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3M, the company that makes Scotch tape, is cutting 2,000 jobs

3M, which makes Post-It notes and Scotch tape, is cutting 2,000 jobs around the world. The industrial manufacturer made the announcement Thursday as it reported weak sales during its most recent quarter and darkened its outlook for the year ahead. Sales slid 5% to $7.9 billion last quarter compared to the same time period a…MORE

Adidas is making a recyclable shoe

Adidas is trying to achieve its sustainability goals with a recyclable running shoe. It took the company nearly 10 years to figure out how to build a shoe that can be recycled and turned into another shoe, Adidas said in a statement last week. The new shoe, called Futurecraft.Loop, is made out of a single…MORE

The giant bird that killed its owner is now up for sale

The giant cassowary that killed its owner last week in Florida will be up for auction this weekend. Marvin Hojas, who breeds the huge birds, was killed April 19 when one of his cassowaries attacked him after he fell in the backyard of his Gainesville home, the Alachua County, Florida Sheriff’s Office said. The San…MORE

An NFL star gave his teammates Amazon stock. There’s a better gift

Are you looking for the perfect Mother’s Day or birthday present? What about stocks? Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson gave the gift that keeps on giving, when he gifted 13 of his teammates’ $12,000 worth of Amazon stock this week. Amazon is looking like a pretty good stock selection. The online retailer’s shares are up…MORE