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Prototype: Moleskine Notebooks Adapt to the Digital World

published about 9 hours ago
Prototype: Moleskine Notebooks Adapt to the Digital World
Moleskine, a maker of notebooks lauded for their simplicity, is embracing digital partnerships and scoring licensing agreements to expand its business.

Officers shoot and kill man with knife in St. Louis suburb, police say

published about 9 hours ago
(Reuters) - A 23-year-old man who barricaded himself in his mother's house in a St. Louis suburb and spoke of a "black revolution" was shot and killed by police when he rushed at them with a knife, authorities said on Saturday.

Bulls’ Kirk Hinrich Out For Game 1, Derrick Rose Is A Full Go

published about 9 hours ago
Bulls’ Kirk Hinrich Out For Game 1, Derrick Rose Is A Full Go
Hinrich's status for Game 2 is uncertain as well as he deals with a hyperextended left knee.

IRS Seeks Record $2 Billion In Back Taxes From Prominent Businessman And Philanthropist Sam Wyly

published about 9 hours ago
They say you don't get rich by writing a lot of checks. And if you believe the IRS, failing to pay billions in federal taxes may explain how two brothers and Texas businessmen amassed a fortune worthy of landing them among the Forbes 400 Richest Americans.

South Africa's Zuma visits immigrants displaced by anti-foreigner violence

published about 9 hours ago
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Saturday canceled a state visit to Indonesia to deal with a wave of anti-immigrant violence at home and promised peace to those who wished to remain in Africa's most advanced economy.


BMW Recalls 91,800 Minis for Air-Bag Fix

published about 9 hours ago
German auto maker BMW says it is recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix a defect that may prevent the air bag on the front passenger ... more

Ford Unveils New Taurus for China

published about 10 hours ago
Ford Unveils New Taurus for China
Ford Motor unveiled a new Taurus sedan aimed at affluent Chinese customers, in its latest effort to stand out in a slowing and increasingly competitive ... more

Shopping Mall Developer Taubman Dies at 91

published about 18 hours ago
Shopping Mall Developer Taubman Dies at 91
A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made billionaire who cemented the enclosed shopping mall into American culture has died. He was 91.

China's Gray Market Worries Auto Makers

published about 22 hours ago
China's Gray Market Worries Auto Makers
China is encouraging gray-market luxury-car sales, posing a challenge for Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and others trying to hold on to profit margins considered some of ... more

PwC to Pay $65 Million to Settle Lawsuit Over MF Global

published 1 day ago
PricewaterhouseCoopers agreed to pay $65 million to settle litigation over MF Global Holdings, which claimed PwC failed to properly audit the brokerage firm’s internal controls ... more
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Who runs this world? Sony Pictures CEO jokes about getting UK culture minister fired

published about 14 hours ago
And replacing him with former PM's grandson Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton mulled getting UK culture minister Ed Vaizey fired to replace him with the ... more

Google shaking up search results on smartphones

published 1 day ago
Google shaking up search results on smartphones
Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of ... more

Ebook price-fix saga: Official Apple peeler says probe is fruitless

published 1 day ago
Big shock: iTunes giant not letting antitrust court monitor into meetings, files, etc A US court-appointed watchdog tasked with ensuring Apple sticks to its e-book ... more

ZSpace virtual reality system makes science class look like 'Iron Man' lab

published 1 day ago
ZSpace virtual reality system makes science class look like 'Iron Man' lab
Heart dissections in science classes have always been a messy affair. For years teachers have cut open cow’s or sheep’s hearts to show students how ... more

Mega fatcat Kim Dotcom in deportation drama over SPEEDING ticket

published 1 day ago
When a government wants you gone… Mega.co.nz kingpin Kim Dotcom may soon be booted out of New Zealand – because of a speeding ticket.…

Greece told to move 'urgently' on detailed debt plan

published about 3 hours ago
Greece told to move 'urgently' on detailed debt plan
Greece was told Saturday to urgently deliver a detailed fiscal and debt plan to official lenders as the IMF-World Bank spring meetings wound up amid ... more

Conservatives plan to sell Lloyds shares to small investors - Sunday Telegraph

published about 3 hours ago
Conservatives plan to sell Lloyds shares to small investors - Sunday Telegraph
Chancellor George Osborne plans to sell government shares in Lloyds Banking Group to small investors at a discount of at least 5 percent if his ... more

IMF, World Bank 2015 spring meetings in Washington on Saturday

published about 6 hours ago
The following are highlights of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings on Saturday in Washington, where finance ministers, central bankers and other top ... more

Greece wants EU/IMF deal but impasse could bring referendum: deputy PM

published about 6 hours ago
Greece wants EU/IMF deal but impasse could bring referendum: deputy PM
Greece aims for a deal with its creditors over a reforms package but will not retreat from its red lines, the country's deputy prime minister ... more

Ghana's IMF program likely to free up other lending: Lagarde

published about 6 hours ago
The head of the International Monetary Fund said on Saturday that a new IMF support program for Ghana would likely unlock lending from other bilateral ... more

Your Money: Identity Theft Poses Extra Troubles for Children

published 1 day ago
Your Money: Identity Theft Poses Extra Troubles for Children
Children’s credit records are clean, and they don’t check their credit reports, two conditions data thieves take advantage of.

Retiring: More Older Adults Are Becoming Inventors

published 1 day ago
Retiring: More Older Adults Are Becoming Inventors
Whether as volunteers or for profit, older adults are finding time to solve everyday problems.

Your Money Adviser: Banking on Apple Watch Will Be Limited, for Now

published 1 day ago
Apps will allow users to peek at their balance and recent activity, but not to to pay bills or make deposits.

Wealth Matters: Gritty Details Are Behind the Glitter at Fund-Raising Galas

published 1 day ago
Wealth Matters: Gritty Details Are Behind the Glitter at Fund-Raising Galas
The people who organize these benefits attend to details like ordering special meals for attendees, and managing egos.

House Votes to Repeal Estate Tax

published 2 days ago
President Obama criticized the measure, calling it a giveaway to the nation’s wealthiest families.