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Puerto Rico faces peril

Published: May 5, 2016 Debt default leaves Puerto Rico’s economy crippled WILL HORN Business Editor Emeritus Puerto Rico defaulted on $400 million dollars of debt that it had borrowed from…

Leadership changes

Leadership changes

Published: May 5, 2016 PRISM leaders pass the batton JORDAN REIS Business Editor As of Wednesday the leadership of the student run investment fund PRISM has changed. Former senior portfolio…

Apple faces first major loss in 13 years

Published: April 28, 2016 WILL HORN Business Editor Apple Inc. posted its first quarterly revenue decline in 13 years. This has come as a shock due to the vast support…

UBER wins in bitter sweet fashion

Published: April 28, 2016 MICHAEL BIANCO Staff Writer Uber has reached a settlement with its drivers in California and Massachusetts over whether they should be classified as contractors or employees.…

Internet contiues expansion to new areas

Internet contiues expansion to new areas

Published: April 28, 2016 JORDAN DEN HERDER Staff Writer In the latter half of the 18th century, the Industrial Revolution began to take its foothold on the world and alter…

Alphabet’s Google sued over phone monopoly

Published: April 21, 2016 JORDAN REIS Staff Writer Alphabet is in everything. Since Google divided all of its companies under the gigantic umbrella company that is Alphabet, law makers have…

Goldman Sachs reaches $1.5 billion settlement

Published: April 21, 2016 THOMAS MEEHAN Staff Writer Goldman Sachs procured a settlement with both federal and state governments on Monday to ostensibly pay $5.1 billion for its role in…

Historian speaks at Henry George Lecture

Historian speaks at Henry George Lecture

Published: April 21, 2016 KEVIN MUNNS Business Correspondent This semester’s Henry George Lecture was given by Edward T. O’Donnell, Ph.D., a history professor and author of the book “Henry George…

KSOM rated in top 25 for affordable MBA

KSOM rated in top 25 for affordable MBA

Published: April 21, 2016 ABIGAIL HATCH  Business Correspondent The University has long upheld excellence as one of its core beliefs. The Jesuit phrase, “The Magis,” means to do more, not…

Verizon workers strike after failed negotiations

Published: April 14, 2016 WILL HORN Business Editor Verizon Communications Inc. workers decided that enough was enough, and they started striking Wednesday morning . 40,000 unionized employees have walked off…