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Wall Street Closes on Mixed Note

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/26/15 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 and Dow dipped on Thursday as energy shares tumbled with oil prices, while the Nasdaq resumed its recent advance after deal news in the techno...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Flat After Yellen's Second Day on...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/15 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 closed down and the Nasdaq snapped a 10-day winning streak on Wednesday as investors took profits in Apple shares, while the Dow eked out anot...

   
 

Apple Ordered To Pay $533 Million For Patent Infringeme...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/15 | Comments (0)

Apple Inc has been ordered to pay $532.9 million after a federal jury in Texas found that its iTunes software infringed three patents owned by patent lice...

   
 

Apple's Market Cap More Than Doubles That Of No. 2...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/24/15 | Comments (0)

Apple may or may not be 100 percent better than any other publicly-traded U.S. company, but it is 100 percent bigger. The technology titan's market capita...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Slightly Lower Amid Falling Oil Prices

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/23/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 ended lower on Monday, easing off recent record highs as lower oil prices dragged down energy shares, while the Nasdaq ended higher fo...

   
 

Apple Wants to Start Producing Cars as Soon as 2020

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/19/15 | Comments (0)

Apple Inc., which has been working secretly on a car, is pushing its team to begin production of an electric vehicle as early as 2020, people with knowledge of ...

   
 

Wall Streets Ends Lower on Energy

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/19/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 eased on Thursday following declines in energy shares and a disappointing outlook from Wal-Mart, while the Nasdaq hit another 15-year ...

   
 

Street Closes Up as Traders Eye Greek Uncertainty

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/17/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ticked higher on Tuesday, pushing the S&P 500 to a record closing high above 2,100 as optimism grew that Greece would reach a deal with its cr...

   
 

Veil of Secrecy Surrounds Apple's CEO Tim Cook...

Article by David Daoud | Published 02/16/15 | Comments (0)

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook took a secret trip to Israel this weekend, arriving in the Jewish state for the inauguration of Apple’s new offices in Herzli...

   
 

Israelis Emptying Out Swiss Bank Accounts

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/16/15 | Comments (0)

Israelis are legally allowed to bring up to NIS 100,000 through Ben Gurion airport, without declaring it. Israelis with relatively "small" bank accounts in Sw...

   
 

Hackers' $1 Billion Bank Theft May Still Impact Co...

Article by AP | Published 02/16/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The hacker gang that looted as much as $1 billion worldwide from banks was unusual: It stole directly from the banks, instead of ripping of...

   
 

To Combat Fraud, Visa Wants To Track Your Smartphone

Article by AP | Published 02/15/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK -- Those days of calling your bank to let them know that, yes, you really are in Thailand, and yes, you really did use your credit card to buy $200 i...

   
 

Online Travel Agency Expedia To Buy Rival Orbitz For $1...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/12/15 | Comments (0)

Online travel company Expedia Inc said on Thursday that it would buy Orbitz Worldwide Inc for about $1.33 billion in cash to bring on the rival's pro...

   
 

Tech Rally, Ukraine Deal Boost Wall Street

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/12/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks advanced broadly on Thursday, with a rally in technology stocks leading the Nasdaq to a 15-year high, helping to offset the impact of some tepid e...

   
 

United Airlines Not Honoring Low Fares Due To Incorrect...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 02/11/15 | Comments (0)

New York - United Airlines will not be honoring the mistake in shockingly low trans-Atlantic flight prices many were able to purchase Wednesday due to a third...

   
 

Greek Debt Showdown Weighs on Wall Street

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed flat on Wednesday as concern about Greece and Ukraine was offset by gains in shares of Apple. Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jo...

   
 

Shekel Advances Further Against Dollar And Euro

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/11/15 | Comments (0)

FXCM Israel: While the shekel-dollar rate is below NIS 3.90, the tendency is for a further fall, in the longer term to NIS 3.78. The shekel continues strengthe...

   
 

Wall Street Closes Higher on Hopes of Greek Debt Deal

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/10/15 | Comments (0)

Stocks ended higher on Tuesday on hopes that Greek debt negotiations could result in a deal that stabilizes Europe, but a drop in oil prices limited the advan...

   
 

RadioShack Gets $10 Million Interim Bankruptcy Loan

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/15 | Comments (0)

Bankrupt electronics retailer RadioShack got court approval on Monday to borrow $10 million to support its operations until it opens the bidding this month f...

   
 

Bernie Madoff Trustee Returns $355 Million More to Inve...

