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Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:52PM
Nielsen said Wednesday it is buying eXelate, a company that provides data and technology to buy and sell ads that get seen by the right audience.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:42PM
Several thousand demonstrators in Cyprus are calling for an end to government austerity policies they say have driven many in the bailed-out country to poverty.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:27PM
A New York Mets fan has put his displeasure with the team's ownership on full display.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:23PM
Ticket sales for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium have been brisk.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:18PM
Jack Daniel's maker Brown-Forman Corp. said Wednesday that its third-quarter profit rose 5 percent, led by strong demand for its pricier American whiskeys and broad sales growth in the U.S. and overseas.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:03PM
Before he was in Major League Soccer, Zach Scott worked in accounting, as a coach and as a substitute teacher to pay the bills while he played in pro soccer's lower division.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 11:53AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $49.84 per barrel at 12 p.m. Wednesday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 11:48AM
Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson expects the price of oil to remain low over the next two years because of ample global supplies and relatively weak economic growth.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 11:33AM
The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 11:03AM
Mayor Marty Walsh is defending Boston's 2024 Olympic bid in some of his strongest terms yet, saying that — win or lose — the pursuit of the games represents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the city and would not leave taxpayers shouldering a massive bill.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 11:21AM
In the pecking order of who gets paid when a retailer goes belly up, customers are considered unsecured creditors. That means if they don’t use their cards while stores are still open, consumers have less protection in a bankruptcy than, say, a bank lender.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 10:08AM
Grain futures were lower Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:33AM
Executives with Lumber Liquidators backed out of an investor conference in Florida where they were expected to appear Wednesday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:13AM
The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Alabama should have the chance to justify a fuel sales tax that it assesses on railroads but not on competitors in the trucking and barge industries.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 9:03AM
Professional pucks will be back on ESPN.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:32PM
Chinese stocks led Asian markets lower on Thursday after the country's leaders cut the annual growth target for the world's No. 2 economy.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 8:53AM
U.S. services firms' activity rose at a slightly faster rate in February, powered by hotels, restaurants and wholesalers.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 7:13AM
Abercrombie & Fitch's fiscal fourth-quarter profit beat analysts' expectations, helped by expense control efforts. But the teen clothing retailer's revenue came up short and a top executive warned the first half performance would remain challenging.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:48AM
Poland's central bank has cut its key interest rate by half a percentage point to a historic low of 1.5 percent amid concerns over deflation, a sustained drop in consumer prices that can hurt the economy.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:28AM
U.S. businesses added more than 200,000 jobs in February for the 13th straight month, a private survey found. It was the latest sign that strong hiring should boost the economy this year.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:23AM
Brown-Forman Corp. (BF.B) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $186 million.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:32PM
A rebel-held city scarred by months of conflict in eastern Ukraine suffered more tragedy Wednesday when a methane gas explosion in a coal mine killed at least 24 workers and left nine missing.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:08AM
A former software engineer from suburban Chicago who pleaded guilty in 2012 to stealing source code from a U.S. electronic trading company for a project in China isn't going to prison.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 5:08AM
Militants purportedly from the Islamic State group attacked an oil field near Libya's central coast, prompting a counterattack by the country's Islamist-backed government that included airstrikes, an official said Wednesday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 4:28AM
A European Union high court has handed Britain and its London financial hub a victory by ruling against a European Central Bank decision that would have forced financial institutions clearing trades in euros to be based in the eurozone.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 3:08AM
The 19-country eurozone's economy is kicking into a higher gear thanks to falling oil prices and the lower euro, but the recovery is still far short of that experienced by the U.S.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:23AM
The first set of lawsuits stemming from the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco two years ago have been settled, but dozens of additional cases remain after the accident that killed three Chinese teenagers and injured nearly 200 people.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 2:18AM
A prominent senior partner at a Silicon Valley venture capital firm testified Wednesday that he was a loyal supporter of a woman who is now suing the company for sex discrimination.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:08PM
Sharply divided along familiar lines, the Supreme Court took up a politically charged new challenge to President Barack Obama's health overhaul Wednesday in a dispute over the tax subsidies that make insurance affordable for millions of Americans.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:53AM
From the United States to Asia to Europe, a global economy that many had feared was faltering appears poised for a resurgence on the strength of cheap oil and falling interest rates.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:28AM
In Europe, SUV now stands for: Shrinking Utility Vehicle.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:23AM
China played down U.S. concerns that proposed anti-terror legislation would give the Chinese government sweeping power to police electronic communications and marginalize foreign companies fighting for a share of China's $465 billion technology market, saying Wednesday that the law is purely designed to address domestic security issues.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 1:13AM
A bankruptcy court judge says more time is needed to seek higher bids for Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:18AM
European stocks mostly gained while Asian markets faltered Wednesday as investors monitored upbeat eurozone economic data and looked ahead to U.S. indicators.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 12:13AM
The inquiry into the biggest corruption scandal yet uncovered in Brazil entered an expansive new phase, as the attorney general formally requested the Supreme Court's permission to open investigations against 54 people, most expected to be top political figures.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 11:23PM
The first hint that I didn't belong came when they were handing out jerseys.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 9:33PM
More than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline, attorneys for the passengers and airline said in a court filing Tuesday.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 9:28PM
Sony plans on putting its virtual-reality headset on consumers' noggins next year.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 9:28PM
The Federal Reserve has worked hard to correct the mistakes exposed by the 2008 financial crisis, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday.
