Sonari Glinton

Sonari Glinton appears in the following:

Theories And Disputes Eddy Around Missing Malaysian Airliner

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Questions continue to proliferate around the disappearance of a Malaysian airliner. Matthew Wald of The New York Times sorts through the latest news and tries to puzzle out some answers.


What Pepsi Can Teach Us About Soft (Drink) Power In Russia

Monday, March 10, 2014

The soft drink giant is one of the few big U.S. firms with major investments in Russia. And the reasons why say a lot about why the U.S. has less leverage in Russia than it might like.


Winter Olympic Closing Ceremony Held In Sochi

Monday, February 24, 2014

The closing ceremony included all the pomp and pageantry you'd expect from the games. South Korea will host the Winter Olympics in 2018.


Questions About Scoring Overshadow Women's Figure Skating

Friday, February 21, 2014

When 17-year-old Russian skater beat defending gold medalist Yuna Kim of South Korea, many in the skating world were shocked. An online petition is calling for an investigation into the judging.


Germany's Hoefl-Riesch Wins Women's Super-Combined Skiing

Monday, February 10, 2014

Among Monday's highlights in Sochi: Maria Hoefl-Riesch's third career gold medal; American Julia Mancuso skis to a bronze; Charles Hamelin of Canada wins the men's 1500-meter short track speed skating; Team USA dominates Switzerland in women's hockey.


New Team Figure Skating Already Has Its Share Of Controversy

Sunday, February 09, 2014

The U.S. and Russian teams are fending off accusations from a French sports website that they are colluding to help each other win medals.


U.S. Speedskaters Get A Little Help From Their Friends

Sunday, February 09, 2014

U.S. Olympic teams have been more successful in speedskating than in any other winter sport. The secret to their success includes talent, skill and hard work, but there's also a network of support that buoys the team.


U.S. Sweeps Slopestyle Snowboarding With Women's Gold

Sunday, February 09, 2014

In a near flawless run, Jamie Anderson took the medal a day after teammate Sage Kotsenburg clinched the men's gold.


Can The Auto Industry Win The Future If It Looks Like 1974?

Sunday, January 26, 2014

The North American International Auto Show wraps up Sunday in Detroit. The cash is rolling for the auto industry again, but innovative ideas seem absent. Sonari Glinton wonders whether the lack of diversity on the auto show floor might not be a factor in the event's retro feel.


Advertising Push Helps Last Month's Car Sales

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

November was a better than expected sales month for the auto industry. Carmakers saw their sales go up nearly 9 percent over last year, and the increase had a lot to do with advertising.


Cyber Monday Sales Up From Last Year

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Millions of consumers went online to get a crack at shopping deals for Cyber Monday. Online sales were $2 billion for the one day — up nearly 20 percent over the same time last year.


Bentley, Once An Exclusive Car, Trying To Become 'Mainstream'

Sunday, December 01, 2013

Bentley is selling 20 times as many cars as when it was acquired by Volkswagen in 1998. Having the the marketing power of a global brand behind it has helped Bentley. So has a shift in the car's reputation. The Bentley has gone from the stodgy afterthought to Rolls Royce to a desired ride for young athletes and celebrities.


Black Friday's Mission Creep: When The Holiday Deals Are Elsewhere

Friday, November 29, 2013

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is one the busiest, most hectic shopping day of the year. But how important is it for retailers and as an indicator of the strength of the holiday shopping season?


To Test-Drive A Concept Car, Fire Up The PlayStation

Friday, November 22, 2013

Cars in video games are becoming more and more realistic, but it's not just that games are trying to simulate the car world. Carmakers also want the gaming world's clientele.


Hot Sauce Factory Will Stay Open, For Now

Friday, November 01, 2013

A judge has turned down a California city's attempt to shut down a factory that produces the popular hot sauce Sriracha. Residents complained about pepper and garlic fumes wafting through the air. But a Los Angeles Superior Court judge blocked the city of Irwindale's opening bid to shut down the plant.


For The Young And Healthy, Health Insurance Is A Hard Sell

Thursday, October 31, 2013

The success of the Affordable Care Act rests in part on getting young, healthy people to purchase coverage. But despite marketing attempts to reach them, some young people feel they're too healthy or cash-strapped to buy something they say they're unlikely to need.


Unions Open Their Doors Wider As Membership Falls

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

As the AFL-CIO wraps up its convention, union membership continues its long decline and blue collar workers struggle with eroding living standards and high rates of unemployment. Facing such dire trouble, the labor movement is seeking to attract members and partners who don't belong to unions.


Youth Unemployment Remains Stubbornly High

Saturday, September 07, 2013

Participation in the American labor force fell in August to its lowest level in 35 years. A significant part of the drop: 18- to 29-year-olds going back to school or dropping out of the workforce to raise kids.


Millennials Force Car Execs To Rethink Business Plans

Friday, September 06, 2013

There's been a sort of collective freak-out in the auto industry about millennials and their waning interest in cars. Our series, reporting on the changing relationship between youth culture and the automobile, draws to a close.


To Attract Millennials, Automakers Look To Smartphones

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Automakers have set up shop in Silicon Valley to tap into the digital world as a way to lure younger drivers. They're looking outside the industry to learn how to make cars an extension of all the services millennials already love.

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