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Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 08:28 PM PDT

NY Finds $1B in Hidden Transfers by Family Behind OxyContin

NY Finds $1B in Hidden Transfers by Family Behind OxyContin

The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss and other hidden accounts to transfer $1 billion to themselves, New York state's attorney general contends in court papers filed Friday. New York —...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 01:46 PM PDT

NRA Board Gathers for Meeting at Crucial Time for Gun Debate

NRA Board Gathers for Meeting at Crucial Time for Gun Debate

With the country at a critical juncture in the gun debate, a normally routine meeting of the National Rifle Association has taken on greater significance as its board of directors gathers near the nation's...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 01:58 PM PDT

MoviePass Will Shut Down for Good on Sept. 14

MoviePass Will Shut Down for Good on Sept. 14

MoviePass announced on Friday it’s shutting down the discount ticketing service on Sept. 14. Shares of MoviePass parent company Helios and Matheson Analytics dropped 10% Friday afternoon, though the stock trades...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 02:05 PM PDT

Most People Don't Know These Ridiculously Simple Money Moves

Most People Don't Know These Ridiculously Simple Money Moves

Most people looking for better money skills turn to the money pros — certified financial planners or advisors. Yet sometimes a nonmoney maven can get you on the right track.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 12:05 PM PDT

SoCal Grocery Workers Approve Contract, Avoiding Strikes at Hundreds of Stores

SoCal Grocery Workers Approve Contract, Avoiding Strikes at Hundreds of Stores

Unionized supermarket workers approved a new contract with major grocery chains, preventing a strike at hundreds of stores in California. About 47,000 employees of Ralphs, Vons, Pavilions and Albertsons...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 02:42 PM PDT

Lawmakers Ask 4 Big Tech Companies for Documents in Probe

Lawmakers Ask 4 Big Tech Companies for Documents in Probe

Lawmakers investigating the market dominance of Big Tech on Friday asked Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple for a broad range of documents, marking a step forward in Congress' bipartisan probe of the companies....

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 12:48 PM PDT

Slain DNC Staffer's Family Can Sue Fox News, Appeals Court Rules

Slain DNC Staffer's Family Can Sue Fox News, Appeals Court Rules

A lawsuit alleging Fox News exploited the killing of a Democratic National Committee employee was revived by an appeals court Friday after a lower court tossed it out. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...

Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 at 07:03 PM PDT

DC's Free Commuter Paper Ends Run With Shot at Smartphones

DC's Free Commuter Paper Ends Run With Shot at Smartphones<br /><br />

The farewell edition of Washington's free daily commuter newspaper depicted a trademark yellow Express box on its side and underneath the stark headline, "Hope You Enjoy Your Stinkin' Phones."

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 12:35 AM PDT

Chaotic Talks Show Challenge of Reaching Opioid Settlement

Chaotic Talks Show Challenge of Reaching Opioid Settlement

For months, the judge overseeing national litigation over the opioids crisis urged all sides to reach a settlement that could end thousands of lawsuits filed by state and local governments. But the chaotic...

Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 at 09:50 AM PDT

Chief Executives of 145 Companies Urge Senate to Pass Gun Control Laws

Chief Executives of 145 Companies Urge Senate to Pass Gun Control Laws

Leaders of 145 companies wrote a letter to the Senate Thursday, urging the governmental body to take action on gun safety. The letter notes recent gun violence in Chicago, Newport News, Virginia and other...

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