3:54 pm, April 18, 2015

Business News

Labels to say how many calories in that Johnnie Walker shot

Diageo, owner of Johnnie Walker and Guinness, starting nutrition and alcohol content labels

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 07:50pm EDT

Alaska fishermen's vote highlights rift in marketing group

Alaska fishermen consider ending tax, leaving marketing group that has boosted their earnings

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 06:28pm EDT

Applications for US jobless aid barely rose last week

US unemployment benefit applications just slightly up last week, a sign of further job gains

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 04:40pm EDT

US stock market sinks as price of crude oil resumes a slide

US stocks slip as oil price fades, bringing down energy sector; Apple joins Dow industrials

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 04:37pm EDT

Penn State president says fraternity system may need review

Penn State president says nude photos scandal shows need for possible fraternity system review

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 04:20pm EDT

Congress sends Obama bill to kill a labor board rule

Despite veto threat, GOP-controlled Congress votes to kill labor board rule backed by unions

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 02:40pm EDT

Test security now means checking social media for cheaters

Standardized test security now means monitoring social media _ and some aren't OK with that

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 01:39pm EDT

Gauge of US economy up modest 0.2 percent in February

Gauge of US economy posts modest 0.2 percent February gain, matching previous month's advance

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 01:38pm EDT

Thousands stranded as Lufthansa strike grounds flights

Germany's Lufthansa cancels dozens of long-haul flights as pilots stage strike

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 01:35pm EDT

Manufacturing in Philly area grows at slightly slower pace

Manufacturing activity in Philadelphia region expands at slightly slower pace in March

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 01:10pm EDT

Kuwait oil minister: No plans for emergency OPEC meeting

Kuwait says it will stick to agreed output targets, has no plans for emergency OPEC meeting

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 12:50pm EDT

Honda adds 105,000 vehicles to driver's air bag recall

Honda expands driver's air bag recall in US, adding 105,000 older Pilots, Civics and Accords

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 12:40pm EDT

Bush served on board of Florida timber firm facing lawsuits

Before Jeb Bush resigned its board, a Florida firm faced 6 lawsuits from investors, nonprofit

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 12:08pm EDT

As Explorer loses ground, Microsoft readies new web browser

No longer the star web browser, Microsoft's Internet Explorer seems headed for supporting role

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 11:56am EDT

Yellow cabs now outnumbered by Uber cars on NYC streets

New York City's storied yellow cabs now outnumbered by smartphone-connected Uber cars

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 11:48am EDT

Putin urges billionaires to bring money back to Russia

Putin urges business leaders to return funds to Russia and hinted at further sanctions

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 11:46am EDT

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.78 percent

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.78 percent; 15-year rate down to 3.06 percent

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 11:26am EDT

Fed redefines the unemployment range it considers acceptable

The Fed is redefining the range of unemployment it considers acceptable

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 11:26am EDT

US stocks open slightly lower, giving back some gains

US stocks open slightly lower, giving back some of their gains from the day before

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 11:20am EDT

US current account trade deficit widens to $113.5 billion

US current account deficit widens 14.7 percent in October-December quarter to $113.5 billion

Thursday - 03/19/2015, 10:46am EDT
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