Stocks fail to hold momentum from oil gains

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed mildly lower on Thursday as stocks struggled to hold gains from higher oil prices, amid investor focus on earnings. "From a technical perspective we more…

Ex-IMF chief 'probed for money laundering'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="5rMGdrdDocYVd54hipHcsmNJlBZS7rhO" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (EuroNews) Former chief of the International Monetary Fund, Rodrigo Rato, is under investigation for money laundering, government sources have told Spanish daily El Pais. According more…

Drone delivering asparagus to restaurant crashes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (International Business Times) A publicity stunt that involved using a consumer quadcopter drone to deliver vegetables to a restaurant in the Netherlands has literally crashed and burned. The more…

Angie's List CEO could challenge Mike Pence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) During the recent debate over Indiana's "religious freedom" law, there were few critics as outspoken as Angie's List CEO Bill Oesterle. Oesterle canceled a $40 million more…

Iran prez to Congress: Butt out

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="ttMmdrdDpeMOZiyA7FWE07CcI55GZw9C" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sent a scathing message to members of Congress, telling them in comments made to state-run media: Back off the nuclear negotiations, more…

'Murdered' mom case gets GoFundMe help

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_627649" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Amy, Valarie and Miriam Carey[/caption] WASHINGTON – Justice can cost a lot in the American legal system. But, in the Internet age, funds for more…

Why some restaurants are ending tipping

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — On a busy Friday night in New York’s East Village, the friendly and efficient servers at Dirt Candy took home zero dollars in tips, but they more…

Shards of glass prompt Beech-Nut baby-food recall

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IN.REUTERS) — Federal food inspectors have announced the recall of 1,920 pounds of sweet potato and chicken baby food made by Beech-Nut Nutrition, saying it may be contaminated more…