Dressbarn store closings: Liquidation starts Friday at all locations, new website planned – USA TODAY

The clothing store Dressbarn announced it was going out of business and will eventually shut down 650 stores. Veuers Justin Kircher has the story. Buzz60 Liquidation sales at the remaining Dressbarn stores will start Friday, the struggling retailer announc…

Peter Thiel says Elon Musk is a ‘negative role model’ because he’s too hard to emulate – CNBC

Facebook board member and Trump supporter Peter Thiel called Elon Musk a “negative role model” because his many innovations make him difficult to emulate. Thiel, who called himself a “good friend” of the Tesla and SpaceX CEO, made the comment during a debate…

Again-idled Iowa meat-processing plant sold for $5.8 million with plans to reopen in 2020 – Des Moines Register

CHEROKEE, Ia. An idle Iowa meat-processing plant that closed earlier this year after only a few months of operation has been sold. The Sioux City Journal reports that Lopez Foods paid $5.8 million for the plant in Cherokee, Iowa, and the company plans to res…

What Drove Bitcoin Price to $10,500? Not Chinese Crypto Traders, Apparently – newsBTC

Bitcoin has seen an absolute whirlwind of the past 48 hours. As you likely know, the leading cryptocurrency has traded within a massive $3,300 price range as crypto markets have incurred their latest bout of volatility after weeks of lull. At its local peak, …