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Published August 31st, 2014 - 11:37AM
Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 11:17AM
Prince William County is facing a budget shortfall of nearly $6 million for the fiscal year that ended in June, due in part to tax exemptions, the federal government shutdown, sequestration and other factors.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 10:17AM
Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 9:22AM
Police say an armored truck overturned on a Rhode Island highway, spilling bags of money that quickly drew passers-by.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 8:52AM
Troy Vincent pounds his fists on a conference room table and smiles.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 7:57AM
Northeast Ohio is hardly ready to usurp Silicon Valley as a high-tech mecca, but a growing number of data centers are choosing to locate in and around Cleveland to take advantage of cheap power, an abundance of fiber-optic cable and one of the safest environments in the country for storing digital information.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 6:22AM
Emaar Properties, the developer behind one of the world's largest shopping malls and the world's tallest tower, said Sunday it will launch an initial public offering for part of its retail business in Dubai next month.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 5:57AM
FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have known it had to come to an end. Terms of their Verizon contract had carried over when FairPoint purchased the company's land-based telephone operations and had been mostly unchanged for 10 years. Workers knew FairPoint, which is struggling to become profitable, would want to save money by reducing benefits.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 12:07AM
The show is over for the Showboat Casino Hotel.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 9:01PM
Millions of students will sit down at computers this year to take new tests rooted in the Common Core standards for math and reading, but policymakers in many states are having buyer's remorse.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 9:01PM
A state-by-state look at the Common Core standards:
Published August 31st, 2014 - 10:22AM
Megan Boken was chatting with her mom on her new iPhone on August 18, 2012, when a thief shot her dead on the street in St. Louis, Mo. He wanted the 23-year-old’s smartphone.
Published August 31st, 2014 - 10:22AM
a surprise on top of surprise, the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 4.2 percent from April to June, the government reported Thursday in a second estimate.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 6:35PM
The owner of bikini coffee stands in Washington state banked more than $2 million in just three years because her baristas were also selling sex acts, according to local prosecutors.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 6:35PM
The Minnesota Timberwolves haven't made the playoffs in 10 years and just traded the face of their franchise so he can go chase a championship with LeBron James in Cleveland.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 3:13PM
While 31 teams try to derail the Seahawks' attempt to repeat, there are plenty of other challenges facing players, coaches and owners heading into opening week of the NFL. Many are along the sidelines and in the stands.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 2:18PM
As social media continues to grow as a part of people’s everyday habits, consumers expect businesses to be part of the networking.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 12:44PM
A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 9:39AM
The movie of the summer might have been Marvel's irreverent hit "Guardians of the Galaxy," the top domestic film at the box office. Or it could have been Michael Bay's sequel-reboot hybrid "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the lone movie to even approach $1 billion globally.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 9:19AM
A city home-repair program has been sprinting to meet a self-imposed deadline to signal a turnaround in Superstorm Sandy recovery, and officials say they're positioned to pass their test of rebuilding both houses and confidence.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 8:44AM
A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade — a first-of-a-kind, experimental drug that lowered the chances of death or hospitalization by about 20 percent.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 7:49AM
When El Corral Burgers opened its first U.S. restaurant near Miami last year, Colombian-Americans came in droves to get a taste of home.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 6:44AM
Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing continued Saturday.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 6:29AM
A cold winter and trees still weary from last season's massive apple crop have Northern New England growers eyeing a decent but not spectacular harvest this year.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 5:59AM
A time few could imagine during the not-too-distant glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos will close this weekend and a third will shut down in two weeks.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 5:04AM
Is it time to cash out of stocks?
Published August 30th, 2014 - 4:09AM
A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade. Doctors say that a first-of-a-kind, experimental drug cut the chances of death or hospitalization by about 20 percent.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 3:24AM
President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that people often take for granted.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 2:04AM
AUTO RACING
Published August 30th, 2014 - 12:34AM
If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama's law this year, you'll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next spring.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 2:17PM
E-book readers are great for reading books, but they can’t be used to get directions or watch videos of people dumping ice over their heads.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 10:24AM
a surprise on top of surprise, the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 4.2 percent from April to June, the government reported Thursday in a second estimate.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 10:24AM
U.S. automobile sales are sizzling in part because Americans increasingly are taking out longer and longer loans to purchase used and new vehicles.
