CVS shuts off Apple Pay

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Last Thursday drug store chain Rite Aid Inc. (RAD) reportedly stopped accepting payments made through the just launched Apple Pay system from Apple (AAPL). On Saturday, more…

'Breaking Bad' actor blasts Toys 'R' Us

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POPWATCH.EW) — Looks like Toys “R” Us won’t be on Aaron Paul’s holiday shopping destinations. The Breaking Bad vet took to Twitter on Thursday to blast the retailer more…

Law lets IRS seize accounts on suspicion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) For almost 40 years, Carole Hinders has dished out Mexican specialties at her modest cash-only restaurant. For just as long, she deposited the earnings at more…

No balanced budget, no pay for Senate

by Greg Corombos -- Recent polls suggest former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land is trailing Democrat Rep. Gary Peters in the state's open U.S. Senate race, but Land says she more…

Former Fox News anchor Terry Keenan dies at 53

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Former Fox News anchor Terry Keenan died late Thursday, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In a statement to Mediaite.com, Keenan's sister, Linda, said the former anchor more…

Car batteries may soon last 1,000 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Grist) A group of Swedish researchers just discovered an unconventional way to give new life to rechargeable Lithium-ion batteries: with pine resin and alfalfa seeds. This has green more…

Russian ruble plunges to new all-time low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Russia's ruble slumped to a new all-time low on Friday as the economic fall-out from the Ukraine crisis and lower oil prices caused the finance minister more…

Banker suicides return

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Zero Hedge) The summer, thankfully, has been largely bereft of the dismal trend of bankers committing suicide, but as Bloomberg reports, Thierry Leyne, a French-Israeli banker and partner more…