Results for:(232 found)
Aug 9, 2013 1:33PM on InvestingBy Jason Notte

In a revealing incident, a shop clerk who didn't recognize Winfrey assumed the ultra-wealthy star couldn't afford a pricey handbag.

Aug 9, 2013 12:41PM on InvestingBy Kim Peterson

A Russian customer decides to rewrite a credit card contract, and now the company is complaining because it didn't read the fine print. Shoe, meet other foot.

Aug 6, 2013 10:09AM on InvestingBy Aimee Picchi

Parental outrage over messages that foster stereotypes forces an about-face. Why do companies keep trying this strategy?

Aug 5, 2013 1:16PM on InvestingBy Jason Notte

The woman at the center of a notorious 1987 New York City kidnapping case has ducked a defamation claim awarded to her accuser. That cost her 9% interest each year, but she won't owe anything if she recants.

Aug 2, 2013 2:44PM on InvestingBy Aimee Picchi

The much reviled Boston bomber article doubled newsstand sales for the magazine, even after some stores banned the issue.

Jul 30, 2013 2:57PM on InvestingBy Jason Notte

New Zealand may give a South African man the boot for taxing the country's health care system. Never mind that he lost 60 pounds while he was there.

Tags: Dramajobs
Jul 30, 2013 1:04PM on InvestingBy Aimee Picchi

Scientists hope to study fossils of 2 prehistoric creatures locked in combat, but instead they're heading for an auction.

Jul 26, 2013 3:07PM on InvestingBy Jason Notte

Really. About 4% of corporate executives surveyed fall into that category, compared with just 1% of everyone else.

Tags: Dramajobs



Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.

Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.




No more Dispatches; here's where to find market news

The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.