Stocks close higher as energy leads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed higher in low volume trade Wednesday, helped by a rise in oil prices, as investors awaited Thursday's European Central Bank decision on monetary more…

Another Chipotle closes as employee gets norovirus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON.CBSLOCAL) — BILLERICA, Massachusetts – A Chipotle in Billerica has been shut down temporarily after an employee was diagnosed with norovirus and two others reported similar symptoms. By more…

Google machine beats human in A.I. landmark

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — A computer programme has won a game of Go against the world's best player, in a huge breakthrough for artificial intelligence. Google’s AlphaGo computer has beaten more…

7,000 anti-Trump ads aired in last week

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) The empire has struck back — a conservative coalition aired nearly 7,000 advertisements in the past week attacking anti-establishment candidate Donald Trump in a last-ditch effort to more…

Jack Welch: This is craziest thing Trump says

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Sen. Ted Cruz is the most sincere and best equipped of the Republican candidates to become president, Jack Welch said Wednesday. But if front-runner Donald Trump more…

For writers: To agent or not to agent?

by Jim Fletcher -- Writers who want to be published (or who have already been published) are constantly in a state of turmoil trying to answer the question: Do I need an more…

Dow, S&P snap 5-day win streak as energy drops 4%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed lower Tuesday, as a reversal in oil prices weighed and after weaker-than-expected Chinese trade data renewed concerns about global growth. "It's not collapsing more…

Church collection plate goes digital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Dylan Ciamacco, 25, first went to the Los Angeles outpost of international megachurch C3 as a teen. His mom thought a lot of the young people more…

Erin Andrews wins $55 million over nude video

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TENNESSEAN) — After an emotional trial centered on nude videos secretly taken of Erin Andrews, a Nashville jury on Monday awarded the television broadcaster $55 million, to be more…