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The Ellen Pao verdict now being deliberated by a jury could be at least as complex as the gender bias issues the case has highlighted.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has signed into law a religious freedom act that the state's business community strongly opposes.
Ellen Pao’s lawsuit against her former employer, Silicon Valley VC firm Kleiner Perkins, is frivolous—and a setback for women, says Carol Roth.
The U.S. consumer financial watchdog outlined its plans for cracking down on the payday lending industry and ensuring that borrowers can repay loans.
The U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday that Schlumberger admitted violating U.S. sanctions related to Iran and Sudan.
PayPal is set to pay $7.7 million in a settlement with the Treasury Department over violations of numerous sanctions programs.
French officials said the black box recovered from Flight 4U9525 could shed light on what prompted it to crash, NBC News reports.
The SEC voted Wednesday to issue a proposal requiring proprietary high speed trading firms to register with regulators.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission confirmed Wednesday that it is investigating products made by Lumber Liquidators.
U.S. safety regulators are preparing to weigh in on whether Lumber Liquidators flooring is dangerous.
The counterfeit money was concealed in place mats and a shoe bag from Ecuador, U.S. Customs says.
The long-awaited legislation is intended to enhance information sharing between private companies and intelligence agencies.
Dick DeGuerin, Robert Durst's lawyer, sais his client "was tricked" by the "The Jinx" filmmakers, Today.com reports.
A Silicon Valley gender bias case against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers goes to closing arguments on Tuesday.
The state that could be most affected by proposed fracking rules is not top producer Texas or booming North Dakota.
US Telecom said it filed the lawsuit against the FCC in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.
The law, due to expire on June 1, allows the NSA to collect bulk data on numbers called and the time and length of calls, but not their content.
Legal marijuana in Colorado is nearly twice as potent as illegal pot in the past, raising concerns about safety. NBC News reports.
The buzz about another possible bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac doesn't make any sense, says Dick Bove. Here's why.
Politicians and regulators have prevented a supply-side solution to growth because they're focused on punishing banks, strategist Jason Trennert says.