Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: pandora, musician, royalties
To boost profits, the music streaming service is pushing a bill in the House of Representatives that would cut payments to musicians. A coalition representing recording artists plans to fight back with an anti-Pandora PR campaign.
Posted In: wedding dresses, David's Bridal, weddings
Private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier and Rice's proposal to buy David’s Bridal for $1.05 billion is a reminder that wedding wear is still a big retail business.
Posted In: illegal, Internet, Silk Road, online retail, online shopping, drugs
The secretive online marketplace works just like eBay or Amazon. The only difference is that its merchandise is illegal, and all of its users are anonymous.
Posted In: NASA, weather
Forecasting bad weather events in space can save big money down here on earth.
Posted In: Fun At Work, workplace, office behavior
Trust falls, scavenger hunts, outdoor team-building -- these are activities best left to the professionals.
Posted In: Banks, money laundering, Standard Chartered
Standard Chartered denies passing Iranian funds through the U.S. But after other laundering cases, why is the U.S. popular for cleansing money?
Posted In: mars
The Curiosity Rover's successful landing got us wondering: Just how much would it cost to live on the Red Planet?
Posted In: space, mars, Science, NASA
If you want to be surrounded by other earthlings as you watch NASA's Mars rovers land on the red planet, head for Times Square. The rovers, the space agency's biggest hits, will be live on the big screen.
Posted In: Retail, men, New York
A New York grocery store creates a special space just for men.
Posted In: employment, stress, productivity, vacation, Europeans
Europeans get a minimum of three weeks of paid vacation, but many Americans get none. While Americans may work more, it doesn't necessarily mean they're being more productive.