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Sunday, October 21, 2018

CEOs move to ban sales of assault weapons

By: Cole Cronin When you think of the news in today’s world you can’t think of it without guns coming to mind.  Recent events of the shootings in Las Vegas and Florida have shaken up many...

The rise of American student loan debt

By: Katelyn Williams According to the Federal Reserve, the American population is currently burdened with an all-time high level of college debt. As of 2018, the total student loan debt across the country increased to 1.48 trillion dollars leaving recent college...

“Let’s just Uber”- The next big thing

By: Colleen Sheedy   “Hey, let’s just Uber” is a popular sentence uttered by most students at Bryant University on the weekends. Living on campus can create a serious struggle for navigating around Rhode Island and trying to get from one place to another. Whether we are trying to get...

Dep. Commerce Imposes Antidumping Duties

Go back a decade ago and you would see that the Whirlpool Corporation was dominating the United States' appliance market. However, due to unfair business practices, the combination of two large Korean companies are...

Chipotle Names New CEO: Brian Niccol

By Mitch Anderson Chipotle may be approaching big changes as they prepare to replace their current CEO, Steve Ells, on March 5th. Ells, a co-founder of Chipotle, has been in the company’s top position since...

Small business owners want to do it all

By: John Minichiello To start this off, I’d like to share a sensation which I like to call, entrepreneurial euphoria. Entrepreneurial euphoria: A phenomenon which drives us all. You can feel it during long periods of...

Financial markets experience 1,000 point drop

By: Chris Wright On Monday, February 5th, the stock market took one of the largest drops it has seen since the European Debt Crisis in August 2011. CNN money is calling it, “One of the scariest days...

Amazon to compete against the shipping giants

By: Andrew McCarthy Jeff Bezos, founder, and CEO of Amazon is always looking into new things as a serial entrepreneur. Some of his more current Amazon advancements have been in the food industry when the...

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