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K4Connect: Why technology is poised to disrupt senior living industries

K4Connect: Why technology is poised to disrupt senior living industries

8 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

K4Connect is making technology for the growing number of seniors who are coping with some kind of disability while living in a community setting.
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Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

9 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers sought to tamp down concerns Sunday that the U.S. may be sliding into a recession. In appearances on the Sunday show...
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Waking up a sleepy California mattress company | How I Made It

14 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Shaun Pennington, 39, is president of Diamond Mattress, his family's nearly 80-year-old California company. The Compton firm is facing major disruption in a traditionally...
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Meet The Company Turning Old Milk Into Sustainable Clothing

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Mi Terro aims to draw attention to the amount of waste produced in the dairy industry by creating sustainable fabrics from unused milk. The company sources excess milk from a...
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A new report offers fresh evidence that Trump's trade-war tariffs are hurting the US - even though he says they're not

A new report offers fresh evidence that Trump's trade-war tariffs are hurting the US - even though he says they're not

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

President Trump has long said that China is far more affected by the tariffs he's imposed than the US. Industry watchers have voiced disagreement, saying US consumers and...
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How Slavery Became America's First Big Business

1 day ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Historian and author Edward E. Baptist explains how slavery helped the US go from a "colonial economy to the second biggest industrial power in the world."
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VCs have poured over $1.6 billion into cannabis startups this year alone as investor interest in the burgeoning industry explodes

VCs have poured over $1.6 billion into cannabis startups this year alone as investor interest in the burgeoning industry explodes

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

VCs have poured close to $1.6 billion into the cannabis industry startups as of July, according to data from PitchBook. That's up from just $16 million in 2013, as Colorado...
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KKR has quietly started hiring college seniors- we have the details, and what it says about how private equity is battling banks to fill six-figure jobs

KKR has quietly started hiring college seniors- we have the details, and what it says about how private equity is battling banks to fill six-figure jobs

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

For the first time ever, private equity giant KKR is rolling out a formal analyst program that it will fill with college graduates. Many private equity firms traditionally only...
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The Most Fascinating Standoff in Corporate America: The Accountant Who Exposed Madoff vs. GE

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Who's right, the sleuth who exposed Bernie Madoff's gigantic Ponzi scheme, or GE's prestigious board and highly-regarded CEO, a team lauded on Wall Street for making great...
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Google has quietly hired a key executive from controversial startup Palantir to be a VP of engineering

Google has quietly hired a key executive from controversial startup Palantir to be a VP of engineering

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Google has hired Palantir's former CIO, Arvind KC. KC, a former executive at the controversial data analysis firm, is joining Google as a VP of engineering. Palantir has been...
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Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dead at 36 after...

Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dead at 36 after motorcycle crash in Austin

36-year-old Cedric Benson died late Saturday night after a motorcycle crash involving a minivan in Austin, Texas. Benson played football in the NFL for the Chicago Bears, the... Read more ...

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers sought to tamp down concerns Sunday that the U.S. may be sliding into a recession. In appearances on the Sunday show... Read more ...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets

Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10, KOTA-TV reported . Giltz, who has two older children with her... Read more ...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the wildest international Burger King menu items

Burger King, like many other fast food chains , offers a variety of international menu items that aren't available in the US. Some travelers might even rethink avoiding fast... Read more ...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented immigrants can't go to school

Stephen Miller , President Donald Trump's nativist advisor, tried to devise a plan that would keep undocumented immigrant children from attending public schools, Bloomberg... Read more ...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge Masvidal to an East vs. West Coast gangster fight

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis at UFC 241. Diaz won every round on every judges scorecard, besting Pettis in style. He then used his victory speech to challenge... Read more ...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods including squealing alarms, doors shooting open, and cold jets of water

Porthcawl, a town in Wales, is spending $200,000 to upgrade its public toilets, so no one can have sex in them or vandalize the property. Jets of water will shoot out from the... Read more ...

Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent...

Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent Trump event, or not get paid

Workers at a new Shell plant in Pennsylvania say were told they had to attend a speech by President Donald Trump in order to get paid, according to a report from the Pittsburg... Read more ...

President Trump says he doesn't see a recession on the horizon

President Trump says he doesn't see a recession on the horizon

WASHINGTON - President Trump tried to alleviate fears of a recession on Sunday, echoing recent statements from his top economic advisers. “I don't see a recession,” Trump said... Read more ...

The best places to buy engagement rings online

The best places to buy engagement rings online

It may sound strange to shop for an engagement ring online, but these days, there are a lot of great options. After much research, my fiancé and I bought my engagement ring... Read more ...