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Published March 10th, 2015 - 1:27AM
China's auto sales growth decelerated in February despite a near doubling in purchases of Chinese-made SUVs, an industry group reported Tuesday.
Published March 10th, 2015 - 12:52AM
When the tsunami warning sounded, workers at the two-centuries-old soy sauce maker in northeastern Japan ran up a nearby hill to a shrine for safety, and watched in disbelief as towering waters swallowed their factory.
Published March 10th, 2015 - 12:17AM
Farmers Field had a prime location in downtown Los Angeles, big-time boosters, a builder with an impeccable professional sports resume, even a name and sponsor — rare for a project in the planning stages.
Published March 10th, 2015 - 12:17AM
Jurors in a sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms will hear a second day of testimony from the woman behind the high-profile gender bias lawsuit.
Published March 10th, 2015 - 12:07AM
It's not just Gov. Scott Walker.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 11:52PM
A portion of the Houston Ship Channel remained shut down early Tuesday after two 600-foot ships collided during foggy conditions a day earlier, causing some leakage of a flammable liquid.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 11:12PM
Aircraft makers are urging a ban on bulk lithium battery shipments on passenger planes, calling the threat of fires "an unacceptable risk," according to an industry position paper obtained by The Associated Press.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 10:12PM
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is expected to testify in a lawsuit by fans who sued the NFL over problems with temporary seats at the 2011 Super Bowl in Arlington.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:32PM
China's inflation rebounded to above 1 percent in February, driven by a faster rise in food costs.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:32PM
The developer that wanted to bring an NFL stadium to downtown Los Angeles abandoned its plans Monday after the proposed Farmers Field went from front-runner to impossible underdog in the race to return an NFL team to the region.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:32PM
A bill that would give large electric utilities an alternative way to comply with a state law requiring more energy from renewable sources passed the Washington Senate on Monday night after a protracted fight over whether climate change is real and if humans contribute to it.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 6:22PM
A portion of the busy Houston Ship Channel was shut Monday after two 600-foot ships collided in fog, causing a leak of flammable liquid.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:57PM
Recalling the first time he was exposed to racism in football a decade ago, Samuel Eto'o said he made an immediate decision to "stand up and shout" rather than continue to endure abuses and hatred on the field.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:57PM
All eyes were focused on the watch, but Apple CEO Tim Cook also unveiled a new MacBook and announced other deals at a company event Monday in San Francisco.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:32PM
Oil and natural gas exploration BPZ Resources is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing the plunge in oil prices and its inability to find financing.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:27PM
A person familiar with the negotiations says prospects "look good" for a deal between ex-San Francisco 49ers left guard Mike Iupati (yoo-PAH-tee) and the Arizona Cardinals.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:17PM
Apple wants to move the Internet from your pocket to your wrist.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:17PM
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Published March 9th, 2015 - 6:12PM
Aircraft makers are urging a ban on bulk lithium battery shipments on passenger planes, calling the threat of fires "an unacceptable risk," according to an industry position paper obtained by The Associated Press.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 4:52PM
The pilots of a Delta plane that skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport last week during a snowstorm have told investigators that automatic systems designed to slow down the plane were not working properly, investigators said Monday.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 4:52PM
Qualcomm said Monday that its board approved plans to buy back as much as $15 billion in stock and raised its dividend.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 4:27PM
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Monday signed into law a measure that prohibits requiring a worker to pay union dues, striking another blow against organized labor four years after the state effectively ended collective bargaining for public-sector employees.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 3:57PM
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills climbing to the highest level since January while rates on three-month bills were unchanged.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 3:57PM
Wholesale cash prices Monday:
Published March 9th, 2015 - 3:32PM
The three big credit reporting agencies are making changes that could help steer some consumers clear of the credit dog house.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 5:42PM
Tacoma, Seattle ports commission continue private meetings regarding operating alliance
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:57PM
The American Civil Liberties Union is siding with the Washington Redskins in a court battle over the team's name.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:57PM
Grain futures were higher Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:57PM
More than a year after researchers revealed an electronic eavesdropping campaign aimed at D.C.-area journalists, the hackers are at it again.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:32PM
Long-term unemployed people in Kansas City, Mo., and other places around the country will get a chance to update their skills and land coveted tech-sector jobs as part of a White House initiative to train low-skilledAmerican workers to fill high-tech jobs.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:32PM
The group spearheading Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympics on Monday disclosed the salaries of its top executives and consultants, including former Gov. Deval Patrick, who will earn $7,500 per day when he travels on its behalf.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:32PM
The Seattle Mariners are shutting down their summer league team in the Venezuelan Summer League and will consolidate all of their Latin America operations at an academy in the Dominican Republic that opened last year.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:42PM
You can easily earn 2 percent for everyday spending, up from 1 percent previously. And zero percent balance-transfer offers have the longest terms since 2008, often lasting for 15 months or more, according to a recent study by CardHub, which keeps track of credit card trends.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:17PM
