U.S. stocks eked out record highs Monday, as investors continued to cheer easy-money policies globally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 7.84 points, or less than 0.1%, to 17817.90, notching its 29th record close of the year.
The top 400 richest taxpayers not only earned a lot more money in 2010 than in 2009, they also took a smaller tax hit. To be counted among the top 400 filers that year, you had to pull in at least $99 million, according to the latest data from the IRS.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro rose against the dollar and yen on Monday due to encouraging German business data and remarks from a top European Central Bank official that cast doubts on whether the bank will take aggressive stimulus measures in the ...
One of the contraptions. The 16th Annual Friday After Thanksgiving Chain Reaction Event held at MIT, featuring 34 teams and their Rube Goldberg machines.
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) - With the rise of video-streaming services like Netflix Inc., and the closing of the last retail store by one-time DVD-rental giant Blockbuster just over a year ago, it seemed like DVDs were on the brink of obsolescence.