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Published November 26th, 2014 - 2:42PM
Furious taxi drivers and loyal users of Uber are butting heads over Colombia's new ban on the ride-sharing company.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 2:42PM
An experimental Ebola vaccine appears safe and triggered signs of immune protection in the first 20 volunteers to test it, U.S. researchers reported Wednesday.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 2:37PM
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Published November 26th, 2014 - 2:02PM
Major U.S. stock indexes climbed back to record levels on Wednesday as investors assessed the latest reports on the economy. Semiconductor stocks rose after a strong earnings report from Analog Devices.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:47PM
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday that it approved Medtronic's $42.9 billion acquisition of Covidien after the medical device maker agreed to sell a business that makes a type of catheter used in veins.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:37PM
A woman accused of conspiring to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed companies and send them to China, where she's married to the CEO of a large biotechnology firm, will be tried with another suspect despite her claims that she left the firm long before most of the alleged crimes, a federal judge ruled.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:37PM
The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is often called the nation's busiest travel day of the year, and it surely feels that way sometimes. But it's probably not entirely true.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:22PM
An employment program agreed to give $300,000 in back wages to around 100 disabled workers for allegedly failing to pay overtime and the minimum wage, as part of a settlement announced Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:17PM
Wholesale cash prices Wednesday:
Published November 26th, 2014 - 12:47PM
Grain futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 12:37PM
Automakers have recalled 8 million vehicles in the U.S. to fix a problem with air bags made by Takata Corp. The air bags can explode with too much force, sending shards of metal into the passenger compartments.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 12:27PM
Before Blake Anderson walked into the Middle Tennessee State football office to resign in the summer of 2005, he looked across the room at his wife a day earlier.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 12:19PM
Pierce County’s trade association for home builders has a new executive officer.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 11:27AM
2015 Honda CR-V Touring AWD
Published November 26th, 2014 - 10:57AM
Police in Naples have broken up a counterfeit money ring that allegedly printed millions worth of fake euro bills and coins distributed in Europe and North Africa.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 10:52AM
U.S. regulators have declined to approve Bristol-Myers Squibb's daclatasvir as part of a combination hepatitis C treatment with another antiviral drug called asunaprevir.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 10:12AM
Netflix is suing a former company vice president who is now chief information officer at Yahoo, accusing him of receiving money from vendors he hired to work with the video streaming company.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 10:04AM
Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits under President Barack Obama's new executive actions would be eligible for Social Security and Medicare benefits upon reaching retirement age, according to the White House.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 9:44AM
Thanksgiving is a big day for Boston Market, which every year sells turkeys, stuffing, mashed potatoes and other dishes for those who don't want to cook.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 9:08AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $74.10 per barrel at 12 p.m. Wednesday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 9:08AM
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates ticked down for the third straight week, a positive trend for potential homebuyers.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:59AM
Some holiday travelers are giving thanks for the cheapest gas prices in years. But that's cold comfort to those beating a path through stormy weather, including a nor'easter affecting a wide swath of the East Coast.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:47AM
U.S. safety regulators threatened fines and legal action against Takata Corp. Wednesday unless the company admits that its driver's air bag inflators are defective and agrees to a nationwide recall.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:32AM
Greater optimism about income growth and future spending pushed U.S. consumer sentiment to a fresh 7-year high in November.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:27AM
Activist investor Carl Icahn, the largest shareholder in Hertz, has bought more shares of the rental car company after it named three candidates he supported to its board of directors and took his input in choosing its new CEO.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:27AM
U.S. consumers and businesses spent cautiously last month, a sign that strong growth during the spring and summer may decelerate in the final three months of the year.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:07AM
Chris Mann learned it's better to hire help for the November and December holidays while people in many parts of the U.S. are still wearing shorts and tank tops.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:02AM
Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 8:02AM
Field hockey at Harvard Stadium. Fencing and archery at MIT. Horses for the equestrian events cared for at the Tufts Hospital for Large Animals.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:57AM
The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:47AM
