When Is the Best Time of Day for a Company to Dump Bad News?

Market watchers have long griped about companies that try to bury their bad news by releasing it late...

November 24, 2014

First Draft: Today in Politics

Republicans show no sign of leaving Benghazi behind and Democrats balk at a bipartisan tax deal.

November 24, 2014

Negotiators Plan to Extend Talks on Iran’s Nuclear Program

Hours away from a Monday deadline to complete an accord, American officials and negotiators expected...

November 24, 2014


City Room: New York Today: Lots of Weather

Monday: warm rain and high winds, a snowy Thanksgiving Eve, a civil rights investigation of a police...

November 24, 2014

BT in Talks to Buy Telefonica's U.K. Unit

BT said it is in talks to buy Telefonica’s U.K. mobile business, 02, as the British telecom incumbent...

November 24, 2014

Latest News: Iran Nuclear Talks, Ferguson Waits, Thanksgiving Weather

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

November 24, 2014


BioMarin to Pay Up to $840 Million for Prosensa

BioMarin Pharmaceutical said it agreed to acquire Prosensa Holding NV, a bet that regulators will approve...

November 24, 2014

In North Dakota, Rising Unease Over Oil’s Effects

After an unusual land deal, a giant spill and a tanker-train explosion, anxiety began to ripple across...

November 24, 2014

Political Memo: In Partisan Washington, Health Law Faces Grave Legal Technicalities

The Affordable Care Act faces grave danger because legislative repair work that was once routine has grown...

November 24, 2014


 

Ted Cruz's Answer to Obama's Immigration Order: Keep Eric Holder in Office

Senator Ted Cruz, who's been one of the more vocal congressional Republicans in the fight against President...

November 23, 2014

Marion Barry, Four-Term Mayor of Washington, Dead at 78

Marion S. Barry, Jr., the sharecropper's son and civil rights activist who became Washington, D.C.'s...

November 23, 2014

What Millennials Love About Pittsburgh

It’s a very good time to be in Pittsburgh if you're a young person (need we really call them "millennials"?)....

November 22, 2014


 

The funeral of Michael Brown

November 24, 2014

Reporter: Uber's apology rings false

Brian Stelter speaks with PandoDaily's Sarah Lacy, who says that Uber is targeting her because of her critical...

November 24, 2014

Accuser: I had 2 drinks, went blank

Kristina Ruehli is among multiple women who have come forward accusing comedian and actor Bill Cosby...

November 24, 2014


How to stop package thieves

A new startup aims to stop package thieves from spoiling the holiday season.

November 24, 2014

He can't use his legs, but he can fly

Jarrett Martin was paralyzed when an aerial stunt went wrong. Now he's back in the air, and teaching...

November 24, 2014

No deal; Iran nuclear talks go on

The clock is ticking down for a nuclear deal with Iran, and so far it looks like no agreement will be reached...

November 24, 2014


 

You Can't Educate People Into Believing in Evolution

If, as a great philosopher once said, "life's a bitch and then you die," what's the point of debating...

November 23, 2014

Can You Learn Nanotechnology Online?

You may remember 2012 as the year Whitney Houston died, or when you donated all that money to the effort...

November 22, 2014

When Private School Tuition Costs More Than College

Tuition for a typical private high school in the Southeast costs a relatively modest $18,900 a year....

November 21, 2014


Photos of the Week: 11/15-11/21

This week we have big wave surfing in Portugal, a Beaujolais wine spa in Japan, a massive floating Christmas...

November 21, 2014

The Economic Case Against Majoring in Fun Things

For many, the reality of student debt doesn’t hit home until you make your first payment. Though you may have...

November 21, 2014

For Most Startup Entrepreneurs, College Isn't That Bad of an Idea

In May 2011, PayPal co-founder and tech mogul Peter Thiel proposed a radical concept. Through his Thiel...

November 20, 2014


Living in War-Torn Syria

For more than three years now, Syrians have endured the loss and hardship caused by a protracted civil...

November 20, 2014