CBS Market Watch

The Wall Street Journal: Indiana la...

The Wall Street Journal: Indiana lawmakers say they will clarify religious-objections law

Indiana legislative leaders said they are working on a bill to clarify a religious-objections law following days of criticism from opponents who argue the new measure could result in discrimination against gay people.
Project Syndicate: Both Beijing and...

Project Syndicate: Both Beijing and Washington are confused about China?s ?new normal?

As China moves from an export-led emerging economy to a more balanced economy befitting a global leader, both Beijing and Washington are confused by what the ?new normal? means.
Chuck Jaffe: This man showed that i...

Chuck Jaffe: This man showed that investing isn?t a competition

Sheldon Jacobs, who started The No-Load Fund Investor, said that the most important thing in investing is to be on pace to meet your goals.
SeaWorld blames PETA for spamming i...

SeaWorld blames PETA for spamming its outreach campaign

SeaWorld launched a question-and-answer campaign on Twitter and blames PETA for taking it over with spam and fake accounts.
The Wall Street Journal: Trevor Noa...

The Wall Street Journal: Trevor Noah to succeed Jon Stewart as ?Daily Show? host

Comedian Trevor Noah will succeed Jon Stewart as host of Viacom-owned Comedy Central?s ?The Daily Show.?
Futures Movers: Oil under pressure ...

Futures Movers: Oil under pressure as Iran talks in focus

Oil prices fall as a deadline for an agreement over Iran?s nuclear program looms and turmoil in Yemen looks unlikely to affect oil transport in the region.

BBC

Miliband warning over EU referendum

Miliband warning over EU referendum

Labour leader Ed Miliband unveils his party's business manifesto with a warning about David Cameron's pledge to hold an EU referendum - while some businesses criticise the use of their quotes in a Labour advert.
Bank stress tests cover global slum...

Bank stress tests cover global slump

The UK's banking industry will have to prove it can endure a global economic slump in this year's Bank of England stress tests.
Pension data 'sales' investigated

Pension data 'sales' investigated

The information watchdog launches an investigation into claims details of millions of people's pensions are being sold to fraudsters and cold-calling firms.
Varoufakis: End 'toxic blame game'

Varoufakis: End 'toxic blame game'

Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis calls for an end to the "toxic blame game" between Greece and Germany.
Mortgage approvals at six-month hig...

Mortgage approvals at six-month high

The number of mortgages being granted across the UK hit a six-month high in February, Bank of England data shows.
Yoox in talks with Net-a-Porter

Yoox in talks with Net-a-Porter

Italian online fashion retailer Yoox says it is in merger talks with London-based rival Net-a-Porter.

Reuters

Oil eases as big powers negotiate w...

Oil eases as big powers negotiate with Iran

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices slipped on Monday as officials from Iran and six world powers discussed a possible deal over Tehran's nuclear programme that could bring an end to sanctions and allow an increase in Iranian oil exports.
Heavy fighting in Aden as Yemen's H...

Heavy fighting in Aden as Yemen's Houthis make gains

ADEN (Reuters) - Iran-allied Houthi militiamen pushed into the northeastern outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Aden on Monday amid heavy clashes with loyalists of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi apparently backed by Saudi-led air strikes.
Setbacks and progress as Iran, six ...

Setbacks and progress as Iran, six powers meet to end nuclear impasse

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of Iran and six world powers met on Monday in a final push for a preliminary nuclear accord less than two days before their deadline as Tehran showed signs of backing away from previous compromise offers.
Germany says Greece must flesh out ...

Germany says Greece must flesh out reforms to unlock aid

ATHENS/BERLIN (Reuters) - Greece's biggest creditor Germany said on Monday that the euro zone would give Athens no further financial aid until it has a more detailed list of reforms and some are enacted into law, adding to scepticism over plans presented last week.
Nigeria election results due to sta...

Nigeria election results due to start trickling in

ABUJA (Reuters) - Results from Nigeria's elections, potentially the closest since the end of military rule in 1999, were due to start trickling in on Monday after a weekend vote marred by confusion, arguments and occasional violence.
Syria gets Russian arms under deals...

