Stocks higher, Nasdaq tops 50-day average

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mildly higher Monday in low volume trade as investors readied for the first major earnings reports due Tuesday. "I think the fact the more…

Is nuclear fusion about to change world?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Hey 21st century, where's that nuclear fusion power reactor you promised? Tens of billions of dollars have been spent in the past 60 years, entire careers more…

Every kid gets a trophy? No way, says Kia

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="NsbnI1eDqGU6Xync401E5OkZ-A1LHqb2" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] A new television spot from Kia Sorento takes a not-so-subtle shot at the new self-esteem trend sweeping the world of sports, using the character of more…

Medicare costs to increase for 15 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) An old federal policy could cause more than 10 million Americans to get a higher Medicare bill next year. A small provision in Medicare's policy will more…

Southwest delays spill into 2nd day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Technology problems spilled into a second day at Southwest Airlines (LUV), as the airline warned customers Monday that it was continuing to have problems checking in customers. more…

Whole Foods recalls cheese, fearing Listeria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PIERCE PIONEER) — Whole Foods Market is recalling cheese fearing the products may have been contaminated with organism Listeria monocytogenes that causes serious fatal infections in young children, more…