How long can this nirvana last for investors?
The stock market keeps ticking methodically higher into record territory, and the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 23,000 for the first time on Wednesday....
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 03:10 PM EDT
Toyota Recalls Some Sienna Minivans for Shifter Defect
Toyota Motor Co. is recalling 347,120 Sienna minivans worldwide because they can shift out of the "park" position and roll away.
The recall involves Siennas from the 2005-2007 and 2009-2010 model years. Most...
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 02:35 PM EDT
Twitter Vows New Crackdown on Hateful, Abusive Tweets
Twitter is vowing to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweetstorm that the company is not doing enough to protect its users.
The company has spent the...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 02:34 PM EDT
Appeals Court Tosses $72 Million Award in Talcum Powder Case
A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday threw out a $72 million award to a woman who claimed talcum powder made by Johnson & Johnson contributed to her ovarian cancer, saying Missouri was not the proper jurisdiction...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:42 AM EDT
US Tech Giants May Find Their Future Shaped by Europe
Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life.
But the likes of Facebook, Google and...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 07:31 PM EDT
Netflix Sinking Deeper Into Debt to Fuel Subscriber Growth
Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world's biggest video subscription service.
The big burden...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 01:35 PM EDT
Court Agrees to Take on US-Microsoft Dispute Over Emails
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take on a major dispute over the government's authority to force American technology companies to hand over emails and other digital information sought in criminal probes...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 01:11 PM EDT
Supreme Court to Hear American Express Fee Dispute Case
The Supreme Court is taking up an appeal by 11 states that argue American Express violated antitrust laws by barring merchants from asking customers to use other credit cards that charge lower fees.
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 12:03 PM EDT
As Trump Deregulates, Chicken Lobby Would Speed Inspections
While President Donald Trump unravels many of the policies put in place during the Obama administration, the poultry industry has been lobbying hard to speed up poultry inspection lines, NBC News reported.
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 03:12 PM EDT
Under Pressure From Congress, IRS Suspends Equifax Contract
The IRS suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax Friday after members of Congress complained the tax agency had awarded a no-bid contract to a company that recently had a...