Syria gets Russian arms under deals signed since conflict began: Assad

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is supplying weapons to Damascus under contracts signed since the conflict in Syria began in 2011, as well as under earlier deals, President Bashar al-Assad said.

NewYorkTimes

Wall St. Surges Amid Encouraging Ec...

Wall St. Surges Amid Encouraging Economic Signs

Strong economic reports in Europe bolstered markets there, and energy companies were doing well in the United States.
U.S. Consumer Spending Tepid; Savin...

U.S. Consumer Spending Tepid; Savings at Two-Year High

U.S. consumer spending barely rose in February as households used the windfall from lower gasoline prices to boost savings to the highest level in more than two years, the latest sign that the economy hit a soft patch in the first quarter.
UnitedHealth Group to Buy Catamaran...

UnitedHealth Group to Buy Catamaran in $12.8 Billion Pharmacy Benefits Deal

The companies are combining forces in an effort to negotiate better deals with drug makers, which could lead to lower drug prices for consumers.
Greek Reforms List Proposes Bad Ban...

Greek Reforms List Proposes Bad Bank, Lowers Asset Sales Target

Greece?s government has proposed setting up a bad bank to deal with the rising level of bad loans, a finance ministry official said on Monday.
Well: GNC to Strengthen Supplement ...

Well: GNC to Strengthen Supplement Quality Controls

The action comes after the New York State attorney general?s office accused GNC and three other major retailers of selling herbal supplements that were fraudulent or contaminated with unlisted ingredients.
Itineraries: In Atlanta, a Quest to...

Itineraries: In Atlanta, a Quest to Keep Its Airport the World?s Busiest

The city?s officials believe its bustling hub has been crucial to local economic growth and have intensified efforts to attract businesses.

ABC

Ellen Pao Loses Big Silicon Valley ...

Ellen Pao Loses Big Silicon Valley Sex-Bias Case

Silicon Valley's biggest sex discrimination case has awarded one of the most prominent venture capital firms with a resounding victory.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Opposes Indiana ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Opposes Indiana 'Religious Freedom' Law

Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a growing chorus of business leaders who are opposed to legislation that may allow businesses to refuse service to gay customers for religio
Why Customer Service Reps Might Del...

Why Customer Service Reps Might Deliberately Make Experiences Worse

Two former representatives say they used tactics like purposely transferring customers from department to department.
UnitedHealth Bulks up for Prescript...

UnitedHealth Bulks up for Prescription Drug Cost Battle

Insurer UnitedHealth bulks up for prescription drug cost battle with $12.76B Catamaran deal
US Stocks Move Higher, Led by Gains...

US Stocks Move Higher, Led by Gains in Energy Companies

US stocks move higher, led by gains in energy companies; UnitedHealth rises on deal news
GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises...

GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises to 77

Toll from faulty General Motors ignition switches rises to 77 deaths, 141 injuries

InternetNews

Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plung...

Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plunge

HP investors had a bad day, but the rest of the tech sector fared well.
HP CEO Hurd Quits After Harassment ...

HP CEO Hurd Quits After Harassment Investigation

As the executive who oversaw its turnaround departs, the tech titan rushes to reassure customers and shareholders.
FCC Drops Closed-Door Net Neutralit...

FCC Drops Closed-Door Net Neutrality Talks

In the wake of reported sideline talks between two rivals, the FCC says it lacks a "robust framework to preserve the openness and freedom of the Internet."
Microsoft-Salesforce Deal: Who Won?

Microsoft-Salesforce Deal: Who Won?

What's behind the settlement between a rising power in the cloud and software-as-a-service and software colossus Microsoft, which is trying to make its own inroads into the area?
Say What? The Week's Top Five IT Qu...

Say What? The Week's Top Five IT Quotes

Google Wave crashes, fighting to keep mainframe skills alive, beware the Outernet and more.
Android Passes RIM as Top Mobile OS...

Android Passes RIM as Top Mobile OS in 2Q

Google's Android operating systems hustled past RIM's BlackBerry OS in the second quarter, a byproduct of the release of several new 4G smartphones and wider carrier coverage for the devices.

