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Standard & Poor's headquarters in the financial district of New York. (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

California Attorney General Sues Standard & Poor’s Over Investment Ratings

California’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against debt rating agency Standard & Poor’s, claiming it inflated its ratings of certain investments, costing the state’s public pension funds and other investors billions of dollars.

02/05/2013

Red Rose For Valentines Day (Photo by David Silverman/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Putting Online Flower Retailers To The Test

Nation-wide, local florists expect nearly half of all their Valentine orders to come from online ordering websites and wire services. However, when it comes to ordering flowers online, not all of them are created equal.

02/13/2012

Google Buys Zagat Restaurant Review Service

Google has bought the restaurant review service Zagat as it tries to help people connect with local businesses.

09/08/2011

'Conan' Premiere Beats Leno in Ratings

‘Conan’ Premiere Beats Leno In Ratings

NEW YORK (CBS/AP) – Conan O’Brien has scored a victory in the ratings with the debut of his new TBS late-night show “Conan.” The former host of “The Tonight Show,” who left NBC eight months […]

CBS San Francisco–11/09/2010