6:54 am, December 18, 2014

Business News

US stocks open slightly higher; Oil gains

US stocks open slightly higher; Crude oil price recovers after long decline

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 10:50am EST

China, Turkey, Angola slip in global graft index

Survey by anti-graft group shows China, Turkey, Angola slipping in global corruption index

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 10:50am EST

US productivity grew at 2.3 percent rate in 3Q

US productivity grew at 2.3 percent rate in third quarter while labor costs fell

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 10:32am EST

Russian ruble bounces off another record low

Embattled Russian ruble bounces off another record low amid talk of central bank intervention

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 10:20am EST

Eurozone economy edging toward another recession

Survey finds eurozone economy teetering on the brink of another recession

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 09:20am EST

Promotions, gas prices boost US auto sales

Black Friday deals, low gas prices draw US new car buyers in November

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 08:34am EST

In emails, Jobs determined to keep iPod Apple-only

Plaintiffs' attorneys say Jobs emails show CEO wanted to keep iPod free of rival stores' songs

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 08:32am EST

GOP seeks year-end plan on funding, immigration

GOP eyes plan to avoid government shutdown, mount immigration challenge to Obama

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 07:36am EST

Deflation looms as Europe's economic bugbear

With prices barely rising, preventing deflation becomes key concern in European policymaking

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 07:00am EST

France, under EU pressure, pledges lower deficit

France predicts lower deficit next year _ but still won't meet EU targets

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 04:40am EST

Fires involving lithium batteries on planes

Lithium batteries have been involved in a series of fires on planes, in aircraft cargo

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 04:30am EST

Iraqi government reaches major oil deal with Kurds

Iraqi government reaches oil deal with Kurdish region to resolve longstanding dispute

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 04:18am EST

Japan, China stocks lead Asia gains on yen, data

Japan, China stocks lead Asian shares higher as yen hits 7-year low, Dow hits record high

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 03:40am EST

Fiery risk? Air shipments of batteries questioned

Fiery risk? Tests raise worry that battery shipments on passenger planes could catch fire

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 03:22am EST

Change of leadership in Crimea means property grab

In Crimea now under Russia, change of leaders, nationhood means large-scale grab for property

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 03:22am EST

New Swedish government faces crisis over budget

Swedish left-leaning minority government in crisis after facing defeat over budget

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 12:06am EST

Gift Guide: How to choose a new cellphone

Gift Guide: Buying a new phone? Here are some things to consider before hitting stores

Tuesday - 12/02/2014, 11:34pm EST

Thanksgiving deals shift S. Korea shopping habits

Thanksgiving bargains change shopping habits in S. Korea as high local prices questioned

Tuesday - 12/02/2014, 11:14pm EST

Rolling along: RV industry maintains momentum

RV industry approaching pre-recession shipments to dealers as recovery continues

Tuesday - 12/02/2014, 05:58pm EST

Supreme Court considers Facebook threats case

Supreme Court considers free speech rights of threatening language on Facebook

Tuesday - 12/02/2014, 05:40pm EST
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