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Twitter Lets Merchants Offer Deals to Its Users

Article by AP | Published 11/25/14 | Comments (0)

Twitter is expanding its reach into commerce with a new tool called "Offers." Advertisers can post promotions and discounts in users' Twitter feeds, whet...

   
 

Israeli Company Aims To Recharge Mobile Phones In 30 Se...

Article by Reuters and Israel Hayom Staff | Published 11/25/14 | Comments (0)

While the prototype is currently too bulky for mobile phones, Tel Aviv-based StoreDot believes it will soon be ready to market a slim battery that can deliver...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Near Flat After Mixed Economic Data

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/25/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended little changed on Tuesday as the U.S. economy grew more than expected last quarter but soft readings on consumer confidence and house prices...

   
 

S&P 500 Ticks Up To Record On Central Bank Bets

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 11/24/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Monday on hopes that China will take further accommodative monetary policy action if needed, while merger deals kept traders focused ev...

   
 

Weekly Jobless Claims Fall to 291,000

Article by Lucia Mutikani | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell less than expected last week, but continued to point to strengthening labor market co...

   
 

Activist Sharpton Denies New York Times Report On Unpai...

Article by Reuters | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - Civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton on Wednesday dismissed as misleading a New York Times report that he owes millions of dollars in unpaid...

   
 

Stocks Edge Lower After FOMC Minutes

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks were down slightly Wednesday afternoon following minutes from the most recent Federal Reserve meeting as investors weighed expectations of when U.S. in...

   
 

S&P 500, Dow End At Record Highs, Boosted By Health...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs on Tuesday, lifted by further gains in healthcare shares and hopes for a stronger global economy. The S&...

   
 

Madoff Recoveries Top $10 Billion With New Settlement

Article by Scott Cohn | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

The court-appointed trustee rounding up funds for victims of the epic Madoff Ponzi scheme says the total recovered now tops $10 billion, an amount virtually...

   
 

S&P 500 Ends At Record High

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 edged up to close at a record high on Monday as deal activity worth $100 billion offset concerns about overseas growth after Japan's e...

   
 

Airline Passenger Clocks Up Huge In-Flight Internet Bil...

Article by David Harding | Published 11/15/14 | Comments (0)

Flying can be a costly business. And it certainly was for one Singapore Airlines' passenger who was handed a $1,200 bill for using the in-flight wi-fi, re...

   
 

Google Signs 60-Year Lease On NASA Airfield And Hangars...

Article by Jacob Kastrenakes | Published 11/11/14 | Comments (0)

Google has sealed a deal to lease NASA's Moffett Airfield for the next 60 years after beginning negotiations for the land back in February. Under...

   
 

Wall Street Wavers as Energy Sector Weighs on S&P 5...

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/11/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 inched lower late Tuesday afternoon after both indexes managed to touch fresh intraday records for a fifth straight session in early t...

   
 

Stocks Climb to Fresh Highs

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/10/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow industrials and S&P 500 extended their run of record high closes on Monday, led by gains in transportation and healthcare shares. The Dow Jones in...

   
 

Why Many Aren't Celebrating Low US Unemployment

Article by Jsh Boak | Published 11/08/14 | Comments (0)

Why many are feeling sour about US economy despite job gains and a falling unemployment rate WASHINGTON -- The unemployment rate no longer seems to reflect Ame...

   
 

Nissan Recalls 52,000 Vehicles For Faulty Air Bags

Article by AP | Published 11/08/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — Nissan announced Saturday that it is recalling more than 52,000 vehicles for passenger air bags that can explode with too much force and send...

   
 

Economy Adds 214K Jobs, Unemployment Rate Falls

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 11/07/14 | Comments (0)

The U.S. economy added 214,000 jobs in October, below Wall Street estimates for 231,000. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate dropped to 5.8%, the lowest rate sin...

   
 

Average US 30-Year Loan Rate up to 4.02 Pct.

Article by AP | Published 11/06/14 | Comments (0)

Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan crawling back over 4 percent. It was the second straight week of increas...

   
 

Dow, S&P 500 Hit Records In Volatile Trading

Article by Yasmeen Abutaleb | Published 11/06/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged up in a volatile session on Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 hitting fresh record closing highs on an indication that the European ...

   
 

Home Depot Says About 53 Million Email Addresses Stolen...

Article by Devika Krishna Kumar | Published 11/06/14 | Comments (0)

Home Depot Inc.,  the world's largest home improvement chain, said about 53 million email addresses were stolen during a recent breach of its pay...

