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Rise in Death Toll Linked to GM Ignition Switch Defect

LEGAL | Wednesday Sep 17, 2014
More deaths are being blamed on an ignition switch defect in General Motors cars. The number currently sits at 19 -- and is expected to go even higher. Jeff Glor reports.

Book Club Ladies Receive an All-Star Surprise

CORPORATE | Sep 17
When Kathy Rackley told Malcolm Mitchell - a wide receiver at the University of Georgia - about her book club, she had no idea who he was, or what would happen next. CBS News reports on what one college football player calls his greatest accomplishment.

Will Apple's Digital Wallet Kill the Card Swipe?

CORPORATE | By Mae Anderson | Sep 17
So-called contactless payment isn't new, but with its presence on millions of iPhones and its advanced security features, Apple Pay could be the service that leads to widespread adoption of the digital wallet.

'Show Up in Drag' Protest at Facebook HQ Postponed

CORPORATE | By EDGE | Sep 16
The most colorful protest ever to hit northern California in years has been called off...for now.

LGBTQ Youth Job Fair Comes to Chicago

CORPORATE | By EDGE | Sep 16
Work! Chicago, an LGBTQ youth job fair, will be hosted Wed., Oct. 22, 2014, noon-4 p.m. at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted, sponsored by Windy City Times, Chicago House TransWorks, TransTech and the Center on Halsted.

Stocks Decline Amid Interest Rate Worries

FINANCE | By Steve Rothwell | Sep 16
The prospect of rising interest rates sent the stock market to its first weekly loss since early August. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 11.91 points, or 0.6 percent, to end at 1,985.54 on Friday. The index was down 1.1 percent for the week.

Kenneth Feinberg, the independent claims administrator for the General Motors Ignition Compensation Program, announces the details of the program during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington.

GM Expert Says 19 Deaths Eligible for Compensation

LEGAL | By Tom Krisher | Sep 16
The death toll tied to faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen to 19, according to a compensation expert hired by the company. The number is likely to go higher.

Comics Key & Peele are Serious about Their Comedy

CORPORATE | Sep 16
John Blackstone laughs along with Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, stars of the Peabody Award-winning series "Key & Peele" on Comedy Central.

A Historic Change for Godiva's Golden Brand

CORPORATE | Sep 16
Godiva, the Belgian chocolatier known for gold packaging and high end products, is now consciously becoming a little less fancy. Michelle Miller reports.

Alan Mulally, president and CEO of Ford Motor Company speaks during a news conference in Hong Kong.

Safety Agency Investigates Ford Fiesta Latches

CORPORATE | Sep 15
U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that the doors won't latch properly on some Ford Fiesta subcompact cars. The probe announced Monday covers about 205,000 Fiestas from the 2011 through 2013 model years.

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover self-portrait.

NASA's Mars Rover Curiosity Finally at Mount Sharp

CORPORATE | By Marcia Dunn | Sep 15
NASA's Curiosity rover is about to conduct some serious scientific drilling at Mars. The space agency announced that the rover has reached the base of Mount Sharp, its destination since landing two years ago.