More than a dozen businesses ran away from the NRA. How it went down » Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:54:10 EST Before last week, membership in the National Rifle Association meant gaining access to a broad range of discounts. From special rates on auto insurance policies to cheaper flights when you booked through its website, the NRA's discount program offered a lot of perks.
Warren Buffett beat the hedge funds. Here's how » Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:25:48 EST One decade ago, Warren Buffett took a $1 million wager that stashing money in an index fund would make you richer than if you entrusted it with hedge fund managers.
NBC's $12 billion investment in the Olympics is looking riskier » Sat, 24 Feb 2018 10:45:37 EST In 2011, NBC paid a total of $4.38 billion for the rights to the next four Olympics. Three years later it bought another six for $7.7 billion. At the time, the deals looked to many like a sure thing. Now, they have started looking like they could end up being more of a burden than a boon.
A cloud hangs over the gun industry » Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:23:21 EST Stocks in gun companies have been dragged lower by a cloud of negativity after last week's mass shooting at a Florida high school, which continues to dominate public debate.
The real mastermind behind Peter Thiel's battle with Gawker » Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:58:14 EST A new book about billionaire Peter Thiel's war against Gawker includes an explosive revelation about the real mastermind behind Bollea v. Gawker, the lawsuit that bankrupted the influential media company founded by Nick Denton.