FoxNews

Apple CEO protesting religious free...

Apple CEO protesting religious freedom law

Apple CEO protesting religious freedom law

Freedom vs. discrimination?

Neil?s Spiel: Fast food marketing l...

Neil?s Spiel: Fast food marketing lesson for President Obama

Neil?s Spiel: Fast food marketing lesson for President Obama

Burgers vs. bureaucracy

The genius of Steve Jobs

The genius of Steve Jobs

The genius of Steve Jobs

?Becoming Steve Jobs?

Turning a passion for fitness into ...

Turning a passion for fitness into a successful business

Turning a passion for fitness into a successful business

College dropout millionaire

Why Chicago?s tech scene is poised ...

Why Chicago?s tech scene is poised for growth

Why Chicago?s tech scene is poised for growth

Chicago?s tech scene

Helping college students find tempo...

Helping college students find temporary jobs

Helping college students find temporary jobs

Linking employers, students

CNN

Boom! The Dow is surging 250+ point...

Boom! The Dow is surging 250+ points

Investors woke up Monday with a smile thanks to mega mergers and talk of more stimulus from China.
This man bet $100K that there's a s...

This man bet $100K that there's a startup bubble

A Boston-based venture capitalist entered into a five-year bet with Y Combinator president Sam Altman. The wager? $100,000 that there is a tech bubble.
Now's the time to buy Russia. Yes, ...

Now's the time to buy Russia. Yes, really

Some investors think the worst is over for Russia's markets and are buying back into its currency, bonds and stock markets.
George Soros: I'll invest $1 billio...

George Soros: I'll invest $1 billion in Ukraine

Veteran hedge fund investor George Soros says he's ready to invest $1 billion in Ukraine as part of a broader effort by the West to shore up the war-ravaged economy.
This host will replace Jon Stewart

This host will replace Jon Stewart

The 31-year-old contributor will replace the longtime host.
Thank you strong dollar: 5 cheap tr...

Thank you strong dollar: 5 cheap travel spots

The strong U.S. dollar will take you far. Here are 5 countries where you get more bang for your buck today.

WallStreet Journal

A Local Bank in Amish Country Flour...

A Local Bank in Amish Country Flourishes

Bank of Bird-in-Hand is the only new bank to open in the U.S. since 2010, when the Dodd-Frank law was passed.
UnitedHealth to Buy Catamaran for $...

UnitedHealth to Buy Catamaran for $12.8 Billion

UnitedHealth Group plans to bulk up its pharmacy-benefit business with the acquisition of Catamaran.
GitHub Hit With Cyberattack

GitHub Hit With Cyberattack

A popular U.S. coding website is enduring an onslaught of Internet traffic meant for China?s most popular search engine, in an episode that security experts say represents a likely attempt by China to shut down anticensorship tools.
TV for Babies Is Here

TV for Babies Is Here

Most TV networks don?t target viewers any younger than four years old, but BabyFirstTV is testing that boundary.
Teva to Acquire Auspex in $3.2 Bill...

Teva to Acquire Auspex in $3.2 Billion Deal

Teva agreed to acquire Auspex, increasing the Israel-based drug maker?s presence in the market for treatments for central nervous system disorders.
Yoox Confirms Net-A-Porter Talks

Yoox Confirms Net-A-Porter Talks

Italian online fashion retailer Yoox said it was in talks about a possible ?business combination? with Net-A-Porter, the Web-based clothing seller owned by luxury giant Cie. Financičre Richemont.

Washington Post

A revolt is growing as more people ...

A revolt is growing as more people refuse to pay back student loans

Remember those 15 people who refused to repay their federal student loans? Their ?debt strike? has picked up 85 more disgruntled borrowers willing to jeopardize their financial future to pressure the government into forgiving their student loans.Read full article >>
Wonkblog: How the NYC subway compar...