   
 

Stocks Gain Following GOP Wave Election

Article by Dow Jones Newswires | Published 11/05/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks are moving decidedly higher on Wednesday, in the wake of positive jobs data and midterm election results that left Republicans with a Senate maj...

   
 

Dollar At Seven-year High Versus Yen After Republican V...

Article by Herbert Lash | Published 11/05/14 | Comments (0)

The dollar surged to a seven-year high against the yen and global equity markets rallied on Wednesday after the Republican Party seized control of the U.S....

   
 

U.S. Stocks Slip as Oil Slump Hits Energy Companies

Article by Steve Rothwell, AP | Published 11/04/14 | Comments (0)

The ongoing slump in oil prices weighed on stocks again on Tuesday, pushing energy companies to another day of big losses. Disappointing earnings outlooks f...

   
 

Gas Now Cheaper Than Milk

Article by Jonathan Fahey, AP | Published 11/04/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and sp...

   
 

Prices Fall Again, Is Israeli Economy Slipping Into Def...

Article by Tzvi Zucker, Tazpit News | Published 11/04/14 | Comments (0)

The Israeli Consumer Price Index has fallen 0.3% for the month of September. This drop follows a 0.1% reduction in August. From September 2013 to September 2...

   
 

Dow, S&P Notch New Highs in Quiet Trading

Article by Reuters | Published 11/03/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday, with investors mostly taking a pause following a sharp rally on Friday, but both the S&P 500 and the Dow inched...

   
 

Gas Falling Under $3 Nationwide: What to Know

Article by Jonathan Fahey, AP | Published 10/31/14 | Comments (0)

The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas s...

   
 

Bank of Japan Delivers a Wall Street Treat

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/31/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks rallied Friday in reaction to the Bank of Japan’s decision to expand stimulus measures, a move that surprised Wall Street. Today’s Markets ...

   
 

Starbucks Just Announced Big News About Delivery

Article by Katie Little | Published 10/31/14 | Comments (0)

Attention java junkies: Starbucks wants to put you one step closer to your morning fix. The coffee retailer is planning to launch a food and beverage delivery...

   
 

Dow, Nasdaq Within Striking Distance of Record Highs

Article by AP | Published 10/30/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday as Visa, MasterCard and other big companies turned in stronger quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed...

   
 

Fed Announces End to Stimulus

Article by Binyamin Applebaum | Published 10/29/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — An upbeat Federal Reserve said on Wednesday that the economic recovery was chugging along and that it would end its latest-bond buying campa...

   
 

Wall Street Falls as Investors Digest FOMC Decision

Article by Reuters | Published 10/29/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, adding to their earlier declines after the Federal Reserve ended its monthly bond purchase program, as had been expected. The ...

   
 

Startup Funding for Q3 in Israel Tops $701 Million Desp...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/29/14 | Comments (0)

The Israeli tech website Geektime reported yesterday that despite Hamas’ rocket war against Israel this past summer, funding for Israeli startups remains ...

   
 

Wall Street Rejuvenated by Better-than-Expected Earning...

Article by Alexandra Scaggs | Published 10/28/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks extended gains in afternoon trading Tuesday, with riskier corners of the market leading benchmarks higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained ...

   
 

Wall Street Drifts After Last Week's Big Gain

Article by AP | Published 10/27/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks are ending mixed as the price of oil slips and more disappointing news on the global economy emerges. Investment bank Goldman Sachs lowered its for...

   
 

CVS and Rite Aid Block Apple Pay From Their Stores

Article by Rishika Sadam | Published 10/27/14 | Comments (0)

Drug retailers CVS Health (CVS) and Rite Aid (RAD) have disabled Apple's (AAPL) new electronic payments service Apple Pay from their stores over the weeken...

   
 

Stocks on Pace for Best Week of the Year

Article by Reuters | Published 10/24/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were on pace to close out their best week in nearly two years on Friday, helped by earnings from Microsoft (MSFT) and Procter & Gamble (PG) and ...

   
 

IPhone 6's Price In Israel Among Highest In The Wo...

Article by Yifa Yaakov | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

With latest Apple phone finally hitting the shelves, will consumers agree to pay over $1,000? Apple’s much-awaited iPhone 6 hit Israeli stores on Thursd...

   
 

Pawnshops, eBay, and Halacha

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

There is a law in New York City that all pawnshops have to keep a log of all used items that they have purchased, along with a copy of the identification of t...

   
 

Sears To Close Stores, Lay Off About 5,500 Employees

Article by Sruthi Ramakrishnan | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

Struggling retailer Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD.O) will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close over 100 stores, many before Christmas, according to a See...

