A new survey shows that people come up with some seriously sad excuses for missing work.
Camel maker Reynolds American snuffing out smoking in workplaces, will allow e-cigarettes
Tiny bump for Social Security benefits for a third straight year; they're rising 1.7 percent
US gov't raises air bag warning by 3M vehicles; efforts clouded by wrong info, faulty website
Companies such as Mattel hire Ellen Lutwak to name toys, technical products. She's named a Barbie doll fashion line and is in the process of naming the new wing of a hospital. So puns don't always work.
US consumer prices rose tiny 0.1 percent in September as gas prices dropped for third month
Under fire, Yahoo CEO assures shareholders 'we've achieved more than many people realize'
Asian stocks lower after oil fall drags down Wall Street, China factories fail to fire
FTC appoints outspoken privacy advocate Ashkan Soltani as new chief technologist
Company that advertised lucrative work-at-home scheme fined $25M, barred from advertising
Strong passenger jet deliveries help Boeing earn $1.36B, topping Wall Street forecasts
Regulators adopting new rules on banks' risk in mortgage bonds, dropped down payment condition
EPA finds gas mileage estimates overstated on 4 Mini Cooper models made by BMW
Correction: Air Bag Recall story
Spain court accepts German firm's appeal of compensation ruling in thalidomide case
FedEx predicts 8.8 percent more holiday shipments, a more cautious growth forecast than 2013
Turner Broadcasting channels disappear from Dish as deadline passes to renew contract
S&P 500 falls, ending a four-day winning streak, as drop in oil price drags down energy stocks
Ben Bradlee, celebrated editor who guided The Washington Post during Watergate scandal, dies
While unsettling, last week's big stock slump is no reason to abandon the market, advisers say
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