Wonkblog: How the NYC subway compares to London, Tokyo and Shanghai

What is the world's largest subway system? The chart below, created by Leon Markovitz of Dadaviz, shows there are a few ways to answer this question.The New York City subway has more stops than any other system, with more than 400 stations ? double the number in Mexico City, Moscow, Berlin and Tokyo.Read full article >>
Main Street Morning: Homeless to ho...

Main Street Morning: Homeless to home-store owner

Welcome to Main Street Morning, The Washington Post?s daily collection of news affecting entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses, with a special focus on policy and government. Here?s what?s affecting my small business, my clients and other entrepreneurs today. Read full article >>
Wonkblog: Ben Bernanke, blogger

Wonkblog: Ben Bernanke, blogger

Blogging isn't dead. At least, Ben Bernanke, former chairman of the Federal Reserve, doesn't think so: He's now blogging at the Brookings Institution. In his first post, he says he wants to write about this fascinating chart, which shows the steady decline in interest rates over the past 30 years or so.Read full article >>
Slow economy could prompt Iran to t...

Slow economy could prompt Iran to take nuclear deal

The headlines in Tehran have been trumpeting some good news for Iran?s economy lately. In the first 11 months of the Iranian fiscal year, car production climbed 58 percent and pistachio exports shot up 71 percent. Inflation is high but easing, and after a sharp contraction in 2012 and 2013, the economy is growing again.Read full article >>
Value Added: Family-owned Capital M...

Value Added: Family-owned Capital Meat carves a beefy niche with customized cuts

Arthur ?Arty? Alafoginis is regaling me with his secret for the perfect steak as we sit in the Landover headquarters of his Capital Meat Co., one of the last family-owned meat distributors in the region.Read full article >>

CBS Stock Market

Stocks to Watch: DuPont, Nike, KB H...

Stocks to Watch: DuPont, Nike, KB Home are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Friday?s session are DuPont, Nike, and KB Home.
Stocks to Watch: Bed Bath & Beyond,...

Stocks to Watch: Bed Bath & Beyond, GoPro, Nike are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday?s session are Bed Bath & Beyond, GoPro, and Nike.
Stocks to Watch: Google, Barnes & N...

Stocks to Watch: Google, Barnes & Noble are stocks to watch Wednesday

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Wednesday?s session are Google Inc., and Barnes and Noble Inc.
Stocks to Watch: Wisconsin Energy, ...

Stocks to Watch: Wisconsin Energy, Oracle, GE are stocks to watch

Wisconsin Energy Corp., Oracle Corp., and General Electric Co. may all see active trading after deals, or talk of deals.
Stocks to Watch: Stocks to watch: O...

Stocks to Watch: Stocks to watch: Oracle, Smith & Wesson, Family Dollar

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Friday?s session are Oracle, Smith & Wesson, and Family Dollar.
Stocks to Watch: BlackBerry, Oracle...

Stocks to Watch: BlackBerry, Oracle, Kroger are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday?s session are BlackBerry, Oracle, and Kroger.

BBC Stock Market

Yoox in talks with Net-a-Porter

Yoox in talks with Net-a-Porter

Italian online fashion retailer Yoox says it is in merger talks with London-based rival Net-a-Porter.
Varoufakis: End 'toxic blame game'

Varoufakis: End 'toxic blame game'

Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis calls for an end to the "toxic blame game" between Greece and Germany.
Bank stress tests cover global slum...

Bank stress tests cover global slump

The UK's banking industry will have to prove it can endure a global economic slump in this year's Bank of England stress tests.
Kingfisher fails to nail French dea...

Kingfisher fails to nail French deal

The owner of B&Q, Kingfisher, has abandoned its planned purchase of French DIY chain Mr Bricolage.
Attacks hit BA, GitHub and Slack

Attacks hit BA, GitHub and Slack

British Airways' Executive Club, the code-sharing site GitHub and the work chat service Slack have all been hit by cyber-attacks.
Prada profit takes a hit from China

Prada profit takes a hit from China

Italian luxury goods retailer Prada sees its net profit fall 28% last year as sales slumped in major markets of China and Europe.

Reuters Stock Market

U.S. small business borrowing slows...

