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Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 08:23 AM PDT

The Bond Market Is Flashing Its Biggest Recession Sign Since Before the Financial Crisis

The Bond Market Is Flashing Its Biggest Recession Sign Since Before the Financial Crisis

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s assertion this week that the U.S. economy remains strong is facing a stern test from the bond market, which showed a classic recession sign Friday morning. Short-term...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 10:48 PM PDT

CVS to Sell CBD Products in 800 Stores in 8 States

CVS to Sell CBD Products in 800 Stores in 8 States

CVS Pharmacy announced Wednesday it will begin selling hemp-derived CBD products in eight states. The national drug store chain will be marketing the topical cannabidiol products, such as creams, sprays and...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 10:49 AM PDT

MillerCoors Sues Anheuser-Busch for Controversial Bud Light Super Bowl Ad

MillerCoors Sues Anheuser-Busch for Controversial Bud Light Super Bowl Ad

MillerCoors filed a lawsuit Thursday against Anheuser-Busch InBev, claiming that its rival’s Bud Light ad shown during the Super Bowl is false advertising meant to deceive customers and misuses the Miller and...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 09:14 AM PDT

Back in Stock: Levi Strauss Returns to Wall Street With IPO

Back in Stock: Levi Strauss Returns to Wall Street With IPO

Levi Strauss & Co., which gave America its first pair of blue jeans, is public again, for the second time. The 166-year-old company, which owns the Dockers and Denizen brands, previously went public in 1971,...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 01:42 PM PDT

Facebook Employees Had Access to Millions of User Passwords

Facebook Employees Had Access to Millions of User Passwords

Facebook stored “hundreds of millions” of account passwords without encryption and viewable as plain text to tens of thousands of company employees, according to a report Thursday by cybersecurity journalist...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 07:38 AM PDT

How to Take Advantage of the Fed's Lower Rate Decision

How to Take Advantage of the Fed's Lower Rate Decision

So much for those worries about rising interest rates. Just a few months ago, rising rates were bearing down on everyone from home buyers to stock investors after the Federal Reserve put through seven...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 03:43 AM PDT

New Anti-Spammer Caller ID Tech Closer to Reality

New Anti-Spammer Caller ID Tech Closer to Reality

Technology that could silence illegal scam and spam robocallers has passed a major test, and is now just months away from arriving on your phone. On Wednesday, AT&T and Comcast announced they had completed the...

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 11:59 AM PDT

Federal Reserve Foresees No Interest Rate Hikes in 2019

Federal Reserve Foresees No Interest Rate Hikes in 2019

The Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged Wednesday and projected no rate hikes in 2019, dramatically underscoring its plan to be "patient" about any further increases. The Fed said it was...

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 05:22 AM PDT

Why Levi Strauss, World’s Biggest Denim Brand, Is Going Public

Why Levi Strauss, World’s Biggest Denim Brand, Is Going Public

This week denim lovers will get the opportunity to invest in more than just a pair of Levi 501s. For the first time in more than three decades, investors can buy shares of the world’s biggest jeans seller. Levi...

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 12:46 PM PDT

Overhaul of Ad Targeting Will Curb Discrimination: Facebook

Overhaul of Ad Targeting Will Curb Discrimination: Facebook

Facebook will overhaul its ad-targeting systems to prevent discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads as part of a legal settlement. The changes to Facebook's advertising methods —which generate...

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