Florence’s first wave has potential to cause $5 billion in property damage

By diana olick, cnbc.com An estimated 250,000 homes in North Carolina will likely be affected, with the bulk of the…

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Home Depot Co-Founder insists Barack Obama should “go off into the sunset” and “keep [his] mouth shut.”

By John Wellington, thedailycaller.com Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone offered a spicy bit of advice to former President Barack Obama…

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Goldman: Economy growing at ‘twice our estimate’ of its potential

By Jeff Cox, cnbc.com Goldman Sachs says the underlying economic growth is running at 3.5 percent, or double its estimated…

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Dozens of iOS apps surreptitiously share user location data with tracking firms

by Sean Gallagher, arstechnica.com Applications don’t mention that they’re selling your precise location to third parties. During preparation for a…

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Popular Mac apps caught harvesting users’ browsing data without consent

BY ADAM SMITH, mashable.com This isn’t good. A number of applications on Apple’s Mac App Store are secretly gathering user…

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Goldman: Government-directed traders bought up billions in Chinese stocks last quarter

By evelyn cheng, cnbc.com The Chinese “national team” of entities related to or influenced by the country’s government was formed…

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