Business and Finance

Published on January 25, 2022 - Page 5
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks recovered from big early losses Monday as investors jumped in before the closing bell. The Dow Jones Industrial Average...
Published on January 24, 2022 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) — Count 30-year-old Ethan Miller among that subset of Americans who are actually eager to file their taxes once income tax filing...
Published on January 24, 2022 - Page 10
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline is up a penny over the past two weeks, to $3.40 per gallon. Industry...
Published on January 23, 2022 - Page 7
Retail sales took an unexpected dip in December in what could be a signal that persistently rising inflation is prompting a pullback in consumer...
Published on January 23, 2022 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — First, Amazon competed with malls. Now, it’s moving inside one. The online retailing giant said Thursday it plans to open a clothing...
Published on January 22, 2022 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell again on Wall Street Friday, capping off the worst weekly drop for the S&P 500 since the start of the pandemic....
Published on January 21, 2022 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) —The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level in three months as the fast-spreading omicron...
Published on January 20, 2022 - Page 4
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling about 200,000 cars to fix a problem that can stop the brake lights from turning off. The recall covers certain 2014...
Published on January 20, 2022 - Page 18
Starbucks nixes vaccine mandate SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks is no longer requiring its U.S. workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19, reversing a plan...
Published on January 19, 2022 - Page 5
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft is paying nearly $70 billion for Activision Blizzard, the maker of “Candy Crush” and “Call of Duty.” The all-cash $...
Published on January 18, 2022 - Page 8
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The family of a delivery driver who died last month when a tornado collapsed the central Illinois Amazon facility where he...
Published on January 17, 2022 - Page 4
LOS ANGELES — On an isolated farm, greenhouses stand in regimental order, sheltered by a fringe of trees. Inside are hundreds of head-high cannabis...
Published on January 16, 2022 - Page 4
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Biden administration is moving to tighten oversight of projects that benefitted from Trump-era loosened water protections. But...
Published on January 15, 2022 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Shkreli must return $64.6 million in profits he and his former company reaped from jacking up the price and monopolizing the...
Published on January 14, 2022 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — After several months of positioning himself to run, ex-hedge fund CEO David McCormick is entering Pennsylvania’s campaign for U.S....
Published on January 14, 2022 - Page 15
WASHINGTON (AP) —The House committee investigating the Capitol insurrection has issued subpoenas targeting Twitter, Meta, Reddit and YouTube....
Published on January 13, 2022 - Page 9
Inflation pressures consumers, officials WASHINGTON (AP) — Inflation jumped at its fastest pace in nearly 40 years last month, a 7% spike from a...
Published on January 12, 2022 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Tuesday that high inflation is a serious threat to the Fed’s goal of helping put more...
Published on January 12, 2022 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America slashed the amount it charges customers when they spend more than they have in their accounts and plans to eliminate...
Published on January 11, 2022 - Page 5
NEW YORK (AP) — Take-Two Interactive, maker of Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption, is buying Zynga, maker of FarmVille and Words With Friends,...
Published on January 10, 2022 - Page 3
As the raging omicron variant of COVID-19 infects workers across the nation, millions of those whose jobs don’t provide paid sick days are having to...
Published on January 8, 2022 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —The nation’s unemployment rate fell in December to 3.9% — a pandemic low — even as employers added a modest 199,000 jobs. It’s...
Published on January 7, 2022 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) —The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week but remained at historically low levels. The numbers...
Published on January 6, 2022 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. health officials said Wednesday they are not changing the qualifications for being “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19. But...
Published on January 6, 2022 - Page 9
PITTSFIELD TWP., Mich. (AP) — The competition among U.S. automakers for a still-small pool of consumers seeking electric vehicles is quickly...
Published on January 6, 2022 - Page 10
Parents who send their children to a day care center in Arlington, Texas, will be able to breathe easier after the city refused to let a major energy...
Published on January 5, 2022 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) — A record 4.5 million American workers quit their jobs in November, a sign of confidence and more evidence that the U.S. job market...
Published on January 4, 2022 - Page 8
The U.S. is expanding COVID-19 boosters as it confronts the omicron surge, with the Food and Drug Administration allowing extra Pfizer shots for...
Published on January 4, 2022 - Page 9
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street got 2022 off to a solid start Monday with more record highs for the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average....
Published on January 1, 2022 - Page 9
WASHINGTON (AP) —“Winnie the Pooh” and “The Sun Also Rises” are going public. A.A. Milne’s beloved children’s book and Ernest Hemingway’s classic...