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US Senator Says It's Time To Put A Woman On The $2...

Article by AP | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

CONCORD, N.H. — The first woman to serve as both governor and U.S. senator is backing a campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill. Sen. Jeanne S...

   
 

Street Ends Red After Rocky Trade

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street took a nose dive Friday, with the major indices down more than 1% as investors worried over new regulations in China, Greek debt talks and weak ea...

   
 

Stocks End Slightly Down with Earnings in Focus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended marginally lower on Thursday as lingering worries about upcoming corporate earnings reports offset enthusiasm about a trio of soaring Wall S...

   
 

Wall Street Rises On Oil, Upbeat Earnings

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

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday, fueled by gains in oil companies and speculation that upcoming first-quarter earnings reports might not be quite as we...

   
 

Wall Street Seesaws as Traders Digest Earnings, Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 moved higher on Tuesday, helped by energy stocks and March-quarter earnings reports that topped modest expectations but did little to ...

   
 

On Tax Week, Obama Scoffs At GOP Plan To Repeal Estate ...

Article by AP | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — As Americans race to meet this week's tax deadline, President Barack Obama accused Republicans on Monday of trying to boost the riches...

   
 

Live In Apartment? Why Your Rent Will Rise Again This Y...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

LOS ANGELES -- Living in an apartment? Expect your rent to go up again. Renting has gotten increasingly expensive over the last five years. The average U.S...

   
 

Christie: End SS For Seniors Earning $200K Plus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Gov. Christie called for scaling back Social Security benefits for seniors earning more than $80,000 and ending payments entirely for ...

   
 

Stocks Fall Ahead of Earnings Wave; Crude Oil Closes Hi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/13/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK   -- Stocks erased all gains and slipped into the red by mid-afternoon Monday as Wall Street placed bets on a weaker series of earnings thi...

   
 

Nasdaq Leads Stocks Higher Amid Oil Pressure, Mostly Do...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/08/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors shook off a plunge in oil prices and digested the Federal Reserve's meeting minutes as mostly dovish...

   
 

Wall Street Slips Ahead of Close

Article by CNBC | Published 04/07/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed mildly lower on Tuesday as investors eyed continued gains in oil and the dollar ahead of the unofficial start of earnings season on Wednesd...

   
 

Fed Rate-Hike Timing Back in Focus, Wall Street Jumps

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/06/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Monday as expectations the Federal Reserve will push any interest rate increases further into the year offset concerns over faltering econ...

   
 

Average US Rate On 30-Year Mortgage Barely Moves At 3.7...

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

WASHINGTON — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates barely moved this week, remaining close to historically low levels as the spring home-buying season g...

   
 

4 Dead, 16 Hurt In Oil Platform Fire In Gulf Of Mexico

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

At least four people were killed and 16 workers injured when a fire erupted early Wednesday on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico belonging to Mexico's ...

   
 

Doubts Over U.S. Growth Cool Dollar Rally

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

The dollar lost ground on Thursday, the last trading day of the week for many markets ahead of Easter, after disappointing U.S. economic data on Wednesday ...

   
 

U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Weaker-Than-Forecast Jobs, Fac...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/01/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell, after a ninth straight quarterly gain, as weaker-than-estimated data on hiring and manufacturing reinforced concern that economic growth may...

   
 

Stocks Gain More Than 250 Points On Encouraging Signs I...

Article by AP | Published 03/30/15 | Comments (0)

New York -  U.S. stock indexes are closing higher following encouraging news on consumer spending and home sales. Energy stocks and banks had some of the ...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges on Weak Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/25/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities skidded into the close of trade on Wednesday as a weaker-than-expected read on durable goods orders weighed on sentiment, triggering profit tak...

   
 

Kraft And Heinz to Form North America's No.3 Food...

Article by Reuters | Published 03/25/15 | Comments (0)

Kraft Foods Group Inc, the maker of Velveeta cheese, will merge with ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, owned by 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hath...

   
 

Stocks Close Lower; Weaker Dollar Eyed

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/23/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged lower on Monday on the heels of strong gains in the prior week, as investors weighed fluctuations in the dollar and its impact on other mark...

   
 

Analysis: The Israel Election Decided By One Vote

Article by Gil Hoffman | Published 03/17/15 | Comments (0)

 Now that the role of the people is over, the election will be decided by one man: President Reuven Rivlin.  With all due respect to the millions o...

   
 

Dow Adds 225 Points Amid Dollar, Oil Slide

Article by CNBC | Published 03/16/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded more than 1 percent higher on Monday as investors eyed weakness in the dollar and oil prices ahead of Wednesday's key Fed meeting. "T...

   
 

Oil Price Will Likely Fall Further, Global Agency Says

Article by AP | Published 03/13/15 | Comments (0)

A global energy agency says the oil market has further to drop as supplies from the U.S. show no sign of slowing. The International Energy Agency, a watchdog t...

   
 

Fake IRS Agents Target More than 360,000, Make Off With...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/13/15 | Comments (0)

A federal investigator says fake IRS agents have targeted more than 366,000 people with harassing phone calls demanding payments and threatening jail time as ...

   
 

Hat in Hand: Borsalino Headed to Bankruptcy?

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

Will they raise prices to remain afloat? The Borsalino hat company is deeply in debt and on the verge of bankruptcy. Italian hat maker Borsalino, which has ...

   
 

Wall Street Soars In Sharpest Rally In A Month

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

US stocks rebound as dollar falls; Banks gain after many win Fed clearance to raise dividends NEW YORK -- U.S. stock market indexes rose on Thursday as a rall...

   
 

Applications For US Unemployment Benefits Fall Sharply

Article by AP | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

Applications for US unemployment aid plunged last week to 289,000 Washington - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell sharply last week,...

   
 

Apple Reopens ITunes, App Stores After Lengthy Outage

Article by AP | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

Apple has restored service to its widely used iTunes and app stores after a rare breakdown Wednesday. The outage vexed the iPhone and iPad maker for more than...

   
 

Fed View, Strong Dollar Drag Wall Street Lower

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended lower for a second straight session on Wednesday as worries increased the Federal Reserve could bump up rates as soon as June and the dollar...

   
 

US Stocks Fall Sharply On Fears The Fed May Soon Hike R...

Article by AP | Published 03/10/15 | Comments (0)

US stocks fall sharply amid global market turmoil on fears of possible US interest rates hikes NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks fell sharply as fears over possible inte...

   
 

Wall Street Paces Higher as Bull Market Turns Six

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/09/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, boosted by a couple of billion-dollar deals, while Apple shares fluctuated following the long-anticipated rollout of its watch....

   
 

Wall Street in Deep Decline After Jobs Report

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks retreated on Friday, with the S&P 500 index poised for its second straight weekly drop, as a strong monthly jobs report fueled expectations fo...

   
 

PM Netanyahu: Speech was "Well Worth" the Cos...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

'An Israeli leader must be able to stand up and tell the truth' Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells Israel Hayom that his Iran speech was "we...

   
 

Solid US Jobs Report: 295K Positions Added; Rate At 5.5...

Article by AP | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — A burst of hiring in February underscored the resilience and confidence of U.S. businesses, which are adding workers at the fastest pace in...

   
 

Apple To Replace AT&T In The Dow Jones Industrial A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

Tech giant Apple is joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing AT&T. The change is expected to take place after the market close on March 18. The ...

   
 

Wall Street Dips From Record

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/03/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with technology stocks leading the decline a day after the Nasdaq Composite hit its highest in 15 years, while the S&P 500 an...

   
 

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...