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Published September 22nd, 2014 - 3:14PM
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Published September 22nd, 2014 - 3:09PM
A family spokesman says Pilot Flying J truck stop founder and father of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is all right after being involved in a three-car accident.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:44PM
Starbucks is testing a latte that it says has the "savory toasty malt" flavor of a foamy mug of stout.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:34PM
Although the national rate of shuttered coal mines slowed this year, struggles in Central Appalachia continued, with Kentucky leading the nation in the number of coal mines being taken off-line.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:24PM
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction, with rates on three-month bills dropping to their lowest point since late 2011.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:13PM
The Washington Service Corps has openings for adults who can help kids learn to read.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:04PM
Hundreds of corporations, insurance companies and pension funds are calling on world leaders gathering for a U.N. summit on climate change this week to attack the problem by making it more costly for businesses and ordinary people to pollute.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:39PM
The Obama administration cracked down Monday on certain overseas corporate mergers and acquisitions, aiming to curb American companies from shifting their ownership abroad to shirk paying U.S. taxes.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:44PM
Worries about growth in China and a slide in the price of oil pushed the stock market to its biggest loss in almost seven weeks. Investors are nervous about China following soft economic data that suggest the world's second-largest economy is slowing down.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:34PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:24PM
Amid the NFL's domestic violence scandals, Gary Bettman says the NHL has been proactive about off-ice conduct.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:19PM
Worries about growth in China and a slide in the price of oil pushed the stock market to its biggest loss in almost seven weeks.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:19PM
Wholesale cash prices Monday:
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:14PM
Five Native Americans are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit the Washington Redskins filed against them over the team's nickname.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:54PM
Five Native Americans asked a federal judge Monday to dismiss a lawsuit the Washington Redskins filed against them over the team's nickname.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:49PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:39PM
Authorities are testing water from the San Pedro River in southern Arizona that may be contaminated with toxic waste that traveled north after a massive copper mine spill in Mexico this summer.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:34PM
Incoming baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players' association head Tony Clark have been selected to participate in a new Major League Baseball committee tasked with decreasing the times of games.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:04PM
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday his league will "take a fresh look" at its domestic violence procedures in the wake of the NFL's rash of incidents.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:00PM
Alibaba Group Holdings investors are so enamored of the speed and power of the IPO that they’re forgetting the rules of the road that most average investors follow.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 11:34AM
A judge has recommended a six-month suspension for a Los Angeles attorney who posted doctored photos on her firm's website that show her with high-profile people such as President Obama, Hillary Clinton and George Clooney.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 11:24AM
Call it health care law numerology.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 11:19AM
A Montana judge has reduced a punitive damages award from $240 million to $73 million in a lawsuit filed against Hyundai over a crash that killed two Missoula cousins in July 2011.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 10:09AM
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for induction this year into the National Toy Hall of Fame.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 9:44AM
UPS says it will put 3-D printers in nearly 100 more stores as it seeks to lure small businesses.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 9:34AM
The Arena Football League has hired entertainment and hospitality executive Scott Butera as its commissioner.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 9:54AM
Housing dragged against broader economic growth this summer, with the latest sales numbers Monday from the National Association of Realtors showing the first dip in sales of existing homes after four months of gains.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 9:14AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $91.26 per barrel at 12 p.m. Monday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 9:14AM
U.S. stocks are falling as investors worry about new signs of weakness in China's economy.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 9:04AM
The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 8:54AM
For nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves have been all about stability.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 8:54AM
Grain futures were lower Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 8:44AM
Charles Plosser, a leading inflation "hawk" at the Federal Reserve, announced Monday that he plans to retire March 1.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 8:39AM
Swiss bank UBS AG has failed to overturn a bail order for 1.1 billion euros ($1.4 billion) set by a French court in a tax evasion and money laundering case.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 8:14AM
A judge Monday refused to lift restrictions on video coverage of the penalty phase retrial in Jodi Arias' murder case.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 8:14AM
European Central Bank head Mario Draghi defended the bank's new stimulus programs as he warned that the weak economic recovery in the eurozone "is losing momentum."
