D'oh! Twitter bans own CEO from Twitter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE REGISTER) — Twitter briefly suspended the Twitter account of Twitter cofounder and CEO Jack Dorsey today. It sparked some fears the big boss had been unceremoniously booted more…

Immigration activists launch attack on SPLC

by Bob Unruh -- The Southern Poverty Law Center famously smeared Dr. Ben Carson, a former GOP candidate for president and one of the most admired men in America, when it listed more…

Dow closes above 19,000 as stocks hit record highs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. equities closed higher on Tuesday, hitting new all-time highs, as investors digested housing data and kept an eye on President-elect Donald Trump's policy agenda. The more…

Customers sue Chipotle over 300-calorie burrito

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTLA) — Chipotle's chorizo burrito as diet food? If you read the description of the menu item, available since October, you certainly wouldn't think so: It packs chicken, more…

Actress refuses to go nude, sued for $10 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE WRAP) — Amber Heard has been slapped with a $10 million breach-of-contract lawsuit over her upcoming film London Fields, with the film’s producers claiming she failed to more…

Starbucks jacks up prices again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY.COM) Starbucks (SBUX) may have just given its legion of caffeine addicts a nice early holiday gift -- another price increase. It's not too hard to figure out more…

Existing home sales hit nearly 10-year high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Existing homes sold at the fastest pace in nearly 10 years last month despite persistently skimpy supplies as faster wage gains and low mortgage rates motivated more…

Macy's set to close more stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BIZ JOURNALS) Cincinnati-based department store giant Macy's Inc. will begin closing some of the 100 stores it plans to shutter by early 2017 before this year is up. more…