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What hedge funds are buying

Hedge funds loaded up on health care stocks and Apple in the second quarter. They ditched big banks.  More

10 innovations that made Google great

Google search chief Amit Singhal listed the top 10 Google innovations over the past 10 years.  More

90% of hospitals lose their patients' data

Get ready for a barrage of hospital hacks. The health care industry isn't protecting your data. Here's why.  More

Branson, biz leaders seek Ukraine solution

Billionaire Richard Branson and 15 major business leaders from around the world are calling for an end to the Ukraine-Russia conflict.  More

Flat Russian beer market hits Carlsberg

Beer sales in Russia are losing their fizz as the economy grinds to a halt, hurting Western brewers such as Carlsberg.  More

Dov Charney is still at American Apparel. Do the numbers show it?

Two months after Dov Charney was fired as CEO, he's still at the company, collecting his full base salary amid early signs of a turnaround.  More

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More

3 charts that explain the market rebound

U.S. stocks have mounted an impressive comeback in recent days, fueled by easing geopolitical headaches  More

Stylist gives free haircuts to the homeless

When hairdresser Mark Bustos isn't cutting the hair of fashion designers and real estate moguls, he's traveling around the world giving free haircuts to the homeless.  More

The world's most popular beer is ...

Few people outside China have ever tasted the top-selling brew in the world.  More

U.S. investors flee Europe

After devouring European assets early this year, U.S. investors are now avoiding them like the plague.  More

The babysitter costs HOW much?

High-end babysitting services offer dreamy services to parents in New York, but they'll cost you.  More

Bieber, T Swift fragrances blamed for Elizabeth Arden loss

Shares of Elizabeth Arden tanked 24% Tuesday after the company said it lost $156 million in the most recent quarter.  More

Uber hires former Obama campaign manager

Uber has hired David Plouffe, the former campaign manager for President Obama.  More

Steve Ballmer cuts ties with Microsoft but still owns 333 million shares

Steve Ballmer quits Microsoft's board to spend more time running the LA Clippers.  More

McDonald's coffee coming to supermarkets

The take-home coffee will come in a variety of flavors including those that are already available in McDonald's restaurants like "premium roast," French vanilla and hazelnut.  More

U.K. bank hit with $300 million New York fine

State agency says bank fails to comply with rules against money laundering.  More

Aeropostale hires old CEO to save teen brand

Aeropostale is bringing back Julian Geiger, its CEO from 1998 to 2010. The stock is up nearly 20% since the announcement.  More

New Corvette lets you spy on garage valets

The new "valet mode" includes data, video and audio recording.  More

Bakery to Google: Take 's--t' out of our logo!

Greggs bakery took to Twitter to urge Google to remove a profane logo from search results.  More

Uber launches drug store delivery service

Uber introduced a trial service Tuesday offering on-demand delivery of medicine, toiletries and other drug store products.  More

Website crash mars $188 billion "demerger"

Investors trying to find details on BHP Billiton's multi-billion dollar "demerger" were scrambling Tuesday as the company's website crashed.  More

Heinz recalls lead-laced baby food in China

Pittsburgh food company announces recall of "small batch" from Chinese supplier.  More

America's top wireless network is...

Verizon took top honors in a new ranking of nationwide network performance by market research firm RootMetrics.  More

China targets executive pay at state-owned firms

President Xi Jinping has pledged to limit executive pay at China's powerful state-owned companies.  More

13 amazing things you can make with a 3-D printer

From the wacky to the sexy to the yummy, here are some of the most surprising things you can make with at 3-D printer.  More

Average cost to raise a child hits $245,000

New parents be warned: The average cost of raising a child to the age of 18 has reached nearly a quarter of a million dollars, according to the latest estimates from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  More

Sprint's new price plans: No more 'Framily,' but more data

On Monday, Sprint announced it was jacking up the data it offers in its family pack options. The new plans will be offered starting on Friday.  More

Fidelity settles lawsuits over its own 401(k) plan

Retirement giant Fidelity investments has agreed to pay $12 million to settle two lawsuits over the 401(k) plan it offers its workers.  More

Starbucks trucks are coming to campus

The mobile trucks will serve coffee and snacks to students at Arizona State University, James Madison University and Coastal Carolina University.  More

Ferguson protests send Taser stock soaring

Shares in Taser International are up 25% as investors bet trouble in Ferguson will spark a boom in the company's wearable cameras.  More

One way Time Inc. judges writers: advertiser appeal

A spreadsheet reveals that Time Inc. weighed whether the content some employees created was "beneficial to advertiser relationship."  More

Accounting firm nailed for whitewashing client's sanctions violations

New York banking regulators suspend PwC for 2 years and fine it $25 million for changing language in a report to make it less likely to raise red flags.  More

Europe pays farmers to destroy food hit by Russian ban

European farmers will be paid to destroy fruit and vegetables, or give them to charity, to prevent prices collapsing after Russia banned imports.  More

Al Gore sues Al Jazeera

Former VP clashes with Al Jazeera over Current Media deal.  More

U.K. CEOs make 131 times more than workers

Chief executives of big British companies were paid 131 times their average employee wage in the last financial year, according to new research.  More

Microsoft considering new name for Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer might be getting a name change, Microsoft engineers say.  More

Moms: Don't flash your gun at Kroger

The advocacy group pressured Target, Chilli's, Sonic and Chipotle until those companies asked customers to keep their guns at home.  More

Hospital network hacked, 4.5 million records stolen

Hackers have taken 4.5 million Social Security numbers from patients who attended any one of Community Health Systems' 206 hospitals this year.  More

Lion-ripped jeans sell for $1,500

A Japanese group raised thousands of dollars by selling jeans made with distressed denim that was gnawed and clawed by lions and tigers.  More

$15 million pours in from Ice Bucket Challenge

The ALS Association says it has raised $15.6 million for Lou Gehrig's disease from the Ice Bucket Challenge.  More

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey live-tweets protests in Ferguson

Jack Dorsey, who goes by @Jack online, has documented and commented on the gatherings and frustrations in the suburban St. Louis community.  More

Dollar General outbids Dollar Tree for Family Dollar

Dollar General bids $78.50 per share, or $9.7 billion, for Family Dollar  More
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