Major American retailers have been selling premium-priced sheets purportedly made of Egyptian cotton — a byword for luxury in linens — but that may in reality be woven with lower-quality cotton blends.
The conversion of $4 billion in preferred stock by Dow Chemical leaves Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway as a major shareholder of the firm, but probably not for long. Read moreRead More »
The 2018 wet season is off to the races in South Florida, setting up the scenario for algae-bloom troubles in the region again this year. Even before the rainy season officially started, record rainfall in May dropped more than 300% of the monthly averages across the region. Read moreRead More »