U.S. stocks end modestly lower

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 backing off from a record close, as investors weighed a decline in consumer confidence and better-than-expected earnings more…

Facebook dumping e-mail, in case you notice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Check your Facebook mail lately? Didn't think so. Apparently not many others did, either. So after three-plus years, the world's largest social media outlet is pulling more…

Now a dating app for 'throuples'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.COM.AU) — You have probably heard of online dating app Tinder which tries to match up couples but now there is an app designed for those looking for more…

Pentagon budget slashes benefits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Benefits for active­ duty personnel and their families would be slashed under a budget proposal released Monday by the Pentagon. The budget would dramatically reduce the more…

European surprise: Economies that are growing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="V2Z2l0azpCeDNN0-pguCiPm0_X4de5e_" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The eurozone's four major economies all have reported growth for the first time in nearly three years, according to a report from economist, columnist, radio more…

Obama aiming for 'unilateral disarmament'

by Greg Corombos -- The Obama administration is proposing the biggest cuts to the military in generations, citing an end to the war in Afghanistan and the impact of sequestration, but critics more…

U.S. stocks rally, end off session highs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks rallied on Monday, lifting the S&P 500 to a record and clearing its 2014 loss, as investors embraced activity on the M&A front and more…

Docs oppose retail health clinics for kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Families often turn to retail-based health clinics such as CVS' MinuteClinic, Walgreens' Healthcare Clinic or Kroger's The Little Clinic when a child is sick or needs more…

Phones to outsmart snoopers pitched to masses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — BARCELONA — Following the U.S. snooping revelations, there is a growing interest in a range of mobile phone products with one central selling point: privacy. The more…

Obama's climate plan challenged at high court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — The Obama administration today goes before the U.S. Supreme Court for the first time to defend climate-change policies that industry groups and Republican-led states say amount more…