Stories about Money

Jan 07 2018

Oil dips away from 2015 highs as doubts emerge over rally

Brent crude futures were at $68.03 a barrel, 4 cents below their last settlement, but not far off the $68.27 high from the day before, also the highest since May 2015. Li...

Jan 07 2018

Missed the Bitcoin Rally? This Cryptocurrency May Be Your Second Chance

The roller coaster that is the cryptocurrency market is alive and well. Ripple accounted for about 12.5 percent, while ethereum was around 12.1 percent, the website sho...

Jan 07 2018

Transportation Safety Board investigation underway into collision between 2 planes

None of the passengers were injured but the airport said in a statement that one of its firefighters was being treated in hospital. No passengers or crew members were...

Jan 07 2018

Maryland native DeWanda Wise to make Marvel movie debut in 'Captain Marvel'

What we also know is that Captain Marvel's origin is different from the comics, but by how much remains to be seen. So could DeWanda Wise be playing Monica Rambeau? ...

Jan 06 2018

Missing Texas Girls Found Safe; Accused Abductor in Custody

DALLAS | A Texas man wanted for questioning in the death of a woman and the abduction of her two daughters has been charged with kidnapping. The Amber Alert specific t...

Jan 06 2018

Marketer's Brief: Taco Bell Finally Gives In, Sells Fries

The Nacho Fries will also be available in a $5 box with a Doritos Loco Taco, a Cheesy Gordita Crunch and medium drink. Taco Bell itself fueled speculation about servi...

Jan 06 2018

How to Tell if You Need a New iPhone Battery

In the United States, the company has cut the price of battery replacements for the affected models from $79 to $29. Apple is promising an iOS upgrade that will "give u...

Jan 06 2018

Spotify is being sued by a major music publisher for $1.6 billion

The lawsuit, filed in California federal court, involves songs by Canadian folk legend Neil Young, the late Tom Petty , Weezer, The Doors , the Black Keys, Rage Agains...

Jan 06 2018

DASH ranked best diet overall for eighth year

This year's rankings includes 40 diet plans across nine categories, including best weight-loss diets, easiest diets to follow , best diets for diabetes and best di...

Jan 06 2018

United flight to China stops in Alaska after traveler smears 'feces everywhere'

The passenger was reportedly cooperative when he was met by airport authorities and Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in Anchorage. The trip got even worse for the...

Jan 06 2018

Sophisticated Android banking trojan targeted 232 banking & cryptocurrency apps

The malware also targets a multitude of apps from worldwide banks, cryptocurrency wallets, Amazon Shopping app, eBay and AirBnB among others. The gateway for the malwar...

Jan 06 2018

Government estimates lower GDP for 2018-18 at 6.5%

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) will release the advanced gross domestic product ( GDP ) growth estimates for 2017-18 at 5.30 pm today. The per capita income in real ...

Jan 05 2018

FCC's Ajit Pai cancels CES appearance following 'death threats' over net neutrality

FCC chairman Ajit Pai has abruptly canceled his annual trip next week to CES in Las Vegas, reportedly due to death threats stemming from the agency's repeal of rule...

Jan 05 2018

The World's Safest Airlines For 2018 Have Been Revealed

Emirates has been named the world's safest airline in 2017, according to a study conducted by the Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre for the magazine, Aero Int...

Jan 05 2018

Tesla Q4 Numbers - Highest Sales Ever, 1550 Model 3 Deliveries

Tesla Inc delayed a production target for its new Model 3 sedan for the second time on Wednesday, disappointing investors even as it claimed "major progress" overcomin...

Jan 05 2018

Lloyd Center Sears on list of stores to close; Springfield outlet too

The local Sears store in the Salmon Run Mall was not included in a list of outlets its corporate owner plans to close in a few months. The 104,000-square-foot Km...

Jan 03 2018

German MP being investigated over anti-Muslim social media posts

The Twitter account of Beatrix von Storch, deputy leader of Germany's Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, was temporarily suspended for 12 hours on Monday. Prior to Germ...

Jan 03 2018

It's Hoda! Kotb named co-host of NBC's 'Today' show

NBC revealed Kotb will take over as Savannah Guthrie's co-host on the weekday program in an announcement Tuesday - a little over a month after Lauer was sacked by ...

Jan 02 2018

Stoke 0-1 Newcastle: Magpies fend off second-half rush from hosts

Mark Hughes says he is still "the best person" for the manager's job at Stoke despite them falling to a fifth defeat in seven games against Newcastle . Murphy was given...

Jan 02 2018

2017 safest year on record for commercial passenger air travel

Since 1997 the average number of airliner accidents has shown a steady and persistent decline, for a great deal thanks to the continuing safety-driven efforts by worldwid...