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Yahoo's recent announcement of an expanded maternity leave policy has sparked a discussion among worker rights activists. Will its move now pressure other companies to follow suit?
Saudi Arabia Oil Minister Ali Al-Naimi Tuesday emphasized the Saudis currently have no plans to expand production capacity.
NBA center Jason Collins made headlines Monday when he came out as the first openly gay athlete in major professional team sports in America. The web reacted immediately.
To celebrate Earth Week, we asked members of our exclusive Young Presidents' Organization Chief Executive Network to tell us how their companies go green.
If it's springtime, that means it could be a good time not just to rotate the crops but the stock market sectors as well.
If widespread adoption of energy-efficient technologies is the goal, here's a little secret: Don't mention the environmental benefits!
The U.S. has more natural gas than any other country but must do more to tap its potential, billionaire investor T. Boone Pickens said.
One venture capitalist notes that today’s young tech entrepreneurs weren't working during the last crash—a blessing and a curse.
After a grounding that lasted 100 days, costs estimated to run over $600 Million, and countless negative headlines Boeing's CEO sees bright skies for the troubled 787 Dreamliner.
Pimco's chief explains the dangers of unprecedented central bank experiments.
Unemployment fraud is costing the government billions of dollars in paid benefits to people who are still working, dead or are behind bars, a Fed study finds.
There's a crisis in Italy: It's too hot in the pizzeria and the Italians have gotten out, leaving a shortage of 6,000 "pizzaiuoli," according to the Italian business group FIPE.
In a note to clients Sunday, ISI analyst Brian Marshall explained how he "chickened out" when trying to replace his Apple iPhone 5 with a Samsung Galaxy S4.
Passwords have had a good, long run. But today the landscape is different. A next-generation approach to data security is overdue, one expert argues.
Before the recession, non-Hispanic white families, on average, were about four times as wealthy as nonwhite families, according to a new study. By 2010, whites were about six times as wealthy.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis is about to overhaul the way it tracks the growth of the American economy. The new accounting rules will give more weight to "intangible and intellectual" assets.
The rise of "superbugs," and pressure from the government and insurers, is driving hospitals to try all sorts of new approaches to stop their spread.
Live Earth Farm uses Farmigo, a startup that develops tech tools to connect online customers with local food providers willing to offer worksite deliveries.
A proposed merger of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc and Actavis Inc. was put on hold after the two drugmakers failed to agree on terms of a deal.