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Published March 6th, 2015 - 9:12AM
Hyundai is recalling more than 26,000 Genesis luxury cars in the U.S. and Canada to fix a water leak that can cause the transmission gear shifter to malfunction.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 8:52AM
Mercedes-Benz Vans will build a new assembly plant for its Sprinter vans in South Carolina, investing a half-billion dollars and creating 1,300 jobs, the company announced Friday.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 8:47AM
Four members of Food and Drug Administration's tobacco advisory panel, including its chairman, have left after a federal judge ruled some of its members had conflicts of interest, the agency said.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 8:37AM
At the Game Developers Conference, it's easy to imagine what virtual reality will look like when it eventually hits the marketplace. What it will feel like, however, is an entirely different matter.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 8:37AM
Apple is in. AT&T is out.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 8:12AM
The rail cars that split open and burst into flames during a western Illinois oil train derailment this week had been retrofitted with protective shields to meet a higher safety standard than federal law requires, according to railroad officials.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 7:47AM
A businessman who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig get out of Cuba to sign a rich American baseball contract was sentenced Friday to a month in prison and five months' house arrest for violating U.S. immigration laws.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 7:32AM
The U.S. trade deficit in January dropped sharply as both exports and imports fell.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 7:32AM
Unemployment in the U.S. has dropped to a seven-year low of 5.5 percent — a level normally considered the mark of a healthy job market. Yet that number isn't as encouraging as it might sound.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 7:27AM
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a likely presidential candidate who built his reputation on limiting the power of public-sector unions four years ago, plans to quickly sign a right-to-work bill after the Assembly passed it Friday at the end of an all-night session.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 7:12AM
Nissan is recalling 640,000 more cars in the U.S. and Canada to fix a growing problem with faulty latches that can allow hoods to fly open while cars are being driven.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:47AM
The euro's value against the dollar keeps dropping, and it could soon reach parity with the dollar for the first time in 13 years.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:37AM
Kent Weise loves his work, but after 38 years slaughtering cattle, lugging carcasses that can weigh more than 1,000 pounds and slowly, methodically slicing cuts of meat, he understands why few people want to go into the business anymore.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:32AM
Imports into Russia this year have fallen by more than a third as the country struggles with the low value of the ruble and a predicted recession.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:07AM
The meeting of the eurozone's 19 finance ministers next week is very important for financially stricken Greece, the country's central bank governor said Friday.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:57AM
Germany's Parliament on Friday approved a quota system that will require leading companies in Europe's biggest economy to have at least 30 percent women on their supervisory boards starting next year.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:52AM
Staples slid to a loss in the fourth quarter as the company booked restructuring charges ahead of a huge merger and the strong dollar pressured sales, but it topped Wall Street's expectations for net income and shares rose in premarket trading Friday.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:47AM
Britain's National Crime Agency says a suspected hacker has been arrested in connection with a cyber attack on the U.S. Department of Defense.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:32AM
Sri Lanka has informed Beijing it is suspending work on a $1.5 billion Chinese-backed resort as part of a reevaluation of recent foreign investments, China's Foreign Ministry said Friday.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 4:57AM
Animal rights activists were stunned when the parent company of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced it would eliminate elephants from its circus performances by 2018.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 4:37AM
An attorney hired by one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms to investigate a complaint of gender discrimination defended his efforts on Friday, saying the alleged bias was not substantiated.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:57AM
No, it's not always a room filled with wires and glowing blue lights. It's probably not even the size of your furnace. The personal email server used by Hillary Rodham Clinton during her time as secretary of state was most likely about the size of your office desktop computer and could have been tucked quietly in a corner somewhere.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:52AM
No one can argue that Apple has changed the way people live their lives. The company's iPod, iTunes, iPhone and iPad have shaken up music, phone and computer markets worldwide. Is the Apple Watch going to be able to do the same?
