Cyber predictions for 2015


Hackers won't be going away anytime soon, so get ready for a bumpy 2015.(Photo: AndreyPopov, Getty Images/iStockphoto)As the great sage and Hall of Fame baseball player Yogi Berra once noted, “It’s More...

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5 things to know: Alcohol calories on menus


New menu labeling rules from the Food and Drug Administration will require chain restaurants with 20 or more outlets to list the amount of calories in alcoholic drinks on menus.(Photo: More...

7 biggest business blunders ever committed


New Coke, shown in a 1987 file photo,(Photo: Associated Press)History is full of blunders and near-misses. Hilariously bad decision making on the part of politicians, business More...

High sugar prices leave bitter taste for some


Bakeries and candy makers are concerned about the rise of sugar prices in the U.S.(Photo: Thinkstock)WASHINGTON — For U.S. bakeries, candy makers and other users of sugar, More...

Six Things We Hope Don’t Change at Kimpton Hotels

Luxury behemoth Intercontinental Hotels Group went out and got itself a sexy Millennial hotel brand, dishing out $430 million in cash for Kimpton Hotels on Tuesday. As IHG remains More...

Flavor Paper Launches Travel-Inspired Wallpaper

We’re calling it: paint is out, dynamically papered walls are in. The folks at Flavor Paper—the Brooklyn-based print lab turning out some of the world’s most interesting More...

They Said What?: The Most Memorable Celeb Quotes of 2014


Celebrities, they are good for a bunch of things. One of the things they are good for is the entertaining things that come More...

20141220_5495598a820de When Should You Choose Active Over Passive Mutual Funds?

Perhaps surprisingly, even active fund managers acknowledge that indexing can coexist with active management....

20141220_549567a4cd50d How to Maximize Your Social Security Benefits

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock Deciding when to claim Social Security is one of the most important financial...

20141220_5494c266ed74a Charity Application Problems Leave Tots Without Their Toys

(Karen Chappell)Here’s an important lesson on following up with paperwork: nonprofit organizations near Pittsburgh (and possibly...

New Startup Zirx Provides Concierge Services For Drivers


This Saturday will be one of the most brutal shopping days of the year, as everyone will be trying to find More...

New Startup Zirx Provides Concierge Services For Drivers

This Saturday will be one of the most brutal shopping days of the year, as everyone will be trying to find..

Chart Of The Day: How Important Is The TLX In Acura Showrooms?

Even in the Acura TLX’s best sales month, the brand’s MDX and RDX crossovers still accounted for 55% of Acura sales..

Iraqi Kurdish fighters arrive in Turkey after deal to let them cross into Syria | World news |


The convoy of Kurdish peshmerga fighters crosses the border into Turkey from More...

Bangladesh: Islamist party leader gets death sentence for war crimes | World news |

The leader of Bangladesh’s largest Islamist party has been sentenced to death for war crimes, in a long-awaited verdict that has..

Three dead and hundreds feared missing after Sri Lanka mudslides | World news |

About 200 people were reported missing and three confirmed dead after heavy monsoon rains triggered mudslides in central Sri Lanka, officials..

Revisiting Beyoncé: Could ‘Jealous’ Be Its Most Important Song? – Nolan Feeney – NewsWire

It’s been exactly three months since Beyoncé, without any warning, dropped one of the finest albums of the past year—not to..

Jude Law set to join Guy Ritchie’s Knights Of The Roundtable

Guy Ritchie’s Camelot saga Knights Of The Roundtable looks set to add another big name to its growing ensemble, with Jude..

Get the $350 Xbox One Assassin's Creed Bundle With a $70 Gift Card

Target and Amazon have what is one of the best deals on Xbox One we've seen to date. For $350, you'll..