Cory Booker joins the U.S. Senate with one year to show New Jersey voters he can transition from being mayor of Newark, where he charmed Wall Street into the start of an economic and philanthropic revival.
Herbalife Ltd., the nutrition company at the center of a battle between hedge-fund managers Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn, posted third-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates as sales gained in the Americas.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said Pacific Investment Management Co.’s Bill Gross should join him in pledging to give at least half his wealth to charity, after Gross urged Icahn to dedicate more time to helping people instead of pushing Apple Inc. to buy shares.
Canadian stocks fluctuated, after the biggest weekly gain since July, as gains in miners offset declines among energy producers before the U.S. Federal Reserve meets tomorrow to consider extending monetary stimulus.
Dascha Polanco, who plays a prisoner in the Netflix show “Orange Is the New Black,” wore a dress with a swatch of blue to the Doe Fund’s gala last night, a nod to the blue uniforms of Doe Fund trainees who clean New York streets.
Herbalife Ltd. Director Jeff Dunn said he expects a “clean read” when PricewaterhouseCoopers LP finishes new audits of the company’s books amid allegations by hedge fund manager Bill Ackman that it’s a pyramid scheme.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker beat Tea Party-backed Republican Steven Lonegan in New Jersey’s special U.S. Senate election, after a race the candidates cast as a referendum on the partial federal government shutdown.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker beat the Tea Party-backed Republican Steven Lonegan in New Jersey’s special U.S. Senate election, after a race the candidates cast as a referendum on the partial federal government shutdown.