Published March 4th, 2015 - 6:30AM
Refinery shutdowns, maintenance updates and conversion to summer blends cut gasoline availability despite crude glut.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:13PM
The type of asset swap New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson is attempting to try to regain complete control of his business interests from recently estranged heirs is being challenged in a new lawsuit in Texas.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:08PM
Brazil's attorney general on Tuesday asked the nation's Supreme Court for permission to investigate 54 people, the majority top political figures, for alleged involvement in what prosecutors say is the country's largest corruption scandal yet uncovered.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:53PM
Shares of Career Education Corp. surged in after-market trading Tuesday after the for-profit education company posted a smaller quarterly loss than Wall Street expected.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:43PM
The Curiosity rover has temporarily stopped work on Mars while NASA engineers investigate a short circuit.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:03PM
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending March 2, 2015:
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:03PM
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Published March 3rd, 2015 - 6:33PM
Fed Chair Janet Yellen may have gotten a job promotion last year, but her total assets don't appear to have gotten a bump.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 6:23PM
A glut of crude oil has pushed the amount of crude in the U.S. to record levels. Here are the biggest crude storage fields in the U.S., and how much they can hold, according to the market data provider Genscape.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:48PM
Americans may just be getting used to mobile pay, but consumers in many African countries have been paying with their phones for years. Now payment processors Visa and MasterCard want to get a slice of that market, and are launching card services aimed at Africa's growing mobile payment industry.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:33PM
U.S. stock indexes closed lower Tuesday, pulling the Nasdaq composite index back below 5,000. The decline came a day after the Nasdaq closed above that milestone for the first time since the dot-com era 15 years ago.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:23PM
Greece's new left-wing government is promising to spend 200 million euros ($234 million) this year on assistance programs for people pushed into "extreme poverty" by the financial crisis.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:08PM
Target Corp. is cutting several thousand jobs as part of a plan to eliminate $2 billion in costs over the next two years.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:58PM
U.S. stock indexes are closing slightly lower, pulling the Nasdaq composite index back below 5,000.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:48PM
Viewers said farewell to Amy Poehler and the gang of Pawnee, Indiana, bureaucrats on NBC's "Parks and Recreation," in a finale that made more of a dent online than on television.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:32PM
Longshore crews making substantial progress handling nearly four months worth of containers backed up at Tacoma terminals.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:18PM
As a major wireless show continues this week in Barcelona, Spain, Apple is highlighting the capabilities of its iPhone cameras with a gallery of photos taken by its users around the world.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:08PM
The Boston-area public transit agency outlined several options Tuesday for compensating passengers who endured weeks of delays, cancellations and system-wide shutdowns as more than 8 feet of snow battered the region.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:43PM
The U.S. government's highway safety agency has closed an investigation into reports of Michelin truck tire failures without seeking a recall.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:38PM
The Associated Press Central all-district boys and girls high school teams, as selected by a media panel from the district, with height, year and regular-season scoring average:
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:33PM
A New York City lawmaker said at a hearing Tuesday that he didn't have confidence in the leadership of the private health provider awarded a $126 million contract to administer health care at the Rikers Island jail complex.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:28PM
Insurance coverage for millions of people is riding on the latest politically charged Supreme Court clash over President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:04PM
Residents of Pierce County who refinanced their home loans saved more than $66 million in 2013, according to a report out Tuesday (March 3) from the financial data firm SmartAssets.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 2:58PM
As the number of U.S. drilling rigs plummets by a third and thousands in the industry face layoffs, oil companies are focusing on an effort to convince Congress to lift the longstanding ban on oil exports.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 2:48PM
The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Feb. 23 to Sunday, March 2 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 2:48PM
