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Published November 12th, 2014 - 11:27AM
Android's sweet new "Lollipop" flavor brings security improvements and easier ways to view and respond to notifications. The new Google software for mobile devices even lets you lend out your phone without worrying about a friend circulating your naked selfies on Facebook.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 10:12AM
Google is remixing the music on its YouTube video site with the addition of ad-free subscription service "Music Key" and a new format designed to make it easier to find millions of songs that can still be played for free.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 9:32AM
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Published November 12th, 2014 - 9:12AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $75.34 per barrel at 12 p.m. Thursday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 9:02AM
The pilot of the Virgin Galactic spaceship that tore apart over the Mojave Desert didn't know his co-pilot had prematurely unlocked its brakes, though protocol for the test flight required the co-pilot to announce the step, federal investigators said Wednesday.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 9:02AM
Three of the biggest U.S. banks, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of America Corp. and Citigroup Inc., have been fined a total of $950 million by U.S. regulators for failing to prevent misconduct in their foreign-exchange trading operations.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 8:39AM
Macy's cut its profit outlook after a sales shortfall in its latest quarter, suggesting that shoppers can expect another discount-laden holiday shopping season.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 8:34AM
About 25,000 pounds of frozen boxed turkeys that an overturned tractor-trailer spilled on a Northern California freeway two weeks before Thanksgiving will be donated to a local food bank.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 8:10AM
Grain futures were higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 8:10AM
Monif Clarke didn't have a social media strategy for her women's clothing company until this year, when she hired a consultant to help her build one.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 7:50AM
American Eagle said Wednesday that reduced costs and markdowns will boost its profit in the third quarter, and the retailer's shares gained ground.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 7:15AM
U.S. wholesale businesses posted a modest gain in their stockpiles in September as sales rebounded from a big decline the previous month.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 6:53AM
Only a handful of people were able to speak on a proposal that could make the tiny Massachusetts town of Westminster the first in the nation to ban all sales of tobacco products when boos and shouts from the crowd shut down the public hearing Wednesday night.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 6:48AM
U.S. stock indexes are opening lower as the market comes off five days of record closes.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 6:18AM
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. said Wednesday that its third-quarter earnings fell 28 percent from a year ago as attendance to its theme parks fell.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 5:38AM
Macy's third-quarter net income rose 23 percent as some expenses fell.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 5:38AM
The Philadelphia 76ers are planning to install a helipad and two large signs on the practice facility and offices the team is planning to build in Camden.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 5:38AM
Cambodia agreed Wednesday to raise the minimum wage in its important clothing industry by 28 percent to $128 a month, falling short of labor unions' $140 proposal.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 5:28AM
The European Union should harmonize tax practices better to counter the sweet deals that countries like Luxembourg have used to attract multinationals and the super-rich, the EU's executive chief said Wednesday.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 4:53AM
BB&T, a commercial bank based in North Carolina, is buying Susquehanna Bancshares in a deal that will broaden the bank's reach into the Mid-Atlantic region.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 4:38AM
Beazer Homes USA Inc. (BZH) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $59.8 million.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 4:18AM
The planned new Dallas Cowboys headquarters and neighboring development will be called the Star in Frisco.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 4:13AM
Soon after turning out the latest James Bond novel, British author William Boyd agreed to write another thriller based on a world famous brand.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 3:43AM
More than three years into the massive cleanup of Japan's tsunami-damaged nuclear power plant, only a tiny fraction of the workers are focused on key tasks such as preparing for the dismantling of the broken reactors and removing radioactive fuel rods.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 3:28AM
The German government's independent panel of economic advisers is forecasting growth of just 1 percent next year, undercutting officials' predictions, and criticizing some government policies.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 3:13AM
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says inflation is "more likely than not" to continue to fall below one percent in the next six months and that growth will be slightly weaker due to a global slowdown.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 2:48AM
The Mideast commercial hub of Dubai opened its first tram line on Wednesday, enticing would-be riders with air-conditioned platforms and a premium section on its sleek cars for those willing to spend a few more dirhams.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 2:38AM
Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan hit a record high this year, rising by seven percent over the 2013 figure and accounting for 90 percent of the world's heroin supply, officials and the United Nations said on Wednesday.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 1:43AM
The United States and China are pledging to move faster to reduce or limit emissions of heat-trapping gases blamed for global warming. China and the U.S. are the world's two largest polluters, and by taking action together, leaders from both countries hope to spur other nations to be equally aggressive as they work to finalize a worldwide climate treaty next year.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 1:38AM
Trillions of dollars change hands every day in the global foreign-exchange markets. Major currencies like dollars, euros and yen are traded in a scantly regulated market dominated by a group of elite banks.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 1:38AM
Don't expect the landmark U.S.-China climate change agreement to nudge the world's rising thermostat downward much on its own, scientists say.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 1:23AM
The Middle East's biggest airline, Emirates, says it earned $514 million in the first six months of its fiscal year as it grew its fleet and more passengers and fuller planes pushed its sales higher.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 1:18AM
Asian stocks were subdued Thursday after Wall Street retreated following five days of record gains but Tokyo gained after a surprise rise in Japan's machinery orders.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 12:58AM
The more your knees quiver, the more the 90 pound board you're perched on, floating above a pillow of air, seems about to shoot out from under your feet. A high-pitched engine scream bounces from the sheet of copper as you swivel and glide your way a few feet forward.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 12:38AM
More than a million small drone aircraft have been sold in the past few years, and a growing number of them are turning up in the skies near airports and airliners, posing a risk of collision. Reports of drone sightings near other planes, helicopters and airfields are reaching the government almost daily, say federal and industry officials.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 3:18AM
Republicans have promised Bill Cassidy a seat on the Senate's energy committee if he defeats Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in Louisiana's runoff election next month, potentially undercutting one of her main arguments for re-election.
