Small Business

Turks feel pinch from currency slide ahead of polls

May 26, 2018

Many in Turkey are feeling the pinch as the Turkish lira lost more than 20 percent of its value against the dollar since the start of the year.

Court: Montana minimizes impact of mining near Yellowstone

May 25, 2018

A gold exploration proposal near Yellowstone National Park has faced a significant setback as a judge blamed Montana officials for understating the potential for mining to harm land, water and wildlife

Problem with container spurs evacuation at nuke waste dump

May 25, 2018

The U.S. government's only underground nuclear waste repository was evacuated after a drum of waste was found to be misaligned inside its packaging

Famed chef Mario Batali's Vegas Strip restaurants will close

May 25, 2018

Mario Batali's three Las Vegas Strip restaurants will close July 27 as the celebrity chef faces sexual misconduct allegations

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

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