Our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy have changed.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Week at a glance: All stories

5:19am: Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day. More
5:04am: Daimler is recalling 840,000 cars and vans in the United States to replace Takata airbags. More
3:57am: Worries about the global economy and crashing oil prices are causing investors to question the health of big banks -- especially ones in Europe. More
11:26pm: Box office sales in China hit more than $100 million on Monday, smashing the country's previous record set in July. More
5:35pm: Tech tackles the refugee crisis More
5:34pm: Disney CEO Bob Iger told investors that there has been an "uptick" in subscribers at ESPN. Nevertheless, its stock price dipped in after hours trading. More
5:19pm: The Wu-Tang Clan's Ghostface Killah blasted ex-pharma CEO Martin Shkreli in an 11-minute YouTube video. More
4:17pm: Sports Authority faces looming deadline, possible bankruptcy filing after missing $20 million interest payment. More
3:33pm: CBS has established its criteria for who will make the stage at its debate next Saturday and Chris Christie and Carly Fiorina may not make the cut. More
3:30pm: Sears announced on Tuesday that it would be closing at least 50 unprofitable stores. More
2:40pm: President Obama's $4.15 trillion budget won't go anywhere this year with Republican lawmakers. But sometimes the proposals of outgoing presidents can influence future policy debates. Here are some of Obama's ideas from his last budget blueprint. More
2:02pm: Bloomberg News faces a dilemma in covering boss Michael Bloomberg's plotting a possible presidential campaign. More
1:23pm: Gas prices in California are higher than the national average -- here's a look at why that's the case. More
1:21pm: The oil price crash has forced Saudi Arabia to make cuts to a $6 billion scholarship program that supports 90% of its students abroad. More
1:19pm: The number of job openings in December was just shy of a record high and a reminder of the vast job skills gap More
1:10pm: The diamond will be called 'Lesedi La Rona' - or 'Our Light," the result of a public naming contest by the company that discovered it in Botswana. More
12:52pm: Fitbit shares are at an all-time low despite a Super Bowl ad promoting its new Blaze smartwatch. Investors are worried about the intense competition in the wearables market ... and fear that Fitbit could be another GoPro. More
12:26pm: "Happy Birthday To You," one of the most popular songs in the English language, is now in the public domain as part of a $14 million class action settlement. More
12:14pm: Looking to buy a home while carrying student debt? Here's the difference between making a low down payment and putting 20% down. More
11:24am: Mattel maker Barbie, truck manufacturer Paccar and cable giant Comcast are among the few companies in the tech heavy Nasdaq 100 that are actually up so far in 2016. More
10:47am: Deutsche Bank has been forced to make public comments about the health of its finances for a second day running to reassure worried investors. More
10:44am: 5G is coming soon, and Nokia believes it will usher in a new era for faster speeds, instant replay and robotic surgeries. More
10:34am: The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq remained volatile following steep losses overseas and another plunge in oil prices below $28 a barrel. More
9:47am: Top celebrities have a habit of getting their own way. That can be a challenge for the people paid to look after their money. More
9:45am: For the first time since the Great Recession, the Nasdaq is getting dangerously close to a bear market. More
9:20am: Central banks across the world are doing everything they can to prop up economies and currencies. Yet experts are worried all these actions will have a negative impact. More
8:29am: Viacom is facing problems well beyond its executive turmoil. The company's stock is down 15% after a weak quarterly earnings report. More
8:10am: STEM3 Academy was started specifically for students with autism, ADHD and Asperger's Syndrome. Its STEM-based curriculum is breaking through barriers. More
7:11am: Red Lobster got a major sales bump from Beyoncé's new song. More
6:27am: Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. More
5:45am: Oil prices are unlikely to rise any time soon, the International Energy Agency has warned. Here is why. More