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:32AM
Another strong U.S. jobs report gave the dollar a big lift Friday as traders think it may prompt the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this summer. Stocks, meanwhile, were fairly flat-footed as any concerns over higher borrowing rates are offset by hopes over the U.S. economic outlook.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 8:17AM
As the National Transportation Safety Board begins its investigation into a Delta jetliner that slid off a runway while landing during a snowstorm at LaGuardia Airport, there is no shortage of questions to pursue:
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:07AM
This small Gulf nation, known for its soaring skyscrapers and mercantile bent, is making itself into the most stalwart ally of the Arab world's biggest country.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 12:27AM
Unbeaten India clinched a quarterfinal place at the Cricket World Cup in beating the West Indies by four wickets for a fourth straight win on Friday.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 12:27AM
The New England Patriots are for same-sex marriage. So are the San Francisco Giants.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 10:32PM
Harrison Ford crash-landed his World War II-era airplane on Thursday after losing engine power, suffering serious but not life-threatening injuries as he used his years of piloting prowess to bring down the plane on a golf course and avoid nearby homes in what one expert called a beautifully executed maneuver.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 9:52PM
Singers Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams lied about how they crafted the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines" and should be financially punished for using music by Marvin Gaye, a lawyer for the late singer's family told a jury Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 10:50PM
Since he was a child, Ketul Patel has seen the difference a caring doctor and nurse can make.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 9:17PM
A strain of bird flu that's deadly to poultry has been found in a Minnesota commercial turkey flock but the risk to humans is low, state and federal officials announced Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 9:12PM
Published March 6th, 2015 - 4:07PM
In a story Feb. 26 about financial insecurity in America, The Associated Press, relying on erroneous information in a Pew Charitable Trusts survey, reported that 82 percent of households surveyed had experienced an economic shock over the previous year. The correct figure is 60 percent.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 8:52PM
A freight train loaded with crude oil derailed in northern Illinois, bursting into flames and prompting authorities to suggest that everyone within 1 mile evacuate, authorities said. Only two people did so.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:47PM
Mixed signals from the Supreme Court have states on edge about the future of health insurance subsidies for millions of Americans. And a summer decision from the justices leaves little time for backup planning.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:32PM
Google is helping California drivers shop for car insurance as part of a new service that could foreshadow the Internet company's latest attempt to shake up a long-established industry.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:17PM
A section of the Houston Ship Channel has been reopened after a brief shutdown caused by the collision of two ships.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:17PM
A Tacoma high school is set to welcome up to 50 Chinese students who will each pay $10,000 in tuition.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:12PM
The Major League Baseball Players Association is furious about information leaks surrounding Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:12PM
Positive earnings news helped nudge stocks higher on Thursday, breaking a two-day losing streak. Supermarket operator Kroger jumped after reporting income that was ahead of what analysts were expecting. Costco also rose after its earnings beat estimates.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:47PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:32PM
All of the nation's 31 largest banks are adequately fortified to withstand a severe U.S. and global recession and keep lending, the Federal Reserve said Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:12PM
High-end hotel chain Mandarin Oriental said Thursday that the credit card systems at some of its hotels in the U.S. and Europe were hacked.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:07PM
Positive earnings news nudged stocks higher, breaking a two-day losing streak.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 5:32PM
U.S. employers are expected to follow the best three-month burst of hiring in 17 years with another solid round of job gains in February.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 5:27PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 4:37PM
Joy Global Inc. said Thursday that its fiscal first-quarter net income fell nearly 52 percent from a year ago as the company's customers bought less of its mining equipment. The company also cut its outlook for the year. Its shares fell almost 5 percent in afternoon trading.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 4:32PM
Now that there's a labor agreement, the 2015 Major League Soccer season is on.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 4:12PM
By his own description, DeMaurice Smith has a boring job.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 3:57PM
Indigenous communities that sued Occidental Petroleum over contamination in Peru's northern Amazon have reached an out-of-court settlement in which the U.S.-based oil company will pay them an undisclosed sum.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 3:57PM
A passenger aboard a flight from Atlanta that skidded off a runway at LaGuardia amid driving snow says one wing of the plane got "pretty torn up."
