Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
GM predicts earnings, profit margin rise in 2015

January 15, 2015 DETROIT — General Motors says it expects pretax earnings and profit margins to increase this year over last, after adjusting last year for recall costs. more »»

Fed survey finds moderate economic growth

January 15, 2015 WASHINGTON — The U.. more »»

Senate Democrats look to tweak bill on Keystone XL pipeline

January 14, 2015 WASHINGTON — Democrats hoped to use Senate consideration of the Keystone XL oil pipeline to get Republicans on the record about climate change and to resurrect parts of a bipartisan energy efficienc... more »»

World Bank cuts 2015 forecast for global economy

January 14, 2015 WASHINGTON — The World Bank, citing stagnation in Europe and Japan and a slowdown in China, downgraded its forecast for the global economy this year. more »»

Gov’t predicts shale slowdown as oil falls

January 14, 2015 NEW YORK — As oil's long slide continued, the Energy Department forecast Tuesday that production from U.S. shale operators will begin to tail off in the second half of the year. more »»

US job openings at 14-year high

January 14, 2015 WASHINGTON — The rapid hiring that made 2014 a stellar year for job gains is showing no sign of slowing down. U.. more »»

Chipotle: No pork at a third of restaurants

January 14, 2015 NEW YORK — Chipotle says it stopped serving pork at hundreds of its restaurants after suspending a supplier that violated its standards. more »»

GM’s new electric vehicle could upstage Tesla — and its own Volt

January 13, 2015 DETROIT — With the introduction of an affordable electric car that can go 200 miles on a single charge, General Motors sets up a showdown with Tesla to sell an electric vehicle to the masses. more »»

With tech advances come privacy risks

January 13, 2015 WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday proposed strengthening laws against identity theft by requiring notification when consumer information is hacked and protecting students’ private data. more »»

PC industry struggling, sales decline leveling off

January 13, 2015 SAN FRANCISCO — The global market for personal computers is still weak, after two years of declining sales, although researchers cited some positive signs in a pair of sales reports issued Monday. more »»

Got help paying for health care?

January 13, 2015 WASHINGTON — If you’re among the millions of consumers who got financial help for health insurance last year under President Barack Obama’s law, better keep an eye on your mailbox. more »»

2 airlines targeted in attempted miles theft

January 13, 2015 Thieves with stolen usernames and passwords have broken into customer accounts at American and United airlines and in some cases booked free trips or upgrades. more »»

Millions more to get their credit score for free

January 13, 2015 NEW YORK — Millions more people will have free access to their FICO credit score this year. more »»

Why US inflation stays ultra-low while job growth is surging

January 12, 2015 WASHINGTON — This isn’t explained in Econ 101. Month after month, U.S. hiring keeps rising, and unemployment keeps falling. Eventually, pay and inflation are supposed to start surging in response. more »»

High court case could foil government suits over job bias

January 12, 2015 WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court could put the brakes on the Obama administration’s growing crackdown against companies facing claims of discrimination against women, minorities and other protected... more »»

Activist investor fights over DuPont's future

January 10, 2015 NEW YORK — A fight for control of DuPont Co. more »»

Steel company lays off 500 employees

January 10, 2015 BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. — A steel company that caters to the energy industry is laying off 500 employees at facilities in Conroe, Texas, and at Blytheville. more »»

Parties near settlement for oil train victims

January 10, 2015 PORTLAND, Maine — Parties involved in a proposed $200 million settlement fund for victims of a fiery train disaster that killed 47 people asked a Canadian judge Friday to give them until September t... more »»

How lower oil prices could fuel more hiring in US

January 9, 2015 WASHINGTON — In June, when oil cost $107 a barrel, U.S. employers added a healthy number of jobs — 267,000. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for: