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Published May 21st, 2015 - 4:13AM
Vying to keep pace with China's rising influence and economic clout, Japan plans to provide $110 billion to help develop roads, ports and other infrastructure in Asia in the next five years, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 4:13AM
The Central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan has ratified a measure to join the Eurasian Economic Union, a Russia-led trade bloc.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 4:08AM
Ireland's unemployment rate has fallen to 9.8 percent, the first time in six years that joblessness levels can be measured in single digits.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 3:48AM
The Kontinental Hockey League wants to expand into China, hoping to use a successful Chinese Winter Olympic bid to conquer the vast market.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 3:08AM
UEFA president Michel Platini insists his Financial Fair Play project to control club spending is "here to stay" and has not changed approach.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 2:33AM
The latest oil spill on the Santa Barbara coast is just a drop in the bucket compared with the area's catastrophic blowout in 1969, but it has become a new rallying point for environmentalists in their battle against drilling and fossil fuels.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 2:13AM
The widening gap between haves and have-nots in much of the developed world not only raises concerns about the fraying social fabric — it's also dramatically holding back economic growth, according to a new global study.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 2:08AM
Qatar is failing to deliver on reforms for its migrant workers a year after the wealthy Gulf nation announced plans to improve conditions for low-paid laborers building its highways, hotels, stadiums and skyscrapers, Amnesty International said Thursday.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 1:38AM
European Central Bank head Mario Draghi said that "growth is too low everywhere" in Europe despite a modest recovery.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 1:28AM
Back-to-back rocket launch failures have dealt Russia one of the heaviest blows to its space industry since the Soviet collapse — with national pride and billions of dollars at stake.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 11:08AM
In a triumph for President Barack Obama, sweeping legislation to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks advanced toward Senate passage Thursday after a showdown vote that remained in doubt until the final moment.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 12:53AM
California farmers who hold rights to water that date back as far as the Gold Rush are bracing for their first state-ordered conservation in decades, as a record drought prompts some of the deepest cuts yet in the country's most productive agricultural state.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 12:13AM
World stock markets were lackluster Thursday after China's economy showed new signs of weakness and the eurozone saw an uptick in hiring.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 11:58PM
Whites are moving back to the American city that came to epitomize white flight, even as blacks continue to leave for the suburbs and the city's overall population shrinks.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 11:48PM
NFL owners concluded an especially hectic spring meetings by setting up what figures to be a very busy summer and fall.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:58PM
High rents are worth it.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:53PM
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:48PM
Minority businesses have a harder time getting bank loans than small companies in general, according to a survey released Thursday by Wells Fargo & Co. and the polling company Gallup.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:33PM
New Zealand's government on Thursday blamed low inflation for its failure to deliver a promised budget surplus this year but said it remains on target to get its books into the black next year.
Published May 21st, 2015 - 9:22AM
If you’re wondering if your car is among those listed for recall, what with the recently announced problems with air bags, then the Consumer Federation of America has a tool.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:53PM
In the latest disclosure of a cyberattack against a health insurer, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield says that attackers gained access to a database that included the names of 1.1 million people.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:38PM
A spokesman says the companies that employ West Coast dockworkers have approved a proposed contract that restored labor peace to sea ports that had all but stopped moving cargo earlier this year.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:48PM
Police have arrested a woman who they say made a bomb threat, prompting two buildings to be evacuated and streets to be closed in a bustling area of downtown Los Angeles.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:38PM
The Republican-controlled Legislature sent narrowly targeted tax-code changes to Gov. Jay Nixon this year hoping to avoid a repeat of last year, when the Democrat vetoed numerous tax measures he said were special-interest giveaways not accounted for in the budget.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:13PM
Lawyers representing businesses and individuals who claim damages from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill have announced a $211 million settlement with Transocean Ltd., owner of the ill-fated Deepwater Horizon drilling rig.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:08PM
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:49PM
The Northwest Seaport Alliance — the combine comprising the Port of Tacoma and the Port of Seattle — this week released the latest trade scorecard showing cargo volumes at the two facilities.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:28PM
Improving child care needs to become a national priority, Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday, and she urged Republicans in Congress to provide more federal money to help working families care for their children.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:18PM
A federal magistrate judge Wednesday rejected a company's bid to preserve the confidentiality of numerous emails and reports about its failed efforts to halt a decade-old Gulf of Mexico oil leak.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:13PM
Four giants of global banking agreed Wednesday to pay more than $5 billion in fines to regulators and plead guilty to manipulating the global currency market.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:13PM
