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How Clinton Donor Got on Sensitive Intelligence Board
Newly released State Department emails help reveal how a major Clinton Foundation donor was placed on a sensitive government intelligence advisory board even though he had no obvious experience in the field, a decision that appeared to baffle the department’s professional staff. The emails further
Winners During the US Stock Market Rout
While the shares of many American companies took a major bruising on Monday, the worst day for U.S. stocks in four years, due to fears of a slowdown in China, there are 25 firms that Goldman Sachs says may be relatively immune from an economic slowdown on the other side of the globe. The list
The next generation of gambling technology
When Stephen Curry takes the floor Tuesday night in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, every facet of his game will be tracked by six strategically placed high-tech cameras in the rafters of Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena. How far did Curry run during the game? That's easy to pinpoint. How much separation
Stocks Down After New York Stock Exchange Re-Opens
The Dow Jones Industrial Average took a triple digit hit today after trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) was halted for three and a half hours. At the end of trading in New York at 4 p.m., the index closed down 261 points or 1.5 percent to 17,515, while the S&P 500 fell 34 points, about
NYSE Trading Halted for Over 2 Hours
NYSE officials claim an internal technical glitch, not a cyber breach, has caused trading to be halted at the stock exchange.
Apple Stock Plunges on Cyber Monday
The cause behind the tech giant's sudden $40 billion stock plunge is revealed.
Fed Looks Into Whether Media Leaked Market-Moving Information to Investors
Federal Reserve Questions Whether Market-Moving Information Leaked to Investors
Flash Crash Over AP Tweet Hoax Eyed
Morning Business Memo… A weird thing happened to the stock market last week, and now financial regulators want to know if something much worse could cause a crash in the future. Someone hacked the Associated Press Twitter account and tweeted that President Obama had been...
Obama, Clinton Fundraiser Appointed to National Security Panel
For one of President Obama's top fundraisers, the appointment last year to an elite group of State Department security advisors appeared to be an odd fit. Rajiv Fernando, a Chicago securities trader, has never touted any international security credentials, yet he was appointed alongside an august
8 High-Profile Financial Scandals in 5 Months
Here's an alarming statistic: In the past five months, the financial sector has had eight high-profile scandals. The most recent: Standard Chartered Bank which settled with New York regulators on Wednesday for $340 million. The charge: allegedly engaging in illegal transactions with Iranian