Business and Finance

Published on August 25, 2016 - Page 6
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in nine U.S. states that have been hard-hit by coal layoffs are being promised more than 3,000 jobs in several...
Published on August 25, 2016 - Page 6
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday rejected legislation to increase the sales of smart guns, saying the measure would make the...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July to the fastest pace in nearly nine years, the latest sign that low...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Social Security Administration has rolled back extra security measures on the agency’s website after getting complaints from...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) — KFC gave away 3,000 bottles of sunscreen that it said smelled like fried chicken to drum up buzz for its Extra Crispy chicken....
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 11
About 8,000 four-drawer chests are being recalled because they pose an entrapment hazard if improperly anchored to a wall. Here’s a closer look at...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 12
NEW YORK CITY (AP) — Pfizer will pay about $14 billion to buy cancer drug developer Medivation in a cash deal aimed at fortifying its hold in one of...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 21
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Each year New York farmers give millions of pounds of apples, squash, corn or other agricultural products to the state’s food...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 21
LONOKE, Ark. (AP) —Heavy rain that brought record flooding to Louisiana recently has put a damper on the nation’s harvest of rice, a food staple that...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 4
NEW YORK (AP) — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says Hyundai and Mitsubishi are recalling certain car models because of problems...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 24
Dear Mr. Berko: For many reasons, I think oil and gas is going to move up later this year and in 2017. We have $60,000 in our joint account to...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 24
Dear Mr. Berko: We recently saw you speak and enjoyed your comments on the stock market and economy and your speaking style. Your discussion of...
Published on August 20, 2016 - Page 12
Ohio Turnpike may soon host self-driving car tests TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s toll road, a heavily traveled connector between the East Coast and...
Published on August 19, 2016 - Page 11
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber will soon start using self-driving cars to carry passengers in Pittsburgh, raising the stakes in the race to deploy...
Published on August 18, 2016 - Page 6
MEXICO CITY (AP) —There’s just one place in all of Mexico where you can legally buy a gun. It’s tucked away in an anonymous building on an army base...
Published on August 18, 2016 - Page 22
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks closed barely higher Wednesday as big gains for utilities balanced out losses for retailers like Lowe’s, Target and...
Published on August 17, 2016 - Page 5
DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. intends to have a fully driverless vehicle — no steering wheel, no pedals — on the road within five years. The car will...
Published on August 17, 2016 - Page 6
DENVER (AP) — A puzzling concentration of the greenhouse gas methane over the Southwestern United States appears to come mostly from leaks in natural...
Published on August 17, 2016 - Page 11
NEW YORK (AP) — The re-opening of the World Trade Center mall Tuesday is expected to help transform downtown Manhattan shopping and illustrate how...
Published on August 17, 2016 - Page 12
BOSTON (AP) — In an experiment backed by the federal government, Northeastern University and General Electric are offering a new manufacturing degree...

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