The Obama administration will promote health insurance coverage at shopping malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through the busiest shopping days of the holiday season, officials announced Wednesday. They said more than 462,000 people selected a private insurance plan in the first week of 2015 enrollment through the online marketplace HealthCare.gov.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:37AM
Top OPEC producer Saudi Arabia suggested Wednesday there is no need for the cartel to cut its output ceiling despite a plunge in prices that has poorer members of the organization hurting.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:27AM
A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of tax breaks for businesses and individuals. Officials say that the plan, brewing behind closed doors on Capitol Hill, favored corporations over the working class.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:12AM
Sales of new U.S. homes edged up modestly in October, led by a big jump in activity in the Midwest.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:07AM
The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell slightly in October as tight credit and lagging wages remained financial hurdles for would-be homebuyers.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:07AM
Super Bowl 49 is still more than two months away, but Pepsi is drumming up an audience for the halftime show.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 10:27AM
A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving getaway, grounding hundreds of flights and turning highways hazardous along the congested Washington-to-Boston corridor.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 7:07AM
Stock indexes are holding near record levels as traders digest some mixed news on the U.S. economy.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 6:57AM
Spa treatments don't stop with people. You won't see any aromatherapy candles around, but animals get massages, too, and it's become a regular service that many pet owners value as more than just glorified petting.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 9:57AM
People who are struggling to make their mortgage payment, or who already are behind, are invited to a free event Dec. 6 in Steilacoom.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 5:57AM
The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week, pushing total applications above 300,000 for the first time in nearly three months.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 5:47AM
Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose in October, but a key category that tracks business investment plans declined sharply for a second straight month.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 4:57AM
Deere's fourth-quarter results were stronger than Wall Street expected but it says its farm equipment sales and profits will keep falling in its new fiscal year as the sector remains weak.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 4:47AM
Hungary is looking to start extracting unconventional forms of natural gas in a bid to help Europe become less dependent on Russian energy imports, government official said Wednesday.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 4:07AM
Falling gas prices. Soaring stock market. Unemployment at a six-year-low.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 3:07AM
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
Published November 26th, 2014 - 2:07AM
Germany's leading companies will need to have at least 30 percent women on their supervisory boards from 2016, according to a new directive being adopted by the government, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 2:07AM
Plump turkeys in butcher shop windows. Harvest displays of pumpkin and corn. Sandwich boards describing groaning feasts.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:47AM
More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to consistently provide thorough, real-time updates on criminal and mental histories to the FBI.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:27AM
The European Union's executive has proposed a plan to boost investment in the bloc's flagging economy by 315 billion euros ($380 billion) by attracting reluctant private investors with guarantees and seed money. Experts warn, however, it alone will not be enough to restart growth.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 1:07AM
It's been a bad year for tourism in Thailand, and at first glance it looked like a new YouTube video was adding to the misery.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 12:22AM
In a fresh confrontation with Republicans, the Obama administration on Wednesday proposed stricter emissions limits on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness. The move fulfilled a long-delayed campaign promise by President Barack Obama but left environmental and public health groups wanting more.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 12:07AM
Want to save some cash while holiday shopping? The best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:52PM
The president of the Asian Development Bank said Wednesday that Japan's economy is expected to return to growth in the fourth quarter of this year and its recession will have little impact on Southeast Asian economies.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:32PM
India's largest state-owned bank will launch an Islamic equity fund next month aimed mainly at attracting investments from the country's 170 million Muslims.The Securities and Exchange Board of India, the country's capital markets regulator, recently allowed the government-owned State Bank of India and three mutual funds to launch Shariah funds.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 10:47PM
South Asian leaders, including from rivals India and Pakistan, discussed trade and energy cooperation and regional peace on Wednesday, but did not reach a consensus on expected transportation and energy agreements.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 10:27PM
A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving — an effort that comes as Macy's, the holiday's quintessential retailer, is allowing its workers to choose whether to work that day.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 9:47PM
The U.S. stock market eked out another record close on Wednesday ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday as investors assessed the latest reports on the economy and some corporate earnings.
