Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Billionaire Warren Buffett objected to the idea of raising the minimum wage to $15 in an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal on Friday, saying that such a move would "reduce employment in a major way.""The Am
Fuse/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Close to 37 million Americans will mark the unofficial start of summer this Memorial Day weekend by hitting the road, a new forecast from AAA shows.The automobile group projects 33 million people will travel 50 miles or more f
SeanPavonePhoto/iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW ORLEANS) -- When you need it, the always-open Waffle House is there. And now, the 24-hour chain is coming to New Orleans in a seriously upgraded way. Waffle House is adding a feature to its restaurants that
tarabird/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The markets remained sluggish heading into the Memorial Day weekend, as investors remained concerned over mixed earnings reports on Friday.The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 18,232.02 on Friday, down 53.72 f
ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Workers’ compensation programs are meant to help those who are severely disabled, but some attempt to game the system by faking an injury to collect disability payments, thinking they will never be caught. Insurance fraud is ty
ponsulak/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Between mobile check-in, automatic check out and even robots delivering room service, hotel guests have decreased their interaction with staff dramatically in recent years. And this summer, travelers staying at Marr
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Egg prices are surging as the bird flu continues to spread through the Midwest.The outbreak is now more than twice as bad as the last big one in the U.S., which took place in the 80s. So far, it has claimed 39 million chicke
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Every year Google's I/O Conference is the place where creators and developers unite to discuss some of the biggest ideas that enrich and change the way people interact with their devices.This year's conferenc
Uber(PITTSBURGH) — Take one look at the mysterious Uber car spotted on the road in Pittsburgh earlier this month, and it's clear it isn't a typical vehicle in the ride-hailing app's fleet.A device appears to be rotating on the top of the Ford sedan,
GM Is Set to Face Criminal Charges Over Ignition Switches
Federal prosecutors are closing in on criminal charges against General Motors over a faulty ignition switch linked to more than 100 deaths, but they are still weighing whether to charge individual employees.
EDF Bids for Areva's Reactor Unit
French state-controlled power utility EDF made a preliminary offer for the reactor unit of nuclear-engineering firm Areva of ?2 billion ($2.2 billion).
Clean-Coal Power Plant Loses Steam
The future of the most expensive fossil-fuel power plant built in the U.S. is facing new pressures after a Mississippi utility backed out of its commitment to help pay for the clean-coal project.
Obama Presses Currency Compromise in Trade Pact
The White House, facing a push by U.S. lawmakers for strong currency manipulation strictures in a major Pacific trade deal, is pitching a less-aggressive approach to keep the deal from toppling.
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