Article by AP | Published 02/09/15 | Comments (0)

About $355 million distributed last week to investors cheated in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme means over half of allowable claims have been paid in full...

   
 

Wall St Down On China, Greek Worry; Energy Gains

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK, Feb 9 - U.S. stocks fell on Monday due to increased tensions over Greek debt negotiations and disappointing Chinese economic data on top of investo...

   
 

RadioShack Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/05/15 | Comments (0)

Electronics retailer RadioShack Corp filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Thursday and said it had a deal in place to sell as many as 2,400 stores to an af...

   
 

Millions Of Anthem Customers Alerted To Hack

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/05/15 | Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO —Millions of Anthem health insurance customers woke Thursday morning to an e-mail from the company telling them hackers had gained access ...

   
 

Wall Street Wavers as Oil Gives Back Prior Session'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/04/15 | Comments (0)

Developing: U.S. stocks ended a volatile session lower on Wednesday, as oil prices pulled back sharply following four days of gains, pressuring energy shares....

   
 

Analysis: Obama challenges GOP again, this time with bu...

Article by AP | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — With higher taxes on the wealthy and billions in new spending, President Barack Obama's no-balance budget lays down an audacious chall...

   
 

Jeep Recalls 228K Cherokees For Air Bag Problem

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

Jeep is recalling more than 228,000 SUVs worldwide to fix a software problem that can cause side air bags to inflate for no reason. The recall, which covers ...

   
 

Street Surges Into the Close

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose sharply on Monday, as hopes for a deal regarding Greek debt fueled a late rally, with a bounce in oil prices also lending support. The Dow J...

   
 

Remarks by the President on the FY2016 Budget (Live Vid...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you so much.  (Applause.)  Thank you, everybody.  Please, have a seat.  Well, good morning, everybody.  &nbs...

   
 

Oil Prices Rally Above $53 As Investors Pile In

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

Crude oil prices rose on Monday as investors shrugged off a U.S. refinery strike and focused on a falling U.S. rig count that signalled lower production do...

   
 

Obama Sending $4 Trillion Spending Plan To Congress

Article by AP | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is sending Congress a $4 trillion budget Monday that seeks to raise taxes on wealthier Americans and corporations and use the extra inc...

   
 

Oil Workers On Strike In Houston And Across U.S.

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/01/15 | Comments (0)

HOUSTON  --Oil workers from coast to coast are on strike. They started to walk off the job around midnight when their union failed to reach a deal with t...

   
 

White House Seeks to Limit Health Law's Tax Troubl...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/01/15 | Comments (0)

Obama administration officials and other supporters of the Affordable Care Act say they worry that the tax-filing season will generate new anger as uninsured ...

   
 

Wall Street Gains in Choppy Session

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/29/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were up in a volatile session on Thursday, helped by firmer oil prices, even as mixed corporate news and confusion over U.S. monetary policy left ...

   
 

Average US Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Rises to 3.66 Pct.

Article by AP | Published 01/29/15 | Comments (0)

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week after four straight weeks of declines, while remaining near historically low levels. Mortgage c...

   
 

Israel's Gasoline Prices to Fall Motzaei Shabbos

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/29/15 | Comments (0)

The price of a liter of 95-octane will fall 3% or NIS 0.19 on February 1. The maximum price of a liter of 95-octane gasoline at self-service pumps will fall b...

   
 

US Unemployment Benefit Applications Plunge To 15-year ...

Article by AP | Published 01/29/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON -- The number of people seeking unemployment aid plunged last week to the lowest level in almost 15 years, a sign hiring will likely remain healthy...

   
 

Shekel Strengthens Sharply

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/15 | Comments (0)

FXCM Israel: It is likely that the shekel-dollar fall will accelerate towards NIS 3.93/$. The shekel is strengthening sharply against the dollar and the euro ...

   
 

Qatari-Led Group Wins $4 Billion Battle For London'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/15 | Comments (0)

A Qatari-led consortium looked set to win its long-running battle to buy Songbird Estates Plc (SBDE.L) on Wednesday after the owner of London's Canary W...

   
 

Record iPhone Sales Drive Blowout Quarter For Apple

Article by AP | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Apple had another blowout quarter thanks to its new plus-sized iPhones, which helped the company smash sales records for the holiday season. Apple said Tuesd...

   
 

TODAY - Why Parshas Hamon is Recited on Tuesday of Pars...