Published August 30th, 2014 - 10:24AM
Moving to address one of the principal causes of the 2008 financial crisis, the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday in a split decision passed new rules designed to limit conflicts of interest in credit-rating agencies.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 3:49PM
The Environmental Protection Agency's staff has concluded that the government needs to tighten smog rules by somewhere between 7 and 20 percent.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:44PM
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Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:44PM
A change of plea hearing has been set for Tuesday for Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay, who faces drug-related charges following a March traffic stop.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:59PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:49PM
Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:24PM
After a three-day public tiff, American Airlines fares have returned to Orbitz.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:14PM
Nearly 6 million laptop power cords that can overheat and start a fire are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include potentially faulty helmets and bunk beds.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:14PM
A man already imprisoned on a real estate fraud conviction has been charged in Florida with a multi-million dollar investment scam involving three former Miami Heat players and the team itself.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:14PM
A man already in prison on a real estate fraud conviction has been charged in Florida with a multi-million-dollar investment scam involving three former Miami Heat players and the team itself.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:59PM
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:59PM
Wholesale cash prices Friday:
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:44PM
The latest banks are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:39PM
A state judge said Friday that a small city can continue to ban state-licensed marijuana businesses, in a case with big implications for Washington's experiment in legal pot.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 5:26PM
Wondering about the breadth of employment in the U.S.? Here’s a look at Labor Day, by the numbers.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 11:44AM
A federal appeals court is refusing Oracle Corp.'s request to reinstate a $1.3 billion verdict it won against German rival SAP SE in a long-running copyright dispute.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 11:39AM
A top federal water administrator said Friday that several myths stand in the way of broad agreements needed to deal with increasing demand for water in the drought-stricken and over-allocated Colorado River basin.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 11:04AM
Good weather and greater awareness that the Jersey shore has made huge strides in recovering from Superstorm Sandy helped make the second summer after the storm better than the first, many merchants and elected officials say.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 10:04AM
The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, CT (www.renaissancecapital.com) and SEC filings.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 9:14AM
U.S. stock indexes are slightly higher in quiet trading.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 9:14AM
The Hershey Company is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a freshly stylized version of one of its most famous chocolate products.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 9:04AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $95.34 per barrel at 12 p.m. Friday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 8:39AM
Florida's realtors and tourism authorities will probably not be using "99 Homes" in their promotional material.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 8:24AM
Is it time to cash out of stocks?
Published August 29th, 2014 - 8:19AM
U.S. investors should soon be able to buy stock in Chrysler for the first time in seven years.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 8:19AM
U.S. consumer sentiment ticked up in August, driven by greater optimism about jobs, rising incomes, and increasing wealth. Yet the increase largely occurred among higher-income groups.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 8:04AM
Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 7:24AM
Several European Union foreign ministers on Friday accused Russia of invading eastern Ukraine and said Moscow should be punished with additional economic sanctions.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 7:14AM
Brazil's economy, once an emerging-market darling, fell into recession, according to government data released Friday, as millions of new middle class citizens tightened their belts and further dampened a credit-driven spending spree.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 7:14AM
Rescuers in Nicaragua raced Friday to reach at least 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a landslide, including 20 who have been located and have managed to communicate with emergency crews.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 5:44AM
U.S. consumer spending fell in July, with a drop in auto purchases accounting for most of the weakness. Income growth also slowed.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 5:39AM
Ecuador is planning to create what it calls the world's first digital currency issued by a central bank, which some analysts believe could be a first step toward abandoning the country's existing currency, the U.S. dollar.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 5:14AM
Federal regulators are putting Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc.'s planned $25 billion takeover of rival Newport maker Lorillard Inc. under the microscope.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 4:59AM
Fiat says an ongoing tally of investors suggests there are not enough opposed to a merger with Chrysler to derail the deal.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 4:04AM
Tesco shares have dropped sharply after Britain's largest retailer by revenue issued another profit warning and slashed its dividend to shareholders by 75 percent.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:59AM
Key dates in the history of Malaysia Airlines from its start as a one route airline until its almost unfathomable double passenger jet disasters in 2014.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:59AM
