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Watch: Lesbian Woman Faces Birthday Cake Rejection from Dairy Queen, Gets Apology

Watch: Lesbian Woman Faces Birthday Cake Rejection from Dairy Queen, Gets Apology

BUSINESS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 22, 2021

A young lesbian woman in Cochrane, Canada, faced rejection at a local Dairy Queen when her family's request for a birthday cake message was denied by the establishment's supervisor.

Land O'Lakes' Beth Ford Makes History as First Out Lesbian CEO of Fortune 500 Company

Land O'Lakes' Beth Ford Makes History as First Out Lesbian CEO of Fortune 500 Company

BUSINESS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 21, 2021

Land O'Lakes President and CEO discusses her experience as the first out lesbian to helm a Fortune 500 company.

Keepster: Saving Memories in a Digital Age

Keepster: Saving Memories in a Digital Age

BUSINESS | Jan 21, 2021

Keepster is an innovative app that archives your messages with easy-to-use search functionality that can also turn your messages into creative keepsakes for years to come.

One Million Moms Find Two Men Sharing a Creme Egg 'Disgusting' and 'Gross'

One Million Moms Find Two Men Sharing a Creme Egg 'Disgusting' and 'Gross'

BUSINESS | Jan 21, 2021

It shouldn't surprise anyone that the cranky Christian group One Million Moms are not fond of the Cadbury Creme Egg ad campaign featuring two men sharing one of the seasonal treats.

United Airlines Posts $1 Billion Loss in Pandemic-Laden Q4

United Airlines Posts $1 Billion Loss in Pandemic-Laden Q4

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Jan 20, 2021

United Airlines said Wednesday that it finished one of the worst years in its history by losing $1.9 billion in the last three months of 2020, and it predicted more of the same in the first quarter of this year.

Netflix's Big 4Q Lifts Video Service Above 200M Subscribers

Netflix's Big 4Q Lifts Video Service Above 200M Subscribers

BUSINESS | By Michael Liedtke | Jan 20, 2021

Netflix's video streaming service has surpassed 200 million subscribers for the first time as its expanding line-up of TV series and movies continues to captivate people stuck at home during the ongoing battle against the pandemic.

Martha Stewart-Backed, High-Tech Indoor Farm AppHarvest Starts Shipping Tomatoes

Martha Stewart-Backed, High-Tech Indoor Farm AppHarvest Starts Shipping Tomatoes

BUSINESS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 20, 2021

AppHarvest plans to ship 45 million pounds of tomatoes each year from its 60-acre indoor farm in Morehead.

Oklahoma Judge Orders 'Tiger King' Zoo to Turn Over Big Cats

Oklahoma Judge Orders 'Tiger King' Zoo to Turn Over Big Cats

BUSINESS | Jan 19, 2021

A federal judge in Oklahoma has ordered the new owners of an Oklahoma zoo featured in Netflix's "Tiger King" documentary to turn over all the lion and tiger cubs in their possession, along with the animals' mothers, to the federal government.

Watch: Bronx Married Couple Told to Leave Restaurant by Anti-LGBTQ Worker

Watch: Bronx Married Couple Told to Leave Restaurant by Anti-LGBTQ Worker

BUSINESS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 19, 2021

A married couple say they were told to leave a local eatery because a worker didn't like the fact that they were gay. The men vowed not to return as customers, but they did have a rally just outside a couple of days later.

Concerns Grow Over Eurostar Rail Service Linking UK, EU

Concerns Grow Over Eurostar Rail Service Linking UK, EU

BUSINESS | Jan 19, 2021

The head of France's state rail company has sounded the alarm over the future of the Eurostar train service, which connects the U.K. with continental Europe and has been hurt badly by the halt to travel during the pandemic as well as Brexit.

JPMorgan Chase Donates $5 Million to LGBTQ Organizations Amid Pandemic

JPMorgan Chase Donates $5 Million to LGBTQ Organizations Amid Pandemic

BUSINESS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 19, 2021

JPMorgan Chase is donating $5 million to LGBTQ organizations that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Discovering the Brilliance Behind Harmony CBD's Skincare Products

Discovering the Brilliance Behind Harmony CBD's Skincare Products

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jan 18, 2021

Harmony CBD has harnessed hemp's power to create a line of skincare products that will have us looking better than ever in 2021.

Chick-fil-A in Castro Valley? Let the Battle Begin

Chick-fil-A in Castro Valley? Let the Battle Begin

BUSINESS | Jan 15, 2021

Chick-fil-A hit a roadblock this week in an effort to open a new location in Castro Valley. But was it traffic concerns or the company's stance on LGBTQ issues that ruffled the Castro Valley Municipal Advisory Council's feathers?

Watch: Doritos Ad Tells True Story of Father, Gay Son, and Acceptance

Watch: Doritos Ad Tells True Story of Father, Gay Son, and Acceptance

BUSINESS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 15, 2021

A three-hankie ad from Doritos tells the true story of a single dad who gets advice online about how to talk to his gay son after realizing that the college friend the son has invited home is more than just a buddy.

Employers Offer Incentives to Get Workers Vaccinated

Employers Offer Incentives to Get Workers Vaccinated

BUSINESS | By Alexandra Olson, Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 15, 2021

As vaccinations continue across the U.S., some companies are offering financial incentives to encourage their workers to get the shots.

2021 Stock Market Outlook: Covid Vaccine, Political Gridlock, Possible Recovery

2021 Stock Market Outlook: Covid Vaccine, Political Gridlock, Possible Recovery

BUSINESS | By Anna-Louise Jackson and Benjamin Curry | Jan 14, 2021

The year that brought so many surprises is shaping up to be a surprisingly good one for investors, and that's a timely reminder for 2021.

Delta Posts $12B Loss in 2020, Cautious Q1 Outlook

Delta Posts $12B Loss in 2020, Cautious Q1 Outlook

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Jan 14, 2021

Delta Air Lines closed the books on a disastrous 2020 with a comparatively small fourth-quarter loss, and executives expect a few more rocky months.

Who Is That Masked Ginger on Those Tongue-in-Cheek Security Ads?

Who Is That Masked Ginger on Those Tongue-in-Cheek Security Ads?

BUSINESS | Jan 13, 2021

He's become a meme for wearing a mask on the wrong part of his head during the pandemic, and for that ginger mustache that curls in a way that makes every hipster's envious. But who is the guy in those snarky SimpiSafe commercials?

PGA Championship Leaving Trump National in '22 Tournament

PGA Championship Leaving Trump National in '22 Tournament

BUSINESS | By Doug Ferguson | Jan 11, 2021

The PGA of America cut ties to President Donald Trump when it voted Sunday to take the PGA Championship event away from his New Jersey golf course next year.

New Law Cracks Down on Shell Companies to Combat Corruption

New Law Cracks Down on Shell Companies to Combat Corruption

BUSINESS | By Joshua Goodman | Jan 11, 2021

Thanks to a watershed overhaul of U.S. money laundering laws, locating the proceeds from foreign bribery, drug trafficking and financing for terrorists could be as easy as a few keystrokes.

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