The man Newsweek claimed is the creator of bitcoin has hired a lawyer in an attempt to clear his name, repeating a denial he made to The Associated Press more than a week ago that he has never had anything to do with the digital currency.
NEW YORK (March 17, 2014) Stocks closed sharply higher Monday after news that output at U.S. factories surged last month. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 181 points, or 1.1 percent, to end at 16,247 Monday.
Sally Beauty is the latest retailer to fall victim to hackers. The cosmetics and beauty supplies chain said the security breach discovered on March 5 compromised fewer than 25,000 of its customers' credit and debit details.
U.S. baby boomers desperate for retirement income are increasingly turning back to a financial product that, after the housing bust, had been left for dead: the reverse mortgage.
Malaysia continues to lead the vast operation, which grew to 26 nations on Monday and may ultimately cover an estimated 300,000 square miles.