May 8, 2013 When Microsoft introduced Windows 8 last year, the software giant billed the new operating system as one of the most critical releases in its history. The system would bridge the gap between personal computers and the fast-growing mobile world of tablets and smartphones. But this week, the company sent signals that it might soon alter Windows 8 to address some early criticism.
May 7, 2013 Crossing the milestone signals growing confidence in the recovery by investors. So far this year, the Dow has surged 14 percent.
May 7, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says Mission Settlement Agency "systematically exploited and defrauded" its clients.
May 7, 2013 Actually, fresh fish doesn't smell "fishy," says Joe Palca. He spent a recent morning watching Hawaii's fishermen sell some 50,000 pounds of catch on the auction floor and sends this postcard.
May 7, 2013 It might be up to the government to decide whether foreign workers are the most qualified applicants for for jobs at private companies.
May 6, 2013 In a new report, the Department of Defense says that China's government is directly responsible for hacking into U.S. diplomatic, economic and defense networks.
May 6, 2013 Workers continue to pull bodies out of the rubble from the collapse from last month's collapse of an eight-story garment complex.