Nasdaq ends higher on Apple

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) The Nasdaq Composite advanced Thursday as Apple jumped a day after the iPad maker posted sound results, while the broader market held little changed amid concerns about more…

Girl stuns Michelle O with father's resume

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="J3OGxnbTr22CyBppI8kcA5gL8wZWdeai" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (USA TODAY) Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day at the White House on Thursday generated an emotional moment that touched on the nation's more…

Presidential adviser explains gold suppression

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor’s note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world’s top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…

Growing perils of cashless future

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) We're finally on the brink of the cashless society that futurists and other have been forecasting for years. The average consumer owns at least two credit cards more…

Math error has feds paying 3x market rate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Construction workers at companies doing work for the federal government are paid as much as three times what their peers outside of government get for the more…

Facebook at 34 cents a share, CFO to quit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Facebook's stock first dropped, then rose, after the company reported earnings that beat investor expectations Wednesday. CFO David Ebersman also said he would step down from more…

Stocks slip on earnings, home sales

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined on Wednesday, with Wall Street retreating after a sixth day of gains for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq, after data had new home more…

'Once you're in Oprah's world, she owns you'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) It has never been a relationship noted for displays of passion. Across 28 years of dating Oprah and Stedman Graham could never stand accused of more…

Miscreant IRS employees paid bonuses by agency

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) So, where do you work? That’s a question Internal Revenue Service employees must dread. Besides the fact that nobody like paying taxes, the agency’s reputation has more…