Gaming and Leisure Properties, the casino property owner, said Monday that it offered to buy the real estate assets of Pinnacle Entertainment.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:12PM
Price hikes are curtailing access to a popular form of an antidote to heroin overdoses, with costs doubling in the past year and the manufacturer's stock price rising by 70 percent since it went public.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 1:57PM
Police say a skier participating in a Make-A-Wish fundraiser in New Hampshire has fallen 60 feet to his death after losing control on a trail.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 1:32PM
As cycling deals with a scathing report into its deep-rooted culture of doping, UCI President Brian Cookson said Monday that cheating remains "endemic'" in the sport but the governing body will "no longer turn a blind eye" to the problem.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 1:07PM
The woman behind a high-profile gender bias lawsuit against a major Silicon Valley venture capital firm testified Monday that a male colleague was "relentless" in his pursuit of her and cut her out of email chains and meetings when she broke off their affair.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 12:37PM
Asian stock markets mostly fell Tuesday as the prospect of higher U.S. interest rates dimmed the outlook for equities.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 11:52AM
The NFL is looking into whether some teams entered agreements with 2015 free agents before they were allowed to do so.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 11:27AM
The Donald Trump name will stay in Atlantic City.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 11:17AM
Delta Air Lines Inc. says it will let frequent fliers book some one-way flights for as few as 10,000 miles this year.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 10:57AM
President Barack Obama slapped sanctions on seven Venezuelan officials Monday, accusing them of perpetrating human rights violations and public corruption in the socialist-governed South American nation.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 10:47AM
Users of an email service backed by the German government will soon be able to rely on strong encryption of the kind that used to be the preserve of geeks and hackers, officials said Monday.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 9:52AM
Greek authorities have indicted more than 60 people to stand trial over an alleged bribery scandal 17 years ago, involving a telecom contract for German industrial giant Siemens AG.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 9:52AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $50.24 per barrel at 12 p.m. Monday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 9:37AM
Sony says it will cut 1,000 jobs at a mobile phone unit in Lund, Sweden.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 9:17AM
Slowing health care costs are driving down the price tag of President Barack Obama's health overhaul, just as the Supreme Court is weighing whether to strike a key part of the law.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:52AM
Families of at least 64 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:52AM
Defensive end Jerry Hughes had no intention of leaving the Bills just when things are beginning to look up in Buffalo.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:52AM
New baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says it is too early to draw conclusions about baseball's latest attempt to speed the pace of games.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:37AM
Targeting stagnant wages in an otherwise improving economy, President Barack Obama on Monday called on employers, educational institutions and local governments to develop a home grown high technology workforce that could help drive up higher-income employment.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:32AM
Supporters of President Barack Obama's trade agenda are battling opponents' demands to bar China from keeping its currency value artificially low, a way to subsidize exports.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 8:27AM
Grain futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 12:12PM
Sugar is a bad word in some circles but that isn't stopping Sonic from pouring candy into its drinks.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 7:52AM
The Supreme Court has sided with the Obama administration in upholding a rule making mortgage brokers eligible for overtime pay under federal labor law.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 7:37AM
Simon Property Group has launched a $16 billion hostile bid for Macerich Co. after saying its rival refused to discuss a combination of two of the largest U.S. mall operators.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 7:07AM
Greece's European creditors told Athens to stop wasting time and flesh out as of Wednesday its proposals for economic reforms, which are crucial to releasing vital funds to assure financial survival.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 6:52AM
The international media company MP & Silva will distribute NFL TV rights across mainland Europe for the next five seasons in an agreement worth about $50 million.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 6:37AM
McDonald's says global sales declined again in February, including a 4 percent drop in the U.S. where it is fighting to reinvigorate its image.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 4:57AM
Alcoa is taking another step to bolster its stake in the aerospace industry with a $1.5 billion deal to buy titanium supplier RTI International Metals.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 4:37AM
General Motors announced a $5 billion stock buyback as part of a plan to return more cash to investors. In return, an activist shareholder decided to drop a potentially divisive bid for a seat on the company's board.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 4:17AM
Disputing a mistake on your credit report could get easier and the effects of medical debt less severe under changes being made by the three largest credit-reporting agencies.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 2:17AM
Global stocks fell Monday as last week's strong U.S. jobs data continued to reverberate around markets, with traders thinking it's now more likely that the Federal Reserve will start to raise interest rates in the summer.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 1:32AM
With its wings stretched wide to catch the sun's energy, a Swiss-made solar-powered aircraft took off from Abu Dhabi just after daybreak Monday in a historic first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fossil fuel.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 1:27AM
Germany's trade surplus narrowed in January as a drop in imports was outpaced by a decline in exports.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 1:12AM
In 2009 the stock market was filled with panic.
