How a Small Black-Owned Newspaper Fought a Racist Establishment and Won

If you think the news is a battleground now, you should have been in Trinidad in August 1969. That’s when the Trinidad Express refused to stop covering the story of Dr. Leonard Hanna, a Black American dentist, and his wife, who’d been turned away from the Trinidad Country Club tennis courts despite their staying at […]

Emirates launched a new flight targeted at a small city in New Jersey that most Americans have never heard of — and it’s a brilliant strategy

Boeing Emirates launched its first non-stop flight between Dubai and Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey. The route is targeted at New Jersey’s large Indian, Pakistani, and Bangladeshi population. According to Emirates, traffic flow into and out of the Indian subcontinent account for 1/3 of the airline’s entire US business. Over the past three […]

Autopsy indicates Mollie Tibbetts was stabbed to death after being abducted while on a run in her small Iowa town

Poweshiek County Emergency Management Agency Autopsy results on Thursday revealed 20-year-old Mollie Tibbetts was the victim of a homicide and died from “multiple sharp force injuries.” A state medical examiner said the finding means a sharp-edged or pointed object such as a knife was used to attack Tibbetts. The man charged with first-degree murder in Tibbetts’s […]

Toyota Mulling a Different Kind of Small Hybrid – the Fun Kind

We’re a long way from any kind of confirmation, but Toyota’s upcoming Corolla Hatch could become something you’d want to toss around — assuming top brass listen to the brand’s chief engineer. With the Corolla iM hatch giving way later this summer to a vastly improved five-door that ditches the Scion-era “iM” designation, the automaker […]

In This Michigan Small Town, You Can Hail an ‘Amish Uber’

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American Express purposefully jacked its FX prices for small businesses without telling them, according to a new report (AXP)

First Class Photography/Shutterstock A new report by the Wall Street Journal alleges that American Express lured small companies into attractive foreign exchange deals, then later jacked the rates. The logic, according to the Journal, was to increase AmEx’s profits without making their clients aware. Sources said the company chose smaller clients because they were less […]