Japan and India both have much to gain from a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and more than a dozen Indian steel, energy and IT tycoons that begins Saturday in the ancient capital of Kyoto.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:59AM
When asked how much money she wanted to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling handed a piece of paper to her lawyer with two numbers: $1.5 to $2.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:44AM
China's biggest property developer, Wanda Group, and Internet giants Baidu and Tencent unveiled a new e-commerce venture Friday in a challenge to industry leader Alibaba Group ahead of its U.S. stock offering.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:24AM
Ordinary Germans are spooked about the future. Businesses are starting to see black clouds on the horizon. And an economy that has been the envy of Europe is showing cracks, shrinking unexpectedly last quarter amid the conflict in Ukraine.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 2:09AM
Inflation in the 18 countries that use the euro sank to an annual 0.3 percent in August, a sign of economic weakness that is putting pressure on the European Central Bank to take drastic steps to save a stalling recovery.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:34AM
Tesla Motors Co. and a state-owned Chinese phone carrier announced plans Friday to build 400 charging stations for electric cars in a new bid to promote popular adoption of the technology in China.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 1:04AM
Oklahoma cornerback Zack Sanchez had just found out the Sooners would be facing Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Shortly thereafter, his game prep began. On his cell phone.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:34AM
Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:24AM
Western business connections are complicating efforts to bring economic sanctions against executives and companies closely aligned with Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle. A prime example: the Russian Direct Investment Fund, a $10 billion sovereign wealth fund that's escaped sanctions in spite of international efforts to punish Russia for its incursions in Ukraine.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:24AM
Thousands of passengers are feeling the impact of a pilots strike in Germany after negotiations between the country's biggest airline Lufthansa and the union representing pilots collapsed over a long-running dispute regarding wages and early retirement benefits.
Published August 29th, 2014 - 12:09AM
Is it time to cash out of stocks?
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:38PM
A classic ‘60s-era house is on sale on Pierce County’s Ketron Island. Commuting by boat.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 8:39PM
The Standard & Poor's 500 index delivered its fourth record high in five days Friday, ending with the biggest monthly gain since February.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 5:54PM
Japan's vital signs remained weak in July as wages fell further and household spending dropped, signaling continued weakness in the world's third-largest economy.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 4:34PM
A coalition demanded Thursday that the NFL team from Washington be barred from using its "Redskins" name on University of Minnesota turf.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 4:19PM
Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages can be delivered to people more quickly.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 3:53PM
Troutlodge has joined with Landcatch of Scotland to build major enterprise in Chile.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 3:19PM
Uruguay's new market for legalized marijuana has attracted at least 20 companies bidding for the right to supply pot to the country's pharmacies, a government official said Thursday.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 3:19PM
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will resume issuing oil and gas leases next year for federal lands in California after a new study found limited environmental impacts from fracking and other enhanced drilling techniques, the agency said Thursday.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 3:04PM
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Published August 28th, 2014 - 3:04PM
An outburst over a reclined seat led an American Airlines flight to divert to Boston, at least the second such incident in the U.S. this week, authorities said.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:24PM
Lawyers for two Massachusetts residents and for the newspaper that called them "Bag Men" after the Boston Marathon bombing are clashing over the significance of emails that circulated among law enforcement in the chaotic days after the attack.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:14PM
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reiterated on Thursday that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires, responding to a report that he spoke to Jerry Jones about one day playing for the Dallas Cowboys.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 1:59PM
Worsening tensions in Ukraine and some weak showings from retailers on Thursday sent U.S. stocks slightly lower for the first time this week. The developments largely overshadowed encouraging news on the U.S. economy and labor market.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 1:29PM
Acknowledging he "didn't get it right" with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 1:19PM
With a self-imposed deadline looming, President Barack Obama said Thursday he still intends to act on his own to change immigration policies but stopped short of reiterating his past vows to act by end of summer.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 1:14PM
Worsening tensions in Ukraine and some weak showings from retailers are sending U.S. stocks lower for the first time this week.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:54PM
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's assets rose in value by at least 8 percent during 2013, raising their total to between $5.3 million and $14.1 million, according to her latest financial disclosure released Thursday.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:52PM
Elected officials’ attempts to stop the discount retailer were arbitrary and costly, developer claims
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:49PM
Grain futures were mostly higher Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:49PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:49PM
Raul Garcia has a question for Kevin McCarthy, the House's No. 2 Republican: "While we are waiting for you on immigration reform, who should be harvesting America's food?"
