the airport. The fast food chain has launched a new campaign in Romania called “Whopper No Show,” which asks people to purchase a low-cost one-way plane ticket, go to the airport, make it through airport security and then hand over their boarding pass in […]

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