Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to buy Clippers for $2 billion
MAY 30, 2014
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has purchased the Los Angeles Clippers for an NBA record $2 billion.
Dr Dre: from gangsta rapper to mega-millionaire
MAY 30, 2014
It is a long way from the mean streets of south Los Angeles to becoming the world's richest hip-hop star.
'Barefoot' running shoe company settles law suit over bogus health claims
MAY 12, 2014
Vibram, the maker of FiveFingers barefoot running shoes, will pay a $3.75m class-action settlement over misleading health benefits of the shoes.
Trump buys historic Turnberry
MAY 01, 2014
American real estate tycoon Donald Trump on Wednesday announced the biggest addition yet to his golf course holdings — Open Championship host Turnberry.
Murdoch speaks about divorce for first time
APR 11, 2014
Rupert Murdoch has told how he filed for a divorce "as soon as I could find a lawyer" after learning his ex-wife Wendi Deng had spent secret weekends with former British prime minister Tony Blair.
Zuckerberg 'likes' lower salary
APR 02, 2014
Facebook CEO and cofounder Mark Zuckerberg's salary was down last year, but don't cry for him. He'll be OK.
Credit Suisse 'regrets' misconduct, blames rogue staff
FEB 27, 2014
The head of Credit Suisse has expressed regret that his bank helped US clients hide billions of dollars from the tax man, but blamed the wrongdoing on a small band of rogue employees.
eBay: attacker Icahn 'dead wrong' about company
FEB 27, 2014
EBay accused Wall Street activist Carl Icahn of playing with the truth Wednesday as it defended itself against a fresh assault on the company's directors.
Wall Street tweeter exposed as fake
FEB 26, 2014
The creator of a Twitter account that purported to publish actual statements overhead in the lifts of investment bank Goldman Sachs has been exposed as a fake.
Winkdex: Winklevosses make their own Bitcoin index
FEB 20, 2014
Early Bitcoin investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have created their own index of the virtual currency, as they gear up to launch the first publicly traded US Bitcoin fund.