Published November 26th, 2014 - 4:17PM
Congressional leaders appeared near a deal late Tuesday to renew some $450 billion in tax deductions cherished by consumers, citizens and companies alike. The White House called it a bad deal and vowed a veto, though it faces a tougher Congress in January when Republicans take over the Senate.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:51PM
Coming full circle on a campaign promise, the Obama administration will propose Wednesday to reduce the amount of smog-forming pollution allowed in the air, which has been linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:51PM
A fifth person has pleaded guilty to participating in a 2010 Connecticut warehouse heist that prosecutors say involved up to $100 million in prescription drugs.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:41PM
The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:31PM
Pierce and Thurston county jobless rates inch higher from September.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 4:36PM
The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:16PM
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Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:16PM
A judge is allowing the Washington Redskins to move ahead with a lawsuit seeking to overturn a cancellation of the team's trademark.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:16PM
Solar energy intrigued Landy Comstock, but he wasn't ready to fork out $30,000 to install solar panels on the roof of his home in Valleyford.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:16PM
Alaska Airlines is contracting with SkyWest Airlines to operate three new routes from the Pacific Northwest next summer
Published November 25th, 2014 - 2:31PM
A judge is allowing the Washington Redskins to move ahead with a lawsuit seeking to overturn a cancellation of the team's trademark.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 2:26PM
The Federal Election Commission impermissibly narrowed disclosure requirements for corporations and labor organizations that finance electioneering communications, the political ads that run close to an election, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 2:21PM
The Supreme Court is stepping into a new case about Obama administration environmental rules, agreeing to review a ruling that upholds emission standards for mercury and other hazardous air pollutants from coal- and oil-fired power plants.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:59PM
The White House is working feverishly to quickly scuttle a congressional effort to permanently renew generous tax breaks for businesses and individuals, saying a plan brewing on Capitol Hill favored corporations over the working class.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:59PM
A slump in energy prices pushed the stock market back from record levels on Tuesday. Energy stocks fell as the price of oil resumed its descent. Traders speculated that member nations of the oil-producing group OPEC would fail to agree on production cuts at an upcoming meeting.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:59PM
The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:54PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:49PM
HSBC will pay $12.5 million to settle regulators' charges that its private-banking business based in Switzerland violated U.S. securities laws.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:39PM
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Nov. 17-23. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:34PM
Hewlett-Packard Co.'s latest earnings report shows that despite three years of efforts to turn its business around, the venerable tech giant still has a lot more work ahead.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:34PM
Two California lawmakers plan to introduce legislation to block a possible sidewalk toll on the Golden Gate Bridge.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:24PM
If Fox launches a comeback over the next couple of years, the network may very well look upon the week before Thanksgiving 2014 as its low point.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:19PM
The U.S. stock market is ending the day pretty much it started, leaving indexes near record highs.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:19PM
Conservation groups sued the government Tuesday to force officials to undertake their first broad review of the federal coal-leasing program in decades and consider how burning the fuel contributes to climate change.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:14PM
A key battle scene near the end of Cirque du Soleil's "Ka" show is returning more than a year and a half after a performer fell 94 feet to her death when a wire rope snapped during the stunt.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:59PM
Wal-Mart's chief merchandising officer for its namesake U.S. division has left as the discounter makes leadership changes to perk up sales as the holiday shopping season revs up.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:59PM
Grain futures were mostly higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:50PM
Walmart stores in the South Sound region are among the targets of a national organized protest action timed for the kickoff of the holiday shopping season.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:14PM
For hours, small crowds in Donetsk huddle hopefully in the cold around cash machines that never get filled, as artillery rumbles in the distance.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:04PM
Does Saudi Arabia have it out for frackers in the U.S.? Or Iran? Or Russia? Will low oil prices make it easier to fight the Islamic State? Or harder?
