| Mar 10, 2014
| 10:54 AM
New York's banking regulator, Benjamin Lawsky, has ticked off the financial sector and even his fellow regulators by being, well, zealous in his job. Now he's taking aim at one of the most cherished practices in the regulatory biz: disciplining...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Here's a rundown of the latest metrics on the Affordable Care Act.
-- The percentage of uninsured Americans is falling sharply, reaching 15.9% as of the end of February, according to Gallup. That's the lowest rate the survey firm has measured since...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:21 PM
A Republican who wants to be California's governor is staking his bid on having run the $700-billion federal bank bailout — even as GOP candidates across the nation distance themselves from the highly unpopular program.
As he courts voters, former...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Apple's chief financial officer Peter Oppenheimer will retire at the end of September after 18 years at the company.
"His guidance, leadership and expertise have been instrumental to Apple’s success, not only as our CFO but also in many areas...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:23 PM
There's a story former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry "Hank" Paulson tells in Joe Berlinger's unsettling new documentary, "Hank: 5 Years From the Brink," about "Goodnight Moon."
His wife, Wendy, suggested that instead of the insistent monotone we grew...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Google wants to create Internet connections of 10 gigabits per second, 10 times faster than what it already delivers to customers of its Fiber service in the Kansas City area.
Patrick Pichette, chief financial officer of the tech giant, said it could...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Clarence Birdseye did not invent frozen food, but he is credited with creating the industry by developing a flash-freezing process that was commercially viable and produced frozen food people were willing to eat. Freezing gave consumers an important new...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The Citizens United decision granting corporations equal First Amendment rights on par with ordinary people is just plain wrong.
The major reason is that the corporation, unlike a human being, is purely a government creation. There would be no...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Rumors of a possible acquisition by Apple and expectations for a strong fourth quarter drove shares of Tesla Motors to $203.70 Tuesday, a 3% gain and a new closing high for the electric car company.
It was the first time Tesla closed over $200....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Here are the five questions Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk needs to answer when the electric car company releases its fourth quarter and full-year financial results Wednesday afternoon.
1. Is a merger with Apple coming?
Musk met with Adrian...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Kimora Lee Simmons is off the market and has been for a while now, according to her ex-husband, Russell Simmons.
The runway model/designer/author, 38, has secretly married Goldman Sachs investment banker Tim Leissner, whom she has been linked to...