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Published July 2nd, 2015 - 3:11PM
A former firefighter who responded to the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, has won $5 million on a lottery scratch-off ticket.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 3:06PM
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Published July 2nd, 2015 - 3:06PM
Just as the chickens were about to go to slaughter, employees at a Foster Farms poultry company in Fresno County, Calif., began hitting them and pulling out their feathers.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 2:46PM
Haitian President Michel Martelly, business leaders and civic boosters inaugurated an $80 million container port Thursday aimed at giving the hemisphere's poorest country a much bigger role in global shipping.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 2:31PM
Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 2:26PM
Kentucky's bourbon boom is showing no signs of peaking as distilleries keep up a production pace unmatched for decades.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 2:11PM
Stocks ended a tumultuous trading week with a slight loss on Thursday as investors sought safety ahead of an extended Independence Day weekend. Investors sold after the release of a downbeat report from the International Monetary Fund on Greece's finances as the country prepares for a Sunday vote on terms of its bailout. U.S. markets will be closed Friday.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 1:46PM
Officials say a plane headed from St. Louis to Washington, D.C., was diverted to central Ohio after a pilot reported a disruptive passenger made threatening statements.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 1:36PM
If investors hoped Thursday's U.S. jobs report would give them clarity, they were probably disappointed.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 1:11PM
Amid a federal probe of airline pricing practices, a search on popular air travel booking websites shows virtually identical ticket pricing between popular city pairs on several carriers.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 1:06PM
Grain futures were higher Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:46PM
Fiat Chrysler will be punished soon for failing to follow the law in 23 recalls involving more than 11 million vehicles, the nation's top auto safety regulator said Thursday.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:46PM
News crews from two San Francisco Bay Area television stations were robbed at gunpoint and a cameraman was pistol whipped during live broadcasts on Thursday.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:06PM
"Magic Mike XXL" is narrowly outstripping "Terminator Genisys" at the holiday weekend box office.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:01PM
A line of inflatable baby floats with a bad seam that can leak air are among this week's recalled consumer products. Other recalled consumer products include faulty snowmobiles and golf cars.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:46AM
An ex-Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble board member was told Thursday that he can't use a court's ruling in another case to nullify his insider-trading conviction.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:31AM
Egypt's president has approved a new budget for fiscal year 2015-2016, slashing the projected budget deficit to 8.9 percent of gross domestic product, the country's finance ministry said Thursday, in a move likely to please international creditors.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:26AM
Lance Armstrong's girlfriend can be questioned under oath about what she knows of his doping past, and his former teammate-turned-antagonist Floyd Landis will have to turn over records of investigations into his own previous doping case, a federal judge has decided.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:21AM
A mail carrier was arrested Thursday on charges he stole over $1 million through a scheme that delivered bogus tax refunds.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:16AM
A solid month of hiring in June eases concerns that Greece-related global financial turmoil is spilling into the U.S. economy and raises the prospect of long-awaited hikes in U.S. lending rates.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:11AM
Cuban authorities have launched public Wi-Fi hotspots along a main avenue that is the heart of Havana's cultural and social life, the first step in government promises to gradually roll out such connectivity options on an island that the Internet revolution has largely passed by.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:01AM
Most of the $18.7 billion proposed settlement that BP reached over its 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill would go to five Gulf Coast states, if the deal is approved by a judge. A portion of the settlement is not assigned to any particular state. Here's how the state-specific money breaks down, with payments to states being made over nearly two decades:
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 11:01AM
Whole Foods Market is apologizing to its shoppers for incorrect pricing, a week after a New York investigation found that the natural food grocer routinely overcharged for prepackaged fruits, vegetables and deli meats.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 10:26AM
The federal government announced plans Thursday to step up monitoring wild birds for avian influenza this fall to provide an early warning of any resurgence of a disease that devastated poultry farms in the Upper Midwest.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:46AM
One of New York City's most expensive restaurants agreed to settle a complaint that it added a 20 percent charge for banquets and did not pass the money on to its waiters, officials said Thursday.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:46AM
WestJet says it will not speculate why the airline has received four false bomb threats in five days, forcing flight diversions.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:26AM
Federal health officials have approved a new combination drug for the most common form of cystic fibrosis, the debilitating inherited disease that causes internal mucus buildup, lung infections and early death. But it will come at a steep price — more than $250,000 for a year's treatment.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:21AM
The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include IPO ETF manager Renaissance Capital, and SEC filings.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:16AM
Ford is recalling 432,000 Focus, C-Max and Escape vehicles because of a software problem that could keep their engines running after drivers try to shut them down.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:06AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $57.42 per barrel at 12 p.m. Thursday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:01AM
A top U.S. auto safety regulator accused Fiat Chrysler of failing to provide timely and accurate recall information to her agency and said that customers also have problems getting accurate information.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 9:01AM
The owners of a popular Jersey shore pizza restaurant chain pleaded guilty Thursday to evading taxes and lying to the IRS.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 8:51AM
Forgiving debt, if done right, can get an economy back on its feet.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 8:51AM
The winner and still champion of New Jersey's Top Ten Beaches contest is ... Ocean City!
