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Wal-Mart to Get Help from Santa in Holiday Shopping War

Wal-Mart to Get Help from Santa in Holiday Shopping War

Santa Claus will be coming to Wal-Mart this holiday season, NBC News reported. The retail giant is banking on an... Read more »

Nov 3, 2015
Activision to Buy 'Candy Crush' Maker for $5.9B

Activision to Buy 'Candy Crush' Maker for $5.9B

Video game maker Activision Blizzard Inc. said it will buy the maker of the popular “Candy Crush Saga” game, Reuters... Read more »

Nov 3, 2015
Amazon Offers 20 Weeks of Paid Maternity Leave

Amazon Offers 20 Weeks of Paid Maternity Leave

Amazon is now offering new birth mothers who have spent a year with the company up to 20 weeks of maternity leave. Read more »

Nov 2, 2015
EPA: Volkswagen Cheated a 2nd Time on Emissions Tests

EPA: Volkswagen Cheated a 2nd Time on Emissions Tests

The Volkswagen emissions scandal widened Monday when the U.S. government accused the German automaker of cheating... Read more »

Nov 2, 2015
Shoppers Prefer Paper Coupons: Survey

Shoppers Prefer Paper Coupons: Survey

New research shows consumers are clipping coupons out of newspapers and other paper mailings rather than finding... Read more »

Nov 2, 2015
SEC Opens Door to Securities Crowdfunding

SEC Opens Door to Securities Crowdfunding

A new form of crowdfunding is coming soon that will allow startups to raise money by selling stock to Main Street... Read more »

Oct 30, 2015
Simmons' RushCard Creates Fund to Help Customers

Simmons' RushCard Creates Fund to Help Customers

RushCard, the pre-paid debit card backed by hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, will create a "multi-million... Read more »

Oct 29, 2015
Volkswagen Suffers Loss, Lowers Forecast Due to Scandal

Volkswagen Suffers Loss, Lowers Forecast Due to Scandal

Volkswagen reported a loss of 1.67 billion euros ($1.83 billion) for the third quarter as the company set aside 6.7... Read more »

Oct 28, 2015
Apple Tops Earnings Estimates, Issues Healthy Forecast

Apple Tops Earnings Estimates, Issues Healthy Forecast

Defying skeptics on Wall Street, Apple says it plans to keep setting records for selling new iPhones around the... Read more »

Oct 27, 2015
UAW & GM Reach Tentative Deal, Avert Strike

UAW & GM Reach Tentative Deal, Avert Strike

A tentative agreement has been reached between the United Auto Workers union bargaining committee and General... Read more »

Oct 26, 2015
Chinese Company Buys Tx. Oil Fields for $1.3  BIllion

Chinese Company Buys Tx. Oil Fields for $1.3 BIllion

A Chinese investment holding company said it has signed a letter of intent to purchase oil fields in Texas for 8.3... Read more »

Oct 25, 2015
Zara Founder Briefly Ranks as Richest in World

Zara Founder Briefly Ranks as Richest in World

For four hours, Zara founder Amancio Ortega was the richest man in the world. The Spanish man and founder of... Read more »

Oct 23, 2015
Strategic Advice for Early Holiday Shoppers

Strategic Advice for Early Holiday Shoppers

It's not even Halloween yet, but Americans are already shopping for the holiday season. The National Retail... Read more »

Oct 23, 2015
Oprah Goes on Diet, Gains Weight Watchers Deal

Oprah Goes on Diet, Gains Weight Watchers Deal

Oprah Winfrey, who has publicly struggled with her weight for decades, is going on a diet again. Read more »

Oct 20, 2015
VW Commercials Getting a New View in Light of Emissions Scam

VW Commercials Getting a New View in Light of Emissions Scam

The Federal Trade Commission is now reviewing whether commercials touting Volkswagen's "Clean Diesel" engines amount... Read more »

Oct 17, 2015
Parent Company of Tinder, Match.com, OkCupid Files IPO

Parent Company of Tinder, Match.com, OkCupid Files IPO

Match Group is swiping right and hopes investors will do the same: The parent of Tinder, Match.com and OkCupid is... Read more »

Oct 16, 2015
Volkswagen to Overhaul Diesel Technology

Volkswagen to Overhaul Diesel Technology

Volkswagen plans a complete makeover of its diesel technology in the wake of its emissions cheating scandal. The new Read more »

Oct 13, 2015
Anheiser-Busch InBev, SABMiller Agree on New Deal

Anheiser-Busch InBev, SABMiller Agree on New Deal

The world's two biggest beer brewers are one step closer to a merger deal Tuesday which would lead to the world’s... Read more »

Oct 13, 2015
Urban Outfitters in New York Ends On-Call Shifts

Urban Outfitters in New York Ends On-Call Shifts

Urban Outfitters agreed to end on-call shifts following an inquiry into 13 retailers by New York state's Attorney... Read more »

Oct 8, 2015
VW Exec Denies Top Officials Knew of Cheat

VW Exec Denies Top Officials Knew of Cheat

Volkswagen's top U.S. executive apologized Thursday as the emissions-rigging scandal engulfing the world's largest... Read more »

Oct 8, 2015
 

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Nonprofits Win 21st Century Solutions Grants
A nonprofit that shapes young male inmates into role models, an organization aiming to end D.C. homelessness and a business providing training to Anacostia residents are getting a total of $100,000 in grants from NBC4 and the NBCUniversal Foundation. Read more
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