5:21am: Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day. More
3:39am: Sundar Pichai has vaulted into the ranks of the world's highest-paid chief executives after being awarded stock worth $199 million. More
2:44am: Glimmers of freer economic activity in North Korea under Kim Jong Un could suffer if new sanctions are imposed over its recent nuclear test and rocket launch. More
12:28am: The Nikkei plummeted 5.4% Tuesday and the yield on key Japanese government bonds went into negative territory for the first time. More
10:21pm: Zenefits founder and CEO Parker Conrad steps down. COO David Sacks takes over, with a call to fix compliance issues and change the company's culture. More
7:40pm: Super Bowl 50 attracted $132 million worth of bets, and casinos kept about 10% of the money. More
5:09pm: Tesla stock shed nearly 10% on Monday, putting it on track to have its worst day since May 2014. More
4:13pm: Al Jazeera America's web site will stop publishing new stories on February 26, and the channel will cease broadcasting on April 12, a spokeswoman says. More
3:57pm: When Curt Schilling donated $250 to Ben Carson, his FEC filing including some commentary about his ESPN job. More
3:09pm: Yelp announced another loss Monday afternoon as its sales growth slows. The company also said its CFO is stepping down. More
2:25pm: Clinton is under fire for her ties to Wall Street. On Sunday, she refused to say that she would never put a banker in her White House. More
1:43pm: Chipotle to invest $10 million in food safety at small farm suppliers. More
1:00pm: A former deputy secretary in Obama's Department of Education will take over the University of Phoenix's parent company, Apollo Education Group, once the sale is finalized. More
12:46pm: Gas for less than $1.50 a gallon is now common and some markets even have gas near a buck. More
12:17pm: Stocks are off to a brutal start in 2016. Experts say we'll be 'lucky' to have stocks gain 4% to 5% this year. More
12:12pm: Beyonce says she's the black Bill Gates in her new single called 'Formation.' More
11:54am: Chesapeake Energy said it currently has no plans to file for bankruptcy. The oil and natural gas company was forced to respond to concerns about a possible restructuring due to the plunge in energy prices. More
11:52am: Bernie Sanders' economic plan would create nearly 26 million jobs and increase median income by more than $22,000, according to University of Massachusetts Amherst economics professor Gerald Friedman. More
11:28am: Moe's Southwest Grill is hoping to sell more burritos while Chipotle tried to recover from an E. coli outbreak that left it reeling. More
11:02am: European regulators could soon start forcing big international companies to reveal their earnings and tax bills in each of the 28 European Union countries. More
10:49am: The Super Bowl's winners and losers' shares paid to players are only a fraction of money that players get in other sports. More
10:38am: Super Bowl 50's audience dipped from last year, but was still the third largest in U.S. television history. More
10:34am: Lehman Brothers whiskey is about to hit bars in London and New York. Barclays Bank is not happy about the use of the name. More
9:28am: Wall Street's terrible start to 2016 just got worse, with the Dow sinking 178 points points and the Nasdaq getting closer to a bear market. Oil prices are also back to $30 a barrel. More
8:22am: Super Bowl ads have their biggest moment on Monday, following the game. More
8:18am: India has once again posted growth of more than 7%, securing its standing as the world's fastest growing major economy. More
7:27am: Russia, Mexico and southeast Asia stand to lose from the fall in global currencies while others stand to gain, depending on their trade ties with China. More
6:57am: Facebook's campaign to offer free Internet access to hundreds of millions of people in India has been blocked. More
6:54am: Tidjane Thiam, the chief executive of Credit Suisse, has offered to slash his bonus after the bank reported its first loss since the financial crisis in 2008. More
5:21am: The number of citizens and long-term residents cutting their official ties to the U.S. jumped more than 20% last year to a new record of 4,279. More
5:06am: Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day. More
12:03am: A new study finds women still are poorly represented on corporate boards and in C-suite jobs of publicly traded companies globally. But it also found that companies that have more women in leadership roles do better financially. More
