Frontier Airlines adds flights to/from Wichita to Denver

Frontier Airlines adds flights to/from Wichita to Denver

Low-fare airline Frontier Airlines is returning to Wichita. The airline announced today that it will offer non-stop flights between Wichita and Denver. The new flights are set to begin on August 30. See the schedule of flights below. The Wichita flights are among nine new routes announced by Frontier. “These additional nine routes are the […]

Equifax's data breach by the numbers: The full breakdown

Equifax's data breach by the numbers: The full breakdown

Equifax releases details on last year’s breach. NurPhoto Equifax is offering a closer look at its massive data breach, which revealed sensitive information on more than half the American population last year. The company released the details Monday in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, following demands from US senators. The credit-monitoring company, which gathers personal […]

US Stocks Tick Lower Ahead of Iran Decision

US Stocks Tick Lower Ahead of Iran Decision

Oil falls ahead of White House’s Iran decision Stock markets edge lower U.S. dollar up, Treasury yields unchanged U.S. stocks opened lower Tuesday ahead of President Donald Trump’s decision on whether to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 54 points, or 0.2%, to 24302 shortly after the opening bell…. […]

Having calorie counts on menus will make us healthier

Having calorie counts on menus will make us healthier

Fast food burger (Getty Images) After years of delay, the Food and Drug Administration has started requiring calorie counts nationwide on menus at chain restaurants, convenience stores, and supermarkets. This long overdue requirement, which went into effect Monday, will be a key step in allowing Americans to take control of their diet — one that could […]

Jamie Dimon sees 4% bond yields ahead — but don't panic

Jamie Dimon sees 4% bond yields ahead — but don't panic

It’s D-Day for oil as investors wait for POTUS to lay down his Iran proclamation, and investors keep selling the slick stuff in anticipation. While crude is going to dominate the day, there’s another asset worth keeping a weather eye on. Just a couple of weeks ago, the yield on 10-year Treasurys […]

Elon Musk Candy Company? What Went Down Between Musk and Warren Buffett

Elon Musk Candy Company? What Went Down Between Musk and Warren Buffett

Over the weekend, Elon Musk rattled off a series of tweets about candy and Willy Wonka. While it might’ve seemed like another random venture Musk decided to embark on, like his sale of flame throwers or hats, the billionaire was actually teasing Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. It started when the Tesla CEO said companies don’t […]

Powell Says Emerging Markets Equipped to Navigate Turbulence

Powell Says Emerging Markets Equipped to Navigate Turbulence

The Federal Reserve’s gradual push towards higher interest rates shouldn’t be blamed for any roiling of emerging market economies, which are well placed to navigate the tightening of U.S. monetary policy, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said. In a speech that argued U.S. decision-making isn’t the major determinant of flows of capital into developing economies, Powell […]

Takeda Clinches $62 Billion Deal to Buy Drugmaker Shire

Takeda Clinches $62 Billion Deal to Buy Drugmaker Shire

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. reached an agreement to buy larger rival Shire Plc for about 46 billion pounds ($62 billion) in a deal that transforms it into a top drugmaker in the lucrative business of rare diseases and boosts its heft in the U.S. The Japanese company capped a drawn-out pursuit by agreeing to pay Shire […]