Study: Multitasking damages brain, career

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) You've likely heard that multitasking is problematic, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain. Research conducted at Stanford University more…

Kroger snubs gun-grabbing 'Moms Demand Action'

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1305265" align="aligncenter" width="596"] A Kroger store manager in Ohio refuses to accept petitions from a representative of Moms Demand Action on Oct. 4.[/caption] Kroger is the latest more…

Stocks recover losses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks ended about 2 percent higher on Wednesday as markets extended gains on the FOMC minutes and recovered from Tuesday's selloff. Closing 274.8 points higher, the more…

China becomes world's largest economy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) – Sorry, America. China just overtook the US to become the world's largest economy, according to the International Monetary Fund. Chris Giles at the Financial Times more…

Man claims Comcast got him fired after complaint

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) The Consumerist reports that a man known as Conal complained to Comcast after he was billed for services he didn't actually have. After Conal's complaint, the more…

Twitter sues U.S. government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Twitter, the world's largest microblogging platform, on Tuesday sued the U.S. government, alleging that the Justice Department's restrictions on what the company can say publicly about more…

Wal-Mart cuts health insurance for 30,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to eliminate health insurance coverage for some of its part-time U.S. employees in a move aimed at controlling rising health care costs of more…

Buffett: Hillary will win in 2016

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Marketwatch) The presidential election of 2016 is already wrapped up, says Warren Buffett. And the winner is: Hillary Clinton. "Hillary is going to run," the Berkshire Hathaway CEO more…