Mid-day Update - Most Commented
May 2, 2014
The April jobs report shows strong growth. Tesla needs a new battery plant. And, the history of marketing of Cinco de Mayo.
May 1, 2014
The economy nearly stalled out from January to March. How LinkedIn is trying to stay afloat. And, foster care and Medicaid.
Apr 30, 2014
Spending on goods was down, but for services, consumer spending was up.
Apr 29, 2014
As Oprah releases a new tea at Starbucks, a look at the power of branding. And, the business value of connecting with old flames, or "dormant ties."
Apr 28, 2014
We look at why breast-cancer survivors have a high rate of long-term unemployment. And, a look at the markets in the week ahead.
Apr 25, 2014
Mortgage lending this winter fell 58 percent from a year ago to the lowest level in 14 years. A report says dentists see more Medicaid patients without increasing wait times for existing patients.
Apr 24, 2014
This morning brought a bit of a reversal fortune for tech companies that have been getting pummeled in recent weeks. The FCC is expected to introduce new rules today that will allow broadband providers to charge companies for faster internet service. Colleges are growing their wait lists and using them in some surprising ways.
Apr 23, 2014
Apple is expected to report mostly flat revenues from a year ago. One famed activist investor says there is a tech bubble and he's betting against it. And, film and TV production flee LA for big tax subsidies in states like Georgia and New York.
Apr 22, 2014
Netflix is planning to raise prices on new members. And Earth day, at 44, may be a little tired.