Published November 12th, 2014 - 12:13AM
China's largest Internet retailer rang up more than $9 billion during the country's biggest online shopping holiday, smashing last year's figure to set a record for a single day of sales.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 11:28PM
Staff hired to work with the U.S. government's aid agency in Myanmar are preparing to move out of their office following revelations their landlord is a notorious former spymaster who oversaw the imprisonment and torture of thousands of pro-democracy activists.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 11:13PM
A team of doctors rushed to central India on Wednesday after at least 12 women died and dozens of others fell ill following sterilization surgeries in a free, nationwide program aimed at limiting births in the world's second-most populous nation, officials said.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 10:58PM
Traders with nicknames like the "Three Musketeers" and the "A-Team" plotted over Internet chat rooms to manipulate currency markets for years, profiting at the expense of clients — and then congratulating themselves for their brilliance — regulators said Wednesday, as they fined five banks $3.4 billion.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 10:13PM
Amnesty International said Wednesday that 2022 World Cup host nation Qatar is lagging behind on addressing concerns about the abuse of migrant workers six months after it laid out plans for labor reforms.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 9:23PM
Global growth is the buzzword for this weekend's summit of leaders from the 20 biggest industrialized and developing economies and there are high expectations the gathering will deliver an ambitious plan to boost the world's GDP by more than $2 trillion.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:58PM
The United States and China pledged Wednesday to take ambitious action to limit greenhouse gases, aiming to inject fresh momentum into the global fight against climate change ahead of high-stakes climate negotiations next year.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:43PM
Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel has settled a lawsuit against television commentator Nancy Grace and others over comments made on her HLN network show in 2012 about the murder case against him.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 5:18PM
The Bay Area bowl game that will be played in the new Levi's Stadium will be known as the Foster Farms Bowl.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 4:40PM
A shipping line with a lengthy history of serving Alaska from the Port of Tacoma is being acquired by a shipping line with a long record of calling at the Port of Seattle.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 3:53PM
"The Walking Dead" rules as television's most popular drama, but the Nielsen company's viewership totals only give a hint at the extent to which zombies rule.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 3:27PM
In response to a lawsuit, the Port of Seattle says it has the authority under Washington law to increase the minimum wage for some workers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 2:58PM
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Published November 11th, 2014 - 2:38PM
Steady wind patterns from the Atlantic Ocean have long inspired hopes of wind turbines dotting the East Coast.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 2:58PM
Fred Powell was born under the misty mountain ridges that hug southwest Virginia, beneath the Appalachian Trail and where Shenandoah National Park’s Skyline Drive turns into the Blue Ridge Parkway, in a farmhouse his great-great-grandfather built in 1832.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 2:18PM
Yahoo is buying digital video advertising service BrightRoll for $640 million in the Internet company's latest attempt to boost its revenue after years filled mostly with financial futility.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 2:08PM
The stock market eked out another all-time high on Tuesday, but the gains were slight as investors waited for more news on the economy. As the reporting period for the third quarter winds down, companies have again managed to post strong earnings, allaying investors' concern that slowing growth elsewhere in the world would crimp profits.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:58PM
A trade deal between the U.S. and China could end tariffs on $1 trillion in global sales of semiconductors, MRI machines, GPS devices, printer ink cartridges, video game consoles and other high-tech items.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:38PM
Tiny gains were enough to push major U.S. stock indexes to record highs.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:38PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:18PM
A takeout restaurant that serves food from countries with which the United States is at odds plans to reopen as police investigate a death threat that prompted its closure.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:08PM
Labor woes at major West Coast sea ports have slowed the export of a record crop of Washington apples and endangered big Christmas season shipments of the fruit to Central American nations.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:08PM
A sports memorabilia dealer who sued the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning for allegedly doctoring equipment to make it appear game-worn has scored a legal victory.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 12:38PM
Grain futures were higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 12:38PM
Grain futures were mostly higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:43PM
President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping sought to play down points of tension between their two nations Wednesday, unveiling a flurry of agreements on climate change, military cooperation and trade, while casting their own burgeoning relationship as candid and productive.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 11:58AM
The graceful movement was enough to get the full attention of Adam Scott, who knows a good golf swing when he sees one.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 10:38AM
