5:10 pm, December 22, 2014

Business News

Fed to be 'patient' about a rate hike; stocks soar

Fed promises 'patient' approach in determining when to raise interest rates

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 12:24am EST

Avon Products settles bribery charges for $135M

Avon Products settles bribery charges in New York for $135M as its China unit pleads guilty

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 11:40pm EST

Apple wins class-action lawsuit over iPod prices

After just a few hours of deliberation, jury finds in favor of Apple in iPod class-action suit

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 08:44pm EST

Russians flock to stores to pre-empt price rises

Russians flock to stores, snapping up consumer goods before prices rise due to sinking ruble

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 07:40pm EST

NYC premiere of Rogen film canceled as threats fly

Sony barraged by more leaks, lawsuits, theaters pulling Rogen film after hackers' 9/11 threats

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 07:36pm EST

Democrat Lauren McFerran sworn in as new labor board member

Democrat Laruen McFerran sworn in as new NLRB member, maintaining 3-2 Democratic majority

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 07:30pm EST

Sanford giving $25M for South Dakota scholarships

Sanford giving $25 million to South Dakota technical school scholarships to help fill jobs

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 07:25pm EST

Sony facing 2 suits by ex-workers over data breach

More former Sony employees file class action lawsuit over data breach, leak of personal info

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 06:02pm EST

Yellen: Push unemployment rate lower to spur inflation

Fed chair accepting of lower jobless rate to cause inflation to rise to 2 percent target

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 05:40pm EST

Yellen sees rates staying near zero in early 2015

Fed Chair Yellen expects key rate to stay low for 'at least' first 3 months of 2015

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 05:30pm EST

Ex-coal CEO seeks W.Va. mine blast trial delay

Ex-coal CEO charged in West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 wants trial moved, delayed

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 04:40pm EST

US stocks jump as Fed promises 'patient' approach

US stocks snap higher as Fed promises a 'patient' approach on rates; oil price steadies

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 04:29pm EST

Obama: time to boost travel, commerce with Cuba

Obama says increasing travel, commerce, flow of information to benefit both Americans, Cubans

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 04:10pm EST

US Fed slashes inflation forecast for 2015

US Fed slashes inflation forecast for 2015; sees stronger growth this year

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 03:50pm EST

Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support

Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support following hacker threats

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 03:22pm EST

Dow jumps after Fed pledges patience in rate hikes

Dow jumps as much as 300 after Fed promises patience in determining when to raise rates

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 02:57pm EST

FedEx misses Street 2Q forecasts, but profit jumps 23 pct

FedEx 2Q profit jumps 23 percent, but performance misses expectations

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:42pm EST

Hawaii lava on course to hit gas station, stores

Hawaii officials: Lava on course to hit shopping center with gas station in 7 to 10 days

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:38pm EST

Nigerian budget slashed by slumping oil prices

Nigerian budget slashed by slumping oil prices; minister points to incentive to diversify

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:28pm EST

UK government to sell more shares in Lloyds bank

British government to sell some of its stake in part-nationalized Lloyds Banking Group

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:20pm EST
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