Published March 5th, 2015 - 3:22PM
In an encouraging development for consumers worried about antibiotics in their milk, a new Food and Drug Administration study showed little evidence of drug contamination after surveying almost 2,000 dairy farms.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 5:27PM
Early morning fireworks burst over Venezuela's capital Thursday for a commemoration of Hugo Chavez on the second anniversary of his death, even as economic crisis threatens to undo his legacy of lifting many out of poverty.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 3:07PM
Ten sheriffs from three different states sued Colorado Thursday for decriminalizing marijuana — joining a handful of recent legal challenges urging courts to strike down the state's legalization of recreational pot.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 2:57PM
If the Denver Broncos' 2015 season goes the way he hopes, Peyton Manning will earn back every penny of the $4 million pay cut he took Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 2:52PM
A Delta Air Lines jet skidded off a runway and crashed through a fence after landing Thursday at New York's LaGuardia Airport.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 2:27PM
With jury selection moving faster than expected, a judge on Thursday set two possible dates in April for opening statements in the Colorado theater shooting case.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 2:22PM
The 31 largest U.S. bank-holding companies would collectively lose about $340 billion in a steep and prolonged economic downturn yet be able to keep enough capital on hand to continue lending, the Federal Reserve reported late Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 1:32PM
The company behind the Snuggie, Perfect Bacon Bowl and other "As Seen on TV" products has agreed to pay $8 million to settle charges that it deceived customers.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 1:12PM
We feed them, groom them, clothe them and otherwise shell out the big bucks to protect and pamper our pets.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 1:07PM
Joanne Boyle offered a quick prayer before clicking the photo link of a days-old girl in a Senegalese orphanage. Maybe, after so many years of waiting, this would be the child the Virginia women's basketball coach could bring home.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 1:02PM
Kroger's fiscal fourth-quarter profit rose thanks in part to better fuel margins and a lower-than-expected inventory charge. Its 2015 profit guidance beat Wall Street's view.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 12:32PM
An attorney for the union representing NBA players strongly indicated Thursday that the association will want players to again have the age limit for go pro lowered in the next round of collective bargaining.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 12:12PM
A Norwegian oil company that illegally operated a well on federal property in North Dakota has agreed to pay a nearly $2 million settlement to avoid legal action, federal prosecutors announced Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 12:12PM
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since May, though the pace of applications remains at a level consistent with steady hiring.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:52AM
Tracking data shown to the jury Thursday in the murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez indicates the victim's cellphone pinged along the same route that prosecutors say Hernandez took that night.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:32AM
Marine scientists are raising concerns about the Obama administration's decision to move ahead on use of seismic air guns in the Atlantic Ocean for oil and gas exploration.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:32AM
The manufacturer of a medical instrument at the center of a recent "superbug" outbreak in Los Angeles did not receive federal clearance to sell an updated version the device, according to officials from the Food and Drug Administration.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:27AM
A Delta jetliner landing at LaGuardia Airport in a driving snowstorm on Thursday skidded off a runway and crashed through a chain-link fence, its nose coming to rest on a berm at the edge of an icy bay.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:17AM
Asian stock markets were higher on Friday as investor sentiment was boosted by the European Central Bank's growth forecast upgrade and expectations for a solid increase in U.S. employment.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:02AM
The European Union is concerned that Russia might want to enforce its old gas contract with Ukraine once their current arrangement runs out, saying it could contravene Moscow's peace obligations.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 10:07AM
Orders to U.S. factories fell again in January but a key investment category showed a gain.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 9:32AM
Cyprus' central bank chief says the remaining restrictions on cash transfers out of the country will be eliminated by the end of this month.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 9:17AM
U.S. stocks are opening higher, breaking a two-day losing streak, as investors were encouraged by some positive earnings news.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 9:12AM
Average long-term mortgage rates have fallen for the first time in four weeks and remain near historic lows reached in May 2013.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:27PM
The government will examine thousands of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails for public release — and for possible security lapses — after revelations she used a private account to conduct official business as secretary of state, a senior State Department official said Thursday.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 8:32AM
Operators of the Prairie Island nuclear plant in Red Wing are shutting down one of its two units because of a fire alarm.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 8:12AM
U.S. worker productivity was even weaker than first thought from October through December while labor costs rose at a faster rate.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:47AM
Furniture retailer Conn's said Thursday that a key sales figure declined in February compared with strong growth a year ago. The company said its store traffic and deliveries of items purchased were hurt by bad winter weather.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:37AM
London's Trafalgar Square, full of tourists, pigeons and military monuments, has a new occupant — a skeletal horse displaying stock quotes.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 7:32AM
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says the "Greatest Show on Earth" will go on without elephants.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:12AM
The Bank of England has opted to keep interest rates steady at 0.5 percent even as the economic recovery brings the prospect of rate hikes closer.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:12AM
The European Central Bank will unleash its 1.1 trillion euro ($1.2 trillion) stimulus program on Monday — and says the prospect is already boosting the eurozone economy.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 5:37AM
