Dow closes up more than 200 as energy bounces

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed higher Thursday, stabilizing after a steep sell-off, helped by some recovery in oil prices and comments from Fed policymakers that indicated possibility of an more…

Ben Carson's financial aide quits

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2745995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ben Carson[/caption] Dean Parker, presidential hopeful Ben Carson's top financial aide, has stepped aside from his role, dropping not only his campaign position but more…

Twitter sued for ISIS-tied postings

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2834164" align="aligncenter" width="595"] Twitter is being sued for allowing ISIS-type posts to its site.[/caption] The widow of an American who died in the November terrorist attack at more…

Powerball jackpot winners in 3 states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The largest lottery jackpot in American history has at least three winners, with tickets earning a piece of the $1.6 billion Powerball prize sold in California, more…

U.S. to track secret buyers of luxury real estate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Concerned about illicit money flowing into luxury real estate, the Treasury Department said Wednesday that it would begin identifying and tracking secret buyers of high-end properties. more…

Al Jazeera America is dead: Network goes dark

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_1962585" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Al Jazeera America will cease to exist on April 30, 2016[/caption] Al Jazeera America is dead. The U.S. arm of the Qatar-based news network more…