3:34 am, April 18, 2015

Business News

US stocks open mixed following news of Kraft acquisition

US stocks turn mixed in early trading after Heinz unveils deal to buy Kraft

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 11:30am EDT

German business confidence posts 5th straight increase

German business confidence post better-than-expected increase as lower euro helps economy

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 10:50am EDT

AP tracked supply chain of slave caught fish to US

AP tracked the supply chain of slave caught fish to top US retailers

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 10:45am EDT

Hungary says EU to OK Russian fuel deal for nuclear plant

Hungary says it has reached deal with EU on Russian fuel supply for expanding nuclear plant

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 10:40am EDT

World stocks drift as Fed, China weakness weigh

World stocks drift as US rate rise prospect, weak China outlook weigh on sentiment

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 10:40am EDT

Abolish the IRS? Easy to say, but awfully hard to do

It's a conservative applause line - abolish the IRS! - but impractical for a tax-fueled gov't

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 09:42am EDT

Lufthansa holds moment of silence for France crash victims

Pilots, executives, employees at Lufthansa remember victims of flight crash in France

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 07:48am EDT

Why Germanwings flight might have crashed over the Alps

Likely reasons why Germanwings Flight 9525 might have crashed over the Alps

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 07:36am EDT

Iraq's February oil exports below planned level for IS fight

Iraq's oil exports in February below planned, depriving nation of funds to fight Islamic State

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 07:10am EDT

Asia stocks drift lower as Fed, China weakness weigh

Asia stocks drift mostly lower as US rate rise prospect, weak China outlook weigh on sentiment

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 05:04am EDT

Lawmaker questions maker of scopes tied to 'superbug' issues

Pressure rises on maker of scopes tied to 'superbug' outbreaks as lawmaker seeks information

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 04:40am EDT

Australia gives conditional support to China-proposed bank

Australian leader backs China-proposed bank as long as it is transparent, not run by Beijing

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 04:10am EDT

Contrasting portraits presented of woman in gender bias case

Lawyers paint contrasting portraits of woman who filed Silicon Valley gender bias lawsuit

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 04:10am EDT

Crash is Germanwings' first fatal accident since 2002 start

French plane crash is first fatal accident for Germanwings, Lufthansa's low-cost unit

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 03:30am EDT

Taylor Swift, Microsoft among those buying up .porn suffixes

Taylor Swift, Harvard, Microsoft among those buying up .porn, .adult suffixes as a precaution

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 03:10am EDT

Plane crash kills 150 people in French Alps; black box found

German jet crashes in French Alps with 150 on board after 8-minute plunge; black box recovered

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 02:22am EDT

US stock indexes end lower

US stock market ends the day lower, led by utility stocks

Tuesday - 03/24/2015, 11:30pm EDT

Lexmark agrees to buy software maker Kofax for $1 billion

Lexmark says it will pay $1B for software maker Kofax, expanding its enterprise software unit

Tuesday - 03/24/2015, 09:48pm EDT

High nursing home bills squeeze insurers, driving rates up

High nursing home bills hit insurers; more scale back long-term care policies or push rates up

Tuesday - 03/24/2015, 09:28pm EDT
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