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:59AM
The egg is on a roll. It has never been more popular as a fast-food restaurant breakfast staple, and its appeal has broadened far beyond the day's first meal.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:59AM
Rank-and-file IRS workers are again getting a bonus.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:59AM
Boston's teams are having a bad month on social media. The latest gaffe: an innocuous, but ill-timed, tweet that the Red Sox rushed to delete.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:19PM
The vast U.S. economy grew at a sizzling annual rate of 3.9 percent from July through September, the Commerce Department said Tuesday in its second, fuller estimate of quarterly growth.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:34AM
Environmental groups and the Nez Perce Tribe have filed a lawsuit to stop proposed dredging of the lower Snake River to aid barge traffic from Lewiston, Idaho — the farthest inland seaport on the West Coast.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:29AM
Eleven of the world's leading cycling teams have united to form Velon, a business venture that they hope will rejuvenate the sport in the wake of doping scandals, haphazard management and questions about its overall integrity.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 11:24AM
App Store Official Charts for the week ending November 24, 2014:
Published November 25th, 2014 - 10:49AM
Twitter is expanding its reach into commerce with a new tool called "Offers."
Published November 25th, 2014 - 10:39AM
Rrrrip goes the packing tape and squeak goes the protective foam. Are there sweeter, more seductive sounds than the opening of a new toy or gadget?
Published November 25th, 2014 - 10:39AM
Hundreds of thousands of people who bought the handheld gaming console PlayStation Vita are in line for a partial refund from Sony because of questionable claims in its advertising.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 10:19AM
Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 9:19AM
The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard plans to hire 850 helpers — an entry-level position that allows workers to advance in production trades.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 9:19AM
Greece resumed negotiations in Paris with bailout inspectors on Tuesday, as officials in Athens said the country would seek a more gradual exit from the massive rescue program than previously hoped.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 9:09AM
In rival camps located about a mile apart, both supporters and opponents of the United Auto Workers' efforts to unionize their first foreign auto plant in the South say a new labor policy at the Volkswagen factory is going to help them.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 8:59AM
Apple's market value surpassed $700 billion in Tuesday trading, an unprecedented milestone among U.S. companies.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 8:59AM
Consumers across most of America will see their health insurance premiums go up next year for popular plans under President Barack Obama's health care law.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 8:19AM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players' union chief DeMaurice Smith met Tuesday to discuss the league's personal conduct policy.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 8:14AM
Ukraine's government is still struggling to entice Western companies to invest in exploration for shale gas despite recent reforms meant to help the industry.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 8:09AM
U.S. bank earnings rose 7.3 percent in the July-September quarter from a year earlier, as banks reduced their expenses and continued to lend out more money, which help drive up revenue.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 8:04AM
Americans are slowly but steadily borrowing more money, bringing to an end a five-year effort to cut household debt that has slowed consumer spending and the economy.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 7:48AM
U.S. consumer confidence fell in November following a big gain the previous month, as Americans became less bullish about the economy and jobs.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 7:28AM
Halloween and Mother's Day have become staples of the U.K. shopping calendar. Now Black Friday looks as though it may be the next big retail import from the United States.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 7:08AM
Traveling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Mixing in Thanksgiving can make it a throbbing migraine. Technology provides some pain relief in the form of apps to let you know which roads are clogged, what gate your flight leaves from and whether trains are running on time.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 6:48AM
France suspended the delivery of a warship to Russia on Tuesday, after months of speculation about what would be the biggest arms sale ever by a NATO country to the Kremlin.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 6:33AM
A U.S. safety agency has ended an investigation into Chevrolet Impala electronic braking systems without seeking a recall.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 6:33AM
Oil and gas firm San Leon Energy is extending its licenses to explore for shale gas in northern Poland, a company official said Tuesday.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 6:13AM
U.S. home prices rose in September at the slowest pace in more than two years, reflecting modest sales gains and a rising number of available homes.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:48AM
U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:43AM
For the first time in more than a decade Barbie has been frozen out of the top spot on the holiday wish lists of girls.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:38AM
The U.S. economy grew even faster in the third quarter than initially thought, posting the strongest six months of growth in more than a decade and pulling further ahead of other big economies of the world.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:28AM
Mazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire pressure monitoring system.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:28AM