   
 

BofA to Refund Apple Pay Customers Charged Twice

Article by AP | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

Bank of America apologized Wednesday for a double-billing glitch that affected some customers who made purchases with Apple Pay, the new mobile payments servi...

   
 

Wall Street Erases Gains After Shooting at Canadian Par...

Article by Yasmeen Abutaleb | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were lower in afternoon trading on Wednesday, with major indexes erasing earlier gains as a shooting at the Canadian parliament unnerved investors...

   
 

Social Security Benefits Will Increase By 1.7% In 2015

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

Social Security checks will rise by 1.7% -- which translates into $22 more each month for the average retired worker. In 2015, the average worker will receive ...

   
 

US Airlines Raise Base Fares on Domestic Flights

Article by David Koenig, AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. airlines are raising base fares on many domestic flights even though they are getting a windfall from lower fuel prices. JetBlue Airways raised fares by $...

   
 

Wall Street Extends Rally, S&P Above Key Levels

Article by Yasmeen Abutaleb | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 on track for a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple'...

   
 

Staples Says Probing Possible Payment Card Data Breach

Article by Jim Finkle | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

Staples Inc is investigating a possible breach of payment card data and has contacted law enforcement about the matter, making it the latest U.S. retailer...

   
 

UPS Increases Some Shipping Rates by 4.9 Percent

Article by AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

UPS says it is raising rates for a number of its shipping services by an average of 4.9 percent for 2015. The Atlanta-based company said Monday it is increasin...

   
 

White House Opposes Nazi Benefit Payments

Article by AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

Former Nazis should not be getting the Social Security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, responding to an Associa...

   
 

Record iPhone Sales Drive Apple's 3Q Beat

Article by Brandon Bailey, AP | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

The iPhone again proved to be the engine behind Apple's blockbuster financial performance, driving quarterly results well past expectations. Excitement f...

   
 

Babies Born Today Receive Free Investment From Financia...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

New York – Voya Financial (VOYA), formerly ING U.S., is offering a free $500 mutual fund investment for each baby born today in the United States. The ...

   
 

Wall Street Posts Modest Gains, Dow Overcomes IBM Sello...

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Coming off another see-saw week, stocks posted modest gains Monday as the Dow overcame weak third-quarter results from IBM (IBM). Today’s Markets The Do...

   
 

Toyota Recalling 247,000 Vehicles In US Due To Risk Of ...

Article by Reuters | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Toyota Motor recalled 247,000 cars, SUVs, and pickup trucks in the United States on Monday because they are equipped with potentially defective front passenge...

   
 

Dozens Of Expelled Nazis Reportedly Paid Millions In So...

Article by AP | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream. His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio, thrived. By the late 1980s, he had...

   
 

Apple Shows Off New Gadgets, But Pay Is Bigger Bet

Article by Brandon Bailey, AP | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

CUPERTINO, Calif.— Apple showed off thinner iPads and a new iMac with a high-resolution display on Thursday. Sleek and stunning, yes, but not likely to ...

   
 

Obama's Credit Card Declined At Trendy NYC Restaur...

Article by Geoff Earle | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — It was a date the president will never forget — because he had to hit up First Lady Michelle Obama to pay the tab. A Septemb...

   
 

Stocks Slump, Bonds Rally As Global Economy Fears Mount

Article by Rodrigo Campos | Published 10/15/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - Stocks suffered their biggest losses in years and the dollar slumped on Wednesday after the latest inflation data from the United States and China...

   
 

Sears Apologizes, Removes Swastika Ring From Website

Article by Jessica Chasmar | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

Sears has apologized and removed a men’s swastika ring that was briefly for sale on its Marketplace website. The “.925 Thai silver Swastika ring&...

   
 

Complaints Prompt Department Store Sears to Yank '...

Article by Dave Bender | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. department store Sears quickly responded to outraged shoppers who discovered a page featuring Nazi swastika rings on their website, on Monday. &ldquo...

   
 

Wall Street Drops to Session Lows

Article by Dow Jones Newswires | Published 10/13/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks seesawed between gains and losses on Monday, following last week's sharp selloff amid volatile trading. Traders described a tentative market a...

   
 

Twitter, French Bank Team Up For Money Transfers Via Tw...

Article by Reuters | Published 10/13/14 | Comments (0)

PARIS/FRANKFURT: One of France's largest banks is teaming up with social network Twitter this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets. ...

   
 

Fans Hope For Low Prices At New Ben Gurion Apple Mini-s...

