The Dow Jones industrial average might soon be nicknamed the iDow. On Friday, the keepers of the iconic stock index said Apple, the maker of the iPhone and iPad, would be added to the blue-chip stock index when trading opens on Thursday, March 19.
Washington (CNN) Congress narrowly avoided taking the Department of Homeland Security off a cliff this week, but they're heading right back to the edge with the debt limit deadline looming.
(Bloomberg) -- A stronger-than-forecast U.S. payrolls report strengthens the argument for the Federal Reserve to begin raising interest rates in June, after the jobless rate reached the range that officials view as full employment.
ATHENS, Greece - Cleaning ladies who have waged Greece's longest-running anti-austerity protest have camped outside a finance ministry building in Athens for nearly two years with one goal - getting their state-paid jobs back.
AbbVie's chief executive may have overpaid once again. Richard Gonzalez prompted the pharmaceutical giant to cough up $1.6 billion last year to free it from its bid for Irish drug manufacturer Shire.