Nasdaq sheds 3% amid massive tech sell-off

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. equities closed sharply lower on Friday amid a massive drop in technology stocks and as mixed U.S. employment data raised concerns the Federal Reserve may raise more…

Obama owns stock in ammo, firearms companies

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2816045" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama listens to a question at a CNN town hall debate on gun control in Fairfax, Virginia, Jan. 8, 2016.[/caption] President Obama, one more…

U.S. added just 151,000 jobs in January

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX BUSINESS) The U.S. added 151,000 jobs in January, weaker than expected and additional fuel for concerns the U.S. economy is slowing down. There were silver linings to more…

Chicago stock exchange being sold to Chinese

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) The Chicago Stock Exchange said a Chinese investor group agreed to acquire it, giving the buyer entry into the intensely competitive U.S. equity market. Chongqing Casin Enterprise more…

How to blow that 1st date

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've been following your plan, and I've finally gotten out of debt and feel I have control of my finances. I'm also single, and I was more…

Venezuela on brink of complete economic collapse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Independent) The only question now is whether Venezuela's government or economy will completely collapse first. The key word there is "completely." Both are well into their death more…

Stocks close higher in choppy trade as oil slides

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. equities closed slightly higher in choppy trading Thursday as investors digested weaker-than-expected economic data and kept an eye on falling oil prices. Oil prices whipsawed Thursday, more…

Smirking drug CEO antagonizes lawmakers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli lashed out at members of a congressional panel on Twitter just minutes after refusing to answer any questions at the lawmakers’ more…

Hillary defends $600,000 in speaking fees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) DERRY, New Hampshire — Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton struggled Wednesday night to answer a question about why she took more than $600,000 in speaking fees from more…