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Mexican-food chain Chipotle was grilled this week over a policy of rounding bills, sometimes resulting in customers being charged more than advertised. The controversy stemmed from a report in the Newark Star-Ledger. Diners there complained Chipotle was rounding up bills, so if a bill’s total plus tax added up to $35.24, the restaurant actually charged [...] [Read More]
ABOVE: Sheriff’s Deputies from Hillsborough and Osceola Counties pass out drinks to protesters in the Romneyville camp during the Republican National Convention on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Law enforcement officials also distributed surplus food to the Romneyville camp. (Photo by Edward Linsmier/Getty Images) Oakland, Los Angeles, Seattle, New York — pretty much any […] [Read More]
Mitt Romney seems of hearty stock– he weathered accusations all through the primaries from fellow Republicans, when the likes of Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry, to quote Top 10 Real Estate Deals, “said he was a flip flopper who pioneered Obamacare in Massachusetts, supported gun control before he was against it and was [...] [Read More]
You can tell it’s almost football season because the Giants’ Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Crawford were practicing the tip drill in Tuesday night’s game against the Astros. With two outs in the first inning, Houston catcher Jason Castro hit a foul pop that was bobbled like a hot potato and swatted high into the air [...] [Read More]
Click on “show caption” for links to the PDFs. Apple’s billion dollar win against Samsung over smartphone design and software patent infringement has stirred up memories of other tech patents Steve Jobs created and filed. So check out some of those patents above. -Chris Quinn [Read More]
TV titan Oprah Winfrey has beaten directors Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg to be named the world’s highest paid celebrity after banking a whopping $165 million in the past year. The media mogul has come out on top in the new Forbes magazine poll, just days after being listed as the 11th most powerful woman […] [Read More]