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:44PM
A federal judge in Hawaii says she won't consider approving $2.4 million in settlements for hundreds of Thai farm workers until the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission holds a news conference clarifying that the agreements are still subject to court approval.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 11:39AM
The Abercrombie & Fitch logo has lost the power it once wielded.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 11:39AM
JPMorgan Chase, the nation's biggest bank by assets, is working with law enforcement officials to investigate a possible cyberattack, said a person familiar with the situation who spoke on condition of anonymity, though the bank isn't currently seeing any unusual fraud activity at the time.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 11:23AM
Reverse mortgages have gained a bad reputation over the years, but they can be a useful financial tool to seniors when used appropriately, says David Johnson, associate professor of finance at the University of Wisconsin-Superior.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 10:59AM
With the holiday shopping season coming, Samsung and LG unveiled small improvements to their computerized wristwatches to try to sway shoppers.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:54AM
Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:39AM
Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:39AM
The average 30-year U.S. mortgage rate remained at a 52-week low of 4.10 this week.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:19AM
The Abercrombie & Fitch logo has lost the power it once wielded.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:19AM
Worsening tensions in Ukraine are sending stock indexes lower, overshadowing an encouraging report on U.S. economic growth.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 9:04AM
The World Health Organization's assistant director-general for emergency operations is urging airlines to lift most of their restrictions about flying to Ebola-hit nations because a predictable "air link" is needed to help deal with the crisis. Dr. Bruce Aylward said Thursday "there is a super risk of the response effort being choked off" if airlines restrict flights to Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 7:59AM
Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 7:49AM
Olive Garden's parent company Darden Restaurants said it is postponing its annual meeting to give shareholders enough time to review its proxy materials.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 7:39AM
Dairy farmers squeezed in recent years by low milk prices and high feed costs can begin signing up next week for a new program replacing old subsidies that didn't factor in the price of corn.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 7:39AM
More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, a sign that buying has improved as mortgage rates have slipped, the number of listings has risen and the rate of price increases has slowed.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 7:09AM
U.S. banks' earnings rose 5.2 percent in the April-June quarter from a year earlier, as banks reduced their expenses and lending marked its fastest pace since 2007.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 6:29AM
The telephone service provider for Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont declared an impasse after four months of labor negotiations, while more than 1,700 workers for the company were advised by union officials Thursday to be on "standby" for a possible strike or lockout.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 6:24AM
German airline pilots said they will go on strike after negotiations between the country's biggest airline Lufthansa and the union representing pilots collapsed Thursday over a long-running dispute regarding wages and early retirement benefits.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 6:14AM
Dollar General Corp. said it still wants to buy rival Family Dollar, even though its nearly $9 billion offer was rejected by the discount retailer last week.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 6:04AM
Germany has put a specialized aircraft and a network of laser measuring stations on stand-by in case Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano erupts.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 5:59AM
After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent in the April-June quarter, the government said Thursday, slightly faster than it had first estimated.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 5:49AM
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits slipped 1,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 298,000, a low level that signals employers are cutting few jobs and hiring are likely to remain strong.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 5:44AM
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits slipped 1,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 298,000, a low level that signals employers are cutting few jobs and hiring is likely to remain strong.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 4:39AM
State-owned PetroChina, East Asia's biggest oil producer, said Thursday its first-half profit rose 4 percent as sales of gasoline and natural gas increased.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 4:39AM
As Arthur T. Demoulas made a triumphant return Thursday to lead the Market Basket supermarket chain, it was the words of his employees that summed up their fierce loyalty to him that led to a remarkable workers' revolt that nearly crippled the New England chain but eventually put him back on top.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 4:04AM
