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Casino operators are keen to know if New Jersey’s internet foray will restore the sector’s fortunes
The accused and a number of unnamed co-conspirators gamed the system to the tune of $1.5m, say US law enforcement officials
Seasonal bargains enticed a greater number of Americans over the Thanksgiving weekend, with more people shopping compared to last year, but heavy discounting meant that retailers raked in less money over the period.
Global Outlook: Making the most of new technological trends is only one part of the ex-Google executive’s plans
As ATMs go, it’s an unusual one. A kiosk has been set up in a Vancouver coffee shop that lets customers make transactions without needing a bank account or a plastic card. The blue-black box resembles a standard bank cash machine, but is in fact the first real-world portal to the virtual world of bitcoins.
As growth falters and gizmos dry up, there are concerns the tech firm's boss is failing to do enough to hold off its rivals
Quarterly figures will do little to lessen pressure on chief executive Tim Cook
The virtual currency is being touted as a good long-term investment, as its value doubles
Google continued to march onwards through the third quarter, with the search engine giant's shares hitting a new record in after hours trading on Thursday after its results surpassed Wall Street's expectations.
Why were sex assault allegations against footballer players dropped?
Stark warning from IMF chief comes as search for deal to extend debt ceiling shifts to Senate
The US Federal Reserve has begun circulating new $100 notes, introducing new anti-counterfeiting features – including a distinctive splash of colour – that have been more than a decade in the making.
Republican leadership in the House of Representatives remains at odds with the Democrats who control the Senate
For the Hedbergs, a family from Sweden visiting New York, the sign at the head of the path that leads down to the ferries to Liberty Island – home to the Statute of Liberty – was more cause for bewilderment than disappointment.
Republicans and Democrats have failed to agree the budget for federal agencies, forcing non-essential workers on unpaid leave
Second phase of trial opens with claims of negligence and lack of preparation