Economist and ‘The Capitalist Code’ author Ben Stein says the Democratic Party leadership does not fully understand how the American economy works.

The justices agreed to hear an appeal by South Dakota of high-court precedent dating from pre-internet era Updated Jan.12, 2018 5:52 p.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Retail giant expected to notify headquarters staff by end of month Updated Jan.ET A day after promising to give its store workers raises and bonuses, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

The world's largest publicly owned maker of tobacco products announced via its website that it wants to exit the cigarette business.Image source: Philip Morris.

12, 2018 9:17 a.ET Gucci owner Kering has chosen an opportune moment to let go of its $4.

Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer weighs in on President Trump’s vulgar comments about immigrants from Haiti and Africa, discussing how White House press secretary Sarah Sanders should handle the controversy.

Jan.12 -- Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli reports on there being no press briefing scheduled in the wake of Trump's expletive comment on Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations.

For today's workers, full retirement age is 66, 67, or somewhere in between.You can start collecting Social Security as early as age 62, or as late as age 70.

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MacKenzie and I are honored to be able to help today's Dreamers by funding these scholarships.The Trump administration is phasing out the DACA program, but Congress has been at odds over what should happen to Dreamers set to lose their deportation protection status.

After a sharp and painful downturn, oil prices spent the vast majority of 2017 above $50 per barrel.Even better for investors, the market still hasn't come back for a lot of solid oil stocks.

View photosCenturyLinkMore than 80 companies have announced bonuses, raises or improved benefits for workers, now that a new tax-cut law is likely to boost after-tax revenue for most big U.But in December, CenturyLink suspended holiday bonuses for unionized workers, who got a $200 holiday bonus in 2016.

Fourth-quarter results for two mega-banks show underlying trends much healthier at one than the other Updated Jan.12, 2018 4:08 p.

ET Janet Yellen can take a victory lap about inflation on her way out as Federal Reserve chairwoman.She has been saying the weakness in last year’s inflation readings was transitory, and she was right.

Advertising on the social network would be unaffected by the changes, John Hegeman, a Facebook vice president, said in an interview.Last year, Facebook disclosed that Russian agents had used the network to spread inflammatory posts to polarize the American electorate.

“The enactment of tax reform in the fourth quarter is a significant positive outcome for the country,” Dimon said in a statement for the bank’s fourth-quarter earnings release.During the fourth quarter, JPMorgan said it had incurred a one-time write-down of $2.

Publishers digest implications of social network’s move to make substantial changes to its news feed Jan.12, 2018 5:27 p.

Joe Raedle / GettyThe Mega Millions lottery reached its fourth-largest jackpot in history last week at $450 million.The sole winner is 20-year-old Shane Missler, who announced his win on Facebook with three words: "Oh.

On Thursday, Walmart raised its minimum wage to $11 an hour from $9, citing the trillion-dollar tax cut signed late last year by President Donald Trump.,” the company said.

Unfortunately, all these scenarios leave little incentive for investors to open positions in Qualcomm stock.Owners in Qualcomm stock can take some comfort in knowing its present assets contain some value.