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Susan Mulcahy On 'Confessions Of A Trump Tabloid Scribe'

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 4:09am

No page of any newspaper captures the celebrity gossip of New York like Page Six of the Post. Former editor Susan Mulcahy talks to David Greene about how she helped to make the myth of Donald Trump.

Disney Stock Drops As Company Misses Earnings Expectations

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 4:09am

Despite blockbusters like Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Zootopia, the Walt Disney Company's quarterly earnings fell short of estimates. The markets were not happy.

Researchers Appear Close To A Remedy For Citrus Greening Disease

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 4:09am

Florida is known for its oranges and orange juice. For the past decade, a disease called greening has devastated the citrus crop there, and it has spread to other states. Now there's hope for a cure.

Blankenship To Begin Serving Time As Conspiracy Case Is Appealed

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 4:09am

Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship heads to prison to begin serving a one-year sentence. He was convicted of conspiring to violate federal mine safety laws after a 2010 coal mine collapse.

As Feds Crack Down On For-Profit College, A Founder Heads To Prison For Fraud

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 3:44am

FastTrain, a for-profit school in Florida, collected some $35 million in student loans and federal financial aid and used deceptive advertising and pressure tactics to recruit students.

Google To Ban Payday Loan Ads

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 3:27pm

Google says it will ban all payday loan ads from its site. Consumer advocates say the lending practice hurts the poor and vulnerable.

Why The U.S. Is Promoting Crops Grown In Gaza

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 12:44pm

Before Hamas took over Gaza, agriculture was a big contributor to its economy. The U.S. hopes reviving the industry will boost not only farmers, but also security — by creating economic opportunity.

Google Announces It Will Stop Allowing Ads For Payday Lenders

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 12:09pm

The search giant prohibits ads for dangerous, counterfeit and offensive items, among other things. Now it will also ban ads for loans due in less than 60 days, or with an APR of 36 percent or more.

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream Is About To Have Its 1st Public Demo

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 11:52am

Imagine a pod that can travel through a tube between San Francisco and Los Angeles in 30 minutes. Hyperloop One is testing a piece of this technology in the Nevada desert on Wednesday.

Sheryl Sandberg Is Right: Single Moms Are The Original 'Leaner Inners'

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 9:42am

Lean In author Sandberg got a lot of flak for being tone-deaf to single parents, nonparents, people with fewer resources — but the Facebook executive has a new perspective, says writer Lori Gottlieb.

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