Facing pitiful poll numbers, Francois Hollande has cast his lot: The French president who once decried global finance and vowed a 75-percent tax on millionaires has quashed dissent from his Socialist government's left flank and appointed a well-heeled former investment banker as his new point man on the economy.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:49AM
Don't be fooled by Angela Merkel. The German chancellor may be the most powerful leader in the European Union, but she hardly paints a true picture of the place of women in EU politics.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:09AM
French media conglomerate Vivendi said Thursday it would begin exclusive talks with Spanish telecoms company Telefonica for the sale of its Brazilian operator Global Village Telecom, or GVT, after the Spanish company raised its offer to 7.45 billion euros ($9.82 billion) from 6.7 billion euros.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:09AM
Germany's Federal Labor Office says the country's jobless rate ticked up slightly to 6.7 percent in August as 30,000 more people joined the ranks of the unemployed.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 2:04AM
Hong Kong anti-corruption police on Thursday searched the homes of a media magnate who is an outspoken critic of Beijing and a pro-democracy legislator after receiving a complaint alleging that lawmakers had taken bribes.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 1:29AM
Dubai-based port operator DP World said Thursday its profit rose 26 percent in the first half of the year as it was able to process more cargo thanks to new capacity and a pick-up in global trade.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 1:24AM
India's state-owned banks are conducting a massive campaign to open millions of accounts for poor Indians who are off the financial grid and vulnerable to black market money lenders.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:59AM
U.S. financial markets ended slightly lower Thursday, marking their first loss in a week of record highs.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:54AM
In a story Aug. 25 about insects being raised for food around the world, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the first cricket farm in the United States will open this year in Youngstown, Pennsylvania. The farm is in Youngstown, Ohio, and is now operating.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:44AM
The change made by the Kansas City Chiefs a few years ago was subtle — one word, really — yet it ushered a pronounced change in the way the franchise viewed its most important fans.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:29AM
For more than 30 years, chef and restaurant owner Oh Keum-il built her expertise in cooking one traditional South Korean delicacy: dog meat.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 12:09AM
After a grim start to the year, the economy roared back to life in the spring, supporting expectations that the second half of 2014 will turn out far better than the first half.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 10:49PM
In the heat of the moment, locked in a suddenly tight match after midnight at Flushing Meadows, Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka snapped at a rowdy spectator, telling him to "Shut up."
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:39PM
The Philippine economy expanded by 6.4 percent in the second quarter and tied with Malaysia as the second fastest growing in Asia during the period, officials said Thursday.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:24PM
Few things unite Canadians the way Tim Hortons does. For half a century, they have warmed themselves on chilly mornings with the chain's coffee and Timbits — or doughnut holes to Americans.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:09PM
An explosion at BP oil refinery in northwestern Indiana along Lake Michigan rattled nearby homes and sparked a fire that was later extinguished, but it didn't cause any major injuries or halt production at the facility, a company official said Thursday.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:09PM
Americans are more anxious about the economy now than they were right after the Great Recession ended despite stock market gains, falling unemployment and growth moving closer to full health.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 8:59PM
A New England supermarket chain that has been in turmoil for weeks over a workers' revolt and customer boycott has announced that the former CEO is buying the company from rival relatives.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 8:19PM
Two Canadian women are facing charges after authorities say they drank their duty free alcohol in the flight's bathroom, triggered the fire alarm with a cigarette and got into a fight each other, forcing a Sunwing flight bound for Cuba to return to Toronto under a military escort.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 5:54PM
Qantas Airways Ltd. on Thursday posted a record 2.8 billion Australian dollar ($2.6 billion) loss, reflecting a profit-draining battle with its smaller rival Virgin Australia and aircraft write downs.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 4:04PM
A federal court has ruled that FedEx Corp. improperly classified about 2,300 drivers in California as independent contractors instead of employees.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 4:00PM
Torklift International says it wants to share its bounty with its workers, gives 40 percent of its workers a raise.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:34PM
A town on the Utah-Arizona border largely controlled by Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect moved closer to opening its first commercial winery, a new venture and a signal of yet another lifestyle choice that separates the sect from mainstream Mormon teachings.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:24PM
The NHL insists expansion is not imminent.
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