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Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration
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Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration

April 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
America’s farmers are feeling anxious about President Donald Trump’s crackdown on illegal immigration.  Patricia Dudley, the head of Bethel Heights Vineyard, looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20...
Oregon teen sells $1 million in custom socks
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Oregon teen sells $1 million in custom socks

April 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
Seventeen-year-old Oregon resident Brennan Agranoff spends his days going to school, doing chores and running his custom-design sock business. It’s no simple hobby: Agranoff is the founder and CEO of HoopSwagg, and he has...
France presidential election results cheer investors
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France presidential election results cheer investors

April 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
LONDON  – Global financial markets appeared to breathe a sigh of relief after the results of the first round of the French presidential election, with France’s main stock index hitting its highest level since...
Hotly-debated Trump move could hit your pocketbook, farmers say
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Hotly-debated Trump move could hit your pocketbook, farmers say

April 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead...
The four words Apple exec wants Gen Z to say
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The four words Apple exec wants Gen Z to say

April 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
After working with a team to reimagine the retail experience at Apple stores over the past three years, Angela Ahrendts, senior vice president of retail at Apple Inc., reveals the strategy behind the redesigned stores – and...
Blockbuster Video’s unexpected sequel
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Blockbuster Video’s unexpected sequel

April 23rd, 2017 | by Contributor
April 23, 2017, 9:50 AM| The first Blockbuster video rental store opened in 1985, and at its peak the company had 9,000 stores worldwide. But that was before Netflix. Blockbuster went bankrupt in 2010, but not every store closed...