NEW YORK, NY (CNN) - CNN Money's Maribel Aber has the latest business and financial news for Thursday, June 26.
James Patterson, internationally acclaimed New York Times best-selling author, has created an additional eight teacher-education scholarships at the University of Arkansas. Patterson established the James Patterson Teacher Education Scholarship last academic year for eight incoming freshmen planning to major in elementary education.
A long-standing U.S. ban on crude oil exports has been softened a bit. Federal oil regulators are allowing a form of shale oil that's only slightly processed to be sold outside the country.
GoPro, the maker of portable video cameras popular with extreme sports fans, sold its shares to initial investors late Wednesday, clearing the way for trading to start Thursday morning under the symbol GPRO.
How do you plan a World Cup viewing party ... at work? It's a dilemma millions of Americans are grappling with as Team USA takes on Germany Thursday at 12noon ET, smack in the middle of the normal work day.