Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: video streaming
Google is in talks to buy Twitch, a live video game streaming service.
Posted In: B Corporation
Some corporations have a legal status that formalizes their social goals.
Posted In: retail sales, numbers
Retail sales for April were disappointing, but month-to-month data is problematic.
Posted In: south china sea
China is in conflict over its claim to a vast part of the South China Sea.
Stanford becomes the first major university to eliminate fossil-fuel investments in its endowment -- but only coal.
Posted In: climate change
Climate change does not rate very high on the list of the public's concerns.
Posted In: VIX, Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index, Wizard of Oz, fear
When stock markets are going down, the VIX index is going up.
Posted In: Clippers, Donald Sterling, NBA
Clippers are suddenly hot, but what are they worth as a franchise?
Posted In: NCAA, college football, non-union workers
The NCAA and big-time football colleges have been rethinking the way they treat athletes.
Valeant’s acquisitions have a focus: Companies that produce “medical aesthetics” products to smooth and clear facial skin.