Costco's second-quarter profit easily topped Wall Street estimates thanks in part to a tax bump from the payout of a special dividend last month.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 5:32AM
Libya's state-run oil corporation has declared 11 oil fields in the country non-operational after attacks by suspected Islamic State militants, opting for a force majeure clause that exempts the state from contractual obligations.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 5:07AM
The World Health Organization will start large-scale testing of an experimental Ebola vaccine in Guinea on Saturday to see how effective it might be in preventing future outbreaks of the deadly virus.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 6:12AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio, promoting his message of income equality and empowering the less fortunate, pressed influential New York City business leaders on Thursday to raise their workers' starting pay to $13 an hour.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 4:37AM
A consumer survey showed the popularity of the iPhone 6 has driven Apple's market share in China to its highest ever while Samsung has continued to lose ground.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 4:07AM
A sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms is providing a rare peek into the elite investment companies vying to fund the next Google and Amazon.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 3:02AM
German factory orders, a key indicator for Europe's biggest economy, dropped much further than expected in January, led by a big drop in demand from other eurozone countries.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 2:27AM
AbbVie will spend about $21 billion to buy fellow drugmaker Pharmacyclics and add another major revenue producer to a portfolio that already includes the world's top-selling drug.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 2:27AM
European stock markets rose strongly Thursday as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi sounded a fairly positive tone about the 19-country eurozone. Once his press briefing is over, the focus in the markets will turn to Friday's U.S. jobs data.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 12:57AM
Microsoft is attempting to break down the walls surrounding console gaming.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 12:12AM
Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg has enlisted NBA stars LeBron James, Stephen Curry and some of the basketball league's other top players to convince more men to join the fight for women's rights at home and at work.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 11:52PM
Joanne Boyle offered a quick prayer before clicking the photo link of a days-old girl in a Senegalese orphanage. Maybe, after so many years of waiting, this would be the child the Virginia women's basketball coach could bring home.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 10:37PM
After lifting travel restrictions it imposed because of concerns over the Ebola virus, North Korea says foreigners can now take part in one of its most popular tourist events — the annual Pyongyang marathon, a travel agency said Thursday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 10:07PM
China set a lower economic growth target for this year and promised to open more industries to foreign investors as it tries to make its slowing, state-dominated economy more productive.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:52PM
The patience of thousands of airline travelers will be tested again Thursday by a winter storm stretching from Texas to southern New England.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:32PM
Pharrell Williams told a jury Wednesday that he was trying to evoke the feel of Marvin Gaye's music but did not copy the late singer's work when he crafted the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines."
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:32PM
Upscale hotel chain Mandarin Oriental says it is investigating a potential credit card breach at its hotels.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:12PM
Health care giant Johnson & Johnson reportedly is close to buying biopharmaceutical company Pharmacyclics, its longtime partner in developing blood cancer treatment Imbruvica.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:12PM
Two people were killed and five others were wounded in shootings at a Southern California nightclub and a nearby gas station early Wednesday, authorities said.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:12PM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the president of the European Union's executive branch cautioned Wednesday against speculation that Greece will need a third financial bailout.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:07PM
Etsy, the online retailer used by hobbyists and people who make their living selling their crafts, is going public.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:12PM
A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state — and also used a computer email server now traced back to her family's New York home.
Published March 5th, 2015 - 11:32AM
Recent deadly railroad-crossing crashes have sparked interest among lawmakers and regulators in improving safety conditions where highways and rail lines intersect.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 8:52PM
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday Feb. 23, to Sunday, March 2, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 8:52PM
Published March 4th, 2015 - 8:32PM
The cloud-computing unit of Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba is making its first foray into the U.S. by opening a data center in Silicon Valley.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 8:27PM
Tax preparer H&R Block Inc. said Wednesday that the earlier opening of the IRS' e-filing system helped its results in the fiscal third quarter even as it processed fewer tax returns than it did a year ago.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:57PM
All kinds of animal can face problems from a wicked winter that's unleashing frigid temperatures and heaps of snow from the Rocky Mountains to the Northeast.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:34PM
Four patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center have been infected with an antibiotic-resistant "superbug" linked to a type of medical scope that's used on more than a half-million people in the U.S. every year, the hospital said Wednesday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:34PM
In a rare burst of bipartisanship, the House moved Wednesday to boost Amtrak's popular service between Boston and Washington while giving states a greater say in the local routes they help subsidize.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:17PM
Federal Reserve officials faced the worst of the Great Recession in early 2009: a collapsing economy hemorrhaging jobs, a plunging stock market and banks saddled with bad debts, refusing to lend.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:17PM
There was a time you could count on phones getting larger each year. Samsung's runaway success with the big-screen smartphone even spurred Apple to release a supersized model last fall. But if phones get any bigger will they be too hard to use?
