Orexigen boasts of diet pill’s heart benefits; regulators not happy
Orexigen boasts of diet pill’s heart benefits; regulators not happy March 04, 2015

While initial trial data indicated that Contrave was not only safe to the cardiovascular system but also beneficial, the person who led the trial said that the results were incomplete and that the company should have avoided releasing it publicly.

Keurig K-cup inventor does not use them, regrets invention
Keurig K-cup inventor does not use them, regrets invention March 04, 2015

Sylvan invented the Keurig machine and K-Cups, but he doesn’t even use the environmentally disastrous coffee pods

Ford faces a crisis as harsh winter slams U.S. auto sales
Ford faces a crisis as harsh winter slams U.S. auto sales March 04, 2015

Many of Ford’s models posted double-digit declines in sales compared to the same time last year, with the Edge model plunging 40 percent.

Could the Fed hike the interest rate as early as June?
Could the Fed hike the interest rate as early as June? March 03, 2015

Murmurs behind the scenes suggest that support is growing for a June rate hike with strong job and wage growth continuing, rather than wait for later this year or early 2016.

Wal-Mart’s pay hike may pressure competition to do the same
Wal-Mart’s pay hike may pressure competition to do the same March 01, 2015

Wal-Mart’s lowest paid employees are seeing a pay wage, and competitors may follow suit.

U.S. dollar has worst month in a long time
U.S. dollar has worst month in a long time February 28, 2015

The dollar’s growth slowed after months of dizzying growth as the U.S. economy continues to recover, but despite the slowing rally, investors believe the dollar will continue to grow in 2015.

Barnes & Noble to keep Nook division, announces college books unit spinoff
Barnes & Noble to keep Nook division, announces college books unit spinoff February 27, 2015

Barnes & Noble plans to keep their Nook tablets in retail stores and separate their college books unit into a publicly traded company Barnes & Noble Education.

Southwest allows jets to flying after missed inspections
Southwest allows jets to flying after missed inspections February 25, 2015

Southwest failed to perform mandatory inspections on 128 jets, FAA agrees planes can fly for five days while checks are completed

Google Wallet is about to ambush Apple Pay
Google Wallet is about to ambush Apple Pay February 23, 2015

Google Wallet is poised to trump Apple Pay out of its number one spot.

Exploding Cats card game overwhelms Kickstarter
Exploding Cats card game overwhelms Kickstarter February 23, 2015

Exploding Kittens has set the record for most-backed Kickstarter campaign of all time.