3:28 pm, December 20, 2014

Business News

Wall Street, strong dollar push Asian stocks up

Record highs on Wall Street, strong dollar set off rise on Nikkei, as well as rest of Asia

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 03:16am EST

For holidays, seasonal flavors bring sales boon

Candy cane lip balm, white chocolate chips; seasonal flavors let companies cash in on holidays

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:58am EST

Growth for US health tab may have hit bottom

US health spending grew 3.6 percent in 2013; lowest rate on record. Gov't forecasts speed-up

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:48am EST

100 layoffs at 2 Southern California newspapers

100 employees laid off at Orange County Register, Riverside Press-Enterprise

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 12:50am EST

Western sanctions, ruble crash hit Russians hard

Yes, we have no oysters: Sanctions, ruble crash hit Russian wallets as prices rise

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 11:52pm EST

Sony denies it will soon name N Korea as hacker

Sony Pictures says report that it will soon name North Korea as source of hack is "inaccurate"

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 09:40pm EST

House votes to extend tax breaks through December

House votes to extend massive package of expired tax breaks _ but only through end of month

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 06:30pm EST

Obama offers candor, insights in Q&A with top CEOs

In rare glimpse, Obama offers candor, insights in discussion with CEOs

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 06:24pm EST

Honda to expand air bag recall nationwide

Honda will expand driver's side air bag recall beyond high-humidity areas

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 05:30pm EST

Michigan man gets 30 years for $46.5M Ponzi scheme

Michigan man gets 30 years in prison for $46.5M Ponzi scheme that bilked elderly investors

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

US stocks extend record run ahead of jobs report

US stocks extend record run ahead of jobs report; Materials, industrial companies lead gains

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

What's a CRomnibus? Washington creates a word

What's a CRomnibus? Washington insiders create a word in budget fight

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 04:10pm EST

Fed survey finds improvement across US economy

Fed survey shows consumer spending, manufacturing, job gains driving US economic expansion

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 03:50pm EST

Europe agrees to fund Ariane 6 orbital launcher

European Space Agency gets funding to develop Ariane 6 orbital launcher, continue Mars mission

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 03:50pm EST

Google buys 12 acres in Los Angeles

Google expands Los Angeles presence with purchase of 12 acres of vacant land in Playa Vista

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 03:20pm EST

How taking a small business risk creates rewards

Starting a small business is risky, but successful owners can improve their economic prospects

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 02:26pm EST

US services firms growing more quickly

Growth in US services firms accelerates in November, points to stronger growth

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 01:44pm EST

Survey: US companies added 208,000 jobs last month

ADP survey: US businesses hired at a steady pace in November, reflecting confidence in growth

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 12:44pm EST

US stocks trade slightly higher; Oil gains

US stocks edge higher on good news about the economy; Energy sector leads as oil price gains

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 12:19pm EST

Lufthansa to launch budget long-haul next year

Lufthansa says it will launch budget long-haul services at end of 2015; pilots set new strike

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 11:30am EST
  • 22