The Food and Drug Administration is warning doctors against over-prescribing testosterone-boosting drugs for men, saying the popular treatments have not been established as safe or effective for common age-related issues like low libido and fatigue.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 2:08PM
The world's central banks are injecting a new complication into the Federal Reserve's decision on when to raise interest rates from record lows:
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 1:13PM
App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 2, 2015:
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 1:08PM
The head of the Federal Communications Commission is taking the defense of new Internet regulations on the road.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:58PM
Former fan favorite Vlade Divac has rejoined the Sacramento Kings as vice president of basketball and franchise operations, a job that will include advising the front office and coaching staff.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:48PM
A legendary billionaire investor defended his Silicon Valley venture capital firm Tuesday while testifying in a high-profile sex discrimination lawsuit that has accused the firm of being an all-boys club where women were denied chances to advance and treated as second-class citizens.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:28PM
The marketing agency that represents Jameis Winston is trying to trademark "Famous Jameis," the popular nickname for the Heisman Trophy during his two years at Florida State.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:27PM
In this year’s letter, Warren Buffett acknowledges the crossover between business acumen and investment success.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:23PM
Two major U.S airlines say they will no longer accept rechargeable battery shipments as new government tests confirm that explosions and violent fires are likely to occur when large numbers of batteries enclosed in cargo containers overheat.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:03PM
European Union officials say they have broken up a cross-border gang responsible for cheating EU member countries of 150 million euros ($168 million) in tax revenue.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 11:33AM
U.S. safety regulators are adding two models to an investigation of Ford Motor Co. door latches that may not close properly.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 11:13AM
Pfizer's blockbuster vaccine against pneumonia and other bacterial infections has won another approval, for use in European Union residents aged 18 and older.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 11:03AM
The Chicago Cubs say they will seek permission to work longer hours on renovations at Wrigley Field, but not to work 24 hours a day.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 11:03AM
Before they begin scooping fish out of the ocean, many trawl nets are born at a factory off Day Road.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:58AM
Delta Air Lines Inc. said Tuesday that a key revenue measure fell 1.5 percent in February mostly because the strong dollar reduced the value of international ticket sales.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:53AM
Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., said Tuesday that she would introduce legislation to speed up the approval of new regulations to improve oil train safety.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:53AM
A British investor who made millions in Russia before his lawyer was imprisoned and died is calling for an international investigation into the killing of Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:53AM
Authorities in Philadelphia have charged a federal immigration agent accused of stealing from a prisoner he was assigned to transport, the city's district attorney said Tuesday.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:33AM
Gadget lovers from around the world are in Barcelona to view the latest in handheld and wireless technology.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:28AM
The U.S. Department of Justice says JPMorgan Chase will pay $50 million to 25,000 homeowners for failing to properly review payment-change notices sent to homeowners who were in bankruptcy.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 10:13AM
Russia's sinking economy is putting up a major hurdle for Ford Motor Co. and General Motors as the U.S. automakers fight to return to profitability in Europe after years of losses.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:43AM
A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that federal courts can hear a dispute over Colorado's Internet tax law. One justice suggested it was time to reconsider the ban on state collection of sales taxes from companies outside their borders.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:43AM
U.S. safety regulators are investigating reports of steering problems that could affect up to 1,500 Pierce fire trucks nationwide.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:38AM
Tensions between FIFA and Europe's top clubs over the 2022 World Cup have been calmed by a meeting between Sepp Blatter and Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 9:23AM
Asian stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday after Wall Street declined and investors looked ahead to U.S. economic data and China's announcement of its annual growth target.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:28AM