The international news channel CNN says it will halt broadcasting in Russia due to recent changes in media legislation.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 10:33AM
The recent Europe-wide health check on banks is producing results for Italy, whose top two lenders on Tuesday posted a strong rise in quarterly profits after cleaning up their finances in anticipation of the test.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 10:13AM
A European Union court ruled Tuesday that Germany was within its rights to refuse jobless benefits to an immigrant from Romania who made no effort to seek work in Germany, a decision that comes amid concern over perceived welfare abuse by migrants from poorer EU nations.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 9:58AM
Qatar's sports minister says the 2022 World Cup will set a benchmark of excellence that will be "almost impossible to beat" and promised in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press that the Gulf nation will implement labor reforms in the next few months.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 9:58AM
Spotify's Swedish CEO voiced disappointment Tuesday that Taylor Swift pulled her music off the popular music streaming service, denying claims it's making money "on the backs of artists."
Published November 11th, 2014 - 9:08AM
Qatar's sports minister says the 2022 World Cup will set a benchmark of excellence that will be "almost impossible to beat" and promised in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press that the Gulf nation will implement labor reforms in the next few months.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 9:03AM
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending November 10, 2014:
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:58AM
iBook charts for week ending November 10, 2014:
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:48AM
Socialism has embraced Barbie, just in time for Christmas.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:43AM
Representatives from over 60 U.S. companies wrapped up Tuesday a two-day visit to Egypt described as the largest such delegation in history that aimed to explore potential businesses to boost the country's ailing economy. But critics say the visit strikes the wrong tone amid a government crackdown on freedoms.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:38AM
Russian soccer teams are facing a severe financial squeeze, with the Ukraine conflict and plummeting ruble leaving clubs short of money but with soaring wage bills.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:38AM
Germany's largest industrial union is calling for a 5.5 percent pay increase next year for some 3.7 million workers in Europe's biggest economy.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:38AM
Gym classes that promise a plump posterior are in high demand. A surgery that pumps fat into the buttocks is gaining popularity. And padded panties that give the appearance of a rounder rump are selling out.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 8:18AM
Argentina's government is again questioning a U.S. judge's impartiality in a long legal battle with creditors over bonds left over from the country's default in 2001.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:58AM
Italian bank UniCredit reported profits more than doubled in the second quarter, exceeding market expectations.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:48AM
A big-money war is brewing over the meaning of America’s best-selling condiment: mayonnaise.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:38AM
Hortonworks, a business software company that counts Yahoo and Hewlett-Packard as customers and investors, said that it plans to become a public company.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:23AM
A project dubbed "SolaRoad" gets underway in the Netherlands this week, testing roadways as a potential canvas to collect solar energy. Fittingly for the cycle-crazy Dutch, the first SolaRoad is a bike path not far from Amsterdam.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 7:18AM
U.S. stock indexes are little changed in early trading as the market comes off a string of record closes.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 6:38AM
Army reservist Dennis Rances had a general idea of how he would spend Veterans Day with his military friends, and none of it required money.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 6:05AM
You have to break some eggs to make an omelet and, according to a lawsuit from the maker of Hellmann's, the same goes for mayonnaise.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 5:32AM
Buffeted by persistent cyberattacks, Tibetan monks are giving new meaning to their ancient creed: Detach from attachments.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 5:32AM
Two senior officials of an Afghan bank that collapsed beneath almost $1 billion in debt were sentenced in a Kabul court on Tuesday to 15 years prison each for embezzlement and fraud.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 5:32AM
Italian bank Intesa SanPaolo SpA says its third-quarter profits more than doubled as it benefited from higher interest income and commissions.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 5:12AM
Russia signed a contract Tuesday to build two more nuclear reactors in Iran to be possibly followed by another six, a move intended to cement closer ties between the two nations.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 4:42AM
At least 11 Indian women are dead and 20 others seriously ill Wednesday after undergoing free sterilization operations, highlighting the risks women face in reproductive health in a country struggling with high population growth and widespread poverty.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 2:12AM
Shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk has posted a 30 percent increase in quarterly profits as higher freight volumes and rates offset falling oil prices.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:52AM
Russian football clubs are facing a severe financial squeeze as the Ukraine conflict and a plummeting ruble leave clubs short of money but with soaring wage bills.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:52AM
