Newsweek magazine said it stands by reporter Leah McGrath Goodman's story identifying a 64-year-old physicist as the founder of Bitcoin, despite the man's denial of any role in the digital currency.
Job losses and trade deficits suggest the Canadian economy is slowing in the first quarter of this year with businesses failing to drive growth as policy makers predicted.
Stocks were mixed Friday, as the enthusiasm following a better-than-expected jobs report wore off. After gaining ground in early trading, the Dow was flat while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were in the red, as declines in biotech stocks weighed on the index.
California appeared to go in the opposite direction of the national economy in January, shedding a net 31,600 jobs that month, the state's Employment Development Department reported Friday.
March 7 (Reuters) - Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc , the world's two largest payment networks, have formed a new cross-industry group to improve payment system security following a number of high-profile data breaches.