Business and Finance

Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee approved a bill Wednesday granting states authority to regulate waste generated from coal burned for electricity...
Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 14
WASHINGTON — Unreasonable workloads and poor leadership at the Veterans Affairs facility in Philadelphia have led to mismanagement and delays in...
Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 26
NEW YORK (AP) — Drugstore chain Walgreens froze pay late last year for a few hundred senior executives as part of a cost-cutting plan. Since August...
Published on April 15, 2015 - Page 1
NEW YORK (AP) — Olive Garden has a tablet for two waiting for you. The Italian restaurant chain said Tuesday it is installing Ziosk computer tablets...
Published on April 15, 2015 - Page 22
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Living in an apartment? Expect your rent to go up again. Renting has gotten increasingly expensive over the last five years. The...
Published on April 14, 2015 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) — Underlining a change across the nation, nearly nine out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive...
Published on April 13, 2015 - Page 12
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A $24 billion sea of red ink has millions of Americans in vulnerable flood zones, including homeowners still struggling to...
Published on April 12, 2015 - Page 24
Dear Mr. Berko: In late 2010, three of us did some research and recommended our investment club buy 200 shares of Medivation at $19. We did, and in...
Published on April 12, 2015 - Page 24
Dear Mr. Berko: I don’t want to miss out on the next Chipotle or Panera Bread. So I decided to buy 500 shares of Shake Shack in my individual...
Published on April 11, 2015 - Page 18
GM: Ignition switch recall is on track DETROIT (AP) — Fourteen months after General Motors started recalling more than 2 million small cars with...
Published on April 10, 2015 - Page 5
DETROIT (AP) — If you live where salt is used to clear the roads of snow and ice, U.S. safety regulators have a message for you: Wash the underside...
Published on April 10, 2015 - Page 10
NEW YORK (AP) — The steep cost of caring for the elderly continues to climb. The median bill for a private room in a nursing home is now $91,250 a...
Published on April 9, 2015 - Page 21
NEW YORK (AP) — Merck & Co. said Wednesday that the Food and Drug Administration granted the pharmaceutical company’s developing hepatitis C...
Published on April 8, 2015 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) — It turns out we may be able to breathe a little easier about the slowdown in hiring last month. A Labor Department report Tuesday...
Published on April 8, 2015 - Page 5
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) —Jack Daniel’s has turned back the latest challenge to a state law that determines which spirits can be marketed as “Tennessee...
Published on April 8, 2015 - Page 22
Summer gas prices expected to be low NEW YORK (AP) — Drivers will see the lowest summer gasoline prices in about 6 years, according to the Energy...
Published on April 8, 2015 - Page 22
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Federal Communications Commission has been asked to look into the issue of robocalls, the automated phone messages favored by...
Published on April 7, 2015 - Page 11
DETROIT (AP) — The government is investigating the Nissan Versa and Versa Note subcompact cars because the driver’s foot can allegedly get caught in...
Published on April 7, 2015 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans hunting for a bargain on a new Beemer, bottle of Chateau Margaux or Hermes handbag thanks to the sliding euro should put...
Published on April 5, 2015 - Page 25
Dear Mr. Berko: I am thinking of investing $15,000 to buy 100 shares of Athenahealth, which was founded by Jonathan Bush, the nephew of George H.W....

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