U.S. small business borrowing slows in February

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. small businesses borrowing hit a five month low in February, in the latest indication of slower economic growth in the first quarter after an unusually harsh winter.

NewYorkTimes Stock Market

Wall St. Surges Amid Encouraging Ec...

Wall St. Surges Amid Encouraging Economic Signs

Strong economic reports in Europe bolstered markets there, and energy companies were doing well in the United States.
Greek Reforms List Proposes Bad Ban...

Greek Reforms List Proposes Bad Bank, Lowers Asset Sales Target

Greece?s government has proposed setting up a bad bank to deal with the rising level of bad loans, a finance ministry official said on Monday.
Itineraries: In Atlanta, a Quest to...

Itineraries: In Atlanta, a Quest to Keep Its Airport the World?s Busiest

The city?s officials believe its bustling hub has been crucial to local economic growth and have intensified efforts to attract businesses.
R.B.S. Says Head of Its Corporate a...

R.B.S. Says Head of Its Corporate and Institutional Bank Will Leave

Rory Cullinan was just named executive chairman of the corporate and institutional bank in February after six years at R.B.S.
Yoox Group in Talks With Luxury Onl...

Yoox Group in Talks With Luxury Online Seller Net-a-Porter

The Italian e-commerce luxury retailer said it was discussing a ?business combination? with Net-a-Porter, which is owned by a Swiss holding group.
Teva to Buy Auspex, an American Dru...

Teva to Buy Auspex, an American Drug Developer, for $3.2 Billion

Teva will pay $101 a share for Auspex, which makes drugs that treat people with movement disorders.

Internet Stock Market News

Microsoft Inks UC Deal With Polycom

Microsoft Inks UC Deal With Polycom

Under a multi-year agreement unveiled Monday, Polycom will begin shipping integrated unified communications solutions built on Microsoft's Communications Server 14.
IT Earnings Way Up at Job Site Elan...

IT Earnings Way Up at Job Site Elance

Google App Engine, HTML5, search engine optimization and social media marketing are among the fastest movers on Elance's list of hot job opportunities available online.
Google, Verizon Posit Net Neutralit...

Google, Verizon Posit Net Neutrality Accord

The two Internet and communications giants have put aside their differences to hammer what could be a palatable legislative solution to the net neutrality brouhaha.
Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plung...

Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plunge

HP investors had a bad day, but the rest of the tech sector fared well.
New Federal Data Breach Bill Debuts...

New Federal Data Breach Bill Debuts in Senate

The new bill is getting early support from prominent Democrats and could require enterprises meet tighter security measures and new notification rules.
Cisco Unveils Top 10 Web Malware Th...

Cisco Unveils Top 10 Web Malware Threats

Contaminated websites are still a threat, but Cisco's latest security report suggests that are plenty of other Web-borne malware scams that can cost you or your company dearly.

CNN Stock Market

Boom! The Dow is surging 250+ point...

Boom! The Dow is surging 250+ points

Investors woke up Monday with a smile thanks to mega mergers and talk of more stimulus from China.
5 travel spots that just got cheape...

5 travel spots that just got cheaper for Americans

The strong U.S. dollar will take you far. Here are 5 countries where you get more bang for your buck today.
Think there's a startup bubble? Bet...

Think there's a startup bubble? Bet $100K on it.

Y Combinator president Sam Altman says there's no bubble -- that companies like Uber, Dropbox and Pinterest will be worth double in five years.
George Soros: I'll invest $1 billio...

George Soros: I'll invest $1 billion in Ukraine

Veteran hedge fund investor George Soros says he's ready to invest $1 billion in Ukraine as part of a broader effort by the West to shore up the war-ravaged economy.
America's best-performing female CE...

America's best-performing female CEOs

These women run companies whose stocks surged in the past year -- significantly beating the S&P 500.
Now might be the time to buy Russia...

Now might be the time to buy Russia. Yes, really.

Some investors think the worst is over for Russia's markets and are buying back into its currency, bonds and stock markets.

WallStreet Journal

A Local Bank in Amish Country Flour...

