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High July 4th Gas Prices Are A Myth, Says Petroleum Analyst

“Perhaps we can finally get rid of the myth that gas prices go up for the holiday,” an analyst said of historically low July 4th prices. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Samsung Will Open a Home Appliance Factory in South Carolina

Donald Trump tweeted a positive response to the news. The South Korean company plans to generate 954 local jobs by 2020. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Uber Is Facing an Investigation in Australia Over Minimum Wage

Uber defended the way it engages drivers, saying it allowed them more independence. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Twitter Has a New VP of Inclusion and Diversity

Candi Castleberry-Singleton has years of experience in the field at Motorola and Sun. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

China Releases Activists Who Investigated Factory That Made Ivanka Trump Shoes

Investigators alleged the factory had low wages and excessive overtime practices – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Ransomware Attacks Halts Shipping Giant Maersk in Its Tracks

Preventing the global firm from taking new orders while delaying cargo deliveries. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Lowe’s Goes High on Innovation

Lowe’s is experimenting with all sorts of futuristic technology. But can it make a difference? – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

The Buzzy New Technology That Could Make Pills Obsolete

Big pharma’s buzzy new medical breakthroughs for drug delivery implants could make pills obsolete. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Trump to Nominate Textron Executive For Pentagon Acquisition Post

If confirmed, Ellen Lord would become the Pentagon’s chief weapons buyer. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Widespread Disdain for ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli is Making Jury Selection Difficult

Potential jurors variously described Martin Shkreli as “evil” and a “snake” – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

New Cars Are Unaffordable for Most Americans

In some areas of the U.S, median incomes dragged, making new cars unaffordable to many. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune