Articles by Hao Li

Ann Curry Fired, Fans Threatening ?Today? Boycott

Former Today show co-host Ann Curry, ousted Thursday from her position after 15 years with the program and one year into her current role, continues to be the buzz of the television world and has some of her fans furious and threatening to cease watching the NBC show.

China's 2012 Growth Target At Risk, Property Curbs Hurt

China's annual growth target for 2012 looks increasingly in jeopardy as demand at home falters and Europe's debt crisis worsens, complicating matters for Beijing as the country heads into a once-in-a-decade leadership transition.

Le Mans 2012: Hybrid Cars Score Historic Wins [VIDEOS]

The 24 Hours of Le Mans 2012 completed on Sunday was both familiar and unprecedented. It saw the 29th victory for a German carmaker (11th for Audi), 40th victory for a French driver, 27th victory for a German driver, and 21st victory for tire maker Michelin.

Toronto Braces For A Deflating Condo Bubble

Each panelist at a recent Toronto real estate conference had a reason why the city's condo market is not a bubble. But the developers, the lender, the receiver, the marketer and the real estate agent each talked about the things that worry them.

NYC Properties At High Risk of Hurricane Losses

When people think of hurricane damage they usually think of Miami or New Orleans, but a new report suggests the greatest financial risk of all may be much farther north: the greater New York City area.

Eurovision 2012 [RESULTS & VIDEOS]

The Eurovision 2012 results this weekend placed Sweden on top with 372 points, Russia second with 259 and Serbia third with 214. Host country Azerbaijan was fourth with 150 points. Norway finished last with just 7 points.



Qualcomm Sees Earnings Below Street As Smartphone Market Sags

Qualcomm Inc forecast second-quarter revenue and profit below Wall Street estimates on Thursday as the chipmaker grapples with the combined toll of weak demand for smartphones and a supply glut, a situation that is expected to persist into the first-half of this year.