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 8:41AM
In the Wireless & Cashless module provided as part of Money & Markets Extra for the week ending Saturday, June 27, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the CEO of Vouch, a startup that dubs itself a "social network for credit." The correct name is Yee Lee.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 8:26AM
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week, reaching high levels for the year.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 8:21AM
Intel said Thursday that President Renee James, who has worked at the chipmaker for 28 years, plans to leave the company early next year to seek a CEO role elsewhere.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 8:06AM
Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 7:51AM
Google's new image-recognition program misfired badly this week by identifying two black people as gorillas, delivering a mortifying reminder that even the most intelligent machines still have lot to learn about human sensitivity.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 7:51AM
Philadelphia has legalized and plans to tax Airbnb and other short-term rentals ahead of Pope Francis' visit in September and next year's Democratic National Convention.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 7:31AM
Stocks ended a tumultuous trading week with slight losses Thursday as investors sought safety ahead of an extended holiday weekend.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 7:26AM
Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has revised Spain's economic growth forecast upward for this year and next and said the improved circumstances allowed him bring forward a tax reduction plan.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 7:06AM
Orders to U.S. factories fell in May by the largest amount in three months, while a key category that signals business investment plans dropped for a second month.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 7:01AM
The morning stretched ahead of me with my breakfast meeting finished and my lunch meeting hours away. So while the rest of the conference attendees headed for the next presentation, I played hooky to try hooking a trout on one of Montana's blue-ribbon streams that just happened to be across the roadway.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 6:46AM
A Google subsidiary has apologized for making Nazi concentration camps part of a mobile role-playing game.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 6:46AM
A day after splitting the company in two, Energizer said it would issue a dividend and buy back up to 7.5 million shares.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 6:26AM
Barnes & Noble, which is splitting into two companies next month, named Sears Canada CEO Ronald Boire to lead its retail operations and said company CEO Michael Huseby will become executive chairman of its educational wing.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 6:21AM
Trying to close the books on the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, BP agreed Thursday to provide billions of dollars in new money to five Gulf Coast states in a deal the company said would bring its full obligations to an estimated $53.8 billion.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 6:21AM
U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent and employers hired at a solid pace in June, but other gauges of the job market drew a bleaker picture: A wave of people stopped looking for work, and paychecks failed to budge.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:51AM
Drivers of Mumbai's iconic horse-drawn carriages can't imagine not plying the roads pulling photo-snapping tourists atop their kitsch-covered chariots.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:46AM
More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but the level of applications is still low and points to an improving job market.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:26AM
The German government is scrapping plans for a levy on the most-polluting coal-fired power stations and will instead phase some of the plants out.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:26AM
The U.S. media company Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. has finalized an agreement for a controlling stake in Poland's largest commercial broadcaster, a 584-million-euro ($650 million) deal that comes as the U.S. company expands into Europe.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:26AM
Spanish-language broadcasting company Univision Holdings Inc. filed plans Thursday to launch an initial public offering of its stock.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:26AM
U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher as investors look over a mostly positive report on the job market.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:11AM
A landmark Berkshire County resort once owned by Harriet Beecher Stowe has been sold for $18 million.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:06AM
The Miss USA pageant, left without a TV home following blowback against co-owner Donald Trump over his comments on Mexican immigrants, has been rescued by the Reelz channel.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 5:01AM
Centene has jumped into the mix of managed-care companies scrambling to bulk up as the health care overhaul changes their business with a $6.3-billion bid for fellow insurer Health Net.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 4:46AM
Chinese soccer team Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao, owned by e-commerce giant Alibaba and one of the country's biggest property developers, could become the first club listed in Asia after applying to the Chinese stock market.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 4:21AM
Electric car maker Tesla's second-quarter deliveries surged 52 percent to set a company record exceeding 11,000 vehicles.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 2:56AM
Outside of an aging mining town in the mountains east of Phoenix, a copper company has burrowed a shaft 1.3 miles into the high desert landscape in what is believed to be the deepest such mine in the U.S.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 2:01AM
A French appeals court ruled Thursday that a German product-testing company does not have to compensate more than 3,000 women with leak-prone breast implants — and now women who sued may have to pay back 5.8 million euros ($6.4 million) in collective damages they received in a lower-court ruling.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 1:46AM
Sweden's central bank has cut its key interest rate to a record low of minus 0.35 percent saying "events in Greece over the past few days have substantially increased the uncertainty."
