Target boycott costing more than anyone expected

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) A boycott against Target over its bathroom policy seems to be costing the retailer more than anyone expected. The boycott started in April after Target announced more…

News-site links targeted in European plan

by Bob Unruh -- Alarms are being raised about a "just-leaked draft impact assessment" regarding an overhaul of copyright rules for Europe because they "could spell the end for many online services more…

If Yellen is bullish on economy, this may be why

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Never underestimate the power of American consumers. As jittery businesses and tight-fisted governments cut spending this spring, American consumers went shopping. That helped keep the U.S. economy more…

Nasdaq on track to snap 8-week win streak

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks traded mostly lower on Friday, with utilities lagging, as investors digested remarks made by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer. "I more…

Sponsor bails after hunter spears bear

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) The Baltimore Sun is reporting that athletic wear company Under Armour has ended its sponsorship with hunter and fitness advocate Sara Bowmar after Bowmar filmed her husband more…

Yellen sees stronger case for interest-rate hike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Wall Street was higher on Friday morning after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the case for raising U.S. interest rates has strengthened in recent months. Yellen, more…

States ready Obamacare premium hikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) State insurance officials say they are feeling pressure to approve large ObamaCare premium increases to prevent more insurers losing money from dropping out of the market more…