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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli sentenced to seven years after tearfully begging for 'your honor's mercy'

(NEW YORK) -- "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison with credit for six months served.

The sentence, which was less than half what the government asked for but more than the 18 months requested by the d... Read More

US Steel bringing back 500 jobs in Illinois after President Trump's tariff announcement

(CHICAGO) -- A partially-shuttered Illinois steel plant plans to fire up its blast furnace again, putting as many as 500 people back to work following the Trump administration's move to slap tariffs on imported steel.

U.S. Steel’s Gr... Read More

US stocks rally on strong jobs report

(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks rallied on Friday after a strong February jobs report.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 440.53 (+1.77 percent) to finish the session at 25,335.74.

The Nasdaq climbed 132.86 (+1.79 percent) to clo... Read More

Trump Organization reveals $151,000 in profits from foreign government patrons

(NEW YORK) -- The Trump Organization revealed Friday it donated more than $150,000 in profits from foreign government patrons to the United States Treasury after last week declining to do so.

"On February 22, 2018, The Trump Organization m... Read More

Toys 'R' Us may close all U.S. stores, sources say

(NEW YORK) -- Toys "R" Us is preparing to liquidate its U.S. operations after failing to reach a debt-restructuring agreement with lenders or find a buyer, according to Bloomberg.

Struggling under a $5 billion debt load, the company previo... Read More

Peanut butter, cranberries and Harley-Davidson motorcycles under threat in trade war

(NEW YORK) -- Cranberries and peanut butter could very well become weapons in a possible global trade war.

As President Donald Trump reportedly prepares to implement tariffs on imported steel and aluminium, trading partners are publicly sp... Read More

Credit card debt surpasses $1 trillion in the US for first time

(NEW YORK) -- U.S. consumers’ total credit card debt exceeded $1 trillion for the first time, according to a new study by the personal finance website WalletHub.

Consumers took on an additional $92.2 billion in debt last year, the hi... Read More

Wall Street rebounds from Wednesday losses as US mortgage rates climb

(NEW YORK) -- As President Trump sent mixed messages on trade tariffs, Wall Street showed less concern over a potential trade war, as all three major indices posted gains Thursday.

The Dow Jones rebounded from Wednesday's losses, posting a... Read More

New social media-free phone perfect for parents concerned by kids' smartphone use

(NEW YORK) -- All around the nation parents are grappling with the question of what age is too young for a phone? But in reality, it's not the actual phone that's the problem -- it's the social media that surely comes with it.

On Monday, a... Read More