6 feared dead in fiery plane crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- APACHE JUNCTION, AZ – A plane carrying six people crashed in the Superstition Mountains Wednesday evening and has left no indication of survivors. Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu more…

Fitch cuts Portugal rating to junk status

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FRANKFURT (MarketWatch) – Fitch Ratings on Thursday cut Portugal's sovereign credit rating to BB-plus from BBB-minus, putting the country's rating in junk status. Read the whole story from more…

EU demands right to dictate national budgets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The European Union demanded Wednesday sweeping powers to override national budgets and proposed issuing joint eurozone bonds to help resolve and prevent a repeat of the debt crisis. more…

Microsoft signs confidentiality pact with Yahoo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp has signed a confidentiality agreement with Yahoo Inc, allowing the software giant to take a closer look at Yahoo's business, according to a source more…

How birth order affects your job, salary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) – Not only did your big brother steal your Halloween candy throughout childhood, but as an adult he probably makes more money than you, too, say more…

Law slashes benefits for military widows

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) – Vince Smith was a Marine who was proud of taking care of his country, his wife and his two children. That changed after 21 more…

AT&T braces for T-Mobile deal collapse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) – AT&T said it would take a $4 billion charge in case its takeover of T-Mobile USA fails, reflecting the dwindling chances for the deal seen more…