Dow closes up triple digits as financials rise 1%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Stocks closed higher on Monday, with financials and materials leading, as investors digested economic data while looking for clues about the Federal Reserve's next move. "I more…

CNBC: We're in a new housing bubble

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — A decade ago, the U.S. housing market swelled to a bubble of epic proportions. Too many homes were built, and too many people were willing to more…

U.N. could take control of Internet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSJ) — When the Obama administration announced its plan to give up U.S. protection of the internet, it promised the United Nations would never take control. But because more…

Global banks issue money warning

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming — Central bankers in charge of the vast bulk of the world's economy delved deep into the weeds of money markets and interest rates more…

Obamacare sign-ups fall far short of forecasts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — Enrollment in the insurance exchanges for President Obama’s signature health-care law is at less than half the initial forecast, pushing several major insurance companies to more…

Target boycott costing more than anyone expected

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) A boycott against Target over its bathroom policy seems to be costing the retailer more than anyone expected. The boycott started in April after Target announced more…