Four of the 22 legal pot shops tested in an initial round of sting operations this month failed by selling to minors — even though the shops were warned about the operations days ahead of time, Washington regulators said Wednesday.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:58PM
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce shifts his bulk uneasily, watching from the bench as his team loses its grip on the last home match of the season. After Saturday's 2-1 defeat to Everton a 'Big Sam Out' banner is unraveled in the stands, and a fate is potentially sealed.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:58PM
Sixty-five years after watching his first Toronto Argonauts game, Larry Tanenbaum is taking the Canadian Football League team back home.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:58PM
Three nationwide credit reporting agencies have agreed to fix disputed information on credit reports more quickly, wait longer before adding potentially damaging information on medical debt and scrutinize certain data furnished by outside entities, according to a multistate settlement announced Wednesday.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:53PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:53PM
A trove of 128 American coins from the late 18th and early 19th centuries has sold for a total of $25.3 million at auction in New York.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:18PM
The U.S. energy drilling boom that took off in 2008 fueled economic growth and boosted hiring, at least through the end of last year. Yet production was thrown into reverse by a plunge in oil prices — from about $110 a barrel last summer to $50 in January.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:13PM
If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:58PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:58PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:53PM
Exxon Mobil Corp. confirmed Wednesday that it has made what it calls a "significant" oil discovery off Guyana in waters also claimed by Venezuela as part of a long-running border dispute between the South American countries.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:38PM
A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Wednesday refused to reopen a disputed auction for the sale of RadioShack's intellectual property, including trademarks and data on some 67 million customers of the electronics retailer.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:28PM
A future regular-season NFL game in Mexico or Germany was discussed by NFL owners Wednesday.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:28PM
A recall of air bags made by Japanese auto parts supplier Takata Corp. now has the dubious distinction of being the largest in U.S. history.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:13PM
In a new study, a team of scientists says there's a definite link between the massive BP oil spill in 2010 and a record number of dolphin deaths along the northern Gulf of Mexico.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:13PM
A second-generation employee of Bernard Madoff who was one of the earliest government cooperators after the massive Ponzi scheme was revealed was sentenced Wednesday to nine months of home detention.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:08PM
Nearly a quarter of U.S. adults who were insured all last year lacked adequate protection from big medical bills based on their income, according to Commonwealth Fund research.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:08PM
Now that Alex Rodriguez has more home runs than lawsuits, the New York Yankees are happy with him.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 1:33PM
Investigators are combing through phone records, locomotive data, radio transmissions and surveillance video to determine if the engineer in last week's deadly Amtrak derailment was using his cellphone while at the controls, federal authorities said Wednesday as union officials offered new details on how the engineer spent the hours before the crash.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 1:28PM
BHP Billiton has agreed to pay $25 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission charges that it violated anti-bribery laws by failing to have a proper system in place to prevent the risk of bribery when it paid for trips of 60 government officials to the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 1:18PM
Mike Babcock moved from one Original Six franchise to another Wednesday, agreeing to an eight-year, $50 million deal to coach the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 1:08PM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday it's his responsibility to hear directly from New England quarterback Tom Brady in his appeal of his four-game suspension in the deflated footballs case.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:53PM
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Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:38PM
Federal Reserve policymakers largely agreed when they met last month that it would be too early to start raising interest rates in June, as they debated whether the economy's winter weakness would fade or persist.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:33PM
A cruise ship that ran aground on a reef near Bermuda departed for Boston on Wednesday after repairs were made to its steering system, officials said.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:18PM
An oil spill from a ruptured onshore pipeline that fouled beaches and threatened wildlife along a scenic stretch of the California coast spread across 9 miles of ocean Wednesday and officials said up to 105,000 gallons may have leaked out.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:13PM
Farmers and other landowners who staked the earliest claims to California's water are last to suffer cutbacks at times of drought under the state's water-rights system. Now the dry spell has become so severe that even some of these 4,000 "senior water rights holders" could be ordered to stop pumping from rivers and streams. A brief primer:
Published May 20th, 2015 - 11:58AM
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul commandeered the Senate floor Wednesday to deliver a nearly 11 hours-long protest against renewal of the Patriot Act, calling the post-Sept. 11 law government intrusion on Americans' privacy.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 11:13AM
A House committee has voted to get rid of labels on packages of meat that say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:53AM
President Barack Obama has argued for action on climate change as a matter of health, environmental protection and international obligation. On Wednesday, he added national security.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:48AM
