Dow snaps 7-day losing streak, oil jumps 3%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed slightly higher on Wednesday, amid a sharp rebound in oil prices, while the Dow snapped a seven-day slide. "Investors are in a wait-and-see more…

Company tests giant bus that drives over cars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer CmKdbjDZ] (WASHINGTON POST) — Every urban commuter laments the twice-a-day headache of traffic congestion, and the often-disappointing alternatives that mass transit offers. A Chinese company has officially more…

Meg Whitman backs Hillary over 'demagogue' Trump

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Meg Whitman, a Hewlett Packard executive and Republican fund-raiser, said Tuesday that she would support Hillary Clinton for president and give a “substantial” contribution to more…

Obama sent Iran $400 million as Americans freed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer 3vdYxWTT] (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — WASHINGTON—The Obama administration secretly organized an airlift of $400 million worth of cash to Iran that coincided with the January release of more…

Twitter stock plunges as conservatives purged

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The social networking giant Twitter is facing serious problems as it is reporting disappointing earnings to stockholders even as it struggles to grow, or even maintain, its user base. more…