FOX News: Business
FOXBusiness.com - Breaking news and video. Latest Current News: News, Investing, Technology, Personal Finance, Business Leaders, Travel, On Air, Small Business.
Updated: 32 min 7 sec ago
An aspiring singer who auditioned for Israel's top TV song competition was placed under house arrest Thursday on suspicion of hacking into international pop star Madonna's computer and stealing and selling unreleased songs, his lawyer said.
Shares of some top consumer companies are up at 1 p.m.: Clorox rose $.23 or .2 percent, to $109.05.
Shares of some top media companies are up at 1 p.m.: Comcast Corp. rose $.55 or 1.0 percent, to $56.32.
Massachusetts gained nearly 11,000 jobs and its unemployment rate dropped three-tenths of a percentage point to 5.5 percent in December, the final month of former Gov. Deval Patrick's administration, the state office of Labor and Workforce Development said Thursday.
Wynn Resorts unveiled a long-awaited redesign of its proposed Massachusetts casino on Thursday, giving state regulators a glimpse at a gently curving bronze glass hotel tower resembling those of its signature resorts in Las Vegas and Macau.
Six years of deep recession, galloping unemployment and repeated income cuts have jolted the average Greek out of a relatively comfortable — albeit often credit-fueled — lifestyle.
Shares of some top managed care companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Aetna fell $.35 or .4 percent, to $94.39.
Shares of some top insurance companies are up at 10 a.m.: ACE L rose $.76 or .7 percent, to $111.30.
Shares of some top medical devices companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Allergan fell $.31 or .1 percent, to $221.49.
Shares of some top drugstore companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: CVSCaremark rose $.45 or .5 percent, to $99.95.
Shares of some top railroad companies are up at 10 a.m.: CSX rose $.31 or .9 percent, to $35.01.
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: General Electric Co. fell $.02 or .1 percent, to $24.02.
Several freight cars hauling sand derailed Thursday morning in a southwestern Pennsylvania town, some toppling over just feet away from homes and closing nearby roads.
Crude-oil futures dropped further on Thursday after a weekly supply report showed a larger-than-expected increase in crude inventories, and U.S. stockpiles were at the highest in eight decades.
Former Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt says Utah's push to take control of federal lands in the state is a radical measure and a threat to the outdoor recreation industry.
A measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California led to warnings against visiting the happiest place on Earth if tourists or their children have not been vaccinated against the highly contagious respiratory disease that has sickened 70 people.
Gov. Chris Christie is appointing an emergency management team to oversee Atlantic City's operations as part of plans to help the struggling seaside gambling resort get back on its feet.
A vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has met with Puerto Rico senators to discuss how the government can strengthen the U.S. territory's economy.
Pop singer Rihanna has won a court battle against fashion retailer Topshop over a T-shirt featuring a photo of her.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week, with the benchmark 30-year rate again marking its lowest level since May 2013.