BP settles Gulf spill for $18.7 billion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) BP and five Gulf states announced a massive settlement Thursday that resolves years of legal fighting over the environmental and economic damage done by the energy more…

Pamela Geller sues D.C. transit over ad flap

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2179015" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pamela Geller[/caption] Pamela Geller, co-founder and president of the American Freedom Defense Initiative, filed a lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, alleging more…

Stocks higher on Greece hopes, U.S. data

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors eyed better-than-expected data and remained optimistic on resolution between Greece and its creditors. "Investors should have higher conviction more…

ESPN to Olbermann: Quit doing 'commentary'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOODREPORTER) — ESPN and Keith Olbermann may be headed toward a tough negotiation to keep the outspoken host on the sports network. Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that more…

Macy's severs ties with Trump

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2173075" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Donald Trump[/caption] Macy's, citing "distress" over Donald Trump's recent remarks on immigrants from Mexico, has severed its business relationship with the presidential hopeful. In more…

Greece defaults on $1.7 billion payment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — In a dramatic but widely expected step, Greece formally defaulted on a $1.7 billion payment to the International Monetary Fund early Wednesday in Athens. Greece became more…

America's favorite fast-food chain is ...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — Not everyone likes Chick-fil-A's politics, but they sure seem to like the food. It's the highest ranking fast food restaurant in the U.S. for customer satisfaction, more…