Bitcoin regulation coming this year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) New York state's top financial regulator has detailed his plans to regulate bitcoins sometime this year. Benjamin Lawsky, New York's financial services superintendent, said he will issue more…

Stocks close higher – Nasdaq gains for 6th session

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday, clearing initial losses, after better-than-expected earnings from companies including Goodyear Tire & Rubber helped deflect weaker-than-anticipated economic data. "The earnings season has more…

Comcast snatches up Time Warner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Comcast Corp's proposed $45.2 billion takeover ofTime Warner Cable Inc could face close scrutiny from U.S. antitrust regulators because of the deal's potential to reshape the country's more…

Europe eyes confiscation of savings accounts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - The savings of the European Union's 500 million citizens could be used to fund long-term investments to boost the economy and help plug the gap left by banks since more…

IRS bull's-eye included tax-exempt groups

by Bob Unruh -- In a stunning turn of events into the investigation into Internal Revenue Service targeting of conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status, a member of Congress has revealed the more…

Stocks decline after 4-day rally

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks were mixed on Wednesday, with Procter & Gamble's reduced earnings outlook weighing on the Dow industrials and the S&P little changed after its largest four-day more…