Court decision foreshadows more problems

...Sadly, this state of affairs, with the judiciary rising in ascendancy and legislatures declining, was not envisioned by our Founders. But this is the unfortunate condition we face. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University...

The parent-kid pot talk from inside the industry

...entered the industry a couple of years ago. He co-founded and runs the app High There!.Cassandra Farrington, 43, is co-founder and chief executive of Marijuana Business Daily, a Denver-based industry publishing and conference planning company. She's...

Augusta event aims to start conversation on human trafficking, help young women

...two girls who were trafficked. Then discussions will be led in small groups.The guest speaker is Keilah Johnson, a co-founder of Truth in Chaos, an Atlanta-based nonprofit. Christian musician Mike Sarge, of Augusta, will perform.Fernandez said...

Business news

...short-messaging service reported sharply higher quarterly revenue.Twitter is "not satisfied" with its user growth, co-founder Jack Dorsey, who replaced Dick Costolo as CEO earlier this month, said Tuesday after the earnings report. But that's unlikely...

Federal officials fault company in fatal crash of commercial spacecraft

...and resolved as ever to increase that number.""It is important that our collective efforts and sacrifices are not in vain but serve to inspire others to make big dreams come true," said Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group's founder.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Latest book on Ty Cobb is well-researched account

...Cobb. NOTABLE DEATH OF BUDDY BUIE: I don't know if you saw it but Dothan, Ala.,-native Perry "Buddy" Buie, co-founder of the Atlanta Rhythm Section, died July 18 in Eufaula, Ala., at the age of 74.Buie, who once was road manager for Roy...

Generic drug leader Teva acquires Allergan unit

...Israel's largest drug company and has long been a source of pride for Israelis. The company dates back to 1901, when its founders launched a small importer of medications. According to the company's website, it began producing drugs in the 1930s.Its...

Clemson trustees call Tillman 'repugnant,' create task force to review possible name change

COLUMBIA - Clemson University trustees passed a resolution Friday calling the racist views of one of its founders, Benjamin Tillman, "repugnant to our values and our fundamental purpose," but did not call for removing the name of the late...

DIY dorm charm: Simple projects can make borrowed room your own

...Ryan, who focuses on economical, small-space design as the founder and CEO of the New York-based blog Apartment Therapy. For...foundations for beds or sofas."Christiane Lemieux, the founder of DwellStudio and creative director at Wayfair, suggests...

Online shoppers find savings, communities of people like themselves

...outpouring of mourning and remembrance after the brand's founder's death from cancer.Members of the "MJ Addicts" Facebook...resell groups created around the Matilda Jane brand honored founder Denise DeMarchis by posting "PIF" ("Pay It Forward...