American Express Takes a Beating to the Tune of $6 Billion Dollars Over Split...

If you saw the news Thursday that American Express and Costco Wholesale are ending their credit card partnership and were wondering which company was...

Oil Prices Fall Again as Stocks Approach All-time High

Brent crude future prices slipped on Tuesday after the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned that oil prices may decline as stocks continue to increase...

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HSBC Accused of Assisting Clients to Evade Taxes

HSBC, the U.K.'s biggest bank, helped rich customers to dodge paying tax by allowing them to set up secret accounts in Switzerland, according to...

Turbo Tax Pauses State Tax Filings After Being Hit with Fraud Outbreak

TurboTax has turned off the ability of its software to e-file state tax returns Thursday after the company found “an increase in suspicious filings,”...

Staples to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion

Staples Inc (SPLS.O), the No. 1 U.S. office supplier, agreed to buy nearest rival Office Depot Inc (ODP.O) in a $6.3 billion cash-and-stock deal...

Toyota Ordered to Pay Nearly $11 Million Over 2006 Car Crash

A U.S. jury on Tuesday ordered Toyota Motor Corp to pay nearly $11 million after finding that an accelerator defect in a 1996 Camry...

Standard & Poor’s Financial Services Agrees to Pay Nearly $1.4 Billion Over Crisis-Era Ratings

Standard & Poor's Financial Services said Monday it has agreed to pay $1.38 billion to settle government charges that it inflated ratings of mortgage-backed...

Auto Sales See Tremendous Start in January

Sales of new cars and trucks roared off to a fast start in January. Ford Motor said its sales jumped 15.3% to 178,351, powered mainly...

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There Are Only 4 Black CEOs In the Fortune 500

When McDonald's CEO Don Thompson officially steps down in March, there will be just four black CEOs in the Fortune 500. Even as politicians, pundits...

TracFone to Pay $40 Million to "Settle Charges That it Deceived Millions of Customers"

The Federal Trade Commission announced yesterday that TracFone will be paying $40 million “to settle charges that it deceived millions of consumers” by throttling...

McDonald’s First Black CEO Don Thompson to Retire March 1

Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Don Thompson, McDonald's Amid a tumultuous past year for McDonald's, the fast food chain's CEO Don Thompson is retiring, effective...

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McDonald’s says it has a Rough Road Ahead in 2015

McDonald's Corp (MCD.N) warned on Friday that business will be weak in the first half of 2015 and it is cutting its annual construction...

American Express Plans to Layoff Over 4,000 Employees this Year

American Express Co plans to cut more than 4,000 jobs over the next year, CNBC reported on Wednesday, citing an unnamed company representative. American Express,...

eBay to Cut 2,400 Jobs Ahead of Split with PayPal

EBay Inc plans to cut its workforce by 7 percent, or 2,400 jobs, in the current quarter and is exploring a sale or public...

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Amazon Studios Announces Expansion Into Movie Production

Amazon Studios is branching out from television series to movies, announcing plans to begin producing and acquiring original movies for theatrical release and, within...

Crayola Apologizes After Hacked Facebook Account Posts ‘Off-Color’ Jokes

Crayola, the crayon company based in Pennsylvania, issued an apology yesterday after hackers gained access to their Facebook page and posted "off-color" comments. Instead of...