By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Homebuilders led stocks up on Tuesday, helping major indexes recoup some losses from the day before. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. surged after the media conglomerate said it may split into two companies.
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is preparing to spin off its newspaper business into a separate company, an acknowledgement that the printed page that gave rise to a media empire will never again be central to its future
NEW YORK (AP) - Hearst Corp. board chairman George Randolph Hearst Jr., the oldest grandson of the media titan William Randolph Hearst, died Monday, the company said. Hearst was 84.
The company said in a statement that Hearst died at Stanford University Medical
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The organization in charge of creating hundreds of additional Internet address suffixes to rival ".com" has suspended the Web-based system it set up to help decide the order in which it will review new address proposals
By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Two British hackers linked to the notorious Lulz Security group pleaded guilty to a slew of computer crimes Monday, the latest blow against online miscreants whose exploits have grabbed headlines and embarrassed governments around
By TAMARA LUSHAssociated Press
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Coupon-clippers, take note.
The company that owns and distributes Valpak coupons to millions of homes around the U.S. is acquiring one of the biggest online coupon websites. Cox Target Media Inc., told
By SUE MANNINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Octomom" Nadya Suleman's California home was put up for auction Tuesday, but there were no bids so it's been returned to the bank for foreclosure.
Priority Posting and Publishing Inc. required an
By ROD McGUIRKAssociated Press
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's government said Tuesday it fears the country's richest person Gina Rinehart plans to use her growing stake in a major newspaper publisher to push her own commercial agenda.
By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secret Service agents and officers have been accused of involvement with prostitutes, leaking sensitive information, publishing pornography, sexual assault, illegal wiretaps, improper use of weapons and drunken behavior,
By AMY TEIBELAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - In the land of the People of the Book, the discounted book may soon be a thing of the past.
Israeli authors have launched a battle to stop the country's two leading bookstore chains from discounting their works