Retired AC Milan standout Paolo Maldini and TV rights entrepreneur Riccardo Silva are launching the Miami Football Club in the North American Soccer League.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:38AM
If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:28AM
Four of the world's biggest banks agreed Wednesday to pay more than $5 billion in penalties and plead guilty to rigging the currency markets — a rare instance in which federal prosecutors have wrung an admission of criminal wrongdoing from a major financial institution.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:13AM
Los Angeles might be in the NFL's future sooner than anyone thought.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:13AM
French President Francois Hollande is calling on business leaders to get more involved in fighting global warming by financing climate-friendly projects and investing in green technologies.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:13AM
Asian stock markets were lackluster Thursday after China's economy showed new signs of weakness and Fed minutes shed little light on the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 10:08AM
While saying that it is still a music company at heart, Spotify says it is expanding its lineup to include podcasts, news radio and video streaming.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 9:53AM
A high-ranking agent and a telecommunications specialist for the Drug Enforcement Administration were arrested Wednesday on charges they flouted their duties by running a lucrative strip club in New Jersey where prostitution was captured on security video.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 9:48AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $60.67 per barrel at 12 p.m. Thursday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 9:48AM
Hormel reported a record second-quarter profit of $180.2 million Wednesday despite a bird flu scourge that has killed more than 8 million birds in Minnesota.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 9:48AM
It took a price cut to generate a run on Chevrolet's 2015 Spark EV, with savvy car buyers realizing the lower price and federal electric vehicle tax credit can make for a super deal.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 9:28AM
On his first day as general manager of the Boston Bruins, Don Sweeney met with Claude Julien and declined to give his Stanley Cup-winning coach more than a tepid endorsement.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 8:53AM
FIFA came under pressure from sponsors Adidas, Coca-Cola and Visa on Wednesday to push Qatar to deliver reforms for migrant workers as the country rapidly expands to host the 2022 World Cup.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 8:33AM
Bailed-out Cyprus' international creditors say they will help the country implement insolvency and foreclosure laws which they see as essential for banks to deal with their massive burden of bad loans.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 8:33AM
Disney says it has opened its first store in China, calling its new Shanghai location the largest Disney Store in the world.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 8:28AM
From the top of One World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, it really does seem as if you can "see forever."
Published May 20th, 2015 - 8:13AM
Europe's economy has been down so long, even a bit of growth looks like recovery.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 8:08AM
When Alyssa Howes was 4, she lost her sight and started having seizures — up to 20 a day.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 7:53AM
A judge has halted the approval of fracking operations in North Carolina until a higher court weighs in on the legality of the appointment of several boards that manage state resources and the environment.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 7:53AM
A recall of air bags made by Japanese auto parts supplier Takata Corp. now has the dubious distinction of being the largest in U.S. history.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 7:53AM
A judge has ordered North Carolina not to approve any fracking operations until the state Supreme Court rules on a legal question about how state panels are formed.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 7:18AM
The reconstruction of the Gaza Strip is going "far more slowly than expected" after a devastating war between Israel and the Hamas militant group last year, the International Monetary Fund said this week.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 7:13AM
Federal prosecutors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case want to keep evidence they've gathered over the last year and a half from being made public.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:58AM
Industrialist David H. Koch (kohk) and financier Henry R. Kravis have made separate donations totaling $250 million for hospitals and medical research in New York City.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:53AM
Electrolux is recalling a line of Kenmore gas ranges sold exclusively at Sears because of a potential fire hazard.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:33AM
American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (AEO) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $29.1 million.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:28AM
How new or expectant parents navigate the megaworld of baby gear and its precursor, the megaworld of pregnancy gear, is an individual quest.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 6:08AM
Global stocks were mixed on Wednesday as investors became cautious ahead of the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:58AM
Japanese movie studio Toho Co. said Wednesday it is suing Voltage Pictures and a director in a lawsuit complaining that promotions of an upcoming film infringe on its copyright to Godzilla.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:53AM
Hormel reported a record second-quarter profit of $180.2 million Wednesday despite the impacts of bird flu that has killed more than 8 million birds in Minnesota.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:33AM
Johnson & Johnson is predicting big returns from its prescription drug business, both financially and medically, as it develops treatments and strategies to intervene earlier and prevent or reduce the damage from several conditions, including Alzheimer's disease and diabetes.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:28AM
The share price of a leading Chinese manufacturer of solar panels plunged by almost half Wednesday and a second company warned it might face trouble paying its debts.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:28AM
