European shares were higher on Wednesday amid corporate earnings news and ongoing geopolitical concerns in Gaza and Ukraine.» Read More
Shaking off geopolitical flare-ups for now, analysts say the S&P 500 is taking aim at the 2,000 level, and the next round of earnings news could help.
NEW YORK, July 22- The government will call Mark Zuckerberg to testify against an upstate New York man accused of trying to cheat the billionaire founder of Facebook Inc out of half his stake in the social media company, a federal prosecutor said on Tuesday.
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Apple Inc. rose. 8 percent to $94.72 with 47,935,000 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. fell 1.7 percent to $22.52 with 24,748,200 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 4 percent to $25.95 with 28,240,300 shares traded.
WASHINGTON— Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed carbon pollution standards for power plants. WASHINGTON— Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee hearing on legislation focusing on consumer protections and safety for cruise ship passengers.
A federal judge denied Google's bid to dismiss a privacy lawsuit claiming it compiled user data and gave the information away without permission.
Retired Lt. Col. Avital Leibovich created IDF's social media unit, and explains what the social pages enable IDF to do during the crisis in Israel and Gaza.
July 22- A federal judge rejected Google Inc's bid to dismiss a privacy lawsuit claiming it commingled user data across different products and disclosed that data to advertisers without permission.
*U.S. players include Gogo, Honeywell, Golden Eagle. LONDON, July 22- The web-connected aircraft cabins of the future, powered by technology on show at last week's Farnborough Airshow, are offering a path to investor returns through suppliers like Cobham Plc and Thales SA.
Messaging apps, when combined with gaming apps, create a lucrative cycle of social involvement and competition. R/C reports.
LOS ANGELES— Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X. 20th Century Fox has created an "X-Men"- themed virtual reality stunt especially for the pop-culture convention, which kicks off Thursday in San Diego.
Microsoft's mangled layoff memo offers a lesson in how to write a crappy, insensitive note to employees, says career coach Marie McIntyre.
Will Danoff of Fidelity's Contrafund warned of "elevated valuations" in the high-growth sector of the stock market.
July 21- Portfolio manager Will Danoff, who oversees $110 billion in Fidelity Investments' Contrafund, has warned that "elevated valuations" are lurking in the high-growth sector of the stock market, causing more risk for investors.
July 21- Portfolio manager Will Danoff, who oversees $110 billion in Fidelity Investments' Contrafund, warned that "elevated valuations" were lurking in the high-growth sector of the stock market, causing more risk for investors.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Monday, with investor sentiment subdued due to the ongoing turmoil in Gaza and Ukraine.
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Malaysia Airlines is in uncharted territory after the disappearance of Flight 370 in March with 239 people aboard was followed this week by the downing of another of its jets, carrying 298 people, over Ukraine. An even bigger question mark now hangs over the future of Malaysia Airlines, with its brand tied to two almost unfathomable tragedies.
Hours after the Malaysia Airlines jetliner was shot down in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing 298 people, SIA's Facebook and Twitter updates said its own flights were not using Ukraine airspace. "You better come up with a more considerate, diplomatic and a more sensitive status before you lose customers," said a post by Edwin Lim on SIA's Facebook page.
Lacey Spears, of Scottsville, Kentucky, has pleaded not guilty to charges of depraved murder and manslaughter in the January death of her son, Garnett-Paul Spears, whose sodium levels rose to an extremely dangerous level with no medical explanation.