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 7:44AM
Finance company JGWPT Holdings said Monday it will change its name to The J.G. Wentworth Co. on Sept. 30.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 7:39AM
A television reporter quit her job on live TV with a big four-letter flourish after revealing she owns a medical marijuana business and intends to press for legalization of recreational pot in Alaska.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 7:34AM
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company's legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing Activision over his inclusion in one of its popular "Call of Duty" games.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 7:19AM
Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 7:14AM
An organization of civil engineers is calling for a national strategy for mitigating flood risks, saying the U.S. has not fully heeded lessons from Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 6:54AM
Here's something the folks at Disney can take real pride in: "The Lion King" is the top ticket of all time.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 6:44AM
U.S. stocks are opening lower as investors worry about some soft economic data from China and a profit warning by the British retailer Tesco.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 6:34AM
Clorox is shutting down all operations in Venezuela, citing restrictions by the government, supply disruptions and economic uncertainty.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 6:29AM
A day after over 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, more than 1,000 activists blocked parts of Broadway in Manhattan's financial district in a sit-in to protest what they see as corporate and economic institutions' role in the climate crisis.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 6:24AM
AutoZone Inc. shares dropped more than 4 percent Monday afternoon after reporting fourth-quarter revenue that missed Wall Street expectations.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 6:14AM
Apple says it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models, a record for a new model, in the three days after the phones went on sale.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 5:54AM
TTM Technologies Inc. said Monday that it plans to buy rival circuit board maker Viasystems Group Inc. for about $368 million in cash and stock.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 5:34AM
France's prime minister on Monday dismissed the view that his country is "sick," and insisted that it is both willing and able to carry out economic reforms.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 4:54AM
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s board has rejected an approximately $1.4 billion unsolicited takeover offer from Ireland's Endo International PLC.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 3:54AM
German drug company Merck says it has agreed to buy St. Louis-based chemical firm Sigma-Aldrich Corp. for $17 billion in a deal Merck says will strengthen its business in chemicals and laboratory equipment.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 3:39AM
South Korean Internet company Naver Corp. said Monday its popular Line instant messaging app won't go public on a stock exchange this year.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 2:14AM
Down a concrete path, between rail tracks that buzz with each approaching train and a river choked by plastic and raw sewage, Asih Binti Arif cradles her baby and reflects on dreams gone dark.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:39AM
Tesco, the world's second-largest supermarket chain after Walmart, has suspended four executives and launched an accounting investigation after admitting that its half-year profit was overstated by 250 million pounds ($407 million).
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:39AM
It's lunchtime at Tauro and the restaurant staff are bustling to keep up with orders for marinated pork ribs, spinach-filled crepes and chicken breast with ricotta and pine kernels.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 1:14AM
Workers at four of Amazon.com's German distribution centers have started a two-day strike in a long-running dispute over wages.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 10:39AM
Worries about the outlook for growth in China and a slide in the price of oil pushed the stock market to its biggest loss in almost seven weeks Monday.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:54AM
Down a concrete path, between rail tracks that buzz with each approaching train and a river choked by plastic and raw sewage, Asih Binti Arif cradles her baby and reflects on dreams gone dark.
