Why Taco Bell is turning its health menu into a muscle menu
Like it or not, the paleo diet fad has now gone mainstream.
This week, Taco Bell announced that it will be beefing up its menu - quite literally - by launching a new menu centered around meat and protein.
College graduates are sorting themselves into elite cities
Census data suggests that in 1980 a college graduate could expect to earn about 38 percent more than a worker with only a high-school diploma. Since then, the difference in their wages has only widened as our economy has shifted to bestow greater and greater rewards on the well-educated. By 1990, that number was about 57 percent. By 2011: 73 percent.
Why does the Vatican need a bank?
The Vatican Bank's history reads more like Dan Brown than the financial pages, but its worst -- and weirdest -- days may be behind it.
Al’s Bicycle Shop receives DEEP rebate check for $730
On May 9, Michelle Gumaer, Edmond Electric’s energy services manager, presented Henry Holasek, owner of Al’s Bicycle Shop, with a rebate check from Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority’s Demand and Energy Efficiency Program in the amount of $730 for recent lighting improvements at the shop. Tom Willis, OMPA member services energy engineer, also attended the presentation at the shop at 2624 S. Broadway Court in Edmond.
THE ASTUTE INVESTOR: FATCA won’t cause the dollar to collapse
The infamous bank robber Willie Sutton was once asked why he robbed banks. His response was simple, “Because that’s where the money is!” Taking a page from Willie’s play book, Sen. Max Baucus, Rep. Charlie Rangel and Sen. Harry Reid are about to embark on a worldwide search for money.
First Fidelity Bank names new office manager
Lee R. Symcox, president and CEO of First Fidelity Bank, a locally owned full-service community bank, has announced the promotion of Lanier Lee as Banking Officer and Office Manager of the MacArthur location in Oklahoma City.
Leadership Oklahoma announces 28th class
Leadership Oklahoma recently announced the members of its 28th class selected from applicants throughout the state.
Edmond dentist offers needed services in Peru
With the World Cup in full swing, it’s not surprising that travel to South America is on the rise. But for Edmond Dr. Jay Peck, his journey south of the equator took him to Peru instead of Brazil, and for a much different reason — to provide dental services to those in need.
Chairman talks workers’ comp
Changes in the new workers’ compensation commission, aimed at streamlining the process and creating a more worker-focused system, are predicted to save the state about $1.5 million.
A federal court is about to answer the question: Whom do you actually work for?
One of the most fundamental obstacles the American labor movement faces could get torn down in the coming days -- and it's terrifying management, in industries from fast-food to manufacturing.
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