Top business executives are pressing Congress to give President Barack Obama greater authority to negotiate international trade deals, citing the potential for increased hiring in the United States and greater competitiveness for their companies overseas.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:23AM
With tens of millions of gamers now regularly spectating video games online and in real-world arenas, game developers looking to create the next "StarCraft" or "League of Legends" might learn a few lessons at this year's Game Developers Conference.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 8:18AM
Popeyes CEO Cheryl Bachelder isn't shy about sharing her opinion of competitors' chicken.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:38AM
Bitterly admitting defeat, the Republican-controlled Congress sent legislation to President Barack Obama on Tuesday that funds the Department of Homeland Security without any of the immigration-related concessions they demanded for months.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:33AM
A lawyer for phone-hacking victims says the illegal practice was "rife" at tabloids owned by Britain's Trinity Mirror PLC.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 6:23AM
Taser International, the stun-gun maker emerging as a leading supplier of body cameras, has cultivated financial ties to police chiefs whose departments have bought the recording devices, raising conflict-of-interest questions.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 6:03AM
February threw snowstorms and other roadblocks at the auto industry, but U.S. sales of new cars and trucks are still poised to hit their highest level in more than a decade this year.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:58AM
China played down U.S. concerns that proposed anti-terror legislation would give the Chinese government sweeping power to police electronic communications and marginalize foreign companies fighting for a share of China's $465 billion technology market, saying Tuesday that the law is purely designed to address domestic security issues.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:23AM
AutoZone Inc. (AZO) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $211.7 million.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:18AM
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $155.5 million.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:13AM
Best Buy Co. raised its quarterly dividend 21 percent and plans to give shareholders an additional one-time payment after the nation's largest electronics chain reported a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 5:08AM
Best Buy Co. (BBY) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $519 million.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:53AM
Football in the sun-drenched Mediterranean island of Cyprus is riddled with match-fixing by referees, an operation designed to line the pockets of soccer officials and politicians, according to a senior Cypriot referee.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:48AM
Global stock markets were lackluster Tuesday despite a milestone for the Nasdaq, as investors looked ahead to the release of China's growth target.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:23AM
Personal finance company Springleaf Holdings is buying Citigroup's OneMain Financial for $4.25 billion.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 4:18AM
Roma president and American investor James Pallotta remains optimistic that construction will begin on a new stadium inspired by the Colosseum by the end of the year.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:53AM
The United Arab Emirates' budget carrier flydubai, in its fifth year of operation, has turned a profit of $68 million out of total revenue of $1.2 billion last year.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:28AM
The Philippine government has ordered the suspension of all exploration at an offshore oil and gas field because of an ongoing territorial dispute with China, a Filipino-British company said.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 3:03AM
The Russian government's rainy-day fund has shrunk by almost 10 percent in dollar terms in February after the state sought to fill a hole in its budget, where revenues have suffered due to low oil prices.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 1:48AM
Official data show that Switzerland's economy expanded by a stronger-than-expected 0.6 percent in the fourth quarter, the last before the country's central bank abandoned its effort to cap the Swiss franc's value against the euro.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 1:43AM
Barclays' fourth-quarter loss widened as the costs of correcting past problems overshadowed progress in streamlining the bank's business after the global financial crisis.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:48AM
Glencore PLC says its net earnings declined 7 percent last year as the commodities and mining group took charges of $1.1 billion stemming in part from lower commodity prices.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:43AM
A deal between Japan and the U.S. needed to move ahead with a Pacific Rim trade pact is possible by this spring, a top Japanese trade negotiator said Tuesday.
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 12:13AM
Casino revenue in the world gambling capital of Macau plunged by nearly half last month as fewer Chinese high-rollers visited during the busy Lunar New Year holiday, according to a report Tuesday.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 9:58PM
A Disneyland memorabilia collector has taken a cue from the movie "Frozen" and decided to "Let It Go."
