Stocks mildly higher as investors digest Fed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed modestly higher as investors sought insight on the timing of a rate hike from the Federal Reserve statement and Fed Chair Janet Yellen's more…

Fed holds off on interest-rate hike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Federal Reserve policymakers on Wednesday kept the central bank’s benchmark short-term interest rate near zero, opting against the first increase since 2006 after determining the economy more…

Feds to sue AT&T for wireless service

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2128635" align="aligncenter" width="600"] AT&T faces a $100 million suit from the FCC.[/caption] The Federal Communications Commission announced Wednesday plans to sue AT&T for allegedly making misleading claims more…

'NYC aiding and abetting criminal activity'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2127835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mayor Bill de Blasio announces the acceptance of an ID card that will help illegals.[/caption] Tom Fitton, president of the government watchdog nonprofit "Judicial more…

'Sweet Baby Jesus' beer pulled from shelves

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — A Cleveland-based grocery chain has yanked a popular beer after one too many customers complained about its name: Sweet Baby Jesus. The chocolate and peanut butter more…

Bank of Greece: 'Uncontrollable crisis' without bailout

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer SKbpojPV] (WALL STREET JOURNAL) ATHENS—Greece’s central bank warned Wednesday that failure to clinch a deal with international creditors on desperately needed funding could lead the country into more…

Disney cancels tech-worker layoffs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) In late May, about 35 technology employees at Disney/ABC Television in New York and Burbank, Calif., received jarring news. Managers told them that they would more…

Colt firearms files for bankruptcy

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer jm2aKPvE] Colt, the U.S. firearms' manufacturer that's provided for American soldiers for decades – from the M16 in Vietnam to the M4 in Iraq and Afghanistan – more…

Fox News shake-up: Ailes will report to Murdoch's sons

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2107615" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rupert Murdoch and his sons, Lachlan and James[/caption] Roger Ailes, the chairman and CEO of Fox News, will begin reporting to new bosses James more…

Republicans quivering if Obamacare overturned

by Garth Kant -- [jwplayer uz8xmUoO] WASHINGTON – The congressman's voice was calm but there was exasperation in his words, and an implicit concern that Republicans were poised to snatch defeat from more…