How Much Money Will ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Make?

By Kirsten Acuna,Business InsiderApril 27, 2015
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is months away, but it's one of the most-anticipated movies of the year. The...

Move Over Barbie, Toymakers Are Making a Push With Girl Superheroes

By Tom DiChristopher,CNBCApril 27, 2015
Batman publisher DC Comics and its parent Warner Bros. announced they would launch a new slate of animated...
A man purported to be the reclusive leader of the militant Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has made what would be his first public appearance at a mosque in the centre of Iraq's second city, Mosul, according to a video recording posted on the Internet

ISIS Leader Baghdadi Can Barely Move After Air Strike: Report

By Pamela Engel,Business InsiderApril 27, 2015
The head of the Islamic State is reportedly injured so badly he can barely move, Kareem Shaheen at The Guardian...
Putin tells government to respond to Western sanctions

Defiant Putin Calls Invasion of Crimea ‘Historic Justice’

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesApril 27, 2015
Vladimir Putin accused the United States of supporting Islamic militants in the Northern Caucasus region and...

The Military Is Experimenting with Ray Guns for Soldiers

By Patrick Tucker,Defense OneApril 27, 2015
Pew! Pew! Soldiers with handheld energy blasters are the stuff of G.I. Joe, not real life … until now. The U.S...

GOP Race Shaping Up as Long, Chaotic Battle of the Billionaires

By Matea Gold and Ed O'Keefe,The Washington PostApril 27, 2015
The 2016 Republican presidential contest, designed to be a tidy affair, is instead shaping up to be a chaotic,...
Saturday Night Live comedian Cecily Strong speaks the 2015 White House Correspondentsí Association Dinner

Best Zingers at White House Correspondents' Dinner

By Emily Yahr,The Washington PostApril 27, 2015
“Saturday Night Live” cast member Cecily Strong took the stage at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, taking...

How to Pick the Right Investments for Your 401(K)

By Kelli B. Grant,CNBCApril 27, 2015
Just having a retirement savings plan can be enough to make workers feel more confident about retirement planning...

Even Fashion Sees the Power of Aging Boomers

By Michael Hodin,The Fiscal TimesApril 27, 2015

After more than 100 years in print, Women’s Wear Daily (WWD) on Apr. 27...

Pakistan tells U.N. at least 400 civilians killed by drone strikes

Hostage Deaths Aside, Support for Drone Strikes Still Strong in DC

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesApril 27, 2015
Members of the U.S. national security community may be loath to advertise the remote control killing of U.S...

‘Stop Currency Manipulation’ The New Battle Cry of the Democrats

By Eric Pianin and Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesApril 27, 2015
It doesn’t readily lend itself to a catchy bumper sticker slogan, but “Stop Currency Manipulation” has become the...

The Global Immigration Crisis Is Changing the Face of Europe

By Patrick Smith,The Fiscal TimesApril 27, 2015
A rickety, overcrowded ship sinks in the Mediterranean and the long-festering problem of illegal migrants crossing...

What’s Really Driving Stocks to Record Highs

By Anthony Mirhaydari,The Fiscal TimesApril 27, 2015
Stocks are surging again, with the S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite and NYSE Composite Index at new record highs to...