Published March 9th, 2015 - 11:27AM
CEO Tim Cook is directing Apple's big event Monday in San Francisco, unveiling a new deal between Apple TV and HBO, touting growth in iPhone sales and Apple Pay adoption and other developing products.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 11:52PM
A law that allows rural hospitals to bill Medicare for rehabilitation services for seniors at higher rates than nursing homes and other facilities has led to billions of dollars in extra government spending, federal investigators say.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 9:32PM
The number of deaths in jetliner disasters spiked last year despite there being fewer accidents in total, an international airline industry group said Monday.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 9:12PM
Most business economists expect the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in the second half of this year, but say uncertainty over the Fed's plans is no longer slowing U.S. economic recovery, according to a new survey.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 9:01PM
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has adopted new rules limiting the amount of fine particle emissions from residential wood stoves, furnaces and heaters. Here's a look at the Top 10 states in total fine particle emissions, and per capita emissions, from residential wood burning. Figures are from 2011, the latest year for which the EPA has statistics.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 9:01PM
Smoke wafting from wood fires has long provided a familiar winter smell in many parts of the country — and, in some cases, a foggy haze that has filled people's lungs with fine particles that can cause coughing and wheezing.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 7:17PM
Facing stubbornly stagnant wages, President Barack Obama has obtained commitments from more than 300 employers as well as local governments in 20 regions of the country to train and hire high technology workers in an effort to drive up higher-income employment.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 5:32PM
Japan's economy escaped recession last quarter but grew less than first estimated as demand and wages remained weak, the government said Monday.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 1:32PM
PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem said Sunday he "whiffed" when the PGA of America told him about changes to Ryder Cup qualifying by not protesting that the fall start to the season would not count toward the standings.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 12:52PM
Running back LeSean McCoy has a new team and newly restructured five-year, $40 million contract with the Buffalo Bills.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 12:32PM
Thousands of men and women from around the world stopped traffic in midtown Manhattan on Sunday, passionately raising their voices for women's rights.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 10:47AM
The average price of a regular gallon of gas has jumped 21 cents in the past two weeks to $2.54.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 9:27AM
Neither a hyper-intelligent robot nor Vince Vaughn could save the box office this weekend, which is down 38.5 percent from the same weekend last year, according to Sunday estimates from box office firm Rentrak.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 8:32AM
On his first day in a Michigan prison for robbing a photo store with a toy gun, 17-year-old T.J. Parsell was dragged into an empty cell and gang-raped.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 8:17AM
This Chihuahua could be headed to the dog house.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 7:12AM
If it were possible for anything to be hot in Buffalo this winter, it was the newfangled "ice bikes" that debuted at an outdoor skating rink.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 7:12AM
With recession biting into profits at their chain of burger restaurants and surf shops, two brothers responded in a way Puerto Rico authorities say is common: by shortchanging the government.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 6:47AM
As Lori Goldstein was beginning her career in the late 1970s, stylists weren't a staple of the fashion industry, home shopping networks didn't exist and a naked and pregnant Demi Moore had yet to bare her belly at checkout counters everywhere from the cover of Vanity Fair.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 5:57AM
The heavily forested states of Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine are among the top five in the country for the per capita emission of pollutants from wood stoves used to heat homes.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 2:57AM
The first comprehensive report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 revealed Sunday that the battery of the locator beacon for the plane's data recorder had expired more than a year before the jet vanished on March 8, 2014.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 12:27AM
China's imports shrank in February for a second month in a new sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 9:07PM
A person familiar with the negotiations says receiver Randall Cobb is returning to the Green Bay Packers after agreeing to a four-year, $40 million deal.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 4:57PM
An oil train derailment and spill in northwest Illinois poses an “imminent and substantial danger” of contaminating the Mississippi River, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Saturday.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 4:57PM
After a BNSF Railway oil train derailed and burst into flames Thursday near Galena, Ill., at least one community group has asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to suspend permits for rail expansions along the upper Mississippi River.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 4:57PM
Thousands of workers in the oil and gas sector lost their jobs in February, new data shows, with the industry fearing greater blows as the worldwide oil glut continues and storage capacity runs out.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 4:57PM
February marked stronger-than-expected hiring, and both traditional and alternative measures of unemployment reported by the government Friday suggest important improvement.
