- Fury and frustration over Target data breach
December 20, 201312:56 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Potential victims of credit card fraud tied to Target's security breach said they had trouble contacting the discounter through its website and call centers.
- Answers to questions about the Target data breach
December 19, 20134:15 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — With less than a week until Christmas, a real-life Grinch has stolen the credit and debit card information of about 40 million Target shoppers.
- Putin signs decree to pardon tycoon Khodorkovsky
December 20, 20134:38 AM ET
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a decree pardoning jailed tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the man who has been described as his archrival.
- After 10 years in jail, Putin pardons Khodorkovsky
December 20, 20133:41 AM ET
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Friday to pardon jailed tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky. Here's a look at Khodorkovsky, the implications of his imprisonment and his impending release:
- S&P takes away European Union's AAA credit rating
December 20, 20132:35 AM ET
PARIS (AP) — The Standard & Poor's rating agency says it has downgraded the European Union's credit rating, stripping it of the highest grade of AAA.
- Germany: will borrow less than planned in 2013
December 20, 20134:03 AM ET
BERLIN (AP) — The German government said Friday it will borrow less money than planned this year as low unemployment fuels a steady increase in tax income, while a closely-watched survey showed German consumers believe the economic recovery is gaining momentum.
- How Fed's pullback of stimulus could affect you
December 19, 20134:18 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers will likely pay more for home loans. Savers may earn a few more dollars on CDs and Treasurys. Banks could profit. Investors may get squeezed.
- World markets mixed on China liquidity, Fed move
December 20, 20133:56 AM ET
MUMBAI, India (AP) — World markets were mixed Friday after China moved to prevent a new liquidity crunch and investors continued to react to the U.S. Federal Reserve's long-awaited decision to begin scaling back on its easy-money stimulus policy.
- Pa. gas drilling decision leaves future uncertain
December 20, 20132:29 AM ET
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The energy industry and policy makers in Pennsylvania, the heart of the nation's gas drilling boom, are thinking about their next moves after the state's highest court threw out significant portions of a law that limited the power of cities and counties to regulate the industry.
- Stocks pause on Wall Street a day after a surge
December 19, 20135:03 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes ended up pretty much where they started on Thursday, a day after a powerful surge.