11:51pm: Stephen Colbert played catch with President Obama to open his post Super Bowl 50 "Late Show." More
11:19pm: Speaking in Mandarin, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan made a special announcement about their daughter as they wished the world a happy Lunar New Year. More
11:17pm: Quicken Loans caused a stir on social media with its Super Bowl ad that promoted a new mortgage tool. More
9:52pm: China's foreign exchange reserves dropped $99.5 billion in January to $3.23 trillion, the lowest level since 2012, the central bank said. More
8:23pm: CBS surprisingly used a Super Bowl promo to announce the end of its beloved drama "The Good Wife." More
5:38pm: Chipotle to hold company-wide staff meeting Monday to keep E. coli away. More
4:56pm: KFC's Super Bowl ad will include comedian Jim Gaffigan portraying Colonel Sanders. More
2:42pm: Super Bowl 50 tickets had an average resale price of $4,639 in the hours ahead of kickoff. That puts the event behind the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight. More
11:18am: Bucking a trend of declining debate ratings, ABC's Saturday night GOP face-off averaged 13.2 million viewers, making it the highest rated debate so far in 2016. More
12:38am: Bernie Sanders finally met his "SNL" counterpart Larry David on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" on Saturday. More
9:36am: The economy is better than it was, but not even President Obama is ready to declare it's booming. More
8:15pm: It was the first offer the South American nation has made to the holdouts which in Argentina are called "vultures." More
7:20pm: Les Moonves spoke with "Reliable Sources" host Brian Stelter about CBS' planning and expectations for Super Bowl 50. More
5:09pm: "Hail, Caesar!," the new film from the Coen brothers starring George Clooney, has a cavalcade of stars but will have to compete with the Super Bowl this weekend. More
4:30pm: Twitter has ramped up its efforts to combat ISIS' recruiting techniques and has suspended 125,000 accounts since mid-2015. More
4:17pm: "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," Disney's smash hit space saga, will cross the $2 billion mark on Saturday. More
4:08pm: Anheuser-Busch has been the exclusive beer advertiser featured during the Super Bowl since 1975, and it's spent more on Super Bowl advertising than any other company for the last five years in a row. More
4:07pm: Bernie Sander's folk album recorded in 1987 is enjoying its best sales this year, partly fueled by late night comedians. More
3:11pm: In an effort to help prevent wage discrimination, President Obama wants to require companies to report how much they are paying their employees by race, ethnicity and gender. But not everyone thinks it's a good idea. More
2:29pm: The Chicago Stock Exchange reached a deal on Friday to be acquired by a China-led group of investors. More
1:50pm: Donald Trump now says he is will attend the next Fox News debate, which include Megyn Kelly as a moderator. More
1:45pm: Bernie Sanders will be heading to "Saturday Night Live" this weekend with host Larry David. More
1:33pm: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is busy buying Phillips 66 stock despite the slide in oil prices and U.S. stocks so far this year. More
1:10pm: Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google, or FANG, are all down this year. But 2016's big winners so far are three natural gas companies, a gold miner and a fashion retailer. Alrighty then! More
1:03pm: Citi warns that a continued drop in oil prices and the rising dollar could lead to an 'oilmageddon' recession. More
12:32pm: American exports fell by 5% last year, the first annual decline since 2009, according to stats released on Friday. It's a reflection of the super-strong U.S. dollar and the fragile state of the global economy. More
12:12pm: Despite all the negative headlines over the Zika virus, Brazil's Carnival festivities are still going ahead and revelers are expected to come out in droves. More
11:24am: Anheuser-Busch unveils Super Bowl 50 Budweiser ad with get-pumped macho imagery and the iconic Clydesdales. More
10:58am: Buffalo Wild Wings and Wingstop each expect to sell more than 10 million wings on Super Bowl Sunday. More
10:57am: MSNBC's feisty debate between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton received high marks from political observers, but not high ratings from ordinary viewers. More
