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Stocks Waver, Look Past Manufacturing Jump
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:10:36 GMT
Stocks fluctuated as investors largely looked beyond data showing that manufacturing jumped to its highest level in three years.






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CEO Resigns After Being Accused of Abusing Puppy
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:44:15 GMT
Video allegedly showed Desmond Hague kicking the dog in a Vancouver elevator.






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Stocks Rise on Big Jump in Manufacturing
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:13:11 GMT
Stocks rose on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting another intraday record, as a report showed manufacturing jumped to its highest level in three years.






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Is 'Redlining' Making a Comeback?
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:39:56 GMT
New York's attorney general is accusing a mortgage lender of refusing to offer financing to African-Americans living in Buffalo.






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3 ways to transition Tamron's favorite skater dresses into a fall fashion
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:27:00 GMT
It sounds like something your teenager or an ice skater would wear, but the "skater dress" may be the easiest way to infuse versatility and style into your wardrobe with one simple purchase. Think of the dress as a more modern version of a classic A-line dress with a shorter hemline.
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Poverty Blamed for Return of Rickets, Gout
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:22:01 GMT
A "toxic combination" of poor wage growth and higher food prices has led to the return of Victorian-era diseases such as rickets and gout to Britain.
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Stocks Slip, Market Awaits Manufacturing Data
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:49:49 GMT
Stocks mostly slid on Tuesday after the long holiday weekend, as investors awaited data on the manufacturing sector.






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It's D-Day: Detroit's Bankruptcy Trial to Begin
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:35:13 GMT
The start of the trial in U.S. District Court comes just over 13 months after Detroit became the largest U.S. city to file for bankruptcy






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Greener Pastures: Eric Cantor Joins Investment Bank
Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:18:44 GMT
Former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director, the company said.






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Skiing Standoff Could Be Downhill Run for Park City
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:59:39 GMT
A legal spat over big bucks and white powder threatens the ski season this year at one of the most popular resorts in the country.






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Millennials More Likely to Take Credit for Others' Work
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:18:26 GMT
Millennials say they would take credit for someone else's work to get ahead more than five times as frequently as boomers, a new study says.






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Drone Video Shows Apple's New Campus 2 Taking Shape
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:16:11 GMT
A remotely controlled quadcopter gives a bird's-eye view of the progress of construction on Apple’s new Campus 2 in Cupertino, California.
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Millennials More Likely to Take Credit for Others' Work
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:14:11 GMT
Millennials say they would take credit for someone else's work to get ahead more than five times as frequently as boomers, a new study says.






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Apple Partners With American Express on iPhone Wallet
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:59:20 GMT
Apple has reached an agreement with American Express to work together on its new iPhone payments system, sources tell Re/code.






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What Killed Atlantic City's $2.4 Billion Casino Hotel?
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:46:03 GMT
Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City's struggling gambling market.






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When America's National Parks Turn Deadly
Posted Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:28:31 GMT
America’s national parks draw hundreds of millions of visitors each year but occasionally serve as a reminder that Mother Nature is unforgiving.






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How Plastics Could Help Save Us From Greenhouse Gases
Posted Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:57:47 GMT
A technology to convert carbon dioxide and methane into plastic is emerging as one potential market-driven method for fighting global climate change.






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Some Labor Day Deals Aren't Such Steals
Posted Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:29:08 GMT
While retailers are offering deep discounts on summer inventory like grills and patio furniture, there are fewer bargains to be found with in-season items like fall clothes this Labor Day weekend.






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Some Labor Day deals aren't such steals
Posted Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:28:39 GMT
While retailers are offering deep discounts on summer inventory like grills and patio furniture, there are fewer bargains to be found with in-season items like fall clothes this Labor Day weekend.A recent survey commissioned by RetailMeNot found that nearly 65 percent of Americans plan to shop during the holiday weekend, up from 59 percent of consumers who shopped last year.






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Big Box Health Care: Checkup for the Price of a Latte?
Posted Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:23:25 GMT
Wal-Mart is taking an aggressive tack, with in-store branded clinics offering primary health care at a price competitors may find hard to match.






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High Price: Get Ready to Spend More on Your Holiday Barbecue
Posted Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:08:38 GMT
Drought conditions have spiked prices for many Barbecue staples, but that doesn't mean Labor Day revelers need to go hungry over the weekend.






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Orbitz Ends Dispute with American, US Airways
Posted Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:35:55 GMT
Orbitz says it reached an agreement that will allow it to continue selling American Airlines and US Airways tickets on its sites.






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Stocks Rise on Strong Consumer Confidence
Posted Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:14:40 GMT
Stocks rose, with benchmark indices posting a fourth week of gains, as investors welcomed a better-than-expected read on U.S. consumer confidence.






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So Long, Summer! Labor Day By the Numbers
Posted Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:13:38 GMT
This week's "by the numbers" infographic breaks down the facts and figures behind the Labor Day holiday.






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On the Road! 35 Million Hit Highways for Labor Day
Posted Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:56:13 GMT
Americans took to the beaches and open road in massive numbers on Friday to kick off one last weekend of summer fun.






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