Records Show Fox and G.O.P.’s Shared Quandary: Trump


“Do we have enough dead people for tonight?” It was a week after the 2020 elections, and Tucker Carlson — along with Fox News executives and other hosts — had watched with panic as Fox viewers, furious and disbelieving at President Donald J. Trump’s defeat, […]

Consumer complaints in Colorado soared last year, especially in retail


Consumer complaints in the state soared last year, with problems related to retail sales practices, home repairs and professional services dominating while unemployment insurance and other pandemic-related frauds faded from the scene, according to an annual update from Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser. Consumers filed […]

I Spent Two Years Revenge Spending. It Was Hard to Stop.


At first, I spent little during the pandemic’s early days. With bars and restaurants shuttered and no incentive to buy shoes or clothes, my primary indulgences had been nullified. I paid down my credit card balance and began saving in earnest for the first time […]

Denver Airbnb spending hit record last in 2022


Guests paid a record $106.5 million last year to skip the hotel and stay at Denver properties booked through companies like Airbnb and Vrbo, according to a BusinessDen analysis using tax revenue data provided by the city. That exceeds 2021 short term rental volume by […]

You’re Now a ‘Manager.’ Forget About Overtime Pay.


For four years beginning in 2014, Tiffany Palliser worked at Panera Bread in South Florida, making salads and operating the register for shifts that began at 5 a.m. and often ran late into the afternoon. Ms. Palliser estimates that she worked at least 50 hours […]

E.U. Officials Ban TikTok From Employees’ Phones


Citing security concerns, the European Commission on Thursday banned its staff from using TikTok, the Chinese-owned social media platform, a move that underscores increasing tensions between the West and China. The rule would apply to the Commission’s official devices as well as employees’ personal devices […]