Stocks fall, energy sector hit by oil's drop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks mostly declined on Monday, with energy producers leading losses on oil's drop to a multi-month low, as investors retreated after a fifth week of more…

Amazon cuts price of Fire smartphone to 99 cents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Amazon plans to sell its Fire smartphone for 99 cents—when purchased with a two-year contract—as the company looks to compete against industry leaders in the high-end more…

Divorce industry made this city a destination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — For nearly six decades, Reno was known as the divorce capital of the world because of liberal divorce laws that drew hundreds of thousands of more…

Box office lowest level in 13 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Walt Disney Co. (DIS)’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” again led the box office as movie ticket sales tumbled to the lowest level in 13 years during more…

America's highest-paid female CEO born a man

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) The highest-paid female CEO in America used to be a man. Martine Rothblatt, 59 — who founded the $5 billion pharmaceutical firm United Therapeutics and more…

Chick-fil-A founder Cathy dies at 93

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) ATLANTA – S. Truett Cathy, the billionaire founder of the privately held Chick-fil-A restaurant chain that famously closes on Sundays but also drew unwanted attention on more…

Olive Garden: $100 for 7 weeks of pasta

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Olive Garden is about to try a pretty outlandish gimmick to lure folks in the door: pasta up the kazoo. They're not calling it that, of more…

Shrinkage: Japan's economy contracts 7.1%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TOKYO (AP) -- Japan's economy contracted at a larger than earlier estimated annual rate of 7.1 percent in April-June, as companies and households slashed spending following a tax more…

No hands, feet needed to drive new Cadillacs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — General Motors Co. (GM), the largest U.S. automaker, will introduce a Cadillac model in two years that can be driven on the highway without the driver more…