Leaders of Asia-Pacific economies agreed Tuesday to begin work toward possible adoption of a Chinese-backed free-trade pact, giving Beijing a victory in its push for a bigger role in managing global commerce.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:32AM
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is downplaying the significance of a new policy that the United Auto Workers has characterized as an avenue toward union recognition the Chattanooga Volkswagen factory.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 1:32AM
Asian stocks rose Wednesday, led by Tokyo's Nikkei index, which hit a fresh seven-year high as the yen slumped further amid speculation of a snap Japanese election. In the absence of big moves on Wall Street, sentiment was also fuelled by hopes that Japan's government would put off a tax hike.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 12:47AM
As importers struggle to get their products from massive ships docking at West Coast ports onto store shelves, dockworkers and their employers are negotiating a new contract.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 12:32AM
President Barack Obama on Monday waded into the debate over "net neutrality" by suggesting that Internet service should be regulated more heavily to protect consumers.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 12:27AM
Ground zero in the nation's fight against cybercrime hides in plain sight, in a nondescript suburban office building with no government seals or signs.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 11:32PM
The booming new marijuana industry has an image problem. Not with government officials and the public — but with other businesses.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 3:43PM
Let's say President Barack Obama gets his way and high-speed Internet service providers are governed by the same U.S. regulations imposed on telephone companies 80 years ago.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:32PM
Wireless? Bar codes? What's the best way to pay with your phone?
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:27PM
Attempt at your own risk: For an entire week, I left all my cash and credit cards at home to see how well wallet-free mobile services work in the real world.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:12PM
Russell Barnett, a Ford dealer in Tennessee, is ready for aluminum.
Published November 11th, 2014 - 9:41AM
The inaugural edition arrived on Saturday afternoon as 20 adults riding a school bus visited three retail marijuana shops and an artisan glass store.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:23PM
Microsoft has unveiled a cheaper smartphone, costing about 110 euros ($135), as it eyes emerging and other low-cost markets for growth.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:08PM
President Barack Obama says the United States and China have reached an "understanding" in negotiations to eliminate tariffs on high-tech goods.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 6:05PM
Chris Young can earn up to $6,325,000 under his one-year contract with the New York Yankees.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 6:05PM
A summit of 21 Asia-Pacific economies is underway outside Beijing amid China's efforts to boost its status as a regional leader in trade and finance.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 5:55PM
Chinese President Xi Jinping called on Asia-Pacific leaders Tuesday to strengthen trade ties at a summit Beijing is using to boost its role as a regional power with a flurry of trade and finance pacts.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 5:15PM
Tennessee will call each of its teams the Volunteers, phasing out the Lady Volunteers nickname for all women's sports other than basketball starting next year.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 4:45PM
Delta Air Lines will begin using Porsches to help some elite-level flyers make connections at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
Published November 10th, 2014 - 4:25PM
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment Corp. on Monday reported a wider third-quarter loss, sending the casino company's shares plunging in extended trading.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 4:43PM
Productivity increased Monday on the Tacoma waterfront after a weekend of negotiations between the Longshore union and the Pacific Maritime Association
Published November 10th, 2014 - 3:25PM
Opponents of Obamacare on Monday asked that an appeals court case on the Affordable Care Act be delayed because the Supreme Court is stepping into a separate case covering the same legal ground.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 3:10PM
An upcoming policy change by Volkswagen would clear the way for the United Auto Workers to become the first union to bargain on behalf of employees at a foreign automaker in the South, the UAW said Monday.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 3:00PM
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Published November 10th, 2014 - 3:00PM
Six environmental groups sued Monday to throw out a federal agency rule that concludes oil exploration off Alaska's northwest coast has a negligible effect on walrus.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 2:45PM
Medicare may soon begin paying for yearly scans to detect lung cancer in certain current or former heavy smokers.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 2:05PM
Google has signed a long-term lease for part of a historic Navy air base, where it plans to renovate three massive hangars and use them for projects involving aviation, space exploration and robotics.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 2:00PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:45PM
Michelle Obama is telling women to be bold in their next career step.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:40PM
President Barack Obama on Monday waded into the debate over "net neutrality" by suggesting that Internet service should be regulated more heavily to protect consumers.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:40PM
