News bites: The 47 percent

Just who are the 47 percent of Americans who do not pay federal income tax?

Apple yet again enjoying record iPhone pre-orders and all-time stock highs.

The Occupy movement is gaining a foothold in debt-stricken Spain.

The SEC has scrapped efforts to track oft-delayed Dodd-Frank rulemaking on the Web.

Mortgage rates are at historic lows, but two-thirds of homeowners still stuck with rates above 5 percent.