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:41AM
The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:41AM
A pilot described by colleagues as nervous and hasty mistakenly throttled down a still-running engine following a glitch with the other engine in an airline crash that killed 43 people in Taiwan in February, flight safety officials said Thursday.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 12:06AM
U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, a sign that the job market is nearing full health and giving the Federal Reserve reason to raise interest rates as early as September.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 9:21PM
Costas Christoforidis hasn't decided how to vote in Sunday's referendum on a bailout deal for Greece's troubled economy. The problem is, the 37-year-old farmer isn't sure what he's voting for.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 10:46AM
It was nice while it lasted.
Published July 2nd, 2015 - 10:46AM
Google Maps will begin warning drivers when they approach railroad crossings using data from the Federal Railroad Administration.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 7:51PM
Customs officials in New York have recovered a bronze religious statue from the 11th or 12th century that they say was looted from a temple in India.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 6:06PM
Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert promised LeBron James he would do whatever it took financially to surround him with a team capable of ending the city's 51-year championship drought.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 5:46PM
Kevin Flores has more than six years to pay off the loan on his new Nissan Frontier pickup.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 5:41PM
The FBI is working with police to catch vandals behind nearly a dozen fiber-optic cable cuts in Northern California in the past year.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 4:21PM
The New Jersey Devils have signed defenseman John Moore to a three-year contract as a free agent.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 4:01PM
Hewlett-Packard is moving forward with plans to split into two companies, filing paperwork to create a new entity that will sell commercial technology, while a separate spinoff will sell personal computers and printers.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:51PM
Ebay's PayPal unit is buying Xoom for $890 million cash in a bid to expand into international money transfers.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:46PM
Medicare proposed Wednesday to ease a coverage policy on short hospital stays that has been criticized because it can result in higher costs for seniors.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:41PM
A former undercover drug agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to extortion and other charges after authorities said he used his position to steal more than $700,000 in digital currency, most of it siphoned from an online drug bazaar known as Silk Road that he infiltrated as part of a federal investigation.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:41PM
Kevin Love has unfinished business in Cleveland and Tyson Chandler will be conducting his in Phoenix.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:41PM
Less than a month after edging out Brazil, California has slipped back to its ranking as the eighth-largest economy in the world based off an update of global economic data released Wednesday.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:11PM
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Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:01PM
Brazilian meat producer JBS will buy the U.S. pork division of agribusiness giant Cargill for $1.45 billion, the companies said Wednesday.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:46PM
The National Park Service won't grant the District of Columbia a new lease for the site of the Washington Redskins' old stadium in part because Interior Secretary Sally Jewell opposes the team's name.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:46PM
The U.S. subsidiary of a Brazilian-based international meat processor is buying the pork division of Cargill Inc.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:41PM
Boxing promoter Bob Arum filed suit Wednesday against Al Haymon and his financial backers, claiming they are violating federal law by acting as illegal promoters and monopolizing fighters and venues for fights.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:11PM
The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:11PM
Government officials, lawyers and artists participated in a conference Wednesday to hash over ways of giving Jamaica a competitive advantage from reggae, the homegrown music that long ago went global.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:11PM
Stocks closed higher Wednesday as investors became optimistic that a deal could be struck on Greece's debt issues. Hopes were raised after Greece's government appeared to soften its stance toward its creditors. However, European officials ruled out any deal before a Greek referendum on the matter, scheduled for this weekend.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:11PM
The U.S. government is seeking to stop Electrolux from buying General Electric's appliance division, saying the combined company would dominate sales of ovens and other cooking-related kitchen appliances, especially to customers like home builders, property managers, hotels, and governments.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:56PM
The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:31PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:26PM
The NBA again sets the standard for diversity among major professional sports leagues.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:16PM
With 20,268 car thefts in 2014, the Tacoma-Seattle-Bellevue area has placed eighth on the list of U.S. “hot spots” as compiled by the National Insurance Crime Bureau.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:11PM
A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's production plants in Germany, the automaker said Wednesday.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:06PM
The CEOs of government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are getting large raises, to about $4 million a year, as the government relaxes rules that were imposed on the companies after they suffered big losses and were bailed out.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:06PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:06PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 1:01PM
Wholesale cash prices Thursday:
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:46PM
Donald Trump says the golf industry supports him because "they know I'm right." Four leading golf organizations said he's wrong.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:06PM
