By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Britain's data regulator has reopened its investigation into Google's Street View, saying that an inquiry by authorities in the United States raised new doubts about the disputed program.
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Great Recession shrank Americans' wealth so much that in 2010 median family net worth was no more than it had been in 1992 after adjusting for inflation, the Federal Reserve reported Monday.
By The Associated Press
SETTLEMENT: Former Olympus Corp. Chief Executive Michael Woodford will receive $15.4 million in a settlement after he was fired after he blew the whistle on dubious accounting.
COST CUTS: Olympus also says it will cut 2,700 jobs, or 7
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Former Olympus Corp. Chief Executive Michael Woodford will receive 10 million pounds (1.2 billion yen, $15.4 million) in a settlement over his dismissal from the Japanese camera and medical equipment maker. Olympus also announced
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The Nasdaq stock exchange tried to make amends with investors ensnared by technical problems on the day Facebook went public.
But the apology was not universally accepted.
By CASSANDRA VINOGRADAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Business social network LinkedIn and online dating service eHarmony said Wednesday that some of their users' passwords were stolen and millions appear to have been leaked onto the Internet.
By Robyn Ross,
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are engaged, People reports.
"I'm so happy to be engaged and look forward to a life of happiness with Liam," Cyrus said.
See photos of Miley Cyrus through the years
Hemsworth, 22, popped the question to the 19-year-old
By Kate Stanhope,
Debra Messing filed for divorce from husband Daniel Zelman after 10 years together, TMZ reports.
The Emmy winner, 43, cited "irreconcilable differences" in the documents, filed Tuesday in L.A. County Superior Court. Messing is asking for joint custody of the couple's 8-year-
By Sadie Gennis,
Mary-Kate Olsen turned heads at the Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards Monday with her new darker 'do.The former child star and natural blonde surprised everyone when she arrived at the red carpet in New York City sporting freshly dyed brunette locks.It's been