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Federal Trade Commission Investigates Herbalife
Herbalife said Wednesday that the Federal Trade Commission had opened an inquiry into its operations, news that briefly sent the nutrition and weight loss company's share price down more than 16 percent.Billionaire investor William Ackman, who has a $1.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 21:28:51 GMT
Dow drops on China, Ukraine Concerns; Nasdaq Halts Losing Streak
The Dow fell slightly on Wednesday over concerns about China's economy and the future of Ukraine, but the Nasdaq ended a four-day losing streak.The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the session unofficially 11 points lower. But the S&P 500 was slightly higher and the Nasdaq put on 16 points.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:42:25 GMT
U.S. Health Care System Has $5.6 Billion Security Problem
Health-care organizations are under attack.Criminals are stealing patient records to commit medical identity theft. And the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has made the situation worse, according to a new report from privacy and information security research firm Ponemon Institute.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:11:22 GMT
GM Recommends Lighter Key Rings After Recall
DETROIT — General Motors Co. said Wednesday that even after the vehicles in its ignition-switch recall are repaired, owners should still have only the key and fob on the key ring.GM has been telling the owners of the more than 1.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:55:47 GMT
Semi-secretive CIA-backed data company to shun IPO, for now
A semi-secretive, but widely watched data analytics firm partially backed by the CIA has decided against going public, for now.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:24:43 GMT
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