Article by A Talmid | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

A few years ago, I wrote about Parshas Hamon. As is known, there is a segula from R' Mendel of Riminov ZY"A to read Parshas Hamon the Tue...

   
 

World Stock Markets Flat; Euro Steadies After Syriza Wi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro steadied after losing ground on Monday, suggesting confidence in the ECB's new money-printing program despite Greek electio...

   
 

Bloomberg Changes Things Up As He Returns to His News O...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

There have been many changes since the founder of Bloomberg, Michael R. Bloomberg, returned from City Hall. Some big and some small, but nonetheless the compa...

   
 

Shekel Tests NIS 4/$

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Yossi Frank: Unless the dollar continues strengthening globally, we are unlikely to see a significant breakthrough above this level. The shekel has weakened ...

   
 

US Gas Prices Fell 13 Cents Per Gallon, But Expected To...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Su...

   
 

T-Mobile to Offer New Phone Deals to People With Bad Cr...

Article by AP | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

T-Mobile says it will offer deals on new smartphones to customers with bad or no credit, regardless of how they pay, and charge no interest. The nation's...

   
 

Wall Street Climbs After ECB's Historic Move

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose to session highs on Thursday after the European Central Bank announced larger than expected measures to stimulate the region's sagging e...

   
 

US Settles Case Over Fake Facebook Page

Article by AP | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

The Justice Department has reached a $134,000 settlement with a New York woman after federal drug agents used information from her cellphone to set up a fake ...

   
 

Wall Street Falters as Energy Sector Weighs

Article by Reuters | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks dipped on Tuesday after the International Monetary Fund reduced its growth forecasts for 2015 and 2016, but the outlook also boosted hopes central...

   
 

American Who Sent $67K to Al-Qaida Gets 15 Years in Pri...

Article by AP | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

A New Yorker who sent $67,000 to al-Qaida and pledged his support to the terror group was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison by a judge who cited the de...

   
 

JP Business: Rubin Schron Seeks to Purchase an UES Prop...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

Rubin Schron has a lot on his plate. Schron intends to buy a 12-story property on the Upper East Side for more than $90 million. Schron’s Cammeby’s...

   
 

Stocks Close Lower, Investors Digest Swiss Move

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/15/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell for a fifth straight day on Thursday as bank results disappointed and investors fretted over the potential impact of global economic weakness...

   
 

BlackBerry, Samsung Deny Report Of Takeover Talks

Article by AP | Published 01/15/15 | Comments (0)

BlackBerry Ltd. and Samsung Electronics Co. denied a report that they are in talks for Samsung to make a takeover offer for the Canadian company. “Blac...

   
 

Obama To Renew Push For Paid Leave For Working Parents

Article by AP | Published 01/14/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is renewing his push for paid leave for working parents. White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said Obama on Thursday will again c...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/14/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 340 points Wednesday afternoon after a string of economic data, including disappointing December retai...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges After Weaker-than-Expected Retail S...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/14/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stock markets opened sharply lower Wednesday after a string of economic data, including disappointing December retail sales numbers, left investors jitte...

   
 

Wall Street Falls for Third Day

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/13/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended down slightly in a volatile session on Tuesday, led by a drop in materials and energy shares following further weakness in commodity prices....

   
 

Social Security Won't Seize Tax Refunds To Collect ...

Article by Sol Rieger | Published 01/12/15 | Comments (0)

People who owe old debts to the Social Security Administration are getting a reprieve this tax season: The federal government won’t be seizing their tax...

   
 

Obama Signs Terrorism Insurance Renewal

Article by AP | Published 01/12/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama has signed into law a renewal of a federal program credited with reviving the market for insurance against terrorist attacks after its ...

   
 

Oil Prices Tank; Falls Below $50

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/12/15 | Comments (0)

Even as Saudi Arabia and its Gulf OPEC allies appear united in their refusal to cut output to boost global oil prices, they are becoming locked in an incr...

   
 

Oil Hits April 2009 Low, Then Pares Loss On U.S. Oil Ri...

Article by Reuters | Published 01/09/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - Global oil prices resumed their slide on Friday after two days of relative calm, with Brent and U.S. crude hitting their lowest level since April 2...

   
 

U.S. Economy Adds More Jobs Than Views in December

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/09/15 | Comments (0)

The U.S. added 252,000 jobs in December, offering further evidence that labor markets are well on their way to a sustained recovery after years of fits and st...

