| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Airbnb Inc., the short-term home rental service for travelers, has been issued a subpoena from New York prosecutors.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office is investigating whether people who put units on the Airbnb website are...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:56 PM
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President Barack Obama pressed the wrong button. He got the Affordable Care Act passed and then rested on his laurels. How sad to see our tech-savvy commander...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:32 AM
As Friday's sales numbers near, the auto industry is holding its collective breath to see what effect the federal government shutdown had on auto sales. Signs of the shutdown's impact on the larger economy persist: Moody's economist Mark Zandi said......
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Burger flippers in Seattle could soon take home more than $31,000 a year.
Ed Murray, a candidate for mayor of the Pacific northwest's largest city, has endorsed a $15-an-hour minimum wage. The city's current mayor Mike McGinn said he may go even higher....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:42 AM
This has not been a good year for gold investors.
Prices of the precious metal were at a three-week low Tuesday morning on speculation that a strengthening U.S. economy will spur the Federal Reserve to slow stimulus. Silver fell to its lowest level in...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Although the U.S. consumes far more oil than any other country, Bloomberg News is reporting some good news; we're on track to energy self-sufficiency. According to the news agency, the U.S. could become the world's top oil producer by 2015,......
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Samsung reportedly is getting ready to release a smartphone with a curved screen that wraps around the sides.
With the screen on the sides, users will be able to see messages at an angle, Bloomberg News reported.
The curved-screen device will most...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Fisker Automotive's travails hit its direst ??? and possibly final ??? note Friday when the troubled plug-in startup filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Investment group Hybrid Technology LLC purchased what remains of the automaker's loan from the...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:19 AM
German police have arrested two people suspected of illegally generating Bitcoins worth nearly $1 million.
Bitcoins are an unregulated, virtual currency that is stored in password-protected electronic "wallets" and used to make purchases on the Internet...
| Dec 10, 2013
Bloomberg LP finds itself in a struggle to define the proper role of the news division in the financial colossus, which makes most of its money by renting terminals to portfolio managers, traders and analysts that give them access to real-time market...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:09 PM
As veterans continued to liberate lightly barricaded national monuments in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, the federal government shutdown stands to hit children and the disadvantaged particularly hard if the days wear on.
Here's a tour of some of the...