Prior to working as a staff reporter at Marketplace David freelanced for Marketplace from New Orleans and St. Louis. Prior to that he worked odd jobs in Seattle, Alaska, Mexico and New York. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and dog.
Posted In: Target, Credit Cards, consumer data, data breach, data security
Gregg Steinhafel resigns as company seeks to rebuild its reputation.
Posted In: TXU, LBOs, KKR
When Energy Future filed for bankruptcy, its total assets were $36.4 billion
Posted In: U.S. Postal Service, mail
For less than the price of a cup of coffee, you can send a letter halfway across the globe. How?
Posted In: Air Jordans, sneakers
Air Jordans started a sneaker collecting culture.
Posted In: sonic, burgers, fast food
We're Number 4!!! Sonic is the 4th largest burger chain in the U.S. by sales, but concentrated in a few regions.
Posted In: Michael Bloomberg, donations
Michael Bloomberg is committing $50 million to create an anti-gun voting operation. What does $50 million buy?
Posted In: digital ads
Researchers believe that more than one third of all internet traffic is from bots
Posted In: kosher food, Manieschewitz
Manischewitz tries to broaden its base by latching onto the healthy food movement.
Posted In: food deserts, grocery stores
A California survey finds more food shops sell beer than milk.
Posted In: film, movie theaters, movies
If theaters don't make money off admission, why do ticket prices seem so high?