10:41am: Microsoft's Cortana and other virtual assistants have had to learn how to deal with lewd comments and questions from users. More
10:07am: USB-C cords could be dangerous, sucking too much power and destroying your gadgets in the process. More
9:56am: The British government has made a public request asking all airlines flying from Zika-affected areas to spray their planes with insecticide before coming back to the U.K. More
9:40am: The German automaker has delayed its annual earnings and shareholder meeting because it needs more time to calculate the cost of its diesel emissions scandal. More
9:30am: "Orange is the New Black" won't return for a fourth season until June, but Netflix has already ordered the fifth, sixth and seventh seasons. More
9:21am: Portland, Oregon, is often described as the last affordable cool city on the West Coast. But as more people move to the city, it's becoming increasingly unaffordable. More
8:39am: Bank stocks have got off to a terrible start of the year. Here is why. More
8:32am: When you tweet @Velveeta and @Kraft, you probably think you're getting through to the makers of gooey processed cheese -- but the real story behind the handles isn't what you'd expect. More
8:15am: Megyn Kelly said she thinks Donald Trump will show for a March 3 Fox News debate and that she'll be ready for him if he does. More
7:45am: Illinois' largest provider of social services is closing 30 senior, counseling, rehab and prisoner re-entry programs and laying off 750 people because of the budget impasse. More
7:42am: Cybercriminals using stolen data have targeted millions of user accounts on Alibaba's popular Taobao shopping platform. More
7:36am: LinkedIn's stock fell 43% after the company said it wouldn't grow as strongly as investors had hoped. More
7:09am: Unemployment rate falls to 4.9% as U.S. economy adds 151,000 jobs in January More
6:59am: Shares in Toshiba plunged 11% after the company warned of an even deeper loss. More
5:51am: 'When is the Super Bowl?' and 'What time is the Super Bowl?' are terms that people are Googling furiously ahead of the big game. More
5:30am: Pakistan International Airlines has lost track of a large number of passengers as it wrestles with a crippling strike. More
4:55am: Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day. More
3:49am: Cash attracted $208 billion of inflows since mid-2015. That's way more than stocks or bonds. Why? When people are nervous, they run to cash. More
3:08am: China's top anti-corruption bureau says it has uncovered "major problems" in the country's sprawling financial system. More
2:01am: Sir Danny Alexander, the former Treasury chief secretary, has been appointed vice president of the new China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. More
11:04pm: Fox News host Megyn Kelly is about to become an author. A book by Kelly was acquired by HarperCollins this week after a bidding war involving several publishers. More
11:02pm: Kitchenware suppliers for top consumer brands from Ikea to Cuisinart have been slammed by a watchdog group for links to alleged labor abuses. More
9:23pm: CNNMoney asks a fortune-teller and an economist what to expect in China during the Year of the Monkey. More
7:35pm: MSNBC's Rachel Maddow told Playboy that it is "hard to imagine" Bernie Sanders winning the presidential election. Her comment was published shortly before she was to moderate a Democratic debate. More
7:21pm: Les Moonves, the newly-named chairman of CBS, calls it a "great privilege" in his first interview since the appointment. More
7:04pm: MSNBC won a chance to host a Democratic debate along with the Union Leader, and now the pressure is on the cable news channel. More
6:49pm: Martin Shkreli's new hotshot laywer, Ben Brafman, appeared on CNBC Thursday afternoon. He said Shkreli needs coaching to save him from a public relations disaster that could harm his criminal case. More
5:40pm: The U.S. economy is still healthy, says Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester. Translation: Don't rule out more interest rate increases in 2016. More
5:30pm: The NFL will air a PSA about domestic violence for the second year in a row during Super Bowl 50. More
5:30pm: Sumner Redstone and his two other top Viacom executives together received $603 million from the company in the last six years despite the company's troubles. More
5:28pm: The IRS said it has gotten its tax processing systems and tools up and running again after an outage caused by a likely "hardware failure" a day earlier. More
