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Oct 21, 2011 1:14PM ET
Facebook continues to fend off Google for the top spot, but this week sees an impressive surge from Coca-Cola which has risen to number three.
Oct 21, 2011 11:32AM ET
It's been a rocky road for News Corp. since the news broke this summer that News of the World had hacked the voicemail of a murdered girl, but today the company finally settled with Milly Dowler's family.
Oct 21, 2011 11:03AM ET
With yesterday's news that Lisa Simeone was fired from her one radio gig but retained at her other, we now have word on what exactly both radio shows were thinking when they made their decision.
Oct 21, 2011 9:33AM ET
This year's slew of scandals should produce an especially ugly show at Fox Studios, where News Corp.'s annual shareholder meeting will take place on Friday afternoon.
Oct 21, 2011 9:08AM ET
The home page leads with a report on the "hard road" ahead for Libya and some of its neighbors after Arab Spring revolutions toppled dictators in the region.
Oct 21, 2011 8:59AM ET
Cartoonist Lisa Benson the relationship between Occupy Wall Street and Democrats.
Oct 21, 2011 8:57AM ET
The state of California's clean air agency adopted the nation's first-ever state-level cap-and-trade program after a tense hearing Thursday.
Oct 20, 2011 5:13PM ET
The lucky Americans who have jobs are working more hours for less money, which is keeping American productivity up but worker morale low, and over the last few months we've gotten a clearer picture of what that means for workers.
Oct 20, 2011 4:49PM ET
Times are tough if you happen to work at one of Village Voice Media's alt-weeklies, especially if you happen to hold the position of assistant calendar editor, which the chain of alt-weeklies has eliminated entirely.
Oct 20, 2011 2:34PM ET
Liberals are thrashing The New Republic for suggesting that the cable news doyenne is anything but marvelous.
Oct 20, 2011 12:27PM ET
Yes, a site that specializes in daily deals has lowered the price of its own IPO, but is there a fresher joke to be made?
Oct 20, 2011 12:08PM ET
For the first time since World War II, the United States will surpass the 100 percent debt-to-GDP line.
Oct 20, 2011 11:27AM ET
A conversation with New York, Rolling Stone, and Vanity Fair contributing editor Vanessa Grigoriadis about how she consumes information.
Oct 20, 2011 10:42AM ET
Maybe gold is the more appropriate color for New York's famous yellow cabs.
Oct 20, 2011 10:21AM ET
Lisa Simeone, the freelance host of public radio Soundprint and World of Opera, confirmed on Thursday that she had been dismissed from Soundprint after it was discovered she had been working as a spokeswoman for Occupy D.C.
Oct 20, 2011 9:15AM ET
Despite the New York Times's own Brian Stelter warning of decreasing ad revenue and a fresh round of buyouts, the New York Times turned in a profit last quarter.
Oct 20, 2011 9:09AM ET
The home page leads, naturally, with the news that Libyan fighters have declared victory in Sirte, Col. Muammar Qaddafi's hometown and the last stronghold of loyalist fighters, and Qaddafi himself has been killed.
Oct 19, 2011 5:48PM ET
Groupon's finally taking its IPO on the road, but is seeking a much more modest valuation than initially anticipated.
Oct 19, 2011 2:50PM ET
Citigroup has agreed to pay $285 million to settle civil charges filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission that it deceived investors in a $1 billion deal by selling securities backed by mortgages that Citigroup bet against.
Oct 19, 2011 12:03PM ET
The committee investigating phone hacking laughed when Labour MP Tom Watson announced that he'd bought News Corp. shares so that he could speak at the company's annual meeting.
Oct 19, 2011 9:15AM ET
The home page leads with a report from Tuesday night's Republican debate in Las Vegas, where Mitt Romney defended himself against a "newly assertive" Rick Perry and other rivals.
Oct 19, 2011 8:41AM ET
What with the tumult at News Corp. recently, its understandable that Rupert and James Murdoch are experiencing a father-son rift, The New York Times is reporting.
Oct 18, 2011 6:39PM ET
Groupon is having a hell of a time trying to go public. After a banner initial valuation of $30 billion, it lost about two thirds of that over the summer and fall while going through management shakeups.
Oct 18, 2011 5:53PM ET
Almost all the major airlines, except American, have managed to stay profitable during the economic downturn, thanks to all those terrible little fees for everything from checking a bag to having lunch.
Oct 18, 2011 5:51PM ET
Apple announced its earnings for the quarter that ended in September on Tuesday afternoon and though profits rose, they were worse under analysts expectations, leading to shares falling nearly 7 percent in after-hours trading.
Oct 18, 2011 5:48PM ET
Despite revenue dipping 24 percent and profits sinking 26 percent, the company's third quarter results weren't as bad as Wall Street expected
Oct 18, 2011 5:19PM ET
Conflicting reports on Europe's bailout fund have caused quite a stir in markets.
Oct 18, 2011 12:47PM ET
Get ready for a little more Andy Rosenthal in your life.
Oct 18, 2011 9:35AM ET
The home page leads with the news of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit's return from captivity in Palestine, which traded him for more than 1,000 of its own in what The Times called "an elaborate exchange that could shake up regional politics."
Oct 18, 2011 9:07AM ET
The Dealbreaker editor explains what's bookmarked on her browser and tuned on her cable box.