Published March 8th, 2015 - 4:57PM
As debt jumped over the past decade, economists warned that retiring baby boomers might soon overwhelm retirement programs, swamp the federal budget and keep the debt unusually high as far as the eye can see. That day has come and the answer now apparently is to “get used to it.”
Published March 7th, 2015 - 8:52PM
A person familiar the negotiations says the Green Bay Packers have agreed to a four-year deal, $40 million deal with receiver Randall Cobb.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 3:52PM
Venezuela will begin installing some 20,000 fingerprint scanners at supermarkets nationwide in a bid to stamp out hoarding and panic buying, which the government blames for long lines and widespread shortages of basic goods.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 2:47PM
The rift over immigration in the emerging Republican presidential field opened up publicly Saturday, as several potential candidates called for enforcement of existing laws while former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and South Carolina Sen. Lindsay Graham said those living in the U.S. illegally should have a path to legal status.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 2:32PM
Quotes from the nine Republicans attending a forum on agriculture issues in Des Moines, Iowa. All are considering seeking the party's presidential nomination in 2016:
Published March 7th, 2015 - 2:22PM
Marshals have been authorized to seize America's Cup champion Oracle Team USA's prototype boat in response to a lien filed by sailor Joe Spooner, whose contract was terminated in January.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 1:57PM
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum says the immigration system in the United States is not working.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 12:47PM
A compensation fund for victims of a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak blamed on a tainted steroid has grown to $210 million.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 12:07PM
Fighters from the Islamic State group attacked an oil field in Libya, killing several members of the security detail at the site and nine foreign workers are missing, European officials said Saturday.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 10:12AM
Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is getting involved in Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 9:32AM
The clamor to crack down on laundering drug money was loud in 2010 when Wachovia National Bank was found to have let $110 million from Mexico be sent through its accounts. It grew two years later when HSBC Holdings PLC agreed to pay $1.9 billion to settle violations that included letting hundreds of millions of dollars from drug cartels flow through one of the world's largest banks.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 8:12AM
For nearly seven years, Tom Hardin has been living with being "Tipper X," a seminal informant in the biggest insider trading case in a generation.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 7:17AM
Temperature fluctuations can shorten the growing season for farmers, and the worry doesn't stop when crops are stored inside for winter sales, as a drop or spikes can ruin what's meant for market.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 7:12AM
Ignore anyone who tells you snow is free.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 1:52AM
Families of the 239 people on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Sunday marked the anniversary of the plane's disappearance, vowing to never give up on the desperate search for wreckage and answers to the world's biggest aviation mystery.
Published March 7th, 2015 - 12:32AM
It seems like a no-brainer for prospective presidential candidates: Come to Iowa to talk about agriculture. Thing is, not many of them do anymore and few can boast having dirt under their fingernails.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:07PM
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 - 10:57PM
An investigation into what prosecutors call the biggest corruption scandal ever uncovered in Brazil won Supreme Court approval to expand to dozens of top politicians for alleged ties to a kickback scheme at the state-run energy company.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 7:52PM
Former Health and Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala has been tapped to run the Clinton Foundation as Hillary Rodham Clinton prepares for her expected 2016 presidential campaign and the philanthropy faces scrutiny of its fundraising practices.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:57PM
A man convicted of threatening Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is now accused of sending her dozens of sexually graphic emails.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:37PM
About 703,000 Fiat Chrysler SUVs and minivans will have to go back to the shop to fix malfunctioning ignition switches that can cause the vehicles to stall unexpectedly.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:32PM
The maker of TurboTax software said Friday that it had been contacted by the U.S. Department of Justice and other government agencies about a recent spike in fraudulent income tax filings.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:27PM
Duke Energy could legally leak pollutants from some of its coal ash dumps under new wastewater permits proposed Friday by North Carolina regulators.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:17PM
The son of a wealthy Malaysian businessman accused of running an illegal sports betting ring together during the World Cup has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in order to return home.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:12PM
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by 75 this week to 1,192 amid depressed oil prices.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:12PM
Wal-Mart on Friday denied responsibility for the death of a man fatally shot by police while carrying an air rifle in one of its stores last year.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 6:07PM
Apple will be joining the Dow Jones industrial average, an elite club of 30 major U.S. companies, on March 19, replacing AT&T. Here's a look at the famous barometer of the U.S. stock market and how it works.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:27PM