Article by David Shamah | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

For the first time, the computer giant will be selling directly to Israelis, a tech website writes It may not be as modernistic as the all glass and steel App...

   
 

Global Growth Jitters Wallop Wall Street

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

Wall Street saw sharp losses Tuesday, with the Dow posting its worst daily decline since July 31, as worries over international growth were reignited. Today&...

   
 

Apple Set to Open First Store in Israel at Ben-Gurion A...

Article by Dave Bender | Published 10/06/14 | Comments (0)

Israeli Mac fans will be getting a sweet bite of the Apple for the Jewish New Year: The technology giant will soon open their first official store in Israel a...

   
 

Hilton Selling Waldorf Astoria New York For $1.95 Billi...

Article by AP | Published 10/06/14 | Comments (0)

MCLEAN, Va.  — Hilton Worldwide is selling the Waldorf Astoria New York to Chinese insurance company Anbang Insurance Group Co. for $1.95 billion. ...

   
 

Wall Street Edges Higher, Russell Index Up

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch, Reuters | Published 10/02/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged higher in late afternoon trading on Thursday, rebounding with small caps after this week's sharp losses. The Russell 2000 index of small...

   
 

Buffett, Brafman & Harary Featured in New Issue of ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 10/01/14 | Comments (0)

Just take a mere cursory glance at the cover of the next issue of Parnassah Network’s Business Network magazine – which will be on store s...

   
 

Fashion Brands Are Making Bigger Pockets On Their Jeans...

Article by Lara O'Reilly | Published 10/01/14 | Comments (0)

At 5.5 inches the iPhone 6 Plus is pretty huge in smartphone standards. So big in fact that many users may not even be able to fit it into their jeans pocket. ...

   
 

Global Fears Ignite Market Selloff

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/01/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks dropped deep into the red Wednesday amid growing concerns over growth prospects in the U.S. and overseas. Today’s Markets As of 3:03 p.m. ET, the...

   
 

Wall Street Continues to Sputter

Article by AP | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks are ending slightly lower, leaving the Standard & Poor's 500 index in the red for September. It was only the third monthly loss for the ...

   
 

News Corp. Buying Online Real Estate Firm Move Inc. For...

Article by Michael J. de la Merced | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

News Corp., the publishing company controlled by Rupert Murdoch, agreed Tuesday to buy Move Inc., an operator of real estate listings websites, for $950 mil...

   
 

EBay to Split Off PayPal as Mobile Payments Gain Ground

Article by Spencer Soper | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

EBay Inc. (EBAY:US) is spinning off its PayPal division, heeding demands by activist shareholder Carl Icahn and giving the business independence it can use to...

   
 

Orthodox Community's First Ever Chamber of Commerc...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

OJC's goal is to help businesses gain new customers, knowledge, contacts, and political voice... We are respected for our entrepreneurship and business pr...

   
 

US Tab For Fighting ISIS: $10 Million Per Day

Article by Cathy Burke | Published 09/28/14 | Comments (0)

America is spending up to $10 million a day to fight the Islamic State (ISIS) group's militants in Iraq and Syria, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel estimate...

   
 

Fraudulent Transactions Surface in Wake of Home Depot B...

Article by Robin Sidel | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Illicit Activity Is Showing Up Across the U.S. as Financial Firms Step Up Efforts to Block Fraud A large data breach at ...

   
 

Stocks Close in the Red on Geopolitical Tension

Article by Ryan Vlastelica | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with consumer staples leading the S&P 500 down to its third straight daily loss, as investors grew concerned about the pace o...

   
 

Amazon Will Start Charging Sales Tax in Maryland Next W...

Article by Eric Hal Schwartz | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Maryland residents who buy things through Amazon will have to add a 6 percent tax to all online orders starting in October. It's part of Amazon's deal...

   
 

S&P Falls by Largest Margin in Nearly Seven Weeks

Article by Dow Jones Newswires | Published 09/22/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Monday, with the S&P 500 falling by its largest margin in nearly seven weeks. Investors turned skittish as they frett...

   
 

Israeli-Born Woman To Replace Larry Ellison As Head Of ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

Israeli-born Safra Catz is set to replace Oracle Corporation founder and multi-billionaire Larry Ellison, who announced he is stepping down on Thursday, as th...

   
 

Hamas-Backing Qatar Contracts Top Flight Public Relatio...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

Just days after a controversy involving one of Washington’s most respected think-tanks, the Gulf state of Qatar has contracted a white collar, London ba...

