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  • Early movers: JCP, WBA, HPQ, AAPL, M, MS & more Thursday, 7 Jan 2016 | 7:59 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Redstone seeks dismissal of ex-girlfriend's suit Tuesday, 5 Jan 2016 | 8:22 AM ET
    Sumner Redstone

    Lawyers for media mogul Sumner Redstone asked a court to dismiss ex-girlfriend Manuela Herzer's petition for a new evaluation of his competence.

  • Jan 4- Lawyers for media mogul Sumner Redstone on Monday asked a court to dismiss ex-girlfriend Manuela Herzer's petition for a new evaluation of the 92- year-old's mental competence, while Herzer's attorneys said they will seek a subpoena of Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman to compel his testimony in the case. Investors are closely following the lawsuit, which has...

  • The motion on behalf of Redstone, the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc and CBS Corp, said he need not be examined since his own physician concluded that he was making healthcare decisions for himself. Weeks earlier, Herzer had been told to leave Redstone's Los Angeles home and was replaced by Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman as Redstone's healthcare agent.

  • The motion by Redstone, the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc and CBS Corp, says he need not be examined since his own physician concluded that he was making such decisions by himself.

  • 'Pharoah' and more: 2015's big sports stories Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 10:57 AM ET
    Tom Brady of the New England Patriots

    From "Deflategate" to the first Triple Crown in 37 years, sports generated some of the most memorable story lines in 2015.

  • Dec 22- Media mogul Sumner Redstone's compensation as executive chairman of CBS Corp and Viacom Inc was reduced for 2015, CNBC reported, citing sources. A Viacom spokesman declined to comment other than to say that the company would file its annual proxy with compensation details in January. A CBS spokesman also said the information would be contained in the...

  • Wall Street’s drive for breakeven could stall today Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 6:56 AM ET

    Futures point to a moderately lower open Tuesday, leaving the Dow and S&P 500 with little time to erase their 2015 deficits.

  • Limited discovery allowed in Sumner Redstone case Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 6:28 PM ET
    Sumner Redstone

    Limited discovery was granted in a case surrounding Sumner Redstone's mental competency, Reuters reported.

  • Dec 21- Shari Redstone refused an offer from her media mogul father Sumner to sell her 20 percent stake in the holding company that controls Viacom Inc and CBS Corp for $1 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. Earlier this month, Viacom Chief Executive Philippe Dauman addressed these concerns, saying he speaks with Sumner several times a week and that the...

  • Dec 21- Shari Redstone refused an offer from her media mogul father Sumner to sell her 20 percent stake in the holding company that controls Viacom Inc and CBS Corp for $1 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. The offer made in November 2014 would have required Shari to give up her right to become chairman of the two companies upon the death of her father, now 92,...

  • Wall Street looking for Christmas Week comeback Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 7:02 AM ET

    Futures point to a higher open ahead of the last two weeks of trading for 2015, but the year looks to be ending with a whimper.

  • How cool is NetDragon's Star Trek-inspired HQ? Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 7:43 PM ET
    How cool is NetDragon's Star Trek-inspired HQ?

    Simon Leung, vice chairman and executive director at NetDragon, discusses the office design and why the company's reported a Q3 net loss of $4.1 million.

  • How late night TV is becoming prime-time online Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 8:44 AM ET
    Jimmy Fallon

    Late-night shows might be pulling an older audience on TV , but they're gaining traction with younger audiences online.

  • Dec 14- Sumner Redstone's former girlfriend, Manuela Herzer, filed a new lawsuit in California on Monday alleging that the 92- year-old media mogul's signature was forged on a document removing her as his health care agent. Redstone is the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc and CBS Corp and Herzer's allegations, in lawsuits filed in the past few weeks, that he...

  • Dec 14- Sumner Redstone's former girlfriend, Manuela Herzer, filed a new lawsuit in California on Monday alleging that the 92- year-old media mogul's signature was forged on a document removing her as his health care agent. Redstone is the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc and CBS Corp and Herzer's allegations, in lawsuits filed in the past few weeks, that he...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 10- For the last several years, big U.S. companies have lived by an unswerving rule: buy back shares to increase returns to shareholders. The Fed is expected to raise interest rates at the end of its Dec. 15-16 meeting for the first time in nearly a decade. "A quarter of a percentage point is not going to make much of a difference," said to David Joy, chief market...

  • Dec 8- Apple Inc has suspended plans to offer a live Internet-based television service and is instead focusing on being a platform for media companies to sell directly to customers through its App Store, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. Apple's plan to sell a package of about 14 channels for $30 to $40 a month has run into resistance from media companies that want...

  • Dec 7- Viacom Inc Chief Executive Philippe Dauman said he speaks with Executive Chairman Sumner Redstone several times a week and that the 92- year-old media mogul is in charge of his own healthcare. Dauman spent the first several minutes of his session at the conference discussing what he called "misinformation," stemming from a lawsuit filed by one of...

  • Dec 7- Viacom Inc Chief Executive Philippe Dauman said he speaks with Executive Chairman Sumner Redstone several times a week and that the 92- year-old media mogul is in charge of his own healthcare. Dauman's comments, at a UBS conference on Monday, come after a lawsuit filed by one of Redstone's former girlfriends raised new questions about the billionaire's...