Judge Okays Volkswagen Emissions Deal

Anger still flares after judge okays Volkswagen emissions deal. From Yahoo Finance: “A federal judge approved the largest auto-scandal settlement in U.S. history Tuesday, giving nearly a half-million Volkswagen owners and leaseholders the choice between selling their cars back or having them repaired so they don’t cheat on emissions tests and spew excess pollution. U.S. District… Continue reading Judge Okays Volkswagen Emissions Deal

Nine Hospital Bankruptcies in 2016

Becker’s Hospital Review has pointed out that there have been nine hospitals across the country that have filed for bankruptcy so far this year. You can read their article if you click here. The following is a list of the 9 bankruptcies with links if you would like more information: Pushmataha Hospital in Antlers, Oklahoma filed for bankruptcy… Continue reading Nine Hospital Bankruptcies in 2016

Coupa Cafe in Palo Alto Now Accepting Bitcoin

“Cash, credit, or Bitcoin? A Palo Alto cafe is adopting a new payment method. Within the past several weeks, Coupa Cafe in Palo Alto became one of the only brick-and-mortar businesses in the Bay Area — and in the world — to start accepting Bitcoin, an online, unregulated open-source currency. Let’s say you want to… Continue reading Coupa Cafe in Palo Alto Now Accepting Bitcoin

Another Day Another City Files Bankruptcy

“San Bernardino on Tuesday became the third California city in less than a month to seek bankruptcy protection, with officials saying the financial situation had become so dire that it could not cover payroll through the summer. The unexpected vote came at the suggestion of the interim city manager, who said the city faces a… Continue reading Another Day Another City Files Bankruptcy