   
 

Hackers Continue To Harass American Companies, eBay Cus...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/20/14 | Comments (0)

Thinking about picking up one of those now worthless iPhone 5s’s on eBay? Be especially careful as a recent exploit in the site was discovered by hacker...

   
 

Wall Street Ticks Higher on Alibaba's Blockbuster ...

Article by BJLife BJLife | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Wall Street shot to fresh records in midday trade Friday as Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made its hotly-anticipated public debut on the New York Stock Exc...

   
 

Home Depot Breach May be Worse than Target Hack

Article by Matt Dean | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

A new report claims the apparent data breach at Home Depot (HD) could be “much, much bigger” than last year’s infamous Target (TGT) infiltra...

   
 

Fifth-Wealthiest Man In The World, Oracle CEO Larry Ell...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

Oracle (ORCL) said Larry Ellison, its co-founder and longtime CEO, will be stepping down, effective immediately. Ellison, who is believed to be the fifth-wea...

   
 

Stocks Hit Record Highs After Good News On Economy

Article by AP | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

US stocks end at record highs after drop in jobless claims and Fed meeting NEW YORK -- The U.S. stock market is closing at record highs following another piece...

   
 

Jobless Claims in U.S. Decline to Two-Month Low of 280,...

Article by Victorai Stilwel | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits plunged last week to a two-month low, a sign the labor market continues to strengthen. Jo...

   
 

Stocks End Higher Despite Mixed Fed Messages

Article by AP | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

The stock market is closing broadly higher as investors await the results of a key meeting by the Federal Reserve. All 10 industry groups in the Standard &...

   
 

GM To Offer Compensation For 19 Deaths Related To Ignit...

Article by Julia Edwards | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

General Motors Co will pay compensation for 19 deaths linked to a faulty ignition switch, according to the lawyer overseeing the compensation process, more...

   
 

Wall Street Flat as Investors Await Fed Policy Meeting

Article by Reuters | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks drifted lower on Monday ahead of this week's Federal Reserve policy meeting, as some investors expect the central bank to adopt a more hawk...

   
 

46,496,145: Food Stamp Recipients Can Fill Yankee Stadi...

Article by Ali Meyer | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

In June 2014, there were 46,496,145 recipients of the food stamp program, which is enough to fill the Yankee Stadium 925 times, according to data from the D...

   
 

Microsoft to Buy Minecraft Maker Mojang for $2.5 Billio...

Article by Dina Bass | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT), maker of the Xbox video-game console, agreed to acquire Mojang AB, the software company behind the popular game Minecraft, for $2.5 bi...

   
 

New Apple Tech Turns Israeli Firm Into Big Winner (Vide...

Article by David Shamah | Published 09/12/14 | Comments (0)

On-Track Solutions is all set for the rush to Apple Pay, with ready to go NFC add-ons for older iPhones An Israeli company is poised to cash in on one of&nbs...

   
 

Ahead of Launch of New NIS 50 Note PM Netanyahu Meets w...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this morning (Wednesday, 10 September 2014), met with Bank of Israel Governor Dr. Karnit Flug ahead of the launch of the new ...

   
 

Apple Closes Lower as U.S. Stocks Extend Losses on Rate...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell Tuesday, extending losses as investors speculated on when interest rates would rise. All eyes were on Apple (AAPL) today as the tech giant he...

   
 

Home Depot Confirms Breach in US, Canada Stores

Article by AP | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Home Depot confirmed on Monday that its payment systems have been hacked in a data breach that could affect millions of shoppers who used credit and debit car...

   
 

Israel's Tax Chief: We'll Get Everyone Sooner...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Moshe Asher believes Israelis hold tens of billions of dollars of unreported capital abroad. "Our feeling is that the current campaign will be very successful...

   
 

US Gas Prices Fall, Extending Summer Decline

Article by AP | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

A national survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline has dropped 2 cents over the last two weeks, to $3.46, bringing the decline to 25 cen...

   
 

As Sanctions Thaw, Japan Unfreezes $1 Billion in Irania...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

On Thursday, as part of the deal to extend the P5+1 nuclear talks with Iran past their original July deadline, Japan unfroze $1 billion in Iranian oil money and...

   
 

Stocks End the Week in Rally Mode

Article by Steve Rothwell, AP | Published 09/05/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK –  A surge in dividend-rich utility stocks helped push the Standard & Poor's 500 index close to a record Friday. Investors bought ...

   
 

Stocks Reverse Course, Close in the Red

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/04/14 | Comments (0)

A slump in oil prices weighed on the stock market Thursday, pushing the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its third straight loss. Stocks had started th...