In a May 20 story about a protest outside of McDonald's corporate headquarters near Chicago, The Associated Press erroneously reported that about 100 protesters were arrested. Nobody was arrested at Wednesday's demonstration, but more than 100 people were arrested at a protest there last year.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:13AM
The property developer behind the record-breaking Burj Khalifa skyscraper in Dubai will float shares in its Egyptian subsidiary to raise cash for ongoing and future projects in the North African nation.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 5:13AM
Target is beating Wal-Mart in the race to beef up sales.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:53AM
Some six million Germans are facing difficult commutes after a small train drivers' union began an indefinite strike, paralyzing the country's rail network.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 4:13AM
The U.S. government's restrictions on access to documents and its insistence on secrecy are undermining trust in trans-Atlantic trade talks and anti-terror data exchanges, the European Union's transparency watchdog said Wednesday.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:28AM
Staples suffered a 36 percent decline in first-quarter earnings as businesses increasingly go digital, a shift that has compelled its attempted merger with Office Depot.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 3:18AM
Lowe's sales and profit rose in the first quarter as the housing market began to thaw, but the performance was far from what Wall Street had expected and shares slid 4 percent Wednesday.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:33AM
Swiss bank UBS says it is pleading guilty to wire fraud and is paying $545 million to settle U.S. cases of market manipulation.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 2:18AM
Bank of England policymakers voted unanimously to keep interest rates steady at their meeting this month, even as they hinted that record low rates would have to be lifted eventually.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 1:38AM
There's a new player in the U.S. cable dating game.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 1:13AM
A group of California farmers, in a surprising turnaround, is volunteering to give up a fourth of its available water this year, sharing a resource all but guaranteed to them for more than a century.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:48AM
Federal prosecutors have charged six Chinese nationals, including three who earned advanced degrees from the University of Southern California, with stealing wireless technology from a pair of U.S. companies.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:33AM
As House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi delivered the signature achievement of President Barack Obama's first term: his health care bill. Now Obama's top second-term goal, a major trade deal, hangs in the balance on Capitol Hill and Pelosi is again on the spot.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:18AM
On the sports misery index, Atlanta and Cleveland are hard to beat.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:13AM
There are no "one size fits all" issues for small business in the 2016 presidential campaign. While candidates try to appeal to all small businesses, many owners want very specific things. A sample of what's on the agenda of some individual owners, and two small business advocacy groups:
Published May 19th, 2015 - 10:48PM
Published May 19th, 2015 - 9:08PM
The U.S. government's highway safety agency has become more aggressive in enforcing auto safety rules and Fiat Chrysler and the industry will have to adjust, the company's CEO said Tuesday.
Published May 20th, 2015 - 12:01AM
Nate Waits wakes up before 3 a.m. four days a week to get to his job at a Bentonville distribution center for Wal-Mart Stores Inc., where the former Marine is among more than 92,000 veterans the company has hired in the past two years.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 8:58PM
The Obama administration and Senate Republicans worked in unusual harmony Tuesday to advance major trade legislation opposed by many rank-and-file Democrats, an expanding struggle already leaving a mark on the 2016 campaigns for the White House and control of Congress.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 8:33PM
State Rep. Rick Nelson has defeated four opponents to win the Democratic nomination for state treasurer in Kentucky's primary election.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 8:08PM
The minimum wage in Los Angeles could increase to $15 an hour by 2020 under a plan given initial approval by the City Council.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 7:58PM
Japan's economy grew at a faster-than-expected 2.4 percent annual pace in the January-March quarter, suggesting a recovery is gaining traction despite persisting weakness in corporate and household spending.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 7:08PM
Victims of a 2012 meningitis outbreak caused by a now-closed Massachusetts compounding pharmacy will have access to a $200 million compensation fund, following approval Tuesday by a federal bankruptcy judge.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 6:18PM
Published May 19th, 2015 - 6:13PM
The panel created to prevent a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis said Tuesday that banks and other financial institutions are stronger now but regulators must remain alert to new risks including the danger posed from cyberattack.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 5:53PM
Taylor Swift kick-started the Billboard Music Awards and boosted ABC in the television ratings, too.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 5:18PM
Video from a helmet camera might reveal what went wrong when two men wearing wingsuits and attempting an illegal cliff jump at Yosemite National Park crashed to their deaths, a park official said.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 5:13PM
The Los Angeles City Council gave initial approval Tuesday to raising minimum pay in the nation's second-largest city to $15 an hour by 2020, a key step as wages in America have stagnated.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 5:13PM
Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber said Tuesday that St. Louis will be a top contender for the next round of expansion, probably in 2020, if the city's stadium plans for a new NFL stadium are fulfilled.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 4:33PM
Imprisoned Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff's former controller won't have to go to prison after a prosecutor praised her Tuesday for helping them successfully convict others in his multibillion-dollar fraud.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 4:28PM
U.S. stocks drifted mostly lower Tuesday, led by declines in energy stocks as the price of oil dropped for a fifth day in a row. The Dow Jones industrial average had its fourth straight gain.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 4:08PM
