Designer Dominic Wilcox uses his iPhone in the bathtub. But he couldn't hold it and scroll without dropping it in the water. He tried scrolling with his nose but couldn't see what he was doing. So he invented the "finger-nose stylus" — a Pinocchio like nose extension that's strapped on with elastic.
The Labor Department releases the monthly jobs report for April Friday morning. Over the past six months, the economy generated an average of about 150,000 jobs a month. And, the unemployment rate has fallen to eight-point-eight percent.
Linda Wertheimer talks to Joseph Dear, Chief Investment Officer for CalPERS, which stands for California Public Employee Retirement System. It is the largest public pension fund in the nation. During the financial crisis, the fund took a big hit. But since 2011, it has had double-digit returns.
Search crews in Alabama continue to pick through huge piles of rubble after last week's tornadoes destroyed entire neighborhoods. In Huntsville, it's taken businesses some time to get up and running again.
The price of virtually every majority commodity fell Thursday. Oil prices closed below $100 a barrel and silver fell 8 percent. Analysts say prices fell, at least in part, because of recent reports suggesting the economy might be slowing, which would mean less demand for commodities.