By GEIR MOULSON | September 14, 2014 1:55 pmAnti-euro party strong in German state votes
Hundreds of workers on strike at Lear Corp. plant
Associated Press | September 13, 2014 11:36 amHundreds of workers protesting what some are calling fast-food-like wages walked off the job Saturday at a Lear Corp. plant in northwest Indiana that makes automotive seats, beginning a strike that could affect a major Ford assembly plant in Chicago.
China's industrial output slows to 6.9 percent
Associated Press | September 13, 2014 12:42 amChina's factory output in August slowed to 6.9 percent from a year earlier amid waning export demand and a slump in real estate development that has undermined steel and cement production, according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics.
US, EU levy sanctions on Russia despite cease-fire
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 10:42 pmUnsatisfied with a fragile cease-fire in Ukraine, the United States and the European Union levied new sanctions Friday against major Russian banks and defense companies, as well as penalties aimed at curtailing Russia's ability to develop oil and gas projects.
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 2:48 pmMaybe there is such a thing as too many breadsticks.
Options abound for selling used mobile phones
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 1:24 pmApple's latest iPhones begin shipping later this month, a move bound to inspire many fans of the popular smartphone to ditch their current models in favor of the bigger, sleeker iPhone 6 or iPhone 6...
Figures on government spending and debt
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 1:07 pmFigures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.
INFLUENCE GAME: Chemical trade tries to shape regs
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 9:42 amThe powerful chemical industry is putting its lobbying muscle behind legislation that would establish standards for chemicals used in products from household goods to cellphones and plastic water bottles -- but also make it tougher for states to enact their own regulations.
US sanctions target key Russia economic sectors
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 9:12 amThe United States hit Russia Friday with a new round of economic sanctions, levying penalties on Russia's largest bank and expanding financing restrictions on major energy and defense companies.
US retail sales rise in August on auto sales
Associated Press | September 12, 2014 8:12 amAuto buying drove U.S. retail sales higher in August, a possible sign that job growth in recent months has led to accelerated consumer spending.
Yahoo says gov't threatened $250,000 a day fine
Associated Press | September 11, 2014 6:00 pmYahoo said Thursday the government threatened to fine the company $250,000 a day if it did not comply with demands to go along with an expansion of U.S. surveillance by surrendering online information, a step the company regarded as unconstitutional.
USDA boosts corn, soybean harvest to new records
Associated Press | September 11, 2014 4:54 pmThe nation's corn and soybean farmers will bring in by far the largest harvest ever this year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday in a new report.
FDA panel backs Novo Nordisk injection for obesity
Associated Press | September 11, 2014 3:19 pmFederal health experts say a diabetes drug from Novo Nordisk should be approved for a new use in treating obesity.
Hertz to add 3 Icahn candidates to board
Associated Press | September 11, 2014 2:36 pmalso known as a poison pill -- to 20 percent from 10 percent. Now a person or group would have to amass a 20 percent stake in the company before triggering measures to thwart a hostile takeover.
How the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday
Associated Press | September 11, 2014 2:06 pmStocks ended the day mixed after gains for dividend-rich utilities stocks largely offset a slump in health care companies. Investors are struggling to find an impetus to push prices higher with the...
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