A Local Bank in Amish Country Flourishes

Bank of Bird-in-Hand is the only new bank to open in the U.S. since 2010, when the Dodd-Frank law was passed.
UnitedHealth to Buy Catamaran for $...

UnitedHealth to Buy Catamaran for $12.8 Billion

UnitedHealth Group plans to bulk up its pharmacy-benefit business with the acquisition of Catamaran.
GitHub Hit With Cyberattack

GitHub Hit With Cyberattack

A popular U.S. coding website is enduring an onslaught of Internet traffic meant for China?s most popular search engine, in an episode that security experts say represents a likely attempt by China to shut down anticensorship tools.
TV for Babies Is Here

TV for Babies Is Here

Most TV networks don?t target viewers any younger than four years old, but BabyFirstTV is testing that boundary.
Teva to Acquire Auspex in $3.2 Bill...

Teva to Acquire Auspex in $3.2 Billion Deal

Teva agreed to acquire Auspex, increasing the Israel-based drug maker?s presence in the market for treatments for central nervous system disorders.
Yoox Confirms Net-A-Porter Talks

Yoox Confirms Net-A-Porter Talks

Italian online fashion retailer Yoox said it was in talks about a possible ?business combination? with Net-A-Porter, the Web-based clothing seller owned by luxury giant Cie. Financičre Richemont.

Washington Post

Asia stocks inch higher despite wor...

Asia stocks inch higher despite world woes

BANGKOK -- Most Asian markets took cues from Wall Street on Thursday and edged higher despite serious challenges to the global economy, including Japan's struggle to contain an earthquake-spawned nuclear crisis, Portugal's unresolved financial problems and uprisings in the Middle East.
Toyota to curb N. America productio...

Toyota to curb N. America production after quake

TOKYO -- Toyota Motor Corp., the world's biggest automaker, said Thursday it expects to halt production at some of its factories in North America due to shortages of parts from Japan following a devastating earthquake.
Boeing: US gets the tanker it wante...

Boeing: US gets the tanker it wanted, nothing more

-- A Boeing executive said on Wednesday that the Air Force will get the tanker it ordered - and no more.
Watchdog: FAA improves for-hire air...

Watchdog: FAA improves for-hire aircraft oversight

WASHINGTON -- The Federal Aviation Administration has significantly improved its safety oversight of for-hire aircraft companies but hasn't followed through on recommendations regarding air tours and illegal operators, a government watchdog said Wednesday.
Big BMW sedan adds hybrid

Big BMW sedan adds hybrid

-- Gasoline-electric hybrid versions of BMW's big, 2011 BMW 7-Series sedans come with the federal government's lowest fuel economy rating of all regular-production hybrids.
Asia stocks mixed amid uncertainty ...

Asia stocks mixed amid uncertainty in Japan, Libya

BANGKOK -- Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday following a retreat on Wall Street as the staggering toll exacted by Japan's worst-ever earthquake came into sharper focus and uncertainties grew about the outcome of Western military action against Libya.

ABC Stock Market

Ellen Pao Loses Big Silicon Valley ...

Ellen Pao Loses Big Silicon Valley Sex-Bias Case

Silicon Valley's biggest sex discrimination case has awarded one of the most prominent venture capital firms with a resounding victory.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Opposes Indiana ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Opposes Indiana 'Religious Freedom' Law

Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a growing chorus of business leaders who are opposed to legislation that may allow businesses to refuse service to gay customers for religio
Why Customer Service Reps Might Del...

Why Customer Service Reps Might Deliberately Make Experiences Worse

Two former representatives say they used tactics like purposely transferring customers from department to department.
UnitedHealth Bulks up for Prescript...

UnitedHealth Bulks up for Prescription Drug Cost Battle

Insurer UnitedHealth bulks up for prescription drug cost battle with $12.76B Catamaran deal
US Stocks Move Higher, Led by Gains...

US Stocks Move Higher, Led by Gains in Energy Companies

US stocks move higher, led by gains in energy companies; UnitedHealth rises on deal news
GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises...

GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises to 77

Toll from faulty General Motors ignition switches rises to 77 deaths, 141 injuries

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