Stories about Economy

Jan 17 2017

Rich man, poor man: A closer look at Oxfam's inequality figures

A new report by charity group, Oxfam, highlights the deeply-rooted levels of wealth inequality in the world, with estimated that the world's richest 1% now have more mo...

Dec 30 2016

Takata could pay up to $1 billion to settle U.S. criminal probe

The Wall Street Journal reports that the settlement will see Takata resolve allegations of criminal wrongdoing after the company's airbags have been linked to a number ...

Dec 29 2016

Police respond with strong presence after Philadelphia Mills melee

Arizona Mills Mall in Tempe was given the all-clear by Tempe Police shortly after the shooting was reported. As WPVI (Philadelphia) reports , Philadelphia Police Chi...

Dec 27 2016

There's a great new way to reuse your old Amazon shipping boxes

Amazon did not specify a closing date for the partnership. Sales revenues support local job placement and training and other community-based services. But if you don't ...

Dec 26 2016

Russian plane disappears from radar after take-off from Sochi, 92 onboard

En route to Latakia, the plane landed in Sochi to refuel, the Defense Ministry's press service told Russia's Interfax news agency. Mourners gathered Sunday outside th...