   
 

US Stocks Sharply Higher; Dow Climbs 250 Points

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/08/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks surged on Thursday, extending the prior day's robust gains, as the price of oil steadied and on thinking the Federal Reserve and the European...

   
 

Shekel Slide Towards NIS 4/$ Halted

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/08/15 | Comments (0)

FXCM Israel: A rise above NIS 3.98/$ might drive speculators to again challenge the key NIS 4/$ level. After several days in which the Israeli currency lost g...

   
 

Streit's closing Lower East Side matzah factory af...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/06/15 | Comments (0)

LOWER EAST SIDE — Streit’s Matzos is shutting down its 90-year-old Rivington Street factory and shifting all of its production to New Jersey later ...

   
 

Dow Ends Down 130; Oil Slide Continues

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/06/15 | Comments (0)

The wobbly U.S. stock market's attempt at a rebound is losing steam as the seesawing Dow tries to recover from its worst one-day plunge in three months y...

   
 

Israeli High-Tech Exits Doubled to a Record $15 Billion...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 01/03/15 | Comments (0)

Israel experienced its best-ever year in 2014 for the high-tech and biomed sectors in terms of exits,the Globes business daily reported on Tuesday. Israel...

   
 

Oil Hits New Post-2009 Low Below $56 As Supply Glut Pre...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/02/15 | Comments (0)

LONDON - Brent crude LCOc1 reversed early gains on Friday to fall to a fresh post-2009 low below $56 a barrel, as a glut of oil that has halved prices since Ju...

   
 

Israeli Economy Growth Rate Slips To Five-year Low

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

Figures reflect financial weight of summer’s 50-day war against Hamas; experts assess markets will pick up in 2015 The estimated growth rate of the Isra...

   
 

Stock Market Gravy Train to Keep on Rollin'

Article by Dunstan Prial | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

A true Santa Claus rally helped push U.S. stocks to new highs at the end of 2014 with the Dow Jones Industrial average pushing through the 18,000 barrier for ...

   
 

Have Oil Prices Hit Bottom?

Article by Mike Patton | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

The price of crude oil had a precipitous decline in the latter half of 2014. Specifically, it reached a daily closing price of $110.53 on September 6, 2013, a...

   
 

Investment Center In Economy Ministry Allocates NIS10m ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

The Ministry of Economy will grant NIS 10 million to 16 hotels that have committed to employing around 200 workers from sectors with low particip...

   
 

Jobless Claims in U.S. Decreased in 2014 to Lowest in 1...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits in 2014 than at any time in 14 years as the economic expansion strengthened. An average 308,500 w...

   
 

No 'Happy Holiday' Season For Israel: NGOs Us...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/24/14 | Comments (0)

Various non-governmental organizations are conveying a much different message than “Happy Holidays” to Israel this holiday season. A new repo...

   
 

Dow Hits 18K as U.S. Growth Reaches 11-Year High

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 12/23/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow hit 18,000 after the latest reading on the U.S. economy put growth at an 11-year high. Today’s Markets As of 12:38 p.m. ET on Tuesday, the Dow J...

   
 

Dow Above 18,000 On Upbeat GDP; Nasdaq In The Red

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/23/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks furthered record gains on Tuesday, with investor sentiment bolstered by the data that had the economy expanding in the third quarter by the most i...

   
 

Judge Rules Consumers Can Sue Target Corp Over Data Bre...

Article by Nate Raymond | Published 12/21/14 | Comments (0)

A U.S. judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue Target Corp over the retailer's late 2013 data breach that they say compromised their personal ...

   
 

Survey: US Gas Prices Fall 25 Cents Per Gallon

Article by AP | Published 12/21/14 | Comments (0)

CAMARILLO, Calif.   — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47. Indu...

   
 

Meet The 'Accidental American' With A Big Tax...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/19/14 | Comments (0)

He left America at the age of seven, has never earned a penny there, but might owe the U.S. government $6,000 in taxes. Meet Elad Shahar, who was born in 1969 ...

   
 

Wall Street Extends Rally as Traders Cheer Dovish Fed

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 12/18/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks extended their rally into Thursday, with the Dow posting a triple-digit gain, after the Federal Reserve offered a dovish outlook for interest rates. T...

   
 

Senate OKs Spending Bill

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/13/14 | Comments (0)

Washington - The U.S. Senate passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill that will fund the government through September, approving it in an unusual Saturday evening...

   
 

Senate Passes Short-Term Spending Bill

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/13/14 | Comments (0)

Washington  -- The Senate passed a short-term spending bill that will fund the government through Wednesday, averting a shutdown while the chamber debate...

