China delegation buys illegal ivory in Africa

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) BEIJING — When President Xi Jinping of China and his entourage of government officials and business leaders arrived in Tanzania in March 2013, it was more…

Starbucks dress code bans wedding rings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY.COM) Starbucks has banned employees from wearing engagement rings and other rings that have stones. While plain wedding bands are acceptable, rings with rocks seem to pose a more…

Man eats 95 meals at Olive Garden in 6 weeks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WGHP-TV) BURLINGTON, N.C. — A North Carolina man has used his “Never Ending Pasta Pass” from Olive Garden to eat 95 meals over the last six weeks. Alan more…

Millionaire, 27, reveals secrets to his wealth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer hayw8rH9] (FINANCE.YAHOO) — Anton Ivanov isn’t your average millionaire. For starters, he’s barely 27 years old, he doesn’t work in Silicon Valley and he isn’t heir to more…

Filing your tax return ... on your phone?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Filing your tax return is always a laborious process, but there's an easier way – via your smartphone. Brad Smith, president and CEO of financial technology more…

Dow, S&P 500 rise to record finishes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks mostly rose Wednesday, taking benchmarks to historical peaks, a day after elections had Republicans taking control of the Senate and as a report on more…

IRS: Computers never searched for Lerner emails

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JUDICIAL WATCH) Judicial Watch announced today that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) admitted to the court that it failed to search any of the IRS standard computer systems more…