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:07PM
U.S. stocks are ending lower for a second day in a row, pulling the market further below record highs reached earlier this week.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:52PM
Health officials say people should eat less sugar. But that's easier said than done.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:32PM
Major League Soccer and its players' union have agreed in principle to a five-year labor contract, averting a possible strike ahead of Friday's season opener.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:27PM
A New York Mets fan has put his displeasure with the team's ownership on full display.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:27PM
Major League Soccer and its players' union agreed in principle to a five-year labor contract, establishing free agency for the first time and averting a possible strike ahead of Friday's season opener.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:12PM
Excerpts from arguments before the Supreme Court on Wednesday about whether the nation's health care law makes subsidies for buying insurance available to residents of all states, or only to people in states that establish their own insurance exchanges:
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:07PM
A New York man used a fake Facebook account to coerce a teenage girl into sending him nude photos and videos of herself and traveled to New Jersey to have sex in a park with another teen girl he met online, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 5:52PM
Wholesale cash prices Thursday:
Published March 4th, 2015 - 5:27PM
While 72 passengers have settled their personal-injury claims stemming from the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco two years ago, other people are continuing their legal fight with the airliner and others involved in the accident that killed three Chinese teenagers and injured nearly 200 people.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 5:12PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:52PM
The European Commission's leader says he does not believe Spain and Portugal have a "diabolical" plot to oust Greece's new far left government as they pressure Greece to comply with bailout terms they both had to endure.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:52PM
Payday lenders are pushing Washington lawmakers to change a state law that restricts high-cost loans marketed to poor people.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:52PM
No cars and solar power for Facebook, it seems.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:47PM
Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg has enlisted NBA stars LeBron James, Stephen Curry and some of the basketball league's other top players to convince more men to join the fight for women's rights at home and at work.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:37PM
The never-ending political fight over health care hit the Supreme Court Wednesday, and insurance coverage for millions of Americans is on the line.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 5:12PM
Portable putting greens in the foyer foreshadowed the keynote speaker’s presentation Wednesday at the annual meeting of the Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:07PM
Even if Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private email server to conduct official business as secretary of state was not illegal, it violated Obama administration guidance and undermined the president's pledge of historic transparency.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 3:47PM
The Southern League's Chattanooga Lookouts have announced a new ownership group that is headed by Jason Freier.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 3:32PM
The Senate on Wednesday failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to construct the Keystone XL pipeline, the first of many confrontations between the Republican-controlled Congress and the White House this year over energy policy.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 3:27PM
In a story March 5 about China's military budget, The Associated Press incorrectly quoted Adam Liff, assistant professor at Indiana University's School of Global and International Studies. In the paragraph beginning, "In my view ..." the word "myself" should be "itself." The subsequent paragraph was wrongly attributed to Liff. It does not carry any attribution.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 3:12PM
A U.S. senator is requesting that three federal agencies investigate Lumber Liquidators following a "60 Minutes" report that said the company's laminate flooring made in China may not meet California's health and safety standards.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 3:12PM
A federal judge has tentatively approved a $415 million settlement in a major class action lawsuit by Silicon Valley workers who accused Apple Inc., Google Inc. and other tech companies of making an illegal agreement not to hire each other's employees.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:57PM
Leonardo DiCaprio is partnering with Netflix for a series of documentaries he will produce for the streaming service.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:52PM
President Barack Obama’s executive order on immigration will allow people who’ve been working in the country without documents to retroactively file tax returns for the past three years and collectively get about $1.7 billion in refundable tax credits over 10 years.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:52PM
The U.S. economy was growing at a moderate pace through mid-February despite severe winter storms that had disrupted activity in some regions, the Federal Reserve reported Wednesday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:20PM
The Northwest’s largest shipbuilding and repair company is buying a Ballard-based maker of aluminum work boats.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:37PM
2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe 2.0 RWD Performance
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:17PM
Want that cocktail shaken, not stirred? How about centrifuged? These days, it's possible as high-tech tools shake things up behind the bar with a razzle-dazzle flair that could make even an old fashioned feel newfangled.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:42PM
As the Great Recession inflicted worsening damage on the U.S. economy, the Federal Reserve struggled during 2009 to determine the best corrective steps to pursue.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:32PM
The Republican-controlled Senate Wednesday voted 53-46 to kill a National Labor Relations Board rule reducing the time between a union's request for representation and a vote by workers on it.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:32PM
McDonald's says it plans to require chicken suppliers to stop using antibiotics important to human medicine within two years.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:27PM
With an eye toward a possible run for the White House, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio signed onto an extensive plan Wednesday to cut taxes for investors, parents and businesses in an effort to spur economic growth and create jobs.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:23PM
Despite increasing competition at its Sea-Tac hub, Alaska Airlines showed substantial traffic gains last month.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:12PM
Uber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta in a deal that may help the rapidly growing ride-hailing service lessen its dependence on navigation services from Google and Apple, an imposing pair of potential rivals.
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