Business and Finance

Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 11
DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen resisted U.S. government efforts to recall more cars and trucks to fix potentially deadly Takata air bags, telling safety...
Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential candidate, offered this year’s hopefuls advice about a hard-learned lesson: Release...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Thursday that global economic pressures pose risks to the U.S. economy but said it’s...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 11
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it’s starting to look more like a novelty...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 21
DETROIT (AP) — Computers that control cars of the future can be considered drivers just like humans, the federal government’s highway safety agency...
Published on February 10, 2016 - Page 7
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR announced a dramatic overhaul of its business model Tuesday, shifting to a franchise-like system that is intended to provide...
Published on February 10, 2016 - Page 18
NEW YORK (AP) — If you think your stocks are doing poorly, check out the performance of some of the most sophisticated investors, the ones with more...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) —Things looked so clear back when the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate from record lows, and it signaled the...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 24
Dear Mr. Berko: In February of 2009, I wrote you for advice on how to invest $60,000 for safety and appreciation, and you told me to invest $6,000...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 24
Dear Mr. Berko: Our 35-year-old son and his wife buy homes in St. Petersburg, Florida, for $40,000 to $100,000. They fix them up and spend about $10...
Published on February 6, 2016 - Page 22
Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters WASHINGTON (AP) —Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that...
Published on February 5, 2016 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. productivity fell sharply in the final three months of 2015, closing out a fifth straight year of weak gains in worker...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 21
LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — Ford Motor Company is conducting tests at one of its Detroit-area facilities after finding vinyl chloride in groundwater...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 23
NEW YORK (AP) — Cheap oil will be sticking around for a while. That reality is wreaking havoc and causing uncertainty for some governments and...
Published on February 2, 2016 - Page 11
NEW YORK (AP) — After 15 years of near austerity, U.S. airlines are restoring some small perks for passengers crammed into coach. Don’t expect ample...
Published on February 1, 2016 - Page 4
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) —The Friday afternoon email read with remarkable alacrity, given its message: The trip to a Springfield store to buy all-...
Published on January 31, 2016 - Page 4
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) —In the market for a crate of Boston and Harvard hoodies and baby onesies? How about a suitcase full of pork rinds? Seek out your...
Published on January 31, 2016 - Page 20
Dear Mr. Berko: I was considering opening a Shake Shack unit. So I visited several Shake Shack locations in Philadelphia and NYC and those were good...
Published on January 31, 2016 - Page 20
Dear Mr. Berko: I’m 54, a self-employed engineer, married and have over $897,000 in my retirement plan that was worth $1,050,000 at the end of 2015...
Published on January 30, 2016 - Page 11
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A jury has awarded more than $31 million in damages to a former Wal-Mart pharmacist in New Hampshire who claimed she was wrongly...

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