Stocks fell sharply on Friday as a strong jobs report led investors to speculate that the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates as soon as June as the economy continues to strengthen.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:27PM
Pennsylvania's beer distributors received the go-ahead Friday to sell brew by the 12-pack.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 5:12PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published March 6th, 2015 - 4:32PM
Southwest Airlines' first flight from Aruba to Houston is due to arrive Saturday, marking the first international service at Houston's Hobby Airport in 46 years.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 4:12PM
Federal authorities say hackers stole an estimated 1 billion email addresses from marketing companies and used them to send recipients spam.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:52PM
South American foreign ministers met with Venezuelan officials in Caracas Friday in hopes of encouraging dialogue between opposition leaders and the socialist administration to head off a political crisis.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:52PM
Tunisia's new government gave an inaugural performance this week by hosting a U.S.-sponsored conference on investment and entrepreneurship designed to boost international confidence in the struggling new democracy.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:12PM
Consumers increased their borrowing in January at the slowest pace in more than a year with borrowing on credit cards actually declining for the second time in the last three months.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 3:07PM
Prosecutors are asking a judge to charge the owners of a prominent Chilean financial company with bribery, tax evasion and illegally financing the campaign of right-wing politicians.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 2:47PM
Ed "Big Mo" Modzelewski, a former star fullback who led the University of Maryland to an unbeaten season in 1951 and later won an NFL championship with the Cleveland Browns, has died. He was 86.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 2:47PM
Matt Harvey was back on the mound, pumping fastballs by opposing batters for the first time in more than 18 months. His first outing following elbow surgery could not have been much more impressive.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 2:42PM
Computer hackers stole a whopping 1 billion email addresses from U.S. marketing companies in what federal authorities Friday described as a massive spam scheme.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 2:07PM
Mexico's central bank auctioned off $200 million in dollars Friday to shore up the peso as it neared a historic low against the U.S. currency.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 1:52PM
More than 40 countries have banned poultry imports from Minnesota after a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza wiped out a flock of 15,000 birds in about a week.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 12:57PM
If you haven't seen one of Peter Max's paintings or drawings today, chances are you haven't opened your eyes yet.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 12:57PM
Amazon.com and caffeine powder distributors didn't provide proper warnings about the supplement's dangers, resulting in the death of an Ohio high school student last year, the teen's father said in a lawsuit filed Friday.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 12:52PM
France is urging Luxembourg to bring its tax laws into line with European Union standards in the wake of revelations about sweet tax deals for big companies.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 12:27PM
Attachments for a hand vacuum are being recalled because of a defective interior fan that can break out of the housing unit. Other recalled consumer products include a baby bassinet and motion lamps that look like a coral reef.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:37AM
Cleaning ladies who have waged Greece's longest-running anti-austerity protest have camped outside a finance ministry building in Athens for nearly two years with one goal — getting their state-paid jobs back.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:27AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $49.82 per barrel at 12 p.m. Friday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:33AM
Comprehensive advice can go beyond nest-egg planning into insurance, tax planning, estate planning, college funding, even budgeting and debt management.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:12AM
When Phil Rawlins purchased the minor league Austin Aztex and moved the team to Orlando in 2010, he had the ambiguous goal of growing it into a Major League Soccer franchise within five years.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:12AM
The Oakland Raiders' lease to play the 2015 season at the Coliseum has been approved by the board that runs the site.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 11:12AM
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 March 6th, 2015 - 11:07AM
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew told Congress on Friday that he will start using the package of emergency measures he has used in the past to keep the federal government from going over the debt limit next week.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 10:47AM
Boxing is about to put on its richest fight ever.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 10:37AM
Three years after running unopposed, DeMaurice Smith will have eight challengers for his executive director's position with the players' union in the March 15 election.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 10:32AM
Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 9:37AM
Federal health officials on Friday approved the first lower-cost copy of a biotech drug in the U.S., a long-awaited milestone that could save billions for insurers, doctors and patients.
Published March 6th, 2015 - 9:32AM
A strong jobs report shook up the financial markets on Friday.
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