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Monday, May 8, 2017 at 09:03 PM EDT

Buffett Faults United, But Sticks With Airlines Investments

Buffett Faults United, But Sticks With Airlines Investments<br />

Warren Buffett said Monday that United Airlines bungled the case of the passenger dragged off a plane last month, and he criticized the CEO's handling of the incident. Buffett also said airplanes "may become...

Monday, May 8, 2017 at 04:06 PM EDT

Sinclair to Buy Tribune Media, Expanding Its Local TV Reach

Sinclair to Buy Tribune Media, Expanding Its Local TV Reach

Sinclair Broadcast Group, already the nation's largest local TV station operator, wants to be even bigger. The company announced Monday that it will pay about $3.9 billion for Tribune Media and its 42 stations,...

Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 12:00 AM EDT

Punching in Past 65: Older-Worker Rate Highest Since 1962

Punching in Past 65: Older-Worker Rate Highest Since 1962

More Americans age 65 and over are still punching the clock, and the last time the percentage was this high was when John F. Kennedy was in the White House. Last month, 19 percent of Americans age 65 and...

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 02:49 PM EDT

Feds Probe Uber's Use of Fake App to Stymie City Inspectors

Feds Probe Uber's Use of Fake App to Stymie City Inspectors

The Justice Department is probing allegations that Uber used phony software to thwart city efforts to make sure the ride-hailing company follows local regulations. The city of Portland, Oregon, says in an April...

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 09:18 AM EDT

NYC Cafe Sues Starbucks for Allegedly Stealing Secret Drink

NYC Cafe Sues Starbucks for Allegedly Stealing Secret Drink

A spokesperson for Starbucks says the suit is without merit.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 07:28 PM EDT

Apple Pledges $1 Billion Boost to US Manufacturing

Apple Pledges $1 Billion Boost to US Manufacturing

Apple plans to start a $1 billion fund to create more advanced manufacturing jobs in the United States, company CEO Tim Cook told “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on Wednesday. As CNBC reports, the fund fits into...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 11:57 PM EDT

Apple's Growing Cash Stash Spurs Talk of Huge Acquisition

Apple's Growing Cash Stash Spurs Talk of Huge Acquisition

As Apple's stash of cash grows, so does the possibility that the world's most valuable company will use some of the money for a huge acquisition that would expand its empire beyond iPhones and other gadgets. The...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 04:57 PM EDT

Microsoft Takes Aim at Google With Laptop, Slim Windows

Microsoft Takes Aim at Google With Laptop, Slim Windows

Microsoft is taking aim at Google as it introduced a Surface device for students and slimmed down Windows for the classroom. The new Surface Laptop is the first Surface device without a detachable keyboard....

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:30 AM EDT

In New Book, Ivanka Trump Gets Serious About Women at Work

In New Book, Ivanka Trump Gets Serious About Women at Work

Ivanka Trump's first foray into self-help writing came in 2009 with "The Trump Card," a breezy compilation of workplace advice, stories about her dealmaker dad and a hefty dose of celebrity namedropping. But in...

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 04:31 PM EDT

Bank Shares Rise After Trump Talks of Breaking Up Big Banks

Bank Shares Rise After Trump Talks of Breaking Up Big Banks

President Donald Trump said Monday he is "looking at" breaking up some of the nation's biggest banks, returning to a campaign promise that he'd since seemed to have put on the back burner. Major averages...

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