Greenspan: 'Still a very sluggish economy'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Just when you thought the U.S. economy was roaring back to health, Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan is here to tell you otherwise. “The United more…

New theory: Sony hack was disgruntled staff

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — FBI agents investigating the Sony Pictures hack were briefed Monday by a security firm that says its research points to laid-off Sony staff, not North Korea, more…

'Shadow banking' set for breakout year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — As traditional banks face tighter restrictions and the demand for credit grows, a clear winner is beginning to emerge. Recovering from the black eye it received more…

Stocks narrowly mixed, S&P at record high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed on Monday, amid fresh lows on oil prices and earlier pressure on European stocks from Greece's failure to elect a president. more…

Russians wipe feet on U.S. flag doormats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Russian business owners are using American flags as doormats as resentment over U.S. economic sanctions puts the squeeze on traders. Customers have been filmed wiping their more…

Google's Gmail blocked in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — Easy access to Google's email service Gmail is now blocked in China, according to reports. Using Gmail directly via Google's site has been impossible in the more…