Published September 22nd, 2014 - 12:24AM
Samsung Electronics Co., which faces a slowdown in emerging market smartphone sales, will release its long-delayed Tizen-powered handset in India before the end of this year, a report said Monday.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 11:04PM
Thousands of Hong Kong college and university students boycotted classes Monday to protest Beijing's decision to restrict voting reforms, the start of a weeklong strike that marks the latest phase in the battle for democracy in the southern Chinese city.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 10:07PM
A U.S. meat supplier said Monday it is laying off most of the workforce of a Chinese subsidiary accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other major restaurant chains.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:53PM
German electronics and engineering company Siemens AG has reached a deal to acquire oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand for $7.6 billion.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:28PM
Mi Jung Hur held off top-ranked Stacy Lewis on Sunday to win the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic, finishing with a 6-under 66 for a tournament-record 21-under 267 total.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:23PM
Derek Fathauer won the season-ending Web.com Tour Championship on Sunday to top the four-event Web.Com Tour Finals money list and earn a full PGA Tour exemption.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 5:03PM
Norway's Marita Engzelius eagled the first hole of a playoff Sunday to win the season-ending Symetra Tour Championship, and the top 10 on the money list earned LPGA Tour cards.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 1:51PM
One week, it's 6-foot-4 tight end Antonio Gates. The next, it's 5-10 wide receiver Eddie Royal.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 12:06PM
Apple's new and bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are more durable than last year's model and a leading Android phone, a study says.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 11:41AM
Authorities in northern Mexico have issued a new alert of a toxic spill in the Sonora River basin from a copper mine operated by Grupo Mexico, the state director of civil protection said Sunday.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 11:41AM
A national survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline has dropped another 9 cents over the last two weeks, to $3.37, bringing the decline to 34 cents over the last 13 weeks.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 10:31AM
Workers at a northwestern Indiana Lear Corp. plant that makes automotive seats are preparing to vote on a tentative agreement that ended a one-day strike.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 10:51AM
The young-adult adaptation "The Maze Runner" raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 5:16AM
Police are hunting for a gang that robbed a security guard as he was picking up cash from Germany's biggest Apple's store.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 2:26AM
A Spanish judge charged nine people with fraud Sunday for allegedly participating in the theft of $45 million after a massive hacking of a bank's card payments system.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 11:06PM
A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 12:00AM
Retailers just reported another quarter of disappointing results. It’s been five years since the recession ended, and many have cut outlooks for the rest of the year.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 12:00AM
A little elaboration on the reasoning behind the appointment and discussion of the reality with which Mr. Fick will be dealing might have been illuminating, not the least to the taxpayers helping subsidize the port and who are wondering if that’s ever going to decrease or stop.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:33PM
A federal court has rejected the potentially far-reaching claims of Florida tomato growers who say they lost business because of Food and Drug Administration warnings.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:33PM
The federal government is ramping up its spending to combat citrus greening, a growing scourge in farm regions in Florida and elsewhere, even as growers see some signs for optimism.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:33PM
One of the top executives at the nation’s leading hauler of crude oil in trains said Friday that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline wouldn’t take away any of his company’s business.
Published September 21st, 2014 - 6:33PM
A U.S. District Court in Florida on Friday shut down a diploma mill business that federal regulators say earned more than $11 million selling fake high school diplomas online.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 6:26PM
South Korea's Mi Jung Hur birdied four of the last eight holes Saturday for a 5-under 67 and a share of the lead with South Africa's Paula Reto in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 5:11PM
Derek Fathauer shot a 3-under 67 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over Zac Blair in the season-ending Web.com Tour Championship.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 3:16PM
General Motors is recalling 221,558 Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Impala sedans because the brake pads can stay partially engaged even when they're not needed, increasing the risk of a fire.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 10:54AM
Oculus has unveiled a new prototype of its virtual reality headset. However, the VR company still isn't ready to release a consumer edition.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 10:34AM
Investigators probing the crash of an Air Algerie jet in July that killed all 116 people on board say they have no solid leads on the cause of the accident.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 9:49AM
Members of the Mayor's Health Council hope to work out a plan under which the Vicksburg farmers market can accept electronic benefits transactions as part of a plan to improve the health of Vicksburg residents.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 9:34AM
