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US economy not as bad in 1st quarter, paving way for rebound

June 25, 2015 WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy contracted in the first three months of the year, just not as much as previously estimate. more »»

NYC: Whole Foods mislabels, overcharges

June 25, 2015 NEW YORK — Whole Foods supermarkets have been routinely overcharging customers by overstating the weight of prepackaged meat, dairy and baked goods, New York City's consumer chief said Wednesda. more »»

Monsanto posts higher 3Q profit

June 25, 2015 WASHINGTON — Monsanto Co. more »»

Senate vote moves Obama’s trade agenda to brink of enactment

June 24, 2015 WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s long-pursued trade agenda took a giant step toward becoming law on Tuesday, and opponents grudgingly conceded they now must fight on less-favorable terrain. more »»

Greece defends ‘harsh’ reforms it promised creditors

June 24, 2015 ATHENS, Greece — Greece’s government on Tuesday defended the “harsh” new budget savings it has offered in talks with creditors, as some of the governing party’s own lawmakers spoke out against them. more »»

Retailers feel pressure on Confederate flag

June 24, 2015 Even as national retailers pull Confederate flags from shelves and websites after the shooting deaths of nine black church members in South Carolina, manufacturers that produce the divisive symbol... more »»

Flight attendants sue Boeing

June 24, 2015 Four flight attendants are suing Boeing, claiming that toxic air from an engine leaked into their plane and made them seriously ill on a 2013 flight. more »»

Europe cautiously optimistic of Greek debt deal this week

June 23, 2015 BRUSSELS — Greece has finally offered economic reforms that creditors consider potentially acceptable, giving Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a couple days to turn a spirit of goodwill into a deal tha... more »»

Here’s why home sales are finally surging

June 23, 2015 WASHINGTON — Real estate has gotten hot again. Home sales are on pace for their best year since 2007. First-time buyers are streaming back into the market. more »»

Airline checked bag fees set 1Q record

June 23, 2015 NEW YORK — U.S. airlines continue to collect record fees from passengers who check suitcases or make changes to their reservations. In the first three months of this year, airlines took in $1. more »»

Dorsey would have to give up Square to be Twitter CEO

June 23, 2015 NEW YORK — Jack Dorsey would have to give up his post at Square if he’s to become CEO of Twitter. more »»

Anthem reaffirms commitment to its $47-billion bid for Cigna

June 23, 2015 Anthem sees its more than $47 billion bid to buy rival Cigna as a way to muscle up on technology that helps consumers and to strengthen its rapidly growing Medicare Advantage business. more »»

Williams rejects ETE bid, mulls possible sale

June 23, 2015 DALLAS — The Williams Cos. rejected a $48 billion buyout offer from Energy Transfer Equity, but said that it may still put the natural-gas pipeline company up for sale. more »»

Game of chicken over Greece risks slipping out of control

June 22, 2015 FRANKFURT, Germany — OK, guys. You can swerve now. more »»

Cybertheft adds to US-China tensions ahead of nearing talks

June 22, 2015 WASHINGTON — Tensions between the U.S. more »»

Italian prosecutors seek to indict Bank of China, 297 people

June 22, 2015 SHANGHAI — Italian prosecutors are seeking to indict 297 people and the Bank of China in connection with a massive money-laundering investigation reported by The Associated Press earlier this month. more »»

Anthem proposes to buy Cigna for $184 per share

June 22, 2015 NEW YORK — After getting the cold shoulder, U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc. said it’s raising its offer to buy smaller rival Cigna Corp. for about $47 billion, including cash and stock. more »»

EPA proposes tougher fuel-efficiency standards for heavy semi-trucks

June 20, 2015 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday proposed tough new standards to improve fuel efficiency and reduce carbon dioxide pollution from trucks and vans, the latest move by President Barack... more »»

Unemployment rates rose in half of US states

June 20, 2015 WASHINGTON — Unemployment rates rose in 25 U.S. states last month, driven higher in many cases by more people who began looking for work but didn’t immediately find jobs. more »»



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