Published March 3rd, 2015 - 7:13AM
The U.S. economy was weaker than first thought for the final three months of 2014, growing at an annual rate of 2.2 percent, the government reported Friday.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 8:03PM
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The gambling gods were not kind to Caesars Entertainment Corp. in the fourth quarter.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 6:58PM
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills rising, while rates on three-month bills dipped to their lowest level since mid-October.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 6:48PM
High-end smartphones from Samsung and HTC have gotten much of the attention at this week's wireless show in Barcelona, Spain, but cheaper options are coming from Microsoft, Lenovo and others too. Meanwhile, Google and Facebook are working on giving people more ways to use those devices.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 6:48PM
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Published March 2nd, 2015 - 6:38PM
Drugmaker Mylan on Monday reported an adjusted profit that topped analyst expectations.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 5:53PM
If you're shopping at Costco, you'll need a new credit card to pay for those family-sized packs of chicken breasts or toilet paper.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 5:23PM
The CEO of Volkswagen AG is staying with his cautious outlook for this year, saying it's a "balanced statement" based on growth in the U.S., Europe and China versus trouble spots such as Russia and Brazil.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 5:23PM
Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive says it would be best to wait until after the NCAA's new initial eligibility standards take effect in 2016 before considering whether to keep freshmen off the field.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 5:13PM
A gag order in the criminal case of the West Virginia coal mine explosion that killed 29 men violates the First Amendment by barring virtually anyone from discussing it publicly, a lawyer for media organizations said Monday.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 5:03PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:53PM
There is a defensive end heading for free agency who had 15 sacks in his last full season. The kind of player a team can build a pass rush around, if he were spending more time on the football field and less in the courts fighting domestic abuse charges.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:53PM
Sci-fi solutions or making friends one at a time? Google and Facebook want more people online, searching around and clicking on ads. And they are finding new ways to make it happen — from selling smartphone data plans, to using solar-powered drone aircraft as floating cell towers to partnering with telecom providers in the developing world to get people hooked on apps.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:48PM
The nation's system for guiding planes and other aircraft is at "increased and unnecessary risk" of being hacked, according to a report by government watchdog released Monday.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:48PM
City University of New York is returning thousands of dollars to about 150 immigrant students who live illegally in the U.S. and overpaid for their tuition.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:33PM
Will Smith's crime caper "Focus" debuted with $18.7 million, according to final figures Monday, while the previous North American box office leader, "Fifty Shades of Grey," sunk to fourth place.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:33PM
The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, your Internet was probably still dial-up, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:28PM
The Nasdaq composite index closed above 5,000 Monday for the first time since the dot-com bubble peaked 15 years ago. It was only the third time the index has closed above 5,000 in its 44-year history. The other two were March 10, 2000, when it closed at a record high of 5,048, and the day before.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:28PM
The company that operates the state's commuter rail system has been fined more than $434,000 after nearly two-thirds of the trains were late or canceled during the heavy snowfalls that pounded the region last month, transit officials said Monday.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 4:13PM
Authorities say an SUV driven by an elderly woman has been hit by a train at a crossing in New York, about 40 miles south of a fatal crash last month that killed six.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 3:38PM
Wholesale cash prices Tuesday:
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 6:31PM
Forty-four Internal Revenue System Tax Assistance Centers – including those in Tacoma, Silverdale and Seattle – have been enlisted to provide appointments for taxpayers who need help preparing their returns.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 3:33PM
Grain futures were mostly higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 3:33PM
Grain futures were lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 3:18PM
A Senate rule to make it harder for that chamber to take action on new taxes is unconstitutional, according to a ruling issued Monday by Lt. Gov. Brad Owen.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 3:14PM
Interfor plans to increase production at Tacoma lumber mill
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 2:58PM
Search giant, self-driving car developer, smartphone and tablet maker. Turned data plan provider?
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 2:48PM
Scandinavian Airlines canceled some 50 flights to and from Denmark on Monday after a four-day protest strike by 1,300 cabin crew members in Denmark, but most had returned to work by the evening, the airline said.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 2:38PM
When the Chicago Cubs open their season at Wrigley Field next month, players and fans alike may feel a bit like a homeowner who lives in a house where workers are tearing apart the kitchen.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 2:03PM
With their playoff position in peril, the San Jose Sharks dealt away some of their pending unrestricted free agents in their latest move toward the future.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 1:51PM
Local residents volunteer more than their peers in the U.S., but they eat dinner with family members less often than South Dakotans.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 1:33PM
Apologies didn't sway a Nevada judge who sentenced a man on Monday to four to 10 years in prison for setting fire to a pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued after sprinklers doused flames.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 12:28PM
Lumber Liquidators is refuting a "60 Minutes" report that raised health concerns about some of its laminate flooring products and pushed its stock price to its lowest level in more than two years.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 12:18PM
Lost that charger again for your cellphone or tablet? Hate sorting heaps of wires to charge various devices?
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 11:43AM
The Columbus Blue Jackets traded away one of their most productive defensemen. But general manager Jarmo Kekalainen says younger replacements are already on the roster.
Published March 2nd, 2015 - 11:23AM
Morgan Stanley, which agreed to a $2.6 billion settlement with the federal government last week, says it expects to be sued by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman over subprime mortgage bonds.
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