Medics lift the body of Boris Nemtsov who was shot dead in central Moscow, February 28, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russia's media fight back

MOSCOW - Faced with a wave of revulsion around the world at the assassination of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, the loyal media establishment is preparing Russians for a malicious propaganda campaign by a hostile West.  Full Article 

U.S. consumer spending falls, inflation pressures muted 9:20am EST

WASHINGTON - U.S. consumer spending fell for a second straight month in January, likely as lower gasoline prices continued to weigh on receipts at service stations.

Jeb Bush speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor in Maryland February 27, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Jeb Bush's biotech push may haunt him

JUPITER, Florida - A biotechnology gamble that has yet to pay off in Florida may stain Jeb Bush's economic record and his promotion of “real conservative success."   Full Article 

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett throws a newspaper during a competition at a trade show, at the company's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska May 3, 2014.  REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Buffett says 'no jockeying' for top post

NEW YORK - Warren Buffett said that Berkshire executives Ajit Jain and Greg Abel were not angling for the top Berkshire job. Speculation has mounted among Berkshire investors over who will eventually succeed the 84-year-old Buffett.  Full Article | Video 

A row of Galaxy S6 edge smartphones are seen on display after the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event before the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona March 1, 2015. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Samsung unveils sleek new Galaxy phones

SEOUL/BARCELONA - Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S smartphones, featuring a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal, in a bid to reclaim the throne of undisputed global smartphone leader from Apple.  Full Article