10:42 am, March 1, 2015

Business News

A123 sues Apple, says it poached battery engineers

Battery maker A123 sues Apple for poaching staff amid rreports of electric car development

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 01:20pm EST

White House: Higher wages needed to make up for stagnation

White House economic report: Higher wages needed to make up for past paycheck stagnation

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 01:08pm EST

Applications for US unemployment aid plummet to 283,000

Applications for US unemployment benefits fall to 283,000, latest sign of improving job market

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 01:02pm EST

Factory activity improves at slower rate in Philly region

Manufacturers growing at weaker pace in Philadelphia area for third straight month

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 12:42pm EST

Ukraine finance chief: West, IMF won't flag in bailout aid

Ukrainian Finance Minister Jaresko rejects notion of post-Greece 'bailout fatigue' by lenders

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 12:39pm EST

Nestle profits rise, but held back by weak pricing in Europe

Nestle sees bottom line up sharply on one-time gains, cites deflationary pressures in Europe

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 11:20am EST

Ball buying metal beverage can maker Rexam in $6.64B deal

Ball buying metal beverage can maker Rexam in cash-and-stock deal valued at about $6.64B

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 11:00am EST

Freddie Mac 4Q profit drops sharply, plans to pay dividend

Mortgage giant Freddie Mac posts $227M profit in 4Q; paying $900M dividend to government

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 10:46am EST

Germany gives cold response to Greece's loan request

Germany responds coldly to Greek government's request for 6-month rescue loan extension

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 08:50am EST

ECB feared stimulus wasn't working _ so it added a trillion

Account illustrates ECB debate over stimulus, likelihood of deflation in eurozone

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 08:50am EST

Japan trade deficit sinks 58 pct in Jan on lower oil prices

Japan trade deficit contracts 58 percent in January, on recovering exports, falling oil prices

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 08:42am EST

China holiday makes business, cultural waves around world

As China goes on holiday for Lunar New Year, business and cultural impact felt globally

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 07:50am EST

In Europe, cheaper goods help consumer but also pose risks

Cheaper goods in Europe are helping shoppers, but increase longer-term risks to economy

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 07:46am EST

APNewsBreak: Feds say Wal-Mart was biased against lesbians

APNewsBreak: Feds say Wal-Mart was biased against lesbians who sought health coverage

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 07:20am EST

Greece: Loan extension request will satisfy Europe, Greece

Greek Finance Minister cautiously optimistic of deal with European creditors by Friday

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 04:10am EST

How to handle an employee's offensive social media post

When employees offend on social media, an owner's best option may be to show them the door

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 03:16am EST

Man charged in biggest US hacking scheme pleads not guilty

Russian citizen charged in largest hacking case ever prosecuted in US pleads not guilty

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 03:00am EST

White House: Health law sign-ups top 11M

White House: Health law sign-ups estimated to top 11M as enrollment season winds down

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 02:44am EST

Ferris wheel, zip line, inlet eateries OK'd in Atlantic City

Atlantic City council approves non-gambling fun including Ferris wheel, zip line, restaurants

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 12:33am EST

Blast devastates refinery, sends ash raining down on area

Blast devastates part of California refinery, injuring 4 and sending ash raining down on area

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 09:28pm EST

Coke benefits from higher prices in North America

Coca-Cola beats after cost-cutting, higher prices in North America; profit down 55 percent

Wednesday - 02/11/2015, 07:16am EST
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