Black Friday sales plummet 11%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESSWEEK) Even after doling out discounts on electronics and clothes, retailers struggled to entice shoppers to Black Friday sales events, putting pressure on the industry as it heads more…

Pirated Sony movies leaked online

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) If Sony Pictures employees return to work Monday after the Thanksgiving weekend without computer or email access, it will mark the beginning of the second more…

Now spies hidden in your mobile device

by Steve Elwart -- With worldwide shipments reaching 2.1 billion units by the end of this year, smartphones have become an essential took in the minds of many. But with their record more…

Nearly $1 million in time clocks gather dust

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KHON-TV) Always Investigating recently uncovered excessive overtime by city and state workers, then timecard fraud at TheBus. Now, another discovery of wasted time, but not in a way more…

CEOs getting ready to revolt against Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Leading U.S. CEOs, angered by the Obama administration's challenge to certain "workplace wellness" programs, are threatening to side with anti-Obamacare forces unless the government backs off, according more…

Famous Christmas-story ad stirs controversy

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1466275" align="aligncenter" width="600"] British and German soldiers of the Christmas Truce, 1914[/caption] The date was Dec. 24, 1914 – Christmas Eve. In the battered trenches of World more…

Democrats try to figure out what went wrong

by Garth Kant --   [caption id="attachment_1466865" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and President Barack Obama in happier times[/caption] WASHINGTON – Democrats surveying the wreckage of their midterm election disaster are more…

Active stock funds having really bad year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Stock-picking fund managers are testing their investors patience with some of the worst investment returns in decades. With bad bets on financial shares, missed opportunities in technology more…