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Remember gold? It seems like only six years ago the shiny metal was flavor of the month, hitting a record $1,900 a troy ounce while its backers prophe..
Package theft in her Chicago apartment building is so rampant, Sara Costello says, that she has begun rerouting all of her online orders to work: pott..
Bitcoin, the digital currency based on blockchain technology, exploded in price last week, shooting up to a high-water mark of $19,000 per single coin..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would cre..
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would create the largest U.S. ..
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would create the largest U.S. ..
Each of them, at some point, said yes to the dress. Hanks and the others have all appeared in sketches or roles in which they have rocked frocks, foll..
Even by bitcoin standards, Thursday was a wild ride. With a few hours, the volatile digital currency surged above $19,000, dropped back below $16,000,..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in discussions about a merger that would create the largest hospital chain ..
By Shari Burnum, Financial Advisor with Raymond James Financial Services and founder of Investor's Resource, who specializes in holistic wealth manage..
Bob Iger is likely to extend his tenure as Disney chairman-CEO if the company succeeds in acquiring 20th Century Fox and other big assets from the Mur..
Disney’s current CEO may stay on past his contract’s expiration if the company goes through with the purchase of most of 21 Century Fox’s assets. Bob ..
21st Century Fox Chief Executive James Murdoch is believed to be seeking a continuing role at Disney should the Burbank entertainment giant acquire th..
The Bel-Air fire that has destroyed homes and forced major evacuations is burning near the vineyard estate of media mogul Rupert Murdoch. About 1:30 p..
(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) Chief Executive Bob Iger will likely extend his tenure past 2019 to facilitate integration of Twenty-First Century ..
Dec 6 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger will likely extend his tenure past 2019 to facilitate integration of Twenty-First Century Fo..
It’s been a bad few months for internet freedom in China (and really, a bad few decades, but who is counting?). The government brought into force a br..
People who know him call him Dave. You probably know him by the eponymously-named company, J.D. Power and Associates, which I used to think was fake. ..
As smartphones and mobile devices become more common in North Korea, technology isn’t just improving communication; it’s giving the government a power..
Increased commitment from mom and pop investors has some Wall Street market pros wondering whether the bull market is showing its age. Retail particip..
A common enemy can be the foundation of a beautiful friendship. Snapchat and Twitter have a shared foe in Facebook, and to a lesser extent Google. And..
Social media giant Facebook will lead the "FANG" stocks higher in 2018 with no correction in sight, according to Evercore ISI. In fact, given the larg..
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac..
On Tuesday night, Van Jones stopped by The Late Show and weighed in on President Trump‘s hostile relationship with the press. Stephen Colbert asked th..
On Tuesday night, Van Jones stopped by The Late Show and weighed in on President Trump‘s hostile relationship with the press. Stephen Colbert asked th..
Harvey Weinstein’s-----predations went unimpeded for decades thanks to a complex and powerful “complicity machine” he built to protect himself, accord..
(Newser) – So must a baker make a cake for a gay couple even if he opposes-----marriage? The answer, it seems, lies solely with Anthony Kennedy. That'..
(Newser) – So must a baker make a cake for a gay couple even if he opposes-----marriage? The answer, it seems, lies solely with Anthony Kennedy. That'..
That's one of several intriguing scenarios that could be at play as talks between 21st Century Fox and Walt Disney Co. gain momentum, according to two..
Well, they’ve done it: Those damned millennials have finally killed the “making fun of millennials” industry. Apparently sick of living in fear that p..
AUBURN, Ala. — On Monday, when President Trump finally endorsed Roy Moore for Senate, Mac Watson threw up his hands and fired up his grill. Watson, th..
Mashable has made a significant round of layoffs — cutting 30% of its workforce — following the struggling digital-media company’s fire sale to Ziff D..
As smartphones and mobile devices become more common in North Korea, technology isn’t just improving communication; it’s giving the government a power..
Publishing conglomerate Ziff Davis has officially bought online news site Mashable for a mere $50 million, according to Recode. Last month, we followe..
Attention millennials (and everyone else): The editors of the Wall Street Journal have admitted to their own faulty use of the term "millennials," per..
Top House Republicans are slamming a last-minute addition to the Senate tax bill that has drawn the scorn of corporate America. In its frantic push to..
Nissan is the latest automaker to make its autonomous vehicle testing intentions clear – it’ll begin a pilot of self-driving Nissan Leaf electric vehi..
(Newser) – The last time a senior UN official stepped foot in North Korea was in October 2011. That changed Tuesday, with United Nations undersecretar..
Apple today reached an agreement with the European Union to begin depositing the €13 billion ($15.4 billion) in back taxes it was ordered to pay Irela..
Apple today reached an agreement with the European Union to begin depositing the €13 billion ($15.4 billion) in back taxes it was ordered to pay Irela..
Dec 5 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac..
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: General Cable Corp., up $7.65 to $29.45 The wiring maker agreed to be bought by Prysmian ..
Billionaire value investor Mario Gabelli's love of media stocks is well-known, but on Monday he took to his Twitter account to test an idea. CNBC has ..
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — The three women tensed as their taxi approached the checkpoint manned by Islamic State group fighters. Everyone in Mosul dreaded ch..
“I don’t care about ideology,” said Williams, a confidant of Ben Carson and Clarence Thomas. “I just like to surround myself with the best.” (Jahi Chi..
Some Democrats believe Tom Steyer's multimillion-dollar push for President Donald Trump's impeachment is counterproductive. On Monday, Steyer, a billi..
CVS Health (CVS) has plans that reach far beyond filling your prescription.  The second-largest U.S. drugstore chain is buying Aetna (AET), the third-..
CVS will buy insurance giant Aetna in a roughly $69 billion deal that will help the drugstore chain reach deeper into customer health care and protect..
CVS will buy insurance giant Aetna in a roughly $69 billion deal that will help the drugstore chain reach deeper into customer health care and protect..
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond on Monday named former McKinsey & Co. executive Thomas Barkin as its next president and CEO. Word of Barkin's app..