By COLLEEN LONG and TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A city police officer dreamed up plots to kidnap, torture, cook and eat at least 100 women whose photos, names and addresses he pulled from a confidential law enforcement database, authorities said Thursday.
Gilberto Valle's fantasie
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama, who once called bank executives "fat cats" and their pay "obscene," says Wall Street needs to change executive pay incentives that reward risky bets that can yield fortunes but can also devastate financial institutions.
NEW YORK (AP) - The sell-off of Monster Beverage shares deepened Tuesday after Goldman Sachs removed it from its "Conviction Buy" list following the FDA's confirmation that it is investigating reports of people dying after drinking its energy drinks.
THE SPARK: Goldman Sachs analyst Judy Hong sa
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - As the holiday-shopping season approaches, Microsoft and Apple have scheduled major events this week to unveil new gadgets and software.
The Microsoft event Thursday will focus on Windows 8, a major update to its lucrative operating system.
By JOHN FLESHERAssociated Press
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - It's hardly a return to the Depression era, when company guards roughed up labor organizers at auto plants. But times are tough for unions in the Rust Belt, even in a longtime bastion like Michigan.