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In Major Privacy Win, Supreme Court Rules Police Need Warrant To Track Your Cellphone

<b>Updated at 5:32 p.m. ET</b><p>In a landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Friday that police must obtain a search warrant to access an individual's cellphone location information. The 5-4 decision imposes new limits on law enforcement's ability to get at the increasing amount of data that private …

Surveillance

Bitcoin: UK and EU plan crackdown amid crime and tax evasion fears

Cryptocurrency close to record high despite news Treasury plans to end traders’ anonymity<p>The UK and other EU governments are planning a crackdown on bitcoin amid growing concerns that the digital currency is being used for money laundering and tax evasion.<p>The Treasury plans to regulate bitcoin and …

Cryptocurrency

AP Explains: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency

LONDON (AP) — The price of a single bitcoin has pierced the $10,000 level and some experts say it could rise further. The world's most popular …

Associated Press News

Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious

A classic weekend spent lounging around the house and meeting with family can be the gift we all deserve after a long week. But it always feels like …

Time Management

Autoimmune Disease "Comes From the Gut and Is Cured in the Gut"—Here's How

We'll be the first to admit that the health-and-wellness world is peppered with short-lived trends. But unlike the rise of unicorn food and …

The Only 3 Vanguard Funds You Need to Build a Portfolio

How many Vanguard funds does it take to build a complete portfolio? No, this is not a lead in to a riddle or a joke, but rather the beginning of a …

A full day's worth of low-sugar, high-fiber, muscle-friendly meals

Zero Sugar Diet is an in-depth eating plan specifically designed to detox your body, bring your hormones into balance, heal your liver, and take away …

New to Budgeting? Start Here

New to Budgeting? Start Here.<p>Updated August 13, 2017<p>Are you new to budgeting?<p>If so, you probably think that the word "budgeting" is a euphemism for …

The origin of your TV set is a simple lesson in the dangers of ignoring globalization

Donald Trump is right. The US doesn’t make TV sets anymore, and it’s mind-boggling that an industry that once supported as many as 100 American manufacturers churning out millions of devices each year went from startup to standard-bearer to extinction in 50 years’ time.<p>But the US president-elect is …

Television Industry

2017 money resolutions: Small steps now for big gains later.

If fixing your finances is among your resolutions for 2017, try these simple, do-it-now strategies that can accelerate your progress toward personal …

The 5 Best Stocks in the Dow Jones in 2016

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The <b>Dow Jones Industrials</b> (DJINDICES: ^DJI) had a solid year in 2016, gaining more than 2,300 points and finishing within shouting distance of the 20,000 mark. Yet even though the average's 13% rise was impressive, the best-performing stocks in the Dow sported much …

Here are over 50 new shows coming to TV next year

The first half of 2017 is already set with some highly-anticipated new shows.<p>From comic shows like "Marvel's Iron Fist" and "Legion" to revivals of old classics like "Twin Peaks" and "Prison Break," there is plenty to choose from.<p>Here are the hottest new shows coming in the new year. We will be …

How to Invest for Retirement When You're Working | Investopedia

There are many ways to invest, which leads to many ways to do things incorrectly. Unfortunately, the wide-ranging studies conducted on investor …

Saving App Showdown: Qapital Vs. Digit

You’ve probably heard the old saying, “pay yourself first.” The idea is to save your money before you have a chance to spend it. And apps like …

The Best Free Online Courses to Help With Your Finances

You don’t have to learn everything about money at once, but a course can teach you a lot of useful information at a reasonable pace. Especially if …

Personal Finance

Venezuela seizes Christmas toys to distribute to poor

<b>Venezuelan authorities have arrested two toy company executives and seized almost four million toys, which they say they will distribute to the poor.</b><p>Officials accused the company of hoarding toys and hiking prices in the run-up to Christmas.<p>Last week, the government issued an order to retailers to …

How to Start Investing With Just a Little Bit of Savings | Investopedia

How does a person start investing? Most people invest by using mutual funds. A mutual fund is a portfolio (or collection) of stocks, bonds, real …

Rating Marijuana Stocks: Less Risky, More Risky, Most Risky

The stock market is already risky business, but it's even more risky when you're talking about emerging markets, such as the burgeoning marijuana marketplace.<p>Following the U.S. elections on Nov. 8, 28 states now have medical-marijuana laws on the books, and eight states have passed …

Here's How To Build A Multimillion-Dollar Retirement Fund

You don’t have to go looking for get-rich-quick schemes; they’ll happily find you.<p>If your email’s spam folder is like mine, it holds several hundred offers to start the “Hottest Digitally Based Business,” which appears to be an even hotter version of an online business. For just $100, you get …

Retirement

AT&T launches DirecTV Now service with 120+ channels on Nov 30

After purchasing DirecTV over a year ago, AT&T is launching a full-fledged TV streaming service to take on cable and other services like Sling TV.<p>Called DirecTV Now, the service will launch on Wednesday, November 30 in the US, and offers multiple, fancifully named packages pulled from DirecTV’s …

Sling TV

Amazon announces even more Black Friday sales extending through December 22nd

Amazon isn’t just starting Black Friday early this year, it’s extending it far beyond Thanksgiving weekend until December 22nd. The company claims that you’ll be able to “find new deals as often as every five minutes” on Amazon’s website for the next <i>35 days</i> until the holidays.<p>To that end, Amazon …

Smart Homes

This App Solves Your New Credit Card Headache + More!

As soon as Halloween is over, it becomes a quick and slippery downward slope STRAIGHT to the holiday season. In fact, anybody who tries to slow down and savor the months of November and December should be immediately nominated for sainthood, or at least voted a superhero. For those of you (us …

A 26-year-old set to retire at age 37 shares the book that shaped his mindset about money

You don't need an inheritance or a windfall to retire early — you don't even need a six-figure income.<p>All it takes is smart saving and investing …

Meet the Latest Hyped Cryptocurrency

On Friday a new cryptocurrency premiered.<p>The first Zerocash, or Zcash, electronic coins were minted yesterday. While the debuts of most new digital …

10 great tips to grow your personal savings

Does your money seem to fly out of your hands as quickly as it arrives? You are not alone. Most of us feel that way at some point in our lives.<p>There …

Personal Finance

How Much Does a Millennial Need to Save Monthly to Retire a Multimillionaire?

If you start saving $173 a month at 21, you'll retire with 2+ million dollars. What age are you now?<p>When it comes to saving for the retirement, Millennials have an unique outlook. For starters, they aren't exactly sure how much they need to retire. And, understandably, they're concerned about that …

Retirement

Obamacare woes to linger long after Obama is gone

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama leaves the White House in 12 weeks, but the law that bears his name will polarize politics long after he's gone.<p>Big price hikes to Affordable Care Act premiums announced this week mean that Obama's proudest legislative achievement will fail to resolve the decades-old …