A man extradited from Iraq in a military contract bribery case has been sentenced in Ohio to 2 1/2 years in prison.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:06PM
World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wrestlers who claim they have suffered long-term health problems from concussions they received in the ring.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:06PM
To most Americans, July 4 is Independence Day. But on Marlo Anderson's calendar, it's also Caesar Salad Day and Barbecued Spareribs Day.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:01PM
About 3,000 inflatable baby floats are being recalled because they can deflate, posing a risk that a child could drown.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 11:51AM
Oregon began easing into an era of legal marijuana Wednesday after an early morning pot celebration at the center of Portland.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 11:21AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping to turn the 2023 Super Bowl into a home game.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 11:11AM
Uncle Pennybags is going to Hollywood.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 11:06AM
Fresh off a Supreme Court victory, President Barack Obama said Wednesday that he's "feeling pretty good" about the state of his health care law and pleaded for bipartisan cooperation on ways to make it work even better.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 10:51AM
Big-time donors to a nonprofit educational group founded by Jeb Bush, disclosed for the first time Wednesday, highlight the intersection between Bush's roles in the worlds of business, policy and politics years before he began running for president. Bush provided the names to The Associated Press.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 10:51AM
A man who created a nonprofit organization credited with helping more than 150 million people out of poverty was named the winner of the 2015 World Food Prize on Wednesday.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 10:31AM
Puerto Rico's troubled power company has been forced to sell bonds again to obtain capital and avoid defaulting on a $415 million debt payment due Wednesday amid a worsening economic crisis in the U.S. territory.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 10:01AM
Rapper Flo Rida, the Macy's department store chain and football Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith all had something in common on Wednesday: They're the latest to distance themselves from Donald Trump following his remarks about Mexican immigrants.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 9:46AM
RadioShack will live on after its bankruptcy.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 9:31AM
The National Park Service won't grant the District of Columbia a new lease for the site of the Washington Redskins' former stadium in part because Interior Secretary Sally Jewell opposes the team's name.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 9:11AM
They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some sports cheerleaders say they are still not considered team employees and are paid what amounts to less than minimum wage.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 9:06AM
Goran Dragic plays quickly and decides quickly.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 9:06AM
One of the most remarkable work stoppages in U.S. labor history will soon be the subject of a documentary film.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:51AM
A person with knowledge of the negotiations says Mike Dunleavy and the Chicago Bulls have agreed on a new three-year, $14 million contract.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:51AM
The Uber ride-sharing service is facing roadblocks in Brazil.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:46AM
DuPont has completed a plan it announced in 2013 to spin off its performance chemicals unit into a separate business named The Chemours Co.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:41AM
For gamblers skilled at counting cards, it can be especially risky to play at America's tribal casinos: Those who have gotten caught tell stories of seized winnings, wrongful detentions, or worse.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:41AM
An odd thing happened as Americans' taste for luxury vehicles grew in recent years: Jaguar, the venerable British marquee, struggled to gain traction.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:41AM
Asian stocks were higher on Thursday as strong U.S. payroll data overshadowed worries about Greek debt.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:36AM
Service ratings site Angie's List on Wednesday named Chief Operating Officer J. Mark Howell as its interim CEO as it looks for a replacement for co-founder and longtime executive William Oesterle.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:21AM
General Motors has halted production at its single assembly plant in Russia as sales have plummeted amid an economic downturn.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:21AM
To us, fireworks are the sparkling embodiment of July Fourth. But to dogs, they truly are bombs bursting in air.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 8:21AM
Lausanne appears favored to win 2020 Youth Winter Games hosting rights after an International Olympic Committee evaluation of the two candidates.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 7:46AM
The Food and Drug Administration says it plans to crack down on unapproved prescription ear drops often given to young children suffering from ear infections.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 7:46AM
U.S. manufacturing growth improved in June, helped by a jump in employment.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 7:26AM
A $16.1 billion transportation revenue bill that includes an 11.9-cent increase in the gas tax over the next two years passed the Legislature early Wednesday, though the House still must approve key accompanying bills.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 7:06AM
Kraft shareholders have approved the sale of the company to ketchup maker H.J. Heinz, creating one of the world's largest food companies with annual revenue of about $28 billion.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 7:01AM
Kraft shareholders have approved the sale of the company to ketchup maker H.J. Heinz, creating one of the world's largest food companies with annual revenue of about $28 billion.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 6:26AM
How did trade schools go from being mom-and-pop shops that trained mechanics and hair stylists to making billions on Wall Street? And if the industry is as predatory as the Education Department and many lawmakers suggest, why didn't they stop it?
