2:11 pm, September 2, 2014

Business News

Irish tax take jumps, signals kinder 2015 budget

Ireland's surging tax take eases deficit, augurs better 2015 budget after 6 years of austerity

Updated 08 minutes, 36 seconds ago

It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat

Anger at 30,000 feet: Airline passengers on cramped jets are fighting one another for legroom

Updated 08 minutes, 39 seconds ago

Halliburton reaches $1B Gulf oil spill settlement

Halliburton reaches $1B settlement of plaintiff suits from Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Updated 11 minutes, 43 seconds ago

Dominion, Duke propose $5B natural gas pipeline

Dominion, Duke propose huge new natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to North Carolina

Updated 11 minutes, 45 seconds ago

Seismic activity calms down near Iceland volcano

Fire fountains, huge steam plumes rise from Iceland lava eruption, seismic activity calms down

Updated 14 minutes, 41 seconds ago

1-800-FLOWERS buying Harry & David for $142.5M

1-800-FLOWERS buying Harry & David for $142.5 million

Updated 14 minutes, 49 seconds ago

Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

Historic bankruptcy trial starting in Detroit; city hopes to wipe out billions in debt

Updated 15 minutes, 00 seconds ago

US manufacturing grows at fastest pace in 3½ years

US manufacturing expanded in August at fastest pace in 3½ years as orders and production rose

Updated 20 minutes, 59 seconds ago

US stock market turns lower in afternoon trading

US stocks move lower in afternoon trading as investors await key economic events

Updated 21 minutes, 06 seconds ago

Some fear auto industry returning to bad habits

Risky business: Some analysts, insiders fear auto industry returning to bad habits of the past

Updated 21 minutes, 37 seconds ago

Dollar General raises Family Dollar bid to $9.1B

Dollar General lifts offer for Family Dollar to about $9.1B, willing to divest more stores

Updated 21 minutes, 43 seconds ago

Ukraine economy at risk, may need another bailout

IMF says Ukraine could need billions in additional aid if fighting persists

Updated 27 minutes, 37 seconds ago

Tax forms could pose challenge for

Those with health coverage through Obama's law may face a challenge in getting tax-return form

Updated 31 minutes, 48 seconds ago

Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors

$2.4 billion Revel casino shuts its doors, just over 2 years after hopeful opening

Updated 51 minutes, 34 seconds ago

Swiss urged to toughen anti-corruption law

Advocacy group says Switzerland should toughen laws on financial corruption

Updated 51 minutes, 38 seconds ago

US stocks are mostly lower at midday

US stocks are mostly lower in midday trading as investors await central bank meetings

Updated 51 minutes, 38 seconds ago

US construction spending up 1.8 percent in July

US construction spending rebounds 1.8 percent in July, biggest gain in more than 2 years

Updated 1 hours, 03 minutes ago

New York: Bank didn't lend to blacks in Buffalo

New York attorney general accuses lender of refusing to lend to African-Americans in Buffalo

Updated 1 hours, 31 minutes ago

Private equity firm to buy Compuware for $2.5B

Private equity firm Thoma Bravo to buy software developer Compuware for $2.5 billion

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 12:08pm EDT

Top South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinet

South America's elusive LulzSecPeru hackers embarrass politicians with dumped emails

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 12:07pm EDT

Judge rejects $324.5M settlement of tech wage case

Judge rejects $324.5M settlement of case casting Apple, Google as leaders of jobs conspiracy

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:40pm EDT
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