Etsy shares sank after its first earnings report as a publicly traded company showed a hefty quarterly loss due to costs related to restructuring and a tax provision.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 3:53PM
U.S. stocks are drifting mostly lower, led by declines in energy stocks as the price of oil dropped.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 3:53PM
The Obama administration and Senate Republicans worked in unusual harmony Tuesday to advance major trade legislation opposed by many rank-and-file Democrats, an expanding struggle already leaving a mark on the 2016 campaigns for the White House and control of Congress.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 3:48PM
Bolivia's government has temporarily turned some soldiers into bakers, ordering barracks to leaven loaves for the public after bakeries went on strike over the lifting of subsidies on imported flour.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 3:48PM
Wholesale cash prices Tuesday:
Published May 19th, 2015 - 3:28PM
If the U.S. doesn't write the rules of international trade, President Barack Obama warns, China will. In fact, China is already helping write those rules, and in some ways has jumped ahead of the game.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 3:13PM
ConAgra Foods is likely to face a criminal charge now that the U.S. government has completed its investigation of the company's 2007 peanut butter recall.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 2:53PM
Raiders owner Mark Davis walked into a makeshift Black Hole outside The Ritz-Carlton joining a throng of protesters, and vowed to do all he can to keep his team in Oakland. Even as he and Chargers owner Dean Spanos moved ahead on plans for a stadium project in Southern California.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 2:48PM
Asian stocks were mostly higher Wednesday as a rebound in U.S. home construction data and a surprise announcement by the European Central Bank to frontload bond buying sent the greenback higher, giving a boost to Asian exporters.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 2:33PM
Ex-Detroit Lions defensive linesman Ndamukong Suh (ehn-DAHM'-uh-kehn SOO) has put his home in suburban Birmingham up for sale for $3.45 million.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 2:28PM
The NFL players' union has asked a federal court to hold the league and Commissioner Roger Goodell in contempt for not complying with a federal judge's order to send Adrian Peterson's disciplinary case back to an arbitrator.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 2:13PM
The Tennessee Titans have hired outside investigators to review "irregularities" in ticket sales discovered during a team audit.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 2:08PM
Lance Armstrong's legal team argued Tuesday that his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor U.S. Postal Service than they were to him as it detailed part of his defense against a fraud lawsuit filed by the federal government.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:48PM
The players' union has asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from the appeal hearing for Tom Brady in the deflated footballs case.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:38PM
A judge has decided to bar the public from a trial in which estranged heirs of New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson intend to argue that their patriarch was mentally unfit when he ousted them from ownership stakes in the franchises.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:38PM
Raiders owner Mark Davis walked outside the Ritz-Carlton into the throng of protesters and vowed to do all he can to keep his team in Oakland. Even as he and Chargers owner Dean Spanos moved ahead on plans for a stadium project in Southern California.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 6:08PM
The case involved a condominium owned by the development team’s legal representative in another part of Tacoma.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:18PM
A California prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht pleaded guilty Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter and administering drugs.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:18PM
Seattle officials told Secretary of State John Kerry he'd be better off avoiding the city to deliver a major trade speech because of ongoing protests over Arctic drilling that have drawn hundreds of activists on land and sea.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:13PM
In the Wireless & Cashless module provided as part of Money & Markets Extra for the week ending Saturday, May 9, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the only bank using Zumigo's credit card fraud protection services so far is Wells Fargo. It is the only bank to have publicly announced it is using Zumigo's services. The company says the names of other clients are confidential.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 1:08PM
The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders moved a step closer Tuesday to building a new stadium near Los Angeles after a complex land deal was finalized on a site that could become the home of a shared $1.7 billion venue.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 12:58PM
Though a deal has not been completed, Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock had negotiations with the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday regarding the possibility of becoming their next head coach.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 12:58PM
The United Nations is lowering its growth estimate for the global economy this year, saying its previous forecast of 3.1 percent growth in 2015 is now more likely to be 2.8 percent instead.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 12:53PM
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S. history.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 12:53PM
The chief executive officer of United Technologies Corp. warned investment analysts Tuesday to not expect double-digit earnings growth this year because of a strong dollar that's making exports more expensive and pension funding.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 12:38PM
Three Chinese nationals who earned advanced degrees from the University of Southern California and three others have been charged with stealing wireless technology from a pair of U.S. companies.
Published May 19th, 2015 - 12:18PM
United Parcel Service Co. agreed to pay more than $25 million to settle complaints that it kept false records to hide late deliveries and collect more for overnight packages to government customers.
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