NEW YORK (AP) - The dollar gained value against most other major currencies Monday as investors searched for safe places to park money.
The dollar gained value against the euro, the British pound, the Swiss franc and the Canadian dollar on a day when the U.S.
By BERNARD CONDONAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - You can leap off a mountainside in extreme skiing, kick and claw to near death in extreme fighting and twist yourself into a pretzel in extreme yoga. Why not turn investing into an adventure sport?
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Fandango online movie ticketing service will expand its audience by selling tickets on movie and entertainment sections of Microsoft's MSN website in a partnership announced Monday.
Microsoft Corp. struck the deal to rely on Fandango,
By ALEX DOMINGUEZAssociated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - Prosecutors told jurors in Baltimore that a Maryland man accused of selling millions of dollars in fraudulent renewable energy credits didn't produce anything but lies.
Rodney Hailey is accused of selling $
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Microsoft is buying Internet startup Yammer for $1.2 billion in an attempt to bring Facebook-like sharing features to its widely used suite of business software applications.
Yammer specializes in
By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus on Monday became the fifth eurozone country to request financial aid from its partners in the troubled European currency union as it struggles to shore up banks that took heavy losses on Greek debt
By MICHAEL VIRTANENAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Investors in four funds that lost more than $1.2 billion in Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme will receive $405 million in payouts over the next three years, New York's attorney general said Monday
By KEVIN BEGOSAssociated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The charity that former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky founded is set to begin what may be its last series of youth programs, as officials wait for a court to approve a formal transfer to another nonprofit
By ARMANDO MONTANOAssociated Press
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Drug trafficking suspects opened fire in a crowded food court at Mexico City's international airport on Monday, killing three federal policemen who were on an anti-narcotics mission as panicked witnesses dove for cover
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama, campaigning in Mitt Romney's backyard, criticized his Republican rival anew Monday for what his re-election campaign says is a record of shipping American jobs overseas.