WASHINGTON - Regulators toughened key sections of the Volcker rule's crackdown on Wall Street's risky trades. Full Article
TORONTO - Lululemon Athletica Inc named a new chief executive on Tuesday and said founder Chip Wilson will step down as chairman, as the upscale yogawear retailer tries to expand globally and put a series of embarrassing quality issues and other gaffes behind it.
Dec. 10 - South African President Jacob Zuma said Mandela "laid a firm foundation for the South Africa of our dreams" during his speech at Madiba's memorial in Johannesburg. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
JOHANNESBURG - President Barack Obama hailed Nelson Mandela as a "giant of justice" but said too many world leaders claimed solidarity with his struggle "but do not tolerate dissent from their own people." Full Article
The “TSA Loose Change Act,” or HR 1095, has bipartisan support, but seems like it was drafted by Saturday Night Live scriptwriters looking for a new way to make fun of Congress. Commentary
For some key states, anti-corruption day may mark a celebration driven by citizens in search of their stolen citizenship. Commentary
When convening a conference to "discuss" something or other, the FTC (or other regulatory entities) is almost never in pursuit of discussion -- any more than a police officer who says he just wants to talk. Commentary
The most important question now for Britain’s political and economic outlook is whether this week’s rhetorical divergence is a blip or a harbinger of much bigger clashes over the government’s effort to stoke a pre-election property and mortgage boom. Commentary
From fringe to preferred China investment, the bitcoin has blown up this year. Riding on its coattails, the litecoin is surging too - and we show you how to 'mine' it, for fun but probably not profit. Video