• By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    CAPITAL ONE AND ABBOTT FALL WHILE IBM AND COMCAST JUMP

    NEW YORK - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: IBM Corp., up $10.37 to $132.89 The technology and consulting...

    Technology, Trading, Technologies, Sale, Internet, Company, Medias, Companies, Consulting, Media, Moving, New York
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    FORD POSTS QUARTERLY LOSS AMID STRUGGLES IN EUROPE, CHINA

    DEARBORN, Mich. - Ford Motor Co. has reported its first quarterly loss in two years due to a pension accounting charge and poor performances...

    Marketing, Europe, China, Companies, Market, Company
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    GOOGLE CONFIRMS IT WILL APPEAL ITS RECENT $57 MILLION FINE FOR BREACHING EUROPE'S STRICT NEW PRIVACY RULES

    Getty Google confirmed on Wednesday that it will appeal its recent $57 million fine for breaching Europe's strict new privacy rules,...

    Tech, Companies, Ads, Company, Europe
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    USPS IS HIKING THE PRICE OF STAMPS, ENVELOPES, AND BOXES THIS WEEKEND TO KEEP THE POSTAL OFFICE 'COMPETITIVE'

    Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images A price hike on stamps, envelopes, and boxes from the United States Postal Service...

    Service, United States, Services
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    GREENLAND IS APPROACHING THE THRESHOLD OF AN IRREVERSIBLE MELT, AND THE CONSEQUENCES FOR COASTAL CITIES COULD BE DIRE

    AP Greenland's ice sheet is approaching a melting threshold faster than scientists thought; in two decades, it could become a major...

    Rate
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    PELOSI SAYS SHE WON'T LET TRUMP DELIVER THE STATE OF THE UNION ON THE HOUSE FLOOR AFTER THE PRESIDENT SAID HE WOULD SHOW UP ANYWAY

    Pete Marovich/Getty Images President Donald Trump has sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi promising to go forward with the...

    Government, House, Housing
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    THE WORST STATES IN AMERICA TO GET A SPEEDING TICKET, RANKED

    Shutterstock/canadastock WalletHub.com published a study of the strictest and most lenient states in America when it comes to speeding...

    Insurances, Rate, Insurance
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    TSA HAS FOUND MONEY TO GIVE EMPLOYEES TRANSIT AND PARKING BENEFITS DURING THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

    AP Photo/Rick Bowmer Transportation Security Administration employees will continue to have transit and parking benefit during the...

    Government, Security, Fund
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    MATTRESS STARTUP CASPER HAS A SPACE IN NEW YORK CITY WHERE YOU CAN PAY $25 TO TAKE A NAP. HERE'S WHAT IT'S LIKE TO VISIT

    Casper Mattress startup Casper opened a nap room in New York City called the Dreamery. For $25, visitors can book a 45-minute session...

    New York
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    I FOUND ICE CUBES IN THIS $25 STAINLESS STEEL WATER BOTTLE 24 HOURS AFTER FILLING IT

    The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the...

    Business
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    77,000 YOUNG WALL STREETERS TOOK THE GRUELING CFA EXAM IN DECEMBER - MORE THAN HALF OF THEM FAILED

    Reuters/Marcelo Del Pozo About 45% of the 77,000 December test-takers for the CFA Institute's Level I exam passed. The exams are increasingly...

    Finance, Business, Asia, Electronics, Financing
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    'RED DEAD REDEMPTION 2' BEAT OUT 'CALL OF DUTY' TO BECOME 2018'S BEST-SELLER - THESE WERE THE 20 BEST-SELLING GAMES GAMES OF THE YEAR

    Rockstar Games/Take-Two Interactive The NPD Group has released their year-end report on video game sales, including a list of the year's...

    Videos, Video, Sports, Franchises, Sale, Sport, Franchise
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    UGG BOOTS ARE MOUNTING A COMEBACK AS UGLY FASHION CONTINUES TO DOMINATE

    Facebook/Ugg Ugg boots are making a comeback. Parent company Deckers Brands reported that Ugg pulled in $1.5 billion in net sales for...

    Service, Services, Search, Sale, Companies, Company, Data
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    MARKETS RIGHT NOW: STOCKS TURN LOWER ON WALL STREET

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets : 11:45 a.m. Stocks are turning slightly lower on Wall Street, giving up...

    Technologies, Energies, Banks, Industry, Industries, Right, Companies, Dow Jones, Bank, Company, Technology, Market, Rights, Marketing, Energy, New York, Sale
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    EMPLOYEE? INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR? HOW TO KEEP IT LEGAL

    NEW YORK - Small business owners who want to use independent contractors need to be sure these workers really aren't employees. Federal...

    Silver, Security, New York, Taxes, Consulting, Companies, Business, Tax, Company, Government, Insurances, Insurance, Legal
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    ANCIENT GRAVES HID THE SKELETONS OF 269 CHILDREN AND 466 LLAMAS WHO WERE RITUALLY SACRIFICED, AND ARCHAEOLOGISTS STILL DON'T KNOW WHY

    REUTERS/Mariana Bazo It's arguably the largest mass sacrifice of children to date. Archaeologists uncovered 269 children, 466 llamas,...

    Places
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    NO ONE COULD EXPLAIN WHY THIS COLLEGE STUDENT SAW THE PRICE OF HIS LIFE-SAVING DIABETES MEDICATION JUMP 150%, AND IT REVEALS A KEY PROBLEM WITH THE US HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

    Courtesy Carole Andrew For the 1.25 million Americans living with Type 1 diabetes, insulin is a life-saving drug that helps them process...

    Savings, Business, Healthcare, Insurances, Insurance
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    A PHOTO I TOOK ON THE NILE RIVER SHOWS EXACTLY HOW MUCH EGYPT'S STRUGGLING ECONOMY IS AFFECTING EVERYDAY PEOPLE

    Harrison Jacobs/Business Insider Years of instability, political change, and terror attacks have wreaked havoc on the Egyptian economy...

    Rate, Industries, Business, Employment, Economy, Industry
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    US STOCKS CLIMB AFTER STRONG EARNINGS; IBM LEADS DOW RALLY

    NEW YORK - Stocks are rising Wednesday morning following a crop of strong fourth-quarter earnings reports from companies including...

    Technology, Technologies, New York, Companies, Bonds, Industry, Nasdaq, Dow Jones, Ads, Bond, Company, Index, Industries
  • By Chron   -   Jan 23, 2019

    PG&E EXPECTS CAPITAL SPENDING OF $6.6 BILLION IN 2019

    Pacific Gas & Electric Co. says it expects capital spending of $6.6 billion this year and about $6.9 billion in 2020. PG&E made the...

    Banks, Companies, Credits, Bank, Company, Credit, Finance, Security, Financing