4:39pm: After killing its SAT requirement, George Washington University saw an increase in applications from blacks, Hispanics, international students and those who would be the first in their family to go to college. More
4:31pm: President Obama proposed a tax of $10-a-barrel on oil companies to help pay for a wave of clean transportation investments. More
3:42pm: Initial sign up for Obamacare's third enrollment period tops government expectations. More
3:36pm: Facebook is a dozen years old this February 4. The company calls its birthday Friends Day, and its released some pretty amazing statistics about how Facebook friends are connected. More
2:57pm: Donald Trump won't commit to taking part in the March debate on Fox News which will be moderated by Megyn Kelly. More
2:24pm: The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has Wall Street scooping up water utility stocks. Investors are betting that more cities and states could push to privatize municipal water utilities. More
2:21pm: The British pound could fall by as much as 20% if Britain decides to leave the European Union, Goldman Sachs has warned. More
1:55pm: CVS sells Narcan, also known as naloxone, is 15 states and will add 20 more this year. More
12:59pm: Airbag maker Continental notifies U.S. safety regulator that 5 million more airbags will need to be recalled, making a serious safety problem that much worse. More
12:08pm: The federal government doesn't provide enough help for the middle class, a new Pew Research Center study found. More
12:02pm: CNN is going to simulcast the Democratic presidential primary debate that PBS is holding next week in Wisconsin. More
12:00pm: ConocoPhillips slashed its dividend on Thursday, making it the first large American oil production company to do so. Now investors are wondering if Chevron, ExxonMobil and other Big Oil companies could be forced to follow suit. More
11:15am: Job cuts soared 218% in January, according to consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. Layoffs were particularly heavy in the energy and retail sectors. More
11:08am: Popular tourist hotspots in the Americas are poised for trouble as the Zika virus threatens to scare away visitors. More
10:44am: Amazon will open hundreds of book stores, the CEO of a big mall owner said he heard. Shares of Barnes & Noble tanked. But a funny thing happened. The mall CEO now says he didn't mean to comment on Amazon's plans. More
10:21am: In a bid for more transparency, OnlineCensorship.org is collecting posts that social networks like Facebook and Twitter have banned. More
10:08am: Martin Shrkeli, the former drug CEO, laughed as a congressman likened his actions to a Ponzi scheme. More
9:31am: GoPro's stock is plummeting after announcing a huge loss and a commitment to slash its product lineup. More
9:19am: Venezuela is lobbying hard for OPEC and other oil producers to discuss cutting production but an emergency meeting still appears some way off. More
8:37am: Apple lost a huge patent infringement case, owing $626 million in damages to patent troll VirnetX. More
8:20am: Vermont ice cream makers Ben & Jerry's have taken the milk out Chunky Monkey. More
6:10am: The future of Viacom may be decided in the next few hours. The beleaguered company's board of directors will meet on Thursday to consider naming a new chairman to succeed Sumner Redstone. More
5:53am: American inventories of crude oil are at the highest level in at least 80 years. Some key storage locations are running out of room to store oil. More
5:06am: Shares in Credit Suisse are plunging after the bank reported its first annual loss since 2008, weighed down by its investment banking business. More
4:53am: Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day. More
4:02am: The first edition of Playboy in its non-nude era hits the newstands Thursday and the magazine's CEO describes it as still sexy but "safe for work." More
2:40am: Former baseball slugger Jose Canseco is one of the more surprising critics of the Bank of Japan's recent move to cut interest rates into negative territory. More
12:30am: Two major airlines say they are allowing staff members to opt out of flights to Latin America and the Caribbean amid escalating concerns over the spread of the Zika virus. More
12:20am: Hundreds of protesters snarled traffic in Auckland, New Zealand on Thursday to protest the signing of a controversial trade pact that was years in the making. More