Meet the Real 'Mad Men' of New York City One recent afternoon at Times Square's Knickerbocker Hotel, two major advertising executives got to talking about the past, present and future of ads.
| By: Betsy Alexander, CNBC
Watchdog blames IRS incompetence for lost tea party emails WASHINGTON- The head of the House Oversight Committee said Thursday it "defies any sense of logic" that IRS employees mistakenly erased computer backup tapes containing thousands of emails related to the tax agency's tea party scandal. The IRS inspector general told the committee that IRS workers erased hundreds of computer backup tapes that "most likely"...
Source: The Associated Press
| By: By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press
Moment of truth nears for nuclear waste time bomb Finland and Sweden hope to be the first countries in the world to be able to put the most dangerous high-level waste into underground storage in the next decade, using a new technology to encase fuel rods and protect them from erosion. Finland stopped exporting spent fuel for reprocessing to the then Soviet Union in 1996, and does not accept imports.
| By: Vera Eckert
Is this a revolution in energy storage? When it comes to renewables, the challenges facing energy storage are huge. How is technology helping to transform the storage field?
| By: Anmar Frangoul | Special to CNBC.com