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House passes bill aimed at expediting natural gas exports
Issued: January 28, 2015

WASHINGTON — Continuing its charge on energy, the Republican-controlled House on Wednesday passed a bill aimed at expediting approvals of natural...

Fed stays 'patient' on rates while noting improving economy
Issued: January 28, 2015
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve reiterated Wednesday that it will be "patient" in raising interest rates from record lows even as the U.S....
After setting iPhone record, what does Apple do next?
Issued: January 28, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That...
Boeing reports 4Q profit of $1.47 billion on airplane sales
Issued: January 28, 2015

DALLAS — Demand for commercial airliners boosted Boeing Co.'s fourth-quarter profit by 19 percent, topping Wall Street expectations by a wide...

California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat
Issued: January 28, 2015
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California health officials say electronic cigarettes are a health threat, especially to children, and should be strictly...
Stocks fade late as oil dips, Fed gives investors pause
Issued: January 28, 2015
Investors struggled to figure out a barrage of signals from the Federal Reserve, oil markets and Corporate America Wednesday, and stocks fell sharply...
How much snow fell vs. how much was forecast
Issued: January 28, 2015
A look at some snowfall totals across the Northeast as of Wednesday after a massive winter storm and the National Weather Service's forecast snow...
Judge says Caesars bankruptcy case will be held in Illinois
Issued: January 28, 2015
WILMINGTON, Del. A federal judge in Delaware ruled Wednesday that the Chapter 11 case of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp. will proceed in...
As the cost of gasoline shrinks, small businesses think big
Issued: January 28, 2015

NEW YORK — For small business owners who deliver goods and services via car, truck or SUV, lower gas prices have brought more customers within...

German automakers lobby for US-EU trade deal
Issued: January 28, 2015

BERLIN — German automakers are throwing their support behind a new trade deal being negotiated between the European Union and the United...

Nissan recalls SUVs to fix electrical shorts, hood latches
Issued: January 28, 2015
DETROIT — Nissan is recalling nearly 768,000 SUVs worldwide to fix faulty hood latches and electrical shorts that could cause fires. ...
Ford recalls cars, vans for door latch and seat belt trouble
Issued: January 28, 2015
DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford is recalling more than 221,000 cars and vans to fix problems with door latches and seat belts. ...
Fed is expected to remain 'patient' about a first rate hike
Issued: January 28, 2015

WASHINGTON — As the Federal Reserve ends its latest policy meeting Wednesday, it is widely expected to repeat the pledge it made in December: That...

NYC economy lost $200M from fizzled storm, transit shutdown
Issued: January 28, 2015
NEW YORK — New York City lost an estimated $200 million in economic activity in the fizzled snowstorm and decision to shut down the transit system — a...
Sony to cut 1,000 jobs in smartphone business
Issued: January 27, 2015
Sony Corp plans to cut 1,000 more jobs in its smartphone division, mainly in Europe and China,according to a Nikkei daily business report. ...
Boston area hit by howling blizzard; New York gets off easy
Issued: January 27, 2015
BOSTON — A howling blizzard with wind gusts over 70 mph heaped snow on Boston along with other stretches of lower New England and Long Island on...
Safety board: Systemic flaws in gas pipelines oversight
Issued: January 27, 2015
WASHINGTON — Accident investigators say there are systemic weaknesses in the way natural gas providers protect against the rupture of major,...
US company outlooks worry investors, sending stocks lower
Issued: January 27, 2015

U.S. stocks are closing lower after disappointing outlooks from Caterpillar and Microsoft raised worries about future profit growth at...

Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic
Issued: January 27, 2015
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilling,...
P&G fiscal 2Q earnings drop 31%, hurt by exchange rates
Issued: January 27, 2015

Procter & Gamble's second-quarter earnings sank 31 percent as the strong U.S. dollar cut into the performance of the world's largest...

US consumer confidence jumps to 7 ˝-year high in January
Issued: January 27, 2015

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer confidence shot up in January to the highest level since August 2007.

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New York City's last matzo factory closing after 90 years
Issued: January 27, 2015
Streit’s is closing its doors after 90 years of producing the trademark Jewish bread – it my not be the city’s fault, but it is New York’s loss. ...
US home price gains slow in November on weaker sales
Issued: January 27, 2015
WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices rose at a modest pace in November, held back by weaker sales and a limited number of available houses. ...
Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche issue recalls for fuel leaks
Issued: January 27, 2015
DETROIT — Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling about 27,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. to fix fuel leak problems.
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Orders for US durable goods fell 3.4 percent in December
Issued: January 27, 2015
WASHINGTON-- Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods dropped sharply in December, dragged lower by a big decline in demand for commercial aircraft....


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