Banks just say no to cash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — U.S. banks are going to new lengths to ward off a surprising threat to their financial health: big cash deposits. State Street Corp. , more…

Appeals court: Google book scanning is fair use

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ArsTechnica) It's legal to scan books—even if you don't own the copyright—the US Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit held today. The Authors' Guild sued Google, saying more…

Stocks close higher for 3rd week

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed higher Friday for a third week of gains as mixed data pushed out expectations for the timing of the first rate hike. "The data more…

Illegals sue Missouri colleges for too–high tuition

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2538995" align="aligncenter" width="602"] University of Missouri-St. Louis (Credit: UMSystem.edu)[/caption] The American Civil Liberties Union has stepped in to sue on behalf of three illegal immigrants who accuse more…

Trump wins: CNBC agrees to debate demands

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2301505" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Fox News' GOP debate in August[/caption] CNBC has agreed to campaign demands from Donald Trump and Ben Carson that the looming Republican Party presidential more…

Game changer for solar-cell manufacturing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) Solar photovoltaics can generate clean electricity, but until recently one major barrier to greater adoption is the fact that solar panels have been prohibitively expensive. In recent more…