Jun 23, 2014 How Richard Rockefeller created a true sharing economy in Portland, Maine
Dec 27, 2013 Industrial robots are replacing factory workers on the assembly line. Will minimum-wage retail jobs be next?
Sep 6, 2013 They are called restaurants within restaurants, and they are becoming a popular and more affordable alternative to starting a new restaurant from scratch.
Jun 24, 2013 The FBI has asked IFC sketch comedy show 'Portlandia' for rights to use a clip from the program in its advanced intelligence training classes.
Jan 3, 2013 According to urban planner Jeff Speck, designing cities for cars makes cities "crappy," but making a city walkable is no easy task.
Dec 6, 2012 A new government report says that the U.S. should export more of its natural gas to boost the economy, but is there enough demand overseas and how will exportation affect prices at home?
Nov 28, 2012 The ban means BP will not be able to receive government contracts, loans or grants -- at least for a while.
Oct 24, 2012 Manufacturing activity in October rises to a three month high and China eclipses the U.S. in foreign direct investment.
Jul 10, 2012 Corruption watchdog group Transparency International released a report today admonishing big business to do more to crack down on corruption. The report slams companies from China and Russia along with American financial services corporations.