Cook calls for campaign against fake news

Apple CEO Tim Cook wants the tech industry to take action against "fake news" stories that are polluting the web. "There has to be a massive campaign. We have...

Nike stars champion ‘Equality’ in new ad

Nike says it's time to stand up for equality in a new ad campaign. The company on Sunday launched a star-studded short film titled "Equality" to mark Black History...

Visa crackdown puts these rural doctors at risk

At his pediatrics practice in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Dr. Alaa Al Nofal sees up to 10 patients a day. He's known some of them since they were...

Trump isn’t killing the bull market. Here’s why

More and more business leaders and Wall Street strategists are expressing their worries about what President Donald Trump's protectionist policies and unpredictable nature might do to the markets...

Are we heading for another Greek debt crisis?

How's this for déjà vu? Another debt crisis is brewing in Europe. Greece needs European creditors to release cash from a bailout agreed in 2015 so it can make...

Argentina offers to pay U.S. ‘vulture’ funds

Argentina and a group of American hedge funds may soon end a 15-year battle. Negotiating through a mediator, Argentina offered to pay six hedge funds that own the country's...

‘Hail, Caesar!’ hopes to conquer theaters despite Super Bowl

"Hail Ceasar!" will try to conquer Super Bowl weekend The Coen brothers' latest movie "Hail Ceasar!" will attempt to conquer Super Bowl weekend. The Universal picture is set around a film about...

Megyn Kelly is ready for Trump: ‘I stand by every question’

Megyn Kelly said she expects Donald Trump to be at the next Fox News debate on March 3, and that she's ready for him. "I think he'll show up...

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ to become third film to cross $2 billion

At the box office, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has become even more powerful than some could have possibly imagined. Disney's seventh installment in the "Star Wars" saga is...

Forget oil stocks. Banks are killing your portfolio

Forget oil. It's time to worry about banks. Shares in some of the world's biggest banks are plunging. Financial stocks in the S&P 500 are down more than 11%...

Unemployment falls to 4.9%, lowest in 8 years

U.S. unemployment is back below 5% for the first time since 2008. However, hiring is slowing down. The U.S. economy added only 151,000 jobs in January. That is way...

Who’s to blame for Portland’s soaring home prices?

Everyone wants to move to Portland, Oregon. But the more popular it gets, the less affordable it becomes. Portland has a lot to offer: Drive 90 minutes west, you're...

Zika virus could slam these travel hotspots

Popular tourist hotspots in the Americas are poised for trouble as the Zika virus threatens to scare away visitors. There is currently no vaccine or medicine to treat Zika,...

Iranian president does big business in Europe

Welcome to Europe, President Rouhani! The first visit by an Iranian leader to Europe in more than a decade has begun with a flurry of business deals. Hassan Rouhani...

5 unanswered questions about Bernie Sanders’ health care plan

Bernie Sanders has finally outlined how he'd pay for his nearly $14 trillion Medicare-for-all plan, but lots of unanswered questions remain. Shifting the U.S. to a single-payer system would...

Is Adidas running from this major sponsorship deal?

Adidas is reportedly ditching its sponsorship of world athletics after a doping scandal. The world of track and field athletics may be about to lose one of its biggest sponsors. Adidas is...

Iran wants to buy 500 planes and resume flights to U.S.

Iran will need hundreds of new aircraft as it rejoins global aviation networks, a move that could include direct flights to the U.S. for the first time in...

McDonald’s: A Great American McComeback?

The Golden Arches are glittering again. McDonald's may be the Great American McComeback Story. The fast food giant will report its fourth quarter sales and earnings on Monday. And...

Wanted: Roommates to live with the CEO

"Wanted: two roommates to share large London home. You can pay what you can afford. See the CEO for more information." Rupert Hunt, the founder and CEO of SpareRoom.co.uk, is opening...

How to prepare for killer robots

People take nuclear weapons seriously -- and they'd better get equally serious about the future threat of automated killer robots. No, this isn't a joke. A panel of top...

India primed for 9% growth, says finance minister

India is the fastest growing major economy in the world, but its finance minister thinks the country could do even better. "Fastest is still not good enough for India,"...

Volvo promises deathproof cars by 2020

Volvo has made a shocking pledge: By 2020, no one will be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo car or SUV. Seriously. "If you meet Swedish engineers,...

Stocks: 6 things to know before the open

Click on the chart for indepth premarket data A moment of calm? Asian markets closed firmly in the red on Thursday, but Europe appears to be taking a pause and indexes are...

Iran: We can work with Saudi Arabia

Iran is ready to talk to Saudi Arabia -- or at least so it says. Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif said his country has "always been open to a...

Fear spreads from Wall Street to Davos

The sense of panic has spread from Wall Street to the Swiss mountains. Interest rates. Oil prices. Market turmoil in China. Business leaders attending the World Economic Forum in...