Boomers beware: Scams, frauds and other schemes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Boomers beware: Scams, frauds and other financial exploitation schemes targeting older Americans are a growing multibillion-dollar industry enriching the schemers, anguishing the victims and vexing law enforcement officials more…

Did Ben Bernanke kill the gold rally?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/MONEY) — Just call it the gold cold. The yellow metal plunged 4% Wednesday after investors interpreted comments from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke at his semi-annual hearing more…

Yelp IPO gets spectacular reviews

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS) — San Francisco online-reviews site Yelp received five stars from investors in its stock market debut Friday, as shares of the company -- goosed more…

Costa Concordia captain had crashed before

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL, GERMANY) — The captain of ill-fated Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia had crashed a luxury liner before while sailing too fast into a German port, according more…

'Gay' hotel in NYC opens for business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) -- On a recent afternoon, construction was brisk and the excitement was palpable at 510 West 42nd Street in Manhattan, the site of THE OUT NYC, a sleek, more…

Shell wins court order against Greenpeace

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) -- With conflict brewing over Shell’s plans to begin exploratory drilling in the U.S. Arctic this summer, a federal judge in Anchorage has issued a more…