Labor legislation stalls in lame-duck session

As the current legislative session winds down, a contentious bill on employee misclassification will be placed on the back burner. The bill, which addresses how a freelance employee is defined, is expected to be taken up in the next session.

Verizon is responding to the rise in cord cutting by changing the way it sells cable and internet services.

Troubled New Jersey retailer Bed Bath & Beyond suffers a setback in the stock market as investors question how the company can turnaround sales.