(Photo Credit: Michael Dwyer/AP Photo) from my abcnews,com money blog Happy days are here again for housing … sort of. After more than a decade of boom and bust, a vital part of the U.S. economy may be finally returning to normal. That could be very good news for growth. Signs of stability include … Continue reading Smiley Face for a Troubled Economy: Why Housing Helps Build The Case
Month: August 2014
Burger King’s Northern Exposure: Out of the Frying Pan Into the Fire?
(Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)This blog is adapted from my ABCNews.com daily business blogBurger King is facing a grilling from critics of U.S. companies that move overseas to cut their tax bills.“I’ve eaten my last Whopper,” is among the many angry comments on Burger King’s Facebook page. That one received more than 1,000 "likes" at the company's social media … Continue reading Burger King’s Northern Exposure: Out of the Frying Pan Into the Fire?
Will this Wearable Video Camera Help Police-Community Relations After Ferguson?
(credit: taser.com) There is no video of the police shooting of 18 year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. This stark fact could lead to changes soon at many police departments across the country. Deprived of the facts about exactly what happened, raw emotions play a heightened role in the debate. People have very different … Continue reading Will this Wearable Video Camera Help Police-Community Relations After Ferguson?