Published July 1st, 2015 - 6:26AM
Exotic dancers hired as admissions counselors. Recruiters told to seek out "impatient" individuals who have "few people in their lives who care about them." Military personnel still recovering from brain damage told to sign on the dotted line.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 6:11AM
Americans again bought vehicles that sit up high and come loaded with features like backup cameras and smartphone capabilities in June. Horsepower was also in; gas-sipping not so much.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 6:01AM
The Russian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks, a company official said — but an EU official said the dispute would not affect the flow of Russian gas to Europe.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 5:41AM
U.S. businesses added jobs at a robust pace in June, a private survey found, evidence that rising consumer spending and a healthy housing market are supporting more hiring.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 5:41AM
The J. M. Smucker Co. is cutting prices for the majority of its coffee products sold in the U.S., including Folgers and Dunkin Donuts brand coffee sold in stores.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 5:01AM
General Mills said its profit fell by more than half after it took a charge to write down the value of its Green Giant frozen and canned vegetables business, to which it plans to devote less resources.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 4:46AM
Insurer Ace Ltd. is buying The Chubb Corp. for about $28.3 billion in cash and stock in a deal that will create one of the world's largest insurers.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:26AM
Chinese authorities are scrambling to reassure jittery investors after soaring stock markets plunged, threatening to set back economic reform plans.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 3:26AM
March 1, 2011: Fontaine Fifth Wheel sends service bulletin to customers telling them that the Ultra LT hitch used on semis may not lock properly and trailers can detach from tractors on the road. The bulletin also is sent to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:21AM
The Greek government vowed Wednesday to go ahead with plans to have the people decide whether they want more austerity measures in exchange for a rescue deal. Greece offered more concessions to its creditors, but was rebuffed — Eurozone finance ministers refused to negotiate any more aid until the referendum clears up what the country wants.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 2:01AM
The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:51AM
Toyota, Nissan and Honda are working together to get more fuel cell vehicles on roads in what they call Japan's big push toward "a hydrogen society."
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:46AM
Street protests in Armenia against a hike in electricity prices, which have been roiling the capital for nearly two weeks, are the most serious unrest the Caucasus nation has seen in years. The protests are continuing despite the president's decision to suspend the price rise.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:31AM
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has posted more than three decades of tax returns online, revealing he has earned nearly $28 million since leaving the Florida governor's mansion in 2007 and paid an effective federal income tax rate of roughly 36 percent between 1981 and 2013.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:21AM
In the first presidential race since Democrats cast the GOP nominee as an out-of-touch millionaire, Republican Jeb Bush is aggressively trying to flip the script.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:11AM
Exotic dancers hired as admissions counselors. Recruiters told to seek out "impatient" individuals who have "few people in their lives who care about them." Military personnel still recovering from brain damage told to sign on the dotted line.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:11AM
Britain's Airports Commission unanimously recommended the construction of a third runway at London's Heathrow Airport on Wednesday in a long-awaited report on how best to expand the country's aviation capacity.
Published July 1st, 2015 - 12:06AM
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