U.S. stock indexes are edging further into record territory as the market extends a three-week advance. Stocks are trading at record levels, having rebounded following a sharp slump at the beginning of October. Improving company earnings and signs that the U.S. economy remains solid, despite growth lagging overseas, are encouraging stock investors.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:40PM
A federal administrative law judge in Baltimore has given preliminary approval to a $6.6 million settlement for more than 570 current and former Social Security Administration employees with disabilities.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:25PM
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction, with rates on three-month bills rising to their highest level since August and rates on six-month bills unchanged.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:25PM
Wholesale cash prices Tuesday:
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:15PM
U.S. stock indexes are edging further into record territory as the market extends a three-week advance.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:15PM
McDonald's is recalling a Hello Kitty-themed whistle given to children in Happy Meals, citing a chance they could choke on some of its parts.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 4:37PM
The problem is that investors who get lost in that swirl of emotions are likely to suffer losses because of it.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 12:40PM
BP's call for the ouster of the administrator of damage settlement claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill was rejected Monday by a federal judge.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 12:30PM
Grain futures were mixed Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 12:30PM
The chairman and CEO of energy giant Continental Resources Inc. must pay his ex-wife nearly $1 billion as part of a divorce settlement, an Oklahoma judge ruled Monday.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 12:10PM
An upscale New Jersey mall can't stop the release of surveillance videos related to the fatal carjacking of a young lawyer there last December.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 1:58PM
On the eve of Veterans Day, the Veterans Affairs Department announced a reorganization Monday designed to make it easier for veterans to gain access to the sprawling department and its maze-like websites.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 11:40AM
Dean Foods Co. shares soared Monday after the dairy company reported a much smaller loss than expected for its third quarter and projected a profit for the fourth quarter and a smaller loss than expected for the full year.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 11:25AM
Even as President Barack Obama prepares to take executive action on immigration, an incoming GOP Senate chairman said Monday he is working on a border security bill and will aim to move it once the new Republican-controlled Congress convenes in January.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 11:25AM
New Jersey rocker Jon Bon Jovi was one of a host of heavy hitters to support the launch Monday of a middle-class advocacy group led by a potential gubernatorial hopeful.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 10:21AM
The Associated Press on Monday demanded assurances from the Justice Department that the FBI will never again impersonate a member of the news media, following revelations that an agent in Seattle portrayed himself as an AP journalist during a criminal investigation.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 10:15AM
Part of the Clark County long-range regional transportation plan sounds familiar: It calls for replacing the Interstate 5 bridge between Vancouver and Portland.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:25AM
Google is launching a campaign to help fight Ebola by contributing $2 for every dollar people donate to a slew of nonprofits such as Save the Children and the Doctors Without Borders.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:15AM
U.S. stocks are edging higher in midday trading, keeping major indexes at record highs.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:15AM
This Illinois city already was struggling when Tara Holycross and her friends were kids riding their bikes to Custard Cup, swimming at the park district pool and hanging out in the Wendy's parking lot.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:05AM
Target is planning to offer Black Friday deals before the Thanksgiving holiday, in its latest move to boost sluggish sales heading into the holiday shopping season.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:05AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $76.72 per barrel at 12 p.m. Tuesday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 9:05AM
Cable company stocks fell sharply Monday after President Obama called for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet access as a utility.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:40AM
In a story Nov. 1 about a cruise ship that ran aground in northern Norway, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the ship was involved in a similar incident in March. That incident was in March 2013.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:05AM
Duke Energy said Monday that the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission have granted early termination of the waiting period tied to the $2.8 billion sale of its non-regulated Midwest commercial generation business to Dynegy Inc.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:05AM
Two Mark Rothko paintings owned by Listerine fortune heir Rachel "Bunny" Mellon fetched more than $76 million at a Sotheby's auction of post-war and contemporary art on Monday.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:00AM
Grain futures were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:55AM
The U.S. Postal Service said Monday it is the victim of a cyberattack and that information about its employees, including Social Security numbers, may have been compromised.
Published November 10th, 2014 - 8:00AM
Smartphone case maker OtterBox is replacing its CEO following the global expansion of the Fort Collins, Colorado-based company.
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