   
 

Like Low Gas Prices? So Does the Station Owner

Article by AP | Published 12/12/14 | Comments (0)

So you think you are finally getting one over on the gas stations as you pay well under $3 a gallon for the first time in four years? Guess again. Gas statio...

   
 

Stocks Close Off Session Highs as Oil Continues Slide

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 12/11/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks bounced back from Wednesday’s sharp selloff, resulting in a triple-digit gain for the Dow, as the latest reading on retail sales brightened the m...

   
 

S&P 500 Posts Worst Day Since Oct; Energy Shares Si...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/08/14 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 posted its biggest daily percentage drop since Oct. 22 on Monday as oil's slump to a five-year low caused a selloff in energy shares. ...

   
 

Oil Drops $2 To Five-Year Low On Oversupply

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/08/14 | Comments (0)

Brent and U.S. crude oil each fell more than $2 a barrel on Monday to a new five-year low amid a rising number of predictions that oversupply would extend ...

   
 

Average Affordable Care Premiums Going Up In 2015

Article by AP | Published 12/04/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Many people covered under President Barack Obama's health care law will face higher premiums next year, the administration acknowledge...

   
 

It's Official: America Is Now No. 2

Article by Brett Arends | Published 12/04/14 | Comments (0)

Hang on to your hats, America. And throw away that big, fat styrofoam finger while you’re about it. There’s no easy way to say this, so I’l...

   
 

Sears Posts $548 Million Loss, Doubles Planned 2014 Sto...

Article by Reuters | Published 12/04/14 | Comments (0)

Sears Holdings Corp reported a quarterly net loss of $548 million, slightly less than it had estimated last month, and the struggling retailer said it had n...

   
 

Over 120 Leading University of California Academics Mob...

Article by Ben Cohen | Published 12/03/14 | Comments (0)

More than 120 faculty and staff members at the University of California have issued a petition calling for a “no” vote in tomorrow’s ballot ...

   
 

As Oil Prices Plunge, Wide-Ranging Effects For Consumer...

Article by Steven Mufson | Published 12/02/14 | Comments (0)

Tumbling oil prices are draining hundreds of billions of dollars from the coffers of oil-rich exporters and oil companies and injecting a much-needed boost fo...

   
 

Obama Proposes $75 Million For Police Body Cameras

Article by Chuck Raasch | Published 12/01/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON • President Obama on Monday proposed spending $75 million in federal matching funds to equip police officers across the country with body ca...

   
 

Group Snoops Through Corporate Emails For Stock Info, F...

Article by AP | Published 12/01/14 | Comments (0)

Milpitas cybersecurity company FireEye has unearthed a team of email intruders that snoop through the correspondence of company executives who may possess ...

   
 

Cyber Monday Gears up to Get Online Shoppers Hyped

Article by AP | Published 12/01/14 | Comments (0)

Retailers rolled out discounts and free shipping deals on Cyber Monday, with millions of Americans are expected to log on and shop on their work computers, la...

   
 

Ferguson Mayor: No Severance Package For Wilson

Article by AP | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

FERGUSON, Mo. - Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson did not receive a severance package when he resigned over the weekend, the St. Louis suburb's mayor...

   
 

U.S. Retail Sales Edge Down At Start Of Holiday Season:...

Article by Nathan Layne | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. shoppers spent slightly less money during Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday than across the same two days in 2013, research firm ShopperTrak said on ...

   
 

Black Friday Sales Fall as Sales Start Earlier

Article by AP | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

The crowds of bargain hunters that rush through store doors the day after Thanksgiving have thinned out. U.S. shoppers spent $9.1 billion at stores on Black Fr...

   
 

BestBuy.com Back Online After Second Black Friday Outag...

Article by Abinaya Vijayaraghavan | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

Best Buy Co Inc's retail website is back online after it was down for a second time on Black Friday, the busiest U.S. shopping day in terms of sales and ...

   
 

Mortgage Lenders Set To Relax Standards

Article by Joe Light | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

Some of the largest U.S. mortgage lenders are preparing to further ease standards for borrowers after the release of new guidelines this month from mortgage ...

   
 

Toyota, Tire Maker Toyo Issue Safety Recalls

Article by AP | Published 11/27/14 | Comments (0)

Los Angeles -  Toyota is recalling about 30,000 Sienna Minivans worldwide, saying the 2015 models’ overhead assist grips can detach when an air bag...