Small Business

Tommy Chong reflects on pot's evolution as he turns 80

May 24, 2018

About to turn 80, Tommy Chong says he never doubted he'd live to see the day when marijuana legalization would be sweeping the United States

Las Vegas strike would have far-reaching effect

May 24, 2018

Two casino companies facing the threat of a strike from housekeepers, bartenders, servers and other key employees saw their shares slide

Lingering limbo: Businesses uncertain about tax law impact

May 23, 2018

Rules needed for new tax law leave many small business still wondering if they'll win or lose

Trump eager to sign bill rolling back Dodd-Frank regulations

May 23, 2018

President Donald Trump says he is eager to sign a bill that will dismantle a chunk of the landmark Dodd-Frank act that grew out of the 2008 financial collapse

Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

May 23, 2018

Las Vegas casinos could watch tens of thousands of employees walk off the job after union members voted Tuesday to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1

Amazon urged not to sell facial recognition tool to police

May 23, 2018

Privacy advocates want Amazon to stop pushing police to buy and use its facial recognition tool

Congress moves to dismantle key post-crisis bank rules

May 22, 2018

Congress has moved to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks, installed to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis

Hunter accused of giving bribes for African elephant kill

May 22, 2018

The owner of South African hunting company has been indicted in the United States on charges of bribing Zimbabwe officials to let a hunting party shoot elephants inside a national park

Women look to make mark on male-dominated marijuana industry

May 22, 2018

Women are looking to make their mark in the burgeoning cannabis business.

From airlines to pizza parlors, EU businesses adopt data law

May 21, 2018

Businesses from pizza parlors to airlines across the EU's 28 countries are bombarding customers with emails seeking consent to use personal data as they rush to comply with the bloc's General Data Protection Regulation, which takes effect May 25.

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