Wes Welker's receiving stats over a productive NFL career are impressive. Still, there's another set of numbers associated with him that cannot be ignored: three concussions, nine months.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 6:54AM
Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 5:39AM
Jeb Bush entered the Florida governor's mansion in 1999 with a net worth of $2 million, a relatively modest fortune compared with others in the Bush family. After eight years, his wealth had dipped to roughly $1.3 million.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 5:34AM
While other Republicans considering the 2016 presidential race are openly laying the foundations of potential campaigns, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is busy tending to a growing personal business empire.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 1:14AM
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Published September 20th, 2014 - 12:39AM
Sports must acknowledge its relationship to politics and big business and work with those who run global society while still maintaining its neutrality, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said Saturday.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 11:54PM
At first glance, it looks like a diplomatic love-fest. There was Chinese President Xi Jinping, toasting the birthday of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a quiet dinner earlier this week in Modi's home state. There were the two leaders, deep in conversation as they walked along the Sabarmati River, Xi dressed in a Nehru jacket.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:04PM
China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history:
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:49PM
An ancient Indian sport that looks like a mixture of tag, dodgeball and wrestling has barreled back into the Indian national consciousness to become one of the country's most popular sports, trailing only cricket.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:29PM
Food safety advocates say a guilty verdict in a rare federal food-poisoning trial should send a stern warning to anyone who may be tempted to place profits over people's welfare.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:09PM
Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:01PM
Success has not made the 12th Man soft. A Super Bowl championship has just added more fuel to the already caffeinated fervor of Seattle Seahawks fans.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 12:00PM
With the harvest underway, Jon Alegria figures he'll pack more than 400 million apples from this year’s crop by mid-November, relying on a widely used chemical to keep them looking fresh for months.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 6:26PM
Sakia Hall lost her $9-an-hour overnight housekeeping job at the Revel hotel and casino weeks ago, but she still cries about it. The single mother of a 12-year-old who also cares for a grown cousin is one of about 8,000 workers laid off here this year.
Published September 20th, 2014 - 6:26PM
As early as next spring, the boom of seismic cannons will sound under the Atlantic Ocean as the first oil and gas exploration allowed off the East Coast in three decades gets underway.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 6:00PM
South Africa's Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a 6-under 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 5:45PM
Zac Blair topped the Web.com Tour Championship leaderboard at 13 under Friday when second-round play was suspended because of darkness.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 4:25PM
Oh, Roger, you still don't get it.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 4:00PM
A federal grand jury has issued a new indictment against a former BP executive charged with obstructing a congressional investigation into the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 4:27PM
Four state businesses involved in trade have been named as winners of the annual World Trade Center Tacoma Globe Awards.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 3:00PM
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Published September 19th, 2014 - 2:35PM
Moody's Investors Services maintained its rating on United Kingdom government-backed bonds Friday, a day after voters in Scotland decided against national independence.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 2:20PM
The NFL is under pressure from sponsors, fans and lawmakers for its handling of domestic violence allegations against several players. At issue is whether the league is acting swiftly enough to investigate or discipline players.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 2:20PM
The Dallas Cowboys will likely be without middle linebacker and leading tackler Rolando McClain for Sunday's game at St. Louis.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 2:10PM
U.S. stock indexes ended mixed on a day when the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made its big debut on the New York Stock Exchange. The Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped less than a point on Friday but still finished with its best weekly gain in a month.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 2:10PM
Fitch Ratings says that the U.S. still deserves its highest credit rating.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 1:50PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published September 19th, 2014 - 1:45PM
The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 1:45PM
U.S. stock indexes are ending mixed on a day when the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made its big debut in the market.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 1:25PM
Grain futures were lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 1:25PM
Grain futures were lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 1:10PM
Wholesale cash prices Friday:
Published September 19th, 2014 - 12:50PM
Greece's finance minister said Friday that his country will not seek additional rescue funds from other eurozone countries after bailout loans are completed this year, despite concerns from rescue lenders that an early general election could unravel years of painful cost-cutting reforms.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 12:40PM