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has subpoenaed documents in its investigation into corruption allegations at Petrobras, Brazil's state-run oil giant said.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:23AM
Home Depot faces at least 44 lawsuits in the United States and Canada over a massive data breach earlier this year that affected 56 million debit and credit cards.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:08AM
Tiffany & Co. (TIF) on Tuesday reported net income of $38.3 million in its fiscal third quarter.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 5:03AM
Campbell Soup Co. (CPB) on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $234 million.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 4:43AM
Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 4:28AM
After he left office three years ago, former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates' home address was a smart apartment in Paris' classy 16th arrondissement.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 4:18AM
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is in Milwaukee to meet with Milwaukee Bucks investors and talk with young professionals involved in start-up companies.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:48AM
Spain's Banco Santander, the eurozone's largest bank, has named Jose Antonio Alvarez as its new chief executive officer.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:28AM
Europe must relax its fiscal rules and let governments spend more money or risk dragging down the global economy, a major international organization said Tuesday.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 3:23AM
Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 1:28AM
Egypt is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries, the Egyptian petroleum minister said Tuesday.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:43AM
ING Group NV, the Dutch bank, says it will cut 1,700 jobs, or 2.7 percent of its workforce, to cut costs.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:13AM
Asian stock markets mostly posted modest gains Wednesday as stronger U.S. growth was tempered by a less rosy outlook for China.
Published November 25th, 2014 - 12:13AM
Time for a tablet?
Published November 24th, 2014 - 11:38PM
Japan's central bank governor is urging companies to raise wages and investment to aid the country's efforts to overcome deflation.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 10:48PM
Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad bar and even that buttery tub of popcorn at the movie theater.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 10:23PM
Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to change their plans and beat a storm expected to bring snow, slush and rain to the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor Wednesday on one of the busiest, most stressful days of the year.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 9:01PM
The Food and Drug Administration plans new rules requiring chain restaurants, movie theaters and other retailers that sell prepared foods to put calorie labels on menus and menu boards. The rules will only apply to establishments that have 20 or more locations.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 7:33PM
Nepal's government is signing an agreement Tuesday with an Indian company to build a hydroelectricity plant that will export power to India and also boost supplies in the energy starved Himalayan nation.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 6:28PM
Statewide vote totals released Monday show an Oregon ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods was losing by a mere 809 votes and will go to an automatic recount.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 6:03PM
A former executive of a southern Oregon company whose helicopter crashed, killing nine people fighting a 2008 wildfire, has pleaded guilty to providing false aircraft weights to the U.S. Forest Service to win a firefighting contract.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 3:23PM
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Published November 24th, 2014 - 3:03PM
Two medicines Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. is testing for respiratory disorders will get priority review by U.S. regulators and other benefits under a 2012 program to boost development of new antibiotics.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 2:43PM
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with rates on three-month bills falling to their lowest level in six weeks.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 2:43PM
A Texas judge cleared a woman Monday for a car accident that killed her fiance in 2004, after General Motors acknowledged that her car would have been among millions being recalled for a problem that may have contributed to the death.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 2:23PM
Honda is admitting that it failed to report more than 1,700 injury and death claims about its vehicles to U.S. safety regulators, a violation of federal law.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 2:13PM
News Corp. says it has invested in a real estate website in India as it tries to grow its digital business.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 2:13PM
The Federal Aviation Administration outlined steps Monday to improve its security and air traffic control backup systems following the sabotage of a suburban Chicago air traffic control center that disrupted travel nationwide — but said widespread upgrades will require money from Congress.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 1:58PM
U.S. stocks closed higher Monday as investors remained confident that stimulus measures from global central banks will help spur economic growth. Gains were led by the so-called consumer discretionary sector, which includes retailers like Coach, Urban Outfitters and Gap, ahead of the crucial holiday sales season. The Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor's 500 index edged further into record territory.
Published November 24th, 2014 - 1:58PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published November 24th, 2014 - 1:23PM
Printing company 3D Systems Corp. plans to acquire software maker Cimatron Ltd. for $97 million, the companies announced Monday.
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