Jeff Bezos became the richest man in the world Friday morning, after adding nearly $7 billion to his wealth overnight.
With Amazon's share price surging Friday morning after its earnings report, Bezos's wealth...
Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 at 07:07 PM EDT
Premiums Rising 34 Pct. for Most Popular Health Plan: Study
Premiums for the most popular "Obamacare" plans are going up an average of 34 percent, according to a study out Wednesday that confirms dire predictions about the impact of political turmoil on consumers.
Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 at 03:49 PM EDT
Walgreens to Stock Stores Nationwide With Narcan Nasal Spray
Walgreens announced this week that it plans to stock all of its stores across the U.S. with Narcan as the nation's opioid epidemic reaches new levels.
The medication, which is administered via nasal spray...
Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 at 10:23 AM EDT
White House Welcomes Senate Vote Killing Consumer Rule
The White House is welcoming a congressional measure killing the ability of millions of Americans to band together to sue bank or credit card companies to resolve financial disputes in a major win for Wall...
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 at 07:21 PM EDT
Calls for Probe After Zinke Neighbor Gets PR Power Contract
Members of Congress from both parties on Tuesday called for an investigation into a $300 million contract awarded to a small company based in Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's hometown of Whitefish, Montana.
As political pressure mounts on social media companies to say where ads are coming from, Twitter will reveal more information about political advertising on its platform.
Twitter said in a blog post on...
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 at 12:03 PM EDT
Puerto Rico Tourism Craters in Wake of Hurricane Maria
The narrow blue cobblestone streets of Old San Juan are deserted. Cigar shops are boarded up. Boutiques in bright colonial buildings are closed.
"It's like a ghost town," said Mike Maione, a 57-year-old tourist...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 06:02 PM EDT
Amazon Says It Received 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters
Amazon will be sorting through 238 proposals from cities and regions in the United States, Canada and Mexico that are hoping to land the company's second headquarters and the investment it'll bring.
The idea that the sooner you book, the more you save, isn't necessarily true.
If you waited until this month to purchase your flight home for Thanksgiving, you won't pay much more than others who booked months...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 04:25 PM EDT
Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Rift
Google's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber.
Alphabet Inc., which gets most of its money from Google's digital ad...