President Trump Slams Amazon, says USPS Should Raise Rates for Online Retailer’s Shipments

Fresh off the nation's biggest holiday shopping season in years, President Trump went postal on Amazon, suggesting on Twitter the online retailer is taking advantage of the...

US Stocks Mount Milestone-Shattering Run in 2017

Taken a look at your stock portfolio lately? It’s a good bet it’s racked up solid gains this year. Wall Street has taken stock investors...

Ten Ways to Capture the Stock Market in 2017

The stock market repeatedly rose to records in a year that was remarkable for its lack of volatility. Technology stocks dominated the gains as...

2017 Winners and Losers in the Stock Market

It was a strong year for the stock market, but 2017 was a great year if you made airplanes (think Boeing), were an online...

US Stock Indexes Edge Lower on Final Trading Day of 2017

U.S. stock indexes edged lower Friday afternoon on the final day of trading for 2017. Losses by technology and financial companies outweighed gains by...

President Trump Says Amazon.com Should Be Charged More by U.S. Postal Service

President Donald Trump returned to a favorite target Friday, saying that Amazon.com should be charged more by the U.S. Postal Service for the packages...

Mastercard Says It Was Their Biggest Christmas Ever

Shares of U.S. department stores jumped on Tuesday as Mastercard Inc said shoppers spent over $800 billion during the season, more than ever before,...

US Stocks Move Lower as Markets Reopen Following Christmas

U.S. stocks edged mostly lower in light trading early Tuesday as markets reopened following the Christmas holiday. Losses among technology companies outweighed gains by...

Unions See Growth Potential in California Marijuana Workers

Unions have caught a whiff of a rare opportunity to organize a whole new set of workers as recreational marijuana becomes legal in California. The...

Amazon Buys Internet-Connected Home Security Camera Company Blink

Amazon has bought an Andover, Massachusetts-based company that makes internet-connected doorbells and security cameras. Blink announced on its website Friday it was being acquired by...

Amazon Prime Now Aids Late Shoppers With 1-2 Hour Deliveries

With five days until Christmas, someone in New York urgently needed 10 rolls of wrapping paper. Another person needed a bag of potatoes and...

Fiat Chrysler to Recall 1.8 Million Trucks Due to Shifter Issue

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's U.S. unit said on Friday it would recall about 1.8 million trucks in the United States, Canada, Mexico and some...

Payment Technology Firm Says Holiday Spending Rose 9.2 Percent From Nov. 1

A payment technology firm says that holiday spending is surging in the days before Christmas. First Data said Friday that overall spending, excluding gas, rose...

T-Mobile, Amazon, Facebook Sued for Allegedly Excluding Older Americans from Jobs

Three workers and a large union sued T-Mobile, Amazon, Facebook, and other corporations on Wednesday, accusing them of using Facebook’s ad targeting tools to...

Why Subway Has Closed 900+ Stores This Year

Subway is in a downward spiral.  The sandwich chain's U.S. store count dropped by 909 locations in 2017, according to figures that a Subway representative...

Papa John’s Founder, John Schnatter, Steps Down as CEO Weeks After NFL Comments

Papa John's founder John Schnatter will step down as CEO next month, about two months after he publicly criticized the NFL leadership over national...

Rolling Stone Magazine Bought by Penske Media

Rolling Stone magazine is getting a new majority owner. Media investor Jay Penske said his firm Penske Media was buying a 51% stake in the...

Top EU Court Rules Uber Should Be Regulated Like a Taxi Company

Ride-hailing service Uber suffered a new blow Wednesday as the European Union’s top court ruled that it should be regulated like a taxi company...

ESPN President John Skipper Resigns; George Bodenheimer Takes Over as Acting Chairman

John Skipper resigned as president of ESPN and co-chairman of the Disney Media Networks on Monday. George Bodenheimer, ESPN's president from 1998 to 2011 and...

Hershey Buying Snack Maker Amplify for $1.2 Billion

Chocolate and candy maker The Hershey Co. is acquiring Amplify Snack Brands for $1.2 billion as it ventures into the healthy snack aisle. The boards...