Children's swings from IKEA with potentially faulty suspension fittings are among this week's recalled consumer products. Other products being recalled include fire alarm bases.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 3:37PM
In addition to its namesake beer, Pabst Brewing Co. makes Colt 45, Old Milwaukee and Schlitz, in addition to regional brews such as Lone Star, Olympia, Rainier and Old Style.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 12:30PM
More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 12:25PM
Air France pilots are prolonging a walkout that has grounded more than half the airline's flights all week.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 12:15PM
Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL's growing problems.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 2:03PM
The business networking group BNI Referral Masters of Federal Way will celebrate its 13 years on Oct. 2.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 11:45AM
A man has been arrested after police say he repeatedly struck another man with a steel weightlifting bar at a San Francisco Bay Area gym, killing him.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 11:49AM
At stake for individuals is removal of lifelong stigmas that have scarred reputations, limited job prospects and blocked critical veteran benefits.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 11:25AM
Will Radcliff, who built a multimillion-dollar global business from flavored, icy Slush Puppie drinks, has died in Cincinnati. He was 74.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 3:57PM
The Bureau of Labor Statistics says wages and employment were up in Thurston, Pierce counties in Q1.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:45AM
The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players' union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:35AM
More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter, the top executive at the Georgia plant where it was made was convicted Friday and faces prison time in a rare food-poisoning trial that advocates said sends a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over safety.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:25AM
Al Jazeera America is suing former Vice President Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, the former owners of the TV network that became Al Jazeera America.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:25AM
The California State Teachers' Retirement System says it plans to increase its investments in clean energy and technology to $3.7 billion, from $1.4 billion, over the next five years.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:25AM
A broken rail was cited as the "probable cause" of a 2012 train derailment and explosion that damaged a bus depot and led to home evacuations in Ohio's capital, according to federal investigators.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 10:10AM
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 September 19th, 2014 - 10:00AM
When retail mogul Leslie Wexner peers at one of the Picassos, Dubuffets or Giacomettis in the personal art collection he and his wife Abigail have amassed over the years, he feels a range of emotions that often include gratitude, defeat and exhilaration.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:30AM
Exxon Mobil said Friday that it will wind down a drilling project in Russia in compliance with U.S. sanctions, but said it received a license to keep working beyond the sanctions' deadline in order to complete the work.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:20AM
U.S. stocks are slightly higher at midday after Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made its big debut in the market.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:10AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $92.28 per barrel at 12 p.m. Friday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:10AM
The family of a CIA contractor killed in Benghazi, Libya, has filed claims seeking $2 million in damages from the CIA and State Department, alleging there was inadequate security at the U.S. diplomatic post and CIA compound when it came under attack by militants in 2012.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:00AM
The maker of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer is being sold to Russian company Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 9:00AM
Jon Daniel was watching cartoons with one of his sons when he created a spoof Twitter account in the name of the Peoria mayor. Out of boredom, he said, he soon began sending profane messages about sex, drugs and alcohol.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 8:20AM
A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health rose in August but at a much slower pace than in July.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 8:05AM
Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 7:45AM
Unemployment rates rose in nearly half of U.S. states in August, even as employers in two-thirds of the states added jobs.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 7:40AM
Shares of ITT Educational Services Inc. shed a third of their value after it said the Securities and Exchange Commission may take enforcement action against for-profit education company over its student loans.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 7:25AM
A Russian billionaire's company claimed the tycoon was freed from house arrest on Friday, an announcement that was welcomed by some top officials only to be rejected minutes later by the nation's top criminal investigation agency.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 7:00AM
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday revised sweeping food safety rules proposed last year after farmers complained that the regulations could hurt business.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 6:45AM
Wall Street is opening higher on the day Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba makes its big debut in the stock market.
Published September 19th, 2014 - 6:25AM
Anti-Islamic ads will begin appearing on 100 New York City buses and two subway entrances next week, but transit officials have rejected an ad from the same group that includes the phrase "Killing Jews."
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